Category: Obituaries

Door County obituaries submitted to the Peninsula Pulse.

  • Obituary: Lois Shaw

    b. 1935 – Jan. 30, 2024 Lois K. Shaw, 88, of Sturgeon Bay, died peacefully on the morning of Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2024, at Pine Crest Village after a prolonged struggle with dementia. Born in Manitowoc, in 1935 (“Me and Social Security!” she often said), Lois was the youngest daughter of the late Louis and […]

  • Obituary: Frank J. Capozzi

    Oct. 18, 1942 – Feb. 2, 2024 Frank J. Capozzi, 81, of Ephraim, died Friday, Feb. 2, 2024 at Door County Memorial Medical Center. He was born Oct. 18, 1942 in Syracuse, the son of the late Frank and Helen (Stabile) Capozzi. He received his undergraduate degree in music from the State University of New […]

  • Obituary: Dr. Charles “Clark” Willhite, DMD

    Aug. 10, 1951 – Jan. 23, 2024 Dr. Charles Clark Willhite, DMD, (Clark to family and friends in Arkansas, Chuck to those outside of Arkansas), 72, of Sturgeon Bay, died in the loving arms of his family at home and awoke in the arms of the Lord, Tuesday evening, Jan. 23, 2024. He was born […]

  • Obituary: Jeffrey Adam Pierzchalski

    April 8, 1961 ~ Jan. 27, 2024 Jeffrey Adam Pierzchalski, 62, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 27, 2024 at the Unity Hospice Jack and Engrid Meng Residence in the Town of Ledgeview. He was a great dad to his daughter, Leah of Algoma; and grandfather to Theodore, Blodwen, and John Jr..  A […]

  • Obituary: Thomas Mikle

    April 13, 1950 – Jan. 28th, 2024 Thomas (Fuzzy) Mikle, age 73, of Forestville, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, Jan. 28th, 2024, at his home. Tom was born on April 13, 1950, in Sturgeon Bay to Don and Ruby (Bongle) Mikle. After graduating from high school, Tom enlisted in the Navy and served his country for […]

  • Obituary: James John Willett

    March 15, 1990 ~ Jan. 29, 2024 James “Jimmy” John Willett, 33, of Sturgeon Bay, previously of De Pere, died peacefully at home with his parents by his side on Monday, Jan. 29, 2024. He was born March 15, 1990 in Green Bay, son of James Robert and Teresa Mary (Hanaway) Willett. Jimmy attended Syble […]

  • Obituary: Ronald Bert Talbot

    Sept. 1, 1941 – Jan. 29, 2024 Ronald Bert Talbot, 82, formerly of Sturgeon Bay, died at Bay View Adult Family Home in Luxemburg on Jan. 29, 2024. He was born Sept. 1, 1941, in Milwaukee to Albert and Florence (Sprecher) Talbot. Ron was a long-time employee at the Sunshine House in Sturgeon Bay. He […]

  • Obituary: Carl S. Jackson

    Dec. 13, 1940 – Jan. 28, 2024 Carl S. Jackson, 83, of Sister Bay, died on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2024 at Scandia Village. He was born Dec. 13, 1940 in Louisville, Kentucky, the son of the late Hubert and Mary (North) Jackson. Carl was raised in Vail, Iowa where his family resided. Following high school graduation, […]

  • Obituary: Kathryn I. Schultz

    June 6, 1942 – Jan. 25, 2024 Kathryn I. Schultz, 81, of Sturgeon Bay, died on Thursday evening, Jan. 25, 2024, in Appleton.  She was born June 6, 1942 in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin the daughter of the late William and Ruth (Moegenburg) Schultz.  Kathy graduated from Sturgeon Bay High School in 1960.  She was employed […]

  • Obituary: Russell Jens Sunstrom

    Feb. 25 1930 – Jan. 25 2024 Russell Jens Sunstrom of Sister Bay passed away Thursday, Jan 25, 2024 at 93 years of age and 70 years happily married. Russ was known for his calm, even-keeled demeanor. His warm smile and bright brown eyes reflected his pleasant nature. He was a good and faithful servant […]

  • Obituary: Lawrence “Doctor I.” Solway Iverson, Jr.

    Feb. 6, 1943 – Jan. 25, 2024 Lawrence Solway Iverson, Jr., “Larry” and “Doctor I.” to those who knew and loved him, 80, of the Town of Sevastopol, died Thursday morning, Jan. 25, 2024. He was born Feb. 6, 1943 in Sturgeon Bay, the youngest of six children born to Lawrence Solway Iverson, Sr. and […]

  • Obituary: John Enigl

    b. 1925 – Jan. 24, 2024 A journey through time that led him down so many paths. Some were short & sweet and others never ending. All to prove strength comes from those who travel through time going beyond their comfort zone. Grasping “Bits and Pieces” during his journey giving dad the love for life […]

  • Obituary: Robert Joseph Macatee

    March 21, 1958 – Jan. 19, 2024 Robert Joseph Macatee, age 65 of the Town of Nasewaupee, died on Friday, Jan. 19, 2024, at his home. Robert was born on March 21, 1958, in Philadelphia, PA, to the late Walter and Catherine (Scherer) Macatee. He graduated from Fr. Judge High School in Philadelphia. After high […]

  • Obituary: Paul William Kiehnau

    Aug. 25, 1939 – Jan. 20, 2024 Paul William Kiehnau, 84, of Egg Harbor passed away at his home in the company of his family on Jan. 20, 2024. He was born Aug. 25, 1939, in Sturgeon Bay to Allen and Evelyn (Peters) Kiehnau. On Sept. 11, 1965, he married Leann Carmody in Valmy; she […]

  • Obituary: Kenneth A. Cookle

    July 10, 1937 – Jan. 19, 2024 Kenneth “Cookie” A. Cookle, 86, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away Friday evening Jan. 19, 2024 at his home with his family by his side.  He was born July 10, 1937 in Moreson, WI the son of the late Aloysius and Clara (Koenig)  Cookle.  Ken attended Denmark High School […]

  • Obituary: Darold Chester Linden

    Aug. 31, 1932 ~ Jan. 3, 2024 Darold Chester Linden, age 91 of the Town of Liberty Grove, died on Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2024, at his home. Darold was born on Aug. 31, 1932, to the late Chester and Helen (Hilander) Linden in Sister Bay. He graduated from Gibraltar High School in 1950. After high school, […]

  • Obituary: Glenn Harry Sitte

    July 12, 1926 – Jan. 6, 2024 Glenn Harry Sitte, age 97 of Sister Bay, entered into the presence of his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Jan. 6, 2024 peacefully, with family, at home in Lakeland Florida. Glenn was born July 12, 1926 to Harry and Pearl Sitte in Ellison Bay. Glenn was one […]

  • Obituary: Marian Schlise

    March 31, 1938 – Dec. 6, 2023 Lifelong Door County resident Marian Johanna (Stroh) Schlise, died peacefully in her sleep at age 85 on December 6, 2023, in the excellent care of Milwaukee Catholic Home, Milwaukee, WI.  Marian was born on March 31, 1938, to Earle and Gertrude (Bourgeois) Stroh of Sturgeon Bay, the youngest […]

  • Obituary: Laura Jean Sleger

    April 17, 1960 – Jan, 12, 2024 Laura Jean Sleger peacefully passed away in her Sturgeon Bay home on Friday, Jan, 12, 2024, surrounded by her loving family. Born on April 17, 1960, in Green Bay to Kenneth and Barbara Detrie, Laura’s journey was one filled with love, dedication, and joy. At the age of […]

  • Obituary: Dean Johnson

    b. 1963 – Jan. 13, 2024 Dean William Johnson, 60, of Allouez, passed away in the comfort of his home on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2024. A Mass of Christian Burial will be prayed at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 19, 2024 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 110 N. 5th Avenue, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235 with […]