Donald R. Schmidt was joined to the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health via body donation program. He died on May 20, 2018.

June Anderson was born on Dec. 10, 1931, the daughter of David and Alvina (Fredrick) Burton. She grew up in Portage where she attended school and graduated in 1949.

L.V. Baker, of Portage, went to be with her Lord, Jesus Christ, on Thursday, May 17, 2018, at the age of 93.

Margaret Cartwright, 91, Green Bay, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 12, 2018, at Angel’s Touch Assisted Living in De Pere. She was surrounded by the love and prayers of her extensive family.

Margaret Cartwright, 91, Green Bay, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 12, 2018, at Angel’s Touch Assisted Living in De Pere. She was surrounded by the love and prayers of her extensive family.

Loris Walter Rather, 82, beloved husband of Lois (Hogrefe) Rather for 60 years, passed away peacefully in Waukesha, surrounded by loving family members on May 10, 2018.

Patricia Ruth Duffy, 88, of King, formerly of Pardeeville, passed away on Thursday, May 10, 2018, at the Wisconsin Veterans Home in King. Patricia was married to Max Duffy for 62 years before his passing in 2013.

Karen C. Murphy, 56, of Portage, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, May 11, 2018, at Ascension St. Clare’s Hospital in Weston.

On Sunday, May 6, 2018, Nana A. Luedeman, mother and sister, passed away at the age of 60.

Nancy L. Thiessen, 82, of Sautee, Georgia, formerly of Portage, died April 30, 2018, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Georgia, with her son, husband and other family by her side.

Russell Byron Witthun, 57, of Cambria, died unexpectedly on Friday morning, May 4, 2018, in the town of Scott, Columbia County.

Lois C. (McCarthy) Lapp, 87, of Portage, died peacefully on Thursday, May 3, 2018, at Columbia Health Care Center, surrounded by a loving family.

Melva M. Rude, 85, of Portage, went home peacefully to be with her Lord and beloved husband, Ken, on Wednesday, May 2, 2018.