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BELMONT—Lee E. Pelton, of Belmont, died peacefully on Aug. 16, 2018, in Mineral Point, at the age of 84. Lee was born on Sept. 7, 1933, in Reedsburg, to Nye and Alice (Brooks) Pelton. He was the second youngest of eight children. Lee graduated from Reedsburg High School in 1951. He married B…

MADISON—A celebration of life event for Frances Healy will be held on Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018, at OLBRICH BOTANICAL GARDENS, ATRIUM, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Memorials may be gifted in Frances Healy’s name, to the Madison Public Library Foundation—Pinney Campaign.

MIDDLETON / CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Barbara Hoehn, age 83, passed away on Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, in Charlotte, N.C. She was born on Oct. 15, 1934, in Chicago, Ill. Barbara was an avid reader, football fan, and enjoyed knitting. Most of all she cherished spending time with her family.

MADISON—Phillip “Skip” Kindy Jr., age 75, passed away on Aug. 14, 2018, in Madison, where he lived for four decades. He was born June 9, 1943, in Saint Paul, Minn., the eldest son of Phillip Kindy Sr. and Norma Montgomery Kindy. Skip attended Saint Paul Academy, and graduated with a bachelor…

SUN PRAIRIE—Robert “John” Krebs, age 86, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m., on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, at SACRED HEARTS MARY CATHOLIC CHURCH, in Sun Prairie. A visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, and fro…

BELMONT—Lee E. Pelton, age 84, of Belmont, died on Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, at Atrium Post Acute Care, Mineral Point. Funeral services are pending at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville.

MADISON / PHOENIX, Ariz. / SEQUIM, Wash.—William A. “Bill” Plachetka, age 69, passed away on Aug. 13, 2018.

MADISON—Joyce L. Nesbit Bruns, age 90, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, at Agrace HospiceCare. Funeral services will be held at LAKE EDGE LUTHERAN CHURCH, 4202 Monona Drive, Madison at 11 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, (The road to the church is under construction but the parking lot i…

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STOUGHTON—A celebration of life for Constance Grefsheim, will be held on Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, at 2 p.m., at the AMERICAN LEGION POST, in Stoughton.

MADISON—Jeffrey Jan Kassel, age 67, passed away from pancreatic cancer on Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at his home in Madison. He was born on Feb. 4, 1951, in Baltimore, Md., the son of Leon and Gazelle (Max) Kassel.

MADISON—Bob “Uney” Kniebuehler, age 65 of Madison, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. A celebration of life will be held at THE EAST SIDE CLUB, 3735 Monona Drive, Madison, at 4 p.m., with time for sharing stories at 5 p.m., on Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018. A full obituary will appear in Sun…

SAUK PRAIRIE—Robert J. Koci, age 30, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Aug. 10, 2018. He was born in Madison on July 13, 1988, to John M. Koci and Sandra E. Breunig. Robert was a graduate of Sauk Prairie High School; class of 2007. Following high school he studied at MATC in…

SAUK CITY—Imelda Lins, age 88, passed away peacefully on Aug. 14, 2018. She was born on April 30, 1930, the daughter of the late Herman and Erna Marklein. She was united in marriage on Aug. 16, 1949, to Donald Lins.

MADISON—Donald Edward Michalski, age 77, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018. He was born on May 2, 1941, in Gary, Ind., to Edward and Wanda (Maka) Michalski. Don graduated from Bishop Noll Institute and Purdue University with a degree in electrical engineering.

MADISON / SUN PRAIRIE—Marshall “Mickey” Bostad, age 89, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, at Fountainhead Homes in DeForest. He was born on Aug. 1, 1929, in the Town of Burke, and was the son of Clarence and Bessie (McMurran) Bostad. He married Shirley Ihland on Oct. 16, 1954. Together t…

SAUK CITY—Lloyd A. Carlson, age 93, passed away peacefully on Aug. 11, 2018, surrounded by family. He was born on March 10, 1925, in Blue River, Wis., to Alfred and Loretta (Poole) Carlson, and grew up on the family farm.

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