Obit: Stigen, Amelia M. (1905 - 1976)

Contact: Duane Horn


----Source: THORP COURIER (Thorp, Clark County, Wis.) 01/22/1976

Stigen, Amelia M. (5 APR 1905 - 14 JAN 1976)

Mrs. Amelia M. Stigen, 70, route 1, Withee died at 2:45 p.m. Wednesday, January 14th at Victory Memorial Hospital in Stanley.

Services were on January 17th at l p.m. at St. John's Lutheran Church in Withee. Officiating was the Rev. Douglas R. Groenewold, pastor. Burial was made in the Withee Riverside Cemetery.

Born April 5, 1905, in Milwaukee, the former Amelia Widmer attended the Sterling Grade School near Thorp. After her marriage to Frank Stigen on June 18, 1924, at Withee, the couple farmed in the town of Withee. Mr. Stigen died January 26, 1975.

She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church.

Survivors include a son, Gene, route 1, Withee; two brothers, Fred Widmer, Withee and John Widmer, Milwaukee and two grandchildren.

Preceding her in death in addition to her husband, were two brothers and a sister.

Pallbearers were: Larry Stigen, James Ewer, Ed Kalo, Jerry Buss, Fred Widmer and Vernon Wegner.



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