Pauline S. Radtke, age 80, of Mason, Wisconsin, passed away on Monday, June 24, 2013, at the Northern Lights Health Care Center, in Washburn, Wisconsin.
Pauline was born on September 15, 1932, in North Prairie, Wisconsin, the daughter of Ernest A. and Elizabeth (VanDorf) Raatz. She attended high school in Waukesha, Wisconsin and was united in marriage to Charles O. Radtke, on March 10, 1950. She was a homemaker who enjoyed crocheting, knitting, gardening and bird watching.
Survivors include: her children: Bernard (Judith) Radtke, of Brookings, South Dakota; Christine Radtke, of Park Falls, Wisconsin; Gary (Pamela) Radtke, of Saxon, Wisconsin; Linda (Brian) Cox, of Bessemer, Michigan; and Mabel Radtke, of Mason; her grandchildren: Julianne, Philip, Michael, Mark, Terri and Stephen; great-grandchildren: Zachary, Benton, Mitchell, Domonic, Elizabeth and Giana Rose. Pauline is also survived by: her brother, Eugene (Lola) Raatz, of Grand Marsh, Wisconsin; numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by: her husband, Charles, on September 20, 1967; her son, Charles Robert; her parents; and her brother, Ernest.
A gathering, for family and friends, will be held at the Mountain Funeral Home, in Ashland, Wisconsin, beginning at 10 a.m., Friday, June 28, 2013, and continuing until the hour of service.
A Memorial Service, for Pauline, will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, June 28, 2013, at the Mountain Funeral Home in Ashland. Reverend Steven McGinnis will officiate.
Interment will be private.
Our Ashland Chapel will be assisting her family with the details of her memorialization.