Wanona M Murphy Dahl

  • Birth 13 Apr 1915 Hunnewell, Shelby County, Missouri, USA
  • Death 19 Oct 2011 Hurley, Iron County, Wisconsin, USA
  • Burial Hurley, Iron County, Wisconsin, USA
  • Plot Block 5 - Lot 12 E - Space C
  • Memorial ID 78845281

HURLEY, Wis. -- Wanona M. Dahl, 96, of Hurley, died Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011, in Hurley.

The former Wanona M. Murphy was born April 13, 1915, in Hunnewell, Mo., daughter of the late Orville and Mary (Zigert) Murphy, and was raised in Peoria, Ill. She graduated from Canton Senior High School in Canton, Ill.

Wanona worked as a waitress in Hurley for several years and at the Club 51 in Mercer. She was an avid reader, and loved going to the movies and going on car rides. She attended Range Community Bible Church in Hurley.

She was married to James Dahl on April 29, 1954, in Hurley. He preceded her in death in 1976.

Surviving are a sister-in-law, Barbara (Leonard) Westeen, Bessemer; brother-in-law, Richard Dahl, Florida; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents and husband, Wanona was preceded in death by her stepmother; one brother; and two sisters.

There will be no visitation.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, Oct. 22, at 11 a.m., at the McKevitt-Patrick Funeral Home, 305 N. Lowell St., in Ironwood, with Pastor Gerald Deppa officiating.

Committal will take place at the funeral home, with luncheon to follow at the Iron Nugget in downtown Hurley.

Private interment will be in the Hurley Cemetery





  • Created by: Dale & Corinne Wise
  • Added: 21 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 78845281
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Wanona M Murphy Dahl (13 Apr 1915–19 Oct 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 78845281, citing Hurley Cemetery, Hurley, Iron County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Dale & Corinne Wise (contributor 47132213) .