January 29, 2020 – Town of Herman, WI – Marlene H. Otte, (nee Jorns), passed away Sunday January 26, 2020 at the age of 79. She was born on August 19, 1940 in the Town of Herman to Erwin and Emma (nee Hillman) Jorns.
On June 3, 1961, Marlene married Donald W. Otte at Trinity Lutheran Church in Huilsburg, WI. Marlene was retired from St. Mary’s Hospital in Ozaukee County after years of service in the food service department. She was a member of Women’s Aglow in the West Bend area.
Marlene is survived by her husband Donald, children; Karen (Mark) Carter, Connie (Ralph) Hartmann, grandchildren; Alesha (Aubre) Sanders, Rachel Hartmann, Jordan Hartmann, Sarah Hartmann and her sister Eilene Blough. She is further survived by other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, daughter Julie Ann, her brothers Delmer Jorns and Wilmer Jorns.
A Funeral Service for Marlene will be held at 12 p.m. on Friday, February 7 at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel, 1420 W Paradise Dr. West Bend, with Rev. Gerald Michaelson presiding. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Friday from 10 a.m. until 11:45 a.m. Private burial will take place at Highland Memorial Park in New Berlin.
The family would like to thank the staff at CV/ICU unit at Aurora St. Luke’s for all the care they gave to Marlene.