REEDSVILLE, Wis. — Carol Marie Winrich, 78, of Reedsville passed away peacefully Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018, at Manitowoc Health and Rehabilitation Center in Manitowoc, Wis.
Carol was born Nov. 29, 1939, in Chippewa Falls, daughter of the late Harold and Lois (Harbick) Frayer. She was a graduate of Chippewa Falls High School, class of 1958. Carol was a stay at home mom until 1978 when she completed her Certified Nursing Assistant schooling. She worked at Cook-Rutledge Home in Chippewa Falls. This later became a part of the Wissota Healthcare group. She worked for 31 years caring for the elderly, until her retirement in 2011. In 2011 she moved to Reedsville to assist her son, Michael, with his young family. She enjoyed reading, genealogy, Wisconsin history, and spending time with her friend, family, and grandchildren.
Carol is survived by her four children, Anne (David) Fords of Tyler, Texas, Michael of Reedsville, Peggy Stueber of Waukesha, Wis., and Karl of Jacksonville, Fla.; grandchildren, Jennifer (Dan) Hoeflinger, Rosie Winrich, Matthew, Katherine, Lauren, Carolyn, and Mitchell Winrich, and Ben and Josh Stueber; her sister and brother-in-law, Joyce (William) Turecek of Stanley; her brother and sister-in-law, Peter (Lana) Frayer of Chippewa Falls; father of her children, Barry Winrich; nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents; one daughter-in-law, Karen (Warpinski) Winrich; and three infant grandchildren, Meghan Louisa and twins Marian and Joseph.
Funeral Mass was be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 9, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Brillion. Officiating at the Mass of Christian Burial will be the Rev. Timothy Brandt. Burial will be in Holy Family Catholic Cemetery.
Friends may call from noon until 1:45 p.m. Friday afternoon at the church.
Online condolences may be made.
Memorials are appreciated.
Carol’s family would like to thanks all the Holy Family Memorial Doctors, Home Care, Hospice, and Manitowoc Health and Rehabilitation Center staff for all the care and kindness shown Carol over this last year.