Chippewa Falls Obituaries

Chippewa Falls Obituaries

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  • Nov 8, 2018 | via WXOW-TV La Crosse 

    Chippewa Falls mourns Girl Scout, mom killed in hit-...

    Thursday morning, family and friends remembered the lives of Haylee Hickle and her mother Sara Schneider. Those who knew them best shared stories, tears and laughter.

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  • Nov 6, 2018 | via WMC-TV Memphis 

    The Latest: Girl Scout, mom killed in crash loved cr...

    Sherri Jasper, a Girl Scout board member and counselor at Halmstad Elementary School, leads the program for a candlelight vigil at the school in Chippewa Falls, Wis., Sunday evening, Nov. 4, 2018. The western Wisconsin community on Sunday was grieving the deaths of three Girl Scouts and a parent who were collecting trash Saturday along a rural highway when police say a pickup truck veered off the road and hit them before speeding away.

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  • Nov 5, 2018 | via Yahoo! 

    Relatives struggle with Wisconsin deaths of Girl Sco...

    Relatives of a Girl Scout and her mother who were killed in a hit-and-run crash in Wisconsin that also claimed the lives of two other girls struggled Monday to come to terms with their sudden, heartbreaking loss, saying "we all expect them to come back." Sara Jo Schneider, 32, and her 10-year-old daughter Haylee Hickle were among a group of adults and children who were picking up trash in the ditches of a rural highway when a pickup truck that veered off the road struck them Saturday morning, said police in Lake Hallie, a town about 95 miles east of Minneapolis.

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  • Nov 5, 2018 | via The Janesville Gazette 

    Driver who hit Girl Scouts on Wisconsin road was - h...

    A western Wisconsin pickup truck driver had been "huffing" chemical vapors shortly before he hit and killed three Girl Scouts and one of their parents as they picked up litter Saturday along a western Wisconsin highway, authorities said Monday. Colten R. Treu, 21, of Chippewa Falls, appeared in court Monday and remains jailed on at least a dozen charges, including four counts of homicide by intoxicated use of a vehicle and four more charges related to him fleeing the scene before he surrendered later Saturday.

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  • Nov 5, 2018 | via KHQ-TV Spokane 

    Authorities: Driver was drunk when he hit Girl Scout...

    A western Wisconsin pickup truck driver was drunk when he hit and killed three Girl Scouts and a parent picking up litter over the weekend along a western Wisconsin highway, authorities said Monday. Colton Treu, 21, of Chippewa Falls, was expected to appear in court late Monday morning on 13 possible charges, including four counts of homicide by intoxicated use of a vehicle, according to Chippewa County Sheriffs Sgt.

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  • Nov 5, 2018 | via Rice Lake Online 

    Chippewa Falls mourns death of four people

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  • Nov 5, 2018 | via WAOW 

    Wisconsin community mourns deaths of 3 Girl Scouts, ...

    As a western Wisconsin community grieves the deaths of three Girl Scouts and a parent who were struck by a pickup truck, authorities still haven't released the names of the victims or a fourth girl who survived. Police say they were hit over the weekend when the pickup veered off a rural highway in Lake Hallie as they collected trash along the road and then sped away.

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  • Nov 4, 2018 | via Daily Mail 

    Wisconsin town mourns 3 Girl Scouts, 1 adult killed ...

    Crash took place late Saturday morning as the girls were picking up litter on the side of a road in Lake Hallie, Wisconsin Two of the girls and the woman were pronounced dead at the scene and the third girl was transported to a hospital where she later died A western Wisconsin community on Sunday was grieving the deaths of three Girl Scouts and a parent who were collecting trash along a rural highway when police say a pickup truck veered off the road and hit them before speeding away. Authorities have not released the names of the girls or the woman who were struck by the truck Saturday in Lake Hallie, or the name of a fourth girl who survived but was in critical condition at a Minnesota hospital.

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  • Nov 4, 2018 | via WXOW-TV La Crosse 

    3 Girl Scouts, 1 adult killed in Wisconsin hit-and-r...

    A driver of a pickup truck lurched off a road in western Wisconsin Saturday and hit a group of Girl Scouts picking up trash in the ditch, leaving three girls and one adult dead and critically injuring a fourth girl, police said. Sgt. Daniel Sokup of the Lake Hallie Police Department said the driver of the black Ford F-150 pickup truck fled the scene.

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  • Nov 4, 2018 | via WAOW 

    Tonight: Candlelight vigil to remember lives lost ne...

    There will be a candlelight vigil Sunday in memory of the four lives lost while picking up garbage Saturday between Chippewa Falls and Lake Hallie. The vigil was announced by Nokomis Service Area Girl Scouts, the parent organization of Girl Scouts in Chippewa Falls, Bloomer and Jim Falls.

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  • Nov 3, 2018 | via KSTP 

    1 Woman, 3 Girl Scouts Killed after Being Struck by ...

    Emergency medical personnel gather at the scene of a hit-and-run accident Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, in Lake Hallie, Wis., that killed two girls and an adult. Three girl scouts and one woman were killed in a hit-and-run incident just before noon in Chippewa County, Wisconsin Saturday.

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  • Oct 18, 2018 | via Ladysmith News 

    Rosemary Barrows

    Rosemary Barrows passed of natural causes in her home in Ladysmith on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018 at the age of 97. Rosemary was born on April 4, 1921, in Chippewa Falls, to Hazel and William Lousille.

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