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June 7, 1923 - March 7, 2012

Wilfred "Butch" J. Stoltz, 88, of Caledonia, died Wed., March 7, 2012 at Gundersen Lutheran Medical center, LaCrosse, WI.

He was born June 7, 1923 in rural Caledonia to Julius J. and Theresa (Koenig) Stoltz. Butch was a lifelong farmer with his brother Robert and nephew Scott on the home farm south of Caledonia on Jefferson Ridge. He was a member of St. Mary's Parish and he enjoyed hunting.

He is survived by a sister, Wilma Felten, and a brother, Robert (Lorene) Stoltz both of Caledonia; nephews, John (Lorna) Felten and Scott (Nicole) Stoltz, both of Caledonia and great nieces and nephews, Susan Felten, Kathy (Edward) Colsch, Brad (Anne) Felten, Brian Klug, Becky Klug, Caitlin, Emily, and Elizabeth Stoltz, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother in law, Dominic Felten, and a niece, Mary Klug.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 am on Sat., March 10, 2012 at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Caledonia, with Father Gregory Leif and Msgr. Donald Schmitz officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Caledonia. Visitation will be from 10-11 am Sat. morning before the service at the church. Memorials may be given to St. Mary's School or St. Mary's Church, Caledonia. McCormick Funeral Home, Caledonia is assisting the family with arrangements.

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