Nellie Sylvia Burkum, 93, of Soldiers Grove and formerly of Viroqua and rural Ferryville, passed away on Wednesday morning, June 27, 2018 at the Soldiers Grove Health Services in Soldiers Grove. Funeral services were held at noon on Friday, June 29, 2018 at the Thorson Funeral Home in Viroqua. Pastor Lori Kleppe officiated. Burial was in the West Prairie Hauge Cemetery at rural Viroqua. Friends called at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until the time of services. Condolences may be left for the family at www.thorsonfuneralhome.com The Thorson Funeral Home proudly served the family.