Samuel McCauley, Jr. (1923-2006), USA
Samuel McCauley Jr.
(November 25, 1923 - December 31, 2006)
Samuel McCauley Jr., age 83, of Hillpoint, died Sunday, December 31, 2006 at the VA Hospital in Tomah. He was born November 25, 1923 the son of Samuel Sr. & Carrie (Rosenau) McCauley. On September 11, 1954 he married Deloris Ripley at the Lime Ridge Methodist Church. Samuel was in the U.S. Army during WWII and was a POW. He enjoyed his tractors, dogs, and also, farming in his earlier years.
Survivors include his wife Deloris McCauley of Hillpoint; 2 daughters, Pamela (Kevin) Rego of Hillpoint; Terri (Dana) Meyer of LaValle; 5 grandchildren, Casey Rego of Reedsburg; Keri Rego of Hillpoint; Trisha (Matthew) Schulte of Hillpoint; Krista Meyer of Lyndon Station; Jessi Meyer of Reedsburg; 2 great granddaughters, Gabrielle and Makenzie; 2 step grandchildren, 8 step great grandchildren; A brother Jim (Mary) McCauley of Deloris, Colorado; A sister-in-law Alice McCauley of Richland Center; other relatives and friends.
Samuel was preceded in death by his parents; granddaughter Danielle; 4 sisters, Ethel, Hazel, Laura, Mabel; 5 brothers, Clifford, Bryon, Orville, Delbert, and Russell.
Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, January 4, 2007 at 1:30 PM at the Pratt Memorial Chapel in Richland Center with Pastor Craig Peach officiating. Military graveside rites will be conducted by the Hillpoint VFW Post 3434 in the Loyd Cemetery.