Monday, November 20th

Obituaries

George Oliver Baker, of Sparta, WI, passed away peacefully Friday, November 17, 2017, at Gundersen Health System, La Crosse.



A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, November 21, 2017, 11:00 a.m. at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Sparta, WI. Father Keith Kitzhaber will officiate. Burial with full military honors will immediately follow in the church cemetery. Family and friends are invited for visitation Monday, November 20, 2017, beginning at 4:00 p.m. and concluding at 7:00 p.m. with a Rosary led by the Knights of Columbus at the Torkelson Funeral Home in Sparta. Visitation will also be held Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the St. Claire Health Mission; Sparta Boys and Girls Club; St. Patrick’s school library or the Children’s Miracle Network. The Torkelson Page-Smith Funeral Home of Sparta, WI is assisting the family with arrangements.

Glenn D. Sniff, Jr, 90 of Tomah passed away on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Tomah.

A Memorial service will be held at a later date in Princeville, IL. The Sonnenburg Family Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Lisa Rott, 51, of Black River Falls, passed away on November 12, 2017 at home in Black River Falls.

There will be no funeral services at this time. Torgerson’s Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

David G. Berg, age 77, of Pleasantville, died on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at his home.

Memorial services will be held on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. in the Elk Creek Lutheran Cemetery in Osseo.

Friends may call from 11:00 a.m. until the time service.

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

Charles “Chuck” J. McDonald, 87, of rural Ontario, WI, passed away Tuesday, November 14, 2017, at the Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center. Chuck’s funeral service will be held Monday, November 20, 2017, 11:00 a.m. at Mount Pisgah Wesleyan Church, rural Ontario. Pastor Bob Streeter will officiate. Burial with full military honors will follow in the Hilltop Rest Cemetery in Ontario. Family and friends are invited for visitationSunday, November 19, 2017, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. at the Torkelson Funeral Home in Ontario. Visitation will also be held Monday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at the church. Online condolences may be offered at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com.