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Mathilda L. “Tilly” Galetka

Mathilda L. “Tilly” Galetka 78, of Ladysmith, died on Thursday, August 24th at Rusk County Memorial Hospital in Ladysmith.

She is survived by her 8 children Debbie Heath of Altoona, Theresa Franzen (Edward) of Sheldon, Robert (Betsy) of Bloomington, MN, Raymond (Sharon) of Ladysmith, Gerald (Kelly) of Shakopee, MN, Laurie Galetka-Tomlinson of Altoona, William (Jill) of Ladysmith, and Judy (Ed) Madlon of Glen Flora; 10 grandchildren; 1 great-granddaughter; and 1 sister Martha Schroeder

Mass of Christian Burial for Tilly Galetka will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, August 29th at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Tony with Fr. Inna Pothireddy officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery in Tony. Tilly’s family will receive friends after 5:00 P.M. on Monday, August 28th at Nash-Jackan Funeral Home in Ladysmith where a Scripture Service and Rosary will be held at 7:00 P.M.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Lighthouse Shelter for the homeless in Rusk County and CareNet Pregnancy Resource Center of the Servite Center for Life.

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