|Birth: ||Oct. 26, 1920|
|Death: ||Feb. 25, 2012|
Bernice M. Kirsch
Bernice M. Kirsch, 91, of Gillett passed away Saturday morning, Feb. 25 at Community Memorial Hospital, Oconto Falls.
Born Oct. 27, 1920 at home, she was the daughter of the late Louis and Clara (Wollert) Blank.
On April 11, 1942 she married Paul Kirsch at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Kekoskee and they farmed in the Town of Gillett for many years. He preceded her in death May 9, 1994. A member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Gillett, she enjoyed cooking, baking, embroidering, quilting and feeding and watching birds.
She is survived by four children, Judith (Eugene) George of Cottage Grove, Lloyd (Gail) and Diana (Charles) Rueckert, both of Gillett and Donna (Jeffrey) Prange of Cecil; seven grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Violet Tudor of Gillett and Shirley Castelein of Holt, Mi.; a sister-in-law, Ella Rasmussen of Watertown and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Along with her parents and her husband, Paul, she was preceded in death by a son, Leonard and four brothers and a sister.
Family and friends called from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 27 at Kuehl Funeral Home, Gillett. Visitation continued on Tuesday, Feb. 28 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Gillett, from 9:30 a.m. until time of the funeral services at 11 a.m. Rev. Harvey H. Jeffers officiated and interment was in Wanderers Rest Cemetery, Gillett.
Paul Frederick Kirsch (1912 - 1994)*
Leonard Kirsch (1952 - 1969)*
Wanderer's Rest Cemetery
Created by: Michelle
Record added: Nov 12, 2011
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