Belvidere, IL/New Glarus, WI - Anna E. Yaun, 90, of Belvidere, died Wednesday, December 26, 2012 in her home following a lengthy illness.
She was born on November 30, 1922 in New Glarus, Wisconsin; the daughter of August and Anna (Koller) Fiez. Anna married Raymond Yaun in New Glarus on June 14, 1948. She was employed in Food Production at the Belvidere Green Giant Plant. Anna was a member of St. John United Church of Christ and the Eagles Club Women's Auxiliary. She was also a Sunday School Teacher as well as played on the Eagles Bowling team. Anna also enjoyed crocheting, knitting and embroidery. She is survived by seven children, Donna (Jim) Keacher, Stacy, Minnesota; Gary (Nancy) Yaun, Bellville, Wisconsin; Sue (Duane) Pope, New Glarus, Wisconsin; John "J.C." Yaun, Monticello, Wisconsin; Vicki (George) Freise, Marengo, Illinois; Teresa (Ray) Schell, Port Deposit, Maryland; and Roberta "Bobbie" (Jim) Mueller, Belvidere, Illinois; 13 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren with 3 on the way, and many nieces and nephews. Anna is preceded in death by her parents, husband in 2010, two sons, Richard Allen and Raymond Kent Yaun; four brothers and four sisters and two little angels who will meet their great grandmother in heaven.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, December 31, 2012 at the Zentner-Beal Funeral Home, 29 Sixth Ave., New Glarus, WI with the Rev. Mary Gafner officiating with burial in the Swiss Church Cemetery at New Glarus.
Relatives and friends may call from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 30, 2012 at Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Funeral Home, 218 W. Hurlbut Avenue, Belvidere, IL. and from 9:30 a.m. until time of service on Monday, December 31, 2012 at the Zentner-Beal Funeral Home in New Glarus.
An online memorial with guestbook is available at www.bealfuneralhomes.com