Gregory B. Halverson
age 65, of Butternut, died on Sunday December 8, 2013 at Flambeau Hospital in Park Falls. He was born on October 17, 1948 in Park Falls, the son of Byron and Eileen (Blaschko) Halverson. His early life and schooling were in Park Falls. After his schooling he served his country during the Vietnam War in the United States Army. On September 21, 1968 he married Terry O'Donnell in Park Falls. He was a truck driver for Schneider Trucking and Terry Palecek and worked for many years at the Flambeau Paper Mill. He was a member of the Butternut American Legion Post, the NRA, and loved to watch sports.
He is survived by:
Tiffany (Rich) Plouff of Leawood, KS
Chris (Angie) Halverson of Westfield
Mindy (Steven) Radlinger of Rio
his mother Eileen Halverson of Butternut
his former wife Terry Halverson of Butternut
(3)grandchildren: Haley, Lacy, and Eli
Jeri (Bill) Weik of Park Falls
Jolene Halverson of Butternut
and many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father and his son Ben.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday December 14, 2013 at 10:00am from Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Butternut. Deacon Bob Schienebeck will officiate.
Interment will follow at St. Cecelia Catholic Cemetery with military rites under the auspices of the Butternut American Legion Post.
A gathering of family and friends will take place on Saturday from 9:00am until the hour of the service. A full obituary will appear in a future edition.
The Novitzke Funeral Home is assisting the family.