Obituaries 6-13-2018

James Ebner
MILWAUKEE, Wis. —  James E. Ebner, also known as “Jim” or “Tex”, age 86, was born to Eternal Life on Tuesday, March 20, 2018. Visitation and the Mass of Christian Burial was held previously in Milwaukee, on March 27, at the St. Gregory the Great Church. Interment will be in held on Saturday, June 16, at 12:30 p.m. at the Resthaven Cemetery, in Iron River, with Rev. Gregory Veneklase to offer a prayer service. The West Side Veterans will accord Military Rites at the graveside. Local funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River.

Gilbert Johnson
MENOMINEE —  Gilbert “Gibby” Johnson, 91, passed away on Tuesday June 5, 2018, at the Harbors surrounded by his family.  A memorial service was held June 11 at United Methodist Church with Pastor Ryan Low Edwardson officiating. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery at a later date. Anderson Kell Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.  Online condolences may be expressed at www.andersonkell.com.

Nancy Nasser
CRYSTAL FALLS —  Nancy G. Nasser, age 94, a lifelong resident of Iron River, passed away on Sunday, Mar. 18, 2018, at the Iron County Medical Care Facility. A Memorial Service will be held Friday, June 15, at 11a.m. at St. Agnes Catholic Church with Rev. Gregory Veneklase to offer the Mass of Christian Burial.  Interment will be in Resthaven Cemetery. Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River.

Wayne Pearson
CRYSTAL FALLS — Wayne C. Pearson, 92, passed away on Friday, June 8, 2018, in Comfort Care at the Iron County Medical Care Facility in Crystal Falls. Visitation will be held from 9:30-11 a.m. at the United Lutheran Church in Crystal Falls. The funeral service will follow at 11 a.m. at the church with Michael Laakko officiating. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Nash Funeral Home of Crystal Falls.

Constance Stella
IRON RIVER —  Constance “Connie” M. Stella, age 94, passed away on Friday, June 8, 2018, at the Aspirus Iron River Hospital. Visitation will be held Thursday, June 14, 2018 from 9-10:45 a.m. at the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River. Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. at the St. Agnes Catholic Church with Rev. Gregory Veneklase to offer the Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will be in Stambaugh Cemetery. Condolences may be expressed to the family of Constance “Connie” M. Stella online at www.jacobsfuneralhomeir.com. Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River.

Janet Nichols
MARQUETTE — Janet M. Nichols, 77, of Iron River, formerly of Crystal Falls, died Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at UP Health Systems Marquette.      Friends called on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at the Nash Funeral Home in Crystal Falls.  Funeral services were held at the funeral home. Rev. Dawn Robbins officiated. Burial was in the Resthaven Cemetery in Iron River. Condolences to the family of Janet Nichols may be expressed online at www.nashfuneralhome.net. The family has entrusted the Nash Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Crystal Falls with the arrangements.

James Stagner
ESCANABA — James “Milt” M. Stagner, age 77, of Iron River, passed away unexpectedly, on Thursday, June 7, 2018.  A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Condolences may be expressed to the family of James “Milt” M. Stagner online at www.jacobsfuneralhomeir.com. Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River.

Jeanne Wadak Smith
COLUMBIA, Md. — Jeanne Marie Wadak Smith passed away on June 1, 2018. Funeral services were held on Friday, June 8, at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church in Ladysmith, Wis. Burial was in Riverside Cemetery in Ladysmith. Nash-Jackan Funeral Home assisted with the arrangements.

Charlotte Bosko
IRON RIVER — Charlotte Belle Bosko, 90, of Crystal Falls, passed away Thursday, March 15, 2018, at Aspirus Iron River Hospital.  A grave side service will be held at the Ponchaud Family grave site on Wednesday, June 20, at 11 a.m. at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery, Crystal Falls. A luncheon will follow at the Alpha Senior Center. You may light a candle in remembrance of Char or leave a condolence for her family online at www.JacobsFuneralHomes.com. The family has chosen the Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home, Crystal Falls.

Edith Avise
IRVINE, Calif. — Edith Avise, 101, passed away on May 31, 2018.  Please visit www.melroseabbeyfh.com for life story and condolences.

Gary Lundin
BRENTWOOD, Tenn. — Gary David Lundin passed away from this Earth and into the arms of Jesus, on May 26, 2018. Riles Funeral Home in Vicksburg will be handling the arrangements and graveside service for the immediate family. Internment will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery.

Joseph Moore
IRON RIVER — Joseph A. Moore, age 100, passed away Friday, June 8, 2018, at the Iron River Care Center.  Visitation was held on Tuesday, June 12 from 9-10:45 a.m. at Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River. Funeral services followed at 11 a.m. at St. Agnes Catholic Church, with Rev. Gregory Veneklase offering the Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will be in Stambaugh Cemetery in Iron River. The West Side Veterans will accord Military Rites at the graveside.   Condolences may be expressed to the family of Joseph A. Moore online at www.jacobsfuneralhomeir.com. Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River.

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