Madison
55° F
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
Advertisement

Edna Kuehni

Published On: Apr 25 2014 10:07:16 AM CDT
Updated On: Apr 26 2014 07:12:46 AM CDT

MADISON-Edna G. Kuehni, passed away on Thursday, April 24, 2014, at Heritage in Monona.

She was born on Oct. 19, 1918, in Middleton, the daughter of Jasper and Grace (Bryan) Keller. Edna was united in marriage to Adolph “Whitey” on June 3, 1933. She worked as a nurse at Mendota State Hospital in the 1930’s and later at Jackson Clinic in the Physical Therapy Department. Edna enjoyed golfing, getting a hole in one and playing cribbage and euchre. She was a member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church and ladies aide and was a Sunday school teacher for over 50 years. Edna was a great mom, grandma, great-grandma and great-great-grandma.

She is survived by her daughters, Joyce (Pete) Gilbertson, Janet (Dick) Hustad and Barbara ( Vito) Gervasi; grandchildren, Beth Mayhew, Kari Meyers, Lori Grill, Andy Gilbertson, Sheri Ebert, Grace Sunderlage and Vito Gervasi; great-grandchildren, Melissa Campbell, Paul Meyers, Mia Biddick, Jordan Mayhew, Jaime Hill, Jon Sunderlage, Ryan Ebert, Carly Grill, Jena Sunderlage, Cami Ebert, Ben Grill, Jason Sunderlage, Emily Gervasi and Alex Gervasi; great-great-grandchildren, Olivia Lee, Hayden Campbell, Ian Meyers, Darren Williams, Zoe Meyers, Grayson Biddick, Carter Campbell and Blake Hill; and several nieces, nephews and friends. Edna was preceded in death be her parents; husband, Adolph “Whitey” Kuehni; grandson, Dan Hustad; sisters, Evelyn and Helen; and brothers, Allen and Merle.

Funeral services will be held at HOLY CROSS LUTHERAN CHURCH, 2670 Milwaukee Street, Madison, at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, April 29, 2014, with the Rev. Mark Bartels presiding. Burial will be held at Sunset Memory Gardens. Visitation will be held at the church from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service on Tuesday.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Holy Cross Lutheran Church or to Agrace HospiceCare.

Special thank you to the staff at Heritage and Agrace HospiceCare for all of their care for Edna.

Online condolences may be made at www.gundersonfh.com.

Gunderson East
Funeral & Cremation Care
5203 Monona Drive
(608)221-5420

Advertisement
  • Marysville Pilchuck school shooting 4

    KOMO

    2 dead in school shooting near Seattle, sources say

    A school shooting has been reported at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Washington, about 35 miles north of Seattle.

  • Craig Spencer

    America's Ebola patients

    An American doctor who was working with Ebola patients in Guinea was been diagnosed with the disease after returning to New York. Learn more about him and America's other Ebola victims.

  • Hot peppers

    Karimala/iStock

    Notable food recalls

    A North Carolina producer of peppers and hot sauces is voluntarily recalling 6,215 pounds of fresh serrano chili peppers because some tested positive for salmonella. Here are other notable food recalls that made headlines.

  • jack-o-lantern Halloween pumpkin

    Juliet James/SXC

    Halloween

    Games, recipes, trick-or-treating, scary movies and everything else you need to make your Halloween extra spooky.

  • Politician, politics, debate, election

    iStock / bns124

    Election Coverage

    Get up-to-date on political stories, Reality Check the latest political ads, learn about the candidates and find election results in our special section.

  • Ebola virus pink

    CDC

    Ebola special coverage

    Get the latest news on the Ebola outbreak and resources to help you learn more about the deadly virus.

Advertisement