Nicole Angelia (Lathrop) Fortney, age 49, of Gays Mills, passed unexpectedly in her home, Wednesday, September 28, 2022, surrounded by numerous loved ones. Nicole was born on December 29, 1972, in Viroqua to her loving parents, Mark and Peggy Lathrop, and was raised in Yankeetown (Soldiers Grove).A Memorial Service for Nicole will be held on Friday, October 14, 2022, at 1 p.m. at Our Saviors Lutheran Church in Soldiers Grove, Wisconsin. A visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. before the service. A Celebration of Life will follow the service at the new Gays Mills Community Building. Online condolences may be expressed at www.vossfh.com.