Michael G.Mihna, age 90, a resident of Frederic died July 15, 2012 at Burnett Medical Center in Grantsburg. Michael was born on February 22, 1922 in Minneapolis, Minnesota to Michael and Apolonia Mihna.
Michael worked for the Soo Line Railroad for 30 years as a carpenter/bridge builder. He enjoyed hunting and fishing, going to garage sales and thrift stores. To find good cup of coffee and a bowl of homemade chicken noodle soup was by far his most enjoyable thing to do.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his brother Joe and brother-in-law Edward.
He is survived by his long time companion Eunice Clark; his sisters Mary Dalsveen and Sophie (Don) Slipher; brother Steve (Joyce) Mihna; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 11:00 AM at the Swedberg-Taylor Family Funeral Home with Pastor Steve Ward officiating. Interment followed at the River Hill Cemetery in Dairyland, Douglas County, Wisconsin. Casketbearers were Michael John Dalsveen, Gary Dalsveen, Tony Dalsveen, Keith White, Ricky White and John Dalsveen. Honorary casketbearer was Geno Cook. Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Family Funeral Home, Webster, Wisconsin. Online condolences can be made at www.swedberg-taylor.com