|2/11/2020 11:43:00 AM|
Jones, Alice L. (Halverson)
Alice L. (Halverson) Jones, age 91, of Monroe, formerly of Dodgeville, died on Sunday, February 9, 2020 at Pleasant View Nursing Home in Monroe following a brief illness. Alice was born on June 16, 1928 in Jonesdale, one of 17 children of Henry and Clara (Skews) Halverson. She married Vernon Harris Sr. in 1946. They parted in 1958. Later in life, Alice became a caregiver for Roy Wilberger. They lived in Seattle, WA and enjoyed traveling much of the United States and Canada. They moved back to Dodgeville in 1990. Alice enjoyed following many sports teams including the Badgers, Packers and Brewers. She enjoyed playing baseball with her siblings while growing up and had her own Softball team in Dodgeville later on. She enjoyed deer hunting in her younger years. Her house was always well decorated, spotless and well organized and surrounded by flowers. Alice liked to follow the latest fashion trends and was quick to try something new.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a two year old daughter, Sherry Harris; 15 siblings, Henry, Laverne, Burnell, Victor, Larry, Doral, Keith, Johnny and Ruth Halverson; Dora Kolinski; Shirley Jones; Mary Boyle; Wayne; Willy and Betty Williams; her former husband, Vern Harris and her friend, Roy Wilberger.
Alice is survived by six sons, David (Julie) Harris of Argyle; Steve (Gloria) Harris of Sidney MT; Gary Harris of Monticello; Bob (Teri) Harris of Sidney, MT; Vern (Jo) Harris of Monroe and Rocky (Cathy) Roberts of Elizabeth Town, KY; three daughters, Brenda Roberts of Pasadena, TX; Angela (Kevin) Smith of Edwards, MO and GiGi Porter of Emporia, KS numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren; a brother, and Chuck (Marion) Halverson of Madison; as well as many nieces, nephews and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 12:00 Noon on Saturday, February 15, 2020 at the Lulloff-Peterson-Houck Funeral Home in Dodgeville. Gary Halverson will officiate with burial in East Side Cemetery. Visitation will be on Saturday beginning at 10:30 A.M. The Lulloff-Peterson-Houck Funeral Home is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.houckfuneralhomes.com