Crotteau, Mary Lou
Mary Lou Crotteau, age 91, of Harmony Living Center in Wisconsin Rapids, WI passed away peacefully in her sleep on Sunday, May 18, 2014 at Harmony Living Center.
Memorial Services will be held 11:00 AM on Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Wisconsin Rapids. The Rev. Rolando Onden will officiate. Visitation will be held at St. Lawrence Catholic Church on Wednesday from 10:00-11:00 AM. Burial in Calvary Cemetery.
Mary Lou was born September 28, 1922 in New Rome, WI to Joseph and Eva (Irwin) Busch. She graduated from Lowell Grade School and Lincoln High School. She married Robert Crotteau on March 31, 1945 at Saints Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Wisconsin Rapids. Robert died October 24, 2007. Mary Lou was a homemaker and was a member of the St. Lawrence Rosary Society. She enjoyed sewing, flower gardening, upholstering, quilting, playing cards, doing puzzles and taking trips to the casino.
She is survived by her children Susan Boehm of Wis. Rapids, Catherine (Jere) Jackson of Wis. Rapids, James (Peg) Crotteau of Wis. Rapids, Marcie (Duane) Bier of Wis. Rapids, David (Arlene) Crotteau of Wis. Rapids, grandchildren Shelley (partner- Rose) Boehm, Seth (Brenda) Boehm, Sam (fiancé-Abby) Boehm, Wendy Jackson, Bryan (Jessica) Jackson, Kelly Crotteau (Alex Nagy), Tony Crotteau, Elizabeth Crotteau, Troy (fiancé- Kimberly) Bier, great-grandchildren Rory Sheer, Jeremy Sheer, Chance Boehm, Lucas Boehm, Brody Jackson, Harper Jackson Hajna Nagy, Asher Nagy and Izabella Nagy; and three sisters, Elma Taylor, Blanche Schluter and Josephine Romanski, all of Wisconsin Rapids, WI.
Mary Lou was preceded in death by her parents, husband Robert, an infant brother, son-in-law Steven Boehm and grand-daughter Joy Crotteau.
"Mary Lou was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother who always had her family come first. She will be deeply missed by her family."
The family wishes to thank the staff at Harmony Living Center and Aspirus Comfort Care & Hospice Services for the wonderful care given to our mother.
Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune from May 19 to May 21, 2014