Barbara A. Steinberger

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Barbara A. Steinberger

Barbara Ann Steinberger, 76, of Chetek, died, November 12, 2018 at her home. She was born January 2, 1942 in Chicago, IL to Frederick and Doris (Sester) Greene. She graduated from Cumberland High School in 1960, then joined the U.S. Air Force, serving several years. Barb worked a short time for Fabri-Tech in Amery, where she met Dennis Steinberger. They were married in Reno, NV on April 21, 1966, and they began raising their family. During this time, she ran the house and supported her children in their many activities. After her children were grown, Barb returned to the workforce as a bookkeeper for Michael’s Store and Ziegler Ace Hardware until retirement, when they moved to Chetek. Barb was a voracious reader, avid fisherwoman, gardener and card player. 
She is survived by her husband, Dennis of Chetek; two children: David Steinberger of Chetek and Lynette (Kevin) Marshall of Cameron; grandchildren: Troy (Erin) Switzer of Marshall, IL, Theresa Steinberger of Lima, OH, Samantha (Rob Wagner) Switzer of Indianapolis, IN, Stuart (Dani) Marshall and Laura (Simon) King, all of the UK; great grandchildren: Madelyn McNeely, Lyla and Alice King; brothers: Bud (Donna) Greene of Somerset and Joe (Dawn) Greene of Turtle Lake; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Barb was preceded in death by her parents and her sister, Roslyn Greene.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, November 17, 2018 at Pipe Lake Lutheran Church with Pastor Steve Miller officiating. Burial will be in Christ Lutheran Cemetery with Military Honors were accorded by Wisconsin Military Honors Team.
Visitation will be from one hour prior to the service at the church.
Skinner Funeral Home of Cumberland is serving the family.



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