Hjordis Mae-Randine Helgestad, age 69 of Onalaska and formerly of Westby, died on Saturday, March 29, 2014 at Gundersen Health System.
She was born on June 17, 1944 to Henry and Mabel (Bjorge) Helgestad. She was baptized and confirmed at Our Saviors Lutheran Church. Hjordis worked for Trane Co. for 40 years and travelled extensively including five trips to Norway. She was a member of: Sons of Norway, Norskedalen, and Embroiders Guild where she enjoyed making and sharing her Hardanger. She always enjoyed participating in Westby’s Syttende Mai celebration and working on genealogy.
She is survived by cousins, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Our Saviors Lutheran Church in Westby. Pastor John Dumke will officiate with burial in the Our Savior’s Cemetery. Friends may call at the church on Thursday after 10 a.m.
The Vosseteig Funeral Home of Westby is serving the family.