August (Auggie) Portwine, 86, Madison/Muscoda, died peacefully on January 19, 2016 at All Saints Assisted Living in Madison after a long, courageous fight against prostate cancer.
A Celebration of Auggie’s Life was held in Muscoda on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 with a visitation at St. John’s Church Hall and a funeral mass at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. Military rites were conducted after the mass by the Muscoda American Legion Post 85.
A luncheon reception followed at St. John’s Church Hall after the services.
The family suggest memorial donations in Auggie’s name be directed to: American Cancer Society Midwest Division States, Disabled American Veterans Van Service, and Corpus Christi Parish – St. John the Baptist Catholic Church.
The Pratt Funeral and Cremation Service assisted the family with their arrangements.
For the complete obituary, please see the January 28, 2016 issue of the Muscoda Progressive or Boscobel Dial.