Dale C. Borchardt, 69, Summerfield, FL, died Sept. 21, 2010, at Tuscany House.
He was born in Fond du Lac, WI, March 4, 1941. He attended Stephenson High School. He married Marie Goral July 27, 1968, in Rockford, IL. They raised their family in Milwaukee and he retired in Florida in 2006 after a career as a salesman.
He was a member of St. Timothy's Parish. His Christian faith was important to him. He enjoyed refereeing basketball and volleyball, spending quality time with family, and making up stories for his grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
He is survived by his wife of Summerfield; sons, Jeff (Jane) Borchardt, New Berlin, WI, and Brian (Lori) Borchardt, Neenah, WI; sisters, Bobbie Jean (Dennis) Morton, and Sharon Maus, both of Stephenson, and Diane Haines, Milwaukee; brother, Arlyn (Vicki) Beechner, Stephenson, and four grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and father-in-law.
A memorial service will be held at St. Sebastian Parish, Milwaukee, Oct. 16. Visitation will be from 9 to 10 a.m. with Mass at 10 a.m.
Memorials can be sent to the Tuscany House, 17395 SE 109th Terrace Rd., Summerfield, Fl 34491.
Alcy J. Clontz, 83, Stephenson, died Sept. 27, 2010, at Pinecrest Medical Care Facility, Powers.
He was born April 26, 1927, in Lake Township, to the late Henry and Mona (Fowler) Clontz.
He worked for Albertson Company in Texas for many years as a salesman. He enjoyed camping, hunting and fishing.
He is survived by two sisters, Esther Holsten and Ruby Hoppe; and one brother, Clarence.
He was preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters.
Visitation will be held Sept. 30 at Anderson Diehm Funeral Home, Stephenson, from 9 a.m. until time of funeral service at 11 a.m. Pastor Damien Garcia officiating.
Burial will follow in Mellen Township Cemetery.
Susan E. (Gruber) Herron, 51, died July 16, 2010, in Vancouver, WA, at home, after a battle with cancer.
Formerly of Menominee, she was born Sept. 21, 1958, to Marian and Robert Gruber.
She graduated from Menominee High School in 1976, and Ferris State College in 1978 and then moved to Portland OR. Susan married Rusty Herron of Portland, OR Aug. 28, 1982. She worked for the law firm of Martin Bischoff as a legal secretary for over 30 years.
Susan is survived by her husband Rusty; her daughter, Hilary; son, Benjamin, all of Vancouver; sisters, Mary Alice (Bill) Farrell, Ilion, NY and Carol (Jonathan) Salewski, Independence, OH; brothers, John (Sherry) Gruber, Naperville, IL, William (Jean) Gruber, Menominee and David (Mary Beth) Gruber, Appleton, WI.
Susan was preceded in death by her parents and grandparents.
A funeral service was held Aug. 13, in Milwaukie, OR. A memorial service was held at Holy Redeemer Church in Birch Creek Sept. 25, with Rev., Michael Chenier offi ciating.
Theodore Kuttner, 73, Lisle, IL, died Sept. 19, 2010.
He lived and went to school in Daggett from 1945 to 1953.
He is survived by four sisters, Ruth Kuttner, Sylvia (Urban) Oen, Nellie (Tom) Fassbender, and Alice Kuttner; four children, Elizabeth (Mark) Bowling, Daniel (Heather) Kuttner, Susan Kuttner, Theodore, Jr. (Jen) Kuttner, eight grand children; a nephew, Bob Kuttner, other nieces and nephews.
Burial was at Sts. Peter and Paul Cemetery, Naperville, IL.
Robert Craig LaCanne, died Sept. 24, 2010, at Aurora Bay Care in Green Bay.
He was born Aug. 22, 1956, in Menominee to the late Ronald and Joanne (Olsen) LaCanne.
He attended Menominee High and worked at Lloyd Flanders until a motorcycle accident left him a paraplegic in 1994. He loved bowling and hunting. On Jan. 27, 1994, he married Susan (Sieth) Bonno in Jamaica. They enjoyed time spent at their cottage in Cedar River.
He is survived by his wife; sister, Kathryn (Bill) Smith, Menominee; sisters and brothers-in-law, Eileen and Gordon Radtke, Joanne and Dale Sieman, nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two nephews; mother-in-law, Josephine Sieth; and brother-in-law, Jim Sieth.
Friends called at Lemieux Thielen Funeral Home, Menominee, where funeral services were held Sept. 26 with Deacon Bruce Corey officiating.
Burial was in Riverside Cemetery, Menominee.
Albert J. Larson, 84, Menominee Township, died Sept. 24, 2010, at Bay Area Medical Center, Marinette.
He was born Feb. 20, 1926, in Rapid River, to Albert and Hilda Larson.
Albert spent his early life in Rapid River, graduating from high school there. He entered the United States Navy in May of 1944, serving until discharge in June of 1946. Returning to the Rapid River area, he began working as a self-employed carpenter and contractor. He married Germaine Cretens of Gladstone Aug. 26, 1950. He continued working as a contractor and truck driver for Stang Oil until purchasing a grocery store in Ford River, which he and his wife operated until retiring. She preceded him in death Aug. 16, 1991.
He moved to the Menominee area in 1992, where he and his son operated their own business, Larson Bear Bait. In retirement he continued to enjoy hunting, traveling and trips to the casino. He was a member of Holy Redeemer Parish, Birch Creek and the Rapid River American Legion Post.
He is survived by three children, Sharon (Rick) Berchem, Milwaukee, Sandra (Ron) Howerton, Montrose, CO, and Albert Bud (Mary) Larson, Wallace, five grandchildren, great-grandchildren; and three sisters, Elizabeth Melling and Margaret Larson, both of Rapid River, and Patsy Winston, Casco, WI.
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Carol Butler; and five brothers and sisters.
Friends called at Holy Redeemer Church, Birch Creek, Sept. 28. A Funeral Mass was offered in the church by Father Corey Litzner. Military Rites were conducted by the Rapid River American Legion Post.
Entombment was at Gardens of Rest.
Hansen Onion Martel Funeral Home assisted the family.
Marion Louise Suchovsky, 92, a life-long resident of Lake Township, died Sept. 27, 2010, at Roubal Care and Rehab Center.
Marion Behrend was born Aug. 13, 1918, in Powers, to the late Charles and Della (Wentland) Behrend. On May 19, 1937, she married Henry Suchovsky in Powers. He preceded her in death Dec. 4, 1999.
Henry and Marion had two sons, Warren and Clark. They moved to the Dolsky Farm in 1946 where they farmed until the early 1990s. In addition to running the household, Marion did the bookkeeping and helped with milking, making hay and other farm chores. She was supportive of her sons and grandchildren and attended their graduations in far away cities. She was planning to attend the upcoming graduation of her youngest granddaughter, Jennifer, from officer candidate school later this year. She enjoyed visiting many places with family and tours. Marion volunteered at the Bay Area Medical Center Auxiliary and many hours at the Roubal Care and Rehab Center. She enjoyed activities with the local senior citizen group. She was an avid reader. Marion was a member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church where she actively participated in the Ladies Aid organization and sang in the choir for many years.
She is survived by two sons, Warren of Stephenson and Clark (Donna), Omaha, NE; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by three brothers and three sisters.
Family and friends may call Oct. 1 at Holy Cross Lutheran Church from 11 a.m. until time of funeral service at 1 p.m., Reverend Craig Weber officiating.
Burial will follow in Bethesda Cemetery.
Anderson Diehm Funeral Home, Stephenson, is assisting the family with ar rangements.
Family requests donations be made in Marion's name to Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Menominee County Library, or the Mid-County Senior Citizen Center.