THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
George P. Van Kirk
Issue Date: March 11, 2020
George P. Van Kirk, 75, of Green Bay, formerly of Pembine, passed away Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at a Green Bay Hospital from complications due to ALS.
Born Jan. 5, 1945 in Daggett, Mi., to the late Robert and Mary (Matlock) Van Kirk, he married the former Linda Zuern on July 9, 1966 in Stephenson, Mi. He served in the United States Army and was a Vietnam Veteran. A Forester by trade for nearly 50 years, he retired in 2015 from Franks Logging after 15 years.
He enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, spending time with family and being a Grandpa.
Survivors include his wife, Linda; three children, Christine Van Kirk-Erickson, Mike (Tiffany) Van Kirk and Jered (Laura) Van Kirk; five grandchildren and three siblings, Sheila (Greg) Stevens, Jerome (Tanya) Van Kirk and Dwight (Julie) Van Kirk.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by two children, Angela and Derek.
Family and friends may call at Crossroads Assembly of God Church, W8134 County Road L, Pembine on Friday March 13 from 1 p.m. until time of a Celebration of Life at 3 p.m. Pastor Greg Stevens will officiate and full Military Honors will be provided by the Pembine American Legion. Burial will be in the Pembine Cemetery in Spring. Roubal Funeral Home of Wausaukee is assisting the family with arrangements.