Doris J. Mesmer

Doris J. Mesmer

Doris J. Mesmer, 89, of Helenville, passed away Friday, March 24, 2017 at her home.

Doris was born on August 17, 1927 in Helenville, daughter of the late Willard and Evelyn (Auerbach) Debereiner. She graduated from Jefferson High School and married Arthur “Bud” Mesmer on April 10, 1948 at the Debereiner family farm.

Doris followed her husband in the military, moving to Syracuse, NY and later to Germany.

Doris loved farming with her husband and spending time with her grandsons. She also enjoyed traveling the world and watching birds on the farm.

She is survived by her son, Steve Mesmer and grandsons, Steve and James Mesmer. Doris was also preceded in death by her husband, Arthur in 2009.

Following her wishes, there will be no formal service.

In Lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Rainbow Hospice.

The Dunlap Memorial Home in Fort Atkinson is assisting the family.