Saturday, March 14, 2015



AGE: 64

ADDRESS: 61 MCT, Medford, WI 54451

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 12:14 AM Saturday, March 14 at his residence in the City of Medford under the loving care of his family and Hope Hospice

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: Memorial services will be held at 12 noon on Saturday, March 21 at Hemer Funeral Home, Medford

OFFICIATING: Deacon Joe Stefancin

VISITATION: 10 AM until the time of services at 12 noon on Saturday, March 21 at Hemer Funeral Home, Medford

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: July 14, 1950 at Medford

EDUCATION: St. Anthony's Catholic School in Athens, and was a graduate of Athens High School

MARRIAGE: February 5, 1977 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Medford to Susan M. Clarke and she survives

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: After his education he worked road construction and drove truck for various construction companies, most recently James Peterson & Sons, Medford. He enjoyed hunting, camping, riding motorcycle, old cars & spending time with his family.

MEMBER OF: Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Medford

SURVIVING SPOUSE: Susan M. Dassow of Medford

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Daughter – Nikki (Paul) Lelinski of Milwaukee
Son – Wade (Patsy Gumz) Dassow of Stetsonville

# OF LIVING GRANDCHILDREN: 6 – Ethan, Trinity, Grace, Aiden, Chloe, Jordyn

SURVIVING BROTHERS/SISTERS: Sisters – JoAnn (Robert) Gauerke of Marshfield & Mary (James) Zawacki of Stetsonville; Brothers – Mark Dassow of Medford & Dale (Brenda) Dassow of Westminster, CO

SURVIVING PARENTS: Mother – Christine Dassow of Medford

DECEASED FATHER: Lester F. Dassow, Sr.

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