THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Antoinette A. Bacon
Issue Date: May 2, 2013
Antoinette "Ann" A. Bacon, 102, of Green Bay died Saturday, April 27.
Born Jan. 21, 1911 in Green Bay to Arthur and Nettie (Schroeder) Mongin, on Labor Day of 1934, she married Bernard Bacon in Green Bay.
In her younger years, she sewed all of her children 's clothing, sang on the radio and gardened. She loved children and became the first foster grandmother in the area, which she continued to do for 15 years. She was a creative woman and took painting classes at UWGB. She was an avid Packers fan and had a strong faith, devotion to Mother Mary and prayed the rosary daily.
She is survived by three children, Roger (Kathryn) Bacon, Karen Bacon, Ronald Bacon; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; a brother, James Mongin and nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bernard and two brothers, Norbert Mongin and Arthur Mongin.
Friends may call at St. Agnes Catholic Church, 1484 Ninth St., Green Bay from 10 a.m. on Thursday, May 2 until time of the Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. Rev. Patrick C. Beno will officiate and burial will be in Allouez Catholic Cemetery. Blaney Funeral Home is assisting the family.