Alan L. Blencoe
Alan L. Blencoe, 70, of Holmen, passed away September 14, 2021. He was born in Black River Falls to Walter and Opal Blencoe. He was a proud veteran who served in Viet Nam. He continued to serve his community for 35 years in 911 communications with La Crosse Co. and Ft. Mc Coy. Al’s interests were his much loved Wisconsin Badgers, Milwaukee Brewers and the Green Bay Packers. Among his other interests were gathering with friends and family for good food and conversation, travel to far off places such as Israel with best friends or a short road trip. Everything to Al was an adventure. He also loved collecting books and people and he believed that one should never stop learning. Al will be greatly missed by Kathy, his family, friends, his church family and his community. Al is survived by his wife Kathy Edwards-Blencoe, one daughter Amy Blencoe, mother-in-law Betty Edwards, two sisters; Alice (Edward) Schaenzer, Shirley Finch, one brother Robert (Chris) Blencoe, brothers-in-law Bryen (Debra) Edwards and Allen (Dawn) Edwards, numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and amazing friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and father-in-law Donald Edwards.
A Celebration of Life will be 11:00 am, November 11, 2021 at Olivet Beacon of Life Church, 2100 Bainbridge St, La Crosse. Pastor Jeremy Walloch will officiate. Visitation will be from 10:00 am until the time of services at the church. Coulee Region Cremation Group, Onalaska, is
assisting the family in their time of need. A memorial is being established.