Obituaries

M. Clementine Pauls

RIO/MADISON-M. Clementine Pauls, age 95, passed away on Friday, June 1, 2012 at Larson House in Columbus. 

Arlene L. Rathbun

Madison-Arlene L. Rathbun, age 91, passed away on Thursday, May 31, 2012, at Four Winds Manor in Verona.

Arlene L. Rathbun

Madison-Arlene L. Rathbun, age 91, passed away on Thursday, May 31, 2012, at Four Winds Manor in Verona.

W. Raymond Lawton

W. Raymond Lawton, 94, of Richland Center passed away on Saturday, June 2, 2012 at the Richland Hospital.

W. Raymond Lawton

W. Raymond Lawton, 94, of Richland Center passed away on Saturday, June 2, 2012 at the Richland Hospital.

Roland Johnson

MADISON - Roland A. Johnson, age 91, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 in his suite at Sebring. 

Roland Johnson

MADISON - Roland A. Johnson, age 91, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 30th, 2012 in his suite at Sebring. 

Bruce Tommy Pells

Sun Prairie - Bruce Tommy Pells, age 59, passed away unexpectedly on May 31, 2012 at the University of Wisconsin Hospital.

Bruce Tommy Pells

Sun Prairie - Bruce Tommy Pells, age 59, passed away unexpectedly on May 31, 2012 at the University of Wisconsin Hospital.

Russell Glenn Slotten

Russell Glenn Slotten, Jr., age 61 passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at Meriter Hospital.

Russell Glenn Slotten

Russell Glenn Slotten, Jr., age 61 passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at Meriter Hospital.

Constance N. Gross

DEFOREST--Constance (Connie) Weber Gross, 84, of DeForest died Friday, June 1, 2012 at St. Mary's Hospital in Madison after a brief illness. 

Donald R. "Don" Johnston

DEFOREST – Donald R. Johnston Sr., age 76, passed away on Tuesday, May 29, 2012, at UW-Hospital, Madison after a long struggle with diabetes. 

Vivian M. Plahetka

COTTAGE GROVE – Vivian M. Plahetka, age 89, of Cottage Grove, passed away on Thursday, May 31, 2012, in Madison

Gary Eggen Olson

Brodhead - Gary Eggen Olson, age 56, passed away on Thursday, May 31, 2012, at St. Mary's Hospital, Janesville, after a courageous battle with colon cancer.  

Jon Halstead

MIDDLETON-Jon A. Halstead, age 69, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, May 24, 2012.

Juanita Kipp

Beloit--- Juanita Kipp, age 82, of Beloit, died on Monday, May 28, 2012, at Beloit Memorial Hospital.

Mearl E. Brenneman

JANESVILLE---Mearl E. Brenneman, age 79, of Janesville and formerly of Milton, died on Thursday, May 31, 2012, at Cedar Crest Assisted Living, Janesville. 

Edward Elisha Stevens

Edward Elisha Stevens, of Richland Center was born on May 30, 1931 in the town of Sylvan to Benjamin Stevens and Veda (Babb) Stevens.

Robert Berlin Peyton

Robert "Jack" Peyton, age 83 of Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin died Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at Meriter Park Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin.

James Motl

MIDDLETON--James "Jim" Vincent Motl passed away at the Veteran's Administration (VA) Hospital in Madison on Wednesday, May 30, 2012.