Dennis P. Thompson, age 58 of Kewaunee died on January 12, 2017 at Select Specialty Hospital, West Allis, WI. He was born on February 15, 1958 in Kewaunee to the late George and Martha (Linzmeier) Thompson.
Dennis graduated from Kewaunee High School in 1976 where he excelled in wrestling. After school, he worked in construction building pole barns for several years and then took over the family farm in1980 which he operated until the time of his death. He was a dedi...
Irene F. Jisa, 94, formerly of Pilsen, passed away Thursday morning, January 12, 2017 at Emerald Shores Assisted Living, Kewaunee, WI.
Irene was born in the Town of Carlton, Kewaunee, WI to the late Joseph Sr. and Fanny (Blahnik) Koudelka on February 10, 1922.
Irene married George J. Jisa on January 29, 1944 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Norman, WI. He preceded her in death on December 01, 2015.
Irene was a big part of running the family farm in Pilsen, WI...
Marvin Henry Staver, our Bapa, joined our Nana, Betty Lou Anita, on January 7, 2017. After 69 years of marriage, ten and half months apart were far too long for him, and he was ready.
A proud multi-generational small dairy farmer and skilled carpenter, Bapa spent 90 of his 91 years living in the Sister Bay farmhouse in which he was born – a house that hosted countless card parties, sleepovers with the grandchildren, family dinners for the holidays a...
Deacon Robert M. Wavrunek, 63 of Tisch Mills died peacefully Monday night, January 9, 2017, surrounded by family.
He was born September 19th, 1953 in Green Bay to the late Sylvester and Dorothy (Ebben) Wavrunek.
On May 24, 1975 Bob was united in marriage with Christal L. Yanda at St. Isidore the Farmer Church, Tisch Mills.
Bob was ordained a Deacon on May 18th, 2013 by Bishop David Ricken at St Francis Xavier Cathedral.
Bob had a huge heart and helped al...
Lester A. Volkmann, age 85, of Egg Harbor died on January 10, 2017 at his home. He was born on July 24, 1931, in Egg Harbor to Fredrick and Mildred (Martens) Volkmann. He married Marion Utter on February 10, 1951, in Egg Harbor.
He lived on the family farm all of his life. He was an active and respected member of Zion Lutheran Church in West Jacksonport. He served many terms on the church council including multiple terms as congregational president. He w...
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