• Crandon,  Wabeno

    Steven Richard Laubert

    Steven R. Laubert, 42, of Crandon, WI passed away Friday, September 28, 2018 at his home. Steven was born October 24, 1975 in Jacksonville, FL the son of Michael and Janet (Sasser) Laubert. He served in the U.S. Navy. Survivng are the love of his life Angel DeLeon; daughter, Serra Laubert; Crandon; sons, Shaun Laubert, Crandon; Christian Laubert, Florida; maternal grandmother, Catherine McGuire; step-mother, Joyce Laubert; sister-in-law, Michelle DeLeon He was preceded in death by his father, Michael; grandparents, Rosemary and Lamar Laubert; aunt, Renne Hughes. Private services will be held. Weber-Hill Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements. Online condolences for the family may be directed to…

  • Crandon,  Wabeno

    Joyce Elaine Lykins

    Joyce E. Lykins, 71, of Crandon, WI passed away Sunday September 23, 2018 at her home. Joyce was born November 9, 1946 in Crandon the daughter of Seldon and Sylvia (Pence) Lykins. She graduated from UWSP in 1989 with a degree in Physical Geography while raising two children on her own. She was a die-hard Packer fan through thick and thin. She was a member of The Way Church, Crandon. Joyce has a relationship with Jesus Christ. Surviving Joyce are: daughter, Melissa (Nate Walrath) Duffek, Antigo; son, Nicholas (Bridget) Lykins, Crandon; grandchildren, Colton Miller, Wausau; Brielle Lykins, Crandon; sister Joan Queen, Crandon; a niece, Deborah Queen, nephews, Terry Lee (Tammy)…

  • Crandon,  Wabeno

    Irene O. Halverson

    Irene Odessa Halverson, age 99, of Crandon, passed away peacefully Saturday, September 15, 2018 at The Bay at Nu-Roc Nursing Home, Blackwell. Irene was born in Dane County on October 6, 1918 the daughter of Ingvall and Estella (Retrum) Nelson. Irene graduated for the University of Wisconsin, Madison in 1942. After graduation, she took Civil Service exams and worked at the Veterans Administration National Service Life Insurance during WWII in the New York City office. In March 1944 she met Carl Halverson and they were married on August 4. 1944 in Mobile, AL. After Carl was discharged from the U.S. Navy they moved to Minneapolis where Carl started on his…

  • Crandon,  Wabeno

    Casey Klaver

    Casey S. Klaver, 28, of Rhinelander, WI passed away Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at U.W. Hospital, Madison. Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at Praise Chapel, Crandon. Burial to follow services. Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. to time of service. Weber-Hill Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements. Online condolences for the family may be directed to www.weberhillfuneralhome.com

  • Crandon,  Wabeno

    Harold Edgar Huettl

    Harold Edgar Huettl, Wabeno, passed away September 6, 2018, hours shy of his 67th birthday at Aspirus Hospital in Wausau surrounded by his family. Harold was born on September 7, 1951, in Laona, Wisconsin, and was the son of Erhard and Joyce Huettl. Harold owned and operated the Wildcat Den in Wabeno for nearly fifty years, serving family and friends, and enjoyed meeting new people. He always looked forward to the Tuesday evening quart night with closest patrons. He enjoyed karaoke, darts, bowling, cribbage, a good game of smear, sponsoring and serving the Freedom Wildcat baseball teams, hunting, Brewers, and those Green Bay Packers. Harold is survived by two sons,…

  • Crandon,  Wabeno

    Sharon R. Carlson

    Sharon R. Carlson, 79, of Townsend, WI passed away Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at the Aspirus Langlade Hospital, Antigo. Sharon was born January 1, 1939 in Gillett, WI the daughter of Martin and Ida (Zahn) Kahler. She was united in marriage to Carl Carlson, he preceded her in death on July 19, 2008. Surviving Sharon are nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband, Carl she is also preceded in death by sisters, LaVerna and Joyce; brothers, Larry and Marvin. Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, September 14, 2018 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Townsend with Pastor Stephen Mueller officiating. Burial to follow at Forest Home Cemetery. Visitation…

  • Crandon,  Wabeno

    Logan David Widucki

    Logan D. Widucki (22) of Crandon, Wisconsin, passed away unexpectedly on September 3rd, 2018 following a UTV accident. He spent his final day with us doing some of the things he loved most- riding anything with a motor and wheels, being outdoors, and spending time with his friends. Logan was born on November 26th, 1995 to Paul and Melissa Widucki. He graduated from Laona High School in 2014 and went on to work at the local mill and a forest management company. Logan was a hard worker, responsible and dependable. He loved working hard so he could play hard. He was constantly active, riding or working on his toys, hanging…

  • Crandon,  Wabeno

    Bill Torgerson Sr.

    Bill Torgerson Sr., age 65, of Crandon, passed away August 29th, 2018 at St. Clare Hospital in Weston, WI surrounded by family. Bill was born in Crandon, WI on February 15th, 1953 to Theodore and Bernadine (Bauknecht) Torgerson. He attended Mole Lake elementary, then Crandon High School where he excelled academically and on the baseball field. It was there he met the love of his life, Mary Bartoszek. As a young man, Bill raced snowmobiles across Wisconsin and the country. After high school, Bill married Mary, started a family, and built a house just north of Mole Lake. He would call that home for his entire life. Bill worked in…

  • Crandon,  Wabeno

    Germaine Ellen Collins

    Germaine Ellen Collins, age 91, of Laona, passed away Saturday, August 29, 2018 at The Bay of Nu-Roc Health Care Center, Blackwell. Germaine was born February 15, 1927 the daughter of Ernest Michael and Lillian Sophie (Hanneman) Krause. On February 14, 1953 she married Tytus Marvin Collins. Germaine had a kind loving nature, a wonderful sense of humor, and greeted you with a smile on her face. She loved to travel, do woodcarving (taking many classes with Betsy Popp), canning and trout fishing. She fished with her grandson, Travis until she was 85 years old. Germaine faithfully watched the Green Bay Packers and considered Brett Favre the best there was.…

  • Crandon,  Wabeno

    Elfrieda F. Sigmund

    Elfrieda F. Sigmund, 89, of Lakewood, WI passed away Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at the Aspirus Langlade Hospital, Antigo. Elfrieda was born June 11, 1929 in Milwaukee, WI the daughter of Max and Elsie (Will) Diessner. She was united in marriage to Vernon Clement Sigmund on May 13, 1948. She was a proud member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary. Surviving Elfrieda are: daughter, Laura (James) Kirkley, Medford, OR; son, Jerald (Sandra) Sigmund, Canon City, CO; grandchildren, James Robert Kirkley VI, Darcie Sigmund; and great grandchild, Chance Sigmund. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Vernon; brothers, Alfred; Heintz; and Max Jr. Elfrieda enjoyed a happy and loving life.…

  • Crandon,  Wabeno

    Milton James Geske

    Milton “Jim” Geske, age 72, of Crandon, WI passed away Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at his residence. Jim was born June 9, 1946 in Crandon the son of Louis and Gertrude (Sobolewski) Geske. Jim enjoyed gun deer season, spending time at the hunting shack throughout the year, time at the shop in Argonne, driving around in the woods with Nancy, logging, debating with the boys, spending time at the lake with Nancy and the family, working in the garden, visiting with friends and family, entertaining people, experimenting with food and metal working. Surviving Jim are: his loving companion Nancy Leiner; sons, Chris (Kim) Geske; Mark Geske; Jimmy (Kami) Geske, all…

  • Crandon,  Wabeno

    Anthony James Isham, Jr.

    Anthony “Tony” J. Isham Jr., “zoongidé éwinini “Strong hearted man” age 26, of Minnesota, passed away Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at his residence. Tony was born December 18, 1991 in Duluth Minnesota the son of Anthony Isham, Sr. and Christina DeVerney. He was united in marriage to Tawnie Demaray on October 6, 2015 in Watersmeet, MI. Surviving are his daughters, Maddie Isham, Brookston, MN; Wynter Isham, Marquette, MI; sons, Brayden Isham, Brookston, MN; Zayden Isham, Tipler, WI; Zavier Isham, Tipler, WI; sisters Cheyanne Blair, Kaukauna, WI; Melissa Blair, Houston, TX; special friend, Leah Barney and Marlie Allen; step-father, James Blair; and his extended families, the Crawford’s, Isham’s and Pete’s. Honorary…

  • Crandon,  Wabeno

    Dennis I. Kitchenmaster

    Dennis I. “Kitch” Kitchenmaster, 87, of Silver Cliff, Wisconsin passed away as the result of an accident on August 21, 2018. He was born July 16,1931 in Seymour, WI, the oldest son of the seven children of Irwin and Eldrie (Morey) Kichenmaster. They moved to Silver Cliff in 1933 and he went to school at the King School, the Silver Cliff School and Wabeno High School. He joined in the US Marine Corps at the age of 21 and served in Korea during the Korean Conflict. He was awarded the Korean Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, and the United Nations Service Medal. After his discharge from the Marines, he…

  • Crandon,  Wabeno

    William Joseph Frank

    William J. Frank, “Tego” “Rip Tide” age 46, of Wabeno, WI passed away Saturday, August 18, 2018 at the St. Mary’s Hospital, Rhinelander. William was born September 28, 1971 in Chicago, Illinois the son of Kevin Nowak and Mabel Schingeck. He was united in marriage to Heather Milligan on September 23, 1994 in Blackwell and together they had 3 children Harley, Brandi and Delphine. Surviving William are his father, Kevin Nowak; mother, Mabel and step-father Gerald Schingeck; daughters, Brandi Frank, Lakewood; Delphine Frank, Wabeno; grandchildren, Keira Godin; Rosabella Shepard; sisters, Ramona Starr, Wabeno; Cheryl Frank, Denver, CO; Krystal Gouge-Wayman, Milwaukee; brothers, Philip Starr Jr., Wabeno; Ivan Milham, Wabeno; Richard Gouge,…

  • Crandon,  Wabeno

    Richard I. Alloway

    Richard Issac Alloway, “Wawyegises “Round/Full Moon” began his spirit journey on Tuesday morning, August 14, 2018 at St. Clare’s Hospital in Weston, Wisconsin. Richard “Rick” was born June 1, 1960 at Ovitz Hospital in Laona, Wisconsin to John A. Alloway, Sr. and Arlene E. (George) Alloway. He is survived by his mother, Arlene; brothers, Kenneth L. George, Sr., John A. Alloway, Jr., James Alloway, Michael L. Alloway, Sr. and Samuel Alloway; sister, Donna M. (Alloway) VanZile; brother-in-law, George G. VanZile, Sr. Special sisters include Valerie Nahbahkah, Kerry Ann and Terri Lynn Fox, Rose Miller, Harwood, MD; and Lisa Komanikan, Neopit, WI. He is preceded in death by his father, John…

  • Crandon,  Wabeno

    Richard G. LeComte

    Richard G. LeComte, 80, of Lakewood, Wisconsin passed away at UW Hospital on August 11, 2018 with his family by his side. The son of the late Anne (Fredrick) and Gustave LeComte was born February 27, 1938 in Oconto, where he spent his youth with his brother, Tom LeComte . Richard married the love of his life, Mary E. Zelten, on June 8, 1963. They raised their family in Lakewood and Green Bay. He was employed at Procter and Gamble for 22 years on the engineering team, retiring in 1998. He also served in the United States Air Force and was assigned to the Drone Squadron. Richard was an avid…

  • Crandon,  Wabeno

    Clara Jeanette Burba

    Clara J. Burba, 81, of Townsend, WI passed away Monday, August 13, 2018 at her home surrounded by her family. Clara was born November 21, 1936 in Stevenson, MI, the daughter of Fredrick and Addie (Birks) LaPointe. She was united in marriage on January 24, 1975 to Charles Edward Burba and he preceded her in death September 8, 1998. Surviving Clara are: daughter, Linda (John) Hatfield, Townsend; sons, Richard Johnson (Cindy Bowman), Townsend; Michael Johnson, Townsend; Charles Burba (Martha) Maryland; David Burba, Townsend; grandchildren, Adam Johnson; Charles Burba; Tobias Brooks; Adreonna Burba; Tanesha Burba; Takara Hatfield; Amber Burba; great-grandchild, Maverick Orley. She was preceded in death by her parents and…