THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Gustav A. Lockstein, Jr.
Issue Date: August 23, 2017
Gustav A. Lockstein, Jr., age 70, of Pembine, was welcomed into the arms of the Lord on Friday, August 18, 2017 at the Milwaukee VA hospital surrounded by his loving family.
Gus was born in Oconto Falls on January 9, 1947, a son of the late Gustav Lockstein, Sr. and Joyce Framness. He attended area schools and enlisted in the US Navy in 1965. Following his honorable discharge in 1972, Gus was married to Sandra (François) on September 14, 1974. Together they had three children and had also hosted two foreign-exchange students.
Gus worked for Patz Company and later for United Healthcare. He was an avid computer programmer and had also received a bachelor's degree in computer sciences.
In addition to his wife, Sandra, of almost 43 years, Gus is survived by his son, Gustav Lockstein, III of Pembine; his daughter; Julie Lockstein of Green Bay; his brother, John, Sr. (Jean) Lockstein of Gillett, Roger (Cathy) Lockstein of Gillett, Susan (Jim) Zabel of Lena and Janet (Walter) Bohm of Krakow. He also leaves a "grandson" Tyrone as well as many nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends.
Gus was preceded in death by a stillborn son, Troy as well as his Godson, John Lockstein, Jr.
Memorial visitation will be Sunday, August 27 from 1 to 2:45 PM at St. John's Lutheran Church (101 W. Main Street, Gillett). A funeral service will be held at 3 PM with the Reverend Kent Wallace officiating. Gus will immediately be laid to rest following full Military Honors at St. John's Lutheran Cemetery.
For those wishing, memorials are appreciated to the family. To leave an online condolence or for more information please visit www.legacyfuneralchapels.com or call 920-855-2144.