Doris M. Dignan

Doris M. Dignan

Madison – Doris M. Dignan, born December 29, 1926, passed away January 15, 2018.

Preceded by her husband of 62 years, Frank A. Dignan; parents, Clarence and Grace (Sontag) Lovdahl, formerly of Wautoma, WI; and brother Andrew, formerly of Madison.

Doris is survived by loving children, Mary (Steve) Hustad of Eden Prairie, MN, and John (Peggy) Dignan of Worthington, OH; grandchildren, Jason, Dana, Jaclyn, Elizabeth and Tim; sister, Jean Liling of New York, and many other relatives and friends.

Doris graduated with a BS from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and later devoted her time to raising her two children. She was an avid bridge player, and loved to travel to unusual destinations, having visited six continents.

Memorial service will be held Friday, January 19 at 11:00 a.m., with visitation at 10:00 a.m. and lunch immediately following the service, at BETHANY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 3910 Mineral Point Road, Madison.

Doris was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother and friend, and will be truly missed.

If so desired, memorials may be made in Doris’s honor to Bethany United Methodist Church or Agrace Hospice, 5395 East Cheryl Parkway, Fitchburg, WI 53711.

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