Beatrice M. Neils
Beatrice N. Neils, 74, of 17925 County Road X, went to her eternal rest on Monday, March 6, 2000 at Sheboygan Memorial Medical Center, where she had been a patient for the past two weeks.
Beatrice was born March 7, 1925 in the town of Schleswig, the daughter of the late Edward and Mary (Binversie) Mueller. Beatrice attended Holy Trinity School.
Beatrice Mueller and Milan Neils were united in marriage on April 27, 1946.
They celebrated 50 years of marriage in 1996. The couple farmed in the town of Schleswig, retiring in 1982. Beatrice enjoyed gardening, playing cards and her nightly game of scrabble with her husband.
She was a lifelong member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in School Hill, where she was also a member of the Christian Women.
She is survived by her husband Milan, her three sons, Glenn (Delores), Randy (Sandy) and Mark (Sandy), all of Kiel. She is also survived by eight grandchildren, Craig (fiancee, Tola) and Christopher, Stephanie and Ryan and Joseph (special friend, Nicole), Jon, Eric and Erin. She is also survived by one sister, Rita Thiel, Sheboygan; four sisters-in-laws, Ruth (Henry) Arpke, Elkhart Lake, Arleen Gahagan, Valerie (Mutzie) Neils, Gladys (Milton) Mueller, all of Kiel, Lois (Dale) Brault of El Dorado; and three brothers-in-law, William (Theresa) Neils, Elwood (Joyce) Neils, both of Elkhart Lake, and Jerome Neils of Kiel. She was preceded in death by two infant children, Mary and Gregory; her sister, Judith and her brothers-in-law, Frederick Thiel, Hugh Gahagan and Warren Neils.
Funeral Mass will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 9, 2000 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, School Hill with the Rev. Gerald Sirois, pastor, and Deacon James Steffen officiating.
Burial will be in the church cemetery.
The family will greet relatives and friends on Thursday at the CHURCH, from 3 p.m. until the time of service.
A memorial has been established in her name.
Meiselwitz-Vollstedt Funeral home of Kiel is assisting the family.
Rosalie S. Valleskey
Rosalie S. Valleskey, 87, of Kiel, died Monday, March 6, 2000 at her home.
Rosalie is the former Rosalie Bleck born April 15, 1912 in Valders, daughter of the late Edward and Augusta Peters Bleck. She was a 1930 graduate of Valders High School.
On June 16, 1932, she married Adonis Valleskey in Valders. He preceded her in death on Feb. 28, 1955.
Prior to retirement, Rosalie worked for many years at Lake-to-Lake, Kiel.
She was a member of Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Louis Corners, the Ladies Aid and was a former member of the Manitowoc County Homemakers.
Rosalie loved to cook and was especially fond of gardening, where she took extra special care of her roses.
Survivors include her daughter-in-law, Ruth Valleskey, New Holstein; one son, David (Barbara) Valleskey, New Holstein; one daughter, Valonn (Joseph) Lettenberger, Green Lake; 10 grandchildren, 14 great- grandchildren and one nephew. She was preceded in death by her son, Valgene Valleskey, two brothers and five sisters.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, March 9, 2000 at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Louis Corners, with the Rev. Ted Olsen, officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Friends may call at the CHURCH, on Thursday, from 10:30 a.m. until the time of services.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established for Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church or PKU organization of Wisconsin.
The Meiselwitz-Vollstedt Funeral Home of Kiel is assisting the family.
Tom and Jane Montour
Deborah Jane Montour, age 46, and Thomas A. Montour, age
48, of W6909 Lake Drive, Shawano, died Monday, March 6,
2000, from injuries received in a traffic accident.
Jane was born July 22, 1953, in Milwaukee, the daughter of
Betty (Thiede-Ferry) Olson, and the late Charles D. Ferry.
Tom was born Sept. 10, 1951, in Shawano to Marjorie
(Gehrke) Montour and the late Lester R. Montour.
They were married July 14, 1973, in Milwaukee. They were
members of the Shawano United Methodist Church. They both
enjoyed riding motorcycles and were members of the Wolf River
Hog Chapter, Shawano.
Jane owned and operated Country School Charm, Shawano.
She was a member of Shawano Eiderdowns and enjoyed doing
craft work, driving her car, and decorating her home and business
for the holidays.
Tom owned and operated Montour Incorporated of Shawano
and Clintonville, and From the Hearth by Montours, Clintonville,
and was a former partner of the Landmark Hotel, Clintonville. He
was a member of Shawano Rotary Club and A.S.H.R.E.A. He
was always busy with a remodeling project.
They are survived by: three sons, Chad (fiancee, Beth
Erickson), Chris (special friend, Amanda Valenta), and James, all
Jane is further survived by: her mother and stepfather, Betty
and Arthur Olson, Milwaukee; sister, Karen (Paul) Shackelford,
Ft. Meyers, Fla.; brother, James (Carol) Ferry, Milwaukee.
Tom is further survived by: his mother, Marjorie Montour,
Shawano; two sisters, Nancy Montour, Kansas City, Kan., and
Marshia (Jan) Berg, Appleton. They both are survived by nieces,
nephews, other relatives and friends
Tom was preceded in death by a brother and sister.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 11, at 11 a.m. at
Peace United Church of Christ, Shawano, with the Rev. Raymond
Coombs and the Rev. Jacob Pruess officiating. Burial will be in
Lake Drive Cemetery , Town of Wescott. Friends may call at
Swedberg Funeral Home, Shawano, on Friday, March 10, from 4
until 8 p.m. and after 10 a.m. Saturday, at the church until the time
Bernard “BJ” Brady, age 85, Caroline, passed away Monday,
March 6, 2000, at Appleton Medical Center in Appleton. The
Rhodes & Beil Funeral Home in Tigerton is assisting the family.
Bernard Joseph Brady was born July 9, 1914, at Tigerton, the
son of the late Edward H. and Etta Brady. He was a graduate of
Tigerton High School and was united in marriage to Helen Berg at
Tigerton. On Jan. 5, 1952, Bernard was united in marriage to Ruth
Mae Gruenstern at Tigerton. She passed away in September of
1983. On May 12, 1984, Bernard was united in marriage to
Marcella Hubert Peterman at Marion. BJ was a lifetime resident of
the area, living in the Town of Wyoming, rural Tigerton and in
Caroline since 1984. During the 1940’s, BJ was a director of the
Tigerton bank and lived his life as a master carpenter in the area,
building houses and anything of wood. He was a member of St.
Mary’s Catholic Church in Marion and St. Anthony’s Catholic
Church in Tigerton. BJ loved horses, harness racing, a good chew
and building things for his family.
Survivors include: his wife, Marcella; one son, William (Mary)
Brady of Tigerton; three stepchildren, Sharon (Carl) Briske of
Pella, Judy (Don) Blaese of Appleton, Jeannie (Harold) Schmidt
of Marion; four grandchildren, William J. (Sandy) Brady of
Tigerton, Brenda A. (Scott) Wedemayer of Tigerton, Burton E.
(Juli) Brady of Tigerton, Bruce A. (special friend, Michelle) Brady
of Tigerton; seven great-grandchildren, Melanie, Brandon, Jeremy,
Joshua, Amanda, Rachael, Scott; ten step-grandchildren; one
sister, Helen Berg of Tigerton; one brother, Patrick (Irene) Brady
of Tigerton. BJ was preceded in death by his parents, an infant
great-granddaughter and one brother, Melvin Brady.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, March 9, at
10:30 a.m., at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Tigerton with
Father Michael Carroll officiating. Burial will be in Union
Cemetery in Tigerton. Friends may call from 4 until 8 p.m. this
evening, at Rhodes & Beil Funeral Home in Tigerton and again on
Thursday at the church from 9:30 a.m. until the time of
John Joseph Short was welcomed into Eternal Life by Our
Heavenly Father on March 6, 2000, at a local hospital.
He was born May 1, 1918, to Albert and Jenny Short. On
Nov. 29, 1944, he was united in marriage to Frances Kleczewski
at Hofa Park. John loved his wife and family, was devoted to his
church, and was passionate about farming. He was a lifetime
member of St. Lawrence Catholic Church, Navarino, serving
many years as trustee and usher. He was a 50 year member of the
Catholic Knights. John took great pride in farming his whole life
and was a member of the National Farmers Organization for many
Survivors include: his wife, Frances; sons, Ken (Marge) Short,
Gillett; Don (Carol) Short, De Pere; Steve (Carol) Short,
Navarino; Norbert (Mary) Short, Pulaski; Randy (Jean) Short,
Bonduel; Jerome Short, Chantilly, VA.; daughters, Shirley (Keith)
Johnson, Pulaski, Betty (Gene) Arendt, Green Bay, Marie (Steve)
Fischer, Cecil, Nancy (Dan) Nolan, Bonduel; 28 grandchildren; a
great-grandchild; brothers, Frank (Thersa) Short, Appleton, Mike
(Mona) Short, Mills Center; sisters, Anne Jarchow, Fullerton, CA,
Rose (Bob) Foley, Bakersfield, CA., Kate Short, Lancaster, CA.,
Mary (Gordy) Larson, Green Bay. He is further survived by
He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Jenny
Short-Klarner; stepfather, Ed Klarner; a brother, Joe (Irene)
Short; a sister, Helen (Ed) Jach; brothers-in-law, Gordon Larson
and Karl Jarchow; and a nephew, Clayton Short.
Friends may call at Muehl-Boettcher Funeral Home, Seymour,
from 4 until 8 p.m. Thursday, March 9, with a parish prayer
service at 8 p.m. to close the evening. Visitation will continue after
9:30 a.m. Friday at St. Lawrence Catholic Church, Navarino, with
a funeral Mass at 11 a.m. with Father Paul Paider and Sister
Charlotte Rebbe officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established.
A special thank you to Doctors Neu, Lawton, Smith and Blink;
the staff of Royce C. Lin Memorial Dialysis Center, Green Bay;
and the staff at St. Vincent Hospital for their special care, love,
and support the past seven years.
Theodore C. Amenson,
77, joined his wife, Agnes, in Heaven on what would have
been her 75th birthday, Tuesday, March 7, 2000. He was born April 8, 1922, in
Green Bay to the late Chester and Jenny (Taylor) Amenson. He was a U.S. Army
veteran of World War II, stationed in Europe. On Sept. 24, 1942, he married the
former Agnes Boehm at Holy Martyrs of Gorcum Catholic Church; she preceded
him in death April 28, 1994. Ted was employed by Crosby's Heavy Duty Wrecker
Service for many years, and later restored cars from his home. He was an avid
Packers fan and enjoyed reading, fishing and particularly restoring cars
Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Joe and Karen
Suamico; and John and Carol Amenson, Abrams; five daughters and sons-in-law,
Barbara and Dale Preslaski, Green Bay; Patricia and Roger Berg, Green Valley;
Marcia and John Wertelusky, Green Bay; Linda and Richard Lax, Green Bay; and
Cindy and Curtis Frisque, Suamico; 19 grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; one
brother and sister-in-law, John and Martha Amenson, Cadillac, Mich.; three
sisters and brothers-in-law, Margaret and Robert Sucharski, Caladonia, Mich.;
Virginia and Edward Splingaire, River Grove, Ill.; Elmeda and Bill Hill,
He was also preceded in death by one brother, George.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Lyndahl Funeral
Ave. at Ridge Rd., where a Parish Wake Service will be held at 7 p.m. Visitation
continues after 10 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, where a Mass of
Christian Burial will take place at 11 a.m. Entombment in Allouez Chapel
The family would like to thank Dr. James McGovern for the care
that was provided
to their father with his cancer treatment several years ago.
Brian Baillie, 57, passed
away March 1, 2000, at University of Wisconsin Hospital
in Madison. He was born Nov. 26, 1942, the son of George and Helen Baillie.
Brian was a graduate of Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. He
excelled at football, basketball and particularly baseball. He was active throughout
his life as a player, coach and fan. He served in the United States Army 1967 to
1968. Brian was active with Big Brothers and Mentored troubled youths. He was
also an avid reader, music fan, art lover, gardener and motorcycle enthusiast. For
many years Brian was employed at Fort Howard Corp. as Director of Advertising
and Marketing Services from 1987 until 1993. Most recently, he was employed at
S & S Cycle in Viola.
He is survived by his wife, Susan; children, Kathryn
Nicholson, John Nicholson,
Kristin (David) Schrader; grandson, Levi Schrader; mother, Helen Baillie; sister,
Bonnie (Richard) Konsinowski; brother, Geoffrey (Lynn) Baillie; special nieces,
nephews, friends and animal companions.
He was preceded in death by his father and grandparents.
A memorial fund has been established in Brian's name to
serving needy children and homeless animals.
Please send contributions to: Brian Baillie Memorial Fund,
First National Bank,
102 W. Commercial St., Viola, WI 54664.
There will be no services.
(Mrs. Thomas "Kate")
(Mrs. Thomas "Kate") Farrell, 78, 1305 Brookwood Dr.,
died Monday, March 6, 2000. She was born Sept. 2, 1921 to the late Joseph and
Mary (Zeitler) Spoerl. On July 15, 1944 she married Thomas Farrell at St. Patrick
Catholic Church, Green Bay. She enjoyed her family and friends and was active in
several card clubs.
Survivors include her children and their spouses, Pat
Richardson, John Farrell and
his special friend Emilie, all of Green Bay; Bill and Marsha Farrell, Suamico; Mary
and Augustine Rodriguez, Rice Lake, Wis.; Liz and John Stewart, Lexington, Ky.;
Eileen and Kim Flinchum, Green Bay; Michael and Marilyn Farrell, Madison,
Wis.; Jean and Paul Holtan, Madison; Katie and Dave Wingert, St. Paul, Minn.;
25 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; a sister, Marcella Holubar, Green Bay;
three sisters-in-law and a brother-in-law, Bernadette Spoerl, Niles, Mich.; Arleen
Hanaway, Greenleaf; Kay Berg, De Pere; and Ed Farrell, Appleton.
She was preceded in death by her husband Thomas in 1984; a
son, Michael John
in 1946; a grandson, Erik Holtan; two brothers, Joseph and Gibby; and two
sisters, Ginny and Becky.
Friends may call at Nativity of Our Lord Catholic Church, 2770
S. Oneida St., from
2 to 6 p.m. Thursday. The Mass of Christian Burial will be at 6 p.m. Thursday at
the church with the Rev. James Hablewitz officiating. Burial will be in St. Patrick
Cemetery, Askeaton. A memorial fund is being established in her name.
Everyone should be so lucky to have a mother like Kate. The
door of the Farrell's
was always open to family and friends. If friends were at the house at mealtimes
there were extra place settings and enough food to feed them. She was a born
storyteller and could throw a party together in record time. Eleven-Eleven. God
Blaney Funeral Home is assisting the Farrell family.
Mrs. Mary "Peg"
"Peg" Gooding, 83, Green Bay, died peacefully Monday, March 6,
2000, at a local nursing home on her late husband Robert's birthday. She was
born on May 25, 1916, in Green Bay to the late Max and Margaret (Decker)
Schmidt. On July 11, 1936, Peg married Robert Gooding. He preceded her in
death on Oct. 6, 1991. She was a long time member at Grace Lutheran Church
and a member of the Priscilla Circle. She was a devoted mother to her children,
grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and all of her cats. She also loved gardening,
outdoors, and traveling.
Survivors include four sons, Al (Mary Ann) Gooding, Allouez;
Gooding, Allouez; Tom Gooding, Green Bay; John (Liezel) Gooding, Robinsdale,
Minn.; one daughter, Judi Cropsey and her special friend Dan Wilhelm, Green
Bay; one daughter-in-law, Gayle Gooding, Green Bay; many grandchildren and
great-grandchildren; one brother-in-law, Terry Gunderson, Waupun; nephews and
nieces; other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by one son, Michael; one son-in-law,
two sisters, Virginia and Maxine.
Friends may call at Proko-Wall Funeral Home, 1630 E. Mason
St., from 4 p.m. to
7 p.m. Friday . Funeral Service at 7 p.m. at the Funeral Home, Chaplain Stan
Lillich officiating. Burial in Greenwood Cemetery, De Pere.
The family wishes to express their gratitude to the staff at
Nursing Home for all the care they have given our mother over the years.
Kasten, Arthur A.
Arthur A. Kasten, 92,
Bonduel, died Monday, March 6, 2000, at Deerview
Meadows Assisted Living Facility, Shawano. He was born March 28, 1907, to the
late Johann Fredric and Mathilda (Bahrke) Kasten in the Town of Angelica. Arthur
married Esther Moede March 28, 1930, in Waukegan, Ill. The couple lived in Long
Lake where Arthur worked as a logger until they moved to a farm north of Bowler
in 1936. Arthur was an active member of the community and was involved as a
leader of the Ever Ready 4-H Club, served on the Bowler School Board and the
Farm Bureau and Equity Organizations and the Bowler Advancement Association.
The Kastens retired from farming in 1968 and moved to Bonduel where Arthur
worked for Equity Livestock and Froelich Upholstery. He was a member of St.
Paul Lutheran Church, Bonduel and served on the Men's Club, Usher and
Cemetery Committees. He resided at Deerview Meadows since 1998.
Survivors include his wife, Esther; and children, Betty Ann
Sturgeon Bay; Fred (Jane) Kasten, Omro; Judy (Charles) Aldrian, Birchwood;
Roger (Pearl) Kasten, Shawano; Marie (Ted) Salgado, Milwaukee; Ruth (Pedro)
San Drego, Gulf Breeze, Fla.; and Esther (Mike) Wiercinski, Pulaski; 23
grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; a brother, John (Margaret) Kasten, Gillett;
brother-in-law, Norman Burmeister, Shawano; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Suzanne; three infant
sisters, Esther Burmeister and Ann Kasten; a brother, Harry Kasten and
sister-in-law, Emma Kasten.
Funeral service will be Friday, March 10, at 11 a.m. at St.
Paul Lutheran Church,
Bonduel, with Pastor Leonard Wildauer officiating. Burial will be in the church
cemetery. Friends may call at Wendt Funeral Home, Bonduel, Thursday 4 to 8
p.m. and at the church on Friday from 10 a.m. to the time of service.
The family wishes to extend its thanks and heartfelt gratitude
to the staff at
Deerview Meadows and Pastor Wildauer for their support and assistance during
these difficult days.
Peterson, Robert L.
Robert L. Peterson,
68, Mountain, Wis., formerly of Suamico, went to be with His
Lord on Monday, March 6, 2000. His wife, Jeanette and children were by his side.
He was born to Eric and Amanda (Zemke) Peterson, in the town of Mosling, Wis.
(Gillett area) on Oct. 12, 1931. Robert graduated from Gillett High School Class of
1950. He served in the U.S. Air Force 1950-1952 and received an honorable
discharge. He married the former Jeanette Westerfeld on Aug. 4, 1956, in Zachow,
Wis., celebrating 44 years of marriage. Robert retired in 1993 after 30 years
working for Westerfeld Oil. He was a Charter Member of Mt. Olive Lutheran
Church, Suamico, and was active in the Suamico Rec. Dept. and the
Howard-Suamico Business and Professional Association. He enjoyed playing
softball with many different leagues in Suamico and also enjoyed fishing and
hunting in Mountain, Wis.
He is survived by his wife, Jeanette, Mountain; children,
Dixie (Chris) Mueller, and
children Stacy and Whitney, Neenah; Dawn (Tom) Sawyer and son, Tom Jr.,
Green Bay; Denise (Tim) Collette and children, Erin, Lindsey and Alex, Green
Bay; Dale (Lynn) Peterson, and children Tyler and Brennan, Sobieski; mother,
Amanda Wilke, Bonduel; one sister, Naomi (Adolph) Block, Gillett;
brothers-in-law, Leon (Patricia) Westerfeld, Cecil; Dennis (Kathy) Westerfeld,
Zachow; sister-in-law, Carol (Gordon) Mundt, Arbor Vitae; further survived by
aunts, uncles, many nieces, nephews and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Eric Peterson;
stepfather, August Wilke;
father and mother-in-law, Ernest and Lorena Westerfeld; many aunts and uncles.
The family will receive friends at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church,
2460 Mt. Olive Drive,
Suamico, on Thursday, March 9, 2000, from 2:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Funeral
service 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the church, with Pastor Larry Nast officiating. Burial
in Gillett, Wis. Pfotenhauer Funeral Home, West, 1145 Cardinal Lane, Howard, is
assisting the family. Harold J. Pfotenhauer, Funeral Director, 434-2060.
The family would like to thank the nurses and staff on the 6th
Floor ICU Unit of
St. Vincent Hospital. In lieu of flowers and other expressions of sympathy a
memorial fund h as been established in Robert's name at the funeral home.
FUNERAL HOME WEST
Ruby Sager, 84, Kewaunee, died
Monday, March 6, 2000, at the Kewaunee
Health Care Center. She was born April 16, 1915, in the Town of Carlton, to the
late Clement and Josephine (Walecka) Cherveny. She married Howard Sager on
July 25, 1933 in Norman. He later preceded her in death in 1965. She worked at
Hamilton Manufacturing of Two Rivers for many years until retiring. She was a
lifelong member of St. Joseph Church, Norman and the Rosary Society. She was
also a member of St. Theresa Ct. 1057 Women's Catholic Order of Foresters of
She was survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Jeanette and
Kewaunee; three grandsons, Keith (Ruth) Christman, Denmark; David (Sandi)
Christman, Kewaunee; Douglas (Friend Shelly) Christman, Tisch Mills; seven
great-grandchildren, Andrea, Katie, Michelle,Vicki, Megan, Jared and Craig
Christman; one brother, Clarence Cherveny, Kewaunee; two sisters and one
brother-in-law, Joyce Pribek, Kewaunee; Mary Ann and Robert Krynek,
She was preceded in death by one son, Leonard; two
grandchildren, Kris and
Kenneth Christman; one sister, Tillie Reich.
Friends may call after 4 p.m. Thursday and until 10:30 a.m.
Friday at Buchanan
Funeral Home. Parish Wake Service at 7 p.m. Funeral Service 11 a.m. Friday,
March 10, at St. Joseph Church, Norman, with the Rev. Gerald Kempen
officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery.
Schmidt, Arthur W.
Arthur W. Schmidt, 81,
Green Bay, died Tuesday morning, March 7, 2000, at a
local nursing home. Arthur was born Dec. 14, 1918, in Sherwood, Wis. to the late
Arthur and Alvina (Russ) Schmidt. He briefly served in the U.S. Army prior to
marrying the former Armella Reininger on Oct. 31, 1942, at St. Mary's Parish in
Greenleaf. After operating his own business as an auto mechanic for a period of
time, he acquired a position with Hudson-Sharpe Machine Company which later
became FMC Corporation. He was employed at FMC in various roles until his
retirement in 1980, at which time he held the position of shop superintendent.
Arthur was an amateur radio operator for 50 years with his call letters being
W9VGL. He also enjoyed playing the organ and building model trains and cars.
Arthur's greatest joy was spending time with his family.
Arthur is survived by his wife of 57 years, Armella; nine
children and their
spouses: Dennis and RoseMarie Schmidt, Green Bay; Judy and Tom Kunesh,
Stangelville; Delores Krouth, Green Bay; Illomay and Dennis Laach, Plymouth;
David Schmidt, Green Bay; Wendy and Richard Janosik, Lake Mills, Wis.; Patty
and Ed Delwiche, Clintonville; Stuart and Cathy Schmidt, Green Bay; and Steven
and Patti Schmidt, Green Bay; 21 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; two
sisters, Anna Morrow, Elaine and Warren Giese; three brothers, Jerry and Mary
Schmidt, Jim and Jean Schmidt and George and Jill Schmidt; many other
relatives and friends.
Friends may call at MALCORE Funeral Home, University Ave. at
Friday 4 to 8 p.m. Parish wake service Friday, 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Visitation will continue at the funeral home Saturday morning until the time of the
service. Funeral service Saturday 10 a.m. at Saints Peter and Paul Parish, with
the Rev. Thomas Farrell officiating.
Entombment at Allouez Chapel Mausoleum.
Author's family extends a special thank you to Dr. Mark
Villwock, nurses, staff
and volunteers of Unity Hospice, and everyone at Bornemann's Nursing Home.
Short, John Joseph
John Joseph Short was
welcomed into Eternal Life by Our Heavenly Father on
Mar. 6, 2000, at a local hospital. He was born May 1, 1918, to Albert and Jenny
Short. On Nov. 29, 1944, he was united in marriage to Frances Kleczewski at
Hofa Park. John loved his wife and family, was devoted to his church and was
passionate about farming. He was a lifetime member of St. Lawrence Catholic
Church, Navarino, serving many years as trustee and usher. He was a 50-year
member of the Catholic Knights. John took great pride in farming his whole life and
was a member of the NFO for many years.
Survivors include his wife, Frances; sons, Ken (Marge) Short,
Gillett; Don (Carol)
Short, De Pere; Steve (Carol) Short, Navarino; Norbert (Mary) Short, Pulaski;
Randy (Jean) Short, Bonduel; Jerome Short, Chantilly, Va.; daughters, Shirley
(Keith) Johnson, Pulaski; Betty (Gene) Arendt, Green Bay; Marie (Steve) Fischer,
Cecil; Nancy (Dan) Nolan, Bonduel; 28 grandchildren; a great-grandchild; brothers,
Frank (Theresa) Short, Appleton; Mike (Mona) Short, Mills Center; sisters, Anne
Jarchow, Fullerton, Calif.; Rose (Bob) Foley, Bakersfield, Calif.; Kate Short,
Lancaster, Calif.; and Mary (Gordy) Larson, Green Bay. He is further survived by
He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Jenny
stepfather, Ed Klarner; a brother, Joe (Irene) Short; a sister, Helen (Ed) Jach;
brothers-in-law, Gordon Larson and Karl Jarchow; and a nephew, Clayton Short.
Friends may call at MuehlBoettcher Funeral Home, Seymour, from
4 to 8 p.m.
Thursday with a Parish Prayer Service at 8 p.m. to close the evening. Visitation
will continue after 9:30 a.m. Friday at St. Lawrence Catholic Church, Navarino,
with a funeral Mass at 11 a.m. with Fr. Paul Paider and Sister Charlotte Rebbe
officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established.
A special thank-you to Drs. Neu, Lawton, Smith and Blink; the
staff of Royce C.
Lin Memorial Dialysis Center, Green Bay; and the staff of St. Vincent Hospital for
their special care, love and support the past seven years.
Tyrrell, William J.
William J. Tyrrell,
70, went on ahead on March 7, 2000, in his home in Naples,
Fla. He was born Aug. 5, 1929, in Chicago, Ill. to the late William J. and Catherine
Tyrrell (Broderick). He attended DePaul and Loyola Universities. He started his
career with Walgreens in the 1950's. While living in Chicago he served as
President of Steinway Ford Hopkins. He was made President and CEO of Shopko
in 1972. When he joined the company there were eleven stores with revenues of 8
million. Under his leadership they grew to 100 stores with revenues of 2 billion. He
was awarded Man of the Year by B'nai Brith in 1981. He was honored by Discount
Store Merchandiser for Discounters of the Year in 1989. He served on the Board of
Directors of IMRA; International Mass Retailing Association.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Mildred
(Fitzgerald); his sister,
Catherine Mary (Wilson); and baby brother Edwin.
William is survived by his loving wife, Kay A. (Cavanaugh);
daughters, Mary Beth
Cahill (James) of Glen Ellyn, Ill.; Patricia Ann DeBonville (John) of Plano, Texas;
Tamara Ann Kratowicz (James) of Green Bay, Wis.; Kari Crowley of Chicago, Ill.;
Kristin Crowley, of Brentwood, Calif.; sons, William J. Tyrrell (Leanne), and Eric
Crowley, all of Green Bay, Wis.; brother, Leonard M. Tyrrell (Patricia) of Crystal
Lake, Ill.; 16 grandchildren, James, Caroline, Julia, and Lauren Cahill; Jacquelyn
and Michael DeBonville; McKayla, Laurel, and Victoria Kratowicz; Erin, William,
Caitlin, Kelsey and Patrick Tyrrell; Nadine and Joelie Crowley.
Bill was loved as a man's man, as a friend, as a businessman,
a family man...
and as an Irishman. He will be truly missed by his family and friends.
Friends may call at Cotter Funeral Home, 860 North Webster
Avenue, De Pere,
Friday 4 to 8 p.m. The visitation will continue Saturday after 9 a.m. at
Resurrection Catholic Church, 333 Hilltop Dr., Allouez, Wis., until the time of
service. Mass of Christian Burial Saturday 11 a.m. at the church, with the
Reverend Paul Demuth officiating. Entombment at Allouez Chapel Mausoleum.
In lieu of flowers or other expressions of sympathy the family
contributions be made in Mr. Tyrrell's memory to the American Cancer Society.
Urban, Gerald D.
Gerald D. Urban, 69,
Green Bay, passed away on Monday, March 6, 2000, at
home with his family by his side, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was
born to Roman and Ann (Szumski) Urban on May 26, 1930, in Milwaukee, Wis.
Gerald served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict from
1952-1954, and received an honorable discharge. He married the former Nancy
Brown on Nov. 26, 1955 in Milwaukee, Wis. They moved to the Green Bay area in
1974. He worked in Retail Sales for many years and most recently worked at
Dentaloc on Velp Ave. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, golfing, traveling and listening
to Jazz music. Gerald was also a professional musician. He loved spending time
with his family, friends and especially his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife, Nancy, Green Bay; children,
Gregory (Connie), Green
Bay; Gary (Marina), Coral Gables, Fla.; Glenn (Christine), Green Bay; Gerald
(Wendy), Sheboygan; Sandra (Vincent) Price, Green Bay; ten grandchildren and
one on the way; one brother, Robert (Helen) Urban, Milwaukee; one sister, Joyce
(Kenneth) Thomas, Las Cruces, N.M.; brothers-in-law, Elmer (Phyllis) Brown,
Anderson Island, Wash.; Thomas Brown, Jackson, Wis.; sister-in-law, Doris
(John) Lepore, Homestead, Fla.; father-in-law, Elmer Brown, Cedar Lake, Wis.;
further survived by nieces, nephews and special friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; mother-in-law,
Antonia Brown; and
brother-in-law, William Brown.
The family will receive friends at the Pfotenhauer Funeral
Home East, 2379 East
Mason at Finger Road, across from the East Town Mall, on Thursday, March 9,
2000, for a memorial visitation from 4 to 7 p.m. Memorial service 7 p.m. Thursday
at the funeral home with the Rev. Robert Rhyner officiating. Burial in Wisconsin's
Veteran Memorial Cemetery, King, Wis. Andrew J. Pfotenhauer, Funeral Director,
In lieu of flowers and other expressions of sympathy a
memorial fund has been
established in Gerald's name at the funeral home.
FUNERAL HOME EAST
Chervenka, John F. --
Friends may call after 4 p.m. Wednesday at Buchanan
Funeral Home, Kewaunee. Wake Service at 7:30 p.m. and Foresters Rosary at 8
p.m. Funeral 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Lawrence Church with the Rev. Terry
Lacombe officiating. Burial in Parish Cemetery.
Huffman, Eunice T. -- Memorial services will be held at 10:30
Wednesday, March 8, 2000 at the First United Methodist Church, 501 Howe
Street, Green Bay.
There will be a gathering of relatives and friends of the
family from 9:30 a.m. until
the time of the services.
Cotter Funeral Home, De Pere, is assisting the family with arrangements.
Mashl, Mrs. John (Bertha) -- Friends may call at Ryan Funeral
Home, 305 North
Tenth St., De Pere, from 4 to 8 p.m today. Parish prayer service will be held at 7
p.m. Visitation will continue after 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Lourdes
Catholic Church, Suburban Drive at Lourdes Ave., De Pere, until time of service.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at
the Church with the
Rev. James Baraniak O. Praem, officiating. Burial to follow in the Mt. Calvary
Catholic Cemetery, De Pere.
Menne, Clayton E. "Bud" -- Friends may call at Proko-Wall
Funeral Home, 1630
E. Mason, from 3 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday. Funeral Service 6 p.m. at the funeral
home with the Rev. Im Jung officiating. Burial in Woodlawn Cemetery.
Vandertie, Harold J. -- Friends may call at MALCORE Funeral
Ave. at Baird St., from 2 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. Parish Wake Service 7 p.m. at
the funeral home. Thursday visitation will continue at Nativity of Our Lord Parish,
2270 South Oneida St., from 9:30 a.m. Thursday until the time of the funeral.
Funeral Thursday 11 a.m. at Nativity of Our Lord Parish with the Rev. James
Hablewitz officiating. Burial in Allouez Catholic Cemetery.