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Wausau area obituaries, June 15

Obituaries are a service of Brainard Funeral Home & Cremation Center, with locations in Wausau and Weston. Hilda L. Koenig Hilda L. Koenig of Wausau, died on June 12, 2018 after 100 years of life filled with many blessings. Hilda was born on August 10, 1917 in the Town of Marathon to the late August… Keep Reading

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Wausau area obituaries, June 11

Obituaries are a service of Brainard Funeral Home & Cremation Center, with locations in Wausau and Weston. Mary (Fink) Stone Mary Fink Stone, 83, of Metamora, IL celebrated her first “Heavenly Birthday” on May 1st , 2018. Mary’s husband, George Leach Stone, preceded her in death just one month shy of their 50th wedding anniversary… Keep Reading

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Familiar Menards pitchman Ray Szmanda dead at 91

ANTIGO — Ray Szmanda, a familiar icon in the advertising and broadcasting world, has died, according to his family. Szmanda was the longtime television spokesman for Menards, appearing on the company’s commercials between 1986 and 1998. From 1959 to 1978, Szmanda ran the Trans-American School of Broadcasting in Wausau and was well-known throughout central Wisconsin.… Keep Reading

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Wausau area obituaries, May 7

Obituaries are a service of Brainard Funeral Home & Cremation Center, with locations in Wausau and Weston. Ronald Pagel Ronald Norman Pagel, 68, Wausau, died Friday, May 4, 2018 at Aspirus Wausau Hospital. Ronald was born November 5, 1949 in Wausau to the late Norman H. and Elvira B. (Krueger) Pagel and grew up on… Keep Reading

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Wausau area obituaries, April 23

Obituaries are a service of Brainard Funeral Home & Cremation Center, with locations in Wausau and Weston. Jack Charles Radandt Jack Radandt, 75, passed away April 19, 2018. He was born August 7, 1942, the son of the late Jack and Lila (Ohlson) Radandt. You could call Jack a workaholic. He began his career in… Keep Reading

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Wausau area obituaries, April 19

Obituaries are a service of Brainard Funeral Home & Cremation Center, with locations in Wausau and Weston. Mary A. Hancock Mary A. Hancock, 70, of Weston, passed away on Friday, April 13, 2018 at Aspirus Wausau Hospital. Mary was born on July 30, 1947 and the only child of the late Loyal A. and Marguerite… Keep Reading

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Wausau area obituaries, April 16

Obituaries are a service of Brainard Funeral Home & Cremation Center, with locations in Wausau and Weston. Doris Doepke Arrangements are pending with Brainard Funeral Home – Wausau Chapel. Joyce E. Simonson Joyce E. Simonson, 89, passed away early morning on Saturday, April 14, 2018. Born Joyce Elizabeth Eggen in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on December 5,… Keep Reading

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Wausau area obituaries, April 13

Obituaries are a service of Brainard Funeral Home & Cremation Center, with locations in Wausau and Weston. Maggie Zvoda Apparently, my dad was one short in his heavenly golf foursome and needed mom to join him. So on April 4, 2018 she did. I had the absolute pleasure of being Margaret (Maggie) Zvoda’s daughter. She… Keep Reading

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Wausau area obituaries, April 11

Obituaries are a service of Brainard Funeral Home & Cremation Center, with locations in Wausau and Weston. James Patrick Lutz James P. “Jim” Lutz, age 68, died unexpectedly in Eau Claire, WI, on April 9, 2018, while taking his evening walk, despite the valiant efforts of kind passersby and EMS who administered CPR and attempted… Keep Reading

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