Town of Grafton resident James “Jim” Poklasny made the most of his time after learning of his terminal cancer diagnosis last February. He died at age 60 on February 21, 2008 at Ruth Hospice in Milwaukee. He was born in Milwaukee to former Port residentContinue Reading

Harvey O. Utecht, 78, of S. County Highway W., Town of Saukville died Monday, February 25, 2008 at Columbia St. Mary’s Hospital Hospice, Columbia Campus in Milwaukee after a brief bout with cancer. He was born on September 10, 1929 in Port Washington, WI, sonContinue Reading

Roland T. Barsch, 75, of N Benjamin Street died Tuesday, February 19, 2008 at Columbia St. Mary’s Hospital – Ozaukee Campus in Mequon, Wisconsin. He was born December 1, 1932 in Port Washington, Wisconsin to Harry and Irene Reiter Barsch.  After graduating from Port WashingtonContinue Reading

Viola E. Bertrang, 95, died Monday, February 18, 2008 at her Harbor Cove, Port Washington residence. She was born in Port Washington on September 14, 1912 to J. Peter and Anna Wellenstein Reiter.  She worked as an office clerk for the Electric Company in PortContinue Reading

Elizabeth J. “Betty” Sommers, 81, formerly of Niles, Michigan and Port Washington, Wisconsin died Sunday, February 3, 2008 at Lasata Care Center in Cedarburg, Wisconsin. She was born July 24, 1926 in Niles, Michigan to Dominic and Victoria Paonessa Frucci.  She worked in the officeContinue Reading

Marilyn J. Stasiowski, 69, of Parkway Court, Port Washington died Friday, February 1, 2008 at the Lutheran Home For the Aged in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin. She was born to Thurmond and Lois Six Greene in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on October 7, 1938.  She married Walter A. StasiowskiContinue Reading