Door County Daily News Obits 20 Latest Obits en-us Copyright 2015 Door County Daily News Wed, 29 Jul 2015 08:33:33 CST Door County Daily News Obits Herald Alvin (Smitty) Smith <a href=";id=21254" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Herald Alvin (Smitty) Smith died Monday July 27, 2015 in his home on the shores of Green Bay surrounded by his family. He is survived by his wife Miriam who shared his adventurous life for 69 years. Also surviving are his children Sharon (Bob) Konch... Mon, 27 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CST Octavia "Tavie" Kollross <a href=";id=21185" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Peacefully Octavia "Tavie" Kollross, 96, surrounded by her loving family after singing "Happy Birthday" to Grandson Matt, surrendered&nbsp; into her loving Fathers arms, Thursday, July 23, 2015.&nbsp; After greeting her husband Pete and son Peter and... Thu, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CST Alyce E. Schutz <a href=";id=21167" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Alyce E. Schutz, age 92 of Washington Island, WI died at Scandia Village in Sister Bay, WI on July 22, 2015. The children are following her wishes and a Memorial Service will be held at a later date. A complete notice will be available at a future time. Wed, 22 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CST Janet M. Nellis <a href=";id=21163" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Janet M. Nellis, 83,&nbsp;Sturgeon&nbsp;Bay, slipped away peacefully,&nbsp;Tuesday&nbsp;evening,&nbsp;July 21, 2015&nbsp;at a&nbsp;Green Bay&nbsp;hospital.&nbsp;&nbsp;She was born in Luxemburg on&nbsp;November 08, 1931&nbsp;to the late George and Dor... Tue, 21 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CST Larry R. Demmin <a href=";id=21150" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Larry R. Demmin, age 75 of West Bend died on Sunday, July 19, 2015 at Aurora Baycare Medical Center. He was born in Kewaunee on April 5, 1940 to the late Fredrick and Marelda (Zuege) Demmin. He served in the U. S. Army from 1959 to 1963. He met and ... Sun, 19 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CST Rudolf Emil Scheerer <a href=";id=21132" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Rudolf Emil Scheerer was born December 14, 1918, in Binghamton, NY, into a family of German Immigrants. He was the 4th son of Henry and Marie (Oette) Scheerer. The family came from Aistaig am Neckar, Wurttemberg, Germany. Rudy&rsquo;s childhood was a... Sun, 19 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CST M. Patricia Pape <a href=";id=21149" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>M. Patricia Pape Pat spent the early morning of Saturday, July 18th, with her husband Dave on the deck of their home, watching the birds and drinking coffee. A light rain began to fall and she wished to stay outside to take it in a little longer. The... Sat, 18 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CST Bonnie Selvick <a href=";id=21124" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Bonnie Selvick, 81 years, of Sturgeon Bay, died early Saturday (July 18, 2015) at her home surrounded by her loving family. &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; She was born March 13, 1934 in Sturgeon Bay, the daughter of the late Warren and... Sat, 18 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CST Doris A. Stoller <a href=";id=21125" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>&nbsp;&nbsp;Doris A. Stoller, 92, formerly of Casco passed away on Friday July 17, 2015 at Anna&rsquo;s Health Care.&nbsp; She was born on January 7, 1923 to the late Joseph and Rose (Rank) Sconzert.&nbsp; On October 16, 1946 she married Eli Stoller.... Fri, 17 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CST Cheryl A. Schmidt <a href=";id=21190" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Cheryl A. Schmidt, 71, better known as "Sweetheart" was born November 9, 1943 and passed away on July 16, 2015.&nbsp; She was the daughter of Cliff and Pearl Delorit.&nbsp; She will be missed by her significant other Ed Koller.&nbsp; Cheryl is survi... Thu, 16 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CST “Dell” Dolores A. Diels <a href=";id=21157" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>&nbsp; &nbsp;&ldquo;Dell&rdquo; Dolores A. Diels, 79, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away at home Thursday afternoon, July 16, 2015, surrounded by her loving family. &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; She was born August 5, 1935, in Merrill, WI, the daughter of the ... Thu, 16 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CST Darlene D. Franke <a href=";id=21110" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Darlene D. Franke , age 64 of Fish Creek, WI passed away peacefully on Thursday July 16, 2015 at Golden Living Dorchester in Sturgeon Bay, WI. She was born in Sturgeon Bay, WI on July 19, 1950 to Mitchell and Dorothy (Mellot) Bongel. Darlene worked ... Thu, 16 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CST Bertine J. Mertens <a href=";id=21118" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Bertine J. Mertens, 89 of Luxemburg died early Wednesday morning, July 15, 2015. She was a devoted follower of Jesus, loved connecting to people through countless ways such as her Constant Rummage Store and crocheting hats for preemies. Bertine w... Wed, 15 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CST Marie K. Hill <a href=";id=21086" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Marie K. Hill, 99 of Sister Bay, WI died on Wednesday July 15, 2015 at Hearthside Cordial Care in Sister Bay. Following Marie's wishes there will be private family graveside services now with a Memorial Service at Scandia Village in Sister Bay at a l... Wed, 15 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CST Herman Neinas <a href=";id=21057" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Herman Neinas, 98, passed away July 13, 2015, at St. Vincent Hospital. Herman was born on January 10, 1917, to Herman and Ida (Karnitz) Neinas and was the youngest of 10 children. Herman&rsquo;s early years on the farm provided him with rich stories ... Mon, 13 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CST Violet (Vi) Hucek <a href=";id=21056" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Violet (Vi) Hucek, 83, Kewaunee, died Sunday, July 12, 2015 at Ministry Door County Hospital.&nbsp; She was born Dec. 9, 1931 in Manitowoc to Walter and Wilma (Senkbil) Drumm.&nbsp; When Vi was eight years old the family moved to the Denmark area and... Sun, 12 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CST LaVerne B. (Sibilsky) Maedke <a href=";id=21044" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>LaVerne B. (Sibilsky) Maedke LaVerne B. (Sibilsky) Maedke, 101, passed away peacefully on July 11, 2015 at the Algoma Long Term Care Unit in the company of her daughters. LaVerne was born at home to Helen and Ernst Sibilsky in Rankin, WI where she sp... Sat, 11 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CST Donald Paplham <a href=";id=21052" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Donald Paplham, age 97, of Kewaunee, passed away on Saturday, July 11, 2015. He was born on July 14, 1917 in the Town of Carlton to the late Joseph and Lillian (Frank) Paplham. Donald graduated from Kewaunee High School with the class of 1935. He the... Sat, 11 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CST Robert William Stracka <a href=";id=21065" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Robert William Stracka, 81, of the town of Sevastopol, went Home to be with the Lord, Friday afternoon, July 10, 2015, while under the care of Unity Hospice at Golden Living Center-Dorchester in Sturgeon Bay. &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; He was born Mar... Fri, 10 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CST Jacqueline J. Smidel <a href=";id=21014" target="_blank"><img src="" width="125" border="0" align="left"></a>Jacqueline J. Smidel, (Mrs. Leonard Smidel) 78, Luxemburg died early&nbsp;Thursday&nbsp;morning, July 9, 2015 at home surrounded by her family.&nbsp;&nbsp;She was born in Green Bay on July 14, 1936 to the late Joseph E. and Emma R. (Wery) LaCrosse. O... Thu, 09 Jul 2015 00:00:00 CST