Althea V. Balz, 86, of Athens, died on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield.
She was born on April 19, 1930 in the town of Hamburg, daughter of the late Edward and Esther (Krenz) Bloch.
A funeral service was held at 11 a.m. on Friday, March 2 at the Peterson/Kraemer Funeral Home in Athens, with the Rev. Mark Schwalenberg presiding. Burial was in the village cemetery. Visitation was held from 4-8 p.m. on Thursday and again from 9:30 a.m. on Friday until the time of the service.