Obituaries

Gerald J. DeJuliannie

LANSING — Gerald J. DeJuliannie, 82, passed away Monday, Jan. 7, 2019. He was born May 4, 1936, in Iron Mountain, to Alfred and Virginia DeJuliannie. Gerald was a graduate of Iron Mountain High School and Northern Michigan University. He proudly served in the U.S. Army and was active with the ...

Daniel L. “Dan” Lantagne

NIAGARA, Wis. — Daniel L. “Dan” Lantagne, 79, of Niagara, passed away Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, at his home. He was born June 24, 1939, in Niagara, son of the late Mitchell and Clarice (Bourassa) Lantagne. Dan graduated from Niagara High School, Class of 1961. After graduation he went to ...

Patricia A. (Coopman) Sydmark

IRON MOUNTAIN — Patricia A. (Coopman) Sydmark, 79, of Iron Mountain, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay, Wis. Patricia was born on Aug. 7, 1939, daughter of Catherine (Rodman) Lesandrini and the late Louis Lesandrini Sr. She graduated from Kingsford High ...

Joyce Lynn “Joy” (Gerstner) McCole

SAGOLA — Joyce Lynn "Joy" (Gerstner) McCole, 58, of Sagola, passed away Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, after a courageous five-year battle with cancer. Joy was born May 12, 1960, to the late Edward and Isabell Gerstner of Sagola. She is survived by her fiance, Rodney Stroud; one daughter, ...

Glenn J. Butterfield

IRON MOUNTAIN — Glenn J. Butterfield, 82, of Iron Mountain, passed away peacefully on Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, at his home. Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11 at the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home in Iron Mountain. A celebration of life service will follow at 1 ...

Beatrice A. Brozovich

CRYSTAL FALLS — Beatrice A. Brozovich, 94, of Iron River, formally of Kingsford, passed away on Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, at Aspirus Hospital of Iron River. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home.

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. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Nash Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Crystal Falls.

Karen Scheffler

CRYSTAL FALLS — Karen Scheffler, 64, of Crystal Falls, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, at ManorCare Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Kingsford. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home.

William J. Hendrickson

AURORA, Wis. — William J. Hendrickson, 80, of Aurora, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019, at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay, Wis. Private family services will be held. The family has entrusted the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain with the arrangements.

Jacob “Jake” Kenneth Pedrotti

IRON MOUNTAIN — Jacob “Jake” Kenneth Pedrotti, 22, of Norway, passed away Friday, Jan. 4, 2019. He was born on April 18, 1996, in Iron Mountain, son of Thomas Pedrotti and Rhonda Process. Jake grew up in Norway. He attended Norway and Niagara High Schools. He Graduated from Niagara High ...

Betty A. Moddie

IRON MOUNTAIN — Betty A. Moddie, 88, of Quinnesec, passed away Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019, at ManorCare Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Kingsford. She was born on Aug. 5, 1930, in DePere, Wis., daughter of the late Cornelius and Agnes (Martin) VanHogen. Betty grew up in DePere, Wis., and ...

Daniel Lantagne

NIAGARA, Wis. — Daniel Lantagne, 79, of Niagara, passed away Monday, Jan. 7, 2019. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Jacobs Funeral Home and Crematory, Niagara Chapel.

Patricia Sydmark

IRON MOUNTAIN — Patricia Sydmark, 79, of Iron Mountain passed away on Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay, Wis. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home.

Glenn J. Butterfield

IRON MOUNTAIN — Glenn J. Butterfield, 82, of Iron Mountain, passed away on Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.

Sandra LaFlamme-Verbos

KINGSFORD — Sandra Kay LaFlamme-Verbos, 61, of Kingsford and formerly of Munising, died peacefully on Saturday morning, Jan. 5, 2019, at the Dickinson County Healthcare System in Iron Mountain, following a courageous two-year battle with peritoneal cancer. She was born on Dec. 9, 1957, in ...

Jacob Pedrotti

IRON MOUNTAIN — Jacob “Jake” Kenneth Pedrotti, 22, of Norway, passed away Friday, Jan. 4, 2019. Visitation will be 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10 at the Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron Mountain. A celebration of Jake’s life will follow Thursday at the funeral home. Rev. James Danielson ...

Betty A. Moddie

IRON MOUNTAIN — Betty A. Moddie, 89, of Quinnesec, passed away Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019, at ManorCare Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Kingsford. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobs Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Iron Mountain.

Edward Gordon

NIAGARA, Wis. — Edward Gordon, 76, of Niagara, passed away Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, at St. Vincent Hospital, Green Bay, Wis. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobs Funeral Homes and Crematory, Niagara Chapel.

Sharon D. LaVigne

KINGSFORD — Sharon D. LaVigne, 71, of Kingsford, passed away Dec. 19, 2018, at Freeman Nursing & Rehabilitation Community in Kingsford. Sharon was born Oct. 22, 1947, to the late Benjamin and Laura (Keller) Killarney. Sharon had a successful nursing career and in her later years enjoyed ...

William M. Conery

WAUTOMA, Wis. — William M. Conery, 93, died Dec. 26, 2018, in Wautoma. He was born Nov. 6, 1925, in Iron Mountain to the late William and Mary (Alleva) Conery. He attended Iron Mountain School and then entered the U.S. Navy. After being discharged, he moved around, following his love of ...