Hirsch, Win Steven

LAKE ARROWHEAD, CALIF. - Win Hirschdied suddenly and unexpectedly at age 59, at his home in Lake Arrowhead,Calif., on May 3, 2009.

He was born in Wausau on Dec. 27, 1949.Win loved being involved with Jon' s sports, being home with hisfamily, dogs, parrot and working in the yard. He could have a room inlaughter with his one-liners and loud infectious laugh. Win loved goingon cruises, especially loved Hawaii and going body surfing at localbeaches with Jon. He was an even-tempered, kind and loving person wholiked everyone. Win received his master' s degree from Cal Western University in San Diego in international business and was in sales formajor consumer electronic companies for 35 years.

He is survived by his son, Jonathan W. Hirsch, Mary Hirsch-Collins of Tucson, Ariz.; his mother, Ruth Hirsch; and sister, Patty Hirsch Malmquist, Doug, Grant and Ford Malmquist of Madison.

He was preceded in death by his father, Elroy Hirsch.

Memorial services were held at Church of the Woods in Lake Arrowhead, Calif., on Friday, May 15, 2009.

'93Everyone loved you Win, you will be missedby all of us. Thank you for the many happy memories.'

}\ \Smith, Dolores Ardene

\DEFOREST - Dolores Ardene Smith,born May 23, 1926, the loving wife of Glen for 61 years, left her earthlylife on Wednesday, April 8, 2009, to be with our Lord. A memorial servicecelebrating her life will be held at UNITED IN CHRIST LUTHERAN CHURCH,4650 Highway DM, Morrisonville, at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 23, 2009,with the Rev. Charles D. Peterson presiding. Visitation will be at thechurch from 10 a.m. until the time of the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be madeto United in Christ Lutheran Church or HospiceCare Inc.

Gunderson East Funeral & Cremation Centers

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(608) 221-5420


}\ \Moser, Karen Mumford

MADISON - Karen Mumford Moser,66, passed away Sunday, May 10, 2009, in HospiceCare, Madison.

Born to Laurence and Mildred (Lewindauski) Perry, she grew up in Milwaukee and attended Pulaski High School. She received RN, MSN degrees at UWand went on to a lengthy career teaching nursing at MATC.

She is survived by husband, John; son, KevinMumford; two stepsons, John (Jennifer) and Matthew (Jill) Moser; dearsister-in-law,Vernadeen; and niece, Diane (Doug) Kopacz.

Karen was preceded in death by her parents; niece, Vicki; and two brothers, Laurence and Louis (Vernadeen) Perry.

A Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, June 7, 2009, at 3 p.m. at FIRST UNITARIAN SOCIETY, 900 University Bay Drive, Madison, WI 53705.

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}\ \Holm, Kenton

MADISON - Kenton 'Coach'Holm of Madison passed away at University Hospital on Sunday, May 10,2009.

Kenton was born in Mason on May 11, 1929, the youngest child of Benand Edna Holm. He attended grade school in Mason and graduated fromDrummond High School in 1947. He then trained as a telegraph operatorand was employed by the 'Omaha' railroad in Northern Wisconsinuntil his entry into the Army in 1952, where he served as a radio operator,primarily in Okinawa until 1954.

After completion of his Army service, heattended Superior State Teachers College (now UW Superior) full timewhile also being employed full time as a night telegraph operator forthe 'Omaha' railroad in Superior. He received a Bachelor of Sciencedegree in 1958 with a major in history and a minor in political scienceand physical education.

Upon graduation from Superior State Teachers College, he accepted a positionas a social studies teacher and football and basketball coach at BarkRiver-Harris Michigan High School, a position he held until being named high school principal, and later Superintendant of Schools at Bark River-Har ris. While teaching and coaching at Bark River-Harris, he earned a Masterof Arts degree in school ddministration from what is now Northern Michigan University.

In 1964, Kenton was named school district administrator in Washburn,a position he held until joining the Wisconsin Department of PublicInstruction in 1966.He retired from the Department of Public Instructionin 1991.

Kenton is survived by his wife of 46 years, Marilyn; son, David (Evelyn) of Falls Church, Va.; and daughter, Tricia of Madison; as well as grandchild ren, Anne, Sarah and Ben Holm of Falls Church, Va.; and Lizabeth andKyle Bortz of Madison.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Daisy (Carl) Johnson and Medora; and two brothers, Hallard and Eldon.

Private family services will be held.

The family requests memorials be made to the Meriter Home Care Agency, 2180 W. Beltline Hwy. P.O. Box 259993, Madison, WI 53725 or to the American Family Children' s Hospital, 1675 Highland Avenue Room 1428, Madison,WI 53792-4165.

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}\ \Schultz, Alard K.

\VERONA - Alard K. Schultz, age73, passed away on Monday, May 11, 2009, at the University Hospital.

He was born on May 5, 1936, in Black Earth, the son of Herman and Hazel (Rolstad) Schultz. Alard married Donna Walstad on Oct. 22, 1955, inMount Horeb.

He was employed as a plastics foreman for DeCar Corp. in Middleton for41 years.

Alard was an avid Green Bay Packers fan.He also enjoyed playing cards, camping with his family and meeting hisfriends for coffee. His greatest joy was spending time with his grandchildre n and great-grandchildren.

Alard is survived by his wife of 53 years, Donna; four children, Jeff (Jody) of Verona, Brenda (Steve) Grabandt of Mount Horeb, Randy (LindaSue) of Oregon, and Todd (Julie) of Maryland; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; sister, Lynette (David) Hertel of Watertown; andother relatives and many friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A funeral service will be held at ST. JAMESLUTHERAN CHURCH, 427 S. Main St., Verona, on Wednesday, May 20, 2009,at 11 a.m. with Pastor Kurt Billings officiating. A visitation willbe held at JOYCE-RYAN FUNERAL HOME, 118 N. Franklin St., Verona on Tuesday,May 19, 2009, from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m., and then again at church onWednesday from 10 a.m. until the time of service. Private burial willbe held at St. John' s of Berry Cemetery, Black Earth.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the family.

Our sincere thanks to the doctors, nurses and staff at the University Hospital.

'Now you can go play Euchre with the best.'

Joyce-Ryan Funeral Home & Cremation Services

Verona Chapel

118 N. Franklin St.

(608) 845-6625


}\ \Dahl, Norman A.

MADISON - Norman A. Dahl, age100, of Madison, died on Tuesday, May 12, 2009, at HospiceCare.

He was born April 14, 1909, in Everest, Kan., the son of Otto and Bertha (Rude) Dahl. Norman was very proud to have been born to Norwegian immigrant parents who settled and farmed in Kansas. He was the eighth of ninechildren and has been the sole survivor of his family for more than10 years.

After graduating from high school, he venturedto Wisconsin to work with his brother, John. Norman was a partner inRein, Schultz and Dahl, a Verona-based road construction company, withtwo of his brothers, a nephew and other relatives.

He married Edna Smith in 1936, a marriage which lasted more than 61 years. Edna preceded him in death in 1998.

His family was his greatest source of pride. In his nearly 40 years of retirement, he enjoyed woodworking, bowling and golfing, all of whichhe did up until two years ago.

He is mourned and will be missed by his two daughters, Sylvia Stephensand Judith (James) Du Mez; his six grandchildren, Dale Stephens, Andrew(Jane) Stephens, Sharon (Troy) Leiker, David (Kim) Stephens, Mark DuMez and Berit (Michael) Fischer; and 10 great-grandchildren.

He was a devoted member of Midvale Lutheran Church. Memorial serviceswill be held at MIDVALE COMMUNITY LUTHERAN CHURCH, 4329 Tokay Blvd.,on Monday, May 18, 2009, at 11 a.m. with Pastor Bruce Loewenhagen officiatin g. A visitation will be held at the church on Monday from 10:30 a.m.until the time of services. Private family burial will be held at RoselawnMemorial Park Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Midvale Community Lutheran Church, 4329 Tokay Blvd., Madison, WI 53705 or to the HospiceCare Facility, 5395 E. Cheryl Parkway, Madison, WI 53711.

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}\ \Juhl, John H.

SANTA FE, N.M./ MADISON- John Harold Juhl, M.D., age 94, passed away peacefully at the homeof his son in Santa Fe, N.M., on Sunday, Nov. 9, 2008.

A Memorial Service to celebrate the lifeof Dr. John H. Juhl will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, May 22, 2009, atthe COVENANT PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH located at Segoe and Mineral Pointroads. A gathering of family and friends will follow the Service inthe church lounge for refreshments and conversation.

Contributions may be made to the Covenant Presbyterian Church orthe John H. Juhl Professorship in Radiology Foundation in care of theUW Foundation.}\ \Lindell, Gary Robert

SURPRISE, ARIZ. - Gary RobertLindell, 70, passed away on Monday, April 20, 2009, at his home in Surprise,Ariz.

He was the son of Robert and Elaine Lindell from Litchfield, Minn.

He was an alumnus of the University of Minnesota(B.S.-1960 and M.S.-1962) and University of Michigan (Ph.D.-1970). Hejoined the US Forest Service and continued 34 years of service in Princeton,W.Va.; Ann Arbor, Mich.; Duluth, Minn., Rome, Italy (Food and AgricultureOrganization of the United Nations-FAO); Washington, D.C.; Portland,Ore. and Madison, Wis.

He retired in 1993 from the Forest Products Laboratory in Madison after serving as an assistant director and as the manager of InternationalForest Products. Upon retirement he was twice elected president of theNational Association of Retired Federal Employees of the greater Madisonarea.

An avid traveler, he visited over 60 countries, either through work oras a tourist. He most enjoyed being outside, in his early years in theforest and upon retirement, gardening and traveling in his RV with Helen,his wife of 47 years.

Of all his accomplishments he was most proud of his children, SheilaKrpan (John), Robert (Kathy), and Chris (Julie); and seven grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held on July 20, 2009, 1 p.m. with visitation at noon, at ST. ANN CATHOLIC CHURCH, 323 N. Van Buren, Stoughton.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Ann' s or pleasehonor his memory by planting a tree.

For more information visit http://Gary-Lindell.virtual-memorials.com.}\ \Carley, David

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA. - DavidCarley died of liver cancer at his home on Charlottesville, Va. on Wednesday , May 13, 2009.

David was born in Detroit, Mich. on June 13, 1928, the son of Berndt Carley and Laura Cook.

He is survived by his wife, Claire Gargalli;his brother, James E. Carley of Madison; three children, Lauren A. Carleyof Oakland, Calif., James A. Carley of Lyall, Wash., and Michal AnnCarley and her husband, Frank C. Lewis of Chilton and her children,Elijah P. Carley Olsen and Sanya R. Carley and her husband, Joseph andhis beloved dog, Jackson.

David was preceded in death by his daughter, Pamela Jean.

David completed his doctorate in political science and constitutionallaw at the University of Wisconsin in 1959. In his early years Davidworked in the Wisconsin state government including a position as executiveassistant to Gov. Gaylord Nelson. He became the first director of thenew Wisconsin Department of Resource Development (now the Departmentof National Resources) and started the Wisconsin Department of LocalAffairs and Development (now the Department of Commerce). These positionsbegan David' s lifelong interest and further involvement in publicservice and politics.

After chairing the Governor' s Health Policy and Planning TaskForce, David became the first president and CEO of the Medical Collegeof Wisconsin in Milwaukee in 1975. David ran for governor of Wisconsinin both 1966 and 1978 and served as the chairman of the Wisconsin DemocraticCommittee and a member of the National Democratic Committee.

David also had extensive business experience.He served as president of Continental Mortgage Insurance Corporationfrom 1962 to 1966 and then founded a real estate development business(Carley Capital Group) which he and his brother grew into a nationwidecompany doing commercial and residential development with a specialinvolvement in historic redevelopment and university research and scienceparks, as well as publishing and cable television.

In 1980 David moved to Washington, D.C. to be president of the National Association of Public Television Stations.

David was on the Board of Kalamazoo College, The University of Wisconsin, Folger Shakespeare Library, The Kennedy Presidential Library and Wisconsin Power and Light Company.

The family would like to give a special thank you to Dr. Mark E. Williams, Doretha Givens, Rebecca Morton and Hospice of the Piedmont for the carethey provided for David.

In lieu of flowers, the family has suggested a gift to the UW Foundation-Grea t People Scholarship Fund, US Bank Lockbox 78807, Milwaukee, WI 53278.Gifts will be matched by the University of Wisconsin Foundation and the fund will support need-based scholarships for students at the University of Wisconsin - Madison.

A celebration of David' s life will be planned by the family inthe near future.}\ \Tsula-Usdiga, Sunawa

\MADISON - On May 8, 2009,thecycle of earthly life ended for Sunawa Tsula-Usdiga. May those who caredfor her join her family in wishing her peace, love and joy on her eternaljourney. Her unique Cherokee name translates as Spirit Hawk Little-Fox.She lived as the name suggests, with unapologetic individuality, a boundlessspirit, and a sly wit. She leaves behind four children; eight grandchildren;two great-grandchildren; a life partner; and many friends, old andnew. Sunawa was quietly buried on May 12, 2009. It was her wish thatthere be no public memorial service. No flowers please.

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}\ \Clarke, Dorothy Ione

\MADISON - The lovely soprano singingvoice of Dorothy Ione Clarke was stilled on Wednesday, May 13, 2009,with Martin Clarke, her son and Carol Clarke, her daughter-in-law ather side. Her five-year-old great-grandson said it best, 'GG is inmy heart with Jesus' and so it is with us who knew and loved her.

Dorothy was born Oct. 26, 1917, into thefamily of Nils and Belle Lexvold, including a sister, Marie and brother,Overt, all of whom preceded her in death. Dorothy graduated from EastHigh School where she met the love of her life, Francis Clarke, whoshe married. She lost the companionship of her beloved husband of 62years on Feb. 16, 1990. She was a life long member of Bethel LutheranChurch, sang in the choir for many years and was an active member inXYZ. Dorothy worked at the UW Bookstore for several years and had beena member of Eastern Star and the Elks.

She is survived by her son, Martin (Carol) Clarke; grandson, Brett (Lisa) Clarke; granddaughter, Stephanie (Travis) Graham; and two great-grandchildre n, Ryan and Jordan Clarke.

Funeral services will be held at BETHEL LUTHERAN CHURCH, 312 Wisconsin Ave, Madison on Thursday, May 21, 2009, at 11 a.m. Visitation will beat the church from 10 a.m. until the time of service. Memorial giftsmay be given to Bethel Camperships and TV Ministry.

No flowers please.

Gunderson East Funeral & Cremation Centers

5203 Monona Drive

(608) 221-5420


}\ \Kading, David T.

OREGON, WIS. / DARLINGTON,MD. - After a courageous battle with cancer, David, age 61, passed awaypeacefully at home in Maryland on April 13, 2009. David was born Feb.13, 1948, in Madison. He was the son of the late Violet (Olson) Kading.David graduated from Oregon High School in 1967. A 23-year-veteran ofthe U.S. Army, David served in the Vietnam War and was a recipient ofthe Purple Heart.

David is survived by his wife, Angela Kadingof Maryland; siblings, Diane Lynch, Larry, Keith (Linda), Mark (Julie),Mary (Steve) Riemenapp, Jim, and Steve; and many nieces and nephews.

David was preceded in death by his mother, Violet; and niece, Danielle Lynch.

A celebration of his life will be held on May 18, 2009, from 6 p.m.until 8 p.m., with a service at 7:30 p.m. at ST. JOHN' S LUTHERANCHURCH, 625 E. Netherwood St., Oregon.

}\ \Cottam, Grant

MADISON - Grant Cottamdied early Wednesday morning, May 13, 2009, at Sebring Assisted CareResidence in Madison. He was cared for in his final days with love andkindness by an exceptional group of caregivers. The family is gratefulthat the staff at Sebring and our Hospice team cared for our fatherin every sense of the word.

Grant was born in Sandy, Utah, in 1918.He grew up hiking in the mountains, taking incredible camping tripsaround the country and learning to love the world nature has providedus and to abhor the damage humans have done to it.

He followed in his father' s footsteps, earning a doctorate inbotany from the University of Wisconsin. He also inherited his father' s love of photography.

Grant married Diana McQuarrie in 1942, in the midst of World War II.He served in the Pacific, earning a Silver Cross, a Bronze Star anda field promotion to captain. After the war they returned to Wisconsinwhere Grant completed his doctorate. They lived in a variety of studenthousing including a trailer park in Camp Randall, where their firstchild Cynthia was born. He was a student of John Curtis and was veryproud to receive an A from Aldo Leopold.

He had a long career, beginning at the University of Hawaii, with the remainder spent at Wisconsin.

Grant was famous for his sense of humor. He was a popular teacher anda loving father. As Alzheimer' s disease took its hold, we werestill able to see flashes of Grant in his delight with flowers, hisability to crack jokes and to take delight in his daughter' sproblems with rodents.We will miss him very much.

Grant is survived by his children, Cynthia, Richard, Dan, Margaret and Liatris; and 6 grandchildren.

A Memorial Service will be held June 14, 2009, at the FIRST UNITARIAN SOCIETY MEETING HOUSE, LEGACY AUDITORIUM at 2 p.m.

Memorial gifts can be made to Nature Conservancy, an organization dearto Grant' s heart.

Now Grant was an excellent dad

Pollution and war made him mad

He was funny and kind

With a quick witted mind

Cute girls and bow ties made him glad,

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}\ \Drescher, William James

MADISON - William James Drescher,age 90, died on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2009, at Wynnwood of Madison West.The family invites you to celebrate William' s life on May 24,2009, at his beloved Nut Farm on Hwy 130 North of Dodgeville. A brief informal gathering at 1 pm will be followed by a picnic lunch.Come anytime after noon. Dress is casual. For directions, please call Becky or Rob Lofdahl at (608) 835-5193, (608) 445-9483 or (608) 445-9482.

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}\ \Kaufman, Stephanie K.

\MADISON - Stephanie Kim Kaufman,age 37, of Madison, passed away on May 13, 2009, at Hospice, eight monthsafter her diagnosis of brain cancer.

She was born on Dec. 2, 1971, in Tigerton, the daughter of Jack Kaufman and Marilyn (Jensen) Kaufman. Stephanie married Andrew (Drew) HansonIII on July 2, 2006, at the backyard prairie of their Madison home.

She was employed as a research epidemiologistat the Paul P. Carbone Comprehensive Cancer Center at the Universityof Wisconsin - Madison.

Stephanie is survived by her husband, Drew; daughter, Gwenevere (Gwen) Hanson; sister, Jennifer Kaufman Fourness and brother-in-law, Evan Fourness of Chandler, Ariz.; father, Jack Kaufman of Eland; mother, Marilyn Kaufmanof Sheboygan; grandparents, Mervil and Minnie Kaufman of Eland; grandmother, Kathryn Jensen of Birnamwood; parents-in-law, Lois and Andrew HansonJr. of Marinette; brother and sister-in-law, Scott Hanson and AbbeyThompson of Middleton; sister-in-law, Sheila Hanson of Madison; andmany aunts, uncles and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Roger Jensen; and aunt, Merle Kaufman.

Stephanie earned her bachelor of science degree in sociology and psychology and a master of science degree in population health sciences, both at UW-Madison. She was an avid reader and dedicated mother who enjoyedspending time outdoors with her family. Her honesty, intelligence andgiggles were preeminent characteristics appreciated by all those whoknew and loved her.

Her body will be committed to the eternal cycle of life on Earth througha private burial at her family' s farm in Eland.

In lieu of sympathy, cards or flowers, the family asks that donationsbe made to Gwen Hanson' s savings account, an education fund setup at UW Credit Union.

}\ \Bradley, John S. 'Jack'

MADISON - Jack Bradley,age 89, passed away on Tuesday, May 12, 2009, surrounded by his devotedfamily, after a battle with prostate cancer.

An avid lover of movies and Big Bands, Jack always watched untilthe credits were over and the lights went up, and forever kept a songin his heart.

Jack was born on Nov. 1, 1919, and raisedin West Philadelphia. Prior to the outbreak of World War II, he metthe love of his life, Lucy Basile, and the two were united in marriagein September 1941. 'Toots and Steele,' as they were known to familyand friends, would have celebrated their 68th wedding anniversary thisyear.

A World War II veteran, Jack served in the Army Air Force in the Pacific Theater. He received his radio operator training at Truax Field in Madison, and so enjoyed his time in Madison that he debated relocating here afterthe war. However, when Lucy heard that people ice boated on Madison' s lakes, she nixed that plan in a hurry!

Jack toiled at more that two dozen jobs during his nearly 70 years of work. He was especially proud of his many years of service as a mailcarrier for the U.S. Postal Service, from which he retired in 1984.Three years ago, Jack' s wish to live in Madison came true, whenhe and Lucy moved here to be closer to family.

In addition to his wife of 67 years, Jack is survived by his sons, Ron (Carol) of Phoenix, Ariz. and Doug (Pam Shannon) of Madison; six grandchildr en, Michael, Timothy and Kevin Bradley of Phoenix, Nicole Bradley Browning (Skylar Browning) of Missoula, Mont. and Summer and Ian Shannon-Bradleyof Madison; and two great-grandchildren, Annabella and Oliver BradleyBrowning of Missoula. Jack is also survived by his dear friends, Tedand Kate Shannon of Middleton and was preceded in death by his dearfriend, Dorothy Shannon, whom he greatly admired.

Friends and family will gather to pay tribute to Jack' s life from3 p.m. until 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 23, 2009, at the home of Doug Bradleyand Pam Shannon, 1013 Tramore Trail, Madison.

The family asks that in lieu of flowers, memorials be considered to St. Mary' s Care Center, 3401 Maple Grove Drive, Madison, WI 53719,or to HospiceCare Foundation, Inc., 5395 E. Cheryl Parkway, Madison,WI 53711. The family extends its gratitude to the staff at St. Mary' s CareCenter and HospiceCare, Inc. for their kind and attentive care of Jack.

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}\ \Cappas-Drubulis, Coula

\WARREN, N.J./ MADISON - CoulaCappas-Drubulis died peacefully at home Thursday, May 14, 2009, aftera courageous battle with cancer.

She was born Dec. 25, 1933, in Minneapolis,Minn., the daughter of Andrew and Angelike Cappas. Her family movedto Madison in 1946, and Coula graduated from West High School and wasemployed at Commonwealth Telephone Co. She was united in marriage toArge Drubulis Ph.D. from the UW Pharmacy and they moved to New Jersey.

Coula is survived by her son, Thomas (Mary Beth) Caroline, Tom and Mathew; daughters, Kathy Bennett (Jeff) Ashley and Kyle, Andrea Shuster (Gary) Nicole, Andrew and Melissa; brother, Ted Cappas (Adrienne) of Madison, Cynthia Fokakis of Madison; Mary Zazas (Chris) of San Diego, Calif.;and many cousins, nephews and nieces.

She was preceded in death by husband, Arge; and her parents, Andrew and Angelike Cappas.

Funeral Services will be 11 a.m. on Wednesday, May 20, 2009, at HOLY TRINITY GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH, Westfield, N.J.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be gifted in Coula' s name tothe Assumption Greek Orthodox Church, 11 North 7th St., Madison, WI53704.

'May Her Memory be Eternal'

}\ \Scalissi, Vito V.

MADISON - Vito V. Scalissi,age 89, died peacefully at St. Mary' s Hospital after a briefillness on Sunday, May 3, 2009.

Vito was born in Madison on Nov. 16, 1919, to Elizabeth (Licali) and George Scalissi. He grew up in the Greenbush neighborhood along with brothers, Joe, John, Ted, George and sisters, Mary, Josephine, Fanny,Ninfa, Sally and Betty.

For most of his adult life, Vito lived andworked in Davenport, Iowa. His love of family and friends brought himback to Madison for frequent trips.

Vito will be remembered for his humor, generosity and fun-loving spirit. He was proud of his Italian heritage and visited Italy on several occasions. His family will celebrate his life at a private memorial.}\ \Overheu, Charles A.

SUN PRAIRIE - CharlesA. Overheu, age 71, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 14, 2009,at his home.

He was born on Aug. 26, 1937, in Barrington, Ill., the son of Williamand Marjorie (Schick) Overheu. Charles was united in marriage to CindyMeyer on Sept. 21, 1991, in Utica, Ill.

He served his country for over 40 years.He first served with the U.S. Army, then the U.S.A.F. and finally withthe U.S. Postal Service where he served as a postmaster at various postoffices in the Madison area.

He will be missed by his beloved family including his wife, Cindy ofSun Prairie; his children, Valorie (Rick) Ballweg of Waunakee and Abigail (Marcio) Saban of Cottage Grove; his grandchildren, Rikki, Joseph andRyan Ballweg and Natalia Saban; and other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and a daughter, Rachel.

A Memorial Service celebrating his life will be held on Tuesday May 19, 2009, at 11 a.m. at the CRESS FUNERAL HOME, Sun Prairie with FatherBrian Dulli presiding. A time of gathering will be held on Tuesday atthe funeral home from 10 a.m. until the time of service. A receptionwill follow service in the CRESS FUNERAL HOME COMMUNITY ROOM. Burialwill be held in Sacred Hearts Cemetery with full military honors. Memorialsto HospiceCare would be appreciated.

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}\ \Jameson, Walter H. 'Jamie'

\MARSHALL - Walter H. 'Jamie'Jameson of Marshall, passed away on May 11, 2009. He leaves behind ason, Anthony (Lisa) of Lone Rock; and four stepsons, Stephen Fosterof Watertown, Michael Foster (Carol) of Lake Mills, Christopher Fosterof Madison and Sean Foster (Leanne) of Lake Mills. No service is plannedat this time.

}\ \Jondrow, James Wilmoth

RALEIGH, N.C. - JamesWilmoth Jondrow, 87, passed away in Raleigh, N.C., on May 12, 2009.

Jim had a wonderful and interesting life. He was born in Spokane,Wash. and grew up in Berkeley, Calif. He graduated from the Universityof CaliforniaBerkeley with a degree in electrical engineeringand served as an Air Force captain.

After graduating from San Francisco TheologicalSeminary, Jim went on to earn a doctorate in New Testament theologyat the University of Edinburgh in Scotland.

The Jondrows lived in Madison for 42 years where Jim served as pastor-directo r of the University Presbyterian Church in for 15 years, then becamean administrator of environmental research at the UW. Among his broad interests were languages, photography, inland-lake sailing and astronomy.He completed two novels in the last decade of his life.

Jim had a life-long commitment to human rights, equality and peace.

He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Marjean Pettis Jondrow; four children, James M. Jondrow (Luz Elaina Vasquez Jondrow), Janet Weiss(Robert Weiss), Jean Gendreau (Kim McClusky), and Mary Jondrow (JimOstrem); and eight grandchildren, Matthew Jondrow (Catherine Jondrow)and Jessica Jondrow, Jennifer Weiss, Saima Akhtar (Brian Behnke), MichaelaCerrina, Magdelena Cerrina, Jacqueline Ostrem and Jonathan Ostrem.

Memorials may be given to Sun in My Heart Vietnamese Children' s Fund, c/o Kim McClusky, 13431 Bear Paw Trail, Ely MN 55731. Gifts goentirely into projects for the children.

Condolences may be sent through the guestbook at www.brownwynne.com.}\ \Krall, Kenneth 'Kenny'

\MADISON - Kenneth 'Kenny'Krall, age 62, passed away on Friday, May 15, 2009. Funeral arrangementsare pending.

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}\ \Ballweg, Catherine M. 'Katie'

ASHTON/ WAUNAKEE - CatherineM. 'Katie' Ballweg, age 94, passed away on Friday, May 15, 2009.Katie was born on July 4, 1914, in the Town of Roxbury to Adam and Julia(Werla) Bong. She was united in marriage to Mathias 'Math' Ballwegon Oct. 29, 1935, at St. Norbert' s Catholic Church in Roxbury.They farmed in the Town of Springfield for many years and enjoyed 62years of marriage until Math' s death on Jan. 9, 1998.

Katie is survived by her children and grandchild ren; Lloyd (Darlene) Ballweg of Belleville, and their children, Brian(Vicki) Ballweg of Poynette, Tim (Kim) Ballweg of Verona, Michael (friend,Dawn) of Oregon, and Lisa (Ron) Wallom of Belleville; David (Rosie)Ballweg of Middleton, and their children, Karen (Jamie) Geschke of Mequon,Nancy (Ben) Gillmore of Holmen, and Jenny (Kevin) Piette of Waunakee;Jane of Waunakee, and her daughter, Jill (Fred) Ballweg-Zimbric of Wylie,Texas; Barbara (George) Dorn of Lodi, and their children, Jacqueline(Ken) Smith of Baraboo, and Jeffrey (fiance, Heidi) Dorn of Mesa, Ariz.;21 great-grandchildren; her sisters-in-law, Margaret Bong, Ethel Ballwegand Margaret Ballweg, and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her sister, Mary Ballweg; her brothers, Frank, John, Norbert, and Eddie Bong; and a grandson, MarkBallweg.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, May 18, 2009, at ST. PETER' S CATHOLIC CHURCH, 7121 County Trunk K, Ashton,with Father Bud Hollfelder presiding. Burial will follow in St. Peter' s Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Sunday, May 17,2009,from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the WINN-CRESS FUNERAL HOME in Waunakee, andagain at the church on Monday, May 18, 2009, from 10 a.m. until thetime of service.

Katie will be remembered as an excellent cook and baker (especially pies), a quilter, euchre and solo player, vegetable gardener, strawberry grower,and lover of flowers.

\Winn-Cress Funeral Home

5785 Highway Q, Waunakee

(608) 849-4513

}\ \Jensen, Walter 'Windy'

\OREGON - Walter 'Windy'Jensen, age 71, of Brooklyn, passed away on Thursday, May 14, 2009,at St. Mary' s Hospital after a short illness.

He was born on Dec. 7, 1937, in Brooklyn,the son of Clarence and Marie Jensen. He married Sharon Scoville onNov. 7, 1964, at Brooklyn Lutheran Church. Windy was with the BrooklynVolunteer Fire Department for more then 30 years. He retired from theVillage of Brooklyn Street Department working there from 1972 until1998. He liked to spend time with his wife, his family, his dogs andfix things for people.

Windy is survived by his wife, Sharon; two sons, Tim and Tylor (Vickie); two grandsons, Hunter and Brandon; mother-in-law, Deloris Garvoille;and his two dogs, Benny and Baby. He was preceded in death by his son,Tryg; his parents; his brother, Jack; and his father-in-law, RonaldScoville. Funeral services will be held at GUNDERSON OREGON FUNERALHOME, 431 Soden Drive, Oregon, on Monday, May 18, 2009, at noon, withthe Rev. Sara Theissen presiding. Burial will be held at Mt. Hope Cemetery,Brooklyn. A visitation will be held on Monday, at the funeral home from10 a.m. until the time of the service.

Gunderson Oregon Funeral and Cremation Centers

431 Soden Dr.

(608) 835-3515


}\ \Haralson, Duane C.

MADISON - Duane C. Haralson,age 86, passed away on Wednesday, March 13, 2009, at St. Mary' s Hospital.

He was born in Black River Falls, on August 10, 1922, the son ofRufus and Naomi (Stratton) Haralson. Duane graduated from Madison EastHigh School in 1941. He enlisted in the Marine Corps and served duringWorld War II on Midway Island. On March 23, 1945, Duane married MarySue Harper in San Francisco, Calif. He was a police officer for theCity of Madison for 31 years, retiring in 1979. Duane was a member ofWestwood Christian Church, the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the NationalRifle Association. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and bowling.

Duane is survived by his four children,David (Nancy) Haralson of Franklin, Dennis Haralson, Richard (Kelli)Haralson and Patricia (Dennis) Schuetz, all of the Madison area; fivegrandchildren, Erik, Nathan, Leslie, Bryan and Kevin; a great-granddaughter,Miriam; and brother-in-law, John Hackett. He was preceded in death byhis parents; his wife, Mary Sue; and three sisters, Ruth, Iris and Nettie.

Funeral Services will be held at 12 noon on Monday, May 18, 2009, at ROSELAWN MAUSOLEUM CHAPEL, 705 Femrite Drive, Monona, with the Rev.Ken Henes officiating. Burial, with full Military Honors, will follow.Friends may greet the family from 11 a.m. until the time of serviceon Monday at Roselawn. A special thank you to the staff of St. Mary' s Hospital and Skaalen Retirement Services.

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}\ \Parman, Leona a.

\BLACK EARTH - Leona A. Parman,age 97 of Black Earth, died on Saturday, May 16,2009, at Meriter Hospitalin Madison.

Funeral arrangements are pending at the ELLESTAD CAMACHO FUNERAL HOME, 1710 Center St., Black Earth.

www.ellestadfuneralhome.com (608) 767-3684

(608) 437-5077

}\ \Powers, Robert 'Bob'

\FALL RIVER - Robert 'Bob'Powers, age 78, died Friday, May 15, 2009. He is survived by a daughter,Melissa (Robert) Kerl; a granddaughter, Robin; a sister, Mary Perry;two brothers, Richard and John Powers; a special nephew, Tom Perry;and other nieces and nephews.

Private services will be held on Tuesday,May 19, 2009, at noon.

Zeidler Funeral Home of Columbus is assisting the family.}\ \Zimmerman, Marjorie F.

MADISON - Marjorie Faith (Nelson)Zimmerman, age 84, died peacefully on May 10, 2009, at her home.

She was born June 15, 1924, to Delmar and Elizabeth Nelson. Marj wasa lifelong Madisonian who attended Nakoma grade school, West High Schooland UW-Madison, where she studied art and fashion design. She marriedRobert E. Zimmerman on June 15, 1946, and in 2006 they celebrated their60th wedding anniversary. Marj enjoyed sewing, reading, cats, travel,philanthropy, the Margie Birthday group, Badger sports and anythingBritish.

She is survived by her son, Robert C. Zimmerman(Teresa) of Green Bay; and grandsons, Charles of Portland, Ore. andLuke of San Diego, Calif.; sister, Ruth Isenberg of Overland Park, Kan.;nieces and nephew; and adopted clan members, Kay, Peggy, Susie and Ernie.She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; and in-laws.

A memorial service will be held Thursday, May 21, 2009, at 9 a.m. at OAKWOOD VILLAGE, RESURRECTION CHAPEL, 6201 Mineral Point Road, Madison.A private family burial is planned for a later date in Peshtigo. Inlieu of flowers donations may be made to the Dane County Humane Society,5132 Voges Rd, Madison, WI 53718. The family wishes to thank care giversMary Ann, Karen, Kelly, Becky and Darlene as well as Marj and Bob' s friends and neighbors for making it possible for them to stay in theirhome.

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}\ \Campbell, Patricia J.

VERONA - Patricia J. Campbell,age 79, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 15, 2009, at her home.

She was born on Oct. 29, 2009, in Freeport, Ill., to the parents of William Hutton and Freda Elva (Meeker) Bryant. Pat graduated from West HighSchool in 1947. She was united in marriage to her high school sweetheart,Robert E. Campbell on May 6, 1950. Pat was a collector or dolls, snowmen,lady bugs, humming birds and Betty Boop. In her free time she enjoyedneedlepoint, doing crossword puzzles and planting flowers.

Pat is survived by her loving husband of59 years, Robert E. Campbell of Verona; four children, Karen (Dann)Juse of Hernando, Fla., William Campbell of Waupaca, Debra (Virgil)Schulenburg of Prairie du Sac and Pamela (Steve Smith) Campbell of Fitchburg ; former daughter-in-law; Elaine Shimniok of Baraboo; five grandchildren,Jennifer, Danny, Jim, Lindsey and Rebecca; eight great-grandchildren;and a great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral services will be held at CRESS FUNERAL HOME, 3610 Speedway Road, on Tuesday, May 19, 2009, noon. A visitation will be held at the funeralhome on Tuesday from 11 a.m. until the time of services. Burial willfollow at Roselawn Memorial Park Cemetery.

As I' m sitting in the garden, I can sense that fall is there.The leaves have started falling and the trees will soon be bare. Thegarden will lose its color and be replaced with snow, but spring willcome again soon and the flowers again will grow.

\Cress Funeral and Cremation Service

3610 Speedway Road

(608) 238-3434


}\ \Schaefer, Charles R.

\MOUNT HOREB - Charles R. Schaefer,age 74 of Rural Mount Horeb, died on Saturday, May 16, 2009 at his homesurrounded by his family.

Funeral arrangements are pending at the ELLESTAD CAMACHO FUNERAL HOME,500 N. 8th. St., Mount Horeb.


(608) 437-5077

}\ \Sukowatey, Eleanor G.

CROSS PLAINS/MOUNT HOREB -Eleanor G. Sukowatey, age 89, of Cross Plains Township, died on Thursday,May 14, 2009, after a brief illness.

She was born on Jan. 5, 1920, in the Townof York, to Martin and Mary Elizabeth (Schmelzer) Joyce. She marriedJoseph W. Sukowatey on July 17, 1976, at St. Francis Xavier CatholicChurch in Cross Plains. Eleanor liked gardening, baking, playing cards,traveling, walking and raising flowers.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her first husband, Clarence;a brother, Harold Joyce; an infant granddaughter; a sister-in-law, Margaret Joyce; two brothers-in-law, Ralph Zuelsdorf and Roman Zander.

Mass of Christian burial will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, May, 18, 2009,at ST. MARY' S OF PINE BLUFF CATHOLIC CHURCH, with Fr. Rick Heilmanofficiating. Burial will be at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church Cemetery.Friends may call from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Sunday, May 17, 2009, atST. MARY' S OF PINE BLUFF CATHOLIC CHURCH, with a rosary serviceat 7 p.m. Friends may also call from 10 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. on Mondayat the church. The Ellestad Camacho Funeral Home, 500 N. 8th Street,Mount Horeb, is serving the family.

\www.ellestadfuneralhome.com Mount Horeb (608) 437-5077

}\ \McDonald, Dorothy Welke

MADISON - Dorothy Welke McDonaldof Madison, died Thursday, May 14, 2009, in Poynette.

She was born in Lime Ridge, on April 24, 1920. She was a lifelong Madison east sider. Dorothy Elizabeth Welke McDonald was born with energy, quickness and stamina and lived responsibly, generously and optimistically. Shewas a professional clerical in government, business and church work.Dorothy volunteered in her church, with the Girl Scouts, at parent/teacher associations, special arts organization, hospitals, Masonic and other charities. She led scout troops, high school P.T.A. and Eastern Star chapters. Dorothy expressed herself through music (piano and dance)and in keeping a gracious home. She married a McDonald sense of humorand surprised all with a love of travel - Montana, Hawaii, Europe. Herzest for life included camping, flying lessons and a red convertible.She taught hard work, joyful play, loyal friendship and giving backall we can; a life well lived.

Dorothy is survived by her children, ElizabethWelke McDonald of Madison, Roberta S. Halverson and son-in-law, MichaelJ. Halverson of Poynette; her grandchildren, Amy E. (Douglas) Johnsonand David M. (Elizabeth) Halverson; two great-grandchildren; sister,Virginia Welke Bonner and brother-in-law, Bertrand L. Bonner of Madison;brother, Joseph R. Welke and sister-in-law, Patricia S. Welke of RedWing, Minn.; and seven nieces and nephews and their families.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert E. McDonald (1942-1980); parents; and a sister-in-law.

A Memorial Service will be held at GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL HOME, 5203 Monona Drive, at 12 p.m. on Saturday, May 23, 2009. Visitation willbe at the funeral home from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Donations may be madeto; St. Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church, Order of Eastern Star StarliteChapter or the Waisman Center.

Family gratitude to the loving hands and hearts at Caring Hearts Assisted Living in Poynette.

\Gunderson East

Funeral & Cremations Centers

5203 Monona Drive

(608) 221-5420


}\ \Otteson, Jean M.

COTTAGE GROVE - Jean M. Otteson,age 77 of Cottage Grove, passed away on Wednesday, May 13, 2009, ather home, holding the hand of her husband of 58 years.

She was born to Lennie and Elenore (Starks) Dahl and was raised on the farm on which she would raise her own family of seven. She graduatedfrom Stoughton High School and attended Columbus Normal School.

Jean was married to Otto C. Otteson on Aug.12, 1950. Together they raised seven children and worked the familydairy and tobacco farm in Cottage Grove. She also worked at Rowe Potteryin Cambridge for two years.

Jean was a member of the St. Paul' s Liberty Lutheran Church in Deerfield and was a longtime member of theEsther/Charity Circle. She was instrumental in forming the Red Hat Societyin Deerfield and she was an avid Packers and Brett Farve fan.

Jean had many talents over the years: bakingand cooking traditional Norwegian foods as well as pies, turkey dressing,and amazing birthday cakes. Harvesting tobacco was always easier knowingthat Jean would have a wonderful meal, including dessert, waiting backat the house at dinner time. Jean made many of her children' sclothes including prom dresses and Halloween costumes. She loved relaxingin her gazebo with it' s garden and fish pond and view out overthe fields. She also enjoyed playing cards and attending Studio 3-Ddance recitals. Jean' s greatest enjoyment was being wife, mother and grandmother to her family. She was a true teacher and example of unconditional love and selflessness.

Survivors include husband, Otto Ottesonof Cottage Grove; seven children, Mike (Karen) Otteson of Watertown,Mass., Jeff (Jeannie) Otteson of Waterloo, Kristi (Jeff) Von Holzenof Washburn, Cindy (Tim) Pendorf of Madison, Otto Kurt (Lori) Ottesonof Cottage Grove, Debbie (Bob) Griggas of Marshall and Denise (Simon)Huelsbeck of Rochester, Minn.; 13 grandchildren, Ben, Dustin, Jordon,Elizabeth, Ariel, RaeJean, Eric, Calvin, Megan, Harry, Lillian, Otto and Oren; and a brother, Delbert (Re) Dahl of Hayward.

Jean was preceded in death by her parents; and grandson, Otto Forest Otteson.

A very special thank you to HospiceCare Inc., for their heartfelt assistanceand exceptional support and care.

In lieu of flowers, please send memorials to: HospiceCare Inc. or St. Paul' s Liberty Lutheran Church, Deerfield.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, May 28, 2009, atST. PAUL' S LIBERTY LUTHERAN CHURCH, 3494 Oak Park Road, Deerfieldwith the Rev. Dan Anderson officiating. A visitation will be held atchurch, Wednesday, May 27, 2009, from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. and on Thursdayone hour prior to service. Friends and family are invited to a luncheonat the educational center immediately following services.


uneral & Cremation Service

201 Bue St.

Deerfield (608) 764-5369


}\ \Welch, Doris LaVonne

MADISON/WICHITA FALLS, TEXAS- Doris LaVonne Welch, age 77, passed away peacefully in Wichita Falls,Texas, surrounded by her loved ones on Thursday, May 14, 2009.

Doris was born on July 17, 1931, in Morrisonvill e, the daughter of the late Martin and Edna (Wernick) Manthe. She wasone of eleven children. On Nov. 10, 1951, Doris was united in marriageto William R. Welch, Jr. at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, in theTown of Leeds.

Doris is survived by her loving children, Timothy (Renee) Welch, Robert (Deborah) Welch, and Scott (Michele) Welch; ten grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; six siblings, Isabel Arneson of DeForest, NorbertManthe of DeForest, James (Marie) Manthe of Perham, Minn., William 'Billy ' Manthe of Neshkoro, Raymond (Suzanne) Manthe of Oak Creek and Donald(Shirley) Manthe of Mauston; and a sister-in-law, Donna Manthe of Madison.She was preceded in death by her mother (1986); father (1987); husband(1987); brothers, Gerald (1998) and Eugene (1999); sisters, Elaine Ziegler(2007) and Karen Kilen (2008); sisters-in-law, Sally Manthe and LaVonneManthe; brothers-in-law, Chet Arneson, L. Merlin Ziegler and Keith Kilen.

Funeral services will be held at GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL HOME, 5203 Monona Drive, at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, May 19, 2009, with Pastor Mark Bartels presiding. Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Park. Visitationwill be at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers,memorials may be made to Hospice of Wichita Falls, Texas, www.hospiceofwf.or g. Special thanks are extended to the doctors, nurses and staff of SeniorCare and Rehabilitation Center, the nurses of Hospice of Wichita Falls,Texas and Pastor Kevin Tiaden of St. Pauls Lutheran Church in WichitaFalls for his spiritual care.

\Gunderson East

Funeral & Cremation Centers

5203 Monona Drive

(608) 221-5420


}\ \Ondal, Arthur I.

PORTAGE - Arthur I. Ondal,age 74, of Portage, died after a courageous battle with cancer on Friday,May 15, 2009, at St. Clare Hospital in Baraboo with his daughter athis side.

Arthur was born on April 30, 1935, in Stanley,the son of Ingvald and Salome Ondal. He worked for the U.S. Forest Productsin Madison until his retirement.

He married Eleanor B. 'Mitzie' Elliott in Stanley. She precededhim in death on Jan. 20, 2004.

He served his country in the Korean War.

He is survived by his daughter, Nancy (Kevin) Ziegler of Portage; grandchildr en, Alissa Ziegler and Mackenzie Ziegler; special aunt, Eleanor 'Ellie'Fix of Madison; special friends, Kathy and Dick Krueger, Mary Anderson,Sandy Johnson, Boots and LaVerne Brandt and Toni and Karl Kellor.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Eleanor 'Mitzie';and brother, Robert Ondal.

Thank you to Home Health United Hospice of Columbia and Sauk counties,the special care givers, Paige Kohler, Bill Barto, Lynn Oestrich. Aswell as a special thank you to Pastor Dick Inglett, and many dear andspecial friends for support.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, May 19, 2009, at BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN CHURCH, W8267 Hwy 33 E, Portage, with Pastor DickInglett officiating. Burial will be at 2:30 p.m. in Forest Hill Cemeteryin Madison. Visitation will be held on Monday, May 18, 2009, from 4p.m. until 7 p.m. at PFLANZ MANTEY MENDRALA FUNERAL HOME in Portageand on Tuesday, May 19, 2009, from 10 a.m. until the time of the serviceat the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Bethlehem Lutheran Church and Home Health United Hospice of Sauk and Columbia counties.


}\ \Messinger, Patricia J.

BARNEVELD - Patricia J. Messinger,age 78 of Brigham Township, died on Friday, May 15, 2009, at UW Hospitalin Madison after a long battle with cancer.

She was born April 25, 1931, in Shell Lake to Hubert and Erma (Millard) Bakker.

She married Carrol G. Messinger on Aug.28, 1949, at the South Dewey Church. She was village clerk and treasurerfor the Village of Barneveld for 30 years. She was a long time memberof the Barneveld Lutheran Church, and its WELCA.

Survivors include her husband, Carrol; herchildren, Frances (Terry) Sickels of Florissant, Colo., James (Kathleen)Messinger of Madison, Bob (Pat) Messinger of Blue Mounds, Lynn Messingerof Mount Horeb and Deanna (Brooke Fabricant) Messinger of Woodside,Calif.; eight grandchildren; three sisters, Lois Meyer of Cumberland,Marilyn (Bud) Scalzo of Spooner and Linda (Gerry) Mullikin of Rice Lake;a foster brother, Carl (Karen) Haupt of Green Bay; and many nieces,nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Memorial Services will begin at 11 a.m.on Tuesday, May 19, 2009, at the BARNEVELD LUTHERAN CHURCH with theRev. Jack Way officiating. Inurnment will be held at a late time. Agathering of family and friends will be held from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m.on Monday, May 18, 2009, at the BARNEVELD LUTHERAN CHURCH.

The ELLESTAD CAMACHO FUNERAL HOME, 500 N 8th. St., Mt. Horeb, WI is serving the family.


(608) 437-5077

(608) 767-3684

}\ \Elliott, Rosemary Ann

\STOUGHTON/MADISON - Rosemary AnnElliott, age 81, died unexpectedly on Friday, May 15, 2009, at her home.

Rosemary married John Elliott on Sept 28, 1946 in Madison. She retired from Schoeps Ice Cream after many years of employment.

Rosemary is survived by her husband, John;four children, Lisa Preising, Barbara Kilgore, Lynn Elliott and Michael(Gail) Elliott; sister, Cleo (Norman) Straub; several grandchildren,great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews; and sisters-in-law, JoannePedder and Orpha Subola.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Russell and Lorretta Pedder;and brother, William Pedder.

Funeral services will be held at GUNDERSONEAST FUNERAL HOME, 5203 Monona Drive, Madison, at 11 a.m., on Wednesday,May 20, 2009. A visitation will be held at the funeral home, on Wednesday,from 10 a.m. until the time of the service.Entombment will followbe at Roselawn Memorial Park.

Gunderson East Funeral & Cremation Centers

5203 Monona Drive



}\ \Moran, Gladys

\MADISON - Gladys Moran, age 90,passed away on Saturday, May 16, 2009, at the Harmony Assisted LivingCenter in McFarland.

Funeral services are pending at ST. JAMES BLESSED SACRAMENT CATHOLIC CHURCH and a full obituary will run at a later date.

Joyce-Ryan Funeral Home & Cremation Services 5701 Odana Road (608) 274-1000 www.ryanfuneralservice.com

}\ \Shapiro, Barbara B.

MADISON - Barbara B. Shapiro,age 79, died of cancer at her home on Friday, May 15, 2009.Barbarawas born in Fond du Lac on Nov. 24, 1929, to Gladys (Rogge) and TheodoreBrenner Sr. She graduated from Goodrich High School in 1947 and wenton to gain her B.A. degree in history from MacMurray College in 1951.She taught in Blanchardville, Beloit, and Riverside, Calif. She finishedher teaching career in Germany and Japan teaching English and historyin the military' s school system. She was known as a gifted teacher with an adventuresome spirit. She loved to travel and saw much of theworld, but was especially fond of her yearly trips to Mexico. However,her cabin in Northern Wisconsin was where she was most at home.

She subsequently became a realtor and workedwith Parkwood Realty, Anchor Realty, Caldwell-Banker Realty and StarkRealty companies.She was awarded the Million Dollar Sales Award severalyears during her career.

While in Japan, Barbara met her husband, Dr. Robert B. Shapiro. Theywere united in marriage on Aug. 2, 1964, in Fond du Lac. Together theyraised a family for more than 40 years in Madison.

Barbara is survived by her husband of 44 years, Dr. Robert B. Shapiroof Madison; two sons, Stephen (Keli) of Onalaska and Richard (Jeffery)of Chicago, Ill.; two grandsons, Jacob and Sidney of Onalaska. She isalso survived by her three brothers, John, David and Theodore BrennerJr.

Barbara will be remembered for the emotional spark she had in her home, work and with her friends. Her humor, honesty and commonsensical approachto whatever she did made her presence felt.

Our house and hearts will be empty without her.

Family and friends are invited to a memorial service at ORCHARD RIDGE UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST, 1501 Gilbert Road, Madison, on Tuesday, May19, 2009, at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Winton Boyd officiating. A visitationwill be held at the church on Tuesday from 11 a.m. until the time ofservices. Private family entombment will be held at a later date atRienzi Cemetery in Fond du Lac.

Barbara expressed her desire for donations to be sent to Orchard Ridge United Church of Christ, 1501 Gilbert Road, Madison, WI 53711.

The family would like to extend their thanks to Dr. Barbara Stowe-Carpenter and the staff at HospiceCare for all their special efforts and giftsgiven to Barbara and her family.

\Cress Funeral and Cremation Service

3610 Speedway Road

(608) 238-3434


}\ \Koch, Carl D.

MADISON - Carl D. Koch, age74, died as he lived, surrounded by those who loved him, on Friday,May 15, 2009, at HospiceCare Inc.

He was born on June 23, 1934, in Madison, the son of Englebert and Kathleen (Kelley) Koch. Carl married Mary Gallagher on May 29, 1954, in St. Patrick ' s Catholic Church in Madison. He worked for MG&E for more than40 years until his retirement. Carl was an avid golfer, enjoyed theoutdoors, camping and boating. He was a member of St. Dennis CatholicChurch and the Catholic Order of Foresters.

Carl is survived by his wife of 55 years,Mary; children, Julie Koch, Cindy Stoker, Tom Koch and Angie Underberg;seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and brother, Ray Koch.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held at ST. DENNIS CATHOLIC CHURCH,at 11 a.m., on Tuesday, May 19, 2009, with father Kent Schmitt presiding.A visitation will be held at the church from 10 a.m. until the timeof the service on Tuesday. Entombment will be at Roselawn Memorial Park.The family would like to extend a special thanks to MG&E for their continuin g support, and to the staffs of University Hospital and HospiceCare fortheir compassion and loving care.

\Gunderson East Funeral

& Cremation Centers

5203 Monona Drive



}\ \Smart, Brian D.

\MADISON - Brian D. Smart, age52, died unexpectedly Friday, May 15, 2009, at St. Mary' s Hospital.Arrangements are pending. Full obituary to follow.

Cress Funeral & Cremation Service3610 Speedway Road

(608) 238-3434


}\ \Zins, Elizabeth C.

MILWAUKEE/ SPRING GREEN - ElizabethC. Zins, age 94 of Milwaukee and formerly of Spring Green, peacefullyentered eternal life on Thursday, May 14, 2009.

She was born Jan. 6, 1915, in Plain, the daughter of Joseph and Catherine (Alt) Blau.

Survivors include four children, Marilyne(Donald) McGuire and Carole McGuire both of Madison, Allan D. (Mary)Zins of Monona and Debra R. Zins of Milwaukee; four grandchildren; sixgreat-grandchildren; three sisters, Katherine (Tony) Hausner of SpringGreen, Marge Reeson of Mount Horeb and Sister Rita Blau FSM of St. Louis,Mo.

She was preceded in death by her parents,Joseph and Catherine Blau; five siblings, Edward, Daniel and Jerry Blau,Celia Buelow and Marian Layton; and an infant sister, Ann Blau.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, May 19, 2009, at11 a.m. at ST. JOHN' S CATHOLIC CHURCH in Spring Green. FatherMike Resop will officiate with burial in the St. Luke' s CatholicCemetery in Plain at 1:15 p.m. Visitation will be held on Monday, May18, 2009, at the RICHARDSON-STAFFORD FUNERAL HOME in Spring Green from5 p.m. until 7 p.m. and at the church on Tuesday from 10 a.m. untilthe time of service.

Memorials may be made to Villa St. Francis,Milwaukee. Online Condolences available at www.staffordfuneralhomes.com.

We love you and miss you!

\Richardson-Stafford Funeral Home Hwy. 23 South

Spring Green (608) 588-2181

}\ \Garcia, Andrea R.

MADISON - Andrea RoseGarcia, age 19, passed away on Friday, May 15, 2009, following a tragicautomobile accident.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be heldat ST. THOMAS AQUINAS CATHOLIC CHURCH, 602 Everglade Drive, on Wednesday,May 20, 2009, at 11 a.m. with Monsignor Donn Heiar celebrating. A visitationwill be at CRESS FUNERAL HOME, 3610 Speedway Road, on Tuesday, May 19,2009, from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. and at the church on Wednesday, May 20,2009, from 10 a.m. until the time of Mass. A full obituary will appearin the Monday, May 18, 2009, paper.

Cress Funeral and Cremation Service 3610 Speedway Road

(608) 238-3434


}\ \Nachreiner, Shirley L.

PLAIN - Shirley L. (Gundlach)Nachreiner of Plain passed away on Friday, May 15, 2009.

She was a member of St. Luke' s Catholic Church and the Plain American Legion Auxiliary.

Survivors include, three stepdaughters,Kathy Nachreiner, Karen (John) Marten and Sharon (Dean) Liegel; fivebrothers, Robert (Pat), John (Melissa), Frank, Howard and Joe Gundlach,three sisters, Florence Heiser, Mary (Kenny) Weyerman and Bernice (Darrell)Dickenson; two special grandsons, Jeremy Liegel and special girlfriend,Katie Oconnell and Matt Liegel. Shirley was preceded in death by herparents, Frank and Bernice (Rose) Gundlach; her husband, Fred A. 'Fritz ' Nachreiner; a son, James F. 'Jimmy'; and a very special friend,John F. 'Scamp' McCluskey.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, May 20, 2009, at11 a.m. at ST. LUKE' S CATHOLIC CHURCH, in Plain. Fr. Mike Resopwill officiate with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will beheld on Wednesday at the ST. LUKE' S CATHOLIC CHURCH, from 9:30a.m. until the time of Mass. The Richardson-Stafford Funeral Home isassisting the family with the arrangements. Online condolences availableat www.staffordfuneralhomes.com.

\Richardson-Stafford Funeral Home

Highway 23 South

Spring Green (608) 647-8148


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