Tuesday, March 13, 2012



ADDRESS: N5079 Hetland Ave., Rib Lake, WI 54470; Township of Greenwood resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 3:25 PM Monday, March 12 at his residence in the township of Greenwood under the loving care of his family and Aspirus Comfort Care Hospice

TIME & PLACE OF FUNERAL: 2:00 PM Saturday, March 17 at the Chelsea Conservation Club, N6357 State Hwy 13, Medford

OFFICIATING: Pastor Freddy McMillen

VISITATION AT: The Chelsea Conservation Club from 11 AM until the time of funeral services at 2:00 PM on Saturday, March 17

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: July 12, 1960 at St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada

EDUCATION: St. Catharines, ON elementary school; graduate of Collegiete Technical School, St. Catharines, ON, Canada

MARRIAGE INFORMATION: April 5, 1999 at Stillwater, MN to Lorie Ann “Lorie” Hilbert

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: After his education, he worked 20 years at General Motors of Canada until his retirement in 1998. He then moved to WI and worked at various places in the Medford & Merrill areas until ill health. He also operated Can Am Graphics out of his home for a period of years. He enjoyed any and all types of racing, his family and friends.

MEMBER OF: Silverdale Gun Club of Ontario

SURVIVING SPOUSE: Lorie Miller of Rib Lake

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Step-Children: Curtis “Curt” Quednow of Rib Lake & Jessica (Jason Ernest) Quednow of Glidden
Children – Katie Lynn Miller and David Edward Miller, Jr. both of St. Catharine, ON, Canada

GRANDSON: Michael David Quednow of Rib Lake

SURVIVING BROTHERS/SISTERS: 2 Brothers – Denis (Arlene) Miller of Brownlee, SK, Canada & Douglas (Joan) Miller of St. Anns, ON, Canada
Sister-in-law: Darcey (Mark Listle) Johnson of Tripoli;
Brother-in-law: Kenneth (Tracey) Hilbert of Jachsonville, FL
Step Sisters-in-law: Joy (Mike) Hoff of Athens, Grace (Darin) Fritsch of Westboro, Julie (John) Lemke of Medford; Step Brother-in-law: Harold Fliehs, Jr. of Rib Lake

PARENTS: Mother-in-law: Dianne (Harold) Fliehs of Rib Lake; Father-in-law: Kenneth (Tina) Hilbert of Kissimmee, FL

DECEASED FATHER: George Leonard Miller DECEASED MOTHER: Dorothy Elizabeth Gibson

PALLBEARERS: Honorary: Michael, Curtis & Jessica Quednow, Jason Ernest, Tashalia Barnes
Active: Mike Ecker, Paul Socwell, Kevin Rogers, Kurt Komarek, Josh Miller, Shawn Graumann, Bo Lambert, Cal Maule

OTHER INFORMATION: Further survived by Special Niece – Sara Lanzalone of Beansville, ON, Canada
Further survived by many Nieces/Nephews, Great Nieces & Great Nephews, Aunts/Uncles & Cousins
-Hemer-Dallmann-Kniewel Funeral Home of Rib Lake serving the family
-For online condolences, please visit hemerfuneralservice.com