Obit: Staffon, Alvina M. (1896 - 1975)
Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon
Surnames: Staffon, Graf, Harwick, Lynch, Scott, Clark
----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI) 7/10/1975
Staffon, Alvina M. (24 February 1896 – 6 July 1975)
Funeral services were to be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. from the Georgas-Gesche Funeral Home for Mrs. Alvina M. Staffon of Memorial Home, who died Sun day, July 6, at the age of 79. The Rev. Gary Clark of the United Church of Christ was to officiate, and burial was to follow in the Neillsville City Cemetery.
Mrs. Staffon, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Graf, was born February 24, 1896, in Milwaukee and was educated in schools there. Following her January 16, 1929, marriage to Leo Staffon, which took place in Oconomowoc, she worked in Milwaukee for a short time, then moved to Augusta in 1939 and to Neillsville in 1941. She worked in Neillsville and made her home here for the remainder of her life. Mr. Staffon preceded his wife in death in 1970.
A member of the United Church of Christ and of Royal Neighbors Golden Link Camp No. 78, Mrs. Staffon had resided in Memorial Home the past few years.
Survivors include four children, Mrs. Harry (Delores) Harwick and Mrs. Robert (JoAnn) Lynch, both of Neillsville, Mrs. Howard (Betty) Scott of Marshfield and Gilbert Staffon of Neillsville; and seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
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