Tag: obituary

Campus mourns passing of Karen Dalke

The UW-Green Bay community is deeply saddened to announce the passing of a valued and highly respected member of our faculty and the Phoenix family, Karen Dalke (senior lecturer, Public and Environmental Affairs). Karen was a talented and dynamic instructor, teaching courses primarily in Sociology and Anthropology and often teaching online courses for the University’s […]

Passing of alumna Jen Pfannerstill

Campus learned about the death of an alumna, Jen Pfannerstill ’96 (Biology), who died on July 2 after a battle with cancer at 45 years old. Pfannerstill coached Tomahawk Hatches varsity volleyball team for 12 years and taught biology there before leaving in 2014 to join North Shore County Day School in Winnetka, Illinois as a […]

UW-Green Bay mourns the loss of former Phoenix Head Coach Mike Heideman

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Mike Heideman, 70, former Phoenix men’s basketball coach, passed away over the weekend, surrounded by his family. The Wisconsin Coaches Basketball Association Hall-of-Famer was the recruitment coordinator and assistant coach for Dick Bennett in UW-Green Bay’s most prolific years. After Bennett’s departure, Heideman took over the program’s helm and guided the Phoenix to a 25-4 […]

Campus mourns passing of Prof. Emeritus ‘Joe’ Moran

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UW-Green Bay learned of the passing of award-winning faculty member Joseph Moran (Natural and Applied Sciences). Services are Monday. According to the obituary, Moran, 74, died peacefully Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at Angel’s Touch Assisted Living in Ledgeview. He began teaching at UW-Green Bay in 1969 as an instructor of meteorology in the College of […]

Passing of alumna Sandra Scott

The campus learned of the passing of alumna Sandra “Sandie” M. Scott, June 17, 2018. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts from the UW-Green Bay Extended Degree Program. Scott served on the Extended Degree Alumni Board for several years. She also served as the past president and was a board member of the […]

Alumnus Carl Lindbeck passes

UW-Green Bay heard of the passing of alumnus Carl Lindbeck ’73 (Modernization Processes and later Democracy & Justice Studies.) He was a decorated Vietnam veteran, and a member of the “101st Airborne ‘Screaming Eagles,” who then spent his career of more than 30 years with the American Red Cross as an administrator of the Badger Regional […]

Campus mourns passing of former faculty member, Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, David Jowett

Former UW-Green Bay faculty member and acting Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs (1987) David Jowett, passed away on April 15, 2018 at his home. He joined the UW-Green Bay faculty in 1970, teaching in the College of Environmental Science. Jowett was a faculty member in both Natural and Applied Sciences (NAS) and Business Administration. He […]

Campus mourns loss of Dr. Herb Sandmire, recipient of Chancellor’s Award

Dr. Herbert F. Sandmire passed away on Feb. 24, 2018 at his home in Green Bay.The Sandmire’s were recognized in 2014 as “the University’s longest-running donors.” They enhanced a decades-long legacy of generosity with a $1 million scholarship gift for students who intend to pursue a career in medicine or related medical fields. The gift […]

Campus mourns the loss of Jean Wiegand

Jean Wiegand, a longtime employee of UW-Green Bay’s Office of Financial Aid, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018. A Memorial Mass to celebrate her life will be held Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at 10:30 a.m. at SS. Peter and Paul, 710 N. Baird St. Green Bay, Wis. A luncheon will be held in her […]