RALEIGH, N.C.--Betty Marie Olsen, died Monday, Sept. 26, 2011, at her home. Condolences may be sent to www.BrownWynneMillbrook.com.
Rudolph “Rudy” Ballo
CRYSTAL FALLS--Rudolph “Rudy” M. Ballo, 92, passed away Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011, at NorthStar Health System hospital in Iron River. Visitation will be 9:30 until 10:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 7, 2011, at Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home, Crystal Falls. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated 11 a.m. Friday at Guardian Angels Catholic Church, Crystal Falls. Burial will be in Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, Crystal Falls. The East Side Veterans Council will conduct a Pass-In-Review ceremony 10:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. The Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home, Crystal Falls, is serving the family, .JacobsFuneralHomes.com.
MENASHA, Wis.--Gerald X. “Gerry” Quarford, 86, passed away peacefully in his sleep and joined his Heavenly Father on Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 5, at Menasha’s Westgor Funeral Home. The visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the hour of service. Full military rites will follow the service. Westgor Funeral Home, www.westgorfuneralhomes.com.
WESTMINSTER, Calif.--Lavina May (Barckley) Besanson passed away peacefully at Fountain Valley Hospital surrounded by her family Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2011. Visit ocregister.com/obits to express condolences.
CRYSTAL FALLS--Neal O. Peterson, 90, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2011, at the NorthStar Health System in Iron River. Memorial services are tentatively scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 2, at the Nash Funeral Home. Complete arrangements will be announced by the Nash Funeral Home, www.nashfuneralhome.net.
CRYSTAL FALLS--Joyce M. Johnson, 81, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2011, at her home. Visitation and memorial service times will be announced in next week’s edition. The Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home, Crystal Falls, is serving the family, www.JacobsFuneralHomes.com.
Richard “Dick” LaFountain
IRON RIVER--Richard “Dick” J. LaFountain, who passed away Sept. 23, 2011, was the son of the late Earl and Mildred LaFountain.