Micksch, Sr., Thomas
Thomas Micksch Sr., 84, Green Bay, passed away Monday, March 10, 2014, surrounded by his family. Born on August 3, 1929, in Green Bay, he is the son of the late James (Ethel) Micksch, Jr. Thomas graduated from Central Catholic High School class of '48 and then went on to Badger Business College. He served in the United States Army during the Korean War from 1951 to 1953. Thomas married the former Charlotte Brittnacher in Wrightstown on September 24, 1953. He worked as an accountant at Cleereman Machine Tool and Schauer and Schumacher Furniture for many years. Thomas was a member of the American Legion and a long time member of Saints Peter and Paul. After receiving a flag flown on his birthday over the Nations Capital, he donated this flag to the Milo C. Huempfner Veterans Hospital. Thomas enjoyed bowling, puzzling, and watching the Packers. He loved being with his family and he especially enjoyed being with his grandkids and great grandkids.
He is survived by his wife of sixty years, Charlotte; six children, Tom Micksch Jr., Mary (Ron) Paider, Debbie (Russ) Morgan, Mike (Bonnie) Micksch, Beth (Mark) Cuddeback, and Mark Micksch; nine grandchildren, Jill (Mitch), Eric (Kelly), Matthew and special friend Nicole, Becky, Andy, Jake, Makayla, Parker, and McKinley; four great grandchildren, Claire, Nolan, Mason, and Carson; many nieces and nephews.
Thomas was preceded in death by his parents; one infant daughter Dianne; brother and sister-in-law, Jack (Joyce) Micksch.
Visitation at Malcore (East) Funeral Home, University Ave. at Baird St. Saturday, March 15, from 9 AM until the time of the Funeral Mass at 11 AM at Saints Peter and Paul Church with Rev. Anthony Cirignani, OFM officiating. Burial at Woodlawn Cemetery.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Unity Hospice.
In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established at the funeral home.
Malcore Funeral Home
701 N Baird St Green Bay, WI 54302
Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Mar. 11 to Mar. 14, 2014