Marian Banks, 85, passed away peacefully on her 85th birthday, Jan. 8, 2012, at Bayshore Health Center. Services are pending with the Lenroot-Maetzold Funeral Home assisting the family.
Rosanna (nee Lauren) Jarvela, 96, of Rice Lake passed away peacefully, Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2012. Rosanna will be returned to her hometown of Saxon, Wis. for a celebration of her life in the spring.
Ed Basterash, 80, of Milan, Ohio, formerly of Superior passed away Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012. Groff Funeral Home, Milan, Ohio, is handling arrangements for a burial to take place at a later date in Calvary Cemetery.
Esther E. Sweeney, 83 of Birchwood died Monday, Jan. 2, 2012. Visitation is 10 until the 11 a.m. memorial Saturday, Jan. 14 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Birchwood, with a luncheon to follow.