Jean Wiedenmann

Jean Lenore Wiedenmann, 88, of Monona died Monday, March 16, 2020 at Northgate Care Center in Waukon. A Private Memorial Graveside Service will be at a later date.

Jean was born November 1, 1931 on the family farm near Waterville to Ben and Hulda Kolsrud. She was baptized and confirmed at Old East Paint Creek Lutheran Church in Waterville. Jean was a member of Faith Lutheran N.A.L.C. Church in Monona.

June 3, 1950, Jean was united in marriage with Charles L. Wiedenmann at the Old East Paint Creek Lutheran Church, Waterville. They made their home on the family farm south of Monona, where they farmed for 35 years before moving to Monona. Three children were born to this union, Garry, Kent and Lori.

Upon moving to their home in Monona, Jean was an employee of Monona Transformer for two years, 10 years at Waukon Northern Engraving as an inspector and for 13 years at the MFL School lunchroom. In her spare time Jean enjoyed sewing, knitting, doing crossword puzzles and reading.

Jean is survived by her children, Garry, Kent and Lori (Jim) Spratt; her granddaughter, Jamie (Lonnie) Lightfoot; three great-grandsons, Caden Stuckman, and Carter and Cael Lightfoot; three grandsons, Tyler (Alexandra) Spratt, and Forrest and Colton Wiedenmann; her granddaughters, Tara (Aaron) Hendricks, Danielle (fiancé Brean Roman) Spratt and Kalysta Wiedenmann; her great-granddaughters, Wyatt Rose and Monroe Ruth; her brother, Bernard Kolsrud; her sister-in-law, Hazel Kolsrud; and many nieces and nephews.

Preceding Jean in death were her husband, Charles; her parents; two brothers, John (Betty) and Lloyd Kolsrud; two sisters, Caryl (Elmer) and Lila (Ken); and a sister-in-law, Lorna Kolsrud.

Leonard-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Monona is assisting the family with arrangements.

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