Obituaries

Judith Ann Joski (Jorgensen)

KINGSFORD — Judith Ann Joski (Jorgensen), 54, of Kingsford, passed away on Thursday Nov. 8 2018, with family by her side, at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital in Iron Mountain, after an eight-year battle with cancer. She was born on May 7, 1964, in Sault Ste. Marie, to John and Patricia ...

Donald O. Boulanger

CRYSTAL FALLS — Donald O. Boulanger, 92, of Crystal Falls, teacher, learner, author, golfer, outdoor sportsman, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, died peacefully on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, with family members at his side. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. today the Nash Funeral ...

Mary Lafaive

NORWAY — Mary E. Lafaive, 76, of Norway, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, at Pinecrest Medical Care Facility in Powers Arrangements are incomplete at this time, they will be announced by the Ortman Funeral Home in Norway.

John “Jack” C. Cootware

IRON MOUNTAIN — John “Jack” C. Cootware, 92, passed on to join our Lord and Savior on Nov. 6, 2018, in his home, surrounded with love from his loved ones and support through the VA Home Hospice Service. Jack was born on Aug. 6, 1926, the son of John J. and Esther (Gustafson) Cootware. He ...

Donald O. Boulanger

CRYSTAL FALLS — Donald O. Boulanger, 92, of Crystal Falls, teacher, learner, author, golfer, outdoor sportsman, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, died peacefully on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, with family members at his side. He was born May 27, 1926, in Onekama, Mich., son of the late ...

Frances M. Hinkley

GOODMAN, Wis. — Frances M. Hinkley, 91, passed away on Nov. 3, 2018 at Friendly Village Nursing Home in Rhinelander, Wis. Fran was born Frances M. Draxler on Nov. 7, 1926, in the town of Goodman. She was raised, attended school and was married there to Alfred R. Hinkley on June 15, ...

Theodore “Ted” Joseph Valeski Jr.

QUINNESEC — Theodore "Ted" Joseph Valeski Jr., 59, of Quinnesec, passed away peacefully Tuesday night after being called home by his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Visitation will be held on Sunday, Nov. 11, from noon to 3 p.m., at Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home in Iron ...

Debra Constantini

Iron Mountain — Debra Marie Constantini, 65, of Iron Mountain, passed away Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, at St. Vincent Hospital, Green Bay, Wis. with family by her side. She was born April 6, 1953, in Iron Mountain, Mich., daughter of William “Bimbo” and June (Secinaro) Constantini. Debra ...

Paul Yeadon

MARINETTE, Wis. — Paul Brian Yeadon passed away on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018, in Marinette, after brief fight with cancer. He was born Saturday, July 9, 1949, in Iron Mountain, to the late Clyde Yeadon and Dorothy Senecal. Paul was raised in Iron Mountain and spent time traveling during his ...

Clark S. Lucas

FELCH — Clark S. Lucas, 68, of Felch, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, at his home. He was born Dec. 2, 1949, in Iron Mountain, son of the late Clark A. and Joan N. (Jacobson) Lucas. Clark grew up in Felch and was a graduate of Felch High School, Class of 1968. He worked for Payne and ...

Theodore “Ted” Valeski Jr.

QUINNESEC — Theodore “Ted” Joseph Valeski Jr., 59, of Quinnesec, passed away peacefully Tuesday night after being called home by his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Ted, son of Theodore J. Valeski Sr. and Carol Valeski, was born on Oct. 6, 1959, in Ishpeming. Ted married Michelle ...

Shelley B. Bowman

IRON MOUNTAIN — Shelley B. Bowman, 59, of Iron Mountain, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. Shelley was born on Nov. 21, 1958, in Grand Forks, N.D., daughter of the late Hershal and Barbara (Watson) Bowman. She raised her family in Albuquerque, N.M. Shelley was a compassionate and ...

Debra M. Constantini

IRON MOUNTAIN — Debra M. Constantini, 65, of Iron Mountain, passed away Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay, Wis. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.

Paul Brian Yeadon

MARINETTE, Wis. — Paul Brian Yeadon passed away on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018, in Marinette, after brief fight with cancer. He was born Saturday, July 9, 1949, in Iron Mountain, to the late Clyde Yeadon and Dorothy Senecal. Paul was raised in Iron Mountain and spent time traveling during his ...

Janet E. (Sphar) Raymond

IRON MOUNTAIN — Janet E. (Sphar) Raymond, 68, of Iron Mountain, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018, at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital in Iron Mountain. Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home in Iron Mountain. Funeral services ...

Donald O. Boulanger

CRYSTAL FALLS — Donald O. Boulanger, 92, of Crystal Falls, died peacefully on Wednesday, Nov. 7, at the Iron County Medical Care Facility, with his family at his side. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 12 at the Nash Funeral Home in Crystal Falls, and from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday ...

Jordan Zimmerman

NORWAY — Jordan M. Zimmerman, 21, of Norway, passed away surrounded by her family on Tuesday, Nov. 6, at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay, Wis. She was born on May 26, 1997, in Iron Mountain, daughter of Theresa Nora. Jordan was a very special young lady, she loved her family and ...

Peter M. Tousignant

IRON MOUNTAIN — Peter M. “Pete” Tousignant, age 69, of Niagara, Wis., passed away peacefully, Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018, at Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee, with family by his side. Visitation will be from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10 at the Jacobs Funeral Home in Iron ...

John Cootware

NORWAY — John “Jack” Cootware, 92, of Norway, passed away at home on Tuesday, Nov. 6, surrounded by his family. Visitation will be from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 12 at Zion Lutheran Church in Metropolitan. Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. at the church. A complete ...

Theodore J. Valeski Jr.

QUINNESEC — Theodore “Ted” J. Valeski Jr., 59, of Quinnesec, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Nov. 6, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.