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Memorials

John W. Degnan

July 15, 2015

John W. Degnan, 89, of La Crosse died at Hilliview Healthcare Center on Wednesday, July 15, 2015. He was born on April 11, 1926, in rural Winona County, Minnesota to John L. and Pearl M. (Duncanson) Degnan. He was a graduate of Wino...

Joseph T. Wagner

July 11, 2015

Joseph T. Wagner, 88, entered eternal life with the Lord on Saturday, July 11, 2015. Joe was born August 11, 1926 in La Crosse, the oldest of three sons born to Florence S. Daley Wagner. He attended St. Joseph’s Catholic Grade Sc...

Ronald (Ron) E. Pugh

July 4, 2015

Ronald “Ron” Eugene Pugh, 61, of Onalaska, WI, peacefully passed away at his home on Saturday, July 4, 2015, while surrounded by family after a courageous battle against Glioblastoma Multiforme Grade 4 Brain Tumor. Ron was b...

Brian James Hafner

July 2, 2015

Brian James Hafner, 45, of Waukesha, passed away suddenly on July 2, 2015, in Waukesha. Born August 29, 1969, in Milwaukee to Eugene Hafner and Barbara (Smikla) Hafner, he attended Blessed Sacrament Grade School, was a 1987 graduate ...

Russell H. Hundt

June 25, 2015

Russell ‘Russ’’Curly’’Buzz’’Mr. Rasberry’ H. Hundt, age 96, of La Crosse, died Thursday June 25, 2015, in Bethany St. Joseph Care Center. He was born in Middle Ridge, WI, on April 1...

Lou J. Ritter

June 21, 2015

Lou J. Ritter, age 85, of La Crosse, died Sunday June 21, 2015 at Mayo Health System-La Crosse. Lou was born in La Crosse, WI on March 16, 1930 to Louis A. and Anna (Senske) Ritter. He attended St. Joseph’s the Workman Cathed...

Eloise Cantafio

June 14, 2015

CANTAFIO, Eloise F. Eloise ‘Ellie’ F. Cantafio, age 66, of La Crosse, died Sunday June 14, 2015, in her home. She was born January 13, 1949, in Jacksonville FL, to Ernest and Georgette (Washburn) Lowe. Ellie married Alfon...

Lela R. Coombs

June 10, 2015

Lela Ruth (Arrighi) Coombs, 89, of Onalaska, WI, passed away on June 10, 2015, surrounded by her sons, other family members, and other friends after succumbing to a long illness. Ruth, her preferred given name, was born July 14, 192...

Irene C. Dunham

May 23, 2015

Irene Catherine (Teff) Dunham, 107, of La Crosse, Wis., died Saturday, May 23, 2015, In Bethany St. Joseph Care Center, La Crosse, Wis. She was born in Dorchester, Iowa, Nov. 26, 1907, to Joseph and Lena (Schulte) Teff. She married Jose...

Mildred C. Marsh

May 20, 2015

MARSH, Mildred C. Mildred C. Marsh, 92, of La Crosse, WI., died Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Sterling House, in La Crosse, WI. She was born in La Crosse, WI., on Dec. 16 1922, to Charles B and Mary Agnes (Linhart) Kottmer. She married R...

Marcelin M. Corcoran

May 18, 2015

Marcelin Mae Corcoran, age 87, of La Crescent, MN, died Monday, May 18, 2015 at Mayo Health System, Franciscan Health Care, La Crosse, WI. She was born on February 29, 1928 to John and Dorothy (Witt) Rohrer, in La Crescent, and grew up...

Jerome DeMers

May 18, 2015

Jerome (Jerry) F. DeMers, 67, of Mount Prospect, Ill., passed away on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 with his loving family around him. He had been battling pneumonia since August. Jerry was born on April 26, 1947 to Alfred and Maragret ...

Francis D. Hanson

May 10, 2015

Hanson, Francis D. Francis “Frank” D. Hanson of La Crosse, WI, died peacefully in his sleep, at home on May 10, 2015, after a long battle with cancer. Francis was born to Hazel (Brenno) and Leonard Hanson on November 30,...

Ruth M. Gallagher

May 9, 2015

Ruth Margaret (Jaeger) Gallagher, 95, of La Crosse passed away peacefully on May 9, 2015 at Bethany Lutheran Riverside in La Crosse. Ruth was born August 24, 1919 in Chicago Illinois to Vera and Louis Jaeger, and was the seventh of ...

Patricia A. Griffel

May 1, 2015

Griffel, Patricia Ann Patricia Ann Griffel Passed away peacefully at Hillview Health Care Center on May 1, 2015. She was born May 12, 1937 at St. Mary’s Hospital, Minneapolis, MN to Frank H. (Mike) Griffel and Margaret (Steu...

Adolph (AL) Hanke

April 28, 2015

Adolph (Al) Hanke passed peacefully Tuesday, April 28, 2015, at Wissota Health and Regional Vent Center in Chippewa Falls, WI. Al was born January 30, 1935 to Gustav and Adaline Hanke in Ukraine.  Due to the Stalin regime, the entir...

Vang H. Thao

April 26, 2015

  Dateline: Little Canada, Minn. THAO, Vang Houa Vang (Oscar) Houa Thao, 27, of La Crosse, Wisconsin unexpectedly passed away on April 26th, 2015 in Little Canada, Minnesota. He was born in La Crosse, Wisconsin on October 29th, 1...

Rev. Michael G. Mertens

April 24, 2015

Father Michael G. Mertens, at the age of 94 and a priest for 69 years, died on Friday, April 24, 2015, at Benedictine Manor in La Crosse.   Father Mertens was born on January 29, 1921, in Thorp, Wisconsin, to Oscar and Catherine (...

Walter J. Marx

April 18, 2015

Walter J. Marx, age 89, of La Crosse, died Saturday, April 18, 2015, in Benedictine Manor, La Crosse, WI. He was born on January 15, 1926, to Christ and Mathilda (Allertseder) Marx in Cashton, WI. He married Patricia Engh, on January ...

Wilfred Antony

April 17, 2015

Wilfred “Willie” Antony, 90, of La Crosse died peacefully Friday April 17, 2015 in his home. Willie was born on Jan. 24, 1925 in La Crosse to William and Mabel (Anderson) Antony. He grew up on farms in the Bangor area and l...

Jimmy Mitley

April 15, 2015

Jimmy Lee Mitley, Age 29. First born son of Larry and Sue Ann Mitley. Brother to Molly, Joey, and Ahna, and nephew to Jay Davis. “I’m sorry. You don’t understand; I was in pain. That’s my addiction. Not me...

Ilene R. Crabtree

April 12, 2015

Ilene R. Crabtree, 91, of La Crosse, Wi., formerly of  Marion, Iowa, died Sunday, April 12, 2015, in Bethany Riverside Care Center, La  Crosse, Wis. She was born in Cedar Rapids,  Iowa, July 27, 1923, to Raymond and Kather...

Jeffrey A. Susdorf

April 4, 2015

Jeffrey “Jeff” Alan Susdorf, 64, of La Crosse, WI, passed away on Saturday, April 4, 2015 at Gundersen Lutheran Hospital. Jeff was born on May 7, 1950 in Baraboo, WI to Walter and Jean (Landskron) Susdorf. He graduated f...

Gertrude Ritter

April 4, 2015

  RITTER, Gertrude   Gertrude I. Ritter, 91, of La Crosse died Saturday, April 4, 2015 at Hillview Healthcare.  She was born a triplet on May 12, 1923, to August and Amelia (Doerre) Breidel.  Gertrude worked at the Autol...

Sylverster J. Strasser

March 31, 2015

Our dear husband and father Sylvester Joseph Strasser, also known as "Fat" to his many friends passed away on March 31, 2015 at the age of 89 at Gunderson Lutheran Hospital. He was born in La Crosse on January 19, 1926 to Joseph J. and ...