Roger J. Hundt, 80 of rural La Crosse, died Wednesday October 12, 2022 at Mulder Health Care in West Salem. He was born January 23, 1942 to Clarence and Alice (Lang) Hundt. He graduated from West Salem High School in 1960. He was drafted and served 2 years in the U.S. Army at Fort Leonard Wood. Roger married Karen Newburg in 1970 and the couple farmed their married life on St. Joseph’s Ridge. Roger enjoyed farming and driving tractor. He took pride in being on the farm, taking care of his machinery and working hard.
Survivors include his daughter, Trisha (Tom) Leis and grandson, Kyle of West Salem; 2 brothers-in-law, Allen Mielke and Robert Newburg; a sister-in-law, Ardella Hundt and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Karen in 1996; his son Jeff; sisters, Judy Proksch, Linda Taylor and Debbie Mielke and brothers Kenny and Steven Hundt.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Monday October 17, 2022 at St. Joseph Ridge Catholic Church. A visitation will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. Monday at the church. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The Seland Funeral Home in Coon Valley is assisting the family. Condolences may be given at selandsfuneralhome.com.
A special thank you to the staff at Mulder Health Care for their wonderful care of Roger.