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Ferne E. Hughes

December 28, 1933 - May 5, 2021
Service
Bayside Supper Club
W9231 County Road G
Beaver Dam, WI 53916
Friday 5/14, 3:00 pm
Koepsell-Murray Funeral & Cremation Services, Beaver Dam
Koepsell Funeral Home North Crystal Lake Road
Beaver Dam, WI 53916
920-885-6600 | Map
Friday 5/14, 2:00 pm
Oakwood Cemetery
W8285 State Road 33
Beaver Dam, WI 53916
Friday 5/14, 2:30 pm

Treasured wife, mother, grandma, great-grandma and friend, Ferne Elaine (Riddle) Hughes, passed away peacefully on May 5, 2021 following a short battle with Pancreatic Cancer. Ferne was born a farmer’s daughter in Lodi, Wisconsin to Alta and Alonzo Riddle; a twin sister to Frieda (d) Schroeder and the youngest of 7 children (all pre-deceasing her).Continue Reading

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Gene & Ernestine and the Staff of Whitfield Funeral Home left a message on May 16, 2021:
Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.
Linda Ladwig left a message on May 13, 2021:
Dear Ferne's Family: Dennis, Cindy, Vicki, Bonnie, and all their Families: Our deepest sympathy to All of you. Ferne was such a sweet, loveable lady. Keep your memories close to your heart, as we will. What a grand reunion of Ferne, Donnie, Betty and Earl!!
I am so sorry that we will not be able to be with you on Friday to share in all the Fellowship. I am quarantined due to a knee replacement surgery on Monday. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you all. Sending love and hugs, Linda (Kopplin) and Rich Ladwig ❤
Connie Dick left a message on May 11, 2021:
Special lady- will be forever remembered. Glad to have met you and your loving family.
E. Frank & Adelle Hughes left a message on May 11, 2021:
We are keeping you in our thoughts and prayers. We will not be to attend the service as Frank does not drive that far since his stroke. May God bless her memory.
Nicholas Mahoney left a message on May 11, 2021:
Hey grandma... I miss you so much I can't express the words I have right now I wish I spent more time with you, it breaks my heart I wasn't able to say goodbye, every Christmas Eve, thanksgiving was spent at your house it sorrows me thinking it won't be like that anymore I love you so much and I wish you were able to meet your great grand babies nevaeh is 12 months and 9 days old and Nadia is 12 hours old ❤
Peace of mind is a call away. We’re here when you need us most.
Debbie Ramsey left a message on May 9, 2021:
Pam and I send our deepest condolences to Vicky and to Ferne's extended family. We wish you strength and peace in the knowledge that she knew she was loved.
Koepsell Funeral Home left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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