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William C. Pries

October 18, 1948 December 4, 2011
William C. Pries
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William C. Pries, 63, Oconto, passed away Sunday, December 4, 2011 at William S. Middleton Memorial VA Hospital, Madison. William was born October 18, 1948 in Oconto to the late Ernest and Arlene (Leigh) Pries. He graduated from Oconto High School and then received a BA from Milton College. William served his country in the US Army. He then worked as a manager for Woolworth’s in Minnesota, Iowa and Illinois. Later he owned and operated his own business, Wash and Wheels until his retirement. William served on the Oconto Harbor Commission. William is survived by two sons Christopher (Michelle) Pries, Cedarburg; Jeremy Pries, CA; a sister Mary Pries, Madison; and two grandsons Hayden and Brady Pries. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Oconto, from 9 to 11 AM Saturday, December 10, 2011. Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated 11 AM Saturday at the church with the Rev. Bob Karuhn officiating. Burial will be at the Oconto Catholic Cemetery with Military Rites by American Legion Post #74, Oconto. Online condolences may be expressed at www.gallagherfuneralhome.net.

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Oconto Catholic Cemetery with Military Rites by American Legion Post #74

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Visitation

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10

Dec

9:00 AM 12/10/2011 9:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 12/10/2011 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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Saturday

10

Dec

11:00 AM 12/10/2011 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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