Archive for: February, 2016

FR. JOHN TWOMEY

Fr. John Twomey, 88, of East Troy, returned to the Lord Feb. 22, 2016, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital. He was born on Dec. 21, 1927 in Davenport, Iowa. He received valedictorian honors from Riverside High School in Milwaukee in 1945, a BA from St. Francis Seminary in Milwaukee in 1949, […]

 
 

EDYTHE M. CARROLL-CLARKE

Edythe M. Carroll-Clarke, 97, of Delavan died Feb. 27, 2016. Funeral services will take place at 2 p.m., Friday, at Monroe Funeral Home with a visitation being held one hour prior to the service. Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan is assisting the family.

 
 

RALPH DOUGLAS QUINNEY

Ralph Douglas Quinney, 79, of Ripon, died Dec. 5, 2015, at the University of Wisconsin Hospital. He was born June 4, 1936, on the family farm on Quinney Road north of Delavan and west of Elkhorn to Floyd and Alice (Holloway) Quinney. He graduated from Delavan High School in 1954, […]

 
 

TERRY L. MOSER

TERRY L. MOSER

      Terry Lee Moser, 70, of Conway, Ark., formerly of Delavan, passed away Feb. 24, 2016, while on business in Oklahoma City. He was born Feb. 6, 1946, in Baileys Harbor to Gerald and Myrtle (Ahrens) Moser. He is survived by his wife, Sandra (Cairns) of 45 years, […]

 
 

DENNIS E. PIERSON

DENNIS E. PIERSON

Dennis “Devo” Edward Pierson, 60, of Delavan, passed away Feb. 21, 2016, with his beloved daughter and son-in-law at his side. He was born July 18, 1955, to Richard and Jennie Pierson in Iowa City, Iowa. He attended St. Andrew Parish School in Delavan and graduated from Delavan-Darien High School […]

 
 

Strings and swing

Strings and swing

      Josh Barrett, above, performs with the Swing Band at the annual Gala Concert, “Evening in Paris” Feb. 13 in the Riviera Ballroom on Geneva Lake. He also performs with the Lake Geneva Symphony Orchestra. Pat and Mark Bromley, left, also of Whitewater, browse the silent auction items […]

 
 

Officials reject mixed-use development plans

Concerns include inadequate business plan, logistics By Dave Fidlin Correspondent After meeting behind closed doors, Whitewater’s top decision-making body has nixed a planned mixed-use development on a dormant 10.8-acre parcel of land near the intersection of Milwaukee Street and Bluff Road. In mid-December, representatives of Chicago-based senior living development company […]

 
 

Badger swimmers compete at state

Badger swimmers compete at state

Girls basketball beats Westosha heading into regional By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Badger High School co-op swim team competed at the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association state swim meet Friday in Madison. Andrew Shane competed in two individual events and was also on the 400-yard freestyle relay team that made […]

 
 

Town of Geneva woman dies in crash

A Town of Geneva woman died in a car crash last week in Lake Geneva. Pamela Bennett, 58, died at Mercy Walworth Medical Center after a three-car crash on Main Street west of Elmwood Avenue at about 4:15 p.m. Feb. 16, according to a press release from the Lake Geneva […]

 
 

Boys lose to Muskego, beat Elkhorn

Boys lose to Muskego, beat Elkhorn

By Kevin Cunningham Correspondent Entering the week at 11-7 overall, the Delavan-Darien boys basketball team had two games on its schedule last week with two more remaining this week. The team split the two games last week, moving to 12-8 overall. Starting with Muskego on Feb. 15, the Comets fell […]