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January 23, 2019

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David A. Martin
David A. Martin, age 44, of Rhinelander, died Jan. 16, 2019, at his home.
Tuesday, January 22, 2019

John Dorion
John Dorion, age 57, of Rhinelander, died Jan. 17, 2019 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield.
Tuesday, January 22, 2019

oseph Peter Schoone
Joseph Peter Schoone, age 79 of Rhinelander, passed away Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, at Ascension St. Clare's Hospital in Weston.
Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Jacqueline C. Cummins
Jacqueline C. Cummins, age 90 of Rhinelander, passed away Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, at her home.
Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Marie Elizabeth (Sawyer) Barfknecht
Marie Elizabeth (Sawyer) Barfknecht, 92 years old, of Rhinelander, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019, surrounded by loved ones at ThedaCare Regional Medical Center in Neenah, following injuries sustained from a motor vehicle accident.
(1 comments)

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Edward F. Cholewinski
Edward F. Cholewinski, age 86 of the Town of Pelican, passed away Sunday, Dec. 30, 2018 at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital.
Saturday, January 19, 2019

David A. Martin
David A. Martin, age 44, of Rhinelander, died Jan. 16, 2019, at his home.
Saturday, January 19, 2019

Raeburn B. Meyer
Raeburn B. Meyer, age 87 of Rhinelander, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on Jan. 17, 2019.
Saturday, January 19, 2019

John R. Giebudowski
John R. Giebudowski, age 81, of Conover, passed away Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019 at his residence.
Saturday, January 19, 2019

John A. Dorion
John A. Dorion, age 57 of Rhinelander, passed away Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, at Marshfield Medical Center in Marshfield.
Saturday, January 19, 2019

Richard John Krook
Richard John Krook, born Jan. 28, 1981, went home to the Lord on Jan. 13, 2019 at the age of 37.
Thursday, January 17, 2019

R.G. "Turk" Flory
R.G. "Turk" Flory, age 86, of Wausau, died Friday, Jan. 11, 2019 under the care of Aspirus Hospice Services at North Central Health Care Center.

He was born Feb. 2, 1932, in Wausau, to George and Mary (Calahan) Flory.

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Marie Elizabeth (Sawyer) Barfknecht
Marie Elizabeth (Sawyer) Barfknecht, 92 years old, of Rhinelander, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019, surrounded by loved ones at ThedaCare Regional Medical Center in Neenah, following injuries sustained from a motor vehicle accident.
Thursday, January 17, 2019

Robert M. Fochs
Robert M. Fochs, 89, of Rhinelander, formerly of Wausau, died Sunday, Jan. 6, 2018 at Aspirus Wausau Hospital.
Saturday, January 12, 2019

Richard "Dick" M. Schaefer
Richard "Dick" M. Schaefer, age 90, of Rhinelander, passed away Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, at his home under the care of his family and Ascension at Home Hospice.
Saturday, January 12, 2019

Marie E. Barfknecht
Marie E. Barfknecht, age 92 of Rhinelander, passed away Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019 at ThedaCare Regional Medical Center in Neenah.
(2 comments)

Saturday, January 12, 2019

Jean M. (Joslin) Haring
Jean M. (Joslin) Haring, age 68, of Coon Rapids, Minn., formerly of Rhinelander, passed away Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019.
Thursday, January 10, 2019

William "Bill" Fourt
William "Bill" Fourt, age 86, of Gleason passed away Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019, at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital.
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Gail Anne Quade
Gail Anne Quade, age 64, of Sugar Camp, passed away peacefully in her sleep on the morning of Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, at Aspirus Wausau Hospital.
Saturday, January 5, 2019

Richard Arnold "Dick" Persike
Richard Arnold "Dick" Persike, age 87 of Rhinelander, died Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018, at Rennes Assisted Living and Rehabilitation in Rhinelander.
Saturday, January 5, 2019

William Devanny Miller Sr.
William Devanny Miller Sr., 74 of Denton, Texas went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2019 at his home.
Saturday, January 5, 2019

Clarice M. Winquist
Clarice M. Winquist, age 98 of Rhinelander, passed away Monday, Dec. 31, 2018, at Rennes Health and Rehab. She was born on March 19, 1920, in Rhinelander, to David and Anna (Wittke) Fell.
Thursday, January 3, 2019

Joan Goosman
Joan Goosman, age 85, of Rhinelander, died Dec. 28, 2018 in Rhinelander. She was born Dec. 9, 1933, in Bruce, Wis., to Carl and Beulah (Vreeland) Dauer. She attended schools in Bruce graduating from Bruce High School in 1950.
Thursday, January 3, 2019

Judith "Judy" Porter
Judith "Judy" Porter, 82, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018 at home with her husband by her side.
Saturday, December 29, 2018

Janice C. Gentile
Janice C. Gentile, age 74, passed away with strong faith on Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2018, after facing the challenges of two months with cancer.
(2 comments)

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Sandra "Sandy" Stasik
Sandra "Sandy" Stasik, age 72 of Pelican Lake, passed away Monday, Dec. 24, 2018, at her home. She was born Aug. 5, 1946, in Milwaukee, to Harry and Esther (Groth) Szatkiewcz.
Thursday, December 27, 2018

Ruth Kitzman
Ruth Kitzman, age 80, of Rhinelander, died Saturday, Dec. 22, 2018 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield. She was born July 17, 1938, in Crandon, to Frances and Edith (Lambert) Tracy.
(3 comments)

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Teresa McKenzie Kaplan
Teresa McKenzie Kaplan, age 65, of Rhinelander, died Dec. 25, 2018 at the UW Hospital in Madison. She was born Dec. 2, 1953, in Rhinelander, to Duane and Rosetta (Ruttan) McKenzie.
Thursday, December 27, 2018

Patricia Ann Guzman
Patricia Ann Guzman, age 90, of Wittenberg, formerly of Rhinelander, died Dec. 19, 2018 in Wittenberg. She was born July 8, 1928, in Wausau, to Glenn and Laura (Barclay) Harrison.
Monday, December 24, 2018

Eugene "Gene" Step
Eugene "Gene" Step, age 99, a lifelong resident of Three Lakes passed away Dec. 16, 2018. He was born Dec. 2, 1919 to his parents Alex and Mary Stepezyski.
Monday, December 24, 2018

Patricia Ann Guzman
Patricia Ann Guzman, age 90, of Wittenberg, formerly of Rhinelander, died Dec. 19, 2018 in Wittenberg.
Saturday, December 22, 2018

Steven P. Hoban
Steven P. Hoban, 67, of Jacksonville, Fla., passed away Dec. 16, 2018

A Dignified Alternative-Hatcher Cremations, 9957 Moorings Drive, Suite 503, Jacksonville, FL 32257.
(1 comments)

Saturday, December 22, 2018

Richard Persike
Richard Persike, age 87, of Rhinelander, died Dec. 18, 2018 in Rhinelander.
Saturday, December 22, 2018

Mary "Linda" Gardner
Mary "Linda" Gardner, age 79, of Rhinelander, passed away Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018, at Seasons of Life Hospice House in Woodruff. Mary was born March 11, 1939, in Mauston, to the late John and Virginia (Babcock) Gardner.
Thursday, December 20, 2018

John Anthony Thiel Jr.
John Anthony Thiel Jr. passed away Dec. 14, 2018, at his home in Rhinelander, with his wife of 65 years at his side.
Thursday, December 20, 2018

Helen Rosella Schraufnagel
Helen Rosella Schraufnagel, age 94, of Rochester, Minn., and a former Rhinelander resident, passed away Monday, Dec. 17, 2018 at Madonna Meadows in Rochester, Minn.
(1 comments)

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Ronald G. Spengler
Ronald G. Spengler, age 73, of Rhinelander, died Dec. 13, 2018, at his home, with his loving family at his side.
(1 comments)

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Walter Leon Meyer
My favorite people call me Grandpa.
(2 comments)

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Christian Blank
Christian Blank, 94 years old, of Woodruff, passed on to meet God on Dec. 13, 2018 at Howard Young Medical Center in Woodruff.
Tuesday, December 18, 2018

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.
(4 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.
(1 comments)

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.
(3 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

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


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