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Jack Lavern Lenz

March 20, 1930 ~ August 5, 2020 (age 90)

Obituary

Jack L. Lenz, 90, Marshfield, WI, passed away on Wednesday, August 5, 2020. A visitation will take place on Monday, August 10, 2020, from 10:00am to 12:00pm at Christ Lutheran Church, Marshfield with service starting at 12 noon. Pastor Daryn Bahn will officiate. Burial will follow at Hillside Cemetery, Marshfield where Bob and Brad Lenz, Brandon and Brent Binder, Jake Lenz, and Steve Binder will serve as pallbearers.

Jack Lenz was born on March 20, 1930, in Wisconsin to James and Elizabeth (Gersbach) Lenz. He attended Marshfield Public Schools. On October 2, 1954, he married the love of his life, Lorraine Rhodes at Christ Lutheran Church in Marshfield.

After his education, he entered the National Guard. Then worked at Marshfield Utilities for 36 years. Upon retirement, Jack enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, volunteering at church, and serving as a board member for the Whitetails Association. He was an avid fisherman and hunter. He always looked forward to Friday afternoon gatherings with his sons and was proud to share the same birthday with his daughter. He will be remembered for his kind heart, hard work ethic and ability to make people laugh.

He is survived by his wife, Lorraine and children, David (Kathy), Sue (Steve) Binder, Daniel (Terri), and Dewey (Mary). His grandchildren, Bob Lenz, Brad (Kerry) Lenz, Katie (Michael) Tamas, Brandon (Brandi), Becky, Brent (Nicole), Brittney Binder, Casey (William) Schneider and Jake (Tiffany) Lenz. He has eight great-grandchildren. He is also survived by a sister, Joan Hamus.

Jack is preceded in death by his parents, James and Elizabeth Lenz, a sister, Jeanne Gessert, and brothers, James Lenz Jr., Richard Lenz, and Jerold Lenz.

Memorials may be designated in Jack’s name to the charity of your choice.

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Services

Visitation
Monday
August 10, 2020

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Christ Lutheran Church
1208 W. 14th St.
Marshfield, WI 54449

Funeral Service
Monday
August 10, 2020

12:00 PM
Christ Lutheran Church
1208 W. 14th St.
Marshfield, WI 54449

Graveside Service
Monday
August 10, 2020

12:45 PM
Hillside Cemetery
611 St. Joseph Ave.
Marshfield, WI 54449

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