Gregory A. Sachs
Friday, August 29, 2014 2:00 AM
Gregory A. Sachs, 65, of Menominee passed away on Wednesday, August 27, 2014, at home. He was born on November 21, 1948, to the late George and Marian (Coenen) Sachs.
Gregory graduated from West Allis Central High School in 1968. He served his country proudly for two years in the United States Army during Vietnam. On August 14, 1971, Gregory married Karen LaCombe at Epiphany Catholic Church in Menominee. He moved to Menominee to work at Ansul working there for over 35 years until retiring due to his illness. He enjoyed woodworking, Legos, puzzle books, and feeding turkeys and deer. He loved to spend time with his children and grandchildren. He was a member of Holy Redeemer Parish.
Gregory is survived by his wife of 43 years, Karen; three daughters: Linda (Anthony) Premo of Portage, Rebecca (Seth) Seastrum of Graham, WA, and Melissa Sachs of Menominee; three brothers: Vincent, Tom (Rochel), and James (Roni); three sisters: Dona (Clarence) Schuette, Norine (Ken) Neckar, and Mary (Mike) Fellin; six grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Visitation will be held at Holy Redeemer Church on Wednesday, September 3rd from 10 a.m. until time of Mass. A Memorial Mass will be held at 11 a.m. with Rev. Michael Ocran officiating.
A Memorial Fund has been established. Thielen Funeral Home is assisting the family.
Special thanks to the Doctors and Staff at the VA Medical Center Oncology Unit.