Obituaries

MARY E. SORENSON

Mary E. Sorenson, 95, Genoa City, formerly of Glenview, Ill., died peacefully on Jan. 4, 2013. She was a retiree of Crane Packing Company in Illinois. She was a life-long volunteer for many causes. She is survived by her son Gary R. Sorenson of Largo, Fla. Her husband, Roy R. […]

 
 

GEORGE E. JOHNSON

George E. Johnson, 50, of Geneva, Ill., passed away Jan. 1, 2013 at his home. He was born Oct 1, 1962, to George and Carol (Moe) Johnson. Services are pending at the Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan.

 
 

LEE VENEMA

Lee Venema, 67, Delavan, passed away Dec. 25, 2012 at Lake Geneva Manor in Lake Geneva. Lee was born Feb. 26, 1945 in the Netherlands, to Andrew and Della (Vander Heide) Venema. He was a long-time resident of Delavan and a member of the Christian Reformed Church in Delavan. He […]

 
 

JAMES H. BEESLEY

James H. Beesley, 64 of Delavan died Jan. 4, 2013 at Fort Atkinson Memorial Hospital in Fort Atkinson. He was born April 9, 1948 in Chicago. No services are planned at this time. Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan is assisting the family.

 
 

DARLENE MAE BONESS

Darlene Mae Boness, 84, Delavan, died at Kindred Care Nursing Home in Burlington on Sunday, Jan 5, 2013. Darlene was born March 31, 1928 in Sharon to the late William Boness and Lulu Braun. She worked at the Delavan Hardware until it closed. She then worked at Sta-Rite Industries and […]

 
 

PAMELA C. THOMPSON

Pamela C. Thompson, 81 of Elkhorn, died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013 at her home. She was born on March 23, 1931 in Elkhorn. She was the daughter of the late Clayton and Ruth (Wells) Baker. She was married to Richard M. Thompson on Nov. 17, 1951 at St. John in the […]

 
 

THORBJORN ‘TORY’ LINDLAND

THORBJORN ‘TORY’ LINDLAND

Tory Lindland, 90, of Walworth, formerly of Burlington, met his Savior face to face on Jan. 1, 2013. Pastor Tory, as he was lovingly called, was born in the country of Norway on July 14, 1922. He came to the United States as an infant. He was raised in a […]

 
 

MARY ANN SIGMUND

Mary Ann Sigmund, 58, of Elkhorn died Dec. 24, 2012 at St. Luke’s Hospital in Milwaukee. She was born Sept. 10, 1954 in Elkhorn to parents Herbert and Lillian (Rupp) Sigmund. For many years, she worked with her father at his service station in Williams Bay. Her uncle, William L. […]

 
 

MARY LOU WISNEWSKI

Mary Lou Wisnewski, 72, of East Troy, died on Dec. 26, 2012 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born on Feb. 19, 1940 in Edgar to parents Louis and Hedwig Pospyhalla. She was a graduate of Edgar High School. She married her late husband Robert on Feb. […]

 
 

ROSE MARIE JONES

Rose Marie Jones, 82, of East Troy died at East Troy Manor on Dec. 29, 2012. She was born on Dec. 25, 1930 in Walworth County to her parents, Millard and Mary (Braun) Markham. She attended grade school in the surrounding area and Whitewater High School. In June of 1954, […]