Author Archive: Heather Perkins

MARY KAPITAN

MARY KAPITAN

      Mary Kapitan, 82, of Elkhorn, passed away on Aug. 25, 2022, at her home. She was born in Vrhnika, Slovenia on Dec. 16, 1939, the daughter of Karol and Mary (Opeka) Hren. Mary was united in marriage to Dennis M. Kapitan Sr. on Feb. 19, 1966, at Mother of […]

 
 

BARBARA AGNEW

BARBARA AGNEW

      Barbara Ann Agnew, 75, of Delavan, passed away on Aug. 20, 2022, at home surrounded by her family. She was born in Chicago on July 18, 1947, to James C. Dixon and Minnie (Thompson) Dixon. Barbara was united in marriage to Warren Agnew in 1970 in Chicago. Warren passed […]

 
 

GERALD AMES

GERALD AMES

      Gerald (Jerry) E. Ames, 84, died Sunday, July 24, 2022, at his home in Lake Geneva. He was born in Beloit on Nov. 12, 1937, the son of Helen Scriven and Harry Roland Ames. He grew up in Beloit, graduating from Beloit High School. He attended the University of […]

 
 

KATHARINA BLECHNER

Katharina Blechner 82, of Lake Geneva, passed away to eternal life on Aug. 15, 2022, at the Aurora Lakeland Medical Center. A visitation was held at St. Patrick Catholic Church, 107 W. Walworth St., Elkhorn, on Thursday, Aug. 25. Burial followed at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Elkhorn. Memorials can be […]

 
 

KENNETH ELLSWORTH

KENNETH ELLSWORTH

      Kenneth L. Ellsworth, 98, of S. Getzen Street, Elkhorn, joined his wife, Mary, to eternal life on Aug. 10, 2022, while surrounded by his loving family, at Mission Creek Retirement Community. He was born on Aug. 10, 1924, in Elkhorn, the son of Lynn and Lorna (Taylor) Ellsworth. He […]

 
 

THOMAS GANFIELD

THOMAS GANFIELD

      Thomas (“Tom”) Edward Ganfield, 60, at rest Aug. 13, 2022, surrounded by his loving family. Thomas was born in Chicago, March 23, 1962, to the late Muriel (Davis) and David Ganfield. He graduated Loyola Academy in 1980, attended the University of Michigan, and then graduated Knox College in 1984. […]

 
 

WILLIAM JORDAN

WILLIAM JORDAN

      William James Jordan, 61, of Delavan, passed away on August 13, 2022, at home in Delavan. He was born in Elkhorn on July 31, 1961, to Raymond and Dorothy (Klitzkie) Jordan. Bill graduated from Delavan Darien High School in 1979. He worked for Sta-Rite and Waukesha Cherry Burrell in […]

 
 

ROBERT STRONG

Robert H. Strong, 76, of Delavan, passed away peacefully on Aug. 8, 2022, at Aurora Medical Center in Burlington. He was born on Jan. 3, 1946, son to the late Howard C. and Beth A. (Anderson) Strong. Robert retired after working more than 25 years at Swiss Tech in Delavan. […]

 
 

RUTH STELLING

RUTH STELLING

      Ruth Marie (Bercher) Stelling, loving wife of the late Norman Edmund Stelling, died Aug. 4, 2022, age 96, at the residence of her daughter Julie Sorensen in Chanhassen, Minnesota. A resident of Fontana for over 60 years Ruth was born Saint Nicholas Day Dec. 6, 1925, in Chicago to […]

 
 

BURDETTE HOLT

BURDETTE HOLT

      Burdette Beamsley Holt was born Sept. 6, 1953, at Lakeland Hospital Elkhorn. He attended Jackson Elementary School, Dunhan School, Park School, and graduated in 1971 from Delavan-Darien High School in Delavan. Burdette went on to college at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, graduating with a degree in agricultural economics. Over […]