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Florence M. Genson

Jan 24, 1924 - Nov 02, 2021


Florence M. Genson, 97, was born into Eternal Life on Tuesday November 2, 2021. Florence was born January 24, 1924, in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, a daughter to the late Carl and Alma (Etzkorn) Rammer. She was raised on the Rammer family farm in the Town of Wilson. Florence studied accounting and was employed by several local businesses including Prange Guisenheimer and Leverenz Shoe.
On May 17, 1947, she was united in marriage to Cletus Genson at St. Peter Claver Church, by the Rev. C. J. Hausner. Cletus preceded her in death on June 4, 1993.
Florence was a devoted wife and mother who excelled in keeping an organized home for her family. Together with her husband Cletus she enjoyed many friends, family, and acquaintances. She enjoyed music and dancing and was a self-taught musician able to play guitar and harmonica simultaneously. Florence especially enjoyed taking day trips with the neighbors and children to area lakes and participating in various card clubs.
Florence is survived by three sons, Daniel (Linda) Genson, Fountain Hills, Arizona; Thomas (Carol) Genson and Richard (Leticia) Genson, both of Sheboygan; five grandchildren, Jon Genson, Carrie (Genson) Wiginton, Joshuah Genson, Hannah Genson, and Noah Genson, and four great grandsons, Jon and Robert Genson, and Hunter and Gunner Wiginton. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Florence was preceded in death by a son, Russell, in 1977, and three brothers, Carl Jr. (Dickie), Gilbert, and Donald Rammer.
Friends may visit with the family on Tuesday, November 9, 2021 at Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home, 1535 South 12th Street, Sheboygan from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. Visitation will continue on Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at St. Peter Claver Catholic Church, 1439 S. 12th Street, Sheboygan from 9:30 a.m. until the time of Mass. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 11 a.m. Wednesday at the church, where Florence was a lifelong member. Fr. Paul Fliss will officiate. Burial will follow in Holy Cross Cemetery.
Online condolences may be expressed at
The family wishes to thank the wonderful people that cared for Florence over the past several years at Countryside Manor, Pine Haven Christian Community, and Sharon Richardson Hospice.
A memorial fund has been established in Florenceā€™s name.


Date: Tuesday Nov 9, 2021
Time: 4-6 p.m.
Location: Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home [map]


Date: Wednesday Nov 10, 2021
Time: 9:30- 11 a.m.
Location: St. Peter Claver Catholic Church [map]

Mass of Christian Burial

Date: Wednesday Nov 10, 2021
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: St. Peter Claver Catholic Church [map]



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Brenda Darrah

Sincere condolences to the Genson Family.

Heide Doolittle

It was a pleasure getting to know your wonderful mom during the time she lived at Counrtyside Manor. You have my deepest sympathy.

Sherry Stegemeyer

I'm sorry for your loss. I remember her & Cledas enjoying the gatherings of the neighbors. I also enjoyed talking with her when I did her hair on the south side years ago.

Kim Theodoroff

On behalf of my family, we send our heartfelt condolences to the Genson family on losing your mother and grandmother. We pray for God to comfort all of you in the days ahead and her memory be eternal.