Published December 2, 2004
Valborg L. Benecke
Valborg L. Benecke, 89, Denmark. Visitation 4-8 p.m. today at Knutson-Cotter Funeral Home, 536 County R, Denmark, and 10-11 a.m. Friday at Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, 503 Grand Ave., Denmark. Funeral service 11 a.m. Friday at the church. Survivors include four daughters, Carol (Keith) Hansen, Denmark, Nancy (Hamlin) Last, Winneconne, Ellen (Richard) Storzer, Beaver Dam, Debbie Thompson (special friend, Steve Fredericks), Denmark; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters, Johannes Johnson, Hannah Schoen, Louie Johnson.
Audrey E. Benz
Audrey E. Benz, 71, Milwaukee. Visitation after 9:15 a.m. today at St. Mary Church, 1412 Main St., Luxemburg. Mass of Christian Burial 11 a.m. Thursday at the church. Survivors include one brother, Ronald (Phyllis) Benz, Luxemburg; two sisters, Jean (Bernard) Jossart, Green Bay, Rita (Al) Mathu, Pembine. McMahon Funeral Home, 530 Main St., Luxemburg, is assisting the family.
John S. De Grave
John S. De Grave, 43, Green Bay. Visitation 2-6:30 p.m. today at Malcore Funeral Home, 701 N. Baird St. Funeral 6:30 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Marie Ann Delvoye
Marie Ann Delvoye, 67, Suamico. Memorial visitation 4-5 p.m. today at Pfotenhauer Funeral Home West, 1145 Cardinal Lane, Howard. Memorial service 5 p.m. today at the funeral home. Survivors include her husband, Melvin, Suamico; three sons, Barry (Dorene) Delvoye, Denmark, Robert Delvoye, Suamico, Brad (Denise) Delvoye, Madison; two daughters, Brenda Delvoye, Gillett, Lynn Delvoye (Marty), Abrams; five grandchildren; five brothers, Keith (Shirley) Johnson, Herbie Johnson, Randy (Barb) Johnson, Jerry Johnson (Helen), Tony (Jackie) Johnson; six sisters, Faye VanCamphout, Gail (Dave) Hibbert, Loretta (Ron) Devroy, Sally Mills (Wayne Sommerfelt), Karen (Max) Kikenwitz, Carol (Fran) Kasson.
Gerald (Gerry) Lambert
Gerald (Gerry) Lambert, 70, Green Bay, died Tuesday afternoon, November 30, 2004, at a local nursing home. Born in Milwaukee, on January 1, 1934, he is the son of A. Lambert and the former Libby Chizek. Gerald attended St. Colette School in Jefferson, Wis., until 1992. Then he came home to live with his mother and work at Barc Industries until her death in 1999. Gerald lived at Jefferson Manor and later at Brown County Mental Health Center where he received excellent care. Thanks to the staff of both facilities.
Survived by his cousin: Robert Wezzlaff and family; Judy Bonnett and family; step uncles and aunts: Gordon Mallen, George and Beverly Mallien, Richard Mallien; Eleanor Ploor; his guardian: Geraldine Olson and her husband Russell and their children: Karen and Phil White; Carol and Randy Olson and family; Robert and Kathy Olson; other relatives and friends.
Preceded in death by his parents, grandparents; aunts, and uncles.
Visitation at St. Francis Xavier Cathedral, (corner of Doty and Monroe streets) from 9:30 a.m. Friday until the time of the funeral. Funeral 10:30 a.m. Friday at the cathedral with Rev. John Doerfler officiating. Burial in Allouez Catholic Cemetery. MALCORE Funeral Home, 432-5579 is in charge of arrangements.
Please visit www.malcorefuneralhome.com to send condolences to the family.
Curtis E. Scott
Curtis E. Scott, Sr. "Scotty," 83, Hobart. A private family service will be held at a later date. Survivors include his wife, Gayle; four sons, Harold Scott, Gerald Scott, Gary (Karen) Scott, Curtis (Wendy) E. Scott, Jr.; one daughter, Bonnie Aerts; stepchildren; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; one sister. Pfotenhauer Funeral Home West. 1145 Cardinal Lane, Howard, is assisting the family.
Published December 1, 2004
Marie Ann Delvoye
Marie Ann Delvoye, 67, Suamico. Arrangements are pending; Pfotenhauer Funeral Home West, 1145 Cardinal Lane, Howard, is assisting the family.
Sgt. Benjamin C. Edinger USMC
Sgt. Benjamin C. Edinger USMC, 24, Green Bay, died Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2004, in Bethesda, Md., as a result of injuries incurred in Iraq. He was born Oct. 15, 1980, in Green Bay. In 1999 Ben graduated from Green Bay West High School. He enjoyed working at Great Northern Stained Glass. During high school he played Rugby. He loved camping, the outdoors, weightlifting, and was an avid fisherman. Benjamin attended UW-Oshkosh before enlisting in the U.S. Marine Corps on Oct. 17, 2000. Sgt. Edinger was a member of the 2nd Force Reconnaissance Co. attached to the 24th Marines Expeditionary Unit in Iraq. While in the Marines, Sgt. Edinger was awarded a Purple Heart, the Presidential Unit Citation, the Combat Action Ribbon, the Navy Achievement Medal and the Global War on Terrorism Medal.
Survivors include his mother and stepfather, Rosanna and Randy Scannell, Green Bay; his father, Montfort Edinger and his fiance, Deanne Riemensnider, Plano, Ill.; a brother, James Edinger, Madison; his grandparents, Gerald and Barbara Downey, Green Bay; James and Helen Edinger, Townsend, Wis. and Clearwater, Fla.; his step-grandmother, Deleana Scannell, Green Bay; his great-grandmother, Marie Berg, Gladstone, Mich.; aunts, uncles and cousins.
Friends may call at Blaney Funeral Home, 1521 Shawano Ave., from 3 to 9 p.m. Friday. Friends may also call at St. Agnes Catholic Church, 1484 Ninth St. from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday. The Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the church with the Rev. Richard Getchel officiating. Military Committal Service will follow at Fort Howard Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in his name.
Frances Klopotic, 92, formerly Pulaski and Seymour. Visitation 6-8 p.m. today at Marnocha Funeral Home, 186 E. Pulaski St., Pulaski. Funeral service 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Linda L. (Ihlenfeldt) Mathis
Linda L. (Ihlenfeldt) Mathis, 59, Ashwaubenon. Visitation 4-8 p.m. Thursday at Cotter Funeral Home, 860 N. Webster Ave., De Pere, and 10-11 a.m. Friday at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 220 S. Michigan St., De Pere. Prayer service 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Mass of Christian Burial 11 a.m. Friday at the church. Survivors include her husband, Bill; one daughter, Robin (special friend, Tyler), at home; one son, Chad, at home; her mother, Gertrude Ihlenfeldt, De Pere; one brother, Len (Barb) Ihlenfeldt, Allouez; two sisters, Lanita (Ron) Tebo, Silverdale, Wash., Lola "Candy" Ihlenfeldt, Appleton.
Jessie McPherson, 96, Green Bay. Private services were held on a previous date. Proko-Wall Funeral Home and Crematory assisted the family.
Althea Rosenberg, 84, Oconto, formerly North Chase. Visitation 4-8 p.m. Thursday at Marnocha Funeral Home, 186 E. Pulaski St., Pulaski, and after 10 a.m. Friday at St. John's Lutheran Church, Morgan. Funeral service 11 a.m. Friday at the church. Survivors include three daughters, Priscilla (Jerry) Druckrey, Pulaski, Susie (Dean) Calewarts, Oconto, Cindy Rosenberg, Milwaukee; three sons, Phillip Rosenberg, Milwaukee, Bruce (Susan) Rosenberg, Oconto, Scott (Ann) Rosenberg, Little Suamico; 12 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; one sister, Lois Luepke, Shawano.
Published February 21, 2005
Richard Henry Brienen
Richard Henry Brienen, 75, Green Bay. Funeral arrangements are pending. Proko-Wall Funeral Home and Crematory, 1630 E. Mason St., is assiting the family.
Leland "Pete" Gaffney
Leland "Pete" Gaffney, 96. Funeral arrangements are pending. Schauer and Schumacher Funeral Home, 340 S. Monroe Ave, is assisting the family.
Charles Guhl. Funeral arrangements are pending. Lyndahl Funeral Home, 1350 Lombardi Ave., is assisting the family.
Frederick "Fred" W. Neveu
Frederick "Fred" W. Neveu, 92, Green Bay. Funeral arrangements are pending. Schauer and Schumacher Funeral Home, 340 S. Monroe Ave., is assisting the family.
Mitchell P. Pieschek
Mitchell P. Pieschek, 76, Town of Eaton, died unexpectedly Friday, Feb. 18, 2005. He was born Nov. 22, 1928, in the Town of Eaton to the late Walter and Mary (Jurczykowski) Pieschek. Mitchell married the former Marcie Deterville May 30, 1953, at St. Amands Catholic Church in Walhain. Mitch and Marcie owned and operated a dairy farm in the Town of Eaton for many years. He was also employed by Leichts Dock for over 20 years. Mitch enjoyed his job at the recycling center for the Town of Eaton and could be seen at many rummage sales always looking for a bargain. Mitch was a member of Prince of Peace Parish.
He is survived by his wife, Marcie and their three children; Glen (Sue) Pieschek, Sturgeon Bay, Mary Ellen Pieschek, Town of Eaton, JoAnn Pieschek, Denmark, and Dale Suster; a son-in-law, Steve Le Fevre, Town of Eaton; nine grandchildren, Sara (Joe) Paye, Gregg (Bobbi Jo), Curt (Kelly), Keith and Doug Pieschek, Craig, Tricia, Michael and Lauren Le Fevre; two great-grandchildren, Bethany and Grace; two sisters, Bazilia Wypishinski and Angeline Danielski, both of Green Bay; five sisters-in-law, Lorraine Pieschek , Green Bay, Catherine Pieschek, Town of Eaton, Excelda Pieschek, De Pere, Marina Gerstner, Green Bay, Mary Jane Deterville, New Franken, Erv and Dolores Deterville, Luxemburg, Don and Lillian Deterville, Town of Eaton, Harold and Carol Deterville, Green Bay; nieces, nephews and many friends.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Janet Le Fevre; four sisters and five brothers-in-law, Verna (Frank) Cherney, Pauline (Clarence) Vanden Plas, Magdolen (Pete) Ostrenga, Evelyn Pieschek, Louis Danielski and Norbert Wypishinski; four brothers, Frank, Chet, Don, and Adam; four sisters-in-law, Bertha La Luzerne, Armella (Cliff) Vander Meuse, Donna Koss, La Verne Deterville; two brothers-in-law, Lawerence Gerstner and Le Roy Deterville.
Friends may call at the Proko-Wall Funeral Home and Crematory, 1630 E. Mason St., from 4 to 8 p.m. today and after 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Prince of Peace Catholic Church Holy Trinity Site until time of Mass. Parish wake service 7 p.m. Monday. Mass of Christian Burial 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the church with Rev. Ron Belitz officiating. Entombment at Nicolet Memorial Gardens.