Obituaries

Holm, Harold B., age 88, of Arkdale

Harold B. Holm, age 88, of Arkdale, Wisconsin passed away Saturday, October 11, 2014 at Villa Pines Living Center in Friendship, Wisconsin. Funeral services will be 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at Arkdale Trinity Lutheran Church in Arkdale, Wisconsin. Pastor Terri Skildum will officiate.  Interment will be at the East Arkdale Cemetery. Visitation More >

Postel, Janet G., age 85, of Hillsboro

Janet G. Postel, age 85 years, of Hillsboro, passed away on Sunday, October 12, 2014 at Heritage Manor in Elroy, Wisconsin. She was born on September 14, 1929 to Alvan and Emma (Thompson) Straight in Hillsboro and graduated from the Hillsboro High School. Janet worked for many years at Ray-O-Vac in Wonewoc.  She was also More >

Brooks, Brad R., age 61, of San Francisco

Brad R. Brooks, age 61, of San Francisco died unexpectedly on October 5, 2014. He was the son of Robert and Alice Brooks. A memorial service will be held October 17, 2014 at 2:00pm at Grace Lutheran Church in Elroy with visitation at 1:30pm.

Bork, Phyllis M., age 81, of Adams

Phyllis M. Bork, age 81, of Adams, Wisconsin passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 at the home of her daughter after a courageous battle with cancer. A memorial gathering will be held Sunday, October 12th, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. at Roseberry’s Funeral Home in Friendship, Wisconsin. Private interment will be More >

Thew, James “Jim” Jess, age 44, of Rifle, CO, formerly of Elroy and Montello

James “Jim” Jess Thew, Rifle, CO, formerly of Elroy and Montello passed away Monday, October 6, 2014 while vacationing in Mexico. Born December 30, 1969 in Spring Lake Park, MN to Arthur and Sharon (Carothers) Thew. He was a 1988 graduate of Royall High School and served in the US Marine Corps for a short More >

Bruce, Robert J. “Bucky”, age 85, of Camp Douglas

Robert J. “Bucky” Bruce, age 85, of Camp Douglas, Wisconsin, died on October 7, 2014 at the Weber Haus in Wonewoc, Wisconsin. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 1:00pm at the Hare Funeral Home in New Lisbon, Wisconsin. Relatives and friends may call the Hare Funeral Home on Saturday from More >

Theusch, Elenore M., age 89, of Mauston

Elenore M. Theusch, age 89, of Mauston entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at Hess Memorial Hospital in Mauston, surrounded by her loving family. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00am Friday, October 10, 2014 at St. Patrick Catholic Church, in Mauston where friends and family may call from More >

Laack, Arlene Janet, age 77, of Wonewoc

Arlene Janet Laack, 77, Wonewoc died Friday, October 03, 2014 at home, rural Mauston. She was born June 23, 1937 the daughter of Leo and Ella (Smith) Brooks. She married Richard Laack. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Richard Laack on January 10, 1978 and brother John Brooks. Arlene worked at Rayovac More >

Mead, Frank A., age 80, of Friendship

Frank A. Mead, age 80, of Friendship, Wisconsin died Wednesday, October 01, 2014 at Villa Pines Living Center in Friendship. Funeral services will be at Trinity Lutheran Church on Sunday, October 5, 2014, at 3:30 p.m. Pastor Terri Skildum will officiate.  Interment will be at the Mt. Repose Cemetery, Friendship, Wisconsin.  Visitation will be on More >

Van Dusen, Lucille M., age 77, of Mauston

Lucille M. Van Dusen, 77 of Mauston passed away on Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at Agrace Hospice Center, Firchburg. Lucille was born on May 16, 1937 the daughter of Theodore and Lucille (Wilcox) Hysell. Lucile loved quilting, reading and going to garage sales. Lucille and friends enjoyed making quilts and donating them to the Mauston More >