Obituaries

Bilek, Betty E., age 92 of Elroy

Betty E. Bilek,(pron: bee-lick) age 92, of Elroy, died peacefully on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at Milestone Senior Living in Hillsboro.   Survivors include her five children: Gary Bilek, of Norfolk, Virginia; Carol (Dennis) Schrank, of Reedsburg; Barbara Bilek, of Mauston; Steven Bilek, of Loganville and Anthony “Tony” (Virginia) Bilek, of LaFarge; eleven grandchildren; sixteen More >

Solchenberger, Darcy M., age 61 of Wonewoc

Darcy M. Solchenberger, age 61 years, of Wonewoc, Wisconsin, passed away on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at St. Agnes Hospital in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin.   She was born on March 25, 1957 to Donald and Donna (Preuss) Biermeier in Hillsboro and graduated from the Royall High School.   Darcy was united in marriage to More >

Schable, Patricia Frances, age 92 of Grand Marsh

Patricia Frances Schable, age 92, of Grand Marsh, Wisconsin passed away Saturday, October 6, 2018 at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo, Wisconsin.   Memorial services will be 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Adams, Wisconsin.   Rev. John Krebs will officiate.  Visitation, at Immanuel Lutheran Church will be Saturday, More >

Strzempa, John D., age 63 of Arkdale

John D. Strzempa, age 63, of Arkdale, Wisconsin passed away Wednesday, October 3, 2018, at Wisconsin Dells Health Services. Graveside services will be 11:00 a.m. on Monday, October 15, 2018, at the St. Leo Catholic Cemetery in Friendship, Wisconsin. Father Francis Dias will officiate. John was born January 19, 1955, in Chicago, Illinois to John More >

Allen, LaVerne Frances, age 90, formerly of Arkdale

LaVerne Frances Allen, age 90, formerly of Arkdale passed away Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at home. In her later years she lived in Nekoosa and Wisconsin Rapids area.   LaVerne was born November 12, 1927, the daughter of Frank J. and Alma (Bublitz) Kuhnke.   On July 28, 1945 she married Frederick William Allen in Arkdale More >

Mitchell, LaVerne “Bud” Lester, age 83 of Rockland

LaVerne “Bud” Lester Mitchell, 83, of Rockland, WI, passed away Thursday, October 4, 2018, at Norseland Nursing Home in Westby, WI. Funeral services will be held Saturday, October 13, 2018, 3:00 p.m. at the Immanuel Moen Lutheran Church located on County Road PC, rural Cashton.  Pastor Amanda Schultz Garcia will officiate.  Burial will follow in the More >

Austin, Wayne H., age 54 of Westfield

Wayne H. Austin, age 54, of Westfield, Wisconsin died Sunday, October 07, 2018 at University of  Wisconsin Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 12, 2018 at the Roseberry’s Funeral Home in Friendship, Wisconsin.   Rev. Candy Lisiecki will officiate.  Interment will be at the South Burr Oak Cemetery, Town of Richfield, Adams More >

Spurgeon Jr., John B., age 62 of Hillsboro

John B. Spurgeon Jr., age 62 of Hillsboro, passed away on Sunday, October 7, 2018 at Milestone Senior Living. He was born on August 28, 1956 in Madison, WI, the son of John B. Spurgeon Sr. and Linda (Winchel) Spurgeon Lewis. On May 26, 1976 he was married to Joy Richert, and on November 17, More >

Czarnecki, Vicki L., age 61 of New Lisbon

Vicki L. Czarnecki, age 61, of New Lisbon, passed away peacefully Saturday, October 6th, 2018, at her residence surrounded by her family. A private family memorial is planned for a later date. Vicki was born April 24, 1957, in Rice Lake, Wisconsin, the daughter of Edward and Bonnie (Bires) Kranz. She grew up in the More >

Brown, Michael W. age 73 of Beloit

Michael W. Brown, age 73, of Beloit, WI entered into eternal life on October 6, 2018, at home with his family by his side.  He was born October 21, 1944, to William and Edith (DeLong) Brown in Mauston, Wisconsin at Hess Memorial Hospital.  Michael played basketball, football and baseball in high school, and graduated from More >