All Obituaries

July 04, 1932

- November 02, 2022

July 04, 1932 - November 02, 2022

Beverly J Wolfe, 90 years old, Graduated to Heaven on November 2, 2022 in the comfort of her home in Deforest, WI. She was born July 4, 1932, in Madison, WI, the beloved daughter to Stanley & Beulah ...

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July 18, 1931

- November 01, 2022

July 18, 1931 - November 01, 2022

Verona - Oliver White Himsel, age 91, of Verona left this earthly life to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Tuesday November 1st, 2022, after a seven month stay at Four Winds Nursing Home, w...

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October 28, 1936

- November 03, 2022

October 28, 1936 - November 03, 2022

Madison- Nancy M. Ryder, age 86, passed away on Thursday, November 3, 2022 at her home, surrounded by family. She was born on October 28, 1936 in Escanaba, Michigan, the daughter of Rene and Eileen ...

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October 06, 1931

- October 27, 2022

October 06, 1931 - October 27, 2022

Lorlene V. (nee Kahl) Pulver, age 91, passed away peacefully on October 27, 2022, with her family by her side. Lorlene was born on October 6, 1931, in Verona WI, the third of six children born to Ve...

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April 05, 1961

- October 29, 2022

April 05, 1961 - October 29, 2022

Mark Dittmer, age 61, passed away on Saturday, October 29, 2022, at Agrace Hospice in Fitchburg from complications of Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Mark was born on April 5, 1961, in Madison, WI. His family w...

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February 24, 1941

- October 26, 2022

February 24, 1941 - October 26, 2022

Madison- Ellen L. Hoffman, age 81, lost her long-fought battle with Alzheimer's Disease on Wednesday, October 26, 2022, at home surrounded by her family. Ellen was born in Iowa City, Iowa on February ...

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August 30, 1936

- October 24, 2022

August 30, 1936 - October 24, 2022

The family of Richard Louis Hoard celebrates his life and mourns his passing on October 24th, 2022. Rich was born on August 30, 1936, in Flora, IL. He was the eldest child of Malvern Richard Hoard and...

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October 11, 1941

- October 26, 2022

October 11, 1941 - October 26, 2022

Madison – Reverend Father Cyril O. “Cy” Weisensel went to meet his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, October 26, 2022, at the age of 81 years, at Sunset Ridge Memory Care in Jefferson, Wisconsin. He...

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March 14, 1941

- October 26, 2022

March 14, 1941 - October 26, 2022

MADISON – Bonnie Poole, age 81, passed away in her sleep at Skaalen and reunited with Terry on Wednesday, October 26, 2022. Bonnie was born on March 14, 1941 in Madison, WI to Glenn and Louise (Yank...

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September 02, 1925

- October 25, 2022

September 02, 1925 - October 25, 2022

Madison – Marian F. Witz died peacefully on Tuesday, October 25, 2022, under the wonderful and loving care of Agrace Hospice and Four Winds Manor in Verona. She leaves her son Gary Gatterman of Ber...

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February 22, 1936

- October 22, 2022

February 22, 1936 - October 22, 2022

Morrisonville – Donald J. Meyer died at age 86 unexpectedly of natural causes on October 22, 2022, in his home surrounded by his wife of 63 years. Don was born on February 22, 1936, to Harold and ...

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May 04, 1942

- October 24, 2022

May 04, 1942 - October 24, 2022

Arlington - JoAnn F. Wagner went to walk with the angels on October 24, 2022. She spent the last several months of her life holding the hand of her husband Bill, the love of her life, and in the comp...

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December 14, 1965

- October 21, 2022

December 14, 1965 - October 21, 2022

Madison - Eugene “Mort” Mortensen was born to Alvin and Raynette (Bradley) Mortensen on December 14, 1965, in Tomah, Wisconsin. He passed away three weeks after being diagnosed with an aggressive...

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January 19, 1943

- October 22, 2022

January 19, 1943 - October 22, 2022

Our world lost a beautiful smile when Darla L. Sanders died unexpectedly of natural causes on Saturday October 22, 2022. Darla was born January 19, 1943 in Canada. She was the only child of Byron an...

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July 16, 1929

- October 23, 2022

July 16, 1929 - October 23, 2022

Madison – Dolores Grimm passed away on Sunday, October 23, 2022, at the age of 93. She was born in Milwaukee to the parents of Robert and Lydia Bender. On May 21, 1960, she married George Grimm. Do...

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September 25, 1944

- October 21, 2022

September 25, 1944 - October 21, 2022

DeForest – Gordon “Gordy” N. Schmitz, age 78, died peacefully at Agrace Hospice surrounded by family on October 21, 2022. He was born on September 25, 1944 in Madison, Wisconsin to parents Adelb...

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March 05, 1958

- October 16, 2022

March 05, 1958 - October 16, 2022

James J. Bires, 64, lost a 3 year battle with melanoma, on October 16, 2022, in Jacksonville, FL. His courage, positive attitude, and deep faith were a great help to him during this difficult time. J...

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October 29, 1940

- October 20, 2022

October 29, 1940 - October 20, 2022

Jerry Shipman, age 81, passed away on Thursday, October 20, 2022. He was born October 29, 1940, in Oskaloosa, Iowa, the son of Rose Maxine (Hannah) and Samuel Kelly Shipman. Jerry graduated from Oska...

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October 07, 1938

- October 20, 2022

October 07, 1938 - October 20, 2022

MADISON - Donald “Don” R. Preston passed away peacefully on October 20, 2022 at Oakwood Village East in Madison, WI, joining his wife, Dotty, in eternal life. Don was born on October 7, 1938 in B...

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July 28, 1951

- October 09, 2022

July 28, 1951 - October 09, 2022

Madison - Barbara J. Walser, age 71, died on October 9, 2022, at SSM St. Mary’s Hospital in Madison, WI. She was born on July 28, 1951, in Madison, WI to parents Josephine E. (Hatcher) and Clarence ...

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March 15, 1923

- October 18, 2022

March 15, 1923 - October 18, 2022

Madison – Margaret B. Hansen, age 99, passed away on October 18, 2022, at Agrace Hospice. She was born on March 15, 1923, in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin to parents Chris and Anita (Kassabaum) Homburg. ...

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February 28, 1943

- October 18, 2022

February 28, 1943 - October 18, 2022

Merrimac- Judith Ann Riggleman of Merrimac, WI, age 79, passed away unexpectedly at St. Mary’s Hospital in Madison, WI on Tuesday, October 18, 2022. She was born on February 28, 1943, in Minnesota...

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September 14, 1938

- September 23, 2022

September 14, 1938 - September 23, 2022

Verona – Samuel David Nowland, age 84, passed away on Friday, September 23, 2022. He was born on September 14, 1938, in Clear Spring, Indiana, the son of Noble and Kathryn (Weddell) Nowland. S...

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October 03, 1937

- October 16, 2022

October 03, 1937 - October 16, 2022

MADISON – Sr. Jacqueline A. Tierney, OBT, age 85, died on October 16, 2022, in her family home in the care and the company of her sister Fran and religious sister, Sister Hedwig Rojas, OBT. She was ...

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July 23, 1931

- October 17, 2022

July 23, 1931 - October 17, 2022

Sun Prairie- Marlin “John” J. Wedan, age 91, passed away on Monday, October 17, 2022, at Oakwood Village, Madison. He was born on July 23, 1931, to Lloyd and Anna (Larson) Wedan in Poplar, Wiscons...

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