Obituaries

Allen J. Solchenberger, 66, of Sparta, died Friday, January 20, 2017 at his home.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, January 27, 2017 at Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home, Sparta, with Priscilla Hemmersbach officiating. Burial with full military honors provided by VFW Post 2112 will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Sparta.

Family and friends are invited to call from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home and from 10 a.m. until time of services on Friday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family are preferred. Online condolences may be offered at www.schanhoferfh.com

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

Brenda J. Berndt, age 53, of LaCrosse, died on Monday, January 23, 2017 in her home.

Arrangements are pending with the Jack Funeral Home in Blair.

Norbert H. Popp, 95, of Kendall, died Saturday, January 21, 2017 at the Casa De Oakes Assisted Living Home.

A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, January 28, 2017, 10:30 A.M. at St. John Ev. Lutheran Church, 297 E South Railroad St., Kendall. Pastor William R. King will officiate. Burial will be at the South Ridge Lutheran Cemetery.

Relatives and friends are invited to call at the church on Saturday from 9:00 A.M. until the time of the service. Online Condolences may be sent to www.sonnenburgfamilyfh.com. The Smith-Nelson Funeral Home of Kendall is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Nellie Robinson, 88, of Humbird, died Friday, January 20, 2017 at her home.


Memorial services will be 4:00 p.m., Saturday, January 28, 2017 at Schiefelbein Funeral Home in Osseo. Burial will be in Mentor Cemetery, Town of Mentor, Jackson County, WI.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 2-4 p.m. on Saturday.

Donna J. Ravenscroft, 77, of Necedah, WI, passed away on Wednesday January 18, 2017 at home surrounded by her loving family after a courageous battle with lung cancer.


Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at the Torkelson Necedah Family Funeral Home. Pastor Jeff Ruetten will officiate. Burial will be held in the Wopat Cemetery in White City, WI. Relatives and friends are invited for visitation on Monday, January 23, 2017 at the Torkelson Necedah Family Funeral Home from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. and also from 10:00 a.m. until the time of services on Tuesday at the funeral home. The Torkelson Necedah Family Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences are available at www.torkelsonfh.com.