Billie Jeanene Niehoff

Billie Jeanene Niehoff

Billie Jeanene (Reithmeyer) Niehoff age 80, passed away on Thursday, April 6, 2017, at Agrace HospiceCare, Fitchburg, with her loving family by her side. She was born on Aug. 28, 1936, the daughter of Phyllis Grunert and Zeno Reithmeyer. Billie married David A. Niehoff on March 10, 1955, in Dubuque, IA. She graduated from Madison East High School in 1955. Billie retired from UW Health where she worked as a nurse. She enjoyed volunteering at St. Dennis Catholic Church and Madison Women’s Club and also enjoyed bowling, golfing and reading.

Billie is survived by her loving husband, David A. Niehoff of 62 years; daughter, Stephenie “Stevie” Willen of Grayslake, Ill; sons-in-law, Glenn A. Willen of Grayslake, Ill., and Charles Mason of McFarland, Wis.; grandchildren, Cori (Josh) Stevens of Waterloo, IA., Katie (Jamie) Hogue of Joliet, Ill., Chris Willen of Grayslake, Ill. and Kellie Lewis of Grayslake, Ill.; great-grandchildren, Evelyn, Aleia, Owen and Nolan. She was preceded in death by her parents; two daughters, Kellie S. Mason and Paula Niehoff; a brother and sister-in-law, Z. Charles and Patricia Reithmeyer, Jr.

A celebration of life will be at a later date. Memorials may be made to Agrace HospiceCare, 5395 E. Cheryl Parkway, Fitchburg, Wis 53711. Online condolences may be made at

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