Obituaries

Ruth E. Williams

September 24, 2017

Ruth E. Williams, 87, of Richland Center died on Sunday, September 24, 2017 at Pine Valley Community Village after a nine year bout with Mantle Cell Lymphoma. Ruth was born October 5, 1929 in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin to Ray and Rena Sensenbrenner...

Lyle L. Cady

September 22, 2017


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Lyle L. Cady age 82 of Plain passed away unexpectedly on Friday, September 22, 2017 at his residence. He was born on April 12, 1935 in Denzer, WI the son of Ernest and Vernice (Klotz) Cady. Lyle was a member of the Plain American Legion and the Sau...

Madeline Tennant Zins

September 20, 2017

Madeline Tennant Zins age 96, of Spring Green entered eternal life on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at Greenway Manor Nursing Home in Spring Green, WI. She was born on June 8, 1921 in Lone Rock, the daughter of Charles and Elizabeth (Ellefson) Moore...

Tamara “Tami” L. Mueller

September 19, 2017

Tamara Lynn “Tami” Mueller (Bosshardt) age 57 of Spring Green passed away on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at the UW Hospital in Madison, where she was recently diagnosed with cancer. She was born on October 16, 1959 in Sheboygan, WI the daughter ...

Alta A. Connors

September 18, 2017

Alta Adele (Moore) Connors age 100 of Black Earth and formerly of Richland Center passed away on Monday, September 18, 2017 at her residence. She was born on December 21, 1916 and raised in Willow Township, Richland County the daughter of Frank and E...

Marion V. Porter

September 17, 2017

Marion Viola Porter age 89 of Arena passed away on Sunday, September 17, 2017 at the Greenway Manor in Spring Green. She was born on August 9, 1928 in Mazomanie, WI the daughter of John and Alvina (Henkel) Carpenter. She was married on January 10, ...

Duane L. Nachreiner

August 31, 2017

Duane L. Nachreiner age 86 of Plain passed away on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Madison. He was born on April 3, 1931 on the Loreto Ridge, in Plain, WI the son of Leo and Gladys (Hemberger) Nachreiner. He was married on Oct...

Alois J. Liegel

August 23, 2017

Alois Joseph Liegel age 77 of Spring Green passed away on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at Sauk Prairie Healthcare following a brief illness. Alois, known to all as Junie or Junior, was born in Plain, WI on February 4, 1940 the son of Alois G. and Loui...

Dorothy H. Gilligan

August 20, 2017

After decades of idle threats that “You will miss me when I’m gone”, Dorothy H. Gilligan, age 80 of Richland Center followed through on her promise. On Sunday, August 20, 2017, she passed at her home surrounded by her family. She was born on Au...

William Ruppert

August 19, 2017


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William “Bill” Patrick Ruppert age 82 of Spring Green, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Madison. He was born on August 10, 1935 the son of William and Nonie (McCluskey) Ruppert in Dodgeville, WI. H...

Marcella Stauffacher

August 19, 2017

Marcella "Marcy" (Schaaf) Stauffacher was called home to be with her beloved husband Gerald on Saturday August 19th, 2017 at St. Mary's hospital with her family by her side. She was born in Mineral Point on May 16th, 1938 to Alvis and Gertrude Scha...

Winston W. Barker

August 16, 2017


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  It is with great sadness and with a big hole in our hearts to announce the unexpected passing of Winston W. (Rex) Barker age 83, of Arena, WI, due to a tractor accident Wednesday, August 16, 2017. Known to us as Pa, Gpa, or grandpa. He was ...

Darlene V. McCarthy

August 14, 2017

Darlene V. McCarthy age 94 of Richland Center passed away on Monday, August 14, 2017 at home following a brief illness. She was born on May 15, 1923 the daughter of Chloran and Gyneth (Gillingham) Johnson.  She was married on April 6, 1941 to Charle...

Ralph F. Ruhland

August 13, 2017

Ret. Lt. Commander Ralph F. Ruhland, age 82, of Plain, died on Sunday, August 13, 2017 from injuries he received after being struck by a car. He was born on March 26, 1935, in Plain, Wisconsin. He was widowed from his beloved wife of 47 years, Annema...

Kenneth "Kenny" F. Albrecht

August 12, 2017


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Kenneth ”Kenny” F. Albrecht, age 73, passed away unexpectedly on August 12, 2017 at home. Kenny was born on April 2, 1944 in Hazel Green, WI the son of Delmar and Aleda (Breed) Albrecht. Kenny grew up in the River Valley area and called home to m...

Donna Mae Margaret Schultz

August 7, 2017

Donna Mae Margaret (Rieder) Schultz, 73, entered into eternal peace on August 7, 2017 at her home in Madison with family by her side. In March, 2017, Donna Mae was diagnosed with lung cancer that eventually spread to her brain. She also suffered rheu...

Alphonse J. Alt

August 2, 2017

Alphonse J. Alt, age 99, of Plain/Spring Green passed away on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at Greenway Manor in Spring Green, with nurse Lori Vorndran by his side. Allie/Al was born on February 14, 1918, on the Alt family farm in Sauk County, the son of...

Leon F. Krogman

July 31, 2017


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Leon F. Krogman, age 79, lifelong resident of Spring Green passed away unexpectedly at home on Monday, July 31, 2017. He was born on March 2, 1938 the son of Joseph and Clara (Ederer) Krogman. Leon served in the Army from 1959-1962, worked for AMC...

Florence C. Sprecher

July 30, 2017

Florence Clara (Ederer) Sprecher, age 97, passed away on Sunday, July 30, 2017 at Greenway Manor in Spring Green. She was born on March 8, 1920, in Sauk County, Wisconsin, to John and Margaret (Schutz) Ederer. Florence married Harlan (Chunk) Sprec...

Mary B. Fargen-Garrison

July 23, 2017

Mary B. Fargen-Garrison age 68 of Madison and formerly of Spring Green passed away unexpectedly at home on Sunday, July 23, 2017. She was born on March 28, 1949 the daughter of Joseph I. and Mary Eulalia (Dwyer) Fargen of Spring Green. Mary graduated...

Patricia "Pat" Marshall

July 19, 2017

Patricia J. “Pat” Marshall age 81 of Sextonville passed away on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at the UW Hospital in Madison following an illness. She was born on September 24, 1935 in Richland Center the daughter of Francis and Lena (Horigan) Moore. ...

Louis "Lou" M. Tomaselli

July 18, 2017

Louis “Lou” M. Tomaselli (lovingly called Nonno) age 81, passed away in Spring Green on Tuesday, July 18, 2017. Lou was born in Baraboo, WI. Lou had two passions in life - family and law enforcement. He attended the University of North Dakota on ...

Elmer C. Rasmussen

July 7, 2017


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Elmer C. Rasmussen age 83 of Lone Rock passed away on Friday, July 7, 2017 at the Agrace Hospice Care in Fitchburg, WI. He was born on January 11, 1934 in Chicago, IL the son of Jens and Ingefred (Mikkelsen) Rasmussen. He was married on October 25, 1...

Leon D. Keller

July 6, 2017

Leon D. Keller age 85 of Muscoda passed away on Thursday, July 6, 2017 at the Greenway Manor in Spring Green surrounded by his family. He was born on May 8, 1932 in Richland Center the son of Louis and Anna (Acketez) Keller.  He was married on May 3...

Anthony A. Puttman

July 5, 2017

The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation, Taliesin Community, and the School of Architecture at Taliesin mourn the passing of architect Anthony Puttnam. Born January 30, 1934, Tony joined the Taliesin Fellowship in 1953 after attending the University of Ill...