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Ricky P. Eastlick
Ricky Paul Eastlick, age 48, of Potosi, passed away Saturday, November 1, 2014, as the result of an automobile accident. He was born August 29, 1966, the son of Gerald and Margaret (Oyen) Eastlick. Rick attended Potosi High School. He was a Chicago Cubs fan, and a member of the Happy Clovers 4 � H club. Rick was employed as a mason, bricklayer, and most recently, operating an excavating business. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and working on the family farm. Rick dearly loved spending time with his son Jacob, and attending all of his activities.
Survivors include his parents Gerald and Margaret Eastlick, his son, Jacob, and his mother, Linda Orr, a sister, Wendy S. Reuter, his niece and goddaughter, Paige (Tyler Clauer) Reuter and their son, Ryder Clauer, a nephew, Preston Reuter, and many aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Funeral services were held on Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 12:30 p.m. at St. Andrews Catholic Church in Tennyson with Father Richard Leffler officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery. Family and friends called on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at St. Andrews Catholic Church, and on Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. until time of services. In lieu of plants and flowers, a Rick Eastlick memorial fund has been established. The Martin Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Potosi is assisting the family.
Eastman, age 94, died on
In addition to her parents and her husband,
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Virgil W. Eck
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David G. Eckstein
David G. Eckstein, age 58, of Cassville, died on
Survivors include his wife, Mary Ann Eckstein, Cassville; his two sons: Jason (Toni) Eckstein, Dubuque, IA; Jamie Eckstein, Dubuque, IA; his mother, June Eckstein, Cassville; three step-children: Christopher (Nicki) Koehler, River Falls; Amy (Fiancé Clint Bean) Koehler and Diana Koehler both of Cassville; eight grandchildren; his sister, Bonnie (Gary) Kasper, Cassville; and a niece, Brandi (Todd) Thiesen, Cassville.
In addition to his father, David was preceded in death by a nephew, Jason Kasper.
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Carmella A. Eddy, age 98, passed away
peacefully Saturday, September 19, 2015, at Mercy Hospital in Williams Bay.
She was born August 27, 1917, in Mineral Point, one of ten
children to Italian immigrants Joseph and Victoria (Bertucci) Filardo.
Carmella proudly carried her Italian heritage with her always.
After high school, she attended Spenserian Business College in Milwaukee.
Carmella married Donald L. Eddy on June 28, 1941, at St. Paul's Catholic
Church in Mineral Point. She was employed as the
administrative assistant to the superintendent of the Lancaster school district.
Carmella was a devoted member of St. Clement Catholic Church for over 70
years. She enjoyed time at the cabin in Cassville, her
card club, walking, reading, and the Green Bay Packers. Don
and Carmella were Lancaster Circulation Managers for the
Survivors include two sons: Robert (Barbara) Eddy in Brookfield, James Eddy in Lake Geneva; two daughters: Kathleen (Paul) Yih in Williams Bay, and Mary (Frank) Winingham in Delavan; 5 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Carmella was preceded in death by her husband, Donald of 67 years; and a grandson, Anthony; her siblings: Frank, Nick, Roseland, Mary, Katherine, Joseph and Bruno.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Tuesday, September 22, 2015, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Clement Catholic Church with Father William Seipp and Father Herbert Schmidt officiating. Burial was in Hillside Cemetery, Lancaster. Family and friends called on Tuesday from 9:00 a.m. until time of services at the church. Schwartz Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Lancaster is assisting the family.
Blanche M. Edge
Blanche M. Edge, age 91, of
Surviving are her
children: Marlene Bliskey, DePere; Arlyn (Maxine)
She was preceded in death by her husbands, Edward and Ermil; a son, James Walker; a grandson, Jason Walker; three brothers, John, Frank and James Clark; four sisters: Mildred Cohen, Glenys Jozefowicz, Velma Walker, and Alice Miller.
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Carl M. Edge
Carl M. Edge, age 97, of Lancaster, passed away Friday, October 31, 2014, at the Lancaster Care Center. He was born December 30, 1916, the son of Joseph and Amelia �Etta� (Spease) Edge. Carl was drafted in the U. S. Army from 1941 to 1945, during the American Theatre in World War II. He guarded the area of Peugeot Sound, WA and later served in Germany. On April 27, 1948, Carl married Eva R. (Vesperman) McKinstry at the Presbyterian parsonage in Lancaster. Together they farmed for over 54 years in Ellenboro Township. Carl was a member of Grant County Cattlemen Association, West Grant Saddle Club, Busy Badgers 4�H Club, VFW Post 2344, Bethlehem E & R Church, and a lifetime member of Farm Bureau. He enjoyed his card playing at Zippy�s Brass Rail. Carl loved his family dearly and keeping up with their activities.
Surviving is his daughter, Karla (Joe) Schwantes, his step-daughter, Karen (Ernest) Noble, nine grandchildren, eighteen great-grandchildren, eleven great-great grandchildren, a sister-in-law, Bethel Edge, a brother-in-law, Jerry (Kathryn) Vesperman, and many nieces and nephews.
Carl was preceded in death by his loving wife of 56 years, Eva, a step-son, Dennis McKinstry, two brothers, Ray (Clara) and Paul Edge, three brothers-in-law, Ivan (Marcella), Paul (Lois), and Delbert Vesperman.
Funeral services were held on Friday, November 7, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. at Bethlehem E & R Church in Lancaster, with Rev. Mark Dieter officiating. Burial with military honors was in Hillside Cemetery, Lancaster. Family and friends called on Thursday, November 6, 2014, from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Schwartz Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Lancaster and on Friday from 9:30 a.m. until time of services at the church.
Charles L. Edge, age 71, of Lancaster, passed away on Thursday, July 3, 2014, at Grant Regional Health Center in Lancaster. He was born on January 12, 1943, in Platteville, the son of Gerald and Loretta (McPhail) Edge. Charles attended Platteville Schools. He worked for local farmers and lived and worked in Rockford, IL, for several years. Charles later went to Washington and Colorado before moving to Lancaster where he painted and restored old homes. Charles enjoyed having coffee with friends, playing cards, gambling, fishing and camping.
Survivors include his son, Clinton (Sara Vicencio) Edge; three grandchildren: Xavier, Gabrielle, and Camryn; his siblings: Geraldine (Richard) Kuhls; Irene (Gene) Clark; Grant (Mary Lou) Edge; and Carolyn Kane.
In addition to his parents, Charles was preceded in death by a son, Chuck Edge and his sisters, Georgina Drew and Lynn Lawrence.
Funeral services were held on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at Schwartz Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Lancaster at 1:00 p.m. with Reverend Pamela Strakeljahn officiating. Burial was in Hillside Cemetery, Lancaster. Family and friends called on Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. until time of services at the funeral homes.
David & Joan Edge
David R. Edge, age 59 and Joan M. Edge, age 59, passed away on Wednesday, August 28, 2013, as a result of a motorcycle accident. David was born on March 25, 1954, the son of Ray and Clara (Scott) Edge. Joan was born on December 14, 1953, the daughter of Joseph and Mamie (Udelhoven) Dressler. On June 28, 1974, they were united in marriage in Lancaster. Together they farmed and raised their family in Potosi Township. Dave and Joan enjoyed the trips they had on their motorcycle. David liked hunting, and Joan liked to play cards and garden. Time spent with their children and grandchildren was most important.
Survivors include their children: Jason (Tara); Jerett (Debbie); Jesse; Jena (fiancé Ashley Lawrence) Edge; Jennifer (Shawn) Foley; 14 grandchildren; David’s siblings: Vyra (Garland) Gotzinger; Arlene (Paul) Maring; Mary Udelhoven; Ruth (Gary) Kruser; Jolene (Harvey) Perkins; Joan’s siblings: Sr. Anna Marie Dressler; Agnes Simpson; Alma Moris; Catherine (John) Oberfoell; Rose (Herbert) Koppen; Bernadette Thole; Mary (Floyd) Churchill; Claire (Calvin) Churchill; Bernard (Theresa), James (Jan) and Clement (Betty) Dressler; many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Joan is preceded in death by two sisters: Virginia (Bill) Brockway; Theresa (Carl) Martin; her brothers-in-law: Peter Moris and Edward Simpson. David is preceded in death by two brothers-in law: Russell Wamsley and Bob Udelhoven, and a nephew Doug Maring.
Funeral services were held on Monday, September 2, 2013, at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church in Tennyson at 10:30 a.m. with Reverend Pamela Strakeljahn officiating. Burial was in Hurricane Cemetery, S. Lancaster Township. Family and friends called on Sunday, September 1, 2013, from 1:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Tennyson and on Monday from 9:30 a.m. until time of services. In lieu of plants and flowers a David and Joan Edge Memorial Fund has been established. Martin Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Potosi is serving the family.
George H. Edge
George H. Edge, age 85, of Lancaster, passed away Friday, September 5, 2014 at the Lancaster Care Center, surrounded by his family. He was born September 19, 1928 the son of Francis and Lela (Bennett) Edge. George married Betty J. Novinski September 19, 1950 at the Lancaster United Methodist parsonage. Together they farmed on the Edge family farm in Little Grant Township. George was a member of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows Mississippi Valley Lodge #86 and the Lancaster United Methodist Church. He enjoyed traveling with his wife Betty, playing cards and fishing.
Surviving is his loving wife of almost 64 years, Betty; two daughters Dianne (Charlie) Rice, Debbie (Garry) Raymond, two daughter in laws; Rhonda (Jim) Kitelinger and Jackie Edge, 9 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, two sisters; Mercedes Mumm and Velma Wetter.
George was preceded in death by two sons; Roger and Darrell, a granddaughter Kelly Edge, two sisters; Marion Leifer and Aleise (Stanley) Wetter, two brother in laws; William Mumm and Donald Wetter.
Funeral services were held on Monday, September 8, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. at the Lancaster United Methodist Church, with Pastor Barb Cook officiating. Burial was in Hillside Cemetery. Friends called on Sunday, September 7, 2014 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Lancaster United Methodist Church, and on Monday from 8:00 a.m. until time of services. The Schwartz Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Lancaster is in charge of arrangements. In lieu of plants and flowers, a George H. Edge memorial fund has been established.
Rose Ella Ehlen
Ella Ehlen, age 96, of
Survivors include her four children: Clarence Ehlen, Mary (Jim) Haas, Joe (Joan) Ehlen, and Ray (Sue) Ehlen, all of Potosi; 13 grandchildren: Todd (Sandy) Ehlen, Tim (Marissa) Ehlen, Shari (Jim) Mergen, Sheila (Mike) McKillip; Shelby (Aarin) Schaefer, Joe (Dawn) Haas, Beth (Kevin) Flesch, Tom (Sonia) Haas, Amy (friend Tim) Haas, Josh (Kerri) Ehlen, Jarda, Kacie, and Kyi Ehlen; 21 great-grandchildren; five step-great-grandchildren; one step great-great-grandson; other relatives and many friends.
In addition to her
parents, Rose was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence on
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