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Memorials

Cornelia L. Kamla

October 1, 2020

Cornelia ‘Cornie’ L. Kamla, age 93, of La Crosse, died Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at Mayo Clinic Health System – La Crosse. She was born on March 18, 1924, to Leon and Mathilda Narloch, in Wausau, WI. Cornie graduated from Wausau High School in

Joan A. Soller

October 1, 2020

Joan A. Soller, age 86, of La Crosse, died on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, at Bethany Riverside, in La Crosse. She was born in La Crosse on October 8, 1930, to Elmer and Margaret (Burcum) Helvig. She married Raymond Soller on October 4, 1958, in St. Josep

Denis N. Kuennen

October 1, 2020

Denis N. Kuennen, age 81, of La Crosse, Wis., died on June 9, 2017 at Mayo Health System of pulmonary fibrosis. Denis Nicholas Kuennen was born on May 28, 1936, on what was known as “the prairie” about three miles northwest of St. Lucas, Iowa.

Margaret Herring

October 1, 2020

Margaret Herring, age 79, of La Crosse, died June 6, 2017 at Mayo Clinic Health System – La Crosse. She was born on January 11, 1938, in La Crosse to Harry and Frances Schnick. She married Reuben Herring in La Crosse. Margaret loved the Cubs, ga

James D. Coonan

October 1, 2020

James “Cooney” D. Coonan, 69, of La Crosse, Wis., died Saturday, May 27, 2017 in Mayo Health System, La Crosse, Wis. He was born in Milwaukee, Wis., on November 19, 1947 to Donald J. and Ruth D. (Schmidt) Coonan. He was preceded in death by hi

Veteran

William Reisner

October 1, 2020

William “Bill” R. Reisner, 82 of La Crosse, Wis., died Tues. May 30, 2017, in Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, Wis. he was born on Nov. 24, 1934, to William and Marion (Beohm) Reisner. He married Barb Lein on December 17, 1986 in Can

Lily Lecheler

October 1, 2020

Lilly Lecheler, 89, of La Crosse, died peacefully Thursday, May 25, 2017, in her home. She was born July 15, 1927, to Joseph and Mary Hejna in Bolivar, Mo. She married Raymond J. Lecheler Oct. 8, 1949, in Springfield, Mo. He preceded her in death

Weston E. Sass

October 1, 2020

Our precious angel, Weston Edward Sass, born on May 22, 2017, at 7:23 AM passed peacefully in the arms of his loving parents at 8:27 AM the same day. Weston was the beloved son of Valerie Grulkowski and Anthony Sass. Dearest Weston, please know

Daniel A. Chamberlain

October 1, 2020

CHAMBERLAIN, Daniel A. Daniel A. Chamberlain, 27, lost his life on May 19, 2017.  He was born April 2, 1990, at Franciscan Skemp Healthcare to Mark and Minda Chamberlain.  Dan was baptized, received first Holy Communion and was confirmed at Bles

Donald G. Hinton

October 1, 2020

HINTON, Donald G.   Donald G Hinton of La Crosse, passed away peacefully on May 12, 2017 surrounded by his family. Don was born in Shelbyville, IL on April 14, 1936 to Glen Hinton and Ann (Gebhart) Hinton.  He eloped with Nancy (Casste

Diane M. Schulz

October 1, 2020

Diane Marie (Hutzenbuehler) Schulz, age 64, of La Crosse, passed away at the home of her niece on Sunday, May 14, 2017, with family by her side.   She was born in La Crosse on April 29, 1953, to Bob and Betty (Seeley) Hutzenbuehler.  Diane married

Beverly M. Swertfeger

October 1, 2020

Beverly M. Swertfeger, age 90, of La Crosse, died peacefully, Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at Mayo Clinic Health System, La Crosse, with her loving family by her side. She was born in La Crosse to Alois and Ruth (Slater) Fritz. She grew up in La Cross

Patricia Smith

October 1, 2020

SMITH, Patricia M. Patricia M. Smith, age 80, of La Crosse, died Saturday, May 6, 2017, in La Crosse. She was born in La Crosse on September 26, 1936, to William Raymond Smith and Clarice M. Smith. Patricia loved art, enjoyed drawing, sketching

William L. Betz

October 1, 2020

BETZ, William “Bill” L. William ‘Bill’ L. Betz, age 76, of La Crosse, died Thursday, May 4, 2017, in Mayo Clinic Health System. He was born in Galesville, Wis., on January 23,1941, to Wilbert and Lorna (Sacia) Betz. He married Joan Hoff on

Geraldine T. Heilman

October 1, 2020

HEILMAN, Geraldine T.   Geraldine T. Heilman, 96, passed away peacefully May 4, 2017, at Mayo - Franciscan Skemp Hospital with her family at her side. A lifelong resident of La Crosse, Gerry was born March 11, 1921 to Anna (Dolle) an

Sophie Marie Doering

October 1, 2020

DOERING, Sophie Marie Sophie Marie Doering, infant daughter, passed away peacefully in the arms of her parents Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, Wis. She was born in La Crosse, Wis., on May 1, 2017, to Sarah Wa

Irene M. Simpson

October 1, 2020

SIMPSON, Irene M. Irene M. Simpson, 90, of Onalaska, Wis., died on Sunday, April 30, 2017, at Mayo Health System, La Crosse, Wis. She was born in Caledonia, Minn., to Anna and Otto Schroeder on March 29, 1927. She attended Caledonia area schools,

Christopher H. Petersen

October 1, 2020

PETERSEN, Christopher H. Christopher H. Petersen, age 61, passed away peacefully on April 24th, 2017 after a long and courageous battle with Fragile X Tremor Ataxia Syndrome (FXTAS). Chris was a proud graduate of UW Platteville. He worked as a ph

Veteran

Patrick J. Randall

October 1, 2020

Patrick J. Randall Sr., age 71, of La Crosse, passed away at home with his family by his side on Friday, April 21, 2017. He was born on August 16, 1945, in La Crescent, MN, to Nathan and Ann (Reuter) Randall. Pat served in the U.S. Navy, stationed

Lorraine E. Keil

October 1, 2020

Lorraine Emily (Bahr) Keil, age 88, of La Crosse, WI, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 in Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center. She was born on February 16, 1929 in La Crosse, to Frank and Elizabeth (Schmitz) Ba

Mary M. Funk

October 1, 2020

Mary Maloney Funk, age 97, of La Crosse, died Saturday, April 15, 2017. She was born March 13, 1920, to Anna Mangner Maloney and Edward Martin Maloney. Mary attended St. Mary’s Grade School and Aquinas High School. She graduated from College of St.

Frances T. Skemp

October 1, 2020

Frances Therese Skemp (née Perry), 88, passed away peacefully from this world to enter joyfully into the next on April 12, 2017, just in time to celebrate the Easter Triduum in heaven. Fran was born to Theodore and Frances Perry on March 14, 1929

Marlene A. Gerken

October 1, 2020

GERKEN, Marlene Anita (Mathison) Marlene Anita (Mathison) Gerken, 68, passed away at home Friday, March 31, 2017, with family members by her side. She was born on August 31, 1948, in La Crosse, Wis., to Olaf and Giovanna "Jean" (Fanello) Mathis

Veteran

Kenneth R. Lawrence

October 1, 2020

Rejoice in the Lord, He makes NO mistakes!!! On March 8, 2017, our brother Ken at the age of 75 was taken from this earthly home and passed into his eternal home in heaven!  Those who were there to welcome him HOME were his parents, George and Lo

Maureen A. Kratt

October 1, 2020

  Maureen A. Kratt, 85, of La Crosse, died, Wednesday, March 22, 2017, at Mayo Clinic Health System surrounded by her family. Maureen was born March 27, 1931, in La Crosse, to Philip and Lucile (Scanlon) Hutson. Maureen graduated from A