Obituaries

VIRGINIA J. GEHRKE

Virginia J. Gehrke, 87, of Lake Geneva, formerly of Genoa City, died Oct. 6, 2012. Services will be 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 10519 Main St., Richmond. Haase-Lockwood and Associates Funeral Home in Genoa City assisted the family. For online guestbook, go to haaselockwoodfhs.com.

 
 

MARIANNE WRUCK

MARIANNE WRUCK

Marianne Wruck, (nee Vitek) of East Troy found eternal peace on Oct. 6, 2012, at the age of 58. Beloved wife of Larry D. Wruck, DDS, they were united in marriage on Aug. 16, 1975. Together they raised two daughters, Sarah Wruck and Laura (Jeffery) Tess. She was born in […]

 
 

JACK L. BERGLIN

Jack L. Berglin, 71, of Palmyra died unexpectedly Oct. 6, 2012 at his residence. He was born Jan. 6, 1941 to the late Kenneth and Ida Mae (Bauerfiend) Berglin.  He married Patricia Ann Walter on May 18, 1963 in Millard. She died Feb. 7, 2009. He was self-employed and worked […]

 
 

WAVA G. VISGAR

Wava G. Visgar, 81, of Necedah, died Oct. 4, 2012 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born Oct. 8, 1930 to Donald and Letha (Nevel) Bailey in Richland County. She attended West Lima High School. On Dec. 24, 1956, she married Johnnie Visgar. Together, they resided […]

 
 

DAVID G. COATES

David G. Coates passed away on Sept. 26, 2012 at the age of 60. He is the loving husband of Linda (nee Rutkowski) Coates of 41 years; loving father of Kerry Thornton, Jesse (Jennifer) Coates, and Shaun (Katie) Coates; proud grandpa of Meghan, Madelyn, Delaney, Elliott, Addison, Aric, Eden, and […]

 
 

NOREEN P. DESING

Noreen P. Desing, 88, of Elkhorn, died Oct. 4, 2012 at Aurora Lakeland Medical Center. She was born May 13, 1924 to the late John and Margaret (Gibbs) Hicks. She graduated from Lake Geneva High School in 1942. On June 6, 1945 she married Robert C. Desing in Lake Geneva. […]

 
 

LILLIAN SURGES

LILLIAN SURGES

Lillian (Leokadia) Surges, age 90, of Whitewater, passed away Monday, Sept. 24, 2012 at Fairhaven in Whitewater. Lillian was born Dec. 10, 1921 in Chicago, Ill., the daughter of Joseph and Angela Fiedor. She married Robert Surges. Lillian worked as a bookkeeper for Central Steel and Wire in Chicago and […]

 
 

MARY KAY MEEKER

Mary Kay Meeker of East Troy passed away Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012 at Waukesha Memorial Hospital. Mary Kay Hammer was born on Sept. 23, 1947 to Arnold and Ruth Hammer of Des Moines, Iowa. She grew up there and attended grade school and high school. As a young child, Mary […]

 
 

DOROTHY L. KORPELA

Dorothy Laura Korpela of East Troy was born into eternal life on Sept. 29, 2012 at the age of 88. She was born on June 7, 1924 in Ironwood, Mich. Daughter of the late Steven and Mary (nee Skronski) Kubacki. Dorothy married Tauno E. Korpela in October of 1940. She […]

 
 

LORRAINE M. HOLZER

Lorraine M. Holzer, 74, of Decatur, Tenn., formerly of Elkhorn, died in her sleep at her home Sept. 30, 2012. She was born Oct. 27, 1937 in Beloit to the late Victor and Elsie (Ostrum) Legenski. She married Jerry Holzer and worked as office manager for Optical Alignment Service for […]