Lois Bahr

Date of Death: Feb 15, 2014
Lois Bahr
[highlight_text] (1951 – 2014) [/highlight_text] Lois M. Bahr, 63, of Waupun, died Saturday evening, February 15, 2014 at her home.


[leftcolumn]Lois was born January 11, 1951 in Shawano, WI the daughter of Leonard and Lathorial “Tori” Dumke Preuss. Lois attended Waupun schools and graduated from Waupun High School. On February 11, 1984 she married Steve Bahr at Church of Peace in Fond du Lac. Following their marriage the couple resided in Waupun all their married lives. Lois was employed by American Family Insurance in Waupun, Speed Queen in Ripon, Alto Dairy, and Agnesian Health. Lois loved her dogs, Meadow and Honey Dew, and their good friend, Chilie. Lois and Steve loved to spend their times together fishing on the lakes.

Lois is survived by her husband, Steve Bahr of Waupun; step-sons, Scott (Maria) Bahr of Beaver Dam and Sean (Becki) Bahr of Bowler; her mother, Lathorial “Tori” Wedman of Waupun; brother, Lee (Geri) Preuss of Fond du Lac; daughter-in-law, Rita (Brian) Holbach of Waupun; granddaughter, Kayla Kreuziger; step-grandchildren, Miranda Holbach, Marrissa (Curtis) Vele, Emily, Matthew, Andrew, and Christian Bahr; step-great-granddaughter, Lieken Vele; sisters-in-law, Karen (Gary) Babler of North Fond du Lac and Sue (Jeff) Rock of Minocqua; and nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

Lois was preceded in death by a son, Terry Kreuziger; two infant children, Holly and Jamie; her father, Leonard Preuss; step-father, Evan E. Wedman; and sister-in-law, Denice Preuss.

[rightcolumn] [highlight_text] Services: [/highlight_text] It was Lois’s wish not to have a service.

[rightcolumn] [highlight_text] Special thanks:


  1. Troy Navis Says: February 17, 2014 at 6:20 pm

    So very sorry Steve, you and Lois always made me feel special. You both became my friend when I really needed someone. I will never forget the good times we had when we worked together and after.Steve if you ever need anything, or if you just want to talk, give me a call. I will miss Lois.

  2. Vern & Carol Andrew Says: February 17, 2014 at 6:48 pm

    Rest in peace sweet Lois. We will always love you. God Bless you Steve and family. Lois is now in Heaven in God’s loving care. She will always be missed.

  3. Martha Bailey Says: February 17, 2014 at 8:53 pm

    To all of Lois’ dear loved ones my heart goes out to you. May you find comfort and hope that one day those asleep in death will have the chance to live forever in perfect health on an earth that is free of all the problems of today. Lois will be able to be with those she loves and doing all she loves. (John 5:28, 29; Revelation 21:3,4)

    Martha Bailey

  4. Beverly Zillmer Heft Says: February 18, 2014 at 7:53 am

    To all of Lois’s Family, sorry to hear of your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. You have a new angel watching over you. She will be missed by all.

  5. Darlene Oppermann (Fuhrer) Says: February 18, 2014 at 8:13 am

    Steve I want to give you my deepest blessings…If you need to talk or need anything let me know, she will be missed by all…

  6. Darleen Preuss Leonard Preuss,s sister Says: February 18, 2014 at 11:32 am

    Would like to extend my deepest sympathy for your loss. Would like to reach out to the family. 920458 6740. Darleen Preuss.

  7. Diane Konings Erickson Says: February 18, 2014 at 4:21 pm

    Another Angel has received her wings and will be watching down on all of us, her friends and family…
    Words cannot express the deep sympathy we are feeling for
    Steve and family….God Bless you all and Rest in Peace my friend..

  8. Sue Bintzler Says: February 18, 2014 at 10:39 pm

    I would like to send my deepest sympathy for you loss. Lois will always have a place in my heart! She truly was an angel and now she has her wings. May you rest in peace Lois and one day we will meet again!

  9. Julia Wolff Says: February 19, 2014 at 10:25 pm

    I would like to send you my condolences.. Lois and you were good friends of mine. I am so sorry for your loss she will be missed by many!! I know I will miss her dearly, she has gotten me through some rough times with her words of wisdom and her loving and caring heart, as I know she has done for a lot of people. I will keep you and everyone in my prayers. Lois is now with Terry and out of pain and she is shining down on us and watching over you and everyone one else that she has touched in her life.. I will truly miss her. Take Care and God Bless you through this time of sorrow. Rest in Peace Lois until we meet again in the skies at those pearly gates where you shine so beautiful with your wings and glow.. May God be with you All!!

  10. Carol Garcia and Bob Says: February 19, 2014 at 10:51 pm

    I do not have the words to express what I feel and for your loss Steve. She was a great lady. We had sooo many laughs working together and playing cards. Do know you are in my prayers.

  11. Tom and Karen Says: February 21, 2014 at 10:11 pm

    Lee, so very sorry to hear of your sister’s passing. Thinking of you, Tom and Karen

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