Genevieve L. Lobner, 87, formerly of Sherry and Marshfield and the mother of a Stevens Point woman, died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at the Retirement Community of Nekoosa where she had resided for six years.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 3, at St. Kilian Catholic Church, Blenker, with the Rev. Barnabas Kyea officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.
The family will designate a memorial at a later date.
Rembs Funeral Home is assisting the family. Condolences may be offered online at www.rembsfh.com.
Mrs. Lobner was born Jan. 12, 1927, in Blenker, a daughter of the late Joseph S. and Anna (Grassl) Koller. She attended St. Kilian Parochial School. As an adult she obtained her G.E.D.
She was married to Robert A. Lobner May 21, 1947, at St. Kilian Catholic Church. He died Feb. 7, 2005.
The Lobners farmed in the town of Sherry in Wood County. In addition to raising her family, she worked in home health care and as a cook at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield. She also was the nutrition site coordinator for the Wood County Department of Aging.
She was a lifelong member of St. Kilian Catholic Church and its Parish Council of Catholic Women of which she served as president.
Survivors include five daughters, Roberta (Ed) Kadrlik, Milladore, Kathleen (Scott) Murphy, Wisconsin Rapids, Colleen (Robert) Yusten, Nekoosa, Carla (John Hoffman) Lobner, Sherry, and Donna (Joseph) Barney, Stevens Point; two sons, Greg (Margaret), Onalaska, and Stephen (Diane) Lobner, Rudolph; one son-in-law, Lester Bronk, Custer; four sisters, Adeline Adams, Mary Jane Lane, Eileen Cherney and Anna Rose Harris; 16 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by two daughters, Susan Lobner and Deborah Bronk; two brothers, Robert and Gary Koller; one grandson; and one great-grandson.