Obits for Dec. 14, 2018|
-- Carolyn (Dawley) Richards, 92, LaPorte, Ind. died on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at Agape Christian Church, LaPorte on Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018 at 11 a.m. The church will open at 10:30 a.m. The Frank L. Keszei Funeral Home, Essling Chapel, LaPorte is handling arrangements.
-- Vernon Maly, 74, died Dec. 12, 2018 at Sauk Prairie Healthcare Center in Prairie du Sac. A celebration of Vern's life will be held on Dec. 16, 2018 at the Lake Wisconsin Country Club, Prairie du Sac from noon until 3 p.m. where a meal will be served at noon.
-- Porter Ingram, 74, formerly of Kenosha, died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018. No services are scheduled at this time.
Obits for Dec. 13, 2018
-- Michael Long, 53, Wittenberg, died on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018. Memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 14, 2018 at Schmidt & Schulta Funeral Home, Wittenberg. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.
-- Rosalie Ann Packard died on Dec. 11, 2018. A private service will be held.
Obits for Dec. 11, 2018
-- Everett Heslip, 53, died on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018. There will be a celebration of life held on Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018 at 1 p.m. at the Corral Bar and Grill, Wausau.
-- Stanley Gehrke, 95, Antigo, died Friday, Dec. 7, 2018. A memorial service will be held on Dec. 15, 2018 at 3 p.m. at Rosalia Gardens, Antigo. There will be visitation from 2 p.m. until the time of service at Rosalia Gardens.
-- James Adkins, Mesa, Ariz. died on Dec. 5, 2018. A private family service is being planned in Arizona. To honor Jim, his mother Evelyn, who resides at Rosalia Gardens would like to share pictures of him on Thursday at 1 to 2 p.m. at Rosalia Gardens.
Obits for Dec. 10, 2018
-- Esther (Olson) Reetz, 93, died on Dec. 6, 2018 at the Colfax Health and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral services will be held in St. Paul Catholic Church, Bloomer on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018 at 11 a.m. Visitation will be held at the church prior to the service Saturday from 9 to 11 a.m. The Olson Funeral Home of Bloomer is assisting the family with arrangements.
-- Benjamin Benishek, 91, Wausau, formerly of Birnamwood died on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018. A private graveside service will be held at St. John Lutheran Cemetery, Birnamwood. The Schmidt & Schulta Funeral Home, Birnamwood is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.
-- Waldemar Gast, 97, Birnamwood, died on Friday, Dec. 7, 2018. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Birnamwood. Visitation will be on Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. at Schmidt & Schulta Funeral Home, Birnamwood and again on Saturday from 10 a.m. until the time of service at the church.
Obits for Dec. 7, 2018
-- Gerhart Kieper, 93, Antigo, died Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. A funeral service will take place Monday, Dec. 10, 2018 at 11 a.m. at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Polar. Visitation will be 9 to 11 a.m. Monday at the church. The Strasser-Roller Funeral Home is assisting the family.
-- Waldemar Gast, 97, Birnamwood, died on Friday, Dec. 7, 2018. Arrangements are pending at Schmidt & Schulta Funeral Home, Birnamwood.