Alice M. Henrichs
- September 23, 1914 - July 31, 2011
- Merrill, Wisconsin
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“I offer on behalf of St. Stephen's United Church of Christ our consolation of the Chrsitian Faith to the family and firends of Alice.
1 of 4 | Posted by: Pastor Missy Holdorf - Merrill, WI
“Just wanted to give my condolences & deepest sympathies at the loss of Alice. We as kids in the neighborhood spent many days especially in winter...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Cheryl Hogue(Radloff) - WI
“Alice, "Great Grandma" was a Great Lady. She will be missed. You are all in our prayers. Dawn, Cana and Faith
3 of 4 | Posted by: Dawn Rohde - Louisville, KY
“Our sincere condolences on the loss of Alice. Alice and Wayne were 2nd cousins. Wish we could have known her. Wayne & Beth Raasch
4 of 4 | Posted by: F. Wayne & Beth Raasch - Manteca, CA
Alice Mathilda Henrichs, 96, Merrill, passed away Sunday, July 31, 2011 at Ministry Good Samaritan Health Center, Merrill. She was born in Merrill on September 23, 1914 to the late Fred and Selma (Gherke) Raasch. She married Grover Henrichs December 22, 1934 in Merrill. He preceded her in death January 1, 1998. Alice enjoyed playing cards, bingo, fishing, doing needlework and cooking. All the children in her neighborhood enjoyed sledding on her snow hill for 70 years. She was the best baker to everyone who had the privilege of sampling her goodies. Alice was an original West Side card club member. She was also a member of St. Stephen's United Church of Christ. Survivors include her sons, Chet Henrichs, Eagle River, and Grover (Florence) Henrichs, Merrill; daughter-in-law, Linda Henrichs, Merrill; son-in-law, Don Rohde, Merrill; nine grandchildren, Kim (Matt) Leder, Jo (Jim) Henrichs – Brannan, Scott Rohde, Lisa (Dave) Ruge, Jason (Tammy) Rohde, Don (Nicole) Rohde, Tim (Rhonda) Henrichs, Jeff (Karen) Henrichs and Kevin Henrichs; 13 great-grandchildren, Julia (Tim) Busterud, Ryan (Becca) Ruder, Paul Leder, Holly (Matt) Nye, Jeff Henrichs Jr, Jimmy Henrichs, Bobby Brannan, Amber (Tim) Mulrooney, Brock Rhode, Kyle Ruge, Amanda Ruge, Cana and Faith Rohde; and four great-great-grandchildren with one more on the way. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Grover, daughter, Donna Rohde, and two sons Wayne 'Squint' Henrichs and infant, David Henrichs. Services will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, August 6, 2011 at Waid Funeral Home. The Rev. Bob Smallman will officiate. Visitation will be from 4-8 PM Friday, August 5, 2011 and again from 10-11 AM Saturday before the service, all at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Merrill Memorial Park Cemetery. Donation may be made to the T.B. Scott Library. Waid Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.waidfuneral.com.