Evelyn D. Reynen, 96, Green Bay, died peacefully at a local nursing home on Sunday, December 25, 2011, surrounded by her family. Born on October 15, 1915, in Dyckesville, she is the daughter of the late Henry and Lucy (Boulanger) Du Bois. She was a 1933 graduate of Green Bay East High School. On September 28, 1938, she married Joseph Reynen, and he preceded her in death on April 16, 1978. Evelyn was a long-time member of Holy Cross Church, where she was involved with the Altar Society, as well as assisting with many parish picnics. She was a member of the Town of Scott Historical Society. Evelyn had an interest in genealogy and scrapbooking.
Evelyn is survived by two daughters and two sons-in-law, Barbara (Dale) Wright, Amberg, and Nancy (George) Hoppa, Fish Creek; six grandchildren, Kris Wright, Alan Wright, Kim Wright, Kari Wright, Scott (Karen) Hoppa, and Tracy Hoppa; and five great grandchildren, Tiarra Pagel, Danielle Wright, Amanda Wright, Evan Wright, and Bailey Hoppa; and nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; and one sister and brother-in-law, Eunice and John Fuller.
Visitation at Holy Cross Church-Bay Settlement, 3009 Bay Settlement Road, Tuesday (December 27, 2011) from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral. Funeral Mass 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, December 27, 2011, at the church with Rev. Tom Hagendorf, O.Praem officiating. Entombment at Shrine of the Good Shepherd Mausoleum. MALCORE (East) Funeral Home is assisting the family with funeral arrangements, 432-5579.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the entire staff at Grancare Nursing Home, especially Cheryl (Pulaski), Shannon, and Melissa.
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