Mary Gillard(1919 - 2011)

Mary Gillard, 92, was called to her eternal home on Tuesday Sept. 27, 2011, at the Hospice Home of Hope in Fond du Lac.

She was born in Madison, Wis. on Jan. 21, 1919, to the late Edward and Victoria (Meyers) Culp.

She graduated from Greenwood High School.

She married Chester Gillard in Neillsville, Wis.

The couple moved to Campbellsport in 1940 and while there, Mary worked at Stella Cheese for four years and at Regal Ware for 30 years.

She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Campbellsport and served as an organist for eight years. She was a member of the Altar Guild for 23 years.

Mary was preceded in death by her husband in 1979; and her four sons, Lawrence, Larry, James and Albert. She is survived by one daughter-in-law, Shirley Gillard, seven grandchildren, Claire (Duane) Cina, Vicki (Chet) Durham, Lori (Chuck) Roehl, Lorna (Chris) Hargarten, Kerry (Pedro) Lozano, Lynnette (Phil) Phillips and Brian (Melissa) Gillard; 26 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

VISITATION: Visitation will be held on Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011, from 10 a.m. until time of services at Immanuel Ev. Lutheran Church, 350 S. Helena St., Campbellsport.

SERVICES: Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Oct. 1, at 1 p.m. at Immanuel Ev.Lutheran Church, Campbellsport. The Rev. Paul Cerny will officiate.

Burial will follow at Union Cemetery, Campbellsport.

Memorials made out to the Immanual Lutheran Church of Campbellsport would be appreciated.

The Twohig Funeral Home of Campbellsport is serving the family with online guestbook and condolences available at

The Reporter

Fond du Lac, Wis.

Sept. 29, 2011

Funeral Home

Twohig Funeral Home - Campbellsport
109 West Main Street P.O. Box 710 Campbellsport, WI 53010
(920) 533-4422

Published in Fond du Lac Reporter on Sept. 29, 2011