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ROSEMARY BUSCH

ROSEMARY BUSCH

      Rosemary Busch, 94, Burlington, passed away peacefully on Jan. 1, 2017, at Waterford Senior Living. She was born Jan. 5, 1922, in Burlington, to the late Harry and Dora (Richter) Lois. She was a lifelong resident of Burlington and graduated from Burlington High School. On May 29, 1943, she […]

 
 

WILLIAM M. WISKES

WILLIAM M. WISKES

      William Michael ‘Mike’ Wiskes, 58, Burlington, died unexpectedly on Jan. 1, 2017. He was born in Illinois on Sept. 2, 1958, to Louis W. and M. Elizabeth ‘Betty’ (Horvath) Wiskes. He spent his early years in Bohners Lake, graduating from St. Mary High School before going to UW–Stevens Point. […]

 
 

BETTY M. GRUBB

BETTY M. GRUBB

      Betty Marie Grubb, 76, Burlington, died peacefully Dec. 13, 2016, at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born April 6, 1940, in Hillsboro, Ill., to the late Lester and Alice Davis. She spent her childhood in Southern Illinois, later moving to Southeastern Wisconsin in her early twenties. […]

 
 

Winning lie doesn’t stray far from home

By Jennifer Eisenbart Editor This year, the winning lies for the Burlington Liars Club had a decidedly Wisconsin feel. The winner and all three runners-up are from Wisconsin, with three of the four from the immediate area. The winning lie? A whopper about fancy hotels and big beds. “Grandpa went […]

 
 

STANDARD PRESS SPORTS STORIES OF THE YEAR: 4-10. Bird, Tiedt, Burlington soccer highlight best of rest

STANDARD PRESS SPORTS STORIES OF THE YEAR: 4-10. Bird, Tiedt, Burlington soccer highlight best of rest

SPORTS STORIES OF THE YEAR   DQ ends Bird’s storied wrestling career Two-time state champion Josh Bird suffered an unfortunate end to his storied career at a WIAA regional back in February. According to the referee at Muskego High School, Bird hit his opponent with aggressive, clubbing blows that teetered […]

 
 

LAWRENCE A. YANNY

LAWRENCE A. YANNY

      Lawrence A. Yanny, 94, Lyons, died peacefully on Jan. 1, 2017, at Holton Manor in Elkhorn. He was born in Genoa City on June 11, 1922, to the late Andrew and Mildred (Drom) Yanny. He spent his early life near Pell Lake. He proudly served his country in the […]

 
 

CHARLES J. BROOK

CHARLES J. BROOK

      Charles J. Brook, 91, Burlington, died Dec. 30, 2016, at Geneva Lake Manor. He was born Nov. 10, 1925, in Burlington, to the late Alfred and Dora (nee Hegeman) Brook. He was a lifetime resident of the Burlington area where he attended St. Charles School. He proudly served his […]

 
 

JOHN L. UEBELE

JOHN L. UEBELE

      John L. Uebele, 69, Pewaukee, died Dec. 30, 2016. He was born in Milwaukee, the second oldest of five siblings to the late Myron A. Uebele (died 2009), and Rosemary L. (Alleman) Uebele (died 1964). The family moved to Grandma Alleman’s Farm in Waterford. The children attended St. Thomas […]

 
 

LYDIA H. HINTZ

LYDIA H. HINTZ

      Lydia H. Hintz, 93, Burlington, died Dec. 31, 2016, at Pine Brook Pointe in Burlington. She was born Aug. 24, 1923, in Milwaukee, to the late Rudalf and Hilda (Mincer) Makus. She spent her early life in Milwaukee and Fond du Lac where she graduated from high school. On […]

 
 

WILBUR A. DAVISON

WILBUR A. DAVISON

      Wilbur ‘Bill’ Anthony Davison, 88, died Dec. 22, 2016, with his loving children by his side at Prairie Maison Nursing Home in Prairie du Chien. He was born to the late Wilbur and Mary (Heinz) Davison on Dec. 31, 1927, in Sun Prairie. After graduating high school he served […]

 
 
 
 

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