ALLISON, Robert C., 90, of Hudson died Thursday at home. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at St. Patrick Parish, Hudson. Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the church. O’Connell Family Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hudson, is handling arrangements. BOLGER, Alan J., 73, of Holmen died Friday at Jellystone Park Camp-Resort in Warrens. Visitation will be from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Buswell Funeral Home, Black River Falls, and from 10 to 11 a.m.
Eileen B. Schaefer, 90, of Eau Claire, died Saturday, October 13, 2018 at her home under the care of Mayo Clinic Health System – Home Health & Hospice. She was born on March 20, 1928 in Levis, WI, a daughter of William and Clara (Olson) Hegg. Eileen married Frederick L. Schaefer on June 15, 1946. She worked as a personal banker for American National Bank. Eileen was a member of Elks BPO # 402 and the Moose Club. She loved playing cards, spending her summers at Island Lake, and
Kathleen “Kathy” Rohr Dawson, age 68, of Mondovi, left to go to her heavenly home after a long struggle with cancer on Saturday, October 13, 2018. She was born on November 1, 1949 to Harold and Vina Rohr. She was married to her sweetheart Jim Dawson on February 14, 1991 in Alma, WI on the shores of the Mississippi River. Kathy is survived by her husband, Jim, and two sons, Sean (Kim) Gullickson and Andy (April Gimme) Gullickson. Kathy was also a part of a blended family; survivors
Gene Zimmerman was called home by his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on October 10, 2018. Gene Zimmerman was born on January 12, 1925 in Eau Claire, WI to John and Emma Zimmerman. He graduated from Eau Claire High School in 1942, enlisted in the U.S Army Air Corps, and served there during the next three years of World War II. In 1947 he married Solveig Hagestad from Eleva, WI. Together they lived in Eau Claire, WI for 26 years, raising two sons (Alan and David). While Gene worked as
Dwain Paul Mintz, 90, went to his heavenly home Thursday, October 11, 2018 and is now face to face with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Dwain was born March 1, 1928 in Racine, WI. He was preceded in death by his loving wife Ruth, parents, Paul and Esther Mintz of Rockford, IL., and in-laws, Ole and Rachel Anderson of New Hampton, IA. Dwain is survived by his four children, Gary (Nancy) Mintz of Glendive, MT, Lyn (Mike) Kraft of Menomonie, Joleen (Craig) Smith of Winona, MN, and Kimberly
John W. Schumacher, 81, passed away on September 20, 2018 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. He was born on December 10, 1936 to Walter and Bernice Schumacher. John was a lifelong resident and farmer in the Town of Washington. ichard) Dehnke and Susan (John) White. Niece, Mary White, nephew Stephan (Beth) White and many other relaHe is survived by special friend Angie Bertucci. Four children; Richard Schumacher, Randy Schumacher, Jane (Dr. Ron) Cortte and Joy (Allison) Schumacher. Five grandchildren;
MADISON — Nadine Gratz, age 74, of Madison, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018 at Agrace HospiceCare. She was born on Jan. 31, 1944, in Waukesha, the daughter of T. Gordon and Agnes Amphlett. Nadine graduated from Madison West High in 1962 and UW-River Falls in 1966. She married Samuel Gratz on June 26, 1966 at Bethany United Methodist Church, Madison. Nadine turned a life with some early and ongoing health challenges into a fulfilling and meaningful 74 years. With her father
With autumn leaves shining brilliantly through the windows, Nancy C. (Ellis) Berger passed away peacefully at her home in Elk Mound, with family and pets close by, on Tuesday, October 9, 2018. Nancy was born in De Pere, Wisconsin on December 30, 1942. She graduated from Gillett High School in 1961. She received her LPN degree from Green Bay Vocational School, RN degree from Moraine Park Technical College in West Bend, and her BSN from Marian College. Nancy worked as a nurse for 43 years in
MIDDLETON/EAU CLAIRE — It is with a great sense of loss that the family of Daniel John Ropa (Lake Villa, Ill.; Eau Claire, Wis.; Chippewa Falls, Wis.; Middleton, Wis.) announces his death on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018, after succumbing to the long-term effects of alcoholism on his mind and body. Dan was born in 1964 to John W. and Arete Ropa in Des Plaines, Ill. He grew up in Lake Villa, Ill., on Deep Lake, where he was an avid fisherman, a hard-working baseball player and, regrettably,
On September 27, 2018, Joyce Marie Olson, (Nee Thalacker), joined her Lord in eternal rest at home in Eau Claire, WI. She was born in Buffalo County to August and Marion Thalacker (Nichols) on June 17, 1935. She lived in various places and graduated Mondovi High School in 1954. Following graduation, she enrolled in the radiology program at Minneapolis General Hospital. Up0n graduation she was employed by Gundersen Clinic in La Crosse. She worked there until 1961, then she worked at theLa
Mary Boettcher, age 70, lost her long battle with cancer on October 2, 2018 surrounded by family at home. Mary was born to William and Catherine Kraft on May 19, 1948. Mary married her high school sweetheart Byron Boettcher on December 30, 1967. Together the two of them raised three children. Mary is survived by her husband, Byron Boettcher; daughter, Laurie Boettcher; son, Matthew (Konnie) Boettcher; brother, Richard (Nancy) Kraft; followed by seven grandchildren and three great-
ALLEN, Charles “Tom,” 72, of Menomonie died Tuesday at Mayo Clinic Health System-Chippewa Valley in Bloomer.
BERG, Carlton R., 92, of La Crosse, formerly of Bloomer, died Thursday at Bethany Riverside in La Crosse.
FRANZWA, Inez E., 101, of Menomonie died Thursday at The Neighbors of Dunn County in Menomonie.