Ellen M. Zwiebel, Lake Geneva, WI (1925-2013)
May 11, 1925 - October 30, 2013
Ellen M. Zwiebel, 88, of Lake Geneva, WI, died Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, at the Williams Bay Care Center, Williams Bay. Ellen was born May 11, 1925, in Elkhorn, WI, the daughter of Arthur and Violet (Baker) Vant. She was united in marriage to LeRoy Zwiebel on May 14, 1949, in Lake Geneva, WI, and he preceded her in death April 14, 1985. She was a lifelong resident of Lake Geneva, and was employed at John L. Chaney Instruments Company during World War II.
Surviving are her two sons, Steven Zwiebel of Lake Geneva, and Edward (Mary) Zwiebel, also of Lake Geneva; two grandchildren, Brad and Robert Champeny; three great-grandchildren: Mikayla, Fiona and Tyler Champeny; one sister, Joyce Aldrich of Avalon, WI; two brothers, Lawrence Vant of Lake Geneva, and Arnold Vant of Caro, MI; a brother-in-law, Earl Border of Mt. Vernon, WA; and 18 nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Alice Border.
Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, at the OAK HILL CEMETERY. STEINKE FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES are assisting the family with the arrangements. For online obituary and guest registry, go to: www.steinkefuneralhomeinc.com.