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 Joseph Sperl

Joseph Sperl

Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 2 Jun 2013 (aged 84)
Manitowoc, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Manitowoc, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, USA
Plot S-43-81
Memorial ID 111818733 · View Source
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Sperl, Joseph L.

Joseph L. Sperl, age 84, a resident of the Villas at Felician Village, entered eternal life on Sunday, June 2, 2013 at St. Mary's Home, Manitowoc.

Joe was born February 1, 1929 in the town of Kossuth, Manitowoc County. He was the son of the late Joseph W. and Agnes Stedl Sperl. Joe attended Mishicot High School and graduated with the class of 1946. In 1951 he entered the United States Army serving stateside for 2 years. Joe had been employed with National Tinsel Company, the Manitowoc Post Office and Imperial Eastman Corporation from where he retired in 1991. On December 26, 1953 he married Rose A. Zucchi at St. Anne's Catholic Church, Francis Creek, Wisconsin. She preceded him in death on July 11, 2009. Joe was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church and the American Legion Drews Bleser Post #88 for over 30 years.

He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law: David and Lisa Sperl, Waukesha, WI; three daughters and sons-in-law: Barbara and Paul Brice, Manitowoc, WI; Mary Jo and Dwight George, Frisco, CO; Carol Ann and Mike Dassow, West Bend, WI; eight grandchildren, one great grandson along with other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents: Joseph W. and Agnes Sperl; wife: Rose.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Monday, June 10, 2013 at St. Francis of Assisi on Grand. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. Dave Pleier. Military rites will provided at the church by the American Legion Drews Bleser Post #88 following the funeral. Burial will take place at Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc. Following the services at the church there will be a luncheon for relatives and friends at the Harrigan Parkside Gathering Center located on the south property of the Harrigan Parkside Funeral Home. Relatives and friends may call at St. Francis of Assisi on Grand on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of services at 11:00 a.m.

Online condolences to the family may be sent to

The Harrigan Parkside Funeral Home and Crematory, North 11th and St. Clair streets, Manitowoc, is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.

Published in Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter from June 5 to June 7, 2013

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  • Created by: Kent Salomon
  • Added: 5 Jun 2013
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Sperl (1 Feb 1929–2 Jun 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111818733, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Manitowoc, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Kent Salomon (contributor 901) .