Formerly of Bowler, Wittenberg, and Hudson, Wis., and St. Paul, Minn., Allen Voelz passed away on Dec. 11, 2020, at age 82. Allen is in a much better place now, after a brave fight for many years of suffering with Leukemia and Lymphoma. He had a long banking career, during which he touched many lives. He was also a past WBA president. As much as he enjoyed the career, his family always came first!

He was born to Milton & Helen Voelz in Shawano, Wis. Survived by his wife, Valarie (whom he met in High School Band. Their marriage lasted 60 years); daughter, Cheryl (Dave) Qualey; granddaughter, Kendall Qualey; and siblings: Malcolm, Steve and Dennis. Preceded in death by his parents; sister, Paula; and stepmother, Rosalie. Special thanks to Dr. Hocking of the Marshfield Clinic, Dr. Cheema, and all of HealthEast. Due to COVID, services will be held at a later date with burial at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to the Hope Lodge in Marshfield, Wis. or the Leukemia/Lymphoma Society. Hudson, Wis. - (715) 386-3725.