Quandt, James A.
James A. Quandt, 81, of the Town of Breed, passed away on Saturday, January 18, 2014 at his home under the care of Southern Care Hospice. He was born in the Town of Breed on October 15, 1932 to Chris and Anna (Zieries) Quandt.
James served his country in U.S. Navy from 1952-1954. On June 5, 1954, he married Evelyn School at St. Michaels Catholic Church in Suring. James worked at Allen Bradley in Milwaukee until the time he moved back to Suring. After moving back to Suring, he worked as a logger until he started working at New Line in Suring and worked there until he retired. James continued working after retirement as a transport driver for Newview Industries.
He was the board supervisor for the Town of Breed for six years. James enjoyed hunting, fishing and berrypicking.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years Evelyn, daughter, Karen (Jeffrey) Hoffman of Appleton, son Mark (Amy) Quandt of Suring, 4 grandchildren: Nicholas, Jennifer, Bradley (Ashley Moore) and Taylor, sisters, Luella (Chester) Schuettpelz of Suring, Edna (Roman) Gipp of Seymour and Dorothy (Richard) Witt of Suring, brothers, John (Oriean) Quandt of Shawano, Gerald (Geraldine) Quandt of Green Bay, Melvin (Jean) Quandt of Breed and Orville (Bette) Quandt of Suring and sisters-in-law, LaVerne (Norman) Kufner, Eunice School and Evelyn School. James is further survived by numerous nieces and nephews
A gathering of family and friends will be held on Friday, January 24 from 9:00-11:00 a.m. at St. Michaels Catholic Chapel, Junction. Memorial Mass will follow at 11:00 a.m. Inurnment will be at a later date in the Town of Breed Cemetery. Weber-Hill Funeral Home is assisting the family. Online condolences at www.weberhillfuneralhome.com
The family would like to extend a special thank you to all the loving nurses from Southern Care. Their hospice help was greatly appreciated.
Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette on Jan. 20, 2014