Monday, October 5, 2015 - 1:41pm
Charles “Chuck” William Tester, age 72, of Tomah, lost his battle with lung cancer and passed away on September 30th, 2015. Charles was born to Milton and Mable (Pfaff) Tester on September 29th, 1943, in Madison Wisconsin. Charles graduated from Sun Prairie High School in Sun Prairie...
Friday, October 2, 2015 - 8:43am
Vera (Habhegger) Gaut Williams, 104, of Exeland, WI, formerly from Sparta, died on September 26, 2015.
She was born on May 7, 1911, in West Beaver Creek, WI to William and Mabel H. (Nicol) Habhegger. Vera attended grade school at East Beaver Creek Country School and was a graduate of Sparta...
Monday, September 28, 2015 - 12:18pm
Vera Williams, 104, of Exeland, WI, formerly of Sparta, passed away September 26, 2015, at her home.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home, Sparta. Online condolences may be offered at www.schanhofer.com.
Monday, September 28, 2015 - 12:16pm
Mildred May (Thonesen) Wille
Mildred May (Thonesen) Wille, 95, of Sparta, WI, passed away peacefully at her home Wednesday, September 23, 2015.
Mildred was born December 27, 1919, to Christen and Christina (Petersen) Thonesen on a farm near Kendall, WI. She was the third oldest of eight...
Monday, September 28, 2015 - 12:15pm
Marilyn “Marley” J. Hannum
Marilyn “Marley” J. Hannum of La Crosse, formerly of Sparta, Wis., passed to her eternal rest Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015, at the Gundersen Health System in La Crosse surrounded by her family.
She was born in Sparta, Wis., on July 27, 1928, to William and Hattie (Yahnke...
Friday, September 25, 2015 - 8:48am
Joan G. (Young) Strait, 86, of Sparta, WI, passed away peacefully Sunday, September 20, 2015, at the Gundersen Health System, La Crosse, WI.
She was born to Ward and Marie (Losching) Kirchner on July 21, 1929, in Bangor, WI. Joan was one of nine children.
Joan worked at the Dodge and Davis...
Friday, September 25, 2015 - 8:44am
Brent W. Harrie, 34, of La Crosse, WI died on Tuesday, September 22, 2015.
He was born on December 25, 1980 in Viroqua, WI to James and Marian (Schmitz) Harrie.
He graduated from Sparta High School in 1999 where he enjoyed playing basketball and football. Brent excelled in football earning...
Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 11:53am
Donald A. Wegner, 89, of Little Falls, died September 15, 2015, at Gundersen Health System in La Crosse.
A Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, September 21, at Congregational United Church of Christ Sparta, with Reverend Michael Swartz officiating. Burial will be in Oak Grove...
Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 11:51am
Mildred “Milly” Johnson, 75, of Cashton, WI, passed away peacefully on her birthday at the Norseland Nursing Home, Westby, WI.
Milly was born September 15, 1940, to Ludvig and Lorraine (Hooverson) Scheck in La Crosse, WI. On June 6, 1959, she married Lester “Slim” Johnson at the North Coon...
Monday, September 14, 2015 - 12:13pm
Elizabeth “Betty” A. Hericks, was born on October 17, 1927, to Peter and Mary Miller. She grew up outside of Cashton near Pine Hollow and married Walter Hericks on June 18, 1949. After marriage, they farmed on St. Mary’s Ridge until 1988 when they retired and moved to Norwalk. They lived in...