Obituary: Dolloris “Marge” Gordon

Marge Gordon, 95, of Sturgeon Bay, died early Sunday morning, December 6, 2015, at Ministry Door County Medical Center ICU.

She was born Dolloris Marie Miller on July 28, 1920, in the Town of Nasewaupee, the daughter of Albert and Lilly (Neinas) Miller. Marge graduated from Sevastopol High School in 1938. She waitressed for some time until her marriage to Howard E. Gordon on September 28, 1940, at St. Peters Ev. Lutheran Church in Sturgeon Bay. He preceded her in death on January 4, 1998.

In 1967, Marge came to help with the family electrical business, managing the office at Gordon Electric and Refrigeration.

She was a member of St. Peters Ev. Lutheran Church. Marge was also an active member of Business Women, Sturgeon Bay Yacht Club, Hospital Auxiliary, and Pricilla’s Circle at St. Peters.

She enjoyed watching the Packers. Marge was known for her cooking skills, baking (from memory), and especially being a homemaker and spending time with her family.

She is survived by her two sons, Dan Gordon of Green Bay, Phil (Joyce) Gordon of Sturgeon Bay; four grandchildren, Mark (Danielle) Gordon of Greenville, Michael (Katie) Gordon of New Berlin, Ann Marie (Richard) Cherone of Franklin, Bonnie Reinhard of Green Bay; six great-grandchildren; many dear nieces and nephews and their families.

Marge was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Lillian Miller; husband, Howard E. Gordon; brother and sister-in-law, Wilbert “Snooky” (Vida) Miller; and sister and brother-in-law, Estelle (Edwin) Frea.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 12, 2015, at St. Peters Ev. Lutheran Church with Pastor Darrick Kolterjahn officiating. Burial will follow in Bayside Cemetery.

Friends may call at the church, Saturday morning, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of services.

Huehns Funeral Home of Sturgeon Bay is assisting the Gordon family with arrangements. Condolences and guestbook signing may be offered at

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