Obituaries

James J. Puckett

IRON RIVER — James J. Puckett, 87, of Iron River, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018, at Iron County Medical Care Facility. Visitation will be 10:30 a.m. to noon Friday at the Little White Church in Alvin, Wis. Funeral service will follow at noon, with Pastor Della Rosenow to ...

Cheri A. Dower

IRON RIVER — Cheri A. Dower, 65, of Iron River, passed away on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018, at Aspirus Iron River Hospital. Visitation will be 10:30 a.m. to noon Saturday at Jacobs Funeral Home in Iron River. Funeral services will follow at noon, with Pastor Avery Carr to officiate. Interment ...

Dennis K. Grienier

POWERS — Dennis K. Grienier, 68, of Powers, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday Oct. 31, 2018. Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by the Allo Coolman Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Spalding.

Thelma V. Osterberg

KINGSFORD — Thelma V. Osterberg, 93, of Kingsford, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018, at ManorCare Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Kingsford. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Kingsford Funeral Home.

Mary M. “Peggy” Jensen

FLORENCE, Wis. — Mary M. "Peggy" Jensen, 57, of Florence, passed away unexpectedly, Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, at the home of her daughter, Julianne, in Appleton, Wis. She was born Aug. 16, 1961, in Iron Mountain, daughter of Phillip and Mary (Kelley) Gehlhoff. Peggy grew up in Florence and ...

Allan E. “Al” Anglemyer

PEMBINE, Wis. — Allan E. “Al” Anglemyer, 76, of Pembine, died peacefully, Saturday Oct. 27, 2018, at his home surrounded by his family. He was born in the Chalk Hills area in Marinette County, Wis., on Sept. 13, 1942, son of the late William and Evelyn (VanKirk) Anglemyer. Al served ...

Arvis J. Rhino

GAASTRA — Arvis J. Rhino, 84, passed away peacefully at his home in Gaastra, on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018. He was born in Gaastra on June 25, 1934, to Clement and Gladys (Pelkey) Rhino. Arvis graduated from Stambaugh High School with the Class of 1952. He married the former Joanne Bors at St. ...

Alan R. Monette

BREITUNG TOWNSHIP — Alan R. Monette, 65, of Breitung Township, died on Oct. 27, 2018, at his home, surrounded by his family. Alan was born in Iron Mountain on Sept. 3, 1953, son of the late Francis and Alice (Bednarz) Monette. He was a 1971 graduate of Kingsford High School. Alan married ...

Kathleen “Kathy” Ann Kilpela

IRON MOUNTAIN — Kathleen “Kathy” Ann Kilpela (née May), 66, of Iron Mountain, passed away Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018, at UP Health System Marquette, following complications from an extended illness. Kathy was born on Jan. 17, 1952, in Iron Mountain, daughter of the late Edward and Joyce ...

Benjamin Franklin Bevilacqua

IRON MOUNTAIN — Benjamin Franklin Bevilacqua, 83, formerly of Iron Mountain, found peace on Oct. 4, 2018. Visitation will be 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 3 at St. Alphonsus Parish: 5960 W. Loomis Road, Greendale, WI 53129. Mass will follow at 11 a.m.

LaRayne Chartier

NORWAY — LaRayne J. Chartier, 93, of Norway, passed away Friday, Oct. 26, 2018, at Evergreen Assisted Living in Kingsford. She was born on July 23, 1925, in Norway, the daughter of the late Anton and Katherine (Jackomino) Canavera. LaRayne graduated from Norway High School. She married Arthur ...

Alan R. Monette

BREITUNG TOWNSHIP — Alan R. Monette, 65, of Breitung Township, died on Oct. 27, 2018, at his home. Visitation will be 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1, at Our Saviour's Lutheran Church. Funeral services will follow at 1 p.m. Thursday at the church. Out of respect for Alan’s family, ...

Steven R. Butterfield

NIAGARA, Wis. — Steven R. Butterfield, 61, of Niagara, passed way Friday, Oct. 26, 2018, at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay, Wis. He was born Feb. 27, 1957, in Kankakee, Ill., son of William "Billy" and Nancy (Sims) Butterfield. Steven grew up in Niagara and was a graduate of Niagara High ...

Richard “Dick” M. Roche

IRON RIVER — Richard "Dick" M. Roche, 76, of Iron River, formerly of Chicago, passed away on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018, at Aspirus Iron River Hospital. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River.

Arvis J. Rhino

GAASTRA — Arvis J. Rhino, 84, of Gaastra, passed away peacefully at home, Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Nash Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Crystal Falls.

Raymond “Ray” Walter Plank

IRON MOUNTAIN — Raymond "Ray" Walter Plank, 82, of Iron Mountain, passed away Friday, Oct. 26, 2018, at Dickinson County Healthcare System in Iron Mountain. He was born March 7, 1936, in Crystal Falls, son of the late George and Dorothy (Rosa) Plank. Ray grew up in Crystal Falls and was a ...

Sammie M. Dinsmoore

KINGSFORD — Sammie M. Dinsmoore, 70, of Kingsford, passed away Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018, at her home, following a courageous battle with cancer. She was born Aug. 16, 1948, in Wayne, Mich., daughter of the late John and Eleanor (Corey) Dinsmoore. Sammie grew up in the Detroit area. She went ...

Julie A. Plude

IRON MOUNTAIN — Julie A. Plude, 78, of Iron Mountain, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Oct. 25, 2018, surrounded by her family. Julie was born on Nov. 15, 1939, in Iron Mountain, the daughter of the late Francis and Verna (Moreau) Nault. She was a lifelong resident of this area and a ...

Alan R. Monette

BREITUNG TOWNSHIP — Alan R. Monette, 65, of Breitung Township, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.

Mary M. Jensen

FLORENCE, Wis. — Mary M. Jensen, 57, of Florence, passed away Sunday, Oct. 28, in Appleton, Wis. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobs-Lundholm Funeral Home of Florence.