John Verhelst, former coach at Madison College, passed away on Thursday, June 6, after battling cancer for 19 months. A celebration of life will be held Wednesday, June 26 starting at 5:30 p.m. with a service at 6:30 p.m. at Dahmen’s at Hawks Landing.
Verhelst loved teaching and coaching. He spent three years at Edgewood High School, 30 years at Monona Grove High School, three years at Madison College and four years at Lecanto High School in Florida.
Published June 10, 2019.