Jane Powell, a lifelong resident of St. Germain, died Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, at her home. She was 83.
Mrs. Powell was born March 30, 1930, in Rhinelander to Malcolm and Margaret (née Hoffman) Powell.
She owned and operated the Greenwood Ranch in St. Germain for many years.She was on the St. Germain Cemetery Board, and an active member of the Little St. Germain Lake Association and Community United Church of Christ in St. Germain.
Mrs. Powell volunteered at the animal shelter and the church thrift store.
Her interests included animals, skiing, the Green Bay Packers and Milwaukee Brewers.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, John and Bud; and one sister, Dolly Seifert.
Survivors include one sister, Ruth Camp of St. Germain; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorials to the Humane Society of Vilas County or Community United Church of Christ in St. Germain are appreciated by the family.
Condolences may be expressed at gaffney-busha.com.
Gaffney-Busha funeral home in Eagle River is serving the family.
|Tuesday, November 19, 2013 1:30 PM|