Barbara Mary Hermann (Traxel), 78 Of Lacrosse, Wi. entered enteral life peacefully on February 1st 2020 Barb was born in 1941 to Wilmer and Jane Traxel. She was a graduate of Marquette University School of Education. She loved being a teacher. She will be remembered as a woman who made every effort to make people happy because she was so sweet and made friends easily! She enjoyed her career as a teacher until she adopted her children and decided to retire and stay home with them. She had many hobbies but her favorites were playing tennis, swimming and playing bridge with her friends. Bard is survived by her daughter Elizabeth Herrmann, son Michael Herrmann, sisters Patricia (Thomas) Packee, Susan (Dr. William Sause,) Her grandchildren, Ginger (Brandon) Reintjes, Zakkary (Allise DePetro, and Natalie, Luna and Zuri Heidke. She is preceded in death by her husband Reuben and her mother and father. Barb requested no funeral to be held and her ashes along with her husband Reuben’s return to Marquette, Michigan their most beloved place on earth.