Sue Nehring
July 3, 1936 - May 14, 2017
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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.
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Thu, May 18, 2017
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM


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Redeemer Lutheran Church
210 South Oneida St.
Green Bay, Wisconsin 54304


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Thu, May 18, 2017
11:00 AM


Location

Redeemer Lutheran Church
210 South Oneida St.
Green Bay, Wisconsin 54304


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Ed Sherman
May 21, 2017

Chuck and Family, I'm very sorry for your loss. My sincere condolences.

Brenda & Joe Hanna
May 18, 2017

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.

Joe & JoAnn Plautz
May 17, 2017

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

May 17, 2017
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 will be keeping you in our thoughts and prayers.

Joe & JoAnn Plautz
Ann DuFresne
May 17, 2017

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

May 17, 2017
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 you. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

Ann DuFresne
Rochelle Van Erem
May 17, 2017

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.

Lynn Orlowski
May 17, 2017

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

May 17, 2017
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 loss.

Lynn Orlowski
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