Tuesday, December 16, 2014



ADDRESS: N3895 Oriole Drive, Medford; A Township of Medford resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: pronounced at 7:55 AM on Tuesday, December 16 at her residence in the Town of Medford

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: 11:00 AM Friday, December 19 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Medford

OFFICIATING: Father Gerard Willger & Deacon Joe Stefancin

INTERMENT: Interment of her cremated remains will take place at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Township of Little Black

VISITATION: Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Medford from 9:30 AM until the time of services at 11 AM on Friday, December 19

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: January 6, 1947 at Medford

EDUCATION: Little Black Center School, Town of Little Black and was a graduate of Medford High School

MARRIAGE: July 20, 1968 at Sacred heart Catholic Church, Stetsonville to Paul L. Metz and he survives

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: In her earlier years, she worked as a nurses aid at Memorial Nursing Home, Medford. Then she worked as a housewife & mother while her children were growing up. In 1981 she worked as a nurses aid and later a receptionist at Memorial Hospital of Taylor County, Medford until ill health forced her retirement in 2003. She enjoyed gardening, scrap booking, baking, camping & other family adventures, spending time with family, especially her grandchildren, and she had a gift to gab.

MEMBER OF: Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Medford

SURVIVING SPOUSE: Paul L. Metz of Medford

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Timothy (fiance – Dianne Gebhart) Metz of Sun Prairie, WI; Brenda (Brian Richards) Metz of Mosinee; Julie (Scott) Navarre of Marshfield

# OF LIVING GRANDCHILDREN: 4 – Ethan & Peyton Metz, Parker & Megan Navarre

SURVIVING BROTHERS/SISTERS: Nancy Wycliffe of Medford, Neal (Jean) Nuernberger of Wahpeton, ND, Paul (Linda) Nuernberger of Medford, Mary (Tom) Brost of Medford, Sara Nuernberger of Medford
Brother-in-law: Roger Paul of Hubertus, WI; Sister-in-law: Doris Nuernberger of Sheboygan Falls, WI

BROTHERS/SISTERS DECEASED: David Nuernberger & Ellyn Paul

NEPHEW DECEASED: Eric Nuernberger

SURVIVING PARENTS: Mother-in-law: Beulah Metz of Medford

DECEASED FATHER: Elmer Arnold Nuernberger DECEASED MOTHER: Goldie Irene Moore

OTHER INFORMATION: In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be given to either Hope Hospice of Medford or the Taylor County Humane Society
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