Alma Margaret Jordahl Boesewetter, 104, formerly of Radford, VA, passed away Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at her assisted living home in Danville, CA. She was born on March 23, 1913 to the late Amund and Gertrude Jordahl at the family farm in DeForest, WI. She leaves to cherish her memory her daughter, Dianne Temkin of Danville, CA; son, Carl Boesewetter and wife, Joan, of Tucson, AZ; 7 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren; and a host of relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Chester Boesewetter, her parents, her daughter Jean Colburn, her sisters Sadie Blakely, Myrtle Scalissi and Sylvia Manthe and brother Ivan Jordahl.
She and her husband Chester married in Madison, WI in 1936. They lived in Downers Grove, IL, Erie, PA, and settled in Radford, VA in 1960 with the relocation of Inland Motors. She worked in tax preparation, was active with the bridge club and with many civic organizations. They were members of Christ Lutheran Church.
Private services for the family will be held in Danville, CA. She will be interred with her husband in Wisconsin. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
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