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Thomas White - Departed on Nov 29, 2017 - Green Bay, WI
Thomas White - Departed on Nov 29, 2017 - Green Bay, WI

Thomas White

Born in Green Bay, WI on May 28, 1938

Died on Nov 29, 2017 and resided in Green Bay, WI

Thomas W. White, 79, Green Bay, passed away on Wednesday, November 29, 2017. He was born in Green Bay, on May 28, 1938, to the late Louis and Marian (DeKeyser) White. Tom graduated from East High School in 1957, and enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps, serving until 1960. On August 20, 1960, Tom married the former Dorothy “Dottie” Peters. He worked in maintenance at KI for over 40 years until his retirement. Tom enjoyed fishing, woodworking, caring for his lawn, and taking trips to the casino. Most importantly, he loved spending time with his family and friends.

Thomas is survived by his wife of 57 years, Dorothy White; children, Brian (Lisa) White, Baneberry, TN, Bruce White, Oakridge, TN, and Brenda (Wesley) Dorner, Green Bay; grandchildren, Jeremy (Ginger Laabs) Rentmeester, Brandon (Crystal) Belschner, Zachary (Nicole) White, Amy (Stephen) Richards, Alexander (Kelsey) White, Andrea (Mitchell Lemke) Belschner, and Kristine (John) Harris; 11 great-grandchildren; and his brother, Gerald (Marianne) White; along with many nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Royce White, and Louis White Jr.; and his five sisters, Kay Bocher, Betty Robinson, Jeanette Fillion, Elaine Patterson, and Arleen Keller.

Friends may gather at Proko-Wall Funeral Home, 1630 E. Mason St, on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, from 4:00 to 7:15 p.m. Prayer Service will be at 7:15 p.m. at the Funeral Home. Entombment will be in the Fort Howard Mausoleum. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.prokowall.com.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the doctors and nurses of Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center of Milwaukee and Aurora BayCare Medical Center of Green Bay, for all their care for Tom and his family.


Funeral Service: Tuesday Dec 5, 2017, 7:15pm at Proko-Wall Funeral Home

Visitation: Tuesday Dec 5, 2017, 4-7pm at Proko-Wall Funeral Home

Served by Proko-Wall Funeral Director: Shawn Kamke

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