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Merwyn C. Tetzlaff

Oct 09, 2020 - Oct 09, 2020


Merwyn C. Tetzlaff, age 82 of Sheboygan passed away Friday morning October 9, 2020. Merwyn was born May 25, 1938 in Sheboygan to the late Garthial and Helen (Keller) Tetzlaff. He was a 1956 graduate of Central High School. Merwyn served in the U.S. Army from 1959 – 1962. Merwyn was united in marriage to Dianne Noel on October 3, 1964. He was a letter carrier for 31 years; retiring in 1995. He was a member NALC for 50 years and enjoyed collecting cards and coins.
Survivors include his loving wife Dianne children: Merwyn (Patti) Tetzlaff of Kenosha, Melissa (Scott) Fredricks of Sheboygan, Michael (Tami) Tetzlaff of Racine and Ryan (April) Prue of Sheboygan Falls grandchildren: Samantha (Jared) Lechusz, Austin (Amy) Maxedon, Amanda (Kyle) Blindauer, Caleb Davis, Joshua Davis, Lydia Davis, Marisa Tetzlaff, Trevor Tetzlaff, Tristan Tetzlaff, and Olivia and Paris Prue great grandchildren: Paul and Frankie Lechusz and Chloe Blindauer two sisters: Leanne (Daniel) Rivera of San Antonio, TX and Jereanne Durow of Sheboygan.
Merwyn was preceded in death by his parents and a son Merrill.
A visitation will be held at the Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home, 1535 S. 12th Street Sheboygan on Thursday October 15, 2020 from 4:00 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. A private funeral service for the family will be held at 7:00 p.m. Pastor Chuck Apple will officiate. Social distancing and masks are required.
In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established in Merwyn’s name.
His family extends a heartfelt thank you to the cardiac unit/Aurora Hospital and to the Sharon S. Richardson Hospice staff.


Date: Thursday Oct 15, 2020
Time: 4:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Location: Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home [map]



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Wendy Collins Mangless

My sympathies to you Diane and your family. Sorry we could not make it to support our Engelbert relatives.

Sandra Katte

GiGi Sorry to here about Merwyn. I 'm sorry I couldn't be there. I've not been in good health. I'll keep you in my prayers.

Donald Nordwall

Diane, Sorry to hear about Merwyn. I have memories of Merwyn going back to 4th grade at Lincoln school.

Carol & Don Derenne

Dianne and family, Sorry we will not be able to attend the wake. Our sympathies go out to you and your families. May God's love heal your sorrow and may his peace replace your heartache with warm and loving memories.

Ruth Englebert Kerscher

Dianne, Thinking of you at this most difficult time. The Lord called Merwin home and he is now at peace.. We have to remember all the good times we had with our loved ones. God bless you and your family and our sympathy goes out to you and your family. We will keep you in our prayers. Love, Joe and Ruth Kerscher

Helen Malzahn

Thinking of you at this time of loss with sympathy.