Alice J. Bogseth

Alice J. Bogseth, age 84, of Adams, Wisconsin passed away Monday, January 8, 2018, at Riverview Hospital in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.

Memorial services will be Saturday, June 2, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at Arkdale Trinity Lutheran Church in Arkdale, Wisconsin. Burial following at Mount Repose, Friendship, Wisconsin.

Alice was born August 16, 1933, in Chicago, Illinois to Walter and Marie (Piast) Jacobsen.

She graduated from Austin High in Chicago.

Alice married Harold J. Bogseth on August 16, 1952, in Chicago, Illinois. In 1971, they moved to Cottonville. Harold preceded Alice in death in 1981. She later moved to Mesa, Arizona and in 2006, she moved back to Wisconsin.

Alice worked as a CNA at Elmhurst Memorial Hospital (Elmhurst, Illinois), Central Dupage Hospital (Winfield, Illinois) and Moundview Memorial Hospital in Friendship. While living in Arizona she provided at home health care and was a cashier at Wal-Mart.
She loved cooking, baking, crocheting, telling stories and spending time with her friends and her family.

Alice was preceded in death by her parents, Walter & Marie Jacobsen; husband, Harold Bogseth; son-in-law, Merlin Winchester; daughters-in-law, Kim & Sherri Bogseth, sister, Ella (Marvin) Bogseth; brothers, Robert Jacobsen & Richard Jacobsen and infant sister, Marie Jacobsen.

Daughter: Sue (Les) Roeder of Watertown, Wisconsin
Daughter: Marie (Jim) Fitzsimmons of Mesa, Arizona
Son: Roy (Judy Alderman) Bogseth of Arkdale, Wisconsin
Son: Wally (Paty Nelson) Bogseth of Greenwood, Wisconsin
Son: Robert Bogseth of Adams, Wisconsin
Grandson: Tyler Bogseth of Adams, Wisconsin
Granddaughter: Taylor Bogseth of Adams, Wisconsin
Grandson: Michael (Susan) Fitzsimmons of Las Vegas, Nevada
Granddaughter: Katie Fitzsimmons of Mesa, Arizona
Granddaughter: Jenny (Andy) Logan of Phoenix, Arizona
Granddaughter: Jacci Bogseth of Friendship, Wisconsin
Granddaughter: Wendy (Anthony) Scarpinato of Virginia
Granddaughter: Heather (Cedric) David of Pennsylvania
Granddaughter: Tonia Bogseth of Washington
Granddaughter: Andrea Bogseth of Arkdale, Wisconsin
Granddaughter: Aron (Larry) Jones of Arkdale, Wisconsin
Grandson: Dustin Bogseth of Stanley, Wisconsin
Grandson: Dylan Bogseth of Greenwood, Wisconsin
Granddaughter: Brooklynne Bogseth of Greenwood, Wisconsin
9 great-grandchildren
Brother: Walter (Linda) Jacobsen of Colgate, Wisconsin
Sister: Merle (Roger) Kemps of Illinois
Sister: Margaret Campbell of Alabama
Further survived by many nieces and nephews

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  1. Rebecca Babcock says:

    She was one of the most beatiful people I have ever met. She loved her family so much . I will miss her and I will never forget her. Tyler and Taylor……your grandma loved you so much and she was so proud of you both. I’m thankful she was such s big part of your life… heart hurts for you both as I’m,sure this is s big adjustment for you. Hold your memories close. So,sorry.

  2. Jim Fitzsimmons says:

    She was my mom too, technically mother in law. But I thought she was a wonderful person. Her love and dedication is all I can see, when I look at her, even in my dreams. Her memory is here forever and my heart aches forever.

  3. Dorothy J. Stroschein says:

    She was a beautiful person inside and out. She is up in Heaven baking cookies for all!! Sorry for your loss.

  4. Carol Schanke and Terry Schaetzka says:

    Roy, sorry to hear of your loss. Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family

  5. Marvin Bogseth & Patricia Bogseth says:

    Aunt Alice is missed by me and mine. Knew it had to happen but never wanted it to.

  6. Merle Kemps and Margaret Campbell says:

    We mourn the loss of our dear sister, Alice, and will treasure the many wonderful memories of our childhood together. Our deepest sympathies to her five children, our nieces and nephews.

  7. Deborah and Mark and Erin says:

    She will be missed by many and never forgot. Our prayers are with very one. We love you all.

  8. Doreen and Art Romadka says:

    Art and I send our condolences to you and your families. May you be comforted by God’s Word during this difficult time!

  9. Dawna graske says:

    Jacci I’m so sorry for the loss of your grandma. My deepest sympathy to u and your family. Prayer go out to all if u in this time.

  10. Lynn Hendricks Rushing says:

    So sorry for your loss hold each other close and remember the good times

  11. Susan Moran says:

    So sorry for your loss. I remember working with her and enjoyed her infectious laugh. You have our sincerest condolences during this difficult time. RIP Alice.

  12. Sue Anderson says:

    My sympathy to the Family. The loss of a Parent is never easy.

  13. Barbara J Kroetz says:

    Fond memories of Alice, we used to work together good times. Condolences to the family.

  14. Larry and Becky Oleson says:

    Our sympathy to the families.

  15. Curt and Michelle Pollex says:

    Sorry for your families loss. God’s comfort~

  16. Patricia Gervais and Family says:

    Roy and family.
    My thoughts and prayers are with the Bogseth family. May God be with all of you, bringing you comfort and peace during this difficult time. So sorry for the loss of your Mom, Grandmother, Sister, Aunt and Friend. Hold family, friends and memories close to you!
    Hugs….Patricia Gervais
    (FYI Roy…..I worked with Kim at Home Health for a number of years. )

  17. Diane White says:

    We were so sorry to learn of Aunt Alice’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers to all.

  18. Dick and Joyce DuBois says:

    SORRY to hear about your mom passing. My sympathy to you Roy and family.
    Dick & Joyce DuBois

  19. Sonja McLaughlin says:

    Deepest sympathy to all of you!!! You have wonderful memories to keep!!!

  20. Marilyn & Rick Boswell says:

    Marie and family, sending our prayers and sympathy to all of you.
    I remember all the pies she made when we visited her in Wisconsin.

  21. Carol Chaffee says:

    I extend my sympathy to Roy and his loved ones. Loss is never easy.

  22. Ken Schatz says:

    So many fond memories of her and my wonderful childhood neighbors. Not many days of my youth were lived without this family in my life. Mrs. B was always there with a snack, lunch or a bandaid. My condolences to the family as you celebrate her life. Enjoy the stories and share the love your momma’s legacy leaves behind. God bless her and your whole family.

  23. Charlene Harris says:

    My thoughts and prayers to all the family! She was a wonderful lady and will be greatly missed!

  24. Linda Borneman says:

    You were the best, Mrs B………..from Linda Borneman

  25. Kim Draeger-Cleland says:

    You are all in my thoughts and prayers

  26. Patti (Kennedy) Lemke says:

    My thoughts and prayers to all of Alices family. I hope all the fond memories will ease your pain, and knowing that she no longer will suffer with her own pain. I will always remember her as a strong willed lady that raised a pretty amazing family-and she always seemed to be cooking something-so eating was a must! Her work ethics speak for themselves in what a caring person she was-she will be missed by many. Heaven is lucky to have received another special Angel-may you rest in peace Alice.

  27. Jen Armstrong says:

    Judy I’m sorry for your loss.

  28. Ray and Cheri Witz says:

    We are sending our love and prayers to the Bogseth family. We have known each other for a long time, not always close but nonetheless family. Love you all.

  29. Peg Lecy says:

    May God family and friends comfort you during this difficult time