Eldora Radick, 100

Eldora Radick, 100, of Cedarburg, formerly of Green Bay and Shawano, died March 24, 2010.  She was born March 5, 1910, to George and Harriet (nee LaCount) Marchand.  Eldora grew up in Green Bay and as a young lady worked as a clerk in Woolworth’s and then the A&P Store. She also proudly played the piano in her brother Floyd’s band for local dances.

On Nov. 20, 1935, she married Curtis Radick in Michigan City, Ind. Their son, Todd, was born the next year, and two years later Gloria was born.  Gloria had severe cerebral palsy, and Eldora cared for her for the 30 years of Gloria’s life with the utmost love and patience.

Eldora loved working in the garden and with plants of all varieties. She extended her love, along with her patient, caring spirit to everyone she met. She was a faithful member of the Catholic church through all her years beginning with her baptism on March 6, 1910.

Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Todd and Marj Radick; four grandchildren and their spouses, Mark and Rebecca Radick, Teresa and Alan Brawders, Dean and Ceil Radick and Daniel and Judy Radick; 13 great-grandchildren, Erin (Tyler) Rhea, Marie, David, Eric Brawders, Benjamin Brawders, Kevin Brawders, Ericka (Brett) Mitchell, Adam Wegner, Andy Wegner, Jordan, Jeanine, Kimberly and Curtis; two great-great-grandchildren, Brody and Kenna Mitchell; other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Curtis; daughter, Gloria; parents, George and Harriet Marchand; sister, Claretta “Cal” Elmer; and brother, Floyd Marchand.

A Mass of Christian burial was held on Monday, March 29, 2010, at 5 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1619 Washington St., Grafton. Burial was at Cemetery of the Holy Sepulcher of St. John the Baptist, Howard.  Memorials of your choice are appreciated.

With special thanks to the staff of Lasata Care Center for all their fantastic support and care.

For online condolences please go to www.muellerfuneralhome.com. Mueller Funeral Home is serving the family.