Birnstengel Condolences

Robert BirnstengelLaporte, MN – passed away September 1, 2018.   Bob worked for the US Forest Service.

Johanesen Condolences

Craig Johanesen, Stoughton – passed away February 2, 2018.  Craig was a WWOA Charter member and very active in the WWOA Blackhawk Chapter.  Memorials in Craig’s name may be made to the Clintonville Area Historical Society, 25 18th Street, Clintonville, WI 54929 or the ASPCA at

Huss Condolences

Harvey Huss Sr.Kaukauna – passed away March 7, 2018.

Bartz Condolences

Roy BartzNeenah – passed away February 9, 2018.  A memorial fund in Roy’s name will be established at a later date.

Anderson Condolences

Henry AndersonOsseo – passed away July 17, 2018.  Before retirement, Henry had been a DNR Regional Forester.  He and his wife Gracia had been very active members of WWOA and the WWOA Chippewa Valley Chapter.  They had participated in the WWOA 1997 Sweden trip.  Gracia passed away July 4, 2018.  Memorials are preferred to Osseo Evangelical Lutheran Church, 50351 Harmony Street, Osseo, WI 54758 or the family requests you plant a tree in Henry’s honor.

Anderson Condolences

Gracia AndersonOsseo – passed away July 4, 2018.  Gracia had been very active in WWOA and the Chippewa Valley Chapter.  Gracia and her husband Henry had attended the WWOA 1997 Sweden trip.  Memorial are preferred to Osseo Evangelical Lutheran Church, 50351 Harmony, Osseo, WI 54758 and the Alzheimer’s Association at

Hall Condolences

Richard “Dick” Hall, Sheboygan Falls – passed away May 8, 2018.  WWOA has lost one of our most active Past Presidents, life member Richard “Dick” Hall.  Dick served on the WWOA Board of Directors from 1983-1990.  He served as President elect from 1984-1985, President from 1985-1986 and Secretary from 1988-1990.  He also served on the Publications and Science Committees.  He was also known for his woodland columns in The Country Today.  In lieu of flowers, memorials in Dick’s name are suggested sent to to Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 1206 Ontario Street, Oshkosh, WI 54901.

Belliveau Condolences

Norma BelliveauLaughlin, NV & Tomahawk – passed away May 3, 2018.  Norma “Fozzy” Bellievue passed away in Nevada where they spent the winters. Norma served on the WWOA Board from 1990-1998.  She served as Secretary from 1990-1991, President from 1991-1993, and President Elect from 1995-1996.  She also served on the Awards and Government Affairs Committees.

Gilbertson Condolences

Bryce Gilbertson, Dellwood, MN -passed away December 12, 2017.  Memorials in Bryce’s name may be directed to Ducks Unlimited, Minnesota Chapter, Rescue Our Wetlands Campaign, One Waterfowl Way, Memphis, TN 38120 or donate at

Larson Condolences

Beverly Larson, Wonewoc – passed away Tuesday, February 27, 2018.  Beverly and her husband were very active in tree farming and had previously received the Wisconsin State Tree Farmers of the Year award.  Memorials may be directed in Beverly’s name to Wonewoc Public Library, 305 Center Street, Wonewoc WI 53968 or to Central Sands Chapter WWOA, PO Box 285, Stevens Point, WI 54481.