Melvin “Mel” F. Brandt, 92, of Baraboo, passed away Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, at the Meadow View Assisted Living Memory Care Center.

Burton H. Beyer, Beaver Dam, went to his heavenly home to be with his beloved wife, Elaine, at the age of 89. Burt passed away on Nov. 9, 2018, at Sylvan Crossing in Beaver Dam.

Tony R. Baillies, 80, of Pardeeville, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, at the Columbia County Health Care Center in Wyocena.

Wanda Lou Fredisdorf, 61, passed away peacefully among family members on Nov. 8, 2018.

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Frederick (Fritz) A. Strassburg, 90, Watertown, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, at AngelsGrace Hospice in Oconomowoc following a courageous battle with cancer.

Rose Ann Marie Blau, 85, of Merrimac, (formerly of Hartford), passed away Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, at SSM Health-St. Mary’s Hospital in Madison.

Lorna Aurella Hamburg, 96, passed away peacefully on Nov. 4, 2018. She was born the youngest of six children to Emil and Ida (Koenig) Koppen on Oct. 14, 1922 at the family farm in Sauk County, near Hillpoint.

Richard Gale Warden, of Richland Center, formerly of Mauston and New Lisbon, passed away at Harmony House Assisted Living in Richland Center on Nov. 1, 2018 after a long illness.

Mary Elizabeth Rodney Miller passed away Nov. 5, 2018, at Remembrance Home in Beaver Dam, where she resided since February 2013. Mary was 102 years young.

Jean E. Bauer, 87, of Wyocena, passed away peacefully Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, at the Columbia Health Care Center surrounded by her family.

Michael Dennis Webster, “Webbie,” was born June 3, 1943, and passed away from complications due to a stroke on Nov. 1, 2018, in Redding, California, with his wife and children by his side.

Robert “Bob” James Gaedke, 57, of Baraboo, passed away Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018, of natural causes.

Nancy E. Bethke, 72, of Pacific, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, at her home, surrounded by her loving family.

Our family lost a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018. Donald Lee Beghin, of Mount Horeb, passed away at St. Mary’s Hospital surrounded by his family.

Richard Frederick Renner, 77, a long time resident of the Norwegian Gap in the Suldal valley west of Mauston, was called home to our father in heaven on Nov. 5.

George J. Baskfield, 87, Sheboygan, died peacefully Friday, Nov. 2, 2018, at the Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice.

Marie Brasda, 54, passed away peacefully at her home in Portage, on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, surrounded by her loving family.