Miscellaneous Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Obituaries


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Lawrence Dewitz
HALES CORNERS -- Lawrence O. "Larry" Dewitz, 77, found peace Nov. 4, 2000.
Larry was an usher for 35 years at Hales Corners Lutheran Church. One of Larry's passions in life was antique cars.
Loving husband of Ruth (Wollschlger). Proud dad of Kathy (Mike) LePine and Greg (Kathy). Dearest grandpa of James (Candy), Samantha. Step-father of Allen (Linda), Dan (Heidi) and Joanne (Bill) Keenan. Step-grandfather of Jeffrey (Angie), David, Kelly, Brett, Sean, Jennifer and Brendan. He is further survived by three sisters, Margaret Oliver, Esther (Carl) Strassburg and Helen (Vick) Lane; one brother, Herman (June); other relatives and many friends.
Larry is preceded in death by his first wife, Arlene (nee Gunem); and two brothers, Norman and Gus.
Visitation will be held at Hales Corners Lutheran Church (Janesville Campus), today, Nov. 7, from 4 to 7 p.m. Worship services to follow at 7 p.m. Interment will be in Trinity Cemetery, Fall Creek.
"Larry's love for his family and legacy will be fondly remembered by all."
Hartson Funeral Home in Hales Corners is handling arrangements.

Steven Schilling
FALL CREEK -- Steven F. Schilling, 41, 331 W. Washington, Fall Creek, died peacefully Monday, November 6, 2000, at his residence.
Steve was born May 16, 1959, at Luther Hospital in Eau Claire, the son of Gerald and Thelma (Ruff) Schilling. He was baptized June 7, 1959, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Altoona. He was confirmed April 15, 1973, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Fall Creek. Steve was a 1977 graduate of Fall Creek High School. He lived in Tampa, Florida for 15 years and moved back to Fall Creek in 1997. While living in Tampa, he was Assistant Manager of a Circle K Convenience Store.
Steve loved sports. He was a fan of the Green Bay Packers. He was very knowledgeable of all professional baseball, basketball and football teams. Steve enjoyed people. He will be remembered for his wittiness and sense of humor in spite of his illness.
Survivors include, his parents, Gerald (Thelma) Schilling; his sister, Sandra Dickinsen; his niece, Elizabeth Dickinsen; and his nephew, Matthew Dickinsen, all of Fall Creek. He is further survived by numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Fred and Lilah Schilling and Erwin and Wilma Ruff.
Funeral services will be Thursday at 11 a.m. at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Fall Creek, with Pastor Larry Borgelt officiating. Interment will be in Trinity Cemetery, Fall Creek.
Relatives and friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Stokes & Mundt Funeral Home in Fall Creek and an hour before services at the church.

Helen Altman
Helen C. Altman, 83, of 911 Mansfield Street, Chippewa Falls, died Monday, December 4, 2000, at Lakeside Nursing & Rehabilitation, town of Eagle Point.
She was born April 15, 1917, in Bloomer, the daughter of John and Catherine (Geissler) Hable. She graduated from St. Mary's School of Nursing in Wausau. She was a registered nurse at the Northern Center, Sacred Heart Hospital and 35 years at St. Joseph's Hospital, Chippewa Falls. She married Bernard L. Altman on August 22, 1941, at Holy Hill, Milwaukee.
She served on the Board of Directors for the Chippewa Falls Senior Center, was Past President of the Eau Claire District Nurses Assoc. and Past President of AARP 3110. She was a member of the YMCA Wet Hens Club, St. Charles Church and a volunteer for numerous organizations.
She is survived by two sons, John (Linda) of Crystal Lake, Ill., and Jim (Patricia) of Chippewa Falls; three daughters, Marie (Ronald) Radunzel of Madison, Ann (Mike) Stueck of Madison and Jean (Mike) Durch of Chippewa Falls; and 15 grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bernard L. on November 26, 1976; her parents; four brothers, Joseph, Ted, William and Louis Hable; three sisters, Eleanor Sarauer, Theresa Weimert and Sr. Emily Hable.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, November 7, 2000, at St. Charles Church, Chippewa Falls. Rev. Eric Linzmaier will be celebrant of the funeral Mass. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery, Chippewa Falls.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, November 6, 2000, and until 12:30 p.m. on Thursday at the Horan Funeral Home, Chippewa Falls. The Ladies of St. Charles will recite the rosary at 4 p.m. and there will be a Christian vigil service at 7 p.m., both on Wednesday at the funeral home.

Frances Kurth
Frances W. (Pierce) Kurth, 91, 213 Fulton St., died Sunday at Sacred Heart Hospital.
Frances was born November 14, 1909, in Eau Claire, to Forest and Frances (Comings) Pierce. She married Oscar Kurth in Winona, Minn., in 1930. Oscar died in 1986.
She worked for George Blum and the Eau Claire Milk Producers after her graduation from Eau Claire Senior High School in 1927, and in the general office of St. Patrick's/Regis High School from 1949 until her retirement in 1992. She was a member of St. Patrick's Church, the Guild, Brady Bunch, Mission Group, Social Concerns and Church Women United.
Frances is survived by two sons, John (Margaret) of Eatonton, Geo., and Stephen J. (Judy) of Eau Claire; three daughters, Patricia (John) Mountain of Owensboro, Ky., Jean (Richard) Danen of Richardson, Texas, and Kathryn (Donald) Draeger of Morton, Ill.; one sister, Elsie Kappus of Eau Claire; 18 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; seven step-great-grandchildren; four sisters-in-law; nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Oscar; three brothers, George, Arthur, and Joseph Pierce; and four grandchildren.
Frances was a special lady, mother and friend. She touched many lives in her work, service and prayers.
Mass of Christian burial will be Thursday, December 7, 2000, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, with Rev. Kurt Apfelbeck officiating. Interment will be in St. Patrick's Cemetery.
Friends may call Wednesday, December 6, 2000, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Golden Funeral Home, 1405 N. Clairemont Ave., where there will be a 4:30 p.m. public prayer service, and one hour prior to the service Thursday at the church.
In lieu of flowers, the family prefers memorials to St. Patrick's Parish, Regis High School, St. Bede's Monastery or a charity of your choice.
Golden Funeral Home is serving the family.

William Marten Jr.
FALL CREEK -- William Elgart Marten Jr., of Fall Creek, Wis., died Sunday, December 3, 2000, at Fall Creek Valley Nursing Home in Fall Creek.
William was born September 8, 1906, in Fall Creek, to the late William and Amelia Marten. William married Edna Wathke in Eau Claire on June 19, 1938. William enjoyed farming most of his life. In 1957, he moved to Eau Claire where he worked at Chippewa Motor Freight. Upon retirement, he was a school crossing guard for many years. He will be greatly missed.
He is survived by his daughter, Eileen Korth (Joe) of Hancock, Wis., and their children, Kimberly (Dave) Zumwalt, Pamela Korth, Melissa Korth of Madison; his brother, Marvin of Fall Creek; nephews; nieces; other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Edna; and brothers, Ernest and Edwin Marten.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, December 6, 2000, at St. James Lutheran Church, Fall Creek, Wis., with pastor Doug Brandt officiating. Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery, Fall Creek.
Friends may call one hour prior to the service on Wednesday at the church.
Fuller-Speckien Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Arnell Middleton
MILWAUKEE -- Arnell Middleton, 76, of Milwaukee, died Thursday, November 9, 2000, at Heartland Nursing Home in Milwaukee, after a brief illness.
She was born in Blytheville, Arkansas, on Feb. 16, 1924. She received her formal education and graduated from high school in Blytheville. She later graduated from the Steven Bryant Nursing School in Milwaukee and began her lifelong career of helping others as a nurse's assistant. She married and divorced twice before relocating to Milwaukee.
Arnell leaves to mourn her passing and to cherish her memory, her mother, Romi Hall of Paducah, Kentucky; five sons, Artis T. Middleton, Alvin C. Middleton, Rodger Garner and Eric G. Middleton, all of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and Berlye S. (Susan B. Houck) Middleton and his children, Courtney L-M. Middleton and Christopher S. Middleton of Eau Claire; one daughter, Joyce Garner of Milwaukee; a sister-in-law, Mrs. Mosella Middleton of Chicago, Ill.; numerous nieces, nephews, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Her father, Mr. James Middleton; and her brother, Mr. Adres Middleton preceded Arnell in death.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Nov. 17, 2000, at the Chapel of Williamson Funeral Home in Milwaukee, Wis., with Elder Albert J. Carrington, Jr. officiating. Cremation services and inurnment were at Valhalla Memorial Gardens, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
We thank everyone who has sent condolences, cards, flowers and memorials.

Michael Shinkan
Michael Shinkan, 53, Eau Claire, died at his home Monday, December 4, 2000.
He was born in Rhinelander and served in the Navy for 23 years, until retirement. For the past two years, he had been in ill health and was under hospice care.
He is survived by a daughter, Michelle (Derrin) Dehnke of Fall Creek; a son, Michael Jr. (Anjee) Shinkan of San Diego; a daughter, Ara Shinkan of Eau Claire; two grandchildren; sisters and brothers, Gale (Sandy) Shinkan of Milwaukee, Karen Hedstrom of Menomonie, Shirley Shinkan of Eau Claire, Darryl Shinkan of Cadott and Krissy Martinez of Eau Claire; and a special friend, Charlotte Carothers.
Services will be at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Smith Funeral Chapel, with Father Edmund Klimek officiating. Interment will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Northside Lutheran Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4 to 6 p.m. at the chapel on Wednesday.

Howard Bilderback
Howard L. Bilderback, 71, of Eau Claire died Sunday, July 29, 2001, at home with his family, after a long illness.
Howard was born January 3, 1930, to William and Vinnie (Perkins) Bilderback in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, where he attended Eau Claire Schools.
Howard joined the United States Army in 1947, and served in Korea. On March 11, 1950, he married Beverly Schreck in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, at the Lutheran Church of St. Matthew.
Howard was owner of A & B Auto in Eau Claire along with Verlyn Arneson. After selling the business, he went to work for Chilson Motors as a mechanic. Howard was a member of VFW Post #305.
Howard is survived by his wife, Beverly of Eau Claire; three sons, Gary, Michael and Ricky Bilderback, all of Eau Claire; two daughters, Connie (Dale) Gray of Stevens Point and Patti (Terry) Andersen of Eau Claire; two brothers, Harry (Beverly) of Mondovi and Allen (Gayle) of Eau Claire; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents, William and Vinnie; one sister, Leah Bilderback; and three brothers, Loren, Rodney and Ralph, all of Eau Claire.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, August 2, 2001, at the Lutheran Church of St. Matthew. Pastor Steven Rutter will officiate. Interment will be in Forest Hill Cemetery, with military honors conducted by VFW Post #305.
Friends may call Thursday at the church one hour prior to the service.
Smith Funeral Chapel is assisting the family.

William Jones
William St. Clair "Clair" Jones, 94, of 3829 Old Wells Road, died Monday, July 30, 2001, at Mt. Washington Residence.
He was born on October 22, 1906, in Albion Township, Eleva, to Wesley and Edith (Hurlburt) Jones.
William married Elsie Schwartz in Eau Claire on June 19, 1937.
He was employed 35 years at Pope and Talbot Paper Company until retiring in 1971.
Survivors include a son-in-law, Dennis Blodgett of Eau Claire; three grandchildren, James (Ruth) Blodgett and Jayne Blodgett, both of Eau Claire, and MaryAnn (William) Holton of Oakdale, Minn.; three great-grandchildren; and his nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Elsie in 1995; his daughter, Joan Blodgett; and eleven brothers and sisters.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, August 1, 2001, at St. John's Lutheran Church, with Pastor Howard officiating. Burial will be in Lakeview Cemetery.
Family and friends may call an hour prior to services Wednesday at the church.
Lenmark-Gomsrud-Linn Funeral Home is handling arrangements.

Raymond Molid
Raymond L. Molid, 80, of Plum City, formerly of Modena, Wis., passed away Monday, July 30, 2001, at Plum City Care Center in Plum City.
He was born October 28, 1920, in Modena, to John and Lillian (Sande) Molid.
He was a graduate of Mondovi High School. Ray farmed with his father in Modena from 1939 to 1943. He served in the U.S. Army in Europe in World War II. After the war, he returned to farming and later moved to Racine. He was employed by American Motors. He retired and returned to Modena in 1966.
He was a member of Modena Lutheran Church.
He is survived by three brothers, Jeff Molid of Dubuque, Iowa, Lester (Glennis) Molid of Galesville, Wis., and Wilmer Molid of Ellsworth, Wis.; one sister, Lois Molid of Minneapolis, Minn.; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and two sisters, Hazel Marten and Edna Oesau.
Services will be Thursday, August 2, 2001, at 11 a.m. at Modena Lutheran Church, rural Mondovi, Wis., with Rev. James Tallman officiating. Burial will be in Modena Cemetery. Military rites will be conducted at the grave by Gilmanton American Legion.
Friends may call on Wednesday from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Kjentvet-Smith Funeral Home in Mondovi or on Thursday for one hour before the service at the church.

Merle Stolt
BLOOMER -- Merle Stolt, 77, passed away Sunday, July 29, 2001, at Luther Hospital in Eau Claire.
He was born August 24, 1923, in Bloomer, to Ottmar and Agnes (Kirkman) Stolt. He married Norma Johnson June 14, 1947, in Bloomer. He worked as a farmer, landscaper, milk hauler, started Stolt Excavating and owned Stolt Septic. He was current governor of the Bloomer Moose Lodge and was a member of Our Savior's Lutheran Church. He enjoyed dancing (especially the polka), listening to polka music, being at the cabin, being outdoors and cutting the lawn.
He is survived by his wife, Norma of Bloomer; two sons, Dan (Cindy) and David (Shelly Leavens), all of Bloomer; one daughter, LuAnn (Dean) Oldenberg of Bloomer; one brother, Dewayne (Darlene) of Bloomer; one sister, Arlyss (Dan) Lewis of Whittier, California; and five grandchildren, Ryan, Adam and Katie Stolt, Jami Oldenberg and MeKenna Ruzic.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two daughters in infancy, Julie and Connie; two brothers, Levoyd "Red" Stolt and Gerald Eastman; and one sister, Lorraine Rasch.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, August 2, 2001, at 11 a.m. at Our Savior's Lutheran Church, with Rev. Jon Becker officiating. Interment will be in the Scandinavian Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday at Olson Funeral Home in Bloomer and one hour prior to service at the church on Thursday. There will be a Moose service at 8 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home.

Raymond Tietz
Raymond P. Tietz, 85, of Eau Claire died with family at his side Monday, July 30, 2001, following a courageous but overwhelming battle with cancer.
Ray was born in St. Paul to William and Josephine Tietz. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was best known as "Tiger Tietz" during the more than 30 years he sold Uniroyal Tiger Paw Tires for Consumer Co-op and Eau Claire Co-op Tire Center in Eau Claire.
Ray is survived by his son, Robert; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren from his first marriage. A son, Mike (Debbie) Tietz, their children, Kristy (fiancé, Nathan Laager) and Cory, along with a daughter, Pamela Hedland and her three girls, Lisa, Carrie and Stacy (Davis), from his second marriage to Betty Ellensohn; his current wife, Arvilla (Weber) along with five stepchildren, Thomas (Diane) Menard, Delores Wickham, James (Patrica) Menard, Ronald (June) Menard and Debra (Andrew) Skelton; eleven stepgrandchildren, Jenny, Joel, Laura, Jimmy Joe, Brian, Lindsay, Anthony, Andrew Jr., Jody, Mathew and Mark; one sister, Marge Ihle; one sister-in-law, Delores Tietz; and many other friends and relatives.
His former wife, Betty, two brothers, William Jr. and Albert, and a brother-in-law, Gerald Ihle, preceded Ray in death.
Ray enthusiastically enjoyed fishing and sports, leaving behind many fond memories. He bartended part time for many years at Wildwood Tavern in Eau Claire as well as others up north. He truly enjoyed people and will be missed greatly.
Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, August 2, 2001, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, with Father Link officiating. Interment will be in Rest Haven Cemetery.
Friends may call Wednesday from 5 to 8 p.m. at Smith Funeral Chapel and at the church one hour prior to the service.

Arleen Albertson
GALESVILLE -- Arleen Stevens Albertson, 94, of Galesville, Wis., died Wednesday, August 29, 2001, at Marinuka Manor in Galesville.
She was born August 27, 1907, to Samuel and Thea Dina (Amundson) Stevens in Buffalo County, Wisconsin.
On September 9, 1926, she married Orvin Albertson in Winona, Minn. He died in 1989.
Arleen taught in rural schools in Bennett Valley, immediately following high school graduation at age 17. When in her mid-forties she enrolled in vocational school, learned to type and launched a successful second career as secretary, bookkeeper and assistant supervisor at Eau Claire Lutheran Nursing Home.
Her love and desire for a close knit Christian family and active involvement in church activities were her top priorities.
Survivors are a daughter, Ardelle (John) Williamson of Trempealeau, Wis.; two sons, A. Samuel (Marlys) of Naylor, Mo., and Roger (Joan) of Mathis, Texas; eight grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at East Bennett Valley Lutheran Church on Saturday, October 6, 2001, at 1 p.m., with Pastor Tom Boyer officiating.
Memorials may be directed to the East Bennett Valley Church or ELCA Hunger Fund.

Dorothy Alexander
Dorothy M. Alexander, 76, of 4524 145th St., Chippewa Falls, died suddenly, Monday, October 1, 2001, at St. Joseph's Hospital, Chippewa Falls.
She was born April 29, 1925, in Sturgeon Bay to Elsie (Schwartz) and John Sarter. She grew up in Sturgeon Bay where she graduated from high school in 1943.
Dorothy married Charles F. Alexander on January 19, 1946, in Kewanee. They resided in Sturgeon Bay until moving to Chippewa Falls in 1950. She managed the Russell Dairy Store in Chippewa Falls and was then employed at Reiter's Steak House, The Flame, and the Hallie Town Hall.
She was a member of English Lutheran Church of Bateman.
Survivors include her husband, Charles Alexander of Chippewa Falls; four daughters and their children, Patricia (Milton) Moyer of Westville, Ind. - granddaughters, Amy and Alesha; Rebecca (Jerry) Graham - granddaughter, Melanie; Sandra (Wayne) Jensen - granddaughter, Heidi and grandson, Ryan; and Kim (Steve) Wells - granddaughters, Rachel and Sarah, all of Chippewa Falls; a son and his children, Jeffrey Alexander of Chippewa Falls - granddaughter, Taylor and grandson, Hunter; one great-grandchild, Tyler; a sister, Rose Marie (Bob) Clonts of Rome, Ga.; a brother, Herbert (Gwen) Sarter of Sturgeon Bay; two godchildren, Barb Erickson and John Sarter Jr.; and numerous nephews and nieces.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and her sister, Helen Sarter.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, October 4, 2001, at English Lutheran Church of Bateman, with the Rev. Curt Rohland officiating. Burial will follow at Bateman Cemetery, town of Lafayette.
Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Pederson-Volker Funeral Chapel, Chippewa Falls and one hour prior to the service Thursday at the church.
Dorothy is cherished and loved by so many for the values she held dear to her heart. Her devotion to her husband, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchild was deep, leaving them with so many wonderful loving memories. She will be sadly missed and fondly remembered. We love you, God bless you.
In lieu of flowers, Dorothy's family requests memorial contributions in her memory.

Edward Arntson
COLFAX -- Edward O. Arntson, 53, of Colfax died Sunday, September 30, 2001, at Area Nursing Home in Colfax.
Edward was born April 13, 1948, in Eau Claire to Wayne and Elizabeth (Brunner) Arntson. He grew up in Colfax and was baptized and confirmed at Colfax Lutheran Church. He was a 1966 graduate of Colfax High School. Ed received an associates degree in accounting from District One Technical Institute and worked as a city manager in city government for most of his life, many of those years where spent in Ladysmith. His passions included camping, fishing, animals, the Packers and his family. But most of all, Ed loved to play cards with anyone who would play with him. When no one was available, he would play solitaire.
Survivors include his son, Andrew (Angela) of Burlington; one daughter, Kimberly (Dean) Voller of Marengo, Ill.; three grandchildren, Jacob, Grant and Jordan; three brothers, John (Pam) of Colfax, Jerry (Betty) of East Troy and Ken of Le Center, Minn.; one sister, Jane (Keith) Hanson of Madelia, Minn.; three nieces; and three nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral services were today, October 2, 2001, at 1 p.m. at Colfax Lutheran Church, with burial in Evergreen Cemetery.
Friends called an hour prior to services at the church.
Sampson Funeral Chapel in Colfax handled arrangements.

Edward Jurgens
MONDOVI -- Edward H. Jurgens, 57, E7283 160th Ave., Mondovi, Wis., died Sunday, September 30, 2001, at his home with his wife by his side.
Edward was born March 22, 1944, in Eau Claire, to Peter and Hazel (Johnson) Jurgens. He married Mary Watkins, May 25, 1981, in Eau Claire.
He hunted and fished for many years with his family and friends. He is dearly loved and will be missed very much.
He is survived by his wife, Mary; daughter, Melisa (Ross) Rongstad; very special granddaughter, Emily Grace; two sisters, Joyce Pahl and Doris (Mike) Bauer; four brothers, Bob (MaryAnn), Norm (Bev), Mike and Bill (Sharon); his "other brother", Mick (Diane) Daniels; many nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents; one nephew, Jim Jurjen; and brother-in-law, John Pahl.
A memorial service will be Wednesday, October 3, 2001, at 2:00 p.m. at Golden Funeral Home, 1405 N. Clairemont Ave., with Rev. Edmund Klimek officiating. Inurnment will be in Town of Peru Cemetery, Meridean, Wis., at a later date.
Friends may call Wednesday one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Golden Funeral Home is serving the family.

Jacqueline Mann
STOUGHTON -- Jacqueline Anne Mann, 78, passed away peacefully on September 28, 2001.
She was born November 28, 1922, in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, to Warren Horace and Ann Marie Mann. She married Marvin D. Selvig in 1942.
Jackie was a loving, caring mother who spent many hours behind the wheel of the family car driving her six children to and from various school and church functions. While living in Eau Claire, she was active in the PTA, raising funds by participating in various musical reviews. She was also a member of the Junior League where her melodious voice was enjoyed by many as she shared her talent taking the lead in musicals sponsored by the Junior League.
Due to her former husbands occupation, she found it necessary to move her large family, frequently, from state to state. She moved to Stoughton, Wisconsin in 1982, and resided at Greenspire Apartments with her many friends. From 1989, until her retirement in 1994, she was known as "The Candy Lady" at Gimbals Department Store, East Towne Mall.
Attending church was a very important part of her life and she especially enjoyed worshiping, with her family, at First Lutheran Church in Stoughton.
Jackie is survived by her six children, Susan (Richard) Albright of Stoughton, Wisconsin, Toni (John) Penny of Dayton, Ohio, Cynthia Clifton and fiancé, Gary Staehli, of Fremont, California, Deborah Shell of Nashville, Tennessee, Lori (Carl) Burchard of Sarasota, Florida, and James (Melly) Selvig of Alamosa, Colorado; grandchildren, Kathy, Daniel, Billy, Laura, Kristine, Matthew, Michael, Jennifer, Jessica, Jenny, Heidi, Melissa, Kristen, Jill, Sid, Mark, Scott, Corey and Melody. The generations continue with 11 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Warren and Anne Mann; sisters, Mildred Hagen Strang and Shirley Johnson; and son, David George.
Jackie has a close knit family and she imparted to them the common thread of unconditional love. Her children are grateful that they were able to spend much of the summer with her.
A memorial service will be held at a later date with a gathering of friends and family.
Memorials can be sent to Hospice Care of Dane County or First Lutheran Church, Stoughton, Wis.
"Wherever you go, whatever you do, we're going to go thru it together"
Olson-Holzhuter-Cress Funeral Home in Stoughton is handling arrangements.

Frederick Scott
Frederick "Fritz" C. Scott, 92, formerly of 429 E. Lexington Blvd., died Sunday, September 30, 2001, at Syverson Lutheran Home.
He was born in Mondovi, Wisconsin, on April 17, 1909, to Harry and Amanda (Hegg) Scott.
He was a graduate of Mondovi High School and attended Eau Claire State Teachers College, graduating in 1931. He was active in college sports at Eau Claire, where he was captain of the basketball team in 1929. Prior to entering college, Frederick had a dance band known as "Fritz Scott and his Arcadians." Frederick married Florence Hanson in Stillwater, Minn., in 1931.
He was a high school History Teacher at Eagle River and Wauwatosa, Wis., for several years and served as education advisor for the Civilian Conservation Corps. Frederick was District Manager for Metropolitan Life Insurance Co., and was a past president of Life Underwriters in Eau Claire. In 1952, they moved to Worthington, Minn., where he was District Manger for Investor Diversified Services. Following his retirement in 1972, they returned to Eau Claire.
Frederick was a member of Eau Claire Lodge 112 F&AM., was a charter member of Lions Club in Eau Claire, and a past president of the Worthington Lions Club.
Survivors include, two daughters, Jacqueline (Douglas) Campbell of Richland, Wash., and Sally (Charles) Erickson of Lenexa, Kan.; six grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; a sister, Mary Jane Ayars of San Marcos, Calif., and sister-in-law, Mary L. Lund of Eau Claire.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Florence in 1986; sister, Mary Magdaline Scott; and four brothers, Harry, James, Arnold and Howard.
Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, October 3, 2001, at Grace Lutheran Church Chapel, with Pastor Lowell Bolstad officiating. Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery.
Friends and relatives may call an hour prior to services Wednesday at the church.
Lenmark-Gomsrud-Linn Funeral Home is serving the family.

James Teigen
GLENWOOD CITY -- James C. Teigen, 53, of Glenwood City, Wis., died Monday, October 1, 2001, at Glenhaven Nursing Home in Glenwood City, Wis.
James was born April 22, 1948, in Menomonie, Wis., to James V. and Lucille (Tiberg) Teigen. Jim attended school in Glenwood City, where he graduated in 1966. He attended U.W. Stout in Menomonie, where he earned a master's degree. Jim served in the U.S. Naval reserves. James married Marie Orjansen on September 6, 1975, at St. John's Catholic Church in Glenwood City. They resided in Glenwood City where he worked for Amsco Industries as a factory rep. Jim enjoyed hunting, fishing and walking his dog. He was a Green Bay Packer Backer.
James is preceded in death by his father, James V. Teigen; father-in-law, Jacob Orjansen; and brother-in-law, Brent Orjansen.
James is survived by his wife, Marie Teigen of Glenwood City; his cat and dog, Ginger and Shakespeare; mother, Lucille Teigen of Glenwood City; brother, Jerry Teigen of New Richmond, Wis.; sister, Debra Snyder and husband, Jeffery of Two Rivers; and mother-in-law, Johanna Iverson of Fargo, N.D. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, October 5, 2001, at St. John's Catholic Church in Glenwood City, with Father Jozef Barszcz officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Friends may call at Everts Funeral Home in Glenwood City on Thursday, October 4, 2001, from 5 to 8 p.m. and one hour prior to services Friday. A prayer service will be held Thursday at 7 p.m.

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