Wednesday, February 1, 2012



ADDRESS: W1779 County Road N, Colby, WI; A township of Colby, Clark Co. resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 11:37 PM Monday, January 30 at Ministry St. Joseph’s Hospital, Marshfield where he had been a patient for the past 1 week

TIME & PLACE OF FUNERAL: Memorial services will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, February 11 at Hemer Funeral Home, Medford

OFFICIATING: Pastor Bruce Jahnke

VISITATION AT: Hemer Funeral Home, Medford from 1:00 PM until the time of services at 2:00 PM on Saturday, February 11

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: August 24, 1948 at Racine, WI

EDUCATION: Colby area elementary schools, and he attended Colby High School

MARRIAGE INFORMATION: In 1968 at Neillsville, WI to Shirley A. Fischer and they were later divorced

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: After his education, he farmed in the Township of Colby for many years until his recent ill health. He enjoyed tractor pulls, garage sales and his family.

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Daughter – Tammy Griesbach of Colby
Son – Jeffrey Griesbach of Colby

CHILDREN DECEASED: Daughter – Tina M. Werner in 2010

GRANDCHILDREN: 4 – Tiara (Omar) Bonilla of Abbotsford, Cassius Griesbach of Colby, Colton & Autumn Werner of Whittlesey

GREAT -GRANDCHILDREN: 1 –Talianna Bonilla of Abbotsford

DECEASED FATHER: Herman H. Griesbach DECEASED MOTHER: Helen Steffen

OTHER INFORMATION: In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be given to the family for a future designation
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