Lorraine Ruth (Johnson) Hammer, age 86, was taken home to Heaven on Dec. 7, 2020.  She died at the Continuing Care Center in Grantsburg after several years of advancing dementia and failing health.

Susan Kay (Lee) Jensen of St Croix Falls passed away Monday, Jan. 4, 2021. 

At 101 years old, Arlene went to be with the Lord on Jan. 2.  She was a beloved mother, grandmother, great grandmother and friend.  Arlene was born to Clarence and Christine Nelson on Sept. 12, 1919 in Frederic.  

Nancy L. Burmeister, age 84, passed away at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, Minn., on Dec. 31, 2020.

Scott Elwood Johnson (born June 2, 1957) died peacefully at his cabin on Dec. 30, 2020, with his wife Judy, and his kitty, Toonces, by his side.

Douglas W. McCreadie, age 79, of Spooner and formerly of Rochester, Minn., died on Friday, Dec. 25, 2020, in Eau Claire.

Robert Raymond Larsen (Bob), age 89 of Osceola, passed away peacefully on Dec. 24, 2020 at the Christian Community Home in Osceola. Robert was born on May 11, 1931 to Raymond and Myrtle Larsen (Simonsen). He graduated from Frederic High School in 1949 and married Delores Johnson on Oct. 12, 1948.

Raymond William Buggert, Jr.,72, of Grantsburg passed away from Covid-19 on Dec. 25, 2020 at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, Minn.

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Marcella Emma Fiedler, age 104, previously of Prescott, joined her heavenly father on Dec. 21, 2020, in Grantsburg. She was born March 15, 1916, in Oak Grove, the daughter of John and Frieda (Belter) Meier. On June 18, 1936, she was united in marriage to Melvin Fiedler to which union two son…

Let it be known that Steven L Walsh (Steve) of Danbury sunk his last putt, took off his hero robe and is now resting in the arms of his Lord on 11/11/2020.

Laura Ethel Bjorklund, age 89, a resident of Grantsburg passed away on Dec. 12, 2020 at the Burnett Medical Continuing Care Center.

Marcella Marie Branstad, age 77, passed away Dec. 15, 2020 at Kapes Lakeside Assisted Living in Siren, from complications of Alzheimer's Disease.

Bennie Ray Jensen age 74, a resident of Grantsburg, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 13, 2020 at the Burnett Medical Continuing Care Center, surrounded by family.

Charles J. Gronlund “Charlie”, age 85, of Luck, was called home to the Lord on Dec. 12, 2020.

Bruce Allan Nelson, Age 85, of Luck, Naples, FL and previously of Babbitt, Minn., Grantsburg, and Star Prairie, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020 at Cerenity Care Center in St. Paul, Minn.

David Allen Anderson, age 70, a resident of Grantsburg, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 6, 2020.

Julie Anne Visger (Fry) age 61, of Spooner, was called home on Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020.

Gary J. Rudolph, 77, of Altoona, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020 at his home. Chippewa Valley Cremation Services - Celebration of Life Center in Altoona is assisting the family.

Imogene M. Christopherson, age 96, a resident of Grantsburg passed away on Dec. 5, 2020 at Burnett Medical Continuing Care Center.

Richard Joseph Michel, 84, was born on Dec. 9, 1936, in Spooner, to Adolph and Teresa Michel. Richard went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2020 on his 84th birthday. He was given the greatest gift of all, heaven.

Irene Mildred Anderson, North Port, Florida died Nov. 25, 2020 at Quality Health Care North Port, FL.

Julie A. Visger, age 61, of Spooner passed away on Nov. 28, 2020. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020 at 1 p.m. (visitation 11-1) at Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Webster. A full obituary will follow. Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Webster…

David William Kaufmann age 65, of Webster, passed away Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020 at the Osceola Medical Center in Osceola.

Richard (Dick) F. McKeag, age 90 of Grantsburg, passed away on Dec. 3, 2020 from complications related to the COVID 19 virus at the Burnett Medical Continuing Care Center in Grantsburg.

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Carole J. Althoff of Luck, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020 in her home. She was born in Frederic on March 4, 1947 to Jim and Eleanor Kreutzian.

Bert M. Lener (Mike), age 81, a resident of Grantsburg, passed away on Nov. 5, 2020 from complications due to Alzheimer’s Disease.

Arlyn V. Lund, age 83, of Grantsburg passed away on Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020. Services are pending at this time. A full obituary will follow. Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Grantsburg. Online condolences can be made at www.swedberg-taylor.com.

Hannah Naomi Johnson, age 37, passed away with family at her side on Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020, at Regions Hospital in St Paul, Minn. She had been battling a persistent blood infection since early 2019, requiring lengthy hospitalizations and ultimately open-heart surgery to address damage cau…

Lyle A. “Bud” Leehe, age 79, died peacefully at his home near Danbury on Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020.

Gene D. Peterson, age 85, a resident of Siren passed away on Nov. 15, 2020.

Patricia A. (Pat) Bresina beloved daughter, sister, aunt and great aunt passed away peacefully at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis, Minn. on Nov. 18, 2020 from Covid-19 complications. Although Patricia has passed on to her eternal home with the Lord, the beautiful memories of her …

Frances “Fanny” Nordquist England, 97, passed away peacefully at the Christian Community Home in Osceola on Nov. 15, 2020. She was born to Victor and Hulda Nordquist in Siren on Sept. 18, 1923. She was baptized and was a lifelong member of Bethany Lutheran Church. She attended and graduated …

Irmina “Irma” Anna Sundquist of Grantsburg, age 101, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020.

Laura Ann Hoxworth-Forrest departed this Earth on Nov. 16, 2020 and earned her Heavenly wings as she joined God as one of His Angels. She was 63 years young.

Evelyn E. “Betty” Campbell passed away peacefully on Friday, Nov. 13, 2020 after a brief but brave battle with a brain tumor. She was 64 years old.

Marjorie A. Lee, age 90, a resident of Siren passed away on Monday, Nov. 16, 2020.

Evelyn “Betty” E. Campbell, age 64, a resident of Siren passed away on Nov. 13, 2020. Private services will be held. There will be a Celebration of Life held at a later date. A full obituary will follow. Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Webster. Online condolences…

Irma A. Sundquist, age 101, passed away on Nov. 12, 2020. Services will be held at a later date. A full obituary will follow. Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Grantsburg. Online condolences can be made at www.swedberg-taylor.com.

Gene D. Peterson, age 85, passed away on Nov. 15, 2020. Services are pending at this time. A full obituary will follow. Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Webster. Online condolences can be made at www.swedberg-taylor.com.

Marjorie Lee, age 90, of Siren passed away on Nov. 16, 2020. Services will be held at a later date. A full obituary will follow. Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Webster. Online condolences can be made at www.swedberg-taylor.com.ary will follow. Arrangements were …

Bert Madison Lener (Mike), age 81, a resident of Grantsburg passed away on Nov. 5, 2020 from complications due to Alzheimer’s Disease.

Dale Allen Sicard, age 83, a resident of Webster, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020.

Ione Harriette Muehlhauser age 85, passed away peacefully at her residence in Isanti, Minn., on Nov. 8, 2020. A private memorial will be held. A Full obituary will follow. Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home Grantsburg. Online condolence can be made at www.swedberg-ta…

Wohlfarth, Robert (Bob) G. age 93 of Webster, passed away on Nov. 2, 2020. Preceded in death by parents and brother. Survived by his wife Marilou; children Ron (Sue) Wohlfarth, Rob (Pamela) Wohlfarth, Pam (Keith) Francen, Tim Wohlfarth and Nancy (John) Arbogast; 11 grandchildren; one great g…

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Timothy Richard Stine, age 61, of St. Michael, Minn., passed away on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020 at his residence.

Gordon A. "Gordy" Stromberg, age 86, formerly of Webster, passed away peacefully on Nov. 2, 2020. He is preceded in death by his wife Barb, his parents and brothers. He is survived by his children Lori (Dean) Krause, Lindy (Gary) Neeser, Mike (Cheri) Stromberg and Dave Stromberg; 10 grandchi…