Isabell “Teenie” L. Wiehoff, 87

WiehoffIsabellWEBIsabell “Teenie” L. Wiehoff, age 87 of Melrose, died peacefully Saturday, September 21, 2013 at the CentraCare  Pine Haven Nursing Home in Melrose, Minnesota.

A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, September 27 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Melrose with Rev. Marvin Enneking officiating and Rev. Ken Thielman concelebrating. Inurnment will be in the parish cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Patton-Schad Funeral Home in Melrose and from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at the church in Melrose. Sts. Bernard & Elizabeth Council will pray  at 4:30 p.m. followed by the American Legion Auxiliary at 6 p.m. and parish prayers at 7 p.m. Thursday evening at the funeral home.

Isabell Lorraine “Teenie” Wiehoff was born November 13, 1925 in Milbank, South Dakota to Alois and Theresa Flock. Teenie married Earl Wiehoff on November 16, 1945 in Gulf Port, Mississippi. She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, American Legion Auxiliary Unit 101,  Sts. Bernard & Elizabeth Council, and the Daughters of Isabella Joan of Arc Circle of Melrose.

Survivors include her husband, Earl of Melrose; children, Pam (Bob) Kaufman of Edina, Mark Wiehoff of Arlington, Virginia, Mary (Steven) Flock of Golden Valley, and Jannie (Mike) Kappes of Birch Lake; grandchildren, Nathan (Jess) Zirbes, Katie (Bob) Gruber, Sara Lotte Kaufman, Christopher Flock, and Alex Kappes; and several great-grandchildren.

Teenie was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Helen (Bud) Matchinsky, Roseanna “Dottie” (Dick) Egkan, Clarice “Kebbie” (Bill) Jordan; brothers, Alois “Bud” (Smokey) Flock, Jerry (Thelma) Flock; and granddaughter, infant Emily Kappes.

Serving as urn bearer will be Sara Lotte Kaufman. Cross bearer will be Katie Gruber and scripture bearer will be Alex Kappes.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred.

Arrangements were made with Patton-Schad Funeral & Cremation Services of Melrose