Berwyn “Bonnie” Gelhausen, 89
Berwyn “Bonnie” Gelhausen, lifelong Antigo resident, died Sunday, November 24, 2019 at Aspirus Wausau Hospital at the age of 89.
She was born December 16, 1929 in Antigo, daughter of the late John and Dorothy Babler. She married Frank T. Gelhausen on August 16, 1950 in Antigo, and Mr. Gelhausen survives.
Mrs. Gelhausen graduated from Antigo High School. She was a homemaker, and a member of St. John Catholic Church. She belonged to a knitting club, and she crafted items for church, charities, and her family. Bonnie loved family and get togethers, especially with her grand children. She enjoyed refinishing furniture. She was a meticulous housekeeper and enjoyed decorating for every holiday. She looked forward to enjoying her nightly cocktails by candlelight.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by 2 sons, Gregg (Peggy) Gelhausen of Antigo, and Mike (Carol) Gelhausen of Hartford; 3 grandchildren, Justin (Sheila), Jeff (Erin), and Michelle Gelhausen; 5 great grandchildren, James, Jack, Lincoln, Ella, and Bret Gelhausen.
A private service was held with entombment at Queen of Peace Mausoleum. Father Charles Hoffmann officiated.