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Edna L. Dearie

Nov 05, 1946 - Apr 24, 2024


Edna L. Dearie, aged 77, peacefully passed away at her Sheboygan residence on April 24, 2024. Born on November 5, 1946, in Eau Claire, WI, she was the cherished daughter of the late Edvin and LaVon Powers Hatleli. Edna, lovingly known as “butterfly Grandma” to her grandchildren, fostered a sense of family among all she encountered. Her unwavering faith and dedication to spreading the teachings of Christ through her words and actions will be her legacy. Edna was a faithful member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Sheboygan. On October 15, 2005, Edna was united in marriage to Alan Dearie.

Survivors include her husband, Alan Dearie, of Sheboygan; four children, Wayne (Eleanor) Hatleli, Lonnie Hatleli, both of Sheboygan, Christopher Hatleli, and Shawn (ShaVonna) Wilson, both of Canton, MI; nine grandchildren, Martha, Nick, Amanda, Alexandria, Lonnie Jr., Madisyn, Mckenzy, Holland, and Shawn Mason,; four great-grandchildren, Skarllete, Kalliopee, Lonnie III, and Alyra; three sisters, Mary Tanner, of Waldo, Jeanette (Joe) Duquette, of Bowler, WI, and Janet (Floyd) Wenniger, of Sheboygan; and her brother, Edvin (Brenda) Hatleli, of Sheboygan Falls. Many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends further survive. Edna was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, Robin Schubert, and Victoria Dear, and a daughter-in-law, Gina Hatleli.

A memorial service for Edna will be held on Thursday, May 2, 2024, at 6:00 p.m. at the Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home, 1535 S. 12th Street, Sheboygan with Pastor Carlos Ancheta officiating. Family and friends may gather at the funeral home on Thursday afternoon from 4:00 p.m. until the time of service at 6:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Edna’s name may be directed to the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Sheboygan.

Memorial Service

Date: Thursday May 2, 2024
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home [map]


Date: Thursday May 2, 2024
Time: 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Location: Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home [map]



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Diana Bauer & Donna Burgess

So sorry we could couldn’t be there today. We were so sorry to hear of Edna’s passing. We have many childhood memories of the times all 12 of us kids got together and played.. God’s blessing on each of you as you go forward.💜🙏🌈

Jacqueline J Cresci

Rest in peace my friend, The Lord needed another angel. Your job was done on earth. Love you girlfriend. Your friend always Jackie ❤️😇

Arlita Steinhaus

Edna you were always fun to work with at Pick n Save. Love your spirit. My condolences to your family.

Frank Presti

My deepest condolences,

Ellen Smith

My dear sweet loving friend more like a sister to me always. I am gonna miss our many phone conversations and all the laughs we shared. Guess I will have to get in trouble by myself now (Ha-Ha!). You are deeply missed and loved very much. R.I P. I know you will be watching over us and you will always hold a special place in my heart

Christopher l Klinger

You were a great encouragement and a wonderful gift. You are and will be missed

Francine kadletz

Rip mom you were amazing person and I'm sure you will be full of sass with all the others up in heaven. Give gina my love u will be gravely missed by so many fly high love you