Eleanor Marie Wauro
age 91, of Park Falls, died on Wednesday March 27, 2013 at Flambeau Hospital in Park Falls. She was born on August 12, 1921 in Park Falls, the daughter of Alois and Mary (Ernst) Pritzl-Bruch. Her early life and schooling were in Park Falls. On September 6, 1942 she married Walter E. Wauro in Park Falls. Eleanor lived in Chicago where she worked for the Mars Candy Corporation until her retirement in 1977. She returned to Park Falls after the death of her husband in 1997. Eleanor was a former member of the American Legion Auxiliary and the Catholic Daughters/Christian Women and a current member of Golden Age of Park Falls.
She is survived by:
Agnes Stasiak of Glen Ellyn, IL
Marilyn (Charles) Gustafson of Park Falls
Arthur (Dorothy) Pritzl
James (Coreen) Pritzl, both of Park Falls
and many nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her step-father Charles Bruch, her husband Walter, her brother Don Pritzl and her brother-in-law Frank Stasiak.
Funeral services will be held on Monday April 1, 2013 at 11:30am from St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Park Falls. Fr. Shaji Pazhukkathara will officiate.
Burial will follow at Nola Cemetery in Park Falls.
A visitation will be held on Monday from 10:30am until the hour of the service at the church.
The Novitzke Funeral Home is assisting the family.