|Birth: ||Feb. 14, 1916|
|Death: ||May 21, 2011|
Georgette M. Schilke, 95, Green Bay, died Saturday, May 21, 2011 at a local hospital. She was born Feb. 14, 1916, in Chicago, Ill., a daughter of George and Cecile (Ratachie) Murphy. Georgette was a graduate of Amundson High School in Chicago, Ill. She later attended Metropolitan Business College. On Nov. 24, 1937, she married Ransom Schilke in Chicago. He preceded her in death on Nov. 13, 2002. Georgette was a member of St. Agnes parish, St. Agnes Community of Christian Women and a former 20 year member of the St. Mary's Hospital Guild. Georgette was an avid reader. She enjoyed making crafts, sewing, and she loved the times she spent with her children, grandchildren and friends.
Georgette is survived by her three sons and their spouses, Brian and Jane Schilke, Spokane, Wash,; Robert and Terri Schilke, Tomah; Richard and Lori Schilke, Green Bay; two grandsons, Paul and Sean; two granddaughters, Erin and Sarah; a step granddaughter, Rachel (Jesse) Johnson; two great-grandchildren, Joey and Jimmy.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ransom; her parents, and an infant brother, George.
Friends may call at Blaney Funeral Home, 1521 Shawano Ave., from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. Friends may also call at Nativity of Our Lord Catholic Church, 2270 S. Oneida St., from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday. The Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Thursday with the Rev. Dane Radecki officiating. Burial will be in Allouez Catholic Cemetery.
Ransom W Schilke (1914 - 2002)*
Allouez Catholic Cemetery And Chapel Mausoleum
Created by: Dale & Corinne Wise
Record added: May 23, 2011
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