THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Clara E. Rank
Issue Date: June 28, 2017
Clara E. (Chlopek) Rank, 94, of Oconto Falls, formerly of Gillett, passed away Tuesday, June 20, 2017 due to declining health.
Born March 4, 1923 in Oconto Falls, to the late Frank and Josephine (Novak) Chlopek, she married Marvin E. Rank on June 21, 1952 and they owned and operated a farm in the Town of Green Valley until retiring to Gillett
An avid gardener, she loved decorating her home inside and out at Christmas time and enjoyed cooking, baking and sewing.
She is survived by nieces; nephews and friends.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin and seven brothers and sisters, Sophie, Walter, Edward, Charles, Stanley, Caroline and Helen.
Friends and relatives called at St. John's Catholic Church in Gillett on Friday, June 23 from 9 a.m. to 10:45 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. Rev. David Funk officiated followed by interment in St. John's Catholic Cemetery.