Alice J. Ferries, age 99, died on Sunday, October 23, 2022 at Primrose Memory Care.
Alice was born on July 25, 1923 in Wausau to the late John and Anna (Stieber) Lang. She was united in marriage to Daniel Ferries on June 13, 1953. They celebrated 53 wonderful years of marriage before his passing in 2006. Alice was a wonderful cook and baker and was known for her cinnamon rolls, angel food cake and wonderful Christmas treats. She was also an avid walker, putting on thousands of miles throughout the years.
Alice is survived by her sister June (Wesley) Wilcott, dear friends Gayle and Mike Tesch; and nieces and nephews Geraldine, John, Marilyn, Annie, Kenneth, Sandra, Deborah, Patti, Donald, Dan, Barbara, Susan and Robert.
Besides her husband and parents, Alice was preceded in death by her siblings Irene (Gerald) McClay, Ervin (Hilda) Lang, Leander (Clara) Lang, Dorothy (Arthur) Putzbach, Marian Lang, Violet (William) Harris, Melvin (Betty) Lang, and Lester Lang; nephews John, Jim, Charles, John, Tom and Gary and nieces Nancy and Mary.
Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, November 10, 2022 at Brainard Funeral Home-Everest Chapel, 5712 Memorial Court, Weston. Rev. Joseph Albert will officiate. Visitation will take place from 10:00 AM until the time of the service at the funeral home on Thursday. Online condolences may be given at www.brainardfuneral.com. In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to Aspirus Hospice or the Marathon County Humane Society
The family would like to thank the staff at Primrose Memory Care and Aspirus Hospice for their care and compassion.