Monday, August 24, 2015

RONALD “RONNIE” A. SACKMANN

NAME OF DECEASED:
RONALD “RONNIE” A. SACKMANN
AGE: 61

ADDRESS: W4884 County Highway A Stetsonville; Township of Deer Creek Resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 9:12 P.M. Sunday, August 23 at Ministry St. Joseph’s Hospital, Marshfield

INTERMENT: Cremainal Inurnment will take place at a later date in Stetsonville Public Cemetery

VISITATION: 4:00 to 7:00 P.M. Thursday, August 27 at the Hemer Funeral Home, Medford where there will be a 7:00 P.M. Prayer Service led by Deacon Joseph Stefancin

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: June 24, 1954 in Medford

EDUCATION: Attend Stetsonville Elementary Grade School and Medford High School

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: In his younger years he worked on his neighbor’s dairy farm. Ronnie then started at Stetson Hardwoods where he worked until the time of his death. He enjoyed making maple syrup, model aviation, hunting and long leisure drives.

MEMBER OF: Hobbyland Flyers

SURVIVING BROTHERS/SISTERS: 3 Brothers: Randy of Stetsonville, Brian of Medford and Rick of Stetsonville
3 Sisters: Lennethe Adams of Medford, Kathryn (Jeff) Klinger of Medford and Theresa (Samuel) Zagorski of Gilman

DECEASED FATHER: Clarence C. Sackmann

DECEASED MOTHER: Elizabeth F. Sackmann (Maiden Name: Baumer)

OTHER INFORMATION: In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Ronnie’s family to be designated at a later date
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Saturday, August 22, 2015

AUDREY M. DAHL

NAME OF DECEASED:
AUDREY M. DAHL
AGE: 89

ADDRESS: 617 Cedar Street Apt. 3 Medford; City of Medford Resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 3:15 P.M. Friday, August 21 at the Aspirus Medford Hospital where she had been a patient for the past 1 day

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: Per Audrey’s request no services will be held at this time

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: August 18, 1926 in Goodrich

EDUCATION: Attended rural grade schools and a graduate of Medford High School

MARRIAGE: January 17, 1949 to Lester Dahl and he preceded her in death on August 23, 2001

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: Audrey worked at Marathon Cheese and Hurd Millwork for a number of years until her retirement in 1988. She enjoyed camping, fishing and square dancing in Medford and Florida.

MEMBER OF: Abiding Hope Lutheran Church in Florida

SURVIVING BROTHER: Adrian Kriplean of West Allis
Also survived by Nieces, Nephews, Other Relatives and Friends

BROTHER/SISTER DECEASED: Brother: Alfred Kriplean
Sister: Sylvia Hamm

DECEASED FATHER: August Kriplean

DECEASED MOTHER: Lena Kriplean (Maiden Name: Cornwell)

OTHER INFORMATION: Hemer Funeral Homes of Medford and Rib Lake is assisting the family with arrangements
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Friday, August 21, 2015

RUBY K. NEUMAN

NAME OF DECEASED:
RUBY K. NEUMAN
AGE: 81

ADDRESS: 135 S. Gibson Street Medford; City of Medford Resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 11:28 A.M. Friday, August 21 at the Aspirus Care and Rehab Medford where she had resided for the past 7 years.

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, August 25 at the Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Medford

OFFICIATING: Father Philip Juza and Deacon Joseph Stefancin

INTERMENT: St. Mary’s Cemetery in the Township of Little Black

VISITATION: 4:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M. Monday, August 24 at the Hemer Funeral Home, Medford where there will be a 7:00 P.M. Prayer Service and also from 9:00 A.M. until 10:45 A.M. Tuesday, August 25 at the Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Medford

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: October 28, 1934 in Medford

EDUCATION: Attended Little White Grade School in the Township of Little Black and a graduate of Medford High School

MARRIAGE: April 21, 1955 in Medford to James C. Neuman and he preceded her in death on February 6, 1999

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: Ruby was a Nurse’s Aide at the Memorial Hospital of Taylor County for a period of time. She then worked at Dorchester Furniture in production for also a period of time. Ruby then worked at C&J’s Bar as a bartender for a number of years until her retirement. She enjoyed gardening, sewing, quilting, painting, playing cards, and most of all being with her family.

MEMBER OF: Holy Rosary Catholic Church and the Klossner-Dietzler VFW Ladies Auxiliary

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Jeff (Becky Becker) Neuman of Dorchester, Judy (Warren) Underwood of Dorchester, Janice (Gary) Messman of Stetsonville, Kathy (Joe) Schupp of Medford and Mike (Marnie) Neuman of Milan

CHILDREN DECEASED: 2 Sons: David J. Neuman on March 20, 1990 and James T. Neuman on December 29, 2003

13 GRANDCHILDREN

22 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN

SURVIVING BROTHER: John (Charlotte) Drolshagen of Medford
Sisters-In-Law: Bev Drolshagen of Abbotsford, Rosie Anderson of Medford and Roceda Neuman of Medford
Also survived by Nieces, Nephews, Other Relatives and Friends

BROTHER DECEASED: Leighton Drolshagen

DECEASED FATHER: George A. Drolshagen

DECEASED MOTHER: Elva M. Drolshagen (Maiden name: Anderson)

PALLBEARERS: Dan Ingersoll, Carl Anderson, Brad Jentzsch, Joe, Brian and Lee Drolshagen

OTHER INFORMATION: In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Ruby’s family to be designated at a later date
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AILENE L. PREMEAU

Ailene Lorraine Premeau, 84, of Ogema, WI, formerly of Ripon, passed away Thursday August 20, 2015 at Ministry St. Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield, WI.
She was born August 31, 1930 to Victor and Laimie (Annala) Storm. She graduated from Westboro High School. Ailene married Clifford “Eddie” Premeau, September 30, 1950 in Rib Lake, WI. He survives.
Ailene is also survived by her Children: Margaret Stone of Naperville, IL, Melinda (Dan) Krieg of DePere, WI, Jacqueline (Mark) Peterson of Ripon, WI. Grandchildren: Julie (John) McCullough of New Market, AL, Erin (Adam Vallez) Surfass of Capron, IL, Noah (Barbie) Surfass of Salt Lake City, UT, Stacy (Rick) Fischer of Neenah, WI, Sara (Mike) Williams of Neenah, WI, Daniel (Courtney) Krieg of Neenah, WI, Ryan (Emily Ramharter) Peterson of Madison, WI, Steffen (Briana Schnelle) Peterson of Alturas, CA, Great Grandchildren: Elizabeth & Bailey Curtis, Emelia Vallez, JP, Lauren & Kathryn McCullough, Max Fischer, Sapphire Krieg, Kaylee Williams, Danika Williams. Nieces and nephews: Deborah Storm, Margie (Scott) Pearson, Barb (Matt) Brager, Liz (Tony) Nehmer, Terri (Ed) Anderson, Cindy (Mark) Meyering, Dave (Cheryl) Hanson, Sisters in law: Gerry Hanson of Wausau, WI, Sue (Wayne) Tlusty of Rib Lake, WI.
She is preceded in death by: Parents, Daughter: Kathleen Surfass, Great Grandson: Ricky Fischer, Brothers: Marvin and John Storm, Mother and Father In Law: Edmund and Viola Premeau, Brother In Law: Arthur Hanson, Sister In Law: Donna Storm.
Ailene worked as a Manager of Market Analysis for Speed Queen in Ripon, WI, where she retired from in 1992. In 1996, Ailene and Clifford moved from Ripon to Ogema, where they had lived since 1972. She enjoyed watching all different kinds of wildlife in the backyard of her home. She also enjoyed sewing. Most of all, she loved spending time with her family, grandchildren and great grandchildren, she loved to travel across the United States visiting each of them. She was a member of St. John The Baptist Catholic Church, and VFW Post# 7817 Women’s Auxiliary.
Funeral Services for Ailene will be held 11:00 AM, Tuesday August 25, 2015 at St. John The Baptist Catholic Church, Prentice, WI, with Father Gerald Hagen officiating. Burial will take place at Mt. Olive Cemetery, Westboro, WI. Visitation will be held: 4:00 – 6:00 PM, Monday, August 24, 2015 at Hemer Funeral Home, Rib Lake Chapel, and also 10:00 AM until the time of Mass at 11:00 AM, Tuesday August 25, 2015 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church.
Memorial Donations in honor of Ailene may be made to St. John the Baptist Catholic Church.
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EVERETT B. HALE


NAME OF DECEASED: EVERETT B. HALE

AGE: 82

ADDRESS: 546 South 2nd Street Medford, WI 54451

PLACE OF SERVICES: 11:00 A.M. Monday, August 24, 2015 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Medford, Wisconsin

OFFICIATING: Father Philip Juza

INTERMENT: Holy Rosary Catholic Cemetery in Medford

VISITATION: 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. Sunday, August 23, 2015 at Hemer Funeral Home in Medford with a 7:00 P.M. Rosary Service. Also, 10:15 A.M. until time of services at 11:00 A.M. on Monday, August 24, 2015 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Medford

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: September 24, 1932 in Grand Rapids, Minnesota

EDUCATION: Everett attended high school in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He then went on to graduate from Wisconsin State College, Milwaukee (now University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee) and then studied Law at the University of Wisconsin, Madison where he graduated in 1961 with a Doctor of Jurisprudence.

MARRIAGE: on November 27, 1965 Everett married the love of his life, Pearl B. Wayerski in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

WORK INFORMATION/PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: Everett enrolled in ROTC 1952, and served in the army infantry during the Korean War from February 1956 until June 1957 and later he attained the rank of Captain. Everett worked as an attorney for his entire career. He worked in private law practice, served as City Attorney in Manitowoc, Wisconsin 8and as Assistant City Attorney in La Crosse, Wisconsin. In 1981, Everett began working in Taylor County where he would work until his retirement in 2006. He worked as Assistant District Attorney, Family Court Commissioner, and County Corporation Counsel. As the Family Court Commissioner, he enjoyed performing many wedding ceremonies. Everett was a member of the Knights of Columbus at Holy Rosary parish where he also enjoyed his bible study group. He was very committed to practicing his Catholic faith and passed those values on to his family. To say Everett was a military history buff would be an understatement. He enjoyed collecting military artifacts and sharing their history from a young age. One of his favorite Saturday activities was what he would call “making his rounds” and visiting with the patrons and owners of local gun shops and taking his daughters to gun shows. Everett was able to share his love of history by teaching classes at local community colleges. He was also an advocate for pro-life issues and used his retirement to defend those who cannot speak for themselves with articles and opinion pieces. Most importantly he and Pearl made a home where his family knew they were always loved and accepted no matter what.

MEMBER OF: Wisconsin Bar Association, Knights of Columbus, Holy Rosary Catholic Church and the Penny Club

SURVIVING SPOUSE: Pearl B. Hale of Medford, Wisconsin

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Ann (Brian) Bergmann of Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, Barbara (Matthew Richlen) Hale-Richlen of Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, Linda (Kevin) O’Brien of Colby, Wisconsin, and Jennifer (Adam Derr) Hale of Silver Spring, Maryland

# LIVING GRANDCHILDREN: Everett is the proud grandfather of Lauren and Alexander Bergmann; Pierce, Grant and Ava Richlen.

Everett is also survived by many beloved cousins, nieces and nephews.

BROTHERS/SISTERS DECEASED: Brother: Arlow Hale and Sister: Helen (Hale) Roth

DECEASED FATHER: Arlow Dunbar Hale

DECEASED MOTHER: Theresa Ann Hale

PALLBEARERS: Jim Roth, Terry Roth, Rick Roth, Bill Roth, Tom Roth, John Hale, Bill Frank and Dan Frank

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WAYNE M. DOMINE

NAME OF DECEASED: WAYNE M. DOMINE AGE: 62

ADDRESS: Riverview Apartments, Medford

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: pronounced at 10:58 AM Thursday, August 20 at his residence in the City of Medford

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: Per his request, there will be no services

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: April 15, 1953 at Medford

EDUCATION: Pine Tree & Brookside elementary schools, attended Medford High School and Cosmetology College

MARRIAGE: Married to Juanita Tormaschy and they were later divorced

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: After his education he worked at Copps IGA & Weathershield Mfg. in Medford for periods of time. He moved to Colorado where he resided for a period of time. Returned to WI and resided in various communities. For the past 10 years, he has resided at his present address. He enjoyed cooking & family time.

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Daughters – LaCota (Nolan) Overton of Dickinson, ND and Chelsey Domine of North Dakota

# OF LIVING GRANDCHILDREN: 8

SURVIVING BROTHERS/SISTERS: Carol Cederholm of Medford, Darlene (Pat) Preman of Suring, WI, Charlene (Gerry) Faude of Medford, Danny Domine of Plymouth, WI, Larry (Julie) Johnson of Medford

BROTHERS/SISTERS DECEASED: Brothers – Aaron Biship and Edward Bishop in infancy

DECEASED FATHER: Arthur William Domine

DECEASED MOTHER: Frieda Margaret Neubauer

OTHER INFORMATION:
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Tuesday, August 18, 2015

BERNADINE “BERNIE” N. ZIEHLKE

NAME OF DECEASED:
BERNADINE “BERNIE” N. ZIEHLKE
AGE: 84

ADDRESS: 1269 N. 8th Street Apt. 6, Medford; City of Medford Resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 6:15 P.M. Monday, August 17 at her residence surrounded by her loving family and under the care of Hope Hospice

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: 11:00 A.M. Thursday, August 20 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Medford

OFFICIATING: Rev. Nancy Amacher

INTERMENT: Cremainal Inurnment will take place at a later date in St. Mary's Cemetery in Little Black

VISITATION: 9:00 A.M. until 10:45 A.M. Thursday, August 20 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Medford

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: December 20, 1930 in Medford, WI

EDUCATION: Attended High School. Bernadine left high school to care for her younger siblings while her mother worked.

MARRIAGE: August 3, 1947 in North Dakota to Gerald “Jerry” R. Ziehlke

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: Bernadine spent much of her younger life caring for her younger siblings. She lost her father when she was nine years old. Her mother, Alda had to work to provide for the family. Her parents were Frederick Brede and Alda Miller. Bernadine was the second of five children. After her mother remarried, Bernadine became the sister of four more siblings. She met the love of her life, Gerald and they were married on August 3, 1947. Bernadine loved being a wife, mother, and homemaker. She loved to cook, sew, make crafts, very active in church and had so many other talents. She worked as a waitress and they also raised mink for many years. Bernadine helped with their care. In later years they purchased a Montgomery Wards Store in Medford, which they owned and operated for several years. Eventually they then opened a Furniture Store on Highway 13 in Medford. Bernadine worked full time at both the Montgomery Wards business until it sold and later at the furniture business. Bernadine had many health problems throughout her life but she still managed to overcome them and care for her family and home and do her fair share of providing for their family. Bernadine was a very caring and loving lady and will be greatly missed by her family and many friends.

MEMBER OF: St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Medford

SURVIVING SPOUSE: Gerald “Jerry” R. Ziehlke of Medford

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Carol ( Tom) Ploeckelman of Hartford and Terrie (Wayne Staven) Revels of Medford

4 GRANDCHILDREN: Jenna ( Mike) Heinz, Ron ( Tracy ) Ploeckelman Matthew Czerniak and Rachel Revels

4 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN: Jacob and Mitchel Heinz and Andrew and Adam Ploeckelman

SURVIVING BROTHERS/SISTERS: Patrick ( Henrietta ) Leary of Chippewa Falls, Michael ( Becky) Leary of Medford
Daniel ( Laura) Leary of Medford, Ellen (Jim) Borman of Owen

BROTHERS/SISTERS DECEASED: Barbara Siewert, Raymond Brede, Milan Brede and Shirley Leary

DECEASED FATHER: Frederick A. Brede

DECEASED MOTHER: Alda Miller

DECEASED STEP-FATHER: D.H. Leary

PALLBEARERS: Jenna , Mike, Jacob and Mitchel Heinz, Tom, Ron, Tracy, Andrew and Adam Ploeckelman, Matthew Czerniak, Rachel Revels

OTHER INFORMATION: Hemer Funeral Homes of Medford and Rib Lake is assisting the family with arrangements
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