Jill Ann Oehlhof

Ft. Winnebago Township – Jill Ann Oehlhof, age 54, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, February 1, 2017, at her home, surrounded by her loving family.

Jill was born on December 29, 1962, in Portage, the daughter of William and Kathleen (Moran) Hilgendorf. She loved her family dearly, especially her grandchildren. She was very courageous in her battle for life. She knew better than anyone that the best things in life came free.

She is survived by her parents, Bill and Kathy Hilgendorf of Portage; children, Nichlaus (Bethanie) Oehlhof and their children Ezra and Gabriel of Watertown; Noelle (Evan) Thom and their children Elise and Nathan of Baraboo; sisters, Holly (Rick) Denman of Portage and Sue (Dean) Achterberg of Portage. She is further survived by many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends.

Funeral services will be held at Pflanz Mantey Mendrala Funeral Home in Portage on Tuesday, February 7, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. Burial will follow at St. Mary Cemetery in Portage. Visitation will be at the funeral home from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family in memory of Jill.

Pflanz Mantey Mendrala Funeral Home is assisting the family.


For information please call 608 742-2126 (Portage, WI) or 608 635-2763 (Poynette, WI)