Barbara (Shidell) Priebe, 78, passed away on Sunday, March 24, 2013. She was born on April 6, 1934, to Wallace and Barbara (Finch) Shidell in Schofield, Wisconsin. Barbara had many enjoyments in life such as the great outdoors. She loved fishing, hunting, camping and spending time with her family and friends. Barbara married Donald Priebe on September 6, 1952 and together they raised four children. Barbara worked for (Jelco) Laidlaw for thirty plus years as a school bus driver.
She is survived by her children, Donna (Tom) Tress, Wausau, David (Kathryn) Priebe, Schofield, Dean (Michelle) Priebe, New Hampshire, Darla (Keith) Schulz, Medford, many nieces and nephews along with fifteen grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Donald, four sisters, six brothers and one grandchild.
Services will be on March 30, 2013 at Covenant Community Church with Pastor Jess Wakefield officiating. Visitation will start at 11:30 until time of service at 12:30. In lieu of flowers a donation can be given to the church in Barbara's name.
John J Buettgen Funeral Home is assisting the family.