Fuhrmann, Artcy J.

Died: 4 August 2021

Artcy Joy (Goehring) Fuhrmann, 98, of Fond du Lac, died on Wednesday, 4 August 2021, at Maple Meadows Assisted Living. She was born on 29 April 1923, in Hazelton, ND, the daughter of Clarence and Susanna (Illchen) Goehring. On 9 July 1946, she married William Fuhrmann in Hazelton, ND. They had five wonderful children together. Artcy was a Christian day school teacher for 41 years. She first taught all eight grades in a one room school during World War II. She was an active member of Faith Lutheran Church, Fond du Lac and taught her last 20 years in Faith’s Christian day school. She was a supporter of Winnebago Lutheran Academy and the Fond du Lac Symphonic Band. She was an amazing woman to her family, who rarely got five hours of sleep a night because of work she put in as a wife, mother, and teacher. She loved to sew, quilt, do correspondence, genealogy, and travel with her husband.

She is survived by four sons, Myron Fuhrmann, Martin (Kerianna) Fuhrmann, William “Bill” (Shelley Hendershot) Fuhrmann, and John Fuhrmann; nine grandchildren, Timothy (Laura) Fuhrmann, Joy (Ryan) Grede, David Baumann, Kristin (Patrick) O’Donnell, Kathryn (Raul) Bracamontes, Stephen (Sara) Baumann, Michael (Emily) Baumann, Brian Hendershot, and Alana Hendershot; eight great-grandchildren, William Fuhrmann, Audrina Fuhrmann, Maya Bracamontes, Christopher Bracamontes, Wyatt Johnson, Jacob Baumann, Clara Baumann, and Annalyn Baumann; sister, Anita Sholz; and numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; daughter, Elizabeth (Paul) Baumann; daughter-in-law, Mary Jude Fuhrmann; sister, Marcia Batzlaff; two brothers, Gerald and Robert Goehring; and brother-in-law Harold Fuhrmann.

The visitation will be held on Tuesday, 10 August 2021, from 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM at Uecker-Witt Funeral Home, Fond du Lac, WI. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, 11 August 2021, at 11:00 AM at Faith Lutheran Church, Fond du Lac. Burial will follow at a later date at Weber Valley Cemetery, Elmwood, WI.

The family would like to thank the staff at Maple Meadows and Heartland Hospice for the care and compassion given to their mother.

Services are in the care of Uecker-Witt Funeral Home, 524 North Park Avenue, Fond du Lac, WI, 54935. Additional information and guestbook can be found at ueckerwitt.com

Artcy is listed in the Friedrich Seidemann Family Tree Book on page xi as a donor to the Seidemann Family Tree Book. She was also a member for the planning committee for the Seidemann Reunion years ago. 

Artcy is pictured three times on page 386 with her parents and siblings, with her husband, and with her husband and their children. She is also listed on pages 402 and 403 with her husband, their children, and their grandchildren. Artcy is a 5th generation descendant of Friedrich and Rosina Seidemann and her genealogy line is as follows: Friedrich, Carl, Rosa, Clarence, and Artcy.