Dolores Ann Salmon, age 81, of New Lisbon, and formerly of Janesville, died at her home on Tuesday, July 1, 2014. She was the daughter of Walter and Ethel (Gerber) Swanson and was born on Feb. 6, 1933, in Janesville, WI. She was raised in the Janesville area and graduated from Janesville High School in 1951. She attended the Methodist Hospital School of Nursing in Madison and became a Registered Nurse. Dolores later became a teacher for nursing at the Janesville School of Nursing and at Blackhawk Technical College. She was united in marriage to Robert W. Salmon on May 23, 1959, in Janesville. They lived in Janesville until they retired and moved to New Lisbon in 1990. She enjoyed, cookbooks, cooking, canning, and going fishing.
Dolores is survived by her husband, Robert of New Lisbon; 2 sons, Steven (Lou Ann) Salmon of Eagle River, WI, and David Salmon of Van Alstyne, TX; 3 grandchildren; 1 great grandchild; and 2 sisters, Arlene (Claude) Rogan of Hales Corners, WI, and Shirley (Jack) Burg of Cedar Park, TX. She was preceded in death by her parents, and brother, Charles Swanson.
A Visitation for family and friends will be held at the HARE FUNERAL HOME, 217 W. Pearl St., New Lisbon on Tuesday, July 8, 2014, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at 3:00 p.m. at SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, 1800 E. Racine St., Janesville. A visitation will be held from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. at SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME. Burial will follow in Bethel Cemetery, Center Township, WI.