Obituaries

BARBARA J. GRIFFITHS

BARBARA J. GRIFFITHS

Barbara J. Griffiths (nee Greco-Richardson), 80, of East Troy, found her peace from ALS on Jan. 19, 2022, at home surrounded by family. If you had the pleasure of knowing her, then she touched your heart. Barb was born in Kenosha to Frank Thomas Greco and Martha nee Weigand Greco-Richardson. […]

 
 

MARLIN R. COBB

MARLIN R. COBB

      Marlin R. Cobb, 66, of Darien, passed away after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer on Jan. 16, 2022, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Madison. He was born in Elkhorn on July 3, 1955, to Alden and Margaret (Wernlund) Cobb. Marlin was united in marriage to Mary Brovold on […]

 
 

JOHN W. HOOPER

JOHN W. HOOPER

John W. Hooper, 85, of Whitewater, and previously of Palmyra, passed away Jan. 12, 2022, at Fairhaven Senior Services of Whitewater. He grew up on a farm near Palmyra and after high school, he attended the University of Wisconsin – Madison and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in agriculture […]

 
 

DR. JAMES M. LOFTUS

DR. JAMES M. LOFTUS

Dr. James Meloyd Loftus, 87, was called to his eternal life Jan. 3, 2022. He was born Oct. 12, 1934, in Madison. Dr. Jim grew up in Madison and graduated from Madison East High School. He graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic in 1956 and interned at the B.J. Palmer […]

 
 

LAURENCE VANCE

LAURENCE VANCE

      Laurence “Larry” Vance’s heart finally gave out at age 82, and he died at Monroe Clinic Hospital Jan. 11, 2022. We lost quite a guy this past Tuesday writes his wife, Diana. I know I am not exaggerating when I write, everybody loved Larry. With his Irish humor and […]

 
 

MARIA ACOSTA

Maria Acosta, 79, of Delavan, passed away on Jan. 12, 2022, at Williams Bay Health Services. Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan is assisting the family.

 
 

JEANNETTE ERKFITZ

Jeannette G. Erkfitz, 85, of Darien, passed away on Jan. 12, 2022, at Huntington Memory Care in Janesville. A celebration of life will be held later this spring. Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan is assisting the family.

 
 

AUSTIN J. GIBSON

AUSTIN J. GIBSON

      Austin J. Gibson, 19, of Delavan passed away on Jan. 8, 2022, at home. He was born in Libertyville, Ill., on April 18, 2002, to Josh and Nikole (Wallraf) Gibson. Austin was a 2020 graduate from Elkhorn. He enjoyed doing many outdoor activities including snowmobiling, four wheeling, and fishing. […]

 
 

KIM S. MURN

KIM S. MURN

Kim Susan Murn, 61, of Palmyra, passed away Jan. 5, 2022, at UW-Hospital in Madison. She was born on July 15, 1960, at Fort Atkinson Hospital, to Donald and Patricia (Blomiley) Martens. She grew up in the Palmyra area and was a 1978 graduate of Palmyra High School. After high […]

 
 

LOUIS PAETSCH

LOUIS PAETSCH

Louis Paetsch, 80, died Jan. 2, 2022, at Aspirus Hospital in Wausau after a heart attack. Louis received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin–Stevens Point in 1964 and was hired to teach history and physical education at Waterford junior high at the former Agricultural Building in Rochester where […]