Obituaries

Wed
11
Apr

Diane A. Vanden Brook

Diane A. Vanden Brook, 82, of Bonduel, passed away on April 9, 2017, in Oconto Falls. Diane was born on April 10, 1935, in Bonduel, the daughter of the late Albert and Alice (Knutson) Druckrey. She graduated from Bonduel High School and worked for Bonduel Telephone until her retirement. On May 23, 1959, Diane was united in marriage to George Vanden Brook in Bonduel. He preceded her in death on April 30, 1996. Diane was a volunteer for the Bonduel Archives. She enjoyed dancing, bowling, playing cards, especially bridge and was an avid Packer fan. Diane was also a loving mother and grandmother.

Wed
11
Apr

David E. Sadler Sr.

David E. Sadler Sr., 93, of Shawano, passed away on Monday, April 9, 2018, in Shawano. David was born in Buffalo, New York, on May 31, 1924, the son of the late Paul and Clara (Helwig) Sadler. On Dec. 8, 1945, David was united in marriage to Delilah Bluemke in Shawano. She preceded him in death in 2012. David was a lifelong resident of Shawano and worked at Consolidated Badger for 10 years and then Phoenix Door for more than 30 years. He enjoyed fishing and hunting. David was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

Wed
11
Apr

Allan R. Hull

Allan R. Hull, born on Feb. 20, 1937, passed on March 13, 2018, in Weatherford, Texas. Allan was the son of Eldred and Mary (Harning) Hull of Bowler. He was a graduate of Bowler High School and served in the Army. He will be remembered for always blowing his trumpet, which he did performing the Army Taps while in service. He was married to the former Von Eva “Voni” Kirkpatrick.

He is survived by his sons, Douglas and Jeff; daughter, Kathy; his brothers, Donald (Donna) Hull of Sebring, Florida; Lyle (Carol) Hull, of Bowler; sisters Shirley Hoffman, of Gresham, Dorothy LePak, of Shawano, Lois (Denny) Blom, of Appleton, Bonnie (Gary) DeWitt, of Milwaukee, and Deborah Hull, of Shawano. He was loved by many other relatives and friends along with his special friend, Cynthia Spurlock, of Weatherford, Texas.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; a daughter, Anne Marie; and brothers-in-law Glenn Hoffman and Robert LePak.

Wed
11
Apr

Reiko Hobscheid

Reiko Hobscheid, nee Masuda, 91, passed away Sunday, April 8, 2018, at her home at The Cottages in Shawano, with her family around her.

Reiko was born June 17, 1926, in Hokkaido, Japan. In 1956, she married Harry F. Hobscheid in Japan, while he was serving in the U.S. Army. The couple had three children and lived in Chicago and U.S. Army bases in Hawaii and Alabama before settling in Franklin Park, Illinois, for 31 years. They moved to Shawano in 2000. Harry preceded her in death in 2005. Reiko was known for her smile and generosity to all who had the pleasure to know her.

Survivors include her children, Henry (Donna) Hobscheid, Alan (Ellen Holtzblatt) Hobscheid, and Anita (Tim) Schmalz; and her grandchildren, Maya (fiancé Jeb Boyer) and Hana (special friend Adam Schaff).

Wed
11
Apr

Darlene D. Beyer

Darlene D. “Dottie” Beyer, 90, of Cecil, passed away on Saturday, April 7, 2018, in Shawano. Born in Navarino on Aug. 11, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Alfred and Mildred (Haefs) Olson Sr. Darlene was a 1945 graduate of Bonduel High School, and on July 12, 1947, she was united in marriage to Norman H.P. Beyer at Navarino Lutheran Church. Norman preceded her in death on Oct. 10, 2011.

A celebration of Dottie’s life will be held at a later date when her snowbird friends are home. Swedberg Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

www.swedbergfuneralhome.com

Sat
07
Apr

James A. Collins

James A. Collins, 73, of North Aurora, Illinois, passed away February 2, 2018. A graduate of Shawano High School, 1962.

A memorial service will be held on April 14, 2018, at 11 a.m. at St. John’s UCC Church in Cecil.

He is survived by his two sons, Tom and Scott and their families; brother, Ron; sisters, Linda Sue, Jean, Jill and families.

He was preceded in death by his wife Eileen and parents.

Sat
07
Apr

Trevor J. Mohawk

Trevor J. Mohawk, 32, formerly of Bowler, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, April 4, 2018, in Lawrence, Kansas.

Funeral service arrangements are pending.

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

Fri
06
Apr

Barbara G. Spiegel

Barbara G. Spiegel, 68, of Tigerton, passed away early Wednesday morning, April 4, 2018, at ThedaCare Regional Medical Center, Appleton.

The former Barbara Gail Griepentrog was born on Oct. 2, 1949, in Whitcomb (Town of Wittenberg, Shawano County) to Everald and Selma (Kauffman) Griepentrog. She graduated from Tigerton High School in 1967. Barbara was united in marriage on Sept. 4, 1971, to Everette L. Spiegel at Zion Lutheran Church, Tigerton. Barbara waitressed for her parents for many years at the Tigerton Hotel and Ev and Selma’s Café. She worked at Witt’s Sausage Haus — Meats and Groceries of Shawano for close to 20 years. Due to her health, Barbara was forced to retire in her late 50s.

Fri
06
Apr

LaVerne J. Campbell

LaVerne J. Campbell, 91, of Clintonville, formerly of the Milwaukee area, passed away Thursday, April 5, 2018, at ThedaCare Medical Center-Shawano.

The Eberhardt-Stevenson Funeral Home & Crematory, Clintonville is assisting her family with her arrangements.

Thu
05
Apr

Barbara G. Spiegel

Barbara G. Spiegel, 68, of Tigerton passed away Wednesday, April 4, 2018. Please see Friday’s issue for full obituary.

Beil-Didier Funeral Home in Tigerton is handling the arrangements.

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