Charlene M. Wells, age 91 of Monroe, died Sunday, June 24, 2018, at her home. She was born on November 6, 1926, in Monroe, the daughter of Charles and Margaret (Wyss) Hartwig. She graduated from Monroe High School. Charlene married Victor F. Wells on March 2, 1946, in Monroe, he died on June 27, 1997. Charlene farmed with her husband for many years. She is a member of St. Clare of Assisi parish at St. Victors Catholic Church, Women of the Moose, Jordan Busy Bees, and the Antique Wheelers. She also enjoyed flower gardening, playing cards, shopping, traveling and spending time with her family.
She is survived by 6 children: Jean (Gary) Amendt of Eleroy, IL, Jane (Tom) Rebne of Woodstock, GA, Steve (Linda) Wells of Monroe, WI, Jerry (Cheri) Wells of Browntown, WI, Sally (Jake) Koutnik of Cavour, WI, and Sue (George) Frey of Muskego, WI; a sister, Ruth (AJ) Rechsteiner of Leesburg, FL; 12 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; 4 step grandchildren; 7 step great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, daughter, Judy in infancy, brother, Charles Hartwig Jr., and sister, Betty Lueck.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 am Thursday, June 28, 2018 at St. Clare of Assisi parish at St. Victors Catholic Church with Monsignor Larry Bakke as concelebrant. Burial will be in Calvary cemetery. A visitation will be held Thursday from 10:00 am until the time of service, at the church. SHRINER HAGER GOHLKE Funeral Home is assisting the family.
Posted: Wednesday, June 27, 2018
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So sorry for your loss. Always enjoyed your Mom when the twins came to town shopping! My sympathies to you and your family!