Dorothy May Monson, 87 of Sheldon passed away on Monday, August
20, 2018 at the Ladysmith Care and Rehab Center under the care of
Hope Hospice. She was born on May 8th, 1931 in the Town of
Woodland, Sauk County, to Fred and Lois (Urban) Manglos. Dorothy
graduated from Wonewoc High School in 1949. She later worked at the
battery factory located in Wonewoc, Wisconsin.
On November 8, 1958 Dorothy married Harold “Bud” Monson.
Together they farmed in Jump River, Wisconsin. Dorothy was a
member of the Presbyterian Church of Jump River. She spent many
years as a Sunday school teacher. Dorothy was also a member of the
Smith Settlement Ladies Aid and a missionary aid of Jump River.
Dorothy is survived by her husband, Harold, four children, Teresa
(Scott) Day, Dennis (Eileen) Monson and Lawrence (Carol) Monson all
of Jump River and Ronald (Kara) Monson of Alameda, California, 8
grandchildren, Sarah, Nathan, Amanda, Chelsea, Samantha,
Stephanie, Cayce and Katelynn, seven great grandchildren, Connor,
Cora, Brycen, Aurora-Jean, Logan, Maya and Naomi. She is preceded
in death by her parents and 3 brothers, Roy, Duane and Orval
Funeral services will be at 11AM on Friday, August 24, 2018 at the
Jump River Community Center with Rev. Joey Olsen officiating with
burial to follow in Mount Nebo Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8 PM
on Thursday at the Gilman Funeral Home and Friday morning one
hour prior to services at the Community Center.