Obituary: Gloria Mae Tebon

Gloria Mae (Sacotte) Tebon, 84, of Sturgeon Bay passed away at home on Tuesday, July 3, 2018, surrounded by family after a courageous battle with cancer. Gloria was born in Brussels to Mervin and Mayme (Denil) Sacotte. She married the love of her life Donald Tebon on September 20, 1952, he preceded her in death on October 5, 2013.

Gloria and her husband owned and operated their own trucking business for many years. Gloria enjoyed spending time with her family and watching the generations grow. Gloria and Don spent a long and happy retirement traveling in their RV and wintering in Arizona. In the last few years, Gloria enjoyed trips to the casinos with her daughter and son-in-law.

Gloria is survived by 4 children, Randy Tebon, Little Sturgeon; Lee Ann Tebon, Sturgeon Bay; Robin (Dick) Johnson, Brussels; Kim (Larry) McKinney, Sturgeon Bay; 8 grandchildren; 11 great- grandchildren; mother-in-law, Mathilda Tebon; 2 brothers, Allen “Satch” Sacotte, Llewellyn Sacotte; and many nieces and nephews.

Gloria is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Donald; sister, Donna Lardinois; brothers-in-law, Donald Lardnois and Dale Tebon; father-in-law, Jule Tebon; and recently her aunt, Gail Walker.

Memorial services will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, July 7, 2018 at the Forbes Funeral Home in Sturgeon Bay. Friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday from 12:00 noon until the time of service.  In-lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to DOOR CANcer.  On-line condolences may be offered at

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