Obituaries

O’Connor, Edward W. Sr., age 94, of New Lisbon

Edward W. O’Connor Sr. age 94, of New Lisbon, WI passed away on Friday October 13, 2017 at home. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday October 21, 2017 at 11:00am at the First Baptist Church (525 S. Washington St.) New Lisbon.  Relatives and friends may call at the First Baptist Church on Saturday from More >

Berka (nee Packard), Karen, age 73 of Grand Marsh

Karen Berka (nee Packard) found peace on October 18, 2017 after a very long struggle with COPD.  Karen was born in Westwood, CA on March 4, 1944 and grew up in Park Falls, WI where she attended St. Anthony Catholic School. She resided with her husband Rich, in Grand Marsh, WI for the past 20 More >

Gaertner, Peter, age 76 of Mauston

Peter Gaertner, age 76, of Mauston, Wisconsin passed away peacefully Monday, October 16, 2017 at Fair View Nursing Home in Mauston, Wisconsin after a long illness. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Peter was born June 18, 1941 in Chicago, Illinois to Peter and Pearl Gaertner. He married Deborah L. John in More >

Bender, Zygmunt “Ziggy”, age 87, of Friendship

Zygmunt “Ziggy” Bender, age 87, of Friendship, Wisconsin passed away Friday, October 13, 2017 at Aspirus Wausau Hospital in Wausau, Wisconsin. A celebration of life will be from 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at the Dellwood Pavilion. Ziggy was born April 25, 1930 in Poland.  He worked at Harnischfeger in Milwaukee, More >

Gable, James A., age 65, of Adams

James A. Gable, age 65, of Adams, Wisconsin passed away Sunday, October 15, 2017 at Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center in La Crosse, Wisconsin. A celebration of life will be from 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at the Friendship Park. James was born in Wautoma, Wisconsin at home delivered by his More >

Poulos, Dan Peter, age 70 of Arkdale

Dan Peter Poulos, age 70, of Arkdale, Wisconsin died Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at Villa Pines Living Center in Friendship, Wisconsin.   Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at the Roseberry’s Funeral Home in Friendship, Wisconsin.   Pastor Sam Downey will officiate.  Visitation will be 1:00 p.m. until the time of service More >

Olson, Jackie L. age 60, of Friendship

Jackie L. Olson, age 60, of Friendship, Wisconsin passed away Wednesday, October 11, 2017, surrounded by her family & friends.  A celebration of life will be 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 21, 2017, at the Adams Town Hall, 1980 11th Avenue in Friendship. Jackie was born in Columbus, Ohio to Lester “Jack” and Shirley (Lozier) More >

Petersen, Ada Olive Main, age 89 of Adams County

Ada Olive Main Petersen, age 89, a lifelong resident of Adams County, Wisconsin died Friday, October 6, 2017 at Edgewater Haven Nursing Home in Port Edwards, Wisconsin.   Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. on Monday, October 23, 2017 at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Adams, Wisconsin.   Rev. John Krebs will officiate.  Interment will be at More >

Lee, Rose M., age 66, of Adams

Rose M. Lee, age 66, of Adams, Wisconsin passed away Monday, October 9, 2017 at her home. Interment will be at the Mt. Repose Cemetery, Friendship, Wisconsin. Rose was born April 10, 1951 in Dodgeville, Wisconsin to Earl and Lorraine (Nechkash) Yerke.  She graduated from Iowa Grant High School in Livingston, Wisconsin.  Rose married Charles Lee on More >

Totka, Janette Lillian (Hazard), age 87, of Adams

Janette Lillian (Hazard) Totka, age 87, of Adams, Wisconsin died Sunday, October 8, 2017 at Villa Pines Living Center in Friendship, Wisconsin. Memorial services will be 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the Roseberry’s Funeral Home in Friendship, Wisconsin.   Rev. Richard Eberly will officiate.  Visitation will be 12 Noon until the time of service More >