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Evelyn Wachtl

June 10, 1919 — November 8, 2016

Evelyn M. (Sabrowsky) Wachtl made her journey to the company of the Angels on Tuesday 11-8 -2016.

She was born to Louis J. and Clara (Sousek) Sabrowsky on 6-10-1919 in Neosho, WI. On 6-20-1942 Evelyn married Robert W. Wachtl at St. Hedwig's Catholic Church in Thorpe, WI. She was a graduate of Thorp High School and Marathon Co. Normal School. Evelyn was a teacher and first taught in a one room school house in Unity, WI and later in Pine Island, MN. Later still, she taught at the State Grade School in Stanley, WI. Evelyn was the first lay teacher at St. Anne's Catholic School in Wausau, WI where she taught from when the school first opened in 1951 until she retired in 1975. She continued to volunteer at St. Anne's for another 11 years because "I love teaching and I love children". She and her husband Bob were charter members of St. Anne's Parish. After Bob's passing in 2012, Evelyn came to reside at the Highland House in Waterloo, WI. There she was the recipient of the wonderful and loving care of the staff until the time of her death on Tuesday. Memorials, if desired, will be forwarded to dementia research.

Evelyn is survived by her children Robert W. (Mickey) Wachtl, Jr., Northfield Center, OH, Susan M. (James) Becker, Watertown, WI, and Richard C. (Mary Noltemeyer) Wachtl, Wausau, WI. She is further survived 5 grandchildren: Robert J. (Marycel) Wachtl, Sean (Rachel) Becker, Jill (Tony) Rosenthal, Zach (Liz) Wachtl, Kelly (Matt Witzeling) Wachtl and 8 great-grandchildren: Tatsuya, Ken, Hanamaria, Ella, Anthony, Jacob, Jaxyn and Evelyn. She is also survived by a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11:00 AM on Saturday November 12, 2016 at St. Henry Catholic Church Watertown, WI with Fr. Patrick Wendler presiding. Visitation will be held at the church on Saturday from 10:00 AM until the time of the mass. Entombment will be on Monday, November 14, 2016 at 12:00 PM at Restlawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Wausau, WI.
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Saturday, November 12th, 2016, 10:00am - 11:00am, St. Henry Catholic Church

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Saturday, November 12th, 2016, 11:00am, St. Henry Catholic Church

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Restlawn Memorial Park


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