Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Dennis E. Axelsen, 73, of Jefferson, died Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020. Schneider-Michaelis Funeral Home in Jefferson.

James “Jim” L. Buske, 66, of Watertown, died Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020. Hafemeister Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Watertown.

Gertrude A. Grosenick, 78, of Watertown, died Monday, Jan. 20, 2020. Hafemeister Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Watertown.

Caroline Slegelis, 92, of Waterown, died Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020. Hafemeister Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Watertown.

Yolanda Valerio, 64, of Watertown, died Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020. Hafemeister Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Watertown.

Myrtle Masche, 94, Lake Mills, died Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020. Claussen Funeral Home of Lake Mills.