Wendell J. Trei, age 86, originally of Marshall, MN lost his battle
with dementia surrounded by the love of his family at Harrison
Medical Center in Bremerton, WA on Saturday, November 23,
Wendell was born in Sibley, IA on September 6, 1933 to John
and Emma (Vaupel) Trei and married his first wife, Eileen Cecilia
DeBlieck on November 27, 1954. After Eileen’s passing in 2012,
Wendell married long time family friend, Nancy Maxwell.
He is survived by his children: Debra (Bill) Post, Denise (John)
DeLanghe, James Trei, Jeff Trei, Donna (Todd) Morse, Michael
(Sonja) Trei, and Marc (Pia) Trei. Along with many grand children
and great-grandchildren; as well as four siblings.
He was preceded in death both his wives: Eileen and Nancy;
two children: Dianne and Jon; two sons-in-law: Marvin Lindberg
and Greg DeLanghe; and a grandson Jeremiah Trei.
Wendell will be cremated, and the family will hold a celebration
of life in Tracy, MN on December 7, 2019 at St. Mary’s Catholic
Cemetery at 11:30 am, with a luncheon to follow at The
Caboose from 12:00 – 2:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting a donation to the
Alzheimer’s Association through the “Wendell Trei” Tribute Page