Obituaries

November 19, 1941

- January 12, 2023

November 19, 1941 - January 12, 2023

Verona - Walter D. Thieszen, age 81, from Verona, Wisconsin was welcomed into heaven on January 12th, 2023. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Karen. He also leaves behind his two daughters; Kimb...

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February 08, 1994

- January 13, 2023

February 08, 1994 - January 13, 2023

Jake Ryan Woelffer passed away unexpectedly on Friday, January 13, 2023, at the age of 28. He was born in Madison, WI on February 8th, 1994, to Tracy Woelffer. Jake had a special bond with his grandfa...

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October 08, 1940

- December 13, 2022

October 08, 1940 - December 13, 2022

Dennis A Riley, age 82, passed away in his sleep December 13, 2022 at Sylvan Crossings Assisted Living and Memory Care in Fitchburg, WI. He was born on October 8, 1940 to Sylvan and Lillian Riley in ...

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May 28, 1938

- January 13, 2023

May 28, 1938 - January 13, 2023

VERONA – Ronald W. Pauley, age 84, passed away on January 13, 2023. He was born on May 28, 1938 in Madison, WI to parents, Roy and Gwendolyn (Wallace) Pauley. Ronald “Ron” was a 1956 graduate of...

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August 10, 1952

- January 03, 2023

August 10, 1952 - January 03, 2023

Madison – Our father, Carlos Lorenzo Ruiz Rubalcaba, age 70, passed away on January 3rd, 2023. Carlos was born on August 10, 1952, in Mexico City, Mexico to parents Ruben Ruiz Izabal and Rosa Ru...

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October 02, 1933

- January 13, 2023

October 02, 1933 - January 13, 2023

DeForest, WI– Oscar A. Rohr Jr., age 89, passed away on January 13, 2023 at The Legacy of DeForest. Oscar was born on October 2, 1933 in Aurora, Illinois to parents Oscar Rohr Sr. and Ann (Wheatley)...

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May 21, 1956

- January 12, 2023

May 21, 1956 - January 12, 2023

Our dear mother, Patricia Ann Glenn, sadly passed away on January 12th, 2023 at the age of 66. She was a wonderful mother who was always there when we needed her. She also had many friends and was a ...

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June 29, 1928

- December 23, 2022

June 29, 1928 - December 23, 2022

The life of Edith Scott (Mrs. James) Davison of Oakwood Village in Madison, WI and formerly of Utica, NY, came to a close on December 23 at her home. Born on June 29, 1928, in Chattanooga, TN, she wa...

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July 02, 1942

- January 05, 2023

July 02, 1942 - January 05, 2023

On January 5, 2023 John Englesby of Morrisonville passed away following a brief illness. Born in 1942 in Madison, John was a life-long resident of Morrisonville, living his early years in his early ...

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September 29, 1946

- January 10, 2023

September 29, 1946 - January 10, 2023

DeForest – Gerald Lloyd Olson, age 76, passed away after a short illness at the Madison VA Hospice. Gerald is preceded in death by his parents, Lloyd “Dick” and Jane Olson; grandparents, Hans an...

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September 21, 1964

- January 08, 2023

September 21, 1964 - January 08, 2023

DeFOREST - Steven Curtis Herring, age 58, passed away unexpectedly at home in his recliner while watching TV on January 8, 2023. Steve was born on September 21, 1964 in Wichita, Kansas. He was the yo...

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February 27, 1944

- January 03, 2023

February 27, 1944 - January 03, 2023

Waukesha - Kathy Libert, 78, passed away peacefully at Angel’s Grace Hospice on Tuesday, January 3, 2023, with her husband by her side. She was born on February 27, 1944, in Madison, Wisconsin, the ...

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September 11, 1989

- January 06, 2023

September 11, 1989 - January 06, 2023

DEFOREST – Christopher James Jones, age 33, passed away on January 6, 2023. He was born on September 11, 1989 in Madison, Wisconsin to parents, Candice (Burns) Larrabee and Jeremiah Jones. He attend...

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July 09, 1931

- December 20, 2022

July 09, 1931 - December 20, 2022

Madison – Kathleen Ann “Kay” (Weger) Kelliher, age 91, passed away on Tuesday, December 20, 2022 at Heritage in Middleton. She was born in Madison on July 9, 1931, the daughter of Matthew and Et...

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July 25, 1956

- January 08, 2023

July 25, 1956 - January 08, 2023

Madison- James G. “Jim” Richgels, age 66, of Madison passed away on Sunday, January 8, 2023 at UW Hospital after a brief battle with lung cancer. He was born on July 25, 1956 in Highland, WI the ...

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August 13, 1954

- January 06, 2023

August 13, 1954 - January 06, 2023

Andrew D. “Andy” Davis of Verona, Wisconsin, passed away on Friday morning, January 6, 2023 following a 1 ½ year battle with prostate cancer. He fought courageously and never lost his positive at...

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May 05, 1928

- January 04, 2023

May 05, 1928 - January 04, 2023

DeForest - Gloria M. Wharton passed away on Wednesday, January 4, 2023 at Agrace Hospice in Madison, Wisconsin. The daughter of the late Arthur and Gertrude (Bainbridge) Verthein was born on May 5, 1...

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August 23, 1930

- January 07, 2023

August 23, 1930 - January 07, 2023

Madison – Joyce M. Radovan, age 92, of Madison, passed away on Saturday, January 7, 2023, at Four Winds Manor in Verona. She was born August 23, 1930 in Sheboygan, where she was raised, the daughter...

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August 16, 1937

- January 05, 2023

August 16, 1937 - January 05, 2023

Richard A. Arend passed away January 5th, 2023, at age 85. Dick was born August 16, 1937 in Eminence, Indiana. He attended and graduated from Eminence High School and then Indiana University where he ...

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July 30, 1939

- January 06, 2023

July 30, 1939 - January 06, 2023

Nancy Rita Hauge, age 83, passed away on January 6, 2023, at her home in Oregon, WI. Born on July 30, 1939, in Madison WI, the daughter of Joseph and Elizabeth Marking. She was married to Darcy Hauge ...

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November 21, 1948

- January 03, 2023

November 21, 1948 - January 03, 2023

MADISON/MILWAUKEE – Terry Lee Bennett, age 74, passed away on January 3, 2023 at Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee, WI. He was born on November 21, 1948 in Madison, WI. He was a veteran of the United ...

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December 20, 1967

- December 31, 2022

December 20, 1967 - December 31, 2022

MADISON - Christiana Newton passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 31, 2022, at UW hospital. Christiana was born December 20, 1967, to Richard Newton and Ann Lehmann in Madison, WI. Her favorit...

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June 03, 1937

- January 05, 2023

June 03, 1937 - January 05, 2023

Madison/Kendall/Waunakee- Jean Evans Friske, age 85, passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 5, 2023 at Agrace HospiceCare in Fitchburg. She was born on June 3, 1937 in Boston, MA, the daughter o...

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October 22, 1951

- December 07, 2022

October 22, 1951 - December 07, 2022

Madison – James F. (Jimbo) Sweeney, age 71, passed away peacefully on December 7, 2022 at his residence in Madison, Wisconsin. Jimbo was born in Worcester, Massachusetts and attended Worcester Pub...

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April 22, 1927

- January 03, 2023

April 22, 1927 - January 03, 2023

Deerfield - Joan Elizabeth (Olson) Shaul peacefully entered her heavenly home on January 3, 2023. Joan was born April 22, 1927 to Einar and Johanna (Kaupanger) Olson in Deerfield WI. She was a lifeti...

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