HALL, Ronald A., 71, of Eau Claire died Wednesday at Select Specialty Hospital in Madison. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at Chippewa Valley Cremation Services, Altoona. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Northern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery, rural Spooner. MINOT, Thomas A., 85, of Eau Claire died Tuesday at Cornell Health Services. Celebration of life will be from 1 to 4 p.m.
ARCADIA — Nancy Ganschow, 78, of Arcadia, died Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at Grand View Care Center, Blair. Nancy was born July 30, 1940 in Milwaukee to Walter and Lillian (Bauman) Hubbes. She was raised in Milwaukee and graduated from Marquette University with a degree in education. She moved to Arcadia for a teaching job at Arcadia High School where she met Erwin Ganschow. They wed in 1964. They had four children. She belonged to Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church in Arcadia and
Harold L. Wood age 87 of Menomonie, formerly Eau Galle, passed away on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at The Neighbors of Dunn County in Menomonie. Harold was born on April 13, 1931 in Elmwood, Wisconsin. He was the son of Ralph and Florence (Gore) Wood. He retired in 1997 from Sanna Dairies in Menomonie, Wisconsin after working there for 33 years. Most weekends were spent fishing, camping and grilling with family and friends. Harold is survived by six children, Dean (Julie) of Menomonie, Pat
Wallace Roland O’Neill (known as Roland to his family) died on October 16th, exactly 82 years after his birth in Memphis, Tennessee to his parents Margaret and Edward O’Neill. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Richard. Roland will be sadly missed by his wife of 60 years Susan, son Rory (Nancy) O’Neill and daughter Heather (Tom) Schwahn. Roland is survived by sisters Carolyn Schneider, Peggy Johnson, Patricia (Maurie) Grafton, and Delores (George) Bandow.
John (Jack) P. Bostrom, 80, of Bradenton FL passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Thursday, October 18, 2018 at his daughter’s home in Chippewa Falls, WI of respiratory failure due to (MSA) Multiple System Atrophy. He was born October 11, 1938 in Chicago, IL the son of the late John and Signe (Munson) Bostrom. Jack served proudly in the US Navy between 1956 – 1958. He later continued service as Secretary for the USS Henley D.E. Reunion Committee from 2009 –
Grayson Mathew Eichinger, 8 month old son of Mathew Eichinger and Crystal (Smart) Hamm, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, October 17, 2018. Grayson was born on February 9, 2018 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. He was truly loved and will be greatly missed. He is survived by his parents: Mathew and Crystal; sisters: Brynn and Alayna Hamm; four-legged buddy: Remi; grandparents: Susan Ernst, Melody and Joe Eichinger; great-grandparent: Illa “June” (Klatt) Evans; uncle Ryan Eichinger and
Mervin L. Halvorsen, 83, of the Village of Lake Hallie, Chippewa Falls died Monday, October 15, 2018 at Dove Healthcare-Rutledge Home in Chippewa Falls. He was born May 4, 1935 in Eau Claire to Leonard and Myrtle (Nesja) Halvorsen. He graduated from Eau Claire Senior High in 1953 and joined the U.S. Marine Corps serving from 1953-1955. On April 12, 1954 he married Betty Violet. They lived in Kenosha, WI until moving back to Chippewa Falls in 1967. He worked at Uniroyal in Eau Claire for the
Lorraine Hansen, of Eau Claire, WI passed away peacefully in her home at the Legacy of St. Michael, MN, on Monday, 10/15/18. Lorraine was born on 1/26/22 in Amery, WI to John and Mable Hallman. She married Myland Hansen on June 3rd, 1944. They were dedicated, hardworking farmers until 1980 when they sold their farm and moved to Eau Claire to be near family and grandchildren. Although retired, Lorraine worked every day. She was an amazing grandmother. She was a volunteer. She was an active
Timothy J. Tyler, 69, passed away unexpectedly on October 16, 2018, at Luther Hospital in Eau Claire with his son, Andrew, at his side. Tim was born in Eau Claire on March 12, 1949, to Ray and Phyllis (Jennings) Tyler. He was a member of the Memorial High School class of 1967 where he was an All-Star pitcher on the Memorial Baseball Team. He later pitched for the Eau Claire Cavaliers and enjoyed coaching many Little League and Babe Ruth baseball teams. Tim met his wife of 45 years, Marjorie
Ryan M. Paulsen of Chandler, AZ unexpectedly passed away in his home on October 14, 2018 at the age of 48. Ryan was born in Eau Claire, WI on March 26, 1970. He graduated from Elk Mound High School in 1988, went to college at UW Whitewater where he was a pitcher for their varsity baseball team. Ryan lived in the Eau Claire area until 1998; he then moved to Minneapolis where he began his career at Wells Fargo. Ryan transferred with Wells Fargo to Chandler, AZ in 2001, not only for work
Thomas Henry Heilmann, age 60, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, October 4, 2018. Tom was born on October 30, 1957 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Preceded in death by his wonderful parents Ronald and Rose Heilmann Sr., paternal grandparents Arthur and Ruth Heilmann, maternal grandparents Henry and Madaline Feller, Aunt Sally Schieffer, Uncle Robert Neuman, and cousin’s Steven Schieffer and Edward Wienser. Survived by his loving siblings, Dr. Ronald Jr., Mary, Charles, and Joseph (Diana).
BORSTAD, Hixon E., 85, of Barron, formerly of Park Rapids, Minn., died Wednesday at Marshfield Medical Center in Rice Lake.