Archive for: December, 2012


Herbert E. Budhill, 86, Lake Geneva, died Dec. 29, 2012 at the Aurora Lakeland Medical Center, Elkhorn. A family memorial service will be held at a later date. Steinke Funeral Home & Cremation Services assisted the family with arrangements.



Nancy Brady, 86, Lake Geneva, died Dec. 27, 2012 at the Lakeland Health Care Center, Elkhorn. Services will be held at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 2 at the Steinke Funeral Home, Lake Geneva. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to time of services at the funeral home on Wednesday.


East Troy’s Gaspervich reflects on 1,000-point milestone

East Troy’s Gaspervich reflects on 1,000-point milestone

Senior will play next year at NMU By Dan Truttschel Correspondent It didn’t take long for East Troy’s Breanna Gaspervich to make her presence felt during her sophomore season. Back then, she had potential to take her game to the next level – but at the time, it was untapped […]


Loan to help rev Buell’s future

Local motorcycle manufacturer gets infusion from GE Capital By Dave Fidlin Correspondent The Buell name and its presence within East Troy has gone through a sometimes-dramatic sequence events in the past three years. But the motorcycle manufacturer recently received a boost with cash infusions and plans to build a motorcycle […]




Gerald “Jerry” J. Tasch, 81 of Lake Geneva, died Thursday Dec. 27, 2012, at Lakeland Health Care Center in Elkhorn surrounded by his children. He was born March 6, 1931 in Chicago. He was the son of the late John L. and Anne (Smith) Tasch. He served in the US […]



Helen Rose Fassbinder, 87, Lake Geneva, died Dec. 24, 2012 at Geneva Lake Manor in Lake Geneva. She was born Nov. 8, 1925 in Janesville to the late Frank Joseph and Evelyn (Raible) Fassbinder. As an infant, she was baptized in the Catholic faith at St. Benedict church. She received […]



William “Bill” Means, 93, of Delavan, died Dec. 29, 2012 at the Vintage on the Ponds care facility in Delavan. He was born Jan. 20, 1919 in La Grange to the late Charles Marquart and Iola Rowe. He graduated from Delavan High School in 1938. He then entered the U.S. […]



Paul J. Ahler, 88, of Lyons died Monday, Dec. 24, 2012 at the Summit Hospital in Oconomowoc. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Dec. 29 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Lyons. Visitation will be held at the church one hour prior to time of service. Steinke Funeral Home, […]



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, 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 […]