"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Thursday, April 17th, 2014
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 10:55:36, Apr 3rd 2014 - Attendee - I do think the meeting went well in terms of sharing information. But also ... [Read More]
- 11:56:59, Apr 2nd 2014 - svtaxpayer - Start the meeting with the same old rehash about how great college class ... [Read More]
- 11:30:55, Mar 28th 2014 - RoryKramer - I couldn't have said it any better. My family has shopped at Willie's f ... [Read More]
- 8:44:51, Mar 26th 2014 - Gunnar Berg - Would that be Henrik's lessor known younger brother "Al"? ... [Read More]
- 1:21:46, Mar 23rd 2014 - REDHORSE51 - EXCELLENT COMMENTARY ON BULLYING, HOWEVER THE AUTHOR STILL SUPPORTS THE ... [Read More]
- 6:23:24, Mar 17th 2014 - about time - About time they start giving tickets to people who park where it days no ... [Read More]
- 5:51:04, Mar 17th 2014 - what? - I guess it depends who you are in this town. I called and talked to the city ... [Read More]
- 4:03:17, Mar 14th 2014 - - Looking for his mom and found this. Randy you will be greatly missed. I loved all ... [Read More]
- 10:21:04, Mar 14th 2014 - Doc - So many winners. ... [Read More]
- 8:58:49, Mar 10th 2014 - dan - Great letter Steve! That is attitude we should be taking, alternatives will be ... [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.