Winifred Ticknor, Janesville (2014)
January 19, 2014
Winifred Ticknor, age 97, a resident of Milton Senior Living, died there Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014. She was born in Alden, IL, the daughter of Fred and Cora (Newman) Rector. Winifred married Kenneth Ticknor on Dec. 24, 1935, in Wisconsin Rapids, WI. He preceded her in death on Sept. 19, 1978. She had been employed as a clerk at Ben Franklin for many years and was a member of Asbury United Methodist Church. Winifred loved to dance and was active at the Janesville Senior Center.
Winifred is survived by her two children, James (Sandra) Ticknor of Cecil, WI, and Sue (Richard) Kruckenberg of Hayward; four grandchildren: Tammy (Bob) Clapper of Milton, Jay (Sara) Ticknor of Grantsburg, WI, Dan (Karri) Kruckenberg of Clinton, and Kris (Aaron) Worden of Green Bay; 10 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; two brothers, Harry and Frank Rector; and four sisters: Marie Olson, Laura Steinmetz, Arlene Chapin, and Geneva Amerpohl.
Private Family Memorial services will be held on Saturday, May 17, 2014, at FASSETT CEMETERY, Edgerton, with Rev. Wendee Nitz officiating. Burial will be in Fassett Cemetery. Memorials may be made to either Asbury United Methodist Church or to Agrace HospiceCare. SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY is assisting the family. For on-line guestbook and condolences: www.schneiderfuneraldirectors.com