top banner

Obituary Listings

Proud to Be Family Owned and Operated.

William DePouw

September 23, 2005
William DePouw
There are condolences waiting approval on William's Tribute wall

Plant a tree in memory of William

An environmentally friendly option
Obituary for William DePouw

William P. DePouw, 90, passed away Friday September 23, 2005 at Rennes Health Center-West. Bill was born February 20, 1915 in Oconto to the late Charles and Anna ( Barman) DePouw. He married Marie L. Detaeye on October 17, 1936 in Oconto at St. Joseph Catholic Church. She preceded him in death on September 23, 2005 by only a few hours. Bill worked for Oconto Brewing Co. for many years. He then worked for Great lakes Shoe Co. until his retirment. Bill loved hunting, fishing and was an avid stamp collector. Bill was an Eagle Scout and past Scout Master. He was a member of Holy Trinity Parish and American Legion Post 74. Bill is survived by one son Donald (Annette) DePouw, Green Bay; two grandchildren Sarah (Mark) Nerenhausen, Oconto; Kristin (Bryant) Hodkiewicz, Stiles; five great grandchildren Alyson and Lauryn Nerenhausen, and Rease, Brynn, and Cole Hodkiewicz, one sister-in-law Leah DePouw, Oconto. He is preceded in death by his wife Marie, two brothers George and Raymond DePouw and one sister Loretta. The family will receive relatives and friends at Holy Trinity Parish, Oconto, from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM Tuesday September 27, 2005. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10:30 AM Tuesday at the church with the Rev. David C. Ruby officiating. Burial will be at Oconto Catholic Cemetery with military rites by American Legion Post #74. The Gallagher Funeral Home, Oconto, is assisting the family. On line condolences may be expressed at A special thank you to the staff at Rennes Health Center-West for the compassionate care and kindness given to Bill.

5:00 PM to 5:00 PM at on September 23, 2005 (map/driving directions) 5:00 PM to 5:00 PM at on September 23, 2005 (map/driving directions)

5:00 PM at on September 23, 2005 (map/driving directions)

To plant a tree in memory of William DePouw, visit the Tribute Store.


Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries


We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.