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Earl White, Jr.
White, Jr., age 70, of Black River Falls, died Wednesday, March 30, 2011
in Family Heritage Care Center, Black River Falls, WI.
Earl was born in Eau Claire on March 27, 1941 to Earl Sr. and Delores (Benrud)
White. He attended Eau Claire schools and graduated from Eau Claire
Memorial High School.
He married Patricia Bollom in January of 1983 in Eau Claire. In addition
to having lived in Eau Claire, he had also lived in Neillsville until
moving to Black River Falls in 2003.
Earl was first employed as a police officer. He also was employed by
Nelson Muffler Plant of Neillsville for 17 years and also by Phoenix Steel
of Eau Claire.
He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and all outdoor activities. He loved his
dogs, all animals and wildlife.
Survivors include his wife, Patricia “Pat” of Black River Falls; 2
daughters, Dawn Hainz of Neillsville and Kathy (Shawn) Jacobson of Wilton;
a son, Ladd (Jennifer) White of Watertown, WI; 11 grandchildren (one
granddaughter, Candie was at his side when he died); a great
granddaughter; a sister, Barbara Renee of Fall Creek, WI; and other
relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
A private prayer service will be held at the Buswell Funeral Home, Black
River Falls. Rev. John Cowles will officiate.
The Buswell Funeral Home, Black River Falls, is assisting the family with
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