Green Bay Press-Gazette Obituaries

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August 14, 2020

Vicki A. Alberts

Vicki A. Alberts

Vicki A. Alberts De Pere - Vicki A. Alberts, 61, courageously passed away at home on August 11, 2020. Vicki was born on January 3, 1959 in Green Bay to Norbert and Bonita Alberts. Her father Norbert preceded Vicki in death. Vicki was a very adventurous, positive and...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 11, 2020 to Aug. 16, 2020.

Jerome D. Anderson

Jerome D. Anderson

Jerome D. Anderson Two Rivers - Jerome D. Anderson, 90, Two Rivers, passed away Sunday, August 9, 2020. He was born on July 29, 1930, in Two Rivers to Arthur and Hattie (Radtke) Anderson. Jerome most recently resided at Marla Vista Assisted Living in Green Bay. Jerome...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 10, 2020 to Aug. 16, 2020.
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Nancy L. Buth

Nancy L. Buth

Nancy L. Buth Two Rivers - Nancy L. Buth, age 90, formerly of Two Rivers and a resident of The Bay at North Ridge, Manitowoc, passed away Monday, August 10, 2020 at The Bay at North Ridge. The former Nancy Clemons was born on January 18, 1930 in Green Bay, daughter of the...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 13, 2020 to Aug. 14, 2020.

Helen Margaret Carlson (Hooper)

Helen Margaret Carlson (Hooper)

Helen Margaret (Hooper) Carlson Forestville - Helen Margaret (Hooper) Carlson, 80, of Forestville, passed away at home with excellent care provided by her family and caretakers through Unity Hospice, especially Crystal Young. Helen was an avid reader, loved crosswords, and...

Dorothy Agnes Cota

Dorothy Agnes Cota

Dorothy Agnes Cota Oconto - Dorothy Agnes (Van Hefty) Cota, 100 years, passed to her eternal life on August 5, 2020 at Care Partners Assisted Living, where she had resided for the last 3 1/2years. Dorothy was born on November 30, 1919 to Agnes (De Pouw) and Zeal Van Hefty....

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 11, 2020 to Aug. 16, 2020.

Valerie Flanigan

Valerie Flanigan

Valerie Flanigan Denmark - Valerie L. Flanigan, 65, of Denmark, Wisconsin, passed away Sunday, August 9, 2020. The daughter of John and Shirley (Haines) Flanigan, was born in Wilmington, Ohio on January 18, 1955. When Valerie was a young girl her family moved to West Palm...

Brandon Heimke

Brandon Heimke

Brandon Heimke Lena - Brandon Heimke, 24, formerly of Lena, passed away Tuesday Aug 11, 2020. He was born May 25, 1996 in Sheboygan. Brandon graduated from Lena High School, Class of 2014. After graduation he began working at Premier Bleachers. Most recently, he was employed...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 13, 2020 to Aug. 14, 2020.

Chad Klatkiewicz

Chad Klatkiewicz

Chad Klatkiewicz Oconto Falls - Chad Klatkiewicz, 36, Oconto Falls, died Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at Froedert Hospital in Milwaukee, following a chronic illness. He was born July 19, 1984 in Oconto Falls to Harry and Janice (Jaeger) Klatkiewicz Jr. Chad grew up in Oconto...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 13, 2020 to Aug. 16, 2020.

Denise M. Lenz

Denise M. Lenz

Denise M. Lenz Green Bay - Denise M. Lenz, 97, passed away on Sunday, April 19, 2020. She was born on August 25, 1922 in Crandon, WI to the late Robert C. and Emma A. (Borchardt) Baker. On June 28, 1947, Denise was united in marriage to Elmer "Red" Lenz. He preceded her in...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 14, 2020 to Aug. 16, 2020.

Ronald George Mann

Ronald George Mann

Ronald George Mann Green Bay - Ronald George Mann passed away peacefully on August 14 at the age of 79. Ron was born January 10, 1941 in Green Bay, Wisconsin and was the oldest child of George and Antoinette Mann. Upon graduating from Green Bay West High School in 1959, he...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 14, 2020 to Aug. 16, 2020.

Richard F. Neisius

Richard F. Neisius

Richard F. Neisius Green Bay - Richard F. Neisius, 68, of Green Bay, beloved husband of Gaye (Guelette) Neisius, departed this life on August 11, 2020 at Aurora Baycare Medical Center. Rick was born on May 14, 1952 in Wabeno son of the late James and Patricia (Gulbins)...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 13, 2020 to Aug. 16, 2020.

Shirley Nelson

Shirley Nelson

Shirley Nelson Suring - Shirley A. Nelson, age 85 of Kelly Lake, Suring, made her long awaited transition to a new world and new life on Friday, August 7, 2020. Shirley was born on July 23, 1935 in Chicago, IL to the late William and Frances Hurt. She was a loving wife,...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 11, 2020 to Aug. 16, 2020.

Mary Ellen Raether (Drossart)

Mary Ellen Raether (Drossart)

Mary Ellen (Drossart) Raether New Holstein - Mary Ellen (Drossart) Raether age 84 of New Holstein, WI went to live with Jesus on April 18, 2020. She was born November 17, 1935 in Casco, WI; Daughter of the Late Raymond J. Drossart and Mary K (Ourednik) Drossart. She is...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 3, 2020 to Aug. 16, 2020.

Kenneth Schneider

Kenneth Schneider

Kenneth Schneider Denmark - Kenneth James Schneider, 84, of Denmark, passed away August 11, 2020, surrounded by his family. The son of the late Clem and Florence (Dantinne) Schneider was born on June 27, 1936, in New Franken, WI. He graduated from Catholic Central High...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 11, 2020 to Aug. 16, 2020.

Laura Louise Sebranek (Sprague)

Laura Louise Sebranek (Sprague)

Laura Louise (Sprague) Sebranek Laura Louise (Sprague) Sebranek, passed away at home on August 7, 2020 surrounded by her loving family. Laura was born in Hillsboro, WI on August 30, 1942 to Maltie and Joyce Sprague. She was a graduate of Hillsboro High School and obtained...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 11, 2020 to Aug. 16, 2020.

David N. Sherry

David N. Sherry

David N. Sherry Green Bay - David N. Sherry, 70, Green Bay, passed away Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at home surrounded by his loving family following a long and courageous battle with numerous illnesses. He was born on December 13, 1949 to Norman "Tod" and Dorothy Sherry....

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 12, 2020 to Aug. 14, 2020.

Pearl J. Stroobants

Pearl J. Stroobants

Pearl J. Stroobants Green Bay - Pearl J. (Gaulke) Stroobants, 93, passed away Saturday, August 1, 2020. She was born October 4, 1926, in the Town of Rio Creek in Kewaunee County to Walter and Bertha (Groth) Gaulke. Pearl graduated from Algoma High School and attended...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 1, 2020 to Aug. 15, 2020.

Roger J. VanHemelryk

Roger J. VanHemelryk

Roger J. Van Hemelryk Green Bay - Roger J. Van Hemelryk, 79, passed away peacefully on August 9, 2020. He was born on June 13, 1941, in Green Bay, the son of Henry and Mildred (Reinhard) Van Hemelryk. On August 17, 1963, Roger married the love of his life, Patricia...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 10, 2020 to Aug. 19, 2020.

Michael J. Vincent

Michael J. Vincent

Michael J. Vincent De Pere - Michael J. Vincent, 71, De Pere passed away Wednesday August 12, 2020 from complications of Parkinson's disease. Mike was born April 14, 1949 to Lorraine and Donald Vincent. He married Norma R. Bain on April 2, 1977 and they have three children....

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 12, 2020 to Aug. 14, 2020.

Donald Wilkinson

Donald Wilkinson

Donald Wilkinson Green Bay - Donald E. Wilkinson, 98, died peacefully with family by his side in Green Bay, WI on August 9, 2020. He was born May 4, 1922 in Benton, WI, the oldest son of Fred and Edna (Turnbull) Wilkinson. Don was a 1940 graduate of Benton High School. He...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 12, 2020 to Aug. 16, 2020.

Adeline E. Wisneski

Adeline E. Wisneski

Adeline E. Wisneski Adeline Wisneski, 92, of Ashwaubenon, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 10, 2020. Adeline was born January 26th, 1928, in Denmark WI to the late Stephen and Ellen (Jensen) Rosik. Visitation will be held on Friday, August 14, 2020 at Nativity of...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 13, 2020 to Aug. 14, 2020.

August 13, 2020

Vickie Baker

Vickie Baker

Vickie Baker Green Bay - Vickie Sue Baker, 68, resident of Hobart, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 10, 2020, surrounded by family. She was born on December 27, 1951, to Dorothy Barre (Brehm) and Vernon E. Barre in Greenwich, OH. She attended South Central High...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 12, 2020 to Aug. 13, 2020.

Don Christian

Don Christian

Don Christian De Pere - Don N. Christian, 87, De Pere, passed away on Monday, August 10, 2020. Friends may call on Thursday, August 13, 2020 at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Family, 1307 Lourdes Ave. De Pere after 4:00pm until a prayer service at 7:00pm, to bring the evening to...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 11, 2020 to Aug. 13, 2020.

Minnetta Smith

Minnetta Smith

Minnetta Smith Minnetta Alice "Minnie" Smith, 82, Oneida, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 11, 2020. The daughter of Willis T. and Fanny S. (King) Skenandore was born on August 1938. She married Cecil A. Smith and together they had two children. When she was...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 12, 2020 to Aug. 13, 2020.

Robert L. Tippins Jr.

Robert L. Tippins Jr.

Robert L. Tippins, Jr. Green Bay - Robert L. Tippins, Jr. 52, Green Bay, passed away early Saturday morning, August 8, 2020 at Bellin Hospital with his family by his side. He was born on May 8, 1968 in South Carolina, son of the late Robert, Sr., and Geneva (Singleton)...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 10, 2020 to Aug. 13, 2020.

Dean R. White

Dean R. White

Dean R. White Tisch Mills - Dean Robert White, age 76, of Tisch Mills, died at home under hospice care early Tuesday morning, August 11, 2020, after complications from Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Dean was born in Green Bay, WI on March 11, 1944 to Wilford "Babe"...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 12, 2020 to Aug. 13, 2020.

August 12, 2020

James L. "Jim" Anderson

James L. "Jim" Anderson

James L. "Jim" Anderson Green Bay - James L. "Jim" Anderson, 73, passed away Tuesday, May 26, 2020, at his home with his wife at his side. He was born December 21, 1946, in Sturgeon Bay. Jim was a graduate of Green Bay East High School, Class of 1966. He then served in the...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Jul. 16, 2020 to Aug. 12, 2020.

Julie M. Baeten

Julie M. Baeten

Julie M. Baeten of Howard - Julie M. Baeten, 62, passed away Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020. She was born October 30, 1957 in Green Bay to Clayton and Marguerite (Elmer) Larscheid. Julie was a graduate of St. Matthew's Grade School and St. Joseph Academy. She studied nursing at NWTC...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 8, 2020 to Aug. 12, 2020.

Cheri Clark

Cheri Clark

Cheri Clark, age 55, passed away on Tuesday, August 4, 2020 surrounded by her family. She was born on August 1, 1965 in Green Bay the daughter of Richard and Mary Jo (Butterfield) Gellin. Cheri graduated from Green Bay East High in 1983. She was united in marriage to her best...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 7, 2020 to Aug. 12, 2020.

Thomas Kaster

Thomas Kaster

Thomas Kaster Crivitz - Thomas Chester Kaster, born on March 16, 1951 to Sylvester and Leona (Abts) Kaster, found his peace on August 6, 2020. After graduating from Premontre in 1969, Tom married his lifelong high school girlfriend, Jeanne White, on August 28, 1971. Together...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 10, 2020 to Aug. 12, 2020.

Donna M. LaBine

Donna M. LaBine

Donna M. LaBine Cottage Grove - Donna M. LaBine, age 75, of Cottage Grove, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Aug. 2, 2020. She was born on June 26, 1945, in West De Pere, Wis., the daughter of Thomas Gleason Sr. and Mabel (Gegare) Gleason. Donna graduated from West De Pere...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 8, 2020 to Aug. 12, 2020.

Phyllis M. Norgard

Phyllis M. Norgard

Phyllis M. Norgard Green Bay - Phyllis M. Norgard, age 73, of Green Bay, passed away on August 6, 2020. She was born on October 3, 1946 to Delos and Janice (Jones) Krieger. Phyllis graduated from Preble High School in 1964. She married Gary C. Norgard in Green Bay, on...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 10, 2020 to Aug. 12, 2020.

Roland De Rosier

Roland De Rosier

Roland De Rosier Peshtigo - Roland Bernard De Rosier, son of Wilfred Gregory and Agnes Alberta (nee Aubry) De Rosier was born May 31,1927 and passed away suddenly on August 1, 2020. Roland was the husband of Mildred Wanda (nee Votava/Marquardt), married on December 4, 2004...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 2, 2020 to Aug. 12, 2020.

Sister Mary Ann Srnka Ssnd (Ann Lester)

Sister Mary Ann Srnka Ssnd (Ann Lester)

Sister Mary Ann Srnka (Ann Lester) SSND Green Bay - Sister Mary Ann Srnka (Ann Lester) SSND, 76, was born to eternal life on Sunday, August 9, 2020. She was born in Milwaukee, WI on June 13, 1944 to Lester and Margaret (Ott) Srnka. A few years later the family moved to...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 10, 2020 to Aug. 12, 2020.

Adeline E. Wisneski

Adeline E. Wisneski

Adeline E. Wisneski Ashwaubenon - Adeline Wisneski, 92, of Ashwaubenon, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 10, 2020. Adeline was born January 26th, 1928, in Denmark WI to the late Stephen and Ellen (Jensen) Rosik. Adeline was the beloved wife of the late Leonard...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 11, 2020 to Aug. 12, 2020.

August 11, 2020

August 10, 2020

August 9, 2020

Alice Bogenschutz

Alice Bogenschutz

Alice Bogenschutz Kaukauna - Alice Bogenschutz, age 81 of Kaukauna, has ended her earthly journey on August 7, 2020, and the glory of heaven is her home. She was born on July 21, 1939, on a farm near Issar, WI to the late John and Emma (Schunk) Platten. Alice attended Plain...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 7, 2020 to Aug. 9, 2020.

Wilbur W. Bostedt Jr.

Wilbur W. Bostedt Jr.

Wilbur W. Bostedt, Jr. Green Bay - Wilbur W. Bostedt Jr., 66, passed away peacefully at home on August 2, 2020. He was born September 24, 1953 in Oconto, WI to Wilbur Bostedt Sr. and Laura (Arntson) Bostedt. Wilbur worked hard as a truck driver for many years. He loved...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 6, 2020 to Aug. 9, 2020.

Thomas A. Clarage

Thomas A. Clarage

Thomas A. Clarage Green Bay - Thomas Alan Clarage, 75, of Green Bay, passed away peacefully Tuesday morning, July 28, 2020 at his home. Cremation has occurred and a celebration of life will be held on Saturday August 15, 2020 from 1:00 PM until 5:00 PM at Beja Shrine Center,...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 3, 2020 to Aug. 9, 2020.

Grant E. Curran

Grant E. Curran

Grant E. Curran Green Bay - Grant E. Curran, 86, passed away peacefully, of natural causes on Friday, August 7, 2020 at Marla Vista Assisted Living in Green Bay. Grant was born on June 16, 1934 in Faithorn, MI to the late Raymond and Lois Curran. He grew up on the family...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 7, 2020 to Aug. 9, 2020.

Margarette A. Delzer (Peg)

Margarette A. Delzer (Peg)

Margarette (Peg) A. Delzer HOWARD - Margarette (Peg) A. Delzer, 84, Howard, passed away on Wednesday, August 5, 2020. She was born in Lena, WI on Jan. 5, 1936 to the late Fred and Ruth (Doney) Castonia. Margarette was united in marriage to Marvin Delzer on Nov. 16, 1957. He...

Loretta C. (Russo) Dvorak (Benfield)

Loretta C. (Russo) Dvorak (Benfield)

Loretta C. (Benfield) (Russo) Dvorak Green Bay - Loretta C. (Benfield) (Russo) Dvorak, age 93, passed away Saturday August 1, 2020 in Freedom, WI, after complications of COPD. Born on March 23, 1927 to Mathilda and Albert Benfield and raised in Chicago, IL. She married Joe...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 4, 2020 to Aug. 9, 2020.

Lt. Col. John L. La "Jack" Haye (Ret.)

Lt. Col. John L. La "Jack" Haye (Ret.)

Lt. Col. (ret.) John "Jack" L. La Haye Green Bay - Lt. Col. (ret.) John "Jack" L. La Haye, 84, Green Bay, WI passed away peacefully at his home on Monday, August 3, 2020. He was born Sept. 9, 1935 in Stevens Point, WI to William and Lillian (Dienberg) La Haye. Jack...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 5, 2020 to Aug. 9, 2020.

Judith A. Johnson (Faltynski)

Judith A. Johnson (Faltynski)

Judith A. (Faltynski) Johnson Green Bay - We did not know that we were beginning Judy's Homegoing approximately two years ago. She was diagnosed with breast cancer in April 2018 and we went back and forth between most of the stages of grief and in the meantime, a laser focus...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 7, 2020 to Aug. 9, 2020.

Walter Thomas "Wally" Jones

Walter Thomas "Wally" Jones

Walter Thomas "Wally" Jones Green Bay - Walter Thomas "Wally" Jones, 77, passed away Wednesday, August 5, 2020. He was born on June 29, 1943 in California to Francis and Audrey (Seefeldt) Jones. Wally graduated from Green Bay East High School, Class of 1961. Shortly after...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 6, 2020 to Aug. 9, 2020.

Judith "Judy" Kyles

Judith "Judy" Kyles

Judith "Judy" Kyles Green Bay - Judith "Judy" A. Kyles, 84, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 18, 2020, with her family at her side. She was born March 14, 1936, in Green Bay to the late Paul Sr. and Hilda (Bowers) Kyles. Judy graduated from St. Joseph Academy in...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 2, 2020 to Aug. 9, 2020.

Jerome Dennis "Jerry" Leahy

Jerome Dennis "Jerry" Leahy

Jerome "Jerry" Dennis Leahy Green Bay - Jerome "Jerry" Dennis Leahy, 93, Green Bay passed away on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at a local Nursing Home. Jerry was born on October 13, 1926, in Green Bay the son of the now late John and Mary Ellen (Walsh) Leahy. He attended...

Denise Opper

Denise Opper

Denise Opper Green Bay - Denise Opper, 85, passed away Thursday, August 6, 2020. She was born on September 17, 1934, in De Pere to George and Marcelline (Van Enkenvoort) Whitman. Denise was a 1953 graduate of Appleton West High School. She was a waitress for a long time at...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 7, 2020 to Aug. 9, 2020.

Barbara J. Paulowski

Barbara J. Paulowski

Barbara J. Paulowski Green Bay - Barbara J. Paulowski, 85, passed away Friday, February 7, 2020. She was born on April 20, 1934 in Menasha to Nick and Theresa (Toennessen) Paulowski. Barb spent most of her life in Green Bay. She had worked at St. Mary's Hospital for 57...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 3, 2020 to Aug. 9, 2020.

Arnold Rentmeester

Arnold Rentmeester

Arnold Rentmeester Green Bay - Arnold Rentmeester, 94, beloved husband, father, brother, grandfather and great grandfather, was called to his eternal resting place on April 4, 2020. He entered this world on March 29, 1926, in Green Bay, WI, born to the late Norbert and Mary...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 5, 2020 to Aug. 9, 2020.

John F. Schmitt

John F. Schmitt

John F. Schmitt Greenleaf - John F. Schmitt, 93, Greenleaf, beloved and dedicated husband of Shirley J. Schmitt, passed away Wednesday, August 5, 2020 surrounded by his family. He was born April 5, 1927 in Greenleaf, to the late Frank and Catherine (Kettenhofen) Schmitt....

Raymond "Bud" Schuh

Raymond "Bud" Schuh

Bud Schuh, 94, Green Bay, died Friday, July 31, 2020. He was born to Walter and Martha (Rachals) Schuh. He married Ethel Wendt in September of 1954. She preceded him in death in 2010 after 53 years of marriage and many travels together around the world. Bud worked for C&W...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 3, 2020 to Aug. 9, 2020.

Harry Tomaszewski

Harry Tomaszewski

Harry Tomaszewski Crivitz - Harry Tomaszewski, 89, of Crivitz passed away on August 1, 2020, at home. Harry was born on September 21, 1930 to the late Joe and Anna Tomaszewski. After graduating from Crivitz High he enlisted in the US Navy. Harry returned home where he...

Diana May "DeDee" Woodworth (Port)

Diana May "DeDee" Woodworth (Port)

Diana May "DeDee" (Port) Woodworth Oconto, WI. - Diana May "DeDee" (Port) Woodworth, age 77, passed away on August 06, 2020 at the hospital in Marquette, Michigan. She was born on November 11, 1942 to John Clinton Port and Ione Ruth Hanes in Oconto. On August 15, 1959 she...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 8, 2020 to Aug. 9, 2020.

August 8, 2020

Harold A. "Harry" Bayer

Harold A. "Harry" Bayer

Harold "Harry" A. Bayer Peshtigo - Harold "Harry" A. Bayer, 79, of Peshtigo, passed away August 5, 2020. He was born in Peshtigo January 26, 1941 son of the late Joseph A. and Anna M. (Murray) Bayer. Harry attended Peshtigo Schools until he enlisted in the U.S. Navy...

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 7, 2020 to Aug. 8, 2020.

Michael Richard Denis

Michael Richard Denis

Michael Richard Denis Norcross, GA - Michael Richard Denis, age 82, of Norcross, Georgia passed away peacefully, surrounded by family on Friday, July 24, 2020. Mike was a devout follower of Christ, husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Born in Green Bay,...

LuAnn Fox

LuAnn Fox

LuAnn Fox Sturgeon Bay - Lucile Anne, "LuAnn" (Neufeld) Fox, 85, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away in the comfort of her home, Saturday morning, 1 August, 2020 with her family at her side. In the early morning hours of 8 April, 1935 LuAnn popped out before her mother, Amy L....