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Tammy L Arneson

Tammy L Arneson

Tammy Louise Arneson, age 61 of Mondovi, died Saturday, August 26, 2023 at Mayo Clinic Health Systems-Eau Claire.

Tammy was born on October 10, 1961 in Durand. She was the daughter of Kenneth and Maxine (Glaus) Poeschel and grew up in the Town of Lima. Tammy attended Sacred Heart Catholic School in Lima and graduated from Durand High School in 1980. After high school, Tammy worked various jobs in the area including the IGA and Bauer Bros. Tammy married Jeff Arneson on November 5, 1988 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church-Lima. After marriage, they farmed and raised their family in the Town of Canton rural Mondovi. When her children were older, Tammy volunteered at Holy Rosary Catholic Church and St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. For the last few years, Tammy worked at Caddie Woodlawn Elementary School in the cafeteria. A job she absolutely loved. Tammy enjoyed her time with the students and her co-workers.

Tammy liked mowing the lawn, cooking, baking, bowling and spoiling little kids. Most of all, Tammy loved spending time with her family and friends.

Tammy is survived by her husband of 34 years, Jeff, children Christopher and Caitlin Arneson, both of Mondovi, sister Shirley (Jim) Klein of Plum City, brother-in-law Tony Albrecht of Winona, MN, nieces and nephews, Todd (Michelle) Poeschel of Nelson, TJ (Sarah) Poeschel of Durand, Jessica Klein of Eau Claire, Jennifer Klein of Inver Grove Heights, MN and Dan (Shane) Klein of Bloomington, MN, cousins, other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents, siblings, Al (Pat) Poeschel, Marcia Albrecht and James “Jim” Poeschel.

Visitation will be 10:00AM-12:00PM Noon Saturday, September 9, 2023 at the Rhiel Funeral Home in Durand. A Celebration of Life will follow from 12:00PM-4:00PM at the Corral’s Orton Room in Durand.

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


  1. LuAnn Weissinger-DeMartelaere


  2. Travis Klingel

    So sorry to the family. Just heard this. Very nice and kind person. Prayers.

  3. Troy Bellrichard

    Jeff, so sorry to hear of the passing of Tammy. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

    Troy and Pam Bellrichard

  4. Sharon & Randy Bauer

    Expressing heartfelt Sympathy for the loss of Tammy,
    She was a truly caring person and a good person,
    Hugs & prayers for all the family - Randy & Sharon

  5. Debra Odegard Sandvig

    So sorry for your loss, Jeff and family. Your in my prayers ????

  6. Jeffrey Larson

    I am so sorry to hear the passing of Tammy. She was the perfect person, wife, mother, friend and many other things she touched. May God bless all of her family and friends. She will be missed. I remember her and Jeff's wedding like it was yesterday. Perfect match that loved each other very much. My heart goes out to Jeff and the kids. So sorry

  7. Pam (Brion) Johnson

    So sorry to hear of Tammy's passing. I met her for the first time last year at the class reunion. I remember how friendly and joyful I found her to be. My thoughts and prayers are with you Jeff and your family at this time.

  8. LouAnn Milledge

    sorry for your lost

  9. Rick Brion

    Jeff and family.

    My condolences In the times I met Tammy she alway brought nothing but kindness. Sorry for your loss.

  10. Rhonda Bauer

    Our sincerest condolences to Jeff and family. Tammy was a special lady who will be missed by many.

  11. Cheryl Luedtke

    My thoughts and prayers to the family. I'm so very sorry for your loss!!!

  12. Amanda Glaus

    We are so sorry to hear this news. Prayers to the family.

  13. Bob and Mary Zika

    We will always remember the joy that Tammy brought to so many, especially at Caddie Woodlawn. Tammy will be so greatly missed. She was such a blessing to talk to any time we saw her. Our condolences to her family.

  14. Kathy Stai

    My heart just brakes for Jeff & his family. So very sorry for your loss. Kathy Stai & family.

  15. Kristine Polzer

    So sorry to hear of Tammy's passing. Such a sweetheart of a gal who will be missed by many.

    Our sympathy to all of the family.
    Sincerely, Kris and Dave Polzer

  16. Nancy & Pat Wayne

    We are so sorry for your loss! We just talked to Tammy & Jeff recently and enjoyed our visit. Our deepest sympathy to all of your family.

  17. Jill Anderson

    I'm so sorry and sad to hear about Tammy. Such a sweet, kind soul. Best Peanut butter balls around! Loved bowling with her and going on the state bowling trips! My Deepest Sympathy to you All! ❤️ ????

  18. Donna Karshbaum

    Tammy was the Sweetest Person and Best Friend I Could Ever Have , So Sorry for Your Loss, Jeff, Prayers and Thoughts and Hugs sent to you all, God Bless You All, Lots of Love ❤️

  19. Rick and Carol Richardson

    Tammy was a lovely person. She will be missed. Sympathy to her family.

  20. Nick and Sue Sperger

    Tammy was such a nice person. We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time ????????????????????

  21. Rose M Strelow

    My thoughts and prayers are with all of Tammy's family . May her bright light shine on you always .

  22. Patricia Bauer

    SO Very Sorry to hear about Tammy, Just talked with her last week. Such a wonderful person, so enjoyed our visit! Tammy’s family has our Sympathy and prayers!
    Dave and Pat Bauer

  23. Roger and Ma

    Our sympathies to all of Tammy's family

  24. Loret and Kevin Retzloff

    Prayers for all the family.

  25. Lisa Slinde

    My sympathy to all of you. Tammy always lit up a room with her infectious smile. She will be missed by so many.

  26. John and Patty Wayne

    Our Sympathy goes out to you and your family.

  27. Barb Brunner

    Our deepest sympathy to Tammy’s family. She was always so upbeat and friendly all the time. Tammy will be missed.

  28. Joe and Jan Drier

    Our Sympathy and Prayers to all the family!

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