Myron Cline

Cline, Myron (Mike) "Butch'

Mike passed away at his home on April 27, 2013, but will live in our hearts forever.

He was born Nov. 17, 1946 in Wausau, Wis., to the late Everett and Margaret Cline.

He is a graduate of DC Everest High School. On Aug. 27, 1966, he married Carol Kamin in Wis. Rapids, Wis.

He worked selling cars for various dealerships, and selling insurance for Rural Insurance, where he retired from.

He will be remembered:

By his extended Illinois family. The wonderful neighbors on Rainbow Ln.

His friend Pat and many other hunting buddies.

As a foster parent to many boys in Marathon County and Mukwonago.

For the many years as a boat driver (Hot Stick) in the Wausaqua Water Ski Club.

His love of fishing off the dock at his home on Lake Wausau.

Enjoying time at his hunting shack in Northern Wis.

And for being the giver of the world's best hugs.

Mike is survived by his wife, Carol; daughter, Chris (George) Flory, Weston, Wis.; son, Todd (Jenna) Cline, San Jose, Calif.; sister, Vicki (Scott) Porter, Garden City, Kan.; grandchildren, Ashley and Jonathon Kottke, Weston, Wis.; Parker and Leah Cline, San Josev Calif.; Sister in-Law Elaine (Luther) Lambrecht, Eau Claire WI. mother-in-law, Eleanor Mearek, Eau Claire, Wis.; eight nieces, six nephews, nine great-nieces, and 12 great-nephews.

Mike was preceded in death by his parents, brother, Terry Cline, sister-in-law, Diane Booton, brothers-in-law, Robert Kamin and William Schlehlein.

A Remembrance Visitation will be held at Christ Community Church, 8100 Alderson St, Weston, Wis., on Thursday May 2, 2013, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Cremation Society of Wisconsin is serving the family. Online condolences may be left at

Published in the Wausau Daily Herald on May 1, 2013