THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Eleanor Crowley, 97, of Marinette passed away Sunday evening, June 9 with her family at her side.
Born on Nov. 21, 1915 in Marinette to the late Walter and Elsie (Topel) Beyer, she was raised there and was a 1934 graduate of Marinette High School.
On March 30, 1943 she married Cornelius Crowley in Muskogee, Okla. and he preceded her in death on Jan. 8, 1983. She was a member of Our Saviors Lutheran Church and will be remembered as a loving and caring mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend.
She is survived by two sons, Thomas (Carol) Crowley of Marinette and Keith (Pam) Crowley of De Pere; two daughters, Susan (Owen) Vieth and Linda Crowley, both of Marinette; nine grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and three more on the way and special friends, Joyce Moberg and Madonna Lambert.
In addition to her parents and her husband, Cornelius, she was preceded in death by a daughter Janis Phelan; a son, Richard Crowley; a daughter-in-law, Lisa Crowley; a sister, Joyce Lambert and a brother, Jack Beyer.
Friends may call at Our Saviors Lutheran Church on Friday, June 14 after 1 p.m. until time of the funeral services at 3 p.m. Rev. James Wendt will officiate and burial will be in Forest Home Cemetery, Marinette. Hansen-Onion-Martell Funeral Home, Marinette is serving the family.