Shirley A. Jahn

December 18, 2018

MONONA — Shirley A. Jahn, 90, Monona, formerly of Lake Mills, died peacefully on Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, at Agrace Hospice in Fitchburg with her family by her side.

She was born on July 20, 1928, in Lake Mills, the daughter of the late Edward and Ruth (Berg) Pirwitz. After graduation from Lake Mills High School, she earned her degree from the Academy of Beauty Professionals in Madison.

Shirley married Robert Jahn on Oct. 31, 1953. She had been employed as a beautician in the Lake Mills area. She was a lifelong member of the Lake Mills Moravian Church.

Survivors include her husband, Bob of Monona; one son, Stan (Sue) Jahn of Deerfield; one daughter, Diane (Dave) McFarlane of Lake Mills; six grandchildren, Keith (Rachael) McFarlane, Angie McFarlane, Sarah Jahn, Stephanie Jahn, Bobby Jahn, Lindsay Jahn; three great-grandchildren, Johnathan McFarlane, Hannah McFarlane, Hailey McFarlane; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was also preceded in death by a son, James Jahn; brother, Edward “Bud” Pirwitz; and two sisters, Annette Smith Kreger and Jean Bogie.

Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at the Lake Mills Moravian Church. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday at the Claussen Funeral Home and also after 10 a.m. on Saturday at the church until the time of services. Burial will be in Rock Lake Cemetery.

If desired, memorials may be made to the Lake Mills Moravian Church or Agrace Hospice, 5395 E. Cheryl Parkway, Fitchburg, WI 53711.


Claussen Funeral Home

416 W. Lake St. Lake Mills

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