Tuesday, April 30, 2013


AGE:  72

ADDRESS:  127 E. Black hawk Ave. Stetsonville; Village of Stetsonville Resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH:  11:40 A.M. Monday, April 29 at his residence surrounded by his loving family and under the care of Hope Hospice

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: 11:00 A.M. Friday, May 3 at the Zion Ev. Lutheran Church, Stetsonville

OFFICIATING:  Rev. James Babler

INTERMENT:  Zion Ev. Lutheran Church Cemetery, Stetsonville

VISITATION:  9:00 A.M. until the time of services at 11:00 A.M. Friday, May 3 at the Zion Ev. Lutheran Church, Stetsonville

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: December 28, 1940 in Medford

EDUCATION: Attended Medford Area Schools

MARRIAGE: July 29, 1961 at Zion Lutheran Church, Gilman to Darlene J. Berg

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: After school he worked on various farms and did woodswork for a number of years. Ervin then worked at Stone Container in North Chicago until moving to the Stetsonville area in 1971. He worked at Packaging Corporation of America in Colby until his retirement in 2008. Ervin enjoyed working in the woods, camping, fishing, deer hunting, watching the Green Bay Packers, building bird houses and feeding the birds. Most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. 

MEMBER OF:  Zion Ev. Lutheran Church, Stetsonville

SURVIVING SPOUSE: Darlene J. Walworth of Stetsonville

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Roger Walworth of Medford, Ricky Walworth of Stetsonville, Debbie (Mike) Hana of Medford and Gary (Lisa) Walworth of Stetsonville


GRANDCHILDREN: 10:  Tasha (Cody) Neitzel of Stetsonville, Hanna (Special Friend Justin) Rohland of Medford, Natalia (Devin) Draeger of Medford, Joshua Walworth of Eau Claire, Nathan Hana of Medford, Christopher Hana of Medford, Cordell Walworth of Stetsonville, Dylan Walworth of Stetsonville, Ashley (Special Friend Nick) Bucki of Medford and Casey (Special Friend Jordan) Bucki of Medford

GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN:  Keegan, Brialynn, Cryndalin, Emma, Eva, Eli, Otto and Kason      

SURVIVING BROTHER/SISTERS: Donald (Ardella) Walworth of Gilman, Evelyn (Herbert) Messman of Medford and Lois (Galen) Messman of Medford

BROTHERS/SISTERS DECEASED: Robert and Joseph Walworth, Betty Walworth

DECEASED FATHER: Homer G. Walworth

DECEASED MOTHER:  Mary J. Walworth (Maiden Name: Mathias)

PALLBEARERS: Honorary: Tasha Neitzel, Hanna Rohland, Natalia Draeger, Ashley and Casey Bucki
Active: Joshua, Cordell and Dylan Walworth, Nathan and Christopher Hana and Earl Berg

OTHER INFORMATION:  In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Ervin’s family to be designated at a later date
Hemer Funeral Homes of Medford and Rib Lake is assisting the family with arrangements
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