Blaine Jothen, 95, passed away Saturday, June 9, 2018, at the Vernon Memorial Hospital, Viroqua.

CASHTON — Judith Agnes (Bertling) Jothen, 96, of Cashton, formerly of Shorewood and Joliet, Ill., died peacefully in her sleep June 6, 2018, surrounded by her loving family.

BRODHEAD, Wis. -- Alvin F, Larson, 76, of town of Avon, Rock County, Wis., passed away Sunday, June 3, 2018, at the Monroe Clinic Hospice Home, Monroe, Wis.

Raymond Rex Whisler, 74, died suddenly at home Monday, May 28, 2018. A celebration of Ray’s life will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 2, at Thorson Funeral Home. Visitation will be held after services until 2 p.m. with luncheon to follow at the Whisler Farm Shop, Genoa. Complete obituary t…

Raymond Rex Whisler, 74, died suddenly and peacefully at home Monday, May 28, 2018, with his children by his side.

Lester M. Shaw, 83, of Westby died Tuesday, May 15, 2018, at Norseland Nursing Home.

CHASEBURG — Arlin A. Manske, 87, of rural Chaseburg died Monday, May 21, 2018, at his home.

CASHTON — Dennis Ray Letterly, 69, of rural Cashton died Friday, May 11, 2018, at Gundersen Health System in La Crosse.

Mark R. Parshall, 59, of Westby passed away unexpectedly in his home Friday, May 4, 2018.

CHASEBURG — Elder Allan Carson Jr., 71, of Chaseburg died Friday, May 4, 2018, in his home surrounded by his family, after a brief battle with cancer.

Verna Elvina Hankee, 100, passed away Sunday, April 22, 2018, at Norseland Nursing Home in Westby.

LA CROSSE/COON VALLEY — David R. Galstad, 42, of La Crosse and formerly of Coon Valley, died unexpectedly of a cardiac arrest Saturday April 28, 2018, at Gundersen Health System.

Dennis J. LeJeune, 52, of La Crosse died Monday, April 16, 2018.

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

It is with great sadness that the family of Arlene M. (Vold) Reed announces her passing, Wednesday, March 21, 2018, at the age of 89 years, in Huntington Beach, Calif., just three days before her 90th birthday. Arlene was born to Ole and Helga (Hanson) Vold in Wisconsin, March 24, 1928. Arle…

PUEBLA, MEXICO/COON VALLEY — David L. Brye passed away Thursday, April 5, 2018, at his home in Puebla and his ashes will be brought to San Miguel, Tzihacapan, for burial.

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.

GOLD BEACH, Ore. — Audrey LaVonne (Hink) Engh, 84, a resident of Gold Beach passed away Thursday, March 22, 2018, in Gold Beach.

COON VALLEY — Linda G. Jorstad, 70, of rural Coon Valley died Thursday, March 22, 2018, at her home.

MEQUON, Wis./LA CRESCENT, Minn. — Ann Elaine (Nelson) Garthus, 81, of Mequon, formerly of La Crescent died Monday, March 19, 2018.

VIROQUA — Jerrold “Jerry” O. Matson, 85, died Saturday, March 24, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 4, at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Viroqua, with burial following military honors in the Viroqua Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 3,…

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

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

MIKANA, Wis. — Dean Roy Torgerson, 76, of Mikana died Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, at his home.

ELLSWORTH, Wis./LA CROSSE — Carol A. Bluske, 87, of Ellsworth and formerly of La Crosse passed away Friday, March 2, 2018, in Ellsworth.

GENOA — Jane Corson, a treasured member of the Lallas family, passed away Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, at the age of 85.

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

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.

Irvine Merle Engen, 89, died Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, surrounded by loved ones, at Norseland Nursing Home in Westby.

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.

Robert H. Bjerkos, 66, of Westby died Monday, Jan. 29, 2018, as the result of pancreatic cancer.