Marlys I. Ziegelbauer, age 83, of Sheboygan, passed away unexpectedly in her sleep on Wednesday, December 1, 2021.
Marlys was born on November 20, 1938, in Sheboygan, to the late Edwin and Alma (Roever) Lugg. She graduated from North High School with the class of 1957.
On August 2, 1958, Marlys married James L. Ziegelbauer at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ. He preceded her in death on December 29, 2012.
Marlys was employed at the Schultz Sav-O stores office her entire working career until retiring in 1992 when her first granddaughter was born.
She was a member of Zion Evangelical Church in Sheboygan.
Marlys and her late husband Jim traveled the U.S. attending many Polka festivals, making wonderful new friends including band members.
Marlys also enjoyed dancing, bowling, golfing, and gardening… but her favorite summer activity was in her pool with her family making “splashing” memories.
Marlys is survived by her daughters, Zondra (Charlie) Strysick, Lori (Mike) Rivest; and her son, Brad (Dawn) Ziegelbauer; grandchildren, Amanda Strysick, Brody, Garett and Riana Rivest, Colton and Braeden Ziegelbauer. She is also survived by her brother, Darrell (Shirlee) Lugg; a brother and sister-in law, cousins, nephews, nieces, and many dear friends. Along with her parents and husband, Marlys was preceded in death by her siblings, Ronald Lugg and Darlyn Borth.
Private services will be held for Marlys at Zimmer-Westview Funeral Home. She will be entombed next to her husband at Greenlawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in her name.
Mom, we will always carry your memories in our heart!
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