Wilma Henriksen

Henriksen, Wilma A.

Wilma A. Henriksen, 94, of Friendship, Wisconsin, passed away on January 22, 2013, at the Villa Pines Living Center in Friendship, Wisconsin.

Due to her request no services will be held.

Wilma was born February 15, 1918, in Mower County, Minnesota, to Lincoln and Lula (Campbell) Strand.

Her family moved to Strongs Prairie where she grew up. She married Henry Henriksen on June 14, 1936, in Austin, Minnesota. They had one daughter, Donna and in 1938 they moved to Chicago, returning to Friendship in 1945.

Wilma was a member of the Arkdale Trinity Lutheran Church and the Cottonville Homemakers Club.

She was a volunteer at the Tomah VA Hospital.

Wilma was very proud of being a grandma, great-grandma and great-great grandma.

She enjoyed visiting friends at Villa Pines, crafts, embroidery and selling Avon.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Henriksen; parents, Lincoln and Lula Strand; sister, Vernell Weber and sister, Dorothy Olsen;

Survivors, daughter, Donna Pease of Delavan, Wisconsin; grandson, Donald (Kimberly) Bottensek of Delavan, Wisconsin; grandson, Daniel (Patti) Bottensek of Friendship, Wisconsin; granddaughter, Deneen (Gary) Sumiejski of Delavan, Wisconsin; grandson, David (Kristen) Pease of Delavan, Wisconsin; five great-grandchildren, Jennifer (Jeremy Armstrong), Daniel (Krista), Dustin (Nicole), Danielle and Degarya; five great-great-grandchildren, Dominik, Natalie, Mason, Lillyann and Leeum; sister, Verniece Wesely of Adams, Wisconsin; sister, Willetta Tolley of Adams, Wisconsin; one step-great-grandson, Jason (Kim); one step-great-granddaughter, Sarah; three step-great-great-grandchildren, Dominck, Bentley and Bella; further survived by several nieces and nephews.

Roseberry's Funeral Home is assisting the family. Visit www.roseberrys.com for online condolences and further information.

Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on Jan. 24, 2013