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Obituary for Audrey J. Richter
Audrey Richter, 80, of Frederic, WI died Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire, WI.
Audrey Jean Richter was born June 17, 1934 in Luck, WI to Elmer and Esther (Boese) Hochstetler. She graduated from Mellen High School and then attended North Central Bible College.
Audrey was united in marriage to Lowell Richter on August 14, 1954 in Shawano, WI. They lived in Shawano, WI, Minneapolis, MN and Luck, WI. She loved crocheting, playing games (especially winning them), reading, listening to music, and spending time with friends and her family. She enjoyed having flowers blooming and watching the birds at the feeders. Her little dog, Rusty was a much loved companion.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lowell in 2001; her parents; her brothers, Wilbur Hochstetler and Wesley Hochstetler; and her sister, Irene Peters; sons, Dale Richter and Donald Richter; and daughter-in-law, Lorna (Dale) Richter.
Surviving are children, Duane (Ramona), Douglas (Geneve), Daniel (Beverly), David (Julie), Denielle (Vernon) Knauber, Dawn Richter, Deland (Andrea) and Dorita (Timothy) Smith; daughters-in-law, Wendy (Dale) Richter and Lisa (Donald) Richter; 39 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren; her brother, Ben Hochstetler; sisters, Floy Reynolds and Beverly Kramer.
Visitation will be held at Rowe Funeral Home (101 Cedar Street West, Frederic, WI 54837) on Sunday, June 14, 2015 from 4 to 7:00 p.m. Funeral service will be held at Crosswalk Community Church (505 Old County Road W, Frederic, WI 54837) on Monday, June 15 at 10:30 a.m. with a one hour visitation at the church prior to the service. Pastor Greg Lund will be officiating, pianist will be Carol Everson, and Abigail Lundgren as vocalist.
Interment will be at the Luck Village Cemetery following the service. Pallbearers will be Audrey's grandsons, Patrick Richter, Steven Richter, Philip Richter, Lukas Knauber, Derek Richter and Grant Richter.
An online guestbook is available at www.rowefh.com . Arrangements are entrusted to Rowe Funeral Home in Frederic, 715-327-4475.