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Jane A. Weigelt
Jane A. Weigelt, 79, of Oconto passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family, after a short battle with lung cancer.
Born Aug. 7, 1933 in Stiles to the late Charles and Edith (McDonald) Wenzel, on June 30, 1951 she married Ray Weigelt at Zion Lutheran Church, Oconto.
She worked at Elliot Glove in Oconto for 16 years and later owned and operated the Ladies Choice clothing store in Oconto with her daughter Sandy. She enjoyed ceramics, gardening, her pet cat and her favorite thing to do in life, cooking and cleaning. She enjoyed trips to tropical places with her daughters and friends, shopping and rummage sales. She was a beautiful loving and caring lady who always worried about others before herself.
Survivors include her husband of 61 years, Ray; two daughters, Sandy Cain of Oconto and Nancy (Clyde) Rasmussen of Green Bay; one grandson; two great-grandchildren; three step-grandchildren and five step-great-grandchildren. She is further survived by two sisters, Rosie LeMay of Oconto and Shirley (Gary) Bohlmann of Sussex; three brothers, Marvin (Mary) Wenzel, Allen Wenzel and Melvin (Gale) Wenzel, all of Oconto and many nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Jim Cain; four sisters, Amanda Rouse, Betty Rudolph, Lorraine Wenzel and Norma Wenzel and a brother, Carl Wenzel.
Friends called at Rhodes-Charapata Funeral Home, Oconto from 4 p.m. until time of the funeral service at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 16. Rev. Bruce Blocker officiated and inurnment was at Evergreen Cemetery, Oconto.
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