Author: Obituaries

Rita Reeve

Rita Reeve age 91, of Sauk City, WI passed away on 05/23/2022 at Maplewood. Rita was born in Phelps WI on August 7th, 1930 to Cecil(Red) and Rose(Kernohan) Simpson. She was married to Wilbur(Bud) Reeve on March 22nd, 1954. After…

John “Murph” Edward Fisher

FITCHBURG – John “Murph” Edward Fisher, age 87, passed away at his home on Monday, May 23, 2022. Murph was born on August 23, 1934, in Madison, WI to Glenn and Louise Fisher. He grew up in Madison and graduated…

Dale Louise White Eagle

Dale White Eagle, age 84, of Black River Falls, Wisconsin walked on Monday, May 23, 2022. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 12:00 Noon with Henry White Thunder officiating. Visitation will be held on Tuesday beginning at 3:00…

Judith Thompson

Judith A. (Miller) (Smith) Thompson, age 82 passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2022. She was born on March 8, 1940, in Forreston, IL the daughter of Ernest and Alma (Bennehoff) Miller. Judi graduated from Forreston High School and then…

Drew Fjoser

Drew Fjoser has touched so many lives in his 23 years of life. He was especially loved by his mom and stepdad Dana and Joel Vande Hey, his dad Andy Fjoser, his siblings: Caitlin Vande Hey (Corey Rosol), Austin Fjoser,…

COLUMBUS—Kathleen A. “Kathy” Koehn, age 78, passed away at her home on Saturday, May 21, 2022. Kathy was born on June 10, 1943, in Columbus to Norbert and Sylvia (Schroeder) Weissmann. She was a 1961 graduate of Columbus High School.…

Judith Elaine "Judy" Laskowski

STOUGHTON - Judith Elaine “Judy” Laskowski, age 83, of Stoughton, passed away on Friday, May 20, 2022, at St. Mary's Hospital. In the late 90s, Judy won her fight against small cell carcinoma of the lung. Despite all the odds,…

Betty Jean Dennison

STOUGHTON - Betty Jean Dennison, age 78, joined our heavenly Father on May 21, 2022. Betty was born on Oct. 7, 1943, in Dodgeville, Wis., to Wilmer and Lucille (Fillback) Roum. She and her six siblings grew up on the…

Rosemary Edwards

Rosemary Edwards, age 94, of Dodgeville, passed away peacefully on Monday, May 23, 2022, at Upland Hills Health following a stroke. She was born December 23, 1927 on the family farm in Darlington, Wisconsin to Fred and Elsie Hirsbrunner. She…

Delores “Dee” Jacka Cushman

Mineral Point / Dodgeville – Delores “Dee” Jacka Cushman, aged 92, passed away peacefully in the early morning of May 22 at the Mineral Point Care Center, where she had been a resident since 2015. She was born on May…

Gerald L. 'Jerry' Johnson

Gerald L. “Jerry” Johnson, 71, of Dodgeville passed away unexpectedly Thursday, May 19, 2022. Jerry was born Dec. 24, 1950, to Douglas & Marjorie (Soderstrom) Johnson at General Hospital in Dodgeville and was raised in Mineral Point. Jerry married the…

Mary Lou Murray

Mary Lou Murray, age 85 of Darlington, WI passed away Sunday, May 22, 2022 at Lafayette Manor in Darlington. She was born on February 14, 1937, the daughter of Clarence and Winifred (Stack) Hanson. Mary Lou grew up in Darlington…

Robert Leon 'Bob' Oyler

Robert Leon “Bob” Oyler died peacefully in his sleep on May 6, 2022, at Upland Hills Hospital. He was 78. Bob was born in Jackson, MS and was adopted by John and Catherine (Beckley) Oyler of Indianapolis, IN. Bob was…

Robert 'Bob' J. Mellenberger

Robert J. Mellenberger, age 76 passed away on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at Agrace HospiceCare, Inc. in Fitchburg. He was born on January 11, 1946 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Madison the son of Alfred and Edna (Schilt) Mellenberger. Bob…

Michael L. Wetenkamp

Michael L. Wetenkamp, 65, of Janesville passed away peacefully at UW Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin with family by his side. Michael was born May 9, 1957 in Manitowoc, Wisconsin, the son of Albert and Joyce Wetenkamp. Michael was a truck…

Doris Ruth Hicks

Doris Ruth Hicks, age 83, went to be with her heavenly father on May 20, 2022. Doris was born to Rev. Carl & Helen Zeyher on June 27, 1938 in Hutchinson, MN. She spent her young years living in MN…

Patricia Lou (Kruckman) Flom

Patricia Lou (Kruckman) Flom, born Oct. 23, 1941, has passed on May 13, 2022. She was born to James P. and Dorothy J. (Hugunin) Kruckman. Pat grew up in Burlington, Wis., until 1953 when the family moved to Mount Horeb,…

Thelma Leone Niederklopher

Thelma L. (Pauley) Niederklopfer, age 87, passed away on May 22, 2022 at home surrounded by family. She was born on December 13, 1934 in Dodgeville, WI to the late Roy E and Gwendolyn (Wallace) Pauley. She attended school in…

Richard H. Robbins

COLUMBUS/ROCKFORD—Richard H. Robbins, age 70, passed away with two daughters by his side, listening to Jimmy Buffett at River Bluff Nursing Home in Rockford, IL on Friday, May 20, 2022. He was born on May 27, 1951, to Lester and…

Hope Faulkner

Hope Faulkner, the daughter of Samantha Hertrampf and Cody Faulkner was born sleeping on Friday, May 20, 2022, at Meriter Hospital in Madison. Hope is survived by her parents Samantha Hertrampf and Cody Faulkner of Richland Center, sister Mackenzie Faulkner,…

Bernard "Bernie" John Lessner

Bernard John Lessner passed away at his home in Lake Delton, Wisconsin on April 7th, 2022. He was 89. Bernie was born in Columbus, Wisconsin on August 31, 1932, to Teckla (Benisch) & Philip Lessner as an only child. He…

Kevin John Weichmann

Kevin John Weichmann, age 67, died on May 17, 2022. He was born in Madison on December 1, 1954, to Earl and Arlene (Reinen) Weichmann. Kevin worked many jobs including Young America as a salesman, Stokely’s as a forklift operator…

John L. “Jack” Fortney

John L. “Jack” Fortney, 82, of Big Patch, died on Tuesday, May 17, 2022. Funeral services will be at 6:00 PM, Tuesday, May 24, 2022, at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville. Chapel military rites will be accorded by…

Polly Ann McGinley

Polly Ann McGinley, age 98, of Mt. Horeb passed away on Friday, May 20, 2022, at her residence following an illness. She was born on July 16, 1923, in Spring Green, WI the daughter of John and Ruth (Meyers) Schoenmann.…