Geraldette K. “Teddy” Didier, age 90, of Forest Ridge Drive in Saukville, Wisconsin died peacefully at home, surrounded by family on Sunday, March 19, 2023.
She was born on October 5, 1932 with her twin sister Geraldine “Geri” in Sebeka, Minnesota. She was the daughter of Victor J. and Suzanne Aultman Didier. She resided most of her life on West Linden Street in Saukville.
Teddy graduated 8th grade on June 4, 1948 from St. Mary’s Saukville Grade School. The name of the school and church were later changed to Immaculate Conception. At age 16 Teddy started work in assembly for 3 years at Northern Signal in Saukville. She then worked as a technician for 28 years at Sprague Electric before retiring from the printing department at Tecumseh in Grafton.
Teddy was a proud long time member of Immaculate Conception Parish in Saukville and very involved in the St. Vincent De Paul Society. She loved knitting many caps and mittens for St. Ben’s and gifts for family and friends. She traveled extensively and loved playing sheepshead.
She is survived by her sisters and brothers Jerry (JoAnn) Didier of Grafton, Frank (Eunice) Didier of Adams/Friendship, Jim (Sue) Didier of Port Washington , Gene “Peter” (Judy) Didier of Grafton, Vicky (Myron) Graff of Port Washington and Sue Hespe of Waukesha. She is further survived by brother-in-law Paul Winnemuller of Saukville, sister-in-law Rene Didier of Port Washington, many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her sisters Geraldine Didier, Jane Boehm and Linda Winnemuller, brother Don Didier and brother-in-law Ed Boehm.
Her Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 6:30PM Wednesday, April 5, 2023 at St. John XXIII parish – Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 145 W. Church St., Saukville. Reverend Patrick Wendt will be the celebrant. Visitation will take place from 4-6:15PM Wednesday AT CHURCH.
Memorials to the St. John XXIII Parish-Immaculate Conception Church are appreciated.