Richard ‘Dick’ M. Selsing, 81



Richard "Dick" M. Selsing, age 81, of Hartford, passed away Thursday, May 19, 2011, at the Hartford Care Center.

Dick was born December 4, 1929, in Wautoma to Marvin and Clara (nee Simonson) Selsing. He was united in marriage to Joann Meyer on November 14, 1953, at St. Kilian Catholic Church.

Dick served his country in the U.S. Navy for four years. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, gardening, playing cribbage and sheepshead, and watching the Packers and Brewers.

He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Joann; his children Linda (Jeff) Uttech of Horicon and Ronald Selsing of Hartford; his sisters-in-law Virginia Selsing of Hartford, Julia Selsing of Berlin and Ann Selsing of Florida. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Dick was preceded in death by his parents, his siblings Charles, LeRoy (Jean), Merna (LeRoy) Lynch, Clifford, Duane, and Grace (Dave ) Scharf.
Funeral services for Dick will be held on Tuesday, May 24, 2011, at 7 p.m. at the Shimon Funeral Home in Hartford, with Rev. David LaPlante officiating. Visitation will be on Tuesday at the funeral home from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Interment on Wednesday at St. Kilian Catholic Cemetery.

Memorials to the Washington County Humane Society are appreciated.
The Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family, (262) 673-9500. www.shimonfuneralhome.com.