Obituary: Ellen J. Burkeland
Ellen J. Burkeland, age 60 of Rhinelander, died Tuesday, July 24, 2018, at home. She was born Sept. 1, 1957, in Rhinelander to Norman and Patricia (Abdel) Breneman.
Ellen is survived by her children, Jacqueline (Andrew) Peterman of Minneapolis, Minn., Michael Skubal and Kristina Grosbier of Rhinelander, and Thomas (Darin) Skubal of Minneapolis, Minn.; three grandchildren; six sisters; three brothers; nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Joseph Skubal; one brother; a sister; niece, Peggy Hanson; and one nephew, Ronald Suess.
A celebration of Ellen’s life will take place Sunday, July 29, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Starks Town Hall. A service will be held at noon with Chaplain John Uhlrik officiating. Inurnment will take place at a later date at the Newbold Cemetery. (Hildebrand Funeral Home)