Angeline was born June 11, 1922 in the Town of Greenwood, at the family farmstead to Joseph and Mary (Mauser) Judnic. Rib Lake Location | Hemer-Pickerign Funeral & Cremation Services | Medford WI funeral home and cremation Rib Lake Location Medford Location | Rib Lake Location Address Rib Lake Location 933 West St. Rib Lake, WI 54470 Tel: 1-715-427-5465 CONTACT US Local Weather Weather for Rib Lake, WI More at Dark Sky Loading. One of his earliest trips was when his mother brought him along on a field trip to Chicago. Also, he enjoyed hunting out west and in Canada. He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Barbara; and brothers, John, Karl Bill, Michael and Floyd. Funeral homes curate a final ceremony that provides space for guests to begin the journey through grief together. Wayne W. Hamann, 76, of Medford, passed away on Sunday, April 9, 2023 at Aspirus Hospital in Wausau. Rodger graduated from Gilman High School in 1965 and learned welding at the Eau Claire VoTech. TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: 11:00 A.M. November 10, 2014 at Hemer Funeral Home- Medford OFFICIATING: Pastor David Clements INTERMENT: Private Cremainal inurnment services will be held at Mt. Betty is survived by her three children, Charlie Bork, Lynette Binns, both of Medford, Paul Bork of Colorado Springs, CO; a sister, Eloise Neuendorf of Cleveland, TN; four beloved grandchildren, Nathaniel Bork of Ft. Collins, CO, Stephanie (Matt) Jacobs of Woodland Park, CO, Elizabeth Binns (Ollie Wilson Jr.) of Appleton, Ralph Binns Jr. (Jay Feldmeier) of Madison; great-grandchildren, Cheyenne Bork, Orrin and Annaliese Jacobs. Hemer Funeral Service in Medford has served Taylor County families since 1891 and under new family ownership looks forward to serving the community for many more years to come. He assures those who have prearranged services that all the files are being transferred to the new owners and that everything will remain as it has been set. Aiden was born on Feb. 10, 2006 to Rachel Lynn (Graham) Grefe and Jeffrey Paul Grefe at St. Claires Hospital in Weston. He was also known for the joy he brought to his younger cousins; he was never afraid to play like a kid. He was a member of the class of 1969, the second class to graduate from MSHS new high school. Rodger was preceded in death by his father, Albert Mravik; and brother-in-law, Michael Herrick; grandparents, Carl and Mary Jaeger and John and Louise Mravik. Visitation was at 10 a.m. until time of services at 1 p.m. Pastor Amy Heinz from Our Saviour's Lutheran Church officiated. Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. on Friday, March 18th, and again from 9 a.m. until the time of funeral service at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 19th; a Luncheon will follow at Stetsonville Centennial Hall. Having a pre-arranged funeral plan can assist in avoiding unforeseen obstacles, such as family disagreements and financial hardship. Hemer Funeral Service is the 3rd oldest continuously functioning business in Medford. Rodger was the family photographer and archivist and pursued the family genealogy. She then worked in a fabric store, her fathers Singer sewing machine stores. James is survived by his wife of 57 years, Diane; his four children: Kelly (Dan) Bertelsen of Marine on St. Croix, MN, Chad (Lori) Smith of Menomonie, Rebecca (Dave) Thom of Pine River and Jay (Trish) Smith of Colby; eight grandchildren: Ashley, Amanda, Adam, Cassidy, David, Lane, Braxton and Calvin; his three brothers: Jerry (Betty Jean) Smith of Downing, Gordy (Cindy) Smith of Menomonie and Rollie Smith of Baldwin; his sister, Nylla (Tom) Hanson of Amery; and his sister-in-law, Lois Carnine of Deer Park. Obituary Bruce Kohn, 58, passed away at the Wausau Hospital on January 1, 2021. Hemer-Pickerign Funeral & Cremation Services of Medford and Rib Lake is serving the family. Stacey Pickerign has taken over as owner of Hemer Funeral Service. She also loved music and could play the mandolin and banjo. Richard Russow officiating. Funeral services were held at Hemer-Pickerign Funeral Home, Medford on Thursday, April 21. Dave is survived by his siblings, Florence Vanmersbergen of Minn., Mary (LeRoy Spike) Spieles of Westboro, Edward (Nancy) Hink of Eleva, Patti Smith of Jump River and Jim Hink of Sheldon. Rodger (Inspector #3) had an avid interest in trains and spent many hours sitting in various locations watching and identifying the trains passing through the Gilman area, a passion he shared with his Uncle Rudy (Inspector #1) and close friend Butch Gonia (Inspector #2). All Rights Reserved. She was an Energizer Bunny, finding some form of exercise almost every day and she loved her walks. She also loved music and could play the mandolin and banjo. Angeline was a homemaker. Despite great discomfort and restrictions caused by his illness, Rodger was private about his diagnosis and prognosis and stayed strong until the end. Hemer said the community has been very supportive of the funeral service for four generations and was very appreciative of that ongoing support. He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers Mel, Harold, and Don; Sisters Darlene (Doll) Gordon and Ethel Klimeck, and Phyllis in infancy; Sisters-in-law Mary, Fran, and Bernice Bartelt and brother-in-law John Klimeck. Jamie is available to meet you at either funeral home location, or in the comfort of your home. He made his home in the town of Greenwood while farming, working for the creamery, and logging. in memory of Ann M. McNamar, please visit our floral store. Click here for directions to Hemer Funeral Service Inc. Every memory left on the online obituary will be automatically included in the book. The past year has been an especially challenging one for funeral services as they dealt first-hand with the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. I think of the families I work with like how I would treat my own family, she said. Alvin Pudgie W. Dassow Jr., 55, of Athens, passed away on Monday, April 10, 2023. A celebration of life will take place at B&S Bar, W4782 WI-64, Medford, on Saturday, April 22, 2023 from 11:30 AM until 2:30 PM. They have 3 children, Megan, Ethan and Ben. Amy was also active in the Parish Council of Catholic Women. He also sponsored a student from the Czech Republic, David Kasper, in his home for one year. She continued supporting her 25 grandchildren and attended all their special events. She attended schools in Rib Lake. Wayne was born to Walter and Dorothy Hamann on June 18, 1946 in Medford, WI. On Aug. 3, 1974 Sally married Jack Ketelhut in Clarendon Hills, Ill. Enter your email below to receive a grief support message from us each day for a year. Rodger is survived by his mother, Wilma Mravik; daughters, Tanya Mravik and Courtney (Tom Runk) Mravik; grandson, Cole Pernsteiner; sisters, Linda Herrick and Susan Mravik; brother, Greg (Judy) Mravik; nieces, Kristin (Richard) Pokluda and Aleece (Dakota) Fasbender; nephews, Korey (Amy) Herrick and Bradley (Irina) Mravik; numerous great-nieces and great-nephews, cousins and extended family and many caring friends. Paul preceded her in death in 1983. Mary Ann Dassow, 93, of Medford, died Monday, April 24, 2023 at her home surrounded by family and while under the care of Hope Hospice. Doug was born on March 18, 1949, the son of Dale and Jo (Conrad) Seefeld in Marshfield. While Pickerign has moved to Medford full-time, her husband and youngest son are staying in Chippewa Falls for a year until he graduates from high school. to the family or plant a tree A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday at 2:30 p.m at the American Legion in Unity. Just months into their marriage, Tammy was diagnosed with an aggressive form of Multiple Sclerosis, along with chronic pain. For Hemer, keeping the funeral service family-owned was very important. The family would like to send a special thank you to Nancy Johnas for her care and compassion. He wanted to thank his doctor Hussam Al-Sharif, Medford Memorial Hospital, and Hope Hospice for their support and assistance. The family often tells the story of how Harold used to help Mary Ann with her arithmetic and taught her that 1+1=12! He enjoyed fishing in the Gulf of Mexico with his son, grandson, and friends from Mississippi. Hemer-Pickerign Funeral & Cremation Services of Medford and Rib Lake is serving the family. She worked for various veterinary clinics and animal hospitals from 1999 2011. During his service, he went on two tours to Panama and one tour to Germany. Options to free up money in the countys budget could result in city residents having to pay more. Details that can be pre-arranged include: services and merchandise selection, recording biographical information, personalization details, and funding of arrangements. Pictured are (l. to r.) Petrowksi, Swenson, village board member Russ Bullis and Edming.BRIAN WILSON/THE STAR NEWS. Memorials in Sallys honor are appreciated and may go to Hope Hospice, 537 W. Broadway Ave., Medford, WI 54451. His family was very important and his grandchildren meant the world to him. James was born on October 9, 1945, to Orval and Mary (James) Smith in Downing, Wisconsin. At that time, Chippewa County contracted with a structural engineering consultant for a detailed structural analysis of the connection, 1929-2023 Hemer-Pickerign Funeral Home - Medford 555 W. Cedar St., Medford, WI Send Flowers Funeral services provided by: Hemer-Pickerign Funeral Home - Medford 715-748-2215 How to. Since 1980 he co-owned and co-operated this 4 generation family funeral home with his brother J. He was active in the local bowling leagues and raising his two daughters, Tanya and Courtney. They were married on August 23, 1963; she survives. He loved spending time with his family and friends. Interment to follow at Riverside Cemetery. Monique was born on January 1, 1974 to William and Jo Ann (Kosmel) Roach in Waukesha. Stacey Pickerign has taken over as owner of Hemer Funeral Service. Rosies last job Rosemary Pederson (ageless) passed away peacefully at her home in Medford. In May 2021, Jeff retired and sold the business to Stacy Pickerign. HUGE HUGE thanks go out to Jen Ludwig who started with Rosie and Don as a part-time caregiver 9 years ago and stuck by our sides through thick and thin! They would also like to thank Jakes family, Jim, Janet, Deb, and Missy. Colton Freiberg joined us in May of 2016. Pickerign brings nearly 23 years experience in the mortuary business and is excited about being the sole owner of her own business. Amy lived in that home until her death on April 10, 2023 where she was surrounded by her children. Raised and educated in Medford, he attended UW- Eau Claire and graduated from the funeral service program at Milwaukee Area Technical College. The two were wed on January 16, 1999. At the time of her passing they were building their forever home in Medford and Ann was preparing for an early retirement from her role as a rural mail carrier for over 30 years. Hemer-Pickerign Funeral & Cremation Services | Medford WI Funeral Home website by. Dave grew up in the Jump River area and graduated from Gilman High. Despite great discomfort and restrictions caused by his illness, Rodger was private about his diagnosis and prognosis and stayed strong until the end. Survivors include her children, Joseph (Lynn) Dassow of Phillips, Mary Lou (Duane) Anderson, Judy (Gary) Weir, LeRoy Sr. (Jeanette) Dassow, Ronald (Sharon) Dassow, Mark Dassow, all of Medford, Jane (Hoss) Ostrowski of Kronenwetter, Carol (Tom) Judnic, Lanny (Debra) Dassow, Sara (Todd) Ruesch, all of Medford, Laura (Steve) Larson of Stratford; sisters-in-law, Dorothy Kraemer of Medford, Darlene Draeger of Medford; brothers-in-law, Edward Leader of Birchwood, Arnold Dassow of Medford; 32 grandchildren; 46 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Rev. His last published piece in Environmental Design+ Construction Magazine was an article he cowrote with Ada Healy, Director of Real Estate, Vulcan, which focused on Seattles South Lake Unions emerging sustainable community. She grew up in Eagan, MN and graduated with a B.S. The funeral service is an important point of closure for those who have suffered a recent loss, often marking just the beginning of collective mourning. Plombon Funeral service assisted the family with arrangements. Rosemary Pederson (ageless) passed away peacefully at her home in Medford. Great-grandchildren, Tristan, Sydney, Landyn, Alexander, Taegan, Levi, Sophia, Lily, Lana, Cash, and one on the way; and many nieces and nephews. He served in the U. S. Army from 1966-69, stationed in Germany for two years and Vietnam for one year. Amy was proceeded in death by her husband Hank, her son Bob, her parents Evald & Caroline, her brother Roy (Marian) Ammentorp, Sisters: Ruth (Roger) Wolfram, Marian (Hank) Haas, her sister-in-laws: Shirley Ammentorp, and Barb Ammentorp. Paid Obituary 135124, 1951-2023 Paid Obituary 135280, 1922-2023 She also had a hobby farm with many animals. He made his home in the town of Greenwood while farming, working for the creamery, and logging. Rodger is preceded in death by his father Albert Mravik and brother-in-law Michael Herrick, grandparents Carl and Mary Jaeger and John and Louise Mravik. She was born December 18, 1951 in Hinsdale, IL to Scott and Rachel (Musselman) Loucks. It is like one big family and I really like that part, Pickerign said. Military Honors will be performed by the Rib Lake American Legion Post #274. She was preceded in death by her parents; siblings, Henry Kraemer, Catherine Poehnelt, Edward Kraemer, Agnes Leader, Eileen Rogers, and Tony Fleischman; her son, Harold Jr. Sonny (Betty) Dassow; grandson, LeRoy Dassow Jr.; and her husband Harold Sr. on May 25, 2019. Betty had met young Paul Bork, who went to serve his country in the military during WWII. A celebration of life will take place at B&S Bar, W4782 WI-64, Medford, on Saturday, April 22, 2023 from 11:30 AM until 2:30 PM. He attended Greenwood schools. Aiden had a great love for the outdoors, whether it be snowboarding, skateboarding, shooting hoops or hanging out. Each generation of ownership has worked to give back to and have been proud to be part of the community over the years. And we cant forget his love for his dog, Ponsee. Pickerign said she first met Hemer about two years ago while at a mortuary convention and quickly hit it off with him. 2023 Hemer-Pickerign Funeral Home. She was also known to enjoy a good old-fashioned and even a strangely concocted martini! The family would like to thank the Aspirus at home services especially nurse Kimberly who tenderly oversaw her care for 5 Years. Hemer-Pickerign Funeral & Cremation Services of Medford and Rib Lake is serving the family. To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Ella P. Fischer please visit our Tribute Store. The family often tells the story of how Harold used to help Mary Ann with her arithmetic and taught her that 1+1=12! While he is continuing to work with Pickerign through the transition, Hemer said that he is looking forward to spending time with his grandchildren. Monique was born on Jan. 1, 1974 to William and Jo Ann (Kosmel) Roach in Waukesha. Funeral services will be held at Hemer-Pickerign Funeral Home in Medford, with Rev. She enjoyed belly dancing for relaxation. He spent the Covid pandemic happily puttering in his garage wood shop, reading history, watching true crime shows and World War II documentaries, teaching himself to watercolor and taking long daily walks with his wife and dogs. Wayne was preceded in death by his parents, two sons, Paul W. and Dale W. Hamann, sister, Diane Rudi, and sister-in-law Christine Hamann, If you need help accessing the online public file due to a disability, pleasecontact us, Home | WKEBPublic File |EEO | Employment | Advertising | WIGM Public Inspection File |Contact, Paid Obituary 135561, 1933-2023 Online condolences can be left at www.hemerfuneralservice. Your appointment is free of charge, with no obligation. She was also passionate about flowers. Unfortunately, he received a silver rather than a gold ribbon! Jen was the MVP of "Team Rosie"! To inquire about a specific funeral service by Hemer Funeral . He enjoyed traveling and made several trips to Europe for sightseeing and to meet distant family members in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. He was a 12-year member of the U.S. green Building Council and achieved 8 Gold project certifications. com. Postal Service where he worked for 29 years as a rural mail carrier in the Lublin and Gilman Post Offices. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Clarence on March 6, 1999; brothers, Joe, Carl, Clarence, Harvey and Lester Judnic; sisters, Mary Nezval, Betty Imbach, and one sister in infancy; daughter in law, Debra. Just months into their marriage, Tammy was diagnosed with an aggressive form of Multiple Sclerosis, along Tammy S. Frey, 62, of Medford, died Saturday, April 22, 2023 at Aspirus Care and Rehab while under the care of Hope Hospice. Five children followed: Sandra, Barbara, Brian (Clyde), Sharon, and JoAnne. Paul Woods, officiating. She was a super cook and an awesome mom to her son Kent. Paul Woods, officiating. Survivors include her husband, Jack of Medford; son, Scott (Shelly) Ketelhut of Fond du Lac; daughter, Lori (Brendan) Dwyer of Mechanicsville, VA; sisters, Pat (Jerry) Kroft of Milllbrae, CA, Jane (John) Grining of Westmont, IL; and five grandchildren, Max and Zachary Ketelhut, Finley, Daxton and Piper Dwyer. Hemer Funeral Service Inc. provides funeral and cremation services to families of Medford, Wisconsin and the surrounding area. Ralph Shorey officiating. He was his little brothers right hand man from day one. All Rights Reserved. You can unsubscribe at any time. He always had a house project or two going and could build or repair almost anything. A licensed funeral director will assist you in making the proper funeral arrangements for your loved one. Her most cherished moments were time spent with her grandchildren. Angie enjoyed long walks, word puzzles, gardeningand baking with her grandchildren andwas affectionately called Cake Grandma. A private family burial will take place beforehand. Smokey retired about 15 years ago at age 55. Survivors include her husband, Jack of Medford; son, Scott (Shelly) Ketelhut of Fond du Lac; daughter, Lori (Brendan) Dwyer of Mechanicsville, Va.; sisters, Pat (Jerry) Kroft of Millbrae, Calif., Jane (John) Grining of Westmont, Ill.; and five grandchildren, Max and Zachary Ketelhut, Finley, Daxton and Piper Dwyer. Family and friends are coming together online to create a special keepsake. She bowled, snowmobiled, rode motorcycle, and really fell in love with the game of golf.