THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Floyd B. DeBauch
Issue Date: February 7, 2018
Floyd Bernard DeBauch, 90, of Green Bay, passed away Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018 at an area nursing home.
Born Oct. 23, 1927 in Two Rivers, to the late Arthur and Marie (Burg) DeBauch, he served in the United States Navy from Sept. 13, 1945 to October 18, 1948. On Oct. 2, 1954, he married the former Clistie Umentum and she preceded him in death on Nov. 25, 1964. He then married Margaret Arvey at St. Joseph's Church in Green Bay and she preceded him in death on Nov. 9, 2005.
He retired from Fort Howard Paper Co., now Georgia Pacific in January 1988 after 33 years. A member of the Fort Howard Key Club and the Fort Howard Quarter Century Club, he was also a lifelong member at St. Agnes Parish.
He enjoyed cooking, baking, woodworking, working on his yard, rummage sales, feeding birds and hunting and fishing while at his cottage in Townsend. He also liked vegetable gardening and sharing with friends and family.
He is survived by five sisters, Marilyn Ingrisani, Westbury, N.Y., Priscilla Burbey, Green Bay, Joan (Richard) Murdzek, Suamico, Regina Coppens, Tucson, Az. and Elizabeth Ondik, Gillett; two brothers, Vincent (Joyce) DeBauch, Shawano and Delbert (Bonnie) DeBauch, Gillett and many nieces; nephews; great-nieces and nephews and friends.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by two spouses, Clistie and Margaret; a sister, Genevieve Reinke; a brother, Bernard DeBauch and four brothers-in-law, Ralph Burbey, Ronald Coppens, Julius Ondik and Nicholas Ingrisani.
Visitation was held at St. Agnes Parish on Wednesday, Feb. 7 from 9 a.m. until time of the Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. Rev. Patrick Beno officiated with entombment in Allouez Chapel Mausoleum. Malcore-West Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.