Friday, October 25, 2013



ADDRESS: 2018 County Highway F, Athens, WI 54411; A Township of Bern, Marathon Co. resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 7:30 AM Friday, October 25 at Aspirus Wausau Hospital, Wausau where she had been a patient for the past 4 days

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: 11:00 AM Tuesday, October 29 at Zion Ev. Lutheran Church, Stetsonville

OFFICIATING: Rev. James H. Babler

INTERMENT: Medford Evergreen Cemetery

VISITATION: 4-8 PM on Monday, October 28 at Hemer Funeral Home, Medford and also from 10 AM until the time of services at 11 AM on Tuesday, October 29 at Zion Ev. Lutheran Church, Stetsonville

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: May 6, 1944 at Pontiac, MI

EDUCATION: Holy Rosary elementary school, Medford and was a 1962 graduate of Medford High School

MARRIAGE: September 22, 1962 at Zion Ev. Lutheran Church, Stetsonville to Jack Hartwig and he survives

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: After her marriage she worked as an officer & bookkeeper for Jack Hartwig Trucking, Athens for most of her life until her recent illness. She enjoyed spending time at the cabin in Fifield, WI, gardening, traveling, crafts, knitting and her grandchildren.

MEMBER OF: Zion Ev. Lutheran Church, Stetsonville

SURVIVING SPOUSE: Jack H. Hartwig of Athens

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Tim (Jenny) Hartwig of Athens, Tammy Jane (James) Bowe of Inver Grove Heights, MN, Mary Jane (Brian “Spike”) Barkow of Wausau, Jack “Tuff” (Jenny) Hartwig of Hudson
Grandchildren – Eric (Courtney) Hartwig, Brooke & Erika Bowe, Johnathan & Jadyn Hartwig

SURVIVING BROTHERS/SISTERS: Sister – Mary (Boyd) Wanzer of Florida

DECEASED FATHER: Cyril Tlusty DECEASED MOTHER: Kathryn (maiden name: Dumke) Tlusty

PALLBEARERS: Tim, Jack “Tuff”, Eric & Johnathan Hartwig, James Bowe & Brian “Spike” Barkow

OTHER INFORMATION: In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be given to the family for future designations
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