Obituaries

Gary G. Osborn

Gary G. Osborn, age 67, of Madison, passed away after a short illness on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, at UW Hospital and Clinics.

Sara D. Ballweg

Sara Doris (Farmer) Ballweg passed away on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020, at Beehive Homes of Mount Horeb, Wis.

Darlene Marie Strassman

Darlene Marie (Treptow) Strassman, age 65, of Belleville, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, at Agrace HospiceCare surrounded by her loving family.

Ruth McGuire

Ruth (Hale) McGuire, age 90, of Darlington, WI passed away Friday, January 17, 2020, at the Memorial Hospital of Lafayette County in Darlington.

Gerald E. Morrison

Verona – Gerald (Jerry) Everett Morrison, age 77, of Verona, passed away on Thursday, January 16, 2020.

Joseph E. Shadduck

Janesville / Mineral Point – Joseph E. Shadduck, age 79, died on Thursday, January 16, 2020 at Spring House in Mineral Point.

Ernest Walter Jaggi

New Glarus, WI - Ernest Walter Jaggi, age 89 passed away on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at his home.

Florence Heiser

Florence Heiser, 80 years old, formerly of Plain, Wisconsin, passed away on Thursday, January 16, 2020 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s Disease.

Janice May Magnuson

MOUNT HOREB/VERONA - Janice May Magnuson, age 87, passed away on Monday, Jan. 13, 2020 at Ingleside Manor.

Patricia Ann Drabenstadt

MAZOMANIE/SOUTH CAROLINA - Patricia Ann Drabenstadt, age 84, passed away on Monday, Jan. 13, 2020, at home surrounded by her family.

Virgil C. Alfred

MADISON-Virgil C. Alfred, age 95, of Madison, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, at Agrace HospiceCare.

Robert Joseph Kunz

MADISON - Robert Joseph Kunz, age 90, of Madison, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020, at Columbus Health and Rehab.

Mary Ellen Nolden

LODI – Mary Ellen Nolden (Keller), age 90, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020 at St. Mary’s Hospital.

Francis W. "Frank" Brown

STOUGHTON/COTTAGE GROVE-Francis W. Brown, age 77, of Stoughton, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, at Agrace HospiceCare.

David Gordon Mell

LA VALLE – David Gordon Mell, age 78, of La Valle, Wis., passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019, at St. Mary's Hospital in Madison.

Kenneth Michael Berliner

March 25, 1942 ~ January 12, 2020 (age 77) / Madison - Kenneth Michael Berliner, or just Michael to his friends, passed away in his sleep last Sunday, January 12, at Lake Mills Health Services.

Beverly R. "Bev" Jabs

Oregon/Verona – Beverly R. “Bev” Jabs, age 73, passed away on Monday, January 13, 2020.

Francis Gartland

MADISON/COLUMBUS - Francis Gartland, age 79, beloved husband of Lois Gartland, passed away peacefully on January 14, 2020, surrounded by his loving family.

Lisa M. Cutsforth

BARNEVELD – Lisa M. Cutsforth, age 60, passed away on Monday, January 13, 2020 at her sister’s home in Marshall, after a brief battle with cancer.

Werner G. Frank

MADISON- Werner G. Frank, 90, of Madison, passed away on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at Oakwood West.

Dennis "Denny" Lybeck

MADISON - Dennis "Denny" Lybeck, age 67, of Madison, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020.