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May 26, 2020


Dale Cook
Harold Dale Cook, age 86, passed away on May 17, 2020 at Friendly Village in Rhinelander. Dale was born in Grand Rapids, Minn., on Sept. 11, 1933 to Walter and Sylvia "Peggy" (Dugan) Cook. His dad, a 6'4" inch redheaded Irishman, died suddenly of a heart attack when Dale was 13. Dale's mom then married Albert Bonnick who was the kindest stepfather you could have. Al made a big impression on Dale and his life.
Friday, May 22, 2020

Fern Marie (Rose) DeMars
Fern Marie (Rose) DeMars, age 97, passed away on Sunday, May 17, 2020, at The Bay at Nu-Roc. She was born in Reedsburg on Oct. 13, 1922, a daughter of Edward and Emma (Leske) Rose, the second youngest of seven children.
Friday, May 22, 2020

Nancy Douglas
Nancy Douglas, 86 of Rhinelander died in her home on Saturday, May 16, 2020. She was born on Dec. 11, 1933, in Rhinelander, to Rueben and Mabel (Christiansen) Anderson. She graduated from Rhinelander High School in 1951 and never missed a class reunion.
Friday, May 22, 2020

Jean E. Fish
Jean E. Fish, age 73, died on Friday, May 8, 2020. She was born March 18, 1947 to Lowell and Valeda (Kellar) Carlson. Jean is survived by her son, Ryan (Sonya) Fish, grandchildren, Emmett and Sofia Fish, sister, Kathy (Carlson) Baker and brother James (Sylvia) Carlson, and many nieces and nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles.
Friday, May 22, 2020

Peter "Pete" Paul Pauer
Peter "Pete" Paul Pauer lost his battle to squamous cell carcinoma on May 16, 2020, at the age of 48. Pete was a dedicated father, brother and friend. Pete owned and operated Beachfront Bar in Rhinelander for over 10 years. Most recently Pete was employed as an accountant at KerberRose in Antigo.
Friday, May 22, 2020

Donald "Don" Arthur Pelletier
Donald "Don" Arthur Pelletier, age 88, of Rhinelander passed away peacefully at his home on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 surrounded by his loving wife and children.
Friday, May 22, 2020

Stella Marie Scheuermann
Stella Marie Scheuermann, age 60, peacefully crossed over into heaven at her home in Rhinelander on Monday, May 11, 2020 with loved ones at her side. Stella was born in Milwaukee on Aug. 19, 1959 to parents Lloyd and Mary Jane (Soben) Blocker.
Friday, May 22, 2020

Cheryl L. Knutson
Cheryl L. Knutson, age 73, of Harrison, passed away on May 15, 2020, at her home, with her loving family at her side. She was born on Oct. 20, 1946, in Jackson, Mich., the daughter of Eugene and Henrietta (Shampo) Oettinger.
Friday, May 22, 2020

Ruth Ann Prohaska
Ruth Ann Prohaska, age 83, of Elcho, died May 11, 2020 at the Aspirus Wausau Hospital. She was born on June 8, 1936, in Chicago, to Arthur and Eleanor (Brown) Gabel.
Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Forrest A. Brown
Forrest A. Brown, age 99, passed away on Friday, May 8, 2020 at Friendly Village.

Forrest A. Brown was born on Dec. 6, 1920 in Loyal.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Matthew Gerard DeLaat
Matthew Gerard DeLaat, Rhinelander area musician and entertainer, passed away on March 28, 2020, in Phoenix, Ariz., after courageously battling a long illness. He was surrounded by his mother Virginia, brother Mark, and sister Mary.
Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Janice I. Bailey
Janice I. Bailey, age 83 of Rhinelander died of cancer in her home on Boom Lake Thursday, April 30. She was a 12# baby born at home Sept. 28, 1936 in Stevens Point, to Gilbert and Florence (Putteen) Strek.
Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Carol A. Panko
Carole A. Panko, age 77 of Rhinelander, passed away peacefully on the morning of May 5, 2020 with her husband and family at her side and under the care of Ascension St. Clare's Hospital in Weston.
Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Rose M. Klaver
Rose M. Klaver, age 89, of the Town of Pelican passed away at her home on Tuesday morning, May 5, 2020 with her family at her side and under the care of Ascension at Home Hospice.
Tuesday, May 12, 2020

David "Dave" M. Czlapinski
David "Dave" M. Czlapinski of Rhinelander, passed away on May 2, 2020 at Rennes Health & Rehabilitation Center of Rhinelander. He was born Nov. 15, 1950, in Stevens Point, to Albin and Theresa Czlapinski of Wisconsin Rapids.
Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Florence Ellen Schmidt
Florence Ellen Schmidt, age 98, of Rhinelander, passed away on May 7, 2020, at Tomahawk Health Services in Tomahawk.
Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Gloria B. Steber
Gloria B. Steber, age 84 of the Town of Crescent, passed away on Saturday, May 2, 2020 at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital and under the care of Ascension at Home Hospice.
(2 comments)

Friday, May 8, 2020

Russell J. Fish
Russell J. Fish, age 74, of Rhinelander, passed away peacefully at home on May 3, 2020. Russ was born on Aug., 21, 1945 to Walter and Gertie (Delano) Fish.
(1 comments)

Friday, May 8, 2020

Richard L. "Dick" Dehart
Richard L. 'Dick' Dehart, 74, of Harshaw, passed away May 4, 2020 at Aspirus Wausau Hospital.
(1 comments)

Friday, May 8, 2020

Robert Rueckl
Robert Rueckl played his last round of golf on this earth on Sunday, April 26, 2020 and we received a goodbye none of us wanted.
Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Janice "Jan" Bailey
Janice "Jan" Bailey, age 83, of Rhinelander died on April 30, 2020, at her home, surrounded by her family.
(2 comments)

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Ronald H. Dickison
Ronald H. Dickison, age 84, of Rhinelander, died on April 29, 2020 at the Seasons of Life Hospice in Woodruff, with his son Ronald "Buzz" Dickison at his side. He was born in Gagen on June 15, 1935 to Henry and Fannie (Fish) Dickison.
Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Eric J. Lane
Eric J. Lane, 46, formerly of Harshaw, passed away unexpectedly of an aneurysm Saturday, April 25, 2020 at his home in Arbor Vitae.
Friday, May 1, 2020

Harold C. Schumacher
Harold C. Schumacher, 81, of Rhinelander, passed away on Saturday, April 25, 2020, at home, with his wife Carol at his side. He was born in Fredonia on March 5, 1939, to Erwin and Lorraine (Bruss) Schumacher.
(1 comments)

Friday, May 1, 2020

Bonnie Hahn
Bonnie Hahn, 76, of Appleton passed away Sunday, April 19, 2020 at Oakridge Gardens Nursing Center in Menasha.
Friday, May 1, 2020

Ronald H. Dickison
Ronald H. Dickison, age 84, of Rhinelander, died April 29, 2020, at the Seasons of Life Hospice in Woodruff. He was born on June 15, 1935, in Gagen, to Charles and Fannie (Fish) Dickison.
Friday, May 1, 2020

Lloyd R. Mueller
Lloyd R. Mueller, age 94, of Plymouth, Minn., formerly of Rhinelander, passed away peacefully at home on March 25, 2020.
Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Rosalia "Sally" T. Hammond
Rosalia "Sally" T. Hammond, age 85, of the Town of Woodboro, passed away on Sunday, April 19, 2020.
Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Phyllis Klinger
Phyllis Klinger, 81, Rhinelander, formerly of Mosinee, died Thursday, April 23, 2020, at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital, Rhinelander.
Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Jeffrey Lynn Hoffman
Jeffrey Lynn Hoffman was born on June 24, 1951 to Frank Hoffman and Ruth Hoffman in Richmond, Ill.
Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Harold C. Schumacher
Harold C. Schumacher, age 81, of Rhinelander, died April 25, 2020, in Rhinelander.
(1 comments)

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Nancy J. Bowman
Nancy J. Bowman, age 67, of Rhinelander, passed away on Sunday, April 19, 2020, at home, with her family at her side.
Friday, April 24, 2020

Michelle Diane Conrath
Michelle Diane Conrath, age 60, of Rhinelander, died April 18, 2020 at Friendly Village Nursing and Rehab in Rhinelander. She was born on Aug. 31, 1959 to Hugo Schoeneck Jr. and Joan Conn Schoeneck in Rhinelander.
Friday, April 24, 2020

Richard R. Mueller
Richard R. Mueller, age 74 of the Town of Newbold and a former resident of Germantown, passed away on Saturday, April 11, 2020 at his residence with his family at his side.
Friday, April 24, 2020

Robert E. Murphy
Robert E. Murphy of Bloomington, Minn., age 73, died April 17, 2020. Rob was born in Rhinelander and was a graduate of the University of Minnesota where he was an active member of Beta Theta Pi fraternity. He worked for many years at IBM in sales and sales management and then was part-owner of a business equipment company.
(2 comments)

Friday, April 24, 2020

Phyllis Jean (Krueger) Schoeneck
Phyllis Jean (Krueger) Schoeneck, Green Bay, went home to Jesus the morning of April 20, 2020 at the age of 95. Phyllis was born on Nov. 21, 1924, in Merrill, to the late Emil Krueger and Emily (Kretlow) Krueger.
Friday, April 24, 2020

Nancy L. Wahl
Nancy L. Wahl, age 83, of Rhinelander, passed away on Friday morning, April 17, 2020 at Friendly Village Health & Rehab, with her family at her side.
Friday, April 24, 2020

Michelle Conrath
Michelle Conrath, age 60, of Rhinelander, died on April 18, 2020 at Friendly Village in Rhinelander.
Tuesday, April 21, 2020

James R. Tanner Sr.
James R. Tanner Sr., age 75, of Rhinelander, passed away on Thursday evening, April 16, 2020 at his home with his family at his side and under the care of Aspirus Comfort Care & Hospice Services.
Tuesday, April 21, 2020

MaryAnn Elizabeth Forsman
MaryAnn Elizabeth Forsman passed into the arms of our Lord on April 8, 2020. She was born Jan.12,1933 to Rudy and Betty Carlson in Rhinelander, in the middle of her two brothers, Jim and Dave.
Friday, April 17, 2020

Terrie S. Butterfield
Terrie S. Butterfield, 73, passed away unexpectedly on April 11, 2020 at her home in Downers Grove, Ill. She was the oldest daughter of Reynold W. Butterfield and Lucille M. Van Court.
(1 comments)

Friday, April 17, 2020

Judith Ann DeWitt
Judith Ann DeWitt, age 81, passed away Tuesday, April 14, 2020 at her home in rural Rhinelander, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on March 6, 1939 at her Aunt Irene's home in Green Bay, to Joseph Walter and Magdelina Louisa (Kryzanek) Kasperek.
(2 comments)

Friday, April 17, 2020

Frederick "Fred" J. Hoerchler
Frederick "Fred" J. Hoerchler, age 77, of the Town of Pelican, died on Good Friday, April 10, 2020, at his home, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Chicago on Tuesday, May 19, 1942. His parents were Raymond and Geraldine (Byrtek) Hoerchler.
(2 comments)

Friday, April 17, 2020

Betty Jane Angell
Betty Jane Angell, age 85, of Rhinelander, passed away peacefully at Rennes Health and Rehabilitation Facility on Saturday April 4, 2020, after extensive surgeries and rehab.
Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Mary Ann Forsman
Mary Ann Forsman, age 87, of Reno, Nevada, died on April 8, 2020, in Reno.
Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Dale Patrick "Baby Pat" Nelson
Dale Patrick Nelson "Baby Pat" left us way too soon on April 10, 2020. Pat was born on Oct. 3, 1952, in Superior, to Thomas W. Nelson and Gertrude C. (Olson) Nelson.
(1 comments)

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Barbara Jean Lueth
Barbara Jean Lueth, age 66, of Harshaw, died on April 6, 2020 at her home only to experience another adventure.
Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Loreen J. Lomax
Loreen J. Lomax, age 56, of Rhinelander, died on April 2, 2020 at Rennes Health and Rehab in Rhinelander. She was born on Jan. 10, 1964, in Minneapolis, Minn., to Leon and Sylvia (Diel) Lomax.
Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Deloris M. Krajewski
Deloris M. Krajewski, age 93, of Rhinelander, died on April 6, 2020, at the Country Terrace, in Rhinelander. She was born Sept. 5, 1926, in Milwaukee, to William and Marie (Hafemeister) Lemke.
(1 comments)

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Mark A. Wilmot
Mark A. Wilmot, age 56, of the Town of Crescent passed away peacefully surrounded by his family and under the care of Ascension at Home Hospice on Thursday, April 9, 2020.
Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Richard J. Ham
Richard J. Ham, age 62, of Rhinelander, passed away Saturday, April 11, 2020 at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital.
Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Kari Zambon
Kari Zambon, age 67, of Rhinelander, died April 5, 2020, at the Aspirus Wausau Hospital.
(3 comments)

Friday, April 10, 2020

Deloris M. Krajewski
Deloris M. Krajewski, age 93, of Rhinelander, died on April 6, 2020, at the Country Terrace, in Rhinelander.
Friday, April 10, 2020

Sharon E. Scheidegger
Sharon E. Scheidegger, age 80, of Wisconsin Rapids, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, March 30, 2020.
Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Louise L. Norton
Louise L. Norton, age 76, of Rhinelander, died March 31, 2020, at her home, surrounded by her loving family.
Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Robert L. Duchrow
Robert L. Duchrow, age 94, of Rhinelander, passed away on Thursday, April 2, 2020 at his residence and under the care of Ascension at Home Hospice.
Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Esther Ellen Mueller
Esther Ellen Mueller died on April 2, 2020. She was born in Antigo on April 7, 1942 to the late Rev. Paul G. Mueller Sr. and Ellen Mueller.
Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Loreen J. Lomax
Loreen J. Lomax, age 56, of Rhinelander, died April 2, 2020 at Rennes Health and Rehab in Rhinelander.
Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Betty J. Angell
Betty J. Angell, age 85, of Rhinelander, died on April 4, 2020 at the Rennes Health and Rehab Center.
(1 comments)

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Gary L. Buchschacher
Gary L. Buchschacher was born on July 24, 1938 and passed away surrounded by his loving family on March 30, 2020 in Prior Lake, Minn.
Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Dolores Ann Wawrzyniak
Friday, April 3, 2020

Louise Norton
Louise Norton, age 76, of Rhinelander, died March 31, 2020, in Rhinelander.
Friday, April 3, 2020

Charles F. "Charlie" Budreau
Charles F. "Charlie" Budreau, age 57, of Rhinelander, died March 27, 2020, at St. Claire's Hospital in Weston, after battling many health issues for years.
Friday, April 3, 2020

Robert "Bob" James Klima
Robert (Bob) James Klima, age 98, of King, formerly of Rhinelander, died Monday, March 30, 2020 at the Wisconsin Veterans Home in King.
(2 comments)

Friday, April 3, 2020

Melvin Verage
Melvin Verage, age 94, of Rhinelander, died March 29, 2020, at the Country Terrace.
Friday, April 3, 2020

Charles F. Budreau
Charles F. Budreau, age 57, of Rhinelander, died on March 27, 2020, at St. Claire's Hospital in Weston. He was born on April 23, 1962, in Rhinelander, to Chester and Louise (Jungten) Budreau.
Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Melvin Verage
Melvin Verage, age 94, of Rhinelander, died on March 29, 2020, at the Country Terrace. He was born on June 18, 1925, in Rhinelander, to Dewey and Agnes (Larson) Verage.
Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Dolores Wawrzyniak
Dolores Wawrzyniak, age 88, of Rhinelander, died on March 28, 2020, in Rhinelander, surrounded by her loving family.
Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Carol Jean Rasmussen
Beloved Northwoods artist Carol Jean Junkermann-Rasmussen, 90, passed peacefully on March 24, 2020. She was born in Green Bay, on Feb. 27, 1930. (subscriber access)
Saturday, March 28, 2020

Tom Hetland
Tom Hetland, age 73, town of Pelican, passed away March 25, 2020 with his family by his side under the passionate care of the Ascension ICU staff led by Dr. Brooks. (subscriber access)
Saturday, March 28, 2020

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


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