Dorothy W. Steinbach age 88 of Wauzeka passed away surrounded by her family on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at the Boscobel Care and Rehab Center in Boscobel, WI. She was born on February 8, 1931 in Boscobel, WI the daughter of Bernard and Clara (Smith) Karnopp. Dorothy married Lyndon Steinbach in 1952 in Gays Mills, WI. Together they farmed for many years in the Gays Mills area. Lyndon preceded her in death in 1982. She is survived by her daughters: Carol Steinbach of Prairie du Chien, WI and Marlene Steinbach of LaCrosse, WI, brothers: Raymond (Dixie) Karnopp of Lancaster, WI, Robert (Sandy) Karnopp of Arkansas, Larry (Delores) Karnopp of Mt. Zion, WI, sisters-in-law Jackie Karnopp of Barnum, WI, and Marge Nauman of Dubuque, IA, 7 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren. Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a son Lynn Steinbach, a daughter Karen Burgus, and a brother Edward Karnopp.
According to Dorothy’s wishes there will be no formal funeral service. A private family interment will be in the Gays Mills Cemetery at a later date.