OBITUARY: Jennifer Grace Corbisier

Jennifer Grace Corbisier, 76, of Sturgeon Bay, died Wednesday morning, Jan. 9, 2019 at Anna’s Healthcare CBRF in Sturgeon Bay.

She was born November 5, 1942 in Sturgeon Bay, the daughter of Ronald Verin Jacks and Eila M (Rielly) Jacks. Jennifer graduated from Sturgeon Bay High School in 1960 and went on to study at business school in Green Bay. She was united in marriage to Robert Roland Corbisier on September 14, 1963 at the old Sturgeon Bay Methodist United Methodist Church on 5th Avenue. They shared nearly 26 years of marriage. Robert passed away August 15, 1989.

Jennifer initially worked for Bank of Sturgeon Bay but eventually spent most of her time volunteering at Door County Memorial Hospital in Sturgeon Bay as a member of the hospital Auxiliary. She was a buyer in the hospital gift shop and also helped in gift shop operations and patient support.

Jennifer was also a member of Sturgeon Bay United Methodist Church, Job’s Daughters International, and the Order of the Eastern Star Honor Chapter #1 in Sturgeon Bay. She enjoyed being active and out in the community, spending time with friends, traveling, and always having a story to tell about her kids and grandchildren.

Jennifer will be missed by her sons, David Corbisier of Sturgeon Bay and Ronald (fiancé, Brian Konkler) Corbisier of Hudson; grandsons, Robert and Jacob Corbisier; sister-in-law, Marlene Fittshur; other relatives; and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; brother, Jeffrey Jacks; and siblings-in-law, Jim Corbisier, Dorothy Corbisier, and Gene Fittshur.

Visitation for family and friends will be held from 4 – 8 pm Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019 at Huehns Funeral Home in Sturgeon Bay. Visitation will continue at Sturgeon Bay United Methodist Church on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019 at 10 am with an Eastern Star service to be held at 11 am and the funeral to follow with Pastor David Leistra officiating. Jennifer will be laid to rest in Bayside Cemetery, beside her husband, Robert.

Memorials may be given in Jennifer’s honor for the Door County Medical Center Auxiliary.

Our family would like to thank the staffs of Anna’s Healthcare and Unity Hospice for the care given to our mother.

Expressions of sympathy, memories, and photos of Jennifer may be shared with her family through her tribute page at

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