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Gloria Timm

July 8, 1937 ~ January 4, 2018 (age 80)

Gloria Timm, 80, of Wausau passed away on Thursday, January 4, 2018 after a long and courageous battle with Alzheimer’s Disease.  She was born July 8, 1937 to Ed and Alma Rahn.  In 1955 she married William Timm, who preceded her in death in 2010.

Gloria spent her early years as a volunteer candy striper.  Then worked at Jo-Ann’s Fabric and then at 29 Super Market in the bakery department, where she enjoyed chatting with customers and passing out donuts.

Gloria had many passions.  She loved sewing, needle point and knitting.  Knitting Christmas socks was her favorite.  She liked gardening, taking care of her plants and flowers.  Gloria was an avid collector of Owl artwork and of Precious Moments. 

Gloria and Bill traveled a lot with many trips to Las Vegas and area casinos.  They took trips that took them to Europe, the Caribbean, Panama, Alaska and Hawaii.

Besides being preceded in death by her husband Bill, also parents Ed and Alma Rahn, infant son Jeffery and brother, Rodney Rahn.  Survivors are children:  Lori Imhoff (Roger), John Timm (Karrie), Beth Champine (Tony), grandchildren:  Luke Imhoff (Regina), Alex Imhoff (Andrea), Kristen Peterson (Dillon), Michael Timm, Justin Champine (Jamie), Jenny Champine, Corey Jackels, 3 great grandchildren:  Eli Imhoff, Kylie and Madison Champine, sisters:  Pat Wyman (Dick), Nancy Neymeyer (Bob) and Donna Young (John).

The family extends a thank you to the staff at North Central Health Care for the wonderful care of Gloria.

Private family services will be held at Helke Funeral Home, Wausau.  You may sign our family guest book at

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