Obit: Guk, Arno W. (1902 - 1987)

Contact: Ken Wood


----Source: MARSHFIELD NEWS HERALD (Marshfield, Wood Co., Wis.) 04/20/1987, P.19

Guk, Arno W. (28 OCT 1902 - 19 APR 1987)

Arno W. Guk, 84, of 115 W. Ives St., died at 3:30 a.m. Sunday at the Marshfield Living Center, where he had been a patient since April 2.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Faith Lutheran Church, with the Revs. Carmen Peterson and Gary Hedding officiating. Maldon Plank will be the organist for congregational singing. Burial will be in Hillside Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Roger Nitschke, Wilber Schlinsog, Terry Schlinsog, Keith Bass, Roger Tyler, and Mark Herling.

Visitation will be from 4-9 p.m. today at Hansen Funeral Home, and at the church on Tuesday after 10 a.m..

He was born Oct. 28, 1902, in the town of Lynn, Clark County, Wis., where he attended schools.

He married Verna Bass June 4, 1924, in the town of Lynn. She survives. They farmed in the town of Grant, Clark county, and he was also employed at Weyerhaeuser Co., retiring in 1967. In 1958, they moved to Marshfield, where he was employed as a caretaker for Augusta Roddis, from 1967 to 1977.

He was a member of Faith Lutheran Church.

Surviving, besides his wife, are two daughters, Lorraine Guk of Oshkosh, and Mrs. William (Jeanette) Schlinsog of Middleton, a son, William of Coatsburg, Ill.; six grandchildren; two step-grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.

He was predeceased by three sisters and one grandson.



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