Green Bay - Myra (Almyra Tenney) Fercy;
1927 - 2021
Myra Fercy - loving wife, mother, and grandmother; passed into eternal life on May 3, 2021.
Myra was born February 17, 1927 to Jerry and Ella (Harter) Tenney in Antigo WI. Myra grew up North of Antigo, WI; and graduated from Antigo High School. She attended Langlade County Teachers School in Antigo, where she became a school teacher at age 19. She served as a teacher for 1st thru 6th grade at several Northern Wisconsin towns.
Myra met her husband Lloyd (Mickey) Fercy in Newald, WI and they were married on June 12, 1949. Myra contracted tuberculosis in 1951 and spent the next three years at Hickory Grove Sanatorium in De Pere, WI.
Myra was always crocheting doilies or sewing. Among her proudest accomplishments was authoring two books, 'A Lifetime of Memories' and 'Observations and Reflections'; with her son Rich Fercy. They are available on Amazon.com
by searching 'Myra Fercy'.
Myra is survived by her brother Jerry Tenney, Clam Lake, WI; son Rich (Patti) Fercy, Appleton, WI; Son-in-law Terry Hunter, Loveland CO. Grandchildren: Emily (Tom) Morris, Grand Island NE; John (Beth) Hunter, Loveland CO; Sarah (Kyle) Urich, Loveland CO; Crystal Fercy, Appleton WI. Great grandchildren Elijah Morris, Anika Morris, Grand Island CO; Liam Hunter, Lillian Urich and Rosalie Urich, Loveland, CO. Many nieces, nephews and friends. Special friends Doris Fleck, Jane Bero, Laura Robinson and Amanda Mostek.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Lloyd (Mickey) Fercy; siblings Clara (Tenney) (Doering) Kleinberg, Bill Tenney, Lila (Tenney) Crandall, Winnie (Tenney) Martin, Gertrude (Tenney) (Widder) Spears, June Tenney, Arlene Tenney, Daughter June (Fercy) Hunter. Sister-in-law Hazel Tenney.
The family would like to thank Pastor Marion Boyle-Rohloff and the members of West Side Moravian Church in Green Bay for their friendship. In place of flowers, Myra has asked for donations to be made in her name to the American Lung Society.
We would also like to thank Dar of Unity Hospice and the staff at Anna's House, New Franken, WI for their compassion and extraordinary care.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 20 from 11 AM to 2 PM, with the funeral following at 2 PM. Services will be held at West Side Moravian Church, 1707 S Oneida St, Green Bay, WI 54304. The church is 4 blocks North of Lambeau Field on Oneida St.
Burial will be at 11 AM on Friday May 21 at Forest Home Cemetery, 10200 WI-139, Newald, WI 54511.
For the benefit of family and friends across the country, the memorial service will be live-streamed at https://www.facebook.com/westsidemoraviangreenbay/
and will be available for viewing there after the service.
Rest in Peace, Mom. You were always a kind and loving person.
Published by Green Bay Press-Gazette from May 7 to May 16, 2021.