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1 of 7 | Posted by: Vida Ann Wendt - Rib Mt, WI

“Dear Mary Ann, Julie, Michael, Karen, Robert, and all the rest of the family, We want to express our deepest sympathy and let you know we are...Read More »
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“When I first started Rothschild FD Milt was the Assistant Chief. He was such a great person to know. He gave me his Black Lab, Buddy, and I took...Read More »
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“My thoughts are with you at this difficult time. Milt was a great neighbor (as all of you were), friend to me and he helped me in my trials and...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Ron Robinson - WI

“Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss…our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: Sara & Marty Bever - Wausau, WI

“Prayers are with Milt's family at this time. I am so sorry for your loss. Please know that others are and will miss him too. ”
6 of 7 | Posted by: Kathy Corbitt - Greeley, CO

“Dear Mary Ann and Family: With deepest sympathy on the loss of Milt. He was a special gift of God's love...for 78 years he worked hard at living,...Read More »
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Milton E. Hamann, age 78, died Wednesday, August 28, 2013 under the care of Interim Hospice and Palliative Care at Bell Tower Residence, Merrill. He was born September 20, 1934 in the town of Hamburg, son of the late Arnold and Viola (Graveen) Hamann. On July 29, 1956, he married Mary Ann Schlag at the Zion Lutheran Church in the town of Maine. She survives. Milton worked as a journeyman millwright at Weyerhauser in Rothschild for 40 years, until his retirement. He enjoyed taking part in the fire brigade and first aid team at the mill. For many years, he was an E. M.T. and volunteer firefighter with the village of Rothschild and retired as assistant chief. Among his favorite pastimes, he enjoyed family events, playing cards, watching baseball, hunting and fishing on Lake Gogebic in upper Michigan. Milton loved the outdoors and spending time at his cabin in New Wood. Milton enjoyed traveling and took many spontaneous trips with his wife, Mary Ann. They also traveled to the Golf Shores in Alabama with his brother, Lloyd. Survivors include his wife, Mary Ann, children, Julie (Ron) Schuster, and Michael (Coleen) Hamann, all of Merrill; four grandchildren, Jessica Kallberg, Jonathon Schuster, Megan (Daniel) Coffield and Zachary (Sara Belz) Hamann; four great-grandchildren, Triton, Ashton, Lexi and Stephen; one brother, Harold (Lenora) Hamann, Hamburg; brother-in-law, Robert (Marlene) , Merrill; sister-in-law, Karen(Roger) Lenzner, Merrill, other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Jeffrey and a brother, Lloyd. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at Bell Tower Residence, 1500 O'Day Street, Merrill. Chaplain Don Dinsmore will officiate. Entombment will be in the Garden of Eternal Rest, Restlawn Memorial Park, Wausau, where full military honors will be conducted by the American Legion Montgomery Plant Post No. 10, Wausau. Friends may call Monday from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Peterson/Kraemer Funeral Home, 3400 Stewart Ave, Wausau and again on Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of services at Bell Tower Residence. The family wishes to express their sincere appreciation to the nurses and CNA's at Bell Tower Residence for their compassionate care given to Milton and his family. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund is being established. Online condolences may be expressed at www.petersonkraemer.com