Monday, May 27th

Obituaries

Gloria Everson, age 79, of Hixton, WI passed away on Friday, May 24, 2019 at Black River Memorial Hospital in Black River Falls, WI surrounded by family.

Celebration of Life will be held 11:00 a.m., Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Blair Lutheran Church in Blair, WI with Pastor Eldon Simonson officiating. Burial will follow at Zyon Cemetery in Blair, WI.

Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m., Friday, May 31, 2019 at Jensen-Modjeski Funeral Home in Hixton, WI and again from 10:00 a.m. until time of services on Saturday at the church.

Jensen-Modjeski Funeral Home of Hixton, WI is assisting the family with arrangements.

Loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, passed away at age 89, on May 16, 2019. Ardy was born on July 30, 1929, in Eau Claire, WI.

She married Dale Sherman on February 2, 1952. One year later, Dale graduated from law school at the University of Wisconsin, and they moved to Black River Falls, WI, where they lived for 66 years. Ardy loved her family and her friends, and cherished every moment spent together. She was full of energy and had a zest for life. Everyone enjoyed Ardy’s sense of humor and mischief, along with her compassion for politics and books. Ardy loved to travel and enjoyed meeting new people on her Greyhound bus trips. Ardy was a frugal person, but she was always very generous to her family and friends, and always wanting to make their lives better. This world is a better place because of Ardy, and she will be missed forever.

Frank L. Chandler, age 79, of Tomah, Wisconsin, passed away Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at the Tomah Nursing & Rehab Center.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 10:30 a.m. at Queen of the Apostles Parish in Tomah., Monsignor Richard Gilles will officiate. Burial will follow in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Tomah, Wisconsin. Family and friends are invited for visitation on Wednesday, from 9:00 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.

Margery Ann (Weber) Dickman passed from this life into eternal life on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, at the age of 83.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 11:00 a.m. at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Sparta, WI. Father Eric Berns will officiate. Burial will follow in the Sacred Heart Cemetery, Cashton, WI. Family and friends are invited for visitation Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at the church. In lieu of flowers, Margie’s family has set up a memorial scholarship fund for tuition assistance at St. Patrick Catholic School, Sparta, WI. The Torkelson Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be offered at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com.

Elsie G. Knutson, age 93, of Blair, died on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 in the Grand View Care Center in Blair.


Graveside services will be held on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 12:30 p.m. in the Ettrick Public Cemetery in rural Ettrick.
Visitation will be Tuesday, May 28, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in the Jack Funeral Home in Blair.
The Jack Funeral Home in Blair is assisting the family with arrangements.