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Carie L. Auchue, 37, of Fox Lake passed away peacefully at her home in Fox Lake on Friday, April 21, 2017.

Funeral services for Carie will be held on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at Noon at the Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home, N7199 N. Crystal Lake Road, Beaver Dam with Pastor Chris Jansen officiating.  A visitation will be held prior from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at Noon at the funeral home.

Carie Lin Auchue was born on February 21, 1980 in Oshkosh.  In May of 1980, she was adopted by Richard and Donna (Bowe) Auchue.  

Carie was a 2001 graduate of Beaver Dam High School.  She had been employed at Save- A- Lot from 2001 – 2010.  She was a member of Cornerstone Church of Waupun. 

Carie was proud to be a Special Olympic Athlete since 1994 until the present.  She enjoyed competing in swimming, basketball, bowling and bocce.  She even competed in powerlifting for two years and was able to deadlift 250 lbs.  She has been a Venture Scout since 2007. She enjoyed attending Lutherdale Bible Camp for many years.  Another one of Carie’s great loves was horses.

She is survived by her mother Donna Auchue of Fox Lake; her sister Tina (Gary) Beauprey of Juneau, her  niece Shawna (fianc� Justin Larson) Helsinger of Fall River; three nephews: Aaron Helsinger of Fox Lake, Gary Beauprey Jr. and Jeremiah Beauprey both of Juneau; and her boyfriend Kevin Tesch of Beaver Dam.  She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her father Richard Auchue and her step mother Mary Auchue.

The Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is serving the family.  Online condolences may be made at


Eileen H. Zimmerman, 80, of Fox Lake passed away on Friday, April 14, 2017 at her home surrounded by her family.

A memorial gathering will be held on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church in Fox Lake from 10 a.m. until the time of the funeral at 11 a.m.  Rev. David Nottling will officiate.  Interment will take place at Highland Memory Gardens, township of Trenton, WI.

Eileen was born the daughter of William and Hulda (Krinke) Rahn on September 2, 1936 in Randolph.  She was a graduate of Randolph High School.  Eileen was married to Elsmer Zimmerman on September 18, 1954 at Friedens Ev. Lutheran Church in Randolph.  In addition to farming with her husband, she was employed with Rechek’s Food Pride in Beaver Dam for many years.  Eileen was a member of St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church in Fox Lake.  She enjoyed cooking, sewing and quilting.  Eileen loved to garden especially her rose garden.  

Eileen is survived by her sons: David (Shirley) of Fox Lake, James (Deborah), of Fox Lake, Mark of Randolph, Glen (Donna J.) of Waupun, Neil (Pamela) of Kenosha, and Ken (Donna M.) of Fox Lake; her sister, Dorothy Walker of Beaver Dam; her grandchildren: Anne Zimmerman of Madison, Natalie and Emma Zimmerman of Fox Lake, Elizabeth (Christopher) Thurk of Fox Lake, Matthew (Hannah) Zimmerman of Randolph, Adam (Cassandra) Zimmerman of Fox Lake, Samantha (Samuel) Scott of Madison, Alexander (Vanessa) Zimmerman of Randolph, Alina (Andrew) Schmidt of Oshkosh, Lisa and Nicolas Zimmerman of Waupun, Jill (Darren) Ruff of Panama City, FL, Lauren (Stuart) Bischel of Pewaukee, Erin (David) Gemperline of Indianapolis, Jacob (Maria) of Pewaukee, Derek of Kenosha, Cassandra Zimmerman (Drew Dehn) of Beaver Dam, Christina Zimmerman of Madison, Justin, Sarah, and Jennifer Zimmerman of Fox Lake; her great grandchildren: Morgan, Averie, Parker, and Isaac Thurk, Madelynn and Wynn Bischel, David and Michaela, Drew, Jaxson, and Amelia; and further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.  

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Elsmer in 2016, three brothers: Ervin, Earl, and Leroy Rahn, and her daughter-in-law, Tami Zimmerman.  

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church and School in Fox Lake, Hillside Hospice or charity of one’s choice.

Koepsell-Murray Funeral and Cremation Services in Beaver Dam is serving the family.  Online condolences may be made at