Shelly J. Sippl, 37, San Francisco, wife of a former Stevens Point resident, died Tuesday, Dec. !9, 2000, in San Francisco following a two-year battle with cancer.
A gathering and memorial service was held Saturday at the YMCA in Wausau. Friends later joined family for a Mass at St. James Catholic Church in Wausau.
Visitation was held at the YMCA before the service.
Ms. Sippl was born Dec. 30, 1962, in Wausau, a daughter of Myron and Marlene Sippl.
She graduated from Wausau West High School in 1981 and received a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Minnesota in 1985.
She was married to David Woboril, son of Roy and Barbara Woboril, Custer.
She was employed with advertising agencies in Minneapolis, Minn.; San Francisco; Portland, Ore.; and Warsaw, Poland.
Survivors include her husband; her parents, Tomahawk; one brother, Perry Sippl, Eagle River; and her grandmother, Margaret Wadzinski, Wausau.