Joyce Anne (Lunde) Ritland, 84, passed away July 25, 2018, of congestive heart failure.

James Wiora, 63, of Mauston, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, at his residence.

James Harvey Gouker (Jim), 70, of Mauston, passed away Thursday, June 28, 2018, from health-related complications.Jim was born Oct. 12, 1947, in Oregon, to June and Everett Gouker.

Timothy James Merath, 62, of Mauston, died on Thursday Aug. 2, 2018, at the Tomah VA Hospice Center in Tomah. He was born on March 21, 1956, in Milwaukee, to Milton (Pickles) and Florence Merath.

Beverly Walsh, 80, of Lyndon Station, passed away peacefully in the comfort of her own home Monday, Aug. 6, 2018, after a brief illness.

Dorothy Kramer, 88, of Camp Douglas, died on Sunday, July 29, 2018, at Elroy Health Services in Elroy. Dorothy was the 13th child out of 14 children born to Leon and Anna (Simco) Kovel, and was born on May 5, 1930, in Lyons, Illinois. Dorothy was raised in Lyons, Illinois, and later married …

Lorraine M. Nicholson, 84, of New Lisbon, died on Tuesday, July 31, 2018, at Crest View Nursing Home in New Lisbon. Lorraine was the daughter of Nicolay and Mary (Szejka) Vavryk, and was born on Nov. 7, 1933, in Chicago, Illinois. Lorraine was raised for several years in Chicago, and later i…

Samuel J. Jones, 59, of Mauston, passed away on Monday, July 23, 2018, at Agrace Hospice in Fitchburg.

Marlys C. Abrahamson, of Mauston, formerly of Fairchild, passed away at Fairview Nursing Home on Monday, July 9, 2018.

Darlene Hoem, 88, passed away peacefully at Heritage Manor, Elroy, on July 22, 2018.

Charles (Charlie) Frank Kennedy, 81, passed away peacefully at the Tomah Veterans Affairs, surrounded by family.

Doris R. Larson McCay, 90, of Waukesha, formerly of the town of Fountain, died on Thursday, July 12, 2018, at the Virginia Health and Rehabilitation Center in Waukesha.

Gary E. Hempel, 74, of Mauston, passed away peacefully Monday, July 16, 2018, at his home. He was born on Nov. 15, 1943, to Edwin and Ethel (Feindt) Hempel, in Chicago, Illinois.

Brenda Lynn Coleman (Schara), 60, of Mauston, passed away peacefully Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at her home.