Obituaries & Condolences

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John “Jack” Brand, Sr.


July 29, 2017

John “Jack” Brand, Sr., age 74, passed away on July 9, 2017 at his home in Knoxville, TN surrounded by his family. Born on August 22, 1942 in Kenosha, he was the son of the late Joseph and Laura Brand. He was educated in Kenosha schools and...

Jacqueline Pitz (Paul)

July 7, 2017

Jacqueline Paul Pitz, age 78, of Kenosha, passed away on Wednesday, July 5, 2017, at United Hospital System-Kenosha Campus. Born in Kenosha on July 6, 1938, she was the daughter of the late John and Frances (Sisferlen) Paul. On December 14, 198...

Kathleen M. Nighbert (Gaffney)

July 12, 2017

Kathleen M. Nighbert, age 72, of Kenosha, passed away on Monday, July 3, 2017, at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center in Milwaukee. Born in Racine on May 10, 1945, she was the daughter of the late J. Thomas and Margaret (Clausen) Gaffney.  She gra...

Olga T. Laba (Tomas)

July 8, 2017

Olga T. Laba, age 93 of Kenosha, passed away on Monday, July 3, 2017 at Hospitality Manor. Olga was born in Kenosha on September 8, 1923 to the late Jordan and Angeline Tomas. She was united in marriage to Walter Laba on January 25, 1947. Olga ...

Thomas Wells

July 8, 2017

Thomas Wells made his transition home on July 3, 2017, at the age of 85. He was born November 1, 1931 to the late U.Z and Ida (Brinson) Wells in Hunterville, MO.  Thomas accepted Christ at an early age and later joined with Second Baptist Church ...

Bernice D. Pfarr

Bernice D. Pfarr, age 92, of Kenosha, passed away on Monday, July 1, 2017, at Brookside Care Center. Born in Kenosha on January 4, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Charlotte (Soule) Pfarr.  While living in Kenosha she attended St...

Jean C. Hansen (Doerflinger)

July 3, 2017

Jean C. Hansen, age 94, of Kenosha, passed away on Thursday, June 29, 2017, at Manor Care. A lifelong resident of Kenosha, she was born on March 30, 1923, the daughter of the late Fred and Anna (Meyer) Doerflinger. In January of 1942, she was u...

Abraham “Abe” Baas


July 5, 2017

Abraham “Abe” Baas joined his beloved wife Zora in heaven on Thursday, June 29, 2017. Born in Kenosha on October 11, 1918, Abe was the son of the late Adrian and Jacoba (Walraven) Baas. Abe Served in the US Army from July 3, 1942 through No...

Mark A. Neeson

July 3, 2017

Mark A. Neeson, age 45, of Kenosha, passed away on Monday, June 26, 2017, at his home following a valiant five-year battle with colon cancer. Born in Rockford, IL, on January 12, 1972, he was the son of Charles “Chuck” and Nancy (Woodrick) Nee...

Clyde P. Roethe


July 12, 2017

Clyde P. Roethe, age 95 of Kenosha, died peacefully on Sunday, June 25, 2017 at Manor Care Health Services. Born in Milwaukee on August 30, 1921, he was the son of the late Lester and Dolores (Lautenbach) Roethe. From September 8, 1942 until...