Mrs. Norbert 'Evelyn' Vandelist
Mrs. Norbert (Evelyn) Vandelist, De Pere, passed away early Wednesday evening May 24, 2000. She was born February 16, 1916 in De Pere to Henry and Mary (Pouwels) Van Dalen. Evelyn married Norbert Vandelist on April 27, 1937 at St. Mary Catholic Church, De Pere. Norb preceded her in death June 29, 1996. She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Community De Pere and the Christian Ladies Society at the church. Evelyn is survived by a daughter, Barbara (Robert) Grinnell, Hot Springs Village, Ark,; two sons, Thomas (Suzanne) Vandelist, De Pere, Mark (Lisa) Vandelist, Lakeville, Min. Her grandchildren, Michael (Bridget) Vandelist, De Pere, Jack Vandelist, De Pere, Catherine (Randy) Marquis, De Pere, Jacob, Sarah, and Benjamin Vandelist, Lakeville, Minn., two great grandsons, Joseph Vandelist and Matthew Marquis, De Pere. One sister Lu Davis, Florida and one sister -in-law Agatha Van Dalen, De Pere. She was preceded in death by her husband Norbert, her parents, two brothers, Toots and Edward Van Dalen, one sister Elvina Miller. Friends may call at St. Mary Catholic Community, Pope John XXIII Circle off Sportsmans Dr., Town of Ledgeview from 9:30 a.m. Saturday until time of service. Mass of Christian Burial 11 a.m. Saturday at the church with Rev. Donald Marquardt officiating. Interment in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, De Pere. Cotter Funeral Home, De Pere is assisting the family.
Richard A. Schraub
Richard A. Schraub, age 53, of 1449 Oak Ridge Dr, Green Bay passed away on Thursday May 25, 2000 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Green Bay. Born in Menominee on June 30, 1946 he had attended Marinette High School. For the past five years he had worked at the PDQ Manufacturing Inc in Green Bay. He was a member of the Marinette Moose Lodge. He is survived by one son; Scott of Menominee, MI., three daughters, Stacey, Sara, and Amy Schraub all of Menominee. His fiance Connie Tesch of Green Bay. One brother, Herman Schraub of Milwaukee. Two sisters, Dorothy Dorsch of Whitefish Bay, Wis., and Marie (David) Leeman-Brissette of Porterfield, Wis. Three grandchildren, Kayla, Scottie, and Emily. Friends may call at the Thielen Funeral Home after 3 p.m. on Saturday until the time of service at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday. The Rev. Dino Silvestrini will officiate and burial will be in Forest Home Cemetery.
Merwin 'Bud' Schoen
Merwin “Bud” Schoen, 79, Green Bay, passed away on Thursday, May 25, 2000 at his home. Merwin was born in Green Bay to the late Alex and Hilda (Pahnke) Schoen on September 25, 1920. Bud graduated from East High School, Class of 1938. On July 27, 1940 he married the former Joyce Schoenauer. Bud served his country during World War II as a radioman in France. He was employed for 45 years by Hoberg/Charmin/Procter and Gamble Paper Products and also painted for various contractors for many years. Bud served on various committees at First Evangelical Lutheran Church where he was a member for his entire life. He enjoyed reading, gardening and fishing with his wife, Joyce, at their trailer near Pembine. Bud is survived by his wife of nearly 60 years, Joyce; three sons and their spouses: Gerald and Dona Schoen of Green Bay; Thomas and Trudy Schoen of Naperville, IL. and Richard and Anita Schoen of Green Bay. Seven daughters and their spouses: Susan and Roy Hebel, Sally Schoen and John Harrill all of Green Bay; Gail and Lee Stryzewski of Opelousas, LA; Judy and Dave Gilson of Green Bay; Carol and Dan Segersin of Eden Prairie, MN; Kathy and Greg Steckman of San Diego, CA and Karen and Jim Sentowski of Green Bay. 33 grandchildren and 35 great grandchildren; two sisters; Eloise Sigmund and Muriel Motquin both of Green Bay; one sister-in-law: Millie Neerdaels of Suamico. He was preceded in death by his parents; three sisters and their spouses; Iva (Ralph) Vanderheyden, Audrey (Tony) Behrendt and Carol (Bill) Morrow; five brothers-in-law and two sisters-in-law; Milton Sigmund, Joe Motquin, Dale (Marian) Schoenaurer, Ken (Elaine) Neville and Benny Neerdaels; and one son-in-law; Richard Reynolds. Friends may call at MALCORE Funeral Home, University at Baird Street, Sunday 4-8 p.m. Scripture Service Sunday 7:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Visitation continues Monday at First Evangelical Lutheran Church, 743 S Monroe Avenue, 10:30 a.m. until the time of the service. Funeral service Monday at the church at 11:30 a.m. with the Rev. Paul Schlies officiating. Burial will be at Nicolet Memorial Garden.
Bud’s family extends a special thank you to the nurses of Unity Hospice for their care and concern and to Dr. Raymond Bachhuber.
Daniel Puyleart, 57, of 1748 Plainwood Dr, in Sheboygan, WI, died Monday, May 22, 2000 at St. Mary’s Hospice in Milwaukee following a lengthy illness. Daniel was born August 4, 1942 in Denmark, WI, a son of Richard and Isabel Guns Puyleart. On September 1, 1962, Daniel was united in marriage to the former Marlene Bowe at St. Mary’s Church in Glenmore, Wis. For the last thirty-two years, Daniel has been employed at Kohler Co. retiring in late 1999 due to ill health. Daniel was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Daniel was a devoted family man. His life was centered on family activities and taking care of his home. Daniel was also a member of the Kohler Quarter Century Club. Survivors include his wife of 37 years, Marlene; three sons, Kevin Puyleart of Chicago, Steve Puyleart and his partner, Todd Slusar of Milwaukee and Todd Puyleart and his fiancee, Sheila Konz of Minneapolis, Minn.; one daughter, Kerri Puyleart and her fiance, Jeff Schaefer of Milwaukee; one granddaughter, Serenity; his parents, Richard and Isabel Puyleart of Bellevue, Wis.; one brother, Rick (Sandy) Puyleart of Bellevue, Wis.; five sisters, Diane (Jerry) Kroink of Rural Manitowoc, Wis., Sharon (Bob) Dyce, Doris (Jim) Hallett, Janet Kane and Connie (Lou) McGrath all of Green Bay, Wis. Daniel was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Iesha. A Mass of Christian Burial will celebrated for Daniel on Thursday, May 25, 2000 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Sheboygan at 11 a.m. The Rev. Howard Johnson will be celebrant. Entombment will take place at Holy Cross Mausoleum. Friends may call at Ramm-Ziegler-Novak-Rettke Funeral Home, south side chapel, 1535 S. 12th St., on Wednesday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. where a parish vigil will be conducted at 7 p.m. Friends may call at the church, 1305 Humboldt Ave., on Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of mass at 11 a.m. Daniel’s family has established a memorial in his name.
Philip C. Newman
Philip C. Newman, passed away on May 23, 2000 at home. He was born in Kenosha Wis. to Christopher and Irene Newman on April 18, 1919. He graduated from Kenosha High School and managed indoor and outdoor theaters in the Green Bay, Milwaukee and Chicago areas. He is survived by his wife, the former Evelyn Bottger; one son, Robert (Connie) Newman Albuquerque, N.M.; one daughter, Jeanne (Ron) Kelley West Allis, Wis. and one daughter, Cynthia Newman who is on assignment in Central Africa with the American Embassy; four grandchildren, Steve and Mike Kelley, West Allis, Krista and Marisa Newman, Albuquerque N.M.; one sister-in-law, Ellen Ann Newman, Kenosha, Wis.; one niece Mary Beth (Paul) Hawbaker, Kenosha and one nephew, John Newman form Kenosha. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Robert Newman from Kenosha, Wis. Visitation will be at Francis Xavier Cathedral from 10-11 with Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 11 a.m. with Msgr. Roy Klister officiating. Entombment will be at the Allouez Catholic Mausoleum.
In lieu of flowers a memorial will be established in his name. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Unity Hospice and to the doctors, nurses and staff on the 9th floor of St. Vincent Hospital. Proko-Wall Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
Eliane R. Mocco
Eliane R. Mocco, 75, Sturgeon Bay resident, formerly of Green Bay, died unexpectedly Wednesday, May 24, 2000. She was born August 30, 1924 in Sugarbush to the late John and Cecilia (Leurquin) Mathys. Elaine married Richard Mocco on February 5, 1944 at SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church. He preceded her in death May 10, 1992. She was a former member of St. Joseph Parish in Green Bay and currently was a member of Corpus Christi Parish in Sturgeon Bay. She is survived by her children, David and Patti Mocco, Holmen, Wis, Dale and Ellen Mocco, Green Bay; Cindy Mocco, Sturgeon Bay; five grandchildren; Andrea and Nate Mocco, Tera (Kevin) Hoops, Allison and Nick Mocco, one Sister-in-law Betsy and Dean Fisher, Green Bay. She was preceded in death by one brother Marcian Mathys. Friends may call at the Proko-Wall Funeral Home 1630 E. Mason Street from 4-8 p.m. today (Friday) and after 9 a.m. Saturday until the cortege leaves for church. Parish Wake Service 7 p.m. today. Mass of Christian burial 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Green Bay with Rev. Mike Ingold officiating. Entombent in the Allouez Chapel Mauseleum.
Elaine’s family wishes to extend a sincere thank you to St. Vincent Hospital’s E.R. staff and their Pastoral Care Department for all the care and consideration given to Elaine and her family.
You are not forgotten, loved one Nor will you ever be, As long as life and memory last We will remember thee. We miss you now, our hearts are sore As time goes by we’ll miss you more. Your loving smile, your gentle face, No one can fill your vacant place.
Paul A. Greene
Paul A. Greene, 83, of Haines City, Florida, recently returned to Green Bay, died Wednesday morning, May 24, 2000 at a local nursing home. Born in El Reno, Oklahoma on January 12,1917, he is the son of the late Albert and Lena (Tonella) Greene. Paul served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He married the former Laura Marie (Lee) Beanblossom in 1938 and she preceded him in death in 1968. Paul married the former Adeline (Addie) Berres in 1969. He was founder and co-owner of W.G. & R. Furniture Company from 1946 until he retired in 1985. Paul was best known for his slogan “A mile from downtown tis true but a mile from high prices too” when the business was first established at the corner of Main St. and George St. He was a member of Resurrection Parish in Green Bay, St. Ann’s Parish in Haines City, Florida and past member of the Northeast Businessmen’s Association. Paul enjoyed fishing, playing cards, partying with family and friends, and was an avid golfer and Packer fan. Paul loved life. Survived by wife, Adeline (Addie); four children and spouses, Louise Lipsky of Cedar Hill, Texas, Dr. Richard and Ellen Greene of Green Bay, Paul and Patti Greene of Green Bay, Leanne and Mike Hansen of Hayward, Wis, 20 grandchildren; Steve Lipsky, Dan (Sandra) Lipsky, Laura and Amy Lipsky, Helen (Paul) Dove, Sarah Greene and fiance Paul, Andy Greene and fiance Brenda, Chris and Tom Greene, Jim Greene and fiance Meghan, Paula and Tony Greene, Leah Hansen and fiance David, Nathan, Bradley, Marie, Caleb, Josiah, Samuel, and David Hansen, three great grandchildren, one sister and spouse, Mary Lou and Bill Simonis of Nekoosa, nieces and nephews, Albert (Lois) Greene of Green Bay, Robert (Le Anne) Greene of Oshkosh; Kathy Greene of Green Bay, Janice (John) Tremain of Jefferson, Tom (Anne) Simonis, Bill (Mary) Simonis both of Oconomowoc, Bob (Patti) Simonis of California, Lynne (Tom) Egan of Omro. Also preceded in death by one brother and spouse, Carl and Frances Greene; one nephew, Fred Greene. Friends may call at Resurrection Parish, 333 Hilltop Drive (west off 3500 block of Libal), from 4 p.m. Friday until the time of the funeral. Mass of Christian Burial Friday 7 p.m. at the church with Rev. Doug LeCaptain officiating. Burial in Allouez Catholic Cemetery. MALCORE Funeral Home, 432-5579 is in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of other expressions of sympathy a memorial fund has been established in Paul’s memory.