Hiram O. Haugen

4-19-14) Hiram O. Haugen, age 92, of LaCrosse, died on Thursday, April 17, 2014 in the Wisconsin Veteran's Home at King in Waupaca, WI.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, April 25, 2014 at 11:00 a. m. in the French Creek Lutheran Church with burial in the church cemetery both in rural Ettrick.

Friends may call one hour prior to the service.

The Jack Funeral Home in Blair is assisting the family with arrangements.

George Skroch

4/18/14) George Skroch, 91, of La Crosse died Thursday, April 17, 2014 at the Sterling House in La Crosse.

He was born May 21, 1922 in Independence, Wis. to Peter and Anna (Ressler) Skroch. George married Irene Marsolek on May 17, 1948 in Independence. She died February 19, 2013. The couple lived most of their married life in La Crosse.

George worked as a machinist at Trane Company in La Crosse until retirement.

Survivors include a brother, Clarence Skroch of Strum; a sister, Benvenuta Omdahl of Racine; two brothers-in law, Dave (Sue) Marsolek of La Crosse and Richard Marsolek of Deadwood, S. D. a sister-in-law, Alice Skroch of Independence, and many nieces and nephews.

George was preceded in death by his wife, Irene; an infant son, Roger; brother, Clifford Skroch; half-sister, Gertrude and half-brother, August.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a. m. Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Independence, with Very Rev. Woodrow H. Pace officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Visitation will be held one hour prior to services at the church on Tuesday.

Online condolences may be offered at www. edisonfuneralhome. com.

Evelyn Evie J. Larrabee

4-17-14) Evelyn "Evie" J. Larrabee, 91 of Tomah died Thursday, April 17, 2014 at Close to Home.

Funeral Services will be held on Monday, April 21, 2014, 11:00 A. M. at St. Paul Ev. Lutheran Church, 525 Superior Ave, Tomah WI. Pastor Donald Buch will officiate. Burial will in Warren Mills Cemetery, Warrens, WI.

Relative and friends are invited to call on Sunday from 5:00 P. M. until 8:00 P. M. at the Sonnenburg Family Funeral Home, 801 E. Monowau Street, Tomah and at the church on Monday from 10:00 A. M. until the time of the services.

Online condolences may be given at www. sonnenburgfamilyfh.

Bernice Filla

4-16-14)  Bernice Filla, 86, of Independence, died on Tuesday, April 15,2014, at Gundersen Tri-County Care Center in Whitehall, WI.

Bernice was born February 20, 1928 in rural Independence to Valentine and Clara (Roskos) Marsolek. She married Theodore "Ted" Filla on May 12, 1947 at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Independence. He died November 9, 2013.

The couple farmed in Lewis Valley, rural Arcadia, until moving to Independence. Bernice was a member of SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church and Rosary Society.

Survivors include her daughter, Ruth (Dick) Rasmussen of Bloomington, Minn. son, Roger Filla of Arcadia; sister, Irene Kulig of Whitehall; step-granddaughter, Sharon (John Sprague) Rasmussen-Sprague and two step-great-grandchildren, Jovana and Samahra Sprague.

Bernice was preceded in death by her husband, Ted; son, Rodney Filla; brother, Ralph Marsolek; sister-in-law, Pat Marsolek and brother-in-law, Art Kulig.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a. m. Monday, April 21, 2014 at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Independence, with burial in the church cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 4-8 p. m. Sunday, with a prayer service at 7:30 p. m. followed by a rosary, at Edison Funeral Home, Independence, and one hour prior to services at the church on Monday.

www. edisonfuneralhome.

Elizabeth Betty Sheda

4/16/14) Elizabeth "Betty" Sheda, age 90, of Black River Falls, WI, passed away Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at Family Heritage Care Center, Black River Falls, while under the care of Black River Memorial Hospice.

A funeral service will be held Saturday, April 19, 2014, 11:00 a. m. at the United Methodist Church, Black River Falls. Reverend Kathleen Jury will be officiating. Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery, Black River Falls.

Family and friends are invited for visitation Saturday, from 10:00 a. m. until the time of the service at the church.

Buswell Funeral Home of Black River Fall is assisting the family with arrangements.

Online condolences are available at www. buswellfuneralhome. com.

Perry C. Back

Perry C. Back, age 65, of rural Pigeon Falls, died on Monday, April 14, 2014 at his home.

Memorial services will be held at a later date.

The Jack Funeral Home in Whitehall is assisting the family with arrangements.