(608) 782-1346 blaschkefunerals@centurytel.net

(608) 782-1346

blaschkefunerals@centurytel.net

Memorials


Veteran

Duane W. Calkins

February 27, 2021

Duane W. Calkins, 82, of La Crosse, died on Sunday February 21, 2021, in his home surrounded by his family. He was born in La Crosse on November 20, 1938 to Edward and Leona (Mitchell) Calkins. He married Donna Kimball on August 20, 1959 in La Cro

Patricia H. Crowley

February 27, 2021

Patricia H. (Pitz) Crowley, 92, of La Crosse died at home surrounded by her family on Thursday, February 18, 2021. She was born on March 8, 1928 to William and Mary (Bogner) Pitz and was the youngest of five children. Pat met the love of her lif

Veteran

Paul R. Zei

February 27, 2021

Paul R. Zei, 90, of La Crosse passed away on February 6, 2021 after a 2-year battle with cancer. He passed away at home with loved ones by his side. Paul was born March 26, 1930 in Stevens Point to Peter and Inez Zei. He was a graduate of P.J. Ja

James B. Degnan

February 27, 2021

James Bernard Degnan, 67 of La Crosse died Monday, February 24, 2020 in his home in La Crosse from natural causes. He was born August 23, 1952 in Lake City, Minnesota to John W. and Kathryn M. (Logelin) Degnan. James was a carpenter and musician,

Eileen A. Corcoran

February 27, 2021

Eileen A. Corcoran, of Onalaska, and formerly of Stamford, CT, died on February 1, 2021 at Gundersen Health System. She was born in Flushing, NY on June 2, 1929 to Andrew and Marguerite (McGovern) Walls. Eileen married Thomas Corcoran on October 29,

Clara B. Topinka

February 27, 2021

Clara Topinka, age 97, died peacefully at home on February 1, 2021. Clara was born on August 29, 1923 in Chicago, Illinois to William and Minnie (Knapp) Radke. She was the second of four siblings and grew up in Chicago during the Great Depression.

Eric G. Iverson

February 27, 2021

Eric George Iverson, 61, of La Crosse, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, January 29, 2021. He was born on August 20, 1959 in Portsmouth Virginia Naval Hospital to Pat and Roger Iverson. He owned and operated Iverson Drywall and Chut’s Boat Landin

Veteran

Robert C. O'Connor

February 27, 2021

Robert C. O’Connor, 95, of La Crosse, Wis., died on Friday, January 29, 2021 in Mayo Hospital-La Crosse. He was born on June 29, 1925 to Frank and Margaret (Healey) O’Connor in Fairmont, Minn. Upon graduation from Campion High School in Prairi

Thomas M. Koelbl

February 27, 2021

Tom Koelbl (Bullit), 83, passed away on Monday, January 18, 2021 at the Onalaska Care Center. He was born August 2, 1937 in La Crosse, Wisconsin to Matthew and Dorothy (Kuholsky) Koelbl. Tom grew up in La Crosse, Wisconsin. He graduated from La

Arlene L. Schmidt

February 27, 2021

Arlene Louise Hundt Schmidt passed away in La Crosse on January 8, 2021 at the age of 92. Arlene and her late husband, Norbert, founded Schmidty’s Bar and Restaurant in La Crosse in 1955, ultimately passing it on to their son Bob and his daughter A

Veteran

Larry W. Denison

February 27, 2021

Today I lost my wonderful husband and truly my very best friend, Larry passed away on January 12, 2021, 5 days short of his birthday, and oh, how he loved his birthday; there was a party every year. Larry passed away at Eagle Crest South after just

Kay M. Simon

February 27, 2021

Kay M Simon, 75, passed away peacefully at home, as was her request, with family at her side on Wednesday, January 6, 2021. She was born in Madison, WI, on December 14, 1945, to Aldro and Inga (Carlson) Wasley and was a 1964 graduate of Wautoma High

Veteran

William G. Welch Sr.

February 27, 2021

William “Bill” G. Welch, Sr., 97, passed away on Monday, January 4, 2021 at his home in Onalaska, WI. He was born in La Crosse, WI on June 6, 1923 to Charles H. and Katherine (Stangl) Welch. Bill attended La Crosse Lincoln and St Joseph’s C

Jeanne E. Shuda

February 27, 2021

Jeanne Elizabeth Shuda, 89, of La Crosse, passed away Monday, January 4, 2021. Jeanne was born March 24, 1931 in La Crosse, WI to George and Emma (Brunner) Halseth. Jeanne worked for Ellickson Studio and then for the La Crosse School District

Margaret H. Foellmi

February 27, 2021

Margaret H. Foellmi (81) of La Crosse died Thursday, December 31st at Mayo Clinic Health System-La Crosse following a brief illness. She was born on May 5, 1939 in La Crescent, MN to Henry and Bernadette (Baumgartner) Buehler. She graduated from Aq

Margaret P. Stubler

February 27, 2021

Margaret P. Stubler (Shay), age 75, of La Crosse returned home to the LORD December 29, 2020 after a short battle with metastatic breast cancer. She was blessed to have nearly 20 additional years after two previous breast cancer diagnoses which allow

Veteran

Richard T. Devine

February 27, 2021

Richard T. “Dick” Devine, 87, died on December 21, 2020, at his home in La Crosse. Richard was born in La Crosse on January 28, 1933, to Fredrick and Elaine (Panke) Devine. He married Patricia Ann David on February 8, 1958, at St. James the L

Carol J. Miller

February 27, 2021

Carol Jean (Page) Miller, 80, of La Crosse passed away peacefully in her home Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020. Carol was born December 26, 1939 in Onalaska, Wisconsin to Robert and Florence Page. Carol was a loving and devoted grandmother, mother, sister a

Veteran

Xay Dang Vang

February 27, 2021

Xay Dang Vang, 75 of La Crosse passed away in his home on Tuesday, December 15, 2020. He was born in the Village of Na Song, Muang Nga district, Xiengkhouang Province, Laos on June 6, 1945 to Wa Soua Vang and Keu Yang. He spent most of his childh

Ronni L. Boe

February 27, 2021

Ronni Lynn Boe, 65, of La Crosse, passed away peacefully on December 17th, 2020 as a result of complications relating to Covid-19. She was born April 22nd, 1955 to Ronald and Arlene Boe (Erickson). Ronni earned her Bachelor’s degree from Viterb

Anne F. Wilson

February 27, 2021

Anne Frances Leute Wilson lived an incredible life and departed it to join her beloved husband of 52 years, Thomas Charles Wilson on December 21, 2020. In true Anne fashion, she left on her own terms in her own time. Her last days were filled with gr

Rosemarie Herlitzke

February 27, 2021

Rosemarie Herlitzke, 97, passed away peacefully December 16, 2020 at Bluffview Memory Care surrounded by her loving children. She was born July 10, 1923, in La Crosse to Joseph and Elsie (LeJeune) Strasser. She married Clarence Herlitzke on June

Sylvia Chow

February 27, 2021

Sylvia (Shu-Mai) Lu Chow, 94, of La Crosse, died on Monday December 7, 2020 in La Crosse. She was born on November 20, 1926 in Taipei, Taiwan to Yen-nan Lu and Chin Liu. She married Edward P. Chow in 1955 in Taipei, Taiwan. Born in 1926, Taipei, T

Mary A. Larsen

February 27, 2021

Mary was born April 11, 1923 in Brownsville, MN, the youngest child of Paul and Agnes Bissen. She lived a life of joy, fun and hard work until she passed away at the age of 97 on December 5, 2020 in La Crosse. Mary is survived by her two childre

Elaine C. Dahlke

February 27, 2021

Elaine C. Dahlke, 80, of La Crosse died Friday, Dec. 4, 2020, at home. She was born in La Crosse, April 11, 1940, to Ted and Helen (Frederick) Briggeman. She married Darold Dahlke, Dec. 29, 1959, and they celebrated their 60th anniversary last year.