Barbara L. McKenzie, age 97 of Tomahawk and formerly of Rhinelander, passed away on Monday, June 24, 2019, at Riverview Health in Tomahawk. She was born on March 27, 1922, in Phillips, the oldest of five children born to Anton and Esther (Marheine) Datel.
Survivors include her three children, Patti Brunette, Vicki (Jack) Weigman, and Scott (Judy) Crawford. The funeral service for Barbara will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 29, 2019, at Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tomahawk with Rev. Mark Gass officiating. Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. until the time of service on Saturday at the church. Interment will follow the service in Greenwood Cemetery.
Carlson Funeral Home (715-369-1414 / www.carlsonfh.com) is assisting with arrangements. A complete obituary will appear in Saturday's edition of the River News.
Posted: Thursday, June 27, 2019
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Dear Vicki & McKenzie family, I am so very sorry for the loss of your wonderful mother. She always shined a bright smile whenever our paths crossed I was blessed to know her and be able to laugh with her. What an intelligent gentle lady. I will miss her very much. Susan Lammert
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