Johnson Condolences

Michael JohnsonMonroe – passed away April 2, 2020.  Memorials in Mike’s name may be directed to the American Heart Association, 2850 Dairy Drive Suite 130, Madison, WI 53718 or https://heart.org (Make a Memorial Gift).

Weitzel Condolences

Robert Weitzel, Park Ridge, IL – passed away March 15, 2020.

Kann Condolences

Charlotte Markos-KannLa Crosse – passed away April 28, 2020.  Gerald & Charlotte were 2016 Regional and 2014 Wisconsin State Tree Farmers of the Year. Memorial donations in Charlotte’s name may be directed to the Christ Episcopal Church, PO Box 2908, La Crosse, WI 54602 or Gundersen Medical Foundation, earmarked for Cancer Research, 1900 South Avenue, La Crosse, WI 54601 or St. Elias Antiochian Orthodox Church, 716 Copeland Ave., La Crosse, WI 54603.

Meier Condolences

Marvin Meier, Wausau – passed away on March 20, 2020.  Marv served as WWOA’s President from 2001-03 and on WWOA’s Board of Directors from 1999-2005.  As President, Marv led WWOA through the many changes made to the Managed Forest Law program in 2002 with AB 323, the creation of WWOA’s gift membership program, and the publication of the 100 Years of Wisconsin Forestry book in partnership with WI DNR.  As a retired forester, he greatly valued WWOA and volunteered his expertise to make the association better by serving on the Board of Directors and various committees including Government Affairs, Annual Meeting Planning, and Science.  He was a member of the Publications Committee for more than 20 years.  Locally, he was active in WWOA’s North Central Chapter serving in various leadership positions and leading discussions during many field events.  He assisted in starting the North Central Woodland Owner conference held each February in Wausau.

Sheppard Jr. Condolences

George Sheppard Jr., Menomonie – passed away March 14, 2020.  Retired WI DNR and Dunn County forester and active WWOA Chippewa Valley Chapter member.  In 2014, WI DNR presented him with the Friend of Forestry award.

Dingle Condolences

Stanley Dingle. Verona – passed away May 31, 2019.  Memorial donations in Stanley’s name may be directed to St. James Evangelical Church, 427 S. Main Street, Verona, WI 53593 or the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, 6737 West Washington Street, Suite 2100, Milwaukee, WI 53214 or https://donate.lls.org/lls/donate.

Mueller Condolences

Fay Mueller, White Lake – passed away February 14, 2020.  Fay was the daughter of Carl & Doris Mueller and sister/sister-in-law to Karen & David Callaway.  A celebration of life will be held at Schumacher-Kish Funeral and Cremation Services, 907 Sand Lake Road, Onalaska, WI from 4 – 7 p.m. Friday, February 21.  A reception will follow at Cedar Creek Banquet & Meeting Center, 2600 Cedar Creek Lane, Onalaska, WI.  Memorials in Fay’s name may be directed to Light of the World Lutheran Church, 4155 Geist Road, Fairbanks, AK 99709.

Swanson Condolences

Harriet SwansonWinchester – passed away February 7, 2020.  Memorial services will be held this summer, June 27, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. at the Nimsgern Funeral Home, 1025 Margaret St., Woodruff, WI.  Memorials in Harriet’s name may be directed to The Living Hope Church, 13795 Bear Claw Trail, Winchester, WI 54557.

Shea Condolences

Lilli SheaMarinette – passed away February 2, 2020.  Lilli and her husband, Jim, were long-time WWOA members and Phoenix Falls Chapter members.  Visitation services are scheduled for Friday, February 7th from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Hansen-Onion-Martell Funeral Home, 610 Marinette Avenue, Marinette, WI.  Memorial donations in Lilli’s name should be directed to the Alzheimer’s Association, 3313 Packerland Drive E, De Pere, WI 54115.

Kingsbury Condolences

June KingsburyMountain – passed away January 31, 2020.  June loved the outdoors and enjoyed attending many Annual Meetings and Phoenix Falls Chapter events with her husband, Jim, when she was in good health.  Visitation services are scheduled for Thursday, February 6, 2020 at Gruetzmacher Funeral Home in Suring from 1 p.m. until the memorial service at 2 p.m.  Memorials in June’s name may be made to the Wisconsin Woodland Owners Association, PO Box 285, Stevens Point, WI  54481.