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Albert R. Deneau
Albert R. Deneau, 59, of Marinette, passed away at home on Wednesday, June 28, 2017.
Born Aug. 14, 1957, in Gladstone, Mi., to Albert H. and Helen (Gumuls) Deneau, he grew up in the Chicago area and later moved to Escanaba with his family. He served in the United States Army and on Sept. 24, 1977 married Patricia Myhren and they made their home in Marinette. He worked as a truck driver, boilermaker and a welder at Marinette Marine.
He enjoyed music, dancing, camping, and working on cars, but mostly had an endless love and pride for his family.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia; children, Brenda, Julie (Todd), Tracy, Ashley (Dominic), Tiffany (Jon), Brittany (Mike) and Bridgett; 11 grandchildren; a great-grandchild; a sister, Pat (Jon) Cronkhite; his mother-in-law, Lillian and many nieces; nephews and cousins.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Jessica and a half-sister, Vivian.
Friends visited at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Marinette on Monday, July 3 from 1:30 p.m. until time of the service at 2 p.m., with the Rev. Jon Tesch officiating. Hansen Onion Martell Funeral Home of Marinette assisted the family with arrangements.