THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Louis J. Burg
Issue Date: June 20, 2019
Louis "Louie" J. Burg, 73, of Green Bay, passed away Saturday, June 15, 2019 after a short illness.
Born Oct. 25, 1945 in Lena, to the late Norbert and Marion (Roudebush) Burg, he married the former Nancy J. Herald on Sept. 25, 1965 at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Stiles. He served in the United States Marines and worked at General Motors for many years in Fort Wayne, Ind. until retiring in 1997.
He loved the Milwaukee Brewers, Green Bay Packers, playing cards at the Moose Lodge and time with family.
Surviving are four children, Lisa (Richard) McCue, Laura (Bill) Moore, Lucinda (Chris) Hanson and Nathan Burg; nine grandchildren; a great-granddaughter; a brother, Deacon Michael Burg and a sister, Mary Burg.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Norman, Francis and Eugene Burg and a sister, Karen Earley.
Family will greet relatives and friends at St. Anne Catholic Church in Lena on Friday, June 21 from 9 a.m. until time of a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m., with Fr. Felix Abano officiating. Military Honors will be given by the Lena American Legion and burial will be in St. Charles Catholic Cemetery in Lena. Memorial contributions can be made to the Brown County Humane Society or the Disabled American Veterans Charity. Rhodes- Charapata Funeral Home of Lena is assisting the family with arrangements.