Obituaries

Julie A. Gray

August 26, 2015

Julie A. Chase Ruskosky Gray age 58, of Arena and formerly of Mauston walked on from this life Sunday, August 23, 2015. She was born November 4, 1956 in Sparta, WI to Eldon and Catherine (Riley) Chase. Julie spent her early childhood in Camp Douglas ...

John F. Conley

August 22, 2015

John F. Conley age 94 of Soldiers Grove passed away on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at the Sannes Skogdalen Nursing Home in Soldiers Grove. He was born on December 4, 1920 the son of John and Mable (Pecor) Conley in Richland County. John farmed for a few...

Josephine 'Joan' Ring

August 21, 2015

Josephine Ann Ring (known to all as Joan), age 80 of Plain, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at Greenway Manor Nursing Home. Joan lived her entire life in Plain, beginning at her parents home and business, Meister’s Cheese factory...

Jennifer S. Blair

August 14, 2015

Jennifer S. Blair age 53 of Lone Rock passed away on Friday, August 7, 2015 at the St. Mary’s Hospital in Madison. She was born on March 4, 1962 the daughter of Ralph and Jane (Schultz) Blair in Elkhorn, WI. Jennifer met the love of her life Raymon...

Delphine Ruhland-Walton

August 12, 2015

Middleton/Deforest/Plain - Delphine Ruhland-Walton, age 86, passed away on August 2, 2015 with her husband, Bob, family and friends at her side. Delphine was born on April 14, 1929 to Herman and Cecilia (Meixelsperger) Feiner. She was the first of ni...

Mary A. Fry

July 20, 2015

  Mary A. Fry age 76 of Richland Center passed away on Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at the Richland Hospital. She was born on February 13, 1939 the daughter of John M. and Elizabeth (Durst) Wiedenfeld in Richland County. Mary married her high sch...

Gail F. Sanderfoot

July 18, 2015

Gail F. Sanderfoot 72, of Lone Rock, passed away at her home surrounded by her loving family on July 11, 2015. She was born in Neenah, Wisconsin on August 16, 1942 to her parents Vernon and Florence (Schreiber) Sanderfoot.  She married Dani...

Michael K. Knothe

July 17, 2015

Michael K. Knothe age 51 of Richland Center passed away unexpectedly of an apparent heart attack on Sunday, July 12, 2015 at his residence. Mike was born on February 1, 1964 in Richland Center, the son of Albert Knothe and Mary (Kinney) Knothe. He gr...

Carolyn J Hackl

July 15, 2015

Carolyn Jane (Longseth) Hackl passed away at her home surrounded by her loving family on July 11, 2015 at the age of 75. Carolyn was born in Dodgeville, Wisconsin on October 25, 1939 to her parents Lester and Hilda Longseth. She graduated...

Thomas O. Honer

July 11, 2015

Lake Geneva – Thomas O. Honer, age 79, of Lake Geneva, WI, formerly of Richland Center, WI, died Friday June 26, 2015 at Aurora Lakeland Medical Center-in Elkhorn. Thomas Otto Honer was born in Richland Center, WI on September 17, 1935, the son of ...

Wanda A. Liegel

June 25, 2015

Wanda A. Liegel age 79 of Plain passed away peacefully on Monday, June 22, 2015 at the Maplewood Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Sauk City.  She was born on November 28, 1935 in Muskegon, Michigan, the daughter of Peter and Marie (Gross) Balaba...

John Kenneth 'Butch' McCarville Jr.

June 23, 2015

John Kenneth “Butch” McCarville Jr. age 70 of Spring Green passed away on Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at the Greenway Manor Nursing Home in Spring Green following a brief illness.  He was born on May 6, 1945 in Madison, WI the son of John Kenneth a...

Waneta Newland

June 18, 2015

  Waneta G. Newland age 80 of Spring Green passed away on Monday, June 15, 2015 at her residence following an illness.  She was born on April 5, 1935 in Illinois the daughter of Everett and Mattie Farrar.  Waneta was married on August 16, 1...

Edna Davies

June 17, 2015

  Edna M. Davies of Brown Deer passed peacefully on Thursday, June 11, 2015 at the Hospice Alliance- Hospice House in Pleasant Prairie. She was born on May 12, 1926, in Eagle River, WI to Frood and Beulah (Davies) Paull. She was married to Al...

Angela L. Girton

June 6, 2015

Angela L. Girton age 5 of Lone Rock was found on Thursday, May 28, 2015 in the Wisconsin River by Port Andrew.  Angela was born on April 1, 2010 in Dodgeville, WI the daughter of Corey Girton and Jennifer Christianson.  Survivors include, her paren...

Robert R. Richardson


Veteran

June 6, 2015

Robert R. Richardson passed away on May 28th 2015 at the age of 94.He is preceded in death by his wife Geneva, sisters Maria and Gloria as well as his parents Frank and Alvena Richardson. He is survived by two siblings, Wallace Richardson and Virgini...

Dr. Ihor Anton Galarnyk

June 5, 2015

  Dateline: Plain, Wisconsin Dr. Ihor Anton Galarnyk (“Doc”), age 88, died on March 23, 2015. He was born on June 6, 1926 in the town of Pasichna (Ivano-Frankivsk) Ukraine, to Dmytro and Anna Galarnyk. Doc and his surviving family e...

Pearl 'Arlene' Richards

June 5, 2015

Pearl “Arlene” (Mickelson) Richards, age 90, of Spring Green, passed away peacefully on May 30, 2015 surrounded by her family.  She was born on December 9, 1924 in Arena Township, and was the 13th of 15 children of Albert and Tillie (Odness) Mic...

Robert "Jerry" Klein


Veteran

June 4, 2015

Robert J. “Jerry” Klein age 86 of Spring Green passed away on Sunday, May 31, 2015 at the Greenway Manor Nursing Home.  He was born on September 11, 1928 in Carrington, North Dakota the son of George and Bernice Klein.  Jerry was married on Nov...

Frieda I. Brei

May 27, 2015

Frieda I. Brei age 94 of Plain passed away on Friday, May 22, 2015 at the Greenway Manor Nursing Home in Spring Green.  She was born on July 22, 1920 in Plain, the daughter of Rudolph and Rose (Heiser) Nachreiner.  She married Frank Brei on July 12...

Louis J. Nachreiner

May 23, 2015

Louis “Louie” Nachreiner, age 83 of Plain, passed away on Saturday, May 23, 2015, at Greenway Manor Nursing Home in Spring Green.  Louie was born May 2, 1932 to Ernest and Molly Nachreiner.  He married Helen Keller on January 2, 1956. They had ...

Roger P. Wahl


Veteran

May 15, 2015

Roger P. Wahl  age 82 of Rockbridge passed away on Monday, May 11, 2015 at the Theda Clark Medical Center in Neenah, WI from injuries sustained in a trucking accident.  He was born on October 27, 1932 in Dodgeville the son of Herman and Ruby Pearl ...

Ralph W. Newkirk

May 7, 2015

Ralph W. Newkirk age 87 of Richland Center passed away on Sunday, May 3, 2015 at his residence.  He was born on November 1, 1927 in Richland County the son of Willard and Maude (Fuller) Newkirk.  Ralph became a member of the Merchant Marine right o...

Ronald E. Machovec

May 6, 2015

Ronald “Ron” E. Machovec age 69 of Yuba passed away on Saturday, May 2, 2015 at the Richland Center Hospital. He was born in 1945 in Yuba, WI the son of Wesley and Velma (Shema) Machovec. Ronald was married in June 1974 to the former Arlene Kaul....

Thomas S. Polcyn


Veteran

April 22, 2015

THOMAS STEVEN POLCYN, age 49, of Spring Green, died peacefully in his sleep at his home, Thursday, April 16, 2015.Tom was born in Seoul, South Korea on April 25, 1965 and became the second of four adopted children on January 12, 1970.  He graduated ...