Roberta Anne Nagel, age 78 of McNaughton, died on Saturday, April 26, at her residence. Roberta was born on January 22, 1936 in Medford, the daughter of Robert and Clara (nee Ramm) Grahl.
Roberta was very active and involved in Trinity Lutheran Church community with the choir and bible study, various card clubs, the Ladies Auxiliary of VFW Unit 318 and was the historian for many years where she received awards for her work and was Auxiliary Member of the Year in 2003. She actively supported Camp American Legion and donated many hand-made items for the Veteran’s Hospital. Roberta was a Breast Cancer Survivor and Advocate, providing optimism and support for all who crossed her path.
Roberta worked at Leider’s Greenhouse for many years, and was an avid gardener. She loved sharing her home with family and friends in the beauty of nature on the lake in the Northwoods.
Roberta is survived by her children: Kathrine (Alan) Nagel, Linda Riccio, Marybeth (Mark) Parish, Alan (Kathrine) Nagel, Theresa (Paul) Kamikawa, John Nagel and Daniel Nagel and further survived by 10 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Galen Decker, in 1978, and by her second husband, ElRoy Nagel, in 2008, and by son-in-law, John Riccio, in 1996.
Funeral Services will be Saturday, May 3, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Minocqua, at 10:30 a.m., with visitation at the church from 9 a.m. until the time of service. Burial will be at Newbold Cemetery in Newbold.
In lieu of flowers donations requested to Building by God’s Grace fund at Trinity Lutheran Church or the Ladies Auxiliary Unit #318.
Online condolences may be shared at www.nimsgernfuneral.com. Nimsgern Funeral & Cremation Services is serving the family.