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Lee Koltermann
B: 1973-07-26
D: 2019-09-03
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Koltermann, Lee
Emma Witt
B: 1936-09-05
D: 2019-09-01
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Witt, Emma
Margie Moser
B: 1925-11-25
D: 2019-08-27
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Moser, Margie
Katherine Olson
B: 1927-10-17
D: 2019-07-16
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Olson, Katherine
Michael LaMere
B: 1943-11-04
D: 2019-07-04
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LaMere, Michael
Janice Baures
B: 1931-07-13
D: 2019-06-30
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Baures, Janice
David Muehlenkamp
B: 1970-05-12
D: 2019-06-19
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Muehlenkamp, David
Charlotte Bishop
B: 1926-02-05
D: 2019-06-06
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Bishop, Charlotte
Robert Wilson
B: 1949-11-06
D: 2019-06-06
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Wilson, Robert
Bennett Onsrud
B: 1925-03-29
D: 2019-05-25
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Onsrud, Bennett
Bernice Rieple
B: 1934-12-29
D: 2019-05-02
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Rieple, Bernice
Howard Beranek
B: 1959-08-02
D: 2019-03-11
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Beranek, Howard
Helen Onsrud
B: 1928-06-20
D: 2019-01-31
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Onsrud, Helen
Leland Briggs
B: 1939-12-07
D: 2019-01-29
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Briggs, Leland
Mary Stegmann
B: 1928-06-01
D: 2019-01-19
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Stegmann, Mary
Eric Melby
B: 1950-09-05
D: 2019-01-13
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Melby, Eric
Virginia Breeden
B: 1962-12-27
D: 2019-01-10
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Breeden, Virginia
Thomas Stellflue
B: 1937-06-29
D: 2018-12-27
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Stellflue, Thomas
Daniel Smith
B: 1953-04-23
D: 2018-12-10
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Smith, Daniel
Hans Ofsdahl
B: 1928-01-29
D: 2018-11-17
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Ofsdahl, Hans
Judith Fox
B: 1938-10-30
D: 2018-11-09
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Fox, Judith

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Serving La Crosse and Trempealeau Counties for over 85 years!
 
Since 1926 the Fossum Funeral Home has proudly served our families with the same personal care and dedication that has been passed down from generation to generation. With three locations throughout La Crosse and Trempealeau counties, the Fossum Funeral Home has directed compassionate, individualized life celebrations and funeral services in our communities.
 
Our staff is licensed in both Wisconsin and Minnesota allowing us to serve the entire Coulee Region. Our licensed directors are available 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Providing the quality of service and understanding to your family that we would expect for our own.
 
The Fossum Funeral Home is devoted to providing quality, full-service funeral and cremation services, with affordable and fair pricing, to a diverse clientel in the Coulee  Region.  We are a registered as a La Crosse County Indigent Burial Contractor, should  the need arise. 
 
We offer preplanning services, with either insurance funding or bank trusting available should you wish to prefund your final expenses.
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2018-05-18
The impact of grief can extend far beyond the funeral service. For instance, many families choose to forgo long-standing family traditions because they are too painful. Keeping these traditions alive, however, can be an effective way to honor your loved ones, and it can also help families still reeling from grief begin the healing process. 3 Tips for Maintaining Family Traditions After Losing a Loved One 1. Make Changes to Existing Traditions funeral serviceTweaking an existing family tradition can help carry on the memory of your loved one while also acclimating to your new reality. If a deceased family member was responsible for cooking during celebrations, consider hosting meals at your home and urging the rest of your family to contribute offerings. You can even use your loved one’s original recipes as a way to show respect for their past contributions. 2. Keep Their Memories Alive Sharing fond remembrances of your loved one can also keep their memory alive for future generations. While some people elect to share stories during funeral services, you can participate on subsequent occasions, such as during holiday meals. Make sharing a special memory a new tradition for your family, as doing so can strengthen bonds and offer comfort in your time of need. 3. Create a Tribute to Your Loved One Along with sharing memories, you can also create a physical tribute to your loved one. Consider making a collage, featuring pictures of the deceased, which can serve as a visual reminder of the role this person played in your life. You can also set a place for your lost family member at the dinner table as a means of honoring their presence while your share your meal. For more than nine decades, Fossum Funeral Home in Onalaska, WI, has helped local families arrange loving and respectful funeral services for those cherished people they’ve lost. As a result, this funeral home has established a reputation for excellence among previous clients, which is evident in the commitment they show every person who passes through their doors. If you’d like information on planning a funeral service, call (608) 783-9777 today, or visit them online for helpful resources on managing grief.
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Onalaska, WI 54650
Phone: (608) 783-9777
Fax: (608) 782-7939
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