Melvin E. Laine, 84, Wausau, formerly of Spencer, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, at Therans Place in Wausau. Burial will take place at Foster Road Cemetery in Redgranite, at 9 a.m., on Wednesday, March 1. No services will be held.
Melvin E. Laine was born on May 16, 1932, in Redgranite, to Niilo and Ellen E. (nee Lind) Laine. He never worked and always lived at home with his mother and father. Melvin had many interests, including playing checkers and Chinese checkers, old antiques, typing, reading, Reader’s Digest, pretty new ribbons, collecting old books, Johnny Cash, polka music, and word find puzzles.
He is survived by several cousins.
Melvin was preceded in death by his parents.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.cuddiefh.com.
Cuddie Funeral Home, Greenwood, is assisting the family with arrangements.