Obituaries

Janice H. Holloway, 91, of Tomah, WI passed away on Saturday, September 24, 2016 at Serenity House in Tomah.

Services are being planned for next spring and will be announced when they become available by the Torkelson Funeral Home in Tomah. Online condolences may be offered at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com.

Phyllis Buttke, 88, of Black River Falls, died Saturday, September 24, 2016 at Black River Memorial Hospital.

Graveside services will be 11:00 AM, Saturday, October 1, 2016 at Riverside Cemetery in Black River Falls. Jensen-Modjeski Funeral Home in Hixton is assisting the family.

Clara Lillian Bush, 93, passed away September 24, 2016 at the Atrium Care Center in Black River Falls, WI.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m., Saturday, October 1, 2016 at Little Norway Lutheran Church (N4755 Gus Road, Black River Falls) with Pastor Denise Anderson officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Friends and family may call from 10:00 a.m. until time of service at the church.

Buswell Funeral Home (715-284-2231) is assisting family with arrangements.

Linda Ann Purcell, age 54, of Wilton, Wisconsin, passed away Sunday, September 25, 2016.

Funeral services with full military honors will be held Wednesday, September 28, 2016, 7:00 p.m. at the Mt. Pisgah Wesleyan Church near Ontario, Wisconsin. Pastor Bob Streeter will officiate. Family and friends are invited for visitation on Wednesday from 6:00 p.m. until the time of the service at the church. The Torkelson Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Family has asked that memorials be given in Linda’s memory. Online condolences are available at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com.

Marian E. Borden, 85, of Tomah died Thursday September 22, 2016 at Mayo Clinic Health Systems in La Crosse.

A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, September 28, 2016, 11:30 A.M. at Queen of the Apostles Parish at St. Mary’s Church, 315 W. Monroe St. Tomah. Monsignor Richard Gilles will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the church on Wednesday from 9:30 A.M. until the time of the Mass. The Sonnenburg Family Funeral Home, Tomah is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to www.sonnenburgfamilyfh.com