Florence R. "Flossie" Mabie, 89, formerly of 220 Southlake Drive, and currently a resident of the Woodlands Senior Center, died Sunday, Nov. 16, 2008, at her residence.
She was born May 31, 1919, in Fond du Lac, the daughter of Clarence and Lillian Toll Streeter. She was a graduate of Goodrich High School, Class of 1936.
On Aug. 24, 1940, she married Gerald C. Mabie at Church of Peace in Fond du Lac. They celebrated 50 years of marriage in 1990.
Mrs. Mabie was a lifetime member of the Church of Peace. She was a lifetime member of the Fond du Lac Yacht Club, the Nauti-Gals, and very active in the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, Flotilla 4-1, having served different offices, past Vice Flotilla Commander, treasurer, public relations officer, and she taught water safety to school children. She worked many years on Walleye Weekend, attending to the radios for the Coast Guard. Mrs. Mabie and her husband, Gerald, did rescue work on the south end of Lake Winnebago for many years. Mrs. Mabie worked at Wisconsin Telephone Company, 45 Sheboygan St., Wayne Motors, Star Plumbing & Heating Company, and the Boy Scouts of America, Bay Lakes Council.
Surviving is a brother, Mel (Shirley) Streeter of Fond du Lac; nieces and nephews; and many friends.
Her parents; her husband, Gerald on April 3, 1992; two brothers, Alvin and Eugene Streeter; a sister, Joyce Frank; and two nephews preceded her in death.
Visitation: Visitation for Mrs. Florence R. "Flossie" Mabie will be on Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2008, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Uecker-Witt Funeral Home.
Services: Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 20, 2008, at the funeral home. The Rev. Keith Weiland will officiate, and burial will be at Estabrooks Cemetery.
Cyril (Bert) J. Bertram, 74 of Cherokee
Village, AR; formerly of Fond Du Lac, WI. Died August 19, 2008 at
Arkansas University Hospital. He was born October 31, 1933, the son of
the late Alex and Loretta Bertram.