Obituaries

Louise P. Fontecchio

IRON MOUNTAIN — Louise P. Fontecchio, 87, of Iron Mountain, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, at Freeman Nursing & Rehabilitation Community in Kingsford, surrounded by her loving family. A visitation is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, April 14 at the Erickson-Rochon ...

Ann K. Hansen

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Ann K. Hansen, 38, of Iron Mountain, passed away on Monday, April 9, 2018, at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay Visitation will be 10 to 11:30 a.m. Friday at Redemption Hill in Kingsford. Funeral services will follow at 11:30 a.m. at the church. Pastor Ron Wolfe and ...

Patrick S. Korten

GREAT FALLS, Va. — Patrick Shawn Korten, of Great Falls, Justice Department spokesman during the Reagan Administration, died Thursday, March 29, 2018, in Fairfax, Va., after suffering a stroke. He was 70 years old. The son of Margaret A. (O’Grady) and John S. Korten, he was born March 17, ...

Margie Lou Wilson

CHANNING — Margie Lou Wilson, 89 of Channing, passed away, Wednesday, April 4, 2018, at University of Florida Health Shands Hospital in Gainesville, Fla. She was born March 14, 1929, in Brohard, W.Va.., daughter of the late Harold and Chessie (Busch) Robinson. Margie grew up in West ...

Lisa Ann Buck

IRON MOUNTAIN — Lisa Ann Buck, 53, of Iron Mountain, passed away on Sunday, April 8, 2018, at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay, Wis. She was born Jan. 13, 1965, in Iron Mountain, the daughter of Nancy (Ferguson) Gardiepy and the late Eugene Gardiepy Sr. Lisa graduated from Iron Mountain High ...

James E. Hogberg

IRON MOUNTAIN — James E. Hogberg, 81, of Quinnesec, formerly of Vulcan, passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at ManorCare Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Kingsford. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron Mountain.

Julia K. Janssen

NORWAY — Julia K. Janssen, 91, of Norway, died Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at ManorCare Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Kingsford. Arrangements are incomplete at this time, they will be announced by the Ortman Funeral Home in Norway.

Marie L. Erickson

IRON MOUNTAIN — Marie L. Erickson, 97, of Kingsford, passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at ManorCare Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Kingsford. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron Mountain.

Michael P. Butler

NORWAY — Michael P. Butler, 81, of Norway, died Monday, April 9, 2018, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.

Louise P. Fontecchio

IRON MOUNTAIN — Louise P. Fontecchio, 87, of Iron Mountain, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, at the Freeman Nursing and Rehabilitation Community in Kingsford, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on March 26, 1930, in Iron Mountain, daughter of the late Ceasar and Katherine ...

Bonita Joy LeBoeuf

POWERS — Bonita "Bonnie" Joy LeBoeuf, 66, of Powers, passed away on Friday, April 6, 2018, at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Daggett on Dec. 15, 1951, daughter of the late Orlin W. and Mildred (Poupore) Ekberg. Bonnie enjoyed going to camp, riding horses and ...

Barbara J. (Van Laanen) Brown

LA CROSSE, Wis. — Barbara J. (Van Laanen) Brown, 70, of La Crosse, passed away Friday, April 6, 2018, at Mayo Clinic Health System, La Crosse. She was born in Iron Mountain to John "Jack" and Gloria (Mars) Van Laanen. Barbara grew up in the Iron Mountain area and graduated from Iron ...

Lisa Buck

IRON MOUNTAIN — Lisa Buck, 53, of Iron Mountain, died Sunday, April 8, 2018, at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay, Wis. Funeral arrangements are incomplete. The Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Barbara A. Benda

CRYSTAL FALLS — Barbara A. Benda, 86, of Crystal Falls, passed away on Thursday, April 5, 2018, at Iron County Medical Care Facility in Crystal Falls. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Nash Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Crystal Falls.

Barbara A. Ponchaud

IRON MOUNTAIN — Our mother, Barbara A. Ponchaud, 89, passed peacefully from this world Monday, April 2, 2018, surrounded by her family at Maryhill Manor Nursing Home in Niagara, Wis. Barb was born on June 14, 1928, in Kingsford. She graduated from Northern Michigan University in 1965 with a ...

Marlies Wloszczynski

Crystal Falls — Marlies "Marty" Wloszczynski, 74, of Crystal Falls, passed away on Monday, April 2, 2018, at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay, Wis., with her family by her side. Marty was born on Nov. 4, 1943, in Germany. At the age of seven she was the first war orphan brought to the United ...

Bonita LeBoeuf

POWERS — Bonita "Bonnie" LeBoeuf, 66, of Powers, passed away on Friday, April 6, 2018, at her home surrounded by her loving family. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by the Allo Coolman Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Spalding.

Margie L. Wilson

CHANNING — Margie L. Wilson, 89, of Channing, passed away on Wednesday, April 4, at University of Florida Health, Shands Hospital in Gainesville, Fla. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.

Barbara A. Ponchaud

IRON MOUNTAIN — Our mother, Barbara A. Ponchaud, 89, passed peacefully from this world Monday, April 2, 2018, surrounded by her family at Maryhill Manor Nursing Home in Niagara, Wis. Barb was born on April 14, 1928, in Kingsford. She graduated from Northern Michigan University in 1965 with ...

Marlies Wloszczynski

CRYSTAL FALLS — Marlies "Marty" Wloszczynski, 74, of Crystal Falls, passed away on Monday, April 2, 2018, at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay, Wis., with her family by her side. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Nash Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Crystal Falls.