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Obituaries

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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William W. Russell

William W. Russell, age 67, of Millston and Black River Falls, died Thursday, Feb. 9, 2012 in the Univ. of WI. Hospital in Madison, WI. 

Bill was born in Mather, WI. on June 4, 1944 to Walter William and Angela (Higbee) Russell.    He was a member of the National Guard, he served in Vietnam, and he was discharged in 1970.  He married Dorothy Straight, and she preceded him in death.  Bill was employed as a mechanic at Big Chief Truck Stop in Black River Falls, he drove fork lift at Toro in Tomah, and he worked at Northern Engraving.  He and his wife operated a lawn mowing business in Jackson County. Surviving are 3-brothers, Harvey Russell, California, Fred Russell, Kentucky, and Robert Russell, Shell Lake, WI., one sister, Virginia Olson, Kendall, WI., 3-nieces, 2-nephews, 2-great nieces, 2-great nephews, and one great, great niece.  In addition to his wife Dorothy, he was preceded in death by 2-brothers, Wilbur and Archie Russell.

Graveside memorial military honors will be held at 11 A.M. Saturday, Februry 18, 2012 at Brookside Cemetery in Millston.  Buswell Funeral Home of Black River Falls is assisting the family with arrangements, and online condolences may be sent to www.buswellfuneralhome.com

  • Written by Brian B
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Steven R. Wieman

 (2/14/12) Steven R. Wieman  59, of Tomah died at his home surrounded by his loving family  on February 12, 2012.  Funeral  Services  will be held on Thursday, February 16,2012, 11:00 A.M.  at the Sonnenburg Family Funeral Home, 801 E. Monowau Street, Tomah . Pastor  Edwin W. Stigen. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday  from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service. Burial with military honors  by American Legion Post #201 will be at the Mount Vernon Cemetery, Tomah.
  • Written by Brian B
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