Long time Minocqua resident, Jeanette (Tuckwell) Michalek passed into eternal life on Sunday, Aug. 17. Jeanette was born on Aug. 31, 1920, to Hazel and Desire Shaney. Jeanette enjoyed her time working for Wisconsin Public Service, loved her friends and was a very accomplished cook, baker, and gardener. Jeanette found great joy watching her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren grow.
Jeanette is survived by her children; Pat (Tuckwell), Bill (Muehl), Jim (Bev) Tuckwell; her grandchildren David (Ann) Muehl, Sarah (Joe) Demory; and her great-grandchildren Grace and Nate Muehl, and Lauren Demory.
Jeanette was preceded in death by her parents, Hazel and Desire Shaney, her husband Rolland Tuckwell, her husband Joseph Michalek, and her brother Jim Shaney.
Honoring Jeanette’s wishes, a private, family memorial service will be held. Our family would like to express our deepest appreciation to the Woodruff Milestone staff and to the team at Ministry Hospice and request that anyone who would like to remember Jeanette send a memorial donation to their favorite charity or to Ministry Hospice.
Bolger Funeral and Cremation Services is assisting the family, 715-356-3200 or visit www.bolgerfuneral.com to share online condolences.