Obituaries

Dr. Francis J. Bradford


Veteran

February 9, 2016

Dr. Francis Joseph (Doc) Bradford, age 93, of Richland Center, Wisconsin, passed away at his home on February 4, 2016 after a brief illness. The oldest of nine children, he was born on August 25, 1922 to Joseph and Ellen (Nixon) Bradford. His veteri...

Robert J. Cunningham


Veteran

February 1, 2016

Robert J. Cunningham age 87 of Lone Rock passed away January 28, 2016 at the Richland Hospital following an illness. He was born on February 29, 1928 the son of George Hugh and Nellie (Sturgeleski) Cunningham. Bob served in the U.S. Army during WWI...

LaVerne M. Sneath


Veteran

January 29, 2016

LaVerne M. Sneath age 89 of Arena passed away on Thursday, January 21, 2016 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Madison. LaVerne was born on August 20, 1926 in Richland Center the son of Lloyd and Jessie (Coy) Sneath. He graduated from Richland Center High S...

Joseph L. Knupp


Veteran

January 21, 2016

Joseph L. Knupp age 78 of Richland Center, WI passed away Thursday, January 21, 2016 at Richland County Care in Richland Center following an extended illness. Per Joseph’s wishes there will be no funeral service. ...

Dorothy M. Taplin

January 16, 2016

Dorothy May (Brunsell) Taplin passed away January 12, 2016 at home with her loving husband of over 70 years, Clarance, as always, at her side. Her faith was strong and sustained her to the end. She was born May 27, 1925 to Harley and Florence Bruns...

Verda A. Grob

January 9, 2016

Verda Amelia Grob, age 93, of Middleton passed away following an illness on Saturday, January 2, 2016 at the Heartland Country Village in Black Earth, Wisconsin. Verda was born on December 15, 1922 in Middleton, Wisconsin the daughter of Alfred and ...

Roland J. Stoddard

January 2, 2016

Roland J. “Rollie” Stoddard, age 81 passed away on Tuesday, December 28, 2015 at the Fountainhead Homes/Raymond House in DeForest after an extended illness. Rollie was born on September 25, 1934 in the Town of Bear Creek, the son of Raymond and ...

Darlene A. Bradley

December 31, 2015

Darlene A. Bradley age 79 of Arena passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, December 26, 2015 at the UW Hospital in Madison. She was born on January 12, 1936 in Menominee, WI the daughter of Kenneth and Lucille (Sokup) Bowen. Darlene was married on De...

Michael J. Bromberak

December 16, 2015

Michael J. Bromberek age 73 of Lone Rock passed away on Wednesday, December 9, 2015 at the Golden Living Center in Muscoda following and extended illness. He was born on January 20, 1942 in Beaver Dam, WI the son of Michael A. and Margaret (Kovacs) ...

Margaret B. Neenan

December 8, 2015

Margaret Braunger Neenan, 99, of Spring Green, Wisconsin, and formerly of Sioux City, Iowa, died at Greenway Manor Nursing Home on December 8, 2015, following a brief illness. Born on September 2, 1916, she was the last surviving child of Anthony an...

Tommy Myers


Veteran

December 9, 2015

Tommy Myers age 93 of Lone Rock, died on Saturday, December 5, 2015 at the Greenway Manor Nursing Home in Spring Green. Tommy was born on September 9, 1922, the son of Tony and Sophia (McMycholak) Myers. He married Mary Hollander on June 21, 1947. ...

Marie Shuckhart

November 29, 2015

In keeping with her wishes, a private family funeral service was held for A. Marie Shuckhart, age 94 of Richland Center on Sunday, November 29, 2015 with burial in the Richland Center Cemetery. Marie was born in Bloom Township, Richland County, Wisc...

Russell Kruse


Veteran

November 28, 2015

Russell H. Kruse age 89 of Plain passed away on Sunday, November 22, 2015 at the Greenway Manor Nursing Home in Spring Green. He was born on November 12, 1926 the son of Erwin and Hilda (Diehl) Kruse in Plain, WI. Russell served in the United State...

Anna M. Ring

November 19, 2015

Anna “Anne” M. Ring age 89, of Plain, took her last breath on earth and her first breath in heaven at 8:55 A.M. on November 16, 2015. She died like she had always prayed for, peacefully, surrounded by her children and several grandchildren. Anne...

Lorraine R. Breininger

November 24, 2015

Lorraine R. Breininger age 87 of Mazomanie and formerly of Richland Center passed away Saturday, November 14, 2015 at Heartland County Village in Black Earth, WI. She was born May, 28, 1928 in Valley Stream,New York the daughter of Henry and Marie (D...

Marie T. Hunt

November 17, 2015

Marie T. (Lins) Hunt, age 104, passed away on November 10, 2015 at The Meadows Assisted Living in Spring Green. She was born on June 19, 1911, the daughter of Leo J. and Eva (Schwartz) Lins, in the Township of Troy, Sauk County, Wisconsin. She was ...

Margaret S. Simon

November 10, 2015

Margaret S. Simon age 94 of Richland Center passed away on Thursday, November 5, 2015 at the Richland Hospital. She was born on October 18, 1921 in Vernon County the daughter of Emil and Mathilda (Chlup) Vodak. Margaret taught school for 2 years be...

Lois Stewart

November 7, 2015

Lois A. Stewart age 78 of Arena, passed away on Tuesday, November 3, 2015 at the Maplewood Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Sauk City. She was born on February 12, 1937, the daughter of Elmer and Mabel (Jenkins) Thorson. Lois was married on Augu...

Leo D. Towsley

October 31, 2015

  Leo D. Towsley, age 75, passed away peacefully at his home with family by his side after a courageous battle with Alzheimer’s.   He was born November 8, 1939 to Clyde and Marcella (Walters) Towsley.   Leo was married to the former Jan...

Letha J. Hardy

November 3, 2015

Letha J. Hardy age 81 of Richland Center passed away peacefully on Friday, October 30, 2015 at the Harvest Guest Home. She was born on March 26, 1934 at home, the daughter of William and Hazel (Lehman) Johnson. She married Robert Hardy on September 1...

Wayne F. Crapser


Veteran

November 3, 2015

Wayne Francis Crapser, age 70 of Richland Center, passed away peacefully at home with his family at his side on October 28th, 2015. Wayne was born on December 9, 1944 to Walter and Dorothy (Kidd) Crapser of Ithaca, the fourth of five children.  His ...

Elsie K. Polk

November 6, 2015

Elsie Polk, of Spring Green, WI, passed away peacefully on Monday, October 26, 2015 at the Sauk Prairie Hospital. Elsie was born August 21, 1922 to George & Anna (Gerhold) Rinderknecht in Atkins, Iowa.  On August 22, 1943, she married Alvin Pol...

Florence C. Kraemer

October 29, 2015

Dateline: Plain Florence C. Kraemer, 91, of Plain, WI passed away on October 24, 2015. She was born in West Spring Green Township on January 8, 1924, the daughter of Joseph L. and Rose (Ederer) Thering.  She was united in marriage to Linus A. Kra...

Debra Mydland

October 22, 2015

Debra L. Mydland age 56 of Mazomanie passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, October 17, 2015 at her residence. She was born on November 7, 1958 the daughter of Philip and Marion (Crook) Olson.  Debra attended Wisconsin Heights High School. She had a ...

Bonnie K. Graves (Belgum)

October 24, 2015

Bonnie Kay (Belgum) Graves age 73, of Lone Rock passed away on Friday, October 16, 2015 at the Golden Living Center in Muscoda. She was born on July 16, 1942 the daughter of Stan and Edna (Talman) Belgum. Bonnie married the late LaVerne Graves on Aug...