ONALASKA — Steven Manske, 66, passed away Friday, March 23, 2018, at his home in Onalaska.
He was born Sept. 22, 1951, to Julius and Dorothy (Roesler) Manske in La Crosse. He graduated from Onalaska High School in 1969, where he excelled in sports, including football and track (medaled). His hobbies included photography and tinkering around the family farm. He earned a bachelor’s of science in biology, from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. He was at one time a member of the National Guard, Onalaska.
He is preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Patricia; and his brother, David. He is survived by his sisters, LaVonne Strong (William) and Mary Lou; and brothers, James and Michael; as well as two aunts; his nieces and nephews and cousins.
Steve will forever be remembered by his family. A memorial service will be held in Onalaska, at a future date to be announced. In lieu of memorials, donations may be made to Coulee Region Humane Society, Onalaska.