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Helen Huisman

July 5, 2006
Helen Huisman
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Helen Octavia Huisman, 425 Pecor St., Oconto, passed away on Wednesday, July 5, 2006 at Bay Shore Pines Assisted Living Facility. The former Helen Octavia Bourassa was born December 1, 1908 in Oconto to the late Thomas and Mary (Pocan) Bourassa. She married Joseph Huisman on October 22, 1929 at St. Peter?s Church, Oconto. He preceded her in death on June 22, 1967. Helen was a member of Holy Trinity Parish. Helen is survived by three daughters, Patricia (Robert) Hansen, Green Bay; Rosanne Stephens, Frederick, MD; Eileen (Francis) Bunker, Green Bay; two sons Dean, Pewaukee; Wayne (Marlys) Farmington, MN; twenty grandchildren, thirty great-grandchildren, five great-great-grandchildren; and a very special niece Jane Belongia, Oconto. Helen was preceded in death by her parents, one son Donald, four sisters Ella Bourassa, Hilda (Charles) Loberger, Eva (Charles) Degeneffe, Libby (William) Delvo, and three brothers Edmund (Ceil) Bourassa, Ernest (Ellen) Bourassa, and Franklin (Helen) Bourassa. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Holy Trinity Church, Oconto, from 9:30 to 11:30 AM Friday, July 7, 2006. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11:30 AM Friday at the church with the Rev. David C. Ruby officiating. Burial will be at the Oconto Catholic Cemetery. The Gallagher Funeral Home, Oconto, is assisting the family. On line condolences may be expressed at The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Bayshore Pines and Unity Hospice for their kindness and considerations. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established.

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