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Zachary Scott O’Bryan Kainz, 28, of Chisholm, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2024, at his residence. Zachary was born Sept. 2, 1995, in Ely to Scott and Tamara (Wilson) Kainz. Zachary enjoyed hunting and hockey. Zachary is survived by his…
Mr. Stan VanDerSnick, 86, of Lancaster passed away Sunday, February 18, 2024.  He lived a remarkable life – full of family, career accomplishments, hobbies and service to his community.    Stan was born in 1937 in Geneseo, Illinois to parents…
Florence Telich, age 100, passed away February 14, 2024 at  Carefree Living in Ely. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Kerntz Funeral Home of Ely.
Jean M. Kidd-Lobes, age 70 of Howell, Michigan, passed away on February 3, 2024. She was born in Winton, Minnesota on January 1, 1954, to Charles M. and Margaret (Zorman) Kidd. Jean graduated from Ely Memorial High School in 1972 and attended…
Anton (Tony) Schoenauer of Pingree Grove IL, formerly of Mt Prospect, passed away unexpectedly Thursday  January 18, 2023. Tony was born in Altenhof Germany on September 8, 1934 to Josef and Josephine (Eichhof) Schonauer.  He grew up in the small…
Don W. Loomis, 89, was born into God’s Kingdom on December 22, 1934 to Wallace and Myrtle Loomis in Racine, WI. He was born into God’s grace through Holy Baptism and confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church in Racine, WI. Don entered peacefully in God’s…
James M. Koski, age 87, of Ely, MN, died Sunday, January 28, 2024 at Carefree Living in Ely, MN. Jim was born April 23, 1936 in Ely, MN to Martha and Jacob Koski and graduated from Ely Memorial High School in 1955. Following graduation, he…
Robert “Jeep” LaTourell, died at the age of 89 at Ely Bloomenson Community Hospital surrounded by his family on January 21, 2024. “Jeep”, as he was known by all, was born to Hollis and Mae LaTourelle in 1934.  On November 4, 1961 he married the…
William (Bill) Hayden Spitler, III, age 78, passed away on January 15, 2024, at his home in Mebane, North Carolina. He was born on December 26, 1945, in Urbana, IL, the son of William Hayden Spitler, Jr. and Jo (Warner) Spitler. Bill attended school…
Brian Daniel Jarvi, 57, of Ely, Minnesota, passed away on January 11, 2024. Born on March 30, 1966, in Ely, Brian was the beloved son of Gerald Jarvi and Carolyn Surla. He is survived by his loving son, Shane (Maisy) Jarvi, his father Gerald, his…