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Marilyn 'Dotes' Mae Bourassa-Schuh

November 10, 1936 January 16, 2012
Marilyn 'Dotes' Mae Bourassa-Schuh
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Obituary for Marilyn 'Dotes' Mae Bourassa-Schuh
Marilyn “Dotes” Mae Bourassa-Schuh, 75, Marinette, passed away Monday, January 16, 2012 at Bay Area Medical Center, Marinette. Marilyn was born November 10, 1936, the 9th of 10 children, in Oconto to the late Edmond and Celia (Belongia) Bourassa. Marilyn loved doing crafts and was very gifted in drawing and needle work. She was a huge Green Bay Packers fan. Marilyn was a practicing catholic her entire life. She was a very loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. Marilyn is survived by four daughters Theresa (special friend Marshall Lund) Petermann; Marinette; Rhonda (Tom) Schmit, Pulaski; Dorothy “DJ” (special friend Troy Brezsko) Hendricks, Porterfield; Brenda (Craig) Hartwell, Green Bay; a sister Barbara (Jerry) VanHulle, Oconto; two brothers Tom (Viola) Bourassa, Oconto; Byron (Judy) Bourassa, Green Bay; two sisters-in law Frances Bourassa, WA; Marge Bourassa, Green Bay; eleven grandchildren; and three great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by four brothers Clifford, Francis, Bob, and Bill Bourassa; two sisters Betty Willharm and Jean McGovern; and son-in-law Mike Petermann. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Gallagher Funeral Home, Oconto, Friday, January 20, 2012, from 5 to 9 PM, with prayer services by Deacon Walter Kaszynski at 7 PM. Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated 11 AM Saturday, January 21st at Holy Trinity Catholic Church with the Rev. Joel Sember officiating. Online condolences may be expressed at

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5:00 PM 1/20/2012 5:00:00 PM - 9:00 PM 1/20/2012 9:00:00 PM
Gallagher Funeral Home & Cremation Service

217 Congress St.
Oconto, WI 54153

Gallagher Funeral Home & Cremation Service
217 Congress St. Oconto 54153 WI
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11:00 AM 1/21/2012 11:00:00 AM
Holy Trinity Catholic Church

300 Arbutus Avenue
Oconto, WI 54153

Holy Trinity Catholic Church
300 Arbutus Avenue Oconto 54153 WI
United States

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