Mary L. Bilke

Aug. 9, 1946 - Jan. 1, 2012

Mary L. Bilke, 65, of Eagle River, died Sunday, Jan. 1, 2012, at Aspirus Wausau Hospital. She was born Aug. 9, 1946, in Waukesha, the daughter of Gerald and Norma Toshner.

Mary was raised and attended schools in Waukesha and attended the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. During her lifetime, Mary had been employed in various aspects of the banking industry. She moved to Eagle River in 1991 with her husband Jim.

Mary was an active member of the St. Germain Primetimers, the Eagle River and St. Germain Red Hatters and the area street rod and classic car group.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. memorial service Monday, Jan. 9, at the Gaffney-Busha Funeral Home in Eagle River. Deacon John McCaughn will officiate.

Gaffney-Busha Funeral Home in Eagle River, 715-479-4777, is serving the family.