Marjorie Joyce Jeske, of Summit Lake, died Monday, July 24, 2017 at her home under the care of her family and LeRoyer Hospice. She was 87 years old. She was born on November 26, 1929 in Antigo, a daughter of the late Charles and Elsie (Drake) McNutt. She married Henry Jeske on June 14, 1947 in Deerbrook. He preceded her in death on September 4, 2006.
She was a graduate of Elcho High School, class of 1947.
Marjorie enjoyed playing cards and Yahtzee. She was a loving mother and grandmother. She enjoyed reading to her great grandchildren, Sutton, Walker and Mason.
Survivors include a daughter, Kathy (Eric) Raith of Summit Lake; a son, Carl (Danielle) Jeske of Jacksonville, AL; ten grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a sister, Florence Shepherd of Antigo; and two brothers, William (Jan) McNutt of Illinois and Gerald (Pat) McNutt of Colorado.
In addition to her husband she was preceded in death by a son, Gary Jeske; two sisters, Elizabeth Jeske and Mary Jane Egger; and two brothers, John and Robert McNutt.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, July 28 at 12:00 PM at the Bradley Funeral Home with Rev. Dana Schindler officiating. Visitation will be Friday from 10:30 am until the time of service at the funeral home.