Bonnie Anderson, 42, Green Bay. Visitation 2:30-4:30 p.m. today at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 145 St. Joseph Drive, Oneida. Mass of Christian Burial 4:30 p.m. Sunday at the church. Survivors include her husband, Kent; one daughter, Hanna Anderson; parents, Donald and Donna Dantoin; two brothers, Jeff (Gwenda) Dantoin, Richard Dantoin; one sister, Tammy (Terry) Baker. Blaney Funeral Home, 1521 Shawano Ave., is assisting the family.
Bonnie J. Butler
Bonnie J. Butler, 49, Green Bay. Private services to be held at a later date. Knutson-Cotter Funeral Home, Denmark, assisting.
Clarice DeWane, 81, Wrightstown. Visitation 4-8 p.m. today and after 9 a.m. Monday, until the cortege leaves for church, at DeWane-Cotter Funeral Home, 711 Main St., Wrightstown. Mass of Christian Burial 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Paul Catholic Church, 437 Main St., Wrightstown. Survivors include her children, Kathie Schampers, Kaukauna, Tom (Jan) DeWane, Mishicot, Peggy (Paul) Berntson, Phoenix, John DeWane and Dan DeWane, both of Wrightstown, Betty (Steve) Pietrowski, Howard, and Jean Henrigillis, De Pere; 10 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; her sister, Viola Bartels, Stephenson, Mich.; other relatives.
Joseph P. Holman
Attorney Joseph P. Holman, a longtime resident of Green Bay, died at Delray Beach, Florida, on January 17, 2003, at the age of 87. Mr. Holman practiced law in Green Bay from 1939 to the time of his retirement in 1989. He was instrumental in the creation and incorporation of the Village of Howard and was its first attorney.
He attended East High School, St. Norbert College and the University of Wisconsin, where he obtained his B.A. and law degrees. He entered the military service on December 29, 1941, and was discharged with the rank of First Lieutenant in February, 1946. He was attached to the Air Force and among his duties was engaging in court martial trials as a defense counsel, prosecutor and Law Member of the Court Martial Board. Mr. Holman was a member of the State Bar Association and a past president of the Brown County Bar, Green Bay Community Theatre, the Congregation Cnesses Israel Board of Trustees, and B’nai B’rith Green Bay Chapter. He received an award for volunteer service on behalf of mentally retarded citizens and was a past co-chairman for the State of Wisconsin for the National Conference of Christians and Jews. He is a master mason of De Pere Lodge 85; Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite, Valley of Green Bay; and Beja Temple of Green Bay; and a past member Green Bay Wednesday Optimist Club.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Max and Anna Holman; brothers, Harry and Hyman; and one sister, Mildred. He is survived by his wife Cele, whom he married on March 2, 1943; by brother and sister-in-law Nathan and Dolores; by a daughter and son-in-law, Phyllis and Alan Weisbard; a son and daughter-in-law, Neil and Marilyn; and four grandchildren, Talya, Ari, Mollie, and Daniel.
Funeral Service will be held at 1 p.m. today, January 19, 2003, at Schauer & Schumacher Funeral Home, 340 S. Monroe Avenue, with Rabbi Haim Cassorla officiating. Burial at Cnesses Israel Cemetery.
Contributions in Memory of Joseph P. Holman to Congregation Cnesses Israel, 222 South Baird Street, Green Bay.
Schauer & Schumacher Funeral Home and Cremation Services (432-4841) is assisting the family.
Mrs. Richard LaPlant
Mrs. Richard (Sheila) LaPlant, 64, Ashwaubenon. Visitation 4-8 p.m. today at Lyndahl Funeral Home, Lombardi Avenue and Ridge Road. Wake service 7:45 p.m. Visitation continues 10-11 a.m. Monday at Nativity of Our Lord Catholic Church, 2270 S. Oneida St., Ashwaubenon. Mass of Christian Burial 11 a.m. Monday at the church. Survivors include her husband, Richard; children, Dawn LaPlant (friend Jeff Ryan), Suamico, Brian LaPlant (fiancée Kathy Hendricks), Green Bay, Lynn (Michael) Erickson, Green Bay, Gregg (Diane) LaPlant, Oshkosh, and Sarah LaPlant, Ashwaubenon; four grandchildren; one brother, Mark (Nancy) Saylor; two sisters, Janet (David) Alexa and Sharon (Walter) Moore; many other relatives and friends.
Christopher D. McKelvey
Christopher D. McKelvey, 40, Allouez. Visitation 9-11 a.m. Wednesday at Faith Lutheran Church, 2335 S. Webster Ave., Allouez. Funeral service 11 a.m. Wednesday at the church. Cotter Funeral Home, De Pere, assisting.
Mrs. John (Helen) Mongin
Mrs. John (Helen) Mongin, 80, Green Bay, died Thursday, January 16, 2003, at a local nursing home. She was born November 18, 1922, to the late William and Augusta (Bartels) Rupiper in De Pere, Wisconsin. She graduated from Nicolet High School. On August 28, 1941, she married John Mongin at St. Boniface Church in De Pere; he preceded her in death August 13, 2001. Helen was a sales clerk for Sears for many years, but most enjoyed being a full-time mother and the time spent with her children and grandchildren.
Survivors include her children and their spouses, Claire and Peter Bauer, Gardnerville, Nev., Steve and Becky Mongin, St. Paul, Minn., and Pat and Sandi Mongin, Green Bay; nine grandchildren, Renee Bauer, Reno, Nev., Lisa and Guy Hoffman, Austin, Texas, Cheryl and Curtis Symonds, Lemoore, Calif., Grant, Phoenix and Alex Mongin, St. Paul, Minn., and Kristy, Lauren and Lacy Mongin, all of Green Bay; five great-grandchildren; her brother and sister-in-law, Stanley and Delores Rupiper; two sisters and one brother-in-law, Emily Feltis, and Lee and Ted Kulesza; brothers-in-law and their spouses, Ambrose and Virginia Mongin, Bernard Mongin and Tom and Joy Mongin; sisters-in-law, Verna Rupiper, Mary Ann Mongin (Sister Clara Francis) and Jeanette Mongin; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by four brothers, Leo, Alfred, Joseph and Norbert Rupiper; two sisters, Margaret Albers and Johanna Rupiper; two brothers-in-law, Ed Albers and Francis Mongin; and two sisters-in-law, Florence Rupiper and Phyllis Mongin.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Lyndahl Funeral Home, Lombardi Avenue and Ridge Road, where a wake service will be held at 7 p.m. Visitation will continue after 10 a.m. Monday at St. Jude Catholic Church, where the Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 11 a.m. with the Rev. David Pleier officiating. Burial will be in Allouez Catholic Cemetery.
The family would like to thank the staff at The Odd Fellow Home for their compassion and care.
Mary A. Blohowiak
Mary A. Blohowiak, 95, Green Bay. A private service was held Wednesday. Proko-Wall Funeral Home, 1630 E. Mason St., is assisting the family.
Herbert C. Bohm
Herbert C. Bohm, 83, Luxemburg. Visitation 4-9 p.m. Friday at Malcore Funeral Home, 701 N. Baird St., and 10-11 a.m. Saturday at St. John Lutheran Church, First and St. John streets, Luxemburg. Funeral 11 a.m. Saturday at the church. Survivors include his wife, Frances; one daughter, Dianne (Clarence) Jacobs, New Franken; two sons, David (Lynn) De Keyser, Green Bay, Thomas (Lois) De Keyser, Denver, Colo.; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one brother, Hilbert Bohm, Advance; three sisters, Anna Leanna, Mesa, Ariz., Eleanor Schaetzle, Cincinnati, Ohio, Martha (Wilmar) Westphal, Bonduel.
Clement "Glen" Kay, Jr., 72, Green Bay. No funeral service will be held. Blaney Funeral Home, 1521 Shawano Ave., is assisting the family.
Mary Lou Schultz
Mary Lou Schultz, 66, Green Bay. Visitation 11 a.m.-noon Saturday at Blaney Funeral Home, 1521 Shawano Ave. Funeral service noon Saturday at the funeral home. Survivors include two daughters, Audrey (Dane) Hanson, Appleton, Linda (Patrick) Nooyen, Howard; three sons, Bruce (Joanne) Schultz, Green Bay, Bryan (Amy) Schultz, Suamico, Paul (Lynn) Schultz, Green Bay; five grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; four sisters, Marcella Smith, Josephine Regalado, Victoria Aragon, Frances Griego; two brothers, Jess Esparza, Richard Esparza.
Donald J. Van Laanen
Donald J. Van Laanen, 75, Green Bay. Visitation 4-8 p.m. tody at Proko-Wall Funeral Home, 1630 E. Mason St., and after 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Bernard Catholic Church, 2040 Hillside Lane. VFW memorial service 6:30 p.m. today at the funeral home. Parish wake service 7 p.m. today at the funeral home. Mass of Christian Burial 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the church. Survivors include his wife, Betty; one daughter, Lori Ann Manteufel, De Pere; three grandchildren; four sisters, Irene Cropp, Bernice Lindsley, Lavern DeGrand, Bette (Tom) Murphy.
Michael H. Wojkiewicz
Michael H. Wojkiewicz, 77, Pulaski. Visitation 10-11 a.m. Saturday at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, Hofa Park. Funeral liturgy 11 a.m. Saturday at the church. Survivors include his wife, Isabel; one daughter, Florence (David) Keiler, Pulaski; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one sister, Ann Seering, Appleton; one brother, Anton Wojkiewicz, Montana. Muehl-Boettcher Funeral Home, 358 S. Main St., Seymour, is assisting the family.
Mark Kenneth Arndt
Mark Kenneth Arndt, 51, Suamico, passed away on Monday, Jan. 13, 2003, at a Madison Hospital.
Mark was born April 10, 1951, in Green Bay to Kenneth and the late Kathleen (Leurquin) Arndt. He graduated from Preble High School in 1969 and NWTC in architectural drafting in 1973. On Sept. 18, 1971, in Green Bay, he married Donna Steinfeldt. Mark owned and operated Arndt Construction Co., was the 1999 Past President of the Brown County Home Builders Association and current President of the Moody Lake Association. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends; was always willing to help others. He also enjoyed hunting, fishing or anything outdoors and going up north.
Survivors include his wife, Donna, Suamico; children, Jesse (Jennifer) Arndt, Suamico, Brandon, Rory and Hayley Arndt, all of Suamico; two grandchildren, Obrien and Owen; father, Kenneth, Suring; two sisters, Fay (Jim) Okrasinski, Green Bay, Kay (Joe) Piontek, Denmark; mother and father-in-law, Rupert and Delilah Steinfeldt, Howard; sisters-in-law, Barbara (Al) Mueske, Karen (Michael) Alberts, Patty (Larry) VandenBush, Jenny (Dan) DeGrave, Tami (Al) Weiner; brothers-in-law, David Steinfeldt and friend Sharon Wellens, Donald (Lynn) Steinfeldt; further survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles.
Mark was preceded in death by his mother, Kathleen; paternal grandparents, Herman and Sara Arndt; maternal grandparents, Desire (Jerry) and Mary Leurquin.
The family will receive friends at the Pfotenhauer Funeral Home West, 1145 Cardinal Lane, Howard, on Friday, Jan. 17, from 4 until 8 p.m. and after 9 a.m. Saturday until the funeral cortege leaves for church. Parish prayer service 6 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Mass of Christian Burial 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Howard, with the Rev. William Swichtenberg officiating. Burial in the church cemetery. Andrew J. Pfotenhauer, funeral director.
The family wishes to thank the nurses and staff at St. Vincent Hospital CCU, University Hospital and Eagle III.
Joan L. Byrne
Joan L. Byrne passed away peacefully at her De Pere home on January 14, 2003, after a valiant struggle with cancer. She was 69.
Joan was born on June 23, 1933, in Effingham, Illinois, and moved to Antigo, Wisconsin, in 1945. She was one of 10 children of Henry and Augusta Worman. Seven of her siblings survive her: Robert of Milwaukee, Marge Wild of Wausau, Don (Elaine) of Laurel, Maryland, Barbara (Jack) Pozza of Green Bay, Larry (Linda) of Atchison, Kansas, Jerry of Antigo and Michael of Tokyo, Japan.
It was in Antigo that Joan met her husband, the late Donald Michael ("Mike") Byrne, whom she married on February 4, 1956. She remained close to each of her seven children after Mike's death in 1989. Her son Dan lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife Darlene and their children Erin, Conor and Devin. Her son Tim lives in De Pere with his wife, Julie, and their children Brittany, Lance and Logan. Her son Kevin lives in Austin, Texas, with Lisa Provoznik, as does her daughter Laura and her children Riley and Jessalyn Haun. Her oldest daughter, Colleen, lives in San Antonio, Texas, with her husband, Mohamed Abidi, and son Mehdi, while her son Terry lives in Winona, Minnesota, with his wife, Jodie. Her youngest daughter, Katie, lives in De Pere with her husband, Joe Haanen, and her children, Ayleen and Alexander Forrest.
Joan retired from the Unified School District of De Pere in 1996 after a long career that began in the early 1950s prior to her marriage. Family and friends may call Friday, Jan. 17, 2003, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Cotter Funeral Home, 860 N. Webster Ave., De Pere, where there will be a Parish Prayer Service at 6 p.m. Visitation will continue on Saturday after 9:30 a.m. at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 220 S. Michigan St., De Pere, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10:30 a.m. Saturday with Joan's brother, the Rev. Jerry Worman, and the Rev. V. Anthony Dolski concelebrating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Notre Dame School, De Pere, or Unity Hospice.
Joan loved life, and those of us she touched will miss her.
John F. Dionne
John F. "Jack" Dionne, 79, Green Bay. Visitation noon-2 p.m. Saturday at Proko-Wall Funeral Home, 1630 E. Mason St. Prayer service at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Survivors include his wife, Erika; children, Jennifer Dionne, John Dionne, Cheri (Steve) Boucher and Jeffrey (Debbie) Dionne, all of Chicago, Miguel (Brenda) Dionne, Antigo, Tami (Jim) McAteer, Chicago; stepdaughter, Christin (Doug) Fissell, De Pere; 15 grandchildren and other relatives and friends.
Clement Kay Jr.
Clement "Glen" Kay Jr., 72, Green Bay. By the family's wishes, no funeral services will be held. Blaney Funeral Home, 1521 Shawano Ave., is assisting the family.
Duane O. Kettner
Duane O. Kettner, 57, Green Bay. Visitation 4-7:30 p.m. today at Lyndahl Funeral Home, 1350 Lombardi Ave. Funeral service 7:30 p.m. today at the funeral home. Survivors include his wife, Gloria; one son, David; one daughter, Jeanne; one granddaughter; two sisters, Dawn (Gary) Pagel, Sobieski, Marlene Kettner, Green Bay; his mother, Olive Kettner, Green Bay.
Martin E. Mueller
Martin E. Mueller, 79, Newville, Penn. A private memorial service was held at Marnocha Funeral Home, 186 E. Pulaski St., Pulaski. Survivors include two daughters, Linda (Roger) Heid, Judy Mueller; two sons, Marty (Sue) Mueller, Mark (Angel) Mueller; seven grandchildren; one great-grandson; one sister, Ruth Lemke.
Sidney G. Seifert
Sidney G. Seifert, Long Lake, formerly De Pere.
Kathryn Ann Steinhardt
Kathryn Ann Steinhardt, 57, Green Bay. Visitation 4-5 p.m. today at St. Bernard Catholic Church, 2040 Hillside Lane. Funeral service 5 p.m. today at church. Survivors include her husband, Clark, Green Bay; one son, Clark "Rick" Steinhardt Jr., Two Rivers; one daughter, Sara (John) Chapman, Superior, Colo.; her mother, Winon Aerts, De Pere; sisters, Cindy Aerts, Bradenton, Fla., Nan Lee (Robert) Langan, Green Bay. Proko-Wall Funeral Home, 1630 E. Mason St., is assisting the family.