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Obituary of Loretta Lison Sargent - November 9, 2003

Green Bay Press Gazette, November 12, 2003.

Mrs. Loretta M. Sargent, 89, lifelong Green Bay resident, died Sunday, November 9, 2003. She was born May 17, 1914, in Green Bay to the late Raymond and Grace (Lewis) Lison.

Survivors include four children and their spouses, Judith Funk, Appleton; Grace and Larry Boncher, Howard; Timothy and Laureen Sargent, Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif.; Michael and Jean Sargent, Howard; a son-in-law, Edward Tombal, Green Bay; 11 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; a brother and sister-in-law, Thomas and Patricia Lison, Appleton; a sister-in-law, Esther Lison, Green Bay; many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Leland, in 1983; a daughter, Patricia Tombal; a grandson, Bart Funk; and a brother, Lewis Lison. Friends may call at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 2771 Oakwood Dr., from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Thursday. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the church with the Rev. James Dillenburg officiating.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established to benefit the American Diabetes Association.

We wish to thank Unity Hospice of Green Bay and Affinity Hospice of Appleton. Special thanks to Dr. Deborah Schultz (Appleton) for her compassionate medical care of our mother, and Fr. Harold Berryman of St. Bernadette Parish (Appleton) as well as Sister Gerri Krautkramer of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton (Green Bay) for their spiritual care of our mother. Blaney Funeral Home is assisting the Sargent family

Submitted by Pat Matzke