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September 19, 2018

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Marjorie DeWalt
Marjorie DeWalt, age 104, of Rhinelander, passed away Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, at Rennes Health and Rehab.
Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Norman H. Pratt
Norman H. Pratt, age 79 of Rhinelander, passed away Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at Seasons of Life Hospice House in Woodruff.
Tuesday, September 18, 2018

William "Bill" Alan Karnosky
William "Bill" Alan Karnosky, age 64 of Rhinelander, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in Ontonagon, Mich.
Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Sharon M. Gerdes
Sharon M. Gerdes, age 70, of Rhinelander, died Sept. 13, 2018 at St. Claire's Hospital in Weston.
Saturday, September 15, 2018

William "Bill" Karnosky
William, "Bill" Karnosky, age 64, of Rhinelander, died Sept. 12, 2018 in Ontonogan, Mich.
Saturday, September 15, 2018

Bernard "Bernie" F. Bennett
Bernard "Bernie" F. Bennett, age 80, of Rhinelander, passed away Monday, Sept. 3, 2018 at Seasons of Life in Woodruff. Bernie was born in Rhinelander on Feb. 13, 1938, the son of George F. and Bernice (Winchell) Bennett.
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Reverend Roy Norman Johnson
Reverend Roy Norman Johnson, age 96 of Rhinelander, passed peacefully into heaven on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018. He was a resident of Grace Lodge for the past 17 years.
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Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Robert "Bob" A. Piasecki
Robert "Bob" A. Piasecki, age 87, of Rhinelander, passed away Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018 at the Wisconsin Veterans Home in King. Bob was born in Sugar Camp, on June 6, 1931, the son of Walter and Elizabeth (Symanski) Piasecki.
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Jane Jelinek
Jane Jelinek - July 12, 1931 to July 25, 2018.
Saturday, September 8, 2018

Allen Arthur Schultz
Allen Arthur Schultz of Rhinelander passed away Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018.
Saturday, September 8, 2018

George "Bill" Weaver
George "Bill" Weaver, age 85, of Appleton, died Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018.
Saturday, September 8, 2018

Reverend Roy Johnson
Reverend Roy Johnson, age 96, of Rhinelander, died Sept. 5, 2018, at Grace Lodge in Rhinelander.
(3 comments)

Saturday, September 8, 2018

Bernard "Bernie" F. Bennett
Bernard "Bernie" F. Bennett, age 80, of Rhinelander, passed away Monday, Sept. 3, 2018 at Seasons of Life in Woodruff.
Saturday, September 8, 2018

Billie Jean Herskorn
Billie Jean Herskorn, age 77, of Rhinelander, died Sept. 4, 2018, in Rhinelander.
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Saturday, September 8, 2018

Joseph F. Kopp
Joseph F. Kopp, age 90 of Rhinelander, peacefully passed away Friday, Aug. 31, 2018.  Joe was born on March 21, 1928 in Skokie, Illinois, to John and Rose (Freres) Kopp.
Thursday, September 6, 2018

Donna M. Radzinski-Stenzel
Please join us in celebrating the life of Donna M. Radzinski-Stenzel on Saturday Sept. 15, 2018 at Brokers bar, 1013 Lincoln Street, Rhinelander WI 54501 from 1 to 5 p.m.
Thursday, September 6, 2018

Phyllis D. Manicor
Phyllis D. Manicor, age 82, of Rhinelander, died Aug. 31, 2018 at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital in Rhinelander. She was born July 21, 1936, in Norway, Mich., to Irving and Dorothy (Beard) Caddy.
Thursday, September 6, 2018

Bernard "Bernie" F. Bennett
Bernard "Bernie" F. Bennett, age 80, of Rhinelander, passed away Monday, Sept. 3, 2018 at Seasons of Life in Woodruff.
Thursday, September 6, 2018

Robert E. Bessa
Robert E. Bessa, of Monico, passed away at the age of 93, on Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018. Bob was born Oct. 17, 1924 in Monico. He was one of nine children born to Stella and Clemens Bessa.
Thursday, September 6, 2018

Kenneth Gordon Garbisch
A memorial service for Kenneth Gordon Garbisch, age 73 of Lake Tomahawk, a.k.a "Buckskin" will be held on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018 at 11 a.m. at the Lake Tomahawk Bible Church.
Thursday, September 6, 2018

Patricia "Pat" Hagen
Patricia "Pat" Hagen, age 89, died Sept. 2, 2018, surrounded by her children, after a long full life.
Thursday, September 6, 2018

Allen Schultz
Allen Schultz, age 91, of Rhinelander, died Sept. 1, 2018, in Stevens Point. He was born April 13, 1927, in Milwaukee, to John and Meta (Baerenwald) Schultz.
Thursday, September 6, 2018

Billie Jean Herskorn
Billie Jean Herskorn, age 77, of Rhinelander, died Sept. 4, 2018 in Rhinelander. She was born March 7, 1941, in Rhinelander, to Edmund and Doris (Harrington) Lund.
Thursday, September 6, 2018

Joseph F. Kopp
Joseph F. Kopp, age 90, of Rhinelander, passed away Friday, Aug. 31, 2018, at Seasons of Life Hospice in Woodruff, with his family at his side.
Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Bernice "Bobbi" S. Ross
Bernice "Bobbi" S. Ross, age 77 of Rhinelander, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, Aug. 31, 2018. She was born Sept. 16, 1940, in Laona, to Michael and Stella (Rutkowski) Perenich.
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Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Gayle Margaret Bentley
Gayle Margaret Bentley, age 74, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018
Saturday, September 1, 2018

Alice Ritchie
Alice Ritchie, age 87, of Rhinelander, died Aug. 26, 2018 at the Grace Lodge in Rhinelander.
Saturday, September 1, 2018

Alfreda "Fritzy" B. Johnson
Alfreda "Fritzy" B. Johnson, age 80, of Harshaw, passed away Friday, Aug. 24, 2018, at Ascension Sacred Heart Hospital in Tomahawk.
(1 comments)

Saturday, September 1, 2018

Helen Adela Millen
Helen Adela Millen, 86, went home to be with the Lord on Aug. 29, 2018, in Hospice Care at the NorthShore Estates in Duluth, Minn.
Saturday, September 1, 2018

LeRoy Gordon Bettinger
Rhinelander native LeRoy Gordon Bettinger died at 3:20 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24, 2018 at Madigan Army Hospital, Lakewood, Washington.
Saturday, September 1, 2018

Lorraine K. Joslin
Lorraine K. Joslin, age 60 of Rhinelander, passed away Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018 at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital.
Saturday, September 1, 2018

Thomas J. Marlega
Thomas J. Marlega, age 79 of Rhinelander, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018, at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital.
Saturday, September 1, 2018

Bernice Ross
Bernice Ross, age 77, of Rhinelander, died Aug. 31, 2018 at St. Mary's Hospital in Rhinelander.
Saturday, September 1, 2018

Phyllis Manicore
Phyllis Manicore, age 82, of Rhinelander, died Aug. 31, 2018, at St. Mary's Hospital in Rhinelander.
Saturday, September 1, 2018

Gayle Bentley
Gayle Bentley, age 74, of Amery, formerly of Rhinelander, died Aug. 28, 2018, in Amery. She was born July 8, 1944, in Rhinelander, the daughter of George and Ardis (Lindgren) Bentley.
Thursday, August 30, 2018

LeRoy Bettinger
LeRoy Bettinger, age 86, of Lakewood, Wash. died Aug. 24, 2018 at the Madigan Army Hospital. He was born Feb. 20, 1932, in Rhinelander, to Earl and Rose (Nutt) Bettinger.
Thursday, August 30, 2018

Alice Ritchie
Alice Ritchie, age 87, of Rhinelander, died Aug. 26, 2018 at Grace Lodge in Rhinelander. Alice was born Oct. 25, 1930, in Hiles, to Joseph and Clara (Rasmussen) James.
Thursday, August 30, 2018

Ella M. Kuehn
Ella M. Kuehn, age 97, passed away Aug.26, 2018.

Ella was preceeded in death by her husband, Richard Kuehn in 2005 at age 88.

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Kenneth Gordon Garbisch
Kenneth Gordon Garbisch, age 73 of Lake Tomahawk, a.k.a "Buckskin" went home to be with his Lord on Aug. 15, 2018.
Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Joan D. Robbins
Joan D Robbins, age 89, of Rhinelander, died Aug. 23, 2018, at St. Mary's Hospital in Rhinelander. Joan was born in Rhinelander on Friday, Jan. 18, 1929 to Clifford and Esther (Peterson) Robbins.
Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Alice Ritchie
Alice Ritchie, age 87, of Rhinelander, died Aug. 26, 2018 at Grace Lodge in Rhinelander. Alice was born Oct. 25, 1930, in Hiles, to Joseph and Clara (Rasmussen) James.
Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Francis "Fran" Sand
Francis "Fran" Sand, age 85, a resident of Sugar Camp since 1995, passed away at his home on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018.
Saturday, August 25, 2018

Lorraine K. Joslin
Lorraine K. Joslin, age 60 of Rhinelander, passed away Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018 at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital.
Saturday, August 25, 2018

Marlene J. Hulbert
Marlene J. Hulbert, age 84, of Rhinelander, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018 at Friendly Village.
Saturday, August 25, 2018

Joan Robbins
Joan Robbins, age 89, of Rhinelander, died Aug. 23, 2018, at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital in Rhinelander.
Saturday, August 25, 2018

Harry James Kroll
Harry James Kroll of Rhinelander, age 74, passed away Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, at his residence, with his loving wife, daughters, son, grandchildren and dear friend at his side after a long battle with cancer.
Thursday, August 23, 2018

Orlie V. Rew
Orlie V. Rew, age 89 of Rhinelander, passed away Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, at Country Terrace CBRF.
Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Charles Edward Ross
Charles Edward Ross, 67, passed away peacefully on Monday, Aug. 13, 2018 in Laredo, Texas.
Saturday, August 18, 2018

Kenneth C. Garbisch
Kenneth G. Garbisch, age 73 of Lake Tomahawk, died Wednesday, Aug. 15 at Avanti Health and Rehab in Minocqua.
Saturday, August 18, 2018

Gerald "Jerry" Francis Luczak
Gerald "Jerry" Francis Luczak of Sugar Camp, died Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018 at his home.
Saturday, August 18, 2018

Donna M. Radzinski Stenzel
Donna M. Radzinski Stenzel, age 79, of Rhinelander, passed away Friday, Aug. 10, 2018 at Friendly Village.
Saturday, August 18, 2018

Evelyn A. Franti
Evelyn A. Franti, age 82 of Rhinelander, a loving wife, mother, and grandmother, passed away Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, at her home. She was born May 10, 1936, in Ontonagon, Michigan to Yalmer and Helen (Isola) Soronen.
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Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Janet Rowe
Janet Rowe of Three Lakes went to be with her Lord after a long battle with cancer at home surrounded by her family on Aug. 10, 2018. Janet was born Nov. 17, 1952, in Milwaukee to Eugene and Lucille (Frauenfelder) Kunda.
Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Guerdon A. Wallesverd
Guerdon A. Wallesverd, age 89, of Tomahawk, passed away Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, at his home under the care of Ministry Home Care Hospice. Guerdon was born Feb. 10, 1929, in Menominee, to the late Gustav and Alice (Carstensen) Wallesverd.
Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Donna M. Steckbauer
Donna M. Steckbauer, age 76 of Harshaw, passed away Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018 at home surrounded by her loving family. Donna was born Nov. 13, 1941, in Shawano, the daughter of Gerald and Ethel (Stone) Fermanich.
(1 comments)

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Carol Jean Schauder
Carol Jean Schauder, age 79 of Rhinelander, died Monday, Aug. 13, 2018 at Rennes Health and Rehab in Rhinelander.
Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Marlene J. Hulbert
Marlene J. Hulbert, age 84, of Rhinelander, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018 at Friendly Village. She was born in Superior on Wednesday, Aug. 16, 1933, the daughter of Eli and Mary (Spitznagle) Stoich.
Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Cheryl LC (Colburn) Steffen
Cheryl Steffen, age 58, passed away peacefully on Aug. 6, 2018 in Canton, Ga., after a courageous 10-year fight with breast cancer.
Saturday, August 11, 2018

Donald L. Casperson
Donald L. Casperson of Mountain was reunited with his bride Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, when he passed away at his home under the care of his family and Unity Hospice after a courageous battle with kidney cancer.
Saturday, August 11, 2018

Charles R. O'Brien
Charles R. O'Brien, age 79, of Rhinelander, died Aug. 7, 2018, at his home, surrounded by his loving family.
Saturday, August 11, 2018

Evelyn A. Franti
Evelyn A. Franti, age 82 of Rhinelander, a loving wife, mother, and grandmother, passed away Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, at her home.
Saturday, August 11, 2018

Vivian Viola Rude
Vivian Viola Rude, age 78 of Rhinelander, died Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018 at Aspirus Wausau Hospital.
Saturday, August 11, 2018

Donald H. Randolph
Donald H. Randolph, age 87 of Rhinelander, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, at Rennes Health and Rehab. He was born Nov. 12, 1930, in Elroy, to Harold and Martha (Subera) Randolph.
(1 comments)

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Charles R. O'Brien
Charles R. O'Brien, age 79, of Rhinelander, died Aug. 7, 2018, at his home. He was born Jan. 1, 1939, in Enterprise, to George and Hazel (Mills) O'Brien.
Thursday, August 9, 2018

Vivian Rude
Vivian Rude, age 78 of Rhinelander, died Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018 at Aspirus Wausau Hospital. She was born in Bismarck, Minn. on March 2, 1940 to Arthur and Viola (Kuehn) Schauer.
Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Ralph Vanzo
Ralph Vanzo, 90, died peacefully at King Veterans Home on Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017, surrounded by his loving family.
Saturday, August 4, 2018

Doreen "Dee" F. LaRoche
Doreen "Dee" F. LaRoche, age 56, of Rhinelander, passed away Monday evening July 30, 2018 at the U.W. Hospital in Madison.
Saturday, August 4, 2018

Col. Robert C. Nelson
Robert C. Nelson died April 11, 2018 in Rhinelander.
Thursday, August 2, 2018

Allan Michael Szews
Allan Michael Szews of Fruitland, Idaho., and formerly of Birnamwood and Rhinelander, died at the St. Luke's hospital on July 25, 2018, surrounded by his family.
Thursday, August 2, 2018

Doreen "Dee" F. LaRoche
Doreen "Dee" F. LaRoche, age 56, of Rhinelander, passed away Monday evening at the U.W. Hospital in Madison.
Thursday, August 2, 2018

Michael J. Baker
Michael J. Baker went home to his Saviour on Monday evening, July 30, 2018, at the age of 72.
Thursday, August 2, 2018

Dale Louis Gardner
Dale Louis Gardner, age 80, of Rhinelander, died Wednesday, July 25, 2018 in Tomahawk. He was born on Friday, March 18, 1938 in Rhinelander to Louis and Mathilda (Schmidt) Gardner.
Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Joseph Charles Porten
Joseph Charles Porten, 60, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at his home surrounded by his loved ones.
Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Sue Hausserman-Dugan, MD
Sue Ann (Hall) Hausserman-Dugan, age 72, passed away near San Diego, Calif. on July 15, 2018 after a long struggle with Alzheimer's disease.
Saturday, July 28, 2018

Ellen J. Burkeland
Ellen J. Burkeland, age 60 of Rhinelander, passed away Tuesday evening, July 24, 2018 at her residence.
Saturday, July 28, 2018

Dale L. Gardner
Dale L. Gardner, age 80, of Rhinelander, died July 25, 2018 in Tomahawk. He was born March 18, 1938, in Rhinelander, to Louis and Mathilda (Schmidt) Gardner.
Saturday, July 28, 2018

Rod Gaskill
Rod (Roger) Gaskill passed away last Wednesday, July 18, 2018, after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. His wife, Beckie, was by his side as he was called home.
Thursday, July 26, 2018

Rose Marie Nelson
Rose Marie Nelson, (nee Peper) passed away peacefully on Monday evening, July 23, 2018 at the age of 85. The visitation for Rose will be held on Friday evening, July 27, 2018, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Hildebrand Funeral Home.
(4 comments)

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Susan Evelyn Skubal
Susan Evelyn Skubal, age 71 of Rhinelander, died Monday night, July 16, 2018 in hospice at her home with just her loving husband at her side.
Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Eileen DeNoble
Eileen DeNoble, age 82 of Rhinelander, went home to her Lord and Savior on July 18, 2018, in Rhinelander. She was born on June 25, 1936 in Wabeno, to George and Alice (Schmelling) Myers.
Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Richard Roy "Dick" Martiny
Richard Roy "Dick" Martiny, age 86, passed away Saturday, July 7, 2018 at the Tennessee Veterans Home in Murfreesboro, Tenn. Mr. Martiny was the son of the late Richard H. and Leone Lickman Martiny.
Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Werner R. Zimmer
Werner R. "Zim" Zimmer, age 99 of Rhinelander, passed away on Sunday, July 22, 2018, at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital. He was born on June 26, 1919, in Pigeon, Mich. to Rueben and Hannah (Boehner) Zimmer.
(1 comments)

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Eugene S. Lee
Eugene S. Lee, age 87, of Rhinelander, died July 15, 2018, in Rhinelander. He was born Nov. 1, 1930 to John and Viola (Cornwell) Lee.
Saturday, July 21, 2018

Susan Evelyn Skubal
Susan Evelyn Skubal, age 71 of Rhinelander, died Monday night, July 16, 2018 in hospice at her home with just her loving husband at her side.
Saturday, July 21, 2018

Eileen DeNoble
Eileen DeNoble, age 82 of Rhinelander, died July 18, 2018, in Rhinelander.
Saturday, July 21, 2018

George Kurth, Sr.
George Kurth Sr., of Jennings, died Thursday, July 19, 2018 as a result of an automobile accident. He was 65 years old.
Saturday, July 21, 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


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