DUBIAK, Helen, 93, of Thorp, formerly of Lublin, died Tuesday at Miller Alternative Care in Thorp. Visitation will be from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. today at Gilman Funeral Home and from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Holy Assumption Orthodox Church, Lublin. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the church. OLSON, Ruby J., 86, of rural Taylor died Tuesday at home. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. today at Jack Funeral Home, Blair, and from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at Upper Beaver
Gary L. “Gearlube” Wellsandt, 61, of Chippewa Falls, village of Lake Hallie, died Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at Mayo Clinic Health System, Eau Claire. He was born June 4, 1957 in Eau Claire to Jean (Pilhofer) and Donald Wellsandt. He grew up in Boyd and graduated from Stanley/Boyd High School in 1975. Gary married Julie Ellis on October 16, 1982 at Central Lutheran Church in Chippewa Falls. Gary worked for nearly 40 years in the industrial chrome plating industry, with 31 + years
Shirley Jeanne Wahl August 6, 1943 – August 13, 2018 Resident of San Jose, CA Formerly of Eau Claire and Elk Mound, WI Shirley J. Wahl entered into rest on August 13, 2018, surrounded by her family. Beloved mother of Chad (Lisa) Mandy, Entessa Mandy and Daneka (Steve) Augenstein, loving grandmother to Logan, Jacob, Zachary, Danessa, Hannah, Emily, Zylee, Jack, William and Addie, loving partner of Pablo Ramirez. Dear sister of Robert, Viva and Valerie. Preceded in death by son, Russell
Donald D. Miller, age 76, of Elk Mound, WI passed away peacefully August 14, 2018 with his family by his side. Don was born May 24, 1942 in Beaver Dam, WI to George and Ruth (Linde) Miller. He graduated from Columbus High School in 1960. Don moved to Eau Claire in 1964. He owned/operated numerous businesses in Eau Claire. Miller’s Standard, Midway Standard, Miller’s Family Restaurant and Eau Claire Starter and Alternator to name a few. Don was the Elk Mound Village President for
Mary Feirn Spiegelberg, age 74 of Chaska, Minnesota passed away August 2, 2018 with her family at her side. She was born to parents Evelyn and Harold Feirn of Eau Claire, Wisconsin. She was a valedictorian of the Memorial High School Class of 1962, and she received a Bachelor of Arts Degree with a double major in English and French from the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire and a Master of Arts Degree in French Language and Literature from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Mary also
Archie C. DeLong Jr., age 89 of Menomonie, WI passed away Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at the Heritage of Elmwood Nursing Home. He was born on Dec. 9, 1928 in Pierce County to Archie and Nellie (Bundy) DeLong. Archie lived most of his life in Irvington, WI where he cared for his mother, his huge garden and flowers. He worked for Hitz Dairy, did yardwork, snow removal and other jobs for people in the city of Menomonie. Archie entered Heritage of Elmwood Nursing Home in 2013. This was to be his new
Evelyn M. Jacobson, 87, of Eau Claire, formerly of the town of Sigel, died Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at Dove Healthcare West, Eau Claire while under the care of Mayo Clinic Hospice. She was born December 10, 1930, one of ten children to Melvina (Larson) and Fred Semple. On March 23, 1957, Evelyn married Ervin Carl Jacobson at the Immanuel Baptist Parsonage in Menomonie. They resided in the town of Sigel where they farmed. Ervin preceded her in death on April 16, 1996. She was a devoted member
Karla Jo Wolle, 55 of New Ulm, MN passed away peacefully August 4th, 2018 at her home. Karla was born September 25, 1962 in St. James, Minnesota. She graduated from St. James High School in 1981, continuing to earn an Associate Degree in Human Services from Rochester Community College. On July 31, 1982, Karla married John Nelson. This union blessed them with three children they raised together for 21 years. Karla and John owned the grocery store John’s Jack and Jill in Sherburn, MN for
Glendoris “Glennie” L. Ulmer, age 95, formerly of Beaver Dam, passed away on Saturday, August 11, 2018, at her home. The visitation will be at Holy Trinity Catholic Church – Newburg, 521 Congress Drive, West Bend on Saturday, August 18, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will follow at church on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. with Fr. Gary Rush officiating and Deacon Mike Koebel assisting. A time for fellowship will follow the Mass and burial will be at
Stephen Joseph Frankewicz, 65, left us on August 13, 2018, with family by his side at his home residence in Thorp, WI. Steve was born September 6, 1952, in Chicago, IL to Joseph and Mary Ellen Frankewicz. He graduated from Owen-Withee High School in 1971 and later married Christine Rosemeyer. He attended the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. He returned to Owen-Withee where he took over his father’s business, Joe’s Refrigeration Inc.
Michael DeRusha, 62, of Eau Claire, passed away peacefully August 11, 2018, at home surrounded by his entire family after a lifelong struggle with myotonic dystrophy. Mike was born on March 14, 1956, to Roger and Cleone (Vitek). He graduated from McDonell High School in 1974, and then served in the U.S. Air Force. He attended CVTC earning associate degrees in HVAC and also in electronics. He worked at Luther Hospital for 17 years, and then worked at Andersen Windows in Menomonie until about a
DUBIAK, Helen, 93, of Thorp, formerly of Lublin, died Tuesday at Miller Alternative Care in Thorp.
HELLER, Francis, 86, of Alma Center died Wednesday at Black River Memorial Hospital in Black River Falls.
BERTRAM, Daniel G. “Daddy O,” 75, of New Auburn died Aug. 4 at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire.
BENNETT, Robin G. “Rob,” 56, of Eau Claire died Sunday at his parents’ home under hospice care.
BERTRAM, Daniel G. “Daddy O,” 75, of New Auburn died Saturday at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire.