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Door County obituaries submitted to the Peninsula Pulse.

  • Obituary: Warren Charles Tank

    Oct. 13, 1933 – June 12, 2019 Warren Charles Tank, 85, of Sturgeon Bay and formerly of Baileys Harbor, died at Anna’s Healthcare CBRF, where he had been living for the past year. He was born in Chicago, the son of Charles William Tank and Myrtle Tecla (Peterson) Tank. Warren was a graduate of Steinmetz […]

  • Obituary: Reta M. Schmidt

    Oct. 15, 1933 – June 16, 2019  Reta M. Schmidt, 85, of Sturgeon Bay died at her home. She was born in Sturgeon Bay to Vernon and Gertrude (Johnson) Olson. A memorial service will be held at 11 am on July 5 at the Sturgeon Bay Moravian Church, with Rev. Reeder Herrick officiating. Inurnment will be at Bayside Cemetery. Visitation […]

  • Obituary: Arlene C. Samuelson

    Aug. 19, 1943 – June 14, 2019  Arlene C. Samuelson, 75, of South Pasadena, Florida; and Sturgeon Bay, died unexpectedly at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay. She was born in Sturgeon Bay, daughter of the late Sydney and Irene Corbisier. Arlene was united in marriage to Donald J. Samuelson in Maui, Hawaii, on Nov. 22, 1992. They […]

  • Obituary: Janet S. Morse

    Aug. 22, 1952 – June 15, 2019  Janet S. Morse, 66, of Sturgeon Bay died at her home. She was born in Marysville, California, to Claude and Betty (Fletcher) Foster. On December 22, 1969, she married James R. Morse in Reno, Nevada. Janet moved to Sturgeon Bay in 1984 while her husband was in the U.S. Coast Guard. After retirement, […]

  • Obituary: Dr. Jeffrey L. Schauder

    Sept. 23, 1946 – June 12, 2019  Dr. Jeffrey L. Schauder died at his home in Ellison Bay at the age of 72, with his family at his side.  Jeff was born in Shawano, Wisconsin, to a family of WWII veterans, and he dedicated his life to the service of others, both personally and professionally, including as […]

  • Obituary: Maryann Lillian Tyndall

    Sept. 12, 1940 – June 12, 2019  Maryann Lillian Tyndall, 78, of Egg Harbor died peacefully surrounded by her family June 12 at Aurora BayCare Medical Center in Green Bay. She was born in Detroit, daughter of the late Michael Peter and Mary Elizabeth (Porubsky) Jurica. Maryann graduated from St. Lawrence High School in Utica, Michigan, in 1958. She […]

  • Obituary: Kordla “Kay” Bartz

    June 30, 1939 – May 29, 2019  Kordla (Kay) Mae Bartz, 79, of Sturgeon Bay died at Pine Crest Village in Sturgeon Bay. She was born in Suring, Wisconsin, to Harold and Erma (Schuettpelz) Bartz. She graduated from Suring High School in 1957 and attended nursing school at Fort Wayne Lutheran Hospital School of Nursing in Indiana. She became […]

  • Obituary: Dr. Arthur B. Hopper, Jr.

    Feb. 10, 1935 – May 25, 2019  Dr. Arthur B. “Doc” Hopper Jr., 84, of Baileys Harbor died on May 25. He was a native of Birmingham, Alabama. He was proud to have served in the U.S. Army from 1954 to 1956 before entering Birmingham Southern College (BSC). He received a bachelor’s degree in theatre arts in […]

  • Obituary: Eleanor “Jean” Casey

    June 21, 2019 – June 6, 2019 Eleanor “Jean” Casey, 89, died at Scandia Village in Sister Bay. She was born in Buffalo, New York, daughter of the late Robert Martin and Eleanor May (Brown) Eiss. After graduating from Neenah High School, she attended Lawrence University, where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in English. Jean worked as […]

  • Obituary: Robert Stanley Samuelson

    March 6, 1940 – June 2, 2019 Robert Stanley Samuelson, 79, of Puryear, Tennessee, and formerly of Sturgeon Bay, died peacefully at the Henry County Medical Center in Paris, Tennessee. He was born in Sturgeon Bay, son of the late Stanley Gordon and Grace Dorothy (Keith) Samuelson and was raised at Samuelson’s in Sturgeon Bay. […]

  • Obituary: Thomas “Barry” McNulty

    Sept. 3, 1930 – June 5, 2019  Thomas Barry McNulty — “Barry” to all who knew him — 88, of Washington Island, died at Door County Medical Center in Sturgeon Bay. He was born in Chicago, the son of William Philip McNulty and Jean (Mackenzie) McNulty. Barry graduated from New Trier High School in Winnetka, Illinois, in […]

  • Obituary: Neil Freiman Anderson

    March 4, 1932 ~ June 4, 2019  Neil Freiman Anderson, 87, of Green Bay and formerly of Fish Creek died at Parkview Manor Health and Rehabilitation Center. His life will be honored with a funeral service 12 pm on Monday, June 10, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Baileys Harbor, with Pastor Gary Scharrig officiating. Neil will be […]

  • Obituary: Glenn G. Olson

    Nov. 30, 1937 – June 2, 2019 Glenn G. Olson, 81 (and a half), of Fish Creek died at the Door County Medical Center. He was the son of the late Harry and Vera (Lundgren) Olson. After graduating from Oconomowoc High School in 1956, Glenn worked as a production manager for the Daily Herald in […]

  • Obituary: Joan A. Draeb

    Jan. 16, 1926 – May 31, 2019  Joan A. Draeb, 93, of Sturgeon Bay died at Door County Medical Center.  Joan was born to Otis and Clara (Kvasse) Aamodt in Minneapolis, the third of their four daughters.  She graduated from River Falls High School and continued her education at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. Joan graduated from West Suburban Hospital School of Nursing […]

  • Obituary: Sandra A. Marquardt

    Jan. 28, 1946 – May 26, 2019 Sandra Ann Marquardt, 73, died in Green Bay. She was born in Sturgeon Bay to the late Alex and Helen Vandertie. Sandy attended Sturgeon Bay High School and later graduated from Southern Door High School in 1964. On December 4, 1976, she married the love of her life, […]

  • Obituary: Doris Ann ‘Annie’ (Torp) Peil

    Sept. 16, 1941 – May 4, 2019  Doris Ann “Annie” (Torp) Peil, 77, of Baileys Harbor died May 4. She was known to all as Annie. She was the middle child of Jess and Viola (Ripp) Torp’s seven children. Raised on a dairy and fruit farm in Institute, she grew up doing barn chores and always felt […]

  • Obituary: Charles Albrecht Farrand

    March 10, 1937 – May 20, 2019  Charles Albrecht Farrand, 82, of Sturgeon Bay died peacefully with family by his side at Cardinal Ridge CBRF. He was born in Sturgeon Bay, the son of Dr. Howard Hubert Farrand and Pearl Inez (Albrecht) Farrand. Charlie graduated from Sturgeon Bay High School in 1955. He continued his education at […]

  • Obituary: Lenore Grace Wilke

    March 19, 1930 – May 25, 2019  Lenore Grace Wilke, 89, of Sturgeon Bay died at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay from complications of a heart attack. She was born in Juddville, the daughter of the late William and Dora (Corbisier) Resler. Lenore graduated from Gibraltar High School with the Class of 1949. She was united in […]

  • Obituary: Paula Sue Symons

    March 24, 1954 – May 24, 2019  Paula Sue Symons, 65, of Institute, in the Town of Sevastopol, died at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay. She was born in Detroit, Michigan, the daughter of Paul Lawrence Saladin and Madelyn Therese (Audette) Saladin. Paula grew up attending St. Jude Catholic Church in White Pine, Michigan, and graduated from […]

  • Obituary: Viola E. Olson

    Aug. 27, 1916 – May 20, 2019 Viola Olson, 102, died peacefully in her home in Baileys  Harbor. She was born in Kiel, Wisconsin, the oldest daughter in a family of 11 children that included four sons and seven daughters. She spent her childhood and high school years in Brillion, Wisconsin, which included many summer vacations […]