Obituaries

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Obituaries

OLIVE SCHUMANN

Olive Schumann, 98, died July 17, 2012, at the Pepper Family Hospice in Barrington, Ill. She was born March 16, 1914, in Chicago to the late David and Coral (Peterson) Nelson. She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, William R. Schumann, Jr., in 1988. She resided […]

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SGT. CHRISTOPHER A. KUHL

SGT. Christopher A. “Chris” Kuhl, 24, Burlington, died at his home on July 21, 2012. He was born on Jan. 27, 1988, in Burlington, to Ronald Kuhl and Christie (Hayes) Huber. He had been a lifetime resident of Burlington and a graduate of Burlington High School. He went on to […]

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ELAINE BAKKE DRAVES

Elaine (Ambos) Bakke Draves ‘Pidge,’ 89, died July 21, 2012, at Holton Manor Nursing Home in Elkhorn. She was born March 22, 1923, in Milwaukee, to the late Andrew J. and Irma Ambos. She married Ben Bakke in 1943. They moved to Waterford in 1944. In 1956, they moved to […]

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MARY C. KRUMREY

Mary Catherine Krumrey, 69, of Grayslake, Ill., and formerly a longtime resident of Burlington, died at home July 21, 2012. She was born in Chicago to the late George and Catherine (Durbin) Scales on Nov. 19, 1942. She was a member of St. Mary’s Immaculate Conception Parish in Burlington. She […]

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JOHN W. ATHERTON

John Wayland ‘Jack’ Atherton (Lt. Col. Ret.), son of the late Clayton and Jessie Atherton, was born Aug. 12, 1919, in Rochester, and died at Fairfax Hospital surrounded by his family on Dec. 4, 2011. He honorably served his country in the U.S. Air Force for 24 years before accepting […]

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JUNE REESMAN

June Reesman, beloved mother, doting grandmother, and baseball afficionado, passed away suddenly on July 18, 2012 at Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville, Ill. Her generous spirit and effervescent love of life will be missed by her family and the many people she touched during her 77 years. June’s life […]

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CHARLES E. EDWARDS

Charles E. (Chas) Edwards, 87, died on June 24, 2012. A lifelong resident of Racine County, Chas was born Oct. 12, 1924, to the late William J. and Mary Ellen (Maney) Edwards in Waterford. He was educated at St. Thomas Aquinas Elementary School, Waterford High School and the University of […]

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JOANN Y. FRIEND

Joann Y. Friend, 79, Burlington, died July 15, 2012, at her home surrounded by her family. She was born on Aug. 20, 1932, in Sturtevant, to the late Harley and Mary (Reed) Osborne. She spent her early life in Union Grove and was a graduate of Union Grove High School. […]

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ALYCE E. AGNER

Alyce E. Agner, 89, Burlington, died July 12, 2012, at Kindred Health Care and Rehab center. She was born May 4, 1923, to the late Christian and Theresa (Petersen) Larson in Racine. On Aug. 28, 1969, she married Ralph Agner at St. John the Divine Episcopal Church in Burlington. He […]

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CATHERINE A. ZAHN SWAIN

Catherine A. Zahn Swain, 91, Burlington, died peacefully on July 10, 2012, at Waterford Senior Living. She was born in Flint Mich., on Jan. 1, 1921, to the late Harvey and Wilmetta (Andrix) Hood. After graduating high school, she received her geology degree at the University of Michigan in Ann […]