Big Changes Happening on August 7, 2019.

COUNTDOWN: DAYS HRS MINS SECS

Obituaries

Mon
08
Jul

Donald Rudolph Heller

Donald Rudolph Heller, 84, passed away July 7, 2019, at Shawano Health Services Rest Home in Shawano. Donald was born in Bonduel on Oct. 5, 1934, the son of the late Alfred and Hildegard (Boettcher) Heller. On Oct. 31, 1962, Donald was united in marriage to Nancy Boettcher.

Donald displayed an innate mechanical ability at a very young age and began his lifelong vocation as a mechanic at the age of 15. Donald worked as a skilled mechanic at Rose Hardware Store, Farmer’s Implement, Swiderski Implement, Liebergen Implement, and completed his career at Sorenson Lumber. In addition to his full-time jobs, Donald was regularly called upon by farmers throughout the area to repair their tractors and equipment. Donald took great pride in his career and enjoyed the resulting relationships he built throughout the Bonduel area. Donald also greatly enjoyed hunting and fishing and spending time with family and friends.

Mon
08
Jul

Arthur Schoff

Arthur “Art” Schoff, 91, died on Monday, July 1, 2019 in Shawano. He was born July 10, 1927, in Marshfield, the son of the late Harry and Olga (Mykelby) Schoff. After graduating from high school, Art served in the Navy until 1946. He then attended the Wisconsin State Teachers College in Stevens Point, where he graduated in 1951 with a teaching degree, and later obtained a master’s degree in education. He married Mary Ann “Chuck” Beranek on Aug. 18, 1951, in Ladysmith, and moved to Shawano, where he taught at Lincoln and Brener schools, and retired after 38 years of service.

Mon
08
Jul

Elda Marie Vele

Elda Marie Vele, 87, of Bowler, passed away on Thursday, July 4, 2019, in Wausau. She was born on April 29, 1932, to the late Herbert Stick and Ella (Gardner) Stick Besaw in Red Springs. Elda lived in the Milwaukee area for many years, and in 1988, she returned to Bowler. She loved spending her time with her grandchildren, gardening and completing crossword puzzles.

Elda was survived by her daughters, Gloria Vele and Cheryl Vele, both of Bowler; her sons, Adrian (Jeannie) Vele, of Bowler, Dennis Vele, of Redgranite, Jeff (Rebecca) Vele, of Bowler, and Scott (Rebecca) Vele, of Red Springs; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Margie Reimer, of Bowler, and Bette Besaw, of Bowler; and many other family members and friends.

Mon
08
Jul

Leone “Lee” Stark

Leone “Lee” Stark, 71, of Kaukauna, passed away on Monday, July 1, 2019, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Milwaukee surrounded by family. Lee was born on Nov. 17, 1947, daughter of the late John “Jack” and Zita (Muraski) Alft and grew up in White Lake. Lee married John Stark on May 10, 1969, at St. James Church in White Lake and they celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary this past May. Lee always liked watching the Packers and would wear their colors proudly. She also fondly looked forward to returning to White Lake each year for its annual Fourth of July celebration. Lee was a checker at Larry’s Piggly Wiggly in Kaukauna for 25 years before retiring.

Lee is survived by her husband, John; and two sons, Steve Stark and partner Jolee and her son, Quinn, Jason and wife Michelle Stark and their children, Zayonna, Carlos, and Davis. She is also survived by her four sisters, Mary (Tom) Stark, Nancy Carroll, Jane (Dave) Demeny and Audrey Hanson; and a brother, George (Connie) Alft.

Mon
08
Jul

Jeffrey M. Lawrenz

Jeffrey M. Lawrenz, 66, of Cleveland, passed away Thursday morning, July 4, 2019, while spending time on his property in Wausaukee.

Born Jan. 1, 1953, in Milwaukee to Jacob and Viola (Perkins) Lawrenz. He attended Kewaskum High School and has worked at the Kohler Company foundry for 20 years. He also spent many years building agricultural silos. Jeff enjoyed fixing old cars and helping friends and neighbors with various projects. He especially enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time on his land in Wausaukee.

Jeff is survived by his children, Malinda (Nathan) Lawrenz-Wright, Shane (Samantha) Lawrenz and Stephanie (Josh) Poirier; his grandchildren, Quentin Wright, Bailey Lawrenz and Gabe Wright; his mother, Viola Lawrenz; a brother, Randy (Laurie) Lawrenz; a sister, Janet Lawrenz; many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends; and his beagle, Pepper.

He was preceded in death by his father, Jacob; a brother, Keith Lawrenz; and a sister, Elizabeth Lawrenz.

Mon
08
Jul

Charles A. Hintz

Charles A. Hintz, 72, of Tigerton, passed away Monday, July 1, 2019, at St. Clare’s Hospital in Weston.

The Beil-Didier Funeral Home in Tigerton is assisting the family.

Mon
08
Jul

William Thiede

William “Bill” Thiede, 91, of Bonduel, passed away on Monday, July 8, 2019, in Shawano.

Arrangements are pending with Swedberg Funeral Home.

www.swedbergfuneralhome.com

Thu
04
Jul

Donna Jean (Blom) Weishoff

Donna Jean Weishoff, age 88, of Cloverleaf Lakes and Shawano, was welcomed into the arms of her Lord on Saturday, June 29, 2019. Born on July 7, 1930 in the Town of Lessor, Donna was the daughter of the late Adolph and Ethel (Weisnicht) Blom. Donna was baptized and confirmed at Our Savior Lutheran Church in the Town of Lessor and graduated from Seymour High School.

Thu
04
Jul

Arthur Schoff

Arthur Schoff, age 91, of Shawano, passed away on Monday, July 1, 2019 in Shawano. Swedberg Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Thu
04
Jul

Donald Murdock

Donald Murdock, age 97, passed away on Monday, July 1, 2019 in Green Bay. Swedberg Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Obituaries