Arlen Wamego, Sr. Obituary

LAONA, WI – Arlen Wamego, 65, of Laona, WI passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2019, at the Aspirus Wausau Hospital, Wausau.  Arlen was born November 3, 1953, in Pawnee, Oklahoma the son of Floyd Wamego and Mildred Whitefish-Engels. He was united in marriage to Edna Kortbein on October 11, 1997, at Sunny Side Church in Carter.

Surviving Arlen is his wife of 21 years, Edna; step-father, Peter Engels Sr.; sisters, Susan Wakeman, Waupan; Pamela (Lawrence) Daniels, Wabeno; Florence St. Clair, Wabeno; Debra (Douglas) Danielson, Wabeno; Sylvia (Harold) Moss, Mayetta, KS; Denise Huettl, Wabeno; Tina (Tom) Leonard, Wabeno; brothers, Dean (Eunice) Whitefish, Stone Lake; David Engels, Wabeno; Peter Engels, Wabeno; step-sons, Charles (Kris) Larson, Wabeno; Korey Larson (special friend Kara), Green Bay; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Arlen was preceded in death by his parents, sons, Eric; Arlen Jr. and Arlen Benjamin Wamego; sister, Annette Whitefish; brother, Orville Whitefish.

Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, February 16, 2019 at Sunny Side Church in Carter with Pastor Don Dewing officiating.  Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. to time of service at church.

Weber-Hill Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.  Online condolences for the family may be directed to