Obituaries

Sandra L. Gates

December 23, 2016

Sandra L. (Larson) Gates, age 69, of Arena passed away on Friday, December 23, 2016 at the Maplewood Nursing Home in Sauk City. She was born on April 20th, 1947 in Dodgeville, the daughter of Alfred and Hazel (Williams) Larson.  Survivors include he...

Edith M. Fargen

December 21, 2016

Edith M. Fargen age 88 of Richland Center passed away on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at Schmitt Woodland Hills. Per Edith’s wishes there will be no funeral services. Online condolences available at www.staffordfuneralhomes.com. The Stafford Funera...

James E. Collins

December 15, 2016

James E. Collins, age 63, of Richland Center passed away on Thursday, December 15, 2016 at the Sauk County Health Care Center following an extended illness, surrounded by his family. He was born on January 1, 1953 in Richland County, the son of Emmet...

Merlin J. Nelson

December 8, 2016


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Merlin J. Nelson age 92 of Spring Green passed away on Thursday, December 8, 2016 at the Greenway Manor Nursing Home in Spring Green. Merlin was born on August 28, 1924 in Readstown, WI the son of Hugo and Mabel (Jackson) Nelson. He found the love of...

Rosemary W. Baker

November 30, 2016

  Rosemary Wilkinson Baker, age 91, a lifelong resident of Wisconsin, passed away peacefully on Nov. 30, 2016 at Attic Angel Place in Madison. Born Oct. 7, 1925 in Spring Green to Walter and Thelma (Meyers) Wilkinson, Rosemary had happy me...

Ralph R. Alt

November 30, 2016


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Ralph R. Alt age 76 of Baraboo and formerly of Plain passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at St. Claire’s Hospital in Baraboo. He was born on February 14, 1940 the son of Anthony “Tom” and Alma (Brechtl) Alt. He served in th...

Rosemary Wilkinson Baker

November 30, 2016

Rosemary Wilkinson Baker, age 91, a lifelong resident of Wisconsin, passed away peacefully on Nov. 30, 2016 at Attic Angel Place in Madison. Born Oct. 7, 1925 in Spring Green to Walter and Thelma (Meyers) Wilkinson, Rosemary had happy memories of gro...

John A. Dederich

November 28, 2016


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John A. Dederich age 79 of Richland Center passed away on Monday, November 28, 2016 at the Golden Living Center in Wisconsin Dells. He was born on April 23, 1937 in Richland County the son of Peter and Alice (McCluskey) Dederich. John served in the U...

James E. Anderson

November 27, 2016

James E. “Jimmy” Anderson Jr. age 46 of Arena passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, November 27, 2016 at his residence. He was born on July 23, 1970 in Edgerton, WI the son of James and Lillian (Grell) Anderson. He loved hunting and fishing with hi...

Irene E. White

November 22, 2016

Irene E. White age 87 of Spring Green and formerly of Arena passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at the U.W. Hospital in Madison. She was born on May 10, 1929 in Sauk City the daughter of Joseph and Theresia (Haas) Lamberty. She was...

Viola M. Lamont

November 15, 2016

Viola M. Lamont age 87 of Spring Green passed away on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at the Greenway Manor Nursing Home in Spring Green. Viola was born on December 10, 1928 in Decatur, IL the daughter of Floyd and Otta Mae (Stonebraker) Wentworth. She wa...

Carl E. Schwarz

November 11, 2016


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Carl Ernest Schwarz Jr., age 95 of Madison, passed away peacefully at Oakwood Village Hebron Oaks West on November 11, 2016. He was born on June 19, 1921, in Faribault, MN, the son of Carl E. and Anna (Duchene) Schwarz. Carl’s mother passed away wh...

Wayne A. Piper

November 6, 2016

Wayne Arthur Piper, 82, passed away peacefully on November 6, 2016 at his home with loved ones at his side. He was born on June 5, 1934 in Milwaukee to Arthur and Elsie (Kubichek) Piper. He served in the United States Army from 1954 to 1956. Wayne ma...

Jan E. Dedrick

November 3, 2016

Janet “Jan” E. Dedrick age 80 of Spring Green passed away on Thursday, November 3, 2016 at the Greenway Manor nursing home in Spring Green. Jan was born on July 24, 1936 in Portage to Clarence and Violet (Schmidt) Morgan. Jan was a 1954 graduate ...

Zona B. Furrer Wittwer

October 30, 2016

Zona B. Furrer age 92 passed away on Sunday, October 30, 2016 in Verona where she lived with her niece and nephew, Ted & Diane Smith. She was born on April 24, 1924 in Arena the daughter of Alfred and Sarah (Aebly) Wittwer. Zona was one of Jehov...

Raymond J. Miller Jr.

October 28, 2016


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Raymond J. Miller Jr., passed on Friday, October 28, 2016 at Maplewood Nursing Home in Sauk City following a brief illness. Raymond was born on June 29, 1934 in the town of West Point to Raymond and Mabel (Sorg) Miller. Raymond was married to the lat...

Marcus E. Weston

October 25, 2016

Marcus E. Weston, age 101¾, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at his home in Spring Green with his children near him. Son of William and Anna (Claridge) Weston, Marcus was born on January 25, 1915 in Spring Green, delivered by Dr. ...

Juliane Guerrette

October 23, 2016

Juliane Guerrette age 47 of Spring Green passed away on Sunday, October 23, 2016 at the Greenway Manor Nursing Home following and extended illness. Graveside services and burial will be held on Monday, October 31, 2016 at 1:00 P.M. at the Grand View ...

Jack Schultze

October 22, 2016

Jack Schultze passed away peacefully on October 22, 2016 at home with his loving wife, Pam and loving sister, Jackie. Jack was an avid sportsman. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, woodworking, spending time at their “dream farm” and creating a lifetim...

Donald G. Phillips

October 19, 2016

Donald G. Phillips age 90 of Richland Center passed away on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at the Pine Valley Healthcare Center. He was born on April 14, 1926 the son of William and Ruby (Burns) Phillips. Donald was united in marriage on December 27, 19...

Helene M. Ederer

October 16, 2016

Helene M. Ederer age 77 of Spring Green passed away on Sunday, October 16, 2016 at her residence following a short illness. She was born on October 19, 1938 in Spring Green the daughter of Andrew and Mary (Hausner) Beck. Helene was a member of St. Jo...

Carl J. Blabaum

October 8, 2016

Carl J. Blabaum, age 87 of Highland passed away on Saturday, October 8, 2016 at Bloomfield Manor Nursing Home in Dodgeville. Carl was born October 1, 1929 in Boscobel, Wisconsin, the son of Arthur H. and Gladys M. (Schwingel) Blabaum. Carl graduate...

Helene E. Haas

October 5, 2016

Helene E Haas age 88 of Plain passed away on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at the Greenway Manor Nursing Home in Spring Green surrounded by her family. She was born on August 18, 1928 in Granton, WI to John and Catherine (Martens) Bladl, the youngest o...

James W McBain

October 4, 2016

James William “Jim” Whistle McBain age 75 of Richland Center passed away on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at the UW Hospital in Madison. He was born on June 22, 1941 in Richland Center the son of Byron and Dorothy (Kraska) McBain. Whistle loved the ...

Robert L Tennant

October 2, 2016

Robert L. “Bob” Tennant age 76 of Spring Green passed away suddenly on Sunday, October 2, 2016 at the U.W. Hospital. He was born on September 3, 1940 in Sauk County the son of Harold “Neut” and Carol (Luxton) Tennant. Bob was married on Au...