Subscribe | E-Editions | River News 75 | Super Shopper - FREE | About Us | Contact Us | FREE Classified Items Under $50
The Northwoods River News | Rhinelander, Wisconsin

home : obituaries : obituaries
October 13, 2019


Duane David Henrichs
Duane David Henrichs, age 84, passed away with his family by his side on Oct. 6, 2019 at Aspirus Hospital in Wausau.
Saturday, October 12, 2019

Constance "Connie" Patricia Spafford
Constance "Connie" Patricia Spafford, age 81, passed away Oct. 9, 2019.
Saturday, October 12, 2019

Donna A. Knack
The angels called Donna home to her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019 at the age of 90, surrounded by family and friends at Rennes Health and Rehab Center in Rhinelander.
Saturday, October 12, 2019

Shirley Joan Babcock
Shirley Joan Babcock, age 87 of Rhinelander, died peacefully on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019 at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital in Rhinelander. She was born on March 24, 1932, in Antigo, to Cecil and Irma (Fischer) Sheldon.
Thursday, October 10, 2019

Constance "Connie" Spafford
Constance "Connie" Spafford, age 81, of Tomahawk, formerly of Eagle River/Rhinelander, died on Oct. 9, 2019, at Howard Young Medical Center in Woodruff.
Thursday, October 10, 2019

William Olkowski
William Olkowski, age 72, of Arkdale, died Friday, Oct. 4, 2019, at Meriter Hospital in Madison.
Thursday, October 10, 2019

Larry L. Mueller, Jr.
Larry L. Mueller, Jr., age 47, of Edgar, passed away Friday, Oct. 4, 2019 at Ascension Saint Clare's Hospital in Weston.
Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Alessandra Nicole Stensrude
Alessandra Nicole Stensrude, 28 of Rhinelander, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019 at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital.
(7 comments)

Saturday, October 5, 2019

Alice Kniewel
Alice Kniewel, 93, of West Allis, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019 with her loving family at her side, at Froedtert Memorial Hospital in Milwaukee.
Thursday, October 3, 2019

Richard Charles Rousseau
Richard Charles Rousseau, age 57, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019, at Ascension All Saints Hospital in Racine from complications of diabetes and heart related problems.
Saturday, September 28, 2019

Dorthy Elizabeth Herman
Dorthy Elizabeth Herman, 92, a longtime resident of Harshaw, died Sept. 20, 2019 at Milestone Senior Living in Rhinelander.
Saturday, September 28, 2019

James F. Berna
James F. Berna, age 69 of Rhinelander, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019, at his home.
Saturday, September 28, 2019

Carolyna "Lyna' R. Thornton
Carolyna "Lyna" R. Thornton, 79, of Rhinelander, passed away Tuesday Sept. 24, 2019 at her home. Carolyna was born Nov. 19, 1939 in Laona, the daughter of Paul and Elizabeth (Felsch) Thornton.
(1 comments)

Thursday, September 26, 2019

Michael "Mike" Sheppo
Michael "Mike" Sheppo, 46, of Rhinelander passed away Friday, Sept. 20, 2019 at Ascension St. Clare's Hospital in Weston.
Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Ronald E. Wales
Ronald E. Wales, 84 of Rhinelander and a former Ishpeming, Mich. resident, passed away peacefully in his sleep Friday, Sept. 20, 2019.
Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Dorothy Elizabeth Herman
Dorothy Elizabeth Herman, age 92, of Rhinelander, died Friday, Sept. 20, 2019 at Milestone Senior Living in Rhinelander.
Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Joan E. Pietrzyk
77 of Rhinelander, passed away Friday, Sept. 20, 2019 at Riverview Health Care Center in Tomahawk, and under the care of Ascension at Home Hospice.
Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Robert J. Rossi
Robert J. Rossi, "Bob" 88, of the Town of Pelican, passed away Thursday morning, Sept. 19, 2019 at Tomahawk Health Services under the care of Ascension at Home Hospice.
Saturday, September 21, 2019

Harry "Bud" Hicks
Harry "Bud" Holte Hicks, age 86, passed to eternal life on Sept. 11, 2019.
(1 comments)

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Beverly M. Nicols
Beverly M. Nicols, age 82 of Rhinelander, passed away Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, at her home.
(1 comments)

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Richard Arthur "Dick" Jesse
Richard Arthur "Dick" Jesse, age 63, died unexpectedly on Sept. 5, 2019, at his home in Crandon.
Saturday, September 14, 2019

Jeanette Ann Pederson
Jeanette Ann Pederson, age 88, passed away in the town of Three Lakes, where she was born on Sept. 6, 1931 to Edward and Etta Stanzil.
Saturday, September 14, 2019

Patricia Morey
It would take a day as formidable as 9/11 to claim the life of a patriot as strong as Patricia Morey.
(1 comments)

Saturday, September 14, 2019

Marcella "Marcy" A. Diedrick
Marcella "Marcy" A. Diedrick, age 89 of Harrison, passed away Sept. 4, 2019 at Rennes Health and Rehab Center in Rhinelander.
Saturday, September 14, 2019

Heinz Rauer
Heinz Rauer, age 93, of Rhinelander, died Sept. 13, 2019, at his home.
Saturday, September 14, 2019

Harry "Bud" Hicks
Harry "Bud" Hicks, age 86, of Rhinelander, died Sept. 11, 2019, at his home.
Saturday, September 14, 2019

Raymond "Ray" E. Pelletier
Raymond "Ray" E. Pelletier, age 83, of Rhinelander, died Sept. 8, 2019, in Tomahawk, at Sacred Heart Hospital. Ray was born Nov. 27, 1935, in Rhinelander, to Arthur and Sarah (Ludwig) Pelletier.
(2 comments)

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Judith J. Lee
Judith Lee, of Shawano, formerly of Holy Cross, passed away in the afternoon hours of Friday, Aug. 23, 2019 at Aurora Baycare Medical Center in Green Bay. She was 75 years old.
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Bradly A. Schreiber
Bradly A. Schreiber, age 35 of Rhinelander, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, at his home. He was born Feb. 13, 1984, in Rhinelander, to Gerald and Janice (Tucci) Schreiber.
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Peggy Roberta Littleton
On September 2 the world lost an angel. Sadly, after a long battle mom was done with the pain. She was born Dec. 12, 1957.
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Jeanette Pederson
Jeanette Pederson, age 88 of Three Lakes and former longtime resident of Monico, passed away on Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, at her home.
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Richard Jesse
Richard Jesse, age 63, of Crandon, died Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, in Crandon. He was born Nov. 5, 1955, in Tomahawk, to John and Shirley (Ifland) Jesse.
Thursday, September 12, 2019

Raymond E. Pelletier
Raymond E Pelletier, age 84, of Rhinelander, died Sept. 8, 2019 at Sacred Heart Hospital in Tomahawk.
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Andy Zick, Jr.
A celebration of Life for Andy Zick Jr. will be held at 6 p.m. Sept. 20 at The Jailhouse.
(1 comments)

Saturday, September 7, 2019

Jeffrey O. Barrett
Jeffrey O. "Jeff" Barrett, 68, of Ishpeming, Mich. passed away on Tuesday night, August 6, 2019 at UP Health System- Marquette following a lengthy illness.
Saturday, September 7, 2019

Norman "Blackie" L. Alsteens Sr.
Norman "Blackie" L. Alsteens Sr., 85 of the Town of Pine Lake, passed away at home on Wednesday, August 21, 2019.
Saturday, September 7, 2019

Matthew J. Bauer
Matthew J. Bauer, age 39, of Baltimore, M.D. passed away at his home on Aug. 30, 2019.
Saturday, September 7, 2019

Martha L. Cichanowicz
Martha L. Cichanowicz, age 60, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019, at Riverview Health Services in Tomahawk.
Saturday, September 7, 2019

Carrie Sue Marvin
Carrie Sue Marvin, 50, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019 from complications of Lupus, an autoimmune disease she suffered with for over 20 years.
Saturday, September 7, 2019

Marie Janet Gehrig
Marie Janet Gehrig, age 87, of Rhinelander, died peacefully surrounded by her family on Aug. 30, 2019 at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital, in Rhinelander. She was born on Nov. 15, 1931, in Medford, to Gilbert and Mary (Gallistel) Rhyner.
Thursday, September 5, 2019

Ione Louise Stanzil
Ione Louise Stanzil, age 91, was called home to be with the Lord on Sept. 1, 2019.

Ione was born on Wheeler Island in Three Lakes on Oct. 2, 1927 to Herbert and Nettie Louise Otto.

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Marcella A. Diedrick
Marcella A. Diedrick, age 89 of Rhinelander, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019, at Rennes Health and Rehab. She was born Dec. 22, 1929, in the Town of Hansen, to William and Catherine (Wirtz) Brockman.
Thursday, September 5, 2019

Matthew J. Bauer
Matthew J. Bauer, 39 of Baltimore, Maryland, passed away on Friday, Aug. 30, 2019 at his home. Son of Jeff (Nancy) Bauer of Harshaw, and the late Karman Matthews-Bauer.
Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Marie Janet Gehrig
Marie Janet Gehrig, age 87, of Rhinelander, died Aug. 30, 2019 at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital, in Rhinelander. She was born Nov. 15, 1931, in Medford, to Gilbert and Mary (Gallistel) Rhyner.
Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Victor L. Harper
Victor L. Harper, 79, of Rhinelander, passed away Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, at Rennes Health & Rehab and under the care of Ascension at Home Hospice.
Saturday, August 31, 2019

Shauna Marie Sarkauskas
Shauna Marie Sarkauskas, age 25, of Rhinelander, died Aug. 27, 2019, in Rhinelander.
Saturday, August 31, 2019

Jacqueline Reader
Jacqueline Reader, 83, of Rhinelander died Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019 at home surrounded by family.
Saturday, August 31, 2019

Carol J. Price
Carol J. Price, 80 of the Town of Harrison, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019, at her home with her family at her side and under the care of Ascension at Home Hospice.
(2 comments)

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Paulette Susan Baehman
Paulette Susan Baehman, age 72, of Henderson, Ky., formerly of Weaverville, N.C., passed away Friday, Aug. 23, 2019.
Thursday, August 29, 2019

Shauna Marie Sarkauskas
Shauna Marie Sarkauskas, age 25, of Rhinelander, died Aug. 27, 2019, in Rhinelander.
Thursday, August 29, 2019

Thomas V. Wakely
Thomas V. Wakely, 79, of Rhinelander, passed away Tuesday afternoon, Aug. 27, 2019, at his residence and under the care of Ascension at Home Hospice.

Tom was born in Milwaukee on Monday, Dec. 18, 1939, the son of Elmer W. and Monica M. (Moore) Wakely.

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Gary Mark LeMoine
Gary Mark LeMoine, 63, passed away peacefully at his home in the Township of Pine Lake on Aug. 26, 2019.
Thursday, August 29, 2019

Brian A. Norberg
Brian A. Norberg, age 58 of the Town of Nokomis, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019, at his home surrounded by family following a lengthy battle with cancer.

He was born on Feb. 19, 1961, in Chicago, to Harvey and Joyce (Nelson) Norberg.

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Norman "Blackie" L. Alsteens Sr.
Norman "Blackie" L. Alsteens Sr., 85, of the Town of Pine Lake, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019 at his residence.
Saturday, August 24, 2019

Charmain Mary (Lundberg) Norton
Charmain Mary (Lundberg) Norton, age 67, of Livona, Mich. passed away peacefully on Aug. 14, 2019 at Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Mich., surrounded by family.
Thursday, August 22, 2019

Mark R. Colborn
Mark R. Colborn, 65, of Rhinelander, passed away Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019 at his residence.
(3 comments)

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Geoffery A. Hanson
Geoffery A. Hanson, age 50 of Rhinelander, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, at his home.
Thursday, August 22, 2019

Patricia "Patty" Ann Berger
Patricia "Patty" Ann Berger, age 73, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019 at St. Mary's Hospital in Rhinelander.
Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Matthew M. Lund
Matthew M. Lund, 57, of Carthage, Tenn. passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2019, due to kidney failure, at his home under the care of Aseracare Hospice of Nashville, Tenn.
(2 comments)

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Martha Mancl
Martha Mancl, age 91, of Wisconsin Rapids, died Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019 at Edenbrook in Wisconsin Rapids. (subscriber access)
Saturday, August 17, 2019

Willi K. Sauer
Willi K. Sauer, 89, of Rhinelander, formerly of Germany and Milwaukee, died July 9, 2019.
Thursday, August 15, 2019

Joey Wojtusik
Joey Wojtusik, a poet, teacher, and harmonizer, passed away at 77 on Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019, surrounded by her family.
(2 comments)

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Charles F. Skinner Sr.
Charles F. Skinner Sr. 83, passed away Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017 in Fort Myers, Fla.
Thursday, October 26, 2017

Mary T. Shriel
I, Mary T. Shriel passed away on Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017 at the age of 78 due to complications from cancer and COPD.
Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Michael Allen Vlahakis
Mike Vlahakis lost his battle with cancer on Friday, October 13, 2017.
(5 comments)

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Gerald James Van Beynen Jr.
Gerald James Van Beynen, Jr. age 69 of Flat Rock, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017 following a five-year battle with cancer.
(4 comments)

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Susan Alice Storma
Sue lost her battle with cancer on Thursday October 19, 2017. She was born in Rhinelander at St. Mary's Hospital to Ray and Audrey Winquist.
Saturday, October 21, 2017

Atwood "Shorty" E. Sherry
Atwood "Shorty" E. Sherry, age 92, of Rhinelander, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017 at his residence.
(1 comments)

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Mary O'Brien
Mary O'Brien, age 75, a longtime resident of Eagle River, passed away Monday, October 16, 2017 in Eagle River.
(1 comments)

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Margaret A. Feger
Margaret A. Feger, age 87, of Rhinelander, a former resident of Crandon, passed away Monday, Oct. 16, 2017 at Friendly Village.
Saturday, October 21, 2017

Marjorie L. Lovestead
Marjorie L. Lovestead, age 98, of Rhinelander, died August 8, 2017, at Friendly Village Nursing Home.
(1 comments)

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Carol J. Feck
Carol J. Feck passed away at home with her grandson by her side on Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017.
Saturday, October 21, 2017

Donald W. Andersen
Donald W. Andersen, age 63, of the Town of Piehl, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017 at his residence.
Saturday, October 21, 2017

Douglas "Buzz" J. Mackett
Douglas "Buzz" J. Mackett, age 85, of Land O' Lakes, passed away Friday, Oct. 13, 2017 at St. Clare's Hospital in Weston.
Saturday, October 21, 2017

Nancy J. Newman
Nancy J. Newman, age 77 of Rhinelander, passed away Friday, Oct. 6, 2017.
(1 comments)

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Alice A. Majder
Alice A. Majder, age 94, of Rhinelander, passed away Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017 at Grace Lodge.
(1 comments)

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Louise Massey
Louise Massey (nee Lockwood) has gone home to see her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
Thursday, October 19, 2017

Carol Irene (Wilson) Pratz
Carol Irene (Wilson) Pratz, age 74, a resident of Sugar Camp for 43 years, formerly of Winnetka, Ill. for 24 years and Miami, Fla. for 8 years, passed away peacefully Monday, Oct. 16, 2017 at her home.
Thursday, October 19, 2017

Rose Mary Luce
Rose Mary Luce, age 70 of Tomahawk, passed away Friday, October 13, 2017, at Tomahawk Health Services.
(2 comments)

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

David O. "Pops" Ahles
David O "Pops" Ahles, 95, of 480 Southgate Drive, Tomahawk, went home to Jesus, Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017 at Riverview Care Center in Tomahawk.
Saturday, October 14, 2017

Dean Robert Baehman
Dean Robert Baehman, age 68, of Weaverville, N.C., died Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017 at John F. Keever Solace Center.
(1 comments)

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Gabriel (Gabe) James Klotz
Gabriel (Gabe) James Klotz, 47, of Rhinelander, passed away peacefully at his home under the care of hospice on Oct. 5, 2017.
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

George V. Pienkowski
George V. Pienkowski, 94, of Rhinelander, died Oct. 6, 2017 at his home under the care of hospice with his wife of 71 years and family at his side.
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Helen Joan Humphrey Klingen
Helen Joan Humphrey Klingen, age 68, was born Monday, July 11, 1949, in Chicago, to Joseph Andrew and Gertrude Helene Marie (Schroeder) Humphrey.
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Nancy J. Newman
Nancy J. Newman, age 77 of Rhinelander, passed away Friday, Oct. 6, 2017.
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Arnold L. Osborne
Arnold L. Osborne, age 84 of Laona, passed away Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017 at St. Mary's Hospital.
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Neil J. Moore
(July 25, 1938 - Oct. 3, 2017)

Neil Jay Moore of Gleason passed away Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017 at Wausau Aspirus Hospital at the age of 79.

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Raymond D. Petersen
Raymond D. Petersen, 85, of Sycamore died Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017 at Kishwaukee Hospital in DeKalb, Ill.
(1 comments)

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Marlene Gail Waalkens
Marlene Gail Waalkens died peacefully at her home in Starks on Friday, Sept.29, 2017 at the age of 83.
Saturday, October 7, 2017

Michael A. Miller
Michael A. Miller, age 68, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017,

at Tomahawk Health Services in Tomahawk.

Saturday, October 7, 2017


Advanced Search
search sponsored by



Subscription Login
LOGIN | SUBSCRIBE


Today's Circulars
Print-N-Save Coupons
Order photo reprints

Classifieds
Advertising Information

Community Connections
Submit to Newspaper...

Ced Vig's books for sale
Kris Gilbertson's 'I Recall...'

Relay for Life



Life
Facebook | All Things | Wisconsin Lottery | The Lakeland Times - affiliate | Winter Road Conditions | Snow/Trail Conditions


The Northwoods River News | Walker Communications, LLC
232 S. Courtney Street, Rhinelander, WI 54501 | Office (715) 365-6397 | Fax (715) 365-6361

Corporate billing office: The Lakeland Times / Lakeland Printing Inc. | P.O. Box 790, Minocqua, WI 54548 | (715) 356-5236 | Fax (715) 358-2121
Members of the Wisconsin Newspaper Association, Wisconsin Community Papers, Rhinelander Area Chamber of Commerce, Minocqua Area Chamber of Commerce

Site Design and Content | Copyright 2019 1up!

Software © 1998-2019 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved