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Janice Dresel

April 14, 1930 — November 13, 2017

Janice Louise Dresel (Gebhard), age 87, of Chippewa Falls, passed away on Monday, November 13, 2017, at Dove Healthcare West, Eau Claire, WI.

She was born April 14, 1930, to George and Marion (Forrester) Gebhard in Chippewa Falls, WI. She was one of five siblings.

Janice was active in the Unity Trinity Methodist Church of Chippewa Falls, as a volunteer Sunday School teacher and Methodist Youth Fellowship volunteer. She was a member of Masonic Temple #176 in Eastern Star. Janice volunteered for many years at the Salvation Army of Chippewa Falls, was employed at the Chippewa Woolen Shop and was an avid knitter, ceramist and homemaker for her family.

Janice is survived by her children, David S. (Linda) Dresel of Chippewa Falls, Kathryn (David) Spurgeon of River Falls, WI and, Steven Dresel of Chippewa Falls; grandchildren, Stacy (Joe) Stewig, Shannon (Jason) Berg, Brian (Nicole) Spurgeon, Jamie (Nate) Rissi, Stephany Dresel, and Sophia (Gustavo) Dresel-Mireles; great-grandchildren, Mitchell Stewig, Sydnea, Delaney and Piper Berg, Hannah and Chloe Spurgeon, Landon, Finn and Sawyer Rissi, and Logan and Hayden Dresel.

She was preceded in death by her parents; siblings; son, Greg in infancy; and former husband, Dale.

The graveside service will be at 11 AM on Monday, November 20, 2017, at Forest Hill Cemetery. Rev. Robert B. Hoekstra will be officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the Chippewa County Humane Society, 10501 County Hwy S, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729.

Pederson-Volker Funeral Chapel and Cremation Service, Chippewa Falls is serving the family. Visit to express online condolences.

Graveside Service

Monday, November 20, 2017
11:00 AM

Forest Hill Cemetery
514 E. Columbia Street
Chippewa Falls, WI 54729

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