Sylvia Eveland, age 82, passed away at her home in Mazomanie on Sunday, February 16, 2014 surrounded by her loving family after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease.

She was born August 2, 1931 in Barneveld WI. Sylvia was united in marriage to Louis Eveland on January 25, 1958. He preceded her in death on September 16, 2011.

She graduated from Barneveld High School Class of 1950. Sylvia enjoyed playing cards, fishing trips, country music, and trips to Walmart with her daughter, spending time with her family and friends. She will be remembered for her spunky swagger and laughter.

She is survived by her children, Darcy Warner, Mazomanie, Cyndie Wirts, Sauk City, Lester (Rocio) Eveland, Middleton; grandchildren, Heather (Colin), David (Diana), Alona (Dave), Kaleb, and Kane (Sabrina); great-grandchildren, Dalton; brother Alvin Duerst; sister Rosemary Grasslin; she is further survived by other relatives and many friends. In addition to her husband, she was preceded by her parents and a son Marvin.

A funeral service will be held on Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 11:00 am at Midland United Methodist Church, Mazomanie. A visitation will be held at the church on Wednesday, February 19, 2014 from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm and one hour prior to the service on Thursday.

Sylvia’s family would like to thank Judy Eveland for her wonderful care.