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Obituaries

Alden (Aldie) Boberg

 Alden (Aldie) Boberg, 87 of Galesville, formerly of Arcadia passed away on March 30, 2015, at the Marinuka Manor Nursing Home with his loving family at his side.

     Alden was born on February 8, 1928, to Bernard and Helena (Rohn) Boberg.

On July 12, 1954 he married Ardys J. Scow at the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in Arcadia WI. Together they raised 8 wonderful children.

     Alden worked for the Arcadia Hatchery and then became a self- employed Poultry farmer until he retired.

     Alden enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He loved to fish, garden, bowl and especially loved his card playing with family members. Anyone that knew Alden would tell you that he was the best charcoal chicken maker. He was a fan of the Green Bay Packers and loved the Brewers. Alden was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and brother. He will be sadly missed here on earth but he will soar high in the sky with his beloved Ardys. He always said “she was a beautiful lady.”

     Alden is survived by his children: Barbara (Tony) Schultz of Winona, Patricia Weltzien of Arcadia, Richard (Cheyanne) Boberg of Arcadia, Lori (David) Skroch of Whitehall, Randall Boberg of Arcadia, Cindy (Thomas) Myers of Arcadia, Lynn (Michael) Wolfe of Arcadia and Christine (Brian) Bisek of Arcadia; 16 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; a brother: Merlin Boberg of Maple Lake, MN.

     Alden was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, an infant daughter, 2 great grandsons, 2 brothers: Norman Boberg and Ralph Boberg; and a sister: Bernadine.

     Friends may call from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM Monday, April 6, 2015, at Wozney-Killian Funeral Home where there will be a 7:30 PM prayer service with Rev. Sebastian Kolodziejczyk officiating. Graveside services will be held 11:00 AM Tuesday April 7, 2015, at Calvary Cemetery in rural Arcadia. Online condolences may be sent to: www.wozneykillianfh.com . Wozney-Killian Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

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Carol J. Kaus

Carol J. Kaus, 74, of Tomah, died April 1, 2015, at the Serenity House in Tomah. 

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Linda Elliott

Linda Elliott, age 75, of Whitehall, died on Monday, March 30, 2015 in the Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center in LaCrosse.

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Marie J. Berg

Marie J. Berg, 72, of Independence, died Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at her home.

Marie was born March 1, 1943 in Arcadia Township, Trempealeau County, to Clemence and Maggie (Wiersgalla) Ressel. She married Gary L. Berg May 21, 1966 at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Independence. He died August 9, 2007.

Marie worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant at Trempealeau County Healthcare Center for many years until retirement. She enjoyed cooking, baking and canning. She was known for her coffee cakes. She also enjoyed embroidery, reading and visiting friends and family. She was an animal lover and had a special friend, Bella.

She was a member of SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, its women's organization, rosary society and funeral luncheon committee.

Survivors include four children, Carol (Steve) Dejno of West Salem, Wis., Barbara (Richard) Starnes of Cullowhee, N. C., John Berg (Lisa Correa) of Whitehall and Eric Berg (Rebecca Pedersen) of Independence; grandchildren; brother, Stanley Ressel of Independence; sister, Praxeda "Pat" Pogreba of Independence; brother-in-law, David (Marlet) Berg of Mondovi.

She was preceded in death by her husband; a brother, Harold Ressel and a sister, Ann Johnson.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 4, 2015 at Edison Funeral Home, Independence, with Very Rev. Woodrow H. Pace officiating. Burial will be in the SS. Peter & Paul Cemetery.  

Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Friday, 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 funeral home on Saturday.

Online condolences may be offered at www.edisonfuneralhome.com

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