Obituary: Shirley Jean Fries
Shirley Jean Fries, age 86, died Sunday, August 9, 2015 at Grace Lodge with her family by her side. She was born May 31, 1929 to Roy and Johanna (Redenius) Wincapaw in South Beloit, Illinois. Shirley was a proud homemaker; she loved raising and caring for her family. She enjoyed cross-stitching, knitting, entertaining family and friends at the lake and loved to bake oatmeal cookies.
Shirley is survived by her children; Karl of Beloit, Mark (Helen) of Rhinelander and Jim of Marshfield; her grandchildren, Diana, Sarah, Adam (Ashley) Cody (Mandy), Kevin, Derik and great-grandchildren, Brogen and Berkly.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Karl and a daughter, Sandra.
A memorial has been established in Shirley’s name and may be directed to the family.
A funeral service for Shirley will be Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at 11 a.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church with Pastor Tammy Barthels officiating. Burial will follow at Newbold Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the time of service at the church.
Hildebrand Russ Funeral Home, 24 E, Davenport St., Rhinelander; 715-365-4343. Celebrating lives and healing hearts. All are invited to light a candle, sign the guestbook and leave an online condolence at www.hildebrandrussfh.com.