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Lois E Yealey

Lois E Yealey

February 20, 2013

Lois Yealey, 77, of Mondovi, WI died Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at the American Lutheran Home in Mondovi, WI with her family by her side.  She was born May 3, 1935 in Urne, WI the daughter of Theodore and Gustie (Torgerson) Hageness.  Lois was a Mondovi High School graduate.  She married Andrew F. Yealey on November 14, 1953 at Zion Lutheran Church in Mondovi.  Lois and her husband farmed in Mondovi for many years.

Lois was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.  Her faith was strong to the very end. She enjoyed spending time with her family, gardening, reading, and her church.  Lois was a member of Central Lutheran Church in Mondovi and served in the ladies circles at church for many years.

She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Andrew, of Mondovi, WI; four children, Joan Yealey (Mark Bauer) of Mondovi, WI, Dean (Sue) Yealey of Hudson, WI, Lynne (Russell) Bauer of Chippewa Falls, WI, and Lance (Brenda) Yealey of Mondovi, WI; five grandchildren, Joy Yealey (Adam Ward and his daughter Kendall), Jennifer (Gary) Gollnow, Cherylin Yealey, Brittany Yealey, and Andrew Bauer; two great-grandchildren Grayce and Sophia; brother Theodore (Yvonne) Hageness Jr. of Yuma, AZ;  brother-in-law James (Selma) Bonewald; sister-in-law Diane Hageness and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; infant twin children Jean and John; sisters Orene (Barney) Bloss, Theresa (Russ) Thompson; brothers Kenneth (Gerry), LaVern (Genesse), Jerald and Marvin Hageness; sister-in-law and her husband Patricia (William) Hughes.

Services will be held at Central Lutheran Church on Monday, February 25 at 11:00 a.m. Visitation will be Sunday, February 24 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Kjentvet-Smith Funeral Home in Mondovi.  Friends may also call one hour prior to services at the church on Monday.

Visitation

Visitation will be Sunday, February 24 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Kjentvet-Smith Funeral Home in Mondovi. Friends may also call one hour prior to services at the church on Monday.

Service

Services will be held at Central Lutheran Church on Monday, February 25 at 11:00 a.m