Loretta Balgord, 83, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, at her home of 57 years. Her son and daughter, their spouses, and her grandson were by her side.

Joseph Peter Kroll, 80, of Necedah, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, at the Atrium Acute Care Center in Wisconsin Rapids.

Robert C. Slater, 76, of Chicago, Illinois, died on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019 at the Norwegian American Hospital in Chicago. Robert was the son of Ervin and Ellen (Deford) Slater and was born on Dec. 12, 1942 in Kenosha. Robert was united in marriage to Carol Hehhenberger on March 16, 1974 in Mauston.

Robert “Bob” Wayne Kallian, 76, of Granton, formerly of Mauston, passed away Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, surrounded by family, when he passed to his heavenly home.

Mary Louise (Schultz) Holig, 94, of Mauston, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019 at Crestview Nursing Home in New Lisbon.

Julie Kay Senzig, 65, of Marshfield, formerly of Lyndon Station, passed away Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, at Serenity Living in Marshfield.

Mary Martha Koca, 94, of New Lisbon, passed away peacefully early Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, at Crest View Nursing Home in New Lisbon.

John M. Kueppers, 80, of Mauston, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019, at Elroy Health Services, a caring and loving community nursing home. He was surrounded by family and friends.

Randolph Gerron Miller, 66, of Reedsburg, passed away on Jan. 28, 2019 at the Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee, following a stroke. Randy was born on June 13, 1952 in Richlands, Virginia.

Sandra Ann (Babcock) Greeno, 70, of Mauston, passed away peacefully at the University of Wisconsin Hospital in Madison, on Feb. 3, 2019. She was born on June 15, 1948 to the parents of Wallace J. Babcock and Carolyn R. (Roberts) Babcock.

Charles A. “Chuck” Konsitzke, Sergeant Major, United States Army National Guard Ret., 69, of Stoughton, formerly of Camp Douglas, died on Sunday Feb. 3, 2019 at the VA Medical Center in Madison. Chuck was the son of Anthony and Mary (Michaely) Konsitzke and was born in Greendale on April 24, 1949.

Matthew Martin Evansen, 55, of Milwaukee, entered his heavenly home on Jan. 29, 2019 at the Zilber Family Hospice in Wauwatosa. One of five children, Matt was the 4th son of James and Jacqueline Evansen of New Lisbon and was born on Aug. 19, 1963 in Madison.

Mary Anne Schultz, 93, died Jan. 29, 2019. She was born July 22, 1925 in Kildare to Henry and Mary (Held) Hajek. She was married to Alvin E. Schultz, Sr., who preceded her in death on June 30, 1980. Mary loved birds, nature and country western music.

Harold F. Saxby, 91, of Tomah and formerly of Wilton, died Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019 at Close to Home.

Mariette Lucille Surovy, (nee: Albanese), 75. It is with great sadness that the family of Mariette L. Surovy announces her passing after a brief illness, on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019, with her loving sister by her side. Mariette will be lovingly remembered by her family and friends. She spent h…

Geraldine E. “Gerrie” Carney, 90, of Whitewater, formerly of Mauston, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019 at the Fairhaven Senior Services, Whitewater.

Richard Marshall Huth, 80, of Necedah, passed away on Friday, Jan. 18 at the little cabin in the woods he built and loved just outside of Necedah.

Amy Lynn Steele, 38, of Camp Douglas, daughter of Clint and Linda (Olson) Niebuhr, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019 at the Sparta Hospital.

Robert (Bob) Lindner, 88, passed away quietly at home on Jan. 16, 2019.

The Rev. John Wade Davey, 93, of Kendall, died peacefully at Meriter Hospital on Sunday, Jan. 13.

Wayne A. Birkeness, 90, of Tomah, died Monday, Jan. 21, 2019 at Mayo Healthcare in Sparta. He was born June 7, 1928 to Helmer and Ruby (Crawford) Birkeness on the family farm in Orange.

Violet Florence Rieck, 97, of Kendall, passed away Monday, Jan. 14, 2019 at Greenfield House of Tomah.

Gunther H. Martin, 92, of New Lisbon, died on Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019 at Crest View Nursing Home in New Lisbon. Gunther was the son of Gustaf and Mary Martin and was born on Oct. 18, 1926 in Germany.