Arlean Marie Stefferud

Arlean Marie Stefferud

Arlean Marie Stefferud, age 93 of Viroqua, died Monday, August 7, 2017.

Arlean was born on June 7,1924 to Albert and Anna (Mittlebach) Larson. On November 21, 1941 she was united in marriage to Berner Stefferud. Together they farmed and raised their children. Eventually, they purchased and operated the John Deere dealership as Stefferud Equipment for many, many years until their son Bruce took over. Arlean continued to help Bruce for quite a few years after that.

Arlean is survived by her children: Maren (Alan) Opsahl, Bruce Stefferud, Kathy (Tom) Colclough and Debra (Richard) Solverson; eight grandchildren: Brad (Lisa), Kari (Dale), Dustin (Liza), Renny (Jody), Ryan (Flora), Britt (Angie), Kristen (Josh), Jason; 12 great-grandchilden; and two great/great-grandchildren. Also surviving is a special niece and nephew Pat Nestor and Tom (Karen) Larson and many relatives and friends.

She is preceded in death by; her parents, her husband Berner in 1985, a son Stephen Stefferud in 2000, and her siblings Delbert Larson, AnnAdel Johnson, Harold

Larson, Sidney Larson, and Helen Hansen.

Funeral Services will be Saturday August 12, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at the Vosseteig Funeral Home in Westby. The Reverend Doctor Stephen Fossum will officiate with burial at Moen Cemetery immediately following the service. Friends may call on the family during a visitation one hour before the service at the Funeral Home or following the burial at a luncheon at the Moen Church.

In lieu of flowers or plants memorials may be directed to the Bland-Bekkedal Center for Hospice Care or to Maplewood Terrace in Arlean’s name.

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The Vosseteig Funeral Home, 708 S. Main St. in Westby, is serving the family.