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Wednesday, July 30th, 2014
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 7:19:30, Jul 29th 2014 - KingslandGrad95 - Wow- so you're still going to do your shopping in Iowa to save 50-c ... [Read More]
- 4:02:43, Jul 29th 2014 - wow - Didn't read did you. I live on Iowa border doesn't take anymore had then going ... [Read More]
- 12:15:51, Jul 29th 2014 - kyle - or George Bush ... [Read More]
- 9:02:44, Jul 29th 2014 - notacookoo - WOW, this is the most unconnected rambling yet. It started out nice as ... [Read More]
- 9:21:56, Jul 28th 2014 - RFDvolunteer - Thank you Brett for a good article. I hope people will respond positiv ... [Read More]
- 7:50:52, Jul 28th 2014 - KingslandGrad95 - @wow-so you're willing to spend more on gas money to buy in Iowa wh ... [Read More]
- 11:01:18, Jul 27th 2014 - Eagle - Dear Mr. Bear, I thought to address a few of the issues you bring up. ... [Read More]
- 10:05:23, Jul 27th 2014 - - Exciting. .and welcome to SE Minnesota. Good Luck with your new venture. ... [Read More]
- 1:39:15, Jul 27th 2014 - yes - Spanish books would be GREAT! They don't have any books now at FC and if your c ... [Read More]
- 1:30:09, Jul 27th 2014 - wow - Living on the Iowa border I will do all my shopping in Iowa if they do that! ... [Read More]
Fri, May 16th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Evelyn R. Tousley, 83, of Stone Lake, Wis., formerly of Chatfield and Rochester, died May 7, 2003 at her home.
Evelyn Somsen was born Jan. 15, 1920, in Baldwin, Wis. She attended Baldwin schools and graduated as salutatorian from Baldwin High in 1938. She received her bachelors of science degree in elementary education from River Falls State Teachers College in 1943 and was a member of Sigma Chi Sorority. She taught fourth grade in Rhinelander, Wis. She married Doyle "Tim" Tousley in 1943 in Woodville, Miss., while residing in Baton Rouge, La., where she worked for a lawyer. The couple moved to Brownwood, Texas, where she was a substitute teacher. She moved to Baldwin while her husband was in military service and she taught fifth grade in Barron, Wis. After World War II, they moved to Chatfield and in 1956 moved to Rochester, where she was active in church and school organizations, the Eastern Star, the American Legion Auxiliary and the Communications Workers of America. Surviving are her husband; a son, Thomas (Ann) of Camillus, N.Y.; a daughter, Susan (John) Tibstra of Bemidji, Minn.; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a brother, Donald (Irene) Somsen of Baldwin. She was preceded in death by a sister, a brother and two infant children. The funeral was May 17, 2003 in First Lutheran Church in Hayward, Wis., with the Rev. Carl Bruihler officiating. Burial was in Peace Lutheran Cemetery in Baldwin, Wis.