VIROQUA -- Reynard Malcolm Bentson, 88, of Viroqua died Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at Creamery Creek Senior Living.

VIROQUA — Ralph D. Widner passed away peacefully Friday, April 13, 2018.

Troy Wagner, 43, of Viroqua died Thursday, April 12, 2018, after an exhaustive battle with Parkinson’s, at Bethel Home and Services in Viroqua.

Mary Lou (Daley) Koenig, kind heart, fierce mind, brave spirit. Born in 1931 and died Thursday, April 12, 2018.

MOUNT HOREB, Wis. — Linda L. Gerber, 82, of Mount Horeb passed away peacefully Sunday, April 15, 2018, at Agrace HospiceCare.

LA CROSSE/VIROQUA — Agnes “Aggie” (Leis) Thielker, 54, of La Crosse and formerly of Viroqua passed away Friday, April 13, 2018, at Gundersen Health Medical Center in La Crosse, surrounded by her loving family.

Jamie Lucas Georgeson-Gilman, son of Chelsey Gilman and Derek Georgeson, was born and died Tuesday, April 10, 2018. Jamie was named after his two uncles, Dillon Lucas Georgeson and Lucas Carlyle Gilman.

VIROQUA — Trygve Martin Overbo, 79, of Viroqua passed away Thursday morning, April 12, 2018, at the Bethel Home in Viroqua.

MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. — Mrs. June M. Bankes, 77, of Mountain Home passed away Jan. 25, 2018, in Mountain Home. She was born June 15, 1940, in Brantwood, Wis., to Leonard and Thora (Morey) Hagan. She married Theodore L. Bankes Nov. 1, 1958, in Viroqua.

Ruth J. McClurg of Viroqua died Thursday, April 5, 2018, at her home with family by her side.

VIROQUA — Bobbie T. Best, 96, of Viroqua passed away Thursday evening, March, 29, 2018, at the Vernon Manor Nursing Home in Viroqua.

VIROQUA — Maynard Alvin Sanwick, 68, of Viroqua passed away peacefully, Friday, March 30, 2018, at the Bland Bekkedal Center for Hospice Care, surrounded by loved ones and caregivers.

VIROQUA — Jerrold “Jerry” O. Matson, 85, passed away Saturday, March 24, 2018, at home surrounded by four generations of family after a valiant struggle with multiple health issues.

LAS CRUCES, New Mexico — Donald Eldon Lee, 78, of Las Cruces, formerly of Viroqua and Ontario areas, died Tuesday, March 20, 2018. Funeral services for Don will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 4, at the Torkelson Funeral Home in Ontario. Burial with full military honors will follow in Ol…

WESTBY — Vida L. Stillman, 98, died Saturday, March 17, 2018, at Norseland Nursing Home, in Westby.

Sharon Kay Hanson, 65, passed away Saturday evening, March 10, 2018, at the Vernon Manor Nursing Home in Viroqua.

VIROQUA — Mallie Lorrine Offerdahl Gald, 92, died and was welcomed into her eternal home Tuesday, March 13, 2018, at Vernon Manor in Viroqua.

VIROQUA — Mallie Lorrine Offerdahl Gald, 92, died and was welcomed into her eternal home Tuesday, March 13, 2018, at Vernon Manor in Viroqua.

VIROQUA — Dr. Robert A. Starr, 91, of Viroqua passed away peacefully Friday, March 16, 2018, at the Bland Bekkedal Center for Hospice Care in Viroqua.

ESOFEA — Arlene Grace Davidson, 93, of Esofea passed away Wednesday, March 14, 2018, at Vernon Memorial Hospital, in Viroqua.

WESTBY — Ann Marie Ruth Hanson, died March 13, 2018, at Norseland Nursing home.

VIROQUA/ONTARIO — Beverly J. Harris, 86, of Viroqua and formerly of rural Ontario passed away peacefully Friday, March 9, 2018, at the Bland Bekkedal Center for Hospice Care.

ONTARIO — Philip “John” H. Downing, 85, of Ontario died Monday, March 12, 2018, at Norseland Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, March 17, at Ontario Community Center. Burial with full military honors will follow at Hilltop Rest Cemetery, Ontario. Family and friends …

EvaLea F. Bolstad, 77, of La Crosse went to be with her Lord and Savior Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018, at Bethany Riverside Nursing Home Lighthouse.

CASHTON — Susan Elizabeth Papenfuss, 64, of Cashton passed away unexpectedly, Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, at Gundersen Health System’s critical care unit, in La Crosse.

DAVENPORT, Iowa — Henry “Hank” Swangstu, 68, of Davenport died Saturday, February 17, 2018, at his residence following a courageous battle with an extended illness.

WESTBY — Helen Evangeline Nottestad, 86, of Westby died Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, at Bethel Nursing Home.

WESTBY — Carol Rudrud, 88, of Westby passed away Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, at the Bland-Bekkedal Center for Hospice Care, Viroqua, in the loving arms of her children and her special angel, Angie Hornby.

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

Frederick L. Favor, 86, lifetime Viroqua area resident, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, at the Bland Bekkedal Hospice Center.

Keith L. Vance, known by many as “Trapper,” 65, passed away Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, of pancreatic cancer.

John L. Alden, 86, of rural La Crosse died at his home Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018.

Michael “Mike” Rentz McKibbin passed away peacefully at Gundersen Health System, surrounded by his family, Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, following a massive stroke.