Clifford V. Andreoli

MADISON, Wis. – Clifford V. Andreoli, 75, formerly of Iron Mountain, passed away Thursday, July 18, 2013 at Select Specialty Hospital in Madison.

He was born Oct. 22, 1937, in Iron Mountain, son of the late Victor and Florence (Tousignant) Andreoli. Clifford graduated from Iron Mountain High School in 1956. He went on to attend Ferris State University before transferring to Northern Michigan University where he received his bachelor of science degree.

Clifford’s first teaching job landed him in Bessemer, where he taught history, industrial arts and drivers education. He later went on to teach at Seymour High School in Seymour, Wis.

Clifford married Karyl Hoyle July 20, 1963 at Trinity United Methodist Church in Iron Mountain and the couple moved to Madison that same year. In 1965 Clifford received his master’s degree from University of Wisconsin Madison in education-administration and became the assistant registrar at Madison Area Technical College. In 1973 he was promoted to registrar, retiring in 1995.

While living in Madison, Clifford was an active member of Bethany United Methodist Church, Madison Lodge 5 of the Masonic Temple, The Zor Shrine where he served as a bagpiper, and the Madison Curling Club for 40 years.

He enjoyed many hobbies including woodworking and fishing.

Clifford is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Karyl; two sons, Aric Andreoli, Madison, Aren (Evie) Andreoli, Shakopee, Minn.; one sister, Anita (Jan) Bovee, Appleton, Wis.; four grandchildren, Kaiden Andreoli, Brennen Andreoli, Whitney Dow and Alexus Dow; many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be Monday, July 22, 2013, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Jacobs Funeral Home in Iron Mountain. Iron Mountain-Kingsford Masonic Lodge 388 will conduct a memorial service at 10:45 a.m. at the funeral home. Funeral Services will follow on Monday at 11 a.m. at the Funeral Home. Rev. Paul Mallory will officiate.

Memorials can be made to the Iron Mountain High School Clifford and Karyl (Hoyle) Andreoli Scholarship Fund, 205 South Owen Drive, Madison, WI 53705.

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The family has chosen the Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron Mountain, to honor Clifford’s legacy of life.