THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Henry R. King
Issue Date: March 29, 2018
Henry Robert King, 100, passed away Thursday, March 22, 2018 at Door County Medical Center Skilled Nursing.
Born Aug. 29, 1917 in Green Bay, to Robert and Margaret (Wolf) King, he married Eva Marquardt on July 19, 1941 in Green Bay and she preceded him in death on Jan. 30, 2012.
A draftsman at R.A. Stern for many years, he loved golfing, swimming, model ship building, sailing, bowling and carpentry.
Survivors include four children, Wayne (Barbara) King, New Mexico, Keith (Sherry) King, Louisville, Ky., Linda (Bill Hammersley) Sealey, Lena and Bruce (Beth Schnorr) King, Fox Crossing; eight grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; a brother, James (Betty) King, Milwaukee; a sister, Janice (Arnie) Van Pay, Seattle, Wa. and two sisters-in-law, Ruth Tilkens and Rita Van Iten, both of Green Bay.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Eva; two sisters, Doris (Sam) Karsten and Betty (Chuck) Gribble; six brothers-in-law, Norbert Marquardt, Fr. Donald Marquardt, Richard Marquardt, James (Peggy) Marquardt and Jean (Richard) Rocque and a son-in-law, Larry Sealey.
Friends may call at St. Joseph Catholic Church on Thursday, April 5 from 10 a.m. until time of Memorial Services at 11 a.m. Rev. Robert Stegmann will officiate with inurnment at St. Joseph Cemetery Mausoleum. Forbes Funeral Home and Cremations is assisting the family with arrangements.