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George A. Dachel Sr.

George A. Dachel Sr.

June 12, 2010

DACHEL, George A., Sr. 94 of Colfax passed away Saturday, June 12, 2010 at Colfax Health & Rehab in Colfax.

George was born on July 18, 1915 in the Town of Howard, WI to William and Caroline (Bennesch) Dachel. He married Alvina Swartz on October 29, 1935 at St. John’s Catholic Church, Cooks Valley. He farmed in the Town of Howard his whole life. He was a member of St. John’s Catholic Church and served on the church board for many years. He was founder and charter member of the Cooks Valley Senior Citizens of St. John’s. He also served on the Town of Howard Board for many years.

He is survived by two daughters, Ione (Joseph) McManimon of Houston, MN and Marion Loew of Bloomer; daughter in law, Bonnie Dachel of Colfax; brother in law, Joseph (Gladys) Swartz of Colfax; sisters, Jeanette (William) Taylor of Chippewa Falls, Agnes Ackerlund of Chippewa Falls and Angeline Sokup of Chippewa Falls; 14 grandchildren, 30 great grandchildren and 11 great great grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Alvina; son, George Dachel, Jr.; 2 grandsons, Joseph Dachel and Patrick McManimon; son in law, Chester Loew; brothers, Herbert, John, Herman, Clarence, Roland and Harold; sisters, Louise Johnson, and Pauline Dachel and twin great great granddaughter.

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 AM Wednesday, June 16, 2010 at St. John’s Catholic Church with Father James Arthur officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 PM at the Schriver Funeral Chapel Tuesday, June 15, 2010 and one hour before the Mass at the church on Wednesday. There will be a 7:30 PM Christian Wake Service at the Funeral Chapel on Tuesday.

Visitation

4 to 8 PM at the Schriver Funeral Chapel Tuesday, June 15, 2010 and one hour before the Mass at the church on Wednesday

Service

11:00 AM Wednesday, June 16, 2010 at St. John’s Catholic Church

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