Denise was born August 16, 1983 in Winona, MN to Kenneth and Helen Jacobson. She graduated from Rushford-Peterson High School in 2002. She received her Associated Nursing Degree from Western Technical College in Wisconsin and received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Viterbo University. She was currently employed at Gunderson Health System in Lacrosse as a Registered Nurse. Denise had a huge heart and compassion which made her a great nurse.
She was united in marriage to Scott Evans on August 9th, 2013. Denise was the sister to six siblings and the oldest of the (little girls), they enjoyed many adventures together on the farm whether it was teaming up and playing softball on a Sunday, working on 4-H projects, sledding in the winter, or taking in adventure on a dirt road. She enjoyed spending time with family and loved her time with her nieces and nephews. Denise also brought a smile and a fun loving sense of humor to all family gatherings. Her nieces and nephews will remember her fun, spirited, and goofy personality. Denise enjoyed a good book, movies, and reality TV. She will also be dearly missed by her dog Kobe who was her pride and joy.
She is survived by her husband Scott Evans, of Onalaska WI, her parents Kenneth and Helen Jacobson, of Peterson MN, her brother Ryan (Leah) Jacobson, of Peterson, MN, her five sisters Anne (Travis) Berg, of Eau Claire WI, Mary (Jason) Schwarz, of Fountain, MN, Melissa (Jason) Engelby, of Winnebago, MN, Amy Jacobson, of Peterson, MN, and Kristi (Josh) Rein, of Lanesboro, MN. She is also survived by her father in law Courtney Evans of Onalaska, WI and her brother in law Courtney Evans Jr Onalaska, WI. She is survived by five nephews, Shane, Drake, Jake Ryan, Logan, and Boe, and seven nieces, Avalon, Emarie, Brooke, Lindsay, Mara, Myla, and Elin.
She was proceeded in death by her grandparents, Orran and Olga Jacobson, Lawrence and Milda Laumb, and mother in law Sheila Evans.
She will live on in our memories and hearts forever Rest In Peace our sweet Neece.
Funeral Service will be 10 a.m., Friday, July 3, 2020 at Highland Prairie Lutheran Church with the Reverend Luther Mathsen officiating. The service will be held outdoors at the bandshell, please bring a lawn chair. A drive-thru visitation will be 4-7 p.m., Thursday in the church parking lot. Please follow social distancing guidelines and wear masks. Denise will be laid to rest in the church cemetery.
Please share a memory of Denise, sign her online guestbook and view her video tribute when it becomes available at www.hofffuneral.com. Hoff Funeral & Cremation Service - Rushford is assisting the family with arrangements.