Earleen G. Rasmussen

Earleen G. Rasmussen

MADISON- Earleen G. Rasmussen, age 91, of Madison, passed away on Saturday, July 21, 2012. She was born on Oct. 16, 1920, in Drayton, N.D., the daughter of Albert and Gertrude Slater.

On March 22, 1946, Earleen was united in marriage to Robert Carl Rasmussen in Madison. He preceded her in death on Sept. 29, 1987. Earleen was a member of Bashford United Methodist Church, Masonic Daughters of the Nile and Azba (Widows of Shriners).

She is survived by her two children, Roberta (Don) Taylor and Steven (Lynn) Rasmussen; grandchildren, Mitchell (Synthia) and Joel (Ann Marie Downs) Taylor and Stephanie (Kyle Kopitski) and Dana Rasmussen; and great-granddaughter, Sydney Taylor. Earleen was preceded in death by her husband, Robert; and brothers, Everett, Garnett, Tom and Harold.

Funeral services will be held at GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL HOME, 5203 Monona Drive, Madison, at 2 p.m., on Wednesday, July 25, 2012 with the Rev. Brenda Wingfield presiding. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 1 p.m. until the time of service on Wednesday. Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Park.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to the staffs of Agrace HospiceCare, Meadowmere and Associated Physicians, Dr. Tom Ansfield and her special friend, Helen Falch for their loving care.