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Jerane M. Pribel

Died: Wednesday, December 05, 2012
Age: 80
Jerane M. Pribel, 80, Lake Geneva, died Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012, at Aurora Lakeland Medical Center, Elkhorn.

She was born Oct. 2, 1932, in New Hope, the daughter of Lenroot and Margaret Schneider Engum. She was a member of the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Lake Geneva.

Jerane is survived by two daughters, Julie Patten, Burlington, and Margaret Pribel, Minneapolis; two sons, Mike Pribel, Lake Geneva, and William (Debbie) Pribel, Tomahawk; grandchildren, Ben Pribel, Emily Quinlog, Andy Pribel, Nick and Mackenzie Patten, Thomas and Christine Kenney; a sister, Merrikay Berry, Stevens Point; and a brother, Wayne “Wink” Engum, Virginia.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and two brothers, Jim and Bob Engum.

Services at 4 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 8, at the First Congregational United Church of Christ, Lake Geneva, with Pastor Charlene Hinckley officiating. Visitation one hour before the service at the church. Steinke Funeral Home and Cremation Services assisted the family with arrangements.

For online guest registry, go to www.steinkefuneralhome.com.

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