THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Magdalene Madge Hartinger, 94, Green Bay, died peacefully, Friday, Aug. 2nd after a brief illness.
Born in Oconto Falls, March 2, 1919, she was the daughter of the late Leo and Elizabeth (Meier) Marquardt. She married Joe Hartinger Jan. 29, 1944, in Green Bay and he preceded her in death on May 7, 2012.
She worked side by side with her husband at Hartinger Refrigeration for over 65 years and spent the last 30 winters at Nettles Island, Jensen Beach, Fla. She enjoyed playing cards, never missed bingo on Tuesday nights in Florida and was active in the horseshoe club at Nettles Island.
She is survived by a sister, Claire (Bob) Lambert of Green Bay; a sister-in-law, Elaine Marquardt of Oconto Falls and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Leo and Elizabeth; husband, Joe; siblings, Theodore (Edith) Marquardt, Alfred (Hazel) Marquardt, Elizabeth (Gerald) Becker, William (Sally) Marquardt, Howard Marquardt and Nathalie (Kenneth) Brunette.
Visitation was held at St. Bernards Catholic Church on Tuesday, Aug. 27th from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Rev. Mark Vander Steeg officiated.