Funeral services will be 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 23, 2016 at the Roseberry’s Funeral Home in Friendship, Wisconsin. Pastor Terri Skildum will officiate. Visitation will be 1:00 p.m. until the time of service on Sunday at Roseberry’s Funeral Home.
Interment will be at the Wisconsin Memorial Park, Brookfield, Wisconsin at a later date.
Christa was born April 18, 1942 in Konigsberg, Ost Prussia – Germany to Otto and Elisabeth (Leerch) Barkowski. She married David N. Goldbach on December 20, 1965 in Berlin, Germany. They moved back and forth from Germany to America several times from the 1960’s to the 1980’s while David served in the Army. They moved to their home in Grand Marsh in 2000.
Christa enjoyed jewelry making, crocheting, helping others, and crafts.
Christa was a member of Faith in Action, Arkdale Trinity Lutheran Church, and many other civic clubs.
Memorials may be directed in Christa’s memory to National Kidney Foundation (www.kidney.org)
Christa was preceded in death by her parents, Otto and Elisabeth Barkowski; son, Adrian Goldbach; son, John Michael Goldbach; and brother, Klaus Barkowski.
Husband: David Goldbach of Grand Marsh, Wisconsin
Son: David Goldbach of Cheyenne, Wyoming
Son: Raymond (Michele) Goldbach of Hartford, Wisconsin
Daughter: Susanne (Pat) Barett of Hartford, Wisconsin
Grandchild: Andrew (Danielle) Goldbach of Port Washington, Wisconsin
Grandchild: Emily Goldbach of Hartford, Wisconsin
Grandchild: Ashley Goldbach of Port Washington, Wisconsin
Grandchild: Kiersten (Travis) Wilson of Pensacola, Florida
Grandchild: Elisabeth (Steven) Johnston of Neosho, Wisconsin
Grandchild: Shannon Goldbach of Oklahoma City, OK
GreatGrandchild: Lyric Goldbach of Hartford, Wisconsin
GreatGrandchild: Sean Goldbach of Hartford, Wisconsin
GreatGrandchild: Dylan Wilson of Pensacola, Florida
GreatGrandchild: Robert Wilson of Pensacola, Florida
Brother: Uli Barkowski of Munich, Germany
Roseberry’s Funeral Home is assisting the family. Visit www.roseberrys.com for online condolences and further information.