Places

  • Lake Geneva is also known as: Walworth County / Lake Geneva city.

  • Lake Geneva tourist attractions include: Big Foot Beach State Park, Geneva Lake, Yerkes Observatory, Wilmot Mountain, and Edward Elderkin House.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Ryan Mathews (race car driver), Mary Kirchoff (novelist and writer), and Barry Poltermann (film director and film producer).

History

Lake Geneva is a city in Walworth County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 7,148 at the 2000 census. A resort city located on Geneva Lake, it is southwest of Milwaukee and popular with tourists from metropolitan Chicago and Milwaukee. Railroad access from Chicago made the area a popular summer retreat for the barons of wealth in lumber, cattle, oil, steel, cement, manufacturing, and durable goods (e. g. , Morton Salt, Wrigley Chewing Gum, etc. ), with mansions and large homes such as Stone Manor and Black Point built on the lake during the heyday of the Roaring 20s. The city was then known as "The Newport of the West. " The city is also known today as "The Hamptons of the Midwest. " In the early automobile era, the city's fortunes at first declined, and it soon became a haven for Al Capone and other mobsters. Shortly thereafter, it became the beautiful, natural, amazing small town it remains today. The city has been named one of the "Best Small Towns in America" on numerous lists during the last 50 years. Hugh Hefner built his first Playboy resort, which was much larger than any Playboy Club. The club was closed in 1981 and converted into the Americana Resort, and later to...

The official website for the city of Lake Geneva is http://cityoflakegeneva.com/.

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Lake Geneva Obituaries

It was noted on March 16th, 2016 that Bernice L Ourada passed away in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin.  Ourada was 96 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Bernice L's life.

It was disclosed by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on February 10th, 2016 that Timothy E King passed away in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin.  King was 65 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Timothy E's life.

It was disclosed on February 10th, 2016 that Henry Wolt perished in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin.  Wolt was 88 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Henry's life.

It was reported on January 20th, 2016 that Jan A Lalley passed away in Spring Grove, Minnesota.  Lalley was 72 years old and was born in Lake Geneva, WI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Jan A's life.

It was written on January 19th, 2016 that Dorothy F Sundberg (Fredrickson) died in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin.  Ms. Sundberg was 89 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Dorothy F's life.

It was reported on January 15th, 2016 that Fred Knutsen passed on in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin.  Knutsen was 60 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Fred's life.

It was reported on January 7th, 2016 that Charles A "Al" Kline perished in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Charles A "Al"'s life.

It was revealed on April 1st, 2015 that Florence M Paschelke (Peterson) perished in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin.  Ms. Paschelke was 94 years old and was born in Bates Twp, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Florence M's life.

It was noted by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on February 5th, 2015 that Robert A Hansen died in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin.  Hansen was 91 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Robert A's life.

It was noted by Des Moines Register on December 5th, 2014 that Katherine Ann Miss "Kathy" Utley passed on in Des Moines, Iowa.  Utley was 56 years old and was born in Lake Geneva, WI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Katherine Ann Miss "Kathy"'s life.

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All Funeral Homes in Lake Geneva

Betzer Funeral Home

Sterling Emmett Betzer founded Betzer Funeral Home in 1909 with horse drawn hearses and ambulances. His son, Robert Sterling Betzer joined the family firm in 1936. His son, Robert Gray Betzer entered the Betzer Funeral home in 1969 and is the...

Justens Wonder Lake Funeral Home

2013 marked the 131st anniversary of the founding of the Justen Brothers Furniture and Undertaking firm. It is the oldest business in McHenry, Illinois still operated by members of the original family. Today, the firm exists as Justen Funeral...

Lakes Crematory

The Lakes Crematory has been serving Funeral Homes in Chicagoland since 1996. The crematory is owned and operated by the licensed funeral directors of the Symonds family funeral homes.

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Derrick Funeral Home & Cremation Services
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lake Geneva, WA 98185
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Oak Hill Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lake Geneva, WA 98185
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Roselawn Memory Gardens
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lake Geneva, WA 98185
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Steinke Funeral Home Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Lake Geneva, WA 98185

Lake Geneva Funeral Home News

Leslie W. Snudden, Lake Geneva (1920 - 2010)
Leslie W. Snudden, 90, of Lake Geneva, WI, died Thursday, Nov. 4, 2010, at ... at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2010, at HAASE-DERRICK-LOCKWOOD FUNERAL HOME, 730 N. Wisconsin ...
http://gazettextra.com/obits/2010/nov/05/leslie-snudden/

Denise "Dee" Host, Marengo, IL/Lake Geneva (1954 - 2010)
The family will receive friends from 4 until 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 2, at the HAASE-DERRICK-LOCKWOOD FUNERAL HOME, 800 Park Dr., Lake Geneva, WI, and after 9:30 a.m ...
http://gazettextra.com/obits/2010/nov/01/denise-dee-host/

Sandra Teichow's Family Speaks Out
LAKE GENEVA---Two weeks ago 67 year old Sandra Teichow was murdered ... and I had rather than on that last half hour of her life," Dennis said. Even Teichow's funeral focused on charity. Everyone got a dollar to help to use to help others.
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/39902721

Muslim claims Schneider trucking fired him for refusing to deliver Miller Lite.
In south-central Wisconsin, spotters in the Rock County area are reporting peak color for the weekend, as are Elkhorn and Lake Geneva in the southeast. The last Chrysler engine in the Kenosha plant is slated to roll off the assembly line today. Our Joe ...
http://www.jsonline.com/newswatch/105727948.html?newsWatchDate=10-22-2010

Eugene Gene C. Newer
Newer, 95, of Lake Geneva, Wis., passed away Monday ... For online guest registry please go to hdlfuneralhomes.com The Haase-Derrick-Lockwood Funeral Homes of Twin Lakes, WI. is assisting the family. Frank J. Ventura, 91, of Kenosha, Wis.,
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Kenneth I. Thompson
Burial will be in Southeastern Wisconsin Veteran's Memorial Cemetery. Memorials may be made in Kenneth's name to VNA Hospice of Lake Geneva, Wis. For online guest registry, please go to hdlfuneralhomes.com . Haase-Derrick-Lockwood Funeral Homes and ...
http://lacrossetribune.com/lifestyles/announcements/obituaries/article_166835f2-e47a-11df-b9f6-001cc4c002e0.html

Sympathy & Funeral Flowers Delivery Lake Geneva WI - Pesche's ...
Send Sympathy & Funeral Flowers in Lake Geneva, WI from Pesche's Greenhouses, Floral Shop & Gift Barn for flower delivery in the Lake Geneva area. ...
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Welcome to The Lake Geneva Regional News
Every week, the Lake Geneva Regional News provides readers with the latest news in the entire lakes area of Wisconsin; Lake Geneva, Williams Bay, Fontana, Walworth, ...
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Derrick
TerWisscha Construction, Inc. (TWC) - Architectural Builders ... 800-478-4TWC. Funeral Homes Constructed by TWC Inc. Derrick Funeral Home. Lake Geneva, WI. New Construction = 7, ...
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Services
In 1909 the Derrick family first started their funeral home in Lake Geneva. ... In 1909 the Derrick family first started their funeral home in Lake Geneva. ...
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Steinke, Gerald A - Steinke Funeral Home, Lake Geneva, WI ...
Steinke, Gerald A - Steinke Funeral Home, Lake Geneva, WI : Reviews and maps - Yahoo! Local, 262.248.2320. Get Ratings, Reviews, Photos and more on Yahoo! Local.
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