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Memorials

Ruth E. Schultz

October 1, 2020

Ruth Schultz, known to friends as “Ruthie”, passed away on June 20th, 2020 at the age of 77. She was born in Mindoro, WI to Neanian and Viola (Johnson) Paisley. Ruth worked for many years in the service industry, and likely served you a drink

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Raymond G. Erickson

October 1, 2020

  Raymond "Ray" G. Erickson, 78, of La Crosse, died Monday, June 15, 2020, at Bethany Riverside Transitional Care in La Crosse. Ray was born September 11, 1941, in La Crosse, to Lucky and Mickey (Bott) Erickson.   He graduated from Aqu

Mark S. Dunn

October 1, 2020

Mark Stuart Dunn, 63, of La Crosse, Wis., died of natural causes Thursday June 4, 2020 at his home. He was born in La Crosse, WI on April 12, 1957, to Robert W. and Marion L. Kohlhaus Dunn. Mark graduated from Central High School. Mark had a very

Judith K. Volden

October 1, 2020

Judith “Judy” K. Volden, 84, of La Crosse, WI, died on Saturday June 6, 2020. She was born on July 18, 1935 to Henry and Gertrude (Cavadini) Klos in Middle Ridge, WI, She married James D. Volden in 1953 and together they resided in La Crosse. The

James A. Forschler

October 1, 2020

James “Jim” A. Forschler, 62, of Hokah, Minn., died Wednesday, June 3, 2020 in Hokah. He was born in La Crosse on Nov. 18, 1957 to John and Joan (Richards) Forschler and raised in Brownsville, Minn.. Jim married Sue Mickels in July of 1979, and t

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Jon R. Schrader

October 1, 2020

Jon Ray Schrader   We mourn the loss of our beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend. We take pride in your accomplishments and honor you as a US Marine. You were the foundation of our family and we will miss you forever.

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Donald "Porky" Finn

October 1, 2020

Our dear father, grandpa, uncle, friend and devoted husband to mom these past 72 years passed away on Sunday, May 17, 2020 at his home at Bethany on Cass at the age of 94. Don was born January 4, 1926, in La Crosse, Wisconsin to John and Irma (Steff

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Richard J. Gilles

October 1, 2020

Richard J. Gilles, 85, of La Crosse passed away at Benedictine Living Community in La Crosse.  He was born in 1934 in La Crosse, to William and Elizabeth (Spika) Gilles. Growing up Dick loved being a paperboy for the Tribune, being a pin setter a

Jacob M. Murphy

October 1, 2020

Birth and death cannot be separated from the flow of life. Both are wondrous events that carry the soul to a new place. With the birth a soul is planted to have a human experience, to learn, grow, and become enriched. In death, we are harvested and t

Kathleen D. Collins

October 1, 2020

Kathleen D. Collins, 55, of La Crosse, passed away peacefully in her home with family members by her side on Sunday, April 26, 2020. She was born in La Crosse on November 21, 1964, to Lawrence and Janice (Novacek) Gordon. Kathleen graduated fro

Theodore A. Wantoch

October 1, 2020

Theodore A. Wantoch, Jr., 66, of Onalaska, died peacefully at his home on April 23rd, 2020. He was born in Arcadia on September 25th,1953 to Theodore Sr. and Olive (Pronschinske) Wantoch. He married Lois Rackow on August 21st, 1977 at St. Mary’s Ch

Delores M. Melde

October 1, 2020

Delores Mae Melde, 94, originally of La Crosse and most recently of Tomah, WI passed to her heavenly reward on Thursday, April 14th, 2020 in her home on Lake Tomah. Delores was born in La Crosse on December 8, 1925 to Wallace (Butch) and Cora (Hal

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Darold A. Dahlke

October 1, 2020

Darold A. Dahlke, 87, of La Crosse died on Friday, April 10, 2020 at Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center. He was born in La Crosse on November 17, 1932 to Arthur and Emma (Schroeder) Dahlke. He married Elaine Briggeman on December 29, 1959 and they cel

Rheinold Peter Lange

October 1, 2020

Rheinold ‘Peter’ L. Lange, 66, of La Crosse passed away peacefully at his home on Monday, March 30, 2020 following a three year battle with liver cancer. He leaves behind his wife, Amy Lange; his son, Rafael Lange; and his daughter, Selah Lange.

Paulette Kranz

October 1, 2020

Paulette Kranz, 75, of Wisconsin Rapids, formerly of La Crosse, died on Wednesday March 25, 2020 in Aspirus Riverview Hospital in Wisconsin Rapids. She was born in Arcadia, Wis., on June 28, 1944 to Warren and Angie (Fonfara) Schankey. She married Be

R. Jerome Boge

October 1, 2020

Going once, Going twice, Gone! R. Jerome Boge, husband, father, papa to ten grandchildren, radiation physicist, and auctioneer extraordinaire, died suddenly at home Saturday, March 21, 2020. His 82-year-old, wonderful big heart just gave out. H

Sondra Hettman

October 1, 2020

Sondra ‘Sonni’ A. Hettman, 88, of La Crosse, Wis., passed away on Sunday March 22, 2020 at Brookdale Assisted Living. She was born in Mansfield Ohio on March 14, 1932 to Robert and Dorothy (Morris) Barnett. She married Gary Hettman on June 29, 19

Rita D. Edwards

October 1, 2020

Rita Edwards, age 81, of La Crosse, WI passed away on March 9th 2020 in La Crosse. She was born in De Kalb, IL to Ruby and Bert Cooksey. She attended Northern Illinois University and began her career as an Elementary School teacher in De Kalb. She ma

John Reiland

October 1, 2020

REILAND, John “Jack” E. We lost the man who set the standard for what a husband and father should be. To the WORLD he was our dad, to our family he WAS the world. John E. (Jack) Reiland passed away at the age of 92 on March 13, 2020. He

Jill A. Bakalars

October 1, 2020

Jill Anne Bakalars, 40, of La Crosse passed away peacefully on Saturday March 14, 2020. She was born in La Crosse on December 12, 1979 to Dan and Mary (Fritsch) Bakalars. “In the right light, at the right time, everything is extraordinary.”

James B. Degnan

October 1, 2020

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,

Marie A. Daley

October 1, 2020

Marie A. Daley, 92, of La Crosse, died on Saturday, March 7, 2020 at Eagle Crest South surrounded by her loving family. She was born in La Crosse, on March 23, 1927, to John and Margaret (Bishof) Kleinsmith. She married Robert Daley on May 14, 1949

James Degnan

October 1, 2020

James Degnan, 67, of La Crosse, died on Monday, February 24, 2020 in his home. A Memorial Service will be held at 10:30 AM on Friday, March 27, 2020, in Blaschke & Schneider Funeral Home, 1501 West Ave. South, La Crosse, Wis. Rev. Rick Robert

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Cameron L. Breitung

October 1, 2020

Cameron ‘Mort’ L. Breitung, 87, of La Crosse, died peacefully on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at Hillview Health Care Center in La Crosse. He was born in Pepin, Wis., on May 9, 1932 to Cornelius and Ethel Breitung. He married Alice Larson in Novem

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Michael Mitley

October 1, 2020

Michael Mitley Jr., 86, of La Crosse, died on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 in his home. He was born in La Crosse on August 28, 1933 to Michael and Lulabelle Mitley. He married the love of his life, Donna Jones on January 16, 1954. Michael and Donna wer