Ruth Ann Skroch, 80, formerly of Onalaska, passed away on Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, at Mariposa Point of Mesa in Mesa, Ariz.

BANGOR — Eldred C. Schaller, 93, of Bangor died Friday, Feb. 20, 2018, at Mayo Clinic Health System. Arrangements will be announced by Jandt-Fredrickson Funeral Homes and Crematory, Bangor Chapel.

JENSEN BEACH, Fla./ONALASKA — Wayne Eldon Bakken, 70, a sweet and gentle man of Jensen Beach, formerly of Onalaska, passed away Friday, Feb. 16, 2018. He was in the care of Harper House Hospice of Stuart, Fla.

CASTALIA, Iowa — Dama Frances Jones, 66, of Castalia died Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, at her home in Castalia. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, at Schutte-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Postville, Iowa. Burial will follow at Pleasant View Cemetery in Castalia, Io…

Leslie “KaKasay” Russell Pettibone II, 41, died Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. Traditional Native American services will be held at noon Friday, Feb. 23, at 8691 Pettibone Pass, Black River Falls, with visitation from 10 a.m. to time of services. He will be laid t…

WAUKON/POSTVILLE, Iowa — Marie E. McKee, 94, of Waukon, formerly of Postville, died Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, at Good Samaritan Center in Waukon. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 26, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Postville. Burial will be at Postville Cemetery. Friends ma…

Patrick T Skroch, 69, of La Crosse died Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, at Tomah VA Medical Center. A celebration of life will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, March 10, at VFW Post 1530 in La Crosse. Burial will be held at a later date in Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery, Preston, Minn.

WAUKON, Iowa — James Peyton Connor, 80, of Waukon died Friday, Feb. 16, 2018. A memorial service Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, March 3, at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Waukon, with visitation one hour prior to service. Martin Funeral Home in Waukon is assisting the family.

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GREELEY, Iowa — Brady Mykel Edwards, 16, of Greeley died Friday, Feb. 16, 2018. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28, at Burnham-Wood-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service of West Union, Iowa, with visitation from 10 a.m. to time of service.

HOLMEN — Patricia Ann (Major) Callanan, 85, of Holmen on Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, walked into paradise with her Lord and Savior, Jesus, after a long struggle with life-squelching dementia. We thank God that her journey on earth is over and we now celebrate her new life.

BANGOR — Eldred C. Schaller, 93, of Bangor died Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, at Mayo Clinic Health System. Arrangements will be announced by Jandt-Fredrickson Funeral Homes and Crematory, Bangor Chapel.

SPARTA — Mary T. Quinn, 85, of Sparta died Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2018, in Shoreview, Minn. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home, Sparta.

Donn C. Collins, 88, of La Crosse passed away Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, at Bethany St. Joseph Care Center in La Crosse.

ONALASKA — Almira Brown Strittmater Gantka, 86, of Onalaska passed away Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, at Bethel Home in Viroqua.

WATERSMEET, Mich. — Patricia Louise Oltz, 80, of Watersmeet died suddenly at her winter home in Leon Monday, Feb. 19, 2018. Funeral service will be held at 4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23, at Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home, Sparta. Visitation will be from 3 p.m. to service time.

BURNSVILLE, Minn. — Bobbie J. (Bakkestuen) Pierce, 44, of Burnsville passed away Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, at the University of Minnesota Medical Center, Minneapolis.

Cody James Heilman, 44, of La Crosse went to be with his mother and father in Heaven Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018.

BLAIR — Eldon “Al” Louis Friede, 91, of Blair died Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, in the Grand View Care Center in Blair.

WADENA, Iowa — Timothy Brian Corkery, 75, of Wadena died Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, at University of Iowa Hospice Unit, Iowa City, Iowa. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, at St. Francis of Assisi, Fayette, Iowa, with burial at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Wadena.…

MONONA, Iowa — Eugene E. Nevermann, 83, of Monona died Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, at Great River Care Center in McGregor, Iowa. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Monona, with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, F…

GENOA — David W. Zahn, 79, of Genoa died Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, in his home.

Thomas H. Bracken, 88, of La Crosse died Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, in Mayo Clinic Health System-Franciscan Healthcare, La Crosse. Blaschke & Schneider Funeral Homes are assisting the family with arrangements. A complete obituary will follow.

WAUKON, Iowa — James Peyton Connor, 80, of Waukon died Friday, Feb. 16, 2018. A memorial service Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, March 3, at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Waukon, with visitation one hour prior to service. Martin Funeral Home in Waukon is assisting the family.

Britney M. Masewicz, 25, of La Crosse, died unexpectedly at her home Monday, Feb. 5, 2018.

Mary Anna Sexauer, 94, of La Crosse passed away Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, at her home.

Donn Charles Collins, 88, of La Crosse died Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, at Bethany St. Joseph Care Center, La Crosse. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, at Presbyterian Church of West Salem, with visitation 10 a.m. to time of services. Jandt-Fredrickson Funeral Homes and Crema…

MESA, Ariz./ONALASKA — Ruth Ann Skroch, 80 of Mesa and formerly of Onalaska, died Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, in Mesa. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Feb. 26, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Onalaska. Visitation will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Schumacher…

HOLMEN — Patricia M. Callanan, 85, of Holmen died Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, in La Crosse. Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, at Viroqua Church of Christ, with visitation 2 p.m. to time of service. A complete obituary will follow from Seland Funeral Home in Coon Valley.

Mary Helen (Auer) Ross, 85, of La Crosse passed away Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, at her home.

COPPERAS COVE, Texas/BROWNSVILLE, Minn. — Dorothy “Dottie” Ellen Kruse,86, of Copperas Cove and formerly of Brownsville passed away Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, in Copperas Cove.

Westby — Carol Rudrud, 88, died Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, at Bland Bekkedal Center for Hospice Care in Viroqua. Funeral services for Carol will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 23, at Vosseteig Funeral Home in Westby, with burial following at Westby Coon Prairie Lutheran Church. Friends may v…

BLAIR — Eldon Friede, 91, of Blair died Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, in Grand View Care Center in Blair. Arrangements are pending with Jack Funeral Home in Blair.

Aleda Olene Sherry, 88, died Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, surrounded by her loving family, at the Bland Bekkedal Center for Hospice Care in Viroqua.

WEST SALEM — Peggy A. Teal, 63, of West Salem passed away Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, at Gundersen Health System.

Olive E. Husmann, 97, of La Crosse died Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, at Mayo Health System, La Crosse.

Carolyn Joy Johnson, passed away Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, at Gundersen Health System in La Crosse. A celebration of life will be held for Carolyn from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 25, at Torkelson Page-Smith Funeral Home in Sparta. Burial will be held at a later date in Cataract Cemetery.