Catherine E. Dassow, 93, of Whittlesey, passes away on Wednesday, November 9, 2022 at her home.
A Funeral Mass for Catherine will take place at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, November 15, 2022 at OLPH Catholic Church. Burial will follow at OLPH Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will take place at the OLPH Catholic Church from 9:00 AM until the time of Mass at 11:00 AM. A rosary service will take place at 9:00 AM.
Catherine was born on October 4, 1929 to Joseph and Susan (Kellner) Stauner in Medford. She married Oscar Dassow on October 27, 1951; he preceded her in death in 1976. She was a homemaker on the family farm and would help milking the cows. She was devoted to her family and was always willing to lend a helping hand.
Catherine was a devoted member of OLPH Catholic Church and prayed the rosary daily. She enjoyed gardening, crocheting, quilting, and going to garage sales.
Catherine is survived by her children, Judy Schuh of Withee, Ken (Debra) Dassow of Medford, Pam (Danny) Harrell of Gilmore, TX, Jeff (Shirley) Dassow and Greg (Ann) Dassow, both of Medford; grandchildren, Scott, Shelley, Sandi, Sarah, Amber, Ashly, Rebecca, and Mary Kay; great-grandchildren, Chris, Mike, Paxton, Alexa, Ava, Felicity, Liam, Haylea, Sadie, and Mattie; brothers-in-law, Manny Gilles, Ed Dassow, and Richard Jensen; sister-in-law Margaret Stauner. Catherine is further survived by other family and friends.
Catherine is preceded in death by her parents, loving husband, Oscar; daughter, Beverly Dassow; grandson, Travis; 12 siblings.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations in Catherine’s name may be given to OLPH Catholic Church.
Hemer-Pickerign Funeral & Cremation Services of Medford and Rib Lake is serving the family. Online condolences can be left at www.hemerfuneralservice.com.