Sally Gerianne Zodrow, age 52, of Brandon, passed away at her home on Tuesday, March 24, 2020. She was born on November 10, 1967, in Ripon, the daughter of Harry “Bud” and Joanne (Lashock) Zodrow. Sally graduated in 1986 as the salutatorian of her class at Princeton High School. For 5 years, she proudly served her country in the United States Air Force as an air traffic controller. Sally also served in Turkey during the Gulf War. She returned to Wisconsin and continued her education attending the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point. In 1995, she graduated magna cum laude with a degree in biology. Sally worked for the United States Fish and Wildlife as a biologist technician for 26 years before retiring in 2017. She was proud that for several years during the summer, she fought fires in Northern California, Oregon and Montana. Sally enjoyed gardening, hunting, fishing, kayaking and traveling.
Those Sally leaves behind to cherish her memory include her mother, Joanne Zodrow of Princeton; brother, Richard (Jessica) Zodrow of Princeton; nephew, Tyler Zodrow of Princeton; other relatives and many friends. She was preceded in death by her father, Harry Zodrow; brother, Thomas Zodrow; grandparents, Edward and Irene Zodrow of Milwaukee, Telesfor and Helen Lashock of Montello.
A private Memorial Mass will be held at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Princeton at a later date. A memorial has been established to the following organizations: The Green Lake Area Animal Shelter, N6217 Busse Rd. Green Lake, WI 54941; Friends of Sherburne NWLR, 17076 293rd Avenue NW Zimmerman, MN 55398; Wisconsin Fish and Wildlife Scholarship.
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