Carol J. Milam, 90, of Jump River, died Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at St. Clare’s
Hospital-Weston. She was born on February 25, 1927 in Bancroft, WI. Carol
moved out west during WWII and on March 22, 1946 married Marvin Milam in
Los Angeles, CA. The couple moved to Illinois for a time before settling in
Janesville, WI. There, Carol was a homemaker while Marvin worked for
In 1978 the couple moved to Jump River and have resided there since. Carol
was a member of Christ Community Church, the Jump River VFW Auxiliary and
the Jump River Community Center.
She is survived by her sons: Joseph (Starr) Milam and James Milam both of
Jump River; 5 grandchildren: Carolyn (Larry) Monson, Curt (Barb) Mudgett,
Kevin (friend Tori) Milam, Joey (Nick) Reich and Brian Locke; 7 great-
grandchildren: Sarah, Chelsea, Samantha, Casey, Kyler, Sully and Lilly; and 2
great-great-grandchildren: Conner and Cora. Carol is preceded in death by
her parents, husband Marvin (1999), daughter Linda, brothers Ralph, Russell
and Cliff; and sisters Bessy and Mae Chatterton.
A funeral service will be at NOON on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at Christ
Community Church-Jump River with Pastor Joey Olsen officiating. Burial will
follow in Mt. Nebo Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10AM until time of service at
the church. Plombon Funeral Service-Gilman assisted the family.