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    Stoltman, James B. “Jim”

    MADISON – Our dad, James B. “Jim” Stoltman, age 84, passed on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, in Madison surrounded by family and close friends. He was born in Minneapolis, Minn., on Feb. 6, 1935, to Bernard and Sophia (Kalitowski) Stoltman.

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    Haug, David Russell

    DEFOREST – David Russell Haug, age 69, passed away on Sept. 8, 2019, at Milestone Senior Living in Madison. He was born on March 21, 1950, to parents, Russell William and Doris Elaine (Anderson) Haug. David graduated at DeForest High…

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    Lusson, Carolyn Lenore

    MADISON – Carolyn Lenore Lusson, 88, passed away at home Sept. 7, 2019, after several years of living with dementia. Despite the typical mind and memory loss, she would still smile and laugh at jokes until the very end.

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    Biever, Robert “Bob”

    MIDDLETON—On Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, Robert “Bob” Biever passed away peacefully after a long journey with cancer and more recently with dementia. Bob was born in Aurora, Ill., to Elmer and Helen (Flett) Biever on Sept. 28, 1940. He served…

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    Collins, Rita M. (Fose)

    MADISON, WIS./ORLANDO, FLA.—Rita M. Collins (Fose) passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 1, 2019. She was born on June 26, 1931, to Clarence and Dorothy (Lang) Fose. She graduated from Edgewood High School and attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where…

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    Deacon, Hazel H.

    MADISON”Hazel H. Deacon, age 88 passed away peacefully on Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, at Chamomile Assisted Living. She was born on July 6, 1931, the daughter of Florzel and Hilda Myers. Hazel married Kenneth Currie on June 20, 1949. With…

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    Eby, Robert H.

    FITCHBURG—Robert H. Eby, age 93, passed away peacefully on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019, at Four Winds Lodge in Verona. He was born in Madison on May 4, 1926, the son of Robert C. and Helen (Harkness) Eby. Bob, along with…

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    Erwin, Edward James

    MADISON – Edward James Erwin, age 61, passed on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2019. Ed died of a sudden heart attack in his home. He was born in Bucks County, Pa. on April 3, 1958. His family moved frequently because of…

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    Everson, Jean E.

    SUN PRAIRIE – Jean E. Everson, age 83, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019. She was born on June 7, 1936, in Wisconsin Dells (Newport Township) to Adelbert and Ethel (Nelson) Everson. After completing a Masters Degree in Library…

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    Luther, Terry

    WATERLOO/POYNETTE – Terry Luther, age 73, passed away peacefully at his home on Lake Wisconsin Monday, Sept. 2, 2019. Terry was born on June 21, 1946, in Columbus, Wis. He had many adventures growing up in Waterloo, with fond memories…

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    DeWinkel, Case Boone

    MADISON/TAMPA, FLA.—Case Boone DeWinkel, Sergeant First Class of U.S. Army Reserve, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at age 36.

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    Olson, David Elvin “Ole”

    DEERFIELD – David E. “Ole” Olson, age 82, passed away peacefully in the company of his family on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019, at his home in Deerfield. He was born on Aug. 29, 1937, in Madison, the son of Elvin…

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    Olsen, Karen L.

    STOUGHTON – Karen L. Olsen, age 77, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019. Arrangements are pending. A full obituary will appear on Wednesday.

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    Samson, Professor Harland “Sam”

    MADISON – Professor Harland “Sam” Samson, age 90, of Madison, passed away peacefully on Sept. 10th, 2019. Harland was a former Dean and Emeritus Professor at the University of Wisconsin. Raised in rural Minnesota during difficult economic times, Harland was…

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    Robertson, John “Jack”

    WAUNAKEE/SUN PRAIRIE – John “Jack” Robertson, 86, died on Tues., Sept. 10, 2019, at Meriter Hospital in Madison following a brief illness. A Memorial service will be held on Fri., Sept. 20, 2019, at 11 a.m. at St John’s Catholic…

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    Ruhland, Charles A.

    SPRING GREEN – Charles A. Ruhland, age 89, of Spring Green, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019, at his residence. He was born on Dec. 19, 1929, in Plain, Wis., the son of John C. and Elizabeth (Hartl)…

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    Arn, Doris M.

    NEW GLARUS—Doris M. Arn, age 80, of New Glarus passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, at Meriter Hospital in Madison. She was born on Aug. 24, 1939, in Gretzenbach, Switzerland, the daughter of Wilhelm and Clare (Graber) Gruetter. Doris…

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    Smith, Donna Jean (Clark)

    LA FARGE – Donna Jean (Clark) Smith, 88, of La Farge, Wis., formerly of Cottage Grove, passed away peacefully in her home the morning of Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, after a brief illness. She was born Aug. 11, 1931, near…

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    Starkweather, Neal W. “Starky”

    MIDDLETON—Neal W. “Starky” Starkweather, age 85, passed away on ‘Positive Thinking Day,’ Friday, Sept. 13, 2019, following a brief illness. He was born in Madison, to the late Harold and Louella (Davis) Starkweather. He will be dearly missed by his…

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    Hanson, Michael J.

    MADISON—Michael J. Hanson, 78, of Madison passed away unexpectedly on Sept. 9, 2019. A Celebration of Michael’s life will be held on Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019, at the EAST SIDE CLUB, 3735 Monona Dr., Madison. Memorials may be made in…

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    Fass, James “Jimmer”

    MADISON—Jim Fass, age 66, of Madison, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, at his home. He was born on June 16, 1953, in Madison, the son of Joseph and Isabelle (Thompson) Fass. Jim graduated from Edgewood High School in…

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    Williams, Neva

    MADISON—Neva Williams, died on Sept. 12, 2019 at the age of 88. She was born on April 14, 1931 to Joseph and Ada (Wickham) Ward along with a twin sister in Elk Grove Township, Lafayette County, Wisconsin.

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    Graeber, Emma

    NEW GLARUS – Emma Graeber, age 94, passed away on Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, at Agrace Hospice in Fitchburg. She was born on March 6, 1925, in Czechoslovakia, the daughter of Ludwig and Ida (Landner) Schoenecker.

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    Pumilia, Molly Silverthorne

    MADISON – Molly Silverthorne Pumilia was born without a heartbeat on Friday, Aug. 23, 2019, at St. Mary’s Hospital, Madison, Wis. Molly is the cherished daughter of Richard and Jessica Pumilia (née Ireland); and beloved sister of Samuel Welch and…

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    Nedelcoff, James “Coach”

    HAZEL GREEN – James Nedelcoff of Hazel Green, Wis. died peacefully on Sept. 12, 2019, at the age of 90 after a long, hard-fought battle with Parkinson’s Disease. James is survived by his loving wife of 68 years, Pauline, who…

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    Barsness, Rolland B.

    MADISON—Rolland B. Barsness passed peacefully on Friday, Sept. 6, 2019. He was born at home to Gerhard and Alyce Barsness of Edgerton, Wis. “Rollie” graduated from Edgerton High School class of 1936. Following WWII, he graduated from Madison Business College.

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    Payne, Francis E. “Dick”

    MADISON – Francis E. “Dick” Payne, age 94, of Madison, passed away on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019. He was born on Sep. 15, 1924, in Madison, Wis., the son of Theodore and Alveda (Johnson) Payne.

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    Gustafson, David John “Gus”

    MIDDLETON – David John “Gus” Gustafson, age 63, passed away Sept. 11, 2019, after a brave and dignified battle against cancer. Gus was born on July 6, 1956 in Beloit, Wis., the son of Glenn and Clara (Wolfensperger) Gustafson. Gus…

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    Cichocki (Smith), Susan June

    WINDSOR—On Tuesday, September 10, 2019, Susan June Cichocki (Smith), loving wife and mother, passed away at the age of 75. Susie was born on Feb. 29, 1944, in Waukesha, Wis. at Waukesha Memorial Hospital to Roy and Alvie Smith. She…

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    Starr, Gertrude “Trudy” Laura

    MADISON – Gertrude “Trudy” Laura Starr, age 95 of Madison, passed away on Sept. 10, 2019, at Skaalen Nursing Center. A funeral service for Trudy will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 18, at 11 a.m. at Midvale Community Lutheran Church,…