Feb. 16, 1998 .
Mildred HENKEL .
Gillett - Mildred F. HENKEL, 89 died Monday, Feb. 16, 1998. She
was born March 14, 1908, in Gillett to the late John and Clara (
HINRICKS) HELMKE. She lived all of her life in Gillett. She was raised
by her step-mother, Bertha GIESE HELMKE. Mildred married Rudolf HENKEL
4, 1934 in Wabeno. He preceded her in death Aug. 13, 1979. She enjoyed
grandchildren, crocheting, and her flowers. She liked to read her bible
and her door was always open. She was a member of St. John Lutheran
Pulcifer, the Ladies Aid and a former choir member and former custodian.
two sons; George and Kathy HENKEL, Neenah and James and Jeannine HENKEL, Gillett; a daughter-in-law Barbara HENKEL,
seven grandchildren; Blaine, Larry, Kenton, Terrell, Spencer, Daniel
and Donna; step-granddaughter; Ann; eight great grandchildren and four
step-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, John; two
brothers and a sister.
service will be Friday, Feb. 20 at 11 am at St. John Lutheran Church,
Pulcifer, with Rev. John Laatsch officiating. Burial will be in
the church cemetery. Friends may call at Wendt Funeral Home, Bonduel,
Thursday from 4 to 8 pm and at the church on Friday 9 am to the time of
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