Obituaries

LILA ANN SPECIAL

Lila Ann Special, 85, of Fontana, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on June 25, 2017. She was born Jan. 23, 1932, in Chicago. She enjoyed being a mother, grandmother and great-grandmother to her five children, Nancy Despres, Michael McAndrews, Susan McAndrews, Joe Special and Nick Special, […]

 
 

JOANNE A. SANDERSON

Joanne A. Sanderson, 66, of Beloit, died June 23, 2017, at her home in Beloit. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan with a visitation from 10 a.m. until the time of the service Tuesday at the funeral home.  

 
 

FREMON L. DORN

Fremon L. Dorn, 95 of Elkhorn, passed away peacefully June 23, 2017, at Wisconsin Veteran Home in Union Grove. He was born May 5, 1922, to the late Herman and Martha Dorn. He married Virginia Heusser on Nov. 25, 1949, in Elkhorn. Virginia preceded him in death on March 16, […]

 
 

THERESA BORCHERT

Theresa Marie Borchert, 93, passed peacefully at Fairhaven Retirement Community in Whitewater June 20, 2017. Theresa is survived by her son, Tim (Connie) Borchert, of Frankfort, Ill.; daughter, Kathy (Gary) Kincaid of Palmyra; seven grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gunther Irving Borchert, […]

 
 

TERRY J. SPLITTER

Terry John Splitter, 77, of Janesville, passed away on June 1, 2017. He was born April 7, 1940, in Whitewater. He was born to Edward and Bernice Splitter. He was the middle of three brothers. He is survived by his older brother, William; and his younger brother, Richard. He graduated […]

 
 

FERN E. BRANFORT

Fern E. Branfort, 101, of East Troy, died June 16, 2017, at East Troy Manor. She was born Aug. 8, 1915, in Troy, to the late Matthew and Minnie (Wobshal) Cummings. She married Marshall Branfort in January of 1937 in Belvidere, Ill. She worked as an assembler for Oak Manufacturing […]

 
 

BETTY JOAN BAAR

Betty Joan Baar, 82, of Delavan, passed away at her son’s home in Delavan on June 13, 2017. She was born May 30, 1935 in Cicero, Ill., to Richard James and Katherine (Van Byssum) Wezeman. This sweet soul went home to Jesus, peacefully on a Tuesday afternoon. She was an […]

 
 

DARRELL L. GRIMES

Darrell L. Grimes, 62, of Delavan, died June 12, 2017, at Aurora Lakeland Medical Center from complications of cancer. He is survived by his father, Gerald Grimes; his siblings Debbie (Grimes) Cormell, Dennis Grimes and David Grimes; his partner of 20 years, Kay Schult Lale; his children Chelle (LeAnne) Fuller, […]

 
 

DOROTHY S. DOWNING

DOROTHY S. DOWNING

      Dorothy Sady Downing, 65, of Delavan, died June 12, 2017, at Mercy Hospital in Janesville. She was born in Elkhorn Dec. 1, 1951, to Eaba and Dorothy Botma. She married Gordon Downing on Aug. 25, 1973, at the Delavan Christian Reformed Church. She worked for many years as a […]

 
 

NANCY L. FRASER

NANCY L. FRASER

      Nancy Lucille Fraser, 83, of Elkhorn, died June 10, 2017, at her residence. She was born Sept. 15, 1933, in Delavan, to the late William P. and Clara (Sievert) Jacobsen. She graduated from Elkhorn High School with the Class of 1951. On Nov. 1, 1952, she was united in […]

 
 
 
 
 

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