Obituaries

Florence M. Reinke

CRYSTAL FALLS — Florence M. “Babe’s” Reinke, 79, of Crystal Falls, passed away Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, at Florence Health Services in Florence, Wis. She was born May 29, 1939, in Crystal Falls, daughter of the late Charlie and Margaret (Westscott) Setagord. Florence grew up and ...

Virginia Gard

MESA, Ariz. — Virginia Mae Gard, 86, known to her friends and family as “Mae,” passed away peacefully on Dec. 20, 2018, in Mesa. Mae was born in Michigan at the family home on Gilbert Lake in Crystal Falls Township in 1932. She was the daughter of the late John and Mary (Casagranda) ...

James L. Farrington

KINGSFORD — James L. Farrington, 88, formerly of Iron Mountain and Sagola, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, at Evergreen Apartments in Kingsford. Visitation will be 9 to 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 21, at the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home in Iron Mountain. Funeral ...

Adam A. Haag

MADISON, Wis. — Adam A. Haag, 37, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, Jan. 25. Services are currently pending and will be announced.

Clarice Buehler Kleinhenz

LANSING — Clarice Kleinhenz, 90, of Lansing, went to the Lord, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019. She was born Nov. 27, 1928, in Niagara, Wis., to John and Nora Buehler. Clarice was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Janice Stoveken and Carol Spice; and three brothers, Clayton, Kenneth ...

Dorothy C. “DeeDee” Aman

KINGSFORD — Dorothy C. "DeeDee" Aman, 77, of Kingsford, died Wednesday, Jan. 16, at Atrium Post Acute Care of Menominee. Hansen-Onion-Martell funeral home in Marinette, Wis., is assisting the family.

Shirley Hughes

QUINNESEC — Shirley Mae Hughes, 83, of Quinnesec, passed away Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019, at Maryhill Manor in Niagara, Wis. A memorial Mass will be at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 19 at St. Marys Church in Norway, with Fr. Timothy Ekaitis officiating. Interment will be at Norway Township Cemetery ...

Shirley A. (Walstrom) Furr

MARQUETTE — Shirley Ann (Walstrom) Furr, 82, of Marquette, was granted her angel wings on Monday, Jan. 14, at home surrounded by her loving family. Shirley was born in Aurora, Wis., on April 2, 1936, daughter of the late Albert and Anne Walstrom. Shirley graduated from Kingsford High ...

James L. Farrington

KINGSFORD — James L. Farrington, 88, formerly of Iron Mountain and Sagola, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, at Evergreen Apartments in Kingsford. Jim was born Nov. 2, 1930, in Iron Mountain, son of the late Paul and Mary (Schupp) Farrington. He was raised in Kingsford and ...

Robert (Bud) Charles Moreau Jr.

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Robert (Bud) Charles Moreau Jr., formerly of Kingsford, passed away peacefully at Moses Cone Hospital in Greensboro, as the result of a fall, early morning on Friday, Jan. 11, 2019. Bud was born on April 29, 1925, to Robert Charles Sr. and Laura Swanson Moreau. He ...

Florence Reinke

CRYSTAL FALLS — Florence Reinke, 79, of Crystal Falls, passed away Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, at Florence Health Services in Florence, Wis. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home, Crystal Falls.

Eloise Pirolo

MAPLE GROVE, Minn. — Eloise Joan Pirolo, 87, died Jan. 14, 2019, from Alzheimer’s disease, at home in Maple Grove. Joan was born July 15, 1931, in Stambaugh. She was married for 64 years to her high school sweetheart, Dino Pirolo, of Caspian. It was love at first sight for 14-year-old ...

Ruth A. Beaulier

KINGSFORD — Ruth A. Beaulier, 85, of Kingsford, went to be with her Lord and Saviour on Saturday, Jan.12, 2019, at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital in Iron Mountain. We will be celebrating her life on Thursday, Jan. 17. Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Maranatha Assembly of ...

Anita Echola

CRYSTAL FALLS — Anita Echola, 90, of Crystal Falls, died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, at the Iron County Medical Care Facility in Crystal Falls. Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, at the Nash Funeral Home in Crystal Falls. Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. at the funeral ...

James Farrington

KINGSFORD — James Farrington, 88, of Kingsford, formerly of Iron Mountain and Sagola, died suddenly on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson Rochon & Nash Funeral Home.

Aggie Massie

KINGSFORD — Aggie L. Massie, 89, of Kingsford, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019 at Evergreen Assisted Living in Kingsford. Aggie was born April 27, 1929, in Hardwood, daughter of the late John and Mary (DuFresne) McMahon. She was raised in Hardwood and was a 1946 graduate of Felch High ...

Ruth A. Beaulier

KINGSFORD — Ruth A. Beaulier, 85, of Kingsford, went to be with her Lord and Saviour on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital in Iron Mountain. Ruth was born on Sept. 25, 1933, in Trout Lake, daughter of the late Vernon and Elizabeth (Hart) Federspiel. She ...

Shirley Hughes

QUINNESEC — Shirley Mae Hughes, 83 of Quinnesec, passed away Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019 at Maryhill Manor in Niagara, Wis. She was born on July 23, 1935, in Norway, daughter of the late Emil and Elizabeth (Waeghe) Bolan. Shirley married Dale Hughes on April 1, 1954, at St. Marys Church in ...

Janice M. Mellgren

ESCANABA — Janice M. Mellgren, 84, of Escanaba, went home to be with the Lord, Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019. She was born on Oct. 11, 1934, in Minneapolis, to the late Donald and Alice Clason. On Jan. 11, 1958, she married William Mellgren. He preceded her in death on April 20, 2016. Janice ...

Ruth A. Beaulier

KINGSFORD — Ruth A. Beaulier, 85, of Kingsford, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital in Iron Mountain. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.