Jacqueline Streckenbach - Departed on Aug 30, 2017 - Green Bay, WI
Jacqueline Streckenbach - Departed on Aug 30, 2017 - Green Bay, WI

Jacqueline Streckenbach

Born in Green Bay, WI on Nov 24, 1923

Died on Aug 30, 2017 and resided in Green Bay, WI

Jacqueline Jean Streckenbach, 93, Green Bay, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 30, 2017. She was born in Green Bay on November 24, 1923, to the late Lloyd and Magdeline (Elfner) LaPlante. She married Glenn Streckenbach on July 4, 1945, at St. Francis Xavier Cathedral. He preceded her in death on February 14, 1998. Jackie graduated from Green Bay East High School in 1942. She was a lifelong and active member of St. Francis Xavier Cathedral; she would travel to nursing homes and visit with her fellow parishioners regularly, sometimes she would bring them treats. She also participated in the Perpetual Adoration at SS. Peter & Paul’s Eucharistic Chapel. Jackie was a regular bingo player at the Senior Center in Green Bay. She enjoyed gardening at home and feeding and watching the birds outside, especially the Baltimore Orioles which frequented her feeders.

She is survived by her children, Scott (Cheryl) Streckenbach, Susan (Peter) Maass, Shelley (John) Lester, and Sheyla (Michael) Polk; nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren; along with many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Glenn; and by her sisters and one brother.

Friends may gather at St. John the Evangelist, 413 St. John Street, on Thursday, September 7, 2017, from 9:30 a.m. until the Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. Rev. Joseph Dorner will preside. Entombment will be in the Allouez Chapel Mausoleum. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.prokowall.com.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to staff at Patient Pines Assisted Living, especially Barb, Toni, Doris, Sara, for the loving care they provided for Jackie.

Funeral Mass: Thursday Sep 7, 2017, 11:00am at St. John the Evangelist

Visitation: Thursday Sep 7, 2017, 9:30-11am at St. John the Evangelist

Served by Proko-Wall Funeral Director: Shawn Kamke

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