Laura Ethel Bjorklund

Laura Ethel Bjorklund, age 89, a resident of Grantsburg passed away on Dec. 12, 2020 at the Burnett Medical Continuing Care Center.

Laura was born on Nov. 22, 1931 in Alpha to Enoch and Amanda Wistrom.

Laura married the love of her life, Maurice Bjorklund on Sept. 19, 1959 in Siren.

Laura enjoyed gardening, sewing, baking, and cooking for her family and friends. She also liked taking long walks. Laura was part of the Lutheran Church Women and taught Sunday school. Laura also worked as a cook for the Grantsburg School District for many years.

Laura was preceded in death by her loving husband; Maurice, parents; Enoch and Amanda, brothers; Emmons, Fred, Bert, Russel, Ted, Donnie, and sister; Florence, and son in law; David Peterson.

She is survived by her children; Nancy Peterson (Michael) Lazerine, and Allan Bjorklund, brother; Curtis (Karen) Wistrom, sister in laws; Kathy (Donnie) Wistrom, Dorothy (Bert) Wistrom, Joan (Larry) Bjorklund, Phyllis (Joe) Hoffman, brother-in-law; Virgil (Elaine) Bjorklund, three grandchildren and three great grandchildren, along with many other family and friends.

The family would like to thank the entire staff at Burnett Medical Continuing Care Center for their loving compassionate care given to our mother throughout her time there.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Webster, Wisconsin. Online condolences can be made at