Marjory J. Furseth, age 81, passed away on Monday, Sept. 3, 2018, at UW Hospital in Madison. She was born on May 2, 1937, in Dodgeville to her parents William and Ethel (Kite) Mueller.

Marjory graduated from Madison Central High School in 1955. On April 12, 1958, she was united in marriage to Howard Furseth in Madison. Marjory retired from American Family Insurance in 1991 after 30-plus years.

She loved to travel with and to visit her family with occasional stops at the casinos along the way. Marjory also enjoyed researching her genealogy, reading, playing a spirited game of SkipBo with the granddaughters, and sharing a beer with friends.

Marjory is survived by her sons, Jeff Furseth, Paul (Denise) Furseth, and Gregg Furseth; granddaughters, Jill (Kevin) Kleist, Erica Furseth, Amanda (Cody Coleman) Furseth, and Samantha Furseth; and great-grandchildren, Brody and Eurik Kleist. She is further survived by her brothers, John (Dee) Mueller, Gordy (Carolyn) Mueller, Don Mueller, and Dick (Bernie) Mueller; sister-in-law Judy Mueller; nieces; and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, granddaughter Michelle, sister June (Sam) Cuccia, and brothers, Russ (Vangie) Mueller and Mike Mueller.

Funeral services were held on Monday, Sept. 10, at the Becker-Beal Funeral Home, 109 Greenway Cross, Belleville, with burial in the Belleville Cemetery.

A memorial fund has been established.

The family would like to thank the physicians and staff of UW Hospital & Clinics for the great care given to mom.

An online memorial with guestbook is available at