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Marleen M. Tetzlaff

July 6, 1943 — April 26, 2023


Marleen M. Tetzlaff, 79, of Wausau, passed away Wednesday, April 26, 2023, with her family by her side. 

Marleen was born July 6, 1943, in Antigo to Lyle Meverden and Arabella (Jensen) Meverden Marchek. On February 13,1961 she married her Wausau East High School sweetheart of 62 years, Ronald Tetzlaff, and together they raised two children. She spent many years working in accounting for Shopko. After retirement in 2007 Marleen and Ron were snowbirds in Arizona until 2018. In her spare time Marleen enjoyed crafting and spending time on the pontoon while at their cottage up north. 

She is survived by her husband Ron; her two children Teri (Randy) O'Brien, Tina (Gino) Nikolai; three grandchildren Cory, Chelsea and Christopher; and four great grandchildren Aurora, Evan, Conner and Josie.

Marleen was preceded in death by her parents; brother Jeffrey Meverden; and sister Germaine Bomchill.

Services will be held Monday, May 8th at 1:00 p.m. at Restlawn Memorial Park Chapel located at 235962 North Troy Street, Wausau, WI 54403 with Chaplain Mark Lewis officiating. 

Family would like to thank Compassus Hospice Care for their care of Marleen and to Chaplain Mark Lewis for his kindness and support.

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Monday, May 8, 2023

1:00 - 2:00 pm (Central time)

Restlawn Memorial Park

4710 N Troy St, Wausau, WI 54403

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