Obituaries

Lawrence H. Gethings

June 12, 2016


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Lawrence H. “Larry” Gethings age 86 Richland Center passed away on Sunday, June 12, 2016 at Schmitt Woodland Hills. He was born on February 4, 1930 the son of Edwin and Florence (Williamson) Gethings in Crawford County, WI. Larry served in the ...

Leslie W Palmer

June 5, 2016


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Leslie “Les” William Palmer of Plain Wisconsin, age 92, passed away at Agrace Hospice Care on June 5, 2016. Les currently resided in Sun City West Arizona; he was home in Wisconsin visiting family. Les was born to William and Maude Palmer on Jan...

Hugh H. Weber

June 2, 2016

Viroqua/Spring Green Hugh Weber, of Viroqua and recently Spring Green, passed away June 2, 2016. He was born July 1, 1927 to Harold and Nellie (Chapman) Weber and lived most of his life in Vernon County where he farmed many years on the home farm ...

Robert "Doug" Honer

May 31, 2016


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Robert “Doug” Honer age 70 of Plain passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Madison following an extended illness. He was born on January 29, 1946 in Richland County the son of Robert and Gladys (Hoffset) Hone...

John L. Forseth

May 28, 2016

John Louis Forseth, age 75, of Arena, made his highest climb on May 28th, 2016, when he lost his 25 year battle to prostate cancer. John was a big game hunter who hunted the mountains of North America. He was most proud of bagging the “grand slam...

Florence G. Nelson

May 28, 2016

Florence G. Nelson On Saturday, May 28, 2016 we said good bye to our wife, mother and grandmother. Florence Gertrude Nelson was warmly greeted by her parents, William and Gertrude (Moehske) Chapman. Florence was born on April 10, 1926 in Osseola, ...

David K. Strahl

May 27, 2016


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David K. Strahl, 65, of Spring Green, passed away at the William S. Middleton VA Hospital on Friday, May 27, 2016. David was born on August 4, 1950 to Kenneth and Alice (Edwards) Strahl. David served in the United States Air Force. David was married...

Imelda A. Compty

May 22, 2016

Imelda A. Compty age 87 of Spring Green passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2016 at the Greenway Manor Nursing Home. She was born on July 22, 1928 in Plain, WI the daughter of John and Mary (Strassman) Wittmann. Imelda was married on July 20, 1948 to ...

Bonnie J. Brei

May 19, 2016

Bonnie J. Brei age 63 of Plain passed away on Thursday, May 19, 2016 at the Greenway Manor Nursing Home in Spring Green due to complications following chemotherapy for plasma cell leukemia. She was born on January 7, 1953 to Frank and Frieda (Nachre...

Ardys C. Kratochwill

May 16, 2016

Ardys C. Kratochwill age 87 of Richland Center passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with cancer on Monday, May 16, 2016. Ardys was born on November 26, 1928 the daughter of Dillard and Mildred (Berry) Daughhetee in Richland Center. In h...

James A. Ferguson

May 15, 2016


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James A. Ferguson age 83 of Richland Center passed away on Sunday, May 15, 2016 at the Gundersen Health Systems in La Crosse following a brief illness. He was born on July 17, 1932 in Woodstock, WI the son of Paul and Madeline (Beatty) Ferguson. Ji...

Jerlyn K. Holzem

May 10, 2016

Jerlyn K. Holzem age 71 of Arena passed away on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at the UW Hospital in Madison. She was born on March 23, 1945 in Middleton, WI the daughter of James and Dora (Tiedeman) Becker. Survivors include her husband, Martin Holzem of A...

Virginia R. Hackl

May 5, 2016

Virginia R. Hackl age 73 of Spring Green passed away on Thursday, May 5, 2016 at Greenway Manor Nursing Home in Spring Green. She was born on April 1, 1943 in Spring Green the daughter of Wilbert and Mary (Gruber) Mueller. Virginia was married on A...

Karen L. Meixelsperger

April 30, 2016

Karen L. "Kitty" Meixelsperger, 61, of Middleton, passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday April 30, 2016. Karen was born on December 21, 1954 to Richard and Carol (Liegel) Meixelsperger. Kitty graduated from River Valley High School in Spring...

Roland Reimann

April 25, 2016

Roland Reimann, 93, of Arena, Wisconsin was released from his earthly bonds on April 25, 2016 at Greenway Manor in Spring Green, Wisconsin. He was born to Karl Henry and Nellie May (Blowers) Reimann in Arena township on May 6, 1922. He graduated fr...

Mary Beth Hutter

April 18, 2016

Mary Beth Hutter of Spring Green and formerly of Nashville, TN passed away on Monday, April 18, 2016 at the UW Hospital in Madison. She was born in Spring Green the daughter of William and Judine (Limmex) Hutter. Mary graduated from River Valley Hi...

Kayla S. Thering

April 18, 2016

Kayla Sue Thering, 24 of Spring Green, WI passed away unexpectedly on April 18, 2016. Kayla is the loving daughter of Rob and Sue Thering, born on February 9, 1992 in Richland Center, WI. She was a 2010 graduate of River Valley High School. Kayla ...

Irene Tomberlin

April 15, 2016

Irene Leopoldine (Krenn) Tomberlin died in her sleep on Friday April 15, 2016 at Greenway Terrace in Spring Green, Wisconsin. Irene was born on March 11, 1926 in Chicago, IL to her Austrian immigrant parents, Leopoldine (Raaber) and Alois Krenn. She ...

George C. Tilley

March 26, 2016

George Charles Tilley, Jr. 86 of Richland Center died Saturday, March 26, 2016 after a brief illness. George was born June 18, 1929, in South Bend, IN the son of George C. and Cecilia (Vennet) Tilley. George joined the Brother of Holy Cross, Notre Da...

Randall D. Buroker

March 16, 2016

Randall “Randy” Buroker age 61 of Richland Center passed away on Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at the U.W. Hospital in Madison. He was born on September 22, 1954 in Richland Center the son of Earl and Frances (Starkey) Buroker. Survivors include 3 so...

Kenneth W. Smith

March 14, 2016


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Kenneth W. Smith age 91 of Lone Rock passed away on Monday, March 14, 2016 at Our House in Richland Center. He was born on October 22, 1924 in Spring Green, WI the son of Walter and Viola (Weston) Smith. Kenneth served in the U.S. Army during WWII....

Lewis G. Van Vliet

March 14, 2016

Lewis G. Van Vliet age 82 of Richland Center passed away on Monday, March 14, 2016 at the U.W. Hospital in Madison following a brief illness. He was born on February 12, 1934 in Cayuga, New York the son of Leigh and Verna (Randall) Van Vliet. Lewis...

Dorothy A. Heiser

March 2, 2016

Dorothy Ann Heiser, 94, of Sauk City, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016 at Agrace Hospice Care- Fitchburg. She was born and raised on the Brickl family farm on December 27, 1921 near Plain, Wisconsin to Michael...

Pauline F. Klinzing

February 27, 2016

Pauline F. Klinzing age 95 of Richland Center passed away on Saturday, February 27, 2016 at Schmitt Woodland Hills. She was the fourth daughter of Irish parents, Hugh and Margaret (Mahoney) Devine. She went to Upper Knappe Creek School and graduated...

Eileen Mary Cowan Roeder

February 25, 2016

Eileen Mary Cowan Roeder, 74, of Spring Green, WI passed away peacefully on February 25, 2016. Eileen has lived in Spring Green for 18 years, the first place she has truly called home. Throughout her life, she has adopted many friends into her fa...