Adeline A. Zeiger, age 95, of Wonder Lake, died Thursday, December 20, 2018 at Valley-Hi Nursing Home in Woodstock. She was born April 4, 1923 on a farm in Medford, Wisconsin. Adeline married Henry Zeiger in Northbrook, Illinois on July 25, 1942. They resided most of their married life in Johnsburg and Wonder Lake, moving to West Bend, Wisconsin in their later years.
Adeline led an active spirited life, enjoying community at work and play. She was a devoted mother, grandmother, sister and loyal friend. Her kind, fun and sometimes mischievous spirit nurtured loving relationships with family and friends. She enjoyed golf, gardening, nature walks and table games, excelling at scrabble. Adeline volunteered with MCCD monitoring bluebird boxes for many years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry, and by three brothers and three sisters, as well as a special grand-daughter-in-law, Polly.
She is survived by her children, Jerome (Rozanne), David (Colleen); five grandchildren, Matthew (Katy), Nathan (Heather), Brian (Kirstin), Andrew (Cristina), and Laura (Andrew Herrera); five great-grandchildren, Kelby, Tristan, Addie, Gabriel, Simone; three brothers, Bill, Fred, Don Riemer; three sisters, Ruth Shucha, Rose Riemer, and Erna Baker.
The cremation rite was accorded privately, and services were private for her family.
Memorials in Adeline’s name would be appreciated to JourneyCare Hospice Foundation, 2050 Claire Court, Glenview, IL 60025.
Arrangements were entrusted to Justen’s Wonder Lake Funeral Home. For information please call, 815-728-0233, or visit www.justenfh.com where friends may leave an on-line condolence message for Adeline’s family.