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Everett "Butch" G. Vinson

July 8, 2020


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Everett “Butch” G. Vinson, 73, of Onalaska, Wis., died Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017, in his home with his family. He was born in La Crosse, Wis., on Dec. 12, 1943 to Orville and Ada (Kelley) Vinson. He married Mary E. Pierce on Oct. 10, 1969, in St. Mar...

John Moore

July 8, 2020

John Moore, 63, of Preston, MN died surrounded by his family on September 6th, 2017 from cancer. John was born on March 6th, 1954 in Harmony, MN to Elizabeth (Long) and Elbert Moore. He graduated from Harmony High School in 1972.  There was nothi...

Richard W. Beilke

July 8, 2020


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Richard "Dick" W. Beilke, 85 passed away early Monday August 28, 2017 in Mayo Clinic Hospital, La Crosse, Wisconsin. Richard was born on July 16, 1932 in Chicago, Ill. Richard was adopted by Charles and Ruth Beilke in 1932. Richard was raised as a...

James W. Joseph

July 8, 2020


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James W. Joseph, age 87, of La Crosse, died Wednesday, August 16, 2017 in Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center. He was born on September 21, 1929, in Cloquet, Minn., to Ruth and Walter Joseph. James married June J. Joseph on August 6, 1955, in Skokie, I...

Margaret B. Schaefer

July 8, 2020

Margaret “Marg” Schaefer, age 89, of La Crosse, WI, died Friday, August 25, 2017 in La Crosse. She was a lifelong resident of La Crosse.  She was born to George and Katherina (Schiesser) Schmitt.  Marg was married to Bob Schaefer in 1951; they ...

Peggy J. Schilling

July 8, 2020

Peggy Jean Schilling, 51, of La Crosse, Wis., died Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, in Mayo Health System, La Crosse, Wis. She was born in Sparta, Wis., on April 21, 1966, to Bernard and Gertrude (Foellmi) Suhr. Peggy graduated from Sparta High School, Cl...

Robert D. Dowiasch

July 8, 2020

Robert   “Rob” Daniel Dowiasch, 59, of Onalaska, Wis., died Friday, August 18th, 2017, in Gundersen Health Care, La Crosse, Wis. He was born in Viroqua, Wis., on July 19, 1958, to Sylvester and LeIlah (Kerska) Dowiasch. He married Christine Hes...

Betty M. Fitzpatrick

July 8, 2020

Betty M. Fitzpatrick, age 96, passed away on July 20, 2017, at Eagle Crest South, La Crosse, WI. She was born June 11, 1921, to Joseph and Mayme Wiltinger in La Crosse. She graduated from Aquinas High School. In February 1942, she married the love...

Carol A. Russell

July 8, 2020

Carol A. Russell, age 69, of Onalaska, Wis., went to be with the Lord Friday, August 11, 2017, at Gundersen Health System, La Crosse. Carol was born to Jim and June (Prindle) Engh on June 1, 1948, in La Crosse. She married James Russell on September ...

Thomas J. Larson

July 8, 2020


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Thomas J. Larson, 71, passed peacefully at Hillview Nursing Home after a long and courageous battle with MS, on Wednesday, August 9, 2017. A native of La Crosse, Tom attended Central High School and served his country in the United States Air Forc...

Robert W. Clement

July 8, 2020


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Bob died on Aug. 4, 2017, at Gundersen Lutheran at the age of 84.  Bob was born on Jan. 16, 1933, to Wallace and Lenora Clement in La Crosse, WI.  Bob resided the majority of his life in La Crosse with the exception later in life when he wintered i...

Judith M. Johnson

July 8, 2020

Judith Mae (Hole) Johnson, 73, of Onalaska, Wis., died Friday, Aug. 4, 2017, in her home. She was born in La Crosse, Wis., on Jan. 3, 1944, to Lawrence and Mary Hole. She graduated from Luther High School and attended Viterbo College. Judy started...

Frank A. Hass Sr.

July 8, 2020


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Frank A. Hass Sr., 90, of LaCrosse, Wis., died Friday, Aug. 4, 2017, in Hillview Health Care Center, LaCrosse, Wis. He was born in Cherokee, Wis., on Aug. 2, 1927, to Frank and Esther (Meinke) Hass. He married Theresa Gavin on July 28, 1962, in LaCro...

Marie Anita West

July 8, 2020

Marie Anita West, age 60, of La Crosse, died on Sunday, August 6, 2017, in her home. She was born in Madison on Nov. 17, 1956, to Kenneth and Edith (Skrenes) Kramer. She married Charlie West on May 22, 1976 in Rio, Wis. When Marie was younger, she...

Jerold 'Jerry' W. Houser

July 8, 2020

Jerold “Jerry” W. Houser, 62, of West Salem, Wis., passed away Monday, July 24, 2017, in his home. He was born in La Crosse, Wis., on July 20, 1955, to Wendell and Dorothy (Schaller) Hauser. Jerry graduated from West Salem High School, Class o...

Dr. Joseph J. Skemp

July 8, 2020


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Joseph Jerome Skemp MD, 88, of La Crosse, Wis., died Saturday, July 22, 2017. He was born on March 19, 1929, on the Feast of St. Joseph, at St. Ann’s Maternity in La Crosse, to Thomas H. and Beulah (Kelley) Skemp. Baptized at St. James the Less ...

Patricia Keaveny

July 8, 2020

Patricia Ann Keaveny Patricia “Pat” Ann Keaveny, 87, died peacefully on July 14, 2017, at Bethany St Joseph Care Center.  She passed from us with the same dignity and strength with which she lived. Pat was born in La Crosse on Aug. 26, 1...

Meredith Jiracek

July 8, 2020

Meredith A. Jiracek It is with great sadness that the family of Meredith A. Jiracek announces her passing.  After being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer on June 28, 2017, at Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, she passed away on July 6, 2017, at h...

Robert J. Mattingley

July 8, 2020

MATTINGLEY, Robert J. Robert J. Mattingley, 42, of La Crosse, Wis., lost the battle with his mental illness on Tuesday, July 18, 2017. He was born in Sidney, Montana on Feb. 1, 1975, to Robert and Carol (Beall) Mattingley. He married Jennifer Ullr...

Elaine M. Wolf-Johnston

July 8, 2020

Elaine was born on August 7th, 1940, in Hokah, Minn., to Chuck & Adeline (Hanson) Shawley. She was married to Norbert (Flip) Wolf and later to William “BJ” Johnston who both preceded her in death.   Elaine would say she was lucky to have fal...

Patricia Hurley

July 8, 2020

Hurley, Patrica A. Patricia A. Hurley, 63, of La Crosse, Wis., died peacefully in her home on Thursday, July 13, 2017. She was born in La Crosse on December 5, 1953, to Norman and Margaret (Culligan) Rondorf. She married James Hurley on May 10, 19...

John H. Harter

July 8, 2020


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John "Jack" H. Harter, 84, of French Island, died on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, in Hillview Health Care Center. He was born in Sparta, Wis., on August 14, 1932, to Casper and Gertrude (Bock) Harter. Jack married Joann Potaracke on August 6, 1955, in St....

William D. Harrison

July 8, 2020

William David Harrison, 66, of La Crosse died Friday, July 7, 2017, at the Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, Wis. David is survived by his family and friends, Elizabeth (Sybil) Harrison, Richard Lepsch, Kathleen Pishaw, and Lorrae Swar...

Frances M. McKenzie

July 8, 2020

Frances M. Mc Kenzie, 92, of La Crosse, Wis.,  died Saturday, June 24, 2017, in Four Winds Manor, Verona, Wis.  She was born in La Crosse, Wis, on February 1, 1925, to John C. Johnson and Margery Rose Colgan Frances loved visiting with her many ...

Mary S. Keil

July 8, 2020

Mary S. Keil, 61, of La Crosse, Wis., died Thursday, June 22, 2017, in her home. She was born on September 8, 1955, in La Crosse, Wis., to Franklin and Lorraine (Bahr) Keil. Mary was a member of Mary Mother of the Church Catholic Parish, La Crosse. ...