Elizabeth Gardipee Babcock.
.April 24, 2012
.Green Bay Press-Gazette.
Mary Elizabeth Gardipee Babcock, 73, Green Bay, formerly of Oconto,
Wednesday, April 25, 2012, after a long battle with cancer. Mary was
Aug. 12, 1938, in Waukesha, to Joseph and Mary Elizabeth (Holl)
enjoyed crocheting, gardening, fishing, bike riding, and working on
Mary was a wonderful grandmother who was always there. She put aside
"Golden Years" to help raise her grandchildren. Mary spent many hours
teaching Becky to bake.
Survivors include three children, Donald Gardipee, Chuck Gardipee and
wife, Dawn, Adrian "Buddy" Gardipee and his significant other, Kim
son-in-law, David Steeno; 15 grandchildren, Evelyn, Amanda, Ericka,
Jessica, Tabitha, Rebecca Jo "Becky", Lisa, James, R.J., David, Josh,
Charity, Marybeth, Jonathon; many great-grandchildren; two sisters and
brother-in-law, Ann Wolenhof, Josephine and Jerry Warnacke; and a
Mary was preceded in death by three children, David Gardipee, Mary
Donna Gardipee; a grandson, Charles Gardipee, Jr.; and a
Friends may call at Blaney Funeral Home, 1521 Shawano Ave., from 9 to
a.m. Saturday. The Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at
funeral home. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery. To send online
condolences, please go to www.BlaneyFuneralHome.com.
The family would like to extend their thanks to Judy her nurse at
ManorCare-West for the awesome care and love she gave to Mary, and to
Winkler, and the staff of Blaney Funeral Home.
To my loving grandma,
May you enjoy your eternity in God's loving meadow where the flowers
always blooming, birds are always singing, and the sun is always
love you always and forever. Wait for me beneath the willow.
Love you always,
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