Obituaries

Jeffrey Scott Kososki

NIAGARA, Wis. — Jeffrey Scott Kososki, 63, of Niagara, passed away on Monday, July 15, 2019, at Dickinson County Health Care System. Jeff was born on Sept. 1, 1955, to the late Joseph and Alice (Polivka) Kososki. On Sept. 18, 2005, Jeff married the former Rita Aderman at St. Anthony ...

James Clayton “Jim” Leonard

MADISON, Wis. — James Clayton "Jim" Leonard, 81, passed away on Saturday, July 13, 2019. He was born Jan. 29, 1938, in Niagara, Wis., the son of Clayton and Helen Leonard. James was united in marriage to Patricia (Pat) Tigges on Feb. 6, 1960. Jim received an accounting degree from Madison ...

James R. St. Onge

HERMANSVILLE — James R. St. Onge, 81, of Hermansville, passed away Friday, July 12, 2019, at home with his wife by his side. He was born on June 15, 1938, in Milwaukee son of the late Roland and Dorothy (Dobberton) St. Onge. On May 24, 1969, he married the former Gail Headman at St. William ...

Kay L. Meyer

IRON MOUNTAIN — Kay L. Meyer, 55, of Fence, Wis., passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, July 3, 2019, with her family by her side, at Bellin Hospital, Green Bay, Wis. Visitation will be 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, July 20, at St. Stanislaus Kostka Catholic Church, Armstrong Creek, Wis. The ...

Sharon A. DeLaruelle

FLORENCE, Wis. — Sharon A. DeLaruelle, 72, of Florence, passed away on Sunday, July 14, 2019, at her home. Sharon was born Sept. 20, 1946, in Green Bay, Wis., daughter of the late Edward and Frances (Raboin) VanCampenhout. She had several jobs over the years, including as a hotel clerk, ...

William D. “Bill” O’Kane

APPLETON, Wis. — William "Bill" O'Kane, 68, of Appleton, passed away on June 27, 2019. Services were held on July 1, 2019. For a complete obituary and to leave online condolences for the family, please visit www.verkuilenfh.com.

Donald “Don” Koller

IRON MOUNTAIN — Donald "Don" Koller, 61, of Iron Mountain, died Friday, July 12, 2019, at the Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee. Memorial services are tentatively scheduled for August 10 at the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home. Full details will be announced. Condolences may be ...

Nancy C. Mettlach

CRYSTAL FALLS — Nancy C. Mettlach, 87, of Crystal Falls, passed away on Sunday, July 14, 2019. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Nash Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Crystal Falls.

Joyce Butsic

KINGSFORD — Joyce Butsic, 89, of Kingsford, passed away Sunday, July 14, 2019, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.

Betty Plasters

DEARBORN, Mich. — Betty Plasters, of Dearborn, passed away on July 11, 2019, at the age of 90. She is survived by her four children, Mark (Joy) Plasters, Clark (Debbi) Plasters, Ann (John) Vierk and Bret Plasters; eight grandchildren, Dawn (Mike) Gunn, William (Nikki) Plasters, Carl ...

Joyce Butsic

KINGSFORD — Joyce Butsic, 89, of Kingsford, passed away on Sunday, July 14, 2019, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.

Homer W. Dunkes

FLORENCE, Wis. — Homer W. Dunkes, 87, of Norway, passed away Friday, July 12, 2019, at the Oscar G Johnson VA Medical Center in Iron Mountain. He was born Oct. 6, 1931, in Loch Raven, Md., son of the late Albert M. and Dora E. (Wilson) Dunkes. Homer grew up in Maryland and proudly served ...

Donald Koller

IRON MOUNTAIN — Donald “Don” Koller, 61, of Iron Mountain, passed away on Friday, July 12, 2019, at Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home.

Sharon A. De Laruelle

FLORENCE, Wis. — Sharon A. De Laruelle, 71, of Florence, passed away on Sunday, July 14, 2019, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home.

Dorothy McCorkle

PEMBINE, Wis. — Dorothy Louise (Hendricks) McCorkle, longtime resident of Pembine, passed away Sunday, July 14, 2019, at Maryhill Manor in Niagara, Wis., after a long battle with dementia. She was born March 8, 1922, on the small family farm of her parents, Theodore and Louise (Heyer) ...

Doris J. Goldbach

IRON RIVER — Doris J. Goldbach, 77, of Iron River, passed away on Friday, July 12, 2019, at Aspirus Wausau Hospital in Wausau, Wis. Private family services will be held. Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River.

Ford “Tony” Sexton

IRON MOUNTAIN — Ford Anthony “Tony” Sexton, 66, of Iron Mountain, passed away Thursday, July 11, 2019, at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center in Iron Mountain. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon and Nash Funeral Home.

Phyllis Foster

NIAGARA, Wis. — Phyllis A. Foster, age 93, of Niagara, Wis., passed away Thursday, July 11, 2019 at Maryhill Manor Nursing Home in Niagara, Wis. She was born May 8, 1926, in Norway, Mich., daughter of the late Enfred and Muriel (Trethewey) Anderson. Phyllis graduated from Norway High School ...

John Norman Pontti

Ishpeming - John Norman Pontti, 82, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday evening, Feb. 7, 2019, at Mill Creek Assisted Living in Marquette, where he had resided since May 2017 while under the loving care of his family, the staff at Mill Creek and Upper Peninsula Home Health and ...

Homer Dunkes

Florence, Wis. — Homer W. Dunkes, 87, of Norway, passed away Friday, July 12, 2019, at the Oscar G Johnson VA Medical Center in Iron Mountain. Visitation will be Tuesday, July 16, 2019, from 10:30 a.m. until 12:00 noon at the Jacobs-Lundholm Funeral Home & Crematory, Florence, Wis. A ...