Obituaries

Jensen, Neil Thomas “Hoddy”, age 76, of Baraboo

Neil Thomas “Hoddy” Jensen 76, of Baraboo, Wisconsin, died unexpectedly on Friday February 5, 2016 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin. He was born June 14, 1939, the son of Kenneth Owen and Marion Frances (Green) Jensen in Sparta, Wisconsin. Neil was a graduate of Royall High School in Elroy, Wisconsin. Neil served his More >

Brown, Edward R. Jr., age 94, of Elroy

Edward R. Brown Jr., age 94 years, of Elroy, passed away on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at Heritage Manor in Elroy, Wisconsin. He was born on April 6, 1921 to Edward R. and Mary (Bockhouse) Brown in the Town of Plymouth, Juneau County, Wisconsin.  He graduated from the Elroy High School and later from an More >

Parce, Marian M., age 80 of Warrens

Marian M. Parce, 80, of Warrens, died February 5, 2016 at the Tomah Rehabilitation Center in Tomah.   A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, February 10, 2016, 1:00 P.M. at the Sonnenburg Family Funeral Home, 801 E. Monowau St. Tomah, WI. Burial will be at the Pine Grove Cemetery, Town of Mather.   More >

Herfel, Bill R., age 81 of Friendship

Bill R. Herfel, age 81, of Friendship, Wisconsin passed away Saturday, February 06, 2016 at Villa Pines Living Center in Friendship, Wisconsin.     Visitation will be 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday at Roseberry’s Funeral Home. Graveside services will follow at the Quincy Cemetery with Pastor Sam Downey officiating.   Bill was born More >

Pokszyk, Henry A., age 96 of Arkdale

Henry A. Pokszyk, age 96, of Arkdale, Wisconsin passed away Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at Wisconsin Veterans Home in King, Wisconsin. Graveside services with military honors will be 11:00 a.m on Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at the St. Leo Catholic Cemetery in Friendship, Wisconsin. Henry was born December 13, 1919 in Cook County, Illinois to More >

Claxton, Verna H., age 79, of Friendship

Verna H. Claxton, age 79, of Friendship, Wisconsin passed away Monday, February 1, 2016. A memorial gathering will be from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at Roseberry’s Funeral Home in Friendship. Verna was born September 3, 1936 in Bensenville, Illinois to Walter and Pauline Knicker. She married Dennis D. Claxton on More >

Vinz, Earl Dean, age 78, of Hustler

Earl Dean Vinz, 78, of Hustler, died Monday, February 1, 2016 at his home surrounded by his family. A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 10:30 A.M. at St. Paul Catholic Church, 408 W. River, New Lisbon.  Rev. Robert Letona will officiate.  Burial will be at St. More >

Hanson, John De Vere, age 85, of Mauston

John De Vere Hanson died at the Wisconsin Veterans Home at King, Jan. 30, 2016. He was born April 12, 1930 to John B. and Estelle (Brown) Hanson. The Hanson family was well known in Mauston for their ownership of the local town newspaper “The Mauston Star” from 1919-46. Growing up in the newspaper business, More >

Hess-Garcia, Mary Jo, age 56, formerly of Wisconsin Dells

Mary Jo Hess-Garcia, age 56 of Littleton, Colorado, formerly of Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, January 27, 2016 in Englewood, Colorado. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, February 8, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Cecilia’s Catholic Church in Wisconsin Dells with Father Eric Sternberg celebrating. Burial will be at More >

Holder, Faith Anne, of Tomah

Faith Anne Holder, infant daughter of Anna Boyko and Dirk Holder of Tomah, Wisconsin, received her wings too soon on January 30, 2016. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, February 5, 2016, 10:30am at Queen of the Apostles Parish at St. Mary’s Church in Tomah. Monsignor Richard Gilles will officiate. Burial will More >