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In Memory of Barbara Rose Campbell


September 27, 1950 - April 16, 2017

September 27, 1950 - April 16, 2017

Barbara Rose (Rezarch) Campbell, age 66, passed away unexpectedly early Easter Sunday, April 16, 2017 surrounded by her loving family at Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire, WI.

She was born on September 27, 1950 to parents Robert and Evelyn (Rose) Rezarch in Shell Lake, WI.  Barbara was a lifelong resident of Spooner.  Barbara married Edward Campbell on December 27, 1969 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Spooner.  She spent the first year of her married life in Japan with her husband while he was in the U.S. Navy where she was chosen as Seabee Queen of the base.  After Edward was discharged, they moved back to Spooner and Barbara worked for 9 ½ years at Rainbow Day Care in Spooner. She enjoyed the country life, being an avid Green Bay Packer fan, fishing trips to Canada, and spending time with her family.

Barbara is survived by her devoted husband of 47 years Edward Campbell of Spooner; two daughters Carrie (Brian) Brandt of Las Vegas, NV and Candace (Courtney) Wagner of Menasha, WI; one son Carl (Kristina) Campbell of Barron, WI; eight grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; one great grandchild; her mother Evelyn Rezarch of Spooner; two brothers Robert (Lynn Meierhoffer) Rezarch of Spooner and Jon (Diane) Rezarch of Spooner; one sister Peggy (Richard) Moyer of Cuba City, WI; and many nieces, nephews, friends, and extended family.

She is preceded in death by her father Robert Rezarch and one grandchild Madison Brandt.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Spooner, with Pastor Russ Leeper officiating.  Visitation will be held from 9:30-11:00 a.m. at the church prior to the service.  Pall bearers will be Carl Campbell, Eric Rezarch, Jaron Dickson, Travis Campbell, Nolan Brandt, and Dazmend Metzig.  Burial will be at Northern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery.

The family would like to extend a sincere thank you to the Spooner Emergency Response Team, Spooner Hospital, and the staff at Sacred Heart Hospital.


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