Archive for: February, 2021

DIANE GESSLER

Diane Elizabeth Gessler, 72, of Fort Atkinson, passed away on Jan. 23, 2021, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Madison. Diane was born on July 1, 1948, in Fort Atkinson, to James George and Grace Elizabeth (Vondras) Gessler. She spent most of her early life in Whitewater, graduating from Whitewater High […]

 
 

CAROL ZIMMERMAN

Carol Zimmerman, 78, of Whitewater, passed away on Jan. 25, 2021, in Delavan. Services will be held at a later date. Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan is assisting the family.

 
 

KIMBERLY WOOD

Kimberly R. Wood, 53, of Darien, passed away on Jan. 27, 2021, at Aurora Lakeland Medical Center in Elkhorn. Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan is assisting the family.

 
 

RAYMOND KOOISTRA

Raymond C. Kooistra, 73, of Rockton, Ill., passed away on Jan. 25, 2021, at Delavan Health Services. Services will be private. Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan is assisting the family.

 
 

ROY OZMUN

Roy Ronald Ozmun Jr., 61, of Fontana, passed away on Jan. 27, 2021, at home. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 3 at New Life Pentecostal Church in Harvard, Ill. Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service on Wednesday at the […]

 
 

JASON PAPCKE

JASON PAPCKE

      Jason John Papcke, 43, of Delavan, passed away on Jan. 29, 2021, at home. He was born in Elkhorn, on Aug. 7, 1977. Jason worked for many years at Southern Lakes Plumbing in Elkhorn. He enjoyed snowmobiling, fishing, camping, classic cars and the Chicago White Sox. Jason is survived […]

 
 

MARY BAYLEY

MARY BAYLEY

      Mary Ellen Bayley, of Walworth, passed away on Jan. 25, 2021 from ALS. Mary was born on April 25, 1951, in Harvard, Ill., to Ed and Ramona Slavin. She grew up on a dairy farm in Walworth and graduated from St. Luke’s Hospital School of Nursing in Racine. Mary […]

 
 

ROBERT MILITELLO

ROBERT MILITELLO

      Robert Philip “Bob” Militello, 62, of Delavan, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family the morning of Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021. Bob was born to the late Philip and Joan (Schweiger) on June 26, 1958 in Melrose Park, Illinois. He graduated high school at Proviso East […]

 
 

SANDRA HUGHES

SANDRA HUGHES

Sandra (Sandy) Kay Hughes, 79, of Walworth, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021 in Hudson, Florida, surrounded by her children. She was born to Francis “Frank” Leonard and Jeannette Marie (Simonson) Perren in Chicago, Illinois on Sept. 17, 1941. After her father’s sudden passing in 1946, Jeannette moved Sandy […]

 
 

Comets wrestlers granted virtual schooling

The agreement is in place during postseason competition By Michael S. Hoey Correspondent The Delavan-Darien High School wrestling team is in the midst of a historic season. The Comets are in position to potentially advance to the team state tournament for what would be only the second time in school […]