Nancy L. Brix
Friday, June 13, 2014 3:00 AM
Nancy L. Brix, 78, of Marinette, passed away on Tuesday, June 10, 2014, at Holy Family Medical Center in Des Plains, llL. She was born on March 10, 1936, to the late Albert and Ora (Therriault) Cole in Menominee.
Nancy graduated from Menominee High School in 1954. On October 30, 1954, Nancy married Gerald Brix at St. Anne’s Church in Menominee. She was a member of Holy Family Parish and the VFW Auxiliary. She had worked as a clerk at McCrory’s, Jp Variety, Lauerman’s, and Rydahl’s. She enjoyed reading, playing solitary, doing word search puzzles, and occasionally going to the casino. She was also an avid bowler.
Nancy is survived by four sons: Gerald (Cheryl) of Oconto, Robin, Todd and Wade, all of Marinette; three daughters: Renee (Tammy Menard) Brix, Dawn (fiancé, Thomas Konyn) Molitor, both of Marinette, and Larene (Randy) Ruleau of Wausau; sister, Eileen LaCount of Escanaba, sister-in-law, Laverne Cole of Menominee; eleven grandchildren: Jared Brix, Justin and Ashley Molitor, Randy Jr, Dustin, and Brandon Ruleau, Todd and Kristen Mays, Devin Olsen, Megan Bohn, and Kevin Polen; twelve great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents and husband, Gerald, she was preceded in death by an infant daughter; two brothers: Albert and Robert Cole; sister, Dorothy Lampinen; and granddaughter, Jennifer Dion.
Visitation will be held at Thielen Funeral Home on Monday, June 16th from 4 to 6 p.m. with a vigil service at 6 p.m. Additional time of visitation will be held Tuesday, June 17th from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home. A Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, June 17th at 11 a.m. at Holy Family Parish – Our Lady of Lourdes Church with Rev. Joseph Dorner officiating.
Burial will be in Forest Home Cemetery.