Ethel Irene (Sexton) Clausen was born April 8, 1937, to Lee and Grace (Munch) Sexton. She was the tenth child. She was a young child of seven when her father passed away. She attended Duran Grade School and Siren High School. She was working as a waitress at the Topper Cafe in Frederic when …

Thomas Brian Farrell, 75, of Webster passed away on Sunday, Oct. 17, 2021, after a long battle with cancer. Tom was born Nov. 15, 1945, to Edward and Lillian (nee Rippe) Farrell in Watertown.

Charles “Chuck” Edward Molitor, age 93, a resident of Grantsburg, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021, at the Burnett Continuing Care Center.

Bridget Hope Swedberg, 69, of Atchison, KS died on Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021, at her home unexpectedly.

Sonni R. Lundeen, age 40, a resident of Frederic passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021. Private family 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-ta…

Neil F. Miller, age 85, a resident of Grantsburg passed away on Monday, Sept. 27, 2021. 

Loren Lee Lundeen, age 59, a resident of Siren, passed away on Sept. 25, 2021, at his home.

Harold Lee McMahon, age 79, of Webb Lake, passed away peacefully on Sept. 24th, 2021, after a long battle with dementia. An intelligent, quiet, and loving man who preferred to speak few words but when he did speak it was usually a witty retort or to provide the perfect solution to your problem. 

Margaret Louise Nielsen, a resident of Lawson Manor in Luck, passed away on Sept. 24, 2021 at the age of 99. She was born in Ellsworth on Sept. 5, 1922, to Robert and Florence Bartosh. She was the oldest of seven children.

Margaret Anderson passed away Tuesday, Sept. 14 at the Burnett Medical Center in Grantsburg.

Nancy Carolyn Freeman (Hanson) of Minneapolis and Howard Lake, Minn., passed away on Friday, Sept. 10 at the age of 78. She was born in December 1942 in Crookston, Minn., where she grew up on the Hanson farm. Nancy passed away peacefully from complications of Parkinson’s disease. 

Scott “Scotty” Francis Clifford Jr., age 39, passed away unexpectedly, as a result of a motorcycle accident on Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021. 

Shirley Mae Holmes, age 71, of Danbury, passed away on Sept. 11, 2021, with her loved ones by her side.

Terry Richard Peterson, the son of Glenn and Dorothy “Lucille” (Pollack) Peterson, was born Sept. 13, 1944, in Fort Sill, OK.  His childhood years were spent in Minneapolis, Minn., until first grade when he moved to Fargo, where he received his education, graduating from Fargo High School.  …

Douglas Gene Anderson, 70, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021, after an unexpectedly quick battle with cancer.  

Daniel John “Nork” Torberg, age 63, of Siren, passed away on Sept. 17, 2021.

Philip Andrew Manor was born April 3, 1981 in Madison, to Perry and Vranna (Selander) Manor.  Even though he grew to be almost six feet tall, he was always “little brother” to his sisters, Becca and Betsy.  He passed away at home on Aug. 15, 2021.

James (Jimmy) L. Carlson, age 67, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021, at SCRMC with family by his side. 

Daniel S. Goranson, age 52, died unexpectedly at his home on Sept. 11, 2021.

LaMoynne “Buzzy” Gardner, age 90, a resident of Shell Lake passed away on Sept. 13, 2021, in Spooner.

Kenneth Arthur Gilbertson Sr., age 68, of Siren, passed away on Sept. 17, 2021. A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, Sept. 24, 2021, from 4 – 7 p.m. at Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Siren.

Shirley Mae Holmes, age 71, of Danbury, passed away on Sept. 11, 2021. A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021 at the Danbury Tribal Hall starting at 10 a.m.

David Lee Smith, age 73, resident of Siren, passed away on May 27, 2021, at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, Minn.

Edward L Tillman, age 45, a resident of Barron, and formerly of Dairyland, died on Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021, in Minneapolis, Minn., after a lifetime of health challenges.

Jerold Paul Nichols, age 73, a resident of Webster, passed away on Friday, Aug. 20, 2021 in Spooner.

Edith Irene (Bowman) Peterson, 97, of Luck, formerly of Atlas and Grantsburg, passed away Friday, Aug. 27, 2021.

Graveside service at Riverside Cemetery, Grantsburg, Sunday Sept. 12 at 1:30 p.m. Luncheon to follow at the Fairgrounds from 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.

William Robert Hartzell, “Bill,” age 67, died peacefully Aug. 14 at United Hospital in St. Paul, Minn., after a brief and valiant battle with cancer.

Lester "Kize" Behrends, 96, of Siren, died Aug. 17, 2021, at Indianhead Medical Center, Shell Lake. 

Gary Wayne Nordin of Siren, 78, passed away peacefully at his home, with his wife Genevieve (Bassett) Nordin and two dogs Minnie and Peanut by his side, on Friday, Aug. 6, 2021.

Jerold Paul Nichols, age 73, a resident of Webster, passed away on Friday, Aug. 20, 2021 in Spooner. Services are pending at this time. A full obituary will follow.

Evangeline R. Unnasch, age 84 of Grantsburg went home to her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2021. 

Beverly Mardell Thomas, age 64, a resident of Danbury, passed away on Friday, Aug. 13, 2021, in Minneapolis, Minn.

Randall Frank Trick, aged 58, a resident of Centuria passed away on Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021 in Superior.

Joan P. Kramer, 95, born in Milwaukee, passed away in Edina, Minn., on Aug. 13, 2021.  She is survived by Fred, her beloved husband of 72 years, daughter Kay Kramer (Sally Johnson), son Scott Kramer, grandsons Christopher Kramer and David Kramer, sister-in-laws Betsy Norcia (Dale) and Doris …

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Arlene Marie Evans (Kraemer) passed away Aug. 12, 2021, at the age of 92 in St. Croix Falls and brings an end to a generation.

July 26, 2021, Corinne J. Keeley, 80, Village of Grantsburg.

Rocky Harold Brust, age 64, a resident of Grantsburg, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 1, 2021 at the Burnett Medical Center.

Ardys L. Collins, age 94, a resident of Webster passed away on Aug. 6, 2021 at Regions Medical Center in St. Paul, Minn. A memorial service will be held on Friday, Aug. 13, 2021 at 2 p.m. (visitation 1-2 p.m.) at Grace United Methodist Church in Webster.  A full obituary will follow.  Arrang…

On Monday, July 26, 2021 Leslie “Doc” William Mackyol, loving husband, and father, passed away at the age of 76. Leslie was born the youngest of three kids on Sept. 9, 1944 in Superior to Charlotte and William Mackyol. On July 24, 1971 Leslie married the love of his life Barbara Jean Clark. …

Doris A. Bruner, age 91, a resident of Siren passed away on Tuesday, July 6, 2021.