Elaine R. Pishion

Elaine R. Pishion

Elaine R. (Peterson) Pishion, age 88, of Dodgeville, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Saturday, November 15, 2014 at Bloomfield Health Care & Rehabilitation.

Elaine was born on April 13, 1926 in Stoughton to Leslie and Ruth (Sveum) Peterson. She graduated from Stoughton High School in 1943. Elaine worked various jobs before she married Leonard Pishion on March 12, 1955. She was a stay at home mother with two sons, actively involved in Boy Scouting and outdoor activities. Elaine was a member of Grace Lutheran Church; the American Legion Auxiliary and Dodgeville Eastern Star Chapter 39.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Leslie and Ruth; brothers, Carroll and Johan and a sister, Helen Peterson.

Elaine is survived by her husband, Leonard of 59 years; two sons, Brian (Pamela) Pishion and Brad (Angela), both of Dodgeville; five grandchildren, Alisha; Kyle; Ryan; Charles and Bryanna; five great grandchildren; her sister, Kay Arndt of Brooklyn, WI; special friends, John and Laverna Samuelson and Lois Larson as well as many nieces, nephews and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, November 22, 2014 at Grace Lutheran Church in Dodgeville. Pastor Kenneth L. Schaub will officiate with burial in East Side Cemetery. Friends may call from 4:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. Friday at the Lulloff-Peterson-Houck Funeral Home in Dodgeville where Eastern Services will be held at 8:00 P.M. Friends may also call at the church on Saturday after 10:00 A.M.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Grace Lutheran Church Radio Broadcast or the charity of your choice.