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Miriam E. Prusila

Miriam E. Prusila

February 27, 2017

Miriam E. Prusila – October 18, 1924- February 27, 2017

Miriam E. Prusila, age 92, of Eau Claire, Wisconsin passed away February 27, 2017 at Dove Health Care West in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. She was born October 18, 1924 in Highland Park, Illinois the daughter of Sven and Hilija Hannu.

On April 14, 1945 she was united in marriage to Roy W. Prusila. Surviors include her sons, John Prusila (Patricia) of Barnes, Wisconsin and Stephen Prusila (Beth) of Weyerhaeuser, Wisconsin; four grandchildren, Michael, Thomas, Katie, and John; four great grandchildren; Max, Emilia, Cates, and Clare; as well as her good friend Ozzie Borud.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Roy.

She demonstrated her Finnish sisu and good humor as she coped with her illness near the end of her life.

Private services will be held in Eau Claire, WI and will be handled by Fuller Speckien Hulke Funeral Home.


Private family visitation.


Private family services.