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Thor T. Tellefson Jr.

October 17, 1945 May 4, 2019
Thor T. Tellefson Jr.
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Obituary for Thor T. Tellefson Jr.

EDGERTON---Thor T. Tellefson Jr., age 73, of Edgerton, died on Saturday, May 4, 2019, at Agrace Hospice Care, Fitchburg. He was born in Edgerton on October 17, 1945, the son of Thor and Rudella (Amundson) Tellefson Sr. He was a 1964 graduate of Cambridge High School. Thor married Barb Miller on February 7, 1970, and they later divorced. He worked by trade as a mechanic for J&R Implement, FP&T Construction, Edgerton Sand & Gravel and lastly Catell Construction. He enjoyed farming, working on his tractors and equipment. His hobbies included trap shooting, raising tobacco and especially spending time with family.

Thor is survived by 2 daughters; Trisha (Jeff) Anderson and Tracie “Bugg” Tellefson both of Edgerton; 4 grandchildren: Keegan, Cody, Cassidy and Logan; 3 great-grandchildren; Olivia, Bowen and Aria; 5 siblings: Oscar (Nancy) Tellefson of Rock Springs, WY, Alice Whisler of Viroqua, Robert Tellefson, Mary (Dennis) Hareid and Margaret “Mugs” (Dave) Gilberson all of Edgerton; sister-in-law, Kay Tellefson of Edgerton; special friends; Dave Kienbaum, Kathy Dunn, Jan Moses and Billy Volla; and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; 3 siblings: Norman Tellefson, LaVern Tellefson and Einer Tellefson; son-in-law, Paul Taylor; sister-in-law, Patsy Tellefson; brother-in-law, Ray Whisler; nephew, Vernie Tellefson; and close friend, Dave Oberg.

A Celebration of Thor’s Life will be held on Saturday, May 11, 2019, from Noon until 2:00 p.m. at the APFEL EHLERT FUNERAL HOME, 315 Lord St. (Hwy 51) Edgerton. Following the visitation at the funeral home everyone is invited to Oberg’s Bar to continue celebrating Thor and enjoy a few cocktails and lunch.


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Visitation

Saturday

11

May

12:00 PM 5/11/2019 12:00:00 PM - 2:00 PM 5/11/2019 2:00:00 PM
Apfel-Ehlert Funeral Home

315 Lord Street
Edgerton, Wi 53534

Following the celebration of life at the funeral home, all are invited to come to Oberg's Bar for food, drink, and continued conversation.

Apfel-Ehlert Funeral Home
315 Lord Street Edgerton 53534 Wi
United States
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