Delores Ann Walton, age 91, of Black River Falls, WI, passed away on 11/16/21 at Willows of
Arbor Lakes Memory Care in Maple Grove, MN. She was born on 2/4/1930 in Milwaukee, WI,
the daughter of Leneva and Omer Jacobson. She married Arvid Walton on 6/5/1954 at the
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Black River Falls, WI. 
 
Delores received her business degree at Winona Business College. She worked at the Jackson
County Court House in the Register of Deeds Office and later served as the Jackson County
Treasurer for 27 years.  Delores was very involved in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in several
activities including bible study and sewing groups, and also was a member of the Sons Of
Norway.  Delores’ hobbies included playing piano, polka dancing, sewing, knitting, collecting
angels and cookbooks, baking, entertaining and most of all, spending time with family. 
 
Delores is survived by her children, Susan (Keith) Husby of Plymouth, MN, and their children;
Christopher (Lucelia) Husby and their children Olivia (age 11) and Parker (age 8) of Maple
Grove, MN and Megan of Golden Valley, MN; Rick (Lorrie) Walton of Black River Falls, WI,
and their son, Jesse of Fond du Lac, WI. 
 
Delores was preceded in death by her loving husband Arvid Walton.
 
Visitation and funeral services will be held on Monday, 11/29/21, at the Evangelical Lutheran
Church, 115 North 5 th Street in Black River Falls, WI. Visitation will be from 12:00 PM-2:00 PM
with the service at 2:00 PM. Pastor Jenny Hatleli will be officiating. The family requests attendees to wear face masks. Burial will be at
the Riverside Cemetery in Black River Falls, WI. 
 
Memorials can be made to 1) The Sewing Circle at Evangelical Lutheran Church; 2) The
Dementia and Alzheimer’s Association; 3) Willows Of Arbor Lakes Memory Care, 11955 80 th
Avenue North, Maple Grove, MN 55369; or 4) Grace Hospice, 1015  4 th Avenue North,
Minneapolis, MN  55405.
 
The family wants to give a very special thank you to Willows of Arbor Lakes Memory Care and
to Grace Hospice, both of Maple Grove, MN, for the extraordinary care they gave Mom. You
each have a beautiful gift for what you do.
The Buswell Funeral Home of Black River Falls is serving the family, 106 2 nd Street. Black River
Falls, WI (715-284-2231).

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