Nancy Lea Wilde passed away on Tuesday, October 25, 2022 at Bell Tower in Merrill.
Nancy was born to Michael and Helen (Langhoff) Ringwelski, the first of eight children.
Nancy graduated from Wausau Senior High in 1956. She was employed at Anson-Gilkey Door and Lincoln Wood in Merrill until retirement. She was a proud member of Local Union 1488 for 20 years.
Nancy and Jerome (Porkie) Wilde were married at Grace United Church of Christ in Wausau, October 26 1957. After retirement, Nancy enjoyed feeding and watching the birds and wildlife, doing jigsaw puzzles, writing cards to family and to veterans.
Nancy is survived by her 4 children, Gary Wilde of Weston, Brenda (Bob) McNeil of Fence, George (Vicki) Wilde of Merrill, and Michael Wilde of Merrill. She is further survived by brothers Richard (Delores) Ringwelski, Florian (Barbara) Ringwelski, Dennis (Evelyn) Ringwelski, Michael Ringwelski and Floyd Ringwelski III; sisters MaryAnn Schmidt and Betty Jane Kimps; 11 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren and another on the way.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, daughter-in-law Dara and grandson Nolan.
Funeral Service will be held at 12:00 PM on Wednesday, November 2, 2022 at Grace United Church of Christ, 535 S. 3rd Ave., Wausau, WI 54401. Visitation will take place from 10:30 AM until the time of service at the church on Wednesday. Burial will take place at Restlawn Memorial Park, Wausau.
The family would like to thank the staff members at Bell Tower for their kindness and care.