Saturday, September 22, 2018


Judy Wik

Judy M. Wik passed away on Sunday, September 9, 2018.

Judy entered this world on March 27, 1946. She lived most of her life in the Eau Claire/​Chippewa Falls area. In 1964 she married Dennis Bauer, but they later divorced. During their marriage she raised four children. In 1993 she married Tom Wik but later divorced.

Judy is survived by her four children, all in the Eau Claire, WI, area. Her children include a daughter, Melissa Bauer and three sons, Lynn (Annette), Lonnie, and Troy (Jamie) Bauer. In addition, she is survived by her five grandchildren, who were her pride and joy. Her grandchildren include: Joshua (Ally) Lieffring, Jeremy (Destinee Barrows) Lieffring, Bailey Bauer, Brady Bauer, and Lance Bauer; one great-granddaughter, Alanah Lieffring; one step-great-granddaughter, Ella Haefemeyer; and honorary granddaughter, Klara Pekarova of the Czech Republic. She is further survived by two sisters, Shirley (Ben) Buchholtz of Mondovi and Bonnie (Earl) Black of Durand, a sister-in-law, Bonnie Pinnerud of South Dakota, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Judy was preceded in death by two brothers Dean Pinnerud and Dale Pinnerud and her grandbabies that never completed their journey to earth, but that she now holds in her loving embrace.

A Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, September 14, 2018, at Notre Dame Catholic Church in Chippewa Falls, WI, at 10:30 a.m. Private burial will be held at a later date.

The family wishes to thank Aggies Country Living and Mayo Hospice Services for their loving and compassionate care of Judy.

The family requests no flowers or gifts be sent and ask that monetary donations be directed to the Alzheimer’s Association or Mayo Hospice Services.

Chippewa Valley Cremation Services of Altoona, WI, is serving the family. To express online condolences, please visit,

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