Isabel B. Bole
Isabel B. Bole, 92, Green Bay. Visitation 6-7 p.m. today at Proko-Wall Funeral Home, 1630 E. Mason St. Survivors include one daughter, Lorraine Gestrich; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren.
Helen M. Garrity
Helen M. Garrity, 93, of Green Bay, died early Thursday morning, March 11, 2004 at a local hospital. The daughter of the late William and Nellie (Titulaer) Bertrand was born November 9, 1910, in West De Pere. Helen worked in her early years at Western Union. She was one of the founders of Riverview Lumber Company in 1936 and remained the bookkeeper for Riverview for sixty five years. On September 17, 1930, she married George L. Garrity at St. Boniface Catholic Church in De Pere. He preceded her in death on January 30, 1993.
Survivors include one daughter and son-in-law, Helen (Donald) Vande Hei, four sons and three daughters-in-law, James Garrity, Robert and Mary Garrity, George Jr. and Donna Garrity, Patrick and Andre Garrity, 28 grandchildren, 63 great-grandchildren, and 14 great-great-grandchildren, one sister, Ethel Josephs, one brother-in-law, Carl Thirion. She was preceded in death by her husband, George, one daughter-in-law, Betty Garrity, one brother-in-law, Hugo Josephs, four brothers, Leo (Josie), Francis (Ethel), Eugene (Vi), Howard (Kay), and two sisters, Marion (Jerome) Kane and Gertrude Thirion.
Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. today (Friday) at RYAN FUNERAL HOME, 305 N. Tenth St., De Pere. Parish prayer service will be held at 6:30 p.m. Visitation will continue after 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Sebastian Catholic Church, Isaar, until time of service. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 13, 2004, at the church with the Rev. David Ashbeck officiating. Burial in St. Sebastian Cemetery.
The family extends a sincere thank you to Unity Hospice for their kindness and support. You'll always be remembered with respect and love.
Bernadine Hernet, 86, Sobieski. Visitation 4-8 p.m. today at Marnocha Funeral Home, 186 E. Pulaski St., Pulaski, and after 9 a.m. Saturday at St. John Cantius Church, 6051 Noble St., Sobieski. Wake service 6 p.m. today at the funeral home. Funeral Mass 10 a.m. Saturday at the church. Survivors include three daughters, Donna (Jim) Omernik, La Crosse, Sharon Hernet, Sobieski, Gail (Paul) Springsteen, Waupaca; one son, Dennis (Mary Ann) Hernet, Manitowoc; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.
Arved E. Jensen
Arved E. Jensen, 77, Ashwaubenon, died Wednesday, March 10, 2004. He was born March 23, 1926, to the late Erhard and Ellinor (Behse) Jensen in Malusy, Poland. He resided in Germany and Austria before immigrating to the United States in 1952. He met Rose Spolarich in Minneapolis and they were married September 10, 1955. He was employed by Paper Converting Machine Co. for 32 years, retiring in 1990. Arved was a member of Grace Lutheran Church and its Mens' Breakfast Bible Study, a member of Venture Ski Club, Learning in Retirement at UWGB and St. Vincent Hospital's Cancer Support Group. For 30+ years, he spent a long weekend each June fishing with his buddies. Arved was an avid gardener and downhill skier. He also loved telling stories and the time that he spent with his family.
Survivors include his wife of 48 years, Rose; his three children, Mark and Sally Jensen, Sheboygan; Karen and Mike Roberts, Van Dyne, Wisconsin; and Peter and Louanne Jensen, De Pere; seven grandchildren, Kurt and Drew Jensen, Claire and Sean Roberts, and Benjamin, Zachary and Nicholas Jensen; and one sister-in-law, Mary Ulcher, Eveleth, Minn.; and many relatives in Europe with whom he kept in close contact.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant sister and a brother, Arno. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, March 12, (TODAY) at Lyndahl Funeral Home, Lombardi Avenue at Ridge Road. Complimentary valet parking will be available. Visitation will continue after 1 p.m. Saturday at Grace Lutheran Church, 321 S. Madison St., where the funeral service will take place at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Larry Lange officiating. Interment will be at Allouez Catholic Cemetery.
Memorials directed to the family will be used for Learning in Retirement and Wisconsin Public Radio. The family would like to thank Dr. Gerald Bayer, the staff of Green Bay Oncology, and the nursing staffs of St. Vincent Hospital 9th floor and Unity Hospice for the wonderful care that was given.
Ralph C. Maske
Ralph C. Maske, 80, Oconto, formerly of Green Bay, died Thursday morning, March 11, 2004, at a local nursing home. Born in Green Bay on April 12, 1923, he is the son of the late William and Leauntie Maske. Ralph served in the U.S. Navy from 1941-1945. On July 20, 1946 he married the former Isabelle Meyer and she preceded him in death on August 8, 1982. Ralph owned Maske Electric in Green Bay and was a member of the Teamsters Local 158. He enjoyed golfing and was an avid Packer fan.
Survived by his four children and their spouses: Kathy (Jim) Bonjean of Green Bay; Darlene (Bill) Perra of Green Bay; Cliff (Gail) Maske of Decatur, Ill.; Jerry (Kathy) Maske of Green Bay; nine grandchildren: Mitch, Michelle, Matthew, Mike, Stacy, Victoria, Stephanie, Brandy, and Dana; seven great grandchildren and one on the way: Samantha, Michaela, Tabatha, Tyler, Dakota, Isabella, and Gabriele; two sisters: Rose Mary Nichol of Green Bay; Donna Gore of Florida; two brothers-in-law: Art Laudenklos of Alabama; Paul Myers of Colorado; many nieces, nephews and friends.
Preceded in death by his beloved wife, Isabelle; one son: Joseph Maske; three brothers: Robert, Giles, and Francis Maske; two sisters: Janette Laudenklos and Gladys Myers; two brothers-in-law: Jim Nichol and Kermit Newhouse; one sister-in-law: Emma Maske; and several of Isabelleās siblings and their spouses.
Friends may call at WEST MASON MALCORE Funeral Home, 1530 W. Mason St., from 2 p.m. Saturday until the time of the funeral. Funeral 6 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home with Rev. Bill Swichtenberg officiating. Entombment in Allouez Chapel Mausoleum.
Special thanks to his granddaughter Brandy Maske for being there to spend the last moments with Ralph before he passed away.
Special thanks to staff and nurses of San Luis Medical and Rehab. Center; the staff and nurses of Heartland Hospice (Ann, Heidi, Sue, Nancy, and Regina); Erica at St. Mary Hospital.
Clarence Nuthals, 81, Green Bay. Visitation 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at Proko-Wall Funeral Home, 1630 E. Mason St. Funeral service 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
George R. Nuthals
George R. Nuthals, 68, Green Bay. Visitation at Blaney Funeral Home, 1521 Shawano Ave., from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, and at St. Agnes Catholic Church, 1484 Ninth St., from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday. Mass of Christian Burial 11 a.m. Tuesday at the church. A complete obituary will be in the Sunday edition of the News-Chronicle.
Beverly J. Zepnick
Beverly J. Zepnick, 68. Visitation 4-8 p.m. today at Lyndahl Funeral Home, 1350 Lombardi Ave., and after 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Patricks's Catholic Church, 211 N. Maple Ave. Wake service 6 p.m. today at the funeral home. Mass of Christian Burial 11 a.m. Saturday at the church. Survivors include three daughters, Debbie (Timothy) Ashmann, Pamela (Terry) Gutzman, Lauri Zepnick (fianc, Terry Manlick); five sons, Denis Jr. (Ruth Ann) Zepnick, Daniel (Aggie) Zepnick, Joseph (Teresa) Zepnick, Brian (Shirley) Zepnick, Bruce (Tracy) Zepnick; 18 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; one brother, Darrell DeWilde; two sisters, Audrey Cropsey, Germaine Hyde.
Margaret "Peg" Allaire
Margaret "Peg" Allaire, 85, Green Bay. Memorial gathering noon-1 p.m. March 27 at Schauer & Schumacher Funeral Home, 340 S. Monroe Ave. Survivors include three children, Margot Allaire, Las Vegas, Nev., Perren Allaire, Madison, Caryn Fearne, London, England; two grandchildren; three great-grandchildren.
Felix Klarkowski, 77, Green Bay. Visitation 4-8 p.m. Friday at Proko-Wall Funeral Home, 1630 E. Mason St. and 9-10 a.m. Saturday at St. Bernard Catholic Church, 2040 Hillside. Parish wake service 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Mass of Christian Burial 10 a.m. Saturday at the church.
Bridget C. (De Cleene) Loehlein
Bridget C. (De Cleene) Loehlein, 89, a De Pere resident, passed away Wednesday, March 10, 2004. She was born on Nov. 1, 1914 to the late Bernard and Florence (Doherty) De Cleene. She married Arthur W. Loehlein at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in De Pere on April 30, 1938; he preceded her in death on March 31, 1986. Bridget was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, De Pere, its Altar Society and the 3rd Order of St. Francis. She was a strong Democrat, an avid Packer fan, and always enjoyed a lively card game.
Survivors include two daughters, Marcelyn Loehlein, De Pere, and Evelyn (Harrison) Fry, Thunder Lake; four grandchildren, Jane, Patrick, Susan, and Tricia; four great-grandchildren, Jacob, Jonathan, Ariel, and Uma; one brother, Kenneth (Helen) De Cleene, Green Bay; one sister, Dolores Eckhardt, Milwaukee; sister-in-law, Eleanor Jacobs, De Pere; family friend, Rev. Francis Reinke; many cousins, nieces and nephews; and many deaf students that lived with her over the years.
Bridget was preceded in death by her daughter, Sister Mary Ellen; three brothers and one sister, Ray De Cleene, Rusty De Cleene, Clem De Cleene, and Mary Kay Hartel.
Family and friends may call Saturday, March 13, 2004 from 9:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 220 S. Michigan St., De Pere. Mass of Christian Burial 11:30 a.m. Saturday with the Rev. V. Anthony Dolski officiating. Entombment will be in Allouez Chapel Mausoleum.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in Bridget's name to the Ama Foundation, which provides a home and education for underprivileged children in Nepal. Cotter Funeral Home, De Pere, is assisting the family.
Gladys F. Olejniczak
Gladys F. Olejniczak, 94, Green Bay. Visitation noon-1 p.m. Saturday at St. Matthew Catholic Church, 2575 S. Webster Ave. Mass of Christian Burial 1 p.m. Saturday at the church. Survivors include two nephews, Bob (Dorothy) Rusch, Green Bay, Terry (Annette) Everard, Milwaukee; one niece, Judy (Dave) Maret, Milwaukee. Malcore Funeral Home, 701 N. Baird St., is assisting the family.
Leviticus (Levi) Young
Leviticus (Levi) Young, 38, Green Bay. Visitation 11 a.m.-noon Friday at Church of Christ, Kenosha. Survivors include his wife, Tina Kaszinski; four daughters, Keara, Green Bay, Phleecee, Green Bay, Mahogany, Kenosha, Sianni, Kaukauna; one son, Leviticus Jr., Green Bay; four sisters, Gloria, Dorehea (Jackie), Bernice (Theopolis), Kenosha and Mary, Michigan City; one brother, Charles, Green Bay; father and mother-in law James and Dixie Kaszinski, Oconto.