Obituary: Clara Clementine Maggle

June 5, 1920 – Dec. 14, 2019

Clara Clementine Maggle, 99, of Sturgeon Bay died at the Door County Medical Center Skilled Nursing Facility.

She was born in Sturgeon Bay to John and Eleanor Mary Ellen (Carmody) Scholl and grew up in the Institute area. She married Roland Maggle on June 3, 1944, in Sturgeon Bay. They had five children: Sharon (Robert) Shoening of Appleton; Joseph (Bonnie) Maggle, Dan (Sandy) Maggle, Robert (Lynn) Maggle, and Ken (Cheryl) Maggle, all of Sturgeon Bay.

She is survived by eight grandchildren, John (Tara), Chad, Terri (Buford), Ben (Molly), Mike (Elizabeth), Tom (Kayla), Kurt (Kristin) and Brian; as well as 11 great-grandchildren. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, Roland; daughter, Sharon; and grandsons Andy and Damir.

A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Wednesday, Dec. 18, 11 am, at Holy Name of Mary Catholic Church in Maplewood. Clara will be laid to rest next to her husband at SS Peter and Paul Cemetery in Institute.

Visitation will precede on Dec. 18, 9:30-11 am, at the church.

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