Della A. Wilcox
(5/25/12) Della A. Wilcox, 95, of Sparta (Angelo), passed away Friday, May 25, 2012, at the Morrow Memorial Home in Sparta, WI. Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, May 30, 2012, 11:00 a.m. at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Sparta, with Pastor Mark Wessell officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Family and friends are invited for visitation Wednesday, at the church, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. Torkelson Page-Smith Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be offered at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com.
Joy Gertrude Wood
(5/25/12) Joy Gertrude Wood, age 85, of Tomah, WI, passed away May 24, 2012, at Rolling Hills Rehabilitation Center in Sparta. WI, with her family by her side. A Celebration of Joy’s life will be held Saturday, May 26, 2012, 3:30 p.m. at the Torkelson Funeral Home in Tomah. A private family burial will be held at a later date. Family and friends are invited for visitation Saturday, May 26, 2012, from 2:00 p.m. until the time of service at the Torkelson Funeral Home in Tomah
Shirley C. Klomsten
(5/24/12) Shirley C. Klomsten, age 72, of Pigeon Falls, died on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 in the Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire. Memorial services will be held on Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. in the Evangelical Lutheran Church with burial in the church cemetery both in Pigeon Falls. Visitation will be Tuesday, May 29, 2012 from 4-7 p.m. in the Jack Funeral Home in Whitehall and also one hour prior to the service at the church on Wednesday.
Robert "Bob" Thomas Lettner
Robert “Bob” Thomas Lettner, 81, of Trempealeau, passed away on Monday, May 21, 2012, at his son’s farm on Canada Ridge, due to injuries sustained in a farming accident.
Shirly C. Klomsten
(5/23/12) Shirley C. Klomsten, age 72, of Pigeon Falls, died on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 in the Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire. Arrangements are pending with the Jack Funeral Home in Whitehall.
Edgar F. Preston
(5/23/12) Edgar F. Preston, age 85, of Black River Falls, WI. died Tuesday, May 22, 2012 in his home in the Town of Adams, Jackson County while under the care of Black River Memorial Hospice.
Artis Carlyle Hanson
((5/23/12) Artis C. Hanson, better known as “Art, the Barber”, 85 years of age, passed into eternal life on Tuesday, May 22, 2012, at Divine Savior Healthcare Hospital in Portage, where he had been for a week after suffering a massive hemorrhagic CVA. Art was born in Springfield Township, Jackson County, Wisconsin to Archie and Leva (Halverson) Hanson on December 24, 1926. He was baptized and confirmed in the Taylor Lutheran church, where he was also married to Elayne June Clipper on August 18, 1948. They were blessed to spend over 64 years together and produced two wonderful children, Jonathan Karl “Butch” Hanson and JoEllen Joy Flees.
Greta D. Fortier
(5-21-12) 5-23 Greta D. Fortier 71, of Sparta died on Saturday May 19th, 2012 at Franciscan Skemp Mayo Health system in Lacrosse, Wi. A graveside service will be held at 10am on Wednesday May 23rd, 2012 in South Beaver Creek Church Cemetary in rural Ettrick, Wi. Zwickey Funeral Homes Melrose Chapel assisted the family with arrangements.
Paul Armand Lemelin
(5/21/12) Paul Armand Lemelin, 70, of Sparta, WI, passed away Monday, May 21, 2012, at his home with his family by his side. Funeral Services will be held Friday, May 25, 2012, 11:00 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Sparta, WI, with Pastor Jeffrey Miller officiating. Burial will be in the Cataract Cemetery. Family and friends are invited for visitation Thursday, May 24, 2012, 4:00 -7:00 p.m. at the Torkelson Page-Smith Funeral Home in Sparta. Visitation will also be held Friday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at the church. The Torkelson Page-Smith Funeral Home of Sparta is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be offered at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com.