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Recent Obituaries

Henry Brockpahler 09/27/2022

Henry A. “Hank” Brockpahler, age 78, of New...

Ronald Kemling 09/26/2022

Ronald Kemling 09/26/2022

Ronald Kemling, age 91, passed away on Monday, September...

Joseph Huppert 09/24/2022

Joseph A. Huppert, age 94 of Ellsworth, WI, died on...

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Laurie Weinberg, age 64, died on Wednesday, April 27, 2022 at Woodwinds Hospital in Woodbury, MN. A Celebration of Laurie’s Life will be held at a later date. Arrangements are

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Henry A. “Hank” Brockpahler, age 78, of New Richmond died Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at his home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, October 3, 2022

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Ronald Kemling 09/26/2022

Ronald Kemling, age 91, passed away on Monday, September 26, 2022 at the Westfields Hospital in New Richmond. Ronald was born on April 18, 1931 to Arthur and Leona Kemling.

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Joseph A. Huppert, age 94 of Ellsworth, WI, died on Saturday, September 24, 2022 at his home in Ellsworth.  A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, October 6, 2022

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Grace Radtke 09/24/2022

Grace Carol Radtke, age 76, of Roberts, WI, passed away at home on Saturday, September 24, 2022, surrounded by her family.  Grace was born in Marshfield, WI, to Joseph and

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Scott Neudecker 09/22/2022

Scott Neudecker, age 57, died on Thursday, September 22, 2022 at his home near New Richmond, WI after an intermittent twelve year battle with cancer. He was born the son

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Ted Orf, Jr. 09/21/2022

Ted Orf, Jr., age 90 of New Richmond, Wl, died on Wednesday, September 21,2022 at Spring Valley Health & Rehab in Spring Valley, Wl. Ted was born the son of

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Ruby Luehman 09/20/2022

Ruby A. Luehman, age 92, of Star Prairie, WI passed away Tuesday, September 20, 2022 at the St. Croix Health Center surrounded by loved ones. Ruby was born to Edwin

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Donald Leier 09/15/2022

Donald Joseph Leier, age 74, of Hudson passed away September 15, 2022 at his home. Donald was born to August and Dorothy Leier on May 18, 1948. He became quite

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Lois King 09/15/2022

Lois King, age 77, of New Richmond died Thursday, September 15, 2022 at the Amery Medical Center.  Lois Irene King was born December 18, 1944 in Red Wing, MN to

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Eva Schrank 09/06/2022

Eva Lindsey Schrank, age 22, dancer, dance instructor, choreographer, artist, and lover of felines, passed away unexpectedly on September 6th, 2022 at home in River Falls, WI. Eva’s untimely death

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Shaun Lewis 08/27/2022

Shaun Lewis, died on Saturday, August 27, 2022 at his home. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, October 1, 2022 at 1:00PM at Meister’s Bar & Grill

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