THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Virginia "Ginny" (Francour) Surk, 94, of Green Bay, passed away Saturday, June 3, 2017 at McCormick Assisted Living.
Born May 4, 1923 in Loomis, to the late Adam and Agnes Francour, she graduated from Menominee High School in 1942. She was a homemaker and mother of eight children.
She was known as Aunt Bubby to family. She enjoyed cooking, had a big heart, a unique personality and funny life stories, but mostly loved babies.
She is survived by six children, Carla (Henry) Allgeyer of Menominee, Mi., Linda (Jim) Sargent of Saranac, Mi., Daniel Eastburn and Sallie (Steve) Jerovetz, both of Green Bay, Andrew "Mick" (Kerry) Surk III of Denmark and Kenneth Surk of Phoenix, Az.; a son-in-law, Eugene Vanden Heuvel; 10 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; four siblings, Helen "Tootie" Bezio, Mildred "Millie" Walters, Dorothy Schwindt and Eugene (Annette) Francour; a brother-in-law, Fran Chilson; a sister-in-law, Katherine Francour; many nieces; nephews; other family and friends.
She was preceded in death by two children, Cheri Eastburn and Lina Vanden Heuvel; a granddaughter, Jean Marie Vanden Heuvel and nine siblings, George Francour, Ella Behrend, Jeanette Nettleton, John "Augie" Francour, Patrick Francour, Lorraine Gruszynski, Frances "Biddy" Chilson, Florence "Tini" Carviou and Willard "Sonny" Francour.
Visitation will be held at Malcore (East) Funeral Home, 701 N. Baird St., Green Bay on Thursday, June 8, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. with a Memorial Service at 7 p.m., with Rev. Kenneth DeGroot O. Praem. officiating.