Archive for: August, 2022

New developments coming to Delavan

By Michael S. Hoey CORRESPONDENT       The Common Council approved several actions on Aug. 16 that will pave the way for several new developments to begin in the City of Delavan.       The largest development is a proposed new apartment complex at the intersection of Phoenix Street and Faryl Ave. […]

 
 

BARBARA BIELINSKI

BARBARA BIELINSKI

      Barbara J. Bielinski (nee Barwick) entered into eternal life on Aug. 26, 2022, at the age of 81. Beloved wife of Eugene for almost 60 years; dear mother of Edward (Gail) Bielinski, Paul (Darlene) Bielinski, Anne-Marie Bielinski Crowley, and Christopher (Jenny Geiser) Bielinski; proud grandmother of Joel (Carrie) Theder, […]

 
 

CHARLES CHRISTENSON

Charles “Chuck” Lenard Christenson, 76, passed away Aug. 25, 2022, at home surrounded by his family. Chuck was born Aug. 19, 1946, the son of Lenard Duane and Arlene Ruth (Hahn) Christenson. He lived his entire life in rural Walworth and was a 1964 graduate of Big Foot High School. […]

 
 

EDWARD RILEY

EDWARD RILEY

      Edward R. Riley “Gramps” was born Aug. 22, 1944, in Harvard, Illinois, to James and Lucille (Bailey) Riley. He passed away on Aug. 21, 2022, at Aurora Summit Hospital in Oconomowoc. Born into a rural homestead outside of Harvard, Illinois, Ed left the family farm and enlisted in the […]

 
 

WALTER DUJARDIN

Walter J. Dujardin, 85, of Delavan passed away on Aug. 29, 2022, at Aurora Lakeland Medical Center in Elkhorn. Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan is assisting the family.

 
 

MARK EKMAN

Mark E. Ekman, 62, of Delavan passed away on Aug. 18, 2022. Monroe Funeral Home in Delavan is assisting the family.

 
 

MARY KAPITAN

MARY KAPITAN

      Mary Kapitan, 82, of Elkhorn, passed away on Aug. 25, 2022, at her home. She was born in Vrhnika, Slovenia on Dec. 16, 1939, the daughter of Karol and Mary (Opeka) Hren. Mary was united in marriage to Dennis M. Kapitan Sr. on Feb. 19, 1966, at Mother of […]

 
 

GARY C. HAMILTON

GARY C. HAMILTON

Gary C. Hamilton, 72, of Elkhorn, went home to his heavenly Father Aug. 26, 2022, at his home, surrounded by his family. He was born July 7, 1950, in Randolph, Ohio, to the late Paul and Virginia (Jones) Hamilton. He served in the U.S. Navy for six years. While he […]

 
 

Foreigner stands the test of time

By Jennifer Eisenbart EDITOR       For Foreigner keyboardist Michael Bluestein, the work of the band – a group that has remained relevant from the 1970s until now – survives because of its music.       “This is music that continues to resonate with people,” he explained. “It’s become part of the […]

 
 

High school choir to open for Foreigner at County Fair

By Jennifer Eisenbart EDITOR       Matthew Remus, choir director at Elkhorn Area High School, is starting his ninth year at Elkhorn and it’s fair to say he and his choirs have never kicked the school year off like they will Sept. 4.       The group, comprised of summer music students […]