Roger Dennis Bredeson, 60, passed away suddenly on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, from a massive heart attack.

Rita K. Baillies, 74, of Pardeeville, passed away peacefully on Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, at the Columbia County Health Care Center, surrounded by her family, after a brief fight with cancer.

John Raymond Hanna, 79, of Lake Alfred, Florida, a dedicated servant of the Lord, a faithful husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, was called home on Nov. 4, 2017.

She came into the world crying and her family rejoiced. On Nov. 10, 2017, she departed from this world rejoicing, and we cried.

John Hoffman, 92 of Randolph, passed away on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, at Waupun Memorial Hospital with family at his side.

Betty J. Smith, 86, of Evansville, formerly of Pardeeville and Madison, passed away peacefully at home Wednesday Nov. 8, 2017.

William F. James, 84, passed away Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, at Agrace HospiceCare in Fitchburg, surrounded by his family.

Janet Diane Roddewig, 66, known to everyone as Diane, of Portage, joined her mother Bertha and brother Danny on Nov. 3, 2017, after a quick fight with brain cancer.