Obituaries

Ruth Ann Marston

IRON RIVER — Ruth Ann Marston, 75, of Iron River, passed away Sunday, March 25, 2018, at the Iron County Medical Care Facility. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home, Crystal Falls.

Donald E. Constantini

IRON MOUNTAIN — Donald E. Constantini, 83, of Iron Mountain, passed away Sunday, March 25, 2018, at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron Mountain.

Rick Stanchina

BREITUNG TOWNSHIP — Rick Stanchina, 59, of Breitung Township, died unexpectedly Thursday, March 22, 2018, at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete. The Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Albert B. Maurina

DE PERE, Wis. — Albert B. Maurina, 87, of De Pere, formerly of Iron Mountain, passed away on Friday, March 23, 2018, at Birch Creek Assisted Living in De Pere. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.

James P. Liddle

FLORENCE, Wis. — James P. “Jim” Liddle, 87, of Florence, passed away Saturday, March 10, 2018, at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center, Iron Mountain. Visitation will be 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday, March 29, at the Jacobs-Lundholm Funeral Home, Florence. A funeral service will follow at 2 ...

Lynne M. Flanick

IRON MOUNTAIN — Lynne M. Flanick, 74, of Kingsford, passed away Saturday, March 17, 2018, at Bellin Hospital, Green Bay, Wis. Visitation will be noon to 2 p.m. Monday, March 26, at Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron Mountain. Services will follow at 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. The Rev. ...

Arthur Del Moro

NORWAY — Arthur Del Moro, 90, of Oconomowoc, Wis., formerly of Norway, passed away peacefully Tuesday, March 20, 2018. Preceded in death by his loving wife, Frances. Loving father of Kristine (George) Nichols, Doreen (Paul) Katers, Kelly Del Moro, Betty Jo (Brian) Ewald, Jerry (Debbie) ...

George McDonald Thayer

KINGSFORD — George McDonald "Don" Thayer, 89, of Kingsford, passed into everlasting peace on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at the Iron County Medical Care Facility in Crystal Falls. He was born on Feb. 16, 1929, in Shingleton, Mich., son of the late Leon Wesley and Olive Leota (McDonald) Thayer. ...

Virginia Mae Wilkins

IRON RIVER — Virginia Mae Wilkins, 93, of Iron River, passed away Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at the Aspirus Iron River Hospital. Visitation will be 10 to 11 a.m. Monday, March 26 at the First Baptist Church of Iron River. Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. with Pastor John Fish to ...

Lynne M. Flanick

IRON MOUNTAIN — Lynne M. Flanick, 74, of Kingsford, passed away Saturday, March 17, 2018, at Bellin Hospital, Green Bay, Wis. Visitation will be noon to 2 p.m. Monday, March 26 at Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron Mountain. Services will follow at 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Fr. Raymond ...

Nancy G. Nasser

IRON RIVER — Nancy G. Nasser, 94, a lifelong resident of Iron River, passed away on Sunday, March 18, 2018, at the Iron County Medical Care Facility. A celebration of Nancy's life will be held at a later date. Interment will be in Resthaven Cemetery, Iron River. Funeral arrangements by ...

James P. Liddle

FLORENCE, Wis. — James P. "Jim" Liddle, 87, of Florence, passed away Saturday, March 10, 2018, at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center, Iron Mountain. Visitation will be 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday, March 29 at the Jacobs-Lundholm Funeral Home, Florence. A funeral service will follow at 2 p.m. ...

George McDonald Thayer

KINGSFORD — George McDonald "Don" Thayer, 89, of Kingsford, passed into everlasting peace on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at the Iron County Medical Care Facility in Crystal Falls. Visitation will be 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 24 at the First Presbyterian Church in Kingsford. The funeral ...

Rodney R. Shafer

PEMBINE, Wis. — Rodney R. "Rod" Shafer, 83, of Pembine, passed away Monday, March 19, 2018, with his family by his side, at Dickinson County Healthcare System, Iron Mountain. He was born July 1, 1934, in Niagara, Wis., son of the late Joseph and Captola (Bouche) Shafer. Rod graduated from ...

James R. Carefelle Sr.

IRON MOUNTAIN — James R. Carefelle Sr., 96, of Iron Mountain, passed away on Saturday, March 17, 2018, at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center in Iron Mountain. James was born Oct. 30, 1921, in Gulliver, son of the late Joseph and Nan (Wahlfors) Carefelle. He was a graduate of Manistique ...

Lynne M. Flanick

IRON MOUNTAIN — Lynne M. Flanick, 74, of Kingsford, passed away Saturday, March 17, 2018, at Bellin Hospital, Green Bay, Wis. She was born July 9, 1943, in Redford, Mich., daughter of the late George and Katherine (Bates) Bouse. Lynne was a graduate of Redford High School. She attended Bay ...

Patricia M. (Backlund) Hanson

NORWAY — Patricia M. (Backlund) Hanson, 77, of Norway, passed away peacefully with her family by her side, on Friday, March 16, 2018, at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay, Wis., after a long battle with cancer and kidney disease. She was born on Nov. 25, 1940, in Norway, the daughter of ...

Jean Margaret Gladstone

NORWAY — Jean Margaret Gladstone was born in Madison, S.D., on Jan. 26, 1926, and passed away unexpectedly on March 18, 2018 in Appleton, Wis. She was 92. Jean was the only child of Otto and Esther (Schutz) Tommeeraason of Madison, later of Norway. While in school she worked at her ...

Elizabeth A. VanLaanen

KINGSFORD — Elizabeth A. "Beth" VanLaanen, 89, of Kingsford, passed away on Wednesday, March 14, 2018, at ManorCare Health Services. Visitation will be 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday, March 22 at the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home in Iron Mountain. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. ...

Dorothy Anderson

Dorothy Anderson

GAASTRA — Dorothy Ann (Tomasoski) Anderson, 92, of Gaastra, passed away March 17, 2018, in Iron River. She was born Nov. 18, 1925, in Norway, the daughter of the late Joseph and Katherine (Bilski) Tomasoski. She attended the Palatka schools in Michigan, and graduated from Stambaugh High ...