Author Archive: Ed Nadolski

MIRIAM E. PAULSON

MIRIAM E. PAULSON

Miriam E. ‘Mim’ Paulson, 84, Burlington, died April 15, 2014, at Waterford Senior Living. She was born in Salem, Mass., on July 18, 1929, to the late George and Annie (Thompson) Gagnan. She lived in Massachusetts until 1965, where she graduated from high school. On June 21, 1964, in Woburn, […]

 
 

CANDI SOETNEGA

CANDI SOETNEGA

Candi Soetnega, 93, died April 12, 2014, at the Comfort House in Pella, Iowa. She spent much of her adult life as a medical professional, but preferred her life not be summed up by a medical diagnosis. She read once of “Genug Syndrome.” Genug is an old Yiddish term for […]

 
 

Priest shortage brings change to local churches

Fr. James Volkert, currently pastor at St. Mary Immaculate Conception Parish in Burlington, will become pastor in June of a local three-parish cluster that includes St. Mary, St. Charles of Burlington and St. Joseph’s of Lyons. (Photo by Ed Nadolski)

Three local parishes will form cluster under a single pastor, associate By Ed Nadolski Editor in Chief Three Catholic parishes in the Burlington area will be served by a single pastor and an associate pastor come June under a new leadership plan designed to address the shortage of priests in […]

 
 

CBD oil bill signed into law

Members of the Schaeffer family of Burlington join Gov. Scott Walker (seated) and Assembly Speaker Robin Vos (center, right) at the signing of a bill that legalizes the limited use of marijuana-derived CDB oil for the treatment of seizures. The Schaeffer family members are (from left) Devin, Lydia, Tom, Sally and Grant.

Burlington family that championed cause stands by and governor signs legislation Gov. Scott Walker on Wednesday signed a bill that legalizes the limited use of cannabidiol (CBD) to treat people with seizure disorders. CBD – which has been shown effective against seizures in states where it’s allowed – is derived […]

 
 

ARNOLD G. HIMEBAUCH

ARNOLD G. HIMEBAUCH

        Arnold G. ‘Arnie’ Himebauch, 86, Town of Waterford, died April 14, 2014, on his family farm. He was born on the farm Aug. 27, 1927, to the late Delbert and Martha (Walbreck) Himebauch. He married Julie A. Mehring on April 17, 1948, at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, […]

 
 

BRIAN K. BERTSCHINGER

BRIAN K. BERTSCHINGER

Brian K. Bertschinger, 43, Rochester, died peacefully April 13, 2014, surrounded by family and friends. Survivors include his loving wife, Kim (Tretow); his parents, Donald and Christine Bertschinger; mother-in-law, Mary Tretow; sister-in-law, Karen (Trevor) McCarthy; brother-in-law, Russell (Nicole) Tretow; nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by Glenn Tretow. […]

 
 

SOPHIE DEUTSCH

SOPHIE DEUTSCH

Sophie ‘Sherry’ Deutsch, 92, Burlington, died April 13, 2014, at Arbor View Communities, Burlington, surrounded by her family. She was born in Milwaukee on May 14, 1921, to the late Joseph and Sophie (Svitek) Hromada. She spent her early and young adult life on the north side of Milwaukee and […]

 
 

MARY L. TENNESSEN

MARY L. TENNESSEN

Mary Louise Tennessen, 78, Burlington, died April 13, 2014, at her home. She was born Sept. 29, 1935, in Arkansas City, Kan., to the late William and Alta Marie (Foskett) Hills. She spent her early life in Tucson, Ariz., and Pueblo, Colo. On April 15, 2000, in Burlington, she married […]

 
 

RICHARD F. SCHENNING

RICHARD F. SCHENNING

Richard F. ‘Dick’ Schenning, 90, Lily Lake, died April 13, 2014, at Geneva Lake Manor. He was born Dec. 23, 1923, in Silver Lake on to the late Otto C. and Florence E. (Strasburg) Schenning. He spent his early life in Silver Lake and Wheatland Township, graduating from Wilmot High […]

 
 

ANDREW G. HANSEN

ANDREW G. HANSEN

  Andrew ‘Andy’ George Hansen, 102, Union Grove, died April 11, 2014, after a brief illness. He was born in Racine in 1912 and lived an early life of farming. He joined the Racine County Highway department in his mid-life years and until he retired in 1977. He was known […]

 
 
 
 
 

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