Marie Hedquist, 81, 1616 Ellis St., died Wednesday, May 31, 2000, at St. Joseph Hospital in Marshfield.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Frame Memorial Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Ed Hunt officiating.
Boston Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Memorials are established in her name for Frame Memorial Presbyterian Church and the Palliative Care Unit at St. Joseph’s Hospital in lieu of flowers.
Miss Hedquist was born July 19, 1918, in Iron River, a daughter of the late Eric and Martha Hedquist. She moved to Stevens Point with her family as a youth.
She graduated from Emerson High School in 1936 and attended college for a year.
She worked for Sentry Insurance for 43 years, retiring in 1983.
She attended programs at Lincoln Center and volunteered at the Holly Shoppe. She was also a volunteer for the bloodmobile.
Survivors include one sister, Louise Hedquist, Stevens Point; two brothers, John (Lola), Stevens Point, and Eric, Wisconsin Rapids; one niece, three nephews, two grandnieces and five grandnephews.