Obituaries

James E. Hogberg

IRON MOUNTAIN — James E. Hogberg, 81, of Quinnesec, formerly of Vulcan, passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at ManorCare Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Kingsford. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron Mountain.

Julia K. Janssen

NORWAY — Julia K. Janssen, 91, of Norway, died Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at ManorCare Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Kingsford. Arrangements are incomplete at this time, they will be announced by the Ortman Funeral Home in Norway.

Marie L. Erickson

IRON MOUNTAIN — Marie L. Erickson, 97, of Kingsford, passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at ManorCare Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Kingsford. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron Mountain.

Michael P. Butler

NORWAY — Michael P. Butler, 81, of Norway, died Monday, April 9, 2018, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.

Louise P. Fontecchio

IRON MOUNTAIN — Louise P. Fontecchio, 87, of Iron Mountain, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, at the Freeman Nursing and Rehabilitation Community in Kingsford, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on March 26, 1930, in Iron Mountain, daughter of the late Ceasar and Katherine ...

Bonita Joy LeBoeuf

POWERS — Bonita "Bonnie" Joy LeBoeuf, 66, of Powers, passed away on Friday, April 6, 2018, at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Daggett on Dec. 15, 1951, daughter of the late Orlin W. and Mildred (Poupore) Ekberg. Bonnie enjoyed going to camp, riding horses and ...

Barbara J. (Van Laanen) Brown

LA CROSSE, Wis. — Barbara J. (Van Laanen) Brown, 70, of La Crosse, passed away Friday, April 6, 2018, at Mayo Clinic Health System, La Crosse. She was born in Iron Mountain to John "Jack" and Gloria (Mars) Van Laanen. Barbara grew up in the Iron Mountain area and graduated from Iron ...

Lisa Buck

IRON MOUNTAIN — Lisa Buck, 53, of Iron Mountain, died Sunday, April 8, 2018, at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay, Wis. Funeral arrangements are incomplete. The Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Barbara A. Benda

CRYSTAL FALLS — Barbara A. Benda, 86, of Crystal Falls, passed away on Thursday, April 5, 2018, at Iron County Medical Care Facility in Crystal Falls. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Nash Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Crystal Falls.

Barbara A. Ponchaud

IRON MOUNTAIN — Our mother, Barbara A. Ponchaud, 89, passed peacefully from this world Monday, April 2, 2018, surrounded by her family at Maryhill Manor Nursing Home in Niagara, Wis. Barb was born on June 14, 1928, in Kingsford. She graduated from Northern Michigan University in 1965 with a ...

Marlies Wloszczynski

Crystal Falls — Marlies "Marty" Wloszczynski, 74, of Crystal Falls, passed away on Monday, April 2, 2018, at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay, Wis., with her family by her side. Marty was born on Nov. 4, 1943, in Germany. At the age of seven she was the first war orphan brought to the United ...

Bonita LeBoeuf

POWERS — Bonita "Bonnie" LeBoeuf, 66, of Powers, passed away on Friday, April 6, 2018, at her home surrounded by her loving family. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by the Allo Coolman Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Spalding.

Margie L. Wilson

CHANNING — Margie L. Wilson, 89, of Channing, passed away on Wednesday, April 4, at University of Florida Health, Shands Hospital in Gainesville, Fla. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.

Barbara A. Ponchaud

IRON MOUNTAIN — Our mother, Barbara A. Ponchaud, 89, passed peacefully from this world Monday, April 2, 2018, surrounded by her family at Maryhill Manor Nursing Home in Niagara, Wis. Barb was born on April 14, 1928, in Kingsford. She graduated from Northern Michigan University in 1965 with ...

Marlies Wloszczynski

CRYSTAL FALLS — Marlies "Marty" Wloszczynski, 74, of Crystal Falls, passed away on Monday, April 2, 2018, at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay, Wis., with her family by her side. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Nash Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Crystal Falls.

Alan Damitz

VULCAN — Alan Damitz, 80, of Vulcan, died Tuesday, April 3, at ManorCare Health Services. Funeral arrangements are incomplete. The Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Barbara A. Ponchaud

IRON MOUNTAIN — Barbara A. Ponchaud, 89, of Iron Mountain, passed away peacefully Monday, April 2, surrounded by her family, at Maryhill Manor in Niagara, Wis. Visitation will be 9 to 10:30 a.m. Friday, April 6 at the Kingsford Funeral Home of Kingsford. Funeral services will follow at 11 ...

Jill L. Hinkley

IRON MOUNTAIN — Jill L. Hinkley, 68, of Iron Mountain, passed away on Friday, March 30, 2018, at ManorCare Health Services in Kingsford. She was born Jan. 18, 1950, in Cheboygan, daughter of the late Willis and Jackie (Gouin) Hinkley. Jill, graduated from Iron Mountain High School in 1968 ...

Patricia A. Barnard

IRON MOUNTAIN — Patricia A. Barnard, 74, of Iron Mountain, passed away Saturday, March 31, 2018, at Maryhill Manor in Niagara, Wis., following a challenging experience with brain cancer. She was born May 7, 1943, in Lansing, daughter of the late Jack and Alice (Hellyer) Dally. Pat was ...

Joseph D. Lindemann

CASPIAN — Joseph D. Lindemann, 66, of Caspian, passed away on Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at the Aspirus Iron River Hospital. A graveside service will be held at a later date, with the West Side Veterans to accord Military Rites. Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River.