THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Issue Date: August 13, 2014
Harriet Angelich, 93, of Stevens Point, passed away with her family at her side on Tuesday, Aug. 5 in Green Bay.
Born in Gillett on July 17, 1921, to Oscar and Myrtle (Way) Nelson, she went to grade school and high school in Mountain and then attended UW-Stevens Point to become a teacher. She married Louis Angelich of Oconto and they made their home in Stevens Point since 1957.
She was a fifth grade teacher at Washington School for 25 years before retiring in 1987. After retirement, they wintered in Weslaco, Tx. and had a cottage at Lac Vieux Desert, which they frequented often.
She is survived by a daughter, Nancy Gustke, of League City Tx., a sister, Anita Hilgenberg, of Green Bay; nieces Peggy (Brent) Crabb and Polly (Dean) Christian; a nephew, Curt (Mary) Hilgenberg; several other nieces; nephews and many dear friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; a brother-in-law, Gene Duffy Hilgenberg and many other in-laws.
Friends called at St. Stanislaus Church in Stevens Point from 10 a.m. until time of a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 9. Rev. Tom Lindner officiated with burial in Mountain at a later date. A memorial fund was set up with the Washington School Library.