Obituaries

Delores “Dee” A. Mayer, 72, of Merrillan, WI, passed away Monday, June 12, 2017, at her home, while under the care of Black River Memorial Hospice, Black River Falls, WI.

A memorial service will be held Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 12 noon, at Jensen-Modjeski Funeral Home, Hixton, WI. Reverend Terry Marg will be officiating. Burial will follow in East Lawn Cemetery, Alma Center, WI.

Family and friends are invited for visitation Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home.

Jensen-Modjeski Funeral Home of Hixton is assisting the family with arrangements.

Myrtle E. Berget, 88, of Hixton, WI, passed away Monday, June 12, 2017, at Pigeon Falls Nursing Home, Pigeon Falls, WI, while under the care of Black River Memorial Hospice, Black River Falls, WI.

A memorial service will be held Sunday, June 18, 2017, 2:00 p.m., at New Hope Community Lutheran Church, Northfield, WI. Reverend Blaine McNeil will be officiating. Burial will follow in Upper Pigeon Creek Lutheran Cemetery, Northfield.

Family and friends are invited for visitation Saturday, June 17, 2017, from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m., at Jensen-Modjeski Funeral Home, Hixton and again on Sunday from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the service at the church.

Jensen-Modjeski Funeral Home of Hixton is assisting the family with arrangements.

Memorial may be give to New Hope Community Lutheran Church or Interfaith Caregivers of Jackson County

Leona Ruth Paulsen, 90, of Ontario, WI and formerly of Wilton and Mauston, passed at home while surrounded by her family on June 11th 2017.


A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, 11:00 A.M. at St. Paul Ev. Lutheran Church, 401 Mill St. Wilton. Pastor Kristen Wendland will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Relatives and friends are invited to call on Tuesday from 4:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at the St. Paul Lutheran Church and at the church on Wednesday from 10:00 A.M. until the time of the service.
Family graciously accepts memorials. In lieu of flowers,donations to be made that would honor Leona.

Joyce E. Hanson, 82 of Clifton, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 12, 2017 at the St. Clare Hospice House, Baraboo.

A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, June 15, 2017, 11:00 A.M. at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, 18316 County Hwy N, rural Oakdale (Indian Creek). The Reverend Robert M. Letona will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Relatives and friends are invited for a time of visitation on Thursday at the church from 9:30 A.M. until the time of the service. The Sonnenburg Family Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be given at www.sonnenburgfamilyfh.com

Lloyd A. Hanson, 67 of Kendall, WI and formally of Mindoro, WI passed away on Sunday, June 11, 2017 at the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center Hospice unit in Tomah.


A Memorial service will be held on Thursday, June 15, 2017, 11:00 A.M. at St. John Ev. Lutheran Church, Kendall. Pastor William King will officiate. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery with military honors by the William J. Schriver American Legion Post #309. Relatives and friends are invited for a time of visitation on Wednesday at the church from 4pm until 8pm and on Thurs, at the church from 10am until the time of the service. The Smith-Nelson Funeral Home, Kendall is assisting the family. Online condolences may be given at www.sonnenburgfamilyfh.com. In lieu of flowers memorial may be given to the Tomah V.A. Hospice “Angels among us” program.