Wallace E. Passehl, age 69 of Shawano, passed away Saturday evening January 22, 2011 at the Shawano Medical Center.

Wallace was born on January 4, 1942 in the Town of Larrabee, Waupaca County, WI. He was the son of the late Elmer and Dora (Bratz) Passehl. Wallace resided for most of his life in the Cloverleaf Lakes area in the Town of Belle Plaine in Shawano County with his brother Jerome. Wallace helped with the clean up after the Shawano County Fair for a number of years and loved to go fishing with Jerome. Wallace spent the last couple of years living at Birch Hill Care Center in Shawano. He was a huge Green Bay Packer Fan and watched nearly every game.

Survivors include: His Sister: Bernice (Ralph) Nitzske, Embarrass.
A Sister-in-Law: Rosemary Passehl, Clintonville.
2 Nieces: Brenda (Robert) Engel, Clintonville.
Michelle Blank, Clintonville.
2 Nephews: George Nitzske, New London.
Tim Passehl, Clintonville.
5 Great-Nephews: Marcus, Justin, Zachary, Levi, & Samuel Engel, all of Clintonville.

Wallace was preceded in death by his parents, a sister Delores Blank, and 2 brothers; John & Jerome Passehl.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday January 25, 2011 at 3 PM at the Eberhardt-Stevenson Funeral Home & Crematory in Clintonville with Rev. Brian Crocker officiating. Interment will follow at the Graceland Cemetery in Clintonville.

Friends may call at the funeral home from 2 PM until the time of the services. An online guestbook and condolences may be found at


Born: January 4, 1942
Place of Birth: Twsp. of Larrabee, Waupaca Co., WI
Death: January 22, 2011
Place of Death: Shawano, WI
Hobbies: Fishing & watching the Green Bay Packers