An image.
  • Edith Brewer
    Tuesday, February 13, 2018 11:16 AM
    Edith Brewer, age 91, a resident of Rhine­lander, Wis., and Phelps, Wis., passed away on Saturday Feb. 10, 2018, at Rennes Health and Rehab Center in Rhinelander.  
    Edith was born on July 2, 1926, in Ann Arbor, Mich., to Ira and Lola Burkett.
    Edith was married to Woodrow Brewer on May 9, 1942, in Phelps.  
    She worked for many years in Eagle River, Wis., at Cranberry Products, the White Spruce Inn and 43 years at Eagle River Memorial Hospital where she retired at the young age of
  • Tuesday, February 13, 2018 11:15 AM
    Jacqueline Conquest, age 84 of King, Wis., and formerly of Three Lakes, Wis., passed away on Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, at Theda Care in Waupaca, Wis . 

    She was born on March 27, 1933, in Chicago, Ill., to Allan and Myrtle Hansen.

    Following high school, Jacqueline met the love of her life, Robert Conquest. On Sept. 25, 1954, they were married in Chicago, Ill. They would share over 61 wonderful years together, holding hands to the end. Bob preceded her in death on Aug. 3, 2016.

    They moved to the North Woods where they operated the Sunset Shores Resort on Medicine Lake in Three Lakes in addition to starting their family of two children. Jacqueline also worked for
  • Tuesday, February 13, 2018 11:14 AM
    Pat Ganas, age 66, a resident of Eagle River, Wis., and formerly of Wausau, Wis., passed away on Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, at his home.  

    Pat was born on Aug. 28, 1951, in Milwaukee, Wis., to Joseph and Lillian Ganas.  

    Pat loved to fish and enjoyed the wildlife, especially the deer and the eagles. He also loved race cars and skydiving.

    Pat was preceded in death by his parents.

    He is survived by his significant other, Pamela Tinder of Eagle River; daughter, Renee Presley of Elmhurst, Ill.; sister, Christina Ganas of Lake Tomahawk, Wis.; niece, Mieko Flynn of Corona, Calif.; his aunt, Rosie Ganas; cousin, Les Ganas; and
  • Helen E. Kinner
    Tuesday, February 13, 2018 11:13 AM
    Helen E. Kinner of Iron River, Mich., died Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, at Aspirus Iron River Hospital. She was 90.
    Mrs. Kinner was born Feb. 3, 1928, in Phelps, to the late Allan and Impi (Heikkinen) Niemi. She graduated from Phelps High School with the Class of 1946.
    She married John Kinner Nov. 29, 1946, and worked in the housekeeping industry for more than 50 years.
    Mrs. Kinner attended First Lutheran Church of Iron River, and was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary of Iron River and
  • Donna Mirek
    Tuesday, February 13, 2018 11:12 AM
    Donna Mirek, 68, of St. Germain, Wis., found peace on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, after spending the day with family and friends by her side.

    Born on July 18, 1949, Donna was raised in Meno­monee Falls by her late aunt, Delores Minkel. 

    She met the love of her life, Louis Mirek, while attending UW-Whitewater and was his “lovely bride” for 44 years. 

    She earned her nursing degree from UW-Milwaukee and was a registered nurse in the Intensive Care Unit at Waukesha Memorial Hospital, Epic Life Insurance and WPS in Madison.

    Donna was
  • John C. ‘Jack’ Schlaefer
    Tuesday, February 13, 2018 11:11 AM
    John C. “Jack” Schlae­fer went to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, surrounded by his family at home after a long illness.
    He was born on Sept. 14, 1941, in Wausau, Wis., the son of John B. and Helen A. Schlaefer.
    He and Sandy Markotic were married Dec. 13, 1997, in Three Lakes, Wis., where they lived for 20 years; she survives. They recently moved back to Wausau to be closer to family.
    He raised five children with Joanne Schlaefer; she survives. Also surviving are his children and grandchildren, Susan (Todd) Fischer of Wausau, and their children, Erin, T. Benjamin, Amanda, and
  • Tuesday, February 13, 2018 11:10 AM
    Ronald “P.C.” Waller, age 76, a resident of Eagle River, Wis., and formerly of Pewaukee and Brookfield, Wis., passed away on Sunday Feb. 11, 2018, at Ascension St. Clare’s Hospital in Weston, Wis.  
    Ronald was born on March 27, 1941, in Chicago, Ill., to Jack and Joyce Waller.  
    Ronald worked for Johnson Controls in Chicago and Milwaukee for over 30 years.  He was also a gunsmith.  
    Ronald was an active outdoorsman. He especially enjoyed hunting and fishing.  He volunteered at Fishing Has No Boundaries.
    He was a member of
  • Carole Jean Ardelean
    Tuesday, February 6, 2018 11:18 AM
    Carole Jean (Madsen) Ardelean, 87, of Plano, Ill., passed away Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, at Kishwaukee Hospital in Dekalb, Ill.

    She was born April 8, 1930, in Plano, the daughter of Albert and Laura (Madsen) Madsen.

    She married Arthur Louis Ardelean on Oct. 13, 1951, in Crystal Lake, Ill. They had 51 loving years together.

    Carole was baptized at First Baptist Church in Plano.

    She graduated from Plano High School in 1948.

    For several years she was a cook at
  • Donna Jo Boone
    Tuesday, February 6, 2018 11:17 AM
    Donna Jo Boone died Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018, in Midwest City, Okla. She was 66.
    Ms. Boone was born Dec. 28, 1951, in Land O’ Lakes, to Bob Lapp and Audrey (née Kesler) Zabel.
    She enjoyed the outdoors and spending time with her grandchildren.  
    She is survived by one son, Brandon; one brother, Bob; two sisters, Dorothy Fonsted, and Denise Palm; and three grandchildren.
    Hibbs Funeral Home in Choctaw, Okla., is serving the family.
  • Gordon James Cook
    Tuesday, February 6, 2018 11:16 AM
    Gordon James Cook, age 75, was welcomed into the arms of our Savior on Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018, surrounded by his loving family at his home overlooking a glistening new snow Saturday morning.
    He was born in Milwaukee, Wis., to Edward and Adeline (Sette) Cook on Dec. 31, 1942.
    He attended Horicon High School and graduated with the Class of 1961.
    In September of 1963, he married Betty (Betsy) Kelm and raised four children in Horicon, Wis.
    After the passing of his wife, Betsy, he married
Looking for something older? Try our archive search

Download Our App!
Get notified on Breaking News!