Grace B. Steilen, 82, Rothschild, died Friday January 14, 2011 at St. Clare's Hospital, Weston.
She was born March 8, 1929, in Milwaukee, daughter of Clara Wiatrowski. On December 13, 1968, she married Charles Steilen in Wausau. He preceded her in death February 24, 1979.
For many years, Grace had been employed at Buska Insurance Agency. Grace and Charles enjoyed weekends of relaxation at their land in Lake Tomahawk for many years. She enjoyed snowmobiling, fishing and gambling. She dearly loved her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Survivors include her two children, Alleen Leszczynski, West Bend and Cal Delikowski, Rothschild, five grandchildren, Tammy, Brian, Dawn, Debbie and Denise; 11 great grandchildren.
Besides her mother and husband, she was preceded in death by a son-in-law, James Leszczynski, a brother, Stanley and a grandson, Scott.
Funeral services will be 7:00 p.m. Sunday January 16, 2011 at Peterson/Kraemer Funeral Home, 3400 Stewart Avenue, Wausau. Burial will be in Wilderness Rest Cemetery, Lake Tomahawk. Friends may call on Sunday from 4:00 p.m. until the time of services at the Stewart Avenue funeral home.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.petersonkraemer.com