Marcella I. Beaudette, 86, of 8993 County Trunk S, Chippewa Falls, town of Tilden, died Thursday, September 5, 2013 at the Chippewa Manor in Chippewa Falls.
She was born June 9, 1927 in Chippewa Falls, the daughter of F. X. and Catherine (Zwiefelhofer) Swoboda.
On July 5, 1949, she married Lawrence Beaudette at St. Charles Church in Chippewa Falls. She was a member of Notre Dame Church.
Along with her husband, they have a dairy farm in Tilden. She enjoyed gardening and canning.
Marcella is survived by her husband, Lawrence; three sons, Franklin (Vicky) Beaudette of Tilden, William (Mary) Beaudette of Lindstrom, Minn. and Edward (Darlene) Beaudette of Tilden; one daughter, Michele (William) Koch of Bloomer; 5 grandchildren, Jaclyn (Jake) Johnson, Patrick (Kristy) Beaudette, Amanda (Brad) O’Donnell, Lori (Jarrod) Nelson and Melissa Klein; and 10 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; four brothers, Harold, Leo, Charles and Emil Swoboda; and two sisters, Frances Cyr and Angeline Schwartz.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, September 9 at Notre Dame Church in Chippewa Falls. Rev. Msgr. Mark Pierce will be celebrant of the funeral Mass.
Friends may call from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, September 8 and until 10 a.m. Monday at the Horan Funeral Home in Chippewa Falls. There will be a Christian Vigil Service at 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Family and friends may express condolences online at www.horanfuneralhome.com