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Alan O. Barsness


May 3, 2018

Alan O. Barsness, age 79, died Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at his temporary residence at Brookdale Assisted Living due to a myriad of chronic heart and lung issues.  

He was born June 27, 1938 to Orval and Delores (Hefty) Barsness.  He grew up working alongside his father and brother working for the Halfway Praire Creamery and maintained a life-long love of cheese, especially fresh cheese curds.  He graduated from Mazomanie High School in 1956 and went to work for the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation.  In 1960, Al attended a wedding reception at the Hilltop restaurant which was ow...

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