MADISON – Gerald R. Tollefson, age 86, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012. The first of three children, Gerald was born in Madison on April 22, 1926, to Halver and Grace Tollefson. Gerald served in the Navy on a PT Boat for 26 months. He worked various jobs throughout the years before retiring for the Bock Corporation in December of 2000.
Gerald is survived by a brother, Roger Tollefson; a nephew, Mark Tollefson; great-nephew, Sean Tollefson; and sister-in-law, Dolores Tollefson. He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Duane; and a half sister, Marian Wallin.