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    Glenn Larson

         Glenn Roger Larson, 85, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away on Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay.      He was born November 3, 1934 in Sturgeon Bay, son of the late Lincoln and Mathilda (Peschel) Larson. After graduating from Sturgeon Bay High School, he enlisted in the United States Army and proudly served his country for three years before his honorable discharge in 1959. He met Gertrude “Trudy” Ann Powel while…

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    David Gabert Sr.

    David George Gabert Sr., 88, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away on February 1, 2020 after a battle with Parkinson’s.  He was born on November 19, 1931, in Sturgeon Bay to George and Harriet (Birmingham) Gabert.  He served his country in the U. S. Army, stationed in Fort Bliss, Texas during the Korean Conflict.  On June 11, 1977, he married Elaine Porter. He had a varied work life, working on houses, boats and motorcycles.  David worked for his father’s construction…

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    Donald LaLuzerne

    Donald Clarence LaLuzerne, 84, Brussels passed away on January 31, 2020 at Autumn Fields CBRF.  He was born September 24, 1935, to Clarence and Emma (Gerondale) LaLuzerne in the Town of Gardner.  He graduated from Brussels High School in 1953 and attended Northeastern Wisconsin Technical College.  Donald was employed by the Southern Door School District for 37 years.   He was married to Jillian Jadin on October 20, 1956, at St. Mary’s Church in Namur. …

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    Samuel Skippon

         Samuel Kenneth Skippon, 59, lifelong resident of Sturgeon Bay, passed away Wednesday night, January 29, 2020 at Aurora BayCare Medical Center in Green Bay with his family at his side.       He was born July 28, 1960, the son of Kenneth Joseph Skippon and Violet Agnes (Gauger) Skippon. Sam graduated from Sturgeon Bay High School with the class of 1978 and went to work in the Shipyards for Peterson Builders…

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    Herbert Mikels

    Herbert James Mikels, 90, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away on January 28, 2020, at Anna’s House.  He was born May 4, 1929, in Sturgeon Bay to Julius and Martha (Berg) Mikels.  On May 20, 1961, he married Arleen Busse at Sawyer Methodist Church; she preceded him in death on June 23, 2001. Herb farmed in the Town of Sturgeon Bay for many years.  He also drove bus for Southern Door Schools for over thirty years. Herb was a longtime and active member of the Sturgeon Bay United…

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    James Cagle

         Artist and teacher James Cagle passed away at his home January 26, 2020 at age 81. He was born in Sweetwater, Tennessee in 1938, later moving to Fort Wayne, Indiana. Prof. Cagle was a graduate of the Art Institute of Chicago and Michigan State University and retired as a Professor Emeritus of Fine Arts in 2007 completing 42 years at St. Norbert College.      His work in experimental film was seen nationally and internationally, including film…

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    Marion Birmingham

         Marion June Birmingham, 97, of the Town of Sevastopol, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Friday, January 24, 2020 at the Door County Medical Center in Sturgeon Bay.      She was born January 5, 1923 in Sturgeon Bay, the daughter of the late Herman and Elsie (Thenell) Geitner. After graduating from Sevastopol High School as the salutatorian in 1940, June studied at Green Bay Business School. After graduation, she moved back to…

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    Kim Denton

    Kim Marie Denton, 62 of Forestville, passed away on January 17, 2020.  She was born November 12, 1957, in Sturgeon Bay to Robert and Lee Ann (Bridenhagen) Jess. Survivors include her husband Grant Deshotels; two children, Jenny (Kerry Joe) Denil, Brussels; Ian (Fallon) Deshotels, Green Bay; two grandchildren, Karissa and Jax Denil; one brother, Karl Jess; nephew, Derek Jess.  She was preceded in death by her parents. Kim worked as a caregiver in numerous capacities during her…

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    Lennix Ebel

         Lennix Gregory Ebel was born an angel on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at Aurora BayCare Medical Center in Green Bay.      A funeral service will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, January 27, 2020 at Huehns Funeral Home in Sturgeon Bay with Fr. Ron Colombo officiating. Lennix will be laid to rest in St. Joseph Cemetery.      Relatives and friends are welcome to visit with the Ebel family at Huehns Funeral Home on Monday, January 27, 2020…

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    Gilbert Spude

    Gilbert Ernest Spude 79, of Luxemburg, passed away at his home on January 21, 2020.  He was born February 25, 1940, in Nasewaupee to Louis and Martha (Grovogel) Spude.  Gilbert graduated from Brussels High School and on November 11, 1961, he married Diane Marie Engebose at St. Francis Church in Duvall. For many years Gilbert worked as a mason, owning and operating a masonry business with his brother, Eugene.  In his retirement, he worked the family farm and continued to help…

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    Gerald Pelrine

         Gerald Anthony Pelrine, 64, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away Wednesday afternoon, January 15, 2020 at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay.      Arrangements are pending at this time and have been entrusted to the care of Huehns Funeral Home, Inc. & Door County Crematory LLC in Sturgeon Bay. A complete life story obituary will be available in the near future.      Expressions of sympathy, memories, and photos of Gerald may be shared…

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    Marsha Willame

         Marsha Christine Willame, 43, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away suddenly Tuesday afternoon, January 14, 2020 at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay with family at her side, following a recent illness.      She was born July 18, 1976 at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay, the daughter of Mark William Willame and Debra Ann (Derginer) Willame. After attending Green Bay East High School, Marsha moved to Colorado. There, she worked in customer service at…

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    Janicemae Gierzynski

         Janicemae Roselyn Gierzynski, 78, of the Town of Egg Harbor, was called Home to be with the Lord, Sunday morning, January 12, 2020 at Sturgeon Bay Health Services.      A complete life story obituary will be available in the near future.      Huehns Funeral Home, Inc. & Door County Crematory LLC in Sturgeon Bay are assisting the Gierzysnki family. Expressions of sympathy, memories, and photos of Jan may be shared with her…

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    William Eckert

    William J. Eckert, 76, of Brussels, passed away on January 8, 2020 at his home. He was born October 15, 1943 in Fish Creek to Walter and Agnes (Restler) Eckert. On July 9, 1966 he married Patricia Ann Theis at St.Peter’s Church in Lincoln. When he was young, Bill worked in Milwaukee in various aspects of the construction business.   For 49 years he owned and operated an antique business in Door County.  He enjoyed searching for antiques and finding…

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    Earl Pontzloff

         Earl A. Pontzloff, 93, of Fish Creek, passed away Tuesday morning January 7, 2020 at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay.      He was born November 6, 1926 in Casco the son of the late Albert and Clara (Rhode) Pontzloff. At age 16, Earl went to work at the shipyard in addition to working full time on the farm with his father. In 1951, Earl and his family suffered a devastating loss when his father was killed in an automobile accident. Earl’s…

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    Earl A. Pontzloff

         Earl A. Pontzloff, 93, of Fish Creek, passed away Tuesday morning January 7, 2020 at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay.      He was born November 6, 1926 in Casco the son of the late Albert and Clara (Rhode) Pontzloff. At age 16, Earl went to work at the shipyard in addition to working full time on the farm with his father. In 1951, Earl and his family suffered a devastating loss when his father was killed in an automobile accident. Earl’s…

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    Martin “Mike” Kelsey III

         Martin “Mike” C. Kelsey III, 57, of Sturgeon Bay, fell asleep in the loving arms of his family at home and awoke in the arms of the Lord, Saturday morning, January 4, 2020.      Mike’s life will be honored with a Mass of Resurrection celebrated at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, January 10, 2020 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Sturgeon Bay with Fr. Robert Stegmann as celebrant. Mike will be laid to rest in the Bayside Cemetery…

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    Lee Babler

    Lee Babler, Maplewood, died at Door County Skilled Nursing Facility on Tuesday, December 24, one month shy of his 88th birthday. Leland Renson Babler was born at home on the family farm on January 27, 1932 to Raymond and Myrtle (DeKeyser) Babler.  Lee graduated from Algoma High School in 1950 and served in the US Army in Korea.  He married Mary Jo Knapmiller on July 29, 1961 and together they had five children. He was employed as a truck driver for Door Trucking and Marine…