Murdine E. Cecka, Janesville, WI (1923 - 2014)
March 4, 1923 - January 31, 2014
Murdine E. Cecka, age 90, died on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, at Cedar Crest Health Care Center. She was born in Janesville, on March 4, 1923, the daughter of the late Harry and Elsie (Dallman) Schiefelbein, Sr. Murdine graduated from Janesville High School in 1941, and married Norman Julseth on Feb. 9, 1945. She later married Arthur Cecka on March 27, 1971. Murdine was a member of Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church and worked at the former First National Bank in Beloit and Janesville. She enjoyed spending time with her family, her fishing trips to northern Wisconsin, and gardening.
Murdine is survived by her two daughters, Linda (Mike) Ryan of Janesville, and Karen (John) Fuelleman of Grand Rapids, MI; five grandchildren: Bill Ryan, Jon (Tammie Magee) Ryan and Paul (Tonya) Ryan, all of Janesville, Brian (Laura) Fuelleman of Maple Grove, MN, and Jenny (Angelo) Porcari of Rockford, MI; and seven great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husbands; three sisters: Lois Klien, Delores Leeder, and Dorothy Dorn; and two brothers, Donald Schiefelbein and Harry Schiefelbein, Jr.
Private services will be held at Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church. Burial will follow at Milton Lawns Memorial Park.
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