THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Issue Date: June 17, 2020
Debra (Rush) Pogrant, 78, of Lena, formerly of Oconto, passed away Sunday, June 14, 2020 at the home of her daughter, Brenda.
Born Aug. 4, 1941, to Russell and Mildred Rush, she married Kenneth Pogrant on Oct 15, 1959 and they had six children. She loved to play bingo and spend time with family.
Survivors include six children, Jeff (Cindy) Pogrant, Wausaukee, Rick (Hope) Pogrant, Porterfield, Wendy Pogrant and Brenda (Kelly) Dellise, both of Lena, Lori (Dave) Seat, Oconto and Stacy (Jim) Pearson, Green Bay; 24 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Don (Edie) Rush, Oconto and James Rush, Shawano; a sister-in-law, Lois Pogrant, Marinette and many nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth, in 1987; four brothers-in-law, Jack, Carl, Bill and Bob and four sisters-in-law, Joan, Janet, Tina and Lavonne.
Friends may call at Rhodes Charapata Funeral Home, 121 Chicago St., Oconto, on Sunday June 21 from 1 p.m. until time of a funeral service at 4 p.m., with Rev. Mark Kostreva officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Oconto. Online condolences can be expressed at www.rhodescharapata.com