Obituaries

Daniel Cominsky

IRON MOUNTAIN — Daniel Cominsky, 69, of Ralph, died Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018, at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital in Iron Mountain. Funeral arrangements are incomplete. The Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain is in charge of arrangements.

Glendon Martin

IRON MOUNTAIN — Glendon Martin, of Channing, died Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, at ManorCare Health Services in Kingsford. Funeral arrangements are incomplete. The Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain is in charge of arrangements.

Stanley Hoholek

CRYSTAL FALLS — Stanley Hoholek, 87, of Crystal Falls, passed away Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, at the Iron County Medical Care Facility in Crystal Falls. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home in Crystal Falls.

Michael W. Haberkorn

IRON MOUNTAIN — Michael W. Haberkorn, 48, of Aurora, Wis., passed away Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobs Funeral Home in Iron Mountain.

David A. Vander Sande

IRON RIVER — David A. Vander Sande, 85, of Iron River, went to his eternal home peacefully with family friends at his side on Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018, at the Iron River Care Center. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Nash Funeral Home in Crystal Falls. Funeral ...

John Weinfurter

IRON MOUNTAIN — John “Ted” Weinfurter, 79, of Breitung Township, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, at Freeman Nursing and Rehabilitation Community in Kingsford. Visitation is scheduled from 4 to 7 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 29, at the Erickson-Rochon and Nash Funeral Home in Iron ...

JOHN "TED" WEINFURTER

John Weinfurter

IRON MOUNTAIN — John “Ted” Weinfurter, 79, of Breitung Township, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, at Freeman Nursing and Rehabilitation Community in Kingsford. He was born on March 25, 1938, at the family home in Kingsford, son of the late Edward and Viola (Beaulier) Weinfurter. ...

James Hadden

PINETOPS, N.C. — James Warren Hadden passed away unexpectedly at his home in Pinetops, N.C., Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. Jim was born April 10, 1972, in Ontonagon, to Steven C. and Sue A. Hadden. He moved with the family to Quinnesec and attended Kingsford schools. Later the family moved to ...

David A. Vander Sande

IRON RIVER — David A. Vander Sande, 85, of Iron River, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018, at the Iron River Care Center. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Nash Funeral Home of Crystal Falls.

Merle E. Burby

KINGSFORD — Merle E. Burby, 95, of Kingsford, died Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, at ManorCare Health Services. Funeral arrangements are incomplete. A memorial service will be held in spring and a complete obituary will be published at that time. The family has entrusted the Erickson-Rochon & ...

MICHAEL PIENTKEWIC

Michael Pientkewic

VULCAN — Michael “Pinky” Pientkewic, 66, of Vulcan, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center in Iron Mountain. He was born on May 17, 1951, in Norway, the son of the late Martin and Marjorie (LaPorte) Pientkewic. After graduating ...

John Weinfurter

IRON MOUNTAIN — John “Ted” Weinfurter, 79 of Breitung Township, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, at Freeman Nursing and Rehabilitation Community in Kingsford. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.

Norma Louise Anderson

Norma Louise Anderson

FELCH — Norma Louise Anderson, 82, of Felch, passed away peacefully into the arms of her Heavenly Father, surrounded by her family at Aurora Baycare Medical Center in Green Bay, Wis., Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018. Norma was born Nov. 17, 1935, in Iron Mountain, daughter of the late Theodore and ...

Debra L. Deacon

FELCH — Debra L. Deacon, 65, of Felch, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. Visitation will be noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018 at the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home in Iron Mountain. Memorial services will follow at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Rev Lee Liverance will ...

James Edward Houser

IRON RIVER — Retired Sgt. James Edward Houser, 88, known to his wife as Jim, passed into his savior's arms, Jesus Christ, on the Jan. 23, 2018 in Iron River at his family's home (Joe and Joyce Rankin). Private family services will he held. Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home ...

Michael Pientkewic

VULCAN — Michael M. Pientkewic, 66, of Vulcan, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center in Iron Mountain. Arrangements are incomplete at this time, they will be announced by the Ortman Funeral Home in Norway.

Eugene F. Tomassucci

Eugene F. Tomassucci

IRON RIVER — Eugene "Gene" F. Tomassucci, 82, of Iron River, died Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center in Iron Mountain, after a long illness that challenged his strength but never sapped his spirit. He passed peacefully in the evening with his son, Brad, at his ...

Martha Ronnie Venstra

Martha Ronnie Venstra

PEMBINE, Wis. — Martha Ronnie Venstra, 92, of Pembine, passed away on Friday Jan. 19, 2018, at Maryhill Manor in Niagara, Wis. Martha Veronica Marsh was born on Oct. 13, 1925, in Emmet, Wis., to the late Fred and Martha (Hughes) Marsh. On Jan. 11, 1947, Ronnie married Frank Venstra in ...

Wanda Brock

Wanda Brock

BONITA, Calif. — Wanda Brock of Bonita, passed away early in the morning Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, at a hospice care facility in Chula Vista, Calif., after a short battle with a rare and aggressive form of cancer of the liver. Wanda was born July 19, 1937, in Ashland, Wis., was raised in Iron ...

Joyce G. Lindeman

IRON MOUNTAIN — Joyce G. Lindeman, 90, of Iron Mountain, passed away on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, at ManorCare Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Kingsford. Joyce was born in Hermansville on March 23, 1927, to the late Peter and Clementine (Ayotte) Sicore. She married John J. Lindeman of ...