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Elaine L Clark

Elaine L Clark

Elaine Louise Clark, 83, of Durand, passed away on December 18, 2020 at Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire. Elaine was born April 22, 1937 to Paul and Nellie (Maxwell) Martin of Arkansaw. She married in 1956, later divorced, and had four children of this marriage.

Elaine retired from Pepin County Nursing Service as a home health worker. Her patients adored her and she loved her plants. She was a member of Durand United Methodist Church in Durand.

Elaine is survived by her children: Calla Brantner and Debra (Chuck Weber) Hubbard of Durand; Michael (Karin) of Merrill; Jeffrey of Alaska. Five grandchildren: Daniel Brantner of Eau Claire; Steven Clark of Missoula, MT; Michelle Clark of Merrill; Nellie Jo Hubbard of Menomonie; Derek Hubbard of Durand. Three great grandchildren: Isabelle, Arianna, and Emelia of Menomonie. One brother: Howard (Mary) Martin of Arkansaw; brother-in-law LaVern Carothers of Tell, WI. Nieces: Ann Paffel of Spooner, Sarah Harbour of Crowley, TX; nephews Ted Martin of Arkansaw, Gary Ring of Bryant, AR.  Preceded in death by her parents, Paul and Nellie; grandson Matthew Hubbard, two sisters: Kathleen Ring of Arkadelphia, AR and Dixie Carothers of Tell, WI; and son-in-law Rick Brantner.

No service or burial is planned.

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


  1. John & Monica (Harmon) Krings

    Our deepest sympathy to your family. I remember many memories over years ago. God Bless your family.

  2. John & Patty Wayne

    Sorry for the loss of your mother.
    She was such a kind and gentle person.


    So Sorry for your loss. I worked with her at Pepin Co. Health Dept. She was very kind and always had a smile.

  4. Lee & Char Anderson

    We are very sorry for your loss. Your entire family is in our thoughts during this difficult time. RIP Elaine.

  5. Sharon I. Gingras

    Henry and I send our deepest sympathy to you all. Elaine was one of the nicest people we knew, kind, thoughtful and caring. May she rest in peace.

  6. Judy and John parr

    Sorry for your loss hugs. Wonderful lady

  7. Jack & Donna Barber

    So sorry for your loss ~ Deepest Sympathy to the family ! Always nice talking with her in church !

  8. Denise Marcks

    So sorry for your loss and my heartfelt sympathy goes out to the family. My thoughts and prayers to all.

  9. Pat simpson

    So sorry for your loss

  10. Sue Johnson

    So very sorry for your loss. She was a very special lady. She will be greatly missed. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. Roger and Sue Johnson.

  11. Janice

    Calla, thank you for letting me know. My heart goes out to the family and my prayers are with you. What a sweet lady and always cheerful. We stayed in touch these 42 years. That was my blessing.

  12. Carol Giem

    Calla, Daniel and family. My thoughts are with you and sympathies to you all in your Mom's/Grandmother's passing. Carol G.

  13. Vicci Rosenberg

    You all in my thoughts and prayers God bless!!

  14. Candy

    So sorry for your sudden loss of your mom. Rest In Peace. bzfxqmjy

  15. Jan Drier

    Our Sympathy to the Family of Elaine! Was always a pleasure seeing her at the Clinic with a smile on her face! Cherish the Memories!

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