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Wilfred "Willie" C. Goltz

October 31, 1932 January 31, 2020
Wilfred "Willie"  C. Goltz
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Wilfred “Willie” C. Goltz, 87 of Cornell, WI. passed away peacefully on Friday, January 31st, 2020 at Cornell Health Services in Cornell, WI.
Willie was born on October 31st, 1932 the son of Johannes and Laura (Kohls) Goltz. He graduated from Cornell High School and lived in Cornell all his life.
Willie was united in marriage to Joanna Andersen and together they had five children.
Willie served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict from November 1953 to November 1955. Willie worked at the Cornell Paper Mill in Cornell, WI. for 44 years.
He enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time at the cabin in the woods.
Willie is survived by his Wife Joanna Goltz; Children Rick (Patti) Goltz, Sharon (John) Malison,
Mary (Ryan) Rykal, Lora (Roger) Erickson and Mark (Kathy) Goltz; Eleven Grandchildren and Twelve Great Grandchildren; Sister Elaine Phelps and Sister in law Alice (Tom) Demuth and also survived by many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his Parents Johannes and Laura Goltz; Brothers Orville Goltz, Harvey Goltz and Johannes Goltz, Jr.; Sisters Alma Hanson, Eleaner Goltz and Susan Goltz;
Father and Mother in law Nels (Anna) Andersen; Brothers and Sisters in law Helen Goltz, Loretta Goltz, Evelyn Caupal, Kenneth Hanson, Gerald Phelps, David Hager, Hans Andersen and Ingman (Eileen) Bolstad and a Grandson Alex Erickson.
A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, Feb. 8th, 2020 at St. John's Lutheran Church in Cornell, WI. with Rev. Chris Christenson officiating.
Inurnment will be in the Cornell Cemetery at a later date.
A Visitation will be from 4:00-7:00 PM on Friday, Feb. 7th, 2020 at the Borton-Leiser Funeral Home in Cornell and also One hour prior to the Service Saturday morning at the Church.
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4:00 PM 2/7/2020 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 2/7/2020 7:00:00 PM
Borton-Leiser Funeral Home

220 South 7th Street
Cornell, WI 54732

Visitation will also be One hour prior to the Services Saturday at the Church.

Borton-Leiser Funeral Home
220 South 7th Street Cornell 54732 WI
United States

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11:00 AM 2/8/2020 11:00:00 AM
St. John's Lutheran Church

700 Thomas Street
Cornell, WI 54732

St. John's Lutheran Church
700 Thomas Street Cornell 54732 WI
United States

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Cornell Cemetery Final Resting Place

Cornell Cemetery
Cornell, WI 54732

Cornell Cemetery Cornell 54732 WI
United States

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