Ethel Tranetzki of St. Germain and Eagle River died Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013 at Taylor Park Nursing Home in Rhinelander. She was 86.
Mrs. Tranetzki was born August 24, 1926 in Merrill, the daughter of Bryan and Eleanore Lange.Her hobbies included gardening, quilting and sewing. A 10-year member of the Eagle River Hospital Auxiliary, she managed the Hospital Auxiliary Thrift Shop for a number of years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John, in August 1991.
Survivors include a daughter, Sharon (Russell) Oberg of Eagle River; a son, John (Julie) of Milwaukee; two sisters, Hatti Parobek and Trudy Kriewald of Merrill; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
A funeral service will be held at Our Savior Lutheran Church of Eagle River Friday, Jan. 18, at 11 a.m. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church.
Condolences may be left at gaffney-busha.com.
|Tuesday, January 15, 2013 5:05 PM|