Wilhelm Moltzan, 83, of Brookfield, died at home on Nov. 15, 2011. Born on March 25, 1928, he worked as a die setter. 

Mr. Moltzan is survived by his daughters, Erika (James) Sipchen and Heide (Daniel) Orth; his grandchildren, Ryan, Conor, and Nolan Orth; and his siblings, Amanda Kraass, Renate Feid, Elizabeth Ferfers, Martha Wiese, and Heinrich Moltzan. He was preceded in death by his wife, Stella, and his parents, August and Ida Moltzan. 

Services were held at St. Paul Lutheran Church, with Rev. Joel A. Brondos officiating, followed by interment at Concordia Cemetery. 

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church, 9035 Grant Ave., Brookfield 60513. Arrangements were handled by Hitzeman Funeral Home.