Everett F. Redmond, 93, passed away with family at his side on Wednesday, July 13, 2022 at his residence in Marshfield.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 am on Monday, July 18, 2022 at St. Joachim Catholic Church, Pittsville, with Father Nathan officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. The visitation will be from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm on Sunday at Buchanan/Rembs Funeral Home, Pittsville where a rosary service will be at 7:30 pm. A visitation will also be from 10:00 am until service time on Monday at St. Joachim Catholic Church.
Everett was born on April 9, 1929 in Pittsville, to John and Ella (Gable) Redmond, the 9th of 10 children. After taking over the family farm he married Genevieve M. Kane on July 8, 1952 at St. Joachim Catholic Church, becoming the 3rd generation on this farm. There, they welcomed 6 children. Being a member of the greatest generation, Dad was a man of strong faith and hard work. While raising his family he was active in St. Joachim Church, the Holy Name Society, Knights of Columbus, Catholic Order of Foresters and the Cary Card Club. While farming, Dad worked at Farmers Feed Supply and drove school bus for Johnson Meis Transportation. Being community minded, Dad worked with the Town of Wood doing road maintenance.
He is survived by his wife of 70 years, Genevieve and their children, Ronald (Jeanette Cepress) of Pittsville, Dennis (Debra) of Wisconsin Rapids, Richard (Lori) of Pittsville, Teresa (Brian) Matthys of Iron River, WI Steven (Cindy) of Pittsville and Mary (Robb) Jung of Cable. He is also survived by 18 grandchildren, 3 step grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren. He is further survived by a brother Charles Redmond and sisters-in-law, Annette Redmond, Anna Redmond, and Delores Seidl.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers and sisters, William, John, Thomas, Robert, Gerald, and James Redmond and Dorothy Schooley Blomberg and Mary Weinfurter.
The family wishes to thank the staff at Aster Assisted Living and Heartland Hospice.
Condolences may be sent online to www.rembsfh.com