Barbara Behm
Barbara Behm
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Barbara Grace Behm, of Birnamwood, died Tuesday, November 24, 2009 at Homme Home for the Aging in Wittenberg. She was 66 years old. She was born on October 14, 1943 in Town of Nashville, to Herbert and Ella (Johnson) Cox.

She married Theodore Rustick May 9, 1960 at St. Luke Lutheran Church, Elcho, the couple later divorced. She married Jack Behm in 1988 and they later divorced. She raised her family in Bryant, lived in Antigo and most recently in Birnamwood. She enjoyed cooking, baking, picking berries, cutting pine boughs for Christmas wreaths and watching the Green Bay Packers.

Survivors include five sons Garlund (Brenda) Rustick, Birnamwood, Daniel (Penny) Rustick, Bryant, Buck (Dawn) Rustick, Wausau, Tim (Amy) Rustick, Weston, Ted Rustick Jr., Aniwa; a daughter Sheila (William) Andres, Antigo, three step sons Jack Behm Jr., Argonne, Jason Behm, Antigo, Nick Behm, Antigo; a step daughter Becky Behm, Antigo; 19 grandchildren, ten great grandchildren, three brothers Herb Eugene Cox, Rhinelander, Walter (Jule) Raith, Neenah, Tony (Kim) Raith, Summit Lake; two sisters Marlene(Paul)Illichman, Tenn, Janice(Larry)Schadik, Pearson.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her step father, Walter Raith, a daughter Geneva Rustick-Clay, a grandson, Trevor Deisinger-Rustick, a sister in infancy Virginia.

Services will be held on Saturday at 10 AM at the Bradley Funeral Home with Rev. Les Munnik officiating. Burial will take place at a later date in Lakeside Cemetery Summit Lake. Visitation will be 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM on Friday at the Bradley Funeral Home and 9:00 AM until the time of services at the Bradley Funeral Home.

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