Sue Nehring, age 80, of Green Bay, passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 14, 2017, at St. Mary's Hospital. She was born on July 3, 1936, to the late Richard and Dorothea (Strandt) Koch. Sue graduated from Milwaukee Lutheran High School and then went on to graduate with an education degree from Concordia College in River Forest, IL. She married Charles "Chuck" Nehring on July 18, 1959, at St. James Lutheran Church in Shawano, WI. Sue worked in the circulation department in the library at St. Norbert College for 28 years until her retirement in 2006.
Sue is survived by her husband, Chuck; children, Bryan (Jennifer) Nehring, Stephanie (Thore) Vangen, Scott Nehring; granddaughters, Chelsea (Marc) Opicka and Marissa Nehring; sister, Doreen McElhanon; and nieces and nephews.
Sue is preceded in death by her brother, Richard (Charlotte) Koch; and brother-in-law, Harvey McElhanon.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 18, 2017, at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 210 S. Oneida St., from 9:00 a.m. until the time of Funeral Service at 11:00 a.m. Rev. Paul Pett will be officiating. A dinner will be served at the church following the service. After which, the burial will take place in the Pine Grove Cemetery in Wausau, WI. In lieu of floral expressions, a memorial fund has been established in Sue's name. ... Read More
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Chuck and Family, I'm very sorry for your loss. My sincere condolences.
Mr Nehring and family, we are so sad to hear of your loss. May God comfort you in this time of heartache. Remember the good times and celebrate her life. God Bless.
Chuck, we were so sorry to hear about your loss. We enjoyed so much visiting with Sue and you at High School and College reunions. Sue had a wonderful smile, was proud of her family, and was a delight to talk to. We w... more
Dear Mr Nehring, Bryan, Stephanie, Scott and families. I'm so sorry for your loss. She is in a better happy place where she is at peace. Happy and now watching over you with a smile on her face, so proud of all of ... more
A few of us at the St Norbert College library still remember, Sue. She was a very sweet lady who always had a smile for everyone. We are very sorry for your loss.
I worked with Sue for many years at the library and loved my time with her. Warm, caring, funny, competent, hard-working - there aren't enough words available to describe this wonderful person. I am so sorry for your... more