Mabel E. Andrea, age 98, of Spooner, WI passed away on Thursday, May 2, 2013 at Benedictine Living Center in Spooner.
Mabel Hartz was born November 1, 1914 in Duluth, MN the daughter of Thorleif and Amelia (Olson) Hartz. Mabel was raised and attended school in Stone Lake, WI where her parents farmed. Mabel was joined in marriage to Rocco Andrea and resided in Spooner, WI after that. Mabel worked in the laundry of the Spooner Hospital for 30 years. She enjoyed spending time with her family and at her lake home in Stone Lake. She was a very kind soul who will be remembered for good sense of humor. She was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Spooner.
Mabel is survived by her granddaughter, Melissa (Joe) Sunderland of Spooner, WI; grandsons, Dennis (Jeri) Walker of Spooner, Mike Devore of Santa Fe, NM; sister-in-law, Pearl Andrea of Spooner; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Rocco; son, Roger Andrea; and brother, Leonard Hartz.
A funeral service celebrating Mabel's life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, May 6th at Trinity Lutheran Church in Spooner with Pastor Russ Leeper officiating. A visitation will be held from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 5th, at the Dahl Funeral Home and one hour prior to the service on Monday at the church. Interment will be in the Evergreen Cemetery in Stone Lake, WI.