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David “Dave” W. Shadrick

David “Dave” W. Shadrick David “Dave” W. Shadrick


David “Dave” W. Shadrick, 68, a township of Medford resident, was involved in a tragic ATV accident resulting in his There was a public visitation for Dave from 4-7 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 4 at Hemer Funeral Home, Medford. Due to COVID guidelines, and family health concerns, masks were required inside the funeral home. There will be a private, family only service at a later date.

Dave was born on Sept. 20, 1951 in Medford to the late Roy and Ruth (Jarchow) Shadrick. He attended Goodrich elementary schools, Medford High School and was a 1969 graduate of Rib Lake High School. His marriage took place on Sept. 18, 1971 at St. Andrew Ev. Lutheran Church, Goodrich to Shiela R. Wegerer and she survives. After his education, he worked in the woods as a logger until retirement.

He was a devoted husband and father who loved watching the Green Bay Packers, hunting, fishing, golfing and the outdoors. He was a fix-it kind of guy who could fix anything. His latest pride and passion was building and working on his cabin in Lincoln County with his family and friends. Dave was also a three year cancer survivor. He was a lifetime member of the National Rifle Association.

Dave is survived by his wife, Shiela of Medford; daughters, Michelle (Marty Challenger) Shadrick of Verona and Heather Shadrick of Madison. Also surviving are his siblings, Robert (Donna) Shadrick of Phillips, Betty (Ray) Hedin of Pearl River, La., Sharon Matson of Janesville, Barb (Randy) Manecke of Kronenwetter, Joan (Rich) Dahl of Medford; sistersin- law, Irene (Chris) Christian of Janesville and Joan Shadrick of Granton. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Jack and Dennis Shadrick; and his in-laws, Earl and Darlene Wegerer.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be given to the family for a future designation.

Hemer Funeral Service of Medford and Rib Lake is serving the family. For online condolences, please visit

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death on July 31.