Jean G. Stelsel

Jean G. Stelsel, 92, of The
Villages, FL, died Thursday, September 25, 2014 at The Villages.


Jean was born April 19, 1922
in East Orange, NJ the daughter of Stuart and Sylvia Ebert Lawson. Jean
graduated from Shorewood High School and received her bachelor’s degree from
Lawrence University in Appleton.  On
March 9, 1945 Jean married David W. Stelsel in Milwaukee.  Following their marriage the couple resided
in Waupun until they moved to The Villages in 2013.  While residing in Waupun she was an active
member of Holy Trinity Episcopal Church. Jean was a member of Waupun Historical
Society, Waupun Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, and Rock River Country Club.  She collected antiques and enjoyed
crafts.  Jean and Dave enjoyed their
travels in their motor home as well as traveling overseas.  Jean was a current member of St. Mark’s
Episcopal Church in Beaver Dam.


Jean is survived by a
daughter, Mardi (Daniel) Hoffman of The Villages, FL; a son, David W. (Connie)
Stelsel, Jr. of Waupun; five grandchildren: Tricia (Chris) Cremeens, Shane
Hoffman, Ryan (Nicole) Hoffman, David W. (Dana) Stelsel III, and Kirk (Laura)
Stelsel; five great-grandchildren: Caenan and Finley Cremeens, Annabelle and
Piper Hoffman, and Ford Stelsel.


Jean was preceded in death by
her husband, Dave, on April 24, 2014.


A celebration of Jean’s life
will be held Friday, November 7, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mark’s Episcopal
Church in Beaver Dam with Rev. Mary Mail officiating.  Inurnment of cremains will take place at
Forest Mound Cemetery in Waupun.  Friends
and relatives of Jean G. Stelsel may call on the family on Friday at the church
from 10 a.m. until the time of service.


Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home
of Waupun and staff are serving the family. 
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information and to send condolences.