THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Issue Date: January 31, 2019
Raymond "Gordy" Gordon, 76, of Wausaukee, beloved husband of Sandy (Bergner) Gordon, departed this life peacefully, surrounded by loved ones, on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at Aurora Baycare.
Ray was born on August 7, 1942 in Goodman, son of the late Raymond and Susan (Glass) Gordon. He was a graduate of Goodman High School, later attending Technical College to become a Mechanical Draftsman. Later in life he was a self employed Logger which allowed him to enjoy one of his favorite things: the outdoors.
In his spare time Ray enjoyed hunting, fishing and his true passion of making Uncle Gordy's Maple Syrup in his Sugar Shack in Goodman. Ray loved spending time with family and friends at his camp in Fence, WI. Ray served on the Wausaukee Village Board, enjoyed attending high school sporting events, and his latest passion of making signs and jewelry boxes. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend who will truly be missed.
He will be greatly missed by his by his wife, Sandy and their two children, Corey (Jaime) Gordon and Hailey (Nick) Douglas. He also leaves his siblings, Sandra Toth and Judy (Mike) Cassidy along with In-laws, Liz Gordon, Carol (Jim) Brady, Gary (MaryKay) Gordon, Bruce (Holly) Bergner, Jeff (Dori) Bergner, Joan Fletcher and Joseph (Jody) Bergner. Raymond also leaves his beloved grandchildren, Bowen Gordon and Oaken Douglas, along with numerous nieces; nephews; extended family and friends.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Patricia Gordon and a brother, William Gordon.
A visitation will be held on Saturday, February 2, 2019 from 2 PM - 5 PM at Newcomer - Green Bay Chapel, 340 S. Monroe Avenue, Green Bay. A service celebrating Ray's life will follow at 5 PM in the funeral home. To leave a message of remembrance or for directions please visit www.NewcomerGreenBay.com