Obituaries & Condolences

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Tina Bonofiglio (Papaleo)

January 2, 2018

Tina Bonofiglio, age 91, of Kenosha, passed away on Monday, December 25, 2017 at Aurora Medical Center in Kenosha with her loving husband at her side. Born on May 17, 1926, in Cotronei, Calabria, Italy, she was the daughter of the late Rosario an...

Doris Marlene Olson (Jespersen)

December 29, 2017

Doris Marlene Olson, age 82, of Kenosha, passed away on Sunday, December 24, 2017 at Columbia-St. Mary’s Hospital, surrounded by family. Born in Emmettsville, IA on January 25, 1935, she was the daughter of the late Peter and Margaret (Olsson) J...

Robert Wayne Bistrick, Sr.


Veteran

December 30, 2017

Robert Wayne Bistrick, Sr., 76, of Kenosha, passed away on Sunday, December 24, 2017, at Froedtert South-Kenosha Hospital Campus. Born in Kenosha on January 2, 1941, he was the son of the late Chester and Emma (Sturino) Bistrick. Robert attended B...

Lenore Jean Baumann

Kenosha’s “Cookbook Lady”, Lenore Jean Baumann, 87, a retired operating room nurse, world traveler, circus volunteer, and avid cookbook collector died on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at her daughters home in Oak Harbor, WA. A lifelong residen...

Kay Lynn Golwitzer

December 22, 2017

Kay Lynn Golwitzer, age 65, of Pleasant Prairie, died on Sunday, December 17, 2017 at St. Catherine’s Medical Center Campus. Born in Waukegan, IL on November 29, 1952, she was the daughter of the late Arthur C. and Pearl L. (Lounsbury) Golwitzer...

Emma M. Danner (Hackenberg)

December 20, 2017

Emma M. Danner, age 93, of Kenosha, died on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at Brookside Care Center. Born in Kenosha on April 15, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Adolf and Bertha (Tangler) Hackenberg.  She attended local schools up to 9th gra...

Steven C. Ford

December 28, 2017

Steven “Steve” Ford age 59 of Kenosha passed away Saturday December 16, 2017 unexpectedly at home after a long illness. He was born in Zion, IL on November 20, 1958 and was the son of Ronald and Mary (LaDuke) Ford. On October 22, 1994 in Zi...

Phillip B. Pharr

December 21, 2017

Phillip B. Pharr, 67, of Kenosha, passed away on Saturday, December 16, 2017, at Froedtert Hospital, Wauwatosa, WI. He was born in Vina, AL on May 19, 1950 and was the son of W.B. and Mildred (Stacy) Pharr. Moving to Kenosha as a child, Phillip, a...

Joan A. Seleski (Derwae)

December 18, 2017

Joan A. Seleski, age 87, of Kenosha, died on Friday, December 15, 2017. Born in Kenosha on September 30, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Floyd A. and Leone (Gerber) Derwae. On June 18, 1955, she was united in marriage to Stanley E. Seles...

Richard “Chief” J. Henry


Veteran

December 19, 2017

Richard J. “Chief” Henry, 81, of Kenosha, passed away on Thursday, December 14, 2017, at Ascension All Saints Hospital of Racine. He was born in Kenosha on June 3, 1936 and was the son of the late James E. and Helen (Hodal) Henry.  Richard at...