John H. Lunderville, 91, of Mondovi, passed away surrounded by his family on Tuesday, May 1, 2018, at Hillview Senior Living, Mondovi.
He was born on Dec. 18, 1926, in Mondovi, son of John S. and Matilda (Urness) Lunderville. On April 7, 1951, John was united in marriage to Marion Julson in Stillwater, Minn., and to this union five children were born. John worked for over 36 years at Northern States Power in many departments. After his retirement from NSP, he worked part-time at the Mondovi School District. John also owned and operated a farm with a herd of Hereford beef cattle. He was a proud Navy veteran during World War II. John was a member of the American Legion and a life member of the VFW, both in Mondovi, and the National Guard.
Following his retirement, John and Marion enjoyed traveling to different parts of the United States. A recent highlight in his life was the trip with the Freedom Honor Flight in May of 2017.
John will be sadly missed by his children, Greg (Mari) of Mondovi, Mark (Julie) of Nelson, Kay (Jon) Granger of Eau Claire, Karen (Calvin) Brantner of Mondovi and Karol (Jim) Creaser of Menomonie; six grandchildren, Kari (Josh) Sandberg, Krista (Sheamus) Cooke, Kassondra (Kevin) Bryant, Kenny Creaser, Klarice (Paul) Schiller and Korrina Bauer; great-grandchildren, Emma and Quin Sandberg, Jaxon, Hatti Belle and Oliver Cooke, Tristan, Gideon, Jameson and Kaiden Bryant, and Kingston Creaser; furry companion, Molly; other relatives and dear friends at Hillview Senior Living.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Marion; brother, Marshall.
A funeral service will be held at Talbot Family Funeral Homes, Mondovi Chapel, on Tuesday, May 8, at 1 p.m., with Pastor Rolf Morck of Central Lutheran Church officiating. Burial to immediately follow in Riverside Lutheran Cemetery. A visitation will be held at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until the time of the service.
Please share your memories and condolences online at www.talbotfuneralhomes.com.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the residents and staff at Hillview Senior Living, Mondovi, the staff at St. Croix Hospice, and the staff at Chippewa Valley Hospital, Durand, for taking such wonderful care of our dad.