Arlene M. Wunder


Arlene M. Wunder, age 90 of Highland, IL, died Monday, November 18, 2019, at her home in Highland, IL.

She was born on Saturday, January 12, 1929, in Milwaukee, WI, the daughter of Elmer and Josephine (nee Zapotocny) Hennei.

On Saturday, October 30, 1948, she married Leo C. Wunder at Milwaukee, WI, who passed away on Friday, April 21, 2017.

She was a member of the Lutheran Faith (Missouri Synod); Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.

She was born and raised in Milwaukee, WI. She graduated from Milwaukee Lutheran High School. She lived most of her life in the Milwaukee area. She and her husband enjoyed spending time at their summer home at the Eagle River-Three Lakes Chain area, Wisconsin. In 2009 she and her husband moved to Highland, IL..

Survivors include:
Daughter – Karen L. (Significant Other-Scott Holewinski) Matchulat, Rhinelander, WI
Daughter – Linda M. Wunder, Highland, IL
Grandchild – Jason (Amy) Wunder, Menomonee Falls, WI
Grandchild – Jeffrey (Connie) Wunder, Kenosha, WI
Grandchild – James (Fiancee – Alyssa) Wunder, Muskego, WI
Grandchild – Andrew Wunder, Saint Louis, MO
Grandchild – Lisa (Michael) Briggs, Shawnee, KS
Grandchild – Sara (Jasmin) Zejnic, Cedar Falls, IA
Great Grandchild – Mackenzie Briggs
Great Grandchild – Graham Wunder
Great Grandchild – Ava Wunder
Great Grandchild – Ameria Zejnic.

She was preceded in death by:
Father – Elmer Hennei
Mother – Josephine Hennei (nee Zapotocny)
Husband – Leo C. Wunder – Died – 4/21/2017
Son – Thomas L. Wunder – Died – 2014
Daughter-In-law – Luella Wunder (nee Rossboch) – Died 2/3/2017.

Arrangements are being handled by Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.

Private Graveside Service at a later date.

Interment will be at Wisconsin Memorial Park in Brookfield, WI.

Memorial contributions may be made to Special Olympics, Illinois.

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