Marie M. Gluth, age 89 of Clintonville, passed away Monday morning, March 30, 2015 at Pine Manor Healthcare Center in Embarrass.
Marie was born on November 22, 1925 in the Township of Bear Creek, Waupaca County as the daughter of the late John and Mabel (Burton) Stilen. On June 19, 1948 she was united in marriage to Paul A. Gluth at St. Martin Lutheran Church in Clintonville. The couple resided in Clintonville their entire married life where Marie worked as a nurse at Greentree Health & Rehabilitation Center for many years retiring in the late 1970s. Paul preceded his wife in death on January 21, 2002. Marie was a faithful member of St. Martin Lutheran Church where she enjoyed volunteering as a member of the Ladies Aid. She loved baking, especially when it included spending time with her grandchildren. Marie also enjoyed dancing, flower gardens, and socializing with friends at the Clintonville Senior Center. Survivors include: four daughters: Colleen Swift, Marietta, GA; Connie (Bruce) Parkovich, Marinette; Ronda (Tim) Olmsted, Pulaski; Renee (Dan) Katch, Freedom; a daughter-in-Law, Connie Gluth, Clintonville; nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandson, and a brother, Joe (Marcille) Stilen, Leeman. Marie was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Paul, her son Douglas Gluth, six sisters: Lucille Pietz, Vaiden Peeters, Jeanette McGlone, Lillian McGlone, Marjorie Peeters, and Isla Flink-Suprise, and four brothers: Gordon, Merlin, Ira, and Virgil Stilen.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 11 a.m. at St. Martin Lutheran Church in Clintonville with Rev. Christian Burg officiating. Interment will take place at St. Martin Lutheran Cemetery, Clintonville. Friends may call at the church on Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. The Eberhardt-Stevenson Funeral Home & Crematory of Clintonville is assisting her family with the arrangements. An online guestbook can be found for Marie at www.eberhardtstevenson.com. Marie’s family would like to extend their sincere thanks to the staff at Pine Manor for all the wonderful care Marie received during her stay.