HALES CORNERS -- Lawrence O. "Larry" Dewitz, 77, found peace Nov. 4,
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
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
Hartson Funeral Home in Hales Corners is handling arrangements.
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
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
Frances W. (Pierce) Kurth, 91, 213 Fulton St., died Sunday at Sacred
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
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
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
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
Fuller-Speckien Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
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, 53, Eau Claire, died at his home Monday, December
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
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 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
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
Friends may call Thursday at the church one hour prior to the service.
Smith Funeral Chapel is assisting the family.
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
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
Lenmark-Gomsrud-Linn Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
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)
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
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.
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
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 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.
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
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
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
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
In lieu of flowers, Dorothy's family requests memorial contributions
in her memory.
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.
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
Golden Funeral Home is serving the family.
STOUGHTON -- Jacqueline Anne Mann, 78, passed away peacefully on September
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 "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.,
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
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.
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.