Obituaries

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02
May

Jon R. Shively Sr.

Jon R. Shively Sr., 72, of the Town of Richmond, passed away unexpectedly on Friday evening, April 27, 2018, at his home.

Jon was born March 8, 1946, in Ludington, Michigan, a son of the late Robert and Dorris (Pahlow) Shively. His family moved to Shawano when he was a young child. He attended the Texas School in the Town of Richmond, and later St. James Grade School. He was a 1964 graduate of Shawano High School. Following school, Jon farmed. On May 24, 1969, he was united in marriage to the former Maureen Vomastic at St. James Lutheran Church in Shawano. The couple farmed in the Town of Belle Plaine for 10 years. Jon was later employed at the Shawano Paper Mill. He retired from Shawano Papers in 2008 after 30 years of employment.

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02
May

Lisa A. Siegel

Lisa Ann Siegel, of Cecil, passed away peacefully at the home of her parents, Roseanne and Tom Watry, on Thursday, April 26, 2018, at the age of 46 after a 15-year battle with Huntington’s disease. Lisa was born on June 6, 1971, in Port Washington to Roseanne and the late Joseph Schanen.

Lisa graduated from Random Lake High School and later worked various jobs. She liked watching the Green Bay Packers and movies. Lisa enjoyed playing sheepshead and taking long walks. She was free spirited and fun loving and will be sadly missed by her family, friends and caregivers.

Lisa is survived by her mother, Roseanne (Thomas) Watry; her brother, William (Mary Jo) Schanen; and nephew and niece, Joseph and Jennifer Schanen.

She was preceded in death by her father, Joseph Schanen; and her brother, Steven Schanen.

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02
May

Frances M. Walker

Frances Mary “Babe” Walker, 87, of Neopit, passed away on Saturday, April 28, 2018, in Shawano. Born on Feb. 15, 1931, in Zoar, she is the daughter of the late Monroe “Kaso” and Jane (Heath) Weso Sr. Frances graduated from University of Wisconsin-Green Bay with a bachelor’s degree in elementary education. She loved teaching her fourth-graders at the Menominee Elementary School until retiring in 1991. Frances was very active in tribal politics and enjoyed thrift shopping in her free time.

Sat
28
Apr

Ruth M. Peters

Ruth M. Peters, 98, of Shawano, passed away on Sunday, April 8, 2018. She was born Sept. 7, 1919, in Shawano County to the late Harry and Grace (Yocum) Shepard.

Ruth was united in marriage to Calvin “Sam” Peters on Feb. 8, 1944. They enjoyed 37 years as man and wife, until her husband passed away Dec. 2, 1981. Ruth and Calvin moved to Sturgeon Bay in 1955, where the family was engaged in the orchard business for nearly 25 years. In 1979, Ruth and her husband returned to Shawano, where they lived on the Stockbridge-Munsee Mohican Indian Reservation. Ruth was very involved in the community, working as a teacher’s assistant with the Head Start program. She was also the activities director at Stockbridge-Munsee Mohican Elderly Center.

Sat
28
Apr

Betty J. Buelter

Betty Jean Buelter, 85, passed away peacefully April 23, 2018, at Tower View Villa Assisted Living Home in Rosendale. Betty was born in Tilleda on Jan. 11, 1933, daughter of Willard and Adelia Trinko. In 1951, she married Albert “Bud” Buelter in Tilleda. The couple lived and worked throughout the United States, eventually settling in Oshkosh to raise their daughter, Roxanne.

Betty was very proud of her long career in human resources management at Miles Kimball Company. In retirement, she enjoyed frequent gambling trips, outings, and theater performances, making lifelong friends along the way. After the loss of her husband of 65 years in 2016, Betty was comforted by and enjoyed time with her circle of close friends, including Synda Jones, Barbara Sullivan, Ray Keck, Debbi Wegner and her sidekick on gambling expeditions, “Buck” Sabel.

Sat
28
Apr

Delores J. Denny

Funeral services for Delores J. Denny will take place on Saturday, April 28 at 11 a.m. at Mickelson Funeral Service in Shawano. The Rev. Tom Farrell will officiate. Entombment will be in the Sacred Heart Mausoleum. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday and continue until the time of service.

Mickelson Funeral & Cremation Service of Shawano is assisting the family with arrangements. Please share online condolences at www.mickelsonfs.com.

Sat
28
Apr

Freda Krueger

Freda Pauline Krueger, 100, of Bonduel, passed away on April 26, 2018, at Kindred Hearts in Shawano. She was born on Dec. 30, 1917, the fourth of seven children, to the late John and Emma (Gogolin) Brackob. Freda was a 1936 graduate of Shawano High School and on April 13, 1941, was united in marriage to Robert H. Krueger at St. James Lutheran Church in Shawano. Robert preceded her in death on Sept. 12, 1961. In 1962, Freda was hired as a secretary to the superintendent of schools for the Bonduel School District, where she worked for 42 years before retiring. Freda took great pride in her home, including her yard and gardens. She was an accomplished seamstress, often sewing clothes for her family and friends, including her daughters’ wedding dresses. She enjoyed making many curtains and draperies, and upholstering furniture. Since retiring at age 85, she has made well over 1,000 beautiful quilt tops for the quilting group at St.

Sat
28
Apr

Roger T. Schultz

Roger T. “Tom” Schultz, 85, of Shawano, went on to join the love of his life, Dorothy, on April 23, 2018, with his loving family by his side.

Roger was born Oct. 7, 1932, in the Town of Madge, Washburn County, a son of the late John and Theressa (Dahl) Schultz. He attended school in Spooner, graduating from Spooner High School. Following school, he entered the United States Marine Corps, where he served for eight years, two of which were during the Korean War. Upon returning from service, he settled in Jackson. On Dec. 6, 1952, he was united in marriage to the love of his life, Dorothy Van Beek, in Sarona. She preceded him in death on Oct. 15, 2017.

Fri
27
Apr

Stewart J. Boyles

Stewart J. “Kosa” Boyles, 58, of Shawano, passed away on Thursday, April 26, 2018, in Shawano. Stewart was born in Keshena on July 7, 1959, the son of the late Roy Richmond and the late Ida Marie Caldwell. He lived most of his life in the Keshena area. Stewart enjoyed going to the casino and attending powwows. He loved fishing and walking in the woods and was a Packers fan.

Stewart is survived by his daughter, Ida Marie Boyles, of Georgia; granddaughter, Lucy; his significant other, Annie Maulson; two stepsons, Christopher and Mitchell Maulson; siblings, George (Lucy) Boyles, Nalonee (Roger Ventrice) Boyles, Marilyn Wilson, Fran Shawanomitta, Elizabeth (Byron Thundercloud) Shawanomitta, Pete Shawanomitta, Catherine Shawanomitta, Darren Hawpetoss and Harold (H.B.) Dick. He is further survived by his favorite cousin, Carol (J.R. Gignon) Webster; his special cousins, Harold and Clifford LaRock; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

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27
Apr

Delores J. Denny

Delores J. Denny, 87, of Shawano, passed away Tuesday morning, April 24, 2018, at Atrium Post Acute Care of Evergreen where she had been a resident for a week.

Delores was born Aug. 2, 1930, in Shawano, a daughter of the late Elroy and Selma (Krause) Moesch. She attended school in Shawano, graduating from Shawano High School. Following school, she worked at Bernie’s Supper Club and later at Stan and Bud’s. On Oct. 28, 1950, she was united in marriage to August Denny at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Shawano. Mr. Denny preceded her in death on January 1, 1999. Delores spent several years working in the dietary department at Shawano Hospital. She is a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church. She loved to garden and babysit. Delores was also an excellent baker and cook.

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