Helen T. Krizan, 92, formerly of Cornell and Sheldon, died Tuesday, March
21, 2017 at Country Terrace-Bloomer under the care of Heartland Hospice.
She was born on August 12, 1924 in Elroy, WI area to the late Knut and
Hilda (Halverson) Knutson. She grew up there and married Andrew Krizan
on June 11, 1949 in Fountain Lutheran Church, Elroy. The couple farmed
and raised their family south of Sheldon.
She is survived by her children, Sharon (Herman) Viegas of Bloomington,
MN, Sandy (Neil) Marthaler of Athens, Ken (Terri) Krizan of Portage, Dennis
(Beverly) Krizan of Cottage Grove, Mark (Lynn) Krizan of Oregon, WI,
Diane Krizan of Chicago, IL and Judy (Dennis) Ewer of Eau Claire, 15
grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren, a sister, Cora Preuss of Sparta and
a brother, Robert Knutson of Florida. Helen is preceded in death by her
husband, Andrew (9-11-16), her parents, a granddaughter, Marissa Ewer,
a great grandson, Maddox Krizan and 3 sisters, Katherine Schultz, Mildred
Schultz and Eva Kozuszek.
A funeral will be at 11AM on Friday, March 24th at Trinity Lutheran
Church-Sheldon, Rusk County, WI with Reverend Doctor Gary Paul
officiating. Burial will follow in the Donald Cemetery. Visitation will be from
9:30AM until time of service Friday at the Church. Plombon Funeral
Service-Gilman assisted the family with arrangements.