Obituaries

Janet LaGrow

IRON MOUNTAIN - Janet (née Sleik) LaGrow, raised in Iron Mountain, passed away Jan. 24, 2019, at her home in Saukville, Wis. Janet was born in England on June 30, 1944. She leaves behind her loving husband of 52 years, Dane LaGrow; sons, Dean and wife, Lori; Douglas and daughter, Lisa and ...

Richard L. Kirkpatrick

CRYSTAL FALLS — Richard L. Kirkpatrick, 88, of Crystal Falls, went home to be with the Lord, Monday, Jan. 28, 2019, at U.P. Health System in Marquette. Visitation will be 9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 2 at the Iron River Bible Church in Iron River. Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. ...

Dorothy Osterberg

AURORA, Wis. — Dorothy Osterberg, 86, of Aurora, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.

Dorothy A. Person

KINGSFORD — Dorothy J. Person, 92, of Victorian Pines Estate, formerly of Kingsford, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, at Maryhill Manor Nursing Home in Niagara, Wis. Visitation will be from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church in Iron Mountain. Funeral ...

Russell J. Christesen

KINGSFORD — Russell J. Christesen, 96, of Kingsford, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, at Evergreen Assisted Living in Kingsford. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobs Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Iron Mountain.

Mavis C. Hansen

CASPIAN — Mavis C. Hansen, 80, of Caspian, passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019. Visitation will be held 9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 2 at the Jacobs Funeral Home in Iron River. A prayer service will follow at 11 a.m., with Rev. Gregory Veneklase to ...

Mahlon “Mickey” Horwitz

IRON MOUNTAIN — Mahlon “Mickey” Horwitz, 85, of Norway, passed away at home on Jan. 29, 2019, surrounded by his family. He was born Oct. 5, 1933, in Detroit. Mickey received a Bachelor of Arts from Olivet College, a master’s from Northern Michigan University, and went on to touch many ...

Millicent A. Conn

Florence, Wis. — Millicent A. Conn, 91, of Florence, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019, at Florence Health Services in Florence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobs-Lundholm Funeral Home & Crematory, Florence.

Dorothy J. Person

KINGSFORD — Dorothy J. Person, 92, of Victorian Pines Estate, formerly of Kingsford, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, at Maryhill Manor Nursing Home in Niagara, Wis. Dorothy was born Sept. 25, 1926, in Niagara, daughter of the late Ferdinand “Fred” and Olive (Johns) Eckelaert. ...

Anna M. Isaacson

CRYSTAL FALLS — Anna M. Isaacson, 78, of Crystal Falls, passed away Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, at her home. Visitation will be 10 to 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 1 at United Lutheran Church in Crystal Falls. A memorial service will follow at 11 a.m. at the church. You may leave a condolence or ...

Mahlon “Mickey” Horwitz

IRON MOUNTAIN — Mahlon “Mickey” Horwitz, 85, of Norway, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019, at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobs Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Iron Mountain.

Richard G. Steele Jr.

IRON MOUNTAIN — Richard G. Steele Jr., 80, of Granite Bluff, went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, Friday, Jan. 25, 2019, at Dickinson County Healthcare System, surrounded by family, after a long 27-year battle with Parkinson’s Disease. Prior to going into the hospital, Richard ...

Richard L. Kirkpatrick

CRYSTAL FALLS — Richard L. Kirkpatrick, 88, of Crystal Falls, passed away Monday, Jan. 28, 2019, at UP Health System in Marquette. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Crystal Falls.

Dorothy Person

IRON MOUNTAIN — Dorothy J. Person, 92, of Victorian Pines Estates, formerly of Kingsford, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, at Maryhill Manor Nursing Home in Niagara, Wis. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 2, at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church in Iron ...

Kathleen Hill

IRON RIVER — Kathleen V. Hill, age 88, of Iron River, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019 at the Aspirus Iron River Hospital. She was born on March 13, 1930 in Catoosa, Oklahoma, the daughter of the late Alvie and Allie (Underwood) Newton. Kathleen married Stanley Twardowski on Aug. ...

Richard G. Steele

IRON MOUNTAIN — Richard G. Steele, age 80, of Iron Mountain, passed away Friday, Jan. 25, 2019, at Dickson County Healthcare System. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobs Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Iron Mountain.

Bruno Krajewski

CRYSTAL FALLS — Bruno Krajewski, 83, of Crystal Falls, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019, at Aspirus Iron River Hospital. Bruno was born on Sept. 27, 1935, in Crystal Falls, son of the late Anthony and Mary (Lach) Krajewski. He graduated from Alpha High School in 1954. Bruno married his ...

Darryl Herman Schindler

BANNING, Calif. — Darryl Herman Schindler, age 84, of Banning, California passed away on Sunday January 20, 2019. Darryl was born Feb. 20, 1934, in Alpha, Michigan. He lived in Alpha for 49 years before moving to Banning and staying for 36 years. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. Darryl is ...

Russel “Pete” Curtis

IRON MOUNTAIN — On January 22, God started Pete on his great adventure. He left surrounded by his family, and the love and prayers of his friends. His life was one adventure after another. He started working when he was 12, he had 3 paper routes and set pins at a bowling alley, went into the ...

Leonard Dombrowski

ESCANABA — Leonard A. Dombrowski, 86, Escanaba (Hyde area), passed away on Thursday Jan. 24, 2019 at his home. He was born on Dec. 20, 1932 in Daggett, the son of the late Joseph and Anna (Wasilauskas) Dombrowski. On June 25, 1955, he married the former Elmie Lafave at St. Francis Xavier ...