Maureen Stark


Maureen “Faye” Stark, 87, a longtime South Range resident passed away Sunday, November 20, 2022, with her family by her side. She was born on September 4, 1935, in Gordon, WI to Sherman and Edna (Gallipeau) Lager.

Maureen enjoyed her years spent as a loving homemaker. In her free time, she enjoyed going on long drives, finding the best rummage sales, going out to eat and watching her favorite sports, football and basketball. She also loved being with her canine companion, Precious.

She is survived by her son Robert “Bobby” (Nancy) Roske Jr, Superior; daughters, Joan O’Kash, Superior, Jill (Jerome Majetich) Sajec, Oliver, Traci (Dennis Mattson) Roske, South Range, Lorie Roske (Fran) Stodola, Superior, Dawn (Steve) Lambert, South Range, Stacey (Scott) Sanders, Solon Springs; stepchildren, Michael Stark, St. Croix Falls, WI, Pat (Karen) Stark, Superior, Brenda Palm (Cordell Smebak), Superior, Michelle (Tim) Nordahl, Chisago City, MN; twenty-four grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; brother Douglas Lager, California; sister Olene (Charlie) Shaw, Solon Springs; niece Carrie Shaw, Superior; honorary daughter, Amanda Lukkarila (Fritz) Williams.

Maureen is preceded in death by her first husband Robert Roske Sr; second husband Duane Stark; thirty-year companion Michael Lukkarila; son Scott Roske; brother Dale Lager; granddaughters Sami Jo Roske and Sheri Ann Sajec, and nephew Brandon Shaw.

Her family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the staff at Villa Marina, in Superior, for the wonderful care Maureen received.

A Visitation at Lenroot-Maetzold Funeral Home, in Superior, will begin at 11:00 AM on Sunday, December 4, 2022, and will continue until the Funeral Service at 1:00 PM. Burial will be in the spring.

The Lenroot-Maetzold Funeral Home, 1209 E. 5th Street in Superior is assisting the family with arrangements. To leave a condolence or sign the guestbook, please visit

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