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Anna Mae Puyleart - Departed on May 04, 2017 - Green Bay, Wisconsin
Anna Mae Puyleart - Departed on May 04, 2017 - Green Bay, Wisconsin

Anna Mae Puyleart

Born in Seattle, Washington on Mar 26, 1927

Died on May 04, 2017 and resided in Green Bay, Wisconsin

Anna Mae Puyleart, 90, Green Bay, passed away on May 4, 2017, at home with family by her side.

She was born March 26, 1927, in Seattle, WA, to the late George and Nellie (Skipworth) Carslay. While working on the ferry in Seattle she met and then married Harold Puyleart on September 22, 1945. They moved to Green Bay shortly after where Anna worked at Green Bay Foods for five years. She then began a career as a CNA with St. Vincent Hospital and spent 7 years in Pediatrics and another 7 years in Orthopedics. Anna liked to play sheepshead and smear with her family and friends. She also managed cribbage tournaments for a few years and loved to play all the way up until a week before her passing.     Anna will be sadly missed by her family, friends, and her dog, Meeka.

Survivors include her children, Lois (Gary) Blanz, Lorraine (Mike) Whetung, Lynn (Steve) Langenberg, and unofficial adopted son, Steve Blanz; grandchildren, Daniel (Holly) Buss Jr., Thomas Buss (special friend Misty), Brian Weaver, Mike (Misty) Whetung, Sherri Whetung, Donald (fiancé Jackie Novy) Whetung, Steven (Cari) Langenberg Jr., Jason (Alissa) Langenberg, Jeremy (special friend Amanda) Langenberg, Jenny (Mike) Meyer. She is further survived by many great grandchildren; sisters, June Taubeneck and Nancy Scanlan; her son-in-law, Dan Buss; daughter-in-law, Debbie Puyleart and sisters-in-law, Dorothy Lemmens and Ursula Puyleart.  

Anna was preceded in death by parents; husband, Harold; three children, Lucy (Ron) Kurowski, LaVerne (Bunny) Buss and Leonard Puyleart; a grandchild, Jessica Puyleart, sisters, Goldie and Mary Lou; brothers, Bernard, Ray, and Frisco Carslay; brothers-in-law, infant child Norbert Puyleart, Joe (Alice) Puyleart, Ray Puyleart, Rich (Isabelle) Puyleart, Bob (Edna) Puyleart, Norbert Puyleart, and Harold Lemmens; sisters-in-law, Gladys (Pete) Umentum, Leona (Elmer) DeGrand, Marie (Clarence) Ducat, and Bernadine (Jack) Laurent. 

Family and friends may call at St. Francis Xavier Cathedral, 140 S. Monroe Ave.., Tuesday, May 23, at 2:00 p.m. until the time of Mass. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 5:00 p.m. at the church with Reverend Joseph E. Dorner officiating. Entombment will be on Wednesday, May 24, 2:00 p.m., at the Shrine of the Good Shepherd Mausoleum. Online condolences may be expressed at www.prokowall.com.

The family extends a special thank you to aunt Dorothy Lemmens and mom’s good friend Lucille Kusch who always kept in contact with her and Steve Blanz, who played and lost at cribbage many times with her; full and part time nursing assistants, Jennifer Zanzie and Christy King who went above and beyond while caring for Anna. The family also thanks Unity Hospice for their compassion and care.  


Mass of Christian Burial: Tuesday May 23, 2017, 5:00 p.m. at St. Francis Xavier Cathedral

Visitation: Tuesday May 23, 2017, 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at St. Francis Xavier Cathedral

Served by Proko-Wall Funeral Director: Joshua Ferguson

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