Obituaries & Condolences

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Janet M. Hamburg (Lawrence)

May 31, 2017

Janet M. Hamburg, age 76, of Kenosha, passed away at her home on May 23, 2017. Born in Vernon County, WI, on August 9, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Joseph A. and Violet (Burch) Lawrence. For over 20 years, Janet was employed with AMC/...

Loretta Mae Portilia (Klacynski)

May 26, 2017

Loretta Mae Portilia, age 87 of Kenosha, died with her loving family at her side on Sunday, May 21, 2017 at United Hospital System – Kenosha Hospital Campus. Born in Kenosha on May 30, 1929, she was the daughter of the late Alex and Helen (Schne...

Phyllis A. Seitz (Smith)

May 25, 2017

Phyllis A. Seitz, age 90, of Kenosha, passed away at her home on Friday, May 19, 2017. She was the first-born daughter of Earl O. and Genevieve (McCallen) Smith.  Born and raised in Waukesha, she attended schools there until junior high school, w...

James “Jim” F. McDevitt

May 23, 2017

James F. “Jim” McDevitt age 77, passed away on May 17, 2017, at Hospice Alliance, Hospice House in Pleasant Prairie, WI, surrounded by his loving family.  Born in Menomonee Falls, WI on October 10, 1939, he was the son of the late James and Leon...

Maria Elisa Zamba (Burner)

May 21, 2017

Maria Elisa Zamba passed away on Wed., May 17, 2017, at Parkside Manor surrounded by her loving family. Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on January 26, 1935, to Guillermo and Anna Burner, she was best known as “Lisa” to her friends and family....

Jean Louise Englund (Robillard)

May 19, 2017

Jean Louise Englund (née Robillard) passed away early in the morning on Monday, May 15, 2017, after an extremely brief battle with cancer.  As in her life, she was surrounded by many loving family members and friends throughout her battle.  Her fa...

Gerald “Jerry” Ruberg


May 19, 2017

Gerald “Jerry” Ruberg, age 86, of Kenosha, died on Sunday, May 14, 2017, at United Hospital Systems-St. Catherine’s Campus. Born on September 30, 1930, in Kenosha, he was the son of the late Reuben and Marion (Huff) Ruberg.  Jerry attended ...

Fabra Arnold (Simmons)

May 19, 2017

Fabra Simmons was born on September 1st, 1960 in New Bern, NC to Robert Simmons Sr. And Viola Gibbs. In 1970, she moved to Chicago, IL to attend St. Joachim Catholic School & Aquinas Dominican High School; graduating in 1978. From 1980 to 1984, Fabra...

Henry “Hank” T. Anderson

May 16, 2017

Henry T. “Hank” Anderson, age 89, of Kenosha, passed away on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at his residence, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Philadelphia, MS on September 20, 1927, he was the son of the late Henry C. and Clara (Reed) Anders...

John J. Demske, Jr.


May 12, 2017

Lifelong Kenosha resident John J. Demske, Jr., age 90, passed away on Tuesday, May 9, 2017. John was born in Kenosha on August 29, 1926, the son of the late John and Emaline (DeCamp) Demske. He was a 1944 graduate of Mary D. Bradford High Schoo...