Jack E. Wuolle, age 65, of rural Genoa, passed away unexpectedly on August 19th, 2019. He was born on January 3rd, 1954 to John and Eileen (Anderson) Wuolle in Gary Indiana. He attended and graduated from De Soto High School in 1972. He then attended WWTC in La Crosse and received a degree in welding. On July 16th, 1977 he married Carol Clemetson at his family farm. Together they had three children. They lived in Janesville until 1980 when they moved to the Romance area and he began logging. He logged until 1997, when he began working as a millwright and fabricator. In 2003 Jack and Carol purchased the Hideaway Bar and Restaurant in Chaseburg and operated it until the flood of August 2018 that caused extensive damage. He was a fan of craft beer and had a love of homebrewing. He thoroughly enjoyed the company of family and friends. Jack found a deep love in aviation and enjoyed that hobby until his last moments. He will be greatly missed.
Jack is survived by his wife Carol Wuolle of Genoa; children Thad (Amy) Wuolle of Stoddard, Dan (Jennifer Stiltner) Wuolle of La Crosse, and Della (Ryan) McGuire of Westby; grandchildren Dawson Lewis, Jacob Witt, Jack Witt, and Riley McGuire; father John Wuolle of Viroqua; siblings Linda (Brian) Gaasrud of Illinois, Martin Wuolle of Phoenix, AZ, Kevin (Nanci) Wuolle of Genoa, and Sandra (Brian) Jewell of Ithaca. He was preceded in death by his mother, as well as other family and several close friends.
A memorial visitation will take place on Monday, August 26th from 4-7 p.m. at the Thorson Funeral Home in Viroqua. Online condolences may be left at www.thorsonfuneralhome.com
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Young Eagle Foundation at: https://www.eaa.org/eaa/youth/free-ye-flights.
The Thorson Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Viroqua is proudly serving the family.