Harley R. Hebel, 86, of Crooked Lake, WI passed away on February 5, 2018, after his battle with cancer.
He was born April 7, 1931 in Green Bay, WI to the late Edward and Beatrice (Olson) Hebel. Harley served with the rank of PFC in Korea with the U.S. Marine Corps from 1952-1954. After being wounded, he was awarded the Purple Heart and honorably discharged. He was also awarded a Good Conduct, Overseas Campaign, and Korean Campaign medals. On February 27, 1954 he married his loving wife of 38 years, the late Janet Zich. She preceded him in death on June 10, 1992. Harley was employed for 34 years at the Red Owl Warehouse in Green Bay in refrigeration maintenance. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and time with his family at his brothers’ cottage at Boundary Lake. He later moved to Crooked Lake where he spent time golfing, snowmobiling and “Happy Hour” at the local establishments with his friends.
Harley is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law; Daniel (Dawn) Hebel and Robert (Rebecca) Hebel; three daughters and two sons-in-law, Mary (Bruce) Miller, Judy (David) Pfister, Nancy Hylok (Kurt Boesen); 12 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Other survivors include his brothers, Jordon Hebel, Leon Hebel and Terry (Betty) Hebel; brother-in-law, Ed Schumacher; and sister-in-law, Sue Hebel.
Harley was preceded in death by his wife, Janet; parents, Edward and Beatrice Hebel; brother, Roy Hebel; sisters, Lynn Schumacher and Lorene Binish; sisters-in-law, Alice Hebel, Ruby Hebel and Peggy Hebel.
The family would like to thank the physicians, nurses and staff at St. Vincent’s Hospital, Green Bay Oncology and Unity Hospice for providing amazing care and compassion for our father.
Visitation will take place at Lyndahl Funeral Home, 1350 Lombardi Avenue, on Friday, February 9, 2018 from 3:00 pm until 6:00 pm. Full Military Honors will take place at 6:00 pm. Expressions of sympathy, memories, and photos of Harley may be shared with his family on his tribute page at www.lyndahl.com.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Unity Hospice (unityhospice.org).