Sunday, January 27, 2013



AGE: 65

ADDRESS: 987 N. Front Street, Rib Lake, Former Ogema Area Resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 10:08 A.M. Saturday, January 26 at the Memorial Health Center E.R. Medford, where she was taken earlier by ambulance

TIME & PLACE OF FUNERAL: A Celebration of Carol’s Life will be held at 5:00 P.M. Thursday, January 31 at the Ice Age Pavilion in Rib Lake

OFFICIATING: Rev. Dr. Bob Giese

INTERMENT: Cremainal Inurnment will take place at a later date in Lakeview Cemetery, Rib Lake

VISITATION: 2:00 P.M. until the time of services at 5:00 P.M. Thursday, January 31 at the Ice Age Pavilion, Rib Lake

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: January 12, 1948 in Merrill

EDUCATION: 1966 Graduate of Wausau High School

MARRIAGE INFORMATION: November 2, 1968 at the Zion Ev. Lutheran Church in the Town of Maine to Kenneth A. Floyd and he preceded her in death on August 12, 2011

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: After school Carol worked at Tiny Tot in Merrill where she assembled baby cribs and met her husband. After her marriage she worked as a nurse’s aide at the Golden Living Center, Rib Lake for 15 years. Ken and Carol purchased and operated multiple taverns in Taylor County, where she was currently bartending at the Bird’s Nest in Rib Lake at the time of her death. She enjoyed babysitting, playing cards, gambling, feeding and watching the birds. Carol loved to socialize.

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Michael (Laurie) Floyd of Ogema, Terry (Wendy) Floyd of Menomonee, Renea (Derrick) Sukow of Merrill, Theresa (Jon) Westberg of Prentice and Brian (Kristy) Floyd of Medford
Son-In-Law: Gene Graumann of Medford

CHILDREN DECEASED: Daughter: Tammy Graumann in 2007


SURVIVING SISTERS: Lorraine Steckling of Merrill, Joyce Teeples of Merrill, Julaine (Bob) Laak of Merrill and Audrey Steckling
Brothers-In-Law: Robert Bauer of Merrill and Gary Floyd of Arizona

DECEASED BROTHER/SISTER: Dale Steckling and Beverly Bauer

DECEASED FATHER: Albert E.P. Steckling

DECEASED MOTHER: Lavila E. Steckling (Maiden Name: Porath)

URNBEARER: Zander Floyd

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