JOSELLA M. MOCK, age 81, of Thorp, passed away at the Clark County Health Care Center in Owen on Friday, May 2, 2014. Per Josella's request, no services will be held.
Josella Mae Huls was born in Thorp, WI on February 2, 1933, the daughter of the late Sophia (Bogumil) and John Huls. She was raised in the Thorp area and received her education at the Thorp Catholic School. Josella was united in marriage to Edward Giwojna on June 17, 1953 at St. Bernard's Catholic Church in Thorp. They later divorced. She then married Kenneth Mock, Sr. on June 28, 1974 in Wabasha, MN. Josella was a homemaker her entire life, where she raised her seven children.
In her spare time, Josella enjoyed fishing, crafting, knitting and sewing, cooking and especially enjoyed taking care of others.
She is survived by her first husband, Edward Giwojna of Stanley, WI; 3 daughters: Jaquline (Pete) Luikart of Red Wing, MN; Barbara Lane (Jack Spuhler) of Thorp, WI; Susan Ernst of Owen, WI; 4 sons: Donald (Carol) Giwojna of Stanley, WI; Edward (DeeAnn) Giwojna of Sheldon, WI; Kenneth Mock, Jr. of Medford, WI; Thomas (Dawn) Mock of Stanley, WI; 29 grandchildren; many great grandchildren; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Kenneth Mock, Sr.; and 2 sisters: Mary Ann Rosemeyer and Della Dean Petrusse.