Tag: obituary

Former faculty member, Bob Lanz passes away

Retired UW-Green Bay faculty member, Robert “Bob” W. Lanz, 82, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019. After receiving his doctorate, the family moved to Green Bay in 1969 where Lanz accepted a position as a professor at the newly-built UW-Green Bay. In addition to teaching, he started his own consulting engineering firm. He […]

Campus mourns loss of lecturer Don Drewiske

Members of the Green Bay Campus learned of the passing of  Associate Lecturer Donald Drewiske, who passed away unexpectedly on Oct. 16, 2019. The lifelong educator taught both biology and math at UW-Green Bay. The De Pere native began his teaching career at Abbott Pennings High School, then working for the Oneida Tribe, and lastly […]

UW-Green Bay campus mourns the passing of former controller Chuck Wiseman

Campus mourns the passing of Charles “Chuck” Wiseman, who passed away on August 30, 2019 at his home. Wiseman served as controller at UW-Green Bay for nearly 30 years, which, according to the obituary, “led him to having a second family in his colleagues and to being an avid Green Bay Phoenix sports fan.” He […]

Passing of a current student

Campus was notified about the death of a current student, Trent Graubner, who passed away Thursday, August 15, 2019. He attended both the Green Bay and Manitowoc Campuses and was majoring in Art. His family is planning a celebration of life for August 31 from 1 to 6 p.m. at Henry Schuette Park in Manitowoc. […]

Campus mourns loss of alumna and First Nations teacher, Susan Daniels

UW-Green Bay alumna, and teacher in UW-Green Bay’s First Nations Studies program, Susan Daniels, passed away August 2, 2019. She earned her bachelor’s degree in 1994 in Social Change and Development (now Democracy and Justice Studies) and her Master’s in Applied Leadership in Teaching and Learning in 2014, both from UW-Green Bay. She was a […]

Campus mourns loss of distinguished alumnus, Judge Patrick Madden

He was the first editor of UW-Green Bay’s longstanding campus newspaper, The Fourth Estate, and he was named one of the University’s most distinguished alumni in 1990. Campus learned of the passing of Judge Patrick Madden (’71, Modernization Processes) last week. More on Madden in the UW-Green Bay book, “From the Beginning.” According to the […]

Campus mourns loss of distinguished alumna Patricia Finder-Stone

Patricia Finder-Stone participating in oral history project, 2015

UW-Green Bay learned today of the loss of Patricia Finder-Stone ’73 (Human Biology). She passed on Tuesday, June 10, after a brief illness. She was 90. She was named one of the University’s most Distinguished Alumni in 2010, an honor she cherished, and could often be found attending UW-Green Bay events. She was briefly employed […]

Northern Sky Theater mourns cherished former staff members, alumnus John Hansen

John Hansen ’74 (Communication and the Arts) died Feb. 8, 2019 in Colorado at his winter home since graduating from UW-Green Bay 45 years ago and founding his Mudslingers Pottery Studio. He was 66. The Door County Pulse published memories of Hansen, prominent to the success of Door County’s American Folklore Theatre (AFT) – over […]