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Hanneman, Melody D.

Melody Hanneman, age 53, of Kellner, WI died Thursday, July 13, 2017 at her residence.

Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM Monday, July 17, 2017 at Ritchay Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids. Rev. Timothy Wenger will officiate the service, burial will take place at a later date. Visitation will be held at Ritchay Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids on Sunday from 2:00 - 5:00 PM and again on Monday from 10:00 AM until the time of service.

Melody was born November 15, 1963 in Wisconsin Rapids to George and Sophie Hanneman. She graduated from Lincoln High School in 1981. Melody was a Dairy Farmer and helped operate the Pumpkin Shed in Kellner. She enjoyed raising Bantam chickens, decorating her yard for Halloween, watching both the food network channel and weather channel. Melody enjoyed baking and especially loved to eat chocolate.

Melody is survived by her mother Sophie Hanneman of the Kellner, WI, sisters: Peggy Hanneman of Kellner, WI, Cynthia (Walter) Footit of Plainfield, WI, niece Katie (Trevor) Staubli of Rio, WI, her beloved dog Cricket, special friends: Barb (Lavern) Foss, Sylvia (Ray) Farley, Joe (Pat) Peterson, Rick (Terry) Moscinski, all the special neighbors and the Reeves Greenhouse Gang and Pudge.

She was preceded in death by her father George Hanneman, grandpa Edward Hanneman and uncle Victor Hanneman.

The family would like to give a special thanks to DaVita Dialysis, the First Responders and Responding Grand Rapids Police Officers for the valiant efforts for trying to save Melody.
Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on July 15, 2017
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