FLORENCE MARIE SWENSON
Florence M. Swenson 95, Medford, died at her residence on Tuesday, December 16, 2014. She was born on March 20, 1919, in the Township of Knox, the daughter of Alfred and Matilda (Thorbus) Sandquist. She spent her entire life in the Price County area.
She was married to Burdette Swenson on November 30, 1935, in Park Falls. He preceded her in death on August 29, 1989. For many years she was employed at Harley Davidson in Tomahawk prior to her retirement. She made her home in Medford to be near her family.
She is survived by 2 daughters: Gloria (Gene) Krug, Medford, and Sharon Metz-Gengler, Stetsonville, Wi., and by 1 son Michael DC (Vicki) Swenson, Aurora, Colo., by 15 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren, and by 7 great great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, by her husband Burdette, by 2 brothers: George and Ralph Sandquist, by 2 sisters: Alice Swenson and Mable Niskanen, by 1 daughter Delores Bennett, by 1 great grandson Brandon Johnson, and by 3 sons-in-law Harold Lange, Richard Huther and Ron Gengler .
There is no service being planned at this time.
A private family service will be held at a later date.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.heindlfuneralhome.com.
The Heindl Funeral Home, Prentice, is in charge of the arrangements.