Obituaries

Theodore Joseph Lins

February 11, 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...

Leon Hausner

February 11, 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...

Frances A. Bastin

February 9, 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 5, 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 ...

Laura Rieder

January 29, 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...

Francis 'Baldy' J. Frank

January 26, 2015

  Francis J. “Baldy” Frank age 93 of Spring Green passed away on Monday, January 26, 2015 at the Greenway Manor Nursing Home.  He was born on September 20, 1921 in Wilson Creek, WI the son of Otto and Anna (Guttmann) Frank.  Baldy was mar...

Jerry M. Kinney

January 25, 2015

Jerome M. “Jerry” Kinney age 72 of Blue River died unexpectedly on his farm in Blue River on Sunday, January 25, 2015.  He was born at home on August 4, 1942 to John and Marguerite (Clancy) Kinney.  He was the second youngest of ten children an...

Margaret E. Johnston

January 24, 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...

Ronald M. Snorek

January 21, 2015


Veteran
Ronald Michael Snorek age 76 of Cazenovia passed away early Wednesday morning, January 21, 2015 after a long and bravely fought battle with cancer.  Ron was very fondly known as “Sport, the Farmers Logger” and was a successful logger for almost ...

Joan M. Brown

January 14, 2015

Joan M. Brown age 60 of Richland Center passed away on Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at the Pine Valley Health Care and Rehabilitation Center following a long Illness.  She was born on June 24, 1954 in Richland County the daughter of Emmett and Anna (...

Carol A. Olson

January 12, 2015

Carol A. Olson age 60 of Lone Rock passed away on Monday, January 12, 2015 at the Agrace Hospice Care in Fitchburg, WI following an extended illness.  She was born on September 16, 1954.  Carol enjoyed crafting, knitting, country music and was a Wo...

Elizabeth Jane Shifflet

January 9, 2015

It is with a deep sense of loss that the family of Elizabeth Jane Shifflet, Spring Green, announces her passing on January 9, 2015. Born to William and Nell (Fisher) Oliver in Illinois on June 1, 1931, she was married to Robert (Bob) Shifflet in 1949...

Kristine 'Kris' A. Holton

December 30, 2014

Kristine “Kris” A. Holton age 63 of Spring Green and formerly of Middleton passed away on Tuesday, December 30, 2014 at the Greenway Manor Nursing Home in Spring Green.  She was born on October 25, 1951 Madison the daughter of Joseph and Zolena ...

Judine M. Hutter

December 28, 2014

Judine M. Hutter of Spring Green took the hand of the Lord on Sunday, December 28, 2014 and he took her home to His heavenly kingdom.  She was born in Iowa County the daughter of Jerome and Marie (Kessenich) Limmex.  She married her one true love, ...

Wayne L. Hoffman

December 23, 2014

Wayne Hoffman, age 66, of Spring Green, Wisconsin, passed away December 23, 2014.  Wayne, born and raised in Lincoln, Nebraska, died tragically while trying to rescue a stranger in distress in the frigid waters of Lake Superior.  Wayne was on vacat...

Emmett N. Joyce

December 22, 2014

Emmett N. Joyce age 86 of Richland Center passed away on Monday, December 22, 2014 surrounded by family and the caring staff at Milestone Senior Living in Cross Plains, WI. He was born on August 19, 1928 in Rockbridge Township the son of Harry and Er...

Richard A. Schmitt

December 20, 2014

Richard A. “Dick” Schmitt age 60 of Plain passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, December 20, 2014 due to injuries sustained in a farming accident.  Dick was born on January 30, 1954 the son of Clifford J. “C.J. and Cleo L. (Simonson) Schmitt i...

Ruth E. Wood

December 19, 2014

  Ruth E. Wood age 93 of Spring Green passed away on Friday, December 19, 2014 at her Greenway Manor residence. She was born on October 13, 1921 to George and Duhla (Gardinier) Shoemaker in Minneapolis, KS. She will always be remembered for h...

Veronica L. Simpson

December 19, 2014

Veronica Lorraine Simpson, age 84 of Rockbridge, WI passed away peacefully with her family around her on Friday, December 19, 2014 at the Pine Valley Rehabilitation Center.  She was born in Richland County on September 21, 1930 the daughter of Willi...

Jemima J. Roberts

December 16, 2014

Jemima J. Roberts age 93 of Barneveld passed away on Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at the Sienna Crest of Mineral Point.  She was born on November 20, 1921 in Blue Mounds the daughter of James and Lillian (Schuetz) Eveland.  Jemima was married on Janu...

Norman Meixelsperger

December 7, 2014

Norman E Meixelsperger, age 88 years, of Madison, passed away on Dec. 7, 2014. He was born to Vincent and Mathilda (Hetzel) Meixelsperger in Plain, Wisconsin. He attended St Luke's Catholic School in Plain.  His early work career involved employmen...

Roger Purington

December 3, 2014

Roger A. Purington age 60 of Lone Rock passed away on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at his residence following an illness.  He was born on September 22, 1954 in Prairie du Chien, WI the son of Roy and Grace (Ford) Purington.  Roger worked at Bindl Ti...

Thomas White

November 28, 2014

Thomas D. White age 63 of Arena passed away on Friday, November 28, 2014 at his residence.  He was born on July 19, 1951 in Arena the son of Bernard and Berniece (Stafford) White.  He was married on June 29, 1974 to the former Deb Crook.  Although...

Gerald Johnson

November 27, 2014

Gerald (Jerry) Edward Johnson, who was born on November 27, 1942, left this world on his 72nd birthday, November 27, 2014, surrounded by his loving family, after a valiant 17 month battle with cancer.  Jerry was born to Alvin and Alma (Mickelson) Jo...

Lois J. Duhr

November 27, 2014

Lois J. Duhr,  age 84 of Richland Center passed away on Thursday, November 27, 2014 at Schmitt Woodland Hills.  Lois was born on February 23, 1930 in Soules Creek, Richland County, the daughter of William and Reba (Hunt) Holtz.  She was married on...