Hildegard M. “Hilda” Brueggemann 90 of Germantown died Monday June 30, 2014 at Breese Nursing Home.
She was born July 11, 1923 in Breese to Bernard and Mary (Kreke) Bruns: they preceded her in death.
She married Lawrence Brueggemann April 9, 1947 at St. Boniface Church in Germantown and he preceded her in death February 23, 1990.
Also preceded in death by a son Donald Brueggemann, grandson Samuel Sprehe, brothers Alphonse Bruns, Alvin Bruns, sisters Ricky Mensing, Helen Peters
Surviving are her children Theresa (David) Laurell of Lansing MI, Rita (David) Sprehe of Carlyle, Joseph Brueggemann of Germantown.
4 grandchildren Sean (Deanna) Laurell, Erica (Brian) Parris, Jonathan and Nathan Sprehe
4 great grandchildren Reese, Regan, Reanna Laurell, Attika Parris
Hilda retired from St. Joseph Hospital in Breese where she worked in the kitchen. She enjoyed quilting and playing cards and researching genealogy.
Member of St. Boniface Catholic Church in Germantown, Clinton County Historical Society, Honorary member of the St. Joseph Hospital Auxiliary
Funeral Mass of Christian burial will be Saturday July 5, 2014 at 10:00 am at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Germantown. Fr. Jim Buerster and Deacon Rich Bagby will officiate. Burial St. Boniface Cemetery.
Visitation will be Friday July 4 from 4 to 8 PM and Saturday July 5 from 8 to 9:45 am at the Moss Funeral Home in Germantown.
Memorials can be made to St. Joseph Hospital Lights for Scholarships and will be received at the funeral home