Henry Westermeyer

Henry Carl Westermeyer, 43, of Sheboygan passed away on Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at Morningside Health Center from a degenerative brain disease.

He was born March 16, 1977 in Sheboygan, the son of Frederick and Judith (Harms) Westermeyer. Henry was baptized and confirmed at St. John United Church of Christ in Elkhart Lake. He attended Meeme Elementary School and graduated from Kiel High School in 1995. He then went on to LTC and attended machining classes. Henry worked as a machinist for 12 years. He also worked on his parents’ dairy farm.

On Nov. 10, 2001 he was united in marriage to the mother of his children Sarah Thomas.

Henry is survived by his children whom he dearly loved—Erick and Emily Westermeyer, parents, Frederick and Judith Westermeyer; brother Brian (Jill) Westermeyer and their children Jenna, Adam, and Hunter Westermeyer; and Amber Wilkens and Amanda (Ryan) Nadler. Also surviving is a great niece and nephew, numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his daughter Brianna Westermeyer; sister Ann Westermeyer; grandparents Henry and Lorena Westermeyer and Carl and Marie Harms; and uncles Orlin Schueler and Ralph Horness.

A private Memorial Service will be held Friday, March 19 at St. John United Church of Christ, Schwarzwald. A live stream of the service can be viewed at the Zimmer Westview website. Friends may call at Zimmer Westview Funeral and Cremation Care Center on Thursday, March 18 from 4 to 7 p.m. Interment will be in the church cemetery. In compliance with COVID-19 guidelines, masking and social distancing will be observed.

A heartfelt thanks to the caregivers at Edgewood Adult Family Home and Morningside Health Center for the care he received. A special thank you to Henry’s relatives, neighbors, friends, his church family at Schwarzwald, and his doctors. The kind words and acts of compassion helped ease the pain and gave us strength.

A memorial fund has been established in the name of Henry Carl Westermeyer.

Please visit our website to leave your condolences for the family—www.zimmerfuneralhome.com.

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