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Death Notices - Full obituaries can be found in the Dodge County Pionier.

December 13, 2018 Issue

Ronald "Ronnie" A. Budahn
November 29, 1937 - Dec. 9, 2018
Visitation & Service:
     Visitation for family and friends will take place at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church from 10:30 a.m. until time of service.
    Funeral services for Ronnie will be held at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, W691 County Rd S, Hartford on Friday, Dec. 14, at 1:30 p.m. with Rev. Jeffery Drake presiding, followed by committal in the church cemetery.

James A. Duffus Jr.
March 6, 1948 - Dec. 7, 2018
Visitation & Service:
      A visitation will be held at the Koepsell Funeral Home in Mayville on Wednesday, Dec. 12, from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m., and also on Thursday, Dec. 13, from 10 until 11 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church in Mayville.
      A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11 a.m. on Thursday at the church with Rev. Tom Biersack officiating. Interment will take place at Washington Co. Memorial Park.

Earl Donald Lichtenberg
April 11, 1934 - Dec. 10, 2018
Visitation & Service:
     Family and friends may visit with the family at the Koepsell Funeral Home in Mayville on Thursday, Dec. 13, from 4 until 7 p.m. Visitation will also be at Immanuel Lutheran Church (River Church), Town of Theresa on Friday, Dec. 14, from 11 a.m. until time of service at 1 p.m. The Rev. Douglas Zahner will officiate. Burial will follow at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery in the Town of Theresa. Graveside military honors will be conducted by the by the Theresa American Legion Post 270.

Marion Alma Luebke
May 9, 1927 - Dec. 7, 2018
Visitation & Service:
     Visitation was held at the church on Monday, Dec. 10, from 1 p.m. until the time of service at 2 p.m.
     A funeral service in remembrance of Marion was held on Monday, Dec. 10, at 2 p.m. at St John's Lutheran Church (400 S. Main St. in Juneau). Burial was in Juneau City Cemetery in Juneau.

Jeanine Lena Violet Pamperin
August 25, 1932 - Dec. 9, 2018
Visitation & Service:
     A visitation will be held at St. John's Lutheran Church in Lomira on Saturday, Dec. 15, from 11 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 1 p.m. from the church. Rev. Matthew Kiecker will officiate. Interment will take place at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery (River Church), Township of Theresa.



December 6, 2018 Issue

Gerald "Jerry" Johann
November 23, 1938 - Nov. 23, 2018
Visitation & Service:
     A visitation will be held December 15 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
    A remembrance service will be held December 15 at St. John's, Browns Corner Church on Hwy. V, Horicon, at 1:30 p.m.

Beatrice J. Kowal
September 27, 1953 - Nov. 30, 2018
Visitation & Service:
     A visitation will take place prior to the service on Thursday, Dec. 6, from 1 to 2 p.m. at Koepsell Funeral Home in Mayville.
    A memorial service will be held on Thursday, Dec. 6, at Koepsell Funeral Home at Mayville at 2:00 p.m., with the Rev. Sara Gillespie officiating.

Brian K. Wendorff
September 11, 1966 - Nov. 27, 2018
Visitation & Service:
     Family greeted relatives and friends on Sunday, Dec. 2, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at St. Matthew Lutheran Church (308 Herman Street Iron Ridge, WI 53035) concluding with a Prayer Service and Reflections.
   Additional visitation was held on Monday, Dec. 3, from 10 to 10:45 a.m. at St. Matthew Lutheran Church with funeral services at 11 a.m. with Rev. Larry Mose officiating.

Dale Ann Zirbel
December 15, 1955 - Dec. 3, 2018
Visitation & Service:
     Visitation will take place from 1 to 3 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 7, at Koepsell Funeral Home in Mayville.
    Funeral services for Dale will take place on Friday, Dec. 7, at 3 p.m. at the Koepsell Funeral Home in Mayville with the Rev. Sandra Schieble officiating. Burial will take place at Oak Hill Cemetery in Horicon.

November 29, 2018 Issue

Marion R. Barsch
January 9 1931- Nov. 25, 2018
Visitation & Service:
     Visitation for Marion was held on Wednesday, Nov. 28, from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 11 a.m. with Rev. Tim Sallach officiating at Zion Ev. Lutheran Church in Burnett. Burial followed at Burnett Central Cemetery.

John P. Dropik
August 4 1925 - Nov. 24, 2018
Visitation & Service:
     A visitation will be held on Thursday, Nov. 29, from 9 to 10 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church in Mayville.
    A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Thursday, Nov. 29, at 10 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church in Mayville with the Rev. Tom Biersack presiding. Burial and Military Honors will be conducted at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.

Amy B. Krieser
October 26, 1956 - Nov. 21, 2018
Visitation & Service:
     A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, Nov. 30, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Mayville at 2 p.m., with Rev. Tom Biersack celebrating the Mass. A celebration of Amy's life will continue after the Mass from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Mayville American Legion Post #69.

Donetta Mutz
February 21, 1933 - Nov. 23, 2018
Visitation & Service:
     A visitation will take place from 9:30 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, December 1 at the Koepsell Funeral Home in Mayville.
    A funeral service for Donetta will take place on Saturday, Dec. 1, at 11 a.m. at the Koepsell Funeral Home in Mayville. Entombment will take place at Calvary Cemetery in Fond du Lac.

Wayne Arland "Sammy" Samplawsk
January 23, 1935 - Nov. 19, 2018
Visitation & Service:
     In keeping with Wayne's wishes, a celebration of his life will be held after the holidays.

Ila Mae Schellpfeffer
April 8 1939 - Nov. 22, 2018
Visitation & Service:
     Memorial service​ ​will be held at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 16 S. Walnut Street, Mayville, on Monday, Dec. 3, at 11 a.m. with​ private ​interment​ at Graceland Cemetery in Mayville.

Eugene E. Wild, Jr.
September 21, 1949 - Nov. 23, 2018
Visitation & Service:
     There will be no formal funeral services per Gene's wishes.

November 22, 2018 Issue

Rickey Lee "Rick" Locke
June 3 1952, - Nov. 14, 2018
Visitation & Service:
     Visitation was held from noon until the time of the service at 1 p.m. at Harmony Baptist Church, Beaver Dam.
    A funeral service for Rick was held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, at Harmony Baptist Church, N8954 County Rd W, Beaver Dam. Pastor Robert Johnson officiated. Military honors followed the service at the church.

Frank R. Sauer
November 16 1938, - Nov. 19, 2018
Visitation & Service:
     A visitation will be held at St. Stephen Lutheran Church in Horicon on Friday, Nov. 23, from 11 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 1 p.m. at the church. Rev. Jonathan Szczesny will officiate. Interment will take place at Oak Hill Cemetery in Horicon with military honors conducted by the Horicon American Legion.

Frank Schmidt
Nov. 14, 2018
Visitation & Service:
     Services were held on Tuesday, Nov. 20. Burial was at Southern WI Veterans Cemetery in Union Grove.

Anita Armella Steger
October 20, 1929- Nov. 18, 2018
Visitation & Service:
     Visitation for Anita will be held Sunday, Nov. 25, from 1 to 4 p.m. at Koepsell Funeral Home in Mayville with another visitation that will be held on Monday, Nov. 26, from 10 to 11 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church in Mayville with a Mass of Christian Burial to immediately follow at 11 a.m. The burial will take place at St. Mary's Cemetery.

Kathy R. Wajerski
September 22, 1953- Nov. 14, 2018
Visitation & Service:
     A memorial gathering for Kathy took place on Monday, Nov. 19, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Horicon.

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