CRYSTAL FALLS—Arnold E. Ahlberg, 97, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at the Iron River Care Center. Services will be held at a later date, with time and date to be announced. Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River. , www.jacobsfuneralhomeir.com.
WAKEFIELD, Wis.—Michael Burke, 36, a resident of Wakefield and Eagle River, Wis., died on Feb. 20, 2014, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth, Minn. A memorial service was held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 25, at Gaffney-Busha Funeral Home in Eagle River. Visitation was held from 3 to 6 p.m. prior to the services at the funeral home. Arrangements by Gaffney-Busha Funeral Home, Eagle River, Wis.
William ‘Bill’ Gillespie
CRYSTAL FALLS—William “Bill” R. Gillespie, 77, passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at the Iron County Medical Care Facility.Visitation will be Thursday, Feb. 27, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home, Crystal Falls. The Eastside Veteran’s Council will offer a pass and review, Thursday, 6:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Prayers will be recited Friday 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated, Friday 11 a.m. at Guardian Angels Catholic Church. Burial will be in Evergreen Memorial, Crystal Falls in the spring. The family has chosen the Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home, Crystal Falls, www.JacobsFuneralHomes.com.
Myron ‘Mike’ Lemke
CRYSTAL FALLS—Myron “Mike” Lemke, 76, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at his home. At Mike’s request, private family services will be held in the spring. The family has entrusted the Nash Funeral Home of Crystal Falls with the arrangements, www.nashfuneralhome.net/.