James A. Raupp, 74, of rural Reedsburg, passed away peacefully Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at home surrounded by his family and friends, following a courageous battle with cancer.

Harvey G. “Skip” Ernst, 82, of Richland Center, passed away in his sleep after a short illness on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 at Schmitt Woodland Hills. Skip was born on June 4, 1936 to Harvey “Butch” and Evelyn (Pipcorn) Ernst in Marshfield.

Neil Wilmot, Jr., (Junior), 51, passed away at home on Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019.

Joseph Richard Tourdot, 79, of Reedsburg, died peacefully in his home, Dec. 28, 2018, after a wonderful Christmas holiday with his family.

Elizabeth “Bessie” Kraemer, 85, of LaValle, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018 at home with her family by her side. She was born on Feb. 1, 1933, on Loreto Ridge, Sauk County, the daughter of John and Rose B. (Fitzgerald) Howard.

Mary LaBansky, 93, of Reedsburg, died on Monday, Dec. 17, 2018 at the Sauk County Health Care Center surrounded by her family. She was born on June 6, 1925 in Reedsburg, the daughter of James and Anna (Pohlmann) Fields.

Conrad C. Markley, 95, of Reedsburg, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, at the Reedsburg Area Medical Center, surrounded by his family.

Beverly M. Krueger, 83, of Oshkosh, formerly of Beaver Dam, passed away Monday, Dec. 10, 2018, at her home.

Elizabeth Hoffmann Hamburg, 88 of Lake Redstone, formerly of Oakmont, Pennsylvania, returned home on Dec. 5, 2018 at the Weber Haus, Wonewoc.

Vicky Ann Stoddard, 67, of Reedsburg, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018. She was born on Nov. 26, 1951 in Richland Center, the daughter of Wayne and Dolores (Olson) Rich. On May 8, 1971, she was united in marriage to Lee Stoddard in East Troy.

Sandra Ellen Miller, 58, passed away surrounded by family on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018 at Wisconsin Dells Heath Services. She was born in Hillsboro on Oct. 27, 1960 to Ralph and Patricia (Kolash) Woolever.

Berniece M. “Meicy” Renfrow, 73, of Reedsburg, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018 at the University Hospital in Madison.

Mario James Antonetti, II, of Austin, Texas, died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018 in his parents arms. He was 8 months old, and fought valiantly against a congenital heart defect which ultimately brought him to God.

Ronald O. Straight, 86, of La Crescent, died on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018 at Lake Winona Manor. Funeral services were held Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018 at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Nodine, Minnesota. Online guestbook and full obituary are available at schumacher-kish.com.

Kathleen M. (Baumgarten) Gengelbach (Kathy), 71, passed away on Oct. 9, 2018, in Scottsdale, Arizona. Kathy was born June 18, 1947, to Erwin and Mary Ellen Baumgarten in Reedsburg.

Eleanor M. Templin, 95, of Reedsburg, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, at the Reedsburg Area Senior Life Center. She was born on Sept. 27, 1923, in Ithaca, the daughter of Joseph and Frances (Hissey) Schauf. Eleanor graduated from Ithaca High School.

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.