Obituaries

In Memory Of

Myrna M. Richmond
January 28, 1938 - July 31, 2017

Visitation:
Friday, August 4th, 2017 - 9:30AM to 11:00AM
Immanuel United Church of Christ
W6974 Century Road
Greenwood, WI  54437

Services:
Friday, August 4th, 2017 - 11:00AM
Immanuel United Church of Christ
W6974 Century Road
Greenwood, WI  54437

Full Obituary

     MYRNA M. RICHMOND, age 79, of Greenwood, passed away at Marshfield Medical Center, in Marshfield, on Monday, July 31, 2017.  Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, August 4, 2017, at Immanuel United Church of Christ, rural Greenwood.  Rev. Asafa Rajaofera will officiate, and burial will follow in the church cemetery.  Pallbearers will be Kurt Humke, Todd Humke, Joel Humke, Dale Humke, Aaron Gregorich, Matthew Stiemann, Nathan Stiemann, and Nicolas Stiemann. Visitation will be held at the church, on Friday, from 9:30 a.m. until time of service.
     Myrna Marie Meinholdt was born on January 28, 1938, in the Town of Eaton, rural Greenwood, to Otto and Dorothea (Nindorf) Meinholdt.  She spent her early years in Chicago until her parents returned to the Greenwood area in 1945.  She graduated from Greenwood High School in 1955. After high school, Myrna worked at Farmer's and Merchant's Bank in Greenwood.  She was united in marriage to Jerald A. Richmond on September 20, 1958, at Immanuel United Church of Christ, in the Town of Warner. Myrna continued to work at the bank until starting their family, at which time she became a full time homemaker.  She was a member of the Jolly Homemakers Club for 50 years, served as treasurer for the Town of Mead for 20 years, and as general leader for the Braun 4-H club for 13 years.  More recently she worked as an election official for the Town of Warner. 
     Myrna was a lifelong member of Immanuel United Church of Christ and was active in the choir and the Ladies Guild.
     She had many interests including garage sales, crocheting and plastic canvas, reading, watching movies, and baking, but especially loved attending her grandchildren’s events,
     She is survived by her husband, Jerald, of Greenwood;  three children:  Wayne (Mary) Richmond of Eau Claire,  Susan (Joseph) Stiemann of Greenwood,  Ellen Richmond of Altoona;  seven grandchildren:  Beth Richmond, Matthew, Rebecca, Daniel, Nathan, Rachel and Nicolas Stiemann;  one sister:  Marcia Gregorich of Greenwood;  two sisters-in-law:  Betty Horn and Rose Caryl Humke of Greenwood;  one brother-in-law:  Clark Olson of Woodbridge, VA;  nieces, nephews, other relatives, and many, many friends.
     Myrna was preceded in death by her parents;  twin daughters:  Janet Lee and Joan Marie Richmond; and one sister:  Donna Olson.
     In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Ronald McDonald House of Marshfield.