Marilyn Lee Kallman, age 73, of Grantsburg, passed away March 24, 2019, at Casa De La Luz Hospice Center in Tucson, AZ, after a 13-year battle with Renal Cell Carcinoma. Her loving husband, Lloyd, was by her side.

LaVerne Leep was born June, 22, 1925 in rural Frederic, to Alfred and Edith (Ferdig) Gustafson. The family lived and farmed there until 1942. LaVerne attended Frederic school, graduating in May 1943. She then joined the family in Portland, Oregon working in the shipyards for the defense-war effort.

Donald Brenizer passed away on May 29, 2019. The visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 from 5-7 p.m. at Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home in Grantsburg. Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, June 6, 2019 at 11 a.m. also at the funeral home.

Elaine S. DeBrock, 90, longtime area resident of Rhinelander, Wis., passed away Friday, May 24, 2019, at Rennes Rehabilitation and Health Center in Rhinelander. She was born in Lake Nebagamon, Wis., on Sept. 6, 1928, to Nicklas and Lydia (Matson) Abrahamson.

Jody Jeanne Quimby, age 41, of Grantsburg, WI, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, May 16, 2019.

James Bradley Swenson, 52, of Eau Claire, Wisconsin, passed away May 22, 2019, at his home when his heart failed.

James John Olson, age 86, of Danbury, Wisconsin, was taken into the arms of Jesus at 4:15 p.m. Thursday, May 2, with his loving wife Kay by his side. Jim’s spirit will continue living out his new life in heaven, which the Bible refers to as our ‘true home.’ John 14:2-3 states: ‘In my Father’…

Franklin M. Baker passed away suddenly May 16, 2019, at Regions Hospital, St. Paul, Minn., with family by his side.

Duwayne “Dewey” Allen Logeland, 89, passed away at Brown County Health & Living Community on May 5, 2019. He was a resident of Franklin.

Patricia “Patty” Marie Oakes Thielke, age 59, of Webster, WI, passed away on April 3, 2019. The family will be hosting a Celebration of Life on Saturday, May 18, 2019 from 2-6 p.m. at Jed’s Laker Lounge in Siren. Arrangements have been entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home in Webster, WI…

Donna Mae Nelson, age 80, of Frederic and formerly of Shell Lake and Danbury, died Sunday, May 5, 2019, at the St. Croix Regional Medical Center in St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin after a brief illness.

James John Olson, 86, of Danbury, was finally relieved of all his pain, suffering and world restraints at 4:15 p.m. Wednesday, May 2, 2019, with his loving wife Kay by his side. He was born March 10, 1933, in Menomonie, Wisconsin, to Melvin and Ethel (Ekkie) (Steinmetz) Olson. Jim attended a…

Duwayne “Dewey” Allen Logeland, 89, passed away at Brown County Health & Living Community on May 5, 2019. He was a resident of Franklin.

Kathleen M. Olson, age 80, of Danbury, WI, passed away on February 27, 2019. The Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, May 18, 2019, at 10 a.m. (visitation from 9 a.m.-10 a.m.) at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Webster, WI. Arrangements have been entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Fu…

Neil Charles Fleishhacker, 80, of Danbury, passed away Friday, May 3, 2019, at Kapes Lakeside in Siren. No funeral services will be held at this time.

Lt. Col. Robert (Bud) R. Krueger of Danbury, WI, passed away on January 9, 2019 at the age of 90. There will be a Celebration of Life held on Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 12 p.m. (visitation from 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.) at Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home. Arrangements have been entrusted to Swedberg-Ta…

Janet Isabel Shipley Hartzell passed away April 15, 2019, at the age of 95 years following an acute illness. Janet was the daughter of Bernis and Grace Shipley of Dayton, OH.

Jeffrey B. Ellson, age 78 of Webb Lake, WI formerly of NE Mpls. Passed away on 5-4-19. Graduate of Edison High School class of 1959. After 40+ years, Jeff retired from the printing business and moved to Webb Lake, WI to enjoy retirement with his wife. Preceded in death by loving wife, Gwendo…

Marjorie G. Nelson, 94, of Grantsburg, passed away May 2, 2019, at Burnett Medical Continuing Care Center.

Richard “Dick” Faye, age 82, of Webster, WI, passed away Saturday, April 20, 2019, at the Burnett Medical Continuing Care Center in Grantsburg, WI. 

Terry Frick of Rock Creek passed away December 5, 2018 at Our Lady of Peace Hospice in St. Paul at the age of 74.

Richard Faye, age 82, of Webster passed away Saturday, April 20, 2019. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, May 11, 2019, at 2 p.m. (visitation 12-2 p.m.) at Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Webster. A full obituary will follow. Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, …

Choirs of angels sang Marjorie Ann Bryant to her Heavenly home on Saturday, April 13 at 9:45am. Marjorie departed this world with the same grace and gratitude in which she lived her entire life. Born May 1, 1925 in Streator, Illinois, Marjorie was the daughter of Harold and Florence (Ott) Os…

Jane Wilcox, passed away on December 11, 2018. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. (visitation from 1-2:00 p.m.) at Bethany Lutheran Church in Siren, Wisconsin. Arrangements have been entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home in Webster, Wisconsin. Online…

George E. Rion, age 66, of Webster, formerly of Bloomingdale, Illinois, beloved husband of Pamela (nee Heverly); devoted father of Christopher (Michele), Elizabeth (Calvin), and Timothy; loving grandfather of Christopher Jr., Nicholas, and Blaine; adored son of the late Robert and Rose Rion;…

Husband, father, grandfather, brother, and uncle, Kenneth “Corkey” Ramsdell, age 78, of Roseville, Minnesota died peacefully at home on April 6, 2019.

Patricia Lucille “Pat” Kelly, 85, of Webb Lake, peacefully passed away with her husband of 65 years, Charles, and other family members by her side on April 8, 2019.

Janet Oachs, 80, of Grantsburg, passed away peacefully on April 8, 2019 after a long battle with myelofibrosis secondary to polycythemia vera. Family was by her side when she went to be with the Lord. Janet was born to Leonard and Signe Linden, of Grantsburg, on April 2, 1939 and attended Gr…

Randall “Randy” Decker, age 58, a resident of Webster, formerly of Cedarburg Port, Washington and Minneapolis, Minnesota, died suddenly on Sunday, April 7, 2019.

Janet Oachs, age 80, a resident of Grantsburg, died April 8, 2019. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. (visitation 10-11 a.m.) at Zion Lutheran Church of Trade Lake. A visitation will be held on Friday, April 12, 2019 from 5-7 p.m. at Swedberg-Taylor Fun…

Norman G. Flodin, 76, Milltown, passed away Marc h 19, 2019 after a brief illness.

Patricia “Patty” Marie Oakes Thielke, age 59, of Webster, passed away on April 3, 2019.

Marlys Marie Amacker, age 85, went to be with her Lord on March 29, 2019, at her home with family by her side.

Timothy L. McKnight, age 65, of Grantsburg, passed away on January 1, 2019, at his home.

Eileen Mae Lundequam was born November 17, 1930, in Grantsburg, to Ingbert and Lillian Martinson. After graduating high school Eileen went to St. Paul to work. There she met and married Vernon Lundequam and they moved back to Grantsburg. They had one daughter, Susan.

Daniel Patrick McDowell. age 57, of Eau Clarie, formerly of Siren, passed away March 26, 2019 surrounded by his family.

Brianna June Staege passed away on March 24, 2019. She was born to Dwight and Beverlee (Lavine) Staege on August 22, 1975 in Fairbanks, Alaska. She attended elementary schools in Osceola, and Fairbanks, Alaska, and graduated from West Valley High School in 1994. She completed Airline Reserva…

Lee Ann Rehbein, age 76, of Grantsburg, passed away Monday, March 18, 2019 at Amery Memory Care.

William Fredrick Johnson, age 76, of Grantsburg, passed away at home Wednesday, March 20, 2019.

Norma Enger Celentano of Eau Claire (previously of Bradenton, Florida) passed away on the 18th of March 2019 from complications related to Parkinson’s disease. She was 84. A memorial service will be held at Webb Lake Town Hall (3100 Namekagon Trail, Webb Lake, WI 54830) at 12 p.m. on April 6…

Arlun W. Koska, age 72, of Webster, passed away peacefully with his family by his side, on March 10, 2019, at the Good Samaritan Society Specialty Care Community in Robbinsdale, Minnesota.

Thomas “Tom” V. Erdos, 87, of Texas City, Texas, passed away Thursday, March 7, 2019, in Houston. Tom was born March 25, 1931, in Brooklyn, to Louis and Anna Erdos. He grew up in Rockaway Beach then Tucson, where he became a busboy at the Old Pueblo Club until he joined the United States Nav…

Murley W. Wichern, 86, of Webb Lake, passed away peacefully with his sweetie, Sharon Knowler, by his side at St. Mary’s Hospital in Duluth, Minnisota on March 10, 2019.

Leonard “Buck” Carlstrom of Siren, died peacefully on March 11, 2019, at the age of 87 following a challenging battle with Alzheimer’s. Born June 11, 1931, to a Swedish couple, Esther and Andrew Carlstrom, he was the fourth of 6 children. Buck lived his entire childhood in Superior where he …

Mary Jane Larson of Rock Creek (formerly of Minneapolis) passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, Monday, March 4, 2019 at the Continuing Care Center of Grantsburg at the age of 91.

Kathleen M. Olson, age 80, of Danbury, passed away on February 27, 2019, at North Memorial Hospital in Robbinsdale, Minn.