CUTTING, Warren L., 67, of Barron died Friday at home. Private services will be held. Appleyard’s Home for Funerals, Rice Lake, is handling arrangements. HELIXON, Patrick “Pat,” 85, of Menomonie died Friday at home. Arrangements are pending at Rhiel Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Menomonie. LeDUC, Patricia A., 74, of Chippewa Falls died Friday at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire. Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Calvary
Beverly J. Knutson, age 93, of Eau Claire, passed away on Thursday, June 14, 2018, at Dove Healthcare – West, with her family by her side. Beverly was born on December 22, 1924, in St. Paul, MN, to Alphonse and Alma Kronberg. Beverly graduated from St. Francis Hospital - School of Nursing in La Crosse, WI, in 1946. She married Robert L. Knutson on February 1, 1946. She worked at Luther Hospital in Eau Claire after raising her six children. Beverly has been a long-time member of St. James
Marjorie Rae Rogstad, age 74, of Eau Claire, passed away from natural causes on Thursday, June 14, 2018 at her home surrounded by family. Marjorie was born on July 7, 1943 to the late Michael and Claire (Bluma) Kewan in Milwaukee, WI. She graduated from Regis High School; went on to attend and graduate from Alverno College in Milwaukee. She was an avid piano player since the age of 6. She loved jazz performing as “Marji Rae” with Conrad Johns and also with many other area musicians.
James M. Tollefson, 73 of Eau Claire passed away Thursday, June 21, 2018 in his home. James was born July 27, 1944 in Eau Claire, WI the son of the late Adolph M. and Viola (Knowlton) Tollefson. Jim loved spending time with his grandchildren. He followed them to baseball games, rodeos and anything that had to do with his family. In the early years he coached little league while Troy played. Jim worked 45 years and retired from Cascade Tissue in Eau Claire. He enjoyed spending time in his
Judy Lillian Sandberg, age 72, of Eleva, went to her eternal home on June 22, 2018 at Luther Hospital in Eau Claire, WI. She was surrounded by her loving family and friends. Judy was born on November 9, 1945 at Buffalo Memorial Medical Center in Mondovi. On March 27, 1965 she was united in marriage to Martin Lyle Sandberg at Drammen Lutheran Church in Drammen, WI. She was baptized on April 19th 1945. They were married 53 years when Martin passed away. Judy was employed as a Medical Records
Richard H. Gebhart age 87 of Menomonie, passed away on Thursday June 21, 2018 at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire. Dick was born April 15, 1931 in Faulkton, SD. He was the son of Edward J. and Clara E. (Bauhs) Gebhart. Dick grew up in Orient, SD, graduating from Orient High School. He received his bachelor and master’s degrees from Northern State College in Aberdeen, SD and his doctorate from the University of Missouri-Columbia. Dick served in the U.S. Airforce for three years
Donald L. Ellickson, age 89 of Eau Claire passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 at Mayo Clinic Health System Hospital. He was born March 30, 1929 in Madison, Wisconsin. Don graduated from high school as co-salutatorian Cambridge, WI in 1946. He graduated 5th in his class from Luther College in 1950 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and History and minors in French and Education. He obtained his Master’s Degree in Economics from the
Lois Jane Knudtson, 76, passed away March 5, 2018 of Lukemia. Lois was born April 5, 1941. Survived by son Wally Knudtson, two brothers, Art and Eddy Knudtson, three sisters, Beatrice Tumm, Phyllis Radle and Ione Anderson, many nieces, nephews and friends. We are having a celebration of her life on July 21, 2018 in Carson Park at Oak Pavillion, 814 Pavillion Dr, Eau Claire.
Ann Marie Wittkopf of Eau Claire went home to God on June 20, 2018. Ann was born in Strum, WI to Irving and Ruth (Gunderson) Wraalstad. She lived in Eau Claire her entire adult life. She married Richard Holum. Together they had 3 children. They divorced, and she married William R. Wittkopf, her love the past 54 years. Ann is survived by her loving husband William Roger and children: L. Richard (Joan) Holum, Patricia Johnson and Debra (Steve) Gladwell. She is further survived by her
Heather Ann Darner (Agenbroad) Our beautiful Heather Ann went home to be with Jesus on April 29, 2018 at her residence in Sharpsburg, GA. After a three year battle with leukemia God decided her healing would come in his presence. She will forever be remembered by her infectious smile and kind loving spirit. Heather attended and graduated from high school in Windsor Colorado in 1995 where she lived most of her life. She met and married the love of her life Paul Darner in July 1995. Heather
Ronald J. Deutsch, age 82, of Eau Claire, WI, passed away on Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at his home with his family by his side, after a long struggle with Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP). Ron was born on May 15, 1936, in Boyd, WI, to Matthew and Anna (Gerrits) Deutsch. He was raised in the Stanley-Boyd area where he graduated from the local high school. Ron married Susan Panke on October 25, 1958, in Sturtevant, WI. They lived in Chicago, St. Paul and finally settled in Eau Claire,
ELLICKSON, Donald L., 89, of Eau Claire died Wednesday at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire.
EVERSON, Michael “Mike,” 66, of River Falls, formerly of Spring Valley, died Sunday at home.
ALTHAUS, Elmer J., 88, of Rice Lake, formerly of Spooner, died Saturday at Lakeview Medical Center in Rice Lake.
ANDERSON, Eula M. “Maxine,” 98, of Menomonie and Wausau died Wednesday at Milestone Senior Living in Eau Claire.