|Gaylord E. Schroeder
HILLSBORO, Wis. - Gaylord E. Schroeder, 71, of Hillsboro, died on Friday,
Nov. 6, 1998, at St. Joseph's Nursing Home in Hillsboro, following a battle
with cancer. He was born on Nov. 15, 1926, in the town of Morgan, Oconto
County, to Louis Sr. and Edna (Boyd) Schroeder. He graduated from Oconto
Falls High School and received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Agriculture
Education from State Teachers College at Platteville in 1951. He received
his Master of Science Degree in 1967, from Wisconsin State University-Platteville.
He taught Veteran's Farm Training in La Farge in 1951, before beginning
his teaching career at Hillsboro High School in July of that year. He taught
Vocational Agriculture and was F.F.A. Advisor for 38 years, until his retirement
in 1988. Throughout the years, Mr. Schroeder was honored with many awards
including the Honorary State Farmer in 1978, Honorary American Farmer in
1983, and Recognition As a Friend of Agriculture in appreciation for his
continued and generous service to the UW-Platteville in 1995.
He was united in marriage to Joyce D. Towne on April 4, 1953. They
spent their entire 42 years of marriage in Hillsboro. She preceded him
in death on Aug. 19, 1995. Gaylord was a member of Grace Lutheran Church
in Elroy, and was very active in the local branch of Aid Association for
Lutherans. He was a 36 year member of the Elroy Fair Board, past member
of NEA, WEAC, WVAE, WREA, and the Juneau County Retired Educators Unit.
Survivors include his daughter and son-in-law, DeLayne and Michael
Krentz, grandsons, Nolan and Geoffrey of Mount Horeb; brother, Donald Schroeder
of Oconto Falls; sister-in-law, Mrs. Harvey (Mary) Schroeder of Saukville;
brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Marlin and Lois Towne of Fond du Lac;
two nieces and nephews and their families, Daniel (Karen) Schroeder, Jeffrey
and Kimberly of Saukville; Pamela (William) Vaughan, Dakota and Colton
of Fond du Lac; Lisa (Todd) Lehner, Nicole and Benjamin of Lomira; Douglas
(Traci) Towne, Ashley Ohlrich, Keeley, Zachary and Joshua of Fond du Lac.
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his parents and
two brothers, Louis Jr. and Harvey Schroeder.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 1998, at 10:30 a.m.
at Grace Lutheran Church in Elroy, with Pastor Bill Wrieden officiating.
Other clergy include Pastors Wendall Eastman, Don Ehler, Blake Overlien,
Alan Tripp, and Father James McNamee. Entombment will be at the Shrine
of the Rest Mausoleum, Ledgeview Cemetery, in Fond du Lac, Wis. at 4 p.m.
on Tuesday. There will be a visitation at the Mausoleum from 3:30 p.m.
until the time of entombment.
The family will receive friends today from 4 to 9 p.m. at the Picha
Funeral Home in Hillsboro and from 9:30 a.m. until the time of services
at Grace Lutheran Church in Elroy on Tuesday.
Mr. Schroeder will always be remembered for his F.F.A. trips to such
destinations as St. Louis, Niagara Falls, New York, Washington D.C., New
Orleans and Denver. He will also be remembered for his association with
the Elroy Fair and the Hillsboro Firemen's Labor Day Celebration's Junior
Fair. Mr. and Mrs. Schroeder were instrumental in beginning the Junior
Fair in the early 1950's.
A memorial fund has been established and will be dispersed to projects
dear to Mr. Schroeder.
Gaylord's family would like to thank his wonderful friends and neighbors
for their many acts of kindness since his illness. You have touched our
FERRYVILLE, Wis. - Eva Barker, 102, formerly of rural Ferryville, died
Sunday, Nov. 8, 1998, at the Bethel Home in Viroqua. Funeral services will
be held on Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. in the Freeman Lutheran Church, rural
Ferryville. Burial in the Walnut Mound Cemetery at Retreat. Friends may
call at the Larson Funeral Home in Viroqua on Tuesday from 3 to 5 p.m.
and also at the church on Wednesday after 1:30 p.m.
Dorothy Stringham, 81, of La Crosse, passed away Saturday, Nov. 7,
1998, at her home. Memorial services are tentatively scheduled for Tuesday.
A complete obituary will be announced by the Blaschke Funeral Home.
Mary Marcella Gates
Mary Marcella Gates, 92, died Saturday, Nov. 7, 1998, at the Bethany
Riverside Nursing Home in La Crosse, Wis.
Mary, a longtime resident of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and a member of St.
Matthews Church, was born on Dec. 21, 1905, in Cosgrove, Iowa. She married
Marvin J. Gates on Sept. 9, 1926, and he preceded her in death.
Survivors include one son, John (Lilli) of Onalaska, Wis.; three granddaughters,
Heidi (Dean) Foss of Kenmore, Wash., Kristine (Matt) Bissen of Tumwater,
Wash. and Karrie Gates of Seattle, Wash.; and four great-grandchildren.
She is also survived by two sisters, Edna McLaughlin and Genevieve Stuckenschneider
of Cedar Rapids.
The Stewart Funeral Home in Cedar Rapids is in charge of arrangements.
Louise M. Markee
MADISON, Wis./LA FARGE, Wis. - Louise M. Markee, 94, of Madison and
formerly of La Farge, died Sunday, Nov. 8, 1998, at The Grove in Cottage
Grove, Wis. She was born June 23, 1904, in Madison to Steven and Helena
``Lena'' (Greuen) Fell. She graduated from Madison East High School and
attended nurse's school at Madison General and graduated as a registered
nurse. On July 8, 1933, she married Vernon Markee in Madison. The couple
farmed near Star Valley, rural La Farge, until 1944 when the Markees moved
to La Farge. Louise worked at the La Farge Post Office from 1947 until
she retired. She was a member of the Rebecca Lodge, the Women's Relief
Corps, a member of the La Farge United Methodist Church, and the Women's
Society and also held offices in the church.
She is survived by three daughters, Marvel (James) Hansberry of Sun
Prairie, Elizabeth (Ronald) Roberts of La Farge and Ruth Markee of Madison;
five grandchildren, Sandra (Rodney) Rindy of Bellville, Barbara (David)
Karasek of Sun Prairie, Steven (Molly) Hansberry of Sun Prairie, David
Roberts of Viroqua and Duane (Kathy) Roberts of Winona, Minn.; six grandchildren;
and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Vernon
on May 9, 1984; one grandson, Tom Joseph Hansberry; and three sisters,
Violet ``Puss'' Larson, Jeanette Fell and Alice Sutton; and two nieces
and one nephew.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday in the La Farge
United Methodist Church. Pastor Julio Alvarado will officiate. Burial will
be in the Forest-Burr Cemetery, rural Hillsboro. Friends may call at the
church on Tuesday from noon until the time of services. Seland Funeral
Home of La Farge is assisting the family with arrangements.
Paul V. Soltow
SPRING VALLEY, Minn. - Paul V. Soltow, 93, of Spring Valley, Minn.,
died Saturday, Nov. 7, 1998, at St. Mary's Hospital, Rochester, Minn. He
was born Feb. 8, 1905, in Cresco, Iowa. Paul married Lois Goldsworthy on
Sept. 22, 1925, in Cresco, Iowa. She died in 1987.
He is survived by one son Neil (Arleen) Soltow of Mabel, Minn.; one
daughter, Lucile Ginapp of Dexter, Minn.; six grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren;
and two great-great-grandchildren; one brother, Oliver Soltow of Cresco,
Iowa. He was preceded in death by his wife, Lois; an infant son; and one
sister, Lois Moses.
He grew up in the Cresco, Iowa area and graduated from Cresco High
School. He had been a resident of the Spring Valley Care Center for three
years. Paul was self-employed with feed and grain sales. He was involved
in the youth square dancing group in Mabel for many years.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 10, 1998, at Faith United
Methodist Church, Spring Valley. Rev. James Ross officiating. Burial in
Kendallville Cemetery, Kendallville, Iowa. Friends may call from 4:30 p.m.
till 7 p.m. today at Hindt-Hutchins Funeral Home, Spring Valley, Minn.
Myrtle Norma Brewer
VIROQUA, Wis. - Myrtle Norma Brewer, 85, passed into her eternal home
on Saturday, Nov. 7, 1998, with her family at her side. She had open heart
surgery in 1986. She was born on March 5, 1913, in La Crosse to Mons and
Sophie (Brudos) Thorkildsen. She graduated from Viroqua High School in
1932 and also from Vernon County Teacher's College. She then taught rural
school and in December 1938, she married Leon Brewer. They farmed at rural
La Farge until his death in 1957. She then moved to Viroqua and taught
special education until retiring in 1977. She had also graduated from the
University of Wisconsin at La Crosse. She was a very caring teacher who
also was active in her church circle, and shared her love with her family
and friends. She was a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, the Miriam
Circle, VCTC Alumni, Vernon Retired Teacher's Association, Sons of Norway,
and the Vernon County Historical Society.
Myrtle was a caregiver who will be sadly missed by her sisters, Aline
Wohlust of Racine, Ellen (Mike) Dunnum of Viroqua; nieces and nephews,
Geraldine (Larry) Langenfeld of Racine, Sharon (Jerry) Anderson of Brodhead,
Michael and Mons Dunnum of Viroqua, Mark (Paula) Dunnum of La Crosse, Mary
(Russ) Ganser of Merrimac, Maren (Ron) Campton of Viroqua, Esther (Art)
Smith of Johnstown, Ohio and Ann (Joe) Smith of Griffin, Ga. She is also
survived by great-nieces and nephews, Melissa Dunnum, Mikkel and Krista
Dunnum, Nate and Ben Ganser, Tim Anderson, Terri Beveres, David Anderson,
Tammy Broge, Shannon Anderson, Dawn Winters, Dena Kohl, Dennis and Duane
Langenfeld; other relatives and many friends. She was also preceded in
death by her parents; and two brothers, Tillman and Obert Thorkildsen.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 1998,
at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Viroqua with Pastor Ken Melby officiating.
Burial will be in the Bear Creek Cemetery at La Farge. Friends may call
on Monday, Nov. 9, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Thorson Funeral Home in Viroqua
where there will be a prayer service at 5:45 p.m. Friends may also call
at the church after 10 a.m. on Tuesday.
Kyle David Horman
Kyle David Horman, 6 month-old son of David and Barbara (Erickson)
Horman, died in the Fairview Hospital, Minneapolis, on Thursday, Nov. 5,
1998. In addition to his parents, Kyle is survived by his maternal grandparents,
Gary and Alyce Erickson of Onalaska; paternal grandparents, Marvin and
Frances Horman of Onalaska; his maternal great-grandmother, Myrtle Erickson
of Onalaska; his aunt, Michelle (Paul) Murray and their children, Elizabeth
and Megan; by two uncles, Charles (Brenda) Horman and Philip Horman; and
by many great-aunts, great-uncles and cousins. He was preceded in death
by his maternal great-grandparents and paternal great-grandparents.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, Nov. 9, at 11 a.m. at the
Dickinson Family Funeral Home, 401 Main St., Onalaska. The Reverend Bruce
Bartel will officiate and burial will be in the Onalaska Cemetery. Friends
may call at the funeral home on Monday from 10 a.m. until the service.
Evelyn Boma, of La Crosse, passed away Saturday, Nov. 7, 1998, at the
Franciscan Skemp Healthcare Center. She was born in La Crosse on March
26, 1908, to Herbert and Lucy Brown. She had graduated from Central High
School and the La Crosse Normal School (UW-L). She taught elementary education
in La Crosse. She married William S. ``Bill'' Boma, June 12, 1930. Evelyn
resumed working in 1959, as the head jail matron when her husband was appointed
Sheriff. She also served as the Bailiff for the La Crosse County Circuit
Court, a position she held until her retirement. Evelyn belonged to several
area clubs; she loved to collect dolls and hats; she also loved her flower
garden and watching birds and deer.
She is survived by her son, William C. ``Bill'' Boma of La Crosse;
four grandchildren, Rhonda (Kurt) Helgeson of Coon Valley, Barbara (Jay)
Englehart of La Crosse, Susie Speigelmyer of Onalaska, William B. Boma
of Onalaska; five great-grandchildren, Jake, Justin, Katie, Janelle, Joey
and her special neighbors, the Brownell family.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband,
Bill in 1969. She was a beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother,
who enjoyed her entire family and her many friends.
Private family services will be held Wednesday, Nov. 11, 1998, at 10:30
a.m. at the Blaschke Family Funeral Home, 401 West Ave. S. Rev. Bernard
Mc Garty will officiate with burial in the Catholic Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday from 5 to 7 p.m. The
family requests memorials to the Aquinas Schools Foundation or Blessed
Sacrament Parish Ladies Organization.
Zeno `Edward' Legace
BLUFF SIDING, Wis. - Zeno ``Edward'' Lagace, 82, of Bluff Siding, Wis.,
died Sunday, Nov. 8, 1998, in the emergency room at Community Memorial
Hospital. He was born March 26, 1916, in Hamlin, Maine, to Edward and Elizabeth
(Willet) Legassey. He married Hilda M. Lenz, March 4, 1946, in Hartford,
Conn. She died March 11, 1993. He was employed at Watkins Products as a
district field manager until 1971, then was employed by Community Memorial
Hospital as an LPN until retirement. He was a member of St. Casimir's Catholic
Parish, Winona Lion's Club and the American Legion Post #336 of Onalaska.
He served in the U.S. Army W.W.II, battle campaigns include, Eastern Mandates,
Southern Phillipines, Luzon and Ryukyus. His decorations include, Asiatic
Pacific Theater Campaign Ribbon, Phillipine Liberation Ribbon, Air Medal,
Purple Heart (twice) and Flying Cross Medal.
Zeno is survived by three daughters, Linda (James) Derrick, Porter
Lake, Nova Scotia, Canada, Cynthia (Carl) Sjolander, Onalaska, Wis. and
Gerrie Lagace, Bluff Siding, Wis.; one son, Edward (Ramona) Redig-Lagace,
Fountain City, Wis.; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; three
sisters, Gert Bosco, Waterbury, Conn., Harriet Gormley, Waterbury, Conn.
and Lena Guy, Millinocket, Maine. He was preceded in death by his parents,
wife, four brothers and one sister.
A funeral service will be held Wednesday, Nov. 11, 1998, at 1:30 p.m.
at Watkowski-Pronschinske Funeral Chapel. The American Legion Post #336
of Onalaska will conduct military rites at the funeral home. Reverend James
W. Hennessy will officiate. Friends may call on Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m.
and Wednesday from 12:30 p.m. until time of service at the funeral home.
Watkowski-Pronschinske Funeral Service is assisting the family with arrangements.
L. Florence Zeisler
L. Florence Zeisler, 98, passed away after a short confinement at the
Hillview Health Care Center, on Friday, Nov. 6, 1998, due to heart complications
and other related illnesses. She was born on Nov. 30, 1899, in St. Joseph's
Ridge, Wis., to Nicholas and Anna (Rutz) Arenz. She married Paul Zeisler
in 1950, and he preceded her in death on Aug. 8, 1967. Florence graduated
from the Grandview Hospital School of Nursing in 1923, and worked as a
registered nurse. She was appointed superintendent of Grandview Hospital
in 1925, and continued to serve in that capacity until her retirement in
1970. She also worked as an anesthetist for many years.
Florence is survived by a brother, Bernard (Frances) Arenz of Winona,
Minn.; two sisters, Carolyn Fox of La Crosse and Sister Mary (Rose) Claudine
Arenz, RSM, of Detroit, Mich.; two sisters-in-law, Irene Arenz of Sparta
and Mary Lindrud Zeisler of La Crosse; two brothers-in-law, Robert Dunphy
of Dubuque, Iowa, and Wenzel Bina of West Salem; and four stepgrandchildren,
Mark Tessman of Rockford, Ill., Wendy Stevens of Decorah, Iowa, Betsy Hayes
of Arden Hills, Minn., and Lisa Nickerson of Albuquerque, N.M.
In addition to her husband, Paul, she was preceded in death by two
brothers, Arthur and Albert Arenz; two sisters, Katherine Dunphy and Georgina
Bina; and a stepdaughter, Mary Zeisler Tessman.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, Nov. 12, 1998,
at 10 a.m. in the Marian Chapel of the Cathedral of St. Joseph the Workman,
with Rev. Robert J. Cook officiating. Pallbearers will be her nephews,
Bernard Arenz Jr., Eugene Arenz, Donald Bina, Robert Bina, Richard Fox
and Robert Nolden. Entombment will be in the St. Francis of Assisi Mausoleum,
Catholic Cemetery. Friends may call at the Schumacher-Kish Funeral Home
of La Crosse on Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m., and at the church on Thursday
from 9:30 a.m. until the time of services. A wake service will be held
on Wednesday evening at 6:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred
in Florence's name.
Florence was a devoted aunt and friend to her many nieces and nephews
and her stepgrandchildren. She kept in touch with each of them and never
failed to inquire about their well-being.
Donald D. Groth
WEST SALEM, Wis. - Donald D. Groth, 71, of West Salem, died Friday,
Nov. 6, 1998, at Franciscan Skemp Medical Center, La Crosse.
He was born April 13, 1927, in La Crosse, to Rheinhold and Amanda (Horman)
Groth. On Sept. 30, 1950, he married LaVonne Gilbertson in La Crosse and
she preceded him in death on July 2, 1986. Don owned and operated Coulee
Farm Supply in West Salem for over 30 years until his retirement. He was
presently working part time for Coulee News, also in West Salem. Don was
a lifelong member of Christ Lutheran Church in West Salem. He was also
a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 1254 of La Crosse; Berg-Hemker-Olson
American Legion Post 51, West Salem; and a past member of the West Salem
Volunteer Fire Department.
Survivors include two children, Teri (Steven) Kirchner of Melrose and
Gary (Cheryl) Groth of La Crosse; seven grandchildren, Heather (Dan) Gilster,
Scott Kirchner, Joshua Kirchner, Kelli Groth, Kevin Groth, Susan McLean
and James McLean; one brother, Roland ``Rum'' Groth of West Salem; several
nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Alice Hundt of La Crosse. In
addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his parents; one sister,
Lois Bonsall; and a special friend, Delores Koss.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. from Christ
Lutheran Church, 500 Park St., West Salem. Rev. Paul R. Johnston will officiate.
Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery, La Crosse. Friends may call at the
Jostad-Jandt Funeral Home, 121 N. Youlon St. West Salem, today from 6 to
8 p.m., and at the church on Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the time of service.
Travis J. Marx
SPARTA, Wis. - Travis J. Marx, newborn son of Ronald and Donna (Thomas)
Marx, died Sunday, Nov. 8, 1998, in Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center,
La Crosse. Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Saturday in Hilltop Cemetery,
Ontario, Wis. He is survived by his parents; paternal grandmother, Irma
Marx of Clinton, Iowa; and maternal grandmother and stepgrandfather, Beverly
(Edward) Brown of Sparta. The Page-Smith Funeral Home, Sparta, is in charge
Annette E. Weingarten
WEST SALEM, Wis. - Annette E. Weingarten, 87, of West Salem, died Monday,
Nov. 9, 1998, at Bethany Riverside Nursing Facility, La Crosse.
She was born Nov. 2, 1911, in North Bend, Wis., to James D. and Ella
(Johnson) McDonald. Annette was a 1930 graduate of West Salem High School
and in 1934, she graduated from the Uiversity of Wisconsin-Stout. She taught
home economics in Kaukauna, Wis., at the city vocational school for two
years. Annette then worked for the University of Wisconsin agricultural
extension as a home demonstration agent for 3 1/2 years in Green Lake County
and 3 1/2 years in Winnebago County. She was also a home economist for
Wisconsin Power and Light in Tomah for one year.
On Nov. 29, 1947, she married Armin J. ``Shorty'' Weingarten and together
they owned and operated an IGA store in West Salem for many years, until
they sold the business in 1973.
Annette was a veteran of the U.S. Navy Waves and held the commission
of Lieutenant J.G. She served 2 1/2 years in Washington, D.C., as a barracks
officer, until she was discharged in 1946. She was a member of Berg-Hemker-Olson
American Legion Post 51, West Salem.
Survivors include three nieces, Anne Schierl of Stevens Point, Wis.,
Mary (Michael) Mezera of Neenah, Wis., and Nancy McDonald of Madison, Wis.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Shorty, on Feb. 7, 1991; two
brothers, Robert and Lloyd; and one sister, Ruth.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, Nov. 11, at 2 p.m., from the Jostad-Jandt
Funeral Home, 121 N. Youlon St., West Salem. Rev. Jonathan V. Eastman will
officiate. Burial will be in Neshonoc Cemetery. Friends may call at the
funeral home on Wednesday from 1 p.m. until the time of service. Memorials
may be given to the West Salem School District.
Dorothy Stringham, 81, of La Crosse, passed away peacefully at her
home Saturday, Nov. 7, 1998. She was born in La Crosse, Wis., on Oct. 14,
1917, to Harry and Lillian (Groth) Schultz. She married George Stringham
on Nov. 25, 1939, in Dubuque, Iowa. She worked for many years at Art-Market.
She is survived by two daughters, Barbara (Roger) Sorokin of Indianapolis,
Ind., and Vicki Stringham of La Crosse; three grandchildren, Timothy (Mari)
Sorokin, Heather (Basil) Sorokin-Eleftheriou and Jason Sorokin; two great-grandchildren,
Brandon and Amanda Sorokin; one brother, Harry (Betty) Schultz of La Crosse;
one sister, Shirley (Dean) Briese of Largo, Fla.; one sister-in-law, Hazel
Schultz of Onalaska; and many loving cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Howard Schultz.
Memorial services will be held today, Nov. 10, 1998, at 1 p.m. in the
Blaschke Funeral Home, 401 West Ave. So., La Crosse. The Reverend Ted DeWald
will officiate, with burial to be at the Oak Grove Cemetery.
Friends and family may call at the funeral home today from noon until
the time of services.
Everett J. McHenry
Everett J. McHenry, 68, of La Crosse, died Sunday, Nov. 8, 1998, at
Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse. He was born in La Crosse
on Feb. 10, 1930, to Everett M. and Genevieve (Chase) McHenry.
He served with the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He was retired
from the Trane Company after 37 years.
He is survived by one daughter, Mary Ann (Larry) Bolstad, and four
sons, Timothy (Bunnie), Brian, Kenneth and Shane, all of La Crosse; eight
grandchildren, Tracy (Eric), Shelly, Tiffany, Erik, Courtney, Alysia, Hilary
and Josh; and great-grandchildren, Tyler and Aundrea. He is preceded in
death by one son, Kelly Joe; two brothers, Jack and Oscar; and one sister,
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Nov. 11, 1998, at 10 a.m.
at the Woodruff Funeral Home, 4239 Mormon Coulee Road, La Crosse. The Rev.
Helen Johnson will officiate and family burial will be at the Catholic
Cemetery on Thursday.
Family and friends may call at the Woodruff Funeral Home this evening
from 6 to 8 p.m. and on Wednesday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service.
Military rites will be held by American Legion Post 52 at the Catholic
Cemetery on Thursday.
Donald G. Schroeder
TOMAH, Wis. - Donald G. Schroeder, 76, of Tomah, died Monday, Nov.
9, 1998, in his home. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday in the
White Funeral Home, and burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery, both in Tomah.
Relatives and friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and from 10 a.m.
until the time of service Thursday, both in the funeral home.
Jean M. Traynor
TOMAH, Wis. - Jean M. Traynor, 64, of Tomah, died Monday, Nov. 9, 1998,
in Hospice Touch Hospice House. A funeral Mass will be 11 a.m. Wednesday
in St. Mary's Catholic Church, Tomah. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Relatives and friends are invited to call from 10 a.m. until the time of
services Wednesday at the church. Memorials may be given to Tomah Hospice
Touch in her memory. The Sonnenburg Funeral Home, Tomah, is assisting the
Oscar W. Wagner
BLUE RIVER, Wis. - Oscar W. Wagner, 68, of Blue River, died Sunday,
Nov. 8, 1998, after a courageous fight with cancer. Funeral services will
be 1 p.m. Wednesday in Blue River United Methodist Church. Burial, with
military rites by Blue River American Legion Robert Shattuck Post 443,
will be in Homer Cemetery, town of Hickory Grove. Friends may call from
4 to 9 p.m. today at the church.
Edith L. Granger
TOMAH, Wis. - Edith L. Granger, 78, of tomah, died Sunday, Nov. 8,
1998, in Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse. Funeral services
will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in Lighthouse Assembly of God Church, Tomah.
Burial will be in Oakdale Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today
at the White Funeral Home, Tomah, and from 9:30 a.m. until the time of
services Wednesday at the church.
Agnes A. Glennie
Agnes A. (nee Johnson), 94, formerly of West Salem, died Sunday, Nov.
8, 1998. Beloved mother of Donovan (Elanor) Glennie; dear grandmother of
Linda (Jeff) Davis and Debora (Ken Taber) Glennie. Visitation 6 to 8 p.m.
Sunday, Schmidt-Bartelt Funeral Home, Milwaukee. Interment 1 p.m. Monday,
North Bend Cemetery.
Robert Clarence Wampfler
PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, Wis. - Robert C. Wampfler, 69, of Prairie du Chien,
died Saturday, Nov. 7, 1998, in Memorial Hospital, Prairie du Chien. Funeral
services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday in United Methodist Church and burial
will be in Evergreen Cemetery, both in Prairie du Chien. Friends may call
after 9 a.m. Wednesday at the church.
Maynard O. Monson
WAUKON, Iowa - Maynard O. Monson, 72, of Waukon, died Sunday, Nov.
8, 1998, in Good Samaritan Center, Waukon, following a lengthy illness.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Martin Funeral Home Chapel,
and burial will be in Oakland Cemetery, both in Waukon. Friends may call
from 3:30 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Luella S.M. Knudtson
WATERVILLE, Iowa - Luella S.M. Knudtson, 98, of rural Waterville, died
Sunday, Nov. 8, 1998, in Veterans Memorial Hospital, Waukon, Iowa, following
a lengthy illness. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday in East Paint
Creek Synod Lutheran Church, rural Waterville. Burial will be in the church
cemetery. Friends may call after 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Martin Funeral
Home, Waukon, where there will be a 4 p.m. scripture service.
NEW ALBIN, Iowa - Clarence VanBrocklin, formerly of New Albin, died
Monday, Nov. 9, 1998, in his Hopkins, Minn., home. Funeral services will
be 11 a.m. Thursday in St. Joseph Catholic Church, New Albin. Interment
will be in St. Joseph Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday
at the New Albin Town House, New Albin, Iowa. The Burke-Thornburg Funeral
Home, Lansing, Iowa, is in charge of arrangements.