|Birth: ||Sep. 7, 1907|
St. Louis County
|Death: ||Dec. 11, 2004|
Eau Claire County
12/14/2004 1:04:36 PM
Margaret B. Wendt, age 97, of Eau Claire, passed away Saturday, Dec. 11, 2004, at Clairemont Nursing and Rehabilitation, Eau Claire, Wis.
She was born Sept. 7, 1907, in Duluth, Minn., to Miner and Ida (Korlin) Beals. Her family moved to Eau Claire in 1914. She married Fred Wendt March 30, 1928, in Eau Claire. She worked at Clairemont Meat Products and Presto during WW II. She taught Sunday school for 22 years at Grace Lutheran Church. She lived in the London Square Apartments for many years. Margaret enjoyed fishing, hiking, playing cards and visiting with friends. She especially loved having her grandchildren spend time with her at the cottage in Holcombe.
She is survived by daughter, Beverly (Dale) Neilan, Farmington, Minn.; grandchildren, Dale (Dot) Neilan, Dennis (Barb) Neilan, Jerrilyn Voght, Gary Neilan, Michael Neilan and Jamie Acterman; three great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Leona Whinnery of Eau Claire, Lois Waldock, Woodbury, Minn., Dorothy Easterson of Washington and Hazel "Randy" Noeleck of Tennessee.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Fred; son, Jerry; grandson, Jeff Wendt; brother, Marvin Beals; sisters, Gertrude Rude, Jessie Johnson and Laura Devlin.
A memorial service will be for Margaret at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 18, 2004, at Prock Funeral Home with Rev. Rolf Nestingen officiating. A gathering of family and friends will be held one hour prior to the service. Interment will be in Forest Hill Cemetery.
Prock Funeral Home is serving the family.
Miner Beals (1872 - 1935)
Ida Marie Korlin Beals (1885 - 1923)
Fred C Wendt (1905 - 1980)
Margaret Beals Wendt (1907 - 2004)
Gertrude Mayola Beals Rude (1909 - 2001)*
Marvin Theodore Beals (1910 - 1994)*
Laura Waleska Beals Devlin (1912 - 2001)*
Leona Beals Whinnery (1914 - 2008)*
Forest Hill Cemetery
Eau Claire County
Plot: Block M Lot 158
Created by: Susan Hunt Williams
Record added: Jan 13, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83417246