Shirley E. Wilda

Shirley E. Wilda, age 90, a lifelong resident of Manitowoc, passed away Monday August 31, 2020. According to Shirley’s wishes, private memorial services will be held by the family.  Burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery. Shirley was born February 7, 1930, in Manitowoc, daughter of the late Joseph J. and Elizabeth Watzka Graczyk.  Shirley was… Read all »

Brenda Joyce Koszarek

Brenda J. Koszarek, 72, of Gillett passed away July 23, 2020 at her residence. She is the daughter of Jerry West and Catherine Saunders.   Brenda is survived by her husband Frank; daughters: Kim (John Ralph) Hayward and Kelly (Kendall) Wilson; grandchildren: Laura (Leo) Morales, Blake Broehm, Austin Broehm, Jarrod Broehm and Jake Broehm, Stacy… Read all »

James E. Krueger

James E. Krueger, 71 of Gillett passed away Tuesday June 30, 2020 doing what he liked doing – riding on his tractor. He was born December 23, 1948 to the late Harry and Edna (Vandenbush) Krueger. Jim attended Gillett High School, then served in the United States Army from June of 1969 – to June… Read all »

Vern W. Hansen

Vern William Hansen, 74, of Kimberly passed away after a long illness, peacefully on May 24, 2020 at Mercy Hospital in Oshkosh. Vern was born the son of Irving and Anna (Ottow) Hansen on September 2, 1945. He grew up in Lena, WI and attended school there until his family moved to Gillett in his senior year. ​ ​He was a 1963​ ​graduate of Gillett High School. ​ ​Vern then went on to graduate from U.W. Oshkosh, WI.  He taught high school in Slinger as an English and Psychology teacher and also became a wrestling coach and football coach. Vern will be remembered for his wonderful sense of humor. He enjoyed spending time with his family.​  Vern was an avid reader and had read hundreds, if not… Read all »

June E. Martineau

June Martineau, 89, formerly of Gillett passed away at a local hospital Wednesday, May 20, 2020. June was born in Oconto June 1, 1930 to the late Milton and Ida (Pecha) Saucier, grew up locally and ultimately married Jerome Martineau in 1950. June worked in the food industry as a job, but could always be… Read all »

Philip J. Reinhold

Philip J Reinhold of Gillett, WI died peacefully at his home on May 19, 2020. He was born on March 30th, 1947, to Ruby and Anna (De Kruif) Reinhold of rural Gillett, WI. Phil graduated in 1965 from Gillett High School and was drafted into the United States Army following graduation. He served two years… Read all »