Obituaries

Helen Krull

NIAGARA TOWNSHIP — Helen Mae Krull, 90, of Niagara Township, died Monday, June 24, 2019, at Freeman Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Kingsford. She was born Dec. 13, 1928, in Niagara, the daughter of the late Nelson and Georgianna (Wellever) Chapman. Because they lived on a rural farm ...

Richard Marvin Babcock

PUYALLUP, Wash. — Richard Marvin Babcock, 84, formerly of Iron Mountain, passed away peacefully in his home, June 22, 2019. Richard attended Iron Mountain High School and enlisted in the Navy at age 17. He leaves behind his wife, Patricia; six children; 13 grandchildren; and three ...

Adelaide E. “Addie” Hansen

MOSINEE, Wis. — Adelaide E. “Addie” Hansen, 87, of Mosinee, (formerly of Iron Mountain and Foster City) went to be with her Lord and Savior on June 25, 2019, at St. Josephs Hospital in Marshfield, Wis., following a brief illness. Her beloved family was at her side. Addie was born Oct. ...

James L. LaCourt

FOSTER CITY — James L. LaCourt, 73, of Foster City, passed away on Sunday, June 23, 2019, at his home. He was born July 15, 1945, in Green Bay, Wis., and attended Green Bay West High School with the Class of 1963. Jim married Evelyn Johnson on Dec. 30, 1980, in Green Bay. He worked as a ...

Eric W. Rowney

KINGSFORD — Eric W. Rowney, 39, of Schofield, Wis., passed away Tuesday, June 25, 2019, surrounded by his family and friends. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobs Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Iron Mountain.

Ruth Jean (Borga) Weber

IRON MOUNTAIN — Ruth Jean (Borga) Weber, 94, of Iron Mountain, passed away Monday, June 17, 2019, at Dickinson County Healthcare System in Iron Mountain. Family and friends will have a time of sharing Ruth's life from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday, June 29 at the Jacobs Funeral Home in Iron ...

Robyn Hillmann

WAUSAU, Wis. — Robyn Hillmann, 57, left this life June 8, 2019, for a better life. She passed on under the care of Aspirus Hospice House in Wausau after a courageous 18-month battle with cancer. A celebration of life was held Tuesday, June 18 at Helke Funeral Home in Wausau. There will be ...

David R. Guth

IRON MOUNTAIN — David R. Guth, 76, Kingsford, passed away Sunday, June 2, 2019, at D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans in Marquette. He was born Aug. 16, 1942, in Three Lakes, Wis., son of the late Edward and Margaret (Orr) Guth. David served in the U.S. Air Force for eight years. After he was ...

Hazel I. Carlyon

ESCANABA — Hazel I. Carlyon, 94, of Escanaba, peacefully passed away on Monday, June 24, 2019, at Christian Park Village in Escanaba. She was born on March 14, 1925, in Ishpeming, daughter of the late Francis and Maude Richards. Hazel graduated from Ishpeming High School, Class of 1943 and ...

Michael Callahan

IRON MOUNTAIN — Michael Callahan, 40, of Iron Mountain, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, June 22, 2019. He was born April 11, 1979, in Alton, Ill., adopted son of Bill and Florence Callahan. Michael enjoyed fishing, camping and outdoor activities. He loved music and being surrounded ...

Gloria Asselin

NORWAY — Gloria C. Asselin age 89 of Norway, died Monday, June 24, 2019, at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital in Iron Mountain. She was born May 23, 1930, in Hermansville, the daughter of the late Carlo and Mary (Marana) Caliaro. At age 3, Gloria’s family — who had migrated to the ...

Gerald Wayne LaSovage

WAUSAU, Wis. — Gerald Wayne LaSovage, 69, died on June 20, 2019, at Aspirus Wausau Hospital. Gerald "Jerry" was born on May 9, 1950, to the late Frank and Irene LaSovage of Stambaugh. Gerald is survived by his brother, Richard (Gloria); two nieces, Jane (Duane) Lombardini of Iron River and ...

Stephen Ackerman

KINGSFORD — Stephen Ackerman, 72, of Kingsford passed away at his home on Sunday, June 23, 2019. Stephen was born in Iron Mountain on April 12, 1947. He was the son of Ronald and Pauline (Alleva) Ackerman. He was a lifelong resident of this area and attended Breitung Township Schools, ...

James L. LaCourt

FOSTER CITY — James L. LaCourt, 73, of Foster City, passed away on Sunday, June 23, 2019, at his home. Visitation will be 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Monday, July 1 at Zion Lutheran Church in Metropolitan. A memorial service will follow at 11:30 a.m. at the church. Rev. Lee Liverance will ...

Edward F. Youngs

DUNBAR, Wis. — Edward F. Youngs, 72, of Dunbar, passed away on Monday, June 24, 2019, at Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.

Nora Mae Angeli

IRON RIVER — Nora Mae Angeli, 97, of Iron River, passed away peacefully at her home on June 23, 2019. In keeping with Nora Mae's wishes, private family funeral services will be held and burial will be in the Resthaven Cemetery. The Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River is assisting the family ...

Sally A. Linna

IRON RIVER — Sally A. Linna, 81, of Iron River, passed away on Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at the Iron County Medical Care Facility in Crystal Falls. She was born on March 1, 1938, in Quinnesec, the daughter of the late Wilfred and Ann (Widas) Brooks. She attended and graduated from Iron River ...

Stephen D. Ackerman

KINGSFORD — Stephen D. Ackerman, 72, of Kingsford, passed away at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.

Dawn M. Freeman

NIAGARA, Wis. — Dawn M. Freeman, 60, of Niagara, passed away Saturday, June 22, 2019, at Florence Health Services in Florence, Wis. She was born July 31, 1958, in Escanaba, daughter of the late Raymond and Marilyn (Cretens) Brunette. Dawn grew up and graduated high school from Escanaba. ...

Michael S. Callahan

IRON MOUNTAIN — Michael S. Callahan, 40, of Iron Mountain, passed away on Saturday, June 22, 2019. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.