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Koepsell-Murray Funeral & Cremation Services, Horicon

Family owned and operated for four generations, it’s our privilege to help our Beaver Dam community when they need it most.

Edwin H. Koepsell founded Koepsell Funeral Home in 1909. For 105 years, we have served families with compassion and sympathy.

At Koepsell Funeral Home, we know every detail matters. During times of loss, trust us to go above and beyond.


Our Obituaries

Brigitte E. Heller

October 11, 1940 - December 1, 2020

Brigitte E. Heller, age 80, of Horicon, passed away on Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at her home. Brigitte was born the daughter of Fred and Marie (Naguschewski) Koszewa on October 11, 1940 in Ortelsburg, Ostpreussen, Germany. She was united in marriage to Marvin E. Heller on July 27, 1963 in Milwaukee. Brigitte began her career as a beautician at Gimbels department store in Milwaukee, and then...
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Ronald W. Ulrich

November 14, 1933 - November 25, 2020

Ronald W. Ulrich, age 87, of Horicon, passed away on Wednesday, November 25, 2020, at Marvin's Manor in Horicon. Ron was born the son of Emil and Viola (Hintz) Ulrich on November 14, 1933, in Horicon. Upon graduating from Horicon High School in 1951, Ronald joined the US Navy. He served for four years, being honorably discharged in 1956. While in the Navy, he married the love of his life,...
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Donald W. Schlegel

July 9, 1937 - November 23, 2020

Donald W. Schlegel, age 83 of Horicon passed away on November 23, 2020 at Crossroads Care Center in Mayville. Don was born the son of Wilbur and Alice (Werner) Schlegel on July 9, 1937 in Horicon. He was a 1955 graduate of Horicon High School. Don then went on to spend 4 years in the US Air Force. He was then united in marriage to Diane Bolstad at St. Stephen Lutheran Church on September 28,...
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John R. 'Bob' McClellan

November 5, 1941 - November 11, 2020

John R. (Bob) McClellan, age 79, of Montello passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, November 11, 2020. Bob was born the son of James and Fern (Shaumberg) McClellan on November 5, 1941 in Iowa. Bob was a graduate of Rockwell City High School. He proudly served his country in the US Army and was stationed in Germany. He was united in marriage to Irene Greshay for 42 years. Bob worked for many...
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Paul M. Marucha

May 5, 1971 - November 9, 2020

Paul M. Marucha, age 49, of Horicon passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Monday, November 9, 2020 at his home. Paul was born the son of Peter and Arlene (Medo) Marucha on May 5, 1971 in Hayward, Wisconsin. He was a 1989 graduate of Winter High School. Following high school Paul honorably served his country in the US Army and served in Iraq during Operation Desert Storm. He...
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June Schmidt

June 21, 1927 - November 5, 2020

June Schmidt, age 93, of Horicon, passed away peacefully on Thursday November 5th, 2020 at UW Hospital in Madison. June was born the daughter of William & Laura (Zimmerman) Johns on June 21, 1927 in Beaver Dam. She was united in marriage to Lester Schmidt on May 1, 1954 in Beaver Dam, and raised their 4 children in the Township of Burnett. June was a receptionist at Beaver Dam Hospital...
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Charlotte M. Pagel

February 21, 1950 - October 19, 2020

Charlotte M. Pagel (nee Heid), age 70, of Horicon passed away on Monday, October 19, 2020 at Marshfield Medical Center in Beaver Dam. Charlotte was born the daughter of Edmund and Evelyn (Prag) Heid on February 21, 1950 in Beaver Dam. She was a Horicon High School graduate and then went on to the graduate school of banking and a various other courses at Moraine Park Technical College. She was...
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Betty A. Voy

January 22, 1941 - October 14, 2020

Betty Ann Voy, age 79, of Horicon passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 14, 2020 at her home in Horicon surrounded by her family. Betty was born the daughter of Rudolph and Lorraine (Weginger) Rackow on January 22, 1941 in Beaver Dam. She was united in marriage to Gerald Voy on July 2, 1972 in Horicon. Betty had worked at John Deere and was also founder of Voy's Pumpkin Ranch and family...
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Anton 'Tony' S. Westimayer

August 26, 1923 - October 10, 2020

Anton S. Westimayer, age 97, of Horicon Wisconsin passed away October 10, 2020 at his home with his loving family by his side. Tony was born on August 26, 1923 to the late Anton and Anna Repp Westimayer in Horicon, Wi. He attended Horicon High School where he was active and excelled in basketball, football, baseball, and track. Tony was awarded an Athletic Scholarship to attend Carroll...
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Beverly J. Zarndt

January 8, 1928 - October 8, 2020

Beverly Jane Zarndt, age 92, of Bettendorf, Iowa, died peacefully in her sleep on Thursday, October 8, 2020, at Jersey Ridge Place, in Davenport, Iowa. Services for the family will be held on Thursday, October 15, 2020, and internment will be at Oak Hill Cemetery in Horicon, Wisconsin. Beverly was born on January 8, 1928, in Horicon, to Benjamin Jon and Lillian Emma Tietz(nee Zischke). She...
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Gloria F. Woock

January 24, 1938 - September 19, 2020

Gloria F. Woock, age 82, died peacefully and surrounded by family on Saturday, September 19, 2020, at Prairie Ridge of Beaver Dam. Gloria Fay was born on January 24, 1938, in Fox Lake to Louis and Hazel (Arndt) Pollesch. She graduated from Horicon High School in 1956 and married Kenneth Woock on September 1, 1956. Together, they raised five daughters on a dairy farm outside of Burnett. She...
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Jack Flouro

October 14, 1952 - August 30, 2020

John "Jack" Flouro, age 67, died Sunday, August 30, 2020 at SSM Health–St. Mary's Hospital in Madison. Visitation for Jack will be at St. Stephen Ev. Lutheran Church in Horicon on Thursday, September 3, 2020 from 9:30 am to 10:50 am. Funeral services will follow at church on Thursday beginning at 11:00 am with Rev. Daniel Seehafer officiating. Burial will be at Oak Hill Cemetery with the...
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Lorraine G. Miescke

September 27, 1936 - August 28, 2020

Lorraine Gladys Miescke, 83, of Horicon, passed away peacefully in Portage, WI on August 28, 2020 with her children by her side. Lori was born September 27, 1936 in Dekorra WI, the daughter of Edward and Irene (Smithke) Gehin. She was a 1956 graduate of Mt. Horeb High School. She was united in marriage to Edward Ronald Miescke on May 23,1964. Lori was very creative and enjoyed writing...
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Lorraine A. Klumb

April 4, 1922 - August 17, 2020

Lorraine A. Klumb, age 98, of Horicon passed away on Sunday, August 17, 2020 at Hillside Manor in Beaver Dam. Lorraine was born the daughter of Orlando and Helen (Fishong) Klug on April 4, 1922 of Random Lake, Silver Creek. She was united in marriage to Frederick Klumb of Silver Creek in 1940. They were married for 54 years. They had a son, Jackie Klumb in 1942. Lorraine was an active Jehovah...
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Thomas J. Frigge

April 11, 1969 - August 15, 2020

Thomas Frigge formerly of Oconomowoc passed away at his home in Horicon, WI on Saturday, August 15, 2020 surrounded by his family at the age of 51 after a five year battle with colon cancer. Tom grew up on the "Frigge Farm" in Ashippun WI. He graduated from Oconomowoc High School in 1987. He was a Master Electrician for 20 years. Later, Tom worked in Facility Management/Building Engineer for...
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Michael A. Kasten

September 16, 1947 - July 22, 2020

Michael Alexander Kasten, 72, of Horicon passed away on Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at Seasons Lutheran Hospice in Wauwatosa. Visitation for Michael will be held on Tuesday, July 28th from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at St. Stephen Ev. Lutheran Church in Horicon. A funeral service will follow at church at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Daniel Seehafer officiating. Interment with take place at Oak Hill Cemetery...
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Delmar A. Schmidt

June 17, 1936 - July 12, 2020

Delmar A. Schmidt, age 84, of Horicon, left his earthly home to go to his heavenly home on Sunday, July 12, 2020. Delmar was born on June 17, 1936 to Arnold and Viola (nee Giese) Schmidt in Horicon. He graduated from Horicon High School in 1954 as a 4-sport athlete in football, basketball, baseball, and track, and joined the United States Navy at age 17. While serving in the Navy, Delmar...
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Rodger E. Wrucke

February 3, 1934 - June 26, 2020

HORICON/JUNEAU-- Rodger E. Wrucke, 86, passed away on Friday, June 26, 2020 in Juneau, Wisconsin. He was born on February 3, 1934 to Elmer and Leona (Beier) Wrucke. He graduated from Horicon High School. He was married to Eunice Bintzler from 1955 until her death in 1978. They raised their family on the family farm just west of Horicon, where they raised hogs and had a sweet corn stand for...
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Janet A. Gritt

June 3, 1943 - June 20, 2020

Janet A. Gritt, age 77, of Horicon, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Saturday, June 20, 2020 at her home in Horicon. A visitation will be at the Koepsell Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam on Wednesday, June 24, 2020 from 4-6 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Sacred Heart Parish on Thursday, June 25, 2020 at 10 a.m. with the Rev. Fr. Justin Lopina presiding,...
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Judith A. Johnson

May 8, 1942 - June 2, 2020

Judith A. Johnson, 78, of Horicon passed away on Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at the Watertown Regional Medical Center. Judith was born the daughter of LeRoy and Jeanette (Harrison) Burdick on May 8, 1942. She was married to Jerry Johnson in Round Lake, IL on April 8, 1989. In her earlier years, she had worked at Woodside Dude Ranch, Mauston WI, where many of her family members had worked including...
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John R. Muth

November 14, 1955 - May 9, 2020

John R. Muth, age 64, of Hustisford passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, May 9, 2020. John was born the son of Waldemar and Emma Jane (Phelps) Muth on November 14, 1955 in Los Angeles, CA. John was united in marriage to Rachelle Zietlow on May 27, 1986. He was employed as a machinist at Custom Tool in Hustisford. John was a master tinkerer. He loved math and woodwork and will be fondly...
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Phyllis J. Ulrich

August 23, 1929 - April 19, 2020

Phyllis J. Ulrich, age 90, of Horicon, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Sunday, April 19, 2020 at Matthews of Horicon. Phyllis was born the daughter of Bertrum and Martha (Olson) Bryant on August 23, 1929 in Madison. She was proud to be a 1947 graduate of Wisconsin High School. Phyllis was united in marriage to E. Paul Ulrich on June 19, 1954 at Luther Memorial Church in...
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Roland W. Koerner

July 12, 1932 - April 10, 2020

Roland W. Koerner, age 87 of Beaver Dam, died on Friday, April 10, 2020 at Beaver Dam Health Care Center. Burial will be at Burnett Central Cemetery. Roland William Koerner was born on July 12, 1932 in Burnett Township to Carl and Angeline (Bartell) Koerner. He was a 1950 graduate of Beaver Dam High School and later served in the US Army during the Korean War. Roland worked for Green...
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Dennis C. Beske

April 23, 1959 - April 9, 2020

Dennis C. "Bingo" Beske, 60, of Horicon passed away on Thursday, April 09, 2020 at his home. Dennis was born the son of Eugene C. and Carol (Wollenburg) Beske on April 23, 1959 in Beaver Dam. He was a 1977 graduate of Horicon High School. Dennis was married to Sharon Loest on November 10, 1979 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Mayville. Dennis retired from John Deere in Horicon in 2014 after...
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Duane E. 'Pete' Krueger

July 3, 1926 - March 28, 2020

Duane E. 'Pete' Krueger, age 93 of Horicon passed away peacefully at his home with his family by his side on Saturday, March 28, 2020. Duane was born the son of Ewald and Marcella (Backus) Krueger on July 3, 1926 in Horicon. He was a 1944 graduate of Horicon High School and went on to honorably serve his country in WWII in the US Navy in the Pacific Theater until 1946. He was united in...
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Harlan H. Becker

November 20, 1932 - March 23, 2020

Harlan H. Becker, age 87, of Horicon passed away peacefully at his home with his family by his side on Monday, March 23, 2020. Harlan was born the son of Julius and Regina (Nienhueser) Becker on November 20, 1932 in Concordia, MO. Harlan attended Saint Paul's Lutheran Preparatory School and then continued his education at Concordia College, Seward, Nebraska (now Concordia University Nebraska)....
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Wendy L. Breslow

April 22, 1946 - March 14, 2020

Wendy Lou Breslow, 73, of Horicon, passed away on Saturday, March 14, 2020 at the UW Hospital in Madison. Wendy was born the daughter of Edward and Lillian (Maas) Schwanke on April 22, 1946 in Beaver Dam. She was a graduate of Horicon High School. Wendy retired from John Deere. Wendy was a member of Zion Ev. Lutheran Church in Horicon. She enjoyed gardening and yardwork and playing bingo. ...
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Timi A. Conley (nee Hartwig)

July 12, 1961 - March 14, 2020

Timi A. Conley (nee Hartwig), loving wife, mother, and step mother, age 58, of West Bend, formerly a longtime resident of Horicon passed away on Saturday, March 14, 2020 at her home. A private family memorial service will be held. Timi was born the daughter of Roger D. Hartwig Sr. and Barbara (Schmidt) on July 12, 1961. Timi was united in marriage to Wayne Conley on July 16, 2004 in West...
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Tina M. Streblow

November 19, 1962 - January 28, 2020

On Tuesday, January 28, 2020 Tina Streblow entered Heaven the way she lived her life; with compassion, dignity and grace. Tina loved to spend time in her garden and go on walks with friends – she could never sit still! Her greatest joy in life was her family, helping others and her love for God. She describes this best in her own words: "There is a calling deep within my heart that...
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Kathleen Gensmer Bascombe

March 16, 1924 - January 5, 2020

Kathleen Gensmer Bascombe is once again reunited with her sisters in heaven, after leaving this earth on Sunday evening, January 5, 2020 at the age of 95. She was the youngest of three daughters born to Joseph and Eleanor (Metzger) Caughlin on March 16, 1924 and spent her childhood in Clyman, Wisconsin. Her parents named her Kathleen Mary Caughlin, thus initiating Kathleen's lifelong love for...
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Louis J. Anthoine, III

September 18, 1937 - December 14, 2019

Louis J. Anthoine III, age 82, passed away peacefully Saturday, December 14 surrounded by his wife in Horicon, Wisconsin. "Louie" was born on September 18th, 1937 to Louis John and Agnella (McDermott) Anthoine in Dubuque, Iowa. Louie graduated high school in Dubuque from Loras Academy in 1955. After graduation he enlisted in the Army. Eventually, his love of history and education led him to...
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Donald F. Pagel

July 28, 1938 - December 9, 2019

Donald F. Pagel, age 81, of Horicon passed away peacefully on December 9, 2019 at his home in Horicon with his family by his side. Don was born the son of Herbert and Henrietta (Voy) Pagel on July 28, 1938 in Horicon. He was a 1956 graduate of Horicon High School. Don was united in marriage to Karen Rader on August 3, 1968 in Fox Point, Wisconsin. He had retired from John Deere Company as a...
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Edward H. Knop

April 12, 1923 - November 23, 2019

Edward H. Knop, age 96, of Horicon, passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at his home in Horicon. Edward was born the son of Arnold and Grace (Hotaling) Knop on April 12, 1923 in Fond du Lac. He was a graduate of Goodrich High School in Fond du Lac. Ed was a veteran of the US Army serving during WWII from 1943-1946. Ed was united in marriage to Margaret Owens on June 18, 1949...
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Eleanor Krueger

March 13, 1925 - November 15, 2019

Eleanor Krueger, age 94, of Horicon, passed away Friday, November 15, 2019 at Marvin's Manor of Horicon. Visitation will take place on Thursday, December 5th from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at St. Stephen Ev. Lutheran Church in Horicon with a memorial service to follow at 11 a.m. with Rev. Jonathan Szczesny at the church. Eleanor was born to Elmer and Julia (Brettschneider) Selchert on March 13,...
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Jeanne M. Gietzel

July 6, 1928 - November 15, 2019

Jeanne M. Gietzel, age 91, of Burnett passed away on Friday, November 15, 2019, at Clearview Nursing Home in Juneau. Jeanne was born the daughter of Clifford L. and Clara L. (Taylor) Simmons on July 6, 1928, in Richland Center. She was raised in Viola and then moved to South Wayne. Jeanne graduated from South Wayne Union Free High School in 1946 and then went on to receive her Bachelor's of...
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Stephen "Chili" Sunderland

March 17, 1952 - November 9, 2019

Stephen J. "Chili" Sunderland, 67, of Horicon, formerly of Beaver Dam, passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, November 9, with his dog Sandy and wife Ellen at his side. A memorial gathering will take place on December 1st from 11:30 a.m. until the time of the Celebration of Life at 2:00 p.m. with the Rev. Sandra Schieble officiating at the Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam....
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Irving 'Bud' Bischoff

January 3, 1927 - November 9, 2019

Irving (Bud) Bischoff, 92, of Horicon passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 9th, 2019, at the Hillside Manor Nursing Home in Beaver Dam. Bud was born on January 3rd, 1927, to Ervin and Isabella (Weidig) Bischoff. He was united in marriage to Elaine Spettel on June 14th, 1952. At the age of 18, Bud was called to serve his country in WWII. He was a member of the United States Army...
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Mildred M. Bunkoske

May 23, 1926 - October 14, 2019

Mildred M. Bunkoske, age 93, of Horicon passed away on Monday, October 14, 2019 at Marvin's Manor in Horicon. Mildred was born the daughter of William F. and Elsie E. (Ladwig) Keel on May 23, 1926 in the town of Lowel. She was a 1944 graduate of Beaver Dam High School. On June 10, 1950 Mildred was united in marriage to Harry R. Bunkoske. Mildred had worked for over 25 years at West Bend Co....
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Loyall 'Lou' Evans

January 1, 1942 - October 9, 2019

Loyall 'Lou' Evans, age 77, of Horicon passed away on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at his home in Horicon. Lou was born the son of Louis and Maxine (McGraw) Evans on January 1, 1942 in Illinois. He met Virginia 'Corky' Rodriguez and was then united in marriage to her in California. He was a veteran of the US Air Force and was also a member of the Horicon American Legion Post #157. Lou was a hard...
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Robert F. Hartwig III

August 19, 1935 - October 7, 2019

Robert F. Hartwig, III, 84, of Horicon passed away peacefully with his family by his side on October 7, 2019 at the Hospice Home of Hope in Fond du Lac. Robert was born the son of Robert August and Rose (Kurtz) Hartwig on August 19, 1935 in the township of Hubbard, WI. Robert was united in marriage to Carole Smith on October 9, 1982 in Mayville. Robert was a veteran of the US Army. He was an...
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Robert A. Miescke

September 20, 1929 - September 27, 2019

Robert (Bob) August Miescke, age 90, of Horicon, passed away on Friday, September 27, 2019 at Clearview in Juneau with family and friend by his side. The visitation will be at Zion Lutheran Church in Horicon on Thursday, October 3, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon. The funeral service will follow at church on Thursday at 12:00 noon with Rev. Daniel Vojte officiating. Burial will be at Oak...
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Dorothy G. Schwertfeger

February 26, 1923 - September 27, 2019

Dorothy Grace Schwertfeger, 96, departed this life peacefully on September 27, 2019. She was the youngest child of Reverend Frederick August Schwertfeger and Selma (Hanser) Schwertfeger. She was born at the parsonage in Golden Lake, WI on February 26, 1923. Her family moved to Horicon in 1924 when her father began his forty-year pastorate at St. Stephen Evangelical Lutheran Church. After...
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Leo "Joe" Hartzheim

January 23, 1927 - September 9, 2019

Joe Hartzheim, age 92, formerly of Horicon, died on Monday, September 9, 2019 at Hillside Manor in Beaver Dam. The visitation will be at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Horicon on Monday, September 16, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will follow at church on Monday at 11:00 a.m. with Fr. Justin Lopina and Fr. John Hedrick officiant. Burial will be at...
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Milton E. Roll

June 8, 1925 - September 5, 2019

Milton E. Roll, age 94, of Juneau passed away on Thursday, September 5 at Clearview in Juneau. Milton was born the son of Armond and Irma (Krueger) Roll on June 8, 1925 in Kekoskee. He was united in marriage to Corinne Hagen on July 24, 1951 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Woodland. Milton first farmed in Horicon and then in 1972 dairy farmed in Juneau where he continued for the rest of his...
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JoEllen M. Pasewald

January 13, 1930 - August 28, 2019

JoEllen M. Pasewald, 89, of Horicon passed away on August 28, 2019 at the Hillside Manor in Beaver Dam. JoEllen was born on January 13, 1930 to Merlin and Alvina (Herbst) Dasenbrock in Dodge County. She was united in marriage to Donald Pasewald on September 11, 1948 at St. Stephen Church in Horicon. Donald preceded her in death in 1991 after 43 years of marriage. JoEllen graduated in 1947...
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Laura L Rahn

October 4, 1949 - July 25, 2019

Laura Lee Lambert Rahn, 69, of Horicon, formerly of Catawba, passed away on Thursday, July 25, 2019 at her daughter's home with family by her side due to a battle with cancer. Laura was born on October 4, 1949, the daughter of Albert and Marion (Shallow) Lambert in Chicago, IL. On February 14, 2006 she was united in marriage to William Rahn in Phillips, WI. Her life revolved around...
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Marguerite J. Van Hulst

January 30, 1931 - July 17, 2019

Marguerite J. Van Hulst, age 88, of Horicon passed away on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 in her home. Marguerite was born the daughter of Martin and Alice (Fleussus) Van Hulst on January 30, 1931 in Green Bay. Marguerite received her Masters Degree in Education and dedicated her life to educating children. She taught for over 35 years in the New Holstein, Appleton, and Horicon School Districts. She...
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Barbara A. Barnish

November 1, 1940 - July 14, 2019

Barbara A. Barnish (nee Hendrix), age 78, of Horicon passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, July 14, 2019 at UW Hospital in Madison. Barbara was born the daughter of Robert and Alice (Driggs) Hendrix on November 1, 1940 in Moline, IL. She was a 1958 graduate of Horicon High School and then went on to receive a degree in Sociology from Carrol College. She was first united in marriage to Arthur E....
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Cindy L. Geddes

January 1, 1956 - June 22, 2019

Cindy L. Geddes, age 63, of Fox Lake passed away peacefully on June 22, 2019 at UW Hospital in Madison with her loving family by her side. A visitation for Cindy will take place on Sunday, July 7 from 11 a.m. until the time of remembrance at 12:30 p.m. at the Koepsell Murray Funeral Home in Horicon. A continued celebration of Cindy's life will take place at Fox Lake American Legion Post #521...
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William 'Bill' Fogarty

October 20, 1944 - June 18, 2019

In less than six weeks, after being diagnosed with cancer, God created "The Perfect Storm" to peacefully bring William (Bill) Walter Fogarty home to live with Christ on June 18, 2019. Bill was born October 20, 1944 in Pontiac Michigan to Richard and Margaret (Johnson) Fogarty. He graduated from GMI in 1967 and then continued his education at Wayne State University graduating with a Master's...
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Leslie 'Les' A. Schwantes

April 13, 1930 - May 29, 2019

Leslie A. Schwantes, age 89, of Horicon, born April 13, 1930 in Watertown, WI. to Elmer and Regina (Hosig) Schwantes passed away on Tuesday, May 29, 2019 at Matthews of Horicon in Horicon. A funeral service for Les will take place on Monday, June 3, 2019 at 3 p.m. at the Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Horicon with the Rev. Sandra Scheible officiating. Visitation will take place on Monday,...
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Carole A. Hartwig

February 21, 1934 - May 19, 2019

Carole A. Hartwig, age 85, of Horicon passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Sunday, May 19, 2019 at Matthews of Horicon in Horicon. Carole was born the daughter of Raymond and Dorothy (Simon) Smith on February 21, 1934 in Neda. She was a 1952 graduate of Mayville High School. Carole worked as a legal secretary for the Schellpfeffer Law Offices in Mayville. She was united in...
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Anna H. Teson

December 2, 1919 - April 25, 2019

Anna H Teson, 99, Horicon (formerly Juneau), passed away on April 25, 2019, at her home. Anna was born on December 2, 1919, in Maryville, MO., the daughter of William and Anna (Cain) Heflin. She was married to Alfred Teson on February 19, 1949, in Conception, MO, who proceeded her in death on September 21, 1988. She was a member of Immaculate Conception Church, Juneau, and the Christian...
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John F. Eberle

November 16, 1937 - April 10, 2019

John F. Eberle, 81, of Horicon, passed away on Wednesday, April 10, 2019. John was born the son of Thomas and Angeline (Tresch) Eberle on November 16, 1937 in Madison. He was united in marriage with Evelyn B. Zimpelmann on June 18, 1960 in Whitewater. John was a lifelong farmer and a skilled craftsman. He and his wife Evelyn owned and operated Eberle's Produce on their farm just west of...
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Brett A. Roggenbauer

January 4, 1967 - April 1, 2019

Brett A. Roggenbauer, age 52, of Burnett passed away unexpectedly on Monday, April 1, 2019 at his home. A funeral service for Brett will be held on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 11 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Horicon with the Rev. Daniel Vojta officiating. A visitation will be held on Friday, April 5, 2019 from 4-6 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Horicon and again on Saturday, April 6, 2019...
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Bernice 'Bea' Breitkreutz

June 28, 1921 - March 26, 2019

Bernice 'Bea' E. Breitkreutz, age 97, of Horicon passed away on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at Angel's Grace Hospice in Oconomowoc. A funeral service for Bea will take place on Friday, March 29, 2019 at 12 noon at St. Stephen Lutheran Church in Horicon with the Rev. Jonathan Szczesny officiating. Visitation will take place from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at 12 noon at the church in...
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Charles D. Davison

October 15, 1956 - March 17, 2019

Charles D. Davison, age 62, of Reeseville passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2019 at the Columbus Community Hospital in Columbus with his family by his side. A memorial gathering will be held on Friday, March 22, 2019 at the Koepsell Murray Funeral Home in Horicon from 9 a.m. until 12 noon. Burial will be held at Stone Cemetery in Burnett. Military Honors will be conducted by the Horicon...
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Gerald D. Day

December 26, 1944 - March 7, 2019

Gerald "Jerry" D. Day, age 74, of Madison and previously of Fond du Lac, passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 7, 2019 at the State of Wisconsin Veteran's Home in King. A memorial gathering will be held on Saturday, May 25th from 11 a.m. until the time of the memorial service at 1 p.m. at the Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home (716 Clinton St., Horicon WI 53032). Inurnment will take place at...
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Donald H. Kiesow

January 31, 2019

Donald H. Kiesow, 81, of Horicon passed away on Thursday, January 31, 2019 at Marvin's Manor in Horicon. Donald was born the son of August and Lydia (Drews) Kiesow in December of 1937 in Horicon. He was a 1955 graduate of Horicon High School. Don served his country in the U.S. Air Force for his career where he was stationed throughout the world. Don was a very intelligent and likeable...
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Evelyn B. Leetch

February 20, 1930 - January 22, 2019

Evelyn B. Leetch, age 88, of Horicon passed away on January 22, 2019 at Clearview Nursing Home in Juneau. A private family graveside service will be held at a later date. Evelyn was born the daughter of Emil and Helen (Weiler) Pufahl on February 20, 1930 in Horicon. She was united in marriage to James Leetch on June 4, 1966 at St. John's Ev. Lutheran Church in Juneau. In her spare time...
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W. Floyd Martin

June 23, 1920 - January 21, 2019

W. Floyd Martin, age 98, of Horicon, formerly of Milwaukee passed away on Monday, January 21, 2019 at Crossroads Care Center in Mayville. Private graveside inurnment will take place at a later date. Floyd is survived by his children- Geri Pyrek of Horicon, Greg (Sharon) Martin of Dallas, Tx., Thomas (Kelly) Martin of Grafton, and Mary Chepiga of Trenton, NJ. His 10 grandchildren and 18...
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Constance "Connie" Pilsner

May 18, 1935 - January 1, 2019

Constance R. Pilsner, age 83, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, January 1, 2019 at Marvin's Manor in Horicon. Visitation for Connie will be at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Mayville on Friday, January 4, 2019 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at church on Friday at 11:30 a.m. with Fr. Tom Biersack officiating. Burial will be at St. Mary's Cemetery in Mayville. ...
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Diane M. Locke

October 27, 1955 - December 15, 2018

Diane Marie Locke, age 63 of Horicon, died peacefully surrounded by family on December 15, 2018 at her home following a long battle with ovarian cancer. Diane was born October 27, 1955 in Detroit, Michigan, to William and Ruth (Potts) Koehler. She grew up in Detroit, and graduated from Denby High School in 1973. On November 17, 1973, Diane was united in marriage to Rickey "Rick" Locke at...
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Wayne Samplawski

January 23, 1935 - November 19, 2018

Wayne Arland ("Sammy") Samplawski, formerly of Horicon, passed away at his home in Beaver Dam at the age of 83 on Monday, November 19, 2018. He was born at home on the farm in the Town of Delmar, Chippewa County, January 23, 1935, the eleventh child of Edward and Hazel (Hatfield) Samplawski. He was driving milk truck by the age of 13; and worked on a mink farm for two years before moving to...
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Frank R. Sauer

November 16, 1938 - November 19, 2018

Frank R. Sauer, 80, of Horicon passed away on Monday, November 19, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family. Frank was born the son of Edward and Rose (Ritger) Sauer on November 16, 1938 in Rubicon, WI. He was married to Deborah Riese on October 18, 1975 at St. Stephen Lutheran Church in Horicon. Frank served his country in the U.S. Army. He was employed in maintenance with both St....
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Kathy R. Wajerski

September 22, 1953 - November 14, 2018

Kathy R. Wajerski, age 65 of Horicon, passed away on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at her home with her family by her side. A memorial gathering for Kathy will take place on Monday, November 19 from 3-5 p.m. at the Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Horicon. Kathy was born the daughter of Donald and Joyce (Daniel) Jones on September 22, 1953 in Scottsburg, Indiana. She was a veteran of the US...
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Rickey Lee Locke

June 3, 1952 - November 14, 2018

Rickey Lee "Rick" Locke, age 66 of Horicon, died peacefully surrounded by family on November 14, 2018 at the University of Wisconsin Hospital in Madison following a massive heart attack. Rick was born June 3, 1952 in Port Huron, Michigan, to Roger and Dorthy (Hartman) Locke. He grew up in St. Claire Shores MI, and graduated from Lake Shore High School in 1970, before continuing his studies at...
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Marlene Mae Knueppel

May 13, 1939 - October 19, 2018

Marlene Mae Knueppel, age 79, of Horicon went to join her Eternal Savior in His heavenly home on Friday, October 19, 2018. Funeral services for Marlene will take place on Thursday, October 25 at 1 p.m. at St. Stephen Lutheran Church in Horicon with the Rev. Daniel Seehafer and Rev. Jonathan Szczesny officiating. Visitation will take place from 10:30 a.m. until the service at 1 p.m. at the...
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Elaine J. Bullette

August 8, 1925 - September 26, 2018

Elaine J. Bullette, age 93, of West Bend, formerly of Horicon passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at New Perspective Assisted Living in West Bend with her husband and daughter at her side. A funeral service for Elaine will take place on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at the Koepsell Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam with the Chaplain Carol Burczyk officiating at 12 p.m. A...
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Delores J. Sharkey

August 12, 1930 - September 22, 2018

Delores Sharkey, age 88, of Horicon, passed away Saturday, September 22, at Hillside Manor in Beaver Dam, finding peace of mind, body, and soul. A celebration of Delores' life will take place on Monday, October 8, 2018 at 11 a.m. at the Koepsell Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam with a visitation taking place on Monday, October 8 from 10-11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will take place at...
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Jane E. Bushke

May 26, 1948 - September 2, 2018

Jane Elizabeth Bushke (nee Firehammer), age 70, of Manitowoc, passed away on Saturday, September 2, 2018 at the Aurora BayCare Medical Center in Green Bay surrounded by her family. A memorial service for Jane will be held on Saturday, September 8 at 1 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Horicon with the Rev. Daniel Vojta officiating. Visitation will take place on Saturday, September 8 from 11 a.m....
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Thaddeus 'Ted' J. Pyrek

July 29, 1946 - August 13, 2018

Thaddeus 'Ted' J. Pyrek, age 72, of Horicon passed away on Monday, August 13, 2018 at his home with his family by his side. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Sacred Heart Parish in Horicon at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Fr. Justin Lopina presiding. A visitation will take place on Saturday, August 18, from 9 a.m. until the time of the Mass at 11 a.m. at the...
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Larry L. Schaus

September 2, 1942 - August 12, 2018

Larry L. Schaus, of Horicon, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, August 12, 2018 at his home. A memorial service for Larry will take place on Friday, August 17 at 4 p.m. at the Koepsell Murray Funeral Home in Horicon with the Rev. Richard J. Boeck, Jr. officiating. A visitation will take place at the funeral home in Horicon from 1 p.m. until the time of the service at 4 p.m. Military honors will...
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Ryan G. Voy

October 26, 1971 - July 22, 2018

Ryan G. Voy, 46 of Horicon was called to eternal life on Sunday July 22, 2018. Ryan is the youngest child of Gerald and Betty Voy being born on October 26, 1971 in Watertown . He was a graduate of Horicon High School and Concordia University. He was united in marriage with Kari Gilmore on July 3, 1999 in Horicon. Ryan was employed at John Deere Co. in Horicon. Ryan was a member of St....
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Robert L. Wild

August 6, 1931 - July 21, 2018

Robert L. Wild, age 86 of Juneau, passed away on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at the Columbus Community Hospital in Columbus. A Mass of Christian Burial for Robert will take place on Friday, July 27 at 12 noon at Sacred Heart Catholic Parish with the Rev. Fr. Christopher Gernetzke and Rev. Fr. Justin Lopina presiding. A visitation for Robert will take place on Friday, July 27 from 10 a.m. until the...
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Edna M. Schroeder

August 12, 1914 - July 9, 2018

Edna M. Schroeder, 103, of Horicon passed away on Monday, July 9, 2018 at Marvin's Manor in Horicon. Visitation for Edna will be held on Wednesday, July 11th from 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. at St. Stephen Ev. Lutheran Church in Horicon. A funeral service will follow at 10:30 a.m. with Rev. Daniel Seehafer officiating. Interment will be on Thursday, July 12th at 9:00 a.m. at Roselawn Memorial...
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Gail M. Hartwig

June 19, 1950 - July 8, 2018

Gail M. Hartwig, 68, of Horicon, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on July 8, 2018 at Meriter Hospital in Madison. A memorial gathering will be held on Thursday, October 11th from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at St. Stephen Ev. Lutheran Church in Horicon, with a memorial service to begin at 5:30 p.m at the church. Gail was born the daughter of Merlin and Lorraine (Weber) Johns on June...
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Madelene M. Jankowski

June 2, 2018

Madelene M. Jankowski, 82, of Wisconsin Rapids passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Edenbrook Nursing Home in Wisconsin Rapids. Madelene is survived by her husband, children, and family. A visitation will be held at the Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Horicon on Thursday, June 7, 2018 from 1 p.m. until the time of the funeral service at 2:30 p.m....
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Carol R. Hereid

July 15, 1944 - May 13, 2018

Carol Rae Hereid, age 73, of Horicon passed away on Sunday, May 13, 2018 at her home in Horicon surrounded by her family. A memorial service for Carol will take place on Sunday, May 27 at 2 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Horicon with the Rev. Daniel Vojta officiating. A visitation will be held on Sunday, May 27 from 12 noon until 2 p.m. at the church in Horicon. Carol was born on July 15,...
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Edward Michael Mauritz

November 15, 1980 - April 16, 2018

Edward Michael Mauritz, 37, of Horicon, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, April 16, 2018. A memorial gathering will be held on Sunday, April 29, 2018 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Horicon. Military Rites will be conducted by the Theresa American Legion Post #270. Edward was born the son of Christopher and Elaine (Schnitzler) Mauritz on November 15, 1980 in...
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Kevin L. Kreuziger

July 6, 1951 - March 23, 2018

Kevin L. Kreuziger, 66 years, of Horicon, WI passed away on Friday, March 23, 2018 at his home in a peaceful setting with his family by his side. Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Sacred Heart Catholic Parish in Horicon with Rev. Father Michael Petrie as celebrant. A visitation will be held prior from 9:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. also at...
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Harvey O. Gietzel

June 3, 1919 - March 11, 2018

Harvey O. Gietzel, age 98, longtime resident of Horicon passed away on Sunday, March 11, 2018 at Clearview Nursing and Rehabilitation in Juneau. Funeral Services for Harvey will take place on Friday, March 16, 2018 at 1 p.m. at St. Stephen Lutheran Church in Horicon with the Rev. Jon Szczesny officiating. A visitation will take place on Friday, March 16, 2018 from 11 a.m. until the time of the...
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Ellen Marie Rodriguez

November 6, 1944 - January 30, 2018

Ellen M. Rodriguez, 73, of Horicon, passed away Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at Select Specialty Hospital in Madison. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at 11 a.m. at Sacred Heart Parish with Father Mike Petrie presiding. A visitation will be held prior from 10 a.m. to the time of the service at 11 a.m. at the church. Inurnment will take place at Rock...
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Jerome A. Rehse

February 20, 1934 - January 4, 2018

Jerome A. Rehse, 83, of Horicon passed away on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at his home. A visitation for Jerome will be at Zion Lutheran Church, Horicon on Thursday, Jan. 11th from 10:00 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. A funeral service will follow at 11:30 a.m. with Rev. Daniel Vojta officiating. Interment will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Horicon with graveside military honors conducted by Horicon...
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Russell Mark Poritz

September 1, 1959 - December 27, 2017

Russell Mark Poritz, 58 years old, of Horicon, was called home to his permanent hunting land in Heaven on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at U.W. Hospital, Madison. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at St. Stephen Ev. Lutheran Church in Horicon at 1:00 p.m. with the Rev. Jonathan Szczesny officiating. A visitation will be held on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 from 11:00 a.m....
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Dorothy P. Hargrave

July 19, 1936 - December 20, 2017

Dorothy P. Hargrave, of Juneau, died at home surrounded by family on December 20 after a brief illness. Dorothy was born in Milwaukee on July 19, 1936 to Ernest and Florence (nee Cater) Pagel. She attended Waukesha High School and graduated from the University of Wisconsin in 1958 with a degree in physical therapy. She married Roy I. Hargrave on October 18, 1958. They lived on the Hargrave home...
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Donald M. Miescke

May 31, 1932 - December 11, 2017

Donald M. Miescke, 85, of Horicon passed away on Monday, December 11, 2017 at Hope Health and Rehab in Lomira surrounded by his family. A visitation will be held at Zion Lutheran Church in Horicon on Saturday, December 16, 2017 from 10:30 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 1 p.m. at the church. Rev. Daniel Vojta will officiate. Interment will take place at Oak Hill Cemetery in...
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Frieda E. Puetz

March 6, 1928 - November 26, 2017

Frieda Ellen Puetz, age 89, of Horicon, passed away peacefully on Sunday, November 26, 2017 at Hillside Manor in Beaver Dam. A funeral service will be held on Friday, December 1 at 11:30 a.m. at the Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam. A visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 11:30 on Friday, December 1, at the funeral home. A luncheon will follow the...
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Gerald A. Gorr

March 6, 1933 - November 16, 2017

Gerald A. Gorr, 84, of Juneau, passed away Thursday, November 16, 2017 at his home. A visitation for Gerald will be held from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Monday, November 20, 2017 at St. John's Ev. Lutheran Church in Juneau. A funeral service will follow on Monday, November 20, 2017 at 6 p.m. at church with Rev. Paul Schupmann officiating. Burial will take place at Highland Memory Gardens in the Tn....
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Bernice E. Wagener

February 2, 1931 - November 16, 2017

Bernice E. Wagener, 86, of Horicon, passed away Thursday, November 16, 2017 at Hillside Manor in Beaver Dam. A memorial gathering for Bernice will take place on Saturday, November 25, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Horicon. A memorial service will follow at the church at 12 p.m. with Rev. Samuel Jackson officiating. Inurnment will take place at Oak Hill Cemetery in...
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Kristine 'Kris' L. Kaiser

June 21, 1958 - November 13, 2017

Kristine 'Kris' Lynn Kaiser, age 59, of Horicon passed away on Monday, November 13, 2017, at St. Agnes Hospital following a courageous battle with cancer. A memorial service will take place on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 4 p.m. at the Koepsell Murray Funeral Home in Horicon with Chaplain Amy Golm officiating. A visitation will be held on Saturday, November 18, 2017 from 1 – 4 p.m. at the...
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Eldred W. 'Buddy' Pagel

June 25, 1928 - October 19, 2017

Eldred W. 'Buddy' Pagel, 89, of Horicon passed away at Marvin's Manor in Horicon on Thursday, October 19, 2017. Memorial Services will be held on Wednesday, October 25 at 11:30 a.m. at St. Stephen Ev. Lutheran Church in Horicon with Rev. Daniel Seehafer officiating. Visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service at the church. Burial will take place at Oak Hill Cemetery in...
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Marion L. Pitzlin

February 27, 1926 - October 15, 2017

Marion L. Pitzlin, 91, formerly of Horicon passed away at Serenity Villa in Slinger on Sunday October 15th, 2017. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday October 18th at 12 noon at Koepsell- Murray Funeral Home in Horicon with Rev. Jon Szczesny officiating. Visitation will be held at 11 AM until the time of service at the funeral home. Burial will take place at Oak Hill Cemetery. A...
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Edward 'Ed' R. Miescke

May 9, 1938 - October 6, 2017

Edward 'Ed' R. Miescke, age 79, of Horicon, passed away on Friday, October 6, 2017 at his home with his family by his side. A funeral service will take place at the Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. with the Rev. Jon Szczesny officiating. A visitation will take place on Tuesday, October 10 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 12...
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Audrey A. Hintz

February 25, 1929 - September 24, 2017

Audrey A. Hintz, 88, of Burnett passed away on Sunday, September 24, 2017 at Hillside Manor in Beaver Dam. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Horicon with the Rev. Shelley Nelson officiating. A visitation will be held on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at 11 a.m. at the church. Burial...
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James B. Geddes

September 6, 1955 - September 16, 2017

James B. Geddes, age 62, of Fox Lake, loving son, husband, father, grandfather, stepfather, and brother passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, September 16, 2017. A memorial gathering will be held on Saturday, September 30, 2017 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Horicon. A private family inurnment will take place at Oak Hill Cemetery in Horicon. Jim...
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Joshua J. Winter

September 10, 1984 - August 31, 2017

Joshua J. Winter, age 32, of Horicon, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at his home. A celebration of Josh's life will take place on what would have been his 33rd birthday this coming Sunday, September 10, 2017 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam with a service to follow. A special motorcycle tribute and balloon release will follow...
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Harry J. Curtin

September 28, 1939 - August 5, 2017

Harry J. Curtin of Horicon, formerly of Pittsville, passed away on August 5, 2017 at his home in Horicon surrounded by his family. A memorial service for Harry will take place on Tuesday, August 8 at 1 p.m. at the Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam. A visitation will take place on Tuesday, August 8 from 11 a.m. until the time of service at 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Harry was born...
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Joyce L. Tennessen

March 13, 1932 - July 25, 2017

Joyce L. Tennessen, age 85, passed away on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at Marvin's Manor in Horicon. A memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, July 29, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Sacred Heart Parish in Horicon with the Rev. Fr. Gerald Brittain presiding. A visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the time of the service at 11 a.m. at the church. Inurnment will take place at St. Malachy...
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Darlene "Shorty" Kearley

August 1, 1933 - July 22, 2017

Darlene M. "Shorty" Kearley, 83, formerly of Neosho passed away on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at Christian Homestead Care Center in Waupun. Darlene was born the daughter of Walter and Catherine (Schildt) Knueppel on August 1, 1933 in township of Hubbard, WI. Shorty was baptized at St. Stephen Ev. Lutheran Church in Horicon. She was confirmed and later married to Deryl Kearley on June 27, 1953...
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