Sally M. Giedd, June 30, 1950 - March 12, 2018

Sally M. Giedd
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Sally Marie Giedd, 67, of Elk Mound, passed away Monday, March  12, 2018 at Dove Healthcare West in Eau Claire. 

Sally was born on June 30, 1950 in Eau Claire, the daughter of Dallas and Awanda (Bates) Perry.  On April 23, 1971, Sally married Michel Giedd and become a loving wife. 

Sally enjoyed her work as a home health aide and made a difference in many peoples’ lives.  She was involved in showing horses with her daughters when they were young.  Sally enjoyed any activity with her grandkids including soccer games, track meets, musical concerts, and arts and crafts.  She loved to garden, go fishing and camping with her husband and working around their hobby farm.  Sally loved the outdoors and being in nature.  Most important was her time spent with all of her family and friends at Sunday “popcorn” and other family gatherings.

Sally is survived by her husband Michel and two daughters, Mary Jo (Grady) Leonardson of Eau Claire, Wisconsin; Jackie Giedd of Rice Lake, Wisconsin; her brother William (Lonnie) Perry of New Auburn, Wisconsin; and her three grandchildren Aleksander Leonardson, Grace Leonardson and Lauren Leonardson.

Sally was preceded in death by her parents and Michael Gerald Perry, her infant brother.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Feed My People Food Bank, 2610 Alpine Road, Eau Claire, WI 54703.

Memorial service will take place at 1 pm on Saturday, March 17, 2018, at Hulke Family Funeral Home & Cremation Services with Pastor Alan Millen officiating.  Visitation will take place Saturday at the funeral home from 11 am until the time of service. Burial will take place at a later date.

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Hulke Family Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 3209 Rudolph Road, Eau Claire, WI 54701 is assisting the family with the arrangements.


  1. Marie Vornholt March 17, 2018

    Very sorry for your loss. Hope your memories are a comfort and make you smile. She will always be in your hearts and thoughts and therefore still an important part of your lives.

  2. Fred Kaeberlein March 16, 2018

    Dear Mike and family,I am so very sorry for your loss of Sally.Although I never met her,I was so glad to at least talk to her,and she was so kind and helpful to me.Mere words can not express my sorrow.Sincerely Fred Kaeberlein

  3. Linda March 15, 2018

    I’m so sorry for you loss. We had some very good times together with family and horses.

  4. Donna Mann March 15, 2018

    Sending caring thoughts and sympathy to you and your family at this difficult time. My thoughts and prayers go out to you. Donna (Berg) Mann

  5. Tricia Aspen March 14, 2018

    Mike, Mary Jo and Jackie, you have my sincerest condolences. I’m so sorry for your loss. I have the fondest memories of my visits with your mom, and I always think of her with a chuckle. She made me laugh.

  6. Kim (Young) Hilgers March 14, 2018

    Dear Giedd family and Perry family, We are so sorry for your loss. It's hard to say goodbye to a loved family member. We will be thinking of you through this process, sending our love and care to all of you.

    Love Mike and Kim (Young) Hilgers

  7. Sarah Clemons March 14, 2018

    Jackie/Mary Jo. I am so sorry to hear. Know that you are all in my thoughts and prayers.