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Gene C. Peterson, age 87, passed away Sunday, May 23, 2021, at Colfax Health and Rehabilitation Center peacefully while surrounded by family.

Kenneth Richard Abrahamson, born Dec. 13, 1955, of Barron County, Wis., died at the age of 64 on May 25, 2020, in St. Petersburg, Fla.

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Richard Allen Knoll, age 63, of Rice Lake, Wis., passed away on May 12, 2021, due to a motorcycle accident.

Ruby Arlene Riewestahl, age 95, of the town of Sioux Creek, rural Chetek, Wis., died Monday, May 17, 2021, at her home.

Nathaniel S. Bull, age 24, of Barron, Wis., died Saturday, May 8, 2021, in the Town of Stanley, rural Cameron, Wis.

Mara Anne Hoffner, passed away suddenly on Sunday, May 2, 2021. She was 13 years old.

Myron “Iron Mike” Orton, 82, of Chetek, Wis., passed away on Friday afternoon April 30, 2021, at his home.

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Carol Joy Vogel, age 87, passed away Friday, April 30, 2021, at the Cumberland Care and Rehab in Cumberland, Wis.

Gerald D. “Jerry” Loken, Sr., age 85, of Chetek, Wis., and formerly of Turtle Lake, Wis. died Monday, April 26, 2021, at his home.

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Timothy E. Slayton, age 60, of Cameron, Wis. died Wednesday, April 28, 2021, at Marshfield Medical Center in Rice Lake, Wis.

Cheryl Ann Curtis, 63, of Chetek, Wis., was called to her Heavenly Home on April 25, 2021, at the Meadowbrook of Chetek nursing home, with her sister, Terri, and aunt, Judy, by her side to comfort her on her journey.

Vernoid Oscar Hoveland, 96, of Colfax, Wis., passed away on Thursday, April 22, 2021, at the Colfax Health & Rehabilitation Center, in Colfax.

A memorial will be held Friday, April 30, for Lois A. Elwood–Lindholm (nee Johnson), of Mukwonago, Wis.

William Roy Ebbert Jr., 88, of Chetek, Wis., passed away April 19, 2021, at the Mayo Clinic Health System-Northland, in Barron, Wis.

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Deborah K. (Schwede) Knuttila, age 63, of Chetek, Wis., passed away on Tuesday, April 6, 2021, at Sacred Heart Hospital, in Eau Claire, Wis., surrounded by her family. Deb was born to Gerald and Arlene Schwede on April 9, 1957, in Eau Claire, and resided most of her life in Altoona, Wis.

Milford Newman, age 91, completed his journey on earth and went to live with our Lord on April 5, 2021.

David L. Skoug, 83, of Lincoln, Neb., passed away peacefully on March 25, 2021.

Ardell H. (Abrahamson) Branville, age 87, passed away peacefully on Feb. 12, 2021, at her home in New Auburn.

Rosalie A. (Shager) Koschkee, 76, of Fitchberg, Wis., passed way on Sunday, March 14, 2021, at her home. She fought a very brave battle with ALS until the very end, and she is now at peace with God.

Almar “Junior” Larson, age 93, of Rice Lake, Wis., died Tuesday, March 30, 2021, at Dove Healthcare in Rice Lake.

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Ideen Parks, 96, of Oxford, Wis., (formerly of Chetek, Wis.) passed away peacefully at her daughter’s home on Saturday, March 27, 2021.

Mikell “Mike” Shalaine Siepierski, died on March 24, 2021. She was born on March 30, 1956.

Wilfred John Berning, 97, of Hinsdale, Ill., formerly of the area of Chetek, Wis., passed away peacefully at home with his family on Wednesday, March 24, 2021.

Adeline Louise Poirier of Chetek, Wis., passed away on Friday, March 26, 2021.

Loren C. Horton, 95, passed away March 18, 2021, at Meadowbrook in Chetek, Wis., with hospice.

Ella M. Waterhouse, 88, passed away unexpectedly on March 21, 2021 in Chetek, Wis.

Scott Davis, 59, of Chetek, Wis., passed away on March 15, 2021, at the Mayo Clinic Health Care System, in Eau Claire, Wis.

Jerry David DeVoss, 74, of Chetek, Wis., passed away on Friday, March 19, 2021, at his home in Dovre Township, Barron County, Wis.

Scott B. Davis, 59, of Chetek, Wis., passed away on Monday, March 15, 2021, at the Mayo Clinic Health Care System in Eau Claire, Wis.

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Sandra Sue Springer, 79, of Fall Creek, Wis., passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 2, 2021, at Oakwood Health Services in Altoona, Wis.

Patricia Louise Perusky passed away on March 6, 2021, at the Marshfield Medical Center in Eau Claire, Wis.

Darrell K. Dowden, 88, of Fairchild, Wis., passed away Sunday, March 7, 2021, at Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire, Wis. He was born in Mondovi, Wis., Sept. 16, 1932, the son of Della (Heinsohn) and Fred Dowden.

Carol R. Dodge, 78, passed away Friday, Feb. 26, 2021, in St. Augustine, Fla.

Charlotte A. Ager, long time resident of Chetek, Wis., died Monday, March 1, 2021, at Country Terrace Care Partners Assisted Living in Bloomer, Wis.

On March 5, 2021, Merlin  “Butch” Alvin Meitner began his day like he usually did: prayer, coffee and looking into the face of the love of his life, Cinda Lee Meitner (nee Kemper), his wife of 48 years.

Kevin Everett Rhodes died at Azura Memory Care, in Beloit, Wis., on Feb. 26, 2021.

Janet Irene Tomas, 69, of Chetek, Wis., went to be with her Lord and Saviour on Feb. 27, 2021, after a long battle with a neurological disease.

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Wendell R. Stone passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021, from complications of leukemia and COPD.

Long-time resident and resort owner, Marilyne Mackowiak of Chetek, Wis., passed away peacefully on Feb. 16, 2021, at Oak Park Place, of Burlington, Wis., at the age of 84.

William John Howie, 78, of Chippewa Falls, Wis., died Sunday, Feb. 14, 2021, at the Wisconsin Veterans Home at Chippewa Falls.

Lorraine Schlueter, 89, of Chetek, Wis., passed away on Sunday morning Jan. 31, 2021, at her daughter’s home in Chetek.

Steven Mitchell Peterson, 67, of Chetek, Wis., passed away Feb. 11, 2021, at his home with his wife Laura (Laurie) at his side.

Ardell H. (Abrahamson) Branville passed away peacefully Feb. 12, 2021, at her home in New Auburn, Wis.

Donald Wayne Novak, 67, of Chetek, Wis., passed away suddenly, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021.

Lauren J. Nashlund, age 81, formerly of Chetek, Wis., died Monday, Feb. 1, 2021, at Barron Care and Rehab.

Carol “Caroline” Frances Foster went home to Jesus on Feb. 4, 2021.

Phyllis Evangeline (“Lena”) Jacobson (nee Naslund) was freed from this earth on Jan. 22, 2021, at age 91, following a lengthy illness.

Stephen Cauldwell Snyder, 66, of Cameron, Wis., was called to his Heavenly Home on Jan. 31, 2021, at Barron Care & Rehab. He was born Nov. 28, 1954, in Sullivan, Ind., to William “Bill” and Betty (Cauldwell) Snyder, was raised in Sullivan, and graduated from Sullivan High School in 1973.