Florence M. Daehn, age 95 of Hot Springs, Arkansas, passed away Thursday, December 14, 2017. She was born September 24, 1922 in the town of Metomen, Wisconsin to the late Emil Wilkes and Ella Eichstedt Wilkes.
She attended Ripon, Wisconsin schools and graduated in 1940. She worked at Speed Queen for 40 years and upon retirement in 1985, she and her husband Kenny moved to Hot Springs Village, Arkansas. She was a member of Christ Lutheran Church, Martha’s Circle, the Befrienders Ministry and Hot Springs Village Women’s Club.
She was preceded in death by her husband Kenneth, her parents, her sister Dorothy Carlson, and her brother Warren Wilkes.
She is survived by many nieces and nephews especially including Barb, Jenny, Terry, Mary, Mike, and Bill, and many wonderful friends.
Memorial Services will be held at 2pm, Saturday, January 6, 2018 at Christ Lutheran Church in Hot Springs Village, with Rev. Kurt Kovanen officiating. A private family interment will be at CedarVale Mausoleum.
Donations in Florence’s memory may be made to Christ Lutheran Church.
Arrangements have been entrusted to CedarVale - The Hot Springs Village Funeral Home. For online condolences please visit www.cedarvalefuneralhome.com.