Excerpts from "The Thorp Courier" Clark County
Robert Joseph LaSage,78, Stanley, WI dies at his home on Saturday, 7/31/1999.
Bob was born 2/18/1921 the son of Howard and Frances (Fisher) LaSage. Bob grew up in the Spencer area and attended Sawyer School for 8 grades. His mother passed away when he was 13 years old. He helped his father with the milk route and various farm chores. Bob was married to Helen Hoftiezer on 7/27/1942 at Farmington, MN. Bob was inducted into the US Army on 11/2/1942.
Bob was a milk hauler in the Stanley area from 1946 until 1956. In 1959 he purchased a farm in the Stanley area and retired in 1981.
Survivors include his current wife Katherine Lasage of Stanley, WI; sisters Grace Genett of Menasha, WI, Ruth Genett of Neenah, WI; brothers: Donald Lasage of Las Vegas, NV, Edward Lasage of Neenah, WI. Bob is preceded in death by his parents ....and one brother James.