Author Archive: Heather Perkins

LUANN M. MITCHELL

LUANN M. MITCHELL

      LuAnn M. Mitchell, 83, of Portage, passed away peacefully at home after a brave battle with cancer. She was born May 30, 1936, in Woodland Township, the daughter of Joseph and Georgia (Mislivecek) Barbour. She married Elmer Mitchell on Aug. 13, 1960. Lu graduated from Hillsboro High School, Sauk […]

 
 

SUSAN M. SKILLING

Susan M. Skilling, 52, of Delavan, died on Nov. 16, 2019, at Aurora Medical Center Summit. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, at Trinity Church in Genoa City. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Thursday at the church. […]

 
 

TIMOTHY R. KLADE

Timothy R. Klade, 63, of Darien, died on Nov. 18, 2019, at Mercy Walworth Hospital in Lake Geneva. Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan is assisting the family.

 
 

CAROLE A. COLOMBE

CAROLE A. COLOMBE

      Carole A. Colombe, 77, of Delavan, passed away on Nov. 14, 2019, at her home in Delavan. She was born in Delavan on April 13, 1942, to Lyle and Irene (Bromley) Morgan. She worked for many years at Lakelawn, Millies and Jeninga Brothers. Carole enjoyed rose gardens and painting […]

 
 

DANIEL W. WOBIG

DANIEL W. WOBIG

      Daniel W. Wobig, 31, of Merritt Island, Fla., formerly of Delavan, passed away on Nov. 10, 2019, in Florida. He was born on July 18, 1988. He was united in marriage to Krista Stoll on June 20, 2015. Daniel loved driving forklift, doing 5S, spending last year as a […]

 
 

LARRY D. HAWKINS

Larry D. Hawkins, 62, of Darien, passed away on Nov. 10, 2019, at his home in Darien. Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan is assisting the family.

 
 

JOHN R. KAZORT

John R. Kazort, 66, of Delavan, passed away on Nov. 11, 2019, at Mercy Hospital in Janesville. A military service will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 19 at Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 21731 Spring St., Union Grove, followed by the burial. Betzer Family Funeral Home and […]

 
 

Changing the conversation

Changing the conversation

Inspired Coffee to promote workforce development for people with disabilities By Jennifer Eisenbart Correspondent Inspiration Ministries President Erik Barber calls it “changing the conversation.” After working with the long-term care provider for those with developmental and physical disabilities for the last three years, Barber said the current project Inspiration Ministries […]

 
 

Trick-or-Trivia raises $5K for library friends

Trick-or-Trivia raises $5K for library friends

By Heather Ruenz Staff Writer After all the tabs were paid, the Friends of Matheson Memorial Library raised $5,000 from Trick-or-Trivia night fundraiser to fund next year’s Adult and Children’s programming at the Elkhorn library. Additional funds will be used to upgrade the facility. The 7th Trick-or-Trivia event drew the […]

 
 

Families of veterans reminded of benefits

By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent Judy Arline wants spouses of veterans to know that they are entitled to valuable benefits if their spouse passes away. Her husband died in 2010 and she said she was not aware of the benefits she was entitled to as a widow of a veteran. […]