Ella Emilie Bischoff, 89, formally of Altamont, passed away peacefully on Wednesday Morning July 13, 2017 at 3:00 AM at in the St. Francis Nursing Facility St. Cloud, Wisconsin where made her residence for the few years.
Funeral Services will be conducted Wednesday Morning July 19, 2017 at 11:00 AM in the Kull Funeral Chapel, Altamont with the Rev. Theodore Gall officiating.
Visitation for family and friends will be conducted from 10:00 am – 11:00 am on Wednesday Morning.
Burial Rites will be at the Zion Lutheran church cemetery immediately following the funeral service.
Ella was born into the Christian family one of four siblings Charles and Louise Schroeder-Campe. She began her long life on March 2, 1928 at the family farm in Jackson Township, near Altamont, Illinois. Besides being a helpmate for her husband the former Rev. Lester Bischoff she also served as a part time nurse’s aid. She married Lester L. Bischoff Sr. in the Zion Lutheran Church by the Rev. Karl Weinrich on December 10, 1950.
Lester preceded her in death on November 4, 2004.
Memorials may be directed to the St, Agnesian Hospice or the Winnebago Christian Academy forward in building fund trust.
She is survived by her:
3-Sons: Lester L. (wife, Joan) Bischoff Jr. Sheboygan, Wisconsin
John (wife Karin) Bischoff Sheboygan, Wisconsin
Orville Bischoff and Denise Detroit Lakes, Minnesota
Daughters: Marilyn Theel Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin
Nancy (husband, Jess) Nack Sheboygan, Wisconsin
Karla (husband, Keith) Kiehnau St. Cloud, Wisconsin
Sister: Alma Hamrick Effingham, Illinois
She was preceded in death by Her
Brothers: Otto Campe and Infant Son Campe
Son in Law: Glenn Theel