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Carla J. McMahon Mertens

Carla J. McMahon Mertens

August 21, 2020

Carla Jeanne McMahon Mertens, 74, of Black River Falls passed away peacefully on Friday, August 21, 2020 at the Black River Memorial Hospital.

Carla was born on May 25, 1946 to Sander and Irene (Anderson) Lynghamer. She was married to Larry Waldera in 1963, and the couple had two children, Janelyn and Jeneane. She was remarried to Thomas McMahon in 1989 and the couple had two children, Angela and Brandon. In 2012, she married again to Walter Mertens.

Carla is survived by four children, Janelyn Waldera, Jeneane (Tim) Klemann, Angela (Andrew) Gonzales, and Brandon McMahon; five grandchildren, Joshua (Elizabeth) Waldera, Taylor, WI, Jeryd Waldera (friend Brandy) Black River Falls, WI, Jenessa Waldera (friend John) Black River Falls, WI, Shelby Klemann (friend Adrian) Siren, WI, and Nicholas Klemann, Siren WI; great grandchildren, Jason, Gabriella, Garrette, Riley, Damon, Daxton, Graysyn Waldera and Cooper Walton; and many other nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, Larry, Thomas, and Walter; two sisters, Sharon (Dave) Howard and Joan (Marlin) Skindelien; and niece, Jody Howard.

Visitation and memorial will be held Friday, August 28, 2020 from 10-12 at North Beaver Creek (Faith) Lutheran Church, W11383 County Rd C, Ettrick, WI 54627.

Visitation

Visitation and memorial will be held Friday, August 28, 2020 from 10-12 at North Beaver Creek (Faith) Lutheran Church, W11383 County Rd C, Ettrick, WI 54627.

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Visitation and memorial will be held Friday, August 28, 2020 from 10-12 at North Beaver Creek (Faith) Lutheran Church, W11383 County Rd C, Ettrick, WI 54627.

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