A Mass of Christian Burial was held Monday at St. Kilian Catholic Church in Blenker, with the Rev. Peter Raj officiating. Burial was in St. Kilian’s Cemetery in Blenker.
Visitation was at Martens/Rembs Funeral Home in Junction City Sunday and at the church Monday.
A memorial will be established at a later date.
Condolences may be offered online at www.rembsfh.com.
Mrs. Tomlinson was born Dec. 31, 1931, in Blenker, a daughter of the late Joseph G. and Rose (Ashbeck) Koller. She attended St. Kilian Catholic School and graduated from Auburndale High School in 1949.
She was employed at Adawagam Paper Mill in Wisconsin Rapids.
She was married to Clare Tomlinson on Sept. 11, 1951.
She spent her years raising her family, farming, working at Figi’s and spending her later years in the Central Service Department of St. Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield. She retired from the hospital in 2002 after 28 years of service.
After spending much of their married life on the farm in Sherry, they moved to a home on Maywood Avenue in Marshfield in retirement and later moved to the North Crest Assisted Living Facility in Stevens Point.
Survivors include her husband; four daughters, Sue (Jerry) Uher, Stevens Point, Shirley (Mark Fieseler) Clausen, Eyota, Minn., Carol (Paul) Haffenbredl, Auburndale, and Kathy Mrozinski, Milladore; four sons, Ron (Mary), Arpin, Roger (Sherri), Sherry, Tim (Chitra) Tomlinson, Colorado Springs, Colo., and Lee (Jolene), Ashland; three sisters, Grace Brock, Vesper, Ruth (Chuck) Adcock, Cameron Park, Calif., and Viola (Tony) Joosten, Rudolph; 26 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Sally; four brothers, James, Richard, Joseph and Raymond Koller; and one sister, Josephine in infancy.