Obituaries

Dennis P. Rozell

Dennis P. Rozell, 77 of Fort Atkinson, passed away Saturday, July 30, 2022, at his home. Dennis was born on March 28, 1945, in Tomahawk, WI, son of the late Waymon and Florence (Tobin) Rozell. Dennis is survived by his…

Beverlee Anne Pelton

Beverlee Anne (McGowan) Pelton of Belmont, WI, died peacefully on August 1, 2022, in Mineral Point, WI at age 87. She was born on February 20, 1935, in Platteville, WI to Leo and Hazel McGowan. She was the youngest of…

William Fleischauer

SPRING GREEN, Wis. -- William R. Fleischauer, age 67, of Spring Green, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, August 1, 2022, at his residence. He was born on April 10, 1955, in Pittsburgh, PA, the son of William G. and Veronica…

Donna M. Woods

Donna M. Woods, 84, of Mazomanie, Wisconsin, died on Sunday, July 31, 2022 at Unity Point Health, Meriter, Madison. Funeral services will be at 12:00 PM (Noon), Monday, August 8, 2022, at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville. Pastor…

Laverne O. Ferdon II

MADISON, WI – Laverne O. Ferdon II, age 74, passed away on Monday, August 1, 2022. Laverne was born on September 27, 1947, to Laverne A. and Clara B. (Peterson) Ferdon. Laverne provided lawn mowing and snow removal services from…

Peter Evan Roller

Monona - Peter Evan Roller, 82, passed on July 29, 2022. He was born February 7, 1940, and raised by Mollie and Paul Roller in Wheaton IL. Growing up, Pete was an active Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts, and…

Mary Ellen Bosold

Mary Ellen Bosold, age 72, passed away on Wednesday, July 27, 2022, at Agrace Hospice surrounded by her loving family. She was born on December 28, 1949, to Neil and Elizabeth (Togstad) Jimieson in Madison, Wisconsin. Mary married her high…

Ken Brunner

On August 1, 2022, Ken Brunner completed his last marathon. He did it with such speed, he left us all dazed. He was born on June 29, 1955, to Janice Stoppleworth and Francis Brunner. He grew up in Black Earth,…

Francis J. Runde

Francis J. Runde, 84, of Hazel Green, WI passed away on Monday, August 1, 2022, at VA Hospital in Iowa City, IA. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 20th at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in…

John Gaska

COLUMBUS—John Gaska, age 84, passed away on Sunday, July 31st, 2022. He was born on February 11, 1938, to Jan and Eugenia Gaska in Poland. He married Darlene Musil on June 11, 1960, in Chicago and together they raised four…

Robert Dennis "Bob" McCall

Robert Dennis “Bob” McCall, 63, of Platteville, Wi died on Saturday, July 30th, 2022 at home surrounded by his family. Funeral services will be at 7:00 PM, Tuesday, August 9th, 2022 at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville. Pastor…

Michael T. “Simpy” Simpson

Michael T. “Simpy” Simpson, age 59 of Mazomanie, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 26, 2022, at Agrace Hospice Care in Fitchburg with his wife and daughter at his side after a very courageous battle with cancer. He was born…

Sharon Sue Steinman

Madison - Sharon Sue Lynch-Steinman passed away Saturday, July 22, 2022, in Madison, WI. She was born June 4, 1955, in Monroe, Michigan. She attended school at St. Mary's Academy and Monroe Community College in Monroe, MI. After graduation, she…

Sherrie L. Nordberg

JANESVILLE – Sherrie Lynn Nordberg, age 58, passed away peacefully at the Agrace Center for Hospice & Palliative Care, Janesville, on June 1, 2022. Sherrie was born on Aug. 7, 1963, the daughter of Robert Hagar and Barbara Rivera. She…

Lowell J. Shinn

Lowell J. Shinn, 86, of Platteville, Wisconsin, died on Saturday, July 30, 2022, at Southwest Health Center. Funeral services will be at 12:00 PM (Noon) Thursday, August 4, 2022, at the United Methodist Church, Platteville. Chapel military rites will be…

Karen N. Steffen

Karen N. Steffen, 78, of Livingston, Wisc., formerly of Dubuque, Iowa, died at 2:18 AM on July 30, 2022, at home surrounded by family. Karen was born on November 11, 1943, in East Ely, Nevada, to Robert and Margaret (Jayne)…

Jerry Oxenford

Jerry Oxenford, 76, passed away at home surrounded by his family on July 29, 2022, from complications of cancer. Jerry was born September 6, 1945, in Carroll, IA. He was the oldest child of Velma & Dean Oxenford. Jerry grew…

Sawyer William Martin

Sawyer William Martin, 16, of Merrimac, felt that being with us on this earth was too painful and made the decision to take his own life on July 27th, 2022. He was born in Sauk City on April 12th, 2006,…

Timothy P. Parsons

Timothy P. Parsons, 75, of Platteville, Wisconsin, died on Thursday, July 28, 2022. Funeral services will be at 11:00 AM, Saturday, August 6, 2022 at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville. Deacon Bill Bussan will officiate. Friends may call…

Carolyn J. Witters

Carolyn J. Witters, 96, of Platteville, Wisconsin, died on Wednesday, July 20, 2022. Graveside services will be at Hillside Cemetery, Platteville. The Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville, is serving the family. Online condolences can be made at www.melbyfh.com She…

Lillian Ja Doul

Lillian Ja Doul passed away July 24, 2022 at her home in Mauston, WI. She was born April 26, 1952 to Theresa (Hotek) JaDoul and Arthur JaDoul in Hillsboro. She was one of 10 siblings. Lil graduated from New Lisbon…

Heather Marie Stenson

STOUGHTON - Heather Marie Stenson, age 44, of Stoughton, passed away on Wednesday, July 13, 2022, at Stoughton Hospital. She was born on Oct. 11, 1977, in Madison, the daughter of Steven and Roberta (Bingham) Stenson. Heather loved spending time…

Lois Delores Larson

SANTA MONICA, Calif. / MONONA / STOUGHTON - Lois Delores Larson, age 95, of Stoughton, passed away on Tuesday, July 26, 2022, at Agrace HospiceCare in Janesville. She was born on Jan. 26, 1927, in Madison, Wis., the daughter of…

Bernard J. Averkamp

Bernard J. Averkamp,84,WI passed away on Friday, July 29, 2022 at Edenbrook Care Center in Platteville, WI. Funeral services will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 4th at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Elk Grove Township, WI. Burial…