Obit: Langreck, Bernard J. (1924 - 2003)

Contact:  Kipp Kippenhan

----Source: Wednesday, October 29, 2003 edition of the Tribune-Record-Gleaner

Name / Residence: Langreck, Bernard J."Bennie"; Marshfield, Wis.

Birth date /Birth place: 20-Nov-1924; Waucoma, Iowa

Death date / Death place: 25-Oct-2003; Home in Marshfield

Marriage: Janet E. Johnson (15-Jun-1959)

Parents: Bernard T. & Elizabeth (Kipp) Langreck

Burial: Hillside Cemetery, Marshfield, Wis.

Survivors: Wife, Marshfield; Children - Jeffrey Langreck, Cochrane, Thomas (Jeannie) Langreck, Alma, Arnold (Deb) Langreck, West Monroe, La., Randy Langreck, Eau Claire, Betty Brey, Mosinee, Diane Haupt, Marshfield, Cindy Langreck, Eau Claire; 18 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; Sister- Roceil "Rose" Keefer, Eau Claire

Predeceased: Parents; Son - Dennis; Grandson - Trent; 9 brothers; 2 sisters

================ Complete Obit of Bernard Langreck:

Bernard J. "Bennie" Langreck, 78, Marshfield, died Sunday, Oct. 25, 2003, at his home. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29, at St. John's Catholic Church, Marshfield. The Rev. Charles D. Stoetzel officiated. Music was provided by Suzanne Golden, organist, and the St. John's Church funeral choir. Burial was in the Hillside Cemetery, with military rites conducted by VFW Post #1866 of Marshfield. Pallbearers were Paul Langreck, Jim Langreck, David Langreck, Dick Langreck, Ray Langreck, Kevin Langreck, Bob Langreck, and Leslie Langreck.

Bernard J. Langreck was born on Nov. 20, 1924 in Waucoma, Iowa, to Bernard T. and Elizabeth (nee Kipp) Langreck. He attended schools in Powers Bluff, Stratford, and Rozellville. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the United States Army from April 19, 1943 until his honorable discharge on Dec. 6, 1945. He married Janet E. Johnson on June 15, 1959 in Winona, Minn. He was a bartender at the Spot Bar until its closing, and for the past few years, tended bar at the Eagle's Club. His interests included hunting, fishing, NASCAR, the Green Bay Packers, spending time with family and friends and the Marshfield Speedway. He was a member of St. John's Catholic Church, VFW Post #1886 of Marshfield, Disabled American Veterans, and the eagle's Club Badger Aerie #664 of Marshfield.

Survivors include his wife, Janet Langreck, Marshfield; seven children, Jeffrey Langreck, Cochrane, Thomas (Jeannie) Langreck, Alma, Arnold (Deb) Langreck, West Monroe, Louisiana, Randy Langreck, Eau Claire, Betty Brey, Mosinee, Diane Haupt, Marshfield, and Cindy Langreck, Eau Claire; 18 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and one sister Rociel "Rose" Keefer, Eau Claire.

Preceding him in death were his parents; one son, Dennis; a grandson, Trent; nine brothers; and two sisters.

Rembs-Kundinger Funeral Home, Marshfield, assisted the family with arrangements.

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Wednesday, October 29, 2003 edition of the Tribune - Record - Gleaner

Bernard Langreck

Bernard J. "Bennie" Langreck, 78, Marshfield, died Saturday, Oct. 25, 2003, at his home. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 29, at St. John's Catholic Church, Marshfield. The Rev. Charles D. Stoetzel officiated. Music was provided by Suzanne Golden, organist, and the St. John's Church funeral choir. Burial was in the Hillside Cemetery, with military rites conducted by VFW Post #1866 of Marshfield. Pallbearers were Paul Langreck, Jim Langreck, David Langreck, Dick Langreck, Ray Langreck, Kevin Langreck, Bob Langreck, and Leslie Langreck.

Bernard J Langreck was born on Nov. 20, 1924, in Waucoma, Iowa, to Bernard T. and Elizabeth (nee Kipp) Langreck. He attended schools in Powers Bluff, Stratford, and Rozellville. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the United States Army from April 19, 1943 until his honorable discharge on Dec. 6, 1945. He married Janet E. Johnson on June 15, 1959 in Winona, Minn. He was a bartender at the Sports Bar until its closing, and for the past few years tended bar at the Eagle's Club. His interests included hunting, fishing, NASCAR, the Green Bay Packers, spending time with family and friends, and the Marshfield Speedway. He was a member of St. John's Catholic Church, VFW Post # 1866 of Marshfield, Disabled American Veterans, and the Eagle's Club Badger Aerie #664 of Marshfield.

Survivors include his wife, Janet, of Marshfield; seven children, Jeffrey Langreck, Cochrane, Thomas (Jeannie) Langreck, Alma, Arnold (Deb) Langreck, West Monroe, Louisiana, Randy Langreck, Eau Claire, Betty Brey, Mosinee, Diane Haupt, Marshfield, and Cindy Langreck, Eau Claire; 18 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and one sister, Roceil "Rose" Keefer, Eau Claire.

Preceding him in death were his parents; one son, Dennis; a grandson, Trent; nine brothers, and two sisters.

Rembs-Kundinger Funeral Home, Marshfield, assisted the family with arrangements.

 

 


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