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Frederick "Fritz" M. Wrobel

January 10, 1936 ~ December 21, 2018 (age 82)

       Frederick  “Fritz” Morton Wrobel, age 82 of La Crosse and formerly of rural Chaseburg passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Friday, December 21st, 2018 at Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center in La Crosse.  H was born on January 10th, 1936 to Harry and Ruth (Hofslien) Wrobel.  He was baptized and confirmed at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Chaseburg.  He graduated from Viroqua High School in 1954.  On July 1, 1961 he married Karen Huntington.  He farmed with his dad for several years and then moved to La Crosse.    He enjoyed hunting, snowmobiling up North which was a yearly event.  He participated in the Chaseburg Snowmobiling group. 

     Fritz is survived by his loving wife, Karen, two daughters; Leah Wrobel  of  LaCrosse, Teresa Callaway of Viroqua, one son, Jonathan Wrobel of  Viroqua, five grandsons, Travis, Randy, Christopher, Joshua, and Damian.  He is also survived by two sisters; Swanhild (Harold) Lubeck of La Crosse, Ruth Ann (Don) Curti of Genoa several nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.  He was preceded in death by his parents, one daughter, Sarah Kidd and one sister, Nancy Pulver. 

A time of sharing will be held on Friday, December 28th from5-7 at the Thorson Funeral Home in Viroqua.  The family suggests memorials. 

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