Carl Mullarkey

Carl J. Mullarkey, 94, of Lansing died Sunday, November 20, 2022 at Thornton Manor in Lansing. Funeral services were held Saturday, November 26 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Wexford, rural Lansing with Fr. Joseph Sevcik officiating. Burial was at the church cemetery.

Thornburg-Grau Funeral Home in Lansing handled arrangements. Memorials may be directed to the Wexford Cemetery.

Carl Joseph Mullarkey was born April 12, 1928 to Mike C. and Mary L. (Brennan) Mullarkey. He attended Wexford school and then farmed with his father. June 6, 1951, Carl married Romona Hawes. A lifelong member of I.C. Parish Wexford, he served as a cemetery trustee for 61 years. Carl enjoyed family, friends and a good horse.

He is survived by Mona, his wife of 71 years, of Lansing; his children: Sister Kathryn “Connie” Mullarkey FSE of Falls Church, VA, Ray Mullarkey and Theresa (Ron) Heuker, both of Lansing, and Phyllis (Roger) Troendle of Verona, WI; his grandchildren: Brian (Sara) Heuker of La Crescent, MN and Tami (fiancé Rusty Yerokhin) Heuker of La Crosse, WI; his brother-in-law, Bud (Isabelle) Hawes; and his sisters-in-law, Maxine Hawes, Alice (Ray) Woods and Pat (Jack) Darling.

Carl was preceded in death by his parents; his brothers, Willie and Leo (Marcella) Mullarkey; his sisters, Evelyn (Jimmy) Delaney, Leonette (Francis) Kernan, Eleanor (Steve) O’Neill, Marguerite (Joe) Manning and twin sister Catherine (Dan) Dowd; his brothers-in-law, Bill and Bob Hawes; and his sisters-in-law, Eleanor (Charlie) Corrigan and Doloras Hawes.

Honorary casketbearers are Mike and Pat Gavin, Dennis Luster, Ozzie Quandahl, John Schueller and Eric Steirman. Casketbearers are Dan, George and Pat Delaney, Mike and Ken Manning and Ray Wagner.

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