Obituaries

DONALD J. SCHULZ

DONALD J. SCHULZ

Donald J. Schulz, 91, of Green Lake and formerly of East Troy, passed away Feb. 16, 2019, at Prairie Place in Ripon. He was born in Fond du Lac on June 12, 1927, to the late Ervin H. and Irene (Cahill) Schulz. Don married Alice Melrose on June 11, 1949. […]

 
 

RONALD F. PYKA

Ronald F. Pyka, 82, passed away Feb. 9, 2019, at his home. He was born in August 1936 to Peter and Mary (Waldera) Pyka. East Troy was his home for more than 40. He will be remembered by his neighbors as a quiet and kind person, who was a privilege […]

 
 

JOAN M. PANCRATZ

JOAN M. PANCRATZ

      Joan M. Pancratz, 61, of Delavan, passed away on Feb. 6, 2019, at Mercy Hospital in Janesville. She was born in Chicago, in 1957, to Charles and Cecelia (Braunsky) Pancratz. Joan enjoyed successful careers in hospitality and meeting planning as well as marketing. Joan is survived by her mother, […]

 
 

KAY Z. KISSINGER

KAY Z. KISSINGER

      Kay Z. Kissinger, 68, of McFarland, took her final journey home on Jan. 28, 2019. She was born on May 13, 1950, in Elkhorn to Severt and Edna (Lasch) Sather. Kay married Jerry Kissinger in 1991. Two years ago, for their 25th wedding anniversary, they went on a cruise, […]

 
 

PAUL L. JANSEN

PAUL L. JANSEN

      Paul L. Jansen, 74, of Delavan, passed away on Feb. 1, 2019, at Aurora Medical Center in Burlington. He was born on Oct. 11, 1944. Paul was united in marriage to Judith Hall on June 5, 1965. She passed away on Aug. 2, 2011. Paul is survived by his […]

 
 

CAROL J. KASTEN

CAROL J. KASTEN

      Carol Joan Kasten, 86, of Delavan Lake died peacefully at her home of an apparent heart attack on Feb. 1, 2019. Carol was born May 16, 1933, in Chicago, Ill., the daughter of Louis W. Kasten and Dorothy Frances Wilson. Carol was a truly exceptional businesswoman, one of the […]

 
 

JAMES A. HAENI

James A. Haeni was born Aug. 28, 1953, in Hustisford, to Adolph Jr. and Evangeline (Miescke) Haeni. He passed away on Jan. 26, 2019, at his home in Walworth. Along with teaching history at Big Foot High School for 33 years, he was an assistant football coach for most of […]

 
 

DAVID W. AMES

DAVID W. AMES

      David W. Ames, 68, of Darien, died Jan. 31, 2019, in Illinois. He was born to John D. and Isabelle Ames in 1950 and grew up on the family’s farm in the town of Darien. He graduated from Delavan-Darien High School in 1968 and from UW-Platteville in 1972 with […]

 
 

JAMES T. MAINUS

James “Jim” Thomas Mainus, 79, of rural Elkhorn died Feb. 2, 2019, at his home. He was born April 17, 1939, in Waukesha, to late Stanley and Alice (Whitehouse) Mainus. On Aug. 22, 1975, he was united in marriage to Marilynn M. (Beschta) Fine at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church […]

 
 

CAROL J. KASTEN

Carol J. Kasten, 86 of Delavan, died, at her home of natural causes on Feb. 1, 2019. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 6, at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church, Delavan. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of service at the church. Burial will […]