Florence Wiegert, age 97 of Winsted, died Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2004 at St. Mary’s Care Center, Winsted.
She was the daughter of Florence Vale and Oscar Anderson.
Florence was joined in marriage to William Wiegert Sept. 10, 1933, on her father’s farm in Iona. The couple lived in many places during their lifetime including Iona, Slayton, Pipestone, and Delano. William worked in a butcher shop all his life.
Florence was preceded in death by her husband, William, in July 1973; her sons: James in May 1942, and Dwight in June 1949; and granddaughters: Donna in November 1961, and Debra in April 2002.
She is survived by two brothers, Orval and Theodore; three sons, Dale, Bruce, and Wade; two daughters, Arletta of Las Vegas, Nev., and Janis of Baltimore, Md.; 14 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.
Memorial services were Saturday, Oct. 30, at 1 p.m. at the Delano United Methodist Church. She will be laid to rest in Delano Cemetery, next to her husband.