OBITUARY: Margaret “Marge” Gustafson

Margaret “Marge” Gustafson, 87, of Sturgeon Bay died at her home in the Town of Gardner on Jan. 12, 2019.  She was born February 26, 1931 in West Allis to Vincent and Margaret (Davis) Randazzo.  On Dec. 29, 1960 she married Norman C. Gustafson.  He preceded her in death on March 11, 2004.

She and Norman raised their family in Shorewood, Wisconsin.  They retired to Door County in the late 1980’s.  All her family and friends knew her as “Auntie Marge” and she loved everyone she knew as if they were members of her own family.

Survivors include her five children, Joseph (Karen) Kleba, Patricia Kleba, Gary Leineweber, Lee Ann (Kenneth) Stuebe, Donna Gustafson; six grandchildren, two great-grandchildren; two sisters, Helen Fleurquin, Rose (Frank) Sanchez; and a brother Andy (Betty) Randazzo. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, two sons, Gary and James; a brother Jack Randazzo and a sister Mary Loshankohl. Services for Marge will be 7 pm, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, at the Forbes Funeral Home, with the Rev. Carl Schmitt officiating.  Burial will be in Stevenson Cemetery.  Friends may call from 4-7 pm at the funeral home on Wednesday.  In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in her name. On-line condolences may be offered at

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