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Dalton James Reed, age 23, passed away unexpectedly at Sacred Heart in Eau Claire on April 12, 2021. He was born on October 2, 1997 in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin. Growing up Dalton enjoyed ice fishing with his grandpa and cruising on the four-wheeler. He had a soft spot in his heart for dogs,…

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Willard D. Rogge, age 90, passed away peacefully while he slept on Monday, April 12, 2021 at the Wisconsin Veteran’s Home in Chippewa Falls. He was born on July 11, 1930 on the family farm in the town of Woodmohr to William and Lillian (Knoefel) Rogge. He attend Mile Corner, a one room count…

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Willard D. Rogge, age 90, passed away Monday, April 12, 2021 at the Wisconsin Veteran’s Home in Chippewa Falls. Funeral services will be held on Friday, April 16, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Bloomer with a visitation from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service at the chu…

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David J. Zwiefelhofer Sr., age 93, passed away on April 11, 2021 at his home in Chippewa Falls with his family by his side. He was born on March 27, 1928 in Bloomer to John and Alvina (Pecha) Zwiefelhofer. He married Maxine Topper on November 19, 1952. David was raised on a farm in Cooks Val…

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Grace Valerie Boehm, “Gracie,” age 73, of Charlottesville, Virginia; formerly from New Auburn, Wisconsin; passed away on Saturday, February 20, 2021 surrounded by her loving family. She was born on October 9, 1947 in Wilmington, Delaware to the late Stanley C. Ignatowski and Grace A. Saunders.

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Alecia Kay Schemenauer, 31, of Menomonie, passed away March 29, 2021 at Mayo Clinic Hospital in Eau Claire.

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Robert Jon Hansen, age 62, amazing husband, father and friend passed away on March 27, 2021 at the Ladysmith Nursing Home where he had been residing since March of 2020 due to serious health complications after triple bypass surgery on January 29,2020. One month prior to being admitted to La…

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Ralph Adrian Bruxvoort, age 87, passed away Tuesday, March 23, 2021, at his home in Bloomer, Wisconsin.

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Ella M. Waterhouse, age 88, passed away unexpectedly on March 21, 2021 in Chetek. She was born on July 3, 1932 in Illinois to William and Alice (Kjellesvik) Butterfield. She married John Waterhouse on September 21, 1951 in Pine City, Minnesota. Ella worked as a domestic engineer, taking care…

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Kathleen (“Kathy”) Louise Riegert, 79, of Chippewa Falls, Town of Tilden, died peacefully on Thursday, March 11, 2021 at her residence surrounded by family.

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Betty L. Suhr, age 86, passed away on Friday, March 19, 2021 at Dove Healthcare in Bloomer. She was born March 25, 1934 in Township of Buchanan County, Iowa to William and Zelda (Greenly) Karsten. She married Robert Suhr, Sr. on February 14, 1960 in Hawkeye, Iowa. Betty and Robert farmed for…

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On Friday, March 12, 2021, Elizabeth A. Tillotson passed away unexpectedly in her home. Beth was born in Evanston, Illinois on October 24, 1944 to Harry H. Homan and Patricia M. (Morse) Homan, both of whom preceded her in death. As an ambitious young woman, Beth graduated from Loyola Univers…

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Robert Carl “Bob” Biechler, 90, of Marshfield passed away in the evening of March 6, 2021 at Wells Nature View on South Adams Avenue, Marshfield, having been under hospice care since January.

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Phyllis Adel Hartman, age 93, passed away Friday, March 5 at Liberty Village Retirement Home in Tomah, Wis. where she resided for the last five years. Phyllis was born in Chippewa Falls, the only child of Charles and May Dunn on June 14, 1927. She graduated from Chippewa High School in 1944 …

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Charlotte A. Ager, long time resident of Chetek, died Monday, March 1, 2021, at Country Terrace Care Partners Assisted Living in Bloomer, Wisconsin. 

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Ronald R. “Rosco” Buchli, 85, of the Township of Big Bend, passed away Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at his home, surrounded by his family and under the care of Mayo Clinic Hospice.

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Frances M. Donahue, age 100, passed away Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at Meadowbrook in Bloomer.  She was born June 13, 1920 in the Town of Sampson, Chippewa County to Herbert and Adeline (Plante) Cole.  She married Dan Donahue on August 20, 1942 at the United Brethren Parsonage in Bloomer.  Fra…

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Gloria D. Lambert, age 85, passed away on Thursday, February 25, 2021 at Our House Memory Care in Chippewa Falls. She was born on April 16, 1935 in Bloomer to Oswald and Lillian (Lueck) Fehr. She married William “Bill” Lambert on September 22, 1953 in Stillwater, Minn. Gloria and Bill spent …

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Dona J. Stanford, age 91, formerly of New Auburn, passed away at her home on Friday, February 19, 2021. She was born March 30, 1929 in New Auburn, Wisconsin to Richard and Catherine (Marek) Fehr. She worked selling real estate and was involved in many activities with her church and community…

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Harold “Harvey” W. Mueller, age 67, passed away unexpectedly at Mayo Clinic in Bloomer on February 19, 2021. He was born on March 26, 1953 to Willie and Anna (Krause) Mueller. Harvey worked as a truck driver and machinery set-up at Swoboda Implement for many years. He was a member of the Blo…

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Vernon F. Hofmann, 90, passed away Tuesday, February 16, 2021 at the Premier Estates of Pierce. 

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On Friday, February 12, 2021, Kay Diederich, loving wife and mother of six children, died peacefully at home at age 85.

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Ardell H. (Abrahamson) Branville passed away peacefully February 12, 2021 at her home in New Auburn. She was born May 3, 1933, in New Auburn to Harry and Orpha Abrahamson. She attended school in New Auburn and grew up working at Harry’s Store in New Auburn. She married Perry Branville from S…

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Shirley A. Elsner, 86, passed away on Sunday, February 14, 2021, at Dove Healthcare-Bloomer with her daughter by her side and under the care of Mayo Clinic Home Health & Hospice.

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Wanda Faye (Adams) Lance will be dearly missed by her loved ones. She passed away peacefully on February 8, 2021, at 95 years old. Wanda was the youngest of 9 children born to Bertha Madge and Arthur Adams in St. Joseph, Mo., on September 12, 1925. 

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Paul E. Lane, age 82, passed away at Mayo Clinic in Bloomer on Thursday, February 11, 2021. He was born on April 29, 1938 in Bloomer to Raymond and Lenora (Meier) Lane. Paul married Frances Grassini on November 23, 1977. He proudly served his country in the US Army during the war in Korea. H…

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Marla M. Ermatinger, 83, of Chippewa Falls, died peacefully at home, under the care of St. Joseph’s Hospice on Tuesday, February 9, 2021.

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Eugene Robert Krhin, 98, (1922-2021) passed away peacefully on February 4, 2021 at the Wisconsin Veterans Home in Chippewa Falls, Wis. Gene lived a full, interesting, colorful, and successful life that spanned several cities and locations throughout his years. A more passionate, dedicated, a…

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Robert Hyland, age 80, passed away at his home on February 7, 2021. He was born on February 6, 1941 in Barron County to Emery Sr. and Hulda (Van Schoick) Hyland. He worked as a carpenter and also drove truck. Bob was a quiet man who enjoyed collecting things, working on small motors, taking …

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Marvin W. Score, age 83, passed away peacefully on February 3, 2021, at his home in Zimmerman, Minn. Marvin was born to William and Mildred (Bischel) Score on June 21, 1937, in Bloomer, Wis. He graduated from Bloomer High School after which he spent four years in the Air Force. Marvin marrie…

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Carol “Caroline” Frances Foster went home to Jesus on February 4, 2021. She was born to Reverend Lawrence & Lucille Oman on July 8, 1942, in Chippewa Falls, Wis. A life of Christian service was instilled in the hearts of all the members of the Oman family, and Carol grew up to love and s…

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Kathleen Hope Motzer, age 72, passed away at her home on Wednesday, February 3, 2021. She was born on June 16, 1948 in Duluth Minn.to Lauren and Carole (Peterson) Wiederholt. She married Verlyn Motzer on August 5, 1967 at St. Jude’s in New Auburn. She had two full time occupations the first …

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Ritchie A. Davis, age 48, passed away unexpectedly at his home on January 31, 2021. He was born in Chippewa Falls, Wis. on June 28, 1972. He married the love of his life, Amy (Timbrook) Davis on January 18, 2019.

Thomas “Tim” D. McCann, 75, of Bloomer, passed away peacefully Tuesday, February 2, 2021 following a traumatic brain injury.

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Delores “Dee” E. Tallman, 51, of Bloomer died Sunday, January 31, 2021 at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire.

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Heaven gained a most special angel, Darlene E. Hass, 77, of Bloomer, on January 27, 2021.

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Roger A. Kocherer, age 68, passed away at MCHS Eau Claire on Sunday, January 31, 2021. He was born June 4, 1952 in St. Paul, Minn. to Clarence and Myrtle (White) Kocherer. He married Cheryl Brelie in 1972 in St. Paul. Roger worked in the warehouse for Donaldson Co. Roger was a horse enthusia…

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LaVerne C. Killen, 86, beloved husband of Beverly (O’Connell) died on Friday, January 15, 2021 in Cherry Valley, Ill. He was born July 30, 1934; son of Marshall and Myrtle Killen in Eau Claire, Wis. and raised in Altoona, Wis.

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Terry Allen Olson, age 73, passed away at his home on January 26, 2021. He was born in New Auburn to Gerald “Ole” and Margaret (Hoard) Olson on July 5, 1947. Terry proudly served his country in the US Army and was a member of the New Auburn American Legion. He was an excellent carpenter and …

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Kole Francis Woolever was stillborn to Scott and Krystal (Swenby) Woolever on Saturday, January 23, 2021. He is now watching over us in heaven with all his loved ones who have gone before him.

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Raymond Wojtowicz, 94, of the Rusk County Township of Rusk, Wis., passed away peacefully on January 21, 2021, at Mayo Clinic Health System – Chippewa Valley in Bloomer with his family near him.

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Rose Ann Jenneman, 66, of Barron, passed away Monday, January 18, 2021 at Essentia – St. Mary’s Hospital in Duluth, Minn.

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Ray H. Smith was born on December 16, 1935 to Henry and Mary (Black) Smith in Bloomer, Wisconsin. Ray was the youngest of seven children; Esther, Alice, Virgine, Erving, Hubert, and Anita. Ray attended Duncan Creek school until graduating to New Auburn High School.  While in high school Judy…

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James W. (Jim) Young, Ed.D. died January 15, 2021 in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin just short of his 93rd birthday. He was born February 2, 1928, to William L. Young and Marguerite Nuesse Young in Indianapolis. He grew up in several small Wisconsin towns as his father pastored several churches. …

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Kathleen M. Faschingbauer, 74, of Chippewa Falls passed away on January 6, 2021 at Mayo Health System in Eau Claire. 

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Linda Coleman, age 79, of Barron, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Friday, January 15, 2021.

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Thomas “Tom” Anderson, 71, Bloomer, Wis. passed away unexpectedly at home on Monday, January 11, 2021.

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Mary Lucille Carlson, age 74, was gently welcomed into Heaven by her beloved parents on January 8, 2021. 

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Vergean Joyce Stewart 82, of Rice Lake, Wis. died Sunday, January 10, 2021 at Cambridge in Rice Lake surrounded by her loving family.

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Martha Mae Cunningham, age 87, passed away on Friday, January 8, 2021 at her home in Bloomer. She was born in Hannibal Wis. on April 23, 1933 to Perry and Agnes (Fisk) Olds. She married LaVerne “Junie” Cunningham on July 3, 1950 in Ladysmith Wis. Martha and Junie lived in the Walworth area u…

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Janet Downey Ragan, 87, passed away Christmas Eve morning in Winter Garden, Fla. Janet was the daughter of Frank and Saima Downey. She graduated from Bloomer High School in 1951. She spent 4 years in the US Air Force, married and spent time touring the world. She had two sons, one daughter (…

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Jacqueline Ann Pitts, age 75, passed away Friday, January 1, 2021 at Mayo Clinic in LaCrosse. She was born June 5, 1945 in Chippewa Falls to Robert and Irene (White) Moe. She married Gary Pitts on December 6, 1969 in LaFayette, Wis. Jackie worked as a Testing Engineer for Cray Research and e…

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Ruthanne (Nachtwey) Spurlock passed away Monday, December 21, 2020 at her home in Black River, Mich.