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June 17, 2018

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Marjorie K. DeLap
Marjorie K. DeLap, age 79 of Rhinelander, passed away Saturday, June 9, 2018, at House of the Dove Hospice in Marshfield. She was born Dec. 29, 1938, in Stambaugh, Mich., to Martin and Vienna (Wehvila) Phillips.
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

William Joseph DuVall
Mr. William Joseph DuVall, age 84, of Fairview, passed away Saturday, June 9, 2018 at the Ahava Health Care in Clarksville of natural causes.

He was born Sept. 30, 1933, in Enterprise, the son of the late Ernest and Emily Drew DuVall.

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Kody Carlson
We are all saddened by the sudden loss of Kody "The Great Kodini" Carlson, of Rhinelander, who died in a tragic ATV accident on Friday evening, June 8, 2018. He was born on April 30, 1991, in Elgin, Ill., the son of Kevin Carlson of Rhinelander and Wendy Losik of Elgin.
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

John Joseph Schultz
John Joseph Schultz, age 65, of Rhinelander, died peacefully June 4, 2018.
Monday, June 11, 2018

Sandra Jean (Lemmer) Haff
Sandra Jean (Lemmer) Haff, age 51, of Thorp and formerly of Rhinelander, died Monday, June 4, 2018.
Monday, June 11, 2018

James R. Hollands
James R. Hollands, age 69 of the Town of Pine Lake, passed away Saturday evening, June 2, 2018 at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital, Rhinelander where he had been taken earlier in the day due to complications of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Thursday, June 7, 2018

Joseph C. Mineau
Joseph C. Mineau passed away Monday, April 30, 2018 in Oakfield, Wis. at the age of 71 years.
Thursday, June 7, 2018

John Joseph Schultz
John Joseph Schultz, age 65, of Rhinelander, died peacefully June 4, 2018. He was born Sept. 24, 1952, in Rhinelander, the son of James and Madeline (Olkowski) Schultz.
(2 comments)

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Marvin A. Howard
Marvin A. Howard, age 86 of the Town of Woodboro, passed away Monday, June 4, 2018 at Rennes Health & Rehab in Rhinelander. Marvin was born Saturday, March 12, 1932, in Ladysmith, the son of William and Gertrude Howard.
Thursday, June 7, 2018

James R. Hollands
James R. Hollands, age 69 of the town of Pine Lake, passed away Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital in Rhinelander.
Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Marvin A. Howard
Marvin A. Howard, age 84 of Harshaw, passed away Monday, June 4, 2018 at Rennes Health & Rehab in Rhinelander.
(1 comments)

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Linda Lou Jenkins
Linda Lou Jenkins, age 71, of Rhinelander, died June 1, 2018, at the Seasons of Life Hospice House in Woodruff. She was born May 19, 1947, in Antigo, to Everett and Hazel (Smith) Jenkins.
Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Harriet Walentowski
Harriet Walentowski of Pelican Lake died Sunday, June 3, 2018, at her home under the care of Ministry Hospice and her family. She was 87 years old.
Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Donald R. Wick
Donald R. Wick, age 80, of Eagle River, passed away Thursday, May 31, 2018 at Ascension Eagle River Hospital.
Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Bruce Frank Kelley
Bruce Frank Kelley, age 85, passed away Friday, May 25, 2018, at the Veterans Home in King, with his family by his side.
Saturday, June 2, 2018

Capt. Patrick James "PJ" Baker
Captain Patrick James "PJ" Baker of Montreal, Wis., passed away May 23, 2018 at the age of 80.
Saturday, June 2, 2018

Nola May Fish
Nola May Fish, age 81 of Rhinelander, passed away Sunday, May 27, 2018. She was born March 29, 1937, in Plainfield, to Miles and Norma (Keenlance) Leavitt.
Thursday, May 31, 2018

William "Buck" Kipper
William "Buck" Kipper, age 77 of Rhinelander, passed away Friday, May 25, 2018, at his home. He was born Dec. 19, 1940, in West Allis, to William L. and Helen (Markulin) Kipper.
Thursday, May 31, 2018

Kenneth J. Mason
Kenneth J. Mason passed away March 12, 2018. He was born Nov. 17, 1922, in Tigerton, to Frank and Christena (Senn) Mason.
Thursday, May 31, 2018

Walter Benjiman Shepard
Walter Benjiman Shepard "Mskomen" "Raspberry" age 78, of Crandon and Wabeno, went to be with the Creator surrounded by his family on Sunday, May 27, 2018.
Thursday, May 31, 2018

Anissa Marie Widule
On May 26, 2018, Anissa Marie Widule, age 49 years and four days, was granted her angel wings and soared to a higher plane, finally finding peace.
Thursday, May 31, 2018

Violet Leitel
Violet Leitel, age 76, of Rhinelander, passed away Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital. She was born May 24, 1941, in Rhinelander, to Raymond and Beatrice (Wales) Richards.
Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Marilyn M. Wells
Marilyn M. Wells, age 87, of Fond du Lac, died Thursday, May 24, 2018 at Lakeview Assisted Living.
Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Nola Fish
Nola Fish, age 81, of Rhinelander, passed away Sunday, May 27, 2018. She was born March 29, 1937, in Plainfield, to Miles and Norma (Keenlance) Leavitt. Nola was preceded in death by her husband, Robert, on May 22, 1994.
Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Deween Marie (Clark) Allen
Deween Marie (Clark) Allen, age 92, died Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at Milestone Senior Living. She was born July 19, 1925, in Lemmon, South Dakota, to Harry L. and Clara L. (Nielson) Clark.
Saturday, May 26, 2018

Betty Fries
Betty Fries, 88, passed away May 14, 2018 at Milestone in Woodruff under Hospice care.
Saturday, May 26, 2018

Pauline Hord
On May 11, 2018, at the age of 80, Pauline (Hazelquist) Dailey Hord fell asleep in death, obtaining relief from the debilitating affects of disease and old age.
Saturday, May 26, 2018

William "Buck" Kipper
William "Buck" Kipper, age 77, of Rhinelander, passed away Friday, May 25, 2018, at his home.
Saturday, May 26, 2018

Violet Leitel
Violet Leitel, age 76 of Rhinelander, passed away Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital.
Saturday, May 26, 2018

E. Charlotte Theis
E. Charlotte Theis entered into the fullness of Eternal Life on May 16, 2018. Born in Rhinelander on Nov. 11, 1928.
Saturday, May 26, 2018

Norma M. Turcotte
Norma M. Turcotte, age 93 of Greenfield, passed away Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at Angels Grace Hospice in Oconomowoc.
Saturday, May 26, 2018

Carroll Robert Bacon
Carroll Robert Bacon, age 84, of Milwaukee, passed away peacefully on March 24, 2018. He was born Nov. 9, 1933, in Clearwater Lake, to parents Mary and Russell Bacon.
Thursday, May 24, 2018

Dr. William Raymond Haselton
Doctor William Raymond Haselton, age 93, died Feb. 19, 2018 in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Bill was born Jan. 11, 1925, in Glens Falls, New York.
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Mitchell M. Lemke
Mitchell M. Lemke, age 69, of Rhinelander, died May 16, 2018, at his home. He was born Aug. 28, 1948, in Rhinelander, to Merlin and Beatrice (Hansen) Lemke.
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Donna Mae Lindner
Donna Mae Lindner, age 89, a resident of Sugar Camp, passed away Thursday May 17, 2018 at the Serenity House in Tomah.
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Herman C. Kielhold
A Celebration of Life for Herman C. Kielhold will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 2, at Nativity of Our Lord Parish, 125 E. King St., Rhinelander, with luncheon and visitation to follow.


Saturday, May 19, 2018

R. Gene McKenzie
R. Gene McKenzie, 86, of Rhinelander passed away Wednesday May 9, 2018 at Milestone Senior Living in Rhinelander.
Saturday, May 19, 2018

Sue Eleanore Strippel
Longtime town of Pelican resident Sue Eleonore Strippel, 71, passed away March 13, 2018 in Grand Junction, Colorado.
Saturday, May 19, 2018

Mitchell Lemke
Mitchell Lemke, age 69, of Rhinelander, died May 16, 2018, in Rhinelander.
Saturday, May 19, 2018

Linda Ann O'Brien
Linda Ann O'Brien, age 70 of Rhinelander, passed away Thursday, May 17, 2018 in Tomahawk.
Saturday, May 19, 2018

Medina E. Schuyler Bahr
Medina Elizabeth Schuyler Bahr, age 50, of rural Pine River, passed away peacefully Saturday evening, May 5, 2018 at her home in the Township of Leon, Waushara County, after a hard fought battle with cancer.
Thursday, May 17, 2018

Robert Russell Samz
Robert Russell Samz, age 85, of Argonne, passed away peacefully at home, Sunday, May 13, 2018. Bob was born Oct. 25, 1932, in Argonne, to Russell J. and Priscilla M. (Fillion) Samz.
Thursday, May 17, 2018

Betty L. Fries
Betty L. Fries, age 88, passed away Monday, May 14, 2018 at Milestone Senior Living in Woodruff, with her husband and family by her side and under the care of Ministry Home Care Arbor Vitae Hospice.
Thursday, May 17, 2018

Pauline Hord
Pauline Hord, age 80 of Payson, Arizona, and a former resident of Rhinelander, passed away Friday, May 11, 2018 at Rim Country Health Nursing Home in Payson.
Thursday, May 17, 2018

Robert G. Krouze
Robert G. Krouze, 84, of Punta Gorda, Fla., passed away Jan. 21, 2018.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Lynne Mehlberg
As Lynne Mehlberg's son woke early May 11 to a beautiful sunrise, he knew it was a signal that God would be taking his mom into His arms that day.
(2 comments)

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Ronald J. "Ron" Gauthier Sr.
Ronald J. "Ron" Gauthier Sr. age 78 of Rhinelander, passed away Monday, May 14, 2018 at his daughter's home under the care of his loving family and Ascension Home Care Hospice.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Eleanore R. Johnson
Eleanore R. Johnson, age 100, of Rhinelander, passed away Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at Country Terrace under the care of Ascension Home Health.
(1 comments)

Saturday, May 12, 2018

R. Gene McKenzie
R. Gene McKenzie, 86, of Rhinelander passed away May 9, 2018.
Saturday, May 12, 2018

Arlette Grace Platta
Arlette Grace Platta, age 82 of Rhinelander, passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital.
Saturday, May 12, 2018

Laurence J. Puza
Laurence Joseph Puza ("Larry" - "Puz") passed peacefully at home after a short struggle with brain cancer on Monday, May 7, 2018.
(3 comments)

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Denise Ellen Wendt
Denise Ellen Wendt, age 60, Monico, died May 8, 2018 at St. Clare's Hospital in Weston.
Saturday, May 12, 2018

Eleanore R. Johnson
Eleanore R. Johnson, age 100, of Rhinelander, passed away Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at Country Terrace under the care of Ascension Home Health.
Thursday, May 10, 2018

Denise E. Wendt
Denise E. Wendt, age 60 of Rhinelander, passed away Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at Ascension St. Clare's Hospital in Weston.
Thursday, May 10, 2018

Winnifred Warden
Winnifred (Winnie) Warden, aged 93, passed away peacefully on April 21, 2018 at Preston Place Assisted Living Facility in Redgranite, Wis. Winnifred was born Feb. 25, 1925 to Ralph and Mamie Emerson.
Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Lou Ann "Louie" M. Tadych
Lou Ann "Louie" M. Tadych, age 71, of Harshaw, passed away on Monday, April 30, 2018, at her home under the care of Ascension at Home Hospice.
Saturday, May 5, 2018

Grace Magnus
Grace Magnus, age 90, a longtime resident of Harrison, passed away May 2, 2018 at Grace Lodge Assisted Living in Rhinelander.
Saturday, May 5, 2018

Joan E. (Jorsch) Pickett
Joan E. (Jorsch) Pickett, 80, of Las Vegas, formerly of Rhinelander, passed away at Centennial Hills Hospital on April 23, 2018.
Saturday, May 5, 2018

Norma "Fuzzy" Belliveau
Norma "Fuzzy" Belliveau, of Tomahawk and Laughlin, Nevada, passed away at Western Arizona Medical Center on May 3, 2018. A complete obituary and funeral plans will be announced at a later date.
Saturday, May 5, 2018

Arletta Platta
Arlette Platta, age 82 of Rhinelander, passed away on Wednesday, May 2, 2018, at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital. She was born Dec. 9, 1935, in Cato, Wis., to Arthur and Blanche (Miller) Spaude.
Thursday, May 3, 2018

Joel A. Ohman
Joel A. Ohman, age 75 of Rhinelander, passed away April 26, 2018 after a long battle with cancer.
Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Lois Marie (Carpentier) Terzinski
Lois Marie (Carpentier) Terzinski, 90, passed from this earthly world on April 29, 2018, to be with her Lord. She was born March 20, 1928, in Rhinelander, to Clifford and Gladys (Smith) LaVoy.
Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Delores "Laurie" Stefanez
Delores "Laurie" Stefanez passed away Saturday, April 28, 2018 at Tomahawk Health Services and under Aspirus Hospice Care.
(1 comments)

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Robert John Sackett Sr.
It is with great sadness that the family of Robert John Sackett Sr. announces his passing on Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Wausau, at the age of 67. (subscriber access)
Saturday, April 28, 2018

Timothy Vocke
Timothy Vocke, age 70, of Rhinelander, died April 23, 2018 at his home. (subscriber access)
Saturday, April 28, 2018

Bruce "Butch" L. Sheldon
Bruce "Butch" L. Sheldon, age 80 of the town of Pine Lake, passed away Thursday, April 26, 2018 at his residence with his family at his side. (subscriber access)
Saturday, April 28, 2018

Joel Allan Ohman
Joel Allan Ohman, age 75, of Pine Lake, died April 26, 2018 at his home. He was born Sept. 26, 1942 in Sturgeon Bay. (subscriber access)
Saturday, April 28, 2018

Erwin "Erv" R. Polzin
Erwin "Erv" R. Polzin, age 103 of Rhinelander, entered eternal life on Sunday, April 22, 2018, after listening to one more radio broadcast of service from Zion Ev. Lutheran Church.
Thursday, April 26, 2018

Timothy Vocke
Timothy Vocke, age 70, of Rhinelander, died April 23, 2018 at his home. He was born April 13, 1948 in Berwyn, Ill., to Frederick and Rosemarie (Grush) Vocke.
(1 comments)

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Major Bonita J. Spicer (R)
Major Bonita J. Spicer (R), 84, of Crystal Falls, Mich, was "Promoted To Glory" Friday, April 20, 2018 at the Iron County Medical Care Facility in Crystal Falls.
Thursday, April 26, 2018

Alice Marie Pearson Foelker
Alice Marie Pearson Foelker passed away on Thursday, April 19, 2018, at the age of 87. She was born July 15, 1930, to Adolph and Mary Mode.
Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Erwin "Erv" R. Polzin
Erwin "Erv" R. Polzin, age 103 of Rhinelander, entered eternal life on Sunday, April 22, 2018, after listening to one more church service broadcast on the radio from Zion Ev. Lutheran Church.
Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Robert John Sackett
Robert John Sackett, age 67, of Rhinelander, died April, 22, 2018 in Wausau.

He was born Oct. 30, 1950, in Rhinelander, to David and Helen Sackett.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

James R. Wanie
James R. Wanie, age 88, of Appleton, passed away Friday, April 20, 2018, at ThedaCare Regional Medical Center.
Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Bernard David Winston
Bernard David Winston, age 75, died Saturday, April 21, 2018 at Cumberland Heights in Rhinelander. Bernie was born on June 24, 1942 in Milwaukee, the son of Samuel and Annette (nee Rubinstein) Winston.
Tuesday, April 24, 2018

June Everson
Heaven threw a "Welcome Home" party for June Everson, 89, on Sunday, April 15, 2018. (subscriber access)
Saturday, April 21, 2018

William Buschel
William Buschel, of Elcho, died Monday, April 16, 2018, at his home. He was 78 years old. (subscriber access)
Saturday, April 21, 2018

Donald F. Stadler
Donald F. Stadler, 76, of Green Bay, died April 2, 2018, at a local hospital following a brief illness. He was born May 23, 1941, in Wausau, to the late John and Viola (Koehler) Stadler.
Thursday, April 19, 2018

John Joseph Wolff
John Joseph Wolff, age 41 of Rhinelander, passed away peacefully at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. He was born Sept. 29, 1976, in Kankakee, Illinois, to Christy Craig (nee Patchatt) and Casper Wolff.
Thursday, April 19, 2018

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.
(1 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


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