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
December 17, 2018

To send an obituary
obits@rivernewsonline.com

Fax 715-365-6361

Office 715-365-6397

232 S. Courtney Street, Rhinelander, WI 54501



Charge for publication starting at $55.00.



To view the full obituary, click on each name.


Dave Hibbard
Dave Hibbard, age 85, a lifelong resident of Sugar Camp, passed away Dec. 12, 2018, at his home surrounded by his family.


(2 comments)

Saturday, December 15, 2018

Katherine "Kathy" M. Shaver
Katherine "Kathy" M. Shaver, age 61, of Tomahawk and a former Rhinelander resident, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018 at her residence.
Saturday, December 15, 2018

Walter Meyer
Walter Meyer, age 78 of Rhinelander, died Dec. 13, 2018, in Merrill.
Saturday, December 15, 2018

Ronald Spengler
Ronald Spengler, age 73, of Rhinelander, died Dec. 13, 2018, in Rhinelander. He was born June 17, 1945. Survivors include his wife, Joan.
Saturday, December 15, 2018

Lorraine Alvira Jacobson
Lorraine Alvira Jacobson passed away peacefully on Dec. 4, 2018, at Angel's Grace Hospice in Oconomowoc, surrounded by loving family members. Lorraine was born April 4, 1929 to the late Frederick and Margarite Trott in Fond du Lac.
Thursday, December 13, 2018

"Roy" Royal Lee Bolden
"Roy" Royal Lee Bolden, age 85, of Rhinelander, entered eternal life peacefully on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018. Roy was born March 19, 1933 and was united in marriage on June 22, 1963 to the love of his life, Carol Pickhardt.
(2 comments)

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Ardella M. Thimm
Ardella M. Thimm, age 98, of Mosinee, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018. Ardella passed away at Acorn Hill Senior Living.

She was born in Tomahawk on April 18, 1920.

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Lorraine Enz
Lorraine Enz, age 98, passed away peacefully at home Dec. 10, 2018.

She was born Nov. 2, 1920 in Casco to Ella and Anton Worachek.
(3 comments)

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Lucille Kallio
Lucille Kallio died peacefully at her home on Monday, Dec. 10, 2018, in Rhinelander, after a short illness. She was born Lucille Mary Feucht to Albert and Gertrude Feucht in Pierz, Minn. on Oct. 26, 1917.
Thursday, December 13, 2018

Wilma Mueller Hannie
Wilma Mueller Hannie, age 86, of Rhinelander, passed away peacefully Friday, Dec. 7, 2018.
(1 comments)

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Darrell Eugene Terzinski
Darrell Eugene Terzinski, age 88, of Rhinelander, passed away Friday, Dec. 7, 2018.
(2 comments)

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Vivian Ory
Vivian Ory, age 85 of Enterprise, passed away on Dec. 4, 2018 at Friendly Village.
Monday, December 10, 2018

Dorothy "Dottie" M. Schwalbe
Dorothy "Dottie" M. Schwalbe, age 89, of the Town of Sugar Camp, died at home with her family on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018.
(1 comments)

Saturday, December 8, 2018

John W. Saari
John W. Saari, age 81, of Rhinelander, died Nov. 30, 2018 at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital in Rhinelander after a short battle with cancer. He was born Oct. 12, 1937, in Jersey City, N.J., to John Saari Sr. and Ina (Bain) Saari.
Thursday, December 6, 2018

Jean E. Lee
Jean E. Lee, age 98, of Rhinelander, passed away Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018 at Milestone Memory Care.
Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Wayne R. Swenson
Wayne R. Swenson, age 77, of Rhinelander, passed away Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, at his residence, under the care of Ascension at Home Hospice, with his family by his side.
Saturday, December 1, 2018

Richard J. Myshak
Richard J. (Dick) Myshak, Tigard, Oregon, passed away Oct. 27, 2018 at the age of 90.
Saturday, December 1, 2018

John W. Saari
John W. Saari, age 81, of Rhinelander, died Nov. 30, 2018 at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital.
(1 comments)

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Mareta R. Marten
Mareta R. Marten, age 82, of the Town of Woodboro, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018 at Rennes Health and Rehab.
Saturday, December 1, 2018

Edward "Mickey" McNown
Edward "Mickey" McNown, age 83, of the Village of Sherwood, formerly of Rhinelander, died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018 at the Theda Care Medical Center in Neenah.
Thursday, November 29, 2018

Andrew "Andy" Christopher Zick IV
Andrew C. Zick IV, age 33, of Oshkosh, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018.
(1 comments)

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Charles "Chuck" J. Eckes
Charles "Chuck" J. Eckes, age 82 of Crandon, passed away Monday, Nov. 19, 2018 at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital.
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Evangeline Ann Hasselberger
Evangeline "Vangie" A. Hasselberger, 84, Rhinelander, passed peacefully at her home under the care of hospice and surrounded by family. 
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Lt. Col. Wallace J. Gaber
Lt. Col. Wallace J. Gaber, USAF (Ret.) known to friends as "Wally," passed away Nov. 13, 2018 at the age of 84.
(1 comments)

Saturday, November 24, 2018

Barbara M. Kruger
Barbara M. Kruger, age 88, of Rhinelander, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018, at her home.


Saturday, November 24, 2018

Ronald W. Henk
Ronald W. Henk, age 82, of Appleton, passed away Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, at St. Paul Nursing Home in Kaukauna.
Saturday, November 24, 2018

Wayne R. Swenson
Wayne R. Swenson, age 77, of Rhinelander passed away Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 at his residence.
Saturday, November 24, 2018

Thomas F. Cibulka
Thomas F. Cibulka, age 80, of Rhinelander, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, at his residence and under the care of Ascension Home Care Hospice. Tom was born Monday, March 7, 1938, in Milwaukee, the son of Francis J. and Irma (Goult) Cibulka.
(1 comments)

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Stephen S. Dombrowski
Stephen S. Dombrowski, age 76 of the Town of Pelican, passed away Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, at his residence. Stephen was born in Reading, Pa. on Thursday, Sept. 24, 1942.
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Thomas Wayne Vevea
Thomas Wayne Vevea, age 81, passed away November 17, 2018 in Minnesota near family, but he will always be a Hodag at heart.
Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Debra "Debbie" Jean (Swenson) Court
Debra "Debbie" Jean (Swenson) Court, 52, of Merrill, was taken unexpectedly as a result of a vehicle crash Nov. 9, 2018.
Saturday, November 17, 2018

Thomas F. Cibulka
Thomas F. Cibulka, age 80, of Rhinelander, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018 at his residence.
Saturday, November 17, 2018

Glen A. "Bobby" Wewasson
Glen A. "Bobby" Wewasson, age 66 of Lac du Flambeau died Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018 at his residence.
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Darlene "Dolly" Mary Hedberg
Darlene "Dolly" Mary Hedberg, age 78, a resident of Conover, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018 in Rhinelander.
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Everett Cole, Jr.
Everett Cole, Jr., passed away Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, at Ascension Hospital, Rhinelander, at the age of 84.
(1 comments)

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Rose Marie Johns
Rose Marie Johns, age 83, a lifelong resident of Rhinelander, died Nov. 5, 2018, in Rhinelander.
(2 comments)

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Greta A. Eatherly
Greta A. Eatherly, age 47 of the Town of Pelican, passed away Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, at her residence, with her husband, Greg, at her side and under the care of Ascension Ministry at Home Hospice.
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Thomas D. Whitaker
Thomas D. Whitaker, age 63, of the Town of Newbold passed away at the Marshfield Medical Center on Monday, Nov. 5, 2018.
Thursday, November 8, 2018

Gilbert "Gil" Spafford, 88, of Crandon (formerly Rhinelander) passed away Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018 at The Bay "Nu Roc" in Blackwell with his loving wife by his side.
(1 comments)

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Alvin A. Sherry
Alvin A. Sherry, age 53 of the Town of Pine Lake, passed away Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018 at his residence.
(2 comments)

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Dean A. Wilson
Dean A. Wilson of Indian Land, S.C. passed peacefully to heaven on Oct. 30, 2018, at the age of 80.
Saturday, November 3, 2018

James Edward "Gus' Palm
James Edward "Gus" Palm, 88, died peacefully at home in Bethesda, Maryland on Oct. 27, 2018, following a valiant battle with brain cancer.
Saturday, November 3, 2018

Joyce M. Clark
Joyce M. Clark of Rhinelander, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018 peacefully at her home after receiving care by children and professional caregivers from hospice, all of whom were compassionate, knowledgeable and loving, not just to her but also to family members present at those times.
Saturday, November 3, 2018

Kathleen Adella Konkel
On Oct. 24, 2018 Kathleen Adella Konkel went home to be with her Lord Jesus Christ.
Saturday, November 3, 2018

Harold William Brooks Jr.
Harold William Brooks Jr., age 82 of Rhinelander, died Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018 at Ascension Saint Mary's Hospital in Rhinelander.
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Dr. Louis J. Gorz O.D., F.A.A.O
Louis J. Gorz was born Oct. 18, 1926, in Eagle River, and passed away Oct. 25, 2018 at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital in Rhinelander.
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Irene Mary Ulfig (Rukuslo)
Irene Mary Ulfig (Rukuslo), age 92, of Woodruff, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018 at Seasons of Life Hospice House.
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Donald M. Richter
Donald M. Richter, age 87 of Rhinelander, passed away Monday, Oct. 29, 2018, at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital.
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Eugene "Jeep" A. Stafford
Eugene "Jeep" A. Stafford, age 91 of Rhinelander, passed away Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018 at Seasons of Life Hospice, Woodruff.
Thursday, November 1, 2018

Robert S. DiGiacomo
Robert S. DiGiacomo, age 91, formerly of Milwaukee, for the past 9 1/2 years a resident of Hartland Terrace assisted living in Hartland, died peacefully on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018 surrounded by his family and Hartland Terrace staff members, who have become his second family.
Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Florence "Floie" Holewinski
Florence "Floie" Holewinski, age 84, a resident of Sugar Camp for most of her life, passed away Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018 at her home.
Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Amy J. Frasier Wallace
Amy J. Frasier Wallace, age 40, of Minneapolis, Minn., formerly of Rhinelander, passed away on Monday, Oct. 22, 2018.
(1 comments)

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Ruth E. Comfort
Ruth E. Comfort, 1918-2018. Ruth was born June 6, 1918, to Hugo and Elizabeth Schmeing in Mascoutah, Illinois, which at one time was the population center of the United States.
Saturday, October 27, 2018

Kathleen A. Konkel
Kathleen A. Konkel, age 83 of Rhinelander, went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018.
Saturday, October 27, 2018

Richard Henry Wohlleber
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Richard Henry Wohlleber
Richard Henry Wohlleber, born Oct. 5, 1931, to Margaret and Henry Wohlleber, died Oct. 14, 2018.
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

James G. Beery
James G. Beery DDS, age 87 of the Town of Crescent, passed away Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, at his residence, under the care of Ascension Health at Home Hospice and his family.
(1 comments)

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Rhonda Russell Dunn
Rhonda Russell Dunn passed away Oct. 14, 2018 in Reno, Nev., after a year-long struggle with cancer.
Saturday, October 20, 2018

Audrey I. Ligman
Audrey I. Ligman, age 72 of Rhinelander, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018 at Aspirus Wausau Hospital.
Saturday, October 20, 2018

Jeffrey Allen Wilcox
Senior Chief Jeffrey Allen Wilcox of Chesapeake, Virginia, passed away suddenly Oct. 5, 2018, in the Du Paul Hospital in Norfolk, Va.
(2 comments)

Saturday, October 20, 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.
(3 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

James Mach
A Celebration of Life potluck-type luncheon for James Mach will be held Saturday, Oct. 14 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Pine Lake Town Hall in Rhinelander.
Saturday, October 7, 2017

Neil Moore
Neil Moore, age 79, of Rhinelander passed away Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017 at Wausau Aspirus Hospital.
Thursday, October 5, 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...'




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 2018 1up!

Software © 1998-2018 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved