Obituaries

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...

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 ...

James E. Blau

April 16, 2015

Jim, age 68, of Spring Green, WI, died Sunday night, April 12, 2015 at St. Mary’s Hospital surrounded by his family. Born June 4, 1946, in Spring Green, WI, he was the son of the late Edward and Agnes (Gruber) Blau. Jim is survived by his loving...

Kathryn E. Brechtl

April 10, 2015

Kathryn E. “Kate” Brechtl passed peacefully on Sunday, April 5, 2015 at the Meadows Assisted Living in Spring Green. She was born on April 16, 1919, on the family farm in Sauk City to Christ and Genevieve (Uslemann) Ganser and graduated from Sauk...

Geneva B. Clanin

April 8, 2015

Geneva B. Clanin age 92 of Lone Rock and formerly of Richland Center passed away on Friday, April 3, 2015 at Our House in Reedsburg, WI.  She was born on August 14, 1922 in Excelsior, the daughter of the late Leo and Sarah (Smith) Wanless and was ra...

Elizabeth A. Vradenburg

April 5, 2015

Elizabeth Ann “Betty” Vradenburg age 83 of Richland Center passed away on Sunday, April 5, 2015 at The Richland Hospital.  Betty was born on January 18, 1932, the daughter of Joseph and Julia Holley in LaCrosse, WI.  She attended the UW LaCross...

Jeffrey L. Troxel

April 5, 2015

Jeffrey L. Troxel age 61 of Richland Center passed away on Sunday, April 5, 2015 at the U.W. Hospital in Madison.  He was born on April 9, 1953 the son of Pete and Geneva (Lang) Troxel in Muscoda, WI.  Jeff was married on August 30, 1997 to the for...

Carl H. Wellner


Veteran

April 2, 2015

Carl H. Wellner, Richland Center, WI was born on November 19, 1926 to Harry and Rose (Heller) Wellner.  Carl passed away peacefully in his home on Thursday, April 2, 2015 surrounded by loved ones. Carl is survived by his wife Vera (Johnson), and th...

Vernon Homb


Veteran

March 24, 2015

Vernon Homb, age 88, of Richland Center, passed away on March 21, 2015. Vern was born on July 11, 1926, in South Wayne, Wisconsin to Harry and Sophie Homb and was the second of five sons.  In 1944, Vern graduated from South Wayne High School, starte...

John A. Sprecher

March 21, 2015

John Arthur Sprecher, age 73, of Arena, passed away at his home surrounded by his loved ones on Monday March 16, 2015. He was born on January 18, 1942, the son of Harlan and Florence (Ederer) Sprecher. He was married on September 12, 1964 to the form...

Camilla Ann Johnson

March 20, 2015

Camilla A. “Peg” Johnson age 91 of Richland Center passed away on Saturday, March 14, 2015 at her residence.  She was born on January 20, 1924 the daughter of John and Albena (Plachetka) Johnson in Vernon County, WI.  She was married on June 30...

John J. Honer


Veteran

March 19, 2015

John Joseph Honer age 82 of Richland Center died on Saturday, March 14, 2015 at home where he was born and raised.  John was born on July 6, 1932 in Ithaca the son of William and Margaret (Bauer) Honer.  He graduated from Ithaca High School in 1950...

Florentine 'Flo' Ruhland

March 17, 2015

PLAIN/SAUK CITY – Florentine “Flo” T. Ruhland, age 94, of Plain passed away on Friday, March 13, 2015 at Maplewood Sauk Prairie.  She was born on October 21, 1920 in the Town of Franklin, Sauk County, WI. to Jacob E. and Emelia (Dischler) Heis...

Janice A. Phillips

March 3, 2015

Janice A. Phillips age 70 Richland Center passed away on Friday March 6, 2015 at the Pine Valley Health Care and Rehabilitation Center in Richland Center. She was born on April 19, 1944 in Belgium WI the daughter of Jac and Margaret (Lesch) Watry. Ja...

Robert Brings

February 28, 2015

Robert (Bob) Brings, age 63 of Mazomanie, passed away on Saturday, February 21, 2015 at the U.W. Hospital in Madison.  He was born on October 15, 1951 in Madison, the son of Clarence and Eleanor Brings. He was married on May 15, 1999 to Jacqueline (...

Paul A. Kaderavek

February 27, 2015

Paul A. Kaderavek age 92 of Hillsboro passed away on Monday, February 23, 2015 at the Golden Living Center in Muscoda.  He was born on June 28, 1922 in Henrietta Township, Richland County the son of John and Anna (Hynek) Kaderavek.  Paul was marrie...

Norma Sneath

February 25, 2015

Norma H. Sneath age 90 of Arena passed away on Friday, February 20, 2015 at the Meadow’s in Spring Green.  She was born on November 24, 1924 in Boaz, WI the daughter of Harry and Hazel (Ewers) LaQue.  Norma graduated from the Richland Center High...

Robert P. Pulvermacher

February 19, 2015

Robert P. Pulvermacher age 88 of Plain passed away on Friday, February 13, 2015 at the Greenway Manor Nursing Home in Spring Green.  He was born on December 8, 1926 in Richland County the son of Fred and Josephine (Miller) Pulvermacher.  He was mar...

Dorothy L. McBain

February 19, 2015

Dorothy L. McBain age 99 of Richland Center passed away on Saturday, February14, 2015 at the Pine Valley Health Care & Rehabilitation Center. She was born on May 18, 1915 in Richland Center the daughter of Charles and Mary Blanche (Dillion) Krask...

Leon Hausner

February 17, 2015

Leon J. Hausner  age 72 of Loganville passed away on Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at the U.W. Hospital in Madison.  He was born on April 27, 1942 in Loganville the son of Adam and Gertrude (Dietl) Hausner.  Leon farmed with his parents.  He enjoy...

Theodore Joseph Lins

February 15, 2015

Theodore Joseph (Ted) Lins, age 93 of Spring Green, died on February 11, 2015.  He was born on July 20, 1921 to Edward A. and Helen Kaher Lins at Mukwonago, Wisconsin.  He was united in marriage to Kathleen M. Jordan on May 6, 1943.  Ted graduated...

Frances A. Bastin

February 13, 2015

Frances A. Bastin, (nee Ziminski),  81, of Monches Wisconsin, passed away Monday, February 9th, 2015.  She was born on September 17, 1933 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  Frances was married to Roy Bastin (deceased 1995) and is survived by her six child...

Judith A. Harper

February 10, 2015

Judith A. “Judie” Harper age 73 of Spring Green passed away on Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015 at Agrace Hospice Care in Fitchburg following a brief illness.  She was born on July 1, 1941 in Chicago, IL the daughter of Bing and Mary Bengson.  Judie was ...

Margaret E. Johnston

February 7, 2015

Margaret Evelyn Johnston age 94 of Richland Center passed away on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at the Greenway Manor Nursing Home in Spring Green.  She was born the daughter of William and Catherine (Walsh) Doran on September 18, 1920 in the community...

Laura Rieder

February 4, 2015

Laura Rieder died peacefully at Greenway Manor on Thursday, January 29, 2015. She was 102. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at St. John’s Catholic Church in Spring Green at 12:00 A.M.  Fr. William Nolan will officiate with...