Obituary: Eleanor Johnson
Eleanore R. Johnson, age 100, of Rhinelander, died Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at Country Terrace under the care of Ascension Home Health. She was born March 16, 1918, in Vulcan, Mich. to Isadore and Mamie (Davey) Pancheri.
Eleanore is survived by her children, Mary Ellen (Tom) DeValk of Rhinelander, Peg (William) Bradburn of Pearl River, La., Patti (Philip) Eisenach of Marinette, Carol (William) Bruyette of Beaver Dam; nine grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, seven great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer “Bud” Johnson; grandson, Jeffery Huybers; great-grandson, B.J. Freeman; three sisters, Lucille Bilski, Rachel Peters, and Elaine Bertoldi; two brothers, Raymond Pancheri and Emanuel Pancheri.
A visitation for Eleanore will be held Tuesday, May 15, in the gathering space at Nativity of Our Lord Catholic Church, from 9 a.m. until the 11 a.m. mass of Christian burial with Fr. Randy Knauf officiating. Immediately following the mass there will be a procession to Northland Memorial Park where a committal service will be held. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in honor of Eleanore may be given to SHSM Hospice Foundation, 111 E. Davenport Street, Suite 101, Rhinelander, WI 54501. (Hildebrand Funeral Home)