Lucile “Chubby” Mae Andrus, 95 of Osseo, WI passed away Monday July 5 th , 2021 at the
Pigeon Falls Healthcare Center, Pigeon Falls, WI due to Dementia. 
She was born in Albert Lea, MN on May 21 st , 1926, to Norman and Laura (Lischefski)
Hoium. Laura passed away when Chubby was 6 years old and she and her siblings went to
the Orphanage in Owatonna, MN where she spent her growing up years.
She moved to the Twin Cities where she eventually went to work for Indianhead Truck
Lines. This is where she met her future husband, George “Knute” Andrus.  They were
married March 11 th , 1950.  They celebrated 43 years together until her husband George’s
passing in 1993.  They moved to Osseo, WI in 1976 where she became involved in many
different activities including The American Legion Auxiliary where she became their
secretary for many years, Hospital Auxiliary, bowling league, card clubs, and enjoyed
playing Bingo and making trips to Casinos.
 She will be deeply missed by her son Duane “Pinto” (Paula) Andrus of Siren, WI;
daughter Siri Andrus (Darrel Smith) of Osseo, WI; grandchildren Jennifer (Nat) Winter of
Big Lake, MN, and Jason Andrus of Coon Rapids, MN.; and her great grandchildren
Ashlynn and Emmett Winter of Big Lake, MN.
Also surviving are her stepchildren Spencer (Bonnie) Andrus of Strum, Wi and Linda
(Dale) Lone of Augusta, WI.  as well as many other grandchildren, great-grandchildren,
and great great-grandchildren.
 Preceding her in death are her husband; her parents; her siblings Helen, Arnold, Lois,
Norris, and Mary Lou; her son Clay; and stepchildren Steven (Sonia), Bonnie (Melvin),
Allen, and Cheryl (Sterling).
 
We would like to extend our Greatest Thank You and Appreciation to the Pigeon Falls
HealthCare Center and “All” their staff for the Excellent care and compassion given to
Chubby during her residence there. We would also like to extend a heartfelt thank you to
Cindy Mock for the companionship she gave to Mom (Chubby) while at the Pigeon Falls
HealthCare Center.
 
A Visitation-Celebration of Life for Lucile will be held on Saturday July 10, 2021, from
12:00 pm to 2:00pm at Schiefelbein Funeral Home 13507 Seventh St., in Osseo, WI.
Pastor Terry Lorenz of Osseo Evangelical Lutheran Church will officiate with a grave side
service at the Osseo Cemetery, after the visitation.
The Schiefelbein Funeral Home in Osseo is serving the family, (715) 597-3711.

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