Ethel Mae Numsen, age 72, of Westfield died on Thursday, February 4, 1999 at University Hospital in Madison, WI. She was born on July 26, 1926 in Chicago, IL, the daughter of Frank and Margaret (Skau) Larson.
She married William Numsen in 1952 in Libertyville, IL and he preceded her in death in August of 1971. She was a member of the Church of God of Prophecy in Adams, WI. She had resided in Fox Lake, IL prior to moving to Westfield in 1981.
She is survived by one son, Paul (Dorene) Numsen, Montello; two grandchildren, John and Cullen Numsen; two step-grandchildren, Logan and Lacey Myers; two brothers, Frank Larson, Foster City, Michigan and Harold (Pauline) Larson, Hebron, IL; along with nieces, nephews and other relatives. In addition to her husband, she was also preceded in death by her parents, her son Wayne Numsen in 1986, a brother Edward and three sisters, Margaret, Ruth and Marie.
Funeral services were held at the Steinhaus Funeral Home in Westfield at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 7. Pastor Gerald Mathews officiated. Graveside services were held on Monday at the Westfield East Cemetery. Steinhaus Funeral Home, Westfield, served the family.
With permission from The Marquette County Tribune, February 11, 1999 issue.