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Norma J. Holte

July 2, 2021 | 6 comments

Norma J Holte died peacefully in her home on 06/29/2021

Born June 12, 1932, to Henry and Addie Speas in Necedah, Wis. She Married Robert L Holte.

She is survived by her two sons, Robert R (Lisa King) of Onalaska, Wis, and Duane (Yong) of Auburn, Calif.; Sister, Darcy Lanphear of Wisconsin Rapids, Wis; Grandchildren, Michelle (Perry) McClellan, Rob (Misty) Holte, and Ryan Liebold; Great-Grandchildren, Samantha (Alex) Koonce, Austin (Michelle) Horstman, Shane Horstman, Alyssa Holte and R.J Liebold; Great-Great Grandchildren, Aiden Koonce, Everly Koonce, Emmett Koonce, Brennan Horstman, Ariana Horstman, and Ali Glynn.

She was predeceased in death by her husband of 55 years, Robert L Holte; parents Henry and Addie Speas; and brother-in-law Kenneth Lanphear.

She worked for Skogens/Festival Foods until her retirement in 1990.

A private family service will be at a later date.

Memorials are preferred.

Coulee Region Cremation Group is assisting the family.



  1. Don Lee

    Bob and Duane,
    Sorry to hear of your mom’s passing.

    • Duane

      Thank you Don. We appreciate your condolences.
      The last couple of years were hard for mom but she is now reunited with dad.
      It has been many years since I have seen you. Hope all is well.
      Best regards,

  2. Larry and Ruth Olson

    Duane and Bob, Sorry to hear of the loss of your Mom. She was always so nice , in her own quiet way. We hope you are doing well, and have wonderful memories at this time. Take Care. Ruth and Larry Olson

    • Duane

      Thank you Larry and Ruth. Her health was not good for a long time so it is good that she has been reunited with Dad.
      Hope all is well with both of you.


  3. Janet (Gilbertson) Abnet

    Dear Bob, Duane and family,
    So sorry to read that you mom died. I really liked your mom. She was such a good neighbor. I enjoyed the humor that took place at Skogen’s.
    May the Lord Carry You Gently in the Palm of His Hand.
    Deacon Frank and Janet (Gilbertson) Abnet.

    • Duane

      Thank you Janet. I am glad you have fond memories of mom. Her health was not good for the last few years so I am happy she is finally reunited with Dad.

      Best regards,


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