THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Richard H. Huisman
Richard H. Huisman, 67, of Townsend, passed away Thursday, July 24 at Unity Hospice in DePere.
He served the Wabeno School District as a teacher, principal for 12 years and the Superintendent of Schools for 13 years. In post-retirement, he spent a brief period as an interim director of CESA 8 and interim Superintendent of Schools of Suring Public Schools and an additional year as interim Superintendent for the Wabeno School District.
A Navy Veteran, Appleton City Counselman, member of the Wabeno American Legion and the Wabeno Lions, he was a caring and a loving person, who will be missed.
He is survived by his mother, Vivian (Schmidt) Huisman; wife of 45 years, Clarice (Adams) Huisman; sons, Jeffrey (Kristi) Huisman and Steven (Jackie) Huisman and three grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father, Richard G. Huisman.
A Memorial Celebration will be at held at Madonna Hall (St. Ambrose Catholic Church) in Wabeno at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 2. In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made to Cancer Research in his memory.Weber-Hill Funeral Home of Wabeno assisted the family with arrangements.