ARCADIA, Wis. — Aurilia S. Bautch, 84, of Arcadia died Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, at Grand View Care Center, Blair, Wis. Arrangements are pending with Edison Funeral Home, Independence.

SPRING GROVE, Minn. — Lois Ann Wilhelmson, 82, of Spring Grove passed peacefully through heaven’s gates Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, with her husband of 53 years by her side.

INDEPENDENCE — Rudy Rombalski, 75, of rural Independence died Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, at his home. Prayer service will be held at 7:30 p.m. followed by a rosary Friday at Edison Funeral Home, Independence, with visitation from 4 p.m. to time of services. Burial will be at St. Bridget’s Cath…

SPARTA — Ulysses “Bud” Burdette Cole, 89, died Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, at Morrow Memorial Home, Sparta. Graveside burial will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 27, at Sunrise Memorial Gardens, Sheboygan, Wis. Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 25, at Lanham-Schanhofer Funera…

James (Jim) Francis Michaels, 78, of La Crosse died suddenly of a cardiac event while doing what he loved, fishing, at his lake home in Wautoma, Wis., Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017.

ETTRICK — Curtis “CHZBurger” Lee Byom, 44, of Ettrick died Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, of complications from a pulmonary embolism.

Amy Cerny Ramsay, 43, of La Crosse reposed in the Lord Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, at Mayo Clinic Health System of La Crosse.

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Margaret “Marg” Schaefer, 89, of La Crosse died Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, in La Crosse. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Blessed Sacrament Church, La Crosse, with celebration of Marg’s life and visitation from 9 a.m. to time of Mass at Blessed Sacrament Parish. Entombment will f…

Michael C. Osowski, 76, of La Crosse died Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, at his home.

ARCADIA — Aurilia S. Bautch, 84, of Arcadia died Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, at Grand View Care Center, Blair. Arrangements are pending with Edison Funeral Home, Independence.

TREMPEALEAU, Wis. -- Genevieve A. Eichman, 92, of rural Trempealeau passed away Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, at the Marinuka Manor in Galesville, Wis.

ONALASKA — Willie E. Hardin Jr., 65, of Onalaska died Monday, Sept. 18, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Sept. 25, at Schumacher-Kish Funeral and Cremation Services of La Crosse. A complete obituary will follow.

Thomas Arthur Noon, of La Crosse died Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, at Gundersen Health System in La Crosse. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Coulee Region Cremation Group, Onalaska, with visitation from 10 a.m. to time of service. A full obituary will follow.

OSSEO, Wis. — Dennis Schramm, 69, of Osseo died Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, at his home. A celebration of his life will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at his home, W16010 Kay Road, Osseo, Wis., 54758. Schiefelbein Funeral Home in Osseo is assisting the family.

VIROQUA — Juanita L. Skrede, 79, of Viroqua died at Gundersen Health System in La Crosse, Friday, Sept. 15, 2017. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Thorson Funeral Home in Viroqua, with burial in Viroqua Cemetery.

MELROSE — Russell “Russ” Schrinner, 86, of Melrose passed away peacefully Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, at Black River Memorial Hospital.

NEILLSVILLE, Wis. — Shane RedEagle, 45, of Neillsville died Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, at his home. Traditional Native American services will be held at noon today at Dells Dam Community Center, rural Neillsville. Burial will follow in Dells Dam Cemetery. Family and friends may visit from 10 a.…

OSSEO, Wis. — Eleanor Hoff, 88, of Osseo died Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, at Dove Healthcare in Osseo. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday at South Beef River Lutheran Church, rural Osseo. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Friends may call from 10 a.m. to time of services Friday at th…

PRAIRIE DU CHIEN — Bessie Ann Rule, 87, of Prairie du Chien died Saturday, July 29, 2017, at her home in Prairie du Chien. Celebration of life will be from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday at Frazier’s Old Faithful Inn, Prairie du Chien. Thornburg-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Prairie du Ch…

HILLSBORO — Joan Marie Daines died Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, at Milestone Senior Living in Hillsboro. A celebration of Joan’s life will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Grace Community Church in Ontario, Wis. Please join us for food, fellowship and memories. Picha Funeral Home in Hillsbo…

Michael C. Osowski, 76, of La Crosse died Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. James the Less Catholic Church. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Schumacher-Kish Funeral & Cremation Services of La Crosse. A complete obi…

CATARACT — Jim R. Hughes, 88, died Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, at Gundersen Health System, La Crosse. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home, Sparta, with a luncheon to follow at the funeral home. Burial will be in Cataract Cemetery.

Dolores A. Heisler, 87, passed away peacefully Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, surrounded by her loving family at Caledonia Care & Rehab Center, Caledonia, Minn.

VIROQUA — Juanita L. Skrede, 79, of Viroqua died Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, at Gundersen Health System in La Crosse. Memorial services will be held Thursday at Thorson Funeral Home in Viroqua, with burial in Viroqua Cemetery.

OCALA, Fla./WEST UNION, Iowa — Michael Richard Hackley, 42, of Ocala, formerly of West Union, died Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017. Celebration of life services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Burnham-Wood-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service, West Union, with visitation two hours before services.

TOMAH — Brian A. Butterfuss, 47 and 10 years, of Tomah died unexpectedly at his home Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017. A memorial visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Sonnenburg Family Funeral Home, Tomah.

David R. Tepp, 82, of La Crosse passed away Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Osseo, Wis.

TOMAH — Helen M. Baumgarten, 93, of Tomah died Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, at Cranberry Court in Tomah. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday at First United Methodist Church in Tomah, with burial to follow in Oak Grove Cemetery, both in Tomah. Family and friends may visit from 4 to 7 …

HOMOSASSA, Fla./TOMAH — Shirley Mae (Liebl) Cole, 82, of Homosassa and formerly of Tomah died Friday, Sept. 8, 2017. Funeral services will be held Friday at noon at St. Paul Ev. Lutheran Church. Burial will be in Clifton Cemetery. Relatives and friends may call from 11 a.m. to time of the se…

SPARTA — Rickey H. Heuer, 57, of Sparta died Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, at Gundersen Health System in La Crosse. Funeral services will be held at 5 p.m. Friday at Torkelson Page-Smith Funeral Home, with burial to follow in St. Patrick’s Catholic Cemetery, both in Sparta. Family and friends may …

Dolores A. Heisler, 87, died Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, at Caledonia Care & Rehab Center in Caledonia, Minn. Funeral services will be announced by Schumacher-Kish Funeral and Cremation Services of La Crescent.

CATARACT — Jim R. Hughes, 88, of Cataract died Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, at Gundersen Health System, La Crosse. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home, Sparta.

CHASEBURG — Paul R. Schultz, Jr., 84, of Chaseburg died Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, at Mayo Clinic Health System in La Crosse.

David R. Tepp, 82, of La Crosse died Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Osseo, Wis. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in La Crosse. Burial will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Friends may call from 10 a.…

MELROSE — Russell “Russ” Schrinner, 86, of Melrose died Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, at Black River Memorial Hospital. A celebration of lfe will be held 2 p.m. Thursday at Melrose United Methodist Church. Family and friends may call from 1 p.m. to time of services. Torgerson’s Funeral Home is ass…