Regina Ligman, 98, Dixon, Ill., a Stevens Point native, sister of four Portage County area residents, died Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015, at Dixon Rehabilitation and Health Center in Dixon, Ill.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1, at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Dixon, Ill., with the Rev. Bernard Sehr officiating. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery in Dixon, Ill.
Visitation will be at the church from 10 a.m. Tuesday until the Mass.
A memorial has been established.
The Jones Funeral Home in Dixon, Ill., assisted with arrangements.
Condolences may be offered online at www.thejonesfh.com.
Mrs. Ligman was born June 20, 1917, in Stevens Point, a
daughter of the late Joseph and Rose (Klesezinska) Blaskey.
She was married to Peter Ligman Oct. 25, 1941, in Stevens
Point. He died Sept. 21, 1982.
She had worked for Purity Mills in Chicago and then moved
with the company in 1945 to Dixon, Ill. She retired in 1981.
She was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church in Dixon
Ill., and the Women of the Moose in Dixon.
Survivors include one daughter, Barbara (Allen Blake) McAlister
Sr., Dixon, Ill.; three sisters, Beatrice Danielski and Theresa Steward, both
of Stevens Point, and Joan (John) Raikowski, Rudolph; one brother, Val
(Jeanette) Blaskey, Custer; two grandchildren; two great-grandsons; and three
sisters-in-law, Neva Ligman, Sacramento, Calif., Paulette Blaskey, Custer, and
Helen Blaskey, Milton.
She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Ray and Greg
Blaskey; and two sisters, Christina Zunker and Germain Blaskey.