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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......
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......
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 Ma......
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......
Oliver Edward "Ollie" Christianson Sr., age 72 of Baraboo passed away on Monday, Nov. 7, 2016 at home with his family by his side. Oliver, son of Frank and Virginia (Hager) Christianson was born May 17, 1944.He had a love for demolition derbies, restoring old cars and racing stock cars at Dell's Motor Speedway.He also liked watc......
David "Dave" Roy Beardsley, age 46 of Plover passed away on Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016. David, son of Karl Beardsley and Mary Small was born April 15, 1970 in Baraboo. He graduated from Baraboo High School, Class of 1988. Dave furthered his studies at Milwaukee Tech and got his certificate in Automotive Technology. In his free time Da......
Charlene Smith Borck
Charlene Smith Borck, 84, of Cape Coral, Florida passed away Friday, September 16, 2016. Charlene was the daughter of Charles and Feryl Smith of Baraboo, WI. She was born July 26, 1932 in Baraboo. She was united in marriage to Keith R. Borck on November 9, 1950 at North Freedom Baptist Church. Charlene attended school in Baraboo......
John D. Imray
John D. Imray passed away on October 27, 2016 in the home he designed and built in Baraboo, Wisconsin. He was born on June 14, 1937 (Flag Day) to Donald and Thelma Imray.John grew up in Portage, WI and after High School attended UW-Stout and received a degree in Industrial Arts. He started as a young teacher at the Baraboo High ......
Ismay B. Keepers
Ismay B . Keepers, 97, of Baraboo, passed away on Thursday, October 27, 2016 at SSM Health St. Clare Hospital.Ismay was the daughter of William and Mary Belle Clingman, born on January 16, 1919 in LaCrosse, WI. Before marriage Ismay worked as a paralegal in Baraboo. She was united in marriage to Glen Berlin Keepers of Baraboo in......
Barbara L. Tindle
Barbara "Babs" L. Tindle, age 88 of Baraboo passed away on Monday, Oct. 24, 2016 after a long courageous fight with Alzheimer's Disease at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Barbara, daughter of Robert and Virgie (Hall) Pollard was born May 8, 1928 in Charleston, Indiana. Barbara worked for Chicago Rawhide as a Dispatcher for many y......
Lewis M. Peterson
Lewis M. Peterson, age 95 of Baraboo, passed away peacefully, Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016 at his home at Meadow Ridge Assisted Living. He was born Aug. 7, 1921, the son of Ethel and Marvin Peterson. He was proud to serve his country during World War II as an infantryman in General George Patton's army during the Battle of the Bulge. H......
Frederic A. "Fred" Bayer
Born June 9, 1932 Died October 30, 2016Fred Bayer, Baraboo, passed away in his sleep the morning of October 30, 2016 in the same house in which he was born, some 84 years plus earlier. However, it would be an understatement to say that Fred did much and traveled many miles between these two events. What follows are just some of ......
Carroll I. Andrews
Carroll I. Andrews, born Aug. 1, 1942, passed away Oct. 22, 2016 at age 74 at his home in Wisconsin Dells, WI of natural causes.Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016 at 1120 Dallas St., Sauk City, WI (Ramaker building). Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until the time of service at 3 p.m.; Perry P......
Carol Lynn Tauber
Carol Lynn Tauber, age 66 of Baraboo passed away on Friday, October 21, 2016 at St. Clare Meadows. Carol, daughter of Donald and Ruth (Nelson) Tauber was born March 12,1950 in Michigan. Her hobbies included making latch hook rugs, beading Christmas ornaments and drawing. Carol also enjoyed spending time with her family.She is su......
Kathleen "Kathy" Egan, 87, from Baraboo, passed away on October 19, 2016. Kathy was born in Minneapolis, MN, and lived in many states until moving to Baraboo in 1974 and consider this to be home. Kathy retired from Home Health United where she worked in the Baraboo, Reedsburg and Madison locations. Kathy enjoyed working around h......
Lottie C. Rambo
Lottie C. Rambo, age 95 of Baraboo died on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at Oak Park Place with her family by her side. Lottie, daughter of George and Ruby (Kimmel) Hansen was born Feb. 1, 1921 in Iowa. She was united in marriage to George L. Rambo in 1943.Lottie had various careers throughout her life including working as a subst......
Ida May Alice Ferstl
Ida May Alice Ferstl, age 75 of North Freedom died on Monday, Oct. 10, 2016 at home with her loving family and dog, Chico by her side. Ida, daughter of Clyde and Alice (Page) Burwell was born Sept. 19, 1941 in Baraboo. She was united in marriage Carl Ferstl. Ida was active with the American Legion Auxiliary, Post 172 in North Fr......
Rex D. Thomas
Rex D. Thomas, age 93 of Baraboo passed away on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016 with his family by his side. Rex, son of Perry and Irma (Davis) Thomas was born Feb. 19, 1923 in River Falls, WI. He attended Leach Creek Grade School and Baraboo High School. He proudly served in WWII in the Third Army, fourth armored. On June 15, 1946 he wa......
Rudolph Conrad "Rudy" Peterson
Rudolph "Rudy" Conrad Peterson, Jr., age 79 of Baraboo died on Friday, Oct. 7, 2016 at home. Rudolph, son of Rudolph and Clara (Johnson) Peterson, Sr. was born Nov. 10, 1936 in Madison. On Oct. 12, 1957 he was united in marriage to Judith Winter. He was a lifelong member of Painters Local 802 in Madison and was retired from the ......
Lois Mangin
SOLACEGlazed cities with jewel box lights,And the quiet swish of rain-splashed wheels.Will the pelter of rain, the pelter of time sooth your heart?Bring out the song that lies so dormant? by Lois J. Mangin At eighty-five years old, Lois passed away peacefully in the arms of her nurse Sarah, at ......
Bradley A. Deal
Bradley A. Deal, age 35 of Madison died on Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016. Bradley, son of Roger and Joyce (Schellenberger) Deal was born Jan. 7, 1981 in Baraboo. In his free time he enjoyed fishing, camping and being outdoors as well as family and friends and making people laugh. His family will remember his special smile. He worked as a......
Janine R. Ranzenberger "Bean"
Janine R. Ranzenberger (Bean), 57, of Reedsburg passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 surrounded by her husband, daughters and son in law. Janine bravely and fiercely battled Glioblastoma for the past 7 months.She was born April 24, 1959 in Wakefield, MI, the daughter of David and Janet (Wilson) Fassino......
Craig L. Deitrich
Craig L. Deitrich, age 60 of Reedsburg, died on Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016 at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo. He was born on Oct. 6, 1955, in Reedsburg, son of Frank and June (Krause) Deitrich. He enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1973, serving as an infantryman for about a year until his medical discharge. On Dec. 14, 1978, he married t......
Rosemary C. Raddatz
Rosemary C. Raddatz, age 59 of Baraboo, passed away unexpectedly of natural causes on Friday, September 16th, 2016 at her home. Rosemary, daughter of Clarence and Elizabeth (McDonald) Raddatz, was born on December 10th, 1956. She was employed by RR Donnelly in Baraboo for over 30 years. Rosey had a loyal, loving heart and a shin......
Jacqueline Joan "Jackie" Jones
Jacqueline Joan "Jackie" Jones, age 81 of Portage died on Friday, Sept. 16, 2016 at her residence in Portage. Jacqueline, daughter of Harold and Eva (Powell) Johnson was born Feb. 16, 1935 in Baraboo. She graduated from Baraboo High School and then furthered her studies with a year at Sauk County Normal School. On Dec. 27, 1958 ......
Mark J. Herritz
Mark J.Herritz, a long time resident of Baraboo, passed away on September 14, 2016 after a long illness. Mark was born in Baraboo on August 14, 1935. Mark is survived by his brother Gene Herritz and his wife of Spokane, Washington and 4 nieces and nephews.Mark provided lawn care and snow removal services to a number of residents......
James L. "Jim" Erickson
James L. "Jim" Erickson, age 65 of North Freedom, died on Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016 at home with his family by his side. Jim, son of Helmer and Lorraine (Buysse) Erickson was born Aug. 3, 1951 in Minnesota. He was a graduate of Baraboo High School. On Feb. 14, 1981 he was united in marriage to Marcia "Lynn" Williams. Jim worked ......
Donald W. Behnke
Donald Behnke, age 102 years young, passed away on Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at St. Clare Hospital after a short bout with pneumonia.Don was born on December 2, 1913 to William and Lydia (Block) Behnke on their Ableman Road farm in Rock Springs. He graduated from Baraboo High School and later met 17 year old Helen Angell one da......
Silas Young
Silas Lindsey Wesley Young, age 24 of Wisconsin Dells, died on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016. He was born on Dec. 26, 1991 in Baraboo. Silas loved tattoos, music and art.He is survived by his daughter, Sophia and her mother, Stephanie; his mother, Toni (Petrut "Baba") Danalache; father, Adam Young; siblings, Adela Maria, Storm (Jenna),......
Louis P. Hellewell
Louis P. Hellewell, age 88 of Baraboo, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016 at Artisan in Baraboo. Louis, son of Joseph and Etta (Patterson) Hellewell was born Nov. 3, 1927 in Evanston, Wyoming.He was a graduate of Evanston High School. Upon completion of high school he enlisted in the US Navy in 1945 and proudly served until......
Steven A. Rodriguez
Steven A. Rodriguez, age 73, of North Freedom passed away on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016 at St. Mary's Hospital.He is survived by Shirley Veatch; sons, Steven (Heather) Rodriguez and Tim (Jana) Rodriguez; grandchildren, Steven II (Hannah), Elexxa, Andrew, Megan, Courtney, Jared; 2 great-granddaughters; 4 great-grandsons; siblings, E......
Rebecca R. Hannagan
Rebecca "Becky" R. Hannagan, age 64 of Baraboo, died on Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016 at St. Clare Hospice House with friends and family by her side after a five year battle with Leiomyosarcoma; a rare soft tissue cancer. Rebecca, daughter of Frank C. and Winnifred (Currie) Tibbetts, was born Sept. 28, 1951 in Crosby/Ironton, Minneso......
John Terpstra
John Terpstra, age 85 of Baraboo went to his heavenly home on Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016 at home surrounded by his loving family. John served his country in the US Army during the Korean War and was honorably discharged. He was a loving father that enjoyed hunting, fishing, playing cards, cribbage and spending time with his family......
Hildegarde Gertrude Geyman
Hildegarde Gertrude Geyman, 71 of Baraboo passed away on Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at St. Clare Hospice House in Baraboo, WI. Hilde was born on August 3,1945 to Reinhold and Mathilda (Schulte) Hartmann in Chicago, Illinois. She spent her childhood in Chicago before the family moved to Minnesota where she graduated from Blue Ear......
Ivan Kenneth Accola
Ivan Kenneth Accola, age 97 of Baraboo passed away on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016 at St. Clare Meadows. Ivan, son of John and Esther (Alexander) Accola was born Aug. 11, 1919 in Prairie du Sac. On Feb. 10, 1942 he entered and served in WWII and earned numerous medals including the Bronze Star. In Sept. of 1945 he was honorably disch......
Lois E. Krunnfusz
Lois E. Krunnfusz, 84, of Baraboo, passed away on Thursday, August 18, 2016, at UW Hospital. She was born on March 19, 1932 to Dios and Mary (Daugherty) Eaton in Elgin, Ill. Lois married her high school sweetheart, Gordon Krunnfusz, on Aug. 23, 1952 in Elgin and they remained deeply in love throughout their lives. She retired in......
Peggy Q. Kivioja
Peggy Q. Kivioja (nee Quinn) of Baraboo, died August 18, 2016, in her home at Oak Park Place.Peggy was born in 1933 in Columbus, Ohio to Thomas and Katherine Quinn. She attended The Ohio State University where she met her husband Olaf. They were married in 1954. Peggy and Olaf moved to Villa Park, Illinois in 1963 where they rai......
James "Jim" Lee Kern
James "Jim" Lee Kern, 82 of Baraboo passed away on Monday, Aug. 15, 2016 at St. Clare Hospital. Jim was born Dec. 28, 1933 in Stanberry, Missouri to Edward Leo and Maggie Madelaine (Sorenson) Kern. He graduated from Stanberry High School in 1951. Jim moved to Baraboo in February of 1967 and was employed by Badger Army Ammunition......
James W. Schulze
James "Jim" Schulze, age 47 of Baraboo passed away on Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016. Jim, son of Jon and Karen (Towers) Schulze was born Aug. 19, 1968 in Baraboo. He attended St. John's Lutheran School and graduated from Baraboo High School. After graduation he enlisted in the US Navy and served on the USS Omaha SSN 692; he was statio......
William "Bill" Arthur Schubert
William "Bill" Arthur Schubert, age 101 of Baraboo died Sunday morning, July 31, 2016 at St. Clare Hospice House in Baraboo. He was born on December 14, 1914 in Milwaukee to Arthur and Natalie Schubert. Bill married Eleanor Schneller on Nov. 16, 1940 in Milwaukee. She preceded him in death on Feb. 24, 2010. Bill worked for Allis......
Betty Jeanette Krueger
Betty Jeanette Krueger passed away on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016 at St. Clare Hospital at the age of 83. Betty was born Oct. 24, 1932 to Jens R. and Laura J. (Rehn) Nelson in the Township of Lewiston. She lived on a farm in Newport Township until the age of 12; she then moved to Wisconsin Dells and graduated from Wisconsin Dells High ......
Jon Milton Hart
Jon Milton Hart, age 67 of Reedsburg passed away on Saturday, August 6, 2016 at home. Jon, son of Robert and Shirley (Bane) Hart was born in Champaign, Illinois on Aug. 20, 1948. Jon graduated from Illinois Wesleyan University with a Bachelor's Degree in 1970; he then furthered his studies by obtaining a Master of Arts Degree in......
Norman Gaffney
Norman Gaffney passed away September 1, 2016. Survived by a sister Shirley and brother William (Molly), nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Norman was born October 1, 1928 in Milwaukee. Son of Vernon and Marion. Attended grammar school in Milwaukee, high school in Belleville, and received a Bachelor of Business Administratio......
Blake Lawrence
Blake Lawrence, age 92 of Sun City, AZ, formerly of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, July 10, 2016 at home; just one month shy of his 93rd birthday. He was born Aug. 6, 1923 in Ironton Township at home. Blake was a graduate of Reedsburg High School, Class of 1941. On May 1, 1951 he was united in marriage to Rita Demuth. He proudly......
Audrey Thomas
Audrey Emma (Bazzill) Thomas, age 89 of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, July 31, 2016 at St. Clare Hospital with her family by her side. Audrey, the daughter of Harry and Emma (Neis) Bazzill was born Jan. 25, 1927 in Baraboo. She was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1944. On June 15, 1946 she was united in marriage to ......
Dorothy Steinhoff
Dorothy June Steinhoff formerly of Cuba City, went to find peace with her Lord on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at Oak Park Place.Dorothy was born June 15, 1924 to the late Herbert and Velda Splinter. She married Clifford Steinhoff in 1945 and to this union three children were born. Dorothy was a long time employee of the Telegraph H......
Lynn Zick
Lynn Kay Zick, age 59 of North Freedom/Denzer passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at her home. Lynn, daughter of John and Catherine (Liddicoat) Bainbridge was born on March 26, 1957. She graduated from Baraboo High School, Class of 1975. She was united in marriage to Keith Olson in 1986; he preceded her in death i......
Emma Tirjer
Emma Tirjer, age 96, of Baraboo, passed away Saturday, July 23, 2016.Emma was born March 23, 1920 in Ostra, Romania, the youngest of ten children of Frank and Eva Tischler.Emma married Frank Tirjer on October 31, 1942. They were married 71 years. Together with their two sons they came from Austria to Chicago, IL in 1950 and then......
Marilyn E. Howell
Marilyn E. Howell, age 81 of Endeavor joined her husband in heaven on Thursday, July 21, 2016. Marilyn, daughter of Lawrence and Evelyn (Aulis) Burke was born on Sept. 13, 1934 in Massachusetts. She attended West Suburban School of Nursing, Wheaton College and graduated with her nursing degree. On Sept. 10, 1955 she was united i......
John Clifford Turner
John Clifford Turner, age 100 of Baraboo passed away on Monday, July 18, 2016 at St. Clare Meadows. John, son of Ivan and Ada (Maxwell) Turner was born June 3, 1916 in Melvin, Iowa. He graduated from Baraboo High School in 1936. On December 3, 1940 he was united in marriage to Hazel Kurtz. John was the owner operator of Turner O......
Sonny Ray Sharks
On the morning of July 14, 2016 a new angel was made from our little Sonny Ray Sharks, Jr., 3 months 8 days old.Sonny Ray Sharks, Jr. was born in Baraboo at St. Clare Hospital at 8:20 a.m. April 6, 2016, only 7 lbs. 2 oz. and 19 inches. He was the only son to Meghan and Sonny Sharks and wonderful brother to three loving sisters,......
David Herritz
David Herritz, age 74, of North Freedom, died Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016 at his home after a courageous battle with cancer. David, son of Harry E. and Ella (Klukas) Herritz was born Oct. 12, 1941. On Aug. 15, 1961 he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps and proudly served an extended tour of duty in the Vietnam War. He was ho......
William "Bill" Shanks
William "Bill" Shanks, age 89 of Baraboo passed away on Wednesday, July 6, 2016 at Oak Park Place with his family by his side. William, son of W. Melvin and Helen (Messer) Shanks was born Feb. 3, 1927 in Caledonia Township. He graduated from Portage High School. On March 22, 1947 he was united in marriage to Virginia Fuller at S......
Donald R. Pierce
Donald R. Pierce, age 84 of Baraboo passed away on Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at home with his family by his side. Donald, son of Ralph and Lila (Alexander) Pierce was born Sept. 5, 1931 in Baraboo. At the age of 18 he enlisted in the United States Army and served as a Sergeant in the 24th Infantry during the Korean War. After being ......
Kathleen M. Cortese
Kathleen M. "Kathy" Cortese, age 67 of Baraboo passed away on Thursday, June 30, 2016. Kathleen, daughter of Maynard and Arlene (Haskins) Snyder was born on Sept. 30, 1948 in Baraboo. On May 16, 1973 she was united in marriage to John Cortese. She was employed as a Secretary for the High School Guidance Department for over 25 y......
SGT. Brandon M. Ketchum
SGT. Brandon Michael Ketchum, age 33 of Davenport, Iowa lost his battle with PTSD on Friday, July 8, 2016. Brandon, son of the late William Ketchum and Beverly Ertz was born Oct. 18, 1982 at Darnell Army Community Hospital in Killeen, Texas. He was a graduate of Wisconsin Dells High School, Class of 2001. At the age of 21 Brand......
Marjorie Ann (Troyer) Harr
Marjorie Harr (Marge), loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, was called home to Jesus on Friday, July 1, 2016. She passed away at home surrounded by her family after a short battle with Ovarian cancer. Marge was born in Kokomo, IN, the daughter of John and Helen Troyer. Marge graduated Methodist Hospital School......
Clarence E. Harmel
Clarence Edward Harmel, age 91 of Baraboo passed away on Monday, June 27, 2016 at St. Clare Hospital with his wife by his side. Clarence, son of Edward and Elsie (Stackman) Harmel was born on March 19, 1925 in Baraboo.He attended St. John's Lutheran School. On March 23, 1946 he was united in marriage to Clara Mortensen. Clarence......
Dr. Robert C. "Bob" Dewel
Dr. Robert C. "Bob" Dewel of Baraboo died on Tuesday, June 21, 2016, following a brief hospitalization at the age of 96.Bob was born December 9, 1919, in Algona, Iowa, the fifth son of William C. and Emma Louise (Patton) Dewel. After graduating from Algona High School in 1937, he attended Grinnell College and the University of I......
James L. Theisen
James L. "Jim" Theisen, age 81 of Baraboo passed away on Thursday, June 23, 2016 at home. He was born on Oct. 12, 1934 in Roxbury. On Oct. 12, 1962 he was united in marriage to Mildred "Millie" K. Frey; together they spent 52 years in the home they built together in Baraboo.Jim was a master stone mason; his reputation was such ......
Sarah A. Holm
Sarah Anne Holm, age 23 of Baraboo, passed away suddenly June 11 after striking a tree while driving.Sarah was born April 5, 1993 in Pune, India. She came to America on April 7, 1995 and was adopted by David and Christine Holm. Although confined to a wheelchair since age 16 because of a spinal cord tumor, Sarah became a spokespe......
John Elmer Hehenberger
John Elmer Hehenberger, age 84 of Baraboo passed away on Thursday, June 9, 2016 at Meadowview Assisted Living in Baraboo. John, son of Elmer and Lucille Hehenberger was born Dec. 21, 1931 in Sauk City. On Sept. 15, 1951 he was united in marriage to Beverly Hill; she preceded him in death on July 8, 2007. On Jan. 10, 1952 he enli......
Vera Candace Dwars
Vera Candace Dwars, age 95 of Baraboo, passed away on Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at Oak Park Place in Baraboo.Vera, the daughter of the late Arthur and Rose (Bisch) Gomon was born Sept. 21, 1920 in Baraboo. She graduated from Baraboo High School and attended Madison Business College. She was employed for 33 years as Chief Clerk, Empl......
Vickie L. Oelke
Vickie L. Oelke, age 61 of Wisconsin Dells passed away Monday, June 6, 2016. Vickie, daughter of Auggie and Laura Kuball was born Oct. 2, 1954 in Baraboo. She was a graduate of Baraboo High School. Vickie worked at Blackhawk Motel in the housekeeping department for the last 19 years. She loved crocheting, tending to her flowers......
Jacob M. Bachman
Jacob M. Bachman, age 24 of Baraboo, passed away on Monday, May 30, 2016 as the result of an automobile accident.Jacob, son of Tod and Jennifer (Moffet) Bachman was born on Dec. 10, 1991 in Moline, Ill. He was a 2010 graduate of Baraboo High School. Jacob furthered his studies by attending the University of Wisconsin-Stout and ......
Darrell Wayne Puttkamer
Darrell Wayne Puttkamer, age 87 of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, May 29, 2016 at Our House Assisted Living. Darrell was born on Jan. 26, 1929 in Baraboo, the son of Herman and Clara Puttkamer. He graduated from Baraboo High School. On March 15, 1952 he married Lorraine Shepherd; she preceded him in death on Dec. 27, 1997. He ma......
Elizabeth M. Schlender
Elizabeth M. "Liz" Schlender, age 91 of Baraboo passed away peacefully at her daughter's home on Saturday, May 28, 2016. Elizabeth, daughter of Lester and Adena (Pribbenow) Breneman was born on Feb. 6, 1925 in Portage and grew up in Poynette. She was a graduate of Portage High School. On March 29, 1946 she was united in marriage......
Scott Dobush
Scott Dobush, 41, of Baraboo passed away on Monday, May 23, 2016. Scott was born May 3, 1975 in Chicago, the son of Ruth and the late James Dobush. He graduated from Baraboo High School in 1993.He is survived by his wife, Sarah; and two young daughters, Taylor and Sydney. He is further survived by mother, Ruth (Larry Kerska) Dob......
Harold "Corky" Burgess, age 68 of Baraboo passed away on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at home. Corky, son of William and Betty (Hirn) Burgess was born Jan. 3, 1948. On Feb. 19, 1977 he was united in marriage to Jill Nehring. Corky worked on various welding jobs, he was a horse farrier for 38 years and most recently worked as a crossi......
Adeline Fuller
Adeline "Addie" Anna Louise Fuller, 89, of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2016 at the St. Clare Meadows Care Center. She was born May 6, 1927 to Carl and Selma (Zimmerman) Zuch in Greenfield Township. Addie was united in marriage to Richard Fuller on August 3, 1951 in Dubuque, IA.Addie was an avid bowler, she was a leagu......
James Eugene Reynen
James Eugene Reynen, age 65 of Reedsburg passed away on Friday, May 20, 2016 at his home. James, son of Francis and Genevieve (Proesel) Reynen was born March 19, 1951 in Evanston, Illinois. In his free time he enjoyed going on bus trips, Brewer games and bowling.Survivors include many friends he made throughout his life.He was p......
James "Jimbo" Stainback, 54, of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2016 at the St. Clare Meadows Care Center. He was born on June 25, 1961 the son of James T. and Verna Stainback in Joliet Illinois.Jimbo was a union millwright for eight years.He is survived by his mother, Verna; brother, Jeff Stainback; brother-in-law, Joe ......
Tamara "Tammy" (Sinnard) Kowalke, 45, of North Freedom passed away on Saturday, May 21, 2016 at her home. She was born on January 14, 1971 to Larry Sinnard and Nannette "Nan" Weiland. Tammy was currently engaged to Travis Spink.Tammy loved spending time with her family; especially her children and grandchildren. She enjoyed danc......
Carl F. Voll
Carl F. Voll, 88, of Baraboo passed away on Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at the St. Clare Hospital after a brief illness. He was born in Lyons (West Baraboo) on June 5, 1927 the third child of Charles and Densie (Carpenter) Voll. He was a graduate of Lyons Grade School and the Baraboo High School and the Maritime Service Center, Shee......
Violet Elizabeth McMahon
Violet Elizabeth McMahon died peacefully April 6, 2016 at St. Clare Hospital.Vi was born March 16, 1925 on the family farm in Manitowoc, WI. to Michael and Elizabeth (Kautzer) Wimmer. She was married to Walter C.(Mac) McMahon on May 4, 1946. He preceded her in death on February 12, 2005. Violet is survived by her sons......
Michael A. Sutton
Michael A. "Sudsy" Sutton, 61, of Baraboo passed away at his home on Wednesday, May 4, 2016. He was born on July 22, 1954 in the town of Baraboo.In his growing up years he played a lot of softball. He was a pitcher for many years and took the Shop Tavern to first place for many years. He enjoyed it so very much and got along wit......
Adeline M. Hinz
Adeline Maurine Hinz, 95, of Reedsburg passed away at Reedsburg Area Senior Life Center on Wednesday, May 4, 2016. She was born May 26, 1920 to William and Edith (Lyon) Schara. She was united in marriage to Garvin P. Hinz on February 14, 1939 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Baraboo. They farmed until they retired and moved to R......
David A. Krueger
David A. Krueger, 71, of Baraboo, died on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at St. Clare Hospice House in Baraboo with his family by his side. He was born October 22, 1944, the son of Edward R and Betty A (True) Krueger in Baraboo. While his father was serving during WWII, David and his mother lived in the upstairs apartment of dear and li......
Agnes M. Comte
Agnes M. Comte, age 99 of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, May 1, 2016 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Agnes, daughter of George and Anna Trubachik was born on Jan. 5, 1917 in Barberton, Ohio. On June 23, 1934 she was united in marriage to Wallace J. Comte, Sr. at St. Peter's Church in Dauby, WI. Agnes was a member of the Daught......
Tamla "Tami" Sue Fikar
Tamla (Tami) Sue Fikar, age 57 passed away peacefully on Saturday April 30th, 2016 at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo after a defiant and courageous battle with Cancer. She was born February 15th 1959 in Baraboo to Allen and Avis Steele. She was a 1977 graduate of Wisconsin Dells High School. She was married to David Fikar January......
Helen Behnke
Helen Behnke, age 98, of Baraboo, passed away on April 28, 2016 at St. Clare Meadows.Helen was born on June 5, 1918 to Russell Angell and Eunice Jambois Angell in Genoa, WI. The family later moved to Baraboo where Helen graduated from Baraboo High School and where she continued to live for the rest of her life. She married Donal......
Gordon Herfort
Gordon Herfort, age 79 of Baraboo, passed away on April 27, 2016 at his home. He was born on April 22, 1937 to Rodney and Janice Herfort in Baraboo. He graduated from Baraboo High School in 1955. He was employed at Circus City Printers as a printer until it closed. Gordon was then employed by the Baraboo School system as a cust......
Kinnsley Rae Bak
Kinnsley Rae Bak infant daughter of Kailyn Bak and Christopher Barebo came into this world too soon and was taken into the arms of angels on Friday, April 22, 2016 at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo; weighing only 11oz and measuring 10in long. Left to grieve the loss of our sweet Kinnsley are the maternal and paternal grandparents......
Clarence "David" Lake, age 69 of Middleton, formerly of Baraboo passed away on Thursday, April 14, 2016. Clarence, son of Clarence and Bernice (Ferguson) Lake was born Aug. 1, 1946. He was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Baraboo and Middleton.Survivors include his siblings, Joyce Lake, Flo (Fran) Gonzagowski, Lar......
John H. Litscher
John Henry Litscher, 88, of Baraboo passed away on Monday, April 18, 2016 at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo. He was born on March 31, 1928 to John and Mae (Tooley) Litscher in Baraboo. John was united in marriage to Joyce Sinner on March 5, 1949 at the First United Methodist Church in Baraboo. John was a dairy farmer for 43 years......
Christopher Paulson, 49, died unexpectedly at his home in Reedsburg, WI on April 17, 2016. Christopher was born in Minneapolis to Cliff and Sharon Paulson on February 10, 1967. He graduated from Winona Public Schools and Winona State University, and went to work as a manager for the K-Mart store in Baraboo. He soon decided to re......
Lucy Weiss
Lucy (Morawetz) Weiss was born July 9, 1921 to Rudolf and Dorothea Morawetz in Vienna, Austria. She peacefully passed away to go with God on April 16, 2016.In 1939 Lucy traveled on the Kindertrain to England. She was a German/English translator in the hospital for the Medical Doctors working in surgery.In 1941 she came to the US......
Betty Mae Wendt
Betty Mae Wendt, 88, of Baraboo passed away on April 16, 2016 surrounded by family at St. Clare Hospice House in Baraboo.Betty was born on Sept. 5, 1927 to Jesse and Dolly Decker in Reedsburg. On June 8, 1946 she married Lester Wendt and they raised 6 children and two brothers. She moved to Baraboo in 2002.She and Lester worked ......
Judie McCaffrey
Loving life and living it to the fullest is how we will always remember Judie (Ronnenberg) McCaffrey, age 71. From twirling her baton in the streets of Independence to the softball fields at Catch for a Cure in Baraboo, everyone had a smile when Judie was near. She passed away peacefully in Baraboo on Saturday, March 5, 2016.Her......
Paul D. Henke
Surrounded by his wife and family Paul Dean Henke lost his long and courageous battle with cancer, and has gone to his eternal rest on Friday, March 11, 2016. Paul was born on October 3, 1954 to Dean Lamoine and Eva Ellen (Murphy) Henke in Baraboo.He grew up on a family farm in the North Freedom area along with his three sisters......
John Christian
John Christian died peacefully at home in Baraboo, Wisconsin on March 9, 2016 after a valiant struggle with Alzheimer's disease. His passion for life, love of his family and friends, and his zest in living was an inspiration to everyone who knew him. He is survived by his loving wife, Marliese Christian, who will very much miss ......
Robert L. Smith
Robert "Bob" L. Smith, 76, of Baraboo passed away on Thursday, March 10, 2016 at his home, surrounded by his family. He was born on May 21, 1939 to Marvin and Susan (Meyer) Smith in Beaver Dam. Robert was united in marriage to Catherine A. Schlough on October 12, 1974 at Bringham Park in Mt. Horeb. He received his Bachelor of A......
Betty J. Wolfrath
Betty J. Wolfrath, age 94, passed away on February 27, 2016 at Highland Village in Elko, NV. She was born on July 23, 1921 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, to Floyd L. Watkins and Ethel D. Watkins. She was the 9th of 11 children. Her mother died when she was 9 years old. The family moved to New London, Wisconsin, where her fathe......
Karen Dombroski
Karen Dombroski, age 67 of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016 at Meriter Hospital in Madison. Karen, daughter of Fritz and Gladys (Hewitt) Steinke was born Aug. 31, 1948. She was employed by the Wisconsin Dells Greyhound Racing track for six years and later worked for several years as a manager of a local gas station i......
Kennan Mahoney
We will miss our Brightest Star, Keenan Mahoney.Keenan, 34, died suddenly on February 7, 2016. Keenan was passionate about his family, his friends and his community. Every person that crossed his path in life was blessed by his enthusiasm and great sense of humor. Keenan had a big personality that will never be forgotten. Knowin......
Juanita S. Greenwood
Juanita Sarah Greenwood, 95, of Baraboo, passed away after living a full and complete life on Saturday, February 27, 2016 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Juanita was born on Sept. 9, 1920 in Reedsburg, the daughter of Harris and Vera (Smith) Thorne. She married George A. Greenwood on Oct. 15, 1938. She was a homemaker all of h......
Lonnie Leon Sutton
Lonnie Leon Sutton, Sr. passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center surrounded by his family at the age of 95. Lonnie was born in Centerville, MO, March 18, 1920 where knowing how to shoot and hunt was a daily routine if you wanted something on the table for supper. He married Audrey Mae Boettcher an......
Frances "Cookie" Setzke
Frances "Cookie" Setzke rejoined the love of her life, Louis Setzke, by following the staircase to heaven he built for them on Monday, February 22, 2016. She was born on December 17, 1941 to Lawrence "Stub" and Carol Lang. She lived in the Sauk Prairie area her entire life and made many local friends through her father's legacy,......
Judy Gehrke
Judith "Judy" Gehrke, age 103 of Baraboo entered her eternal home on Sunday, Feb. 21, 2016 and resided at Our House Assisted Living. Judy was born Feb. 19, 1913 in the town of Honey Creek to Herbert and Emma (Schroeder) Hager. She married Reinhold Gehrke on Jan. 9, 1932; he preceded her in death on July 22, 2004 after 72 years o......
Virginia Eva Conway
Virginia Eva Conway was born June 12, 1923, the daughter of Chris and Eva Schara. She attended St. John's Lutheran School and graduated from Baraboo High School in 1940. In the early 1940's she worked in a defense plant in Milwaukee. She was engaged to George Sprecher who was serving his country in WWII but died in a plane crash......
Donna Gray
Donna Gray, who lived in Baraboo for most of her adult life, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016 at her home surrounded by family.Donna was born on March 19, 1933 to David and Evelyn Trevean near Chili, Wisconsin. Donna spent most of her childhood growing up in Wisconsin Rapids where she met her husband, Dick Gray. Donna and ......
Leland "Lee" Biastock, age 74, passed away on Friday, Feb. 19, 2016 at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo, Wisconsin. Lee, son of Wesley and Winifred (Brown) Biastock was born May 25, 1941 in Waukegan, Illinois. He graduated high school in Waukegan and was then drafted into the United States Air Force. Lee served as a gunner in a B-5......
Beatrice "Betty" Mae (Brei) Beal, 85, of Baraboo, passed into eternal life with her family by her side on Friday, December 11, 2015, at St. Mary's Hospital in Madison.Betty, the daughter of Anton and Thelma (Nelson) Brei, was born on March 2, 1930, in Rozellville, Wisconsin, the second of five children. The family moved to Argyl......
JOHN MORGAN SPRECHER, BARABOOJohn Morgan Sprecher, age 89, passed away peacefully to meet our Lord on Monday, February 15, 2016 at St. Clare Hospice House in Baraboo, surrounded by his loving family. John was born to Noble and Harriet Sprecher on May 25, 1926 in Baraboo, attended high school there and entered the Navy when he wa......
Frederick Kuhl
 We choose to remember Frederick William Kuhl as the man he was and not the man who he became while in the grip of Alzheimer's disease. His was a life filled with service and meaning. Through his work as an educator, he changed the lives of countless young people. The boys who played football on his teams learned what it me......
Douglas B. McMullen
Douglas "Doug" Bruce McMullen, 77, of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, April 10, 2016 at St. Mary's Hospital in Madison. Doug was born on November 25, 1938 to Gene and Claudia McMullen in Seattle, Washington. He was united in marriage to Judy Rogers on June 22, 1962; together they had four children. He later married Kerelyn Nordst......
Vern S. Hanson
Vern Stanley Hanson, 96, of Baraboo passed away on Friday, April 8, 2016 at Our House in Baraboo. He was born on March 15, 1920 to Stanley and Carrie (Vincent) Hanson in the township of Windsor. He was united in marriage to Edna Debeck Hill on April 7, 1956, she preceded him in death on August 10, 1997. He later married Ethel Ge......
Peter S. Pilger
Peter "Pete" Schoen Pilger, age 56, of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, April 3, 2016 at the UW Hospital in Madison. He was born on November 13, 1959 to Richard and Kay (Schoenoff) Pilger in Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri.He was a graduate of Baraboo High School and later received his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from University of......
Barbara Ann Nimmow
Barbara A. Nimmow, age 71 of Baraboo past into eternity Friday, April 1, 2016 at Meriter Hospital in Madison. Barb was born in Chicago on Nov. 8, 1944; the first child of Fred and Pearl (nee Berberich) Long. She was united in marriage to Sigfreid Nimmow on Jan. 19, 1963 in Rock Springs. She had many talents and hobbies including......
Glen R. Steinmetz
Glen Robert Steinmetz, 86, of Baraboo passed away on Monday, March 21, 2016 at the Golden Living Center in Wisconsin Dells. Glen was born on May 30, 1929 to Max and Ada (Premo) Steinmetz in Baraboo. He was united in marriage to June Rychecky on July 16, 1950. Glen grew up farming with his family. He served in the U.S. Army duri......
The world lost an extraordinary man on Tuesday, February 9th, when John "Doc" Green passed away peacefully at the St. Clare Hospice House in Baraboo. He lived 87 rich, blessed years. Doc was born on October 24, 1928 in Solway, Minnesota to parents Mabel (Brown) and John Harry Green. He spent his youth in Bemidji, Minnesota and g......
Dorothy B. Ramsey
Dorothy B. Ramsey, age 96 of Fairfield passed away on Thursday, April 14, 2016 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. She is survived by daughter, Judy Hickernell; son, Robert Fay; three grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and her brother, Eugene Adams. She was preceded in death by her parents; first husband, LeRoy Fay; second h......
Judy Bennin
Judy Bennin, age 74 of West Baraboo, passed away on February 12, 2016 at St. Clare Meadows. She was born on April 3, 1941 to Milton and Elsie Verhulst in Sheboygan, WI. She was united in marriage to John Bennin on November 23, 1963 at Fountain Park Church in Sheboygan. Judy is survived by her husband John; children, Michael Benn......
LaVerne "Tom" Luck
LaVerne (Tom) Luck, 93, passed away February 8, 2016 at the VA Hospital in Madison after a very short illness. He was born February 17, 1922 in the Town of Sumpter to Florian and Ida (Heinz) Luck. He was united in marriage to Glenyce Hill on June 1, 1946 in Baraboo. He was raised on the farm and graduated from Prairie du Sac Hig......
Harold "Mike" Grosinske
Harold "Mike" Grosinske, age 65 of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Mike, son of Harold C. Grosinske and Lucille M. (Smith) Grosinske-Zimmerman was born July 29, 1950 at St. Mary's Ringling Hospital. He was employed by Industrial Coils as a set-up man for 22 years. In his free time Mi......
Richard "Dick" Scully, age 74 of Rock Springs left without Heather's permission on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. Richard, son of Daniel and Margaret (Walsh) Scully was born Sept. 5, 1941 in Seven Mile Creek Township. He graduated from Madonna High School in Mauston in 1959. Dick was drafted into the United States Army and proudly served......
Carna S. Manthey
 Carna Sue Manthey, 71, of Baraboo, WI, passed away Wednesday, February 3, 2016 surrounded by family in the comfort of her home as she requested. She was born April 13, 1944 in Beloit, WI, the daughter of John and Artis (Anderson) Cheadle. Carna was a 1962 graduate of Beloit Memorial High School. She married Ty Manthey on ......
Arlene R. Jordan
Arlene R. Jordan, age 93, passed away peacefully on January 30, 2016 under the care of Aspirus Comfort and Hospice Services at Copperleaf Assisted Living in Weston. Arlene was born in Baraboo, Wisconsin, the only child of Roy and Olga Thuerer on March 13, 1922.She graduated from Baraboo High School class of 1939, and went on to ......
Lyle M. Baumgarten
Lyle Martin Baumgarten, 82, of Lime Ridge, was welcomed into Jesus' loving arms on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, at home. He was born to Martin and Clara (Luetkens) Baumgarten on Oct. 3, 1933, in the Town of Freedom, Sauk County. He was baptized on Oct. 22, 1933 and confirmed on March 30, 1947 at St. John Ev. Lutheran Church, Rock Spr......
Ronald C. Hall
Ronald "Ron" C. Hall, age 51 of Baraboo passed away with loving family members by his side on Friday, Jan. 22, 2016 after a long battle with cancer. Ron, son of Donnie and Betty (Schram) Hall was born Aug. 11, 1964. On Jan. 13, 1995 he was united in marriage to Debbie Gawronski. He is survived by his wife, Debbie; son, Ryan Hall......
David T. Schubring
David "Dave" Tyler Schubring, age 62 of Baraboo passed away on Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016 at home. David, son of Harold and Eleanor (Koerth) Schubring was born on Feb. 22, 1953 in Baraboo. He was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1971. On Aug. 21, 1982 he was united in marriage to Karen Vlasak. He was employed as a Correc......
Dr. Gerald J. Holmen
Dr. Gerald "Jerry" James Holmen, 81, of Baraboo passed away on Monday, Jan. 18, 2016 due to complications after a recent surgery. He was born the son of Guy and Joyce (Dahl) Holmen on Feb. 16, 1934 in Austin, Minnesota. He married Normalee Callaway in 1954 and together they had four children. He later married Kimberly Lewis in 1......
Robert R. Boyd
Robert "Bob" R. Boyd, Jr., 73, of Baraboo passed away on Saturday, January 16, 2016 at the St. Clare Hospice House in Baraboo. He was born the son of Robert R. and Bernadette (Schommer) Boyd on June 27, 1942 in Milwaukee. Bob was a 1960 graduate of the Markeson High School, and later joined the Army; he was honorably discharged ......
Andrew Massong
Andrew Massong passed away January 17, 2016, at the age of 87 at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo. He was born in 1928 in Kikinda, Yugoslavia, and immigrated to the United States in 1949 with his parents and his sister, Catherine, entering in Chicago and eventually settling in Reedsburg. He worked in the woolen mill, where he met h......
Louis Setzke
A carpenter at heart, Louis F. Setzke finished his last job by building his own staircase to heaven on January 15th, 2016. He was born in Madison on July 5th, 1941 to Erwin and Armella "Molly" Setzke. For more than four decades, he owned and operated Setzke Carpentry, Inc. in Prairie du Sac. He was known best for his attention t......
Lola Greenwood
Lola Greenwood, 93, of Baraboo passed away on Thursday, January 14, 2016 at the St. Clare Meadows Care Center. She was born the daughter of Louie and Verdie (Webster) Wagner on July 31, 1922 in Reedsburg. Lola was united in marriage to Donald B. Greenwood on June 10, 1942 at San Louis Obispo, California. Lola was a longtime mem......
Darleen Marie Haagensen
Darleen Marie Haagensen, age 87 of Lake Delton passed away on Monday, Jan. 11, 2016 at Sauk County Health Care Center with family by her side. Darleen, daughter of Ferdinand John and Ella (Steinhorst) Giebel was born April 8, 1928 in Sauk County.On May 28, 1949 she was united in marriage to Harold J. Haagensen; he preceded her ......
Shirley A. Wasilewski
Shirley Ann Wasilewski, 78, of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, January 10, 2016 at the St. Clare Meadows Care Center. She was born the daughter of Julius and Martina (Robers) Banks on September 26, 1937 in Lyons. Shirley was united in marriage to Stanley Wasilewski in Chicago in 1964.For many years Shirley worked as an operator f......
Jerome L. Thiessen
Jerome Lawrence Thiessen, age 75, of Baraboo passed away at home on January 8, 2015. Jerome lived in Wisconsin his whole life, and Baraboo was his home for over 60 years. He was preceded in death by his parents Lawrence C. Thiessen and Irene D. Madson, and his loved-one and companion, Vera Scoles. He is survived by his family in......
Dianne M. Kehoe
 Dianne Marie (Budig) Kehoe, age 68, passed away on Thursday, December 31st, 2015, at home surrounded by her family. She was born on January 28, 1947 in Milwaukee, the first child of Sylvester and Jeannette Budig. She grew up in Madison, Portage and Baraboo and was a graduate of the University of Wisconsin - Madison. Dianne......
Dorothy Elaine Huinker
Dorothy Elaine Huinker, age 84 of Baraboo, passed away peacefully in the arms of her family on Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Dorothy, daughter of Claude and Esther (Hochhaus) Fishel was born Feb. 4, 1931 in Littleport, Iowa. On Aug. 21, 1948 she was united in marriage to Donald A. Huinker at St. Rose ......
Gary Douglas Markley
       Gary Douglas Markley, age 67 of Baraboo passed away on Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015 at home. Gary, son of Virgil and Marguerite (Ott) Markley was born July 5, 1948 in Baraboo. He proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. In his free time Gary enjoyed collect......
Michael Keylock
Michael Keylock, age 67, of North Freedom passed away on January 6, 2016 at home. He was born on November 19, 1948 to Clair and Janet Keylock in Baraboo.Michael was a very talented man and always the perfectionist who loved cars, bikes, guns, and guitars. He ran his own body shop for many years and built many beautiful cars and ......
Charles "Chuck" J. Mortensen
Charles "Chuck" J. Mortensen, age 96, of Baraboo passed away at his home on Sunday December 27, 2015. He was born on March 12, 1919 to Wiggo and Pearl (Hemminway) Mortensen in Baraboo. Chuck was united in marriage to Evelyn Farr on December 6, 1941 in Baraboo.Chuck was an avid hunter and gardener. He enjoyed watching his grandso......
Howard C. Larsen
Howard C. Larsen of Baraboo Howard C. Larsen, age 83, passed away peacefully on December 27, 2015. Howard was born to Howard and Laura (Wolkow) Larsen on March 29, 1932 in Shell Lake, Washburn County, Wisconsin. Howard came to the Baraboo area at an early age when his family moved to a farm on Happy Hill south of North Freedom. ......
Chad G. Bearden
Chad G. Bearden, age 42, of Baraboo passed away unexpectedly from a car accident on Friday, December 25, 2015. Born the son of Gale Bearden and Kathryn Luke on May 1, 1973 in Great Falls, Montana.He was currently employed at Skinner Transport out of Reedsburg. Chad was an avid motorcyclist with many friends. He was an outdoorsma......
Virginia M. Lenihan
Virginia M. Lenihan, age 100, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 23, 2015 surrounded by her loving family. She was born May 25, 1915 to William and Rose (Hoadley) Blair in Evansville, Indiana, raised in Kansas City, MO and relocated to Baraboo; where she graduate from Baraboo High School. She married Francis D. Leniha......
Lyle Olson
Lyle Olson of Mauston, age 58, passed away peacefully on December 22, 2015 at Golden Living Center in Wisconsin Dells. He was born on March, 27, 1957 to Melvin and Lorraine Olson in Baraboo. He was an avid bowler much of his life and he enjoyed spending much time with his family and friends. Lyle is survived by his daughters; Sh......
Mary Kruse
Mary Kruse, age 88 of Baraboo passed away on Monday, Dec. 21, 2015 at Meadow Ridge Assisted Living. Mary, daughter of Manuel and Deolinda (Albuerqueque) Pina was born May 21, 1927. She was united in marriage to Carl H. Kruse on June 17, 1950, at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Taunton, Mass. Mary retired from St. Clare Hospital......
David E. Borowski
David E. Borowski, age 78, of Baraboo passed away on Thursday, December 17, 2015 at St. Clare Hospice House.Dave, the son of the late Anthony and Anastasia (Schlewski) Borowski, was born on August 5, 1937 in Milwaukee. He served in the United State Air Force from 1954-1958. Following his time in the service, he then married Ruth......
Mark Reitz
Mark Reitz, age 57, of Baraboo passed away peacefully on December 13, 2015 surrounded by his family after a year-long battle with leukemia. He was born on February 27, 1958 to Robert and Mildred Reitz in Edgerton. He was united in marriage to Sharyl Anderson on June 27, 1981 in St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Edgerton.Mark gradu......
Arphaline Church
Arphaline R. Church, age 96, passed away on Saturday, December 12, 2015 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. She was born on October 12, 1919 to Emil and Selma Zimmerly. She was united in marriage to Kenneth Church on October 12, 1938. She worked for many years as a receptionist at multiple clinics. Arphaline was a long time member......
Nancy J. Bayer
Nancy Jean (Werth) Bayer, 76, of Baraboo passes away on Wednesday, December 9, 2015 at the St. Clare Hospice House. She was born the daughter of Rudolph and Clara (Bronsky) Werth on July 1, 1939. She was united in marriage to Frederic Bayer in 1958 in Baraboo.Nancy was an avid reader and gardener. She loved horses and cranes; an......
Nancy J. Bayer
Nancy Jean (Werth) Bayer, 76, of Baraboo passes away on Wednesday, December 9, 2015 at the St. Clare Hospice House. She was born the daughter of Rudolph and Clara (Bronsky) Werth on July 1, 1939. She was united in marriage to Frederic Bayer in 1958 in Baraboo. Nancy was an avid reader and gardener. She loved horses and cranes; a......
Dorothy Zamzow
Dorothy Zamzow, age 93, of Baraboo passed away on Thursday, December 10, 2015 at the St. Clare Meadows Care Center in Baraboo. She was born the daughter of George and Edith (Cook) Beahm on July 16, 1922 in Marcellon Township. Dorothy was united in marriage to Alwyn C. Zamzow on November 19, 1942.Over the years Dorothy worked at ......
Roger Rudolph of Baraboo
Roger Rudolph, age 67, of Baraboo passed away on December 7, 2015 at St. Clare Hospital due to complications from pulmonary fibrosis. He was born on Christmas Day 1947, the eldest child of Oscar and Arleen Rudolph, in the town of Honey Creek. He graduated in 1966 from Baraboo High School and went on to serve his country in the U......
Father Eugene Stillings
Father Eugene Stillings, born of Carl Raymond and Cora Louise (Nelson) Stillings in Madison Co., OH (registered in Union Co.) on 15 Nov. 1919 - Baptized 29 Feb. 1920 in Trinity Parish Church, London, OH - Confirmed in St. Paul's Parish, Marion, OH in 1930 - married in Trinity Parish, Bellefontaine, OH Oct. 11, 1945 - ordained in......
Jean Erma Zimmerman
Jean Erma Zimmerman, age 87, of Baraboo passed away on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015, at St. Clare Hospice House. Jean, daughter of Erich and Erna (Mueller) Albrecht was born on Sept. 1, 1928. She was united in marriage to William "Bill" C. Zimmerman on Sept. 15, 1945, in Baraboo; he preceded her in death on Feb. 29, 2008. She was a lo......
Jefferey D. Lauver
Jefferey David Lauver, age 60 of Sun Prairie passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015. Jefferey, son of Floyd "Larry" Lauver and Elaine (Stieve) Zellmer was born Oct. 14, 1955 in Baraboo. He was baptized and confirmed at St. John's Lutheran Church in Baraboo. He was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1974. He graduated fr......
Walter Kinzler
Walter Kinzler, age 95, of Baraboo passed away December 2, 2015 at St. Clare Meadows. He was born March 13, 1920 to Gustav and Clara Kinzler. Walter is survived by his wife, JoAnne of 35 years; children, Rachel Kinzler, Gerald (Cheri) Kinzler, Sharyn (Douglas) Gamer, David (Charlene) Kinzler, Rosemary (Bill) DeRocher, Julie (Br......
Maurice L. Moyer
Maurice L. Moyer died at St. Clare Hospital on November 30, 2015 at the age of 95. He was born near Washington Court House, Ohio to H.P. and Elsie (Hinson) Moyer. Maurice graduated from Washington High School in 1938 and attended Ohio State University. He farmed the family farm before entering the service in 1944. Maurice served......
Violet E. Lawrence
Violet Elsie Lawrence, age 93, of Baraboo passed away with her family by her side on Tuesday, November 24, 2015, at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo. She was born the second daughter of Erich and Erna (Mueller) Albrecht on May 6, 1922, in Baraboo. Violet was united in marriage to Kenneth R. Lawrence on June 7, 1947, at St. John's L......
Jeanne Marie Blum
Jeanne Marie Blum, age 71 of Baraboo passed away unexpectedly at home on Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015. Jeanne, daughter of Leonard "Chickie" and Alvina (Theis) Baier was born April 6, 1944 in Sauk City. She was a graduate of Sauk City High School. In June of 1982 she was united in marriage to Rodney Blum in The Little Brown Church in ......
Linda S. Carlock
On Nov. 18, 2015 at the age of 66 Linda Sue Carlock passed quietly away while in the company of her greatest treasure, her family. Linda, daughter of Matthew and Anita (Moore) Bartol was born April 21, 1949 in Chicago. She leaves behind her beloved husband of 47 years, James Carlock; children, Tammy (Bud) Seufzer of Wisconsin De......
James M. Williams
On Nov. 15, 2015 James M. Williams "Happy the Clown" beloved father, friend and Circus personality journeyed to his heavenly home at St. Clare Meadows Care Center!Happy, son of William W. and Florence H. (Walther) Williams was born Dec. 19, 1943 in Milwaukee. He attended Boys Tech in Milwaukee and worked as a cabinet maker while......
Earl McKittrick
Earl Lee McKittrick, 67, of Adams passed away on November 12, 2015. Earl was born the son of Bernard and Bertha (Witham) McKittrick on April 20, 1948 in Madison.Earl proudly served his country in the U.S. Army, having served during the Vietnam War. He was an avid fisherman, and loved to visit his favorite spot at the "Quarry Pon......
Samuel T. Burns
Samuel T. Burns, age 83 of Lyndon Station passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015 at the VA Hospital in Madison. Samuel, son of Thomas and Blanche (Wanke) Burns was born April 5, 1932 in Wausau. On Dec. 8, 1962 he was united in marriage to Shirley Higgins in Frezno, California. Sam was employed as a meat cutter for most of his l......
Frances Safranek Stewart
 Frances Safranek Stewart passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015 in her Wisconsin Dells home. Fran was born on May 2, 1929 in Pulaski, WI to Jan and Anna Luberda. She lived many years in Wisconsin, Chicago and Carpentersville, IL and Clearwater and Lake Panasoffkee, FL. She had many jobs throughout her lifetime.......
Debra Marie Davis-Beschta
Debra Marie Davis-Beschta, age 62 of Baraboo passed away on Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015 at Meriter Hospital. Debra, daughter of Alvie and Shirley (Zuelsdorf) Sutfin was born July 29, 1953 in Portage. In her free time she enjoyed researching and working on her family tree. Her grandchildren were the light of her life.She is survived b......
Donna Marie Jones
Donna Marie Jones, age 84 of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015 at St. Clare Meadows. She was born to Fred and Violet Radke on January 21, 1931. She was raised on a farm near Wauzeka, WI and enjoyed her many visits back to the area. She worked as a secretary at Meade Construction in Lodi for many years.Donna had many ho......
Adeline Thressa Lange
Adeline "Addy" Thressa Lange, age 98 of North Freedom passed away on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015 at Sauk County Health Care Center. Adeline, daughter of Herman and Susan (Repka) Kopf was born Aug. 11, 1917 in Ableman (now Rock Springs). On Dec. 8, 1934 she was united in marriage to Clifford Lange in Rock Springs.In her free time she ......
LaVonne Sarah O'Brien
LaVonne Sarah O'Brien, age 83 of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015 at her home with her family by her side. LaVonne, daughter of Otto and Sarah (Lyon) Schenkat was born Dec. 27, 1931 in North Freedom at the family farm. She was a graduate of Baraboo High School. On Feb. 9, 1952 she was united in marriage to Robert O'B......
Elaine June Alwin
Elaine June Alwin passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Elaine was born January 31, 1927, daughter of Walter and Barbara (Accola) Luck in the town of Sumpter. Elaine attended Hillside School and Prairie du Sac High School. While attending high school she worked at Sauk City Telephon......
Donald E. Rau
        Donald Edward Rau, aged 86, passed away at home on Saturday, October 10, 2015 surrounded by love. Don was born on April 3, 1929 to Marguerite and John Rau. Just as his mother had been before him, he was born on his grandparents' farm near Devil's Lake in Baraboo.He was baptized and......
Bernice A. Leifer
Bernice Audrey Leifer, age 86, of North Freedom passed away on Wednesday, October 14, 2015 at the Reedsburg Senior Life Center surrounded by her family. She was born the daughter of Howard and Ruth (Zick) Hill on April 30, 1929 in Honey Creek Township. Bernice was united in marriage to Leon Dale Leifer, he preceded her in death ......
Francis John Miller
Francis John Miller, age 97, of Baraboo passed away October 7, 2015 at St. Clare Meadows. Francis is survived by his daughter Dorothy (Husband, Jerry) Gragg of Salesville, AR; sister Florence Simon of Campbellsport, WI; two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.Francis was preceded in death by his wife, Mary; three sisters......
Jacqueline Ann "Jackie" Sprecher, age 85 of Baraboo passed away on Friday, Oct. 9, 2015 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center with her family at her side. Jackie, daughter of Harry and Emma Bazzill was born Aug. 28, 1930 in Baraboo. She was a graduate of Baraboo High School, Class of 1948. On July 28, 1950 she was united in marriage ......
Carol J. Luther
Carol J. (nee Grosinske) Luther, of Baraboo born September, 5, 1933 in North Freedom, passed away after a courageous fight with cancer on Tuesday, September 29, 2015. She died in the care of the compassionate staff at the St. Clare Hospice House in Baraboo, continuously surrounded by the love and laughter of her family and frien......
Larry Zimmerman
Larry L. Zimmerman, age 76, passed away on Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at St. Mary's Hospital in Madison surrounded by his family. He was born on February 16, 1939 to Roy and Dora (Ackerman) Zimmerman in Burke, South Dakota. Larry was united in marriage to Jean on August 2, 1968 in Rockford, Ill.Larry was employed by Warner-La......
Lacretta M. Premo
Lacretta M. Premo, age 75 of Rock Springs passed away on Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015 at Golden Living in Wisconsin Dells. Lacretta, daughter of Elmer and Esther (Shepard) Purdy was born on May 7, 1940. She graduated from Webb High School in Reedsburg. She was united in marriage to Floyd J. Premo, Sr. Lacretta worked at Olin Badger ......
Joyce Anna Peters of Baraboo
Joyce Anna (Schaefer) Peters, 88 of Baraboo died on September 25, 2015. She was born on April 27, 1927 in Marshfield, Wisconsin. She attended school in Marshfield. On October 27, 1944, she married George Gerhardt Peters at St. Michaels church in Wausau. She lived in various places throughout Wisconsin then settled in Baraboo ap......
Randall "Randy" Armbruster age 55 of Baraboo went home to his Lord on Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015 at his home. Randy, son of Harold and Edna (Radtke) Armbruster was born on March 28, 1960 in Baraboo. He was a graduate of Baraboo High School. He was employed by Robinson Wholesale and Joe Bucher Outdoors for over 20 years as a sales m......
Douglas "Doug" Hollinsed, age 59 of Baraboo passed away due to a brain aneurysm on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015 at St. Mary's Hospital surrounded by his family. Doug, son of Douglas and Geraldine (Bender) Hollinsed was born Feb. 16, 1956 in Baraboo.He was united in marriage to Anne Rindfleisch on May 19, 2001 in Baraboo.He was a lov......
Catherine "Kay" Louise Bainbridge, age 88, of Baraboo passed away on Saturday, September 19, 2015 at the St. Clare Hospice House. She was born on November 15, 1926 to Clinton and Marieta (Jones) Liddicoat in Cobb. She was united in marriage to John Bainbridge on June 30, 1956, he preceded her death in 2004.Kay started her workin......
Ervin F. Janowiak
Ervin "Erv" F. Janowiak, age 91, of Baraboo passed away on Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at his home. Erv was born the son of Edmund and Anna (Wozniak) Janowiak on February 17, 1924 in Milwaukee. He was united in marriage to Henrietta Goetz on August 17, 1946 in Milwaukee; she preceded him in death in 2011.Erv is survived by his chil......
Gilman Eugene Lincoln
Gilman Eugene Lincoln Jr. "Manape" (Warrior), age 66, of Baraboo, Wisconsin, passed away on Monday, September 14, 2015, at Maplewood Nursing Home, in Sauk City, Wisconsin. He was born on December 1, 1948, to Gilman E. Lincoln Sr. and Virginia (Goodbear) Lincoln. Gilman graduated from Tomah high school and enlisted in the United......
Ronald E. Pierce
Ronald Edward Pierce, age 77, of LaValle formerly of Baraboo passed away on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at UW Hospital in Madison. Ronald was born on April 12, 1938 to Edward and Marie (Dischler) Pierce in Baraboo. He lived in West Baraboo for nearly 40 years, and during this time he was united in marriage to Nancy Mudrak on Oc......
Amanda R. McGann
Amanda Rae McGann, age 20, of Merrimac passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, September 3, 2015. She was born on November 12, 1994 to Michael and Caroline (Wagner) McGann in Baraboo.Amanda had such a caring nature that was honest and genuine. She was a special person who seemed to leave a spark with anyone she met. Amanda was a d......
Johannes Harjung
Johannes"Johann" Harjung, age 75, of Baraboo passed away on Friday, September 4, 2015 at the Maplewood Nursing Home in Sauk City. He was born on July 25, 1940 in Yugoslavia to Jakob and Eva (Monk) Harjung. He was united in marriage to Rosemarie Stach on July 25, 1960. Johann owned and operated a wood working business for forty y......
Donald E. Strampe
Donald "Donnie" Strampe, Jr. age 61 of Rock Springs passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015 at Agrace HospiceCare in Fitchburg. Donnie was born Feb. 16, 1954 in Janesville to Donald and Janice (Fisher) Strampe Sr. In his free time Donnie enjoyed hunting and fishing.Survivors include his mother, Janice; son, Drae (Kristin)Strampe......
Maude V. Lain
Maude V. Lain, age 91, passed away August 24, 2015 at The Artisan. She was born June 6, 1924 to James and Irma Gillem. She was a big fan of the Packers and the Brewers, an avid card player, and always had a good sense of humor. Maude is survived by her children, Don Kennedy of Baraboo, Darcy (James) Sheriff of Baraboo, Nancy Cr......
Dennis Buelow
Dennis Buelow, age 72, of Baraboo passed away Sunday, August 23, 2015 at St. Clare Meadows following a brief battle with cancer. He was born on February 25, 1943 to Norton and Dorothy Buelow. Dennis was employed as a truck driver by several construction companies in the area. He enjoyed camping with his many friends, playing car......
Anne Cerasani
Baraboo, Wisc. -Anne Cerasani , 92, died Monday, August 17, 2015. She was born Oct. 12, 1923, in Lombard, IL, daughter to Einar and Regina (Knudsen) Holte, Married Frank Cerasani on June 22, 1946. Anne was involved with family and crafts. She was a hobbyist; Rosmaling (Norwegian painting) was a specialty of Anne's. In retiremen......
Frank Cerasani
Baraboo, Wisc. -Frank Cerasani, 92, died Friday, August 14, 2015. He was born June 18, 1923, in Melrose Park, IL, son of Emilio and Louise (Cavone) Cerasani, Served in the United States Army during WWII, (Burma Road), He married Anne "Liz" Holte on June 22, 1946. Frank was a member of the Moose Lodge, VFW, Baraboo Country Club......
Warren V. Beal
Warren V. Beal, age 94 of Baraboo passed into eternal life with his family by his side on Sunday, August 16, 2015 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Warren, son of Thomas and Ludwin Estelle (Bohn) Beal was born on Oct. 2, 1920 in Alliance, Nebraska. His father passed away when he was 3 months old, and with the help of generous re......
Harold "Butch" Rau, age 74 of Baraboo passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015 at his home. Harold, son of John and Marguerite (Marquardt) Rau was born April 4, 1941 in Baraboo. He was united in marriage to Judy Adams at St. John's Lutheran Church in Baraboo, where he was also baptized. Butch proudly served four years in the Unit......
Diana M. Gantz
Diana May Gantz, age 87, of Baraboo entered into eternal rest on Monday, August 17, 2015 at the St. Clare Meadows Care Center. She was born the daughter of Paul Edwin and Mary Elizabeth (Davis) Wilkins on October 8, 1927. Diana was united in marriage to Harley Fox Gantz on September 11, 1948 in Sharon, PA.Diana attended the Seto......
Warren V. Beal
Warren V. Beal, age 94 of Baraboo passed away on Sunday, August 16, 2015 with his family by his side. Survivors include his wife of over 62 years, Betty of Baraboo; children, Ann (Gary) Karch of Glen Ellyn, Ill., Andy Beal of Madison, Matthew Beal of Baraboo, Joseph Beal of Chicago, Ill., James Beal of Madison, Dan (Michelle) Be......
Reuben Beiswanger
Reuben Beiswanger died on Tuesday, August 11, 2015. He was born at home on a farm in Sheridan Township near Ridgeland on October 11, 1925; the son of Emil and Ida (Klozinski) Beiswanger. He graduated from Prairie Farm High School in 1943. He was a veteran of World War II, serving as Staff Sargeant with the 7th Calvary in the oc......
Joan Martin
       Joan Martin, age 75, of Baraboo passed away suddenly on Monday, August 10, 2015 at her home. She was born to Clifford and Wanda (Loomis) Wolkow. She was united in marriage to Donald Martin September 27, 1958. Joan was an active member of Emanuel United Methodist Church since 1958. She wa......
David Gregerson
David Gregerson, 77 a long time resident of rural Wisconsin Dells passed August 5, 2015 in the Sauk Prairie Hospital. He was born In Chicago, December 10, 1937, the only child of George and Evelyn (Hagborg) Gregerson. They moved to the Wisconsin Dells area in 1940 when David was just 3 years old. He attended a local rural one ro......
Elaine Ploof
Elaine Ploof, age 53, of Baraboo passed away July 31, 2015 peacefully at home. She was born to Orval McCabe and Dorothy Big Thunder on December 10, 1961. She was married to David Ploof on March 15, 1996. Elaine was a cook first and foremost and an avid gardener. She was a kind hearted soul and would give to anyone. She loved bei......
James "Jim" Quandt, age 83 of North Freedom, passed away following a 10 month battle with cancer on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at home, with his family by his side. Jim, son of Ernest and Ethel (Dahlke) Quandt was born on July 22, 1932. He graduated in 1949 from Baraboo High School and continued his education by attending a UW Farm ......
Virginia "Ginny" E. Fyksen
Virginia "Ginny" E. Fyksen, 74, of Eagle River, WI peacefully went home to her eternal rest on Sunday, July 26, 2015 at the St. Clare Hospice House in Baraboo, WI. She was born on March 25, 1941 to Joseph and Viola (Mixdorf) Goll in Milwaukee. She was united in marriage to Douglas Fyksen on April 12, 1958 in Milwaukee. Ginny is ......
Thomas Martin Mueller
Thomas "Tom" Mueller, age 62 of Baraboo passed away peacefully with family by his side on Monday, July 27, 2015 at St. Clare Hospice House. Tom, son of Donald and Patricia (Shields) Mueller was born April 7, 1953. He attended and graduated from Reedsburg High School with the Class of 1971. On April 4, 1987 he was united in marri......
Darlene Mae Klem
Darlene Mae Klem, Baraboo Darlene Mae (Bates) Klem of Baraboo was born to Dell and Esther Bates on Oct. 3, 1927. She married Charles H. Dumke on Dec. 14, 1944 and later divorced. She married Al Klem on Nov. 29, 1980.  She is survived by her husband, Al; four children, Pat (Denny) Bauer of Weslaco, TX, Judy (Jeff) Werne......
Virginia A. Miller
Virginia "Giny" A. Miller, age 92, passed away on Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at the St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo. She was born on August 31, 1922 to Carl and Hazel (Springer) Neitzel. Giny was united in marriage to Donald Miller on March 8, 1944; he preceded her in death on April 14, 1971. Giny spent her working years at the Badg......
Margaret A. Thies of Reedsburg
Margaret A. Thies, age 77, of Reedsburg passed away on Tuesday July 14, 2015 at the Agrace Hospice in Madison after a long illness. She was married to Fred Thies and was a homemaker. Margaret is survived by her husband Fred; daughters Marthlena (Dean) Schellenberger and Paula Thies; grandchildren Ronald (Jenna), Andrew (Sara), a......
Frank John Christianson
Frank John Christianson, age 93, of Baraboo passed away July 12, 2015 in Wisconsin Dells. He was born to William and Dorthea Christianson on March 25, 1922. Frank was united in marriage to Virginia Hagar in 1942. Frank enjoyed spending time hunting. He also spent his time fishing in Canada and Lake Michigan with the boys. He wor......
Ethel E. Smith
 Ethel E. Smith, age 96, a lifelong Baraboo area resident, passed away on Saturday, July 4, 2015 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. The former Ethel E. Schultz was born in Merrimac on Nov. 17, 1918. Ethel retired after working many years at Eagle Signal.Survivors include one son, Jerry (Diane) Smith of LaValle, three grandso......
Orville "Orv" Vertein
Orville "Orv" Vertein, age 80, passed away on Thursday, July 2, 2015 at his home in North Freedom, WI.Orville, son of Walter and Florence (Voll) Vertein, was born at his maternal grandparents' home in the Township of Baraboo. He grew up on his parent's farm in the Township of Freedom, half a mile from where he was born, and atte......
Estelle M. Vosen
Estelle Marie Vosen, 83, of Bullhead City,Az formerly of Merrimac passed away on Tuesday, June 30, 2015. She was born the daughter of Carl and Alice (Frantz) Vosen on July 16, 1931 in Merrimac. Estelle attended the St. Louis University where she received her Master's of Science in Nursing. She spent her entire career in the hea......
Jerold "Jerry" Prindle
Jerold "Jerry" Prindle of West Baraboo, age 64 passed away on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at UW Hospital. He was born to Elmer and Ila (Dowd) Prindle on January 19, 1951. He was united in marriage to Cheryl. He served in the army for 4 years and served in Vietnam. He cared for his mother for many years. Jerold had always loved to h......
Henry W. Meyer
Henry W. Meyer, Sr., age 95, of Baraboo passed away on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at St. Clare Hospice House.Henry, son of Fred and Ida (Schuman) Meyer was born in the Township of Burke in Dane County on April 4, 1920. He graduated from Oxford High School in the class of 1940. On June 13, 1942 Henry enlisted in the United States A......
Donald Gordon Marshall
Donald Gordon Marshall, age 101 of Baraboo, died on Saturday, June 20, 2015 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center in Baraboo. Donald, the son of Jabez J. and Nora G. (Miller) Marshall, was born on March 25, 1914 in the Town of Ironton in Sauk County, Wisconsin. After school and working on the family farm for several years, Don enlist......
ADOLPH F. HOOKER
Adolph F. Hooker, 94, of Baraboo, passed away at home on Wednesday, June 17, 2015.Adolph was born at home in Greenfield Township in Vernon County, the son of Frank and Millie (Snorek) Hooker. Adolph was a farmer most of his life. He also worked for Sauk County until retirement.He is survived by his wife of fifty eight years, Eva......
Betty J. Borski
The remarkable and beautiful Betty Jane (Johnson) Borski, a woman of strong mind, spirit and opinion passed away late Friday, June 12, 2015.She was loved and appreciated by her children, Lynn (Randy) Webster, David (Janice Busse) Borski, Jean (Don) Rogers and Dan (Paula Riesch) Borski. Cherished by her grandchildren, Kevin (Rhon......
Joyce E. Albert
Joyce E. Albert, age 90 of Baraboo, passed away Friday, June 5, 2015 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. She was born on Oct. 1, 1924 in Baraboo, the daughter of James T. Albert and Mabel (Schlender) Albert. She worked for the State of Wisconsin, Dept. of Public Instruction for many years. Joyce is survived by many cousins includi......
Bernard James Rabata
Bernard James Rabata went home to be with the Lord on June 8th 2015. He passed away at home, with his loving wife at his side, after a brief battle with cancer. Bernard was 80 years old at the time of his death. Bernard was born October 8th, 1934 in the Town of Union in Vernon County in a locale known as Twin Ash. He was the thi......
Patricia Ann "Pat" Murwin
Patricia Ann "Pat" Murwin, age 74 of Baraboo passed away on Saturday, June 6, 2015 at Lakeview Medical Center in Rice Lake. Pat, daughter of Clifford "Dwight" and Catherine (Whittet) Long was born Nov. 30, 1940. She graduated from Edgerton High School with the class of 1959. On June 27, 1959 she was united in marriage to Oliver ......
Anne M. Rakos
Anne M. Rakos, age 61 of Baraboo passed away on Thursday, June 4, 2015. Anne, daughter of Anthony and Dorothy (Clemens) Rakos was born Aug. 3, 1953 in Illinois. She attended and later graduated from Immaculate Conception School in Elmhurst, Ill. Following graduation she moved to Colorado to attend college and received her Bachel......
James F. Udulutch
James "Jim" F. Udulutch, 69, passed away peacefully with his family at his side on Thursday, June 4, 2015. He was born June 2, 1946 in Sparta, WI to Bernard "Guy" and Bernadette (Heilman) Udulutch. He grew up on the family farm in Wilton, WI. He married Edith Domke on September 6, 1969 and moved to Baraboo where they raised thei......
Gary "Butch" Klingenmeyer, age 69, died Sunday, May 31, 2015 at his home. Butch was born Jan. 5, 1946 to Lawrence and Wanda (Meske) Klingenmeyer, the sixth of six sons. During his lifetime, he worked for many years as a bricklayer/mason. Butch finished his working career as a supervisor at Badger Army Ammunition, until he was di......
Lucille LaMar
Lucille Elizabeth LaMar, age 94, passed away Saturday May 30, 2015 in Downing, Missouri. She was the daughter of Burr and Fern Apker. She was united in marriage to Vernon LaMar on February 13, 1939.She worked at Allis Chalmers for 12 years, Rivers Edge Resort, and enjoyed her family and her pet dog, Peanut.Lucille is survived by......
Clarence H. Schellenberger
Clarence H. Schellenberger, Baraboo Clarence H. Schellenberger, age 103 of Baraboo, passed away on Friday, May 29, 2015 at Maplewood of Sauk City.Clarence, son of Henry and Bertha (Hippler) Schellenberger was born May 16, 1912 in at home in Baraboo. On April 9, 1938 he was united in marriage to Myra Stieve at St. John's Lutheran......
Stuart Arthur Schlender
Stuart Arthur Schlender, age 92 of Baraboo died on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. Stuart, son of Fred and Helen (Jahn) Schlender was born on May 11, 1923 in Baraboo. He attended Ikey Elementary School and graduated from Baraboo High School. On March 29, 1946 he was united in marriage to Elizabeth Brenema......
Edward J. Tourdot
Edward "Ed" Tourdot, age 88 of West Baraboo passed away peacefully on Monday, May 25, 2015 at home with his wife, Patricia at his side. Ed, son of August and Florence (Kaldenberg) Tourdot was born March 19, 1927 in Reedsburg. He graduated from Reedsburg High School. Following high school he was drafted into the United States Arm......
Gloria J. Hein
Gloria Jean Hein "Glo", age 67, born March 15, 1948, of Baraboo, went to be with her Heavenly father on May 5, 2015 after a courageous battle with cancer. Everyone that knew Gloria, had a true friend; she will be remembered by her contagious smile, enthusiastic greetings, generosity and always looking for the positive in everyon......
Bruce Wallace
Bruce C. Wallace, 72, passed away on Friday, May 22, 2015 at his home in Baraboo. He was born on Dec. 5, 1942, the son of Charles and Lillian (Urban) Wallace. He was united in marriage to Shirley Hyer on Nov. 12, 1983. He graduated from Menomonee Falls High School and proudly served in the US Army, being stationed in Germany. He......
Patrick W. Zimmerman
Patrick Willard Zimmerman, age 50 of Baraboo was called to his heavenly home on Monday, May 4, 2015. Patrick bravely fought cancer of an unknown origin with strength, courage, and the comfort of knowing the Lord was holding him closely every step of the way.Patrick, son of Willard and Violet (Phippen) Zimmerman was born January ......
Gloria Jean "Glo" Hein
Gloria Jean Hein "Glo", age 67, born March 15, 1948, of Baraboo, went to be with her Heavenly father on May 5, 2015 after a courageous battle with cancer. Everyone that knew Gloria, had a true friend; she will be remembered by her contagious smile, enthusiastic greetings, generosity and always looking for the positive in everyon......
Audrey Mae Gray
Audrey Mae Gray, age 79, of Baraboo passed away on Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at St. Clare Hospice House. Audrey, daughter of William and Marie (Stauffacher) Volz was born on March 8, 1936 in Lime Ridge. She was united in marriage to Carroll R. Gray on Jan. 29, 1955.Survivors include her children, Gerald Gray of Baraboo, Cindy (Arthur......
Patrick W. Zimmerman
Patrick W. Zimmerman, age 50, of Baraboo passed away on Monday, May 4, 2015. Full obituary will be available on Wednesday, May 6, 2015.......
Robert "Bob" Donald Bell, Sr., age 81 of Baraboo passed away on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at his home. Robert, son of James and Lorraine (Kopf) Bell was born March 13, 1934 in Ableman. He graduated from Reedsburg High School. Upon graduation he enlisted in the U. S. Army. After three years of service he was honorably discharge a......
Michael D. Kubiniec
Michael "Big Mike" D. Kubiniec, Sr. "DUCK" passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 22, 2015. Mike, son of Stanley and Aldina (Ruscito) Kubiniec was born April 30, 1955 in Chicago, Illinois. On March 22, 1973 he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps. Mike was a proud Vietnam veteran who traveled the world. He was honorabl......
Sylvia D. King
Sylvia D. King, age 84, of Deforest passed away on Saturday, April 18, 2015 at the St. Clare Hospital surrounded by her family. She was born on January 20, 1931, in North Freedom to Herman and Agnes (Baumgarten) Licht. She was united in marriage in 1960 to Leonard King in Madison.She attended a rural elementary school and gradua......
Alice M. Ulrich
Alice Marie Ulrich, age 77, of North Freedom passed away on Friday, April 17, 2015 at the Meadow View Memory Care in Baraboo. Alice was born the daughter of Herman and Marie (Kessler) Doering on August 18, 1937 in Baraboo. She was united in marriage to James Ulrich on July 14, 1956 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in North Freedom.......
Marjorie (Sommer) Andrews-Rollins-Lythjohan
How do you sum up a life in a few short paragraphs? "The most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or touched, they must be felt with the heart" Helen Keller. Mom will forever remain in our hearts.Marjorie (Sommer) Andrews-Rollins-Lythjohan of Sauk City, age 86, was promoted to heaven on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at Maplew......
Orville Cecil Eyers
Orville Cecil Eyers of Baraboo, and wintered in Donna, TX passed away on Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at the Amara Hospice in Edinburg, Tx; at the age of 93. Orville, son of Fred and Hazel (Herring) Eyers was born Oct. 1, 1921 in Madison. He was united in marriage to Virginia Raschein on Dec. 18, 1942 in Baraboo, she preceded him in......
Nina J. (Schroeder) LaPorte
Nina J. (Schroeder) LaPorte, age 78, was called to her eternal rest on Monday, April 6th in Edinburg, Texas.Nina is survived by her second husband, Elmer James LaPorte, of Edinburg, Texas; one sister, Marvel Tomczak of Jefferson, Wisconsin; four children, Robin Bialke of Lake Delton, Wisconsin, Rocky Schroeder of Burlington, Wis......
Darton Drake
 Darton (Dart) E. Drake chose to go be with the Lord, April 7th, 2015. He was 66 years old at the time of his death and was living in Portland, Oregon.Darton was born October 1st, 1948 in Madison, WI to Glen and Charlotte Drake. He spent the majority of his life in Baraboo, WI where he built a very successful photography bu......
Gladys F. Getschman
Gladys Frieda Getschman, 78, of Baraboo passed away on Saturday, May 16, 2015 in Baraboo. She was born the daughter of Fred and Anna (Mellenthin) Petzke on August 2, 1936 in the Denzer area. Gladys was united in marriage to James Getschman on May 18, 1957.Gladys was a very active member of the Emanuel United Methodist Church in ......
Hazel E. Leiser
Hazel E. Leiser passed away on Saturday, May 16, 2015 at Meadow Ridge Assisted Living in Baraboo at the age of 88. Born in Baraboo on June 26, 1926 she was the seventh child of Edward and Carrie Amy (Beardsley) Wieglow's eight children. She graduated from Baraboo High School in 1944 and married Ronald D. "Roundy" Leiser a year l......
Rodney L. "Bub" Williams, of Baraboo, passed away on February 12, 2017 at the age of 93 and the world lost a great man and an even better husband and father. He was born December 20, 1923 to Hugh and Ida Williams. He graduated from Baraboo High School in 1941 and was a proud member of their undefeated football team and a Golden ......
Nancy A. Vodak
      Nancy Ann (Ready) Vodak of North Freedom, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at St. Clare Hospice House in Baraboo. Nancy was born the daughter of Francis and Irma (Braatz) Ready on February 23, 1931 in Watertown. She grew up in Baraboo and Reedsburg, graduating from Reedsburg Hig......
Dorothy Faber
Dorothy E. Faber, 95, of Jefferson formerly of Baraboo passed away on Monday, May 11, 2015 at the Jefferson Memory Care. Dorothy was born the daughter of Arthur and Johanna (Mears) Mullaley on September 12, 1919 in Bear Creek Township. She was united in marriage to Vincent Faber on December 1, 1943 at St. Patrick's Catholic Chur......
Karen D. Terlep
Karen D. Terlep, age 59, of Baraboo passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 2, 2015 at St. Mary's Hospital in Madison, following a brief illness. Karen was born on February 2, 1956 to John and Mary Cobe in Nabinway, Michigan. She was united in marriage to the love of her life, Robert Terlep on March 13, 1981. Karen worked as a......
Marjorie "Marge" Amelia Zimmerman, age 88, of Baraboo passed away on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at Oak Park Place.Marjorie, daughter of Ernest and Myrtle (Leatherberry) Klemm was born on Jan. 16, 1927 in Baraboo. She graduated with the last graduating class from North Freedom High School. She was united in marriage to Leo Zimmerman......
Mikkel "Mik" L. Anderson
Mikkel "Mik" L. Anderson, age 70, of Baraboo passed away on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at the Hospice House, after a very long illness, with his family by his side. Mik was born on Aug. 1, 1944 to Ike and Anna (Tangen) Anderson in Eau Claire, where he grew up. He was united in marriage to Sheila Swanson on Feb. 6, 1989 at St. Paul'......
Joann Thayer
Joann Thayer, age 85, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 29, 2015 at Oak Park Place in Baraboo. She was born September 26, 1929 in Sparta to Richard and Eunice (Carpenter) Bennett. Joann was a 1947 graduate of Baraboo High School. She was united in marriage to Alton L. Thayer on June 15, 1949. Joann was a loving and devoted......
Thomas Kuester
Thomas "Tom" Kuester, age 74, of Cross Plains/ Baraboo passed away, surrounded by his family, on Monday, March 30, 2015 at Agrace Health Center in Fitchburg. Tom was born on December 24, 1940 to Elmer and Ursula (Kutzler) Kuester in Greenwood. He was united in marriage to Darla Cizik on June 3, 1966 in Owen/Withee at Holy Rosary......
Anna Brooks
Anna Mae Brooks, age 75, of Baraboo passed away Saturday, March 28, 2015 in Madison Wisconsin surrounded by her husband and 10 children. Anna was born to Joyce Edgerly and Francis Green October 1, 1939 in Medford, WI. Anna was married to Michael Brooks February 14, 1982. Anna was a homemaker, musician, care giver, and volunteer.......
Peggy Jo Potter
Peggy Jo Potter, age 64, of Baraboo passed away unexpectedly, yet peacefully, in her home on Thursday, March 19, 2015. She will be deeply missed by her husband, Mike; two children, Kimberly (Bill) Stieber-White and Bradley Stieber; grandchildren Avery White, Emery White, Tatum Clark, Zachary Potter, Cody Clark, Mira Potter, Land......
Audrey T. Hawkins