ONALASKA, WI – Jeanette A. Loging, 94, formerly of Holmen, died September 18, 2014, at the home of her granddaughter, Tracy Antoniewicz, in Onalaska. She was born September 21, 1919 in Bangor, WI, to Bill and Dora (Hugo) Heuer. It was there that she was baptized and confirmed at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church and later married Elmer F. Loging on Oct 22, 1942. Elmer preceded her in death on May 19, 2003. They farmed in Bangor before buying a dairy farm in 1953 near Holmen, WI, where they raised their family.
Jeanette is survived by four children, John (Edith) Loging of Ettrick, WI, Kenneth (Nancy) Loging of Onalaska, Eileen (David) Hanson of Independence, WI, and Roger (Arlene) Loging of Holmen; 11 grandchildren, Ben and Pearl Loging of Ettrick, Crista (Travers) Hall, Tracy (Mark) Antoniewicz and Melissa (Jason) Wendler, all of Onalaska, William (Amy) Hanson of Marshfield, WI, Timothy (Rita) Hanson of Neillsville, WI, Elizabeth (Jeremy) O’Brien of Black River Falls, WI, and Adam, Shawn and Ashley Loging of Holmen; 27 great grandchildren, one great-great granddaughter and a sister, Irene Tauscher of La Crosse, WI. Besides her husband and parents, Jeanatte was preceded in death by two brothers, Ray and Armin Heuer, and a granddaughter, Bobbie Loging.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 12:30 p.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Onalaska. The Rev. William Bader will officiate. Burial will be in St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery, Barre Mills. Friends may call at the church from 11 a.m. until the time of service. Fossum Funeral Home in Onalaska is in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church and/or school or Luther High School.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the pastors of St. Paul’s, the people at Recover Health, especially Shelby and Terry, as well as the amazing nurses, aides and Chaplain Sue from the Mayo Hospice Program. Jeanette also mentioned often her special friends at Sterling House and Ona Terrace in Onalaska. She appreciated all the kindness and extra care they offered her. The family also wants to acknowledge Dr. Richardson and his nurses at Mayo Clinic in Holmen. The care and love expressed by staff to Jeanette and her family over the many years will never be forgotten.
A huge thank you to granddaughter Tracy, as well as her family, for sharing their home, their love and support. Grandma Great couldn’t have received better care in her final days.