• Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Bernice M. Nacker Gokey (Bailke)

    Bernice M. (nee Bailke) Nacker Gokey, age 90, of Colby, passed away February 20, 2020 at The Waterford in Colby under the tender care of Aspirus Hospice. A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 1, 2020 at First United Church of Christ in Colby.  Pastor Teri Hanson will officiate.  Family and friends are welcome from 1:00 p.m. until time of service Sunday at the church. Bernice was born on July 22, 1929, the daughter of August and Frieda (Zastrow) Bailke in Curtiss.  She graduated from Abbotsford High School in 1947.  Bernice was a bank teller at what is now Nicolet National Bank for 42 years…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Robert “Bob” Herbert Weideman

    Robert “Bob” Herbert Weideman, age 100, of Abbotsford, died on February 18, 2020 at the Abbotsford Health Care Center. A Funeral Service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at St. Paul’ Lutheran Church in Curtiss (1131 N. Meridian St.).  Rev. Ken Schmidt will officiate.  Family and friends are welcome from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service Wednesday at the church. Interment will follow at Pine Hill Cemetery. Bob was born on June 21, 1919, to Herbert and Ottilie (Sauter) Weideman as the third oldest and last surviving child of a family of eight.  He was baptized on October 12, 1919 at Christ Lutheran Church…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Mildred D. Hanne

    Mildred Hanne, age 92, of Abbotsford, passed away on February 17, 2020 at the Marshfield Medical Center. A Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at the Curtiss Alliance Church. Pastor Carl Swarr will officiate.  Family and friends are welcome from 1:00 p.m. until the time of service Saturday at the church. Interment will follow at the Colby Memorial Cemetery. Mildred was born on March 25, 1927, the daughter of Abraham and Gertrude (Kreidman) Estrumse in the Milwaukee.  She started her education in Milwaukee, and finished at Colby High School.  Mildred was united in marriage to Eldred Hanne on June 9, 1943 in Colby. …

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Thomas J. Pask

    Thomas J. “Tom” Pask, age 70, of Withee, passed away on Sunday, February 16, 2020 at the Marshfield Medical Center. A Memorial Service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, February 21, 2020 at the Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Owen. Family and friends are welcome on Friday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. Tom was born on January 21, 1950, the son of August and Ruth (Borchardt) Pask at St. Michaels in Stevens Point, WI. He attended high school in Amherst and later married Sharon Rogers on November 17, 1979 in Stevens Point. Tom worked for Don’s Salvage in Medford, and also loved fishing, hunting, camping and…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Darnell H. Schoelzel

    Darnell H. Schoelzel, age 87, of Colby, passed away on Sunday, February 9, 2020 at his home. A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 13, 2020 at Christ Lutheran Church in Abbotsford.  Rev. Shawn Andersen will officiate.  Military Honors provided by the Colby VFW Post #2227 and Unity American Legion Post#38. Family and friends are welcome from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 12 at the Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Abbotsford and from 10:00 a.m. until time of service Thursday at the church. Darnell was born on September 28, 1932, the son of Rudolph and Olivia (Gutenberger) Schoelzel in Colby.  He attended Cloverdale School…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Barbara A. Cox (Weiland)

    Barbara Ann Cox, age 66, of Town of Mayville, passed away on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at her home under the tender care of hospice with her family by her side. A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Abbotsford.  Family and friends are welcome from 9:00 a.m. until time of service Tuesday at the funeral home. Barb was born on July 9, 1953, the daughter of Herbert and Arlene (Carter) Weiland.  She was a 1971 graduate of Stratford High School.  On November 6, 1993, she was united in marriage to Thomas C. Cox in Abbotsford.   Barb worked…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Dexter R. Everhart

    Dexter Everhart, age 60, of Abbotsford, previously known as Dale Everhard, passed away peacefully at home on February 3, 2020 due to complications from surgery. He was preceded in death by his father, Reverend Robert L. Everhard. He is survived by his mother, Lori Everhard; sister, Darlene (Stephen) LaFave ; brother, Don (Gloria) Everhard; and one true love, Bonnie Brodziski.  He was an uncle to Julie, Michael, Penny, Robert Louis II, Carolyn, and Dalton.  He was a great uncle to McKenzie, Delaney, and Elise. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at First Presbyterian Church in Abbotsford. Visitation will be from 9:00 -11:00 a.m. with…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Judy Hansen

    Judy L. Hansen, age 66, of Owen, passed away on Thursday, January 30, 2020 at Select Specialty Hospital in Madison. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.  The Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Owen is entrusted with the arrangements. Judy was born on January 8, 1954, the daughter of Alphonso and Delores (Thorell) Kieffer in Walworth County, WI.  She was united in marriage to Kenneth A. Hansen on January 15, 1972 in Owen.  Judy worked at Gould Battery in St. Paul, MN, Owen Manufacturing and Grassland.  She also helped on the farm in the Town of Green Grove. Judy enjoyed camping and was an animal lover, especially…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Esther A. Rannow

    Esther A. Rannow, age 90, of Abbotsford, passed away at the home of her daughter, Rochelle, on January 20, 2020 in Verona under the tender care of hospice. A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, January 31, 2020 at First United Church of Christ in Colby.  Pastor Teri Hanson will officiate.  Family and friends are welcome from 9:00 a.m. until time of service Friday at the church. Esther was born on April 28, 1929, in Milwaukee, the daughter of Lloyd and Nora (Thoreson) Vienneau.  She graduated from Washburn High School, and from Northland College in Ashland with a Teaching degree.  Esther taught English and Theater in…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Esther Rannow

    Esther A. Rannow, age 90, of Abbotsford, passed away at the home of her daughter, Rochelle, on January 20, 2020 in Verona under the tender care of hospice. A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, January 31, 2020 at First United Church of Christ in Colby.  Pastor Teri Hanson will officiate.  Family and friends are welcome from 9:00 a.m. until time of service Friday at the church.  The Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Colby is entrusted with the arrangements.  

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    James J. Hennlich

    James J. Hennlich., age 88, formerly of Owen, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Monday, January 13, 2020 at Clark County Rehabilitation and Living Center under the tender care of hospice. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at Saint Louis Catholic Church in Dorchester.  Father Tim Oudenhoven will officiate.  Interment to follow at Dorchester Memorial Cemetery with Military Rites conducted by the Owen American Legion Post #123, Owen-Withee Vets Club and the Lublin American Legion Post #547. Family and friends are welcome on Friday, January 17 from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m. at the Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Dorchester, with…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Marian L. Fricke (Dallman)

    Marian L. Fricke, age 93, of Colby, passed away surrounded by her loving family on January 7, 2020 at Copperleaf Assisted Living in Marathon City under the tender care of hospice. A Memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at Zion Lutheran Church in Colby.  The Rev. Mark Neumann will officiate.  Interment to follow at Colby Memorial Cemetery.  Family and friends are welcome from 9:30 a.m. until time of service Saturday at the church.  The Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Colby is entrusted with the arrangements. Marian was born on February 14, 1926, in rural Colby, the daughter of William and Rose (Hake) Dallman in…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Bruce R. Brecht

    Bruce Brecht, age 64, of Owen, passed away on Monday, January 6, 2020 at Aspirus Wausau Hospital with his family by his side. Friends and family are welcome from 11am until time of service on Saturday at the Abbotsford Funeral Home. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday Jan. 11, 2020 at Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Abbotsford at 1:00 pm.   A Celebration of life will follow at the Sportsman’s Club in Withee. Bruce was born on May 19, 1955 in Marshfield, the son of Clarence and Shirley (Vogel) Brecht of Owen.  He graduated from Owen Withee High School.  During high school he worked for Jim Barager as a printer setter…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Delbert W. Lussenden

    Delbert W. Lussenden, age 80, of Owen, passed away on Sunday, December 22, 2019 at Clark County Rehabilitation and Living Center in Owen. A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 11, 2020 at the Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Owen. Family and friends are welcome from 9:30 am until the time of service at the funeral home. Del was born on October 22, 1939, the son of Leon and Violet (Hatfield) Lussenden in Stanley, WI.  Del worked on the family farm in Gilman, WI and on neighboring farms. He enlisted in the US Navy at a young age and was stationed in California, Rhode Island and…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Leah K. Martin

    Leah K. Martin, age 73 years, 2 months and 20 days, of the Town of Mayville passed away on Tuesday, December 24, 2019 at her residence with her family by her side under the tender care of hospice. Services will be at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, December 28, 2019 at Sunny Ridge Mennonite Church in the Town of Mayville. Her final resting place will be at the church cemetery.  Nelson Newswanger, Roy Sauder, Mahlon Shirk and Abner Oberholtzer will officiate. Pallbearers will be Elam Shirk, Adam Martin, Leon Martin and Norman Martin.  Visitation will be on Friday, December 27, 2019 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm and from 6:00 pm…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Helen J. Ruggles

    Helen J. Ruggles, age 85, of Withee, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at Clark County Rehabilitation and Living Center under the tender care of hospice. A Memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, December 21 at Nazareth Lutheran Church in Withee.   Rev. Elizabeth Bier will officiate.  Family and friends are welcome from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Friday, December 20 at the Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Owen and from 9:30 a.m. until time of service Saturday at the church. Helen was born on July 8, 1934, the daughter of Arnold and Martha (Andersen) Rasmusen in Owen.  She graduated from Withee…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Shirley Ann Brecht

    Shirley Ann Brecht, age 95, of Owen, passed away on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at Country Terrace Assisted Living in Abbotsford. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Shirley was born on August 16, 1924 in Marshfield, the daughter of Matt and Sadie (Kurtzman) Vogel of Loyal.  She was one of five children including Velma, Mabel, Joanie and Herbert. Before Shirley married Clarence J. Brecht of Loyal in Las Vegas in 1946, she made airplane wings and inspected bombs in Eau Claire during WWII.  She also worked in the egg factory in Marshfield.  Together they had five children: David, Molly, Kent, Bruce and Todd. Shirley’s husband, Clarence…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Mark A Vanderhoof

    Mark A. Vanderhoof, age 66, of Colby, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Thursday, December 5, 2019. A Funeral Service will be held 12:00 p.m. on Monday, December 9, 2019 at Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Abbotsford.  Rev. Mark Neumann will officiate.  Interment will follow at West Spencer Cemetery.  Family and friends are welcome from 10:00 a.m. until time of service Monday at the funeral home. Mark was born on November 2, 1953, the son of Charles and Ruth (Kohnhorst) Vanderhoof in Marshfield.  He graduated from Spencer High School in 1972.  Mark worked for Christensen Farms for many years.  He enjoyed fishing, playing darts, gambling and hanging with his friends…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Mark A. Vanderhoof

    Mark A. Vanderhoof, age 66, of Colby, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Thursday, December 5, 2019. A Funeral Service will be held 12:00 p.m. on Monday, December 9, 2019 at Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Abbotsford.  Rev. Mark Neumann will officiate.  Interment will follow at West Spencer Cemetery.  Family and friends are welcome from 10:00 a.m. until time of service Monday at the funeral home. Mark was born on November 2, 1953, the son of Charles and Ruth (Kohnhorst) Vanderhoof in Marshfield.  He graduated from Spencer High School in 1972.  Mark worked for Christensen Farms for many years.  He enjoyed fishing, playing darts, gambling and hanging with his friends…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Shirley M. Doberstein

        Shirley M. Doberstein, age 84, of Owen, passed away on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at Marshfield Medical Center.  Per Shirley’s request there will be no services.  The Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Abbotsford is entrusted with the arrangements. Shirley was born on August 11, 1935, the daughter of Harvey and Helen (Korpela) Wilksman on the family farm in the Town of Hoard, Clark County.  She graduated from Owen High School in 1952 and earned a degree from CVTC in Eau Claire in business.  After completing the program, Shirley moved to Milwaukee and was employed as a secretary by Royal Transit, a company that hauled freight between Milwaukee and Rockford,…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Leonard Buchanan

    Leonard Glenn Buchanan, 89, long time resident of Withee, Wisconsin passed away on November 10, 2019. Funeral services for Leonard will be held on November 17 at 12:30 p.m. at Nazareth Lutheran Church in Withee with Pastor Nancy Amacher officiating. Visitation will be held two hours prior to services at the church. Military Honors provided by Lublin American Legion Post #547, Owen American Legion Post #123 and Owen-Withee Vets Club.  The Maurina-Schilling funeral home is assisting the family with the arrangements. Leonard was born on June 12, 1930 in the Curtiss area to Glenn and Doris Buchanan. The family moved to the Withee area several years later. Leonard attended Frenchtown…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Mary M. Firnstahl

    Mary Firnstahl, age 80, of Colby, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, November 3, 2019 at her home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, November 8, 2019 at Saint Mary Help of Christian Parish in Colby. Father Joseph Redfern will officiate.  Interment to follow at St. Mary Catholic Cemetery. A visitation for family and friends will be held on Friday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service all at the church. Mary was born on April 8, 1939, the daughter of Ervin and Frances (Ebben) Primeau, in Colby, WI. Mary grew up in rural Colby on a farm. She was united in marriage…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Jason R. Hardrath

    Jason R. Hardrath, age 46, of Dorchester passed away on Thursday, October 31, 2019. A Memorial Service will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Abbotsford.  Pastor Teri Hanson will officiate.  Family and friends are welcome from 3:00 p.m. until time of service Thursday at the funeral home. Jason was born on July 4, 1973, the son of Carl and Linda (Larocque) Hardrath in Marshfield.  He worked for D & S Milling of Curtiss.  He was an avid outdoorsmen, he enjoyed; hunting, fishing, camping and ATV riding.  Jason cherished his family.   He will greatly be missed. Jason is survived by his parents:…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Glenn M. Rachu

    Glenn M. Rachu, age 86, of Abbotsford, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at the Marshfield Medical Center. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, October 25, 2019 at St. Bernard Catholic Church in Abbotsford.  Father Tim Oudenhoven will officiate. Interment will follow with Military Honors provided by the Colby VFW Post #2227 at the Abbotsford Public Cemetery. Family and friends are welcome on Thursday, October 24 from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. with a Rosary Service at 3:45 at the Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Abbotsford and from 1:00 p.m. until time of service Friday at the church. Glenn…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Marjorie J. Klapatauskas

    Marjorie J. Klapatauskas, age 85, of Withee, passed away on Thursday, October 17, 2019, Froedtert Hospital in Wauwatosa. A Mass of Christian Burial will held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 25, 2019 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Owen.  Father Baskaran will officiate. Interment to follow at Riverside Cemetery. Family and friends are welcome from 9:00 a.m. until time of service Friday at the church.

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Barbara J. Lindgren

    Barbara J. Lindgren, age 63, of Withee, passed away on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at the Marshfield Medical Center. A Celebration of Life Gathering will be held from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Black River Sportsmen’s Club in Withee on Saturday, October 19. Barb was born on September 5, 1956, the daughter of Bernard and Pearl (DuBrava) Orsburn in Neillsville.  She graduated from Owen-Withee High School in 1974.  On June 24, 1978, Barb was united in marriage to Gary Lindgren.  She worked as a Laboratory Technician at Kerry Ingredients in Owen until retirement. Barb was an avid pool player until her health declined.  She also enjoyed watching the Packers…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Marlowe M. Gaede

    Marlowe M. Gaede, age 83, of Withee, passed away on Sunday, October 6, 2019, at Wausau Aspirus Hospital. A Funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, October 11, 2019 at Saint John’s Lutheran Church in Withee.  The Reverend Daniel Vang will officiate.  Family and friends are welcome from 11:00 a.m. until the time of the service Friday at the church. Marlowe was born on April 30, 1936, the son of Lester and Vollie (Schwerin) Gaede in Bremer County, Iowa.  On July 11, 1954, Marlowe was united to Ruth Zabel in marriage.  He worked as a carpenter, mechanic, truck driver, farmer, and at Tombstone Pizza, where he retired…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Robert C. Fryklund

    Robert “Bob” C. Fryklund, age 68, of Abbotsford died as the result of a traffic accident in Ohio on Wednesday, October 2, 2019. A Celebration Gathering will be held from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 10, 2019 at the Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Abbotsford.  Military Honors will be provided by Colby VFW Post #2227 and the Unity American Legion Post #358. Bob was born on June 12, 1951, the son of Carl and Effie (Nelson) Fryklund in Phillips.  After graduating from high school, he was drafted into the U. S. Army and served in Viet Nam from 1969-72 and reenlisted and served from 1975-82.  Bob was united…

  • Abbotsford,  DORCHESTER,  Owen

    Roland Larson

    Roland Larson, age 87, formerly of Dorchester, passed on Sunday, September 29, 2019 in Illinois. Beloved husband of the late Edna May ( Skilbred) Larson. Loving father of Jeffrey (Carol) and Jerold Larson. Fond grandfather of Christopher. Visitation Saturday, October 5, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. until time of Funeral Service 1:00 p.m. at Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home, 203 N. 4th Street in Abbotsford, WI.  Internment in Dorchester Memorial Cemetery in Dorchester, WI.