Thursday, March 26, 2015

DANIEL E. TROYER

NAME OF DECEASED: DANIEL E. TROYER AGE: 91

ADDRESS: N915 Oak Drive, Town of Holway, Curtis, WI 54422

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: Died at his residence, Thursday March 26, 2015 at 9:18 AM.

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: 9:00 AM Sunday March 29, 2015 at the home of Eddy Stutzman, N942 Oak Drive, Town of Holway, Stetsonville, WI 54422.

OFFICIATING: Bishop David Borntreger

INTERMENT: Medford Area Amish Cemetery

VISITATION: Beginning the afternoon of Friday March 27, 2015 until the time of service on Sunday.

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: August 25, 1923 in LaGrange, IN.

EDUCATION: Completed up to the 8th Grade.

MARRIAGE: Meriam Herschberger, on October 22, 1944. She preceded him in death on February 14, 2008.

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Elizabeth of Elk Mound, WI, Eli Jacob (Sadie) of Sheldon, WI, Cornelius (Kathy) of North Manchester, IN, Henry (Lovina) of Middlebury, IN, Moses (Katie) of Edgar, WI, Anna (Christ) Borntreger of Bonduel, WI, Susanna of Curtiss, WI.

# OF LIVING GRANDCHILDREN: 26 GR-GRANDCHILDREN: 83 GR. GR. GRANDCHILDREN:1

SURVIVING BROTHERS/SISTERS: 5 Brothers, 6 Sisters

PRECEDED IN DEATH BY: His loving Wife, Parents, 1 Granddaughter, 2 Great Grandsons, and 2 Sisters.

DECEASED FATHER: Eli Jacob Troyer DECEASED MOTHER: Anna (Christner) Troyer

PALLBEARERS: Jake Borntreger, Sam Schrock, Dennis Borntreger, Eli Otto

OTHER INFORMATION: In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in honor of Daniel may be made to Ministry Home Hospice, 303 West Upham Street, Marshfield, WI 54459
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MINNIE E. JANDA

NAME OF DECEASED:
MINNIE E. JANDA
AGE: 92

ADDRESS: 135 S. Gibson Street, Medford; Former Township of Browning Resident

PLACE DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 2:25 P.M. Wednesday, March 25 at the Aspirus Care and Rehab, Medford where she had resided for the past 5 ½ years and under the care of Hope Hospice.

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, March 31 at the Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Medford

OFFICIATING: Father Joseph and Deacon Joe Stefancin

INTERMENT: Cremainal Inurnment will take place at a later date in Holy Rosary Catholic Cemetery, Medford

VISITATION: 9:30 A.M. until 10:45 A.M. Tuesday, March 31 at the Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Medford

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: August 17, 1922 at the Gad Cheese Factory, Town of Bern; Marathon County

EDUCATION: Attended Gad Grade School and a 1940 graduate of Medford High School

MARRIAGE: August 16, 1941 in Chicago, to Alvin “Bub” H. Janda and he preceded her in death on April 28, 2011

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: Moved to Chicago for two years and worked as a mother’s helper. After their marriage, they moved back to the Medford area, where they owned and operated a dairy farm in the Town of Browning until 1989. Minnie was an obstetrics nurse tech for 35 years at the Memorial Health Center. She enjoyed painting, where she took lessons at Joe Obrien’s School of Art. She enjoyed taking trips with the Homemakers Tour Group and her husband and grandchildren. Minnie also taught leatherwork in the 4-H. She also enjoyed gardening.

MEMBER OF: Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Medford

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Adopted Son: Daniel (Rhonda) Janda of the Town of Browning
Also fostered children

CHILDREN DECEASED: Sons: David and Kenneth Janda

4 LIVING GRANDCHILDREN: Tom (Pam) Janda, Julie (Fiance Fred Berger), Tim (Missy) Janda and Jill (David) Eckert

6 LIVING GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN: Braxton Janda, Braden Janda, Sierra Berger, Kyana Janda, Karly Eckert and Kassidy Koncel

SURVIVING BROTHERS: Fred (Lynette) Kloth of Wausau and Alvin (Rosie) Kloth of Medford
Sisters-In-Law: Adeline Kloth of Medford and Janet Kloth of Merrill

BROTHERS/SISTERS DECEASED: Edward, Elmer and Roland Kloth
Lillian Weiland, Carolyn Clark and Marion Kloth

DECEASED FATHER: Edward Kloth

DECEASED MOTHER: Edna Kloth (Maiden Name: Schlais)

PALLBEARERS: Tom and Tim Janda, David Eckert, Fred Berger, Charles Kloth and Matt Jari

OTHER INFORMATION: In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Minnie’s family to be designated at a later date
Hemer Funeral Homes of Medford and Rib Lake is assisting the family with arrangements
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Tuesday, March 24, 2015

LAURIE J. SACHO

NAME OF DECEASED: LAURIE J. SACHO AGE: 61

ADDRESS: Serenity House, Tomah, WI; A former Medford area resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 9:00 AM Monday, March 23 at Serenity House, Tomah where she had resided for the past 1 ½ years

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: 11:00 AM Friday, March 27 at the United Methodist Church, 287 E. Allman, Medford

OFFICIATING: Rev. Kyochul Shin & Rev. Irv Case

INTERMENT: 11:45 AM on Saturday, March 28 at Forest Cemetery, Township of Forest, Vernon County, WI

VISITATION: Hemer Funeral Home, Medford from 4-7 PM on Thursday, March 26; Medford United Methodist Church from 10 AM until the time of services at 11 AM on Friday, March 27; Burr Wesleyan Church, S1728 County Road V, Hillsboro from 10:30 to 11:30 AM on Saturday, March 28

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: March 10, 1954 at Plum City, WI

EDUCATION: 1972 graduate of Central High School, La Crosse; 1986 graduate of UW-La Crosse with a Bachelor of Science degree in mass communications & a minor in photography

MARRIAGE: 1st: to Fred Meyer at Frederic, WI in 1975 and they were later divorced; 2nd: To Roland Sacho at Medford in 2000 and he preceded her in death in 2004

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: After her education she started employment as a reporter/photographer with The Star New in Medford in 1987. In 2005 she joined Hope Hospice & Palliative Care in Medford as a Manager of Volunteers until ill health forced her retirement in 2008. She was active in the Medford Reads program & one of the founding members of the Taylor County Volunteer Recognition Council.

MEMBER OF: Medford United Methodist Church and past member of the church council; Medford VFW Ladies Auxiliary; Past President of the Medford Kiwanis Club & past Lieutenant Governor for the WI-Upper Michigan Kiwanis District; Past president of the Medford Area Performing Arts Assn., the Medford Business & Professional Women’s organization, and United Way of Taylor County.

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Son – Anthony Meyer of Chippewa Falls
Grandson – Michael Meyer of Chippewa Falls

DECEASED CHILDREN: infant son - Michael

SURVIVING BROTHERS/SISTERS: Brothers – Dennis Davison of Fall River & Mark Davison of Hillsboro

BROTHERS/SISTERS DECEASED: Sister - Ann

SURVIVING PARENTS: Father – Keith Davison of Sparta; Mother – Marjorie Davison of La Crosse

PALLBEARERS: Anthony Meyer, Mark, Dennis, Matthew & Keith Davison, Bill Breneman, Terry Teed

OTHER INFORMATION: Further survived by Nieces – Corina (Erik) Anderson, La Rue Davison & Katrina Davison; Nephews – Matthew “BJ” Davison & Keith (Jacqui) Davison and their children
-In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions to one of the following: Hope Hospice of Medford, Serenity House of Tomah, Medford Kiwanis Club youth projects, Medford United Methodist Church, the American Cancer Society Hope Lodge in Marshfield
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Thursday, March 19, 2015

DELORIS M. MATYKA

NAME OF DECEASED:
DELORIS M. MATYKA

AGE: 81

ADDRESS: N7155 Evergreen Drive Rib Lake; Township of Greenwood Resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 2:22 P.M. Wednesday, March 18 at Ministry St. Joseph’s Hospital, Marshfield where she had been a patient for the past 5 days.

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: 10:30 A.M. Monday, March 23 at Good Shepherd Catholic Church, Rib Lake

OFFICIATING: Father Otto Bucher

INTERMENT: Lakeview Cemetery, Rib Lake

VISITATION: 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. Sunday, March 22 at the Good Shepherd Catholic Church, Rib Lake where a Rosary Service will be held at 7:00 P.M. and also from 9:00 A.M. until 10:15 A.M. Monday, March 23 at Good Shepherd Catholic Church

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: April 26, 1933 in Marathon County

EDUCATION: Attended Ward Grade School and a 1951 graduate of Rib Lake High School

MARRIAGE: July 26, 1952 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Rib Lake to Maurice Moriarity and he preceded her in death on March 9, 1990. 2nd: March 23, 1996 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Rib Lake to Paul Matyka

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: Deloris was employed at Allis Chambers and Phoenix Hosiery in Milwaukee and later at Phillips Plastics. She enjoyed dancing, listening to polka and country music. Deloris also enjoyed gardening, flowers, jigsaw puzzles, re-upholster furniture and produce stained glass gifts.

MEMBER OF: Good Shepherd Catholic Church, Rib Lake
Past-Member and president of Christian Mothers and Sunshine Club

SURVIVING SPOUSE: Paul Matyka of Rib Lake

SURVIVING CHILDREN: 3 Sons: Maurice Moriarity of Rib Lake, Michael (Penny) Moriarity of Milwaukee and William Moriarity of West Allis

1 STEP-GRANDCHILD: Sara Ireland of Ogema

3 STEP-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN: Michael, Christina and Liam

SURVIVING BROTHERS/SISTERS: Brother: Charles (Theresa) Bube of Rib Lake
2 Sisters: Evelyn Bieniek of Kewaskum and Shirley (John) Hebert of Rib Lake
Also surviving Nieces, Nephews, Other Relatives and Friends

BROTHERS/SISTERS DECEASED: Betty Monty, Thomas and William Bube

DECEASED FATHER: William Bube

DECEASED MOTHER: Emma Bube (Maiden Name: Schalk)
Also preceded in death by Daughter-In-Law: Lynn Moriarity
Step-Grandson: Munson Voda

PALLBEARERS: Joe Monty, John Hebert, Andy Dums and Gerald Matyka

OTHER INFORMATION: Hemer Funeral Homes of Medford and Rib Lake is assisting the family with arrangements
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Tuesday, March 17, 2015

LILLIAN M. BRUNNER

NAME OF DECEASED: LILLIAN M. BRUNNER AGE: 89

ADDRESS: Aspirus Care & Rehab, Medford; A former Town of Goodrich resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 11:50 PM Sunday, March 15 at Aspirus Care & Rehab Center, Medford where she had resided for the past 4 years

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: 11:00 AM Thursday, March 19 at St. Andrews Lutheran Church, Town of Goodrich

OFFICIATING: Rev. Joseph Dietrich

INTERMENT: Future interment of her cremated remains will take place at St. Andrews Lutheran Church Cemetery, Town of Goodrich

VISITATION: 9:30 AM until the time of services at 11:00 AM on Thursday, March 19 at St. Andrew Lutheran Church, Town of Goodrich

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: May 5, 1925 at Chicago, IL

EDUCATION: Chicago area schools

MARRIAGE: In 1977 at Medford to Vincent M. Brunner, Sr. and he preceded her in death July 26, 1995

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: She worked as a farm hand while residing in the Town of Goodrich for a period of time. She also worked as a housekeeper for Loretta Lemke for a period of time.

MEMBER OF: St. Andrews Lutheran Church, Town of Goodrich and past member of its Ladies Aid

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Son – Vincent Michael Brunner, Jr. of Medford

DECEASED FATHER: Unknown DECEASED MOTHER:Unknown

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Saturday, March 14, 2015

LESTER "BUD" D. DASSOW, JR.

NAME OF DECEASED: LESTER "BUD" D. DASSOW, JR.

AGE: 64

ADDRESS: 61 MCT, Medford, WI 54451

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 12:14 AM Saturday, March 14 at his residence in the City of Medford under the loving care of his family and Hope Hospice

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: Memorial services will be held at 12 noon on Saturday, March 21 at Hemer Funeral Home, Medford

OFFICIATING: Deacon Joe Stefancin

VISITATION: 10 AM until the time of services at 12 noon on Saturday, March 21 at Hemer Funeral Home, Medford

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: July 14, 1950 at Medford

EDUCATION: St. Anthony's Catholic School in Athens, and was a graduate of Athens High School

MARRIAGE: February 5, 1977 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Medford to Susan M. Clarke and she survives

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: After his education he worked road construction and drove truck for various construction companies, most recently James Peterson & Sons, Medford. He enjoyed hunting, camping, riding motorcycle, old cars & spending time with his family.

MEMBER OF: Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Medford

SURVIVING SPOUSE: Susan M. Dassow of Medford

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Daughter – Nikki (Paul) Lelinski of Milwaukee
Son – Wade (Patsy Gumz) Dassow of Stetsonville

# OF LIVING GRANDCHILDREN: 6 – Ethan, Trinity, Grace, Aiden, Chloe, Jordyn

SURVIVING BROTHERS/SISTERS: Sisters – JoAnn (Robert) Gauerke of Marshfield & Mary (James) Zawacki of Stetsonville; Brothers – Mark Dassow of Medford & Dale (Brenda) Dassow of Westminster, CO

SURVIVING PARENTS: Mother – Christine Dassow of Medford

DECEASED FATHER: Lester F. Dassow, Sr.

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Friday, March 13, 2015

JOHN "JACK" LEE OLESON

NAME OF DECEASED: JOHN “JACK” LEE OLESON AGE: 75

ADDRESS: N184 Swallow Dr. Stetsonville Township of Little Black Resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 8:20 P.M. Thursday, March 12, 2015 at his residence surrounded by his loving family and under the care of Hope Hospice.

TIME & PLACE OF SERVICES: 2:00 PM, Monday March 16, 2015 at Hemer Funeral Home, Medford Chapel.

OFFICIATING: Dan Layhew, Funeral Director.

INTERMENT: Monday March 16, 2014, Stetsonville Public Cemetery, Stetsonville, WI

VISITATION: Monday March 16, 2014 from 1:00 PM until the time of service at 2:00 PM, Hemer Funeral Home, Medford, WI.

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: May 30, 1939, Medford, WI.

MARRIAGE: May 31, 1958 to Bonnie Ruth Lekie, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Medford, WI.

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: John worked as a milk deliverer, paper deliverer and mink farmer for a period of time. He then worked for Fred Dahl at The Skelly Station. Jack and his wife Bonnie owned “J&B Mink Ranch.” He also worked at Weathershield and Tombstone Pizza in Medford for a period of time. John also worked as a security guard for J&J Security. After his retirement, he worked for the forestry at the campgrounds until he became ill. John enjoyed spending time with his family, fishing, hunting, music festivals, traveling, mowing the lawn and was an avid Green Bay Packers fan.

SURVIVING SPOUSE: Bonnie Ruth (Lekie) Oleson of Stetsonville, WI.

SURVIVING CHILDREN: Rondi (Ron) Hemmer of Owen, John (Dee Dee) Oleson of Medford, Scott (Gail) Oleson of Holloway, Shelly (Mark) Raatz of Stetsonville & Vicki (Randy) Wicks of Stetsonville.

# OF LIVING GRANDCHILDREN: 15 Grandchildren: Travis Hemmer, Amber (Nate) Curtin, Tyler (Holly) Oleson, Shawna Oleson, Drogun Oleson, Taylor Oleson, Dakota Oleson, Christopher Oleson & Cori Oleson, Coleton Raatz & Kyle Neuman, Becca Peleschak, Kyle Cullen, Jeremy Cullen & Jacob Wicks
GR-GRANDCHILDREN: 6: Dominic, Allison, William, Erik, Autumn & Lily

SURVIVING BROTHERS/SISTERS: Glenn(Jackie) Oleson of Abbotsford, Linda Ryan of Milton, & Diane Cooper of Moscow, TX, Brother-in-laws: Vernon Brost of Medford, Don (Marty) Lekie of Stetsonville, Dick (Betti) Lekie of Medford, Dave (Lynette) Lekie of Las Vegas, NV.
John is further survived by many nieces, nephews and friends

BROTHERS/SISTERS DECEASED: Parents, Sister: Myrna Brost, two sisters in infancy, and Brother-in-laws: Jerry Ryan & David Cooper

DECEASED FATHER: Frank Oleson DECEASED MOTHER: Gladys Markow

PALLBEARERS: Grandsons: Kyle Cullen, Jeremy Cullen, Jacob Wicks, Christopher Oleson, Cori Oleson, Coleton Raatz, Travis Hemmer, Drogun Oleson, Tyler Oleson.

OTHER INFORMATION: Memorial may be given to Jacks family, for designation at a later date.
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