Wednesday, August 23rd

Obituaries

Joyce Elizabeth Ann McPeak Heuer, 91, of Sparta, WI, passed away Tuesday, July 25, 2017, at Mayo Health Center – La Crosse, WI.



Funeral Services will be held Friday, July 28, 2017, 11:00 a.m. at the Torkelson Page-Smith Funeral Home in Sparta, WI. Burial will follow in the St. Patrick’s Catholic Cemetery, Sparta, WI. Family and friends are invited for visitation from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 at the Torkelson Page-Smith Funeral Home on Friday. Online condolences may be offered at www.torkelsonfuenralhome.com.

Robert “Bob” B. Abbott, 77, of Cataract, passed away unexpectedly Monday, July 24, 2017 at his home.


A graveside memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 29, at Cataract Cemetery. Immediately following, there will be a luncheon at the United Methodist Church in Cataract. Online condolences may be offered to Bob’s family at www.schanhoferfh.com.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred.

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

Francis “Butch” Gene Blackburn, 78 of Sparta, WI, passed away Monday morning, July 24, 2017, at Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, WI.



A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial, will be held Saturday, July 29, 2017, 11:00 a.m., at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Sparta, WI. Father Keith Kitzhaber will officiate. Burial with full military honors will follow in the Woodlawn Cemetery, Sparta. Family and friends are invited for visitation from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service at the church on Saturday. The Torkelson Page-Smith Funeral Home of Sparta, WI, is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences are available at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com.

William “Billy” Tyler Gibbs, 27, of Tomah died Saturday, July 22, 2017, at the Gunderson Lutheran Hospital in Lacrosse.



A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, July 29, 2017, 1:00 P.M. at Queen of the Apostle’s Catholic Church, 315 Monroe St. Tomah, WI. Monsignor Gilles will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Relatives and friends are invited to call at the church on Saturday from 11:300 A.M. until the time of the service. The Sonnenburg Family Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to www.sonnenburgfamilyfh.com

Mary E. Flikkeshaug, age 93, of Whitehall, died on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 in the Pigeon Falls Health Care Center in Pigeon Falls.

Arrangements are pending with the Jack Funeral Home in Whitehall.