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Door County obituaries submitted to the Peninsula Pulse.

  • Obituary: Ronald Melvin Smith

    Sept. 21, 1936 – March 9. 2024 Ronald Melvin Smith, age 87 of the Town of Liberty Grove, passed away on Saturday, March 9. 2024 at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay. He was born on Sept. 21, 1936, to the late Theodore and Marguerite (Moeller) Smith in Chicago. Ronald graduated from Senn High School. […]

  • Obituary: Loralee “Lori” G. Holton

    Nov. 20, 1941 – March 1, 2024 Loralee “Lori” Grace Holton, 82 of Sister Bay, formerly of Burr Ridge, Illinois, passed away unexpectedly with her husband by her side on Friday, March 1, 2024 at Door County Medical Center. Lori was born on Nov. 20, 1941 in Chicago, the daughter of the late Alfred and […]

  • Obituary: Judith C. Ahrens

    May 1, 1939 – March 13, 2024 Judith C. Ahrens, 84, of Baraboo, died on Wednesday, March 13, 2024 at Meadow View Memory Care. She was born May 1,1939 in Sturgeon Bay, daughter of the late William and Ella Ahrens. Judy completed her education at Silver Lake College and eventually became CFO of Aurora Health […]

  • Obituary: Doris Leona (Miller) Kniffin

    July 23, 1932 – March 12, 2024 Doris Leona (Miller) Kniffin, 91, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away on Tuesday morning, March 12, 2024, at Cardinal Ridge Residential Care. She was born on July 23, 1932, in Louisburg, Kansas, daughter of late William and Pearl (Gaunce) Miller. After her parents took ill, she was raised by […]

  • Obituary: Michael “Mike” Hansen

    Aug. 29, 1958 – March 10, 2024 In the garden of his life, Michael “Mike” Hansen has tilled his last furrow and set sail on the ultimate voyage. Born in Kenosha on Aug. 29, 1958, he charted his course through 65 years of adventure before docking at the peaceful shore of Sturgeon Bay on March […]

  • Obituary: Michael Morley

    May 7, 1947 – March 2, 2024 Michael Morley, age 76, of Sheboygan, passed away on Saturday, March 2, 2024. Mike was born May 7, 1947 in Park Rapids, Minnesota to the late Robert and Ruth (Monson) Morley. He graduated from Lyman High School, Lyman, Nebraska, in 1965, where he was a multi-sport athlete lettering […]

  • Obituary: Bruce R. Tebon

    Sept. 4, 1946 – Feb. 19, 2024 Bruce Ruben Tebon, 77, of Sturgeon Bay, died unexpectedly on Feb. 19, 2024, in Phoenix, Arizona. Bruce was born on Sept. 4, 1946, in Escanaba, to the late Albert Tebon and Priscilla (Vertz) Tebon. After spending his early years in the UP, the family moved to Sturgeon Bay. […]

  • Obituary: Roger Charles Bahlert

    March 9, 1935 – March 4, 2024 Roger Charles Bahlert, 88, of the Town of Sevastopol, died on Monday night, March 4, 2024 at Sturgeon Bay Health Services. He was born March 9, 1935 in the Town of Liberty Grove, the son of Raymond Edmund Bahlert and Lucy Mary (Hoffner) Bahlert. Roger grew up attending […]

  • Obituary: Kay Reich

    Sept. 6, 1939 – Feb. 24, 2024 Kay Maurcine Reiche, 84, of the Town of Nasewaupee, died on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2024, at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay with her family at her side after a sudden and unexpected ruptured aneurysm. It’s not a stretch to say, “she would hate all of this.” All […]

  • Obituary: Carol Marie Gresko-Lyons (Bacigalupo)

    Sept. 12, 1942 – Jan. 31, 2024 National and internationally renowned fabric artist Carol Marie Gresko-Lyons (Bacigalupo), age 81 of Sturgeon Bay, formerly of Ephraim, died on Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2024. She was born on Sept. 12, 1942, to the late Joseph and Irene (Gresko-Oliver) Gresko in Chicago, IL. Carol graduated from Resurrection High School […]

  • Obituary: Cheryl J. Johnson

    Sept. 15, 1963 – Feb. 25, 2024 Cheryl Jeanne Johnson, 60, of Forestville, died on Sunday, Feb. 25, 2024, at St. Luke’s Medical Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, surrounded by loved ones. Cheryl was born Sept. 15, 1963, in Green Bay, the daughter of the late Herbert and JoAnn (Stelter) Johnson. She was a 1981 graduate […]

  • Obituary: David Brian Geitner, Jr.

    Oct. 30, 1986 – Feb. 21, 2024 David “Dave” Brian Geitner, Jr., 37, of Stoughton, formerly of Door County, passed away at home on Feb. 21, 2024. A memorial service will be held at 4 pm on Sunday, March 3, 2024 at Huehns Funeral Home, 1414 Michigan Street, Sturgeon Bay, with Dcn. Mark Bortle officiating. […]

  • Obituary: Antonio Paredes Jr.

    Oct. 7, 1943 – Feb. 28, 2024 Antonion Paredes Jr., 80, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away at home on Feb. 28, 2024. He was born in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico on Oct. 7, 1943, to Antonio and Concepsion (Villanueva) Paredes Sr. On April 22, 1961, he married Rosa Reyes. Surviving family include his wife, six children, […]

  • Obituary: Josephine Darken

    Sept. 8, 1933 – Feb. 18, 2024 Josephine Darken passed away on Sunday, Feb. 18, 2024, in the Care Center at the Scandia Village Retirement Home in Sister Bay, Wisconsin. She was 90. Jo was born in Chicago to Italian immigrants Niccolo and Maria Coppola on Sept. 8, 1933, the youngest of four children. Jo’s […]

  • Obituary: Leon Kel Kellum

    Dec. 1, 1943 – Jan. 29, 2024 Leon Kel Kellum, age 80, of Ellison Bay, died on Jan. 29, 2024. He was born on Dec. 1, 1943, to the late Alva (Muller) and Hubert “Kel” Kellum in Chicago. He graduated from Chicago Vocational High School. After high school, he worked for Illinois Bell as a […]

  • Obituary: Gary Kent Doudna

    April 2, 1938 – Feb. 22, 2024 Gary K. Doudna, 85 years, of Fish Creek, passed away Thursday, Feb. 22, 2024, in De Pere.   He was born April 2, 1938 in Richland Center, Wisconsin, the son of the late Dr. Quincy and Winifred (Zimmerman) Doudna. He will be dearly missed by his beloved wife […]

  • Obituary: Leroy “Gus” Albert Christiansen

    Oct. 16, 1941 – Feb. 23, 2024 Leroy “Gus” Albert Christiansen, 82 of the Town of Sevastopol, died Friday morning, Feb. 23, 2024, at home. Leroy was born Oct. 16, 1941, in Chicago, the son of the late Walter and Harriet (Nilsen) Christiansen. He graduated from Hinsdale High School in 1959. In Jan. 1964, Leroy […]

  • Obituary: Carol Berglund

    Dec. 24, 1937 – Feb. 6, 2024 Carol Berglund, 86, of rural southern Door County passed away Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2024 at her winter residence in Deerfield Beach, Florida. Carol was born Dec. 24, 1937 in Manitowoc to Arvin and Loretta Zahorik. She was an inaugural 8th grade graduate of St. Boniface School and graduated […]

  • Obituary: Christine Ann (Kaczmarek) Christianson

    July 1, 1958 – Feb. 21, 2024 Christine Ann Christianson, 65, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away peacefully in her sleep at home Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2024. Chris was born on July 1, 1958, in Sturgeon Bay. She was the daughter of the late Joseph Theodore and Bernadine Elaine (Delfosse) Kaczmarek. Chris graduated from Sturgeon Bay […]

  • Obituary: Vicky Jo (Longley) Fredrickson

    Nov. 7, 1960 – Feb. 17, 2024 Vicky Jo Fredrickson, 63 years of Sturgeon Bay, died Feb. 17, 2024 at Door County Medical Center. She was born Nov. 7, 1960 in Sturgeon Bay, the daughter of the late James and Carol (Hammond) Longley. Vicky graduated in 1978 from Sturgeon Bay High School. For many years […]