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Obituaries

Linda M. Christianson

Linda M. Christianson, 70 of Edgar, died on Monday, December 3, at Aspirus Wausau Hospital.  She is survived by her husband, Jim, 1 daughter, Jen Brandt of Stratford, 1 son, Andy of Stanley, 4 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren, 1 brother, Roddy Joe.

Linda Christianson’s family will receive friends beginning at 11:30 AM on Saturday, December 15, at Nash-Jackan Funeral Home in Bruce.

Donald A. Nichols

Donald A. Nichols, 69 of Conrath, died Monday, December 3rd at his home.  He is survived by his wife, Vicki, 2 sons, Matthew of Coon Rapids, MN., Jesse of Cary, IL., Daughter Sarah Chang, of Vernon Hills, IL., 2 step-sons, Robert Falkner of Apple Valley, MN., Crystal Borek of New Richmond and Chelsea Kemp of Phoenix, AR., 9 grandchildren, his mother, Beulah Read of Tony, 3 brothers, Chuck Nichols of Glen Flora, Edward Nichols, Jr. of Sheldon and John Nichols of Ladysmith, 6 step-brothers and sisters.

Funeral services for Donald Nichols will be Saturday, December 8, at 11 AM at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Tony with Rev. Jeffrey Ahonen officiating.  Military Burial Rites will also be held Saturday morning at the Church.  Friends may call at the Nash-Jackan Funeral Home on Friday after 4 PM and again on Saturday for an hour prior to the services.

Jeannette L. O’Brien

Jeannette L. O’Brien, 89 of Ladysmith, died Sunday, December 2nd.  She is survived by her 7 children, Jean Kriehn of Wittenberg, WI., Gary Micheal of Richfield, WI., Betty Simon of Germantown, WI., Barbara Bublitz of Tucson, AZ., Mark Micheal of Muskego, WI., Ronald Michael of Menomonee Falls, WI., and Bernard Michael, of Franklin, WI., 17 Grandchildren, Numerous Great-Grandchildren, Twin Sister, Joyce Lenk.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.  The Nash-Jackan Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Terrance Harold Mustard

Terrance Harold Mustard, 56 of Kennan, died at his home on Tuesday, November 27.  He is survived by his wife, Valerie, by four children, Mitch (Heather), Waunakee, WI., Tyler (Alyssa), Eau Claire, Jason of Bend, OR., and Kelsey of Strum, WI., by one grandson, Max, by his parents, Harold and Lorraine Mustard, Phillips, and by four sisters, Cindy (Kevin) Baumann, Bonita Springs, FL., Joanie (Charles) Peterson, Phillips, Laura (Larry) Stunkel, Ladysmith, and Cheryl (Eric) Blaha, Lake Elmo, MN.

Funeral services will be held at 11 AM on Saturday, December 1, at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Catawba with Fr. Gerald Hagen celebrating the Funeral Mass.  Friends may call at the church on Friday after 5 PM and on Saturday from 10 AM until the time of services.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.heindlfuneralhome.com

The Heindl Funeral Home in Phillips is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.

 

Mary M. Ellison

Mary M. Ellison, 98 of Ladysmith, died on Sunday, November 25th, at Ladysmith Care Community.  She is survived by her 3 children, Chuck of Chicago, Rosanna Anderson of Bruce and John of Fairbanks, Alaska, 6 children, 1 brother, John Czekalski of Weyerhaeuser.

Mass of Christian Burial for Mary Ellison will be held at 11 AM on Saturday, December 1, at SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Weyerhaeuser with Fr. Inna Pothireddy officiating.  Mary’s family will receive friends from 9:30 AM until service time on Saturday at the church.  Burial will be on Monday, December 3, at 11 AM in the Northern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Spooner.  Memorials may be made to the Ladysmith Care Community Resident Fund.

Nash-Jackan Funeral Home is assisting with the arrangements.

 

James L. Heintz

James L. Heintz, 88of Bruce, died on Saturday, November 25th, surrounded by family.  He is survived by his wife Judy, 1 daughter, Shirley Heintz Woodmansee, 5 sons, Mark, Scott, John, Jimmy and Tony, 3 step-children, Robert McGinnis, Jody Schott and Doyle McGinnis, 15 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren, 6 step-grandchildren, 1 brother, Mike, 2 sisters, Lorraine Werner and Marilyn Sims.

Funeral services for Jim Heintz will be held at 12;00 Noon on Saturday, December 1, with visitation one hour prior to the service at Nathaniel Lutheran Church in Bruce with Rev. Mark Bartlett officiating.  Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery in Ladysmith.  Visitation will be from 4-7 PM on Friday, November 30, at Nash-Jackan Funeral Home in Ladysmith.

Ila Mae Baker

Ila Mae Baker, 92 of Bruce, died on Friday, November 16th, in Ladysmith.  She is survived by, 1 son, Phillip of Hawkins, 1 daughter, Cynthia Stanley of Sheldon, 3 grandsons, 7 great-grandchildren, 4 step-great-grandchildren, 5 great-great-grandchildren, 1 sister, Ruby McElmurry of Libby, Montana, 1 brother, Robert Stipek of Cadott, many nieces and nephews.

Mass of Christian Burial for Ila Mae Baker will be held at 11 AM on Saturday, November 24, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Bruce with Fr. Inna Pothireddy officiating.  Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery in Sheldon.  Ila Mae’s family will receive friends from 10 AM until service time on Saturday at the church.  Nash-Jackan Funeral Home is assisting with the arrangements.

Roger E. Albus

Roger E. Albus, 101 of Ladysmith, died on Saturday, November 17 at his home.  He is survived by his 7 children, Michael of Becker, MN., Marianne Albus of Coon Rapids, MN., Bobbie Hammers of New Richmond, Becky Albus of Woodbury, MN., Elaine Albus of Minnetonka, MN., Kevin of Ladysmith and Kathy Cronick of Ladysmith, 14 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.

Mass of Christian Burial for Roger Albus will be held at 11 AM on Wednesday, November 21, at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church with FR. Inna Pothireddy officiating.  Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery.  Roger’s family will receive friends after 4 PM on Tuesday, November 20 at Nash-Jackan Funeral Home in Ladysmith where a KNIGHTS OF Columbus rosary will be held at 7 PM.

Memorials in Roger’s name may be made to Our Lady of Sorrows School or the Ladysmith High School Scholarship Fund.

David A. Nelson

David A. Nelson, 52 of Conrath, died on Thursday, November 15th in Sheldon.  He is survived by his wife, Laura, 2 children, Jonathan and Emmalee both at home in Conrath, 2 sisters, Cindy Manning of Shell Lake and Debbie Hogan of Denton, TX., 2 brothers, Eugene, Jr., of Glen Flora and Lyle of Tony, numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services for David Nelson will be held at 11 AM on Tuesday, November 20, at the Sheldon Church of Christ with Jeremy Allard officiating.  Dave’s family will receive friends from 4 until 8 PM on Monday, November 19 at Nash-Jackan Funeral Home in Ladysmith and on Tuesday for an hour prior to services at the church.

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