THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Eugene W. Howe
Issue Date: June 20, 2019
Eugene W. "Bop" Howe, 83, Marinette, formerly of Appleton, WI. passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, June 15, 2019.
Bop was born on July 21, 1935 to the late Lloyd and Grace (Boushley) Howe in Plover, WI. He graduated from Appleton West High School in 1953 and was enlisted with the United States Army for 8 years.
Bop was a member of Knights of Columbus. In his leisure time he enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and bowling. He especially loved spending time with his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Bop is survived by 2 daughters, Jennifer (Dennis) Young, Marinette and Cindy Yungwirth, Kenosha; 7 grandchildren, Christopher Young, Nicole (Jacob) Spangenberg, Erin Young, Ian Young, Amy (Jesse) Millspaugh, Steven (Ally) Yungwirth and Sara Yungwirth; four great-grandchildren, Willow Young, Ashton Young-Hehling, Jaden Spangenberg and Henry Millspaugh. Further survivors include, 2 brothers, Gordon "Butch" (Linda) Howe and Alan (Lalett) Howe; 2 sisters, Janice Scheibe and Carol Hopfenspenger; 1 brother-in-law, Kermit Buman and 1 sister-in-law, Juanita Howe.
Bop is preceded in death by his parents; 1 brother, Delbert Howe; 1 sister, Donna Howe and brothers-in-law, Raymond Hopfensperger and Floyd Scheibe.
A Memorial Service for Bop will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, June 22, 2019 at Valley Funeral Home, 2211 N. Richmond St., Appleton, WI. with Pastor Mike Huff officiating. Visitation will be held at the funeral home Saturday morning beginning at 9:00 AM until the 11:00 AM service. Burial to take place at Highland Memorial Park with military honors to follow.