Obituary: Ernst Pabelick
Ernst Pabelick, age 76, of Rhinelander, died August 7, 2015 at the Friendly Village Nursing Home. He was born June 28, 1939 in Milwaukee to Rudolph and Martha (Arndt) Pabelick. Ernst attended schools in Milwaukee and then served in the U.S. Army. Upon his honorable discharge he returned to the States and was employed in manufacturing/foundry. He married Ruby Kendrick on April 21, 1972 and she preceded him in death on August 11, 2005. They had moved to the Rhinelander area in 1986 and had lived here since. Ernst enjoyed fishing, playing cribbage, the Green Bay Packers, of course, and lately, taking “selfies” with his grandchildren. Ernst’s life is being celebrated by his daughters Clara (Wally) Wright, Christine Nabrzyski, Linda (Ken) Hoover, Diane (Marty) Handle and Jean (Chris) Yeater; his sons Jerry (Roseann) Keen, Roger (Cindy) Keen, Dan (Maria) Pabelick and Rudolph Pabelick; eighteen grandchildren, three great-grandchildren; his sister Ginny Anderson, other family and many friends. In addition to his wife, Ernst was also preceded in death by his siblings, Leroy, Robert, Albert, Dolores and Nadine and one grandchild. A graveside service will be held Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at 1 p.m. at the Northland Memorial Park Cemetery. You may leave your private condolences for the Pabelick family at www.carlsonfh.com. The family wishes to thank the staff of Friendly Village for the care given their father. The Carlson Funeral Home (715-369-1414) is handling the arrangements for the Pabelick family.