Robert Barbiaux Jr
Robert Barbiaux Jr., 49, Green Bay. Visitation 3-9 p.m. today and before 11 a.m. Thursday at Malcore Funeral Home, University Avenue and Baird Street. Funeral 11 a.m. Thursday at SS. Peter and Paul Church, 710 N. Baird St. Survivors include his father, Robert Barbiaux Sr.; two children, Tyler and Alison Barbiaux; two brothers, Bruce (Barbara) Barbiaux and Richard (Joanne) Barbiaux; one sister, Susan Barbiaux.
Christine Marie 'Chris' Heagle
Christine Marie "Chris" Heagle, 87, Green Bay, passed away peacefully Monday, July 28, 2003, at Woodside Lutheran Home. She was born Sept. 23, 1915, in Denmark to the late George and Antoinette (Ciszewski) Rosik. Chris worked hard all of her life. She owned and operated a grocery store, resort, truck stop, and a bar in Abrams. She later worked for Green Bay Foods, Baker Boy and finally Green Bay Plastics until her retirement in 1981. Chris loved her home and it was a symbol of her achievement in her life. She also loved her gardens, especially her flowers.
She is survived by her two daughters and one son-in-law, Janice Wilkey, Suamico, Linda and Tom DeGroot, Oneida; 16 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; 6 great-great-grandchildren; one sister, Julia Willig, Ill.; one sister-in-law, Dorothy Rosik, Green Bay; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two daughters, Aileen Willette, Coralin Brunette; one son, Gary Kalfas; two brothers; and two sisters. Friends may call at St. Joseph Catholic Church, corner of Ninth Street and 12th Avenue, from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursday. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the church with Msgr. James Dillenburg officiating. Burial will be in St. Benedict Catholic Cemetery.
The family of Chris Heagle would like to extend a special word of thanks to the caring staff of Woodside Lutheran Home and to Cheryl for her dedication and care in helping our mother prolong her stay at her beloved home. Blaney Funeral Home is assisting the Heagle family.
Margaret Liebeck, 88, Green Bay. West Mason Malcore Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
David Robinson, 51, Denmark. Visitation 4-8 p.m. today at Knutson-Cotter Funeral Home, 536 County R in Denmark. Funeral 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Survivors include his wife, Bernadine; children, Mark (Lori) Robinson, Michelle (Patrick) Linsmeier, Michael Robinson, Shawn (Mandy) Robinson and Sara Robinson; five grandchildren; one brother, Donald (Kaylynn) Robinson; two sisters, Jan (Dan) Fitzgerald and Darlene (Gordy) Miller.
Gordon Sawyer, 86, De Pere. Visitation 4-6 p.m. Wednesday at Westgor Funeral Home in Neenah. A masonic service will be held 6 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Survivors include his wife, Betty; a son, Tom (Judi); a daughter, Debbie (Alan); four grandchildren; one great-grandchild.
Doris Schafer, 92, Green Bay. Visitation 10 a.m. today at St. Paul United Methodist Church, 341 Wilson Ave. Funeral 11 a.m. at the church. Survivors include two daughters, Laura (Harry) Cannon and Marilyn (Jim) Reynard; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one sister, Armelia Riehl.
Gregory "Skyhark" Stebner
Gregory "Skyhark" Stebner, 45, Little Suamico. Visitation 4-8 p.m. Friday at Blaney Funeral Home, 1521 Shawano Ave. Funeral service 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Survivors include one brother, Timothy Stebner, Green Bay; two sisters, Cynthia (Tom) Lechleitner, Gilman, Rebecca Stebner, Eau Claire; mother, Marian Stebner, Gilman; father, Daniel Stebner, Ladysmith.
Alan A. Thiry
Alan A. Thiry, 85, Green Bay. Visitation 3-4 p.m. Thursday at St. Mark Lutheran Church, 1167 Kenwood. Funeral service 4 p.m. Thursday at the church. Survivors include one daughter, Judi Knuth; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; special friend and companion, Vivian Thiry. Blaney Funeral Home, 1521 Shawano Ave., is assisting the family.
Robert L. Jubin
Robert L. Jubin, 79, of Green Bay died unexpectedly Monday, July 28, 2003, at his home. He was born Nov. 7, 1923 in Menominee, Mich., to Edwin and Gretchen (Hoffman) Jubin. In 1942, he graduated from Green Bay West High School and enlisted in the U.S. Army Air Corps. During the war, he was a fighter pilot. He flew P47 Thunderbolts. Mr. Jubin flew 87 combat missions and was a member of the 324th Fighter Group, 316th Squadron, stationed in Corsica, Italy and Southern France. Mr. Jubin earned the Purple Heart and the Distinguished Flying Cross.
On Jan. 15, 1944, he married Ruth Vandenboom at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Green Bay. After his military service, he was instrumental in starting the airport in Oconto, where he and his wife established Oconto Flying Service. They operated the airport through 1963. In 1964, he entered into a partnership to own and operate Green Bay Aviation. In 1974, he and his wife began Trans-Air Aviation, an air charter service, operating it until his retirement in 1986. He always felt as though he had never worked a day in his life, because he always loved what he did. He was a member of St. Jude Parish.
Survivors include his four children and their spouses, Gary Jubin, Marcia Jubin, Lynn and Steve Nier, Craig and Julie Jubin, all of Green Bay; two grandchildren, Nicole and Andrew Jubin; his dog, Mindy; a sister-in-law and her husband, Irene and Robert Moore, Manitowoc; nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth in 1992; an infant son, Mark in 1958; three grandchildren, Jacob, Christopher and Holly; his parents; a brother, Edward Jubin; a sister, Mary Seidl.
Friends may call at Blaney Funeral Home, 1521 Shawano Ave. from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. A parish wake service will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Friends may also call at St. Jude Catholic Church, from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday. The Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the church. Entombment will be in Allouez Catholic Mausoleum.
The Jubin family wishes to express their gratitude to Dr. Rank and Dr. Fergus and their staffs for their care of Robert. A Memorial Fund has been established in his name. Robert L. Jubin dedicated his life to his wife, his family and to flying.
Dominic L. Kazmerchek
Dominic L. Kazmerchek, 83, longtime resident of Green Bay, died Sunday, July 27, 2003. He was born Aug. 5, 1919 in Kewaunee to the late Louis and Susie Ann (Doperalski) Kazmerchek. Dominic served in the Army Signal Corps during World War II. After the war, he was employed at American Motors in Milwaukee.
Survivors include one sister, Dorothy M. Ziebell, West Bend, his nieces and nephews, Mary and Todd Cordes, Mark and Judy Ziebell, Donna Ziebell, Nancy and Jack Kabat, Tom and Pat Ciha, Marlene and Ed Autio; three grandnieces and grandnephews; other cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Hattie (Ciha) Hoida; a brother and sister-in-law, Stephen and Kay Kazmerchek.
Friends may call at Blaney Funeral Home, 1521 Shawano Ave., from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Entombment will be in Fort Howard Memorial Park Mausoleum.
Doris Schafer, 92, Green Bay. VIsitation after 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Paul United Methodist Church until funeral at 11 a.m. Survivors include two daughters, Laura (Harry) Cannon, Shreveport, La., and Marilyn (Jim) Reynard, Green Bay; a sister, Armelia Riehl; five grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. Lyndahl Funeral Home is assisting the family.
Howard J. Schlesky
Howard J. Schlesky, 73, Green Bay and Citrus Springs, Fla. Visitation after 1 p.m. Wednesday at Grace Lutheran Church, 321 S. Madison St., until memorial service at 2 p.m. Survivors include his wife, Donna; a daughter, LuAnn (Steve) Staul, Portland, Ore.; two sons, William (Juli) Schlesky adn John Schlesky, both of St. Paul, Minn.; two sisters, Hazel Hogland and Myrl LaFond; and four grandsons. Lyndahl Funeral Home is assisting the family.
Mr. Vernon Thiry Sr.
Mr. Vernon Thiry Sr., 72. Visitation 3-8 p.m. Tuesday at McMahon Funeral Home, Luxemburg and on Wednesday after 12 noon at St. Peter's Church, Lincoln. Mass of Christian Burial 1 p.m. Wednesday at the church. Survivors include his wife, Armella; 13 children, Janice (James) Haskell, Sturgeon Bay, Vernon Thiry, Jr., New Franken, Nancy (Ronald) Vanness, Green Bay, Mark (Roberta) Thiry, De Pere, Allen (Sue) Thiry, Casco, Carl Thiry, Green Bay, John Thiry, Portage, Danny (Donna) Thiry, Abrams, Marlene (Chris) Dantoin, Casco, Peggy (Jerry) Miesler, Luxemburg, Richard (Lynda) Thiry, Algoma, Doug Thiry, Luxemburg, Roger (Sherry) Thiry, Luxemburg; three brothers, Marvin (Beatrice) Thiry, Melvin (Jackie) Thiry, Gerald (Sharon) Thiry, all of Green Bay; six sisters, Ernestine Delebreau, Howard, Mary Ellen Broucher, Green Bay, Carol (Leland) Gilson, Minocqua, Barbara Metoxen, Green Bay, Beverly (Duane) Hillsberg, Green Bay, Rosemary (Jeff) Routhieaux, Green Bay; 22 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
James M. Wilde
James M. Wilde, 65, Green Bay. Visitation after 10 a.m. Thursday at Peace Lutheran Church, 1954 County Road U, Kunesh, until memorial service at noon Thursday. Survivors include his wife, Jeanette; three sons, Ron (Holly) Wilde, Randy Wilde, all of Green Bay, Scott (Melissa) Wilde, Sun Prairie; one daughter, Lisa (Ray) Sangraw, Green Bay; nine grandchildren; two sisters, Delores (Otto) Rhyner, Loretta (Jerry) Fuller. Blaney Funeral Home, 1521 Shawano Ave, is assisting the family.