THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Germaine P. Fetterly
Issue Date: December 6, 2018
Germaine "Gerry" P. Fetterly, 80, of Lena, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018 at Atrium Post Acute Care of Oconto Falls after a long battle with ALS.
Born Feb. 28, 1938 in Lena, to the late Joseph and Gertrude (Huss) Tyrrell, she married Alvin Fetterly on Oct. 25, 1958 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Shawano.
She enjoyed gardening, making Booyah for Church picnics, was an avid Brewer and Packer fan, cared for her grandchildren and many other children through their upbringing and was a lifelong member of St. Anne Catholic Church in Lena.
Surviving are two daughters, Laurie (Mike) McCabe, DePere and Lisa (Roger) Whitcomb, Lena; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; a sister, Barbara Tyrrell, Appleton and many nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Alvin; three sisters, Doris Urbanek, Lois Schwartz and JoAnn Tyrrell; a brother, Roger Tyrrell and a grandson, Brian Whitcomb.
The family will greet relatives and friends at St. Anne Catholic Church in Lena on Monday, Dec. 10 from 9 a.m. until the time of a Memorial Mass at 11 a.m., with Fr. Nonito Barra officiating. Rhodes Charapata Funeral Home of Lena is assisting the family with arrangements.