Obituary of Maurice Matzke
- March 29, 2004
Green Bay Presss Gazette.
Maurice “Maurie” Matzke,
resident, died March 29, 2004. He was born in Green Bay, on
Aug. 10, 1927, to Raymond and
Mary (Buzynski) Matzke. He graduated from Green Bay East High School
After serving ten months in the U.S. Navy, he attended St. Norbert College for 2
years. He married Bernadine
“Bernie” Boyere on Aug. 21, 1954. He owned and
operated The Maurie Studio of
Photography from 1952 until he retired in 1992. He was a member of St.
the Angels Parish where he served as an usher.
He is survived by his wife;
two sons, a daughter and six grandchildren, Larry, Green Bay, his
Mike, Lauren, Joey, Claire and their mother, Cathy; Jeff (Ronda),
children, Brooke and Nicole; Kim (Dave) Fisher, Green Bay; and
special friend, a Golden Retriever, Rowdie.
He was preceded in death by
his parents and two brothers, Howard and John.
Friends may call at
Proko-Wall Funeral Home & Crematory, 1630 E. Mason Street
on Wednesday from 4
to 8 p.m. Parish Wake Service 7 p.m. Visitation will continue on
the funeral home from 9 a.m. until the procession leaves for church.
Christian Burial 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary of the Angels Church, corner of
and Irwin, with Rev. Al Lis officiating. Entombment in Allouez Catholic
The family would like to
extend a special thank you to Unity Hospice for their support and care
last two months.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial
fund has been established in Maurie’s name.
Submitted by Pat Matzke