Obituaries

Larry Gene Gaddis

June 21, 2019

Larry G. Gaddis, age 84, of Withee, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Friday, June 21, 2019 at his home under the tender care of hospice. Family and friends are welcome from 3:00 until 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 30, 2019 at Maurina-Schill

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Harvey E. Olson

June 14, 2019

Harvey E. Olson, age 91, of Abbotsford, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Friday, June 14, 2019 at his home under the tender care hospice. A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, June 24, 2019 at St. Bernard Catholic Chu

Gail L. Meyer

June 13, 2019

Gail Louise Meyer passed away at her home shortly after midnight on Thursday, June 13, 2019 after a 7 year battle with cancer.  She is at peace now, but will be sadly missed by her family and many friends.Gail was born on September 8, 1965, the

Eric S. Colby

June 5, 2019

Eric S. Colby, age 38, of Abbotsford, passed away on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at the Marshfield Medical Center. A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Abbotsford. 

Richard E. Standeven

May 30, 2019

Richard "Dick" E. Standeven of Abbotsford, passed away on Thursday, May 30, 2019 at Marshfield Medical Center.A Celebration Gathering will be held from 12:00 until 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 9, 2019 followed by a Celebration of His Life at 2:00 p.

Walter F. Bernt

May 26, 2019

Walter F. Bernt, age 64, of Abbotsford, passed away Sunday, May 26, 2019 at his home.A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 1 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Milan.  Rev. Frank Giebel will officiate.  Family and friends

B. Helen Johnson

May 18, 2019

Helen Johnson, 71, a 1965 graduate of Dor-Abby High School, passed away May 18, 2019, in Evansville, Indiana. She was the loving wife of William Ole Johnson, a native of Dorchester, for nearly 49 years. Services will be this Saturday

Virgie Mattson-Clark

May 14, 2019

Virgie Mattson-Clark, age 89, of Curtiss, passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at The Waterford in Colby under the tender care of hospice. A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, May 17th at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Cu

Olga M Woik-Hoehn

May 10, 2019

Olga Woik-Hoehn, age 87, of Owen, passed away on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire.A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, May 24, 2019 at Nazareth Lutheran Church in Withee.  Rev. Elizabeth Bier

Doris M. Wolf

May 4, 2019

Doris M. Wolf, age 70, of Owen, passed away on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at the House of the Dove in Marshfield surrounded by her loving family.A Funeral Service will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in O

Donna M. Ploeckelman

May 2, 2019

Donna M. Ploeckelman, age 81, of Dorchester, passed away on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at Aspirus Care and Rehabilitation in Medford under the tender care of hospice.A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 9 2019 at Maurina-Schil

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Captain Lester A. Schade

May 1, 2019

Marine Corps Captain Lester A. Schade, of Abbotsford, Wisconsin was killed on January 9, 1945, while being held as a POW during World War II.  His death was the result of an attack on the unmarked Japanese transport ship “Enoura Maru” – referr

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DeLyle A. Singstock

April 26, 2019

DeLyle A. Singstock, age 84, of Abbotsford passed away on Friday, April 26, 2019 while in Hospice Care at Dycora Transitional Health in Abbotsford, with his loving family by his side. DeLyle was born on February 14, 1935, the son of Viol

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David G. "Butch" Hargraves

April 25, 2019

David G. “Butch” Hargraves, age 69 of Abbotsford passed away at his home in Abbotsford on Thursday, April 25, 2019.A visitation will be held on Friday, May 17, 2019 at the Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Abbotsford from 4:00 until 7:00 pm.

Valgene G. Fischer Sr.

April 22, 2019

Valgene G. Fischer, Sr., age 84, of Colby, passed away surrounded by his loving family at Dycora Transitional Living on Monday, April 22, 2019 under the tender care of hospice. A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, Apri

Elaine A. Peterson

April 22, 2019

Elaine A. Peterson, age 68, of Withee, passed away on Monday, April 22, 2019 at the House of the Dove in Marshfield.A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at Northridge Church in Abbotsford.  Pastor Will Krebs

Charles "Chuck" W. Luther

April 22, 2019

 Charles "Chuck" W. Luther, age 85, of Athens, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Monday, April 22, 2019 at Dycora Transitional Living in Abbotsford under the tender care of hospice. A Memorial Service will be held a

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Gordon A. Knight

April 17, 2019

Gordon "Gordy" A. Knight, age 86, of Colby passed away on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at the VA Medical Center in Tomah.A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at the Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Abbotsford.  

Berdene F. Thorson

April 14, 2019

Berdene F. Thorson (nee Bierce), age 89, of Abbotsford, passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2019 at Marshfield Medical Center.A Funeral Service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at the Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Abbotsfor

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Verland J. Schneider

April 10, 2019

Verland J. Schneider, age 83, of Abbotsford, passed away at Atrium Post Acute Care in Marshfield on Wednesday, April 10, 2019.A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 17 at Saint Mary Help of Christian Parish in C

Ruth L. Graffunder

April 9, 2019

Ruth L. Graffunder, age 85, of Abbotsford, passed away at Dycora Transitional Living on Tuesday, April 9, 2019.A Funeral Service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, April 15, 2019 at the Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Abbotsford.  Interment

Mark A. Schmitt

April 6, 2019

Mark "Sparky" A. Schmitt, age 86, passed away peacefully at his home in Colby on Saturday, April 6, 2019.A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, April 15 at Saint Mary Help of Christian Parish in Colby. Father Joseph Redf

Bernadette Ann Smith

April 5, 2019

Bernadette A. “Bernie” Smith age 62 of Dorchester, passed away on Friday, April 5, 2019 at her residence.A prayer service will be held on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 5:30 pm at Saint Louis Catholic Church in Dorchester. Father Tim Oudenhoven

Margaret Marie Oehler

April 1, 2019

Margaret Oehler, 93 of Mosinee died April 1st, 2019. She was born December 27, 1925 to Erhardt and Malinda (Hinke) Strunk in the town of Johnson, Marathon County.  She graduated from Athens High School, Wood County Normal School and UW Stevens Poin

Esther V. Rueden

March 28, 2019

Esther V. Rueden, age 93, of Abbotsford, passed away surrounded by her family on Thursday, March 28, 2019 at the Waterford in Colby under the tender care of hospice.A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, April 1, 2019 at St. Pet