We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Berndt-Ledesma Hartford Funeral Home
Anne E. Miotke of Whitefish Bay was born to Eternal life on November 21, 2021. She was born in Milwaukee, WI on August 31, 1943, the daughter of Hubert and Dorothy (nee Keller) Miotke. She is survived by her brothers Joseph H. Miotke (Peggy) and Thomas Miotke (Dona); niece Anna (Johnny) Martiny; and nephews Oliver (Aundrea) Miotke, Joseph T. Miotke (Jennifer Schilling) and Christopher Miotke.
Anne received her BA from Mount Mary College, Milwaukee and then went on to achieve her MS and MFA from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She was a master of photo realistic water color still-life painting. In addition to painting, Anne spent over 30 years teaching at institutions including Layton School of Art & Design, The Art Academy of Cincinnati, the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design (MIAD), and Mt. Mary College. Over her career, she received many honors and grants included two from the Ohio Arts Council.
Anne’s work has exhibited in many One-Person shows, National & International Exhibitions, Regional Exhibitions as well as selected lectures, jury work and workshops. Artifacts gathered on her travels to Africa, the Far East, Peru, Europe, and Russia are used in her art. Her work is in permanent collections across the globe including at Scripts Howard, Procter & Gamble, the Miller Art Museum in Sturgeon Bay Wisconsin, Racine Art Museum (winning honor awards at their “Watercolor Wisconsin”), and numerous other institutions.
She was also the guest curator for the “Glass Backwards” exhibition at the John Michael Kohler Arts Center with the aid of a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. She was represented locally by Bradley Art Galleries, Edgewood Orchard Galleries, Tory Folliard Gallery, and other galleries nationally.
Mass of Resurrection is Friday December 3, 2021, at 2PM at St John’s Catholic Church, 1108 Rome Rd. Rubicon, WI. Family will receive family and friends from 1-2PM at church. Interment St. John’s Catholic Church Cemetery.
Anne will be greatly missed and forever in our hearts. She will always be remembered for her cards and letters. The family is grateful for t the excellent care and support she received at Serenity Villa Assisted Living.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the Basilica and National Shrine of Mary Help of Christians at Holy Hill.
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