Barron Obituaries

Barron Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Barron, WI

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  • Monday Nov 5 | via The New York Times 

    Mystery in a Small Town: A Quiet Couple Is Shot Dead...

    BARRON, Wis. - Cows and corn and silence stretch out on either side of Highway 8, beyond the Jennie-O turkey plant and nine churches that serve this town of just over 3,400.

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  • Friday Nov 2 | via Ladysmith News 

    Matthew Chaplin

    Matthew Dean Chaplin, 54, of Holcombe, died on Monday, Oct. 29, 2018 at his home.

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  • Wednesday Oct 24 | via KOTA Television 

    Sheriff feels 'outpouring of support' in missing Wis...

    A Wisconsin sheriff thanked volunteer searchers who helped canvass the area surrounding the home of a 13-year-old girl who is believed to have been abducted and whose parents were killed. Jayme Closs age 13, is missing after her parents were found dead at their Wisconsin home, Photo Date: Undated / Photo: FBI Milwaukee / Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald said in a Facebook post Tuesday that investigators were assessing several items that volunteers found during an expanded search for clues that might lead them to Jayme Closs, but none of them seemed to be linked to her disappearance as of Tuesday evening.

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  • Tuesday Oct 23 | via KGWN 

    Authorities expand ground search for missing Wiscons...

    Hundreds of volunteers in rows walked through swamps, cornfields and woods on Tuesday in search of clues that might lead investigators to a 13-year-old Wisconsin girl whose parents were killed and who is believed to have been abducted. Jayme Closs age 13, is missing after her parents were found dead at their Wisconsin home, Photo Date: Undated / Photo: FBI Milwaukee / People from in and around the Closs family's hometown of Barron and as far away as the Minneapolis area, about 80 miles to the southwest, heeded the call for up to 2,000 volunteers to assist in the expanded search for clues into Jayme Closs' disappearance.

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  • Tuesday Oct 23 | via WOZZ-FM Appleton 

    Funeral Set for James and Denise Closs Tuesday, Octo...

    BARRON, WI -- A funeral date has been set for the couple killed in Barron, whose daughter is still missing. A funeral service for James and Denise Closs has been set for Saturday afternoon at 1 pm at St. Peters Catholic Church in Cameron according to an obituary put out by the Rausch & Steel Funeral Home.

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  • Tuesday Oct 23 | via WDIO 

    Volunteers Lend a Hand in Search for Jayme Closs

    Law enforcement discovered her parents had died of apparent gunshot wounds in their Barron County home last week, but the teenager was missing. Two-thousand people met off Wisconsin Highway 25 Tuesday morning to help search for clues in the disappearance of 13-year-old Jayme Closs.

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  • Tuesday Oct 23 | via KFOR-TV Oklahoma City 

    Sheriff seeks 2,000 volunteers in search for missing...

    A week after a 13-year-old girl vanished, a local sheriff is seeking a cadre of volunteers that's equivalent to two-thirds of the population of the small Wisconsin city near the teenager's home. Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald on Monday asked for 2,000 volunteers to help authorities in an expanded routine search of the area around the crime scene Tuesday for possible evidence in the investigation into Jayme Closs' disappearance.

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  • Tuesday Oct 23 | via The Orlando Sentinel 

    Authorities expand ground search for missing Wiscons...

    Authorities say that Jayme Closs, a missing teenage girl, could be in danger after two adults were found dead at a home in Barron, Wis., on Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Authorities say that Jayme Closs, a missing teenage girl, could be in danger after two adults were found dead at a home in Barron, Wis., on Monday, Oct. 15, 2018.

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  • Tuesday Oct 23 | via KTUC-AM Tucson 

    Sheriff seeks 2,000 volunteers in search for missing...

    A week after a 13-year-old girl vanished, a local sheriff is seeking a cadre of volunteers that's equivalent to two-thirds of the population of the small Wisconsin city near the teenager's home. Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald on Monday asked for 2,000 volunteers to help authorities in an expanded routine search of the area around the crime scene Tuesday for possible evidence in the investigation into Jayme Closs' disappearance.

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  • Monday Oct 22 | via WAOW 

    Vigil for missing Barron teen

    A small, rural community in western Wisconsin is planning a vigil for a missing 13-year-old girl whose parents were found shot to death in their home. A "Gathering of Hope" will take place Monday evening at Barron High School in Barron for Jayme Closs, who hasn't been seen since Oct. 15. The location has been moved from the middle school because of the large crowd expected.

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  • Friday Oct 19 | via KSDK-TV Saint Louis 

    Jayme Closs: 800 tips, 100 volunteers, still no sign...

    Missing Wisconsin teenager Jayme Closs was still at home when her parents were shot to death this week, Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald said Wednesday. Jayme Closs' whereabouts have been shrouded in mystery after a 911 call that lead police to her home in Barron, Wisconsin, where her parents were found dead.

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  • Oct 18, 2018 | via Courier News 

    Wisconsin girl missing 4 days: What we know about Ja...

    Authorities still have no suspects in the investigation into Jayme Closs' disappearance but do have more information on her parents' death. Wisconsin girl missing 4 days: What we know about Jayme Closs' disappearance and her parents' death Authorities still have no suspects in the investigation into Jayme Closs' disappearance but do have more information on her parents' death.

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  • Oct 16, 2018 | via Post-Bulletin 

    The Latest: Sheriff dismisses Miami tip in missing g...

    Authorities say a Wisconsin teenager who has been missing since her parents were found dead in their home isn't a runaway and that they think she's in danger. This undated photo provided by Barron County, Wis., Sheriff's Department, shows Jayme Closs.

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  • Oct 11, 2018 | via WBOC-TV Salisbury 

    New accusation of police wrongdoing in Weinstein case

    Investi... One-hundred volunteers have joined the search for a Wisconsin girl who went missing earlier this week and whose parents were shot and killed in their home. One-hundred volunteers have joined the search for a Wisconsin girl who went missing earlier this week and whose parents were shot and killed in their home.

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