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    Mary Ann Busse

    Mary Ann Busse, age 85, of Wautoma, passed away Tuesday morning, Nov. 26, 2019 at Heartland House in Wautoma. She was born Oct. 7, 1934 in Chicago, IL, the daughter of Thomas and Marie (Kretz) Peplansky. She married Walter H. Busse on Oct. 11, 1958 in Chicago. Mary Ann and her husband resided in Chicago until moving to Amherst Junction in 1971. She was employed as an Accredited Record Technician at the former Iola Hospital & Nursing Home until her retirement. She moved to Wautoma in…

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    Kathleen Senkbeil

    Kathy Senkbeil of Wautoma, passed into the loving arms of her Savior, Jesus Christ, on Sunday November 17, 2019, after a long struggle. She was born in Sheboygan, April 24, 1931, the daughter of Fredrick and Mathilda (Leonhard) Fesing. She was the oldest of nine children; Donald, Bernice, Norman, Jerry (Germaine), Diane, Karen (Ron) Detiege, Joan and an infant brother Kenneth. She attended local schools. She met and married her life-long love, Walter Senkbeil. They were married October 1,…

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    Janice Duncan

    Janice “Dizz” Duncan, age 81, of Wautoma, passed away Wednesday evening, November 13, 2019 at Theda Clark Regional Medical Center in Neenah. She was born May 20, 1938 in Stevens Point, the daughter of Clarence and Genevieve (Rice) Halvorson. She married Robert “Bob” Duncan on September 4, 1965 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Cudahy, WI. Janice and her husband resided in Cudahy for many years before moving to Wautoma in 1997. Dizz will be fondly remembered by her many…

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    Elaine Gunderson

    Elaine Evelyn Gunderson, age 82 of Mt. Morris died on Sunday, November 10, 2019 at Bethany Home, Waupaca. Funeral services will be held at 11AM on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at Leikness Funeral Home, Wautoma with burial to follow at Mt. Morris Lutheran Cemetery. The family will greet relatives and friends at the funeral home from 10AM until the time of services at 11AM. www.wautomafuneralhome.com

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    Bernard “Bernie” Biesek

    Bernard “Bernie” Anthony Biesek, age 67 of Wautoma, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at his home. He was born on October 18, 1952 to Francis and Irene (Fisher) Biesek and grew up on a farm in Reedsburg roaming the countryside hunting and fishing with a pack of 8 siblings. After graduating high school, Bernie joined the U.S. Army, then the WI Army National Guard and was honorably discharged. On June 10, 1978 he married Diane Konieczki in Stevens Point. Bernie spent…

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    Murnard Gunderson

    Murnard Maurice Gunderson, age 93 of Mt. Morris, died on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at Theda Care Hospital, Appleton with his family by his side. He was born in Waushara County on November 3, 1925 to Maurice and Vera (Taylor) Gunderson. He was Baptized and Confirmed at Mt. Morris Lutheran Church. On September 3, 1953 he married Elaine Schetskie in Redgranite. He served in the Wisconsin Army National Guard for over 10 years and was honorably discharged. Murnard worked at Berlin Foundry for…

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    Henry “Hank” Weiss

    Henry “Hank” W. Weiss, age 90, passed away on Sunday, October 27, 2019 in Colorado. Complete funeral arrangements will be announced when they become available.

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    Dolores “Dottie” Simpson

    Dolores “Dottie” B. Simpson, age 94 of Wautoma died on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at Patriot Place, Berlin. She was born on June 1, 1925 in Chicago to William and Clara (Nitz) Ouimette. On February 12, 1944 she married Kenneth J. Simpson in Chicago. Dottie worked as a Book Keeper for various companies in the Chicago area until retirement. In 1978 the couple moved to Lake Alpine. Dottie was of member of the Ladies Golf League at Waushara Country Club and also enjoyed card clubs….

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    Lee Thompson

    Lee J. Thompson, age 39, of Pine River, passed way Saturday, September 28, 2019. He was born November 11, 1979 in Wild Rose, the son of Daniel G. and Susan J. (Junek) Thompson. Survivors include his parents; two aunts, Diane McGregor, Wild Rose and Barb LaGosh, Pardeeville. He is further survived by cousins, other relatives and friends. Private family services will be held.  

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    Adaline Robbins

    Adaline Janice Robbins, age 88 of Ripon, formerly of Wautoma, passed away on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at Prairie Place Assisted Living, Ripon. Funeral services will be held at 11AM on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at Hope Lutheran Church, Wautoma. The family will greet relatives and friends at church on Tuesday from 9:30AM until the time of services at 11AM.

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    Roderick Roehl

    Roderick R. Roehl, age 89, of Hancock, passed away Friday, Sept. 20, 2019. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Hancock United Church of Christ. Burial with full military honors will be at Hancock Cemetery. A luncheon will follow at the Hancock Community Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Thursday at the Church from 9:00 a.m. until the time of services. A complete obituary will appear when it becomes available.

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    Lucille Doege

    Lucille R. Doege, age 99, of Neshkoro, passed away Thursday evening, Sept. 19, 2019 at Heartland House in Wautoma. She is the beloved wife of the late Marvin R. Doege. Memorial services will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. at Zion United Methodist Church in Neshkoro. Visitation will be held at the Church on Wednesday from 2:00 p.m. until the time of services. A complete obituary will appear when it becomes available.

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    Ronald “Ron” Ibe

    Ronald John Ibe, age 78 of Neenah, formerly of Waupaca and New Mexico, passed away on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at Parkview Health Care Center with his family by his side. A complete obituary will be announced when available. A Celebration of Life and Military Honors will be held at a later date. 

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    Dora Moosbrugger

    Dora Mae Moosbrugger, age 86, of Wautoma, passed away peacefully Monday evening, Sept. 16, 2019 at Silver Lake Manor in Wautoma. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Crossroads Family Church in Wautoma. Visitation will be held on Saturday at the Church from 10:00 a.m. until the time of services. A complete will appear when it becomes available.

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    Jerry Lester

    Jerry Thomas Lester, age 84 of Menomonee Falls and Plainfield, died Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at Lawlis Family Hospice in Mequon. He was born on October 30, 1934 in Livingston, TX to Fred and Esther (Henley) Lester. After high school, he joined the U.S. Army and served during the Korean War and was stationed in Okinawa, Japan. After honorable discharge from the Army, Jerry went to college and earned a Master Degree in Education. He retired from teaching after several years. On August 7,…

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    Ronald Koechell

    Ronald Wayne Koechell, age 82, of Oshkosh, was born Sept. 30, 1936 in Wautoma, WI, the son of Alvin and Grace Koechell. He died of Pulmonary Fibrosis on Sept. 1, 2019. He married Christine Hornung on April 15th forty seven years ago. Ron graduated from Wautoma High School in 1954. He is survived by his wife; his sister, Nancy Kroll, Oshkosh; three brothers, Merrin (Sue) Koechell, Oshkosh, Dale (Jane) Koechell, Wautoma, Dean Koechell, Oshkosh; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Mary and…

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    Jacqueline Tesch

    Jacqueline A. “Jackie” (Hirtz) Tesch, entered fully into the presence of her Lord and Savior on August 27, 2019.  Jackie was born on March 12, 1936 in Milwaukee, daughter of John F. & Mildred (Bechteler) Hirtz.  She was a 1954 graduate of Watertown High School.  Jackie worked for Wisconsin Telephone Co. and Watertown Memorial Hospital.   She married LeRoy A. Tesch on October 14, 1961 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Watertown, WI.  LeRoy…

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    Jacqueline Tesch

    Jacqueline A. “Jackie” (Hirtz) Tesch, entered fully into the presence of her Lord and Savior on August 27, 2019.  Jackie was born on March 12, 1936 in Milwaukee, daughter of John F. & Mildred (Bechteler) Hirtz.  She was a 1954 graduate of Watertown High School.  Jackie worked for Wisconsin Telephone Co. and Watertown Memorial Hospital.   She married LeRoy A. Tesch on October 14, 1961 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Watertown, WI.  LeRoy…

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    Jacqueline Tesch

    Jacqueline A. “Jackie” (Hirtz) Tesch, entered fully into the presence of her Lord and Savior on August 27, 2019.  Jackie was born on March 12, 1936 in Milwaukee, daughter of John F. & Mildred (Bechteler) Hirtz.  She was a 1954 graduate of Watertown High School.  Jackie worked for Wisconsin Telephone Co. and Watertown Memorial Hospital.   She married LeRoy A. Tesch on October 14, 1961 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Watertown, WI.  LeRoy…

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    Margaret Schubert

    Margaret Schubert, age 92, of Coloma, passed away Friday morning, August 23, 2019 at The Suites at Beloit Assisted Living, Beloit, WI. She was born June 21, 1927 on a farm near Waupun, WI, the daughter of John and Hubertje (Doornwaard) Van Kleef. She married Robert F. Schubert on June 29, 1946 in Waupun. He preceded her in death on February 24, 2011. She is survived by two sons and one daughter, Jonathan (Diane) Schubert, Harlingen TX,  Frederick (Brenda) Schubert, Beloit, WI, Donna…

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    Dennis Findley

    Dennis E. Findley, age 75, of Wautoma, passed away Sunday, August 18, 2019 at Aurora Medical Center, Kenosha. He was born September 22, 1943 in Chicago, IL, the son of Edward and Doris (Dodge) Findley. He married the former Deborah A. Robers on December 18, 1981. She preceded him in death on September 4, 2016. Dennis was employed at Novak Appliance for many years. He was an avid bowler and fisherman. Dennis was a member of Waushara/Wautoma Senior Citizens where he enjoyed playing…

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    Karen Welbon

    Karen E. Welbon, age 61, of Wild Rose and Kansasville, WI, passed away suddenly on Friday, August 16, 2019. She is the beloved wife of Thomas M. Welbon. A complete obituary will appear when it becomes available.

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    Howard Simenson

    Howard W. Simenson, age 88, formerly of Wautoma, passed away Monday, August 12, 2019 at Ascension St. Clare’s Hospital in Weston. He was born October 28, 1930 in the Town of Mount Morris, the son of Earl and Viola (Winge) Simenson. He married the former Lillian M. Mace on May 29, 1954 at Hope Lutheran Church in Wautoma. She preceded him in death on May 26, 2019. He served his country in the U.S. Army. Howard and his wife farmed for 41 years in the Town of Deerfield, growing their…

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    Beverly Konczal

    Beverly Ann Konczal, age 78 of Neshkoro, passed away on Sunday, August 11, 2019 at Aurora Medical Center Oshkosh. She was born on December 27, 1940 in Sheboygan, MI to Clarence and Frances (Kolatski) Kitchen. At age 8, the family moved to Milwaukee and Beverly graduated from Pulaski High School. On April 12, 1958 she married her childhood sweetheart and the love her life, Roman “Romie” Konczal in Milwaukee. Beverly worked at Godfrey/Fleming Foods for 25 years as Head Cashier. She…

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    Jean Forsberg

    Jean E. Forsberg, age 77, of Wautoma, passed away Sunday, August 4, 2019 at Heartland House in Wautoma. Arrangements are pending at this time. A complete obituary will appear when it becomes available.

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    Daniel Henne

      Daniel R. Henne, age 78, of Waupaca, passed away Monday morning, July 29, 2019. He was born January 31, 1941 in Madison, the son of Harry and Margaret (Davies) Henne. Daniel farmed in Waupaca for many years until his retirement. He is survived by five children, Michael (Michelle) Henne, Neenah, Daniel (Wendy) Henne, Nekoosa, Sara Henne, Wautoma, Sally Henne (fiancé Heath Barbato), Green Bay; Amanda (Matthew) Stauss, Madison; two grandchildren, Daniel and Quinn Henne; his…