Grace Cerveny, 98, formerly of Junction City, died Saturday,
Nov. 19, 2016, at Bethel Center in Arpin.
Per her wishes, there will be no services.
Donations may be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church in
Hansen-Schilling Funeral Home in Marshfield assisted with
arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.hansenschillingfuneralhome.com.
Ms. Cerveny was born Jan. 31, 1918, in the town of Milladore,
a daughter of the late James and Emma (Becker) Cerveny. She attended Carey
School in the town of Green Valley in Marathon County.
She farmed in the town of Eau Pleine in Portage County with
Philip Oleson until the early 1970s. They retired to a home on the Eau Pleine
Flowage. He died Jan. 22, 1978.
She worked at the DuBay Cranberry Company and the Knowlton
Canning Factory. She retired to the Morgan Manor in Junction City until
entering the Bethel Center Nov. 24, 2008.
Survivors include one sister, Joyce (Louis) Wilt,
Marshfield; one nephew, Jim (Wendy) Wilt, Cumberland; one niece, Emily (Ron)
Tews, Hot Springs, Ark.
She was also preceded in death one sister, May Przybylski.