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Carolyn J. Martinson

RIB LAKE, Wis. — Carolyn J. Martinson, 65, of Rib Lake, passed away on Friday, May 17, 2019, with her daughters at her side.

Carolyn was born on Nov. 21, 1953, the daughter of Robert and Marylyn (Grayson) Gerbig. She graduated from Wakefield High School in 1971.

She was a devoted mother and grandmother who loved spending time with her grandsons.

Carolyn is survived by her three daughters, Tara (Tim) Krall of Saxon, Tammie (Joe) Paoli of Peshtigo, and Danielle (David) Preston of Prentice; four cherished grandsons, Dayne Stuhr, Vin and Lorenzo Paoli, and Easton Preston; three brothers, Robert Jr. (Patti) Gerbig, Larry (Sherry) Gerbig and Dale (Valerie) Gerbig; and a sister, Gail Jarvela.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and a brother, Dean.

In accordance to Carolyn’s wishes, cremation has taken place and no funeral service will be held.