Lila Hagens

Lila Hagens

COLUMBUS—Lila Hagens, age 80, passed away on Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at Praire Ridge Health, Columbus.

She was born on July 18, 1940 to James and Selma (Schliewe) Ward in Rolling Prairie, Wisconsin. She was a graduate of Fall River High School. Lila was married to Gerald “Gerry” Hagens on April 8, 1961 in Doylestown and together had two daughters. She was an Avon representative for more than 25 years. She loved gardening, spending time with family and her beloved pets. She was a member of Faith Lutheran Church, Columbus.

Survivors include her two daughters Kaylen (Mike) Hoerstmann of Sun Prairie and Kristin (Butch) Behrendt of Randolph; four grandchildren Mitchell (Alex) Cooper, Ashley (Jordan) Hardy, Megan Hoerstmann, Nick Hoerstmann; three great grandchildren Lydia Hardy, Vanessa and Samuel Cooper, a sister Nancy North; other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; Gerry, three brothers; William, Eugene and Delyle, one sister; Fern, a son-in-law, Todd Cooper.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M., with visitation beginning at 9:30 A.M., on Friday, June 11, 2021 at FAITH LUTHERAN CHURCH, Columbus. Rev. Jane Crawford will officiate. Interment will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Beaver Dam.

Memorials may be directed to Dodge County Humane Society. Please share your online condolences at

Jensen Funeral & Cremation

Columbus 920-623-5850