Daniel R. Ritger ‘Colonel Dan’ Obituary

Daniel R. Ritger “Colonel Dan” died unexpectedly on Sunday, October 30, 2022, at the age of 62. He was born in West Bend, the son of the late LeRoy and Imelda (nee Weninger) Ritger. Dan graduated from Slinger High School and attended Reisch School of Auctioneering...

Joseph A. Almburg Jr. Obituary

Delavan, WI - Joseph A. Almburg Jr., age 57, of Delavan passed away on Friday, December 18, 2020 at St. Luke's Medical Center in Milwaukee. He was born in DeKalb, IL on April 15, 1963 to Joseph Sr. and Phyllis (Meeker) Almburg. Joe was a salesman for Univar...

Jason V. Bell Obituary

Jason V. Bell, 43, of Platteville, Wisconsin, died on Wednesday, May 13, 2020. Private family graveside services will be held at Greenwood Cemetery, Platteville. Father David Flanagan will officiate. The Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville, is serving...

Eldon Schraepfer Obituary

Eldon F. Schraepfer, long time area auctioneer and realtor, passed away on Monday morning, January 6, 2020 at Upland Hills Hospital in Dodgeville at the age of 86. A lifelong resident of Moscow Township, Eldon was born on July 4, 1933 in Mount Horeb, WI to...

Patrick O’Brien Obituary

Eden – Patrick F. O’Brien, 84, of Eden passed away on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at St. Agnes Hospital with his family gathered around him. He was born in Fond du Lac on July 27, 1934, the son of James H. and Estelle M. (nee Stack) O’Brien. Pat served in the U.S. Army...

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to encourage Auctioneers; to enhance skills, knowledge and professionalism;

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