Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

  • 0

LODI — Kenneth Roger Orvold, age 78, died peacefully May 9, 2020. He was born on June 7, 1941 in Madison, Wisconsin, the son of Abner and Margaret (Martin) Orvold. He grew up in the Madison area, attending Oregon High School, where he enjoyed several sports, including football and basketball…

  • 0

POYNETTE — Margaret J. Hebel, age 87, of Poynette, passed away on Friday, April 17, 2020, at Divine Savior Healthcare Hospital in Portage.

  • 0

POYNETTE — Samuel J. Viola, Jr. age 67, passed away on Friday, April 10, 2020 at UW Hospital after an extended illness. He was born on January 20, 1953, in Chicago, Ill, the son of Sam and Gloria (Arquilla) Viola. After graduating in 1971 from St. Lawrence High School in Chicago, Sam became …

  • 0

Stoughton — M. Elnora Johnson, age 93, passed away on Saturday, April 4, 2020. She was born on Oct. 4, 1926, the daughter of Byron and Edith Hayes. Elnora was born and grew up in the Poynette area and remained there until her marriage to La Verne in 1970 when they moved to Stoughton. She was…

  • 0

Margaret Loretta McAnaugh “Peg”, of Odessa, Florida, passed away on March 28 in Phoenix, Arizona, surrounded by loved ones. Peg was born on May 4, 1941 in Evergreen Park, Illinois. She was the daughter of Gladys and Lawrence Connell. Peg attended Carl Sandburg High School in Palos Park, Illi…

  • 0

Renald G. Henriksen, 84, Rice Lake, passed away on Saturday, March 28, 2020 at Marshfield Medical Center.

  • 0

Ellen I. Byrns, age 82, left her earthly life on Friday Feb. 7, 2020. She was born on Feb. 23, 1937 in Crookston, MN, the daughter of Hazel and Elmer Byrns. After the death of her parents, Ellen made her home with Lewis and Florence Byrns in Lodi. Ellen graduated from Lodi High School in 195…

  • 0

Arthur F. Zersen, age 87, passed away on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 in Madison.

  • 0

Joann K. Facklam, age 85, passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020. She was born on Sept. 5, 1934 in Lodi, the daughter of the late Sylvester and Grace (Cross) Brereton. While attending the Lodi public schools she was proud of the many lifelong friendships she made. Joann gr…

  • 0

Dolores Zornow, age 84, passed away on Monday, February 17, 2020 at UW-Health American Center, in Madison.

  • 0

After a courageous battle with cancer, Thomas Michael Saager, age 62, of Poynette, passed away on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at Agrace HospiceCare in Fitchburg.

  • 0

Donald Fryman, age 86, of Lodi, passed away suddenly, on Tuesday, February 25, 2020, surrounded by his family. He was born on July 15, 1933.

  • 0

Terry Martindale passed away on Monday, February 10, 2020 at his home in Bruce, WI., where he lived with his wife and devoted caretaker Sally since July, 2019. He suffered from Parkinson’s disease in the last several years.

  • 0

Barry R. Barrow, age 67, peacefully passed away on Friday, Feb. 14, 2020. He was born on March 21, 1952, in Baraboo, the son of Thomas and Doreen (Giese) Barrow. Barry graduated from Lodi High School in 1970. He worked as a welder and grinder for several metal manufacturing companies in the …

  • 0

Bessie Z. Wolfgram, age 84, of Poynette, died on Friday, February 14, 2020 at Columbia Healthcare Center in Wyocena.

  • 0

Kathryn “Kath” Smith, 55, of New Ulm died Friday, February 7, 2020 at the New Ulm Medical Center in New Ulm.

  • 0

Robert W. Vogts, age 83, passed away on Wednesday, February 5, 2020, in Foley, while wintering in Orange Beach/Gulf Shores, Alabama.

  • 0

Marci L. Sadek passed in peace at the age of 65 on January 21, 2020. She was born January 8, 1955 in Madison.

  • 0

Robert “Bob” J. Hamann, age 63, of Lodi, passed away at his home on Monday, Feb. 3, 2020. He was born on June 4, 1956, in Madison, the son of Richard and Jean (Janz) Hamann. Bob married Sheryl Ann Pierce on Oct. 15, 1977, in Madison.

  • 0

David Lee Pafford, age 61, passed away on Thursday, January 30, 2020, peacefully, with his family by his side.

  • 0

Vincent J. Ryan, age 98, of Lodi, Madison, Montana, Sun Prairie, Texas, Arizona, and Waunakee, Wis., passed away December 11, 2019. Vince is survived by his wife, Marie; and two sons, Jeff (Beth) and Lee (Pam).

  • 0

June M. Fiske, age 88, passed away on Monday, January 20, 2020, at her home in Lodi.

  • 0

Michael E. Steckel, age 63, of Fall River, peacefully passed away on Thursday, January 16, 2020. He was born on October 8, 1956, in Hillsboro, Wis., the son of late Edward and Mildred (Stanek) Steckel. Michael was a 1974 graduate of Lodi High School. Michael was an avid outdoorsman who loved…

  • 0

Mary Ellen Nolden (Keller) age 90, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020 at St. Mary’s Hospital. She was born on July 16, 1929, at home, the daughter of Raymond and Theresa Keller.

  • 0

Karan Nell Thompson, age 76, peacefully passed away on Thursday, January 9, 2020 with her family by her side. She was born on November 4, 1943, in Muskogee, Oklahoma, the daughter of Luther and LCora (Smith) Gage. Karan married Charles Thompson on April 8, 1960 in Wagner, Oklahoma and this y…

  • 0

Mary Elizabeth Bohl Fryman, passed away peacefully on January 11, 2020. Mary was born in Mount Hope, Wisconsin on March 25, 1929, the daughter of Joseph and Neomi Richard Bohl. She lived in Boscobel after the death of her father. At the age of eight her mother, sister and Mary moved to Fenni…

  • 0

Diane M. Karls, age 83, peacefully passed away on Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, surrounded by her family. She was born on June 14, 1936, the daughter of the late Frank and Victoria (Herbrand) Pape. Diane graduated from Lodi High School in 1953. She married William Karls on August 4, 1956 in Waunak…

  • 0

Barbara F. Sawyer, age 77, peacefully passed away on Thursday, December 26, 2019 at Agrace HospiceCare. She was born on August 23, 1942, in Grand Rapids, Mich., the daughter of Marvin and Evelyn (Dom) Lossau. Barbara graduated from Oak Park River Forest High School, Oak Park, Ill. and earned…

  • 0

Steven D. Dewey, age 67, passed away on Sunday, December 22, 2019 at At Home Again, in Rio.

  • 0

Sherman Q. Case, age 90, passed away on Friday, December 20, 2019, at Tivoli in Portage.

  • 0

Lake Placid, Florida – William (Bill) Pratt died on December 10, 2019, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House. He was born in Madison, Wisconsin, to Percy and Dorothy (Hancock) Pratt. He graduated from Madison East High School in 1944 and served his country for four years in the United States Ma…

  • 0

Margaret G. Otto, age 85, of Green Bay, Wisconsin, passed away Friday, December 6, 2019 in Fort Myers, Florida with family by her side during her brief hospital stay at Gulf Coast Medical Center.

  • 0

Vincent J. Ryan, age 98, of Waunakee (formerly Lodi), passed away December 11, 2019. He was born in West Point Township, Wis., the son of Eugene and Mae (Horkan) Ryan. Vince graduated from Lodi High School in 1938. He was first employed by Pure Milk Products Coop of Wis. before becoming a No…

  • 0

Myrna B. Stevenson, age 90, of Lodi, passed away on Monday, December 9, 2019. She was born on July 22, 1929, in Pardeeville, the daughter of Herbert and Zona (Spiegler) Barden. On July 16, 1948 she married John G. Stevenson in Pardeeville. He preceded her in death on June 27, 2018. Myrna was…

  • 0

Billie Rita Thompson Bannen Roelke Schoepp, passed away peacefully at home with family by her side. She was born in Louisville, KY on Oct. 29, 1928, to Dee Witt and Hermina (Dangler) Thompson.

  • 0

Judith Ann Engler Schwengel, age 77, passed away peacefully on December 6, 2019 at Haven Hills in Lodi. Judi was born on October 17, 1942 to Carl and Katherine (Kern) Engler, attended Wisconsin High School and University of Wisconsin-Madison, and worked for the City Clerk’s office. She marri…

  • 0

Agnes Christine Bennett, of Poynette, passed away on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at the age of 84. Agnes was born on August 8, 1935 in the Township of Lowville, Wisconsin. The eldest of six children, she was born to Dennis M. Falkenstein, Sr. and Agnes Julia (Hanny) Falkenstein.

  • 0

A resounding chorus of “Well Hello Dolly” was heard in heaven when Dolores Theresa Debevec, age 91, passed away on Nov. 26, 2019 in Longmont, Colo.

  • 0

Natalie R. Hendrickson, age 92, passed away Sunday November 17, 2019 at Haven Hills Assisted Living in Lodi, WI.

  • 0

Natalie R. Hendrickson, age 92, of Lodi, passed away on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at Haven Hills Assisted Living in Lodi.

  • 0

Roger Icenogle, age 89, of Arlington, Wisc., passed away on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at Divine Rehab and Nursing in Lodi, Wisc. He was born on February 1, 1930, in Toledo, Ill., the son of Riley Icenogle and Cora (Garren) Icenogle. Roger graduated from Toledo High School in 1948 and Univers…

  • 0

Beverly J. Thiele, age 85, passed away on Monday, November 4, 2019, at her home in the Township of Leeds.

  • 0

Raymond K. Brager “Rocky”, age 88, of Lodi, left his earthly home on Sat., Nov. 2, 2019. He was born Dec. 12, 1930 in Black Earth Wis. to Alvin and Viola (Kading) Brager. Ray married Aileen Kohl, on Feb. 4, 1984. His marriage to Aileen also came with an instant large family. As a life-long b…

  • 0

Joseph “Joe” F. Nerat, age 96, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 25, 2019 in Lodi, WI. He was born on October 15, 1923 in Menominee, MI to Ignace and Mary (Laurich) Nerat on their family farm.

  • 0

Golda Mary Anderson, 96, of Poynette, passed away on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at Divine Savior Healthcare, in Portage surrounded by her family.

  • 0

Sharon Jean Wetherall, age 76, of Lodi, passed away on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at Sauk Prairie Hospital. She was born on November 23, 1942, in Chicago, IL, the daughter of Melvin and Mary (Michler) Henriksen. Sharon was a 1960 graduate of Niles East High School, Niles, IL. She was an amaz…

  • 0

Anita Marie Grinde, age 81, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019. She was born on Nov. 5, 1937, in Portage, WI, the daughter of Edgar and Kristiana “Jennie” (Scharf) Bender of Arlington, WI. She graduated from Poynette High School in 1955 and was united in marriage to her high school swee…

  • 0

Neil Maurice Ford, age 88, of Lodi, Wisconsin passed away on Monday, October 14, 2019 at the Columbia Health Care Center in Wyocena, Wisconsin. He was born on June 12, 1931 in Sterling, Illinois, the son of Myrtle Eastwood Ford and Maurice Reginald Ford. Neil attended elementary and high sch…

  • 0

Wayne Hubert Ziegler, age 69, of Dane, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at the Waunakee Manor Health Care Center surrounded by family. He was born on March 31, 1950 in Madison to Marvin and Theresa (Maly) Ziegler. Wayne was the firstborn of 11 children and a foster brother.

  • 0

William Frederick “Bill” Escher, age 79, peacefully passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019, in Wasilla, Alaska. He was born on May 31, 1940, the son of the late Fred and Genevieve (Dooley) Escher. After graduating from Monticello High School in 1958, Bill then attended the UW-Madison. He was…