Obituaries & Condolences

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Frank J. De Fazio


Veteran

June 23, 2017

Frank J. De Fazio, age 76 of Kenosha, passed away at his residence on Saturday, June 17, 2017. Born in Kenosha on September 16, 1940, he was the son of the late Joseph and Jennie (Joziviak) De Fazio. From 1961 until 1963, he honorably served ou...

James J. "Jim" Lupi

June 22, 2017

James J. ‘Jim” Lupi, age 74, passed away on Friday, June 16, 2017 at Aurora Medical Center in Kenosha. Born on October 13, 1942, in Kenosha, he was the son of the late Joseph Lupi and Esther (Fendel) Lupi Anderson. He worked at Johnson Moto...

Richard Charles “Dick” Messersmith


Veteran

Richard Charles “Dick” Messersmith, age 71 of Kenosha, died unexpectedly at his home on Thursday, June 15, 2017. A lifelong resident of Kenosha, he was born on September 28, 1945 and was the son of the late Orville and Agnes (Richie) Messersmi...

Arlene M. Schend (Amo)

June 19, 2017

Arlene M. Schend, age 85 of Kenosha, died peacefully on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at Brookside Care Center following a long struggle with Alzheimer’s disease. Born in Kenosha on January 21, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Arthur R. and Chr...

Judy A. Schmidt (Baker)

June 21, 2017

Judy A. Schmidt, age 72 of Kenosha, died on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, at her residence. Born in Oshkosh, WI on October 14, 1944, she was the daughter of the late Dallas and Gertrude (Menghini) Baker. She attended Bradford High School. On April 18...

Ernest Joseph Kratowicz


Veteran

June 17, 2017

Ernest Joseph Kratowicz, age 90, passed away on Sunday, June 11, 2017 at the Addison of Pleasant Prairie. Born on May 15, 1927, in Kenosha, he is a son of the late Zygmund and Paulina (Bortko) Kratowicz. He attended St. Casimir grade school, gradu...

Paul Zak


Veteran

June 19, 2017

Paul Zak, age 91, of Kenosha, passed away on Sunday, June 11, 2017, at Brookdale Senior Living. Born in Taurage, Lithuania, on July 9, 1925, he was the son of the late Frank and Sonia (Retuik) Zakarevich. The family moved to Kenosha in 1927, where...

Sharon Marie Davis (Weber)

June 13, 2017

Sharon Marie Davis, age 62, of Kenosha passed away on Friday, June 9th, 2017 at her home with her family by her side. Born in Boscobel, WI on May 6, 1955, she was the daughter of Cletus and Joyce (Wright) Weber. Sharon attended local schools and t...

Byrl W. Guillien

June 15, 2017

Byrl W. Guillien, age 87, formerly of Kenosha, passed away on June 9, 2017 in Hampstead, NC. Born in Spring Grove, MN on January 22, 1930, he was the son of the late Wilfred and Aloris (Flynn) Guillien.  Living in Minnesota until 1960, he attende...

Leonard Orlando Parise


Veteran

June 16, 2017

Leonard Orlando Parise, age 98, of Kenosha, passed away peacefully, Friday, June 9, 2017. Born April 14, 1919 in Kenosha, he was the son of the late Frank & Catherine Rose (Fonte) Parise.A lifetime resident of Kenosha he attended local schools...