Obituaries

Helen M. Osterberg

AURORA, Wis. — Helen M. Osterberg, 85, of Aurora, Wis., died Sunday, March 11, 2018. She was born on July 29, 1932, in Iron Mountain, daughter of John and Ruth (Peterson) Carlson. She attended Iron Mountain schools, graduating from Iron Mountain High School in 1950. Helen married Bruce ...

Jeffrey C. Anderson

CAMPBELLSPORT, Wis. — Jeffrey C. “Jeff” Anderson, 58, of Campbellsport, entered eternal life on Sunday, March 11, 2018, at home surrounded by his loving family. Jeff was born on July 9, 1959 in Niagara, Wis., the son of the late Donald and Bonnie Anderson. He graduated from Niagara ...

James R. Anderson

CRYSTAL FALLS — James R. “Jim” Anderson, 86 of 398 Lind Road., Crystal Falls, went home to his Lord and Savior, Jesus, on Thursday, March 8, 2018, at Aspirus Iron River Hospital. The visitation will be held on Saturday, March 17 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon at the United Lutheran Church in ...

Barbara R. Sandberg

KINGSFORD — Barbara R. Sandberg, 81, of Kingsford, died Friday, March 9, 2018, at ManorCare Health Services, following a long battle with leukemia. She was born on Feb. 27, 1937, in Hibbing, Minn., daughter of the late Ernest and Hazel (Connor) Nigra. Barbara graduated from Hibbing High ...

Muriel Gallino

NORWAY — Muriel “Toots” Gallino, 97, of Norway, died Friday, March 9, 2018, at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay, Wis. She was born in Norway on March 29, 1920, daughter of the late Henry and Gertrude (Peterson) Smith. Toots graduated from Norway High School in 1938. She married Victor ...

Elva E. Puckett

ALVIN, Wis. — Elva E. Puckett, 85, of Alvin, passed away on Sunday, March 11, 2018, at her home. Elva was born July 16, 1932, in Alvin, daughter of the late Byrd and Mary (Morrison) Day. She attended the Elvoy School. Elva married Herman Puckett on May 22, 1948, in Alvin, and returned ...

James R. Anderson

CRYSTAL FALLS — James R. “Jim” Anderson, 86, of 398 Lind Road., Crystal Falls, went home to his Lord and Savior Jesus, on Thursday, March 8, 2018, at Aspirus Iron River Hospital. He was born on July 29, 1931, in Richmond, Ind., son of the late Albert R. and Mary (Groop) Anderson. He ...

Sharon Smokovitz

SHEBOYGAN FALLS, Wis. — Sharon Ann Smokovitz, 71, of Sheboygan Falls, passed away late Sunday evening, March 11, 2018, at Rocky Knoll Health Care Facility in Plymouth, Wis., where she had been a resident for the past two years. She was born on June 12, 1946, in Norway, a daughter of the ...

David T. Hybarger

NORWAY — David T. Hybarger, 65, of Norway, passed away Saturday, March 10, 2018, at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.

Kenneth S. Osterberg

AURORA, Wis. — Kenneth S. Osterberg, 86, of Aurora, passed away Monday, March 12, 2018, at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center in Iron Mountain. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain.

Wayne M. Lowis

NIAGARA, Wis. — Wayne M. Lowis, 85, formerly of Niagara, passed away March 9, 2018, at Crossroads Care Center in Kenosha, Wis. Wayne was born March 15, 1932, in Marinette County, Wis., to Mark and Clara Lowis. He married the former Aileen Cardinal on Oct. 7, 1950, in Niagara. Wayne and ...

Elizabeth M. Parolini

IRON MOUNTAIN — Elizabeth M. Parolini, 103, of Iron Mountain, formerly of Las Vegas, passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2018, with her daughter and son-in-law, Mary and Jerry Romitti at her side. She was born on Oct. 22, 1914, in Marshfield, Mo., daughter of the late John and Adelina ...

James R. Anderson

CRYSTAL FALLS — James R. "Jim" Anderson, 86 of 398 Lind Rd., Crystal Falls, passed away on Thursday, March 8, 2018, at Aspirus Iron River Hospital. He was born July 29, 1931, in Richmond, Ind., son of the late Albert R. and Mary (Groop) Anderson. He moved to this area as a teenager, ...

Muriel J. Gallino

NORWAY — Muriel “Toots” Gallino, 97, of Norway, died Friday, March 9, 2018, at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay, Wis. Visitation will be 10 a.m. to noon Friday, March 16 at St. Marys Church in Norway. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at noon Friday the church, with Fr. ...

James P. Liddle

FLORENCE, Wis. — James P. Liddle, 87, of Florence, passed away Saturday, March 10, 2018, at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center in Iron Mountain. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Jacobs-Lundholm Funeral Home, Florence.

Lucille B. Marcell

NORWAY — Lucille B. Marcel, 101, of Norway, died Friday, March 9, 2018, at Evergreen Meadows Assisted Living in Norway. A memorial Mass will be celebrated in the spring. Arrangements are incomplete at this time, they will be announced by the Ortman Funeral Home in Norway.

Dr. Robert J. Trethewey

IRON MOUNTAIN — Dr. Robert J. Trethewey, DO, 69, of Iron Mountain, passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 8, 2018, at his home following an illness. He was born Nov. 7, 1948, in Kansas City, Mo., son of the late Robert and Connie (Proctor) Trethewey. Following high school, Bob attended ...

Dean “Dino” Arcand

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Dean “Dino” L. Arcand, 52, Town of Scott, died on March 8, 2018, following a long battle with ALS. Born on Jan. 19, 1966, in Crystal Falls, he is the son of Lawrence and the late Jean (Nettell) Arcand. Dean graduated from Forest Park High School, where he excelled in ...

Barbara R. Sandberg

KINGSFORD — Barbara R. Sandberg, 81, of Kingsford, died Friday, March 9, 2018, at ManorCare Health Services, following a long battle with leukemia. Funeral arrangements are incomplete. The Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

David P. Ross

ARBOR VITAE, Wis. — David P. Ross, 58, of Arbor Vitae, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, March 7, 2018, at his home. Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Wednesday, March 14 at the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River. Funeral services will follow at 1 p.m. at St. Agnes Catholic ...