Wayne E. Halverson

Wayne E. Halverson

Wayne Eugene Halverson, age 82, of Dodgeville, died on Monday, April 16, 2012 at Upland Hills Health following a long illness.

Wayne, one of seventeen children, was born on February 18, 1930 in Dodgeville to Henry and Clara (Skews) Halverson. He served in the U.S. Army from 1951 until 1953. On January 1, 1955, he was united in marriage to Clarice “Annie” Brennum of Dodgeville.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Annie; his parents; two grandchildren, Alisha and Jesse and 12 siblings, Henry, Laverne, Burnell, Victor, Larry, Doral, Keith, Johnny and Ruth Halverson; Dora Kolinski; Shirley Jones and Mary Boyle.

Wayne is survived by six children, Robert (Carmel); Michael (Clarice); Gary (DeAnna); M. Jenann (James) Halverson; Donna (Dale) Lehman and Milan (Lynn); 16 grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren; two brothers, Willy (Cookie) Halverson and Chuck (Marion) Halverson; two sisters, Betty (Herbie) Williams and Alice Jones; a dear friend, Betty Eggers as well as many nieces, nephews and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, April 21, 2012 at the Lulloff-Peterson-Houck Funeral Home in Dodgeville with Pastor Brian Rudesill officiating. Burial will be in East Side Cemetery with Military Honors. Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. and on Saturday after 10:00 A.M.