Valeria Rose Sluga

1/26/14) Valeria Rose Sluga, 80, of Independence, died unexpectedly, Saturday, January 25, 2014.

Christian Burial Mass will be held at 10:30 a. m. Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Independence, Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 4-8 p. m. Tuesday, 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 Wednesday.

Elizabeth Betty L. (Whttenbach) Severson

1/26/14) Elizabeth "Betty" L. Wyttenbach) Severson, 95 of Kendall, died Saturday, January 25, 2014 at Heritage Manor in Elroy, WI.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014 12:00 Noon at St. John Ev. Lutheran Church in Kendall. Pastor Steven W. Neuman will officiate. Burial will be in the Glendale Cemetery. Relatives and friends are invited on Saturday at the church from 10:00 A. M. until the time of the service. Smith-Nelson Funeral Home in Kendall is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be given at www. sonnenburgfamilyfh.

Roger A. Eddy

1/26/14) Roger A.
home.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday at 10 a. m. at St.
Patrick's Catholic Church, Sparta, with Father John S. Manohar officiating.

Northwoods following the committal.

Home, Sparta, on Thursday from 4 p. m. until 7 p. m. with a 7 p. m.
service. Visitation will also be held on Friday at the church from 9 a. m.
until time of services.
or St. Patrick's Catholic Church.
www. schanhoferfh.

with funeral arrangements.

Patricia Pat Waldera

1-24-14) INDEPENDENCE – Patricia "Pat" Waldera, 88, of Independence, died Thursday, January 24, 2014 at Gundersen Tri-County Care Center, Whitehall.

Pat was born November 19, 1925 in Trempealeau County, to Peter P. and Susan (Mlynek) Kowahl. She married Marcell C. Waldera June 9, 1947 at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. He died April 28, 2009.

Pat cooked at Elk Creek School and worked at Gopher Glove in Independence until retirement. She loved baking, canning and sewing. She was a wonderful seamstress and loved to garden. She also quilted at church. Pat always put others before herself.

She was a member of SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, its Women's Organization and Rosary Society.

Pat is survived by her three children, Daniel (Judy) Waldera of Strum, David (Joyce) Waldera of Hudson and JoAnn Waldera of Independence; three sisters-in-law, Esther Kowahl of Trempealeau, Delores (Jack) Paszkiewicz of Richfield, Minn. and Marcella Waldera of Arcadia; five grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her husband and brothers, Joseph and Carroll Kowahl.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a. m. Monday, January 27, 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 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.

Cheryl K. Hiugewi Thundercloud

1-23-14) Cheryl K. Hiugewi" Thundercloud, age 60, of Black River Falls, WI died Thursday, January 23, 2014 in the Black River Memorial Hospital. Native American funeral services will be held from 11 A. M. until 1 P. M. Saturday, January 25, 2014 at the Indian Mission Community Center. Burial will follow in Decorah Cemetery in the Town of Komensky, Jackson County.

Buswell Funeral Home (715-284-2231) of Black River Falls is assisting the family with arrangements.

Online condolences may be sent to www. buswellfuneralhome. com.

Richard George Flock

1-23-14) Richard George Flock, age 63, passed away Tuesday, January 21, 2014, at Rolling Hills Rehabilitation Center in Sparta, Wisconsin.

A memorial service will be held February 22, 2014, 11:00 a. m. at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Wilton, WI. Father David Bruener will officiate. Burial will follow in the St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery, Wilton, WI. Family and friends are invited for visitation February 22, 2014 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. Memorials may be given to the Brookwood Special Olympics. Online condolences are available at www. torkelsonfuneralhome. com.