Marshelle T. Hunt, age 74, a resident of Webster passed away on July 18, 2021.  Services will be held at a later date.  Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Webster.  Online condolences can be made at www.swedberg-taylor.com.

Peggy Jean (Peterson) Peper, 81, passed away peacefully on May 3, 2021. She had many family members loving her, helping her, and spending time with her during the two weeks she was on hospice at her daughter’s home in Blaine, Minn.  Peggy was a long-time resident of her beloved town of Grant…

James Allen Nolby, age 86, of Shell Lake died on July 17, 2021. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, July 22, 2021; 3 p.m. (Visitation 1 – 3 p.m.) at Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Webster. A Celebration of Life will follow the service at the Sand Greens Country Club (28281 French Rd,…

Forgiving, accepting, giver, provider and a heart of gold! Marsha Ellen Lawson, 72, of Spooner, passed away on Sunday, November 29, 2020, at Essentia Health- St. Mary’s in Duluth, Minn.

Clifford Nord, age 94, previously of Webster, passed away at his winter home in Tucson, Arizona on Feb. 1, 2021.

Vernice (Sue) Alberta Sturm passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 10, 2021. Sue was married to her childhood sweetheart, Gary Sturm, for 54 years, with whom they had two children, Angela Sturm of St. Paul, Minn., and Craig Sturm (Heidi) of St. Paul, Minn. 

Mary E. Koessel, age 90, a resident of Danbury passed away on June 30, 2021.

Michael L. Johnson, age 71, passed away peacefully at home on June 25, 2021. Just like he dealt with all experiences in life, Mike managed his illness with strength and courage. On his final day, he was surrounded by his wife Patty and daughters Michelle and Laura.

A celebration of life will be held for Ken Hopkins, Saturday, July 24 at 2 p.m. in the Siren Park. Lunch will be served. Please come and help us celebrate Ken’s life.

Billie Jean Marie Kozak (aka: Bill, Willard, Jilly Bean), age 33, a resident of Grantsburg passed away on July 4, 2021.

Memorial service for Peggy Peper will be Saturday, July 24 at New Hope Lutheran Church, 685 HWY 70, Grantsburg. Visitation 10 a.m. - funeral 11 a.m.

Wayne Ross Daniels, age 87, a resident of Webster passed away on June 30, 2021.

Roderick G. Hopkins Sr., of Webster, age 97, passed away peacefully with his wife Millie by his side on June 27, 2021, in Grantsburg.

Clarence Lee Mahlen born Jan. 14, 1934 passed away June 6, 2021. Clarence was born in Danbury and grew up on the family owned Mahlen Resort. His father was CWH Mahlen. A celebration of life will be held July 18, 2021 at the Danbury Town Hall starting at 1 p.m. Everyone is welcome. 

Wayne R. Daniels, age 87, a resident of Webster, died June 30, 2021. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, July 17, 2021 from 1 - 4 p.m. at Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Webster. A full obituary will follow.  Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Webster. Onl…

Curtis Marvin Wicklund, 78, passed away on June 18, 2021, at Concordia Nursing Home in Bella Vista, AR after a long battle with Parkinson’s.  He was born to Marvin and Shirley Wicklund in Kankakee, IL on May 7, 1943.  The family moved to Grantsburg after Marvin returned from WWII. Curt gradu…

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LeRoy C. “Bud” Wold, age 89, of Danbury, WI, formally of Babbitt, MN passed away on June 30, 2021.

Donald E. Schulz, age 85, a resident of Voyager Village, Webster passed away on Saturday, Dec. 6, 2020 in Minneapolis, Minn. A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, July 9, 2021 at 12:45 p.m. at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis, Minn. A luncheon will follow at the VFW Pos…

Edward “Sonny” A. Tyler, age 85, a resident of Siren died June 16, 2021. He was a jolly soul who loved his work and was always tinkering with something. He was preceded in death by his son, Davin; parents, Edward Aubrey Tyler and Oris Ellen Tyler; and his sisters, Barbara and Betty. 

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Grant Sunde, age 71, passed away on June 17, 2021, at his home in Jackson Township.

Harry J. Pijanowski, age 84, passed away on June 20, 2021 in Frederic.

Audrey DuFresne, age 82, a resident of Grantsburg passed away on Feb. 28, 2021.  A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, June 26, 2021 at 11 a.m. (visitation 10-11 a.m.) at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Webster. Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Webster. …

Michael "Mike" Ray McCabe, 74, of Grantsburg, passed away June 13, 2021, while visiting family in Michigan.

Joyce A. Kemp, age 78, a resident of Siren passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, June 13, 2021 at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis, Minn.

Steven John Berry, age 66, passed away on June 8, 2021, at the Burnett Medical Center Continuing Care Center.

Ronald Bouchie, age 77, passed away at his residence on June 7, 2021 in Grantsburg.

Joanne "Josie" Miehle, 81, passed away at Ascension All Saints Hospital in Racine on Monday, May 24, 2021.

Anders “Badger” Christ Nelson, age 84, passed away on June 8, 2021, in Amery.

Joyce A. Cole, age 74 of St. Paul, passed away on Monday, June 7, 2021.

Shirley J. Nelson, 88, a resident of Grantsburg died Thursday, May 27, 2021.

Violet Rose Barden, age 92, a longtime resident of Danbury, passed away on Monday, May 31 at Maple Ridge Care Center in Spooner.  

Mary Lou (Woodrich) Moriarity went home to her heavenly Father on May 19, 2021. She was born July 23, 1948 in Grantsburg to Carl and Lucille (Strand) Woodrich. She attended Bass Lake School and graduated from Grantsburg High School. 

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Laura E. Bjorklund, age 89, a resident of Grantsburg passed away on Dec. 12, 2020.  A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at 11 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Falun.  Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Grantsburg.  Online condolences can …

A Memorial Mass for Patricia (Pat) Bresina will be held Tuesday, June 22, 2021 at St. Mary’s Assumption Church in Durand at 11 a.m. with visitation from 10 - 11 a.m. at the church. Her obituary was previously posted near the time of her death last November.  In lieu of flowers, memorials are…

Henry "Hank" Mangelsen, age 80, a lifelong resident of LaFollette Township passed away on Friday, June 4, 2021 with his family by his side.

Barbara E. Berthiaume, born June 30, 1959, passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, May 8, 2021 after enduring a long courageous battle with Lymes Disease. 

Maxine Lindquist, age 78, a resident of Siren, passed away on Monday, May 31, 2021 at the Lakeview Hospital in Stillwater, Minn.

A graveside ceremony will be held at a later date for Renae L. Nelson, age 63, who passed away following a courageous battle of several years of illness on Monday, May 24, 2021 at Country Manor Nursing Home in Sartell.  Arrangements have been entrusted to Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Hom…

Elizabeth J. “Libby” Jeschke, age 29, of Scandia, Minn., passed unexpectedly following a courageous battle with life.  All who knew her, knew her struggle was real and one that she was determined to beat.  Libby was born Aug. 1, 1991 in Minneapolis, Minn., the daughter of Gerald Jeschke and …

Donald Bert “Buzz” Knutson passed away at his home in Sarasota, FL. on Oct. 29, 2020 following a short battle with cancer.  Donald was born Jan. 11, 1959 to Norman and Nancy (Bednar) Knutson in Frederic. He was a 1977 graduate of Webster High School. In 1979 he received his Associates Degree…

Maryann “Mijiikwewish” Morrison, age 74, a resident of Webster, passed away on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at the Mayo Clinic in Eau Claire. 

Larry James Lance of Grantsburg passed away on April 29, 2021. He was 74 years young.