Obit: Nelson, Evelynn A. (1934 - 2009)
Contact:: Robert Lipprandt
Surnames: Clarkson, Follmar, Hansen, Hubbard,
Jones, Nelson, Olson, Rothmeier, Simenson, Teschler,
----Source: The Tribune - Phonograph (Abbotsford,
Clark Co., WI), Wednesday, October 21, 2009, online
Nelson, Evelynn A. "Mickey" (Rothmeier) (December
31, 1934 - October 21, 2009)
Evelynn "Mickey" A. Nelson, 74, Withee, died
Wednesday, Oct. 21 at Oakbrook Health Center in Thorp.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, Oct. 24 at 10 a.m. at Holy Family Church in Willard, with Rev. Joseph Follmar officiating. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in the Town of Hixon.
Visitation will be held Friday, Oct. 23 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Owen, and at the church on Saturday from 9 a.m. until the time of the service.
----Source: The Marshfield News Herald, October
22, 2009, online edition
Evelynn A. "Mickey" Nelson, 74, of Withee and
Willard, died Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2009, at the Oakbrook Health and
Rehabilitation Center in Thorp after residing there since Oct. 2,
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 24,
2009, at Holy Family Church in Willard. The Rev. Joseph Follmar
will officiate. Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery in the
town of Hixon.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday,
Oct. 23, 2009, at the Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Owen and
Saturday at the church in Willard from 9 a.m. until time of
services. Acting as her pallbearers will be Sig Nelson, Clinton
Simenson, Kory Wehrman, Sam Olson, Kyle Hansen and Peter
Mickey was born Dec. 31, 1934, in Medford, the
daughter of Sigfred and Goldie (Clarkson) Rothmeier.
attended grade school and graduated high school, both in
Following her education, she worked in Marshfield
at the local dime store and later at Northern Auto as a bookkeeper.
She was married Sept. 3, 1955, to Morris "Sam" Nelson in
Stetsonville. Evelynn began raising her family and also worked at
the Owen-Curtiss Bank.
was later engaged in farming along with her husband,
Mickey was a member of Holy Family Church in
Willard, the Holy Rosary PCCW in Owen and the Longwood Homemaker's
Club. Evelynn was a dedicated wife and mother, and she enjoyed
crossword puzzles, going for walks and working in the
Evelynn is lovingly survived by her husband,
Morris "Sam" Nelson of Withee; her children, Scott (Marion) Nelson
of Withee, Kay (Gary) Wehrman of Withee, Kathy (Joseph) Teschler of
Withee, Steve (Wendy) Nelson of Eland, Karen (Dave) Jones of
Merrill and Todd (Sarah) Nelson of Withee; 16 grandchildren and 21
great-grandchildren. She is further survived by a brother, Alfred
(Margie) Rothmeier of Medford; her longtime companion, her cat
"Miss Kitty"; as well as many other relatives and
Evelynn was preceded in death by her parents; two
brothers, Bernie and Pete; and one sister,
Online condolences may be sent to www.maurinaschilling.com.
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