For Immediate Release: 25 August 2008 GREEN BAY — A promise Captain Craig A. Mueller made to the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay five years before his death will be realized Friday, Sept. 5, at Lambeau Cottage on the bay shore.
One reason that we support UW-Green Bay is because of its high proportion of commuter students and returning adults. I think for someone in the workforce to see the value of going back to school for a college degree…that’s very important and we’re pleased to have the opportunity to support their efforts.
David L. Damkoehler was a businessman and philanthropist. Together, he and his wife, Edna, founded Damkoehler Chemical and Paper, Inc. in their hometown of Oconto. When David L. died in March of 1983, he was singled out in a local editorial: “No single person has made a greater contribution to Oconto’s main street.”