Ira Overland, age 78 of Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin died Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at the Golden Living Center in Wisconsin Dells.
Visitation will be held at the Picha Funeral Home in Wisconsin Dells on Tuesday from 11 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. followed by a funeral service at 1:00 P.M. On Wednesday, May 29, 2013 visitation will be held at the United Methodist Church in Cataract, Wisconsin from 1 P.M. until 2 P.M. followed by a prayer service and then process to the Cataract Cemetery.
Ira was born April 14, 1935 in Sparta, Wisconsin the son of Orcutt and Hilda (Johnson) Overland. He served his country in the U.S. Army. In June of 1960 he married Jacqueline Patzer in Madison, Wisconsin. Ira worked at Oscar Mayer in Madison for over 31 years.
Ira is survived by his wife, Jacqueline; sons, Ira C. of Wisconsin Dells and Erik (Misha) of Portage, Wisconsin; a daughter, Robin (Todd Matson) Huggins of Friendship, Wisconsin; a sister, Florence Bladine of Watersmeet, Michigan; 9 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Owen J. and a daughter in law, Kim.