Obituaries

ROBERT M. GARECHT

Robert M. Garecht, 80, of Delavan died Saturday Dec. 22, 2012 at Lakeland Health Care Center in Elkhorn. He was born Aug. 14, 1932 in Taylor, N.D., to the late Jack and Rose (Fix) Garecht. He was united in marriage to Elaine Wandler in Dickinson, N.D. on July 5, 1954. […]

 
 

DIANE Y. YIREK

Diane Y. Yirek, 72, of Delavan, died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012, at St. Luke’s Medical Center in Milwaukee. She was born in Delavan on April 4, 1940 to the late Roy and Ruby (Williamson) Kucker. She was a medical assistant for more than 30 years in the Delavan area, first […]

 
 

LON G. MORGAN

LON G. MORGAN

      Lon G. Morgan, age 74 of Packwaukee, passed away at his home after a lengthy battle with cancer, Tuesday morning, Dec. 25, 2012. He was born on July 23, 1938 in Janesville to John and Mildred (Guse) Morgan. Lon married Rhonda Hanson and together they had two […]

 
 

MARGARET J. LEWIS

Margaret “Peggy” J. Lewis, 82 of Country Estates Burlington, died Sunday Dec. 23, 2012 at Lakeland Health Care Center, Elkhorn. Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday Dec. 29 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, 107 W. Walworth Street, Elkhorn. Visitation will be Saturday from 9-11 a.m. […]

 
 

MATTHEW F. WINN

MATTHEW F. WINN

Matthew F. Winn, age 89, passed away peacefully on Monday, Dec. 24, 2012 at Fort Atkinson Memorial Hospital. Matt was born in Whitewater on Jan. 18, 1923, the son Howard and Mary (Roherty) Winn. Matt graduated from Wisconsin State Teachers College. He was active in the Phi Chi Fraternity and […]

 
 

ELLEN D. ‘BEA’ OBERHOLTZER

Ellen D. “Bea” Oberholtzer, age 77 of East Troy passed away at home on Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012. She was born Jan. 22, 1935 in Denmark to parents Soren and Valborg Jensen. She moved to North Prairie when she was 19. On Dec. 29, 1952 she married the late “Obie” […]

 
 

JERILYN I. HALLENBERG

Jerilyn I. Hallenberg, 65, of Elkhorn died Monday Dec. 17, 2012 at her residence. Services were held Dec. 21 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Elkhorn. Steinke Funeral Home assisted the family.

 
 

MAXINE J. RATHJE

Maxine J. Rathje, 90, of E. Third Ave., Elkhorn, died Friday Dec. 21, 2012 at Lakeland Health Care Center. She was born July 30, 1922 in Hebron, Ind., the daughter of the late Raymond and Marjorie (Barton) Stewart. Maxine was united in marriage to Marcel Rathje on April 19, 1941 […]

 
 

JEANETTE ‘JEAN’ MATOUSEK

Jeanette “Jean” Matousek, 92, Lake Geneva, formerly of Chicago, died Dec. 18 at her residence. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Dec. 28 at the Bohemian National Cemetery in Chicago. Visitation will be from 12:30 p.m. until time of services. Steinke Funeral Home is assisting the family with the […]

 
 

KAROLIS ZUKAUSHAS

Karolis Zukaushas, 20, of Fontana died Dec. 10. Services were held Dec. 14 at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church in Lake Geneva. Steinke Funeral Home & Cremation Services assisted the family.