Mamie A. Hardt, 98, passed away Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, at Aspirus Care and Rehab, Medford.
She was born February 21, 1922, in Athens, daughter of the late Anton and Tekla (Klein) Neumann. She was born at home on Bungaloo Rd, and lived there until she met Wilbert Hardt at a dance and he swept her off her feet. They married on April 29, 1944. They farmed on Greiner Rd. until retirement.
She enjoyed playing bingo, making crafts and listening to the music that came to Aspirus each week. Mamie also enjoyed going to the casino with her daughters and read many books, especially about the Amish.
Survivors include her children: Marlene (Ronald) Kremsreiter, Athens, Gerald Hardt, Athens, Joycelyn (Lynn) Shattuck, Owen, Rhonda (Daniel) Janda, Medford and Donald (Cindy) Hardt, Dorchester; 15 grandchildren: Keith (Nettie) Kremsreiter, Athens, Ken (Julie) Kremsreiter, Merrill, Karla (Ed) Fink, Athens, Kriste (Paul) Niznik, Medford, Kimberly Reif, Edgar, Jeffrey Shattuck, Abbotsford, Wendy (Ron) Lundt, Rhinelander, Jaime (Kevin) Sherwood, Curtiss, Tom Janda, Medford, Tim (Missy) Janda, Medford, Julie (Freddie) Berger, Medford, Jill (Davy) Ecker, Athens, Miranda (Nathan) Bornville, Green Bay, Chantel Hardt, Appleton and Kaylee (Jake) Dassow, Medford; nine step-grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren and 22 great greatgrandchildren.
Besides her parents and husband, Wilbert, she was preceded in death by three brothers: Elmer, Harold (Eleanor) and Lester “Pee Wee” (Lorna) Neumann.
A funeral service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020, at Trinity Lutheran Church, Athens. Rev. Mark Schwalenberg will officiate. Burial will be in Athens Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation was Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service all at the church. Social distancing was practiced and masks were required for all attending.
A big thank you to all the nurses at Aspirus who took care of our dear mom for the past year. Also thanks to activity director Amy Winter whom mom thought the world of.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Trinity Lutheran Church, Athens.
Peterson/Kraemer Funeral Home, Athens, is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at www.petersonkraemer.com.
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