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In Memory of Romaine Quinn


August 9, 1939 - April 16, 2020

Romaine Joseph Quinn Age 80, of Birchwood, WI died Thursday, April 16, 2020 at his home surrounded by his loving family.

He was born on August 9, 1939 in Markville, MN to Alfred and Hildegarde (Leibel) Quinn. After he graduated from High School he then attended UW Eau Claire. He entered the United States Army and served in the Army Security Agency and was stationed in Turkey from 1960-1963 and was later Honorably Discharged.

Romaine was married to Janet Tucker on March 17, 1963 in Barron, WI. They owned and operated several businesses in the Rice Lake area for many years. He also a chairman on the Birchwood Town Board, a chairman on the County Board and was vice chairman for the Washburn County Veteran Service Office.

Romaine loved dealing with politics, going hunting and loved to serve his community.

He is survived by his wife, Janet Quinn; 4 children, Scott Quinn, Jacqueline Quinn, Romaine Quinn II and Justin (Catalina) Quinn; 9 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; 2 brothers, Pat (Joanne) Quinn and Dennis (Dorthea) Quinn; 3 sisters, Rosemary Gabriel, Joan Christopherson and Ann (Kenny) Fetkenhauer; many nephews and nieces. He was preceded in death by his parents, Alfred and Hildegarde Quinn; and a brother, John Quinn.

Memorials would be appreciated to the Birchwood Fire Hall, N1549 County Road T, Birchwood, Wisconsin 54817


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