Our condolences to the family and acquaintances of Stuart D. Hegna of Cameron, WI. The longtime owner of Stu's Standard and Towing died on March 17 at the age of 78. Here's his obituary:
Stuart D. Hegna, 78, Cameron, Wis., died Thursday, March 17, 2011, at Luther Hospital, Eau Claire.
He was born Nov. 8, 1932, to Milo and Josephine (Papineau) Hegna at Cameron, where he was a lifelong resident. He graduated from Chetek High School in 1951 and operated Stu's Standard and Towing, Cameron, for 50 years. He was also a consultant at Cameron Car Corner with his son Mike for the past 17 years.
Surviving are sons Wayne of Cumberland and Mike (Lori) of Cameron; daughters Debbie (W.G.) Bible of Cameron, Patty Boortz of Rice Lake and Nyree (Tyler) Hoff of Eau Claire; grandchildren Ben Hegna, Kristi Howery, Brad and Jodi Hauck, Ashley Bible, Joel Hegna, Danielle Boortz, Zach and Autumn Hegna and Dylan and Jylian Hoff; six great-grandchildren; as well as many other relatives and friends.
Stu was preceded in death by his parents and a sister Beverly Krans.
Services were held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, March 22, from Rausch-Lundeen Funeral Home, Cameron, with Rev. Jerry Bernecker officiating.
Visitation was held 4-8 p.m. Monday and an hour prior to services Tuesday at the funeral home.