John Albert Caskey
born June 21, 1915, to Sylvester George Caskey and Agnes Lindstrom Caskey in Phelps, Wis. John graduated from Phelps High School. He worked in CMC sawmill. John joined the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) where he learned the skills of carpenter, electrician and plumber. He did his apprenticeship through businesses in Rhinelander, and later became a contractor. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, at Twin Lakes Bible Church in Phelps. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church.
Elaine M. Clure
of Eagle River died Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013, at Rennes Health Care Center in Rhinelander. She was 89. Survivors include two sons, Barry and Mark; and one daughter, Loretta Coulter. A funeral service will be held Monday, Sept. 16, at 4 p.m. at Gaffney-Busha Funeral Home. Visitation will be held Monday from 2-4 p.m. at the funeral home.
Ervin C. Bessa
age 93, of Pelican Lake, died Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, at Friendly Village Nursing Home surrounded by his loved family. A funeral service was hel Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013.
Cheryl Jean Case
66, Woodruff, died peacefully in her home Sept. 2, 2013, surrounded by family and friends. She then “hummed” her way to Heaven. Her wonderful spirit and joy was celebrated at Faith Evangelical Free Church in Woodruff Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Marshfield Clinic’s Horizon Gardens.