Margaret H. Trantow, age 82, of Waupaca, formerly of Lac du Flambeau for 22 years and Merrill for 22 years, passed away Monday, December 20, 2010, at Bethany Home in Waupaca. Margaret was born on February 23, 1928 to Anton and Maria Heuser in Aschatfenburg, Germany. She immigrated to the United States in 1955. She married the late Irving Trantow on June 16, 1957 in Wausau, WI. Margaret enjoyed knitting and crocheting. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Waupaca. Margaret is survived by her brothers-in-law, Frank (Magdalen) Trantow, Manawa, WI; Don (Sue) Kryshak, Wisconsin Rapids, WI; sister-in-law, Carol (Marty Dentinger) Trantow, Victoria, MN; numerous nieces and nephews. Margaret was preceded in death by her husband, Irving and her parents. A memorial service will be held at 4:00 PM on Saturday, January 8th, 2011 at First United Methodist Church in Waupaca. Visitation will be held from 3:00 PM until time of service. Pastor Cathy Weigand will officiate. Burial will be held at a later date in the WI Veterans Memorial Cemetery in King, WI. In lieu of flowers memorials appreciated to the American Cancer Society. Online condolences available at www.hollyfuneralhome.com.
The family would like to thank the staff of Bethany Home for their care.