Obituaries

Maralyn B. Laudon, 90, of Black River Falls, WI, passed away Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at Black River Memorial Hospital, Black River Falls.

Funeral services are pending.

Buswell Funeral Home of Black River Falls is assisting the family with arrangements.

Rick Gohde, 64, of Alma Center, died Friday, June 23, 2017 at Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center in La Crosse.


A celebration of Rick’s life will be held from 3-7 pm, Friday, July 21, 2017 at Jensen-Modjeski Funeral Home in Hixton.

Virginia M. Leis, 94, of Cashton, WI, passed away peacefully with her family by her side, Tuesday, June 27, 2017, at the Maplewood Terrace in Viroqua, WI.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, June 30, 2017, 11:00 a.m. at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Cashton, WI. Father Michael Klos will officiate. Burial will follow in the Sacred Heart Cemetery. Family and friends are invited for visitation starting at 4:00 p.m. and concluding with praying the Rosary at 7:00 p.m. at Torkelson Funeral Home in Cashton, WI. Visitation will also be held Friday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at the church. The Torkelson Funeral Home in Cashton is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences are available at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com.

Ardis M. Sesvold, age 81, of Blair, died on Monday, June 26, 2017 in the Gundersen Tri-County Care Center in Whitehall.

Arrangements are pending with the Jack Funeral Home in Blair.

Candis “Candy” (Cox) Gaspie, age 66, of Friendship, Wisconsin, and formerly of Tomah, Wisconsin, passed away Monday, June 26, 2017, at the Gundersen Medical Center in La Crosse, Wisconsin.

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Visitation will be held Wednesday, June 28, 2017, from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. at the Torkelson Funeral Home in Tomah. Online condolences are available at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com.