Thursday, February 7, 2013



AGE: 95

ADDRESS: Deerview Meadows Assisted Living, Medford

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 10:10 AM Wednesday, February 6 at Deerview Meadows Assisted Living, Medford where she had resided for the past 4 months most recently under the care of Hope Hospice, Medford

TIME & PLACE OF FUNERAL: 11:00 AM Saturday, February 9 at St. Ambrose Episcopal Church, Antigo

OFFICIATING: Father Barry Whenal

INTERMENT: 2:00 PM Saturday, Feb. 9 at Northside Cemetery, Westboro with Rev. Bob Giese officiating

VISITATION: St. Ambrose Episcopal Church, Antigo from 9 AM until the time of services at 11 AM on Saturday, February 9

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: June 27, 1917 at Medford

EDUCATION: Medford elementary schools, graduate of Medford High School, attended Lawrence University of Milwaukee and graduated from Purdue University with a degree in English

MARRIAGE INFORMATION: October 7, 1945 at California to Wilbur Valentine Stephan who preceded her in death in 1995

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: After her marriage, they moved to Wisconsin residing in various places before settling in Antigo in 1955. She worked for the Antigo School District for a period of years. In her earlier years she obtained a private pilot’s license. During her whole life she spent the summer months at the cabin on Mondeaux Flowage in the Township of Westboro, Taylor County. She enjoyed playing bridge, skiing, fishing, her dogs, and Packer football.

MEMBER OF: St. Ambrose Episcopal Church of Antigo, Mondeaux Property Association, DAR, Westboro Conservation Club, Phi Beta Phi

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Son - “Marty” Stephan of Circle Pines, MN & Daughter – Ruth Ann (“Mick”) Pipkorn of Westboro, WI
2 Grandsons – Steve (Megan Peterson) Pipkorn and Scott Pipkorn both of Westboro

DECEASED FATHER: Florian Joseph Martin DECEASED MOTHER: Ruth Wheeler

PALLBEARERS: Jenny & Jeremy Voda, Steve & Scott Pipkorn, Megan Peterson, Sadie Brehm

OTHER INFORMATION: Hemer Funeral Service of Medford & Rib Lake serving the family
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