• Births: Feb. 23-26, 2016

    Katie and Seth Thomas, Sturgeon Bay, are the parents of a son born on Feb. 26, 2016, at Ministry door County Medical Center, Sturgeon Bay. Maternal grandparents are James and Tara Halstead, Sturgeon Bay. Paternal grandparents are James and Toni Thomas, Antigo, Wis. Leann Nguyen and Josh Swartz, Sturgeon Bay, are the parents of a daughter […]

  • Obituary: Rosemary R. Sipple

    Rosemary R. Sipple, 83, of Valparaiso, Indiana, and formerly of Sister Bay, died February 25, 2016. She was born July 28, 1932 in Chicago, IL to Jack & Grace (Sherman) Jones. She is preceded in death by her beloved infant son, Charles in 1965 and her sister, Nadine (Jones) Baumann. On May 29, 1954 Rosemary married […]

  • Obituary: Russell Louis Kollberg

    Russell Louis Kollberg, 92, of Sturgeon Bay, died February 24, 2016, at Ministry Door County Medical Center. He was born August 13, 1923, in Two Rivers, the son of Algot Charles Kollberg and Lulu Minnie (Liedtke) Kollberg. Russell graduated from Washington High School in Two Rivers in 1942 and entered into active service with the United […]

  • Obituary: Peter K. Oleson

    Feb. 3, 1927 – Feb. 11, 2016 Pete was born and raised on Washington Island, the fourth of five children born to Frank and Mary Oleson. During the war years, the family moved to Sturgeon Bay. Upon graduation in 1944, Pete enlisted in the Army and after the surrender of the Japanese became part of […]

  • Obituary: Mary T. Ambrose-McNeil

    May 21, 1932 – Feb. 26, 2016 Mary T. Ambrose-McNeil, age 83, beloved wife of Dean for 16 years, and the late Robert L. Ambrose (44 years). Devoted mother of the late Margaret Czajkowski, nee Ambrose, Robert L. (Jane) Ambrose Jr., Mary (late Robert) Tourounjian, Kathleen (Scott) Smith, John (Dianna) Ambrose, and William Ambrose, Diane […]

  • Helen Mae Genke

    Obituary: Helen Mae Genke

    Oct. 9, 1925 – Feb. 21, 2016 Helen Mae Genke, 90, of Sturgeon Bay, formerly of Green Bay, died at Ministry Door County Medical Center. Helen’s life will be honored with a memorial service held at 3 pm, Sunday, March 6, 2016, at Huehns Funeral Home, Sturgeon Bay. Visitation for family and friends will be […]

  • Noel S. Farber, Sr.

    Obituary: Noel S. Farber, Sr.

    Aug. 26, 1966 – Feb. 19, 2016 Noel S. Farber, Sr., “Medicine Man,” 49, of Sturgeon Bay, died at Ministry Door County Medical Center after an apparent heart attack. He was born in Waukesha, the son of Gary and Marcie Farber. Noel married Kathleen Ann Zubella on Oct. 16, 1997. His memory will ride on […]

  • Joseph Warren Paye

    Obituary: Joseph Warren Paye

    Aug. 1, 1954 – Feb. 17, 2016 Joseph Warren Paye, 61, of Brussels, bravely fought cancer until he died peacefully with his family at his side. He was born on in Pulaski to Raymond and Albertina (Zellner) Paye. On Feb. 24, 1973, he married high school sweetheart Robyn DeKeyser. Joseph went to work at P.B.I. […]

  • Floyd Joseph Fish

    Obituary: Floyd Joseph Fish

    March 2, 1927 – Feb. 23, 2016 Floyd Joseph Fish, 88 years, of Sturgeon Bay, died at Ministry Door County Medical Center with family at his side. He was born in Sturgeon Bay, the son of the late Lester and Alice (Knapp) Fish. Floyd served in the United States Army in Korea from 1952 to […]

  • Obituary: Betty Lou Staver

    Nov. 6, 1921 – Feb. 20, 2016 Betty Lou Anita (Sell) Staver, 94, died with a beloved daughter and granddaughter by her side. A transplanted city girl from Milwaukee, she quickly (and sometimes comically) transitioned into the life of a Door County dairy farmer with her husband and constant companion of 69 years, Marvin Henry […]

  • Obituary: Dorothy “Dottie” West

    June 20, 1926 – Feb. 20, 2016 Dottie was born in Fairport, Mich., to Lee and Ruth (McCauly) Killoran. She was the eldest of seven in a 100 percent Irish family. Survivors include her children, Rick (Abby) West, Nacogdosches, Texas, and Vicki (Gary, deceased) Fieck, Sturgeon Bay. Mom’s request was to have her body left […]

  • James Neuville

    Obituary: James Neuville

    Feb. 3, 1944 – Feb. 22, 2016 James “Jim” Neuville, 72, of Sturgeon Bay, died after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born in Sturgeon Bay to Wilmer and Winifred (Dombeck) Neuville. On Sept. 24, 1966, he married Lynea Djuplin. Jim graduated from Sturgeon Bay High School in 1962, and NWTC with a degree in […]

  • Sandra Lee Miller

    Obituary: Sandra Lee Miller

    Sept. 19, 1955 – Feb. 16, 2016 Sandra Lee “Sandy” Miller, 60, Brussels died at Bellin Hospital. She was born in Door County to George and Dorothy (Ott) Karstaedt. She was a graduate of Sevastopol High School in 1973. On May 29, 1993 she married Rick Miller. Sandy was a master seamstress and worked at […]

  • Births: Feb. 26, 2016

    Amanda Enea and Trenton Phillips of  Brussels are the parents of a son born on Feb. 19, 2016, at Ministry Door County Medical Center, Sturgeon Bay. Maternal grandparents are Kathleen Lee, Sturgeon Bay, and Jeffery Enea, West Allis, Wis. Paternal grandparents are Matt Phillips, Brussels, and Renee McAllister, Sturgeon Bay.   Brad and Alyssa Rasmusson, […]

  • Mary Marcussen

    Obituary: Mary Marcussen

    April 6, 1942 – Feb. 18, 2016 Mary Jane (Chase) Paschke Marcussen, 73, of Sturgeon Bay, died Feb. 18, 2016. She was born at home in Institute, the daughter of Charles Robert “Bob” Chase and Clara Jane (Hartel) Chase. Her family eventually moved to Sturgeon Bay and made their home. She was united in marriage […]

  • Gloria Ann Belongia

    Obituary: Gloria Ann Belongia

    Nov. 6, 1930 – Feb. 18, 2016 Gloria Ann Belongia, 85, of Sturgeon Bay, died with her family at her side. She was born in Bonduel, Wis., to Robert and Anna (Ganschow) Boerst. On May 18, 1957, she married Douglas Belongia. After they were married, they moved to Sturgeon Bay where they raised their family. […]

  • Obituary: David Donald Simonar

    Oct. 26, 1950 – Feb. 16, 2016 David Donald Simonar, 65, of Sturgeon Bay, died at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay. He was born in Sturgeon Bay, the son of Donald Bernard Simonar and Ann Elizabeth (Pfeifer) Simonar. David was a graduating member of the Sturgeon Bay High School class of 1969, the first […]

  • Donald Oscar Rank

    Obituary: Donald Oscar Rank

    Nov. 21, 1942 – Feb. 19, 2016 Donald Oscar Rank, 73, of Ephraim, died at home with family at his side. He had been battling lung cancer the past three years. Don was born in Milwaukee, the son of Lavern George Rank and Thurley Irene (Schelinske) Rank. Following his graduation from Custer High School in […]

  • Obituary: Judy Baudhuin

    Judy Baudhuin, 77, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away on February 14, 2016, at Ministry Door County Medical Center.  She was born on August 10, 1938, in Sturgeon Bay to Dr. John and Ethel (Green) May.  On August 5, 1961, she married Donald J. Baudhuin in Sturgeon Bay, he preceded her in death on January 23, […]

  • Obituary: Frank Hanrahan

    Frank Hanrahan, 69, of Sturgeon Bay passed away at Bellin Hospital on February 12, 2016.  He was born September 16, 1946 in Amboy, IL to Harold and Adeline Hanrahan. Frank served his country in the U. S. Army from 1963-66. On September 7, 1968, he married Barbara Ann Hunsader in Sturgeon Bay.   He owned and […]