|Birth: ||Jun. 24, 1916|
|Death: ||Sep. 5, 2008|
Selma "Sally" M. Drews, age 92, of Wittenberg died Friday, September 5, 2008 at Saint Clare's Hospital, Weston.
She was born on June 24, 1916 in Birnamwood, the daughter of the late Albert W. and Emma (Boettcher) Gast.
On May 26, 1945 she was united in marriage to Lloyd R. Drews in Shawano. He preceded her in death on December 13, 1967.
Sally worked for many years at the shoe factory in Antigo and then at the Hanke's grocery store in Wittenberg. She collected owls and had over 100 of them. She enjoyed playing cards and bingo and listening to the Milwaukee Brewers.
She is survived by one sister, Dorothy Schenk, Antigo and her nieces, Barbara (Clark) Mortenson, Wausau, June (Larry) Ochowski, Janesville, Nila Ewald, Clintonville and Grace Fahser, Manawa. She is also survived by numerous other nieces and nephews.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Walter, Ferdinand and Henry and two sisters, Irene and Ella.
The funeral service will be at 2:30pm on Sunday, September 7, 2008 at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Wittenberg. The Rev. Carl Brewer will officiate. Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Town of Almon, Shawano County. Friends may call on Sunday from 12:30pm until the time of services at the church. Schmidt-Schulta Funeral Home, Wittenberg is assisting the family with arrangements.
Albert W Gast (1880 - 1980)
Emma Anna Boettcher Gast (1883 - 1948)
Henry William Gast (1909 - 1986)*
Selma Martha Gast Drews (1916 - 2008)
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Record added: Mar 29, 2010
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