Grace A. Markwardt, age 84, a Manitowoc resident, passed away Thursday, September 20, 2018 at Holy Family Memorial Medical Center, Manitowoc.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at First Lutheran Church, Manitowoc. Officiating at the service will be Rev. Roald Harswick with burial at Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc.
The family will greet relatives and friends on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at First Lutheran Church, Manitowoc, from 9:30 a.m. until 10:45 a.m.
She is survived by her husband: Donald Markwardt; four daughters and three sons-in-law: Deborah and Robert Bonk, Manitowoc, Joan Fritz, Billings, MT, Nancy and Rev. Paul Rettew, South Carolina, Sarah and Mark Rysticken, Manitowoc; one son and daughter-in-law: Jeffrey and Racheal Markwardt, Green Bay; two grandsons: Isaac and Erik Fritz; two granddaughters: Emma and Kathryn Rysticken; and two sisters and one brother-in-law: Rita and Fritz Greenwald, Springfield, IL, Inez McDermott, Manitowoc. Numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends also survive. She was preceded in death by her parents: Raymond and Anne (Engeldinger) Harlow; four sisters and three brothers-in-law: Mary Tuesburg, Jean and Matt Kasberger, Benita Ewald, Eileen and Larry Neuser, Joe McDermott; and one brother and sister-in-law: Patrick and Nancy Harlow.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family in Grace’s name.
The Pfeffer Funeral Home, Manitowoc, is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.