Winsome M. Nyre, 97, of Mondovi, WI passed away Thursday, July 10, 2008 at the Homeplace Haven in Mondovi.\nShe was born on February 3, 1911 in the Town of Gilmanton, Buffalo County, WI to Andrew and Christine (Grass) Anderson. She graduated from Gilmanton High School, attended Buffalo County Normal School in Alma and received her teaching degree from UW - Eau Claire. She married LaVern Nyre on June 23, 1934 in Mondovi.\nWinsome taught in rural schools in Buffalo County and the Mondovi School District.\nShe was a member of Central Lutheran Church and its Ladies Organizations. She taught Sunday School for 12 years. She was a member of the Retired Teachers Association.\nShe is survived by a daughter, Jean (Harold) Moats of Oak Creek, WI; seven grandchildren, Vickie (David) Stefanski, Cheryl (Daniel) Stefanski, Terry Moats, Lori Moats, Dale (Mary) Moats, Lisa(Todd) Olbinski and Kristi (Michael) Brzycki; eight great grandchildren, Christopher (Tammy) Stefanski, Isaac Stefanski, Jason (Brandi) Stefanski, Courtney Stefanski, Steven Olbinski, Brooke Moats, Kiana Olbinski and Samantha Brzycki; four great great grandchildren, Landon and Chandler Stefanski and Angela and Krysta Stefanski; a brother, Duane (Phyllis) Anderson of Madison, WI; nieces, nephews and other relatives.\nShe was preceded in death by her husband, LaVern; a daughter, Nancy Nyre; a great granddaughter, Nicole; her parents and three brothers, William, Orville and Ellsworth Anderson.
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