February 14, 1935 - - August 12, 2017
HAROLD R. “HARRY” GIESE age 82 of Jefferson passed away Saturday August 12, 2017 at the Veteran’s Hospital in Madison. He was born on February 14, 1935 to Reinhart and Velma (Rauss) Giese. Harold served in the United States Air Force from 1952-1962. He married Arlyce (Nipp) Freet on October 18, 1958 together they had three children.
Harold later married Donna Buss on No ...
July 26, 1949 - - June 30, 2017
STEVEN R WHITING age 67 of Jefferson passed away unexpectedly at his home in Jefferson June 30, 2017. Steven was born in Cedar Rapids Iowa on July 26, 1949 to Robert and Helen (Bowersox) Whiting. He graduated from Racine Horlick High School in 1967. He then served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War 1970-1972 aboard the USS Joseph Hughes. He is survived by his ...
May 29, 1932 - - June 22, 2017
DONALD WILLIAM BRUNS was born May 29th, 1932 in a farmhouse outside of Wabasso, Minnesota, to Ward & Tracy (Swartz) Bruns. He laid his eyes to rest peacefully, June 22nd, 2017 in his farmhouse outside of Johnson Creek, Wisconsin, after gazing one last time at the love of his life, and woke up in the arms of Jesus. Donald was born & raised in rural Minnesota. The oldest of 6 ...
April 10, 1936 - - May 24, 2017
CLARENCE A. VOGEL, age 81 of Jefferson passed away peacefully Wednesday May 24, 2017 at the Rainbow Hospice Inpatient Center in Johnson Creek. Clarence was born on April 10, 1936 to Linus and Coletta (Rueth) Vogel. He graduated from Jefferson High School in 1954. He enlisted in the United States National Army Reserves and served until 1963. Clarence worked for the Jefferson ...
June 02, 1932 - - April 22, 2017
JOSEPH RICHARD SCHROEDER, age 84 of Palmyra, passed away at his home in Jefferson on Saturday April 22, 2017 surrounded by his family. He was born on June 2, 1932 in Barrington, Illinois to William and Catherine (Wagener) Schroeder, a hard working family with six children, who instilled in him a work ethic that stayed with him all of his life. He took his work ethic into his ...
March 03, 1921 - - March 20, 2017
HAROLD R. RUETH, age 96of Jefferson passed away on March 20, 2017 at Alden Estates in Jefferson. Harold was born on March 3, 1921 in Jefferson son of the late Robert and Anna (Fornecker) Rueth. He served in the United States Air Force from 1942 to 1946. Harold was employed at the University of Wisconsin Madison in the Electrical Maintenance Department. He was a member of th ...
June 10, 1937 - - March 11, 2017
GEORGE W. BAXTER, 79 of Jefferson passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at Jefferson Memory Care, Jefferson. Born on June 10, 1937 in Cook County Illinois to the late Lester and Ann (Barringer) Baxter. George served in the United States Navy from 1956-1960. He married Mary Elizabeth (Gnabasik) Powell on August 13, 1989 in Kauai, Hawaii.
He retired in 2000 from Sta ...
July 02, 1931 - - February 25, 2017
DONALD R. “SHADY” LANE, age 85 of Jefferson passed away Saturday, February 25, 2017, surrounded by his family at the Rainbow Hospice Center in Johnson Creek. He was born on July 2, 1931, in Fort Atkinson, son of the late Charles and Blanche (Wake) Lane. Donald served in the United States Air Force from 1950-1954. He was stationed in Germany during the Korean War. In 201 ...
November 20, 1940 - - December 30, 2016
LaVERNE D.” VERN” ZOELLICK, age 76 of Jefferson, former long-time resident of Waukesha, passed away on Friday December 30, 2016 at Jefferson Memory Care. He was born on November 20, 1940 to Carl Zoellick and Lucille (Sayles). He proudly served in the US Army, and later was united in marriage to Phyllis (Drays) on July 4, 1964. He was employed at Waukesha Electric for 32 ye ...
November 18, 1925 - - November 01, 2016
Richard J. (Si) Heger
He was born on November 18, 1925, in Jefferson, the son of Yvo and Mary Etta (Stevenson) Heger. Richard was the grandson of Rudolf Heger, an early Jefferson leader and owner of the Rudolf Heger Malt & Brewing Co. He married Marion Streich on November 6, 1948, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Jefferson.
Richard had worked at Schweiger Industri ...