Pauline S. Radtke

Sept 15, 1932 – June 24, 2013

Pauline S. Radtke, 80 of Mason, passed away Monday, June 24, 2013, at Northern Lights Health Care Center in Washburn.

Pauline was born Sept 15, 1932, in North Prairie, the daughter of Ernest A. and Elizabeth (VanDorf) Raatz. She attended high school in Waukesha and on March 10, 1950, was united in marriage to Charles O. Radtke. She was a homemaker who enjoyed crocheting, knitting, gardening and bird watching.

Survivors include her children: Bernard (Judith) Radtke of Brookings, S.D.; Christine Radtke of Park Falls; Gary (Pamela) Radtke of Saxon; Linda (Brian) Cox of Bessemer, Mich.; and Mabel Radtke of Mason; grandchildren: Julianne, Philip, Michael, Mark, Terri and Stephen; great-grandchildren: Zachary, Benton, Mitchell, Domonic, Elizabeth and Giana Rose; brother, Eugene (Lola) Raatz of Grand Marsh; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Charles, on Sept. 20, 1967; son, Charles Robert; and a brother, Ernest.

A memorial service for Pauline will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 28, at the Mountain Funeral Home in Ashland with the Rev. Steven McGinnis officiating. A gathering of family and friends will begin at 10 a.m. on Friday at the funeral Home in Ashland and continue until the hour of service. Interment will be private.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Mountain Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Ashland and Mellen, 715-682-5533. Online condolences for Pauline’s family maybe left at