Barbara Jean StahlBarbara Jean Stahl, 44, of South Range died Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2011, in Essentia-St. Mary’s in Duluth following a sudden illness.
Barbara Jean Stahl, 44, of South Range died Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2011, in Essentia-St. Mary’s in Duluth following a sudden illness.
She was born Nov. 23, 1967, in Superior to William and Florence (Larson) Goddard, and was a lifelong area resident.
Barbara was employed as a teacher at the Superior Middle School for the past 15 years. She was a high school graduate of Northwestern High School and received a master’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Superior.
She was a member of Peace Lutheran Church in Poplar; she was a loving mother and wife who loved spending time at Crystal Lake and going to her kids sporting events. She also loved to travel and go on casino runs, loved her co-workers and loved being outdoors.
She was married to Glenn Stahl on Oct. 4, 2003.
She is survived by her husband Glenn, a son Hunter William and a daughter Courtney Morgan; her mother Florence Goddard of South Range; brothers Scott Goddard and Tim (Kari) Goddard, both of South Range; her mother- and father-in-law Ray and Colleen Stahl of Proctor; sister-in-law Kelly (Vance) Okstad of Proctor; grandmothers-in-law Florence Dailey of Proctor and Shirley Stahl of Carlton; many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins; and her dogs Cookie and Harley.
She was preceded in death by her father, William Goddard and a son, Andrew.
Funeral service will be on Saturday, Dec. 31 in Peace Lutheran Church in Poplar with the Rev. Greg Gullicksrud officiating at 11:30 a.m. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. in the Downs Funeral Home, 1617 N. 19th St., on Friday. And will continue from 10:30 a.m. until the hour of service on Saturday in the church
Pallbearers will be Vance Okstad, Brandon “Norm” Peterson, Tom Vendela, Richard Vendela, Tony Ernst and Roger Bolk.
In lieu of flowers a scholarship fund will be established for her children.
To sign the online guestbook or send condolences, please visit www.downsfh.com.