OBITUARY: Ellarita “Elly” Weber

Ellarita “Elly” Weber, age 95, of Forest Junction, died Sunday, January 24, 2021 at Brillion West Haven.



She was born on August 6, 1925 in Kaukauna, daughter of the late Herman and Clara (Biese) Weyers. On October 8, 1946 she married Donald J. Weber at St. Francis Catholic Church, Hollandtown. He preceded her in death on November 19, 1972. Elly was employed with White Clover Dairy, Kaukauna Club Cheese and retired in 1986 from Ariens Company. She loved to play cards, bingo, word search and read. She also had fun taking bus trips and went on cruises with her sister, Carol. Elly also enjoyed cooking and loved to take care of her family by making “Grandma Bars”. Above all else, Elly enjoyed visits from her grandchildren and great grandchildren.


Survivors include her children: Ken (Gwen) Weber, Wrightstown, Mary Ellen Wolf, Sugar Camp, WI., and Carl (special friend Jean Kloehn) Weber, Forest Junction; her grandchildren: Perry (Jen) Miller, Nick (Anne) Miller, Derek (Martha) Weber, Michelle (Ted) Ballestad, Matthew (Cheryl) Wolf, Benjamin (Aaron) Alexander-Wolf; great grandchildren: Cameron, Carson, Cashton, Carter, Destiny, Lincoln, Edison, Melissa, Jonathan, Eric, Alexis, Jesse and Cashden. Also surviving are her brothers and sisters-in-law: Gordy (Dot) Weyers, Don (Gayle) Weyers, Paul (Connie) Weyers, Joe (Ginnie) Weyers; one sister and brother-in-law: Carol Gutowski, Carl Vanden Wymelenberg; a sister-in-law: Annabelle Weber; and a brother-in-law: Bob Wenzel. Nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends also survive.


She was also preceded in death by a son: Ron; brothers and sisters-in-law: Dick (Mary) Weyers, Ken Weyers, George Weyers; two sisters and brothers-in-law: Marilyn Vanden Wymelenberg, Marge (Francis) Dorsey, Kenneth Gutowski, Harvey Grundman; father-in-law and mother-in-law: Joe and Johanna (Duren) Weber; and brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: Eileen (Steve) Brychell, Art Weber, Mike (Gladys) Weber and Anna Margaret Wenzel.


Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, January 29, 2021 at Holy Family Catholic Church, Brillion. Officiating at the Mass of Christian Burial will be the Rev. Tom Pomeroy with burial at St. Mary Catholic Cemetery, Hilbert. The family will greet relatives and friends at 10:00 a.m. Friday, January 29, 2021 until 11:00 a.m. Online condolences may be made. The Pielhop Wieting Funeral Homes of Brillion & Reedsville is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.


The family would like to extend a special thank you to Brillion West Haven and Heartland Hospice for the compassion and care toward Mom.


Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and in an effort to keep everyone safe, the family requests that everyone please wear a mask and practice social distancing. To view Elly’s funeral mass, please visit www.pielhopwieting.com and click on the link below Elly’s obituary. The mass will be available soon after the funeral.