James L. Christison, 90, was returned to his Father in Heaven on Thursday, October 21, 2021.           

Pastor Carrie R. Hamm was born to Fern and Ellen Brady on November 19, 1955. Carrie served the Lord she loved with all her heart and was called home on October 11, 2021, far too soon for all of us here.

Maria Ann Francois passed away unexpectedly, age 46, on October 4, 2021, in Chetek, Wisconsin.

Duane L. Shellito died peacefully in the home he shared with his daughter and son-in-law, Kim and Bill Ziegler, on Sunday, October 17, 2021.

Amanda J. Olson, age 41, of Menomonie, Wis. passed away peacefully Thursday, September 23, 2021 at her home with her family by her side.  After years of battling many chronic health issues, she has joined her son, Bailey, in their eternal home in Heaven.

David A. Hoff, age 90, of Barron Wis., passed away on Monday, October 4, 2021, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Barron.

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Gerald (Jerry) Zehner, age 95, of Chetek, Wis., passed away on Thursday, November 12, 2020, at Meadowbrook Senior Living at Chetek.

Eric Edward Thoreson, age 55, of Eden Prairie Minn. and Chetek, Wis. passed away on October 11, 2021.

David A. Hoff, age 90, of Barron, passed away on Monday, October 4, 2021, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Barron.

Phyllis Arts, age 82, of Cameron, Wis. passed away peacefully Thursday, September 30, 2021, at home surrounded by her family.  Phyllis was born May 20, 1939, in Ladysmith, Wis., to Camiel and Elizabeth Lybert.  She grew up in Tony, Wis., on her family’s farm.  Phyllis graduated from Tony Hig…

Lenora Delma Vana, 91, of Chetek, Wis., passed away on Friday, September 24, 2021, at the Mayo Clinic Health Care Systems in Eau Claire.  Lenora Purintun was born on May 25, 1930, in Chetek, Wisconsin the daughter of Ruth and Leroy Purintun.

Mayo Jessie Loofboro, age 84, passed away Saturday, September 25, 2021, at her home in rural New Auburn. She was born February 15, 1937, in Wisconsin to Frederick and Mayo (Baxter) Fuss. She married Rodger Loofboro on August 5, 1957, at the Seventh Day Baptist Church in New Auburn. She was b…

Barbara A. Prorok passed away on September 27, 2021, at the age of 75 in the comfort of her home in Chetek, Wisconsin.

Darrvol (Darv) Alfred Charles Hedtke, age 82, of Chetek, passed away on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 with his family at his side.  He battled cancer for more than two years.

Margaret A. Hardt (Maggie) age 67 died on September 24, 2021, at St. John’s hospital in Maplewood, Min.. She was born on June 3, 1954, to Shirley and Martin Mack in Manhattan, New York, and was a middle child to 8 loving siblings. As a child Margaret loved to listen to music and sing.

Virginia Ellen Godbout, 76, passed away September 27, 2021, due to complications from cancer. She was born December 24, 1944, in Barron, Wis.

James A. Dietrich, 51, of Barron, Wis., and formerly of Chetek, Wis., passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021 at the Spooner Health Care System.

Geraldine “Gerri” Kohler (nee Schmidt), 73, of Chetek, Wis., formerly of White Bear Lake, Minn., passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021.

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After a several-week battle with illness, John Andy Erb, 66, left the presence of his wife and children and stepped into the arms of his Savior on Friday, Sept. 17, 2021.

Fern Sophia (Homer) Lundholm left this world on Aug. 9, 2021, after a very brief illness. She was 98.5, just missing her goal of living to 100.

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Edward John Beckman Jr., 55, of New Auburn, Wis., passed away on Saturday, Sept. 4, 2021, at the Mayo Clinic Health Care System in St. Mary’s Hospital, Rochester, Minn., with his family at his side.

William “Billy” Konvicka, 54, unexpectedly passed away Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021, while in his home in Weyerhaeuser, Wis.

Hailey Jo Reed, age 16, of New Auburn, passed away August 30, 2021.

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Bernard W. Jaeger of Chetek, Wis., passed away on Aug. 23, 2021, at the age of 87.

John Robert Siran, 79, passed away at his home in Chetek, Wis., on Aug. 21, 2021.

Ellen Pearl Mark, 98, of Rice Lake, Wis., and formerly of Chetek, Wis., passed away on Monday, Aug. 16, 2021, at Cambridge Senior Living in Rice Lake.

Donna Davey passed away in her Chetek, Wis., home on Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2021.

Donald Lester Nielsen was born May 28, 1937, at South Shore Hospital in Chicago, Ill., and last resided in Birmingham, Alabama. Donald, 84, passed away peacefully in his home Saturday, July 31, 2021.

Leon William Jahn, age 62, was born in Saint Paul, Minn., on Nov. 4, 1958. He passed away unexpectedly on Aug. 12, 2021, with loving family by his side.

Judith “Judy” A. Larson, 74, of Rice Lake and Cameron, Wis., passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021, at Grace Woodland’s Adult Care Home in Eau Claire, Wis. Judy was born on April 13, 1947, in Rice Lake, the daughter of Patricia (Elwood) and Paul Larson.

Elsie M. Wilczynski (nee Gillett), age 89, of Woodridge, Ill., formerly of Cicero, Ill., and Chetek, Wis., passed away.

Lois L. North, age 96, went to be with the Lord on Aug. 8, 2021 at Dove Healthcare, in Bloomer Wis.

Carl Soren Hoveland died at age 93 in Athens, Ga., on July 4, 2021.

Debra A. Gunnufson, 51, of Cameron, Wis., passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021, at her home with her family and lifelong best friends at her side.

Donald Gene Sumich, 80, of Cameron, Wis., passed away on Friday, July 30, 2021, at Meadowbrook in Chetek, Wis.

Elizabeth Frances Mares, 85, of Chetek, Wis., passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 28, 2021, at Just Like Home in Chetek.

The funeral service for Wanda Mae (Lenbom) Dahlberg, Chetek High School Class of 1949 and resident of Solon Springs, Wis., from 1959 to 2012, will be held on Saturday, Aug. 14, 2021, at 11 a.m. at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Solon Springs. Visitation is one hour before the service. The c…

Barbara I. Sorensen, 82, formerly of Bruce, Wis., died Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at Meadowbrook of Chetek, Wis., under the care of Lakeview Medical Center Hospice. Her daughter was by her side.

Cynthia (Cindy) Diane Schaller, of Chetek, Wis., passed away at her home on Sunday, July 18, 2021.

Howard K. Lindsay, age 88, died on Sunday, July 18, 2021, with his family by his side. How appropriate that he left this world on a glorious sunny Sunday morning to dance on the streets of heaven with his Lord and Saviour.

Cindy D. Schaller, 70, of Chetek, Wis., passed away on Sunday, July 18, 2021, at her home with her family at her side.

Sandra A. Severson, 76, of Eau Claire, Wis., died Nov. 17, 2020, at home under the care of Mayo Health System Hospice.

Verl V. Verhulst, age 77, of Barron, Wis., passed away on Wednesday, July 14, 2021, at Our House Senior Living in Menomonie, Wis.

Catherine E. Tubbs, age 69, of Chetek, Wis., and formerly of Ripon, Wis., died Friday, July 9, 2021, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire, Wis.

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Jerry Anderson, age 67, passed away on Tuesday, July 13, 2021, peacefully at his newly built home in Godley, Texas.

Suzanna Challyn (Boles) Meilahn passed away peacefully on June 30, 2021, in McKinney, Texas at the age of 78 years and 10 months. She was born on Sept. 19, 1942, to Chalmers Morton and Helen Irene (Zink) Boles in Borger, Texas, and was fiercely proud to be a native Texan.

Darlene A. Solie, age 81, of Chetek, Wis., died Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at her home.

Myrtle Severude, 87, of Chetek, Wis., passed away peacefully on July 4, 2021. She was surrounded by family and supported by dear friends.

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Randy Ronald Bilderback, 66, of Chetek, Wis., passed away on Tuesday, July 6, 2021, at Meadowbrook Nursing Home.