Ernest Glenn “Ernie” Pfeifer, 76, La Crosse, died Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019, at Locust Grove Village, La Crosse.

He was born Nov. 27, 1943, in La Crosse, to Albert Frank and Ida (Schaffer) Pfeifer. He was a 10 year resident of Rush County, moving there from Wichita. He was a machinist in the aircraft industry before his retirement.

He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Liebenthal. He was a United States Army veteran.

Survivors include one brother, Robert Lee Pfeifer, Liebenthal; and two sisters, Judy Mae Hoffman, Liebenthal, and Sister Alice Ann Pfeifer, Fond du Lac, Wis.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Timothy Bruce Pfeifer; one infant brother, Ronald Dean Pfeifer; and one sister, Rosalee Pfeifer.

Per his wishes, the family has chosen cremation.

Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Liebenthal, with the family receiving friends from 10 to 11 a.m.

Memorial service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Liebenthal, with Father Stephen Dabanka officiating.

Inurnment will be 2 p.m. Wednesday in the La Crosse City Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers or plants, the family request memorials to St. Joseph Catholic Church Steeple Fund, Liebenthal, or masses.

Condolences may be left for the family at

Arrangements were by Janousek Funeral Home, 719 Pine Street, P O Box 550, La Crosse, 67548, 785-222-2517.