| March/April 1996

  • In Memoriam

  • In Memoriam

CHARLES OUIMET, 74, Route 1, Gilman, Town of Colburn, died November 11, 1995.

Charles was born the son of Charles and Genevieve (Thomas) Ouimet August 21, 1921, in the town of Colburn, Chippewa County. He married Madeline Barden November 12, 1957.

Charles was a US Army veteran of World War II and had worked for the Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative in Cornell for 38 years until retiring in 1985. He was a 50 year member of the Cornell American Legion Post No. 353.

He is survived by his wife, Madeline; three sisters, Ruth Hoag, Geraldine Miner and Carol Mae (Richard) Blaske, all of Palmyra; aunts, and several nieces and nephews.

Submitted by Madeline S. Oimet, RR 1, Box 224, Gilman, Wisconsin 54433.

In our January issue we printed an obituary of JAMES J. JOHANNSEN in which we said in error that he was a resident of Marysville, Washington. Mr. Johannsen had lived in Huron, South Dakota, and we regret any inconvenience our error may have caused.