Jacob Klamer, 94, of Lewis, Colorado, formerly a long-time resident on Lake Wisconsin in Lodi, passed away Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, at his home surrounded by family.

Veronica “Ro” (Greif) Komes, 62, of Prairie Du Sac, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, after a long battle at University of Wisconsin Hospital in Madison.

Mary E. Carlow, 102, of Sauk City, passed away Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, at Bland Bekkedal Center for Hospice in Viroqua.

Natalie Muriel Beach, 81, of Prairie du Sac, a woman who rarely met a bird or book that didn’t make her heart beat a little faster, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017. She made her home for the past 50 years on the shores of the Wisconsin River.

Kevin “Ole” Oleson, 43, of Sauk City, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Madison.

Mark D. Gerry, 57, of Prairie du Sac, rode his final bike ride on Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, got off his bike and went straight to the arms of Jesus after suffering a heart attack at home.

Lyle L. Cady, 82, of Plain, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, at his residence.

George John Alt, 67, Sumpter Township, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, on what would have been his mother’s 99th birthday.

Colleen Lorraine Schultz, 33, of Lexington, Kentucky, lived life on her own terms from the time she was born on March 21, 1984, in Boston, Massachusetts, until the angels lifted her back into heaven on July 28, 2017. The ravages of cancer eventually wore down her body, but not her indomitabl…