Monday, September 10, 2012
LaVerne Emma Chernouski loved to bake, had a great sense of humor and working on jigsaw puzzles.
LaVerne Emma Chernouski, 91, passed away peacefully on Friday, Sept. 7. LaVerne was born in Racine on Dec. 24, 1920 to Edward and Emma (nee, Luedtke) Piepmeyer. On Aug. 15, 1942 she married Philip John Chernouski. He preceded her in death on Oct. 27, 1997. LaVerne graduated from Wm. Horlick High School. She was a former member of St. John's Lutheran Church and a current member of Gethsemane Lutheran Church. LaVerne was an avid sports fan, especially of the Cubs and Badgers. She enjoyed keeping herself busy with jigsaw puzzles, watching game shows, bird watching and going to casinos. LaVerne had a great sense of humor. She loved to bake and was an excellent cook, but most of all she loved spending time with her family. LaVerne is survived …
Tuesday, August 28, 2012
William H. Roberts, 68, died on August 27.
With his loving family by his side, William H. Roberts, 68, passed away peacefully Monday morning at his residence. He was born in Laona, WI, November 16, 1943, son of the late James and Myrle (Nee: Layman) Roberts. William was united in marriage to Noella Etzelon May 24, 1969 and again on October 3, 2001. Survivors include his loving wife; his children, William (Sarah) Roberts of Baltimore, MD, Gordon (Jaclyn) Roberts, Catherine (Ernesto) Trevino, all of Racine; his six grandchildren, Sabrina and Amber Roberts, Zoie and Hazzel Roberts, Luke and Kayla Trevino; other relatives and dear friends. In his spare time he enjoyed gardening, yard work, and his beloved dog, Toby. Most of all he cherished time with his family. He will be dearly …
Wednesday, August 15, 2012
The funeral for Rebecca Ryan, a 22-year-old Racine woman, has been set for Saturday. Ryan had been missing for several days before she was found dead at the bottom of Vulcan Materials quarry.
Rebecca Lee Ryan, 22, passed away on Saturday, August 11, 2012. Becca was born in Racine on May 15, 1990 to Rodney and Jill (nee, Wickman) Ryan. She graduated from Wm. Horlick High School. She went on to attend Fox Valley Tech in Appleton to pursue a career in criminal justice and to continue her love of playing basketball. Becca is survived by her parents, Rodney and Jill Ryan; brothers and sister, Jeremy (Roberta) Wickman, Rachel Rose Ryan and Robert "Robbie" Ryan; maternal grandmother, Rosalie "Rose" Wickman; paternal grandparents, Thomas "Tom" and Judith "Judy" Ryan; uncles and aunts, Jeffery "Jeff" (Pamela "Pam") Wickman, Michael "Mike" Wickman, Randall "Randy" (Cindy) Ryan and Richard "Rick" Ryan. Becca is also survived by cousins, …
Monday, July 23, 2012
Sam Koroghlanian, 75, was a well known barber in Racine; the owner of Plaza Barber Shop for over thirty-eight years which was in the same location for that period of time.
Sam Koroghlanian, 75, passed away on Thursday at Wheaton Franciscan All Saints, surrounded by family and friends. Sam was born in Racine on April 25, 1937 to Toros and Nazli (nee, Torosian) Koroghlanian. He was a well known barber in Racine; the owner of Plaza Barber Shop for over thirty-eight years which was in the same location for that period of time. Sam is survived by his brother, Harry (Sylvia) Koroghlanian; nieces and nephew, Carol Koroghlanian, Philip (Connie) Koroghlanian, Gloria Koroghlanian and Michelle Koroghlanian; great niece, Amy Koroghlanian; and great nephews, Adam Koroghlanian and Aaron Koroghlanian. Sam is also survived by other relatives and many special friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; and grandmother…
Erwin Schroeder served his country and his family. He was 83-years-old when he died on Friday. He leaves behind his wife, two children and four grandchildren.
Erwin H Schroeder left this earth to be with his angel friends on Friday. Erwin was born in Racine Wisconsin at the "old St Lukes Hospital" on July 21, 1928. He was the son of the late Erwin A and Martha (Tschirdewan) Schroeder. He graduated from Horlick High School in Racine Wisconsin. On August 5th, 1951, he married the former Marie Siefert in San Rafael, CA. Erwin later served four years in the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict. In 1983, he retired after 33 yrs of service in Racine Post Office as a Letter Carrier. He was a member of the VFW Post 1391, American Legion Post 310, National Association of Letter Carriers Branch 436, and Emmanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church. Erwin is survived by his wife of 61 years, Marie (…
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Linda Flashinski's daughter died Friday night after she was struck by a train in Caledonia. The Wauwatosa woman was remembered for her passion for helping children with autism.
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
Hansen and her husband, Ron, loved gardening, traveling, and spending time as a family at their cabin. Darlene Hansen died suddenly on Saturday.
Monday, April 2, 2012
Village, school board, county and national races make for a full ballot on Tuesday; be informed before you head out and cast your ballot.
Update, 6 pm, April 3: The window to cast your ballot is closing. Still unsure of who should get your vote? Check out our links below and find out where the candidates stand on the issues facing your village, the school board, and circuit court and the county. Update, 4 pm, April 3: It's 4 pm, and that means there are only four hours left to vote. If you haven't been to the polls yet, Patch has it covered for you. Read this and get the information you need before you cast your ballot. Original Story: Unless you've been abroad (for example, interplanetary travel), you know that it will be time to head to the polls on Tuesday. We've listed information about the candidates in all contested races on our Election Central page. There are …
Monday, January 23, 2012
He was the last surviving member of the longtime play calling team.
He loved playing football and won a number of awards playing sports. But even more, Nelson loved his friends and family.