Wednesday, August 23rd

Obituaries

Shirley Ann Hobson was born on October 11, 1963 in the city of Sparta to Beverly (Sletten) and Byron Brandau.

Shirley was called home on July 29, 2017 at the age of 53 years, 9 months and 18 days surrounded by family.
A Celebration of Life service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, August 3, 2017 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Sparta with Pastor Mark Kvale officiating. Music will be performed by Rick Guldenaar and Ann Kvale. Burial will be at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Sparta, at a later date.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, August 2, 2017 from 4-8pm at the Lanham-Schanhofer funeral home and on Thursday, from 10-11 a.m. at the church. Online condolences may be offered to the Hobson family at www.schanhoferfh.com.
The Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home, Sparta, is assisting the family with arrangements.

Audrey J. Odiet, age 70, of Tomah, Wisconsin, passed away peacefully Friday, July 28, 2017 at her home surrounded by her family.



Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, August 4, 2017, at 10:30 a.m. at Queen of the Apostles Parish in Tomah. Monsignor Richard Gilles will officiate. Burial will follow in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery. Family and friends are invited for visitation on Thursday, August 3, 2017 from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. with a rosary to begin at 3:30 p.m. at Torkelson Funeral Home in Tomah. Visitation will also be held on Friday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service at church. The Torkelson Funeral Home of Tomah is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences are available at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com

Ronald Lee Dorwin, age 76, of Black River Falls, passed away unexpectedly Friday morning, July 28, 2017 at Black River Memorial Hospital in Black River Falls.


Due to his wishes, there will be no funeral services.

Buswell Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at buswellfh.com

LaVerne R. Gillette, age 95, of Tomah, Wisconsin, passed away Thursday, July 27, 2017, at the Serenity House in Tomah.


Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 29, 2017, 11:00 a.m. at the Torkelson White Ninneman-Steele Funeral Home in Tomah, Wisconsin. Burial will follow in the Warren Mills Cemetery, Warrens, WI. Family and friends are invited for visitation Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home. The Torkelson White Ninneman-Steele Funeral Home of Tomah is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences are available at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com.

Zona Evangeline Green, 101, of Leon, passed away, Wednesday July 26, 2017 at her home surrounded by family.

A Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, July 31, at the Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home, Sparta, with Rev. Don Ehler officiating. Burial will follow in Leon Cemetery, Leon.

Family and friends are invited to call at the Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home on Sunday from 5-8 p.m. and on Monday, from 10 a.m. until the time of services. Online condolences may be offered to the Green family at www.schanhoferfh.com.

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