John ‘Jack’ Alfred Engberg

John “Jack” Alfred Engberg, 81, of Arbor Vitae, Wis., passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2024 at the Aspirus Wausau Hospital. Jack was born May 27, 1942 in Ramsay, Mich., the son of Willard and Ethel (Mooney) Engberg. Jack was married to the love of his life Bonnie Kay Peterson on Oct. 26, 1964. She preceded him in death on Oct. 30, 2014.

Jack was a devoted husband and father. He made many great friends in his journey through life. His humor and kindness will live on in the hearts of his family and friends. Jack loved to play golf. One of his favorite moments was his two holes in one at Inshalla CC in Tomahawk. He was also a tremendous bowler for many years. His accomplishments include rolling perfect 300 games. Jack also served in the Army National Guard.

Jack is survived by his brother, Jim (Marge) Engberg of Hurley, and daughter, Kris Engberg; his son, Don Engberg of Arbor Vitae; his daughter, Jackie (Marc) Alexander of Three Lakes; five grandchildren, Megan Engberg, Dalton (Teresa) Alexander, MacKenzie (Gary Garand) Alexander, Khale (Crista) Alexander and Sierra (Carson Sillars) Alexander; five great-grandchildren, Logan and Lexi Alexander, Liam Alexander and Jack and Norah Alexander.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Willard and Ethel Engberg.

Honoring Jack’s wishes no services will be held. Krueger-Nimsgern Funeral and Cremation Services are assisting the family. Online condolences for the family may be directed to

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