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In Memory of Delores Wohlk


April 16, 1932 - March 13, 2020

Delores Laura Wohlk, 87, of Almena passed away, March 13, 2020 at Care and Rehab-Cumberland. She was born April 16, 1932 in Waverly, IA to Irven and Bertha (Tegtmeier) Gabe. At the age 24 she moved to Almena, WI where she met her soon to be husband. Delores marred Calvin Wohlk on May 7, 1960; he preceded her in death on September 26, 2012.

She and Calvin dairy farmed until they retired. She was a member of the St. Matthew Church in Almena, and an active member of Ladies Aide. Delores served on the Alter Guild for over 40 years; was a 4H Leader, and was a member of theTurtle Lake American Legion Axillary.

Delores was a talented cook, gardener, and enjoyed crafts.

Delores is survived by her son, Glen (Susan) Wohlk of Almena; two daughters, Hollis “Holly” (Brad) Nyhus of Cumberland, and Karla (James Jr.) Mattson of Chetek; eight grandchildren: Clayton, Bethany, and Kurt, Darren, Travis and Eric, Adam and Niccole; four great grandchildren: Cora, Aria, Michael, and Elara; brother, Ronald (Beverly) Gabe of Almena; nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Calvin; and an infant brother, Leon.

Funeral services will be held at 11 AM Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Almena, WI with Pastor Preston Paul officiating. Burial will be in St. Matthew Cemetery, Almena, WI. Pallbearers are Clayton Wohlk, Bethany Bird, Kurt Wohlk, Darren Nyhus, Travis Nyhus, Eric Nyhus, Adam Mattson, and Niccole Mattson. Visitation will be one hour before the service.

Due to the health concerns, the funeral service for Delores can be heard via phone when 1-515-739-9183 is called at the day and time of the service.

Skinner Funeral Home of Cumberland is serving the family.


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