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Walter Birk of Rhine­lander died Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, at Eastview Medical and Rehabilitation Center in Antigo. He was 70.

Mr. Birk was born June 26, 1942, in Milwaukee, the son of Edwin and Gladys (née Halkey) Birk. He married Marilyn Mueller Sept. 24, 1983, in Milwaukee.

He moved to Clearwater Lake in 1992 and owned and operated The Old Stag Restaurant until retiring in 2007.

Mr. Birk was preceded in death by his sister, Beverly Schluge.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by one son, Aaron Vasholz of Aurora, Colo.; one nephew; and one niece.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Bradley Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Online condolences can be made at

Tuesday, November 20, 2012 4:06 PM

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