Marie Terrien(1930 - 2014)

Terrien, Marie

Marie Terrien, age 84, of Green Bay, joined her loving husband in heaven on Thursday, April 3, 2014. Marie was born on February 26, 1930, daughter of the late Joseph and Irene (Chrech) Kagerbauer. She spent her beginning years and grew up in the towns of Blackwell and Laona, WI. On November 11, 1950 at St. Leonard's Catholic Church in Laona, Marie was united in marriage to Donald "Gunner" Terrien. He preceded her in death on June 6, 2010.

Marie enjoyed reading, gardening, watching birds and especially loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Marie is survived by her five children, Michael (Maryann), Stephanie Nies, Steve (Claudia), Shelley (Dennis) Wendricks and Laurel (Joseph) Michell; 10 grandchildren, Heather (Sean) Vermillion, Donn Terrien, Jamie (Stephen) Fuge, Samantha Terrien, Christopher (Kristyn) Nies, Justin Nies, Philip Terrien, Nathan (Kristina) Wendricks, Megan (Tom) Wampler and Abbi (Gregory) Severson; great-grandchildren Elyse Wampler, Samuel Wampler, Gracelyn and Charlotte Severson, Arianna Wendricks. She is further survived by four sisters, Stella Piontek, Janice Nemetz, Carol (Pat) Goral and Donna Printz; a sister-in-law, Bernice Besaw, a brother-in-law, Leroy (Claire) Terrien as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents and husband, Marie was preceded in death by a sister, Betty Fuller; two sisters-in-law, Mabel (Roy) Beard, Florence (Orvis) Resler; two brothers-in-law, Frank Besaw and Richard Piontek.

Visitation for Marie will be held on Monday, April 7, 2014 at Lyndahl Funeral Home, 1350 Lombardi Avenue, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m., a vigil service will be held at 6:30 p.m.. Visitation will continue on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at St. Jude Catholic Church, 1423 Kellogg Street from 10:00 a.m. until the hour of Mass at 11:00 with the Rev. Ryan Krueger officiating. Marie will be laid to rest at Fort Howard Memorial Park.

Online condolences may be expressed at

The family would like to offer a special thank you to Unity Hospice and the Bellin 4th floor staff who supported Marie and her family during her illness.


Funeral Home

Lyndahl Funeral Home
1350 Lombardi Avenue Green Bay, WI 54304

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Apr. 5 to Apr. 6, 2014