|Birth: ||Jan. 6, 1924|
|Death: ||Nov. 7, 2012|
Santa Clara County
The Modesto Bee
November 10, 2012
Resident of San Jose, Anna Sheveland Wiesehahn passed away peacefully at home at age 88. She was born and raised on a farm in rural Minnesota, near the town of Fertile.
Shortly after high school, Anna moved to Seattle where she was employed by Nabisco, and later by Bon Marche Department Store.
In 1944, she married C.B. "Shev" Sheveland, who was in the U.S. Army. Following the end of World War II, they moved to Modesto and Shev returned to his position at the Modesto Bee. Anna worked as a secretary at Alwalt Manufacturing Co. and later at the E.& J. Gallo Co.
The family was active at Grace Lutheran Church in Modesto for many years. Anna was widowed in 1975. In 1979, Anna resigned from Gallo, moved to San Jose, and married Paul Wiesehahn. This second marriage for both Paul and Anna spanned more than 33 happy years of retirement in their Willow Glen residence.
Family activities were the central focus for them along with gardening, golfing, traveling, and playing bridge. Both were loyal members of Trinity Lutheran Church in San Jose.
Survived by her husband, Paul Wiesehahn; brother, Donald Aagenes (Clarice); sisters, Caroline Erickson of Fertile, Minnesota, LaVonne Christianson (T.L.) of Mayville, North Dakota; sons, Karel Sheveland (Maureen) of Dallas, Texas, Alan Sheveland (Rosalie); step-son, Gary Wiesehahn all of San Jose; four loving grandchildren and seven precious great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be Sunday, November 11 from 1-5pm and Funeral Service will be Monday, November 12 at 11am, both will be held at Lakewood Funeral Home (Riverside Chapel) with interment to follow.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to your church or preferred charity.
Lakewood Memorial Park
Created by: Dean
Record added: Nov 10, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100465128
Added: Nov. 10, 2012