Denise R. Onstad, May 19, 1967 - May 14, 2017

Denise R. Onstad

Denise Renee Onstad, 49, passed away, Sunday, May 14, 2017, at her home unexpectedly due to diabetes and heart complications.

Denise was born in Eau Claire, Wisconsin on May 19, 1967. The daughter of Paul, Jr., and Diana (Schuh) Onstad.  Denise graduated from Eau Claire Memorial High School in 1985 and was employed at Menards.

 Denise is survived by her son, her world, Jesse W. Urbanek of Mondovi, Wisconsin; parents, Paul and Diana Onstad of Mondovi. Her brother, Neil E. Onstad of Chippewa Falls; her step-brother Michael Deroche and his family, Madison, Dillon and Michael, Jr. (Jessica), and Syrie, of Louisiana. She is also survived by other, aunts, uncles, great aunts, cousins and friends.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Edward and Doris Schuh and Paul Sr. and Mabel Onstad, and other family members.

Denise enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She will be sincerely missed by all who knew and loved her and her beautiful smile and laughter.

A memorial service will take place at 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 18, 2017, at Fuller Speckien Hulke Funeral Home. Deacon Larry Agema will officiate. A visitation will follow the service and take place from 3 – 6 p.m. at the funeral home. Inurnment is pending.

Friends and family may offer condolences online at

Fuller Speckien Hulke Funeral Home, 3209 Rudolph Road, Eau Claire, WI 54701.


  1. John & Gloria DeWitz May 18, 2017

    Dear Diana & Paul,
    We are so sorry to hear of your loss, you and your Loved one will be in our thoughts and prayers. God Bless you and family. John & Gloria

  2. Gary & Katie Vorce May 18, 2017

    Paul & Diana

    Sorry for your loss, you will be in our thought's throughout the day and in our prayers.

  3. Pam Cotton May 17, 2017

    Denise... I will miss all of the good times we had together it didn't matter how many years we went without seeing one another every time we saw each other it was like time had Stood Still ... love you cousin and I miss you very much and you hold a place up there for me you will be truly missed...
    give Grandma Onstad a hug from me. ❤

  4. Stephen & Karen Onstad May 16, 2017

    Our deepest sympathy for your loss. You are in our prayers. Denise will be greatly missed.

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