Obituaries & Condolences

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Ernest Joseph Kratowicz


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


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


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...

Delores L. Gapanowicz

June 16, 2017

Delores L. Gapanowicz, of Kenosha, passed away on Friday, June 9, 2017. Born in Kenosha, on March 21, 1929, she was the daughter of the late John and Katherine (Rygajlo) Gapanowicz. Delores attended local schools, graduated from Bradford High S...

Patricia Hughes

June 15, 2017

Patricia Hughes, beloved sister, mother, grandmother, co-worker, friend, passed away with her family by her side on the afternoon of June 8, 2017. Pat was born May 26, 1940, in Kenosha, Wisconsin and lived and worked here nearly her entire life. S...

Teresa F. Dreifke (Marocchi)

June 14, 2017

Teresa “Terri” F. Dreifke, age 89, of Kenosha passed away on Wednesday, June 7th, 2017 at Hospitality Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born in Kenosha on August 17, 1927, she was one of five children born to Fausto and Elizabeth (Mattioli) M...

Betty Jane Dyutka (Padula)

June 12, 2017

Betty Jane Dyutka, age 89, of Kenosha, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at Brookside Care Center, surrounded by her loving family. A lifelong resident of Kenosha, she was born on December 20, 1927, and was the daughter of the lat...

Charles Thomas “Tom” Stewart, Jr.


June 10, 2017

Charles Thomas “Tom” Stewart, Jr., age 44, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, June 5, 2017. Born on March 16, 1973, in Louisville, Kentucky, he is a son of Charles Thomas “Tom” Stewart, Sr. and Donna (Renfrow) Stewart.  He attended schoo...