Obituaries – Larson Funeral Homes, Fennimore WI and Montfort WI

Dorothy Doan

Dorothy Doan, age 84 of Prairie du Chien and formerly of Fennimore, died on Wed. August 27, 2014 at the Fennimore Good Samaritan Society.  Dorothy was born on June 26, 1930 in Werley, WI the daughter of J. Leonard and Monica (Meinertz) Fry.  She married Royce Doan on July 17, 1948. Following graduation from Fennimore High School, Dorothy worked as an operator at the Fennimore Telephone Company. After her marriage to Royce, Dorothy did the bookkeeping for her husband’s fuel oil business until their retirement. She enjoyed spending her winters in Florida and her summer months at their home on the river in Prairie du Chien. Dorothy enjoyed cheering on the Badgers and Packers, getting together with family and friends. She especially looked forward to her visits with her children, read more.. - Leave Condolences

Elizabeth E. “Betty” Soman

Betty Soman

Elizabeth Emma “Betty” Soman age 99 years of Dodgeville, WI, formerly of Montfort and Green Bay, WI passed away Tuesday, August 26, 2014. Betty was born October 10, 1914 in Algoma, Wisconsin, the daughter of Fred and Emma (Leiberg) Wedewart. She graduated in 1930 from Green Bay’s West High School, attended Business College in Green Bay, and worked in sales and accounting for Kaap’s Bakery and Candy Shop in downtown Green Bay. In 1937 Betty spent three months traveling via Route 66 with her aunt and cousin as they toured the Southern and Western United States, and wintered in Pasadena, California.  It inspired a lifelong love of travel. In 1941 she was united in marriage to Walter C. Soman in Green Bay where he worked with Findisen -Greiser Funeral Home. In 1959 she and Walter read more.. - Leave Condolences

Robert “Bob” D. Andrews

Bob Andrews

Fennimore, WI-Robert “Bob” D. Andrews, age 78 died on Saturday morning Aug. 23, 2014 at Finley Hospital in Dubuque, IA. Bob was born on Feb. 19, 1936 in Patch Grove the son of Harry and Evelyn (Fullbright) Andrews. He was united in marriage to Charlotte Welsh on June 26, 1955 in Boscobel. Bob graduated from Boscobel High School and went to work driving a route for Sunbeam. He was then employed at John Deere of Dubuque as a machinist for 30 years until his retirement in 1991. Bob Andrews truly enjoyed life. He adored his family and enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren. Bob loved traveling to various places especially going to Las Vegas, and his annual fishing trip to Hayward. He also liked cooking, playing cards, golfing, family reunions, scratch offs, and was an read more.. - Leave Condolences

Sarah Wilberta Ogden

Sarah Ogden

Rewey, WI – Sarah Wilberta Ogden, age 95, died on Thursday afternoon August 21, 2014 at Manor Care in Platteville. She was born on Sept. 2, 1918 in Knox, Indiana, the daughter of Roy and Anna (Kline) Hibray. Sarah met and married the love of her life, Cecil Ogden on March 6, 1937 in Martin, South Dakota. Sarah and Cecil made their living while raising their family on the farm. She was a very hard worker along with being an awesome “Mom”. Sarah was a wonderful baker, who also enjoyed working in the garden, canning, sewing, quilting, crocheting and reading her bible. Being a nurturing mother and grandmother, Sarah also sponsored numerous children through the Christian Relief Fund. Sarah was an active member of the Livingston Free Methodist Church where she was the church treasurer for read more.. - Leave Condolences

Brian L. Meiners

Brian Meiners

Brian L. Meiners, age 45 of Fennimore, died on Wed. July 16, 2014 at Meriter Hospital in Madison due to complications of a long illness.  Brian was born on August 20, 1968 in Waukesha, WI the son of Gary and Carolyn (McCollough) Meiners.  He married Robin Weist on Aug. 13, 1988 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Fennimore. Following graduation from Waukesha North High School in 1986, Brian and Robin lived, worked, and raised a family in the Milwaukee area for 17 years.  In 2004, they moved to Fennimore where Brian was employed at World of Variety for the past 10 years until his recent health complications.   Brian loved spending time with his children and grandsons, and his three dachshund, especially Buster.  Brian also enjoyed attending Fennimore High School sporting events, going to read more.. - Leave Condolences

Elna “Tootie” L. Lundell

Elna Lundell

Livingston, WI- Elna “Tootie” L. Lundell, age 87 went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Wed. July 16, 2014. Elna was born on March 8, 1927 at home in Marcus, IA the daughter of Christian & Agnes (Anderson) Nielsen, immigrants from Denmark. She was united in marriage to Howard Bert Lundell on July 5, 1946 in Marcus, IA. They moved from northwest Iowa to a farm in Livingston in the summer of 1968. Elna worked at U.W. Platteville as a textbook librarian for 25 years. Elna became a believer in Jesus Christ at the young age of 11 while attending the Danish Lutheran Church in Marcus, IA. She always looked for ways to serve her Lord. After moving to Wisconsin she became a member of the Livingston United Methodist Church. Believing in the importance of the church, she read more.. - Leave Condolences

Nathan Martin Sensenig

Lancaster- Nathan Martin Sensenig, age 9, died unexpectedly in a farm accident on Thursday July 10, 2014 at his residence in rural Lancaster.  Nathan was born on Sept. 5, 2004 in Liberty Township, Grant Co., WI the son of Daniel N. and Elva B. (Martin) Sensenig. Nathan is survived by his parents, five brothers; Harvey Ray, John Earl, Jerome, Sylvan, and Dwayne, two sisters; Lorene and Elvina, all at home, paternal grandparents Aaron and Arlene Sensenig of East Earl, PA, and maternal grandparents Harvey and Martha Martin of New Holland, PA. A funeral service will be held at 9:30 A.M. on Monday July 14, 2014 at the Willow Branch Church in Lima Township, Grant Co., WI.  Burial will be in the Willow Branch Mennonite Cemetery.  A visitation will be held from 2:00 P.M – 4:00 P.M. and from read more.. - Leave Condolences

Jerry D. Ketterer

Jerry Ketterer

Fennimore – Jerry D. Ketterer, age 76, died unexpectedly on Thursday morning July 3, 2014 at his residence in rural Fennimore.  Jerry was born on May 23, 1938 in Lancaster, WI the son of Donald and Mildred (Riggs) Ketterer.  He married Marilyn Kreul on Aug 31, 1957 at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Fennimore. Jerry farmed and lived in Hickory Grove Township his entire life.  He first took over his family farm at the age of 17 following the untimely death of his father.  In 1962,   they moved to Marilyn’s family farm which they later sold to their son Doug.  He truly loved farming, working the land, and his John Deere Tractors. Jerry visited the farm daily and was always willing to lend a helping hand.  When not busy on the farm, Jerry loved going for leisurely rides throughout the read more.. - Leave Condolences

Mary C. Mueller

Mary Mueller

Montfort, WI-Mary C. Mueller, age 92 died on Saturday June 28, 2014 in Dodgeville, WI. Mary was born on Oct. 10, 1921 in Chicago, IL the daughter of Paul & Helen (Magiera) Pasek. She was united in marriage to Robert J. Mueller on Oct. 5, 1946. Mary & Robert resided in Chicago, IL until his retirement and moved to Montfort in the late 1970’s. Mary loved living in the country, which reminded her of her childhood and her Polish heritage. She was a dedicated wife and adored her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Mary loved spending time with her family and enjoyed lending a helping hand throughout their years. Mary was a wonderful cook and baker and liked to share all of her Polish dishes with her family. Her dedication to her Lord and family will forever read more.. - Leave Condolences

Liam John Hageman

Fennimore – Liam John Hageman, newborn son of Bill and Ruby Hageman, went to his heavenly home on Wednesday June 18, 2014.  Liam was born on Wednesday morning, June 18, 2014 at Grant Regional Health Center in Lancaster. Liam is survived by his loving parents Bill and Ruby (Lambojon) Hageman of Fennimore, maternal grandmother Yolanda Lambojon of the Philippines, paternal grandparents Julius and Betty Hageman of Dyersville, IA and many special aunts, uncles, and cousins. Liam was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather Lucio Lambojon, and paternal grandmother Shirley Hageman. Services will be held at 1:30 P.M. on Friday afternoon June 20, 2014 at the Larson Family Funeral Home in Fennimore with burial to follow in St. Mary’s Catholic Church Cemetery. Father Miguel Galvez will read more.. - Leave Condolences