Obit: Hagen, Fern (1913 - 1949)

Contact: Ken Wood


----Source: MARSHFIELD NEWS HERALD (Marshfield, Wood Co., Wis.) 04/13/1949; P.8

Hagen, Fern (3 NOV 1913 - 11 APR 1949)

Neillsville, Clark County, Wis. - Funeral services for Fern Metcalf Hagen, 35, Milwaukee, will be held at Georgas Funeral Home at 2 p.m. Saturday. She died at Milwaukee County Hospital at 11 p.m. Monday. Burial will be made in the Neillsville Cemetery, the Rev. Alfred Schewe officiating.

The body will lie in state at the funeral home from Thursday evening until time of services.

Fern Metcalf was born in the town of York, Clark County, Nov. 3, 1913. She received her education in Clark County Schools and lived with her father until her marriage in Dec. 1938.

She moved to Milwaukee about five years ago and was employed there until the week before Christmas, when she became ill. She had been confined to the hospital since that time.

Surviving children include Donna, Milwaukee, and Donald and Glen, Neillsville. Brothers and sisters surviving are Elsie Kaudy, Greenwood; Kenneth and Leon, Neillsville; Mrs. Irene Struensee, Neillsville; and Mrs. Sadie Miller, Milwaukee.

(Follow on in 4/18/1949 Marshfield New Herald)

Funeral services for Fern Metcalf Hagen, 35, Milwaukee, were held at the Georgas Funeral Home at 2 o'clock Saturday afternoon with the Rev. Alfred Schewe officiating. Burial was made in the Neillsville Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Ernest Bird, Frederick Wendt, William Genteman, Joe Struensee, Jr., Rex Krejci, and dale Armitage.

Miss Carole Wang sand, "Rock of Ages," and "Asleep in Jesus." Miss Wang was accompanied at the piano by Miss Fern Naedler.

Among those from out of town attending the services were Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Miller, Donna Metcalf, and Elaine Metcalf, Milwaukee; Mr. and Mrs. John Kaudy, Baraboo; Mr. and Mrs. Allie and Mr. and Mrs. Jake Pauls, Chippewa Falls, and Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Kaudy, Greenwood.



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