Stephen Classon Obituary

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Stephen James Classon

August 17, 1947 - November 19, 2012
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Stephen J. Classon, 65, of De Pere, WI passed away peacefully on Monday, November 19, 2012 in Florida, surrounded by his loving family. Steve was born August 17, 1947, in Ashland, WI, son of the late Stephen G. and Donna K. Classon. After growing up in Wisconsin and Georgia, Steve's family moved to Pennsylvania where he graduated from Richland High School, Gibsonia, PA, in 1965. He returned to Wisconsin, earning a business degree from St. Norbert College in DePere in 1969. Steve married Karen Brzezinski on February 17,1984 in Green Bay. Steve and Karen enjoyed working together in their real estate development and management...
Stephen J. Classon, 65, of De Pere, WI passed away peacefully on Monday, November
19, 2012 in Florida, surrounded by his loving family.

Steve was born August 17, 1947, in Ashland, WI, son of the late Stephen G. and
Donna K. Classon. After growing up in Wisconsin and Georgia, Steve's family moved
to Pennsylvania where he graduated from Richland High School, Gibsonia, PA, in
1965. He returned to Wisconsin, earning a business degree from St. Norbert College in
DePere in 1969.

Steve married Karen Brzezinski on February 17,1984 in Green Bay. Steve and Karen
enjoyed working together in their real estate development and management company.

Steve was smart, witty, funny; he loved to read, he loved flying, he was patriotic. He
loved his family, he loved life and he cherished his friends. His presence filled a room.
He will be missed but not forgotten.

Steve is survived by his wife, Karen; his son Stephen Grant (Michelle) Classon, De
Pere, WI; two grandchildren Isabella and Madison Classon; his daughter Gretchen
Classon (Richard) Goldman, Highland Park, IL; two grandchildren Nathaniel (Spike)
and Lily Goldman; brother David N. (Judi) Classon, Green Bay, children Dave Classon
and Jennifer Classon, and sister Dianne (Bob) Beyer, Oconto Falls, children Kiana
Weinschenk, Katie Stubbe and Todd Degner.

Steve was preceded in death by his parents.

Family and friends will gather for a memorial service Sunday, December 9, 2012, at
Cotter Funeral Home, 860 N. Webster, De Pere, WI. Visitation at 10:00 am; service at
11:30 am by Rev. Ron Helgerson; followed by lunch and a celebration of Steve's life at
Lorelei Inn, 1412 S. Webster, Green Bay, WI.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the charity of one's choice.

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