Obit: Nancy Nietfeldt


Nancy Nietfeldt, 74, of Wheatland died on Thursday Aug. 12, 2021 at Wheatland Manor. Funeral services were held at Trinity Lutheran Church in Lowden on Monday Aug. 16, with Rev. Daniel Redhage officiating. Burial followed in Pine Hill Cemetery. Visitation was held at the church on Aug. 15.

Chapman Funeral Home has Nancy and her family in their care. Memories and condolences may be left at

Nancy was born June 19, 1947 in Davenport, Iowa to Junior and Louise Danielsen Homrighausen. She married Daniel Nietfeldt on March 4, 1967 in Burlington, Wisconsin. He passed away on Nov. 26, 2020.

She loved everything nature, which included yard work and just being outdoors. She attended Patricia Stevens finishing school in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where she also met her future husband. She was a devout Christian and was a lifelong member of Trinity Lutheran Church, and also was a member of the Lowden Garden Club.

Nancy was beautiful inside and out and was a friend to anybody she met, and would light up a room when she entered. She was proud of growing up and working on the farm on “7 hills road” and embraced all it had offered.

She is survived by her son Philip (Holly) of Wilton; daughter Elizabeth (Chad) Wright of Corinth, Texas; step-son Pete (Kathy) Rytman of Mt. Pleasant, Wisconsin; grandchildren Joshua Dornelas, Sara Rothan, Maddison Nietfeldt, and Jacob Nietfeldt; step-granddaughter Amanda Rytman; one great-granddaughter; two step-great-grandchildren; sister Neva (Jerome) Niedorf of Las Vegas, Nevada; sister-in-law Gloria Jensen of Burlington, Wisconsin; brother-in-laws Robert Nietfeldt of Burlington, Wisconsin and William Nietfeldt of Elkhorn, Wisconsin; and also many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; granddaughter Faith; and sister Peggy Schlueter.

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