Daughter of the late Milton and Louise (LaDusire) Ohlsen. Born May 6, 1922 in Wausau, WI. She was a graduate of Wausau Senior High School.
She married Cyril Salsieder June 18, 1942. He preceded her in death August 17, 2016.
Marie was an employee of the former Wausau Insurance for many years, mostly in the Data Entry Department, being supervisor in that department at the time of retirement.
Cy and Marie spent their retirement years between their condo in Venice, FL in the winter and their Rothschild home in the summer. She loved golfing with good friends in Florida and at the Wausau Country Club where she was a member of the nine-hole league. In Florida, Marie volunteered at the former Venice Regional Hospital and as a docent at Spanish Point, an outdoor museum in Osprey, FL. She was a charter member of the St. Mark’s Catholic Church, Rothschild.
Preceding her in death are her husband, parents, and brother William Ohlsen and his wife Pat. She is survived by daughter Mary Lou (Rodney) Holt, Mayville, WI and son Michael (Mary) Salsieder, Sussex, WI. Four grandchildren, Chris (Amy) Holt, Cambridge, WI, Ann (Kyle) Marks, Mayflower, AR, Dan (Brenna) Salsieder, Sussex, WI, and Joe (fiancé Kim) Salsieder, Whitefish Bay, WI as well as seven great-grandchildren, and several nieces.
Despite being separated by geographical distance, Marie was always very interested in learning about all the family members interests, and activities.
Visitation will be at St. Marks Catholic Church, 602 Military Road, Rothschild at 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 31, 2021. Mass will begin at 1:00 p.m. with burial to follow at Pine Grove Cemetery. Masks will be required.
Memorials to go to St. Mark’s Catholic Church, Wausau Women’s Community, or St. Vincent’s DePaul, Wausau.
The family would like to thank the fourth-floor staff at the Marshfield Medical Center, the staff and caring residents of Birchwood Highlands, and special thanks to Marlene Radloff for her valuable help.
“Make sure the coffee is hot”
St. Mark’s Catholic Church
602 Military Road, Rothschild WI 54474
The Women's Community, Inc.
3200 Hilltop Ave, Wausau WI 54401
St. Vincent de Paul of Wausau
131 W Thomas Street, Wausau WI 54401