Category: Obituaries

Door County obituaries submitted to the Peninsula Pulse.

  • Obituary: Neal Alvin DeBaker

    Sept. 10, 1942 – Nov. 24, 2022 Neal Alvin DeBaker, 80, of Sturgeon Bay, died peacefully with family at his side at Bay View Senior Care in Sturgeon Bay. He was born in Kewaunee County to Alvin and Clara (O’Leary) DeBaker.  Neal graduated from Luxemburg High School in 1960 and then enlisted to serve his country […]

  • Obituary: Mia Mae Friedrichs

    Nov. 21, 2022 – Nov. 21, 2022 With loving anticipation, we awaited the arrival of our new addition to our family, Mia Mae Friedrichs, on November 21, 2022, but due to complications during her birth, she passed the same day in Sturgeon Bay. We are devastated with our loss. The hopes and dreams of adding a little girl […]

  • Obituary: Alberta Ida Grovogel

    June 1, 1935 – Nov. 21, 2022 Alberta Ida Grovogel, 87, of Sturgeon Bay, died at Anna’s Health Care (Bay View Senior Care) in Sturgeon Bay. She was born in Sturgeon Bay to Albert and Emma (Werkheiser) Klansky. On Dec. 10, 1955, she married John Grovogel at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church. He died Jan. 2, 2015.  Alberta was […]

  • Obituary: R. Kent Berkley

    1959 – 2022 R. Kent Berkley, 63, died at home in Sturgeon Bay after courageously battling pancreatic cancer for two years.  He is survived by his cherished wife of 37 years, Michele Munson; daughter, Gabriella; son, Isaac; granddaughter, Luna; father, Bob; brother, David; an impressive number of sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law inherited from Michele’s side of […]

  • Obituary: Eunice Seiler Rutherford

    September 11, 1931 ~ November 15, 2022 Eunice Seiler Rutherford, 91 years, of Fish Creek, died Tuesday, November 15, 2022 at Door County Medical Center. She was born September 11, 1931 at her family home in Liberty Grove, the daughter of John and Clara (Miller) Seiler. Eunice graduated from Gibraltar High School with the class of 1949 […]

  • Obituary: Robert Michael Polomis

    May 13, 1958 ~ November 7, 2022  Robert Michael Polomis, 64, of Nekoosa, Wisconsin, formerly of Door County, died Monday, November 7, 2022. Robert (Bob) was born on May 13, 1958 to William (Wild Bill) Polomis and Eleanor Brooks Walsh in Menominee, MI.  He grew up in Wausaukee, WI, with his three siblings and later settled in Door County. […]

  • Obituary: Peggy Louise Elliot

    March 16, 1952 ~ November 10, 2022 Peggy L. Elliot 70 years, of Sturgeon Bay, died Thursday, November 10, 2022 at her home following a lengthy illness. She was born March 16, 1952 in Terre Haute, Indiana the daughter of the late Edward and Patricia (Todd) Elliot. Peggy graduated from New Trier High School in 1970.  She […]

  • Obituary: Rosemary Margaret (Rappe) Flanum

    November 17, 1940 ~ November 11, 2022 Rosemary M. Flanum, 81, of Sturgeon Bay, died Friday, November 11, 2022 at Aurora BayCare Medical Center in Green Bay following a short illness. She was born in Milwaukee on November 17, 1940, daughter of the late Fred and Martha (Muecher) Rappe. Rosemary graduated from Riverside High School […]

  • Obituary: Mary Angela (Schartner) Junion

    May 3, 1939 ~ November 12, 2022 Mary A. Junion, 83 years, of Sturgeon Bay, died late Saturday night, November 12, 2022 at home with her family at her side. Mary was born on May 3, 1939 in Sturgeon Bay to the wonderfully large family of Louis and Laura (Haberli) Schartner where she was one of […]

  • Obituary: Margaret (O’Brien) Daubner

    February 9, 1946 ~ November 9, 2022 Margaret Daubner, 76 years of Sturgeon Bay, died Wednesday, November 9, 2022 at Cardinal Ridge CBRF. She was born February 9, 1946 in Duluth, MN the daughter of the late Chet and Helen (Krulak) O’Brien.  On October 12, 1968 she married Terrence John Daubner Sr. in Duluth, MN.  […]

  • Obituary: Janet Ann Robinson

    July 27, 1940 ~ October 25, 2022 Janet Ann Robinson, 82 died peacefully at Sturgeon Bay Health Services. Jan grew up in a small house just outside of Sturgeon Bay with her parents William “Bill” Hartley Bacon and Florice Agnes (Price) Bacon and seven siblings (Douglas, Jack, Phyllis, Elaine, Norman, Richard and Leland). Although she had briefly […]

  • Obituary: Gloria Lee Peterson

    April 6, 1933 ~ November 10, 2022  Gloria Lee Peterson, 89, of Oshkosh, died Thursday morning, November 10, 2022 at Bethel Home in Oshkosh. She was born April 6, 1933 in Weyauwega, the daughter of Lionel George Minton and Josephine (Brown) Minton. Gloria was raised Methodist. She attended Sturgeon Bay High School where she played and lettered […]

  • Obituary: Alice G. Schley

    April 12, 1930 ~ November 16, 2022 Alice G. Schley, 92, Sturgeon Bay, died peacefully Nov. 16, 2022 at the Sturgeon Bay Health Services.  She was born April 12, 1930 in Hainesville to Arndt and Anna (Kolstad) Valley. Alice married Arwed Schley, September 6, 1952.  Alice farmed alongside Arwed and enjoyed raising up to 250 […]

  • Obituary: Marlene R. Schrank

    June 8, 1953 ~ November 13, 2022 Marlene R. Schrank, 69, of Manitowoc, died at her home on November 13, 2022.  She was born June 8, 1953, in Sturgeon Bay to Joseph and Lucille (Weldon) Goetz.  Marlene grew up in Green Bay and graduated from St. Joseph Academy.  For most of her life, Marlene worked […]

  • Obituary: Verna H. Delikat

    February 23, 1920 Verna Hickey was born on 2-23-1920 in Baileys Harbor, WI. Her parents were Reinhart & Anna Hickey. She was proceeded in death by siblings:  Alice, Milton, Henry, Mae, George, Alvin, Evelyn, Mildred, and Raymond. She married George K Delikat 3-7-1945.  He died 7-28-2017.  She is survived by her children Dennis Delikat and Mary Prod […]

  • Obituary: David Alger

    April 26, 1952 ~ November 6, 2022 SPARTA, Wis.-David C. Alger, 70, of Sparta, died Sunday, November 6, 2022 at his home. He was born on April 26, 1952 in Minot, ND to Edward and Margaret (Vardsveen) Alger. He graduated from Wells High School, MN in 1970. David moved to Sturgeon Bay in 1971. He served […]

  • Obituary: Patricia Ann Koessl

    April 2, 1936 ~ November 6, 2022 Patricia Ann Koessl, 86, of the Town of Liberty Grove, died early Sunday morning, November 6, 2022 at Door County Medical Center in Sturgeon Bay. She was born April 2, 1936 at the (former) Dorchester Hospital in Sturgeon Bay, the daughter of Arthur Clarence Witalison and Anna Marie […]

  • Obituary: Cheryl Ann (Berger) Stradel

    February 2, 1948 ~ November 4, 2022 Cheryl Ann (Berger) Stradel, 74 years of Sturgeon Bay, died Friday, November 4, 2022, at Cherry Cove Assisted Living and Memory Care. She was born February 2, 1948, in Sturgeon Bay, the daughter of the late Donald and Emily (Destree) Berger. Cheryl graduated from Southern Door High School […]

  • Obituary: Gene P. Temme

    February 29th 1936 ~ November, 2022 Gene P. Temme, (Butch) Age 86, a resident of Naples Florida died on 4 November, 2022, at the Avow Georgeson Hospice House in Naples Florida. Gene was born February 29th 1936 in Kiel Wisconsin, the youngest son of the late William C. and Dorothy M. (Husting) Temme. He attended […]

  • Obituary: Marilyn J. Jensen – Van Gemert

    December 9, 1955 ~ November 2, 2022 Sister Bay businesswoman and community leader, Marilyn J. Jensen-Van Gemert, 66 years of age, of Fish Creek, died early Wednesday morning, November 2, 2022. She fought a gracious and dignified battle against Creutzfeldt Jakob disease. Marilyn was the current owner of Sister Bay Trading Company, and was highly sought after […]