Friday, February 15th


Mary Louise Bautch, 66, of Arcadia, died on Wednesday, February 13, 2019, at her home after a hard-fought battle with cancer.

Mary was born on August 10, 1952, in Arcadia to Edward J. and Margaret V. (Zeller) Lisowski. She graduated from Arcadia High School with the class of 1970. She married Richard Bautch on September 15, 1977, in Arcadia, although the marriage didn’t work, they were lucky enough to be blessed with three beautiful children. Mary started her career as a USDA inspector with Gold N’ Plump Chicken. Mary then owned and operated the Hideout Bar in Arcadia for thirty years. She was often a voice of reason, comfort and sometimes had to tell you exactly how it was. She enjoyed playing pool, spending time entertaining her grandchildren, and reading her novels in her downtime. She was very fond of her children and grandchildren, including her grandpup, Gucci.

Mary is survived by her daughters: Heather Bautch and Jessica Bautch, both of Arcadia; son, Joshua Bautch of Arcadia; 5 grandchildren: Ashton Michael, Ava Marianna, Scarlett Marie, Declan James and Aubree Camille; sisters: Dianna Pronschinske of Arcadia, Annie Molid of Oshkosh, Jackie (Kurt) Wiersgalla of Whitehall, and Beverly Hulberg of Arcadia; brothers: James (Lisa) Lisowski of Arcadia and Thomas Lisowski of Wabasha, MN; and many nieces, nephews and friends.

Arthur J. Yenter, 81 of Camp Douglas, passed away on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at his home.

A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, February 16, 2019, 2:00 P.M. at the Sonnenburg Family Funeral Home, 801 E. Monowau Street, Tomah. Pastor Robert Streeter will officiate. Relatives and friends are invited for a time of visitation on Sat at the funeral home from 12:00 Noon until the time of the services. Online condolences may be given at

Jerry D. Eckelberg, died Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at the Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center in LaCrosse

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 11:00 A.M. at St. John the Baptist. 504 Enderby St, Wilton. Rev. John Potaczek will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery with military honors by the Wilton Hanson-Stark-Leith-Paeth American Legion Post #508.

Relatives and friends are invited to call on Monday from 4:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at the St John the Baptist Catholic Church and on Monday from 10:00 A.M. until the time of the service. Online Condolences may be sent to

The Smith Nelson Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Nora Marie Jernander, age 91, of Cashton, WI, passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2019, at Vernon Memorial Hospital, Viroqua, WI.

Funeral Services will be held, Saturday, February 16, 2019, 11:00 A.M. at the Portland Lutheran Church, Cashton, WI. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Family and friends are invited for visitation Friday, February 15, 2019, from 4:00 - 7:00 P.M. at the Torkelson Funeral Home in Cashton, WI. Visitation will also be held from 10:00 A.M. until the time of service, at the church, on Saturday. Online condolences may be offered at

Kim Marie Suchla, 54, of Independence, died Sunday, February 10, 2019 at Gundersen Tri-County Care Center in Whitehall.

Kim was born May 19, 1964 in Whitehall to Ernie and Betty (Zilla) Suchla.
Kim loved to spend time with her family and shopping. She was a customer service representative at Ashley Furniture Industries for 17 years and a member of SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Independence.
Kim is survived by the love of her life and fiancé, Brad Johnson of Independence; daughter, Barbara Jean Suchla of Indpendence; mother, Betty Suchla of Independence; three brothers, Ken (Margaret) Suchla of Independence, Bill (Rachael Ashley) Suchla of Independence and Ted (Healther Wiltse) Suchla of Coon Valley, Wis.; sister, Betsy Suchla-Lewis of Rodeo, Calif.; brother-in-law, Bruce Brandenburg of Independence; sister-in-law, Patty Suchla of Cudahy; many beloved nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews that she adored.
She was preceded in death by her father; brothers, Richard, Steven, Daniel; sisters, Jean Suchla and Barbara Brandenburg.