Obituaries

Albert Ambrosia

IRON MOUNTAIN — Albert "Fadina" Ambrosia, 90, of Iron Mountain, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, at Middlesex Hospital in Middletown, Conn., after a short illness, surrounded by his loving family. Albert, known to his friends as Fadina, was born on Sept. 10, 1928, in Iron Mountain, ...

Raymond R. Schultz

NIAGARA, Wis. — Raymond R. Schultz, of Niagara, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Sept. 19 at Maryhill Manor in Niagara, with his loving wife Doreen at his side. He was born April 24, 1936, in Kingsford, son of the late William and Anna (Tappy) Schultz. Raymond graduated from Kingsford ...

Noreen B. Corsi

IRON MOUNTAIN — Noreen B. Corsi, 97, of Iron Mountain, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018, at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital in Iron Mountain. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.

Cecilia Tojza

VULCAN — Cecilia O. Tojza, 92, of Vulcan, died Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, at St. Catherine’s Hospital in Pleasant Prairie, Wis. She was born on Dec. 4, 1925, in Crystal Falls, the daughter of the late Joseph and Theolinda (Zaupa) Cazzola. Cecilia married Roman Tojza on May 15, 1948 in ...

Mark Andrew Bilski

IRON MOUNTAIN — Mark Andrew Bilski, 57, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on Aug. 5, 2018, at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital, after a long illness. He was born July 29, 1961, to Walter and Alyson (Branam) Bilski. Mark graduated from Kingsford High School in 1979 and married ...

Iris “Toni” Hillenbrand

RAYMORE, Mo. — Iris “Toni” Hillenbrand, 91, passed away peacefully on Sept. 12, 2018, at Foxwood Springs Senior Community in Raymore. She was born on Aug. 26, 1927, in Iron Mountain, the youngest of five children of Italian immigrants, Alberto and Lucia (Toni) Santoni of Sassoferrato, ...

Raymond R. Schultz

NIAGARA, Wis. — Raymond R. Schultz, 82, of Niagara, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018 at Maryhill Manor in Niagara. Visitation will be 9 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26 at the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain. Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. on ...

Albert Ambrosia

IRON MOUNTAIN — Albert “Fadina” Ambrosia, 90, of Iron Mountain, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, at Middlesex Hospital in Middletown, Conn. after a short illness surrounded by his loving family. The visitation will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 26, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the ...

Rosalie A. Bluekamp

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Lord came to take Rosalie A. Bluekamp, 58, of Iron Mountain, home, on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, surrounded by her family. Rosalie was born Aug. 27, 1960, in Iron River, the daughter of Donald and Rose Marie (Priante) Pedo. She was a 1978 graduate of Waukesha North High ...

Paul P. Van Damme

WATSON — Paul P. Van Damme, 94, of Watson, passed away Tuesday evening, Sept. 18, 2018 at U.P Health System in Marquette. He was a resident of Eastwood Nursing Center in Negaunee. Paul is survived by daughters, Sharon (Christopher) Van Damme-Hollis of Lakewood, Colo., Kathleen Van Damme of ...

Albert “Fadina” Ambrosia

IRON MOUNTAIN — Albert “Fadina” Ambrosia, 90, of Iron Mountain, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, at Middlesex Hospital in Middletown, Conn., after a short illness surrounded by his loving family. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash ...

Kristin Ross-Martens

NORWAY — Kristin Marie Ross-Martens, 48, of Norway, went to be with the Lord on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. She was born in Milwaukee on Aug. 9, 1970, the daughter of Francis and Karen (Myrold) Ross Jr. Kristin graduated from Kingsford High School in 1988 and Northern Michigan University in ...

Alice J. Linville

IRON MOUNTAIN — Alice J. Linville, 78, of Iron Mountain, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, at her home. She was born Dec. 18, 1939, in Chicago, daughter of the late Phillip E. and Elvie S. (Swanson) Gustafson. In addition to her parents, Alice was preceded in death by her brother, ...

Tom Strouf

NIAGARA, Wis. — Tom Strouf, 81, loving husband, brother, grandfather, uncle, friend and father of five children, passed away in Jackson, Mich., on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Tom was born on Aug. 11, 1937, to Ernest and Margaret Strouf in Niagara, where he attended and graduated from Niagara ...

Rosalie A. Bluekamp

IRON MOUNTAIN — Rosalie A. Bluekamp, 58, of Iron Mountain, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, at the Dickinson County Memorial Hospital. A memorial Mass will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Fr. Raymond Valerio will officiate. Burial will be in the Iron ...

Raymond R. Schultz

NIAGARA, Wis. — Raymond R. Schultz, 82, of Niagara, died Wednesday afternoon at Maryhill Manor in Niagara. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.

Terrill Noel Thibert

NIAGARA, Wis. — Terrill “Terry” Noel Thibert passed away on Sept. 13, 2018 at the age of 86. Visitation will be from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 22 at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Niagara. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:30 a.m. at the church. Rev. Fr. Michael Lightner ...

Raymond Alleva

KINGSFORD — Raymond Alleva, 83, of Kingsford, passed away on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the Iron County Medical Care Facility in Crystal Falls. Raymond was born on March 2, 1935, in Iron Mountain, son of the late Anthony and Edith (Wright) Alleva. He grew up in Iron Mountain and graduated ...

John E. Trottier

IRON RIVER — John E. Trottier, 100, of Iron River, passed away on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the Iron River Care Center. John was born on Sept. 29, 1917, in Norway, son of the late Henry and Laura (Trepanier) Trottier. He was raised in Iron Mountain and attended Iron Mountain Schools, ...

Daniel Tinti

IRON MOUNTAIN — Daniel Americo Tinti, 59, of Iron Mountain, passed away at his home of natural causes on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Daniel was born May 18, 1959, in Lansing, to George and Joan (Hayes) Tinti. Daniel was four when his family settled in Norway, after living in Appleton, Wis., and ...