|Torkelson Funeral Homes 2224 S. Superior Ave. ~ Tomah, WI 54660 608.372.5158
|The Torkelson Difference
Torkelson Funeral Homes has been in business for
nearly 90 years, and the family has passed the same
quality, caring service from generation to generation.
Over the years we have been able to assist
thousands of families through the very emotional time
following the death of their loved one. At Torkelson
Funeral Homes, our caring staff and beautiful,
peaceful homes provide a setting that families can
visit and find peace.
Through Pre-Planning with a funeral director from
Torkelson Funeral Homes, you provide a gift to your
family. You remove both the information-finding
burden and financial problems they may face following
your death. You convey your wishes, sparing them
frustration and disharmony. Pre-Planning is a
thoughtful and loving task. It carries with it the
advantage of payment at today’s prices, avoiding
increasing costs. By Clicking Here, you can locate
Pre-Planning forms useful when meeting with the
funeral director for your Pre-Planning counseling
Traditional/Full Service Funeral
Since the beginning of recorded history, people have
publicly viewed their dead with dignity and ceremony.
Although rituals differ, the funeral service meets the
needs of the living, as well as providing for the
The funeral declares that death has occurred and it
offers a testimonial to a life well lived. Denial of a
death is common. The occasion of a funeral and the
viewing of the body (or casket) facilitates the
realization of death. It is of deep psychological
significance and healing to the living. Sorrow shared is
sorrow diminished. This is the first step toward
emotional adjustment after bereavement.
If you choose a traditional service you can be buried in
the ground in a traditional grave or entombed in an
above-ground mausoleum (where available).
Options for Funeral Planning