THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Albert F. Tickler
Albert F. Tickler, 87, formerly of Menominee, Mi. passed away on Wednesday, March 27.
Born in Stephenson, Mi. on July 14, 1925 to the late Isadore and Clara (Lucier) Tickler, he served in the United States Army during World War II.
He married the former Viola Raboin on July 1, 1950 in Daggett, Mi. and she preceded him in death on May 4, 2006. He worked as a foreman for the Fox Valley Construction Company for 30 years, retiring in 1988 He enjoyed working in the woods, hunting and making maple syrup.
Surviving are three daughters, Debbie Brown of Marshfield, Nancy (Steve) Goodlet of Stephenson, Mi. and Diane (Jerry) Peterson of Menominee; four sons, Steve (Debbie) Tickler of Wallace, Mi., Dave (Karen) Tickler, Jim (Sandy) Tickler, both of Stephenson, Mi. and Ray (Tammy) Tickler of Cunard, Mi.; 18 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; a sister, Rita (Ken) Bellmore of Powers, Mi.; a brother, Willard (Darlene) Tickler of Grant, Mi. and many other family members and friends.
Along with his parents and his wife, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Anna Belle and Bernice and three brothers, Erv, Rupert and Ed.
Funeral services were held at Cadieu-Thielen Funeral Home on Monday, April 1 at 6 p.m. with Deacon Vincent Beckly officiating. Friends called at the funeral home on Monday from 4 p.m. until time of service. Burial was in Mellen Township Cemetery in Wallace, Mi.