THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Louis J. Schraufnagel
Issue Date: January 16, 2013
Friends may call at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church, Sugarbush after 9 a.m. until time of the Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 17, for Louis J. Schraufnagel, 71, a Green Bay resident.
Rev. Andrew Kurz will officiate and entombment will be at Nicolet Memorial Gardens. A memorial fund has been established in his name. He passed away Sunday, Jan. 13 at a Green Bay nursing home, following a brief illness.
Born Oct. 5, 1941 in Lena to the late Bernard and Helen (Lisowe) Schraufnagel, he was employed at Fleet Farm East since the store opened, retiring after 36 years of service.
He enjoyed working the fields on the Kroll Family Farm until his health wouldnt allow. He was a member of St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church in Sugarbush and enjoyed the outdoors especially hunting and fishing.
Survivors include a sister, two brothers and three sisters-in-law, Steve and Donna Schraufnagel of Cudahy, Sophie Woodford of Green Bay, Hub and Marilyn Schraufnagel of New Franken and Elaine Schraufnagel of Westfield and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Jim Snuffy Schraufnagel; an infant sister, Helen Jane Schraufnagel and a brother-in-law, Al Woodford, sr.