Obit: Hohl, Rose C. (1915 - 2012)

Contact: Robert Lipprandt 

Surnames: Bucher, Gilge, Hohl, Miilu, Peterson, Priniski, Probst, Quednow, Sandschafer, Scholz

----Source: The Star News (Medford, WI) 05/31/2012

Hohl, Rose C. (Probst) (3 AUG 1915 - 26 MAY 2012)

Rose C. Hohl, 96, Medford, died on Saturday, May 26 at Memorial Nursing Home and Rehab Center in Medford, where she had resided the past seven years.

Funeral services were held on Wednesday, May 30 at Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Rib Lake, with Father Otto Bucher and Deacon Mark Priniski officiating. Burial was held on Thursday, May 31 at St. Joseph's Cemetery in Island Grove, Ill. Pallbearers were Amber, Ryan and Eric Gilge, Dennis Quednow, Gene Ostrowski, Rich Peterson and Brandon Miilu.

Hemer Funeral Service of Medford and Rib Lake assisted the family with arrangements.

The former Rose Probst was born on August 3, 1915 in Wheeler, Ill., to the late John and Elizabeth (Sandschafer) Probst. She attended Mason School of Jasper County, Ill. She worked on the family farm until moving to Chicago, Ill. to work.

On September 28, 1946 in Island Grove, Ill., she married Vincent Hohl, who preceded her in death. They worked various places before settling on a farm in the Town of Rib Lake where she farmed until 1964, then moved into Rib Lake where she worked at the nursing home and shoe factory until retirement.

She was a member of Good Shepherd Catholic Church and past member of Christian Mothers. She enjoyed gardening, flowers, cooking, baking, collecting and trading recipes, and spending time with her family.

Survivors include a daughter, Patricia (Richard) Gilge of Rib Lake; a son, John (Earnistine) of Surprise, AZ; three step-sons, Ambrose Hohl of Milwaukee, Paul (Sue) Hohl of Rib Lake and David Hohl of Kansas; a step-daughter, Marlene (Clarence) Scholz of Phillips; a sister-in-law, Lucille Probst of Wheeler; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a step-son, Jerome Hohl; three brothers, Leonard, Sylvester and Roman; and a sister, Helen Quednow.

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