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Victor G. Gilbertson

(1/12/12) Victor G. Gilbertson, age 95, of Black River Falls, Wi. died Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012 in the Family Heritage Care Center in Black River Falls.  Funeral services will be at 10:30 A.M. Friday, Jan. 13, 2012 in the Black River Falls Evangelical Lutheran Church.  Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery in Black River Falls.  Relatives and friends may call on Thursday from 5 until 7:15 P.M.at Torgerson's Funeral Home (715-284-4321) 408 N. Water St. Black River Falls and at the church on Friday from 9:30 A.M. until the time of services.  There will be a public Masonic Service at the funeral home on Thursday at 7 P.M.  Memorials may be given to the Parkside Residence, Family Heritage Care Center, or Black River Memorial Hospice.

 

Verna M. Halama

(1/11/12) Verna M. Halama, 93, of Independence, died Wednesday,  January 11, 2012, at Tri-County Memorial Hospital, Whitehall.

Verna was born December 16, 1918 in Arcadia Township, Trempealeau County, to Joseph and Annie (Kokott) Prudlick.  She married August Halama September 5, 1939 in Pampa, Texas.  He died January 26, 1984.

Verna loved her pets, gardening and the music by the Rhythm Playboys. She enjoyed her visits with George and Mary Jo Halama and receiving communion from them. She was a member of SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church and its Women's Organization.

Verna is survived by a son, Sam (Mary Lou) Halama of Joplin, Mo., a daughter, Sally West of Austin, Texas; eight grandchildren, Jonny West, Jerry (Lois George) Baker, Robin Wyle, Debbie West, Scott Wright, Steve (Linda) Baker, Ronnie Ware and Chris West; nine great-grandchildren; and a great-great-granddaughter.

She is preceded in death by her husband; two daughters, Sue Ware and Shirley Baker; a sister, Helen Matchey; four brothers, Tom, George, Pete and Andrew Prudlick and a grandson, Randy Ware.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, January 16, 2012 at the SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Independence, with Very Rev. Woodrow H. Pace officiating.  Burial will be in the church cemetery.  

Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Sunday, with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m. followed by a rosary, at Edison Funeral Home, Independence, and one hour prior to services at the church on Monday.

Online condolences may be offered at www.edisonfuneralhome.com

 

Zolan Wallen

(1/10/12) Zolan Wallen, 6 months, of Black River Falls, WI passed away Sunday, January 8, 2012, at University of Wisconsin Hospital, Madison, WI.  Funeral services will be held Friday, January 13, 2012, 11:00 a.m., at Jensen-Modjeski Funeral Home, Hixton.  Reverend Terry Marg will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Sullivan Cemetery, Black River Falls, WI.  Family and friends are invited for visitation Friday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home.  Jensen-Modjeski Funeral Home of Hixton is assisting the family with arrangements.
 

James Oscar Potter

James Oscar Potter, age 74, of Warrens, Wisconsin, passed away, Monday, January 9, 2012, as a result of an accident on his cranberry marsh.  Funeral services will be held Sunday, January 15, 2012, 1:00 p.m. at the Torkelson Funeral Home in Tomah.  Pastor David Dahl will officiate. Burial will follow in the Warren Mills Cemetery, Warrens, Wisconsin.   Family and friends are invited for visitation Saturday, January 14, 2012, from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the Torkelson Funeral Home in Tomah
 

Mary A. Walworth

Mary A. Walworth, age 70, of Warrens, Wisconsin, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, January 7, 2012, at the Tomah Memorial Hospital.    Funeral services will be held Thursday, January 12, 2012, 11:00 a.m. at the Torkelson Funeral Home in Tomah.  Burial will follow in the Warren Mills Cemetery, Warrens, Wisconsin, a luncheon will follow.  Family and friends are invited for visitation Wednesday, January 11, 2012, from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the Torkelson Funeral Home in Tomah.  Family and friends are also invited for visitation Thursday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of services at the funeral home. 
 

Deanna Greendeer

(1-6-12)  Deanna Greendeer, 72, of Tomah, passed away on Friday, Janurary 6th, at her Home in Tomah. Funeral Services for Deanna Greendeer were Sunday, January 8th At noon, in the Blue Wing Community Center near Tomah. Myra Jo Price officiated. Burial was in the Blackdeer Homestead Cemetery in Black River Falls. Family and Friends were invited for the visitation on Sunday from 10 until the services at the Blue Wing Community Center. The Torkelson Funeral Home in Tomah assisted The family with arrangements. Online condolences may be offered at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com

 

Thomas "Frank" Redbird Jr.

(1-6-12)  Thomas "Frank" Redbird, Jr., 63, of Black River Falls, WI passed away Friday, January 6, 2012, at Black River Memorial Hospital, Black River Falls. Native American Commitment services will be held Monday, January 9, 2012, 10:00 a.m. at the Frank and Linda Redbird residence, W8822 Decorah Rd., Black River Falls. Mann John Falcon is presiding over services. Burial, with military honors, will follow in Decorah Cemetery, Black River Falls. Family and friends are invited to the residence for visitation starting Sunday, January 8, 2012, at 1:00 p.m. until the time of the service on Monday. Buswell Funeral Home of Black River Falls is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences are available at www.buswellfuneralhome.com

 

Wynette L. Giebel

(1/7/11) Wynette L. Giebel, age 42, of rural Whitehall, died on Saturday, December 31, 2011 in Florida from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.  Memorial services will be held on Wednesday, January 11, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. in Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Whitehall.  Visitation will be Tuesday, January 10, 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.

 

John A. Lambright

(1/7/11) John A. Lambright, age 68, of rural Whitehall, died on Friday, January 6, 2012 in the Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center in LaCrosse.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Whitehall. 

Burial will be in the Carpenter Cemetery in rural Blair.

Visitation will be Monday, January 9, 2012 from 4-8 p.m. in the Jack Funeral Home in Whitehall and also one hour prior to the service at the church on Tuesday.

 

Edna L. Pulham

(1/6/12) Edna L. Pulham, 94, of Sparta died on Friday, January 6, 2012 at the Rolling Hills Rehabilitation Center, Sparta.Funeral services will be on Monday at 11 a.m. at the Lanham-Miller Funeral Home, Sparta.  Burial will be in the Woodlawn Cemetery, Sparta. Family and friends are invited to call at the Lanham-Miller Funeral Home, Sparta on Sunday from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. and on Monday from 10 a.m. until time of services. Online condolences may be offered at www.lanham-miller.com .  Memorials may be made to the United Methodist Church in Cataract. The Lanham-Miller Funeral Home, Sparta is assisting the family with arrangements.

 

Inez M. Gaede

(1/6/12) Inez M. Gaede, age 97, of Black River Falls died Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012 in the Black River Memorial Hospital.   Memorial funeral services will be at 11 A.M. Monday, Jan. 9, 2012 at St. John's Lutheran Church, 351 W. Jefferson St.; Black River Falls.  Private burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery in Merrillan, WI.  Relatives and friends may call at the church on Monday from 10 A.M. until the time of services.  Memorials may be given to either the Church Building Fund, or to Black River Memorial Hospice.  Torgerson's Funeral Service (715-284-4321) is assisting the family with arrangements.
 

Elwood "Woody" Dvorak

Elwood "Woody" Dvorak, 79, of Black River Falls, WI, passed away Thursday, January 05, 2012, at Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, WI.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, January 11, 2012, 11:00 a.m., at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Black River Falls. Reverend Steven Stork will be officiating. Burial, with full military honors, will follow in Riverside Cemetery, Black River Falls. Family and friends are invited for visitation Tuesday, January 10, 2012, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., at Buswell Funeral Home, Black River Falls. Family and friends are also invited for visitation Wednesday, January 11, 2012, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the church.

 

Viola L. Olson

(1/5/12) Viola L. Olson, age 92, of Blair, died on Wednesday, January 4, 2012 in the Grand View Care Center in Blair.  Funeral services will be held on Monday, January 9, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. in the Trempealeau Valley Lutheran Church with burial in the Woodlawn Cemetery both in rural Taylor.  Visitation will be Sunday, January 8, 2012 from 4-7 p.m. in the Jack Funeral Home in Blair and also one hour prior to the services at the church on Monday.

 

James J. Forsting

(1-2-12)  James J. Forsting, 89, of Alma Center, WI, passed peacefully January 2, 2012, at his home surrounded by his very loving family, and while under the care of Black River Memorial Hospice. A Mass of Christian burial will be held Saturday, January 7, 2012, 11:00 a.m., at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Alma Center.  Father Emmanuel Famiyen will be officiating.  Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Alma Center.  Family and friends are invited for visitation Friday, January 6, 2012, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., with a rosary being held at 7:00 p.m., at Jensen-Modjeski Funeral Home, Hixton.  Family and friends are also invited for visitation Saturday, January 7, 2012, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the mass at the church. Jensen-Modjeski Funeral Home of Hixton is assisting the family with arrangements

 

Mary Jane Friedl

(1/2/12) Mary Jane Friedl, 64, of Tomah, died Thursday, December 22, 2011 at Tomah Memorial Hospital.  A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, January 7, 2012, 11:00 A.M. at St. Mary the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.  Monsignor Richard Gilles will officiate.  Burial will be in the Woodlawn Cemetery, Sparta.  Relatives and friend are invited to call at the Sonnenburg Family Funeral Home on Friday January 6, 2012, from 4:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M. and at the church on Saturday from 10:00 A.M. until the time of the Mass.  The Sonnenburg Family Funeral Home, Tomah.  Online condolences may be sent to www.sonnenburgfamilyfh.com

 

Thomas L. Keene

(1/2/12) Thomas L. Keene, 84 of Tomah, died, Sunday, January 1, 2012 at the Serenity House, Tomah.  Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, January 5, 2012, 11:00 A.M. at St. Paul Ev. Lutheran Church, Tomah. Pastor Donald Buch will officiate burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery with military honors.  Relatives and friends are invited to call on Wednesday from 4:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M. at the Sonnenburg Family Funeral Home, Tomah and on Thursday at the church from 10:00 A.M. until the time of the service.  Online condolences may be given at www.sonnenburgfamilyfh.com.

 
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