Greg M. Aller, 61, of Tomah, died Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011, at Tomah Memorial Hospital. He was born July 31, 1950, to Charles and Josephine (Rey) Aller in Sparta. He grew up in Tomah and was a 1968 graduate of Tomah High School.

Greg was united in marriage to Shirley Bailey on Aug. 31, 1972. He attended WWTC in La Crosse for nursing. He worked as a registered nurse at the Tomah VA Hospital and then at Tomah Memorial Hospital. In 1984 he bought The Crow Bar in Tomah. In his spare time he enjoyed riding his Harley, gun collecting, hunting and fishing. Greg also enjoyed music, watching boxing and western movies. More than anything he loved his family.

He is survived by his wife, Shirley of Tomah; his daughter, Aubrey (Troy) Gilson of Tomah; a grandson, Jesse Gregory Johnson of Tomah; his brother, David Aller of Tomah; his sister, Diane (Hal) Handy of Tomah; his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Doug and Ruth Bailey; sisters- and brothers-in-law, Kathy (Jim) Steele, Diane (Mike) Welch and Glen (Becky Weyer) Bailey, all of Tomah; many nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Jo, and a brother, Steve “Zip” Aller.

Funeral services were held Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011, at 11 a.m. at the Torkelson Funeral Home in Tomah. Tom Church officiated. Burial followed in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Tomah. Family and friends called for visitation Wednesday from 9 a.m. until the time of services at the Torkelson Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Tomah Hospice Touch.

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