Elaine L. Hoag

Elaine L. Hoag (Lundberg), 88, passed away on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at Franciscan Healthcare in LaCrosse.

A memorial service will be held for Elaine at a later date at the Torkelson Funeral Home in Tomah. Memorial donations may be directed to the Warren Mills Cemetery, 24662 Embay Avenue, Tomah, WI. 54660.

Elaine was born in Frederic on November 3, 1929, the eldest child of Herbert and Luella (Dahlseid) Lundberg. She was raised in her early years in Grantsburg and moved with her family to Tomah and Princeton, MN before moving back to Grantsburg.

Elaine met Bill at a church picnic and they were wed on April 15, 1950 in Trade Lake. Together they raised five children with a strong Christian commitment to First Baptist Church in Warrens(now Open Door Baptist Church) spanning a period of 67 years.

Elaine is survived by a sister, Jeanne (Richard) Patterson; a brother, Herb (Cork) Lundberg; brother in law, Jack Oliver; sisters in law Madeline Hoag, Ann Oliver and Linda Oliver; and several nieces and nephews. Elaine is also survived by her children: John (Rose), Jeff (Jennifer), Jim (Julie), Joel (Elizabeth), and Julie (Dean) Griffin; grandchildren: Aubrey, Brett (Jenifer), Mark (Katie), Laura (James), Sarah (Mark), Jared, Jana (John), John Kenneth (Julieta), Abigail, Reed and Dylan; and great grandchildren: Houston, Stanley, Paul, Seth, Austin, Karis and Annalena.

Elaine was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, Carol Owen, brothers in law Oliver (Ollie) Owen, and Donald Hoag (Madeline), and her husband of 53 years, John (Bill) Hoag.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Torkelson Funeral Home in Tomah.