Margaret “Marge” Baer­enwald, age 80, a resident of Three Lakes, Wis., died on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020.

She was born in Oklahoma on April 12, 1939, to Horace and Bernice Clingman.

Marge worked as an executive secretary at M&I Bank in Milwaukee, owned and operated Timberlane Resort on Meta Lake, was a Realtor for Al Block in Three Lakes, and worked as a Lifestyle editor for the Vilas County News-Review.

She was on the Faith Lutheran Church Council in Three Lakes and volunteered at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Eagle River.

Marge was preceded in death by her parents and her son, Matthew.

She is survived by her husband, Gerald “Jerry”; son, Timothy (Vickie) of Ohio; brother, Terry (Vikki) Clingman of Edmond, Okla.

A memorial service was held Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Eagle River.

A heartfelt thank you to Ascension Home Hospice Care, especially Liz and Jennifer.

Memorials are suggested for the Kalmar Building Fund.

Arrangements by Gaffney-Busha Funeral Home, Eagle River. Online condolences may be expressed at