Obituaries

CHARLES J. WILGING

CHARLES J. WILGING

      Charles J. Wilging, 78, of Washington State, formerly of Milwaukee, died unexpectedly Jan. 14, 2018, at his son’s home in Elkhorn. He was born Oct. 27, 1939, in Milwaukee, to Charles, Sr. and Verona Wilging. Charles served in the U.S. Army from 1962 to 1965 as a track vehicle […]

 
 

DOROTHY D. HANSEN

Dorothy D. Hansen, 77 of rural Delavan, died at her home peacefully on Jan. 17, 2018. A memorial gathering will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Betzer Funeral Home in Delavan.

 
 

JAMES WENZEL

JAMES WENZEL

James “Jim” Wenzel, 100, died peacefully on Jan. 13, 2018, at Seasons of Life Hospice House in Woodruff, with his loving wife, Dorothy, at his side. Jim served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II as a second lieutenant. He was a navigator who flew missions on bombers […]

 
 

HEATHER GORRES

Heather Gorres, 42, of East Troy, found peace Jan. 15, 2018. She was born April 21, 1975, to Les and Diane (Hansen) Lincoln in Minnesota. Heather is a graduate of Forest Lake High School and earned her bachelor’s degree at Carthage College. She married her husband, Ben, on Aug. 14, […]

 
 

BETTY JANE SAFFRAN

BETTY JANE SAFFRAN

Betty Jane Saffran, 89, of East Troy passed away surrounded by her family on Jan. 14, 2018. She was born in Hayes, to the late William and Clara Strehlow. She was married to Norman J. Saffran for 66 years and they were longtime East Troy residents. Betty worked as a […]

 
 

DORIS MARIE REINKE

DORIS MARIE REINKE

      Doris Marie Reinke, 96 of Elkhorn, passed away peacefully Jan. 12, 2018, at Tender Reflections in Elkhorn. She was born Jan. 12, 1922, in Racine, the only child of the late Otto W. and Louise A. (Goehring) Reinke. Doris graduated with a bachelor’s degree in 1943, and master’s degree […]

 
 

CHAELEY J. RUEGGE

Chaeley J. Ruegge, 17, of Johnstown, Nebraska, died Jan. 11, 2018, from injuries suffered in a car crash. She was born June 25, 2017, to Dave and Jenne Ruegge, Johnstown. Survivors include her parents; brother, Clint, of Brownlee, Nebraska; sister, Nichole Fischer and her son, Leighton, and special friend, Tyler […]

 
 

NORBERT KURZ

Norbert “Bert” Kurz, 70, of East Troy, went home to meet the Lord in Heaven on Jan. 8, 2018, surrounded by his family. Bert was a member of the East Troy Lions Club since 1992 and was a past president. He served on many projects with the Lions Club such […]

 
 

ROBERT R. WELCH

Robert “Bob” R. Welch, 91, passed away peacefully at his Troy Center home on Jan. 10, 2018, with his family by his side. He was born in Troy Center on July 9, 1926, to Harold and Frieda (Kneiert) Welch. Bob was a graduate of East Troy High School. He received […]

 
 

BONNIE J. BROOK

Bonnie J. Brook, 64, of East Troy, found peace Jan. 9, 2018. She was born Sept. 7, 1953, in Elkhorn to Donald and Kathryn (Siehoff) Brook. She was a graduate of East Troy High School and a life-long member of the community. Survivors include her parents; brother, Michael; sister, Mary; […]

 
 
 
 
 

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