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Elsie Marie Walstad
Date of Death: February, 28 2016

          Elsie Marie Walstad, 92, Escanaba, passed away peacefully on Sunday February 28, 2016 at the Bishop Noa Home in Escanaba. She was born on February 10, 1924 in Escanaba, the daughter of the late Paul A. and Laura E. (Pederson) Walstad.
          Elsie was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Escanaba and the Scandinavian Lodge. She was a 1943 graduate of Escanaba High School. Elsie worked as a bookkeeper at Escanaba Dairy and at First National Bank. She then took some time off from working to give loving care to her parents, later returning to work as a bookkeeper for Northern Service Bureau. Elsie enjoyed going to Schooner's Restaurant for coffee with her good friends and reading historical fiction books. She resided at Bishop Noa Home from August of 2013.
          She is survived by her sister: Arleen Walstad and special friends: Larry and Pam Boye.
          Elsie was preceded in death by her parents.
          Friends may call from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday March 2, 2016 at the Allo Coolman Funeral Home in Escanaba. A funeral service to celebrate the life of Elsie Walstad will follow visitation at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home with Rev. Judy Kincaid officiating. Elsie will be laid to rest in the Lakeview Cemetery in the spring.
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  • "Arlene, just wanted you to know how sorry we are for your loss. Rick and I were so glad that we could be with you on Sunday am. Our trip to Grand Rapids went well and the roads were without snow. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you on Wednesday. My plans are to be home on the 2nd of April and I will contact you then. Sincerely, Lois"
    -Lois Nelson

  • "Arleen you are in our thoughts and prayers at this very sad time Jan and Bill Redman"
    -Jan Redman

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