Eleanor M. Wienke, 65


Eleanor M. Wienke, 65, of Forest Grove, Ore., succumbed to congestive heart failure at the Forest Grove Rehab Center, Forest Grove, Ore., Wednesday, Sept. 4 at 6 a.m.

The second daughter of Lawrence F. and Faunelle Wienke, (deceased), longtime residents of Slinger, Eleanor was also preceded in death by an older brother Daniel L. Wienke. Eleanor is survived by seven other siblings: Jeanette M. Bollen of Anaheim, Calif.; Charles T. Wienke of Port Orange, Fla.; Samuel J. Wienke of Farwel, Mich.; Marvin R. Wienke of Fond du Lac; Paul D. Wienke of Campbellsport; Vern Wienke of Boscobel; and Earl W. Wienke, of Gwynn, Mich.

A graduate of Slinger High School, Class of 1966, Eleanor lived in Hillsboro, Ore., before settling in Forest Grove, Ore.

A memorial service on Sunday, Sept. 15, held at the Cornelius Baptist Church of Cornelius, Ore., was attended by her church family and friends.

A family memorial service will be held on Saturday, Sept. 21 at Willowbrook Park, in Hartford, at 10:30 a.m.

We ask you honor Lynne’s final request, that in lieu of flowers, family and friends would consider making a donation to: The Gideons International, Gideons of Clare County, P.O. Box 402, Clare, MI 48617.