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Jonathon Gage

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Kinsley. She had him wrapped around her finger. Jon also enjoyed spending time with his family at the Hunting Shack or simply sitting around the fire in the backyard with his close friends and best friend Ron. He was eternally grateful and loved every minute of the time he shared with everyone. He is survived by his wife, Michelle; daughter, Aeriana of Marshfield; son, Drew and daughter, Ella, both of Stratford; and granddaughter, Kinsley. He is also survived by his parents, Kathleen and Gerald Hargraves of Stratford; sister, Jenni (Bernie) Bock of Greenwood; brothers: Jeremy (Michelle) Hargraves of Marshfield and Christopher Hargraves of Stratford; and grandma, Joan Hargraves. He is further survived by his father and mother-in-law, Randall and Linda Kraft of Athens; brothers-in-law: Ryan (Nicki) Kraft, Craig (Christy) Kraft and Russell (Brianna) Kraft. He was also a proud uncle to his nieces and nephews: Landin, Hailey, Tyler, Isaiah, Alyssa, Dakota, Dane, Dayton, Callon and Mckenna.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Allen (Hellen) Fellenz; uncles: Leo and Allie Fellenz; and grandpa, Clements Hargraves.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to Marshfield Medical Center 8 North staff. They made Jon feel at home and took such good care of him that they became like family.

They would also like to thank their family, friends and surrounding communities for all their love and support the last two and half month.

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Jonathon T. Gage, 44, Stratford, was called to his heavenly home on Friday, Nov. 12, 2021, at Marshfield Medical Center after a courageous battle with Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML).

A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Stratford with Rev. Sengole Vethanayagam presiding. A burial will follow at Holy Family Catholic Cemetery in the Town of Poniatowski and serving as pallbearers will be Jeremy Hargraves, Christopher Hargraves, Bernie Bock, Ryan Kraft, Craig Kraft, Russell Kraft and Ron Haupt.

Visitation will take place from 4-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 17, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, and from 9 a.m. until the time of the service on Thursday. Sauter/Rembs Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Jon was born on Aug. 11, 1977, in Marshfield. He graduated from Stratford High School in 1995 and worked at Paget Equipment since 2000. He married Michelle Kraft on July 28, 2007, at Holy Family Parish in Poniatowski.

Most of Jon’s days were spent with the ones he loved, doing the things he loved hunting, fishing, tubing, boat rides, deer shining and sitting around the fire at the cabin. He was a hard-working man, dedicated to providing for his family and giving them the best life they could have. He was a gentle soul, who loved his beautiful wife, three children and his granddaughter. Jon was a dedicated father and husband. He loved to take his son, Drew, to wrestling, as well as help coach him. He loved teaching his daughters, Aeriana and Ella, in the sports they chose. Jon always helped with whatever projects his wife, Michelle, wanted and needed done. He also enjoyed spending the time he got with his granddaughter, Paid obituary 113360