By McMahon Funeral Home
Mildred A. Deprez, 90 of Misere, died Thursday evening, March 09, 2017 at a Green Bay Hospital. She was born in Misere on June 06, 1926 to the late Nestor and Emily (Coisman) Englebert. She attended Roosevelt Consolidated Grade School and graduated from Brussels High School. She lived and worked on the family farm for over 80 years of her life. In 2013, the State of Wisconsin recognized the Deprez/Englebert/Coisman Farm as a Sesquicentennial Honoree. She was also employed with L.D. Smith Shipbuilding, Sturgeon Bay Dry Docks and Northeast Co-op of Green Bay . On October 22, 1947 she married Joseph E. Deprez at St. Michael Catholic Church, Misere, WI. He preceded her in death, April 09, 1999. Mildred was a member of St. Hubert Church, St. Hubert Altar Society of Rosiere and Senior Citizen’s Card Club. Playing cards, reading, family, friends and prayer consumed her whole life.
Survivors include her three children; Monica (Chuck) Wagner, Luxemburg; Bradley (Diane) Deprez, Green Bay; Kenneth (Phyllis) Deprez, Algoma; seven grandchildren, Heidi (Nick) DeBaker, A.J. (Kendra) Wagner, Jenny (Chris) Pigeon, Kaelin Deprez, Kevin Deprez, Lucas (Leigh) Deprez and Eric Deprez, ten great-grandchildren, MacKayla and Maggie DeBaker, Hunter and Carter Wagner, Elaina and Stella Deprez, Jacob, Jackson, Matthew and Mazie Pigeon; one brother, Wallace Englebert, Algoma; one sister in law, Berna Deprez, Luxemburg, nieces and nephews.
Mildred was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph; her parents, Nestor and Emily Englebert; four sisters and three brothers in law, Verna Englebert, Gertrude (Norman) Hansen, Jenny (Herman) Baudhuin, Laura (Harry) Rass; two brothers and three sisters in law, Gilbert (Agnes) Englebert and Lawrence (Helen) Englebert and Verna Englebert.
Friends may call at the McMAHON FUNERAL HOME, LUXEMBURG, 4: 00 to 7:00 pm. Monday, March 13, 2017. Closing parish wake service at 7:00 pm on Monday. Visitation will continue between 9:30 and 10:45 am on Tuesday, March 14, 2017, at St. Hubert Church, (Rosiere), E3085 County Road X., Casco, WI 54205. Funeral 11:00 amon Tuesday at the church with Rev. Tony Birdsall and Deacon Paul Zenefski officiating. Entombment at the Shrine of The Good Shepherd Mausoleum, Green Bay.
The Family wishes to extend a thank you to all of the friends and neighbors for their continuous and valuable support offered to Mildred, enabling her to remain in her home. She truly cherished all of you!