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Benjamin N. Schumacher
Benjamin N. Schumacher, 90, of Green Bay, passed away Wednesday, July 16.
Born Dec. 14, 1923, in Green Bay, he served in the United States Army Air Corps during World War II. On May 17, 1947, he married Anne De Bock at Annunciation Catholic Church in Green Bay. He owned and operated a farm in the Pulaski area for many years and retired from Paper Converting after being employed as a draftsman for many years.
He is survived by his children, Mary and Bruce Hausauer, Owosso, Mi., Glenn and Sharon Schumacher, Peshtigo, Karen and David Anderson, Lodi and Becky Hecker, Sterling Heights, Mi.; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and a sister, Rita Schumacher.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Anne; a daughter, Eileen; a granddaughter, April Louise Schumacher; a sister and three brothers.
Friends called at Annunciation Catholic Church, Green Bay at 10 a.m. until time of a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. on Monday, July 21. Rev. Ryan Starks officiated, with entombment in Allouez Chapel Mausoleum. Blaney Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements. A memorial fund was established in his name for Unity Hospice.
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