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Elenore R. Urbaniak

Elenore R. Urbaniak, 87, Superior, died Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013, at Essentia Health St. Mary's Medical Center, Duluth, Minn.

She was born on May 21, 1926, in Ashland, Wis. to Frank and Rose (Bauer) Sieger.

Elenore received her Bachelor's Degree in education from the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth. She taught at the Wisconsin Indianhead Technical Institute in Ashland for over 20 years. She was a lifelong learner and educator.

While living in Ashland, Elenore was involved in many committees and church activities.

She was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Superior.

Elenore is survived by four sons, Thomas (Debra) Urbaniak, Kansas City, Mont., Jeffrey Urbaniak, Duluth, Minn., David (Sue) Urbaniak, Appleton, Wis., Jerome (Cindy) Urbaniak, Brainerd, Minn.; 12 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Bernard and a granddaughter, Brandy.

Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. and will continue until the 11 a.m. memorial Mass on Monday, Dec. 30 at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church with Rev. James Tobolski, and Rev. John Petrich, concelebrating.

Burial will be in Our Lady of the Lake Cemetery in Ashland in the spring.

Should friends desire, memorials may be made to the Cathedral School, 1419 Baxter Ave, Superior, WI 54880.

Lenroot-Maetzold Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

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