Obituaries

Lambert J. Hemmersbach, age 85, of Tomah, Wisconsin, passed away Thursday, April 9, 2015, at the Mayo Health System in La Crosse, Wisconsin.     Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Tomah.  Monsignor Richard Gilles will officiate.  Burial will follow in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Tomah, WI.  Family and friends are invited for visitation Monday, April 13, 2015, from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. with a 4:00 p.m. rosary at the Torkelson Funeral Home in Tomah.  Family and friends are also invited for visitation Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at the church.  The Torkelson Funeral Home of Tomah is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences are available at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com.
Rose Ione Parrish, entered this world on April 9, 1915 one hundred years later she left her earthly home passing away at St. Joseph’s Hospital Hillsboro on her 100thbirthday.     A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, April 13, 2015, 11:00 A.M.  at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 307 Spring Street, Kendall.  Father Nelson Graham will officiate.  Burial will be in the church cemetery.  Relatives and friends are invited to call on Sunday at the Smith Nelson Funeral Home, Kendall from 4:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M. and on Monday at the church from 10:00 A.M. until the time of the mass. In Lieu of flowers memorial are requested to be given to the Kendall Public Library and the St. Joseph’s Catholic Church P.C.C.W.  Online condolences may be sent to sonnenburgfamilyfh.com
Diane J. Pischke, age 58, of Whitehall, died on Wednesday, April 8, 2015 in the Gundersen Health System in LaCrosse. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 1:30 p.m. in Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Whitehall.  Burial will be in the Lincoln Cemetery in Whitehall at a later date. Visitation will be Monday, April 13, 2015 from 4-7 p.m. in the Jack Funeral Home in Whitehall and also one hour prior to the service at the church on Tuesday.
Bonnie Orlich, 72, of Merrillan, WI, passed away Sunday, April 5, 2015, at her home. Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 25, 2015, 3:00 p.m., at Buswell Funeral Home, Black River Falls, WI.  Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery, Black River Falls. Family and friends are invited for visitation Saturday, April 25, 2015, from 2:00 p.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home. Buswell Funeral Home of Black River Falls is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences are available at www.buswellfuneralhome.com.
Cory, 28, and Tyler, 23, Renard died Monday, April 6, 2015. Memorial services will be held Thursday, April 16, 2015, 6:00 p.m., at Torgerson Funeral Home, Black River Falls, WI.  Terry Marg will be officiating.  Family and friends are invited for visitation Thursday, from 4:00 p.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home. Torgerson Funeral Home of Black River Falls is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences are available at www.torgersonfuneralhome.com.
Mavis Vance, 91, of Black River Falls, WI, passed away Wednesday, April 08, 2015, at Family Heritage Care Center, Black River Falls. Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 11, 2015, 11:00 a.m., at the Shamrock Union Church, Town of Manchester, rural Black River Falls, WI.  Reverend Terry Marg will be officiating.  Burial will follow in Shamrock Union Cemetery.   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 Falls is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences are available at www.buswellfuneralhome.com.