Thursday, February 21st

Obituaries

Kathryn (Kay) Jean Parkison (Steinmetz) of Tomah, WI passed away Monday, February 18, 2019 at the home of her youngest daughter with family by her side. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, February 22, 2019, 1:00 p.m. at Queen of the Apostles Parish in Tomah with Monsignor Richard W. Gilles officiating.Family and friends are invited for visitation at the church from 12:00 p.m. until the time of the service.Burial will be Saturday, February 23, 2019, 8:00 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Tomah, WI.

David L. Griffin, age 63, of the Tomah/Warrens, Wisconsin area and formerly of Wisconsin Rapids, passed away Monday, February 18, 2019, after a courageous battle with cancer at the Serenity House in Tomah.
Memorial services will be held Friday, February 22, 2019, 4:00 p.m. at the Torkelson Funeral Home in Tomah, Wisconsin. Pastor Bob Streeter will officiate. Family and friends are invited for visitation Friday from 2:00 p.m. until the time of service at the Torkelson Funeral Home in Tomah. Online condolences are available at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com.

Roger E. Matson Jr., 49, of Sparta, passed away Sunday, February 17, 2019 at Mayo Clinic Health System, La Crosse, after a long battle with cancer.

A memorial service will be held for Roger at 11 AM on Thursday, February 21, 2019 at Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home in Sparta.

Family and friends are invited to call from 4 PM until 7 PM on Wednesday, February 20, 2019, with a Masonic Service beginning at 6:30 PM, and again on Thursday from 10 AM until the time of the service at the funeral home. Online condolences may be offered at www.schanhoferfh.com

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

Misha Ruth (Welch) Bolstad, age 39, of La Crosse, Wisconsin, completed her journey on February 16, 2019.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, February 21, 2019, 2:00 p.m. at the Torkelson Funeral Home in Tomah. Pastor William King will officiate. Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery, Tomah, Wisconsin. Family and friends are invited for visitation on Thursday from 12:00 p.m. until the time of service at the Torkelson Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Chasing Daylight Animal Shelter, 15560 Hwy 131, Tomah, WI 54660 or the Pump House Regional Arts Center, 119 King St, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601. Online condolences are available at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com

Joseph Peter Kroll, age 80, of Necedah, WI, passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2019, at the Atrium Acute Care Center in Wisconsin Rapids.

A Celebration of Joseph’s life will be held Saturday, February 23, 2019, 11:00 a.m. at the Torkelson Necedah Family Funeral Home. Family and friends are invited for visitation from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Full Military Honors will be provided at 12:00 p.m. noon, at the Necedah VFW. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Mesothelioma the Online condolences are available at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com.