Delight J. McKeag, age 82, of Grantsburg, passed away Oct. 27, 2019, after a brief battle with cancer, at the Burnett Medical Continuing Care Center in Grantsburg.

Cynthia “Cindy” Ann Beales Ambelang, age 69, of Siren, passed away Oct. 31, 2019, at her home, after a courageous battle with cancer. Survived by husband, Phil; sons, Matt (Mary) and Jim (Cheri); sister, Diane; brother, RK (Marsha); grandchildren: Mae and Valerian; and many nieces and nephews.

Luella Monson, age 100, passed away Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, at Presbyterian Home Minnetonka Shores. Lu was born on Feb. 17, 1919 in Roseau, Minn., to Fred and Esther Nordin. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard Monson; brothers, Carl and Kenneth, and sisters, Anna Smith, Esther C…

Wayne Byron McKenzie, age 77 of Roberts, formerly of Houlton, passed away Oct. 15, 2019 at The Deerfield Gables in New Richmond.

Donald Adelbert Doriott, 91, of Webster, passed away Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, at Indianhead Medical Center in Shell Lake.

Virginia Lee (Ballard) Melin passed away Oct. 26, 2019 at Sophie’s Manor in Centuria, from Alzheimer’s Disease.

Delight J. Mckeag, age 82, of Grantsburg, passed away Oct. 27, 2019, after a brief battle with cancer, at the Burnett Medical Continuing Care Center in Grantsburg. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019, at 3 p.m. (visitation from 1-3 p.m.) at Faith Lutheran Church in Grantsb…

Margaret “Peggy” F. Lawless, age 94, of Danbury, passed away suddenly Oct. 22, 2019 at Spooner Health. 

Myrtle L. Peschong, age 91, of Markville, Minn., passed away peacefully Oct. 21, 2019.

James “Jay” “Hound dog” Verdick, age 81, Siren, passed away Oct. 17, 2019, at the Frederic Nursing and Rehab in Frederic.

Gordy (Francis) Peschong, age 93, of Markville, Minn., passed away unexpectedly Oct. 13, 2019.

Carole Matie Paulson, age 80, a resident of Siren passed away on Friday, Oct. 10, 2019.

Jean Marie Thielen, 88, of New Brighton and “The Operation” on Big Wood Lake in Grantsburg, passed away Oct. 1.

Adolf Louie Schmidt, 81, passed away October 3, 2019, at his home near Indian Creek, Wisconsin.

Donald Enock Wistrom, 84, of Grantsburg, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019 at the St. Croix Regional Medical Center.

Robert “Bob” F. Thomas, age 87, a resident of Siren passed away Tuesday, September 24, 2019.

Joel L. Wood, age 62, of Grantsburg, passed away September 19, 2019, at the Burnett Medical Continuing Care Center.

Marian Benjamin, age 79, passed away September 21, 2019.

Cheryl L. Peasley, age 64, a resident of Grantsburg passed away Saturday, September 14, 2019.

Thomas A. Knopik, age 78, of Webster, passed away suddenly on September 9, 2019.

Cheryl L. Peasley, age 64, a resident of Grantsburg died September 14, 2019. A Memorial service will be held Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 2 p.m. (visitation 1-2 p.m.) at Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Grantsburg. A full obituary will follow. Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor F…

LeaAnn G. Anderson, age 53, a resident of Webster passed away Friday, September 13, 2019 at her home with her family.

Monna Mae Kinseth, age 84, of Webb Lake passed away August 28, 2019, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Duluth.

Judy was born July 31, 1940 to Wally and June Swanson Hederman. Judy lived in Chicago until the age of five, when she moved to Luck with her mother and three brothers. In February 1950, Judy gained a new father and moved to Lewis with her family. Judy was baptized and confirmed at the Lewis …

Brian Nelson, age 69 of Roseville, Minn. died August 20, 2019. A Gathering of Family & Friends was held Saturday, August 24, 2019 at Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Grantsburg. Online condolences can be made at www.swedberg-taylor.com.

Kathleen Mary Barrett-Stoylen, born September 17, 1951, to Robert Eugene Barrett and Thelma Cecelia (Backen) Barrett in Minneapolis, Minn. She graduated from Mounds View High School in 1969. She received her B.A. Degree in 1974 from the University of Minnesota, where she met her future husba…

Raymond “Buster” Hinrichs died peacefully after a long illness on August 19, 2019 having reached the age of 91. He was born on August 14, 1928 in Frederic, the youngest son of six children born to Remer and Emma (Sahr) Hinrichs. His early school years through eighth grade were spent at Spiri…

Marjorie “Marge” McCain, age 78, a resident of Webster died Aug. 4, 2019. A Celebration of Life will be held Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019 from 11-4 at the Round-A-Bout Bar & Grill 7330 State Road 70, Siren. Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Webster.

George “Stub” Burford, of Webster, passed away peacefully at Countryside Acres Aug. 14 at the age of 91.

Brian “Mac” Gerald Macaulay, age 58, of Webster, passed away suddenly Aug. 2, 2019, at his home, after a battle with lung cancer.

Loretta M. Brown, age 101, passed away Friday, Aug. 16, 2019.

Bradford, Robert Lee II Minnesota and Wisconsin newspaper publisher, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019 at 10 p.m. at Abbott NW Hospital. He died of pulmonary fibrosis and pneumonia. His wife, children and grandchildren had all been with him on that day. He was a brillian fastidious newspa…

Jean Erickson Forsberg, formerly of Siren, passed away Aug. 4, 2019. Jean was born Jan. 1, 1942 in Cooksville. She graduated from Stoughton High School in 1960 and married Robert Forsberg in 1967. Jean and Bob lived on Lake Ripley in Cambridge, Wisconsin for thirty-eight years before retirin…

Mary Beth Amundson, 60, of Webb Lake, formerly of Cottage Grove, Minn. and Mondovi passed away Aug. 4, 2019. Mary was born March 14, 1959 in Mondovi to Dean and Doris (Webb) Amundson. When she was 10 years old, the family moved to Cottage Grove, Minn. Mary graduated from Park Senior High Sch…

Elizabeth “Ellie” Cara Albrecht passed peacefully into God’s hands on Aug. 4, 2019 after a courageous battle against cancer.

Curtis P. Johnson, age 82 of Cushing passed away Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019 at his residence with his family around him.

Brian “Mac” Gerald Macaulay, age 58, of Webster, passed away Aug. 2, 2019. The Memorial Service for Brian will be held Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2019 at 11 a.m. (visitation from 10-11 a.m.) at Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home in Webster, with Pastor Danny Wheeler officiating. A full obituary will foll…

Richard Allan Hewitt, 85, of Sun City West, AZ, formerly of Webb Lake, passed away peacefully July 23, 2019, with his wife Diane by his side.

Edna Berniece (Bernie) Ross (Snow) went to be with our Lord July 20,2019. Born 7/15/28, long time summer resident of Webb Lake, married seventy years to Victor K. Ross.

Elizabeth “Ellie” Albrecht, age 36, a resident of Hudson passed away Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019. A visitation will be Sunday, August 11, 2019 from 4-7 p.m. at Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Webster. A funeral service will be held Monday, Aug. 12, 2019 at 11 a.m. (visitation 10-11 a.m.) at Bethany L…

Marjorie “Marge” Ann McCain, age 78, a resident of Webster passed away peacefully at her home Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019.

Charles Ray Altstatt, 77, of Siren, passed away July 16, 2019 in St. Paul, Minn.

LaVonne F. Peterson, age 80, a lifelong resident of Siren, passed away Sunday, July 14, 2019.

Dolores “Dee” Troutman, age 94, of Rochester, formerly of Minneapolis, died Saturday, July 13, 2019, at River Bend Assisted Living in Rochester. A memorial service was held at 4 p.m. on July 21, 2019 at Evangel United Methodist Church, Rochester Minn.

LaVonne F. Peterson, age 80, a resident of Siren died Sunday, July 14, 2019. A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 12 p.m. (visitation 10 a.m.-noon) at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Webster. A full obituary will follow. Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor …

Violet A. Lindemyer, age 91, of Webster, passed away peacefully at her home July 10, 2019.

Bradford Smith, 57, passed away July 6, 2019 in Minneapolis after a long battle. He was born in Portland, M.E., on Feb. 1, 1962, the son of Christopher and Gail Smith.

Charlotte Ann Eggen (Baker), age 88, of Siren, previously from Webster, passed away July 10, 2019, at Burnett Medical Continuing Care Center in Grantsburg.