Friday, March 6, 2015



AGE: 76

ADDRESS: 955 E. Allman Medford former Township of Browning resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 1:15 A.M. Friday, March 06, 2015 at Care Partners in Medford where she had been a resident for the past 3 years and under the care of Hope Hospice for the past 2 ½ months

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICE: 11:00 A.M. Monday, March 16, 2015 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Medford

OFFICIATING: Father Dennis Meulemans & Deacon Joseph Stefancin

INTERMENT: Private Cremainal Inurnment will take place at a later date

VISITATION: 9:00 A.M. to 10:45 A.M. Monday, March 16, 2015 at Hemer Funeral Home in Medford
DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: May 5, 1938 at Taylor County Hospital in Medford

EDUCATION: Shirley attended Mathey Grade School in the Township of Browning and was a 1956 graduate of Medford Senior High School.

MARRIAGE: on May 19, 1962 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Medford Shirley married Raymond “Bola” J. Molitor and he preceded her in death on January 5, 2013

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: Shirley farmed most of her life in the Township of Browning until her retirement in Dec. of 2007. She then moved to Care Partners in Medford in May of 2012. Shirley enjoyed traveling, especially to the Western States. She was an avid collector of “BEARS”. A bear named “Teddy” was her constant companion.

MEMBER OF: Holy Rosary Catholic Church

CHILDREN DECEASED: Daughter: Esther Rose in infancy in February of 1965

SURVIVING BROTHERS/SISTERS: Rachel Sackmann of Stevens Point, Harold (Rita) Rudolph, Helen (Gene) Brushaber, and Ed (Lucille) Rudolph all of Medford, Sister-in-Law: Mary Ann Rudolph
She is further survived by many nieces and nephews

BROTHERS/SISTERS DECEASED: Bernard in February of 2011 and Sally in July of 1995

DECEASED FATHER: Andrew G. Rudolph

DECEASED MOTHER: Esther F. Behling

PALLBEARERS: Doug Brushaber, Todd & Andrew Sackmann, Ed & Bob Rudolph & Bill Thiede

OTHER INFORMATION: In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made in Shirley’s name to Hope Hospice and Holy Rosary Catholic Church.
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