THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Visitation for Dolores Boncher, 95, of Green Bay was held at Malcore-East Funeral Home, Green Bay on Wednesday, Dec. 12 from 8:30 a.m. until time of the Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. at Saints Peter and Paul Church. Rev. Anthony Cirignani OFM officiated and entombment was at Shrine of the Good Shepherd Mausoleum. She passed away Saturday, Dec. 8 with her family by her side.
Born on July 17, 1917 in San Jose, Calif., she was one of eight children born to the late Ambrose and Cassiandra Cavallaro. The family lived in California until 1954 when they moved to Green Bay.
She married Norbert Boncher, sr. in Monterey, Calif. on Feb. 9, 1938 and he preceded her in death on May 17, 1995. She was kind at heart, joyful, easy going with a great sense of humor and enjoyed her flower garden, watching birds and baking.
Survivors include her family, Norbert Butch (Mary) of Maribel, Joe (Mary) of Chicago, Bob (Judy) and Nadine (John) Nabielski, all of New Franken, Fran (Karen) of Crivitz and Christine (Jeff) Friesen of Appleton; 16 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; a sister, Loretta Lasser; a sister-in-law, Dina Cavallaro and brothers-in-law, Tony (Grace) Blaza and Firman (Natalie) Balza.
Along with her parents and her husband, Norbert, she was preceded in death by five brothers, Vernon, Amby, Lloyd, Eugene and Rudy and a sister, Jeannette.