Category: Life Notes

  • Obituary: Judy (Dachelet) Jenquin

    August 3, 1940 ~ July 25, 2022 Judy Mary (Dachelet) Jenquin, 81, of Brussels, died on July 25, 2022, at her home after a brief battle with cancer.  Mom loved to share beautiful memories of growing up on her family’s farm with her sister Bonnie who she loved dearly.   In 1964, she married Tom Jenquin, […]

  • Obituary: L. John Fletcher

    August 22, 1943 ~ July 24, 2022 L. (Lewis) John Fletcher died at the age of 78 as the result of cancer. John was born at St. Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, MO on August 22, 1943, the third of four children of the late Maxwell K. Fletcher, Jr. and Carol (Pettit) Fletcher. His father […]

  • Obituary: Daniel “Dynamite” Irving Frea

    September 4, 1950 ~ July 21, 2022 Daniel “Dynamite” Irving Frea died peacefully at his home in Willow Wood, OH on July 21, 2022. Born September 4, 1950, he was 71 years old. A veteran, Dan proudly served in the Vietnam War. He found the greatest joy in living simplistically. He was a loving brother […]

  • Obituary: Janice (Gauldin) Mason

    January 24, 1938 ~ July 21, 2022 Janice G. Mason, 84 years old of Ellison Bay, WI, died Thursday, July 21, 2022, at Aurora Bay Care in Green Bay after suffering a stroke and a Traumatic Brain Injury. She was born January 24, 1938 in Eden, NC. She was the daughter of the late Robert and Sally […]

  • Obituary: Darlene Edith (Pluff) Simon

    November 27, 1945 ~ July 21, 2022 Darlene Edith (Pluff) Simon, 76, of Egg Harbor, died on Thursday, July 21, 2022 at Sturgeon Bay Health Services. She was born November 27, 1945 in Sturgeon Bay, daughter of the late Melvin Fredrick and Edith (Brungraber) Pluff. Darlene grew up in Baileys Harbor and attended Gibraltar High […]

  • Obituary: Carita C. (Hilmes) Nelson

    December 10, 1917 ~ July 20, 2022 Carita C. Nelson, 104 years of Sturgeon Bay, died Wednesday, July 20, 2022, while residing at Pine Crest Residential Living. She was born December 10, 1917, in Sheboygan, WI the daughter of Julius F. and Charlotte A. (Stoesser) Hilmes. Carita graduated from Central High School in 1935. She […]

  • Obituary: Aurelia Ortiz Gonzales

    September 25, 1926 ~ July 19, 2022 Aurelia Ortiz Gonzales, 95, of Taube Road, Sturgeon Bay, died at home on Tuesday, July 19, 2022. She was born September 25, 1926 in San Antonio, TX, the daughter of the late Miguel and Nasaria (Moreno) Ortiz. At a very young age, Aurelia worked with her family following […]

  • Obituary: Joseph James Little

    May 19, 1949 ~ July 24, 2022 Joseph James Little, 73, of Sturgeon Bay, died on Sunday, July 24, 2022 at the Door County Medical Center. He was born May 19, 1949 in Manitowoc, son of the late Dwight Frank and Susan Claire (Scheeler) Little. Joe graduated from Lincoln High School with the Class of […]

  • Obituary: John Charles Deeter

    July 9, 1961 ~ July 20, 2022 John Charles Deeter, 61, of Sturgeon Bay, died peacefully after a courageous battle with cancer on Wednesday, July 20, 2022. He was born July 9, 1961 in Sturgeon Bay, son of Barbara Jean (Graf). John worked as a general contractor for all of his working career. He enjoyed […]

  • Obituary: Christina Marie (Falk) Kacalo

    December 18, 1958 ~ July 21, 2022 Christina Marie Kacalo, 63, of Casco, died at home surrounded by family on Thursday, July 21, 2022. She was born December 18, 1958 in Great Lakes, Illinois, daughter of the late Gordon Kenneth and Patricia Grace (Cummings) Falk. Chris graduated from Sturgeon Bay High School with the Class […]

  • Obituary: Kellie Sue Thomas

    July 21, 1960 ~ July 16, 2022 Kellie Sue Thomas, 61, of Sturgeon Bay, died at home on Saturday, July 16, 2022. She was born July 21, 1960 in Aurora, IL, the daughter of Bobby Eugene Henson and Alice Ruth (Schierbaum) Henson. Kellie was raised in the Jewish faith. She graduated from West Aurora High […]

  • Obituary: Arline Elsie (Schwartz) Jorns

    June 2, 1927 ~ July 20, 2022 Arline Elsie (Schwartz) Jorns 95, of Sturgeon Bay died on Wednesday, July 20, 2022 at Anna’s Healthcare. She was born June 2, 1927, in Sevastopol to Henry A. and Elsie I. (Schultz) Schwartz. Arline married Edgar O. Jorns on June 22, 1946 at St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church […]

  • Obituary: Erika Rose Koffke-Lynd

    January 12, 1992 ~ July 9, 2022 Erika Rose Koffke-Lynd, died on July 9th, 2022 at her home in Sturgeon Bay. She was 30 years old. Erika was born on January 12, 1992 in Menomonee Falls to Perry and Kristine Koffke (Gradinjan). Her childhood was spent growing up in the Kewaskum area where she graduated […]

  • Obituary: Karen “Smitty” Henriksen (née Smith)

    September 10th, 1953~July 7th, 2022 Karen “Smitty” Henriksen (née Smith), age 68, died peacefully on July 7th in Tucson, Arizona. Her quick wit and deep kindness will be missed by all who knew her. Karen was born in Wisconsin Rapids, WI to Marvelyn and Bernard Smith on September 10th, 1953. The third of three daughters, […]

  • Obituary: Betty P. Alexander

    November 29, 1929 – July 3, 2022 Betty P. Alexander, age 92, died in her sleep in Haverford, PA, on July 3, 2022. She was born in Charlotte, NC on November 29, 1929. Her parents, Lucille Hackney Pyron and Frank Preston Pyron named her Elizabeth Anne Pyron, but everyone knew her asBetty or Betty Anne. […]

  • Obituary: Loraine Margaret Brink

    February 21, 1926 ~ July 11, 2022 Loraine Margaret Brink, 96, of Sister Bay, Wisconsin, formerly of Kaukauna, Racine, and Ephraim, died Monday, July 11, 2022 at Good Samaritan Society – Scandia Village in Sister Bay with family at her side. She was born February 21, 1926, at home on the family dairy farm near […]

  • Obituary: Rev. Philip Thomas Peterson

    December 18, 1937 ~ July 14, 2022 Rev. Philip Thomas Peterson, 84, died on July 14th, 2022 surrounded by his family and staff at the Agrace Hospice Center in Fitchburg, WI.  He was born on December 18th, 1937 in Rockford, Illinois to John and Ingeborg (Bergsland) Peterson.  Philip graduated from Rockford High School and received […]

  • Obituary: Wayne Lloyd Huehns

    February 15, 1936 ~ July 14, 2022 Wayne Lloyd Huehns, 86 years old, of Van Treeck Trail, Sheboygan Falls, died on Thursday, July 14, 2022 surrounded by his loving family. Wayne was born February 15, 1936 in Sheboygan, the son of the late Roy Milton Huehns and Mabel Sylvia (Steffen) Huehns. Following his graduation from […]

  • Obituary: Diane M. (Malzahn) Vandermuse

    April 21, 1956 ~ July 12, 2022 Diane M. (Malzahn) Vandermuse, 66 years, formerly of Green Bay, died July 12, 2022 at her home in Marshfield, WI. She was born April 21, 1956 in Sturgeon Bay the daughter of Harvey and Evonne (Sandell) Malzahn. Diane graduated from Gibraltar High School in 1974 and continued her […]

  • Obituary: Karen Lee (Widen) DeNoto

    June 15, 1951 ~ July 9, 2022 Karen Lee DeNoto, 71, of Sevastopol, died on Saturday morning, July 9, 2022 at Door County Medical Center in Sturgeon Bay. She was born June 15, 1951 in Hartford, Connecticut, daughter of the late Sven E. and Margaret M. Widen. Karen graduated from Simsbury High School with the Class of […]