BAUER, Lawrence A., 97, of Eau Claire died Monday at Dove Healthcare-West Eau Claire. Visitation will be from 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Mondovi. Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the church. Burial will be at Parish Cemetery, Mondovi. Talbot Family Funeral Homes, Mondovi, is handling arrangements. ESSICK, Robert J., 87, of Rice Lake died Friday at Care & Rehab-Barron. Visitation will be from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph
Lucille M. Marlett, age 95, of Menomonie, formerly of Boyceville, passed away on Monday, June 18, 2018 at Mayo Clinic Health Systems-Eau Claire. She was born on November 9, 1922 in the Town of Tiffany, Dunn County, WI to Paul and Lillian (Hanson) Donicht. Lucille married Clifford Marlett on August 24, 1940 in Stillwater, MN. She was a good cook and baker and enjoyed sewing, crafting, painting yard signs, and planters. Lucille was a kind and caring person and especially enjoyed
Donald Marshall Frisinger, age 80 of Barron passed away Sunday, June 17, 2018 at Barron Care and Rehab. Donald was born premature in the home of Marshall and Veneta Frisinger on December 26, 1937. He was so tiny at birth, his first bed was a shoe box. His younger sister and only sibling Patricia was born three years later. Don was raised on the family dairy farm, working hard from a young age on the farm that had been in the family for many generations. As an adolescent and young teen he was
Alex R. Al Menard, age 28, of Eau Claire, passed away on Sunday, June 17, 2018, at home. Al was born on June 5, 1990, to David and Bonnie (Falch) Menard. He graduated from Regis High School with the Class of 2008. He then attended University of Minnesota Duluth where he obtained a Bachelor of Science Degree in biology with minors in chemistry and psychology. Al was a member of Boy Scout Troop 37 and earned the highest rank of Eagle Scout. He also had a black belt in karate. Al enjoyed spending
James Robert Flynn, 87, died Sunday, June 17th at St Marys Hospital in Rochester, MN. He was born on November 7th, 1930 to Olga G. (Hangartner) Flynn and Lawrence Flynn in Chippewa Falls, WI. He grew up in Eau Claire WI and graduated from Eau Claire High School. After high school he joined the Navy and trained as an electrician serving in the Korean War. He met Donna Marie Deetz while he was in the service and they were married on February 16th, 1952 in Mondovi, WI. After leaving the
Bernyce Barr (Celar) at 91 left this Earth on Saturday, June 16, 2018, and drove herself up the highway to heaven to meet her husband, Fred, and favorite dog, Gizzy. Bernyce met Fred in Willard, WI, and they married and started their life outside of Greenwood, WI, in 1944. They started Barr Minkery in 1946 and worked together in the Mink Business until 1972 when it went from a Mink Ranch to a Pet Food Operation which they operated until sold to Steve and Patti (Barr) in 2006. It remains in
Arlyn Ewert, 97, formerly of Spencer, died Monday, June 11 at Colfax Health & Rehabilitation in Colfax, WI. Arlyn was born March 2, 1921 in the town of Unity to Dora and Henry Ewert. He attended school in Riplinger and Unity and later the La Crosse Business College. He married Helen Ampe on July 12, 1941 and they operated a dairy farm in rural Unity for 25 years. They were members of St. Johns Lutheran Church in Riplinger. In 1967 they moved to Spencer when Arlyn became the clerk,
Lois Mae (Morgan) Lemke, age 91, died peacefully in her sleep surrounded by family on Saturday, June 16, 2018. Lois was born January 30, 1927, to Freddie & Esther Morgan. Lois & Marvin “Joe”, shared 57 years together. She always had her special book of dates, seldom missing the opportunity to honor loved ones. Lois’ date is in ‘the book’ now too. She’d like you to know that she’s on her new assignment where she’ll continue doing what she
Connie Jane Klimek, 62, of Chippewa Falls, died on Saturday, June 16, 2018 at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN after a long battle with leukemia. She was born November 4, 1955 in Chippewa Falls, the only child of Bette (Beranek) and Vern Ness. She graduated from Chippewa Falls High School in 1973. Following high school, she worked at Ashley Furniture and as a housekeeper. Most recently, due to her health, she was a homemaker. Over the years, Connie resided in the Blair and Independence areas
Vincent A. Haas, age 97, of Eau Claire, WI, passed away Saturday, June 16, 2018 at Dove Healthcare West in Eau Claire, surrounded by family. He was born on July 8, 1920 to Arthur P. and Helen (Johnson) Haas in Eau Claire. He attended the 10th Ward School and graduated from Eau Claire High School in 1938. Vince was a veteran of WWII, entering active service for the US Army on September 9, 1942. He served as a radio operator and combat infantryman with the HDQs Co, 2nd BN, 310th Infantry, 78th
Thelma G. Ries, 92, of Augusta, died Friday, June 15, 2018, at the Augusta Health and Rehabilitation. Thelma Gertrude was born on March 10, 1926, in Hindsboro, IL, to Lester and Gertrude (Wallace) Hall. She married the “Love of her Life” Arthur “Bud” Ries on Jan. 22, 1944, in West Chicago, Il. Six years after their marriage they moved to their farm on Brunzil Road in rural Augusta, and farmed there for 37 years. When they retired they moved into the city of Augusta. In
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.
FUHRMAN, Lorn C., 85, of Chippewa Falls, formerly of Menomonie, died Thursday at Wissota Place in Chippewa Falls.