Helenjane (Mannel) Noffke

Helenjane (Mannel) Noffke of La Crosse, formerly of Norwalk, Wis., of the age of 99 years and 218 days, passed away peacefully with her daughter and granddaughter by her side in the early morning on Friday, Feb. 19, 2021, at Benedictine Manor.

A celebration of life will be from 2–4 p.m. Friday, June 18, at Grace Lutheran Church, S. 26th Street and Ward Avenue, La Crosse.  Family and friends are all welcome.  

A private family burial will be Saturday, June 19, in South Ridge Cemetery, rural Ontario. Memorials may be given to Benedictine Manor in La Crosse or the Alzheimer’s Association in Helenjane’s name.

The Torkelson Page-Smith Funeral Home of Sparta/Norwalk is assisting the family with arrangements.  To read a full obituary or to offer online condolences to the family, please go to www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com.

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