The Winona Daily News
Winona, Minnesota
Tuesday, December 6, 1955

Mrs. Dale Colwell

Taylor, Wis. (Special) - Funeral services were held this afternoon for Mrs. Dale Colwell, 42, who died Saturday at the Krohn Hospital, Black River Falls. She had been hospitalized for 14 weeks and had submitted to several major opeations.

The Rev. Conrad Urberg officiated during services at the Jensen Funeral Home, Hixton, and burial was in the Colwell Cemetery.

The former Miss Nora Mae Rhead, she was born in Garden Valley (near Hixton) and had resided in the Hixton and Taylor areas all her life. She is survived by her husband, a daughter, Shirley, and two sons, John and Robert, at home; four sisters, Mrs. Myrtle Schoonover and Mrs. Opal Spangler, both of Beloit, Mrs. Alice Krejci, Willard, Wis., and Mrs. Elsie Metcalf, Neillsville, Wis., and five brothers, John, Frank, and Richard Rhead, all of Beloit, Elwin Rhead, Love's Park, Ill., and Oakley Rhead, LaCrosse.