A Funeral Mass will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, with the Rev. Thomas Lindner officiating.
Visitation will be at Boston Funeral Home from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, concluding with a prayer service, and again at the church from noon Sunday until the Mass.
Memorials may be made to Operation Bootstrap and Stevens Point Area Catholic Schools.
Condolences may be offered online at bostonfuneralhome.com.
Mrs. Dana was born Feb. 21, 1934, in Milwaukee, a daughter of the late Walter and Carol (Roebken) Becker. During her earlier childhood, her family was relocated several times due to her father’s military service. She attended several grade schools throughout the U.S. until her family finally settled in Wausau. She attended the local schools and graduated from Wausau High School in 1952.
She continued her education by attending Mount Mary College in Milwaukee. She graduated in 1956 with an occupational therapy degree.
She was married to Carroll Dana on June 15, 1957, at St. James Catholic Church in Wausau.
They moved to Madison and then to Milwaukee in 1959 for his career with Hardware Mutual (now Sentry Insurance). They settled in Stevens Point in 1960.
She was a member of the Town Bridge Club, in addition to various neighborhood bridge clubs. She visited 49 of the 50 U.S. states.
She was an active member of St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, participated in Bible studies, served as a reader and distributed communion. She was involved in many organizations, serving as vice president of the Hospital Auxiliary in 1960, president of the Newcomers Club and as a member of the Christian Women’s Club.
Survivors include her husband; one son, Brian (Donna), Rhinelander; one brother, Robert (Linda) Becker, Mosinee; and three grandchildren, Gage, Amelia and Marshall.
She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Pauline.