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Cecilia M. Milliren

Cecilia M. Milliren

Cecilia M. Milliren, age 82 of Plum City, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, September 9, 2018 at the Plum City Care Center in Plum City after her courageous fight with cancer.

Cecilia was born on January 9, 1936 in the Town of Eau Galle. She was the daughter of John and Mathilda (Kaufman) Wolf. She grew up in Eau Galle, attended St. Henry’s School and graduated from Durand High School. Cecilia married Martin Milliren on April 23, 1956 at St. Henry Catholic Church in Eau Galle. After marriage, Cecilia and Martin farmed and raised their family in the Town of Union, rural Plum City. In 1999, they retired from farming and moved into the Village of Plum City.

Cecilia enjoyed tending to her flower and vegetable gardens. She also loved spending time with her family, friends and neighboring community.

Cecilia is survived by her children; James (Beth) of Spring Valley, Robert (Mary) of Durand, Kenneth (Leah) of Plum City, Sally Noel of Little Canada, MN, Susan Milliren of Firestone, CO, Sandi Milliren of St. Paul, MN, seven grandchildren; Anthony, Jordan, Adam, Kristen, Hannah, Bradley (Danni) and Ashley,  two great grandsons; Oakley and Landon, one sister; Dorothy (Dave) Anibas of Arkansaw, two sisters-in-law; Shirley Milliren of Arkansaw and Mary Jane (Bob) Singerhouse, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband; Martin and three brothers; Alfred, Galen and John Wolf.

Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 AM Friday, September 14, 2018 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Plum City with Rev. Joseph Okine-Quartey officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM with a Rosary and Chaplet recited at 3:30 PM Thursday at the Rhiel Funeral Home in Durand and visitation one hour prior to services at the church on Friday.

Rhiel Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Durand, is serving the family.


  1. SueAnn SIevwright Allard

    Millirens were our neighbors as I was growing up! I spent many hours playing at their farm with Susan and Sandi.
    Cecilia was always kind and welcoming. I send my sincerest condolences at this time to the entire family!

  2. Irish Jade

    My deepest heartfelt condolences & prayers to all loved ones of Cecelia.


    I remember my Aunt Cecilia as a person who almost always smiled and seemed to me to be selfless- trying to do the right thing. Family was her number one priority. RIP.

  4. Vicky Parrish

    My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. God Bless.

  5. Gary & Judi Bauer

    Bob, Mary and family.
    Gary and I are thinking of you and sending our sympathy to you and your family’s.

  6. Colette Bultinck

    Dear Sandi and family,
    You are in my thoughts and prayers.
    Stay strong for each other and stay close. Mother’s are special and she will always be in your hearts. So sorry for your loss.

  7. Joanne Hewitt

    Sympathy to family and friends. Remember the happy times and hold them close. God Bless.

  8. Joe and Jan Drier

    Sending Sympathy and Prayers to all of Cecelia’s family!

  9. Dan and Linda Weber

    Sandi and families of Cecilia:

    So sorry to hear of your loss- know that she is with the angels and is watching over all of you always~ Dan and Linda

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