Gary Bealhen, 48, of Clearbrook, died Thursday, March 12, 2009, at Clearwater Memorial Hospital in Bagley.
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Clearbrook with the Rev. Richard Kirchman officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Cease Family Funeral Home of Bagley assisted with the arrangements.
He was born June 11, 1960, to Thomas and Donna (Michalsky) Bealhen in Waukesha, Wis. He grew up in Waukesha and graduated from Waukesha North High School in 1980. He worked several jobs in Wisconsin, most recently for Wilde/Mas Tec construction. He was employed by NCS in Clearbrook. He married Denise Johnson Sept. 17, 2005, in Big Falls.
He enjoyed spending time at their cabin in Big Falls, hunting, fishing and four wheeling. He loved to watch football, particularly the Green Bay Packers, and NASCAR.
He is survived by his wife; his mother, Donna Dable of Palmyra, Wis.; sisters, Tammy (Bill) Wohleben of White Water, Wis., Chrissy (Don) Holso of Wisconsin, Sherry (Ver) Reuter of Waukesha, Brenda (Todd) King of Wisconsin; brothers, Darrell Bealhen of White Water, Wis.; Robbie Bealhen of Wisconsin; half-brother, Tommy Bealhen of Wisconsin; stepbrother, Ronnie Gardner of Oak Creek, Wis.; stepsister, Tammy Kay (Andrew) Surnell of East Troy, Wis.; stepmother, Monica Bealhen of Wisconsin; mother-in-law and father-in-law; two brothers-in-law; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father; stepfather, Dave Dable; and grandparents, George and Edna Michalsky and Phil and Louise Bealhen.
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