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Melissa Jean Howard
Date of Birth:July 03, 1982
Date of Death:November 07, 2021
Memorial Services for Melissa Howard will be postponed for a later date. A service announcement will appear at a later date. The Redlin-Ertz Funeral Home is assisting the family.......
Francis `Riley` Cummings
Date of Birth:July 26, 1936
Date of Death:November 28, 2021
Francis R. "Riley" Cummings age 85 passed away on November 28, 2021.Riley was born in Baraboo, WI on July 26, 1936 to Raymond and Marcella (Sullivan) Cummings. He was the youngest of six boys.Riley attended the Lower Dells Grade School, St. Josephs Catholic School, and Baraboo High School. He played high school basketball and fo......
Grace Norma Hazard
Date of Birth:September 02, 1929
Date of Death:November 25, 2021
Grace Norma Hazard, age 92 originally from Morton Grove, Illinois, passed away peacefully on November 25, 2021, at St. Clare Meadows Care Center in Baraboo, Wisconsin. Grace was born on September 2, 1929; to John and Rose Kolodziej, in Chicago, IL. Grace married Irving Hazard in 1951 and the two of them enjoyed 67 years of marri......
Robert Leo Janke
Date of Birth:May 06, 1934
Date of Death:November 24, 2021
Robert Leo Janke, age 87 of Baraboo, passed away peacefully with family by his side on Wednesday, November 24, 2021 at Oak Park Place. Robert, son of Leo and Eltha (Dewar) Janke was born May 6, 1934 in Portage. He received an associate degree from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and was employed by the Wisconsin Dept o......
Joyce V. (Behnke) Karg
Date of Birth:June 30, 1926
Date of Death:November 24, 2021
Joyce V. (Behnke) Karg, 95, of Baraboo passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2021. Joyce was born on June 30, 1926 in Ableman (Rock Springs) the daughter of Walter and Elsa (Pfaff) Behnke. She attended grade school in Ableman and Baraboo High School, graduating in 1944. On June 18, 1947 she married Frederick F. Karg and together th......
Andrew `Andy` Brei Beal
Date of Birth:January 20, 1958
Date of Death:September 25, 2021
Andrew "Andy" Brei Beal, age 63 of Madison, Wisconsin, passed away from natural causes on September 25, 2021 at his Madison home.Andy was born January 20, 1958, in Mobile, Alabama to Warren and Beatrice (Brei) Beal. He attended St. Joseph Grade School in Baraboo, Wisconsin, and Baraboo Senior High School (Class of 1976). He cont......
Roger Nalevac
Date of Birth:April 28, 1953
Date of Death:November 09, 2021
Roger Nalevac passed away on Tuesday, November 9, 2021 at his home in Baraboo at the age of 68. He was born to George and Elvira Nalevac on April 28, 1953 in Elkhorn, Wisconsin. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Raymond Nalevac.Roger graduated from Elkhorn Area High School where he played baseball, football, a......
Mark E. Lange
Date of Birth:August 01, 1959
Date of Death:November 18, 2021
Mark E. Lange, age 62, of Montello, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021 at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo. Mark, son of Oscar and Vera (Smith) Lange was born on Aug. 1, 1959 at St. Marys Hospital in Madison. Mark was the youngest of six, raised in the Middleton area. He was a graduate of Middleton High School, Class......
Susan K. Bird
Date of Birth:March 10, 1980
Date of Death:November 15, 2021
Susan K. Bird, age 41, born March 10, 1980, died November 15, 2021.She is survived by her sons, Owen and Conner Winbun and their father John (Pam) Winbun; her parents, Gilbert and Gail Bird; and her brother, Thomas (Julia) Bird.Susan was preceded in death by her two sets of twins, and her grandparents. Although throughout much o......
Martha Mae Owen Abney
Date of Birth:June 04, 1937
Date of Death:November 16, 2021
Martha Mae Owen Abney, 84, of Baraboo, WI passed away peacefully on November 16, 2021 at Oak Park Memory Care in Baraboo from complications due to Covid and dementia.Marty was born June 4, 1937 in Portage, WI to John and Esther Owen. She grew up on the Owen family farm outside of Portage and raised her family in Baraboo before m......
Christopher David McNabb
Date of Birth:January 04, 1977
Date of Death:November 13, 2021
Christopher David McNabb, name meaning beloved bearer of Christ, was born to John C. McNabb and Rikki L. McNabb (Cady) on January 4th, 1977, in Baraboo Wi. He was perfect. He was and always will be immensely treasured.Christopher was raised by both of his parents, all four of his grandparents and two older brothers in Baraboo wh......
Roland `Skip` Lichter
Date of Birth:January 21, 1942
Date of Death:November 10, 2021
Roland "Skip" Lichter passed away on Wednesday November 10th at his home in Garibaldi, Oregon where he was living his best days with his life partner and love, Gail Dever. Skip was born on Jan 21st 1942 to Roy and Freida Lichter in Chicago IL. He was the oldest of six and spent summers in Rib Lake, WI and Antioch, IL on the Chai......
Everest Edward `Ev` Sonsalla
Date of Birth:March 19, 1932
Date of Death:November 12, 2021
Everest Edward "Ev" Sonsalla, age 89 of West Baraboo, passed away on Friday November 12, 2021 unexpectedly at home.He was born in Independence, WI on March 19, 1932 to parents Ignatius and Catherine (Woychik) Sonsalla. Ev married Dorothy Habermeyer on June 6, 1956.The couple lived in Enterprise, Alabama, while Ev served in the A......
Melissa Jean Howard
Date of Birth:July 03, 1982
Date of Death:November 07, 2021
Melissa Jean Howard, age 39, of Baraboo passed away peacefully on Sunday, Nov. 7, 2021 at St. Clare Hospice House. Melissa, daughter of Sheldon Howard and Donna Stein was born July 3, 1982 in Baraboo. She graduated from Verona Area High School in 2001 and continued her education at MATC. Melissa worked as a cashier for many busi......
Donald Alexander Kennedy
Date of Birth:July 01, 1945
Date of Death:November 06, 2021
Donald Alexander Kennedy, age 76 of Baraboo, passed away on November 6, 2021 at his home. He was born on July 1, 1945 in Kentucky. During his lifetime he was in the Navy. He had 4 children.He was preceded in death by his parents, Donald Albert Crabtree and Vangie Maude (Gillem) Kennedy.Donald is survived by his six siblings, as ......
Mary Jean Luther
Date of Birth:January 10, 1960
Date of Death:November 05, 2021
Mary Jean Luther who was loved by all, departed her loving family on Friday, November 5, 2021 at St. Clare Hospital with family by her side at the age of 61. Mary, daughter of Phillip and Ellerine (Perkins) Copus was born Jan. 10, 1960 in Baraboo and lived her entire life there. Mary endured many serious health issues in her lif......
Sandra Darlene Krier
Date of Birth:January 13, 1944
Date of Death:October 29, 2021
Sandra Darlene Krier, age 77 of Baraboo, passed away on Friday October 29, 2021, at St. Clare Meadows Nursing Home in Baraboo, Wisconsin. She was born on January 13, 1944, in Portage, Wisconsin.Sandra graduated from Tomah High School in 1962, and then attended and graduated from Western Wisconsin Technical Institute in LaCrosse,......
Jack Duane Troyer
Date of Birth:December 10, 1928
Date of Death:November 04, 2021
Jack Duane Troyer, age 92, of Baraboo, passed away peacefully Thursday, Nov. 4, 2021 at St. Clare Hospital. Jack, son of John and Helen (Wise) Troyer was born Dec. 10, 1928 in Kokomo, Indiana. He was a graduate of Baraboo High School as well as the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Pharmacy. On June 30, 1956 he was unite......
Roger K. Zimmerman
Date of Birth:March 18, 1926
Date of Death:October 29, 2021
Roger Keith Zimmerman, 95 of Reedsburg, passed away Friday, October 29, 2021. A visitation will be Thursday, November 4, 2021, at Redlin-Ertz Funeral Home 5:00 7:00 pm. The service will be Friday, November 5, 2021, at 10:00 am at Redlin-Ertz Funeral Home with interment at Oak Hill Cemetery in North Freedom to follow where milit......
Lorraine Josephine Dorl nee Kranich
Date of Birth:January 21, 1924
Date of Death:October 15, 2021
Lorraine Josephine Dorl nee Kranich, age 97 of Baraboo, went to be with our Lord and Savior October 15, 2021. Our mom lived a grand adventure, but all adventures come to an end. Born in Chicago on January 21, 1924 to Charles Kranich and Mary Julia Feitl.Preceding her in death were her parents; sisters, Evelyn Schlenkert and Marc......
Darla Jean Kuester
Date of Birth:February 04, 1943
Date of Death:October 19, 2021
Darla Jean (Cizik) Kuester, age 78 of Baraboo, WI, passed away on Monday October 19, 2021. She was born on February 4, 1943 in Milwaukee to parents Julius and Marjean (Brandle) Cizik.Darla married Thomas Kuester June 3, 1965 in Withee, WI.She worked as a schoolteacher and was a business owner her whole life. She and her husband ......
Roger G. Weyh, Sr.
Date of Birth:June 02, 1939
Date of Death:October 16, 2021
Roger G. Weyh, Sr., age 82, of Baraboo, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 16, 2021 at home with his wife by his side. Roger, son of Gordon and Francis (Adimick) Weyh was born June 2, 1939 in Portage. Roger attended the Portage School District. He built medical equipment for Datex-Ohmeda during his working career. On Oct. 15, 1961 he......
Frank Shaw Cross
Date of Birth:April 14, 1952
Date of Death:October 15, 2021
Frank Shaw Cross passed peacefully on Friday, October 15, 2021 in his sleep after being on Hospice for a month. He was born April 14, 1952. He loved his parents, his dog Fritz, Caseys dog Sage, the Cubs, Packers, fishing, and his siblings. Devils Lake was a favorite spot, but he loved Northern Wisconsin too. Andy Griffith, Elvis......
Betty Lou Nehring
Date of Birth:November 20, 1923
Date of Death:October 14, 2021
Betty Lou Nehring, age 97, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021. Betty, daughter of August F. and Pearl (Morley) Rohde was born Nov. 20, 1923 in Muskegan, Michigan. She was a graduate of Baraboo High School. On Oct. 26, 1945 she was united in marriage to William Albert Nehring in Doylestown;......
Charles `Chuck` Marking
Date of Birth:July 07, 1931
Date of Death:October 12, 2021
"If anyone competes in the game of athletics and life, he is not a success unless he competes according to the rules!" The game of mortal life for Charles "Chuck" Marking completed on Tuesday, October 12, 2021. Chuck always played by the rules and was motivated by his Christian faith to always do his best and follow the rules. H......
Marvin A. Gurgel
Date of Birth:August 16, 1948
Date of Death:September 29, 2021
Marvin "Marv" Gurgel, age 73 of Rock Springs, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2021 at home. Marv, son of Raymond and Lucile (Pasch) Gurgel was born Aug. 16, 1948. He attended Baraboo High School; in high school he went to state for wrestling and also enjoyed weight lifting. On July 12, 1980 he was united in marriage to Aurella ......
Father Gerald P. Vosen
Date of Birth:April 16, 1934
Date of Death:September 27, 2021
Father Gerald P. Vosen, age 87, entered eternal life on Monday, September 27, 2021.Fr. Vosen was born on April 16, 1934, to Carl and Alice (Frantz) Vosen of Merrimac, WI. He is survived by his sister Patricia Wilson and was preceded in death by his brothers Francis, Dan, Jim, Don, and sister Estelle.During the 60 years of Fr. Vo......
Raberta `Boots` Barrix
Date of Birth:April 12, 1949
Date of Death:September 22, 2021
Raberta "Boots" Barrix, ne Harpold passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on September 22nd after valiant battle with pancreatic cancer.Boots was born on April 12th 1949 in the city of Sparta WI to Herbert and Joan Harpold, ne Friberg. She spent her childhood years in Mauston Wi where she met her lifelong be......
Roger D. Deal
Date of Birth:December 12, 1953
Date of Death:September 25, 2021
Roger D. Deal, Jr., age 67 of Baraboo, passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, Sept. 25, 2021 with family by his side. Roger, son of Roger and Carolyn (Helsell) Deal, Sr. was born Dec. 12, 1953. When Roger was 17 he enlisted in the US Army and served as a combat engineer. On May 25, 1979 he was united in marriage to Joyce Sc......
Donald D. Nimmow
Date of Birth:December 11, 1934
Date of Death:September 11, 2021
Donald D. Nimmow age 86, of Baraboo, passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 11, 2021. Donald was born December 11, 1934, in Rock Springs, Wis., the son of Waldemar and Hermine (Carlin) Nimmow. He was a part of the Reedsburg High School graduating class of 1952 and enlisted in the United States Marine Corp upon turning 18.......
Anna M. Anderson
Date of Birth:February 21, 1951
Date of Death:September 05, 2021
Anna M. Anderson was born on February 21, 1951 to Walton and Maria (Lapuzza) Frenzel in Monroe, WI. She grew up in Monroe with her two older brothers, Paul and Anthony. Her mother moved to Wisconsin from Italy when her older brother Paul, was a baby. She graduated from Monroe Senior High School in 1969. After her daughter Tina w......
Jain E. Vickerman
Date of Birth:December 18, 1943
Date of Death:September 08, 2021
Jain E. Vickerman, age 77 of West Baraboo, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2021. Jain, daughter of Joe and Ruby Syler was born Dec. 18, 1943.She was united in marriage to Eddie Vickerman.The family will remember Jain for having a great passion for life, she was always a bright shining presence in a room. She was extremely family......
Dolores A. Bebber
Date of Birth:October 15, 1939
Date of Death:March 31, 2020
Dolores Bebber Memorial: On Sat., Sept. 18, 2021 a Memorial Mass will be held at St. Joseph's Church to remember Dolores A. Bebber who died March 31, 2020.Dolores's children would like to invite friends to join them to remember her and celebrate her life. Visitation is from 10 a.m. until time of the service at 11 a.m. Face masks......
Scott S. Simonds
Date of Birth:July 13, 1948
Date of Death:January 26, 2021
Scott S. Simonds, age 72, of Baraboo, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021. The family is welcoming friends and family to Haskins Park in West Baraboo on Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021 to share stories, pictures and visit in Scott's memory from 11:30 a.m. until 3 p.m.......
Arlan Carl Dunse
Date of Birth:January 04, 1934
Date of Death:August 31, 2021
Arlan Carl Dunse, age 87 of Baraboo, passed away on August 31, 2021 at Oak Park Place. Son of Carl and Celia (Buelow) Dunse, he was born on January 4, 1934 in Baraboo, WI.Arlan married his first wife Patricia L. Hauge after high school, and they had four daughters. After that marriage dissolved, he married Maurine Hengstler in 1......
Albert `Al` Lucchi
Date of Birth:July 24, 1944
Date of Death:August 27, 2021
Albert "Al" Lucchi, age 77, of Baraboo, passed away August 27, 2021.Albert "Al" is survived by his wife, Shirl; children, Marc (Amy Mehling), Linda (Patrick) Ortlieb; step-children, Brian (Michele) Brown, Tiffany Brown; and eight grandchildren he greatly enjoyed as well a niece and nephew.Al was preceded in death by his parents ......
Patricia `Patty` Johnson
Date of Birth:January 13, 1952
Date of Death:August 19, 2021
On August 19, 2021, the world lost a fun-loving and creative soul.Patricia L. Johnson was born January 13, 1952.She was the daughter of Raymond Parchem, Beatrice Winn (Gussel) and Clark Winn.On June 19, 1976, she married John K. Johnson.Together, they lovingly raised two children, Melissa and Matthew.Patty grew up in Lake Delton......
Janelle Marie Borkenhagen
Date of Birth:March 10, 1973
Date of Death:August 19, 2021
Janelle Marie Borkenhagen, of Baraboo and Reedsburg, passed away peacefully at home on August 19, 2021 at the age of 48. Janelle was born on March 10, 1973 to Thomas and Bonnie Biege (Newby) in Baraboo, WI. Janelle was a graduate of Baraboo High School in 1991. Janelle was married to Ray Borkenhagen on September 18, 1992.She was......
Darlene Ruefer
Date of Birth:June 06, 1936
Date of Death:August 17, 2021
Darlene Ruefer, age 85 of Baraboo, died of natural causes on Tuesday August 17, 2021.Darlene was born on June 6th 1936 in El Paso, TX to parents Robert & Sybil Housewert.Darlene is survived by her son, Cory (Meg) Ruefer, and grandchildren Ellie, Ben, Christian, Sophie and Ava of Baraboo WI; son, Guy (Lynn) Ruefer, and grandc......
Patricia Ann `Pat` LaMasney
Date of Birth:August 14, 1941
Date of Death:August 14, 2021
Patricia Ann "Pat" LaMasney, age 80, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 14, 2021 at St. Marys Hospital in Madison after a short illness. Patricia, daughter of Evero and Valera (Hahn) Brennan was born Aug. 14, 1941 in Reedsburg. She was a graduate of Reedsburg High School. On April 28, 1962 she was united in marriage to Roger Albert L......
James `Jim` Edwards
Date of Birth:July 19, 1944
Date of Death:August 13, 2021
James "Jim" Edwards, age 77, of West Baraboo, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, Aug. 13, 2021. James, son of Philip and Pearl (Behnke) Edwards was born July 19, 1944 in Baraboo. He was a graduate of Baraboo High School. On June 18, 1971 he was united in marriage to Janice "Jan" McNamer at St. Johns Lutheran Church in Bar......
Derlan Lester Edward Kuhnau
Date of Birth:January 14, 1927
Date of Death:August 11, 2021
Derlan Lester Edward Kuhnau, of Baraboo, died peacefully on Wednesday, August 11, 2021, at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo, WI.He was 94 years old.Derlan was born in Honey Creek, WI on January 14, 1927 to Edward and Anna Kuhnau. He attended North Freedom School and on January 25, 1944 enrolled in the Navy. He fought in WWII in the......
Raidyn James Sainsbury-Schreiner
Date of Birth:May 05, 2021
Date of Death:August 06, 2021
RaidynJames Sainsbury passed away in his home on Friday August 6th, 2021.Raidynwas born May 5th, 2021 atMeriterHospital in Madison, WI to his parents Jessica Sainsbury and Dakota Schreiner. Though his time with his family was short, he touched many lives and was loved deeply by those around him.Raidynsfamily cherishes his memory......
James `Jim` Ernest Hehenberger
Date of Birth:June 23, 1948
Date of Death:August 05, 2021
On August 5, 2021 we lost our dear friend James "Jim" Ernest Hehenberger, beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend to all. Age 73, Jim passed away peacefully surrounded by family.Born June 23, 1948 to Howard and Doris Hehenberger in Baraboo, Wisconsin. Jim grew up attending Sauk Prairie......
Robert H. Willett & Mary A. Willett
Date of Birth:April 16, 1932
Date of Death:June 10, 2021
Robert H. Willett, age 89 of Baraboo, passed away peacefully on June 10, 2021. He was born in Aurora, IL on April 16, 1932 to parents Paul Avon Willett & Lillian Jesse Brown. He grew up in Rock Falls, IL and then joined the Air Force in 1951 - 1955 and proudly served in the Korean War. On May 1, 1954 in Minnesota, he married......
Alwyn `Al` Deane DuBois
Date of Birth:February 01, 1923
Date of Death:August 03, 2021
Alwyn "Al" Deane DuBois, of Baraboo, died peacefully on Tuesday, August 3, 2021 at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo, WI. He was 98 years old.Al was born in Reedsburg, WI on February 1, 1923 to Walter Deane DuBois and Irene (Baumgarten) DuBois. The family moved to Baraboo a few years later. He graduated from Baraboo High School in 1......
Thomas H. Brockley
Date of Birth:March 21, 1936
Date of Death:July 28, 2021
Thomas H. Brockley of Baraboo, WI, passed away at home on July 28, 2021, at the age of 85, after a brief illness.Thomas was born on March 21, 1936 to James and Audrey Brockley. He graduated from Baraboo High School and attended the University of Stevens Point, where he held records in track and field. Thomas enjoyed 42 years of ......
Valerie Christine Campbell
Date of Birth:November 20, 1970
Date of Death:July 26, 2021
Valerie Christine (Morrow) Campbell, age 50, of Baraboo, passed away on Monday, July 26, 2021 at her home with her loving husband, Eddie and her dog, Bourbon at her side. She was born on Nov. 20, 1970 in Friendship, WI to Ivan and Joyce Morrow. Val married Eddie J. Campbell on June 27, 1998 in Baraboo, WI. Val worked for 15 year......
Clarence Reinecke
Date of Birth:March 17, 1930
Date of Death:July 24, 2021
With sad hearts we announce the death of Clarence Reinecke of Merrimac, WI who passed away on July 24, 2021 at the age of 91, in West Allis, WI.He was preceded in death by his parents, Herman and Alma (Rothacher) Reinecke; brothers, Laverne, due to a car accident and Harold, a Marine who was killed in WWII; two nephews, David (K......
Robin Lloyd “Rob” Wehler
Date of Birth:March 06, 1948
Date of Death:July 22, 2021
Robin Lloyd "Rob" Wehler, 73, of Baraboo died Thursday, July 22, 2021.He was born March 6, 1948, to John and Gertrude (Loy) Wehler in Baraboo. Rob graduated from Sauk Prairie High School in 1967. During his high school years, he showed great promise as a wrestler and basketball player, but the seven-mile walk home after practice......
Karen L. Zirzow
Date of Birth:November 09, 1949
Date of Death:July 21, 2021
Karen L. Zirzow, of Baraboo, passed away on July 21, 2021, from gallbladder cancer, surrounded by her two sons. She was born November 9, 1949 in Freeport, Illinois to Glenn and Bertha Fernstaedt (Ruter).She graduated high school from Baraboo Senior High in 1967. She married Keith Hutter on August 16, 1969; they had one son and t......
Carol A. Stieve
Date of Birth:August 17, 1945
Date of Death:July 22, 2021
Carol A. Stieve, age 75, of Baraboo passed away Thursday, July 22, 2021 at home. Carol, daughter of Donald and Anna (Johnson) Stieve, Sr. was born in Baraboo on Aug. 17, 1945. She was a graduate of Lodi High School. During her working career, Carol worked for Central Colony as an aide for over 30 years until her retirement. In h......
Frederick William Edward Schmidtke
Date of Birth:January 22, 1950
Date of Death:August 07, 2020
There will be a celebration of life for Frederick William Edward Schmidtke on Saturday August 7, 2021 at the Thunderbird Banquet and Bowling Facility, 1117 8th Street, Baraboo, WI from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Frederick passed away August 7, 2020. Please come and share your memories of Frederick with his sisters.......
Ashley Kirchoffner
Date of Birth:May 14, 1986
Date of Death:July 17, 2021
Ashley Kirchoffner, 35 of Baraboo, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, July 17, 2021. Ashley was born on May 14, 1986, the daughter of Melody Jacobson. Ashley enjoyed being around her family and making people laugh. The two loves of her life were her two sons. Ashley is survived by her two sons, Prestyn Stumpf and Kashtyn Herr......
Marilyn De`Vern Taylor
Date of Birth:January 23, 1932
Date of Death:July 13, 2021
Marilyn De'Vern Taylor, age 89, passed away peacefully with family at her side on July 13, 2021 at Meadow Lane Assisted Living in Baraboo.Marilyn was born at St. Mary's Ringling Hospital in Baraboo on January 23, 1932, to parents Arthur and Hazel Crary. She attended several grade schools in the Baraboo area before graduating fro......
Edith Nystrom
Date of Birth:November 18, 1928
Date of Death:July 12, 2021
Edith Nystrom, age 92, of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin has taken the journey to Heaven on July 12, 2021.Edith was united in Marriage to Albert "Al" Nystrom, on June 28, 1947 in Baraboo, Wisconsin. She was preceded in death by her parents and her beloved husband Al of 51 years, as well as her brothers and sisters, grandchild, niec......
John W. Conners
Date of Birth:December 30, 1938
Date of Death:July 01, 2021
John W. Conners, age 82 of Reedsburg, passed away Thursday, July 1, 2021 at home. John, son of Joseph P. and Mary A. (Condon) Conners was born Dec. 30, 1938 in Madison. John graduated from Baraboo High School and went on to obtain his Masters Degree from the University of Wisconsin Platteville. He was also a Fourth Degree Knigh......
Gene L. Washburn
Date of Birth:June 13, 1931
Date of Death:September 02, 2020
Gene L. Washburn passed away on Sept. 2, 2020. Due to the pandemic, a celebration of his life was not possible at that time. His wife and daughters feel the time has come to give him the recognition he deserves for a life well lived. Please join them at the North Freedom Community Center on Saturday, July 31, 2021 from 1 p.m. un......
Lyle Dean Getschman
Date of Birth:November 13, 1930
Date of Death:July 01, 2021
Lyle Dean Getschman, age 90 of Baraboo passed away peacefully at St. Clare Meadows Care Center on Thursday, July 1, 2021. Services are pending, a full obituary will appear at a later date.......
Kenneth James `Ken` Bonnell
Date of Birth:January 04, 1950
Date of Death:June 25, 2021
Kenneth James "Ken" Bonnell, age 71 of Baraboo, WI passed away on Friday June 25, 2021 at home with his family by his side. He fought for 12 years against Cardiac Amyloidosis. He was born January 4, 1950 to Iver and Eleanor (Hall) Bonnell of North Freedom.Young Kenny sold vegetables that his mother grew in her garden, when he wa......
Gregg W. Klitzke
Date of Birth:October 16, 1967
Date of Death:May 09, 2021
Gregg William Klitzke, October 16, 1967 May 9, 2021. A celebration of life will be held on Sunday, July 11, 2021 from noon to 4 p.m. at the Lions Building in Nishan Park, 1403 Viking Dr., Reedsburg.......
JoAnne Regina Kozel
Date of Birth:September 17, 1934
Date of Death:June 14, 2021
JoAnne Regina Kozel, 86, of Baraboo, WI became free and was embraced by Jesus Christ on June 14, 2021, at SSM Hospice House. Friends and family are invited to celebrate JoAnne's victory over Lewy Body Dementia and her reuniting with her deceased family, friends, and dogs. Services will be on Friday, June 18th, 2021 at St Joseph'......
John Arthur Effinger
Date of Birth:March 14, 1939
Date of Death:June 08, 2021
John Arthur Effinger, age 82, passed away on June 8 at Tucson Medical Center from complications of a rapidly growing type of lymphoma. He was born in Baraboo to Fred and Geraldine (Nettland) Effinger and grew up in Effinger Park. In 1957, he graduated from Baraboo High School where he was an accomplished percussionist/drummer in......
Dorothy M. Sonsalla
Date of Birth:June 24, 1936
Date of Death:June 03, 2021
Dorothy M. (Habermeyer) Sonsalla, age 84, of West Baraboo, passed away peacefully at home on June 3, 2021, after a long battle with Parkinsons and Dementia. The family had an early celebration of their 65th wedding anniversary the day before.She was born in Taylor Cty, WI, on June 24, 1936, to parents Edward and Louise (Fountain......
William `Bill` Cummings
Date of Birth:August 19, 1929
Date of Death:June 02, 2021
William J. "Bill" Cummings passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at St. Clare Hospital with family by his side. William, son of Raymond and Marcella (Sullivan) Cummings was born Aug. 19, 1929. He graduated from Baraboo High School in 1947; while in high school he earned the golden glove in boxing. On Feb 18, 1950 he ......
Virginia Harriet `Ginny` Fenske
Date of Birth:March 21, 1937
Date of Death:June 03, 2021
Virginia Harriet "Ginny" Fenske, age 84 of Baraboo, passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 3, 2021 at Oak Park Place. Virginia, daughter of Ora and Clara (Peck) Brickner was born March 21, 1937 in Madison. Ginny worked at Industrial Coils for many years but later in her working career she cleaned homes in the Baraboo area. In ......
Bruce Richard Towns
Date of Birth:September 13, 1954
Date of Death:May 31, 2021
Bruce Richard Towns of Baraboo, age 66, went to be with his savior on Monday, May 31, 2021 after a long-fought battle with cancer. Bruce was born in Edgerton, WI. to Richard and Ruth (Sunby) Towns. He was the oldest of 5 boys. From a young age Bruce loved to play sports from basketball, baseball and football in high school, to g......
Violet Yvonne (Phippen) Zimmerman
Date of Birth:October 03, 1933
Date of Death:May 30, 2021
Violet Yvonne (Phippen) Zimmerman, age 87 of Baraboo, WI passed away on Sunday May 30, 2021, at St. Marys Hospital, Madison, WI. She was born in LaRue, WI on October 3, 1933, to parents Emmett and Margaret (Kosin) Phippen.On June 20, 1953, she married the love of her life Willard "Willie" Zimmerman in Baraboo, Wisconsin. They ha......
Eva Jo (Dempsey) Hooker
Date of Birth:May 19, 1935
Date of Death:May 23, 2021
Eva Jo (Dempsey) Hooker, age 86 of Baraboo, WI passed away Sunday May 23, 2021. She was born in Wauwatosa, WI on May 19, 1935 to Virginia C.E. Dempsey. On February 23, 1957 Eva married Adolph Hooker.Eva did home day care for many years, and she enjoyed working with the ladies at the Emanuel United Methodist Church. She looked fo......
Zelma Louise (Foley) Uptagraw
Date of Birth:July 18, 1960
Date of Death:May 22, 2021
Zelma Louise (Foley) Uptagraw, age 60 of Baraboo, WI passed away on Saturday May 22, 2021 in Reedsburg, WI. She was born in Savanna, IL on July 18, 1960 to parents Harry Foley Sr. and Nancy (Dixon) Foley.Zelma was always a happy and joyful person, known to many of her loved ones as fighter. She adored her children and she was de......
Dale Allen Finger
Date of Birth:August 03, 1965
Date of Death:May 22, 2021
Dale Allen Finger, age 55 of Baraboo, Wisconsin passed away on Saturday, May 22, 2021.A memorial service will be held at Walnut Hill Bible Church. Visitation is 9 to 11 a.m. with service and reception to follow on Thursday, May 27, 2021. Dale was born and raised in Baraboo. He was a history buff, political enthusiast, kind frien......
Joann D. Wright
Date of Birth:September 22, 1946
Date of Death:May 19, 2021
We celebrate the Homegoing of Joann D. Wright as she crossed the finish line and entered Glory on Wednesday, May 19th, 2021. Joann was beloved by all and was a brilliant witness in her love for her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.Joann was born to Don and Lola Greenwood on September 22nd, 1946. Her oldest sister Judy (Greenwood) K......
Shirley M. Bump
Date of Birth:April 29, 1939
Date of Death:May 18, 2021
Baraboo- Shirley M. (Rathman) Bump, age 82, of Baraboo, WI passed away peacefully while under Hospice care on May 18th, 2021.Shirley was born on April 29th, 1939, in Richland Center, WI, to Wilbert and Gladys (Montgomery) Rathman. She lived in Aurora, IL, Anchorage, AL, Kenyon, MN, and Reedsburg, WI, but spent most of her life l......
Gary Ned Baker
Date of Birth:June 19, 1946
Date of Death:May 20, 2021
Gary Ned Baker, 74, of Baraboo, passed away Thursday, May 20th, 2021. He was born June 19th, 1946 in Spring Green, WI, to Ned Baker and Ethel Baker (Meyers). He served in the Army for 3 years. Gary enjoyed hunting, fishing, watching old westerns, and hanging with his friends at his favorite watering hole. He was preceded in deat......
Gene and Jason Harms
A memorial service for Gene Harms, and Jason Harms will be Saturday, May 22, 2021 at 11:00 am at St. Pauls Lutheran Church in Baraboo, WI. A Visitation will take place Saturday from 9:30 until the time of service at the church. Burial will be at Walnut Hill Cemetery following the service.......
Gene D. Thompson
Date of Birth:February 23, 1933
Date of Death:May 13, 2021
Gene D. Thompson, age 88 of Baraboo, WI passed away on Thursday May 13, 2021 at Meadow Lane Assisted Living in Baraboo. He wasborn on February 23, 1933 to John and Edna Thompson.On April 11, 1959 Gene married Evelyn at the Methodist Church in Merrimac, WI. They were married for 62 years wonderful years.Gene grew up in the Merrim......
Eugene August “Gene” Fenske
Date of Birth:October 08, 1931
Date of Death:May 13, 2021
Eugene August "Gene" Fenske, age 89 of Baraboo, WI passed away on May 13, 2021 at St. Clare Hospital. Gene was born on October 8, 1931 in Baraboo, WI to parent Julius and Viva (Platt) Fenske.Gene was active in St. Paul's Lutheran Church, the Greenwood VFW, and he served two terms as the Village of West Baraboo Trustee.He was awa......
Clarence H. Jacobi
Date of Birth:August 31, 1927
Date of Death:May 09, 2021
Clarence H. Jacobi, age 93 of Baraboo, passed away peacefully at home on May 9, 2021.Clarence was born on August 31, 1927 to Frederick and Mathilda Jacobi in Chicago, IL. He met the love of his life, Jean A. Zarth during a blissful evening of dance. They married on December 6, 1958 and continued their dance through life together......
Joan Ruth Anderson
Date of Birth:February 12, 1934
Date of Death:May 13, 2021
Mrs. Joan Ruth Anderson passed away peacefully on May 13th of natural causes. She was 87 years old.Since 1964 Mrs. Anderson lived in Baraboo, Wisconsin, where her husband, the Reverend J. Philemon "Phil" Anderson, was Pastor at St. Paul's Lutheran Church until his retirement in 1998. For the first nine years of her married life ......
Duane Philip `Dewey` Gurgel
Date of Birth:October 20, 1950
Date of Death:May 12, 2021
Duane Philip "Dewey" Gurgel, of Baraboo, passed away Wednesday May 12, 2021. Duane was born in Fairfield Township, WI to Martin and Janette (Rogers) on October 20, 1950. He graduated from Baraboo High School in 1968 and attended UW-Baraboo until he was drafted into the U.S. Army, where he served from 1970 until 1972. After an ho......
Carl George Born
Date of Birth:November 07, 1921
Date of Death:May 10, 2021
Carl George Born, 99 of Merrimac, Wisconsin went to be with our Lord on Monday, May 10, 2021. Carl was born on November 7, 1921 in Leland, Wisconsin to Charles and Ida (Geick) Born. He was preceded in death by his parents, and his brother and sister-in-law Frederick and Leola Born.Carl is survived by his nephew, Robert Born, Sr.......
Gregg W. Klitzke
Date of Birth:October 16, 1967
Date of Death:May 09, 2021
BARABOO Gregg William Klitzke, age 53, passed away on May 9, 2021, at his home due to a heart attack.Gregg was born in Baraboo on October 16, 1967, to Al and Vicky Klitzke. He attended Baraboo Senior High School and MATC where he attained a degree in auto repair and welding. Gregg owned and operated Klitzke Metal Fab where his ......
Judy Mae (Peper) Giese
Date of Birth:August 22, 1946
Date of Death:May 05, 2021
Judy Mae (Peper) Giese, age 74 of Baraboo, WI passed away on Wednesday May 5, 2021 at St. Clare Hospital. Judy was born on August 22, 1946 in Wisconsin, daughter to parents Herold and LaVeta Peper.She was preceded in death by her parents, the father of her children, Roger Giese.Judy is survived by her children, Lora (Kevin) Derh......
Gertrud (Fehr) Hooks
Date of Birth:December 17, 1932
Date of Death:May 05, 2021
Gertrud (Fehr) Hooks, age 88 of Baraboo, passed away on Wednesday May 5, 2021 at St. Clare Hospital, Baraboo, WI. Gertrud was born on December 17, 1932 in Giessen, Germany, daughter of William and Anna (Teitelbaum) Fehr.Gertrud met her husband Cletus while he was stationed in Germany, serving in the Army, and during this time th......
Robert `Bob` Emmet Coorough
Date of Birth:March 13, 1935
Date of Death:April 24, 2021
Robert "Bob" Emmet Coorough, age 86 of Baraboo, WI passed away on April 24, 2021.Bob was born on March 13, 1935 to parents Louis and Josephine (Marsich) Coorough.On September 27, 1957 in Baraboo, Robert married Margy Rohde.Bob lived in Lake Delton when he was younger, working as a volunteer firefighter in Lake Delton. He worked ......
Ida Louise `Lou` (Manley) Rich
Date of Birth:May 28, 1924
Date of Death:May 01, 2021
Ida Louise "Lou" (Manley) Rich, age 96 of Baraboo, passed away on May 1, 2021 in Baraboo, Wisconsin. Lou was born on May 28, 1924, in Loraine, Texas, to William James Elbert Manley and Myrtle Lee (McDugald) Manley. The family moved to San Angelo in 1940. She married Ronald "Ron" Adrian Rich of Hillsboro, Wisconsin, on Christmas ......
Ricky Dale Smothers
Date of Birth:June 17, 1964
Date of Death:April 28, 2021
Ricky Dale Smothers passed away peacefully the evening of Wednesday April 28th, 2021 with his loving wife of 25 years, Pamela Kathryn Smothers, at his side.Ricky was born June 17, 1964 in Black River Falls as the youngest of 3 to Dale Henry Smothers and Darlene Faye Kinyon. Ricky served 4 years with the Marine Corp. from August ......
Shirley Ann Vorndran
Date of Birth:December 07, 1947
Date of Death:April 23, 2021
Shirley Ann Elizabeth (Nolden) Vorndran, 73, passed away at home surrounded by her family on April 23, 2021. Shirley was born to Elmer James Matthew John and Caroline Mildred (Cecka) Nolden on December 7, 1947. She married Darrell Raymond Vorndran on April 27, 1968. She is survived by her husband Darrell, her six children and sp......
James `Jim` Johnsen
Date of Birth:November 06, 1956
Date of Death:April 20, 2021
James "Jim" Johnsen, 64, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 20, 2021, after a long illness. Jim was a lifelong resident of the Baraboo area. He served in the U.S. Air Force and was later employed by Ho-Chunk Casino. He was extremely passionate with his musical talent, especially his guitar. He is survived by family and man......
Mary Louise Sinner
Date of Birth:May 04, 1928
Date of Death:April 15, 2021
Mary Louise (Friede) Sinner, age 92 of Baraboo, passed away Thursday, April 15, 2021 at home surrounded by her family. Mary was born to Arnold William Frederick and Adela Louise Magdalene (Meyer) Friede on May 4, 1928 in Reedsburg, WI.Mary was confirmed into Christian Faith at St. Peters Lutheran Church in Reedsburg, on March 19......
Dawn Ione (Hinz) Jones
Date of Birth:March 15, 1930
Date of Death:April 13, 2021
Dawn Ione (Hinz) Jones, age 91 of Baraboo, passed away on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at home surrounded by her family. Dawn was born to parents Richard and Eva (Black) Hinz on March 15, 1930 in Rock Springs, WI.Dawn graduated from Reedsburg High School. She was a waitress at Jens Alpine Caf, where she met her husband, Ronald. Dawn ......
Sonja R. (Hulterstrum) Moll
Date of Birth:February 28, 1953
Date of Death:April 09, 2021
Sonja R. (Hulterstrum) Moll, age 68 of Baraboo, passed away Friday April 9, 2021.She was born on February 28, 1953 in Madison, WI to Harold and Carol Hulterstrum.She graduated from the University of Wisconsin -Stevens Point. During her college years, she worked at Chileda Institute for Educational Development in Stevens Point. S......
John E. Rucolas
Date of Birth:August 21, 1939
Date of Death:April 07, 2021
On Wednesday, April 7, 2021, John E. Rucolas, loving husband and father of four, passed away at the age of 81.John was born on 8/21/1939 in Jeannette, PA, a beautiful little town in the foothills of the Allegheny Mountains.John moved to the Chicago area in 1959. There, he met the love of his life, Catherine (Katie/Kay) Berkenkot......
Diane Jean Anderson
Date of Birth:December 01, 1938
Date of Death:March 29, 2021
Diane Jean Anderson, 82 years old, of South Lake Drive, Rockport, TX, passed onto eternal life Monday morning, March 29th, 2021 after a short hospital stay and complications due to congestive heart disease. Diane Jean Craighead was born in Port Huron, MI in December of 1938 to Gerald and Evelyn Craighead.She was preceded in deat......
Rosann M. `Rann` (Siegelin) Madden
Date of Birth:June 04, 1928
Date of Death:April 01, 2021
Rosann M. "Rann" (Siegelin) Madden went to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday April 1, 2021 at Oak Park Place, Baraboo, WI. She was born in Duluth, MN to Irene (West) and Edward Siegelin on June 4, 1928. Rann grew up in Milwaukee and received her BS Degree in Home Economics from Mount Mary College, Milwaukee, WI, in 1950.S......
Amy Jo (Buol) Fisher
Date of Birth:June 18, 1979
Date of Death:March 24, 2021
Amy Jo (Buol) Fisher was born in Baraboo, WI on June 18, 1979 to William and Cheri. On March 24, 2021 she unexpectedly left us, leaving a giant hole in our hearts.A lifelong Baraboo resident, Amy attended St. Johns Lutheran School through her eighth-grade year, where she made many lifelong friendships. Amy graduated from Baraboo......
Patricia `Pat` A. Hanes
Date of Birth:November 14, 1935
Date of Death:March 21, 2021
On March 21, 2021, our Lord and Savior wrapped His arms around our dear, wife mother, grandmother and friend, Pat Hanes, to take her home. She would ask that you express no sorrow but rather that you remember the happiness of the years that she shared with friends and family.Pat was born on Nov. 14, 1935 in Stevens Point to Joe ......
Marie Irene (Rockweiler) Dwyer
Date of Birth:August 28, 1928
Date of Death:March 21, 2021
Marie Irene (Rockweiler) Dwyer, age 92 of Baraboo, formerly of Hillpoint, WI, passed away on Sunday March 21, 2021 at home surrounded by her family.Marie was born on August 28, 1928 in Cazenovia, WI to parents Joseph and Anna (Braun) Rockweiler.On September 3, 1951 Marie married Michael Francis Dwyer at Sacred Heart Catholic Chu......
John Earl Hughes
Date of Birth:July 03, 1950
Date of Death:March 21, 2021
John Earl Hughes, age 70 of Prairie Du Sac, WI, passed away on Sunday March 21, 2021. He was born in Virginia on July 3, 1950 to parents William and Ethel (Kopplin) Hughes.He enjoyed working on small engines, many people would consider it his lifetime passion. He loved to hunt and fish in his free time, and he loved watching all......
Walter Reusch
Date of Birth:November 29, 1920
Date of Death:March 17, 2021
Walter Reusch, age 100 of Baraboo passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 at the VA Hospital in Madison. Walter, son of Frank and Ida (Eschenback) Reusch was born Nov. 29, 1920 in Merrimac. He was a graduate of Sauk Prairie High School. Walter proudly served his country in the US Army from Dec. 10, 1942 until his hon......
Harold L. Heiser
Date of Birth:May 15, 1946
Date of Death:March 11, 2021
Harold L. Heiser, age 74 of Baraboo, passed away Thursday, March 11, 2021 at home surrounded by his loving family. Harold, son of Leo and Carolyn (Schara) Heiser was born May 15, 1946 in Baraboo. On Nov. 16, 1965 he enlisted in the US Army and served until his honorable discharge on Aug. 13, 1968. On Oct. 23, 1971 he was united ......
Carl R. Faivre
Date of Birth:January 02, 1943
Date of Death:March 02, 2021
Carl R. Faivre, age 78, passed away on Tuesday, March 2, 2021 peacefully at home following a brief, but courageous, battle with cancer. Carl, son of Robert and Rita (Gaetzke) Faivre, was born on January 2, 1943 in Baraboo, WI.Upon graduation from Baraboo High School in 1961, he joined his father farming in the Town of Freedom. O......
Stephanie Gaddas
Date of Birth:March 04, 1952
Date of Death:March 01, 2021
Stephanie Gaddas, age 68, passed peacefully to her final reward on Monday, March 1, 2021 at SSM Health Hospice House in Baraboo, after suffering a recent stroke. Stephanie was born on March 4, 1952 to John and Barbara (Lee) Sprecher, at Great Lakes Naval Base in IL. Stephanie was a lifelong Baraboo resident, graduating from Bara......
James `Jim` Getschman
Date of Birth:July 18, 1935
Date of Death:February 26, 2021
James S. "Jim" Getschman, age 85, of Baraboo, passed away peacefully Friday, February 26, 2021 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. James, son of Schuyler and Treva (Lange) Getschman was born July 18, 1935 in Baraboo. He attended and graduated from Baraboo Senior High School. On May 18, 1957 he was united in marriage to Gladys Petz......
Rose Claire `Demi` Sprecher
Date of Birth:August 30, 1931
Date of Death:February 22, 2021
LaVALLE/BARABOO - With her "Bucket List" mostly fulfilled; experiences such as a HotAir Balloon ride over the southern Wisconsin landscape to riding a bicycle with family and friends along the canals in the Netherlands,Rose Claire "Demi" (nee Bisch) Sprecher went home to be with her Lord on Monday, Feb. 22, 2021. She was diagnos......
Wayne Eugene Hook
Date of Birth:July 07, 1926
Date of Death:February 21, 2021
Wayne Eugene Hook, age 94 of Lodi, passed away on Sunday February 21, 2021 at home. He was born in Lodi, WI to parents William and Hatti Hook, on July 7, 1926.He served in the Navy in WWII; he attended the University of Wisconsin after his time in the military.Wayne worked as the maintenance superintendent for various manufactur......
Keith Allan Kinnamon
Date of Birth:January 20, 1961
Date of Death:February 16, 2021
Keith Allan Kinnamon, age 60, of Madison, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, February 16, 2021 at Agrace Hospice in Fitchburg. Keith, son of Jerry and Edith (Robinson) Kinnamon was born Jan. 20, 1961 in Baraboo, Wisconsin. He was a 1979 graduate of Baraboo High School. In 1983 Keith joined the US Navy. He was stationed on the US......
John Wesley Kuntz Collins
Date of Birth:September 07, 1949
Date of Death:February 12, 2021
John Wesley Kuntz was born to Wesley John Kuntz and Lucille Larsen Kuntz in Baraboo, Wisconsin on Sept. 7, 1949. He attended grade school in Baraboo until third grade when the family moved to Adams, Wisconsin. In 1963 the family returned to the Baraboo and John graduated from Baraboo High School with the class of 1967.After high......
Shirley Ann (Cross) Bender
Date of Birth:January 02, 1943
Date of Death:February 11, 2021
Shirley Ann Bender (Cross) 78, of Baraboo, passed away February 11th, 2021 at University of Wisconsin Hospital. Shirley was born January 2nd, 1943 in Buffalo Township, IL to Alvan and Gladys (Shellhouse) Cross. She grew up in Polo, IL and graduated from Polo High School. On April 4th, 1964 she married her lifelong love Sid Bende......
Richard Wochenske
Date of Birth:July 06, 1930
Date of Death:February 07, 2021
Richard Wochenske, age 90, passed away on Sunday February 7, 2021 at Agrace Hospice in Madison. Richard was born July 6, 1930 in Green Bay, WI to parents Edward and Blanche (Craanen) Wochenske.Richard was a devoted and loving husband, father, and grandfather. Earlier in life, he served as a Catholic priest with the Diocese of Gr......
Solon E. `Gene` Boyer Jr.
Date of Birth:January 04, 1945
Date of Death:February 07, 2021
Solon E. Gene Boyer, Jr., age 76 passed away peacefully on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021 at St. Clare Hospice House. Gene, son of Solon and Myrtle (Smith) Boyer, Sr. was born in Allentown, PA on Jan. 4, 1945. On Oct. 16, 1971 he married Nancy Ann (Gaugler) in Allentown, PA.He attended schools in Allentown and then enlisted in the US Army......
James Boyd `JB` Grooms
Date of Birth:August 19, 1946
Date of Death:January 26, 2021
James Boyd "JB" Grooms, age 74 of North Freedom, WI passed away on January 26, 2021. He was born on August 19, 1946 to parents Harry and Mabel Grooms.JB served for 23 years in the Navy. He graduated from UW Platteville with a bachelors in criminal justice.He loved riding motorcycles and made many trips out to Sturgis South Dakot......
Scott S. Simonds
Date of Birth:July 13, 1948
Date of Death:January 26, 2021
Scott S. Simonds, age 72, of Baraboo passed away Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at home surrounded by his family. Scott, son of Stewart and Lanette (Meyer) Simonds was born July 13, 1948. He was a graduate of Baraboo High School and furthered his studies by attending the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh; while there, Scott was drafted......
Randall Greenwood
Date of Birth:January 28, 1961
Date of Death:January 25, 2021
Randall Greenwood, of Baraboo, age 59, passed away Monday, Jan. 25, 2021. Randall was born Jan. 28, 1961 in Baraboo. He was a graduate of Broadus High School in Montana. Randall owned his own rustic furniture business for many years. In his free time he enjoyed hunting, camping and socializing.Survivors include his son, Tyler (A......
Fredrick A. Thies
Date of Birth:October 02, 1936
Date of Death:January 23, 2021
Fredrick A. Thies, age 84, of Reedsburg passed away on Jan. 23, 2021 surrounded by his loving family. He was born on Oct. 2, 1936 to Fred & Martha Thies. He served in the US Marine Corps 1956-1962.Fredrick worked for the Reedsburg School District Schools as a custodian and in the maintenance department from 1980 up until his......
John Richard `Johnny B` Bishop
Date of Birth:July 21, 1956
Date of Death:January 19, 2021
John Richard Bishop "Johnny B" age 64 of Racine passed away Jan. 19, 2021 with family by his side. He was a veteran in the United States Army, serving from 1973-1976. Johnny B worked most of his life in construction. He loved watching the Packers with his best friends Tony and Dana and was always in the mood to play 10,000. He w......
Keith Allen Bender
Date of Birth:October 11, 1934
Date of Death:January 18, 2021
Keith Allen Bender, age 86, of Baraboo, passed away on Monday, Jan. 18, 2021. Keith, son of Lloyd an Vera (Frambs) Bender was born Oct. 11, 1934 in North Freedom. Keith worked as a carpenter for many years until his retirement. In his free time he enjoyed visiting friends at Jims City Pub in Baraboo. Keith enjoyed his time while......
Orphy A. Franke
Date of Birth:May 10, 1929
Date of Death:January 19, 2021
Orphy A. Franke, age 91, of Baraboo, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021 at St. Clare Meadows. Orphy, daughter of Edward and Wilehemnia (Kosch) Ziech was born May 10, 1929 in Reedsburg. On April 14, 1956 she was united in marriage to Everett A. Franke in Mauston; he preceded her in death on Aug. 26, 2000. Orphy was ......
Jason Gene Harms
Date of Birth:December 29, 1965
Date of Death:January 16, 2021
Jason Gene Harms, age 55, of Baraboo, Wis., passed away January 16, 2021 at his home in Baraboo, Wisconsin.Jason is survived by his three children, Tommy (fiance, Mykl Wolter) Bode, Caylen and Hayden Harms; his mother Shirley Harms, sisters Gena (David) Ardelt, Janet Harms, and brother John (Joan) Harms; his nieces and nephews, ......
Glendale `Glen` Stieve
Date of Birth:October 19, 1937
Date of Death:January 10, 2021
Glendale "Glen" William Stieve, age 83, of North Freedom, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021 at St. Marys Hospital. Glen, son of William and Elsie (Borck) Stieve was born Oct. 19, 1937 in Baraboo and was raised on the family farm in North Freedom. Glen enjoyed his years growing up on the farm, then helping his dad m......
Bernadette `Sadie` Skibinski
Date of Birth:June 29, 1925
Date of Death:January 08, 2021
Bernadette Barbara "Sadie" Skibinski, nee Kempski, 95 years old, peacefully passed from this life to the next on January 8, 2021 at Agrace Hospice in Madison, Wisconsin.She was the fifth and youngest child born to John and Martha Kempski on June 29, 1925 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She is survived by her son, Thomas (Tammy) of Nort......
Toni Lynn Neumeyer
Date of Birth:July 12, 1953
Date of Death:January 05, 2021
Toni Lynn Neumeyer passed away on January 5th 2021. She is joining her son John Neumeyer, together with Peace in Heaven. She is the loving Nana to her grandson, Luke Neumeyer and will be missed by her loving family, Buffy & Vern Christian, Brad & Susie Ditter, Carol & Brian Landgrebe and Heidi Bump (Luke"s mom); also......
James Michael `Jim` Albrecht
Date of Birth:November 28, 1944
Date of Death:January 07, 2021
James Michael "Jim" Albrecht, age 76 of Merrimac, passed away Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021 at Oak Park Place. James, son of James and Louise (Burkhardt) Albrecht was born Nov. 28, 1944 in Cheyenne, Wyoming.On March 20, 1976 he was united in marriage to Rita J. Sykora at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Glenview, Illinois.James worked a......
Margy J. (Rohde) Coorough
Date of Birth:December 17, 1932
Date of Death:January 03, 2021
Margy J. (Rohde) Coorough, age 88 of Baraboo, WI passed away on January 3, 2021 at home on hospice.Margy was born in Baraboo on December 17, 1932 to parents Henry and Frances Rohde.On September 27, 1957 in Baraboo, Margy married Robert Coorough.She graduated from Baraboo High School in 1951.Margy worked for Industrial Coils for ......
Patricia Ann (Morton) Anderson
Date of Birth:September 25, 1931
Date of Death:January 02, 2021
Patricia Ann (Morton) Anderson of Wisconsin Dells, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 2, 2021. She was born September 25, 1931 to Attorney Edwin A. Morton and Lucile C. (Dunlap) Morton in Ossining, New York. The family lived in Croton-on Hudson, New York until 1940. After moving to Virginia, Tennessee, the family settle......
Verne `Bud` Trachsler
Date of Birth:November 09, 1922
Date of Death:December 31, 2020
Verne "Bud" Trachsler, age 98 of Baraboo, passed away on Thursday December 31, 2020. He was born in Franklin Township, WI on November 9, 1922 to Vern and Agnes (Rhuland) Trachsler.He was united in marriage to his beloved wife Adeline. They were together for over seventy years when the lord called her home.Bud worked as a mechani......
Gene R. Harms
Date of Birth:September 24, 1935
Date of Death:December 23, 2020
Gene R. Harms, age 85, of Baraboo, Wisconsin, passed away peacefully on Dec. 23, 2020 in Ft. Myers, Florida.Gene is survived by his wife of 62 years, Shirley Harms along with their four children, Gena (David) Ardelt, Janet Harms, Jason Harms and John (Joan) Harms. His nine grandchildren, Addie (Andrew) Degenhardt, Allison Ardelt......
Jacob Allen-Cole `Jake` Hause
Date of Birth:March 29, 2001
Date of Death:December 05, 2020
Jacob Allen-Cole "Jake" Hause, age 19, of North Freedom passed away on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020. He was born March 29, 2001 in Madison. He was a graduate of Sauk Prairie High School as well as the Challenge Academy in Ft. McCoy. In his free time he enjoyed playing video games, especially Fortnite and playing paintball. His family ......
Ralph Lee Gerken
Date of Birth:October 23, 1941
Date of Death:December 23, 2020
Ralph Lee Gerken, age 79 of Baraboo, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2020 at St. Clare Meadows. Ralph, son of Archie and Fern (Henthorn) Gerken was born Oct. 23, 1941 in Sylvan Township, Richland County. He worked as a Ranger at Devils Lake State Park until his retirement. In his free time, he enjoyed woodworking, especially car......
Gertrude `Gert` Quandt
Date of Birth:September 18, 1929
Date of Death:December 25, 2020
Gertrude "Gert" Quandt, age 91, of Baraboo passed away Friday, Dec. 25, 2020. Gertrude, daughter of Harry and Goldie Kohlhapp was born Sept. 18, 1929. She was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1948. On Dec. 30, 1951, she was united in marriage to James "Jim" Quandt at St. Johns Lutheran Church in Baraboo; he preceded h......
LaDell Ruth Shimniok
Date of Birth:June 13, 1933
Date of Death:December 24, 2020
LaDell Ruth (Thies) Shimniok, age 87, passed away on Dec. 24, 2020 at St. Clare Hospital, Baraboo after testing positive for Covid-19 and pneumonia.She was born on June 13, 1933 to Leon and Ruth Thies in LaValle, Wisconsin. LaDell married Raymond Shimniok on Aug. 14, 1960 at St. Peters Lutheran Church, Reedsburg. Later she becam......
Paul John Endres
Date of Birth:March 12, 1933
Date of Death:December 19, 2020
Paul John Endres, age 87 of Baraboo WI died Saturday, December 19, 2020 at St. Clare Meadows in Baraboo, WI. Paul was born March 12, 1933 in Sauk City, WI to Anton J. and Louisa M. (Schneider) Endres. Paul served in the U.S. Navy from 1954 to 1956 active duty followed by 3 years in reserves. He was united in marriage to Phyllis ......
Margery E. Steffes
Date of Birth:January 27, 1930
Date of Death:December 20, 2020
Margery E. Steffes, age 90 of Baraboo, passed away on Sunday December 20, 2020 at Our House Assisted Living in Baraboo. She was born in Oconto, WI on January 27, 1930 to parents Charles and Eva (Bourassa) Degeneffe.She was an avid bridge player and taught the game to several others. She loved fishing, as well as enjoying their l......
Duane `Dutch` Dickie
Date of Birth:April 03, 1931
Date of Death:December 17, 2020
Duane L. "Dutch" Dickie passed away peacefully Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020 at Reedsburg Hospital. Duane, son of Lincoln and Amelia (Egerer) Dickie was born April 3, 1931 in Baraboo.Upon graduation from Baraboo High School in 1949, he joined his father farming in the Town of Freedom. On Sept. 27, 1952 he was united in marriage to Don......
Jeff S. Schrofer
Date of Birth:September 22, 1955
Date of Death:December 14, 2020
Jeff S. Schrofer passed away Monday, Dec. 14, 2020 at St. Marys Hospital. He was born Sept. 22, 1955 to Peter Schrofer and Phyllis Hilden-Mack.He is survived by his sisters, Joni (Dennis) Howery, Betty Brietzman (Lenny), Cheri Slaney; brother, Eldred (Charmaine) Schrofer; daughters, Shelly (Wesley) Wargolet, Rhonda (Ed) Pfluger;......
Gary Edward Zimmerman
Date of Birth:August 22, 1950
Date of Death:December 14, 2020
Gary E. Zimmerman, age 70, of Reedsburg, WI passed away on Monday December 14, 2020 at Gunderson Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, WI. He was born to parents Lorenz and Marie (Steinhorst) Zimmerman on August 22, 1950 in Baraboo, WI.Gary liked farming, deer hunting, fishing, bear hunting, raising cattle, and working on machiner......
Richard Beckwith
Date of Birth:April 08, 1939
Date of Death:December 11, 2020
Richard Beckwith, 81, of Baraboo, passed away peacefully on Friday, Dec. 11, 2020 at St. Mary's Hospital with family by his side. Richard was born to Nile and Linda (Wagner) Beckwith on April 8, 1939. He married Ilene Meyer on March 21, 1959. Richard was employed at Eagle Signal Controls for 35 years, and later at Moxmed for 12 ......
Kay Donna Clingman
Date of Birth:November 05, 1936
Date of Death:December 08, 2020
Kay Donna Clingman, 84,passed peacefully December 8th, 2020 in Baraboo, Wisconsin, surrounded by her loving family.Born inCarlinville, Illinois to Kenneth and Eileen (Harris) Blackmer, the family moved to Janesville, then settled in Baraboo,Wisconsin where she raised a large family.She retired to Cave City then Mountain Home, Ar......
Gerald Francis `Jerry` Vogt
Date of Birth:February 28, 1944
Date of Death:December 05, 2020
Gerald Francis Vogt, age 76, passed away on Dec. 5, 2020. Jerry had suffered with Dementia. He died at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo after contracting Covid.Jerry was born on Feb. 28, 1944, in Lancaster, WI, the son of Alvin and Marie Vogt.Jerry was married to Sharon Harms in Baraboo on Oct. 23, 1976, recently celebrating 44 yea......
Dennis Gene DeMars
Date of Birth:September 27, 1953
Date of Death:December 05, 2020
Dennis Gene DeMars, age 67, passed away peacefully on December 5, 2020, at St. Marys Hospital in Madison. Dennis was born on September 27, 1953, to Clarence and Avis (Smith) DeMars and was a life-long resident of Baraboo.As a child, Dennis grew up on the Highway 33 farm with his parents and 10 siblings. When it came time to move......
Judith `Judy` Thomm
Date of Birth:July 20, 1940
Date of Death:December 05, 2020
Judith Diane "Judy" Thomm (nee Reichel), 80, of Baraboo, Wisconsin; formerly of Downers Grove, Illinois and Brookfield, Illinois; born July 20, 1940, passed away on December 5, 2020. She was surrounded by her family.Judy enjoyed reading and arts & crafts. She was an extremely creative, talented and gifted artist. Judy had ma......
Tonya Lynn Vertein
Date of Birth:July 11, 1977
Date of Death:December 03, 2020
Tonya Lynn Vertein, age 43, originally from North Freedom, WI passed away on Thursday, December 3, 2020. She was born in Baraboo, WI on July 11, 1977 to parents Wayne and Donna (Seefeld) Vertein.Tonya graduated from Baraboo Highschool in 1995. She then attended MATC in Reedsburg, WI and went on to the Madison area where she work......
Joan Marie Francois
Date of Birth:February 22, 1934
Date of Death:November 23, 2020
Joan Marie Francois passed away early Nov. 23, 2020 into the presence of her Savior. Joan was a lifelong resident of Baraboo. Born Feb. 22, 1934 to her parents Ervin and Nellie Luetkens (Seamans). She attended Baraboo Schools and graduated in 1952. Only July 5, 1952 she married the man of her dreams, Wayne, whom she met at a hig......
Nancy L. Haskins
Date of Birth:March 11, 1942
Date of Death:November 14, 2020
On Saturday, November 14, 2020 Nancy Lee Haskins was called home to be with her Lord and Savior while surrounded by the love of her family at home.Nancy Lee Lyon was born on March 11, 1942 in Baraboo Wisconsin. Nancy was a true Angel (Messenger) here on earth, forming numerous youth groups, youth ministries, and biblical teachin......
Karl Roger Krueger
Date of Birth:April 16, 1941
Date of Death:November 13, 2020
Karl Roger Krueger, aged 79 of Baraboo, passed peacefully at home with his wife Jean & children by his side November 13, 2020. Karl was born at the homestead farmhouse in the Town of Ashford, WI to John Michael and Severa Catherine (Reisenweber) Krueger.Raised on the family farm, later he was enlisted in the National Guard, ......
Gail Patricia Schell
Date of Birth:November 29, 1944
Date of Death:November 11, 2020
Gail Patricia Schell, age 75, passed away on November 11, 2020 after a long courageous battle with cancer. Gail was born on November 29, 1944 to parents Donald Roger Klee and Marian Evelyn (Bettendorf) Klee in Baraboo WI.She graduated from Baraboo High school in June 1960. After graduation Gail worked at the Coils. She was unite......
Phillip D. `Phil` Stopper
Date of Birth:April 02, 1934
Date of Death:November 12, 2020
Phillip D. "Phil" Stopper, age 86 of Baraboo passed away on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020 at home. Phillip, son of Rollo and Ruth (Good) Stopper was born April 2, 1934. He was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1952. Phil enlisted into the US Army on Oct. 22, 1953 and proudly served until his honorable discharge on Oct. 4, 19......
Ralph Loehr
Date of Birth:January 29, 1928
Date of Death:November 11, 2020
Ralph E. Loehr, 92, of Reedsburg, WI passed away on November 11, 2020 at his home, surrounded by his devoted wife, daughters and dog, Hooch.Ralph was born in the Township of Calumet to Louis Loehr and Jennie (nee Goggins) Loehr. He served in the army and was stationed in Japan during the Korean Conflict. On July 9, 1955 he marri......
Richard Henry `Rick` Nelson
Date of Birth:January 07, 1955
Date of Death:November 07, 2020
Richard Henry Nelson, or to his most cherished people, "Grandpa" passed away at his home Saturday, November 7, 2020. Rick was born on January 7, 1955 in Charleston, SC to William and Mary (Farrell) Nelson. As a child, he was fortunate to be raised in an Air Force family and got to travel much of the world. They brought their roo......
Ervin `Cupie` Orlin Hess Jr.
Date of Birth:September 10, 1931
Date of Death:November 06, 2020
Ervin "Cupie" Orlin Hess Jr., age 89, of Baraboo, WI passed away at home on Friday November 6, 2020.He was born on September 10, 1931 in Little Rice, Oneida County, Wisconsin to parents Ervin O. Hess Sr. and Adeline (Tubbs) Hess.On September 13, 1952 Ervin married Belva Irene Schepp. Ervin served in the Army.Cupie was preceded i......
Joyce M. Kowalke
Date of Birth:March 18, 1931
Date of Death:November 05, 2020
Joyce M. Kowalke, age 89, of Baraboo, passed away peacefully Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020 at Agrace Hospice in Fitchburg. Joyce, daughter of Robert and Ella McManamy was born March 18, 1931 in Baraboo. On July 24, 1948 she was united in marriage to Alvin Walter Kowalke; he preceded her in death on August 23, 1992. Her strong work ethi......
Duane L. Stieve
Date of Birth:August 05, 1932
Date of Death:November 04, 2020
Duane L. Stieve, age 88, of North Freedom, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020 at St. Clare Hospital. Duane, son of Leonard and Agnes (Kluender) Stieve was born Aug. 5, 1932 in Baraboo. He was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1950. Duane enlisted in the US Army and proudly served as Sergeant in the 25thI......
Pamela `Pam` Patience (Keller) Stuefen
Date of Birth:August 30, 1938
Date of Death:November 03, 2020
Pamela "Pam" Patience (Keller) Stuefen, age 82, was called home to Heaven on November 3, 2020 at St. Clare Meadows, Baraboo, WI. She was born in Elkhorn, WI on August 30, 1938 to parents John and Vursia Keller.Pam married Bob Stuefen in August 1960 and they lived in many places, including but not limited to, Wisconsin, Virginia,......
William `Bill` Trudell
Date of Birth:April 08, 1939
Date of Death:October 29, 2020
William "Bill" Trudell, age 81, of Baraboo, passed away peacefully, going to his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020 at St. Clare Hospital. William, son of Lloyd and Harriette (Cheverette) Trudell was born April 8, 1939 in Michigan. He was employed by the Baraboo Public Schools in the Maintenance and Custodia......
Carolyn I. Schanke
Date of Birth:July 01, 1936
Date of Death:October 28, 2020
Carolyn I. Schanke, age 84, of Baraboo passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020 at Meadow View Assisted Living. Carolyn, daughter of Walter and Irene (Herfort) Denzer was born July 1, 1936. She was united in marriage to Lawrence "Larry" Schanke on June 12, 1956. Carolyn was a longtime member of St. Johns Lutheran Churc......
Lee Jay Laurent
Date of Birth:November 27, 1964
Date of Death:October 24, 2020
Lee Jay Laurent, age 55 of Redgranite, WI, passed away on Saturday October 24, 2020 at his home with his wife and his two trusty four-legged companions by his side, after a three-year battle with Pancreatic Cancer. He was born November 27, 1964 in Kaukauna, WI to parents Edward and Darlene (Anderson) Laurent.In 2002 Lee and Vick......
James `Jim` William Coady
Date of Birth:January 20, 1933
Date of Death:October 25, 2020
James "Jim" William Coady, 87, passed away peacefully on October 25, 2020 at Oak Park Place in Baraboo, WI.Jim was born January 20, 1933 in Coral, MI to parents Thomas and Audrey Coady. He served proudly in the U.S. Air Force for four years after which he obtained an educational degree at Central Michigan University though the G......
Arvella Grace Towers
Date of Birth:January 16, 1925
Date of Death:October 23, 2020
Arvella Grace (Bader) Towers, age 95 of Baraboo, went to be with the Lord early Friday morning the 23rdof October. Arvella was born January 16, 1925 in Seven Mile Creek in Juneau County.Arvella was born to Norma (Clark) Bader and Roy Bader. She has six brothers, two sisters, and husband, Glen, and daughter Lois Jean, already in ......
Scott Carl Schellenberger
Date of Birth:April 16, 1975
Date of Death:October 20, 2020
Scott Carl Schellenberger, 45, of Verona, passed away suddenly, but peacefully in his home on Tuesday, October 20, 2020. Scott was born in Sparta on April 16, 1975, and was the son of Carl and Grace (Wilson) Schellenberger.Scott was a proud 1998 graduate of UW-Madison with a degree in Computer Science. After a successful interns......
Patricia `Pattie` (Hoffman) Beckman
Date of Birth:April 15, 1952
Date of Death:October 14, 2020
Patricia "Pattie" (Hoffman) Beckman was born in Madison, Wisconsin on the 15th of April, 1952. She passed away peacefully at home on October 14th, 2020 surrounded by immediate family following a courageous battle with bone marrow cancer. She underwent a stem cell transplant in April of 2020, which cured the cancer. The intense t......
Robert Rodger Gorsline
Date of Birth:December 05, 1934
Date of Death:October 06, 2020
Robert Rodger Gorsline was born on December 5, 1934 at St. Marys Hospital in Madison, WI to Rodger F. and Lucille M. (Wohlfert) Gorsline; he passed away on Tuesday, October 6, 2020. He spent the majority of his childhood on Wisconsin farms. He lived in Endeaver, Oxford, Arlington, Marshall, and Sun Prairie. He enjoyed the life o......
David Marshall `Dave` Hutchens
Date of Birth:November 17, 1954
Date of Death:October 02, 2020
David Marshall Hutchens was born in Ann Arbor, Mich., November 17th, 1954 to Daniel Wirth Hutchens and Ulee Clinton Hutchens; he passed away peacefully on Friday, October 2, 2020. Raised in Pontiac, Michigan where his family attended the First Baptist Church and he was baptized. He graduated from Pontiac Northern High School whe......
Randall John `Randy` Senger
Date of Birth:April 25, 1961
Date of Death:September 23, 2020
Randall John "Randy" Senger, age 59, of Merrimac passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020. Randall, son of Francis and Patricia Senger was born April 25, 1961 in Madison. He proudly served in the US Army from 1980 until his honorable discharge in 1983. Randy was united in marriage to Tammy Mueller on July 21, 2001. ......
William `Bill` Hildebrand
Date of Birth:June 27, 1936
Date of Death:September 26, 2020
William "Bill" Hildebrand, age 84 of Baraboo, WI passed away Saturday September 26, 2020 at St. Clare Meadows in Baraboo. He was born in Manitoba, Canada on June 27, 1936 to parents Bernhard and Helena (Wall) Hildebrand.Bill was raised on the family farm in Manitoba and helped run that farm until it was sold. He spent many years......
Roberta Rae (Gartner) Coleman
Date of Birth:July 13, 1940
Date of Death:September 20, 2020
Roberta Rae (Gartner) Coleman, age 80 of Baraboo, WI passed away on Sunday September 20, 2020 at her daughters home in Raleigh, NC. She was born July 13, 1940 in Warren, IL to parents Robert and Mary Gartner.She graduated in 1959 from Warren High School in Warren, IL. She was an office worker for a number of businesses in Warren......
William R. `Bill` Turner
Date of Birth:September 16, 1946
Date of Death:September 12, 2020
William R. "Bill" Turner, age 73, of Fairfield passed away Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020 at home with his loving family by his side. William, son of Leo and Helen (Keller) Turner was born Sept. 16, 1946. William attended Pecks Corner Grade School, Baraboo High School and obtained his Associates Degree from Madison Area Technical Coll......
Janet Keylock
Date of Birth:December 25, 1927
Date of Death:September 06, 2020
Janet Keylock, age 92 of West Baraboo, passed away Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020 at home with her son by her side. Janet, daughter of Max and Mable Hill was born Dec. 25, 1927 in Baraboo. Janet was a graduate of Baraboo High School. She was united in marriage to Claire E. Keylock; he preceded her in death on Sept. 28, 2008. She worked a......
Warren C. Trager
Date of Birth:December 14, 1929
Date of Death:September 05, 2020
Warren C. Trager, age 90 of Baraboo, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020 at home surrounded by his loving family. Warren, son of Aaron and Lucy "Violet" (Knight) Trager was born Dec. 14, 1929. He attended Baraboo High School as well as an Ag Short Course at UW-Madison. On April 23, 1955 he was united in marriage to......
Gene L. Washburn
Date of Birth:June 13, 1931
Date of Death:September 02, 2020
Gene L. Washburn, age 89, of Baraboo, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2020 at St. Clare Hospice House. Gene, son of Andrew and Esther (Burtch) Washburn was born June 13, 1931 in Delton. Gene attended the Baraboo School District He was baptized, confirmed and married at St. Johns Lutheran Church in Baraboo. On Sept. 6, 1952 he wa......
Jeanette Stieve
Date of Birth:April 23, 1934
Date of Death:September 01, 2020
Jeanette K. Stieve, 86, passed away peacefully at St. Clare Meadows Care Center in Baraboo on September 1, 2020. She was born to Florence and August Tourdot on April 23, 1934, in Reedsburg, Wisconsin. She was the eighth of their 12 children. She met the love of her life, Harvey Stieve, at a local dance. They were united in marri......
Shirley Ione Kowalke
Date of Birth:April 07, 1930
Date of Death:September 02, 2020
Shirley Ione Kowalke, age 90 of Baraboo, passed away peacefully on Tuesday September 2, 2020 at Oak Park Place in Baraboo. She was born on April 7, 1930 in Lake Delton to parents Leslie Bonnette Kingsley and Erma Marie (Wheeler) Kingsley.She graduated from Lake Delton High School. She was a Deputy for the Winnebago County Sherif......
Tillie J. Olson
Date of Birth:July 06, 1934
Date of Death:August 20, 2020
Tillie J. Olson, age 86, of Baraboo passed away on Aug. 20, 2020 at Oak Park Place. Tillie, oldest of nine children born to Wallace and Caroline Babcock was born July 6, 1934. She was united in marriage to Ralph Olson; he preceded her in death in 1983. Tillie was retired from Vacuum Platers in Mauston after over 30 years of dedi......
Sharon Elizabeth Meisel
Date of Birth:June 09, 1940
Date of Death:September 01, 2020
Sharon Elizabeth Meisel, age 80, of Baraboo, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020 at home surrounded by her loving family. Sharon, daughter of Louis and Madeline (Schluter) Terry was born June 9, 1940 in Baraboo. On June 6, 1970 she was united in marriage to Ted Meisel in Baraboo. Sharon lived the majority of her life in Barabo......
Richard `RIck` Russell Kimpfbeck
Date of Birth:January 17, 1963
Date of Death:September 01, 2020
Richard Rick Russell Kimpfbeck, age 57 of Baraboo, passed away on September 1, 2020 at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo. Rick was born in Baraboo, WI on January 17, 1963 to parents Russell Dean and Patricia Jean (Jorg) Kimpfbeck.He graduated from Baraboo High School in 1981. He worked for Sysco Foods for 27 years. Rick loved old ca......
Cicely A. Sugden
Date of Birth:May 08, 1937
Date of Death:August 31, 2020
Cicely A. Sugden, age 83, of Portage, passed away on Monday, August 31, 2020 at Our House Assisted Living in Wisconsin Dells. Cicely, daughter of Waldermar and Hermina (Carlin) Nimmow was born May 8, 1937 in Ableman. She graduated from Reedsburg High School in 1955. On May 15, 1957 she was united in marriage to Gilbert Sugden in......
Delores M. Cash
Date of Birth:February 23, 1938
Date of Death:August 26, 2020
Delores M. Cash, age 82, of Baraboo, WI passed away peacefully on August 26, 2020 at St Vincent Hospital, Green Bay, WI. She was born on February 23, 1938 to the late Harry H. and Gladys (Campbell) Jantz in the Township of Fairfield. After graduating from Baraboo High School she married Bill Cash in October of 1956.She worked 25......
Belva Irene (Schepp) Hess
Date of Birth:April 03, 1934
Date of Death:August 26, 2020
Belva Irene (Schepp) Hess, age 86 of Baraboo, passed away Wednesday August 26, 2020 at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo. She was born on April 3, 1934 in Baraboo, to parents Conrad F. Schepp and Esther V. (Ebert) Schepp. She married Ervin Orlin Hess Jr. on September 13, 1952.She was preceded in death by her parents, Conrad and Esth......
Mary Elizabeth Anderson
Date of Birth:December 09, 1947
Date of Death:August 26, 2020
Mary Elizabeth Anderson, age 72, of Baraboo, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Mary, daughter of Julius and Martina (Robers) Banks was born Dec. 9, 1947 in Baraboo. Mary was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1966. On April 6, 1968 she was united in marriage to William ......
Roger Roznos
Date of Birth:September 22, 1931
Date of Death:August 21, 2020
Roger Roznos, age 88, of Baraboo, passed away Friday, Aug. 21, 2020 at St. Clare Hospital. Roger, son of Joseph and Nora (Huber) Roznos was born Sept. 22, 1931 in Baraboo. On Nov. 19, 1953 he was united in marriage to Betty Ahrensmeyer.Per his wishes, no services will be held. The Redlin Funeral Home is assisting the family.......
Alice Mae (Ward) Popp
Date of Birth:October 07, 1921
Date of Death:August 15, 2020
Alice Mae Popp (nee Ward), age 98, passed away on August 15, 2020 at Meadows Care Center in Baraboo, Wisconsin, surrounded by loving family. She was born October 7, 1921 in Claremont, New Hampshire, the daughter of Gladys L. Butterfield (nee Freeman) and Claude T. Butterfield. Later her mother married Ira T. Ward who adopted Ali......
Frederick William Edward Schmidtke
Date of Birth:January 22, 1950
Date of Death:August 07, 2020
Frederick William Edward Schmidtke, born January 22, 1950 went home to the Lord on August 7th, 2020. The heart just gave out. He was born in Baraboo, Wisconsin at St. Mary's Hospital and resided his entire life in Excelsior Township on the family farm. November 1970 when Freds father passed away, Fred took over the farm and the ......
Amber Lynne Kunz
Date of Birth:July 03, 1984
Date of Death:July 28, 2020
Amber Lynne Kunz, age 36, of Baraboo, WI, suddenly passed away on July 28, 2020. Amber was born in Carbondale, IL on July 3, 1984, to parents Thomas Hayes and Cheryl Hayes.She graduated from Baraboo High School in 2002. She earned her Bachelors and Masters degrees in Accounting from Kansas State University. Amber married Sergean......
Robert L. Luce
Date of Birth:January 11, 1930
Date of Death:July 26, 2020
Robert L. LuceJanuary 11, 1930 - July 26, 2020Robert L. "Seeds" Luce passed on July 26, 2020 at home at the age of 90, surrounded by family.Robert "Bob" was a 1949 graduate of Baraboo High School and a star member of the 1948-1949 Conference Championship Baraboo High School football team. After graduating, Bob proudly served his......
Dolores Evelyn Krueger
Date of Birth:June 18, 1926
Date of Death:July 25, 2020
Dolores Evelyn Krueger, age 94, of Baraboo, passed away Saturday, July 25, 2020, in her sleep, at St. Clare Meadows. Dolores, daughter of Herbert and Olive (Newell) Schanke was born June 18, 1926. She was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1944. She was united in marriage to Harold R. Krueger on March 30, 1946. Dolores ......
Constance `Connie` K. Hawkins
Date of Birth:August 29, 1948
Date of Death:July 22, 2020
Constance "Connie" K. Hawkins, age 71, of Baraboo, passed away Wednesday, July 22, 2020. Constance, daughter of Russ and Audrey (Hawkins) Miller was born Aug. 29, 1948. Connie worked for the Baraboo Schools as a teacher aid for over 20 years until her recent retirement.Connie is survived by her children, Betsy, Geoff and Megan; ......
Edith L. Louck
Date of Birth:January 07, 1959
Date of Death:July 14, 2020
Edith Lorraine Louck was born on January 7th, 1959, at the Al Ringling hospital in Baraboo, Wisconsin. She was fifth of six children born to Lloyd Lee Louck and Edna Mae Burton. She had always wanted to be a lawyer and was awarded 2-3 scholarships upon graduating from Baraboo Senior high school in 1977. She went on to develope a......
Matthew `Matt` Pinion
Date of Birth:March 12, 1935
Date of Death:July 16, 2020
Matthew L, Pinion, age 85 of Baraboo, WI, passed away peacefully at home on the afternoon of July 16, 2020, surrounded by his loving family.Matt was born on March 12, 1935, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the son of John and Cecelia (Veit) Pinion. He attended Marshfield High School as a member of the class of 1953 and continued his edu......
Kristin Neuman
Kristin Neuman, age 37, of Baraboo, passed away with family by her side at UW Hospital in Madison on Thursday, July 16, 2020.She was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 2001. Her love of animals encouraged her to complete the Vet Tech Program in Madison. She loved all animals, especially her cat, Lily and dog, Jordy.She ......
Shirley Faye Clement
Date of Birth:December 11, 1940
Date of Death:December 28, 2019
Shirley Faye Clement, 79, of Nashville, TN, passed away on December 28, 2019 at her home. Shirley was born in Baraboo, WI on December 11, 1940, to parents Oliver Ulrich Clement and Cecil Irene Clement.Shirley graduated from Baraboo High School, Class of 1958. She started her college education in applied mathematics and mechanics......
JoAnne (Ramsey) (Tenjum) Kinzler
Date of Birth:December 05, 1938
Date of Death:July 13, 2020
JoAnne (Ramsey) (Tenjum) Kinzler, age 81, of Portage, passed away Monday, July 13, 2020 at Our House in Portage. JoAnne, one of nineteen children of Charles and Virginia (Dempsey) Ramsey was born Dec. 5, 1938 in Baraboo. In her younger years, she enjoyed participating in 4-H. She worked at Demco in DeForest and The Wisconsin Che......
George `Butch` Dent, Sr.
Date of Birth:February 06, 1948
Date of Death:July 08, 2020
George "Butch" Dent, Sr., passed away Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at St. Clare Hospital with his family by his side after a long battle with cancer. George, son of Willard and Doris Dent was born Feb. 6, 1948. He graduated in 1966 from Minong High School. Butch worked for Badger Ordnance, Perry Printing and Ho-Chunk Casino throughou......
Kodie Braelynn Dutcher
Date of Birth:August 09, 2009
Date of Death:July 07, 2020
Kodie Braelynn Dutcher, age 10, passed away too soon on Tuesday, July 7, 2020. Kodie was born Aug. 9, 2009 in Nebraska to Brandy Bielicki. She was raised in North Platte, Nebraska prior to moving to Baraboo. The family will remember Kodies many nicknames, including Kodie Jack Cheese, Jack-O, McBloaty, and Frank. Kodie idolized h......
Mary Jo Alt
Date of Birth:December 23, 1964
Date of Death:July 07, 2020
Mary Jo Alt, age 55, of Baraboo, passed away Wednesday, July 7, 2020 of natural causes. Mary, daughter of Joseph Merle and Dorothy (Weidner) Alt was born Dec. 23, 1964 in Madison. She was a graduate of Baraboo High School and furthered her studies by obtaining a bachelors degree in Elementary Education from UW-LaCrosse. Mary was......
Richard Zirzow
Date of Birth:April 25, 1948
Date of Death:March 26, 2020
Richard Leo Zirzow, age 71, of Baraboo passed away Thursday, March 26, 2020 at St. Clare Hospital with family by his side. Survivors include his loving wife, Karen; son, Chris (Alison); grandchildren, Cooper and Tucker Zirzow; and his step-son, Williiam Hutter (Diego Campoverde-Cisneros. He is further survived by his brothers, W......
Robert Harold `Bob` Brown
Date of Birth:December 17, 1946
Date of Death:July 05, 2020
Robert Harold "Bob" Brown, age 73, of Merrimac passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 5, 2020 after a long courageous battle with kidney disease. Robert, son of Alva "Al" and Margaret (Sapin) Brown was born Dec. 17, 1946 in Baraboo. He attended Baraboo Schools and later graduated from Roosevelt Military Academy in 1965 as Battal......
Linda Ann Damos
Date of Birth:August 14, 1948
Date of Death:June 23, 2020
Linda Larson Damos, 71, of Merrimac, passed away on June 23, 2020, after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease and metastatic cancer.Linda was born at Freeport Memorial Hospital in Freeport, Illinois, to Menten and Kathryn Larson on August 14, 1948. She grew up on a farm in Pecatonica, Illinois, and graduated valedictorian from......
William Raymond (WR) Sauey
Date of Birth:August 27, 1927
Date of Death:June 10, 2020
William Raymond (WR) Sauey, age 92, of Baraboo, Wisconsin passed Wednesday, June 10, 2020. Graveside services were held on Friday, June 12, 2020 with immediate family at Walnut Hill Cemetery in Baraboo with Pastor Dave Hutchens officiating. A larger memorial service with his extended family and network of friends and associates ......
Diane L. Kropp
Date of Birth:February 13, 1948
Date of Death:June 10, 2020
Diane L. Kropp, age 72, of Reedsburg, passed away peacefully at home of natural causes on Wednesday, June 10, 2020. Diane, daughter of Ray and Doris (Ramlow) Hammerstrom was born on Feb. 13, 1948 in Racine, Wisconsin. She graduated from UW-Whitewater. She was united in marriage to Paul Kropp, they would have celebrated their 50-......
Willard Levi Zimmerman
Date of Birth:October 30, 1924
Date of Death:June 09, 2020
Willard Levi Zimmerman, 95, of Baraboo, passed away Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at SSM hospice center, Baraboo.A service will be Monday, June 15, 2020 at St. Johns Lutheran Church with visitation at 10:00 a.m. with limited seating of 100 for friends and family, followed by a church service at 11 a.m. and burial at North Freedoms Oak H......
Ernest Klaetsch
Date of Birth:February 07, 1948
Date of Death:June 09, 2020
Ernest Edward Klaetsch, age 72, of North Freedom passed away on June 8, 2020 at the Tomah VA. He was born on Feb. 7, 1948 in Baraboo, Wisconsin to parents Ernest G. and Jeanetta (Girling) Klaetsch. Ernest graduated from Webb High School in Reedsburg, Wisconsin in 1966. He served in the US Army in the Vietnam War.He worked as a m......
Robert Burton
Date of Birth:December 30, 1944
Date of Death:June 08, 2020
Robert H. Burton, age 75, of Baraboo passed away Monday, June 8, 2020 at Villa Pines in Adams. Robert, son of Herald and Esther (Jensen) Burton was born Dec. 30, 1944. He was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1963. Robert worked at Best-ex for over 30 years as a metal fabricator. He also worked as a mailman in the Dell......
Geneva Ann Meyer
Date of Birth:November 14, 1925
Date of Death:June 06, 2020
Geneva Ann Meyer, age 94 of Baraboo, passed away on Saturday June 6, 2020 at Meadow Lane Assisted Living in Baraboo. She was born on November 14, 1925 in Baraboo, WI to parents Lyle Gomon and Anna (Petersen) Gomon.Geneva married Neal Meyer in Baraboo on August 14, 1948. She loved sports, particularly baseball and football, and s......
Tom C. Roundy
Date of Birth:September 28, 1935
Date of Death:June 04, 2020
Tom Cecil Roundy, age 84 of Baraboo, passed away Thursday, June 4, 2020 at St. Clare Hospice House. Tom, son of Cecil Lloyd and Iva Grace (Kershaw) Roundy was born Sept. 28, 1935 in Buffalo Township, Marquette County, Wisconsin. He was united in marriage to Alice Mae Pierce Rathermel on May 26, 1988 in Pensacola, Florida. Tom wo......
Timothy Roy Kepple
Date of Birth:August 31, 1965
Date of Death:May 25, 2020
Timothy Roy Kepple, age 54 of Baraboo, passed away on Monday May 25, 2020 at St. Clare Hospice House of Adrenomyeloneuropathy. He was born in Macomb, IL on August 31, 1965 to parents Thurman Ray Kepple and Beverly Ann (Redman) Kepple. Tim was raised on a dairy farm which sparked his lifelong love of agriculture. He went to Bardo......
William Ray `Bill` Schellenberger
Date of Birth:June 28, 1952
Date of Death:January 22, 2020
William Ray Bill Schellenberger, age 67 of Baraboo, passed away on Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at Agrace Hospice in Fitchburg with his wife, Alice, by his side.William, son of Ival and LaVeta (Soltwedel) Schellenberger, was born on June 28, 1952 at St. Marys Ringling Hospital in Baraboo, Wisconsin.Bill grew up on the Schellenber......
Lorna Ida Volz
Date of Birth:June 05, 1923
Date of Death:May 19, 2020
Lorna Ida Volz, age 96 of Baraboo, passed away Tuesday May 19, 2020 at Our House Assisted Living in Baraboo. She as born in the Town of Delton, WI on June 5, 1923 to parents Ernest Volz and Hattie (Cridlich) Volz.For many years Lorna worked as a waitress at Uphof Restaurant in Wisconsin Dells, and as a store clerk at souvenir sh......
Isabella Lynn Boegner
Date of Birth:May 02, 2020
Date of Death:May 04, 2020
Isabella Lynn Boegner passed away peacefully on Monday, May 4, 2020 at St. Marys Hospital, NICU, in Madison, WI. Isabella, daughter of Matthew Ryan and Kristin Marie Harrington-Boegner, was born May 2, 2020 at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo, WI.She is survived by her loving parents, Matthew and Kristin Boegner; sisters, Anastasia......
Dennis Eugene Faber
Date of Birth:October 11, 1951
Date of Death:May 09, 2020
Dennis Eugene Faber, age 68, of Baraboo, passed away on Saturday May 9, 2020 at Wisconsin Dells Health Services after fighting cancer. He was born in Reedsburg on October 11, 1951 to parents Vernon and Margaret (OMalley) Faber.Dennis graduated from Baraboo High School and went on to graduate from Milwaukee Tech. He served in the......
Daniel `Dan` Gillette
Date of Birth:May 13, 1960
Date of Death:May 07, 2020
Dan Gillette, age 59, passed away unexpectedly at his Baraboo home on Thursday, May 7, 2020. Dan, son of Frank and Lorraine (Dries) Gillette was born May 13, 1960. He attended LaFollette High School and graduated from UW-Madison with a degree in Business. On Sept. 2, 2000, Dan married the love of his life, Michelle. Together the......
Donna Jean (Thompson) Schultz
Date of Birth:February 23, 1934
Date of Death:April 21, 2020
Donna Jean (Thompson) Schultz, age 86, of Baraboo, died peacefully on Tuesday, April 21st, 2020. Donna was born on February 23, 1934 in Hancock, WI, the daughter of Laurel and Verna Thompson, sister to Dixie, Dennis, and Debbie.After graduating in 1951 from Oxford High School, she went on to Oconomowoc School of Nursing for an L......
Phyllis Marion King
Date of Birth:November 25, 1926
Date of Death:April 21, 2020
Phyllis Marion King, age 93 of Arena, WI, passed away on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at Greenway Manor in Spring Green, WI. She was born on November 25, 1926 in Knapp, WI to parents Henry Bison Gibson and Mary Victoria (Sherman) Gibson.She married William Bill King on July 18, 1944. She was a wonderful wife, mother, and homemaker. S......
Steven Edward Schulze
Date of Birth:November 05, 1963
Date of Death:April 20, 2020
Steven Edward Schulze, age 56, of Baraboo, passed away on Monday April 20, 2020 at home, with his wife, Karen and son, Richard by his side. He was born at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo, WI on November 5, 1963 to parents Richard Otto Schulze and Lonita Sharen (Sutton) Schulze.On December 18, 1981 he and Karen (Schuppener) were ma......
Barbara Ellen (Kosarko) Ninkovich
Date of Birth:July 18, 1939
Date of Death:April 17, 2020
Barbara Ellen (Kosarko) Ninkovich, passed away peacefully on April 17, 2020 at Meadow View Memory Care from complications of Alzheimer's Disease.Born to Stephen and Joan (Sypudt) Kosarko on July 18, 1939, she spent her enjoyable childhood surrounded by her loving brother and a close-knit group of cousins on Chicago's Southside. ......
Michelle `Shelly` Anne Young
Date of Birth:November 09, 1963
Date of Death:April 14, 2020
Michelle "Shelly" Anne Young, age 56 of Baraboo, WI passed away Tuesday April 14, 2020 at St. Clare Hospital. She was born on November 9, 1963 in Madison, her parents are Robert Delano Young and Helen Jaqueline (Amyotte) Young.She was a Chef at Rivers Edge for several years. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, and motorcycles.She wa......
Linda L. Morton
Date of Birth:January 16, 1950
Date of Death:April 13, 2020
Linda L. Morton, age 70, of Lake Delton, passed away peacefully at home with family by her side on Monday, April 13, 2020 after a tough battle with cancer. Linda, daughter of Rex and Audrey (Bazzill) Thomas was born Jan. 16, 1950 in Baraboo. On June 20, 1970 she was united in marriage to Jeff Morton at Trinity Episcopal Church i......
Lawrence “Abe” Vance Schell
Date of Birth:September 15, 1940
Date of Death:April 11, 2020
Lawrence Abe Vance Schell, age 79 of Baraboo, passed away peacefully on Saturday April 11, 2020 at St. Clare Hospital. Lawrence was born September 15, 1940 in Baraboo to parents Alfred Carlyle Schell and Marie Francis (Vance) Schell.Lawrence worked for Baraboo Asphalt and D.L. Gasser as a foreman for several years. He enjoyed ic......
Charles T. “Chuck” Sophie
Date of Birth:January 02, 1937
Date of Death:April 09, 2020
Charles T. Chuck Sophie, age 83 of Baraboo, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 9, 2020 at St. Clare Hospital with family by his side. Charles, son of Phillip and Viola (Benjamin) Sophie was born Jan. 2, 1937 in Chicago. He enlisted in the US Army on Feb. 14, 1955 and proudly served until his honorable discharge on Jan. 31......
Dennis L. Rozinski
Date of Birth:February 06, 1964
Date of Death:April 08, 2020
Dennis L. Rozinskis journey began on Feb. 6, 1964 in Columbus; he was called home on Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at home with family by his side at the age of 56 after a three year battle with cancer. Dennis was son of Daniel and Ruth (Schmitt) Rozinski. He attended Fall River Schools. He was employed by Isenbergs in Baraboo for ov......
Donald Lee Mulock
Date of Birth:May 16, 1939
Date of Death:April 01, 2020
Donald Lee Mulock, 80, passed away peacefully on April 1, 2020 in Baraboo, Wisconsin. He was born in Harvey, Illinois on May 16, 1939 to Robert and Arline (nee Devereaux) Mulock. On April 30, 1960 he married Darlene, his childhood sweetheart. Don is survived by his wife and co-captain/soulmate of 60 years, Darlene (nee Hemberger......
Edwin Jon Hammer
Date of Birth:February 15, 1940
Date of Death:March 29, 2020
Dr. Edwin Jon Hammer, age 80, of Baraboo, was called to his eternal home on Sunday, March 29, 2020. Ed was born to Edwin John Hammer, MD and Mary Christine (Stellhorn) Hammer, MD, in Detroit, Michigan on February 15, 1940. He was raised in Detroit and Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan, by his loving parents who inspired his career in......
Dolores A. Bebber
Date of Birth:October 15, 1939
Date of Death:March 31, 2020
Dolores A. Bebber, age 80, the matriarch of the Bebber family, passed away Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at St. Clare Hospital. She was born in Chicago on Oct. 15, 1939. She was a member of St. John Cantius Church in Chicago, the same church she was united in marriage to Ronald F. Bebber on Oct. 15, 1961. Dolores was a homemaker, havi......
Richard Leo Zirzow
Date of Birth:April 25, 1948
Date of Death:March 26, 2020
Richard Leo Zirzow, age 71, of Baraboo passed away Thursday, March 26, 2020 at St. Clare Hospital with family by his side. Richard, son of Earl and Doris (Kollath) Zirzow was born in Waukesha on April 25, 1948. Richard proudly served in the US Army from April 8, 1968 until his honorable discharge on April 7, 1970.Richard receive......
John B. `Jack` Fry
Date of Birth:May 01, 1946
Date of Death:March 28, 2020
John B. Jack Fry, age 73, of Baraboo died peacefully at home on Saturday, March 28, 2020 with family by his side. John, son of Wayne and Esther (Powell) Fry was born May 1, 1946. On Dec. 16, 1965 he was drafted into the US Army and proudly served in the 101st Airborne until his honorable discharge on Dec. 15, 1967. He was united......
Alice Jo Rhinehart
Date of Birth:March 04, 1938
Date of Death:March 28, 2020
Alice Jo Rhinehart, age 82 of Reedsburg, WI, passed away on Saturday March 28, 2020 at Casa De Oakes in Reedsburg, WI. She was born in Baraboo, WI on March 4, 1938 to parents Virgil and Melba (McConnell) Rhinehart. Alice adored baking, embroidery, and her family. She was a longtime member at Reedsburg United Methodist Church. Sh......
Chris S. Olson
Date of Birth:August 11, 1967
Date of Death:March 26, 2020
Chris S. Olson, age 52, of Portage, passed away on Thursday, March 26, 2020 at St. Clare Hospital. Chris, son of Chris and Patricia (Gawronski) Olson was born Aug. 11, 1967 in Reedsburg.The most important thing to Chris was spending time with hisfamily. He not so patiently waited for his every Sunday pick ups to come hometo spen......
Duaine Leland Young
Date of Birth:May 27, 1933
Date of Death:March 19, 2020
Duaine Leland Young, age 86, of Baraboo passed away Thursday, March 19, 2020 at St. Marys Hospital in Madison. Duaine, son of Walter and Isabell (Soletske) Young was born May 27, 1933 in New London, Wisconsin. He proudly served in the US Army as a pole lineman from June 3, 1953 until his honorable discharge on May 13, 1955. On J......
David Dean Luetkens
Date of Birth:June 03, 1941
Date of Death:March 15, 2020
David Dave Dean Luetkens, Age 78 of Baraboo, passed away on Sunday March 15, 2020. He was born in Baraboo, WI on June 3, 1941 to parents Ervin and Nellie (Seamans) Luetkens.On December 6, 1969 in Jasper, Alabama, Dave and Lou Thomas were united in marriage. He Graduated from Baraboo High School in 1960, and he was a member of th......
John Labeots, Sr.
Date of Birth:August 29, 1940
Date of Death:March 06, 2020
John Labeots, Sr., age 79 of Baraboo, passed away Friday, March 6, 2020 at Meadow Ridge Assisted Living. John, son of Walter and Stella (Hahn) Labeots was born Aug. 29, 1940. He was a graduate of Mt. Carmel High School in Chicago where he participated on the wrestling, baseball and football teams. John was united in marriage to ......
Keith P. Nechvatal
Date of Birth:August 20, 1947
Date of Death:March 06, 2020
Keith P. Nechvatal, also known as Papa Keith and Bapa, age 72 of Baraboo, passed away Friday, March 6, 2020 at home surrounded by his loving family. Keith, son of Donald and Rosemary (McGuire) Nechvatal was born Aug. 20, 1947 in Dodgeville. He was a graduate of Iowa Grant High School. On April 4, 1987 he was united in marriage t......
Marion I. Lindenau
Date of Birth:April 18, 1928
Date of Death:March 04, 2020
Marion I. Lindenau, age 91, died on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at St. Clare Hospital with family by her side. Marion was born April 18, 1928 to Carl and Clary (Danielsdotter) Carlson in Chicago, Illinois. Marion lost her parents at age 4 and started living at Childrens Lutheran Home in Chicago along with her three siblings. At age......
Mary Ann Elizabeth Willett
Date of Birth:May 27, 1934
Date of Death:January 31, 2020
Mary Ann Elizabeth Willett, age 85 of Baraboo, passed away on January 31, 2020 at St. Clare Hospital. She was born in South Dakota on May 27, 1934 to parents Chris Jensen and Cicely Elizabeth Wahala.On May 1, 1954 in Minnesota she married Robert Willett. They raised their children in Reesville and Mauston before moving to Barabo......
Glenn Adams Herndon
Date of Birth:August 25, 1927
Date of Death:February 26, 2020
Glenn A. Herndon, age 92, of Baraboo passed away Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020 at St. Marys Hospital in Madison. Glenn, son of Jess and Maddie (Adams) Herndon was born Aug. 25, 1927 in South Carolina. On Dec. 1, 1951 he was united in marriage to Eunayne A. Puttkamer; she preceded him in death on June 22, 2011. In 1945 he enlisted int......
George A.L. Roche
George Roche, age 90, of Madison passed away peacefully with family at his side on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at Agrace Hospice in Fitchburg, Wisconsin. George was born in Baraboo, Wisconsin, the son of Louis and Irene Roche.George spent his life as part owner of the Panoramic Resort, along with his sister Helen, brother Nick &a......
Richard G. `Dick` Jackson
Date of Birth:February 05, 1933
Date of Death:February 20, 2020
Richard G. Dick Jackson, age 87, of Baraboo passed away peacefully Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020 at St. Clare Meadows with family by his side. Richard, son of Garland and Virginia (Edwards) Jackson was born Feb. 5, 1933 in Sparta. He was a graduate of Sparta High. On Aug. 2, 1950 he enlisted in the US Air Force, serving his country fo......
Teressa Ann Anderson
Date of Birth:June 21, 1956
Date of Death:February 16, 2020
Teressa Ann Anderson (63) of Baraboo, formerly of Stoughton, WI went home to be with her savior on Sunday, February 16, 2020 surrounded by loved ones. Stubborn and passionate are two words to describe Teressa but the underlying directive was always love.Teressa was born in Stotts City, Missouri and moved to Stoughton, WI shortly......
Karen Ann Clary
Date of Birth:October 08, 1945
Date of Death:February 16, 2020
Karen Ann Clary, age 74 of Coriscana, Texas, formerly of Baraboo passed away Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020. She moved to Texas due to declining health and to be closer to her daughters. Karen, daughter of Donald and Vera Quinn was born Oct. 8, 1945. On March 20, 1964 she was united in marriage to William H. Clary; he preceded her in dea......
Joan R. Brophy
Date of Birth:January 25, 1933
Date of Death:February 16, 2020
Joan R. Brophy, age 87 of Baraboo passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020. Joan, daughter of Edwin and Rose Sauer was born Jan. 25, 1933. On June 16, 1956 she was united in marriage to Patrick C. Brophy; he preceded her in death on Feb. 12, 2015. She was a homemaker her entire life. Joan loved to go swimming and ......
William H. `Bill` Zuch
Date of Birth:January 03, 1945
Date of Death:February 09, 2020
William H. Bill Zuch, age 75, lifelong resident of Baraboo, passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020 at home with his family by his side. William, son of Carl and Selma (Zimmerman) Zuch was born in Baraboo on Jan. 3, 1945. On May 31, 1975 he was united in marriage to Darlene Curtis. Bill was drafted into the United States Army on March ......
Jerold D. `Jerry` Smith
Date of Birth:July 30, 1941
Date of Death:February 03, 2020
Jerold D. Jerry Smith passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2020 at St. Clare Hospice House with family by his side. Jerry was born July 30, 1941 in Columbia County. On Feb. 14, 1998 he was united in marriage to Diane Tourdot. He was employed by Baraboo Sysco for 45 years as well as Viking Village Foods in Reedsburg after his retirement. ......
Arleen M. Rick
Date of Birth:February 17, 1922
Date of Death:February 01, 2020
Arleen M. Rick, age 97 of the Town of Baraboo, passed away with family by her side at St. Clare Meadows Care Center on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020. Arleen was the daughter of Ernest and Hattie (Cridelich) Volz and was born on Feb. 17, 1922. On May 9, 1946 she was united in marriage to John D. Rick, he preceded her in death on Aug. 4,......
Donna Marie Mueller
Date of Birth:May 08, 1946
Date of Death:January 31, 2020
Donna Marie Mueller, age 73 of Baraboo, unexpectedly found herself dancing into the loving arms of her husband Wayne on Friday, January 31, 2020. Donna, daughter of Philip and Lorena (Stopper) Cowles was born May 8, 1946 in Baraboo. She was united in marriage to Wayne D. Mueller on June 12, 1965 at St. Johns Lutheran Church in B......
Carol Virginia Beckius
Date of Birth:February 05, 1947
Date of Death:December 14, 2019
Carol Virginia Beckius passed away December 14, 2019 at the Hospice House in Baraboo. She was born February 5, 1947 to Stewart and Arlene (Holsaple) Hoege.She married James Beckius in June 1967. To this union, one son, Joseph James, was born.In her earlier years, Carol worked as a secretary in the Sauk County Courthouse for Dist......
Alice Hook
Date of Birth:December 07, 1927
Date of Death:January 30, 2020
Alice Hook, age 92 of Baraboo, passed away Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020. Alice, daughter of Christopher and Ester Yoss was born Dec. 7, 1927. She attended Baraboo High School, Class of 1945. On Oct. 15, 1950 she was united in marriage to Wayne Hook. She was employed by AT&T for 30 years and retired as a manager. In her free time ......
Anthony `Tony` Klemm
Date of Birth:December 12, 1946
Date of Death:January 27, 2020
Anthony Tony Klemm, age 73, of North Freedom passed away Monday, Jan. 27, 2020 at home. Anthony, son of Virgil and Virginia (Dunse) Klemm was born Dec. 12, 1946. He grew up in the Happy Hill area of North Freedom playing in the woods and valleys with his brother, Dick. He attended Happy Hill Grade School and later St. Johns Luth......
Nathan Dale Sweatt
Date of Birth:March 25, 1951
Date of Death:January 25, 2020
Nathan Dale Sweatt, went to heaven on January 25, 2020. He was 68 years old.Nathan, son of Thomas Charles Sweatt and Lona Mai Sweatt was born March 25, 1951 in Green Field, Tennessee.On November 28, 1970 he married the love of his life, Barbara Ethel (Coder) Sweatt. They have been married for 49 years.He was employed as a farmer......
Boots (Duane) Allen Quandt
Date of Birth:December 20, 1962
Date of Death:January 23, 2020
Boots (Duane) Allen Quandt, age 57of Reedsburg passed away with family by his side on Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020 at UW Hospital after a brief illness.Duane, son of James and Gertrude (Kohlhapp) Quandt was born Dec. 20, 1962. He was a graduate of Baraboo High School. He was employed by Carpenter Glass in Baraboo for many years and m......
William Ray `Bill` Schellenberger
Date of Birth:June 28, 1952
Date of Death:January 22, 2020
William Ray Bill Schellenberger, age 67 of Baraboo, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020 at Agrace Hospice in Fitchburg with his wife by his side.He is survived by his wife of 26 years, Alice; siblings, Joyce (Roger) Deal, Dean (Marthie) Schellenberger, Judy (Roger) Cormican; brother-in-law, James Miser, Jr.; sisters-in-law, Rut......
William `Bill` H. Taylor
Date of Birth:July 27, 1934
Date of Death:January 19, 2020
William Bill H. Taylor, age 85, passed away on Sunday January 19, 2020.Bill was born at home in Chicago on July, 27 1934 to John Edgar Taylor and Grace Helen (Johncock) Taylor. Bill and his parents moved to Peru, Indiana when he was 12. They moved back to Chicago when Bill was 17. He proudly served his country in the Army in the......
Edith (Gaffney) Fredericks
Date of Birth:May 14, 1923
Date of Death:January 18, 2020
Edith Elizabeth Fredericks (Gaffney) passed away on Saturday, January 18, 2020. Edith was born May 14, 1923 in Oxford, Wisconsin. She was the daughter of Guy and Emma (Drew) Gaffney. Born a farm girl, she graduated from Oxford High School and married Charles Alden Fredericks on October 28, 1944. Charles was her childhood sweethe......
Devera `Devy` Lynn Brescia
Date of Birth:May 19, 1949
Date of Death:January 12, 2020
Devera "Devy" Lynn (Dick) Brescia, age 70, passed away peacefully with her husband and sister at her side on January 12, 2020, at St. Clare Meadows.Devy was born May 19, 1949, to Roger (Crash) and Genevieve (Johnston) Dick in Baraboo. She married James Carmine Brescia on June 26, 1972, at Durwards Glen, Baraboo. They were marrie......
Deanna Ruth (Schaefer) Whalen
Date of Birth:December 01, 1955
Date of Death:December 27, 2019
December 1, 1955 December 27, 2019. Deanna Ruth Whalen (nee Schaefer) was born in Northridge, CA on December 1, 1955. She died of natural causes at age 64 in Sherman Oaks, CA, on December 27, 2019. Deanna was raised in Burbank, CA and Denver, CO. In 1976, she received a BS in Business Administration from the University of Denve......
Andrew `Andy` Basinas
Date of Birth:November 13, 1922
Date of Death:December 30, 2019
Andrew (Andy) W. Basinas, 97, died Monday, December 30, 2019 at Meadow Ridge Assisted Living. He was born November 13, 1922 in Lowell, Mass. to Greek immigrant parents, Vasilious and Antonia Basinas. He married Shirley Nesheim on October 20, 1945. She preceded him in death in 2014 after 68 years of marriage. He was preceded in d......
Kristine Lee Pittman
Date of Birth:September 23, 1963
Date of Death:January 11, 2020
Kristine Lee Kris Pittman, age 56 of Baraboo, passed away unexpectedly from a brain aneurysm on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020 at her home. She was born on Sept. 23, 1963 to Sharon and Lloyd Pittman of Marshall, WI. She moved to Baraboo with her family in 1978. Kris attended Baraboo High School and graduated with the class of 1982. She......
Deri Ament
Date of Birth:May 14, 1945
Date of Death:January 05, 2020
It was a wonderful life, and though she regretted leaving it, she considered the breadth of the Milky Way and said, I will see you in the stars. Deri Robertson Ament was born on May 14, 1945 in Detroit, MI to Daniel and Doris Robertson. She left us on January 5, 2020. Deri grew up in Woodland Hills, CA, graduating from W. H. Taf......
Bonnadine E. `Bonnie` Stieve
Date of Birth:September 26, 1930
Date of Death:January 04, 2020
Bonnadine Bonnie E. (Rider) Stieve, 89, of Baraboo, left to be with God on Saturday, January 4, 2020 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center.Bonnie, the daughter of Emma and Morgan Rider, was born on September 26, 1930 in Baraboo. She was united in marriage to Harold Bud Stieve on June 26, 1948 at St. Johns Lutheran Church in Baraboo. ......
David H. Schroeder
Date of Birth:September 22, 1948
Date of Death:January 04, 2020
David H. Schroeder, age 71 years, of North Freedom, passed away Saturday January 4, 2020 at the Hospice House in Baraboo after a courageous battle with brain cancer. He passed away peacefully with family by his side. He will be missed dearly by his wife Vicki of 34 years, his daughter, grandchildren, as well as other family and ......
Linda S. Sandmire
Date of Birth:June 03, 1948
Date of Death:December 25, 2019
Linda S. Sandmire, age 71 of Mauston, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2019 at Mile Bluff Medical Center in Mauston. Linda, daughter of Allan and Betty Johnson was born June 3, 1948. Burial will be held at Walnut Hill Cemetery.......
Ellen Elaine Lombard
Date of Birth:February 20, 1948
Date of Death:December 22, 2019
Ellen Elaine Lombard, age 71, of North Freedom, passed away Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019 at UW Hospital. Ellen, daughter of Max and Lillian (Burr) McNurlen was born Feb. 20, 1948 in Richland Center. She was a graduate of Richland Center High School. On Oct. 28, 1967 she was united in marriage to Clinton Lombard at St. Johns Lutheran Ch......
Carol Beckius
Date of Birth:February 05, 1947
Date of Death:December 14, 2019
Carol Virginia Beckius passed away December 14, 2019 at the Hospice House in Baraboo. She was born February 5, 1947 to Stewart and Arlene (Holsaple) Hoege.She married James Beckius in June 1967. To this union, one son, Joseph James, was born.In her earlier years, Carol worked as a secretary in the Sauk County Courthouse for Dist......
Daniel L. Jesse
Date of Birth:April 27, 1957
Date of Death:December 11, 2019
Daniel L. Jesse, age 62, of Baraboo, passed away December 11, 2019 at his home in Baraboo. He was born in Baraboo, WI to parents Gordon and Ramona (Klemm) Jesse on April 27, 1957.He spent most of his career as a chef but spent the end of his career working at Ho Chunk as a money service operator. He loved spending time with his......
Kerry Elaine Enochs
Date of Birth:June 29, 1946
Date of Death:December 10, 2019
Kerry Elaine Enochs, age 73, of Baraboo (formerly of Lake Zurich, IL), passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019 at home. Kerry, daughter of Joseph and Kathryn (Barry) Enochs was born in Chicago on June 29, 1946. She lived in the Chicago area for many years prior to moving to Baraboo. Kerry worked as a file clerk for Bankers Life an......
Edna Mae (Burton) Louck
Date of Birth:June 29, 1928
Date of Death:December 05, 2019
Edna Mae (Burton) Louck, 91, of Baraboo, passed away on December 5th, 2019 at Our House in Wisconsin Dells. Edna was born in Portage on June 29th, 1928, to parents John and Hazel Burton.Edna married Lloyd Louck on November 19, 1948 and they had six children. She was an amazing wife and mother who enjoyed baking, cooking, sewing,......
Eugene `Zeke` Ramsey
Date of Birth:July 27, 1936
Date of Death:December 05, 2019
Eugene Zeke Ramsey, age 83, of Baraboo passed away Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019 at St. Marys Hospital with his family by his side. Eugene, son of Perry and Marcella (Weise) Ramsey was born July 27, 1936 in Baraboo. He was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1955. Zeke was united in marriage to Charlotte E. Curnow on June 4, 19......
James Neilson Frank
Date of Birth:March 12, 1947
Date of Death:November 30, 2019
James Neilson Frank, age 72, of Baraboo, passed away Saturday, November 30, 2019 at St. Clare Meadows with his family by his side. James, son of Reuben Walter and Mary Louise (Wiechers) Frank was born March 12, 1947 in Waukesha, Wisconsin. On July 14, 1973 he was united in marriage to Gail Ann Wilcox.Jim was always a car guy, af......
Thaya `Terri` Whitson
Date of Birth:October 28, 1933
Date of Death:November 27, 2019
Thaya Terri Whitson, age 86, died peacefully, with her family by her side, on Wednesday November 27, 2019 at Agrace HospiceCare in Fitchburg WI. Terri was born on October 28, 1933, in Chicago Il, the daughter of Alan and Rose (Bruketa) Hultgren.In her early years, she was known to her family as Ted. Even though she was born in C......
Bertha Fernstaedt
Date of Birth:February 16, 1929
Date of Death:November 27, 2019
Bertha M. Fernstaedt, age 90, of Baraboo, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 with her family by her side. Bertha, daughter of Guy and Emma Ruter was born Feb. 16, 1929 in Illinois. She was united in marriage to Glenn W. Fernstaedt on Jan. 17, 1948; he preceded in death on Aug. 10, 1999. Together Bertha and Glenn owned the I......
Peter Anthony Watling
Date of Birth:April 09, 1944
Date of Death:November 24, 2019
Peter Anthony Watling passed away on Sunday, November 24, 2019, aged 75, at his home in Baraboo, Wisconsin. He was born and raised in London, England. He married Mary Ellen Slowikowski in Chicago, Illinois in 1969 and immigrated to the United States in 1971, settling in St. Charles, Illinois, and later residing in Florida and Wi......
Albert George Zick
Date of Birth:July 10, 1923
Date of Death:November 24, 2019
Albert George Zick, 96, passed away peacefully in his rural North Freedom home on Sunday, November 24, 2019, with all his family present.Albert was born July 10, 1923 in the village of Denzer in the township of Honey Creek, Sauk County, Wisconsin. His parents were George Herman and Lydia Amanda (Klipstein) Zick, the proprietors ......
Michael A. `Mike` Haller
Date of Birth:May 20, 1933
Date of Death:November 21, 2019
Michael A. Mike Haller, age 86, of Baraboo, passed away on Thursday, November 21, 2019 at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo while on hospice care, surrounded by his family after a courageous battle with cancer. Michael, son of Joseph and Agnes (Beer) Haller was born May 20, 1933 in Plain. He enlisted in the US Army on June 9, 1953 a......
Virgil John Kasper
Date of Birth:March 28, 1932
Date of Death:November 14, 2019
Virgil Kasper died on Thursday, November 14, 2019, at home. He became aware of an acute stage four cancer in April 2019. Treatments were not effective, and Virgil elected to enter the in home hospice program August 1. Virgil state that My God and I have an agreement to enable me to Live as fully as possible to death. Mission has......
Marliese M. Christian
Date of Birth:November 19, 1932
Date of Death:November 05, 2019
Marliese M. Christian peacefully passed away on November 5, 2019 in the hands of God while in hospice care. Her loving family was by her side.Marliese was born on November 19, 1932 in Jebenhausen, Germany. She came to Davenport Iowa in 1956 where she met her husband of 59 years, John Christian. He preceded her in death in 2016.M......
Judith Ann Fahney
Date of Birth:October 21, 1944
Date of Death:November 09, 2019
Judith Ann Judy Fahney, age 75 of Baraboo, passed away peacefully Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Our House Assisted Living with her family by her side. Judith, daughter of Oscar and Amelia (Wiesner) Jung was born October 21, 1944. She was united in marriage to Gerald Jerry Fahney on November 3, 1973 at St. John of God in the Town......
Phillip Edward Pointon
Date of Birth:December 15, 1932
Date of Death:November 06, 2019
Phillip Edward Phil Pointon, age 86 of Baraboo, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center with his loving family by his side. Phillip, son of Ralph and Dorothy (Dorow) Pointon was born December 15, 1932 in Baraboo. He graduated from Baraboo High School, Class of 1951. On October 16, 1......
Kent Flodin
Date of Birth:September 11, 1946
Date of Death:October 24, 2019
Kent Flodin, PortageSmiling and laughing until his last moments with us, Kent Flodin passed away peacefully on October 24, 2019 in his home in Portage overlooking the Wisconsin river with his closest loved ones by his side. His passion for nature brought him much joy and the view of the river and the birds and wildlife he saw fr......
Vada I. Schwenkhoff
Date of Birth:July 07, 1923
Date of Death:October 31, 2019
Vada Ivaline Schwenkhoff passed away peacefully on Thursday, Oct. 31, 2019 at Our House in Reedsburg.Vada was born on July 7, 1923 to Ludwig and Elsie (Dieter) Zimmerman, one of 11 children.She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Orville, son, Ron; four sisters and three brothers.She is survived by her daughter, Lonni......
Dorothy Alice Will
Date of Birth:January 09, 1922
Date of Death:October 31, 2019
Dorothy Alice (Platt) Will, age 97 of Baraboo, died October 31, 2019. She was born on January 9, 1922 in Baraboo to Harold J. and Esther C. (Zimmerly) Platt and has been a resident of Baraboo most of her life.She was married to Arthur Will on February 22, 1941 at St. Johns Lutheran Church. Before retiring she worked for the City......
Cletus Hooks
Date of Birth:August 26, 1928
Date of Death:October 25, 2019
Cletus Hooks, age 91, of Baraboo passed away peacefully with family by his side on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Cletus, son of Bert and Harriett (Tindell) Hooks was born Aug. 26, 1928 in Platteville. Cletus enlisted and proudly served his country in the United States Army 4th Infantry. He was stationed......
Ronald “Ronnie” G. Matson
Date of Birth:August 23, 1938
Date of Death:October 25, 2019
Ronald Ronnie G. Matson, age 81 of Baraboo, passed away October 25, 2019 at his home. Ronnie was born August 23, 1938 to parents Oiva and Eleanor (Gray) Matson in Waukegan, IL.Ronnie met Doris Paukner and they have been married for 56 years. He worked for Waukegan school systems for 35 years. He enjoyed kayaking at Mirror Lake, ......
Elvira “Vera” Schlender, Baraboo
Date of Birth:September 13, 1947
Date of Death:October 24, 2019
Elvira Vera Schlender, age 72 of Baraboo passed away peacefully on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019 at home with family by her side. Vera, daughter of Ramon and Victoria (Calderon) Tafolla was born Sept. 13, 1947 in California. On March 7, 1970 she was united in marriage to Corby Schlender in San Bernardino, California. She worked for 15......
Ernst and JoAnn Steigerwald
Date of Birth:January 28, 1943
Date of Death:October 24, 2019
Ernst passed away peacefully at home with family by his side on Oct. 24, 2019; JoAnn passed away on Dec. 31, 2009 with her family by her side. Ernst was born Jan. 28, 1943 in Yugoslavia to Hans and Magdalena Steigerwald; JoAnn was born Sept. 5, 1946 in Missouri to Francis and Treva Linneman. On Feb. 14, 1976 they were united in ......
Edward Raymond Fry
Date of Birth:July 05, 1944
Date of Death:October 22, 2019
Edward Raymond Fry, age 75, of Baraboo, died Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019 at UW-Hospital in Madison. Edward, son of Earl and Evelyn (Moore) Fry was born July 5, 1944. On Feb. 22, 1964 he was united in marriage to Ellen Ninneman. Edward worked at gas stations including Berning Motors, Badger Powder Plant (Olin Corporation) for 20 years......
Andrew `Andy` Luther
Date of Birth:August 02, 1962
Date of Death:October 22, 2019
Andrew Andy J. Luther, 57, of Baraboo, passed away on Oct. 22, 2019, at Agrace Hospice in Fitchburg, WI.Andy was born to Fred and Judy (Melby) Luther on Aug. 2, 1962, in Baraboo. He graduated from St. Josephs Catholic School in Baraboo. He was a member of the Baraboo High School Class of 1980. He attended UW-Baraboo before trans......
William `Bill` Rau
Date of Birth:April 05, 1956
Date of Death:October 12, 2019
William Bill Rau, 63 of Baraboo, passed away Saturday October 12, 2019 in Meriter Hospital in Madison.Bill was born in Baraboo on April 5, 1956 to parents LeRoy and Dawn (Schultz) Rau. On June 19, 2004 he was united in marriage to April Dawn Adkins. Bill worked at Badger Ammunition Plant in Baraboo, Perry Printing, and did maint......
Mark A. Astle
Date of Birth:August 19, 1961
Date of Death:October 16, 2019
Mark Astle, age 58 of Baraboo, passed away on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at St. Marys Hospital due to recent health complications. Mark, son of Neal and Patricia (Newell) Astle was born Aug. 19, 1961 in Baraboo. He was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1979. Shortly after high school Mark enlisted in the US Army and p......
Eran B. McCormick
Date of Birth:October 21, 1969
Date of Death:October 01, 2019
NORTH FREEDOM, -- Eran McCormick, 49, died in his sleep October 1, 2019 at his home in Baraboo. Eran was born on October 21, 1969 to Terrence and Barbara (Rowe) McCormick in Framingham, Massachusetts.Eran was an active outdoorsman with a special love of trees and forest. He was a proud member of the International Society of Arbo......
Evelyn Lula (Haskins) Young
Date of Birth:July 20, 1931
Date of Death:October 07, 2019
Evelyn Lula (Haskins) Young age 88 of Baraboo, passed away on Monday October 7th, 2019 at UW Hospital, Madison.Evelyn was born in Baraboo on July 20, 1931, to parents Boyd and Frances (Wilke) Haskins. On January 8, 2000 she was united in marriage to Duaine Leland Young in Baraboo. She was a proud homemaker, but also worked as a ......
James `Jim` Standiford
Date of Birth:March 03, 1931
Date of Death:October 04, 2019
James F. Jim Standiford, age 88, of Baraboo, passed away Friday, Oct. 4, 2019 at St. Clare Meadows with family by his side. James, son of Luther and Tina Standiford was born March 3, 1931. He was drafted into the US Army on Jan. 10, 1952 and proudly served until his honorable discharge on Dec. 21, 1953. On June 20, 1959 he was u......
Selma Lorraine Ruda
Date of Birth:July 25, 1924
Date of Death:October 03, 2019
Selma Lorraine (Emery) Ruda, 95, of Baraboo, WI, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019 at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo, WI.Selma was born July 25, 1924 in Sauk County, WI, the daughter of George and Martha (Schrofer) Emery. She married Walter M. Ruda on Sept. 4, 1942, at Christ Lutheran Church, Greenfield Township. They farmed ......
Ronald G. Wiatrok
Date of Birth:February 01, 1946
Date of Death:October 01, 2019
Ronald G. Wiatrok, 73, of Baraboo, WI passed away on Tuesday October 1, 2019 at St. Clare Meadows, surrounded by the love of his family. He was born on February 1, 1946 to George and Kathryn (Webster) Wiatrok of Baraboo. He married Ann (Sprecher) Jensen on February 20, 1971 and the marriage was blessed with four children.Ron too......
Dulcea M. Gosewehr
Date of Birth:November 17, 1951
Date of Death:September 24, 2019
Dulcea M. (Smith) Gosewehr, age 67, passed away on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo. Her 17-year battle with excruciating pain, discomfort and disability has ended.Her bright indomitable spirit and enthusiasm, her hearty contagious laugh, and her bottomless reservoir of "fight" was finally defeated by......
Christopher John Lytle
Date of Birth:June 07, 1982
Date of Death:September 22, 2019
Christopher John Lytle, age 37, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019. Christopher, son of John and Susan (Jahn) Lytle was born June 7, 1982 at Fort Campbell, Kentucky. He was a graduate of Portage High School, Class of 2000. Christopher proudly served in the US Army from 2001 to 2005 and did 1 tour in Iraq. His passion was live......
Justin R. Severson
Date of Birth:October 08, 1982
Date of Death:September 23, 2019
Justin R. Severson, age 36, passed away Monday, Sept. 23, 2019 after a tragic accident. Justin, son of Randy and Kerri (Goodwin) Severson was born Oct. 8, 1982 in Madison. He was a 2001 graduate of Mt. Horeb High School. On Aug. 27, 2011 he was united in marriage to Jennifer Steele in Baraboo. Justin had his own construction com......
Richard Christian
Date of Birth:November 23, 1944
Date of Death:September 19, 2019
Richard Dick Christian, age 74, of Baraboo passed away on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019 at home with family by his side. Richard, son of Oliver and Ione (Creasey) Christian was born Nov. 23, 1944. On Nov. 21, 1966 he enlisted in the US Army and proudly served as a mechanic until his honorable discharge on Nov. 1, 1969. Upon his retur......
Ruth E. Falk
Date of Birth:April 04, 1929
Date of Death:September 06, 2019
Ruth Emma Falk, age 90, of Baraboo passed away on Friday, Sept. 6, 2019 at Our House Assisted Living. Ruth, daughter of Paul and Martha (Dorow) Schroeder was born April 4, 1929 in Greenfield Township. Ruth was a graduate of Baraboo High School. On Sept. 25, 1948 she married Bill Falk; he preceded her in death on May 26, 1973. Af......
Joyce Eastman
Date of Birth:October 26, 1929
Date of Death:September 02, 2019
Joyce E. Eastman, age 89, of Baraboo joined her heavenly father and her husband on Monday, Sept. 2, 2019 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Joyce, daughter of Kenneth and Laura Williams was born Oct. 26, 1929. She graduated from Baraboo High School in 1947. She met her husband of 56 years at dances, fell in love and married Leo E......
Judith A. Utzinger
Date of Birth:July 21, 1942
Date of Death:July 27, 2019
Judith A. Utzinger, 77, passed away on Saturday, July 27, 2019 surrounded by family in the peace of her Baraboo home. When diagnosed with cancer ten months ago, she chose the motto Forward and continued to demonstrate the kindness, appreciation and love she was known for until she passed on the evening of her 56th wedding annive......
Joyce Eastman
Date of Birth:October 26, 1929
Date of Death:September 02, 2019
Joyce E. Eastman, age 89, of Baraboo joined her heavenly father on Monday, Sept. 2, 2019 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Joyce, daughter of Kenneth and Laura Williams was born Oct. 26, 1929. She graduated from Baraboo High School in 1947. She met her husband of 56 years at dances, fell in love and married Leo Eastman on Sept. ......
Marian Schreiber
Date of Birth:April 15, 1929
Date of Death:August 26, 2019
Marian passed away August 26. She was born April 15, 1929 to Harry and Nettie Ruth (Hart) Hanson in Baraboo, WI. Marian was proud to grow up in Baraboo's Third Ward and attend the Third Ward School. While in high school, Marian met William Schreiber, a World War II veteran who was taking post-graduate scien......
Craig Michael Dittrich
Date of Birth:October 10, 1949
Date of Death:August 26, 2019
Craig Michael Dittrich, age 69 of Baraboo passed away Monday, August 26, 2019 at home with his wife and dog, Bama by his side. Craig, son of Kenneth and Shir Lee (Iverson) Dittrich was born Oct. 10, 1949 in Oak Park, Illinois. After High School he served in the US Army as a paratrooper. Craig met Elaine Senger on a blind date; u......
Carmen Joan Janecek
Date of Birth:March 04, 1938
Date of Death:August 26, 2019
Carmen Joan Janecek, age 81 of McFarland died Monday, Aug. 26, 2019. Carmen, daughter of Alva and Elsie (Katcinska) Decker was born March 4, 1938. She was united in marriage to Glenn S. Stevens. He preceded her in death on Sept. 18, 1977. She was then united in marriage to Arnold Janecek. He preceded her in death Feb. 12, 2016. ......
Dora Ann Puckett
Dora Ann Puckett, age 69 of Baraboo, passed away peacefully August 19, 2019 at home. Dora was born August 25th, 1949 to Raymond and Doris Starkey. She was married to George Raymond Puckett Sr. "Butch". They united in marriage on December 25th, 1982. They were married for 36 years. She enjoyed her grandkids and her great grandkid......
June Ann “Junie” Phippen
June Ann "Junie" Phippen died peacefully in her sleep on August 16, 2019, at the age of 67, while at camp; a place she loved.June was born July 23, 1952. She was the youngest of Emmett and Margaret Phippen's eight children. Despite her many physical disabilities, she was a happy person that brought smiles to many of the people w......
Sharon “Punky” Dombroski
Sharon "Punky" Dombroski, age 77 of Baraboo, passed away on Thursday, August 15, 2019 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Sharon, daughter of Fredrick and Gladys (Repka) Putz was born March 9, 1942. She was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1960. Punky worked for Schwartz Insurance for almost 50 years until her retiremen......
LaDorna “Dorny” (Jones) Hill
LaDorna "Dorny" (Jones) Hill, age 94 of Baraboo, passed away Saturday, June 1, 2019 at St. Clare Hospital. She was born above the Centerville Creamery in the town of Trempealeau, Wisconsin, near the Mississippi River on the 19th of September, 1924 to Jess and Mildred (Mills) Jones. Her father was the creamery butter maker and ma......
Gary Evan Dorow
Gary Evan Dorow, age 73 of Baraboo, passed away peacefully Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at Columbia County Health Care Center. Gary, son of Clarence and Unetta (Licht) Dorow was born March 30, 1946 in Reedsburg. He attended and graduated from Darlington High School. Gary enlisted in the US Marine Corps on September 17, 1965. He rece......
Judith Ann Reinfeldt
Judith Ann Reinfeldt age 79, of Baraboo, passed away on Saturday, August 10, 2019 at SSM Hospice House.Judy was born on November 6, 1939 to Alexander and Ella (Zimke) Baumgarten. She united in marriage to Wayne Wright on December 12, 1956; he preceded her in death. On September 19, 1970 she was united in marriage to Charles Rein......
Sally Vertein
Sally Vertein, age 70, of Reedsburg, passed away Thursday, August 1, 2019 at home with her family by her side. Sally, daughter of Paul and Betty Lou (Breece) Synoground was born March 23, 1949 in Kansas City, Kansas. She was united in marriage to Robbie Vertein on Oct. 26, 1996. Sally was a member of St. Pauls Lutheran Church in......
Robert “Bob“ Weiland
Robert Bob Weiland, age 78 of Baraboo, passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at home with family by his side. Robert, son of Ralph and Faye (Edwards) Weiland was born Dec. 26, 1940. On Feb. 26, 1984 he was united in marriage to Mary G. Schyvinch; she preceded him in death on April 15, 2018. Bob was employed by Seneca Foods for ma......
Carolyn Agnes (nee Anchor) Moon
Carolyn Agnes (nee Anchor) Moon, age 73, passed away after a long and courageous battle with cancer, on Monday, July 29, 2019. Carolyn was born in Baraboo, WI on October 23, 1945, to Stacy and Agnes Anchor.Carolyn graduated from Wisconsin Dells High School in 1964. She went on to attend the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point ......
Michael “Mike” Cone
Michael "Mike" John Cone passed away at the age of 64, Monday, July 22, 2019 from a brief battle with cancer. Mike was born in Baraboo on Christmas Day, 1954, the son of John Norton and Barbara Jean (Ameigh) Cone. He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church and graduated from Baraboo High School. After graduation, he joined th......
Robert "Bob" Mitchell McGonigle, 65, of Baraboo, died unexpectedly Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at his residence.Bob, son of Gene and Myra McGonigle, was born March 31, 1954. Bob graduated from Baraboo High School and went on to attend University of LaCrosse.He had a passion for cooking and entertaining people. Bob worked many years a......
Kendra L. Lipska
Kendra (Getschman) Lipska, age 60 of Baraboo, WI, passed unexpectedly on July 14, 2019, at home. Kendra is survived by her husband, Wayne; children, Michele (TJ) Esser and Courtney (Steven) Dingfelder; grandchildren, Bryce and Alexis Esser and Roman and Zoey Dingfelder; father, James Getschman; sister, Brenda (John) Brokish; alo......
Clarence "Fritz" A. Frank
Clarence "Fritz" Arthur Frank, age 84, died on July 13, 2019. Clarence was born on October 22, 1934, in Beaver Dam, WI. He was a graduate of the Fox Lake High School, Class of 1952, where he played baseball and football. He joined the US Naval Reserves in 1951 and enlisted in the US Army in 1954. He married Sally Lou Chester on ......
Doris Buelow
Doris (Kunce) Buelow, age 88 of Baraboo, passed away on July 5, 2019 at the Sauk County Health Care Center in Reedsburg, WI. Doris was born on September 6, 1930 in Baraboo, WI to parents Eugene and Mildred (Waddell) Kunce. She graduated from Baraboo High School on June 3, 1948.During her lifetime Doris worked at Swanson's Grocer......
Harlan E. Buelow
Harlan E. Buelow, age 80 of Baraboo passed away Friday, June 21, 2019. Harlan, son of Harley and Reva (Hanger) Buelow was born May 2, 1939. He was drafted into the US Army on Jan. 23, 1962 and was honorably discharged on Feb. 3, 1964 after serving in Germany. He married Brenda Marshall, in that union two daughters were born; Hol......
Harold L. Meyer
Harold L. Meyer, age 75 of Baraboo, passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2019. He was born August 19, 1943 to Henry G. and Louise (Heintz) Meyer in North Freedom. He lived in rural Sauk County during his childhood years attending country schools and graduated from Baraboo High School in 1962.He married Kathryn Gilbertson, his high sc......
Warren W. Sturdevant
Warren Walter Sturdevant, 63, of Baraboo, passed away at his Baraboo home on Saturday, April 6, 2019 of cardiac arrest.Warren was born September 5, 1955 and was the son of Pat and Delores Sturdevant.He was an active outdoorsman and enjoyed life the most when there was sun on his face, a fish on his line, and a deer in his sights......
Audrey Eleanor Smith Clement Hein
Audrey Eleanor Smith Clement Hein, age 83 of Baraboo, passed away with family by her side on Thursday, June 27, 2019 at Oak Park Place. Audrey, daughter of Milton and Ardyth (Jones) Smith, was born on their family farm on August 1, 1935 in Liberty Township. She graduated in 1953 from Union Free High School in Fennimore. Later, s......
Judith A. Utzinger
Judith A. Utzinger, 77, passed away on Saturday, July 27, 2019 surrounded by family in the peace of her Baraboo home. When diagnosed with cancer ten months ago, she chose the motto "Forward" and continued to demonstrate the kindness, appreciation and love she was known for until she passed on the evening of her 56th wedding anni......
Robert "Bob" Steven Bobrowicz
Robert "Bob" Steven Bobrowicz, passed away into God's loving arms, on Tuesday June 18, 2019, Baraboo, Wisconsin at the age of 79. Robert, who was proud of his Ukrainian heritage, was born on Nov 9, 1939 in Chicago to Joseph Bobrowicz and Amelia (Panasuik) Bobrowicz Zelechivsky. He married Judith Kempen in 1963 and later moved to......
Adeline Trachsler
Adeline Trachsler of Baraboo, born 91 years ago in Melvina, WI, went to her heavenly home on June 18, 2019. Her parents were Lloyd and Nora and she was a graduate of Baraboo High School.She married Verne Trachsler in 1947. They farmed in the Baraboo area for over 70 years. Adeline and Verne also worked at the Ray O'Vac battery f......
John Nall
John L. Nall, 61, of Baraboo, passed away peacefully on June 13, 2019. John was born November 16, 1957, to Lloyd and Shirley Nall. John had a true love for life. He enjoyed fishing, bowling, golf, and watching Packer and Badger football games.He is survived by his daughter, Alicia (Sean) Kennedy of Madison; son, Randall of La Cr......
Patrick Morton Coleman
Patrick Morton Coleman, age 76 of Baraboo, passed away on June 6, 2019 at St. Clare Hospital. He was born November 16, 1942 to parents John and Hazel (Higley) Coleman in Illinois.On May 30, 1963 Patrick married Roberta Gartner at St. Anne's Catholic Church in Warren, IL. He worked for R. E. Cox Construction in Lena, IL for 42 ye......
Marilynn Maxine (Brainerd) Simonds
Marilynn Maxine (Brainerd) Simonds, age 96 of Baraboo, passed away on Thursday, June 6, 2019, at her home.Max- as she was known to everyone, was born in Ladysmith, Wisconsin on May 9, 1923 to parents Stanley and Inez (LeHew) Brainerd. The Brainerd family moved to Baraboo before WWII, where her father was one of the first employe......
Audrey Lamb (Mrs. Arthur W.) Christofersen
Audrey Lamb (Mrs. Arthur W.) Christofersen, of Baraboo, age 93, died on Tuesday, June 4 at St. Clare Meadows where she had been a patient for the last month. She was born October 28, 1925 in Auburn, Maine, daughter to Cecil and Winnifred Lamb.She graduated from Edward Little High School in Auburn, Maine, and received a MusEd deg......
Ruth Lorraine (Hewitt) Hein Hillebold
Ruth Lorraine (Hewitt) Hein Hillebold, age 92 of Baraboo, passed away on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Ruth was born in Baraboo, on November 8, 1926 to parents Fred and Fanny (Smith) Hewitt. She attended Baraboo High School, and then worked in the Sauk Prairie School District for 25 years and at St. Cla......
LaDorna "Dorny" (Jones) Hill
LaDorna "Dorny" (Jones) Hill, age 94 of Baraboo, passed away Saturday, June 1, 2019 at St. Clare Hospital. She was born above the Centerville Creamery in the town of Trempealeau, Wisconsin, near the Mississippi River on the 19th of September, 1924 to Jess and Mildred (Mills) Jones. Her father was the creamery butter maker and ma......
Howard Verne Barden
Howard Verne Barden, age 84, of Sauk City was born August 7, 1934. He was the son of Reginald and Elsie (Albee) Barden, passed away May 30, 2019 following fifteen years living with Parkinson's Disease. He was the youngest of eleven children: Maurice, Dorothy, Thelma, Ralph, Ron, Myrna, Ruth, Maxine, Stuart and Donna.On March 24,......
LaVerna M. Hackett
LaVerna M. Hackett, age 101 of Baraboo, passed away Sunday, May 26, 2019 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. LaVerna, daughter of Ira and Jessie (Davis) Keith was born April 9, 1918 in Reedsburg. She was a graduate of Baraboo High School. LaVerna was a laboratory technician for the Badger Ordnance as well as a clerk at Fletcher's ......
Reverend Gaylor F. Nelson (DC)
Gaylor F. Nelson, of Baraboo, was born on September 2, 1950 To Macy and Irene Nelson in Joy, IL. He died peacefully on May 26, 2019 at UW-Madison Hospital at the age of 68.Gaylor began life in rural Illinois. During his formative years he learned a love of all things in God's nature. He became an avid fisherman, hunter and began......
Caroline Ruth (Schult) Peetz
Caroline Ruth (Schult) Peetz, Reedsburg, passed away peacefully on May 27, 2019 at the age of 92. She was born on July 6, 1926. She married Donald William Peetz at the Caledonia Presbyterian Church at Portage, WI on December 16, 1944. They had 3 daughters; Donna (Roosevelt) Harden of Reedsburg, WI, Rita (Leslie) Forstner of Bili......
Kevin Lee Moll
Kevin L. Moll of Baraboo passed away May 16, 2019 at the age of 65. He was born in Milwaukee August 31, 1953 to Dean and Lorna Moll. He graduated from UW-Stevens Point and later earned a Masters Degree in Studio Arts from UW-Madison. During his college years Kevin worked at Chileda Institute for Educational Development in Steven......
Dona Rae (Lobenstein) Smith
Dona Rae (Lobenstein) Smith, 76 of Baraboo, passed away Tuesday May 14, 2019 at the UW Hospital in Madison after a long battle with cancer.Dona was born in Mauston, WI on September 19, 1942 to parents Raymond Lobenstein and Marie Gregor. On May 21, 1960 she married the love of her life, Roy Smith in Mauston, WI.She had several j......
Joseph Merle Alt
Joseph Merle Alt, of Baraboo, was born on July 22, 1935 in a log cabin on a farm in Sauk County Wisconsin to Joseph (Sep) and Edith (Phettyplace) Alt; he passed suddenly on May 14, 2019 at the age of 83.In the beginning of his first grade, it was decided by his parents to use Merle, his middle name, as his primary name. Merle gr......
Jean E. (Sizer) Caldwell
Jean E. (Sizer) Caldwell, 88, better known as "Grandma Jean", passed away Tuesday, May 7, 2019, at home surrounded by loving family.Jean was born June 27, 1930, to Leslie and Amanda Sizer in Milwaukee, WI. After attending Washington High School, Jean furthered her education at Carroll College University in Waukesha, graduating w......
Earl F. Petzke
Earl Frederick Petzke of DeForest and formerly of Baraboo, age 87, passed away peacefully on May 9, 2019, at Agrace Hospice Center in Fitchburg of ALS and complications from influenza. Earl was born on April 10, 1932, in North Freedom; the oldest of 10 children of the late Frederick and Anna Petzke. He attended Valley Grade Scho......
Archie Royal Kirchstein Jr.
Archie Royal Kirchstein Jr. , 89, of Merrimac, WI passed on April 30, 2019 at Sauk Prairie Healthcare Center. He was born March 14, 1930 in Merrimac, WI to parents Archie Kirchstein Sr. and Viola (Parks) Kirchstein.On September 22, 1950 he married the love of his life Wilma Maria Daege, and they had three children.Archie was a p......
Kenneth A. Bochler
Kenneth "Ken" Bochler, 82, of Baraboo passed away on Thursday, April 25, 2019 at Agrace Hospice in Fitchburg, WI. Kenneth, son of Wolfgang and Margaret Ovida (nee Sauey) Bochler was born January 28, 1937 in Catawba, Wisconsin. On April 27, 1957 he was united in marriage to Lenora Anne Brooks at St. John's Lutheran Church in Bara......
Betty Jane Phoenix
Betty Jane Phoenix, age 94, of Baraboo died Sunday, April 14, 2019 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center in Baraboo. Betty, daughter of Alice and Nelson Gauthier was born August 15, 1924 in Preble, WI (Brown County). She was united in marriage to Carroll Phoenix on Sept. 7, 1973 in Milwaukee, WI until his passing in 2007. Betty worke......
Daniel "Dan" Dix
Daniel Bonner Dix, of Des Plaines, IL, passed away peacefully, in his home surrounded by family on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at the age of 64.He was born on October 15, 1954 in Illinois the first born to David and Doris Dix. He grew up on his family's farm in Baraboo, WI. He graduated from Baraboo High School in 1972 and the Unive......
Mabel A. Fisk
Mabel Annette Fisk, age 75 of Baraboo, passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2019. Mabel, the oldest daughter of the late Reverend Kenneth E. and Alma J. Fisk, was born in Chicago, Illinois, December 1, 1943. At the age of five, the family moved to Cushing, Wisconsin, where her father pioneered a church. In 1954, the family moved to ......
Alton "Bud" Cady
Alton "Bud" Cady, 92 of Baraboo, passed away on April 17, 2019 at Our House Assisted Living in Baraboo with his family by his side.Bud was born in Baraboo on June 21, 1926, the only child of Alton Cady, Sr. and Augusta Puttkamer Cady. Bud lived in Baraboo his entire life and wouldn't have wanted it any other way. He graduated fr......
Mildred Marian Higgins
Mildred Marian Higgins went to join her Wendal in heaven on May 20, 2019. She was born in Plain, WI, to Herman and Louisa (Laubmeier) Luther on July 3, 1925, and she was the second oldest of 14 children.She married Wendal, the love of her life, on April 28, 1945 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Baraboo, WI. She had a long and il......
Margaret A. (Meyer) Jensen
Margaret A. Jensen, of Baraboo entered Heaven's gates on May 24, 2019 at the age of 95. She was born in Hill Point, WI on September 16, 1923. On April 8, 1945, Margaret married the love of her life Robert Jensen. They spent the first two years of marriage in Milwaukee and later moved to Baraboo where they spent the remainder of ......
Dean Allen Dolan
Dean Allen Dolan, age 81 of Baraboo passed away on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at St. Clare Hospital. Dean, known to many as Allen was born Jan. 10, 1938 in Viola to Dean and Helen (Thayer) Dolan. He graduated from Baraboo High School, Class of 1957. Allen enlisted in the National Guard and proudly served 8 years until his honorable......
Kathleen C. Mason
Kathleen C. Mason, of Baraboo, passed away peacefully at Agrace Hospice Care in Fitchburg on May 18, 2019 at the age of 93. She was born in 1925 in Burlington, Iowa, the daughter of the late Gustave and Bertha (Senn) Krasuski. She married the love of her life, LeRoy Mason from Burlington, IA in 1944 at St. John the Baptist Churc......
Dale William Butler
Dale William Butler age 78, of Baraboo, passed away peacefully at home on Saturday April 13, 2019, after a courageous battle with cancer and a brief illness.Dale was the second son of Roy "Pete" and Marie (Balsley) Butler, born on Friday the 13th of December 1940, in Baraboo, WI.Dale married Lillian "Kay" Pickett on October 24, ......
Peter Murray
Peter Tom Murray, age 77 of Baraboo, died unexpectedly at his home on Friday, April 12, 2019. He was born in St. Paul, Minnesota and grew up in Green Bay, Wisconsin. He graduated from Carleton College and the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. He met his wife, Mary Ellen, when he was a patient at the M......
John Wayne Ferch
John Wayne Ferch, 70, passed away at 6:05 A.M, Monday, April 8, 2019 at the William S. Middleton Memorial Veteran's Hospital, Community Living Center, Madison, WI. He was born to DuWayne and Marion Strehlow Ferch.John graduated from Rosendale High School class 1967. He worked for Alliance Laundry Speed Queen for 44 yrs. He is a ......
Richard S. Jenks
Richard S. Jenks, of Baraboo, passed away surrounded by his family, on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at SSM Hospice House, at the age of 89. Richard was born on January 26, 1930 in Baraboo to Walter T. and Anne (Hadfield) Jenks. He attended Baraboo schools and graduated from Baraboo Sr. High School in 1947.He then attended University......
Kenneth J. Wilcox
Kenneth J. Wilcox, age 72, of Friendship, WI, passed away on Tuesday May 7, 2019 at Mile Bluff Medical Center in Mauston, WI, after a brief illness. Ken was born March 30, 1947 to Jennie (King) and Harry Wilcox.Ken lived and worked for many years in Baraboo, WI, where he was joined in marriage to Linda Rosenbaum. They enjoyed ma......
Landon E. Bernier
Landon E. Bernier, age 24 of Fargo, North Dakota passed away while en route to Baraboo, Wisconsin. Landon, son of Tammy Dease and Raymond "Ray" Bernier was born Aug. 19, 1994 in Fargo. He attended South High School in Fargo. Landon enjoyed playing sports, especially soccer. His new found passion was tattooing.Survivors include h......
Janette R. "Jan" Accola
Janette R. "Jan" Accola, age 87 of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, March 31, 2019. Janette, daughter of Walter and Laura (Nicolai) Accola was born June 23, 1931. She was a graduate of Baraboo High School. Throughout her working career, Jan known as "Jimmy" to fellow co-workers was employed in the banking industry in the Madison a......
Harold A. Dallmann
Harold Arthur Dallmann, age 98 of North Freedom, passed away Friday, March 22, 2019. He was an advocate for farming through the Farm Bureau, Pork Producers and other agricultural associations. He served on the Board for the town of Freedom and as Chairman for a total of 26 years of service. He owned a family farm in North Freedo......
Lawrence "Larry" Volz
Lawrence "Larry" Volz, age 91 of the Town of Delton passed away Thursday, March 21, 2019 at St. Mary's Hospital in Madison. Lawrence, son of Ernest and Hattie (Cridelich) Volz was born Jan. 16, 1928. On Oct. 22, 1949 he was united in marriage to Arlene Capener; she preceded him in death on Nov. 9, 2009. Larry was a farmer most o......
Alice Adeline Bailey
Alice A. Bailey, age 92 of Baraboo passed away on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at Edgerton Care Center. Alice, daughter of John "Jack" and Elizabeth O'Hardy was born in Madison on December 23, 1926. She married Harold R. Bailey in 1945. She was always a devout Catholic. Her career included working at Oscar Mayer and being an early d......
Dorothy Koch
Dorothy Koch, age 93 of Baraboo passed away Thursday, March 7, 2019 at Oak Park Place. Dorothy, daughter of Eugene and Nellie (Harris) Dalton was born Oct. 20, 1925 in Milwaukee. She was united in marriage to Willard Koch in Montello on April 27, 1946. She was employed as a Supervisor by Briggs and Stratton for over 30 years. In......
Helen J. Young
Helen J. Young, age 82 of Baraboo passed away Friday, March 15, 2019 at home with family by her side. Helen daughter of Albert and Bernadette Amyotte was born June 4, 1936 in Blind River, Ontario, Canada. On Sept. 10, 1955 she was united in marriage to Robert Young in Kentucky. Helen and her husband owned Young's Doodle Dandy an......
Ronald G. Federman
Ronald "Ron" G. Federman, age 90 of Baraboo, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at Wisconsin Veterans Home in King, Wisconsin. We would like to thank all those who took care of Ron while there.Ron, the son of the late Herman and Agnes (Gall) Federman was born on December 22, 1928 in Baraboo. His father passed away when Ron was ......
William J. Hamshire
William John Hamshire of Baraboo, formerly of Platteville and Waterloo, age 78 passed away on Monday, March 11, 2019 at Oak Park Place. William, son of William V. and Verona M. (Baker) Hamshire was born March 6, 1941 in Watertown. He attended St. Joseph's Grade School, Waterloo High School and was a graduate of UW-Stevens Point ......
Stanley Wayne Jones
Stanley Wayne Jones of Baraboo, Wisconsin was born on June 21, 1953 in Holly Springs, Mississippi. Stan as he was known was 65 years old and passed away on Saturday, March 9, 2019.Stan was talented in sports, music and academics. He excelled at them all but music was one of his passions and was able to master the trombone and tr......
Lucille (nee Larsen) Kuntz
Lucille Larsen Kuntz of Baraboo, passed away peacefully on Thursday March 7, 2019 at 4:15 a.m. at Oak Park Place at the age of 92.She was born April 24, 1926 near Shell Lake, Wisconsin in Washburn County and was the eldest child born to Laura (Wolkow) and Howard Larsen.When Lucille as twelve years of age the family moved to the ......
Jim Marenda
Jim Marenda, of Waupaca, formerly of Baraboo, passed away unexpectedly after complications from surgery on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at the age of 80. Jim was born in LaSalle, IL. He graduated from St. Bede Academy and attended Marquette University. He served in the US Army, and married the love of his life, Marlyn Edwards, in 1968.......
Harold Hein
Harold Hein, age 88 of Baraboo, passed away with family by his side on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at St. Clare Hospital. Harold, son of Robert and Myrtle (Hagemiester) Hein was born Nov. 29, 1930 in Baraboo. Harold proudly served his country in the US Army during the Korean War. He was united in marriage to Janet M. (Stefik) Hein......
Robert Sauey
Robert Sauey, age 82, of Baraboo passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at Maplewood Nursing Home in Sauk City. Robert had three nicknames: Cecil, Governor and Chief. He will be missed by a lot of friends who respected Robert and Robert enjoyed talking with. Robert was born Sept. 12, 1936 to Ole and Matilda Sauey. On J......
William J. Cash
William J. Cash, age 83, of Baraboo, WI, passed away on February 26, 2019 at St. Clare Meadows. He was born December 20, 1935 to the late William and Ruby (Paddock) Cash. He attended St Joseph's School for 8 years, and graduated in 1954 from Baraboo High School. He worked for the Wisconsin Telephone Company for 35 years, and is ......
Ronald Erwin Persche
On the bright morning of February 24th 2019, with the frost-coated oaks of his beloved Freedom Woods waving their branches in a strong west wind beneath wild fleeting clouds, Ron Persche climbed on his tractor and rode it out of this world. Ronald Erwin Persche was born on August 1, 1938 in Chicago, Illinois to Erwin and Catheri......
Nora Hendricks
Nora Hendricks, age 88, of Baraboo, passed away Monday, Feb. 25, 2019 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. She was born June 22, 1930 in Black River Falls.She was preceded in death by her husband, William; parents, Frank and Laura Mitzlaff; daughters, Carol Martz, Dorothy Hendricks, Shirley Hendricks, Nancy Glebke and Joyce Kolpane......
Anna M. Stieve
Anna Margaret Stieve, 94 of Baraboo, passed away on February 20, 2019 at Maplewood Nursing Home.She is survived by her son, Donald Stieve, Jr. and daughter, Carol Stieve; 3 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. Anna is also survived by her special nephew, Ronald (Dixie) Marquardt. She was preceded in death by her husband, Don......
John Robert Marquardt
John Robert Marquardt, age 69 of Baraboo, passed away at home on Wednesday, February 20, 2019. John, son of Melvin and Mildred (Dunn) Marquardt was born November 27, 1949. He graduated from Baraboo High School, class of 1968. John proudly enlisted in the US Navy but received an honorable medical discharge shortly thereafter. On ......
David L. Deppe
David L. Deppe, age 80, of Baraboo passed away unexpectedly after a brief illness at home on Monday, February 18, 2019. David, son of Wilbur W. and Helen (Lewis) Deppe was born May 18, 1938 in Baraboo. He attended the Baraboo Schools and graduated with the class of 1957. David enlisted in the Air National Guard and proudly serve......
Shari (Hommel) McKee
Shari (Hommel) McKee, age 87, of Baraboo, passed away at St. Clare Meadows on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 with her children at her side, following a brief illness. Shari was born in La Crosse on November 14th, 1931, the daughter of Mason and Irene Werner. Shari grew up and attended school in Black River Falls WI. She attended Stephen......
June Paukstat-Muchow
A Funeral Service for June Paukstat-Muchow will be held on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 at 11 a.m. at St. John's Lutheran Church in Rock Springs with Pastor David Karow officiating. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of service at the church. Burial will be held on Friday, Feb. 15, 2019 at 11 a.m. at Sunset Memory Ga......
Doris Jane (McAllister) Blount
Doris Jane (McAllister) Blount, age 94 of Baraboo passed away Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019 at Agrace Hospice in Fitchburg with her family by her side. Doris, daughter of Edward and Helen (Ruggles) Cook was born Aug. 30, 1924 in Chicago. She was united in marriage to Thomas H. Blount on July 3, 1977 at Westminster Presbyterian Church ......
Karen Beardsley
Karen Beardsley, age 71, of Fairfield passed away Monday, Feb. 4, 2019 at St. Clare Hospital with her husband by her side. Karen, daughter of James and Genevieve (Ramsey) Girling was born Oct. 21, 1947 in Reedsburg. She was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1965. She was united in marriage to Evan Burmester; he precede......
Elizabeth "Betty" Jones
Elizabeth "Betty" Marie Jones, nee McGaver, age 93, of Baraboo, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 25, 2019 at Meadow Ridge Assisted Living Facility in Baraboo, Wisconsin.Betty was born on December 21, 1925 in Fairchild, Wisconsin, to Joseph and Myrtle McGaver. Growing up on the family farm, Betty learned the lessons of h......
Robert Ernest Giebel
Robert Ernest Giebel, Sr. of Baraboo, WI, died at the age of 89 on Saturday, January 26, 2019.Robert was born on July 6, 1929, to Ernest and Bertha (Linnell) Giebel. He attended Baraboo High School. He farmed with his sons in Wisconsin Dells from 1954 until he retired in 2014. Robert also owned and operated several milk routes o......
Francis "Tuff" Gonzagowski
Francis "Tuff" Gonzagowski, BarabooFrancis "Tuff" Gonzagowski, age 84 of Baraboo, died on Monday, Jan. 21, 2019 due to a car accident. Francis, son of Frank and Lottie (James) Gonzagowski was born Aug. 22, 1934 in Baraboo. He was a graduate of Baraboo High School. He proudly served in the United States Air Force from 1952 until ......
Herbert (Herb) Van Driel
Like many clowns before me, I have moved on to the great Big Top in the sky. I concluded a long and happy life on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019 when I peacefully passed away from congestive heart failure following a two-day stay at the Hospice House in Baraboo, Wisconsin. Like my favorite jockey, Earlie Fires, I raced this horse acros......
Caroline Mildred Nolden
Caroline Mildred (Cecka) Nolden, age 97, of Baraboo, WI passed away Friday January 18, 2019 at St. Clare Meadows. Caroline was born in Thorp, WI on August 27, 1921 to parents Edward and Mary (Kotlaba) Cecka. Caroline married Elmer Nolden on July 1, 1941 in Sauk City, WI. Wherever she lived she was known for her beautiful gardens......
Doris Schilling
DORIS SCHILLING, 98, Baraboo, WI, formerly Dakota and Orangeville, Il, passed away January 16, 2019, at Meadow Ridge Assisted Living, Baraboo. She was a Leap Year baby, born in Chicago, February 29, 1920.She is survived by daughters Susan Schadewaldt and Karen Schilling, Baraboo, son Kurt (Charlotte) Schilling, Orangeville, gran......
Geraldine Ruth Gerken
Geraldine Ruth Gerken, nee Brost, age 97, of Baraboo, WI, passed away peacefully on January 12, 2019 at Our House Assisted Living, surrounded by her loved ones. We would like to thank Our House staff for their loving, tender care during her stay there. They were wonderful to her, and she was happy there.Geri was born on Septembe......
Albert L. Ertz
Albert L. Ertz, Jr. age 89 of Glen Haven, WI, passed away Monday, January 14, 2019 at Orchard Manor Nursing Home in rural Lancaster. He was born July 18, 1929 in Platteville, WI, the son of Albert and Mildred (Wiest) Ertz, Sr. Albert graduated from Bloomington High School in 1947. He married his high school sweetheart, Phyllis C......
Rebekah Jo (Lohry) Berry
Rebekah "Becky" Jo (Lohry) Berry, of Baraboo, WI passed January 13, 2019 at St. Mary's Hospital in Madison at the age of 45. Becky was born in Baraboo, WI March 17, 1973 to parents Patrick Lohry and Juleann Seaton. She married James Berry on September 24, 1994. Becky ran a daycare facility and loved baking and cooking in her spa......
Fred Luther
Fred Luther of Baraboo passed away on Saturday January 12th, 2019 at Hospice House following a brief illness at the age of 79.Allen Frederick Luther was born on May 27, 1939 to Herman and Louisa (nee Laubmeier). He was one of 14 children that grew up in Fairfield.He was employed at Oscar Mayer for 37 years. Following his retirem......
Leo Bronkalla
Leo Bronkalla, known to friends as "Bronk," passed away on January 13, 2019, at the age of 92 years and was in Hospice care at Oak Park Place in Baraboo, WI. Leo will be remembered forever by his loving wife of 61 years, Joyce, and his children: Mark (Teal) Bronkalla, Waukesha, WI, Mary (Don) Henry, Viroqua, WI and Kathy Bronkal......
Steven T. Fillhouer
Steven Timothy Fillhouer, age 66 of Baraboo, lost his 10 month battle with glioblastoma on January 10, 2019. He was born in Baraboo the youngest son of Oscar and Evelyn Fillhouer on October 29, 1952.He was preceded in death by his parents; and his brother, Pat Fillhouer.He is survived by his loving partner of 25 years, Teresa Di......
Clydella B. Meiller
Clydella B. Meiller, age 101 of Baraboo, passed away Friday, Jan. 4, 2019 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center with her sister by her side. Clydella, daughter of Jesse and Mildred (Mills) Jones was born July 22, 1917 in Kendall, WI. She graduated from Baraboo High School, Class of 1938 and Reedsburg Teachers College in 1940. She enl......
Harry Satterthwaite
Harry Ernest Satterthwaite, Jr., of Baraboo, Wisconsin, passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 6, 2019 at St. Mary's Hospital in Madison, WI at the age of 69. His hand was held by longtime friend, Marilyn Stavnaw as he walked through the beautiful gates to heaven. Harry was preceded in death by his sister, Donna Berchy, as we......
Everett Wayne Pierce
Everett Wayne Pierce of Baraboo, WI passed away surrounded by his loving family on January 5th, 2019 at the age of 63. Everett was born in Baraboo, WI to Robert Howard Pierce and Eliza Dorothy Minnie Rathman Pierce on January 13th, 1955. Everett married the love of his life, Rita Ann Ruda on September 10th, 1977. Everett and Rit......
Donna Lee Behnke
Donna L. Behnke of Baraboo, passed away peacefully on December 23, 2018 at Jefferson Memory Care at the age of 85. She was born on January 20, 1933 to Lawrence and Faye (Herron) Behnke. She furthered her education and got an associate degree in teaching and was a kindergarten teacher until retirement. Her father was a butcher an......
Robert "Bob" Duane Gehri
Robert "Bob" Gehri was born in Wonewoc, WI on October 12, 1933. He passed away peacefully surrounded by love ones, on December 16, 2018 at the age of 85 at UW Health University Hospital Madison. If you ever met him, you loved him. He had an amazing sense of humor. There are no words to express how much he will be missed.Bob was ......
Donna J. Klemm
Donna J. Klemm, North Freedom, WI, earned her angel wings on Dec. 21, 2018. Her family held her tight as she set out on the final leg of her journey, cheering her on as she reached her heavenly home. Donna was born on Christmas Eve, 1946, to Harold and Esther (Zimmerman) Neuman in Baraboo, WI. She was raised on the family farm i......
Eugene "Gene" J. Filus
Eugene "Gene" J. Filus, age 84, of Baraboo, passed away peacefully in the early hours of December 16, 2018, at Oak Park Place in Baraboo, after living with dementia for several years. His son, Matthew, was spending the night with him when he died. Gene was born in Chicago, Illinois on June 25, 1934 to Angeline (Kendzior) and Jos......
Jeannette Margaret Budig
Jeannette Margaret Budig, of Baraboo, went to her eternal home the morning of December 16th, 2018. She was 93.She was born on September 27th, 1925, to parents Joseph and Margaret (Wegscheid) Heltemes of Bluffton, Minnesota. She grew up on the family farm with six brothers and two sisters.Jeannette married Sylvester Stephen Budig......
Avis Lee Steele
Avis Lee Steele, age 79 of Baraboo passed away Monday, Dec. 10, 2018 at St. Clare Meadows. Avis, daughter of Lester and Audrey (Standiford) Small was born Sept. 29, 1939 in Baraboo. On Jan. 8, 1958 she was united in marriage to Allen Steele at the Dells Methodist Church. Besides being a professional mother and homemaker Avis own......
Ramona E. Jesse
Ramona E. Jesse, age 82 of Baraboo, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018 at St. Clare Meadows of natural causes. Ramona, daughter of Frank and Helen (Zuch) Klemm was born Aug. 23, 1936 in Baraboo. She was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1954. On Oct. 20, 1956 she was united in marriage to Gordon L. Jesse; he preceded ......
Jack B. Harrison
Jack B. Harrison, age 84, of Presque Isle (formerly of Baraboo) passed away on Monday Dec. 3, 2018 at home surrounded by his family. He was born on Sept. 22, 1934 to parents William and Lilian (Baxter) Harrison, in Baraboo. On Nov. 15, 1952 he was united in marriage to Shirley Joan Brei. Jack was a farmer and worked in road cons......
Francis Eugene Thompson
Francis Eugene Thompson, age 86, of LaValle, formerly of Sun Prairie, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018 at his daughter Nanette's home in Prairie du Sac. He was born on June 23, 1932 in Hazel Green, the son of Benjamin and Ida (Pratt) Thompson. On Aug. 16, 1952 he married Catherine Ann Schara at St. John's Luther......
Wade A. Collins
Wade A. Collins, age 51 of Baraboo, passed away Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018 doing what he loved best, being outdoors.Wade was born Sept. 27, 1967 to parents, Delores "De" and Gary Collins in Baraboo. Wade was an alumni of Baraboo High School and earned his GED in the Navy which he proudly served for 4 years. Wade was employed at Sen......
Kathleen Rindfleisch
Kathleen "Katie" Rindfleisch, age 94 of Baraboo passed away peacefully with family by her side on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Kathleen, daughter of Charles and Elizabeth (Franzke) Dennis was born Nov. 3, 1924 in Baraboo. She was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1942. On March 29, 1947 she w......
Duane R. Washburn
Duane R. Washburn, age 89 of Briggsville passed away on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Duane, son of Andrew and Esther (Burtch) Washburn was born Sept. 15, 1929 in Baraboo. He was employed by Badger Ordnance as a carpenter for many years. Duane proudly served his country in the United States Air Force fo......
Thomas H. Bair
Thomas H. Bair, Baraboo, age 75, passed away on Saturday, October 27, 2018, at St. Clare Hospice House in Baraboo. He was born in Baraboo on May 13, 1943, the son of Harold and Evelyn (Grover) Bair. Tom was a 1961 graduate of Baraboo High School and later received his undergraduate and graduate degrees from the College of Educat......
Thelma L. Lobaugh
Thelma L. Lobaugh, age 92, of Baraboo, returned home to the Lord on Thursday, November 8, 2018 and is reunited with her beloved husband, John and sons, Steve and Timmy. She was born on July 16, 1926 in Lindsborg, Kansas, daughter of Henry and Annette (Peterson) Sundberg. After graduating as salutatorian of her High School class ......
Melvin (Mel) F. Brandt
Melvin (Mel) F. Brandt, 92, of Baraboo, passed away on November 11, 2018 at the Meadow View Assisted Living Memory Care Center. Melvin was born on August 28, 1926, the son of Irwin and Lydia (Ohland) Brandt in Hillpoint, Wisconsin. He was united in marriage to Delores Muchow at St. Peters Lutheran Church, Loganville, Wisconsin, ......
Johann Peidelstein
Johann Peidelstein, age 85, of Baraboo, passed away Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018, at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Johann, son of Josef and Katharina (Dernai) Peidelstein, was born May 7, 1933 in Yugoslavia. He immigrated from Yugoslavia to Austria after WWII and worked on farms, until he came to the United States in 1955. Once in t......
Steven H. Spencer
Steven Hardy Spencer, age 71, of Cambridge, passed away peacefully at his home with his family by his side on November 7, 2018, after a courageous battle with cancer. Steven was born on September 9, 1947, in Baraboo, WI to parents Merle and Dorothy Spencer. Steven is survived by his wife Bonnie, brother-in-law Gary A. Kowalke, m......
Thelma L. Lobaugh
Thelma L. Lobaugh, age 92 of Baraboo passed away Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018 at home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Joseph Catholic Church on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018 at 11 a.m. with Father Jay Poster officiating. Visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. until the time of mass at the church. Burial will follow at St. Jo......
Nola Jeanne Sprecher
Nola Jeanne Sprecher, age 94 of Baraboo, went to be with her Lord on Saturday, November 3, 2018. Nola, daughter of Noble and Harriet (Hood) Sprecher was born August 15, 1924. She was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1942. Throughout her working career, she worked for JCPenney and then Baraboo National Bank (Baraboo St......
Elizabeth "Betty" Hasenbalg
Elizabeth "Betty" Hasenbalg, 89 of Baraboo, Wisconsin passed away late Monday, October 29, 2018, after a brave battle with her third recurrence of cancer. Throughout her final hours Betty was surrounded by her immediate family, including her devoted husband of 66 years, Russell Hasenbalg. Betty was born in Chicago, Illinois on J......
Kay Getschman
Kay Getschman, age 80, of Baraboo passed away Friday, Oct. 26, 2018 at St. Mary's Hospital in Madison, Kay, daughter of Luther and Tina (Kebel) Standiford was born Sept. 22, 1938 in Lake Delton. She was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1956. Kay was employed by Baraboo Co-op and Industrial Coils in the offices until h......
Theodore "Ted" Hegley
Theodore Stephen Hegley, age 82 of Baraboo, Wisconsin passed away October 21, 2018. He was born September 11, 1936 in Madison, Wisconsin to Albert Theodore Hegley and Lenora Skellenger Hegley. From his earliest days, he enjoyed the outdoors in all seasons, and he loved to draw what he noticed, especially wildlife and airplanes. ......
Darlene Marie (Schell) (nee Ulrich) Biesek
Darlene Marie (Schell) (nee Ulrich) Biesek, age 70 of Baraboo passed away on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at home surrounded by her family. Darlene, daughter of Obert and Edith (Harman) Ulrich was born in Baraboo on Sept. 12, 1948. She was baptized on April 17, 1949 at North Freedom Methodist Church. Darlene was a graduate of Barabo......
Ryan Matthew Selje
Ryan Matthew Selje, age 38, went to his heavenly home on Oct. 2, 2018. He was born Feb. 8, 1980 to Kris (Vertein) Jackson and Donald Selje. He was baptized at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in North Freedom on Mar. 9, 1980. Ryan attended St. John's Lutheran School and graduated from BHS in 1998. He was employed by Action Electric th......
Opal Emma Kohlmeyer
Opal Emma Kohlmeyer, age 92, of Baraboo passed away peacefully Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018 at home with family by her side. Opal, daughter of Adolph and Meta (Friede) Baumbach was born June 30, 1926 in Reedsburg. She attended St. John's Lutheran Church school and was a graduate of Baraboo High School, class of 1943. On Nov. 9, 1946......
Sharon Maxine (Lehmann) Klingenmeyer
Sharon Maxine (Lehmann) Klingenmeyer, 75, of Baraboo passed away Sept. 27, 2018. Sharon, daughter of Frederick and Evelyn Arlene (Sconce) Lehmann was born Sept. 25, 1943 in Baraboo. She graduated from Baraboo High School in 1961. On Aug. 11, 1962 she was united in marriage to Jerrold Klingenmeyer at St. Joseph Catholic Church. T......
David Fulton Robertson
David "Robbie" Fulton Robertson of Baraboo, was born on July 4, 1943, and he loved his freedom! He left us on September 23, 2018 at the age of 75.Born to Daniel and Doris Robertson in Detroit, MI, the family moved to Los Angeles, CA when he was two, and except for his tour of duty for the Army in Germany during the Vietnam era a......
Verlena Fortune
Verlena Adaline Kowalke-Fortune, age 94 of Baraboo went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Sept. 12, 2018. She died from complications of dementia, with her daughter and grandson by her side. Verlena, daughter of Albert and Stella (Mueller) Kowalke, was born April 21, 1924, in the township of Honey Creek. She wa......
Eleanor Meyer
Eleanor Meyer, age 99 of Baraboo passed away Friday, Sept. 21, 2018 at Sauk County Health Care Center. Eleanor, daughter of John and Lillian (Kilmer) Davis was born Nov. 8, 1918 in Portage. She married Edward Meyer in Baraboo on June 12, 1948 at the United Methodist Church Parsonage; he preceded her in death on Feb. 1, 2003. She......
Nelda Phelps
Nelda Phelps, age 95 of Baraboo passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Nelda, daughter of Ernest and Lenora (Taylor) Reinhardt was born Feb. 7, 1923 in Greenwood, WI. On March 19, 1940 she was united in marriage to Clinton Phelps; he preceded her in death on April 5, 2004. Nelda worked for Indus......
Leroy Kraak
Leroy Kraak, age 83 of Baraboo passed away peacefully with family by his side on Monday, Oct. 22, 2018 at home due to congestive heart failure. Leroy was born on April 3, 1935 in Avoca to Everett and Bess (Huff) Kraak. He attended Avoca Schools. On April 10, 1953 Leroy enlisted in the Air Force and served until January 1957. Tha......
Dean J. Weston
Following a 15-year struggle with Parkinson's, Dean J Weston passed away peacefully at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo, WI Dec. 16, 2018. Dean was born Sept. 19, 1932. He was preceded in death by his father Ernie Weston, mother Marie (Kennedy) Weston and brother Jack W. Weston. He is survived by his wife Judy Weston of 22 years; d......
Eunice McCoy
Eunice McCoy, age 96 of Baraboo, formerly of North Freedom passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018 at St. Clare Meadows. Eunice, daughter of George and Adela (Koenig) Schutz was born March 17, 1922 in rural North Freedom. She was a graduate of Baraboo High School. On May 16, 1942 she married Allen McCoy; he preceded ......
Priscilla May (Schaffer) Young
Priscilla Mae Young (Schaffer) of Portage, Wisconsin passed away on September 1st, 2018, just shy of her 76th birthday, after an extended battle with Rheumatoid Arthritis and Alzheimer's disease. Daughter of the late Bertram Howard Schaffer and Bernice Leora Schaffer (Hay), she was born in Milwaukee and raised in Racine, Wiscons......
Lolita Lehman
Lolita M. Lehman, age 97 of Fairfield went to her Heavenly home on Monday, Sept. 10, 2018 at St. Clare Hospital. She was born to Albert and Martha (Giebel) Brandt on Nov. 19, 1920 in Summit Township, Juneau County, WI. She was baptized and confirmed at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Wonewoc, WI. Lolita attended rural schools in S......
Bille L. King
Billie L. King, age 65 of Arena passed away on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018. Billie, son of Bill and Phyllis (Gibson) King was born July 7, 1953 in Wausau, WI. On Aug. 25, 1972 he was united in marriage to Shirley Mason.Survivors include his wife, Shirley; mother, Phyllis King; children, Bill (Ginger) King, Jennifer (Leonard) Pickett......
Martha Putz
Martha Emma Putz, age 99 of Baraboo, WI, passed away on Oct. 6, 2018 at St. Clare Meadow's Care Center.Visitation and funeral services will be held at the Redlin Funeral Home, 401 Madison Ave., Baraboo, WI on Oct. 11, 2018 with the Redlin Staff and Pastor Andrew Dear, North Freedom Baptist Church officiating. Visitation for imme......
Thomas P. Foley
Thomas P. Foley, age 66 of Baraboo, passed away on Sept. 4, 2018 after a long, courageous battle with COPD. He was born Sept. 5, 1951 to Walter and Helen (Fredrick) Foley.Tom worked construction for many years. He enjoyed fishing, painting, reading, watching westerns, and spending time with friends and family.He is survived by h......
Beverly Bildsten
Beverly Bildsten was born on March 24th in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1929 to Edward and Alice Hamlet. Bev was preceded in death by her parents, husband Roger Bildsten in 1993, and brother Edward "Bud" Hamlet in 2013. She is survived by her six loving children: Roger (Anne) Bildsten of Edina, Minnesota, Peter (Nancy) Bildsten of ......
Gary F. Eastman
Gary F. Eastman, age 71 of Baraboo passed away on Monday, Aug. 27, 2018 at Evansville Manor. Gary, son of Joseph and Evelyn (Vlasak) Eastman was born Jun 3, 1947 in Richland Center. On Nov. 21, 1967 he enlisted in the US Army and proudly served until his honorable discharge on Oct. 30, 1969. He enjoyed attending and participatin......
Pearl Verna Skael
Pearl Verna Skael, age 95, of Deforest, passed away on Saturday, August 25th, 2018 at Serenity Homes in Deforest, WI. She was born November 13, 1922 in Centuria, WI. She grew up and attended school in Eagle River, WI. Pearl was baptized as one of Jehovah's Witnesses on May 1, 1940. She was united in marriage to Joesph Skael on J......
John David Walrath
John David Walrath, of Baraboo, WI, died unexpectedly at the age of 49 on Wednesday, August 29, 2018.John was born on May 19, 1969, to Donald and Delores (Witte) Walrath. He graduated from the Nekoosa High School in 1987 and Wisconsin Indianhead Technical Institute with an associate degree in Architectural- Commercial Design in ......
Jerry Edward Coughlin
Jerry Edward Coughlin, age 87 of Baraboo passed away peacefully at home with family by his side on Monday, Aug. 27, 2018. Jerry, son of Edward and Helen (Bloomfield) Coughlin was born July 7, 1931 in Baraboo. Jerry proudly served his country in the United States Navy from 1950-1953. He served his first two years in Casablanca, M......
Marilyn Jean Cowles
Marilyn Jean Cowles, age 75 of Baraboo passed away Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018. Marilyn, daughter of Albert and Thelma (Kittleson) Anderson was born Jan. 27, 1943 in Mt. Horeb. She was a graduate of Mt. Horeb, Class of 1960. On May 7, 1966 she was united in marriage to Richard Cowles in Mt. Horeb. Marilyn enjoyed working as a homema......
Avy E. Schilling
Avy Elizabeth Schilling passed away on August 21, 2018. Avy was born on April 20, 1920, to Margaret A. (Davis) Foster and David O. Foster. She was a lifelong resident of Baraboo, Wisconsin. Avy was preceded in death by her husband John ("Jack") Schilling, her mother, her father, aunts, uncles, and cousins. She is survived by her......
Roy A. Beach
Roy A. Beach, of Baraboo, passed away on July 15, 2018 at the age of 89. He was born on October 31, 1928, in Monroe to Stanley and Elsie Beach. His early years were spent on the family farm where he developed the strong work ethic he exhibited his entire life. As a boy barely big enough to see over the steering wheel, he drove a......
Mary Deppe
Mary Deppe, age 79 of Baraboo passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018. Mary, daughter of Irv and Jean (Brady) Thayer was born June 19, 1939. She was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1957. Mary enjoyed working at Broadway Liquor Mart for many years. She served on the Baraboo Police and Fire Commission for many years, ass......
Dean T. Brice
Dean T. Brice, age 78, of Baraboo passed away Thursday, August 9, 2018 at the Wisconsin Veterans Home in King, WI, surrounded by his loving family. Dean, son of Ora and Esther (Johnson) Brice, was born on Sept. 27, 1939 in Lime Ridge, WI. He joined the United States Air Force in Nov. 23, 1959 and was honorably discharged on Apri......
Clara Harmel
Clara R. Harmel, age 90 of Baraboo, passed away Sunday, August 5, 2018 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Clara, daughter of Hans and Pearl (Hemenway) Mortensen was born Jan. 3, 1928. She attended elementary school at City View School and graduated from Baraboo High School. On March 23, 1946 she was united in marriage to Clarence......
Regina A. Whittaker
Our mom, Regina A. Whittaker, age 82 of Baraboo, passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 28, 2018 at Meadow View, A Memory Care Residence.Regina was born on Oct. 13, 1935 in Yorkville, New York, the daughter of Stanley and Sophie (Babiec) Kobielski. She married Lee F. Whittaker on Oct. 22, 1955 in Saint Mary's Church, New York ......
Philip R. Urben
Philip R. Urben, age 68 of Baraboo, passed away on Sunday, July 29, 2018 at St. Mary's Hospital in Madison surrounded by his loving family at his side. He was born on Jan. 16, 1950 in Madison, the eleventh child of William and Dorothy (Stampfli) Urben. He was a U.S. Army Veteran, from the Vietnam era stationed in Germany. On Feb......
Carol Ann (Weck) Heesen
Carol Ann (Weck) Heesen passed away early morning July 27th 2018 in her home in Baraboo, Wisconsin.Carol was born in Crawford County north of Oblong at the Weck homestead April 28, 1952. She is the daughter ofWilliam Henry Weck and Edith Susan (Mann) Weck. Carol married the love of her life, John Heesen, on September 4, 1999.Sur......
Joyce E. Klaetsch
Joyce E. Klaetsch, age 66 of Baraboo passed away Friday, July 27, 2018 at home. Joyce, daughter of Walter and Norma (Andrews) Klaetsch was born Oct. 8, 1951 in Baraboo. Joyce worked as a purchasing agent for Seneca foods for over 36 years; she also enjoyed volunteering at St. Mary's Hospital in Baraboo. In her free time Joyce en......
George "Josh" H. Ladron
George "Josh" H. Ladron, age 67 of Merrimac passed away peacefully Thursday, July 26, 2018 at home surrounded by his family. George, son of George A. and Virginia M. (Gilmore) Ladron was born Jan. 16, 1951 in Beaver Dam. On Jan. 24, 2018 he was united in marriage to the love of his life LaDonna Pfaff. Josh was employed by RR Don......
Ginger Lea Selle
Ginger Lea Selle, age 58 of Baraboo passed away, Tuesday, July 24th 2018, Agrace Center in Janesville, WI. She was born May 18, 1960 in Greenfield, Iowa. Ginger was united in marriage to Douglas Selle on September 27, 1985 in Winchester, WI.She graduated from York High School in 1978. Ginger furthered her studies by graduating f......
John L. Marks
(Please Note: It is a challenge to write an obituary for someone who was never inclined to be the center of attention).John L. Marks, DVM, age 56, walked on Thursday, July 12th, 2018. He died at home in the presence of loved ones. He was a husband, big brother, little brother, son, uncle, son-in-law, brother-in-law, cousin, and ......
Geraldine Esther "Fritz" Verthein
Geraldine Esther "Fritz" Verthein of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, July 15, 2018 at the age of 80. Gerry, daughter of William and Rufena Egerer was born March 13, 1938 at St. Mary's Ringling Hospital in Baraboo. She was baptized and confirmed at St. John's Lutheran Church and School. Graduated from Baraboo High School in 1956. ......
Brian Dean Konkel
Brian Dean Konkel, age 47 of Poynette, died Friday, July 6, 2018 at home peacefully surrounded by family after a two year battle with brain cancer. Brian, son of Raymond and Bonnie (Schneider) Konkel was born May 3, 1971. He was a graduate of Portage High School, Class of 1989. On Sept. 15, 1990 he was united in marriage to Ther......
Edith M. Kinnamon
Edith Marie Kinnamon, age 79 went to sleep in the Lord on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 after battling heart disease and kidney failure for many years. She was the daughter of James Edwin Robinson and Elma V. Robinson originally of LaValle. She was born in LaValle Oct. 25, 1938. In 1944, the family moved to Armstrong, Missouri where the......
Dean Duane Dettmann
Dean Duane Dettmann, age 80 of Rock Springs passed away on Saturday, June 30, 2018 at his home. Dean, son of Fredrick and Iva (Moldenhauer) Dettmann was born Aug. 15, 1937 in Baraboo. On Oct. 12, 1957 he was united in marriage to Donna Clapper in Rockton, Illinois at Old Stone Church. Dean worked as an auto mechanic, was a secur......
Shirley A. Burns
Shirley A. Burns, age 81 of Lyndon Station died peacefully, surrounded by her family on Saturday, June 30, 2018. Shirley, daughter of John and Ruth (Geouge) Higgins was born Sept. 5, 1936 in Lenor, North Carolina. On Dec. 8, 1962 she was united in marriage to Samuel T. Burns in Frezno, California. Shirley spent most of her worki......
Donna K. Porter
Donna K. Porter, age 51, of North Freedom passed away Tuesday, June 26, 2018. She was born in Baraboo, WI. Mother Judy Larson (McWane) and Clarence and Marge Reppenhagen. She was united in marriage to Robert "Bob" Porter on August 25, 1990 in Merrimac. She was a loving wife and mother. She was the happiest when around her grandc......
Gerhard P. Kalber
Gerhard Paul Kalber, age 96, of Baraboo passed away on June 26, 2018 at Meadowview Memory Care. He was born in Derdingen, Germany on July 4, 1921 to Gustav and Luise (Chardoussin) Kalber. When he was 4 years old his family migrated to South River, New Jersey where he spent the majority of his life and raised his own family. He m......
Delores Nieman
Delores Nieman, age 93, of Baraboo, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 25, 2018. She was born in Sauk County and was the daughter of Henry and Marie (Steinhorst) Hanusa. On June 24th, 1948, Delores married Roger Nieman at St. John's Lutheran Church in Prairie du Sac. She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Baraboo,......
Cecil Richard Miller
Cecil Richard Miller, age 71 of Baraboo passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at Sauk Prairie Healthcare, surrounded by his loving family, due to complications from Diabetes. Cecil, son of Richard and Lillian (Bundy) Miller was born June 8, 1947 in Hillsboro. Cecil proudly served in the US Army from 1968-1971 until his honorable ......
Betty May Finn
Betty May Finn, age 85 of Baraboo, passed away Saturday, June 16, 2018 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Betty, daughter of George and Minerva (Coggins) Briggs was born in Dane County Nov. 20, 1932. In her free time Betty enjoyed reading and watching ice skating.She is survived by her children, John Briggs and James (Christine) ......
Beverly Prothero
Beverly Jane "Bev" Prothero, age 87, of Merrimac passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2018 with her family by her side. Beverly, the second of thirteen children to Orval and Florence (Evans) Walker, was born March 17, 1931. She was united in marriage to Russell Prothero; he preceded her in death on April 25, 1974. For the last 44 years......
Lorraine M. Erickson
Lorraine M. Erickson, age 93, formerly of North Freedom passed away peacefully with family by her side on Thursday, June 14, 2018 at Oak Park Place. Lorraine, daughter of Julius and Mary (Cleppe) Buysse was born March 28, 1925 in Pipestone, Minnesota. On Feb. 10, 1945 she was united in marriage to Helmer Erickson; he preceded he......
Edward A. Gleichauf
Edward A. Gleichauf, Sr. age 60 of Baraboo passed away Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at St. Clare Meadows. He was born in Janesville, the son of Robert and Lafern Gleichauf on Oct. 27, 1957. Edward went to Craig High School. Edward loved to go fishing, hunting and camping.He is survived his sons, Tim, Ed Jr. (Rhonda), Adam and Eddy; ......
Janis K. Rugolo
Janis Kay Rugolo, age 76, of Lake Delton passed away on Monday, June 11, 2018. Janis was born to Harold and Audrey Quandt on March 23, 1942. Janis worked for Kohl's Kitchen for about 25 years in Milwaukee. She enjoyed quilting when she was at home.Survivors include her husband, Joseph Rugolo; brother, Ken (Kim) Quandt; niece, No......
Jessie Schubring
Jessie Marie (Cone) Schubring, age 69 of Baraboo passed away Monday, June 11, 2018 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Jessie was born Sept. 19, 1948 in Baraboo, the youngest of eight children of Charles and Atha (Sainsbury) Cone.Jessie attended Baraboo High School. She was employed at K-Mart for over 35 years unti......
Benjamin Joseph Gleichauf
Benjamin Joseph "Ben" Gleichauf, age 33 of Baraboo passed away on June 5, 2018 at home. He was born and raised in Baraboo by Edward Gleichauf, Sr. and Susan Littlebear on Oct. 20, 1984. Ben was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 2004. In his free time he enjoyed working on cars, music and the Green Bay Packers. More tha......
Patricia M. Trish' Snowden, age 66, of Baraboo, passed away unexpectedly in her sleep on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at home. Patricia, daughter of Robert and Ramona (Fenske) Lipke was born April 16, 1952 in Reedsburg.She was united in marriage to Steve Blum and had the light of her life Lorri 'Missi' Blum. After 2 divorces she found......
Kimberly A. Morse
Kimberly Ann Morse, age 57, of North Freedom, passed away Friday, May 18, 20 18 at home with her family by her side. She was born on April 14, 1961 in Illinois to Nancy L. (Denys) Morse. Survivors include her life partner, Will Taholski; sister-in-law, Linda Morse; 3 nieces, Amanda (Patrick) Tunney, Nicole (Brian) Kukla, Christi......
Margaret L. Fisher
Margaret Louise Fisher, age 70, passed away Monday, May 14, 2018 at St. Mary's Hospital in Madison, WI after a short illness. Margaret, daughter of Leonard and Lydia (Schultz) Fisher was born on February 10, 1948 in Albany, WI.Survivors include her 6 siblings, Janice Strampe, Janesville, Patricia Dahl, Madison, Richard (Jean) Fi......
Elsie Green
Elsie Green peacefully entered eternity on April 23, 2018, with family and friends by her side.Born on March 16, 1927 to Leslie and Ann (Olson) Eckert, Elsie Ione Eckert enjoyed her childhood on the family farm up the hill from Eckert Lake in Grove Lake Township, Minnesota. Elsie recounted many fond memories on the farm with her......
Nona Schuebel
Nona Schuebel passed away as gently as she lived at her home in Oak Park Place on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at the age of 94 with family by her side. Nona was born on Jan. 18, 1924 in Cadott, Wisconsin to Andrew and Mary Lucas. She married Harold "Hal" Schuebel in August 1946. In 1955 Nona and Harold moved to Baraboo, raised their ......
Marie Vogt
Marie Margaret Vogt, age 96 of Baraboo passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, May 10, 2018 with her family by her side.She was born the second of ten children to John and Bertha (Beer) Wankerl in Plain on March 31, 1922. She was united in marriage to Alvin Vogt on Aug. 20, 1941 at St. Luke's Catholic Church in Plain, Wiscon......
Chad Edward Duchow
It is with great sadness that the family of Chad Edward Duchow announces his passing on Saturday, May 05, 2018. Chad, loving son of Beverly Larkee, was born on June 16, 1973.Chad volunteered for 22 years for the North Freedom Fire Department and worked his way up to become a captain. He was an avid hunter, but what brought him t......
Genevieve "Genny" C. Lange, age 82 of North Freedom/ Reedsburg, died on Thursday, May 3, 2018 at Sauk County Healthcare Center. She was born October 9, 1935 to Clifford and Adeline (Kopf) Lange.She was confirmed at and a life time member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in North Freedom. She was very proud that she worked for the f......
Bernita E. Klappstein
Bernita E. Klappstein, age 76 of Baraboo, died on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at St. Clare Hospice House. She was born Sept. 8, 1941, the daughter of Frank and Helen (Zuch) Klemm.Bernita worked and lived in Baraboo her whole life. She enjoyed the Packers and playing bingo. She will be missed by all.Bernita is survived by her son, Toby ......
Ethel "Tess" Youngen, age 99 of Baraboo died Saturday, April 28, 2018 at Sauk County Health Care Center with her daughter by her side. Ethel, daughter of Bert and Anna (Bensen) Hancock was born on June 11, 1918 in Aurora, Illinois. After graduating from West High School in Aurora she was employed as a bookkeeper for 30 years. On......
Wava Jean Vertein
Wava Jean Vertein, 85, of North Freedom passed away Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at St. Clare Meadows. Wava was born on May 29, 1932, the daughter of the late Lloyd and Vera (Frambs) Bender. She married Merrell H. Vertein on June 14, 1952 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in North Freedom. Wava was a member of the American Legion Auxil......
Amy Lynn Cone
Amy Lynn Cone, age 59, passed away unexpectedly at home on April 22, 2018 in Baraboo. Amy was born in Baraboo on March 6, 1959, the daughter of John Norton and Barbara Jean (Ameigh) Cone. She graduated from Baraboo High School in 1977 and then worked at Seneca Foods Corporation for 35 years. She recently enjoyed working weekends......
Marcella "Tootie" Ender
Marcella "Tootie" Ender of Baraboo passed away on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at the age of 85. Tootie was born April 18, 1933 in Baraboo, the daughter of Edward and Evelyn Dummer. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Kenneth "Jack", and her son, Dennis.She is survived by her children, Cindy (Dave) Albrecht of Killeen......
Gerald "Jerry" Fahney
Gerald William "Jerry" Fahney, age 74 of Baraboo, passed away on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at St. Mary's Hospital in Madison with his family by his side. Gerald was born to Margaret (Geib) and Carl Fahney on April 25, 1943 at St. Joseph Hospital in West Bend. On Nov. 3, 1973 he was united in marriage to Judith Jung at St. John of ......
Betty Lou Fox
Betty Lou Fox, age 90 of Madison died Thursday, March 29, 2018. Betty, daughter of Henry and Nina Patch was born Aug. 11, 1927. Betty came from a long line of educators; finding value in education Betty attended UW-Oshkosh and received an undergrad degree in teaching. Betty taught high school for a few years before marrying the ......
Ruth I. (Shimniok) Licht
Ruth Irma (Shimniok) Licht was born September 7, 1925, at home in Sumpter Township, WI, the daughter of John and Elsie (Schneider) Shimniok. Ruth was baptized October 25, 1925 in the Sumpter Evangelical Lutheran Church. She was confirmed in the Lutheran faith on March 17, 1940, at St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Prairi......
Laura O. Kuball
Laura O. Kuball, age 96 of Baraboo died Thursday, March 22, 2018 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Laura, daughter of James and Beulah (Harker) Lehr was born Dec. 6, 1921. She was a graduate of Mineral Point High School. She was united in marriage to Harold McNurlen; he preceded her in death. Laura was then united in marriage to......
Martin Albert Alwin
Martin Albert Alwin, age 85 of North Freedom died Friday, March 16, 2018 at St. Clare Meadows. Martin, son of Martin Frank and Hazel Agnes (Meske) Alwin was born Aug. 12, 1932 in Baraboo. He attended Reedsburg High School and graduated with the class of 1951. While in high school he competed on the football team and had the reco......
Russell Alan Nuetzel
Russell Alan Nuetzel, of Baraboo was born October 12, 1945 and went to meet Jesus on March 13, 2018 at the age of 72.Beloved husband and stepfather, he was preceded in death by parents, Roland and Alice Nuetzel; stepdaughter, Serena Espinoza, and father-in-law, Edward F. Johnson, Sr. He is survived by his wife, Jude Johnson; ste......
Janet E. Britzke
Janet E. Britzke, age 74 of Baraboo died Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at St. Clare Hospital. Janet, daughter of Charles Grasley and Rosie Rider was born December 11, 1943 in Rice Lake, WI.She worked at Devil's Lake for many years doing maintenance. In her free time she enjoyed crocheting, needlepoint, crossword, word search and visit......
Charles
Charles "Charlie" David Blystad of Baraboo passed on to join the love of his life, Carol, on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at the age of 80. Charlie was born on Sept. 16, 1937 in Necedah, Wisconsin to Arthur and Pheobe (Lecy) Blystad. He was the youngest of six children and although there was an 18 year age span from youngest to olde......
Mildred
Mildred "Mickey" M. Clingerman, of Baraboo, died at Sauk Prairie Hospital on Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at the age of 88. Mickey is survived by her daughter-in-law, Trish Vandre, granddaughter, Nicole (Jason) Campbell, Grandson, Clinton L. (Katrina) Clingerman, and six great-grandchildren, Alan, Noah, and Victoria Campbell and Eli......
Richard "Dick" Schulte
Richard "Dick" Schulte age 72 passed away on Sunday, March 11, 2018 at the King Veterans Home. He was born on Feb. 2, 1946 in Baraboo to Milton and Catherine (Bollenbeck) Schulte. He was a 1964 graduate of Baraboo High School. He was in the Army from 1965-1968 as a fuel and electrical specialist and served in Korea. He was emplo......
Ervin J. Roth
Ervin J. Roth, age 80, passed away on Sunday, March 11, 2018 at the Senior Life Center in Reedsburg WI following a long illness. He leaves behind 6 children and a beloved companion; daughters, Carrie (Kent) Whipp Lake Delton WI , Lori (Gary) Dickerson Sauk City, Kathy (George) Heath Baraboo, Sandra (Rick) Peterson Hub City, Shel......
Mary E. (McCormick) Stieve
Mary E (McCormick) Stieve was born on February 2, 1933, a daughter to Joseph & Helen (Condon) McCormick, the first baby born in the new hospital. In 1941 the McCormick family moved to Baraboo to be close to their father's work. Mary and her siblings all attended St. Joseph Grade School. Mary graduated from St. Joseph's in 19......
Jeffrey Baker Stout
Jeffrey Baker Stout, of Baraboo, passed away at his home on Friday, March 9, 2018 due to stage 4 colon cancer. He was born December 10, 1961 to Ralph and Margie Stout of Mountain City, TN. He attended Johnson County High School in Mountain City, TN and graduated from East Tennessee State University with a BS in Engineering Techn......
Nancy Mae Molizon
Nancy Mae Molizon, age 79 of Baraboo passed away Sunday, March 4, 2018 with her family by her side. Nancy, daughter of Albert and MaryAlice (Hintz) Trost was born Oct. 12, 1938. She was a graduate of Greenwood High School in Greenwood, WI. At the age of 18, Nancy moved to Chicago where she raised her family. She was a member of ......
Lloyd J. Mlejnek
Lloyd J. Mlejnek, age 81 of Baraboo, formerly of Rock Springs, died peacefully on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 surrounded by his family. Lloyd, son of John and Rose (Subrt) Mlejnek was born Feb. 2, 1937 in Rice Lake. He was a graduate of UW-Madison, receiving a Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering. On Aug. 20, 1960 he was united in......
Theodore "Ted" E. Young of Baraboo
Theodore "Ted" E. Young, age 66 of Baraboo passed away on Monday, April 9, 2018 at Agrace Hospice Care in Fitchburg.Ted was born on Wednesday, March 12,1952 in Richland Center to Gerald and Lorena (Jackson) Young. He graduated from River Valley High School in 1970. In his career he worked for Concrete Forms in Lone Rock before m......
Mary G. Weiland
Mary G. Weiland passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 15, 2018 at home surrounded by her loving family at the age of 67. She was born March 30, 1951 in Reedsburg, the only daughter of Gene and Alice Schyvinch. On Feb. 26, 1984 she was united in marriage to Robert Weiland. Mary worked in the orthopedic field for many years in t......
James L. Maller
James Leighton Maller: Nov. 24, 1946 - Jan. 18, 2018 Private services will be held. https://giving.cu.edu/fund/james-l-maller-phd-memorial-fundIn lieu of flowers, please make a gift to support the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. Please send your gift in memory of James L. Maller, PhD to: University of Colorado Fo......
Neil Jensen
Neil Jensen, age 85, of Merrimac passed away on February 16, 2018. Neil was born in Dell Prairie, Adams County on February 29, 1932 the son of Clarence and Thalia Jensen. He was proud of the fact that he was a Leap Year Baby. He was a 1950 graduate of Baraboo High School. On November 22, 1952 he married Joanne Parks. Neil was a ......
Earl Kimball Wichern
Earl Kimball Wichern passed away Feb. 14, 2018 at the age of 96. He was born in Baraboo on Sept. 20, 1921 to Carl and Nettie Wichern who farmed near Baraboo. Earl was a 1939 graduate of Baraboo High School. One of his first challenges and successes upon graduating was to ride his bicycle to New York City for the 1939 World's Fai......
Richard (Dick) Klemm
Richard (Dick) Klemm, North Freedom A great man and loving father, courageous and strong, not only in life but also in the journey of leaving this world, is now at rest. Richard (Dick) Klemm, age 72 of North Freedom, Wisconsin left this world at peace, in his home on February 13, 2018 alongside his children, who held his hands ......
Dora V. Darling
Dora Violet Darling, age 82, passed away on February 10, 2018 at the Sauk County Health Care Center. Dora was born the daughter of Will and Mary (Hair) Schulenburg on May 8, 1935 in Britton, South Dakota. She was united in marriage to Walter Emery Darling, Sr. on December 17, 1953 in Hecla, South Dakota. Dora worked for the Sauk......
Daniel James Voll
Daniel James Voll, age 60 died Jan. 22, 2018 in Fernandina Beach, Florida. On Jan. 4th he suffered an unexpected and horrific brain stem stroke. He was to have left the next day for a Costa Rica vacation. He was treated at Baptist Hospital in Jacksonville, Florida and placed on life support and later was transferred to hospice c......
Thelma Capps
Thelma Capps was born Sept. 1, 1922 to Leonard and Opal Rockhill. She had 12 brothers and sisters; one of which being her twin, Velma Tobias. Thelma felt it a privilege to serve in the WAC's during WWII. She was married to Henry Capps and they were blessed with two children, Marvin Capps and Sherry (Capps) Brinkman. Thelma enjoy......
Nancie M. Vold
Nancie M. Vold, age 81 of Baraboo passed away peacefully Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018 at St. Clare Hospice House with family by her side. Nancie, daughter of Harold and Evelyn (Miller) Jones was born Jan. 19, 1937 in Baraboo. She was a graduate of Baraboo High School. On July 16, 1955 she was united in marriage to Marvin L. Vold at th......
Sally Hoffman
Sally Hoffman, age 75 of Baraboo passed away Friday, Feb. 2, 2018 at St. Clare Meadows with family by her side. Sally, daughter of John and Myrtle (Nelson) Bartosch was born Jan. 21, 1943 in Watertown. She was a graduate of Waterloo High School, Class of 1962. Sally was employed by GT & E in Madison. On July 11, 1970 she was......
Gary Spencer
Gary A Spencer, 67, of Baraboo, lost his battle with cancer on Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018, at Angels Grace Hospice in Oconomowoc, surrounded by his children. Son of Mike and Dolly (Elsing) Spencer, he was born Nov. 8, 1950, at St. Mary's Ringling Hospital in Baraboo. He graduated from Baraboo High School in 1968, lettering in foot......
Mary A. Silvers of Baraboo
Mary A. Silvers (Melcic) passed away peacefully at Oak Park Place in Baraboo on Wednesday, Jan 31, 2018. She was married to Ralph Silvers on January 11, 1955; they were married 52 years. Mary worked at many places: A&P Food Stores, IGA, Pierce's, Farm & Fleet, Walgreen's and retired from Kmart. Mary was a member of St. J......
James S. Wallace of Baraboo
James Scott Wallace, age 42 was born November 3, 1975 in Beech Grove Indiana during a half time of Steelers and Ram Football game to Veronica and Ronald Wallace.He has a nick name of "Rudy" which his Fraternity Tau Kappa Epsilon at UWP gave him because like the movie he simply did not give up going for what he wanted in life. Th......
Marvelene "Babe" Miller
Marvelene "Babe" Miller, 96 of Baraboo passed away on Jan. 25, 2018. She was born on Dec. 16, 1921 to Ed and Millie (Reed) Campbell in Hillsboro, WI. She married Robert W. Miller on Dec. 29, 1945 and had a wonderful marriage until his death Aug. 5, 1971. Babe lived in Baraboo for over 60 years working and volunteering. She was v......
Ralph Jensen
Ralph Robert Jensen, age 74 of Baraboo passed away Monday, Jan. 22, 2018 at St. Clare Hospital. Ralph, son of Robert and Margaret (Meyer) Jensen was born Jan. 7, 1946 in Milwaukee. On Sept. 24, 1966 he was united in marriage to Patricia Ann Pierce; she preceded him in death on April 22, 2009. He was employed by St. Clare Hospita......
Marilyn Tucker
Marilyn Tucker, age 89 of Baraboo died Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 at St. Mary's Hospital. Marilyn, daughter of Karl and Ethel (Nelson) Aschermann was born Jan. 29, 1928 in Elgin, Illinois. She graduated from Elgin High School. Marilyn was united in marriage to Harold Guptail in Nov. of 1946; he preceded her in death in Jan. of 1958......
Robert
Robert "Bob" Austin Simonds, age 64, of Baraboo passed away on January 9, 2018 at his residence. He was born on March 14, 1953, the son of Rose Ann Simonds. On March 12, 2004, he was united in marriage to Ann. Bob worked at Kalahari Resort Theme Park. He was an avid Packer and Badger fan and NASCAR enthusiast. He was preceded in......
William "Bill" Martin Mistele
William "Bill" Martin Mistele, age 86 of Baraboo passed away Friday, Jan. 12, 2018 at St. Clare Hospice House with family by his side. He was born April 20, 1931 to Duane and Gladys (Aland) Mistele in Baraboo. Bill attended Baraboo Schools and graduated in 1950. In Feb. 1951 he enlisted in the US Navy and served in the National ......
Adeline E. Parks
Adeline E. Parks, age 90 of Baraboo passed away on Monday, January 8, 2018 at Artisan Senior Living. She graduated from Baraboo High School in 1945 and later married Carson Parks. Adeline Lived for years in Cambia, WI. She worked many years as a factory worker. She moved back to Baraboo in 1997 where she lived until her death. ......
Erma Klotz
Erma M. Klotz, age 95 of Baraboo passed away Monday, Jan. 1, 2018 at St. Clare Meadows. Erma, daughter of Christian and Anna (Baumgartner) Huber was born Sept. 24, 1922. On April 3, 1943 she was united in marriage to Allen V. Klotz; he preceded her in death on April 7, 2003. Erma worked for over 35 years for F. W. Woolworth Dime......
Thurman Fox
Thurman Fox, age 95 of Madison died Thursday, December 21, 2017. Thurman, son of Orville and Francis (Smith) Fox was born Aug. 7, 1922. He attended UW-Oshkosh for undergrad schooling, during this time he enlisted in the US Air Force. When the war was over he returned to Oshkosh and met the love of his life, Betty Patch. Thurman ......
Lester Beardsley
Lester Beardsley, age 82, of Fairfield passed away Monday, Dec. 18, 2017 at home with family by his side after a battle with kidney cancer. A Celebration of Life service will take place at a later date. A full obituary will appear at a later date. The Redlin Funeral Home is assisting the family.......
Derry "Beck" Amundson
Derry "Beck" Amundson passed away peacefully Dec. 13, 2017 after a short battle with a rare form of cancer (duodenal adenocarcinoma) at University of Wisconsin Hospital. He was born Jan. 25, 1949 in Pierre, South Dakota. He was full of spontaneity and adventure his entire life. Beck loved golf, and he will be missed out on the g......
Muriel M. Snyder
Muriel M. Snyder, age 92 of Baraboo passed away Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017 at Maplewood of Sauk Prairie. She was born April 3, 1925 in Whitewater. She was united in marriage to Clyman "Dutch" Snyder. Muriel was employed by Industrial Coils for over 20 years before her retirement. Her hobbies included crocheting, doing puzzles, playi......
Lucille E. (Giese
Lucille E. (Giese, Kleist) Noennig, age 76 of Baraboo passed away Monday, December 11, 2017 at University of Wisconsin Hospital surrounded by her family. Lucille, daughter of Walter and Freda (Kelbel) Giese was born December 26, 1940. She was very active person and in her free time Lucille enjoyed working outside in the garden. ......
Betty Roznos
Betty Roznos, age 84 of Baraboo passed away peacefully Monday, Dec. 11, 2017 at St. Clare Hospice House. Betty, daughter of Howard and Lucille (Dahlke) Ahrensmeyer was born April 17, 1933 in Baraboo. On Nov. 19, 1953 she was united in marriage to Roger L. Roznos. Per her wishes no services will be held.......
Blake Fowler
Blake Fowler, age 63 of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017. Blake, son of Raymond and Geraldine Fowler was born Aug. 15, 1954. He was united in marriage to Julie Zeman. Blake owned and operated BEF Enterprises. His greatest joy in life were his two grandchildren, Jazlyn and Jordan.Survivors include his wife, Julie; son......
Martin H. Zellmer of Baraboo
Martin Henry Zellmer, age 90 of Baraboo passed away peacefully at St. Clare Hospital on December 10, 2017 surrounded by his family. He was born October 2, 1927 in Reedsburg to Julius and Della (Voights) Zellmer. On July 30, 1949 he was married to Colleen M. (Purdy). Martin worked as a construction worker for over 40 years and wa......
Lora Lynn Bram
Lora Lynn Bram, age 58 of Baraboo passed away Friday, Dec. 1, 2017 at UW Hospital. Lora, daughter of LeRoy and Margaret (Rose) Kraak was born Aug. 18, 1959 in Madison. She graduated from Monona Grove High School, Class of 1977. On June 20, 1987 she was united in marriage to David J. Bram at Immaculate Heart of Mary in Monona. Lo......
Anita Bures
Anita Bures passed away on Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017 at St. Clare Hospice House in Baraboo. She was born to Frances and Arden Kitchen on Sept. 7, 1934 in Madison, WI. She married Douglas Martin on Jan. 7, 1951 and her second marriage was to Louis Bures on April 24, 1987. She was preceded in death by her parents, husbands, brother an......
Gene Edward Reber
Gene Edward Reber, 82, of Byron, passed away Saturday, November 18, 2017, after a long illness. Gene was born in rural Byron on December 3, 1934, to Clifford and Ruth (Winterland) Reber. He graduated from Byron Schools in 1952, and then spent time in the Army before marrying Connie King in 1957. After farming with his father, he......
Ronda K. Jones
Ronda K. Jones of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017 at St. Clare Hospital at the age of 62. Ronda, daughter of Ronald and Dawn (Hinz) Jones was born Sept. 21, 1955. She graduated from Baraboo Senior High School and furthered her studies at Grand Rapids Bible College, Trinity Christian College and obtained her masters ......
William L. Schreiber
William passed away on Sunday, November 19. He was born February 12, 1926, in Baraboo, Wisconsin, the son of William and Iva Fern (Glover) Schreiber. Bill enjoyed reminding everyone that he was born on Abraham Lincoln's birthday. He grew up on the farm built by his parents in the Town of Greenfield. During his senior year of hig......
Carol A. Nimmow
Carol A. Nimmow, age 82 of Baraboo passed away on Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 at St. Mary's Hospital in Madison with family by her side. Carol, daughter of Lester and Mary (Smith) Franklin was born April 27, 1935 in New Bern, North Carolina. On Oct. 14, 1955 she was united in marriage to Donald Nimmow in Norfolk, Virginia. Carol worke......
Kenneth G. Cady of Baraboo
Kenneth G. Cady, age 76 of Baraboo passed away on November 14, 2017 surrounded by his family. He was born August 22, 1941 to Kenneth and Bernice (Luke) Cady in Baraboo. He married Judith Smith on April 3, 1965 in Baraboo. He was in the United States Army from 1959 to 1962. Survivors include his 3 children, Jeffrey (Jennifer) Ca......
Yvonne Joy Wilson
Yvonne Joy Wilson passed away peacefully Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center at the age of 92. Yvonne, daughter of Raymond and Lottie (Beamish) Follis was born Oct. 24, 1925 in Michigan. She was united in marriage to Clayton D. Wilson. Survivors include her daughters, Glyndell Trumbull of Pomona, California,......
Melvin Leroy Bratland of Baraboo
Melvin Leroy Bratland, was born in Edgerton, WI on March 2, 1938 to the union of Melvin B. and Florence H. Bratland and passed away at the age of 79, at St. Mary's Hospital in Madison, WI. on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 peacefully surrounded by his loving family.Melvin is survived by his Ex-wife and best friend Mary Bratland; (6) ......
Mike Andersen
Mike Andersen passed away peacefully at his home November 7, 2017. His favorite thing in the world was spending time with his family - they meant the world to him. His second love was traveling anywhere. He learned to love hiking and backpacking at Glacier National Park and his training ground was Devils Lake State Park. Mike is......
Lorraine F. Hellewell
Lorraine F. Hellewell, age 87 of Baraboo, passed peacefully into eternity on November 3, 2017 at Oak Park Place Independent Living with her two daughters by her side. Lorraine was born on October 27, 1930 in Sheridan, Wyoming to Millard and Winifred (Stevenson) Bergren. Lorraine met and married Louis P. Hellewell in 1947. They w......
Barbara Ann McCollough
Barbara Ann "Barb" McCollough, age 73 of Baraboo passed away with her family and friends by her side Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017 at the Don and Marilyn Anderson Hospice Center in Fitchburg. Barb, daughter of Victor and Dorothy (Jochman) Kowalke was born Dec. 9, 1943 in Baraboo. She was a graduate of Reedsburg High School. Barb worke......
Elaine Katherine Pierce
Elaine Katherine Pierce, age 87 of Baraboo, passed away on Thursday evening November 2, 2017 at St. Clare Meadows. Born March 2, 1930 to John & Mae (Tooley) Litscher on the Sauk Prairie at home by Pine Hollow where Badger Ordnance stood. The Litscher's moved near the marshes east of Baraboo by the Butterfield Bridge on Coun......
Gilbert R. Barton of Baraboo
Gilbert R. Barton, age 83 of Baraboo passed away November 10, 2017 surrounded by his family. He was born March 1, 1934 to Clive and Florence (Truan) Barton. He is survived by the love of his life Charlotte (Kaney) Barton of 47 years. Gilbert was in the United States Navy from 1952 to 1956 and served as a photographer. Gilbert wa......
Andrew
Andrew "Andy" T. Quale, age 64, of Baraboo passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at home. Andy was born to Glenn and Marilyn (Nelson) Quale on December 9, 1952 in Baraboo. As a chef, Andy worked for Maple Bluff Country Club, Madison Club, Pooles Cuba Club, and Devi-Bara Resort. In his spare time, he enjoyed golf......
Mary H. Schenkat
Mary H. Schenkat, age 92, of Baraboo and Jefferson, WI passed away peacefully on Monday, October 30, 2017 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Mary was born January 27, 1925 on the family farm near Benton, WI to Henry and Gertrude (Legler) Hoppenjan. She married Evan F. Schenkat May 15, 1951 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Ben......
Rosemary Zimmerman
Rosemary "Rosie" E. Zimmerman, age 67 of Baraboo died unexpectedly surrounded by her loving family on Friday, October 27, 2017. Rosie, daughter of Winfred and Helen (Joten) Larson was born April 4, 1950. She was raised on the family farm in Ettrick WI. After graduating High School she moved to Baraboo where she met Don and marri......
LaVerne R. Willey
LaVerne (Vern) Richard Willey of Baraboo, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017 at Oak Park Place at the age of 82. LaVerne, son of Richard and Elsie (Klaetsch) Willey was born Aug. 4 1935 in Baraboo. He graduated from Baraboo High School in 1954. On Oct. 5, 1957 he enlisted in the United State Marine Corps and proudly served until......
Karen Jean Safranek
Karen Jean Safranek, age 61, entered eternal life on Saturday, October 21, 2017 after a very valiant, long-fought battle with cancer.Karen was born on February 25, 1956 in Rice Lake, Wisconsin to Loren and Evelyn (Flittie) Clumpner. She graduated as Valedictorian of her class from Barron High School in 1974 and continued her edu......
Walter Leutenegger
Walter Leutenegger, age 76, of Baraboo passed away Friday Oct. 20, 2017, at Our House Assisted Living in Wisconsin Dells. Walter, son of Heinrich and Anna (Fluri) Leutenegger was born Oct. 18 1941 in Winterthur, Switzerland.Walter's family moved to Zurich when he was very young. He grew up and attended school there, from grade s......
Jennie Frank
Jennie Frank, age 90 of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017 at St. Clare Hospital surrounded by family after a brief battle with cancer. Jennie, daughter of Wesley and Goldie (Guist) Rice was born Oct. 12, 1927 in Ojibwa, WI. She worked as an assembler at Eagle Signal for 27 years and then as a home health aide for thre......
Jerry Bullard
Jerry Dale Bullard, 73, of Reedsburg, WI, passed away on Thursday, October 12, 2017, at St. Clare Meadows Care Center in Baraboo, WI. Jerry was born September 2, 1944 in Booneville, Mississippi, the son of Nelson O. and Ailene Whitfield Bullard. Jerry married Patricia A. Ruda on July 9, 1977, in Pasadena, California, and they we......
Jerome A. "Jerry" Verthein, age 81 of Baraboo, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Jerome, son of Arthur and Gertrude (Bainbridge) Verthein was born Jan. 10, 1936 in Rock Springs. He was a graduate of Reedsburg High School, Class of 1953. On Sept. 17, 1960 he was united in marriage to Geraldine......
Eilene Arlene A. Boyd
Eilene "Arlene" A. Boyd, age 86 of Baraboo passed away Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017 at Our House Assisted Living. Arlene, daughter of Bert and Elizabeth (Falk) Collins was born Feb. 17, 1931. She was united in marriage to Earl "Polly" Boyd on Oct. 25, 1948 in Baraboo; he preceded her in death on Jan. 27, 1995. Together with her husban......
David Bruce Ament
David Bruce Ament was the personification of integrity. He was born in Merrill, WI on October 24, 1944, where reportedly he had a perfect Tom Sawyer style life on the Wisconsin River. His family moved to Madison when he began 7th grade. Perfect he felt. He left us on October 10, 2017. He will be remembered for his dedication to ......
Esther Platt
Esther W. Platt, 95, of Baraboo passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017 at Meadow View.Esther was born on Feb. 17, 1922 to William and Iva Martin of Merrimac. She graduated from Sauk City High School in 1939, then worked as a nurse's aide at St. Mary's Hospital. She married the love of her life, Harold A. Platt, on Aug.......
Kevin Cummings
Kevin J. Cummings, age 52 of Baraboo, died Monday, October 9, 2017 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center with family by his side. Kevin, son of Kenneth and DuVonne (Diske) Cummings was born Sept. 10, 1965 in Baraboo. He was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1983. In his younger years Kevin enjoyed public speaking and had a ......
Michael D. Crotty
Michael D. Crotty, age 68 of Baraboo, passed away at home on Tuesday, October 3, 2017. He was born on July 9, 1949 in Milwaukee, WI to Charles and Grace (Bannon) Crotty. He worked 41 years as a railroad conductor- brakeman for Milwaukee Road, Soo Line and Canadian Pacific Railroad. Michael is survived by his wife Kathryn, daught......
Dolores Yvette Baum Strohbeen
Dolores Yvette Baum Strohbeen, 86, often a soprano soloist at Walnut Hill Bible Church in Baraboo, Wisconsin, died Thursday, Sept. 28, after a decade-long struggle with Alzheimer's disease. Dolores had a voice and she used it -- always "singing in the rain," to quote one of her favorite Sinatra songs, "laughing at the clouds, an......
Julia G. Halweg
Julia G. Halweg, age 94 of Baraboo, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017 at Meadow View Assisted Living. She was born on Feb. 16, 1923 in Kendallville, Iowa. Her parents, George and Gusta (Moe) Winnaberg, brought Julia to holy baptism and confirmation at an early age. She was united in marriage to Robert Halweg on May 12, 194......
Geraldine Fern Knapton
Geraldine Fern Knapton, age 84 of Greenwood, formerly of Baraboo, passed away Saturday, September 23, 2017, at House of the Dove in Marshfield, Wisconsin. Geraldine, daughter of Ernest and Virginia (Knapp) Schueman was born April 27, 1933, in Greenfield, Monroe County, Wisconsin. Geraldine also recently lived for a short time at......
Doris Pollard Wichern
Doris Pollard Wichern (nee Brown), 96 years old, of Baraboo, was born to eternal life Sept. 21, 2017 at Meadow Ridge Assisted Living after a brief illness.She was born June 3, 1921 in Shennington, Wisconsin, the daughter of Harry and Lucille Brown. In 1941 she married James B. Pollard in Kendall, Wisconsin with whom she raised a......
Harley Fox Gantz
Harley Fox Gantz, 90, of Baraboo entered into eternal rest on Sunday, September 17, 2017, at the St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Harley was born on January 31, 1927, in Sharpesville PA, the son of Carl K. and Ann Rachael (Cameron) Gantz. Harley was united in marriage to Diana May Wilkins on Sept. 11, 1948, in Sharon, Pa, and enjo......
Timothy Ken Vertein
Timothy Ken Vertein passed away on September 17, 2017 at the age of 60, surrounded by his loving family at home in Baraboo, WI. Tim was born to Ken and LaVeta Vertein on April 15, 1957 in Reedsburg, WI. He was the second child of four, having one older sister and two younger. In 1971, Tim graduated from St. John's Elementary Sch......
Evelyn A. Platt
Evelyn A. Platt of Baraboo, died peacefully at age 97, surrounded by her loving family, on September 15, 2017, at Oak Park Place in Baraboo. Evelyn was born on Friday, February 27, 1920, in the small farming community of Reedsville, Wisconsin to William J. Krueger and Anna Kunert Krueger. William and Anna proudly announced Evely......
Laura A. Joachim
Laura A. Joachim, age 93 of Baraboo died Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017 at St. Clare Hospital after a short illness. Laura, daughter of Ewald and Elizabeth (Henke) Gurgle was born Nov. 24, 1923 in Reedsburg. She met her future husband at Niagara Falls, New York at the height of World War Two and was united in marriage to Michael Charl......
Joyce L. Litscher
Joyce L. Litscher died Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center at the age of 86. Joyce, daughter of John and Mildred (Johnson) Sinner was born Nov. 11, 1930 in Baraboo. She graduated from Baraboo High School where she was a drum major in the BHS band as well as a clarinet player. On March 5, 1949 she was united i......
William "Bill" Robert Jordan of Baraboo
William "Bill" Robert Jordan of Baraboo, formerly of Glendale, passed away peacefully on July 3, 2017 at St. Mary's Hospital, at the age of 81. Bill was born Dec. 23, 1935 to loving parents, William and Margaret Jordan. He was raised in the Milwaukee area and graduated from high school in 1953. Bill enlisted in the United States......
Carl Brahmstead
Carl Jeffery Brahmstead, age 87 of Baraboo died Friday, Sept. 8, 2017 at home. Carl, son of Arthur and Charlotte (Scott) Brahmstead was born April 21, 1930 in Wisconsin Rapids. Carl proudly served his country in the U. S. Air Force and was honorably discharged. He was united in marriage to Charlotte Alford; she preceded him in d......
Dustin Edward Meeker
Dustin Edward Meeker, age 26 of Portage, passed away unexpectedly early Friday morning, Aug. 25, 2017 with his family at his side. Dustin, son of William and Tammy Meeker was born Oct. 26, 1990 in Madison. Dustin grew up in Wisconsin Dells, attended WDHS and graduated in 2009. He worked at Moosejaw throughout school until he joi......
Virginia Rose Marousek
Virginia Rose Marousek, 86, passed away Aug. 21, 2017 at Good Samaritan in Olathe, KS. Visitation 4-7:00 pm Mon., Aug. 28, 2017 at Redlin Funeral Home, 401 Madison Ave, Baraboo, WI, 53913 608-356-6571 with a Rosary following at 7:00 pm. Mass of Christian Burial 11:00 am Tues., Aug. 29, 2017 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 300 2nd......
Nancy A. Pretsch
Nancy A. Pretsch, age 49 of Baraboo passed away Saturday, August 19, 2017 at Sauk Prairie Healthcare. Nancy daughter of Kenneth Pretsch, Sr. and Darlene Cypher was born April 19, 1968 in Beloit WI with a defective heart. Most of her school years were at Hillsboro, WI . She graduated at Beloit High School. Nancy came to Baraboo t......
Michael Dennis Fuhrman
Michael Dennis Fuhrman, 68 of Baraboo, passed away peacefully with his wife, Susan and good friend, Patty Russell by his side on Friday, Aug. 25, 2017. Michael was born on Dec. 5, 1948 in Milwaukee to the late Warren "Mike" Fuhrman and Virginia (Austin) Fuhrman. He married Susan Bauer on Nov. 18, 1972. Their marriage was blessed......
Reid A. Kiefer
Reid A. Kiefer, age 55 of Baraboo died Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017 at home. Reid, son of Connie (Frances) Kiefer and Robert (Rita) Benson was born Sept. 1, 1961 in Portage, WI. He was a graduate of Portage High School. Reid worked as a contractor for many years but most recently was employed by Menards at the material desk. Reid was......
Arlene Shew
Arlene Martha (Swanson) Shew passed away after living 4 1/2 years at SCMCC on Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017 at the age of 94; she was born Sept. 13, 1922 to Rex and Freda Swanson. She graduated in 1940. Arlene was married on Dec. 25, 1941 to Benjamin Franklin Shew. Arlene, along with her husband Ben, owned and operated the Park View I......
Carol L. Blystad
Carol L. Blystad, 77, of Baraboo, died on Sunday, August 6, 2017. Carol, daughter of George and Margaret (Duncan) Lestina, was born May 6, 1940 in Wilmette, Illinois. On August 26, 1967, Carol was united in marriage to Charles Blystad in Wilmette, IL. Carol graduated from University of Wisconsin - Madison with a nursing degree. ......
Sheri Lee Kujak
Sheri Lee Kujak passed on Wednesday, July 26th, 2017 with her family at her side after a short battle with cancer at the age of 59. The bright light that Sheri carried with her dimmed just a bit on that day but will be carried on by her family and many friends.Sheri was born to Fran and Sharon Hawksford on April 9, 1958 in Amery......
Susan Wright
Susan Wright, age 78 of Baraboo passed away peacefully Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Susan, daughter of Harold and Veronica (Dutch) Dunn was born April 10, 1939 in Meadville, Pennsylvania. She worked as a food service director for Camp Gray and Camp Webb for 25 years. She was also an advocate for batte......
Lawrence Richard Pratt
Lawrence Richard Pratt completed his 91-year journey on Monday, July 24, 2017 in his home he shared with his loving wife of 71 years, Bernadene. His legacy will live on through his wife Bernadene and his children, Fred and his wife Priscilla, Rita and her husband Bob Steffes, Gary and his wife Vicki, and 6 grandchildren, Nichola......
James "Jim" Isenberg, age 83 of Baraboo passed away peacefully at home with family by his side Sunday, July 16, 2017. James, son of Oscar and Clara (Kruse) Isenberg was born Dec. 24, 1933 in Loganville. Jim was a graduate of Baraboo High School and furthered his studies by obtaining a degree in Business Administration from UW-M......
June F. Seiler
June F. Seiler, age 72 of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, July 9, 2017 after a long illness. June, daughter of Gordon and Lola (Hill) Anderson was born June 22, 1945 in Moline, Illinois. She was a Wisconsin Dells Graduate. On June 13, 1964 she was united in marriage to Raymond Seiler. June worked as a homemaker her entire life. I......
Linda Kay Ironmonger
Linda Kay Ironmonger, long-time bartender/manager at Parish's Bar and beverage server at Ho-Chunk Casino, passed away peacefully at her home in Lake Delton July 7, 2017 after a long fight with cancer. She was born December 28, 1950 to Jesse and Theresa (Goerks) Leatherberry in Baraboo. She loved to garden, cook, spend time with ......
Lorrie Brady
Lorrie A. Brady "Ma Brady" passed away Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at her home in Baraboo Wisconsin. She was born in Illinois to Clayton (Pat) and Alice Brady and was promptly given the nickname "Pumpkin". She lived for the past 35 plus years in either Mazomanie or Baraboo Wisconsin. She was the type of woman that gave all she had and......
Kathleen McNamer
Kathleen McNamer of Baraboo passed away on June 29, 2017 at the age of 97.Kathleen was born February 8, 1920 in Richland County, Wisconsin and was the daughter of Freeman and Blanche Montgomery. Kathleen married Joseph McNamer on May 2, 1940 at the Baptist minister's house in Waukon, IA. Joseph and Kathleen raised three children......
Patricia Elaine Dieter
Patricia Elaine Dieter, 67, passed away June 26, 2017. She was born in Beloit, WI, on June 17, 1950, to Clifford and Grace Dieter, Patty's family later moved to Lake Mills where she grew up with her 3 older brothers Fred, Jerry, and Herb.In her life she cherished a son Edward Lee Kastrosky, a daughter Lisa Lynn (Vodak), and son-......
David William Baumgarten
David William Baumgarten, 73, of North Freedom, died on August 3, 2017. And because his savior Jesus Christ conquered death, he was welcomed into eternal life on that very day. We know, as Jesus promised Mary, "I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live." He was born to M......
Brian T. Schulze
Brian T. Schulze, age 34, of Baraboo/Janesville passed away June 17, 2017 due to a tragic car accident. Brian, son of Connie Schulze and James Flogel was born on Sept. 19, 1982. Some of his hobbies were fishing, hiking and a wiz at video games, an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan. He loved his job at Subway in Janesville. He always ......
David S. Nancarrow
David Snowdon Nancarrow passed away on May 31, 2017 at the age of 90.Dave was born Sept. 18, 1926 in Houghton, Michigan and was the son of C. Edward and Essie Nancarrow. He was a graduate of Houghton High School (receiving his diploma while serving in WWII). He is also a graduate of Michigan Technical University with a degree i......
Duane H "Fritz" Neuman
Duane "Fritz" Neuman, age 81 of Baraboo Wisconsin, passed away on Wednesday, June 7, 2017. Fritz was born to Esther & Harold Neuman on July 10, 1935. He married Jeanette "Jan" Sorge of Reedsburg in September of 1955. Together they raised two children. His hobbies include fishing, hunting, and going to the cabin up north, and......
Marjorie Ann Litscher
Marjorie Ann Litscher died on Saturday, June 3, 2017, surrounded by her family and loving staff in the Memory Care Unit of Oak Park Place, Baraboo. She was born on September 2, 1927, in Amherst Junction, WI; the second daughter of Carl and Hertha (Rickman) Dineen. In her youth she had the time of her life with her sister Bonnie ......
David S. Nancarrow
David S. Nancarrow passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 with family by his side at the age of 90. Memorial Services will be held later in June at Trinity Episcopal Church; a full edition of the obituary will appear at a later date. The Redlin Funeral Home is assisting the family.......
Rebecca A. "Becky" Heiser
Rebecca A. "Becky" Heiser, age 64 of Baraboo passed away Monday, May 29, 2017 at University Wisconsin Hospital. Rebecca, daughter of Alfred and Louise Kissinger was born December 24, 1952 in Wisconsin Rapids. She was united in marriage to Ralph Heiser on August 26, 1972. Becky worked as a nurse at St. Clare Hospital from Sept. 1......
LaVona Adams
LaVona Adams, age 83, of Baraboo, WI passed away May 25, 2017. LaVona was born on February 15, 1934 to Albert and Iva (Fry) Olson in Richland County, Wisconsin. LaVona was married to Bill Adams on May 26, 1984 in Baraboo. She was employed by Flambeau Plastic Factory in Baraboo and after her retirement she worked at Wal-Mart as a......
Dale Sarby
Dale Ray Sarby, 56, of Baraboo, WI passed away suddenly on the morning of May 18, 2017. Dale was born October 30, 1960 in Waterloo, IA to the late Roxie Soles and Duane Sarby. He is survived by his son Jeremy (Molly), son Joshua; twin brother, Derl (Christy); sister, Debra (Tim), his fiance, Marjorie; and grandson, Grant. Always......
Curtis D. Meyers
Curtis D Meyers, age 88 years, 11 months, passed away on May 20, 2017 of heart failure. Born June 17, 1928, in Baraboo, he was the son of Roy and Ida Meyers (Zimmerly), one of 12 children. Curt attended St John's Elementary School, Baraboo High School, and University of Berkley in CA. He married Corda Johnson in Baraboo. This un......
Violet Yvonne Peterson
Violet Yvonne Peterson, age 89 of Baraboo, passed away Wednesday, May 17, 2017 in her home at Meadowview Assisted Living. She was born in Baraboo, Wisconsin on Aug. 2, 1927, the daughter of the late Richard and Vivian (Butterfield) Cochrane. She married Lewis M. Peterson in Nov. 3, 1946; he preceded her in death on Oct. 23, 2016......
Eldon F. Johnson
Eldon F. Johnson, age 87, of Baraboo, WI passed away May 16, 2017.Eldon is survived by his wife of 60 years, Doris (Olson) Johnson; daughters, Ann (Mark) Graham, Sandra (Rob) Mork; grandchildren, Jeff (Lisa) Mork, Justin (Casey) Schofield-Mork, Nicholas Graham, Lindsey Graham; and great-grandchildren, Dylan Mork and Logan Mork. ......
Chad A. Fortune
Chad A. Fortune, 44, of Sheboygan Falls, passed away on Monday, May 8, 2017, at the Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice.Chad was born on February 9, 1973, in Baraboo, son of Melvin and Kathleen (Snyder) Fortune. He was a 1991 graduate of Baraboo High School. Chad served in the US Army National Guard from 1991-1993. On October......
Virginia E. Satterlee
Virginia E. Satterlee, age 92 of Baraboo passed away Friday, May 12, 2017 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Virginia, daughter of Val and Mary (Pillow) Dage was born Jan. 30, 1925. She was united in marriage to Harold "Rusty" Satterlee in California. She was employed by various companies throughout her working career including w......
Duaine L. "Bill" Mossman
Duaine L. "Bill" Mossman died peacefully at age 90, surrounded by his loving family, at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo, WI, on May10, 2017. Born on Dec 3, 1926, in the river town of Burlington IA to Duaine L. Mossman Sr. and Maude K. Shriner Mossman, Bill married Idamae "Sue" Hargis on July 18, 1947. They raised 6 kids. Sue died ......
Agnes "Aggie" Woodbury
Agnes "Aggie" Woodbury of Baraboo was born on April 26, 1938; and after a two and a half year courageous battle with cancer passed away peacefully with her loving family at her side on May 9, 2017 at St. Clare Hospice House in Baraboo at the age of 79. She was married to Harry Woodbury on February 4, 1967. The two of them ran se......
John F. Kienow
John F. Kienow, age 77 of Baraboo passed away on Tuesday, May 9, 2017. John, son of Fred and Elsie (Miller) Kienow, was born November 25, 1939 in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin. In his youth he was active in Boy Scouts and achieved the rank of Eagle Scout. John graduated from Beaver Dam High School in 1958. John proudly served in the US ......
Laurie Elaine Boyce
Laurie Elaine (Small) Boyce, age 53, of Baraboo, WI, lost her battle with cancer after beating it 5 times on May 8, 2017. This time it took her fast.Laurie was born September 21, 1963 to Don L. and Lois Small. She grew up at the round barn on Rocky Point Road and then the family farm on Man Mound Road. As she grew up she was inv......
Brenda Joyce Sobojinski
Brenda Joyce Sobojinski, of Baraboo, passed away peacefully at her home with her loving family by her side on Thursday, June 15, 2017.She was born on December 9, 1951 in Madison, WI. She worked for Hapco Elmar Inc. for almost 30 years as a Hot Stamping supervisor. Brenda was a very hard worker, loved her work family and was dedi......
Roland Lee Hansen
Roland Lee Hansen, age 70 of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, June 18, 2017. Roland was born to Herman and Marjorie Lukaszewicz (Young) Hansen on July 12, 1946. Roland was an avid outdoorsmen who loved fishing and hunting. He was very social and loved people especially his grandchildren and great children. Roland was a very loving......
Lois B. Karow
Lois B. Karow, age 90 passed away at St. Clare Hospice House in Baraboo on Monday, May 1, 2017. She was born Jan. 19, 1927 to Paul and Helen (Mathison) Mohoney. Lois was a 1944 graduate of Madison West High School and attended the University of Wisconsin.She was a retired employee of the computer center at the First Wisconsin Na......
Ronald O. Schwenkhoff
Ronald "Ron" O. Schwenkhoff, age 68 of Baraboo passed away on Tuesday, May 2, 2017. Ron, son of Orville and Vada (Zimmerman) Schwenkhoff was born April 20, 1949 and was raised in Leland until his family moved to the Baraboo area after high school. Ron was an electrician by trade and was previous co-owner of Three Lions Supper Cl......
Donald Jerry
Donald "Don" Jerry, age 49 of Baraboo died peacefully with family by his side Sunday, April 30, 2017. He was born Nov. 21, 1967 in Beloit. Don was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1986. On May 4, 1991 he was united in marriage to Angela Luethy. He was employed by IBA Dairy Supplies. He was a member of the Baraboo Maso......
Virgil E. Klemm
Virgil E. Klemm, age 94 of Baraboo passed away Saturday, April 29, 2017 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center with family by his side. Virgil, son of Ernest and Myrtle (Leatherberry) Klemm was born April 14, 1923 at St. Mary's Ringling Hospital in Baraboo; he was the first baby born there. On June 17, 1944 he was united in marriage t......
Marjorie Mae Getschman
Marjorie Getschman, age 84 passed away unexpectedly on Friday, April 28th, 2017 with her loving husband at her side. She was born March 12, 1933 in Endeavor, WI to her parents Vernon McMillen and Illa (Chesky) McMillen.In 1951, after graduation she worked at Western Union Telegraph in Madison and later in a dental office.She met......
Bertha Dittberner
Bertha Dittberner of Baraboo was born Feb. 22, 1919, the daughter of Vernon and Tina (Benson) Higbie in Eagle, WI. Bertha was a part of a large and very close family of 2 brothers and 7 sisters. Most lived near to each other all of their lives. She was called home to the Lord on Wednesday, April 26, 2017.Bertha married Melvin Di......
Roger James Larson
Roger James Larson, age 65 of Baraboo passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 with his wife by his side. Roger, son of Kenneth and Marie (Wagner) Larson was born Jan. 11, 1952 in Dubuque, Iowa. On June 8, 1985 he was united in marriage to Jeanette R. Mattke in Baraboo. He was employed by the University of Wis......
Charlotte Mae Davis
Charlotte Mae Davis, 84, of Baraboo, passed away peacefully Friday, April 21, 2017 after a brief illness with family members by her side. Charlotte was born July 7, 1932 to Vernie and Irene Ellingson in Athens, WI. She resided in the Wausau area until meeting the love of her life, Harold Davis. Together they raised six children,......
Barbara J. Paris
Barbara J. Paris, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and child of God, passed away on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at the age of 85.She was born in Madison, Wisconsin on May 26, 1931, the daughter of George and Beulah Watson. She attended Madison East High School. On April 29, 1950 she was united in marriage to Br......
Joanne M. Pieper- Camden
Joanne M. Pieper, age 70, formerly of Baraboo, passed away peacefully at home on April 7, 2017 in Camden, AR., after a battle with cancer. She was born May 4, 1946 to Joseph and Geraldine (Lede) Obadal in Phillips, WI. On May 10, 1969 she married Edwin A. Pieper in Phillips, WI.Joanne served two years in the United States Army. ......
Charles Henry "Charlie" Bair
Charles Henry Bair, 75, passed away Friday, April 7, at his home in Baraboo, Wisconsin. He was born October 13, 1941, at St. Mary's Ringling Hospital in Baraboo to Harold and Evelyn (Grover) Bair.Charlie grew up at his family farm in Fairfield and attended Lower Narrows School for grades one through eight. Charlie spoke fondly o......
Jacques P. Heiner
Jacques P. Heiner, age 50 of Lake Delton, went to be with the Lord Sunday, April 2, 2017 after a courageous 3 year battle with cancer.Jacques was born Jan. 14, 1967 in San Jose, California to Gerold and Jacqueline Heiner.He was preceded in death by his parents; older brother, George and sister, Jacqueline.He is survived by his b......
Robert Leroy Sefkar
Robert "Bob" Leroy Sefkar, age 75 of Baraboo died on Friday, April 7, 2017 at St. Clare Hospital. Robert, son of Emanuel and Meta (Radke) Sefkar was born May 31, 1941 in Reedsburg. He was baptized at St. Paul's Lutheran Church (Big Creek), LaValle. He graduated from Reedsburg High School, Class of 1959. On Dec. 8, 1961 he was un......
Lloyd Thomas Byxbe
Lloyd Thomas Byxbe, age 85, of Baraboo, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, April 1, 2017. Lloyd, son of Frederick and Mary Etta (Davis) Byxbe was born October 18, 1931 in Greenville, Illinois. He served in the Army during the Korean War.Lloyd loved spending time with his family. He was in......
Duane L. Jackson
Duane L. Jackson, age 59, of Baraboo, passed away on Friday, March 31, 2017 at Agrace HospiceCare in Fitchburg, Wisconsin. Duane, son of Dale and Katherine (Rau) Jackson was born January 3, 1958 in Baraboo, Wisconsin. Duane enjoyed snacking on Wheat Thins, Diet Coke and eating his sweets. He was a big Nascar follower and a huge ......
Katherine Gonzagowski
Katherine S. Gonzagowski, 75, of Mesa, Arizona, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017.Katherine was born in Mauston on July 29, 1941. Her parents were Joseph and Myrtle Gonzagowski who preceded her in death. She spent most of her adult life in Madison where she worked for 40-plus years as a licensed practical nurse at the Central ......
Mark Lee "Bucky" Bender
Mark Lee "Bucky" Bender, age 51 of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, March 26, 2017. Mark, son of Donald and Sharon (Kendall) Bender was born June 23, 1965 in Baraboo. He attended the Baraboo School District for many years and graduated from Waunakee High School, Class of 1986. Mark enjoyed Special Olympics, including softball and ......
Philip McBride
Philip McBride, 76, of Baraboo, passed away on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at the St. Clare Hospital. He was born on November 6, 1940 in Chicago, Illinois. The son of Frank and Martha (Klasen) McBride. He worked as a foremen in construction for most of his life and after retirement went to work in Baraboo at St. Joseph Catholic Chur......
Ida Elenora Johnson
Ida Elenora Johnson, age 98, of Baraboo passed away on Tuesday, March 21, 2017. She was the daughter of Joseph and Delia (Anderson) Reed. Ida married Elmer Johnson on June 15, 1941. They were married for 67 years. She and Elmer spent the winters for many years in Mesa, AZ where Ida painted many paintings which her family has. Sh......
Victor "Vic" J. Wedekind, age 81, of North Freedom, passed away March 30, 2017 at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo. Victor, son of Victor and Helen (Woefel) Wedekind, was born on February 15, 1936 in Reedsburg, Wisconsin. Victor married Ellen Remhof on August 6, 1955 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Baraboo. Vic loved fishing, beat......
Charlotte R. Neitzel
Charlotte R. Neitzel, age 77, of Baraboo passed away on Friday, March 17, 2017 at Meadow Ridge Assisted Living. Charlotte, daughter of Roy and Gladys (Wilkinson) Stevens was born on June 18, 1939 in Baraboo, Wisconsin. On May 19, 1962 she was united in marriage to Rodger Neitzel at the Baraboo Presbyterian Church. She enjoying p......
Christine M. MacKenzie
Christine Marie MacKenzie, age 66, of Merrimac, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, March 16, 2017. Christine, daughter of Joseph and Jean (Machniak) Hahn was born on October 4, 1950 in Chicago, Illinois. On April 29, 1972 she was united in marriage to Scott A. MacKenzie in Arlington Heights, Illinois.Christine loved anything ......
Charlene Armstrong
Charlene Armstrong, 86, known to family as "Chick" passed away Thursday, March 16, 2017. Loving mother, devoted to her family, a woman who is remembered by her smiling happy nature and giving heart. She was the support our father needed during his last years with dementia. Where she went he was able to follow. You seldom saw one......
Gladys F. "Mickey" Feinberg, 81, of Baraboo, passed away at home on Wednesday, March 1, 2017, surrounded by her family.Mickey was born on Oct. 7, 1935, in Wonewoc, as the fourth child of 13 born to Leon and Lavina Jackson. At the age of 18 she married Robert H. Feinberg and they moved to the Chicago area where they raised six ch......
Madalynne L. Lyon
Madalynne L. Lyon, age 94 died Saturday, April 15, 2017 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center after a brief stay. She had previously lived at Our House Assisted Living in Baraboo where after 92 years she was fondly given the nickname of "Maddie". Madalynne, daughter of Roland F. and Selma M. (Stroede) LaMar was born in Fairfield Town......
James Hendricks
James Hendricks, age 62 of Baraboo died unexpectedly at home on Saturday, March 25, 2017. James, son of Omer and Rita (Welter) Hendricks was born Sept. 15, 1954. He was a 1972 Cuba City High School graduate and a 1976 graduate of UW-Platteville. In July of 1986 he married Theresa Lee at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Baraboo. Jam......
Philip S. Harrison
Philip S. Harrison, age 96, of Baraboo, passed away on Wednesday, March 15, 2017. Philip, son of William and Lillian (Baxter) Harrison was born March 5, 1921 in Baraboo, Wisconsin. On January 29, 1942 he was united in marriage to Helen Burtch in Baraboo, Wisconsin. Philip served with the United States Army in WWII. He enjoyed hu......
Thomas Breen Bullock
Thomas Breen Bullock died peacefully surrounded by his wife and children at St. Mary's Hospital in Madison, WI on Friday March 3, 2017 at the age of 84.Tom is survived by his wife, Nancy (Becher) of Reedsburg, WI; stepsister, Carol Comes of Middlebury, VT; children, Mike (Adriane) Bullock of Middleton, WI, Amy (Mark) Stormberg o......
Ida Mae Erickson
Ida Mae Erickson, age 100, of Waunakee, formerly of Baraboo passed away on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at Sylvan Crossings in Waunakee. Ida Mae, daughter of John and Esther (Alexander) Accola was born May 30, 1916 in Merrimac. She married Chester B. Schluter on Valentine's Day 1939, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 1, 1981. She......
Kaysen Grant Murray
Kaysen Grant Murray joined his Grandpa Goose and other loving family in heaven on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017. Kaysen, son of Tyler Murray and Jessica Gavin was born Dec. 15, 2016 at Sauk Prairie Hospital. Kaysen loved watching Daddy work on his dirt bike, rock-a-byes and lullabies with Mommy and reading books (especially I Love You T......
Flora Lee Gudmandsen
Flora Lee Gudmandsen, 91, of Baraboo, passed away March 1, 2017 at Oak Park Place.Visitation and Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Baraboo, WI on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. with a visitation at the church from 10:00 a.m. until the time of mass with Father Jay Poster officiating.......
Eugene H. Kluender
Eugene H. Kluender, age 80 of Baraboo passed away on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. Eugene, son of Henry and Henrietta Inez (Hein) Kluender was born July 2, 1936 in Baraboo. On Aug. 30, 1957 he was united in marriage to Ruth Curry. Eugene proudly served his country in the United States National Guard an......
Verna L. Goerks
Verna L. Goerks, age 97 of Baraboo passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Verna, daughter of Edwin and Leta (Welke) Kamrath was born Nov. 14, 1919 at the home of her family farm in Troy Township. In 1956 she was united in marriage to Russell Goerks in Baraboo. She worked as a waitress at Sprech......
Mary E. Lusby
Mary Etta (nee Radel) Lusby, age 92, peacefully passed away on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017 at Meadow Ridge.Mary was a WWII Veteran, serving in 1942 and 1943 as a WAC. On Dec. 20, 1946 she was united in marriage to Richard Dean Lusby in Baraboo. She worked many years in Baraboo at the Baraboo National Bank. Upon retiring, Mary and he......
Francis (Frank) Bernard Sterkowitz
Francis (Frank) Bernard Sterkowitz, age 76, of Baraboo, passed away on Friday, February 3, 2017 at St Mary's Hospital in Madison, WI. Frank, son of John and Stephanie (Opyt) Sterkowitz was born May 21, 1940 in Blue Island IL. He married Sharon Martin in Illinois on January 6, 1962. He was a devoted husband and father who took ......
Julianne Lynn Kieffer (Julie)
Julianne Lynn Kieffer (Julie) passed away in her sleep February 2, 2017 at home in Madison, Wisconsin. Julie was born on September 27, 1981 to Dan and Cathy Kieffer. She graduated from Baraboo High School in 2000 and attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison. At the time of her passing, she was employed at the Willy Street P......
William J. Armstrong
William J. Armstrong, age 90, passed away Jan. 27, 2017. His wife of 68 years, Charlene along with son, Bob and grandson's Brian and Scott at his side. Throughout life he taught his values of family, devoted faith, work ethic and love for the great outdoors. He was an expert pattern maker. Served in the US Navy during WWII. The ......
Audrey Mae Wendt
Audrey Mae Wendt, age 97 of Baraboo passed away peacefully Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Audrey, daughter of Louis M. Anderson and Anna (Clark) Anderson was born on April 10, 1919 in Baraboo at home. Audrey was loved by many people she worked for as a babysitter and cleaner. She also worked at Badger ......
Mari Jo A. Stoll
Mari Jo A. Stoll, age 57 of Wisconsin Dells passed away at home on Thursday, January 19, 2017. Mari the daughter of and Henry and Josephine (Kapior) Hilleary was born September 23, 1959 in Illinois. On June 20, 1981 she was united in marriage to D. Gregory Stoll. She loved Disney, traveling to Door County and any excuse she ha......
Nancy Lee Hinz
Nancy Lee Hinz, of Baraboo, born May 12th, 1943 to parents Virgil and Marguerite (Ott) Markley was called home unexpectedly Friday January 20th, 2017 at the age of 73.Nancy was preceded in death by the love of her life, James "Jim" Hinz in 2014. The pair united in marriage at their home on September 15th, 1985. Between the two o......
Marcella M. Gouker
Marcella M. Gouker, age 82 of Baraboo passed away at Maplewood on Sunday, January 22, 2017. Marcella the daughter of Charles Hubb and Etta (Lisk) Rogers was born on March 29, 1934 in Illinois.She graduated from the University of Dubuque with a teaching certificate. She was a special education assistant in the Baraboo School Dist......
Walter "Walt" Darling, age 82 of North Freedom passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. Walter, son of Miles and Nellie (Van Gilder) Darling was born Aug. 14, 1934 in Redfield, South Dakota. On Dec. 17, 1953 he was united in marriage to Dora Schulenburg in Hecla, South Dakota. Walt served proudly served in Germany an......
John J. "Jerry" Carroll
John J. "Jerry" Carroll, age 88, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017 in Baraboo, WI. Often referring to himself as "just a simple country boy", he was born January 29, 1929 in Ironton, WI to Patrick Kenneth (Chuck) Carroll and Icel Lucille (Smith) Carroll. The oldest of nine children, he grew up in the Cazenovia area on the fam......
Nancy Ann Blum
Nancy Ann Blum, age 55 of West Baraboo passed away peacefully Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017 at UW Hospital with family by her side. Nancy, daughter of Louis and Lorraine (Bergren) Hellewell was born Sept. 22, 1961 in Rock Springs, Wyoming. She was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1980. Nancy furthered her education by obtaini......
Joseph E. Naquin
Joseph E. "Joe" Naquin, age 82 of Baraboo passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017 at St. Clare Hospital. Joseph, son of Joseph, Sr. and Rosemary (Clemant) Naquin was born March 1, 1934 in New Orleans, Louisiana. He was a graduate of St. Aloysius High School in New Orleans. On Oct. 5, 1957 he......
Bernard Statz
On Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 the Lord released Bernard "Bernie" Statz from his courageous battle with cancer at the age of 69 with his wife and children by his side. Bernard, son of Henry "Hank" and Kathryn (Kabele) Statz was born Oct. 2, 1947. Bernie was drafted into the US Army and served in the Vietnam War in 1969 with the infantr......
Angela Marie "Angie" Meyer, age 39 of Baraboo, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017 from complications with Diabetes and the flu. Angie, daughter of Ronald and Lori (Hoeppner) Markley was born April 28, 1977. She graduated from Baraboo High School and furthered her studies with a Cosmetology Degree. On June 25, 2009 she was un......
Donald A. "Don" Huinker
 Donald A. "Don" Huinker, age 86 of Baraboo passed away peacefully and joined the love of his life, Dorothy, on Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017 at St. Clare Hospital. Donald, son of Alfred and Louise (Rausch) Huinker was born June 27, 1930. He graduated from Monona High School, Class of 1948. He was voted All-State Catcher and also a ......
Todd James Coates
Todd James Coates, 50, of Baraboo passed away surrounded by his family on December 31st, 2016, after a heroic battle against brain cancer. Todd was born on September 2, 1966 in Portsmith Naval Hospital, Virginia, to Bonnie and James Coates. Todd was a 1984 graduate of East High School in Madison. While attending Northland Colleg......
Donald E. Ploenske
Donald E. "Don" Ploenske, age 80 of Baraboo passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016 at St. Clare Hospital with his son and daughter-in-law by his side. Donald, son of Emil and Dorothy (Lehman) Ploenske was born April 18, 1936.In 1974 Don started Town and Country Carpet Cleaning and operated it until his retirement in 20......
Marjorie R. Pickarts-Alvin-Radel
Marjorie Rosemary Pickarts-Alvin-Radel, age 78 of Baraboo died Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Marjorie, daughter of Joseph and Lucille (Knipschield) Pickarts was born Feb. 19, 1938 in Baraboo. Marjorie attended St. Aloysius School in Sauk City; she worked as a homemaker her entire life, caring for her ......
Kathleen S. Cseri
Kathleen "Kathy" S. Cseri, age 79 died on Friday, Dec. 16, 2016 at home surrounded by her family. Kathleen, daughter of Herbert and Bernice (Hoffmann) Schill was born Sept. 21, 1937. On Dec. 7, 1957 she was united in marriage to Daniel A. Cseri in South Milwaukee. Kathy and Danny owned and operated Fox Hill Campground for 29 yea......
Stephan V. "Steve" Andersen, age 64 of Baraboo, passed away Saturday, December 10, 2016 at home due to complications from treatment for leukemia. Steve, son of Walter and Dorothea Andersen, was born on October 13, 1952 in Illinois. He was a graduate of West High School, Madison Wisconsin. On May 7, 1983 he was united in marriage......
Betty Ann Shull, age 88 of Fargo passed away peacefully on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016 at Eventide Nursing Home in Fargo. Betty was born Oct. 17, 1928 in Edmore, North Dakota to Emory and Rachel (Richardson) Botsford. Her parents moved to Sarles, North Dakota when she was 1 year old. She attended school to 8th grade at Sarles, she wa......
Gene Christian
Gene "Geno" Christian, age 69 of Baraboo passed away on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016. Gene, son of Oliver and Ione (Creasey) Christian was born July 24, 1947. Geno had a compassion for all living things and will be admired for his kind heart. Geno loved bird watching, fishing, baseball, ice skating, playing pool and dancing. Survivor......
Lois E. Sloan
Lois E. Sloan, age 91 of Baraboo passed away on Friday, Nov. 25, 2016 at Golden Living Center in Wisconsin Dells. Lois, daughter of Joseph and Ethel Sloan was born in Jacksonville, Florida on Nov. 27, 1924. She graduated from Senn High School in Chicago, Illinois. She then attended Minneapolis Business College. She moved to Cali......
Kevin Kane Jantz
Kevin Kane Jantz, 59, died peacefully at home Wednesday, November 23, 2016.Kevin was born the third of five children to Harry and Margaret (Kane) Jantz on December 27, 1956. He was blessed to grow up on the family farm in the Town of Fairfield.After graduating from Baraboo High School in 1975, Kevin served four years in the U.S.......
Diana Jean Zick
Diana Jean (Stewart) Zick was born on the 30th day of Oct. 1939, in Sault Ste Marie, Michigan, the eldest child of Royal and Renata Stewart. Royal was from Galesville; Renata from La Crosse. Diana was known in the family as Diane or Di and by her friends as Stewie. Sister, Sandy, was the next addition to the family. While Royal ......
Kay Pilger
Kay Pilger, age 82 of Baraboo, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016 at Meadow View Assisted Living with family by her side. Kay, daughter of Kurt and Evelyn (Bump) Schoenoff was born Sept. 1, 1934. She was a graduate of Baraboo High School and further her studies obtaining a Bachelors in Education at UW-Platteville. Kay was unit......
Walter D. "Walt" Smith, age 80 of Baraboo passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016 with his family by his side. Walter, son of Walter and Evelyn (Murphy) Smith was born June 7, 1936 in Rensselaer, Indiana. Upon his high school graduation he enlisted in the United States Army in Jan. of 1955; he served 7 months in Korea and was ho......
Joyce Marie (Alexander) Braun
       Joyce Marie (Alexander) Braun, born Dec, 27, 1932; died Nov. 10, 2016.BARABOO/MADISON - Joyce Marie Braun, age 83, went to be with her Lord on November 10, 2016, at the SSM Health St. Clare Meadows Care Center in Baraboo with her children at her side. Born in Baraboo on the 27th of Decem......
Terry Bryan
Terry Kincheloe Bryan, who had been residing in Baraboo since June of this year, died suddenly on November 8, 2016. She was born June 29, 1945 in Richmond, Virginia. She was raised in Raleigh, North Carolina, graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with an English degree, continuing her studies there and o......
Marc John Higgins
Marc J. Higgins, age 67, passed away on Friday, Nov 4, 2016 at his home due to heart issues. He was born in Dodgeville WI, June 28, 1949 to John " Happy" and Kathryn Egan Higgins. He attended Dodgeville Schools and graduated with the class of 1967. He served with the U.S. Army Reserves. He worked at several jobs in the Dodgevill......