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Evelyn V. Kadlec

June 18, 1919 - November 18, 2012

Obituary


Evelyn Kadlec, age 93, of Hayward, WI passed away on Sunday, November 18, 2012 at Sunset Senior Home in Hayward.

Evelyn was born June 18, 1919 in Duluth, MN the daughter of John and Victoria (Swenson) Carlson. She graduated from Central High School in Duluth. On October 3, 1942 Evelyn was joined in marriage to Elmer Kadlec in Oregon. After Elmer returned from service in WWII they moved to Stone Lake, WI where they purchased a dairy farm that they operated together for many years. Evelyn also worked at the Northern Lakes Coop restaurant...

Evelyn Kadlec, age 93, of Hayward, WI passed away on Sunday, November 18, 2012 at Sunset Senior Home in Hayward.

Evelyn was born June 18, 1919 in Duluth, MN the daughter of John and Victoria (Swenson) Carlson. She graduated from Central High School in Duluth. On October 3, 1942 Evelyn was joined in marriage to Elmer Kadlec in Oregon. After Elmer returned from service in WWII they moved to Stone Lake, WI where they purchased a dairy farm that they operated together for many years. Evelyn also worked at the Northern Lakes Coop restaurant in Hayward as a waitress for 15 years. Evelyn enjoyed trips to the casino, traveling, gardening, canning, cooking and spending time with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Evelyn is survived by her children, John "Jack" (Janice) Kadlec of St. Croix Falls, WI, James (Jeanne) Kadlec of Ham Lake, MN, Kathleen "Kitti" (Archie) Orchel of Mountain, WI, Darlene Kadlec of Milwaukee, WI; five grandchildren, Jody (Carrie) Kadlec of Dayton, MN, JoAnn (Scott) Holmberg of Frederic, WI, Jason (Tiffany) Kadlec of Blain, MN, Justin (Sue) Kadlec of Big Lake, MN and Joshua Kadlec of Bethel, MN; seven great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Elmer; one son, Richard; two sisters, Ellen Thorberg and Ruth Daly; and one brother, Ray Carlson.

A memorial service will be held for Evelyn at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, November 26, 2012 at the Anderson-Nathan-Koerpel Funeral Home in Hayward. A time of visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Interment will be in the Greenwood Cemetery in Hayward.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to the Stone Lake Fire Department.