Eloise L. Kirschbaum, age 86 of Cassville, WI, passed away Tuesday, January 14, 2020. She was born on May 8, 1933, the daughter of Charles and Mabel (Ruroden) Bergan. Eloise married Laverne P. Kirschbaum on December 15, 1952. She was a devout member of St. Charles Catholic Church in Cassville and its National Council of Catholic Women. Eloise was an active volunteer at church and throughout the community. She worked as a tour guide at Stonefield in Cassville, was a long-time organizer for the Cassville Twin-O-Rama, and a Lioness in the Cassville Lions Club.
Eloise is survived by her children: Alana (Scott) Yoerger, Quinn (Sheila Neises) Kirschbaum, and Jackie Kirschbaum; 7 grandchildren: Heather Beyer, Brandon Glassmaker, Brooke Balmer, Dillon Kirschbaum, Nicole Mihm, Hayley Williams, and Ashley Williams; and 6 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Eloise was preceded in death by her husband, Laverne, on October 2, 1993; a granddaughter, Courtney Williams on November 29, 2014; and 2 sisters: Cecelia Harbaugh and Mavis Hochhausen.
Private family services will be held at the Martin Schwartz Funeral Home and Crematory in Cassville with Father John Meinholz officiating. Burial will be in St. Charles Cemetery, Cassville. In lieu of plants, flowers, and other gifts, an Eloise L. Kirschbaum Memorial Fund has been established. The Martin Schwartz Funeral Home & Crematory of Cassville is entrusted with her services.