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Obituaries

Melvin J. “Tubby” Olson

(8/6/12) Melvin J. “Tubby” Olson, age 94, of Black River Falls, died Saturday, August 4, 2012 in the Family Heritage Care Center in Black River Falls.  Funeral services will be at 11 A.M. Wednesday, August 8, 2012 at the Squaw Creek Lutheran Church, Co. Hwy “P”, Black River Falls.  Burial will be in the Church Cemetery.  Relatives and friends may call at Torgerson’s Funeral Home (715-284-4321) 408 N. Water St., Blk. Riv. Falls on Tuesday from 5 until 7 P.M. and at the church on Wednesday from 10 A.M.  until the time of services.

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Joan A. McCoy

(8/7/12) Joan A. McCoy, 99, of Sparta, passed away Friday, August 3, 2012 at Morrow Memorial Home, Sparta, surrounded by family.  A memorial service will be held Sunday at 2 p.m at St. John’s Episcopal Church, Sparta, with Vicar Sandra Castillo officiating. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Sparta.  Family and friends are invited to call at Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home, Sparta, on Saturday from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m with a 7:45 p.m. prayer service.

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Dorothy Brieske

(8/7/12) Dorothy Brieske, 88, of Sparta, WI, passed away Sunday August 5, 2012, at Rolling Hills Rehab Center in Sparta.  A Mass of Christian burial will be held Friday, August 10, 2012, 11:00 a.m. at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Sparta. Father John Selva Manohar will officiate. Burial will follow in the Leon Cemetery. Family and friends are invited to visitation Friday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service at the church. The Torkelson Page-Smith Funeral Home of Sparta is assisting the family with arrangements.
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Pelchie Hotchkiss

(8-3-12) Pelchie Hotchkiss, 95, of Independence, died Friday, August 3, 2012 at Pigeon Falls Healthcare Center. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, August 9, 2012 at the SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Independence, with Rev. Timothy Oudenhoven officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Independence. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday and 8-10 a.m. Thursday at Edison Funeral Home, Independence, where there will be a prayer service followed by a rosary at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Online condolences may be offered at www.edisonfuneralhome.com

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