Wednesday, April 25th


Cecilia Marie Jacobson, 95, of Sparta passed away April 21, 2018, at the Morrow Memorial Home in Sparta, WI, surrounded by her loving family.

Visitation will be May 1, 2018, from 10 AM until noon at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, 319 W. Main Street, Sparta, Wisconsin, 54656, followed by funeral mass at noon. Burial will follow at St. Patrick’s Cemetery. Online condolences may be offered to the Jacobson family at

The Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home, Sparta, is assisting the family with arrangements.

Theresa A. Sonsalla, 82, of Arcadia, passed away surrounded by her family on Sunday, April 22, 2018, at Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire.

Theresa was born on October 16, 1935, in Arcadia to Edward Joseph and Sophie Veronica (Fonfara) Sonsalla. She married Stanley J. Kupietz, Jr. on August 29, 1955, at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church. They later divorced. She then married Richard Sonsalla on September 26, 2003, at Holy Family Parish in Arcadia. She worked at A-G Hatchery, provided childcare, and worked as the housekeeping supervisor at St. Joseph’s Hospital for over 30 years. After her retirement, she enjoyed caring for many children. She was a member of Holy Family Parish, PCCW, baked coffee cakes and bread, and worked as a funeral lunch cook. Theresa was a member of the Arcadia Lioness and the American Auxiliary, where she was treasurer. She enjoyed dancing, sewing, quilting, reading, and had a green thumb.

Elaine L. Hoag (age 88) passed away at Franciscan Healthcare in Lacrosse WI, on Thursday, January 25, 2018.

Memorial Services will be held Saturday, April 28, 2018, 11:30 a.m. at the Torkelson Funeral Home in Tomah. Burial will be held in the Warren Mills Cemetery. Family and friends are invited for visitation Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home. Memorial donations may be directed to the Warren Mills Cemetery. Online condolences are available at

Owen T. Hanson, age 74, of Hixton, WI passed away on Wednesday, April 18, 2018.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m., Friday, April 27th, 2018 at Jensen-Modjeski Funeral Home in Hixton, WI with Pastor Denise Anderson officiating. Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Alma Center, WI. Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Thursday, April 26, 2018 at Jensen-Modjeski Funeral Home and again one hour prior to services on Friday at the Funeral Home.

Eva Nell Carmack, 83, of Hudson and formerly of Tomah, died Wednesday March 21, 2018 at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, MN.

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, April 28, 2018, 12:00 Noon at the Lighthouse Assembly of God Church, 762 W Clifton St. Tomah. with a luncheon to follow. Frank Ross will officiate. Relatives and friends are invited for a time of visitation on Sat at the church from 11:00 A.M. until the time of the service. Burial will be in the Greenfield Cemetery in Tunnel City, WI. The Family Requests Memorials be given to the American Cancer Society in memory of Eva. The Sonnenburg Family Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to