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Evelyn V. ‘Evey’ Shellberg PDF Print E-mail

Evelyn V. “Evey” Shellberg of Tomahawk, formerly of Chicago, Ill., died March 28, 2013, at Pine Crest Nursing Home in Merrill. She  was 103.

Mrs. Shellberg was born Feb. 16, 1910, in Chicago, the daughter of Fritzhof Anders and Esther (née Friberg) Nelson. She married Arvid Shellberg in Chicago, May 18, 1941.

Mrs. Shellberg was employed as a secretary at Illinois Bell Telephone Co. for 19 years and then as a legal secretary until her retirement.

Her hobbies included singing in the church choir, bowling, crafting, teaching English as a second language and spending summers on Sugar Maple Lake in Phelps.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her stepfather; one brother, Fred Nelson; and one son-in-law, Larry Raunio.

Survivors include one daughter, Darlene Raunio of Tomahawk; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

There will be no funeral services held and burial will be in the Phelps Cemetery at a later date.

Krueger Family Funeral Home is serving the family, and online condolences may be expressed at

Tuesday, April 02, 2013 1:50 PM

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