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Obituaries

Mary Payer

(2/15/12) Mary Payer, 89, of Black River Falls passed away Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at her home, while under the care of Black River Memorial Hospice.  Native American services will be held Friday, February 17, 2012, 12 noon, at Mary Payer’s Residence, W7634 Kingswan Rd., Black River Falls.  Andy Thundercloud is presiding over services.  Burial will follow in the Ho-Chunk United Church of Christ Cemetery, rural Black River Falls.  Family and friends are invited for visitation Friday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the residence.  Buswell Funeral Home of Black River Falls is assisting the family with arrangements.  Online condolences are available at www.buswellfuneralhome.com.

 

  • Written by Bob Gabrielson
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Robert E. "Raisin" Jungkans

(2/14/12) Robert E. "Raisin" Jungkans, age 52, of City Point, WI., formerly of Paddock Lake, WI. died Sat. Feb. 11, 2012.  He was born on August 6, 1959 in Zion, Illinois to Robert and Lillias (Diana) Jungkans.  He graduated from Central High School in Paddock Lake, and then he attended UW-LaCrosse, and UW-Parkside.  He married Deanna Thomas in LaCrosse, WI. on Sept. 19, 1999.  The couple lived in Florida, and then they moved to City Point, Jackson County, Wisconsin where they owned and operated Raisins Refuge Tavern for the last 10 years.  Raisin liked to hunt, ice fish, open water fish, astronomy, geology, playing golf, and camping.  He loved all animals.    Surving are his wife Deanna, 1-brother, Chris Jungkans, Paddock Lake, 1-sister, Nancy (Jane Brownfield) Jungkans, Mason, MI., and several cousins.   He was preceded in death by his parents.  There will be no funeral service or visitation. Torgerson's Funeral Service (715-284-4321) is assisting the family with arrangements.

  • Written by Bob Gabrielson
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John K. Whiteman

(2/14/12) John K. Whiteman, 72, of Black River Falls, WI passed away Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, WI.  A celebration of life will be held Friday, February 17, 2012, from 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m., at the Andrew Blackhawk American Legion Post, Black River Falls.  There will also be a time of gathering after, with a dinner to be serviced.Buswell Funeral Home of Black River Falls is assisting the family with arrangements.  Online condolences are available at  www.buswellfuneralhome.com

  • Written by Bob Gabrielson
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Elma L. Hoff

Elma L. Hoff age 89 of Blair, WI died on Sunday,  February 12, 2012 in the Grand View Care Center in Blair, WI.  Funeral services will be held on Friday Feb. 17, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Ansgar Catholic Church in Blair.  Visitation will be held on Thursday Feb. 16, 2012 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. in the Jack Funeral Home in Blair.

  • Written by Brian B
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