• Obituary: Sherry L. Koehler

    Lifelong Door County resident Sherry L. Koehler passed away on Tuesday, November 10th from cancer. She was born February 2, 1958. Sherry will be deeply missed by mother Nancy Schroeder of Sturgeon Bay. Her father Norbert Schroeder Sr. of Arkansas. Her sisters, Deanna Schroeder Stich (Ed), Barbara Schroeder Okerstrum , Amy Schroeder (Dan P.), and […]

  • Obituary: Joseph Leo LeClair

    Joseph Leo LeClair, 97, lifelong resident of Jacksonport, died November 13, 2015, while in the comfort of his home with family at his side. He was born September 15, 1918, in Door County, the son of Englebert and Sophia (Propsom) LeClair. Joe attended grade school in Jacksonport and graduated from Sevastopol High School in 1936. He […]

  • Obituary: Richard E. Larson

    Richard Emil Larson died Thursday, November 5, 2015. He was born in Chicago March 6, 1945 to Emery and Bernice Larson. He moved with his family to Sister Bay when he was 2 years old. He attended Appleport School and was a 1963 graduate of Gibraltar. After attaining an associate business degree he worked for […]

  • Obituary: Amanda Louise Forbes

    Amanda Louise Forbes, 34, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away Thursday, November 5, 2015, at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay with family at her side. She was born April 26, 1981, in Rockford, IL, the daughter of Cheryl Lynn (Giger) Whipple and Albert John Forbes. Amanda attended Sturgeon Bay High School and graduated from Sevastopol High […]

  • Obituary: Robert Ullman, Jr.

    Robert John Ullman Jr., 50, of Brussels, passed away at his home on November 3, 2015.  He was born October 3, 1965, in Sturgeon Bay to Robert and Collette (Jandrain) Ullman Sr.  R.J. attended St. Joseph Grade School and graduated from Sturgeon Bay High School in 1983.  On November 14, 1992, he married Jodi Guelette […]

  • Obituary: Willard A. Sunstrom

    Willard Axel Sunstrom age 94 of Sister Bay passed away Wednesday, November 4, 2015. He was born November 12, 1920 in Liberty Grove to Raymond Sunstrom and Alice Jacobsen Sunstrom who operated a farm just east of Sister Bay. He was the second oldest of six siblings. While growing up he attended Appleport School and […]

  • Obituary: Dr. Robert Chavez

    Dr. Robert Chavez, of Brownsville, TX, was called Home on Sunday, November 8, 2015, at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX, at the age of 90. Robert was born July 31, 1925, in Tampico, Mexico, the son of the late Felix and Josefina (Padron) Chavez. He received his Medical Degree from the University of […]

  • Obituary: Roland “Gus” Andre

    Roland “Gus” Andre, 90, of Green Bay, passed away at St. Vincent Hospital on Nov. 8, 2015.  He was born October 1, 1925 in Norman, Wisconsin (Kewaunee County) to William and Selina (Defnet) Andre. His family moved to Sturgeon Bay in 1927, where Gus resided for most of his life.  He enlisted in the U.S. […]

  • Obituary: Betty Ann Knudson

    Betty Ann (Pentti) Knudson, 80, of Sister Bay, passed away on November 1, 2015 joining the love of her life Edward (2012) and their son Dean (1970). She was born August 5, 1935 the only child of Charles and June Pentti in Michigan. After living in Milwaukee on North Lake (Paradise), they retired to their cottage in […]

  • Obituary: Clarence Douglas “Sunshine” Soyring

    Clarence Douglas “Sunshine” Soyring, 80, of Sturgeon Bay, was called Home Tuesday evening, December 1, 2015, surrounded by loved ones at his home. He was born April 27, 1935, in Maple, near Superior, WI. Clarence was the son of the late William and Ellen (Souminen) Soyring. He attended Northwestern High School in Maple and played […]

  • Obituary: Ruth Helen Kowalski

    Ruth Helen Kowalski, 72, of Fish Creek, formerly of Milwaukee, was granted her final wish when she passed away Monday evening November 30, 2015,

  • Obituary: Johann Arthur Gruner

    Arthur Gruner, 71, of the Town of Nasewaupee, Sturgeon Bay, died Saturday morning, December 5, 2015.

  • Obituary: Shirley Mae Rockendorf

    Shirley Mae Rockendorf, 77, Sturgeon Bay, was called home to be with the Lord and was reunited with her husband, Louie, on Wednesday, December 2, 2015

  • Birth: Oct. 30, 2015

    Megan Jorgenson and Scott Lindgren, Washington Island, are the parents of a daughter born on Oct. 30, 2015, at Ministry Door County Medical Center, Sturgeon Bay. Maternal grandparents are Jim and Kelly Jorgenson, Washington Island. Paternal grandparents are Kathy Gunnlaugsson, Washington Island, and Jim Lindgren, Kenosha.

  • Obituary: David John Burkhardt

    David John Burkhardt, age 84, of Liberty Grove, passed away Monday, October 26, 2015.  He was born July 2, 1931 in Santa Monica, California to Harry Burkhardt, a mechanical engineer and WWI pilot, and Helen (Smith) Burkhardt, a high school physiology teacher. While growing up, his family moved many times. He attended 7 different schools […]

  • Obituary: Jane Boman

    Jane Boman of Beach Road, Sister Bay, passed away peacefully on September 21, 2015, at the age of 91. she was the wife of the late Dr. Vernon Boman. Jane was born and grew up in Indianapolis. She was very musical at an early age, excelling in dance, piano, organ, and voice. She recorded several […]

  • Obituary: Nancy R. Brey

    Nancy Ruth Brey, 67, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away Sunday evening, November 1, 2015, at her home with her loving family at her side, following a lengthy illness. She was born April 16, 1948, in Green Bay, the second oldest of eight children to Joseph and Claire (Matson) Brey. Nancy graduated from St. Joseph Academy […]

  • Obituary: Mary Wanke

    Mary Wanke, 76, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away at Bellin Hospital on Oct. 31, 2015.  She was born on Jan. 12, 1939 in Door County to John and Henrietta (Steinke) Schopf.  On April 26, 1958, she married William “Bill” Wanke in Sturgeon Bay.  He preceded her in death on May 6, 2009. Mary earned her teaching […]

  • Obituary: Ralph Berg

    Ralph John Berg, age 95, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away early Tuesday morning, October 27, 2015, at Golden Living Center-Dorchester. He was born on October 7, 1920, to Rudolph and Ella (Polkow) Berg in Sturgeon Bay.  Ralph graduated from Wilson Grade School, Sturgeon Bay High School, and Manitowoc Business College. He enlisted in the United […]

  • Births: Oct. 30, 2015

    Phil and Alison Weckler, Sturgeon Bay, are the parents of a son born on Oct. 18, 2015, at Ministry Door County Medical Center, Sturgeon Bay. Maternal grandparents are Greg and Joanne Cihlar, Sturgeon Bay. Paternal grandparents are Tom Weckler, Sturgeon Bay, and Celia LaVenture, River Falls, Wis. Samantha Ann and Jorge Ramirez Jr., Sturgeon Bay, […]