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Algernon (Algie) C. FenendaelSeptember 28, 1935 ~ June 7, 2016 (age 80)
Algernon (Algie) C. Fenendael, 80, Algoma, passed away Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at Bellin Hospital. He was born September 28, 1935 in Luxemburg to the late Goldie and Catherine (Laurent) Fenendael. Algie was a graduate of Casco High School, Class of 1953. He then attended UW- Madison Farm Short Course. Algie married Jeanette Vandertie on June 10, 1961 at St. Hubert Catholic Church, Rosiere.
Algie served our country as a member of the US Marine Corps. He was known by many as a jokester, and Pork Chop King. Algie enjoyed a successful career selling harvesters and buildings while continuing his passion for farming.
He is survived by his loving wife, Jeanette of 55 years; his children, Scott (Tonya) Fenendael, Christine (Paul) Michaels, Stuart (Debbie) Fenendael; Grandchildren, Bryson and Levi Fenendael, Brett, Benjamin, Lindsey and Lillian Michaels, Madison and Miley Fenendael; Step Grandchildren, Jessica and Justin, Heather, Danielle, Dustin and Colt; Brother, Eli (Nancy) Fenendael; Brothers-in-law and Sisters-in-law, Wilbur Vandertie, LaVerne Bretl, Marion Tanck, Mildred (Walter) Denil, (Judy) Vandertie and (Shirley) Vandertie.
He was preceded in death by infant grandchildren, Mason and Montana Fenendael, Father-in-law and Mother-in-law Frank and Emily Vandertie; Brothers-in-law and Sisters-in-law, Richard (Rose) Vandertie, Bernice Walter, Raymond Vandertie, Norbert (Kathleen) Vandertie, Alvin Vandertie, Roy Vandertie, Lindy (infant) Vandertie, Laverne Vandertie, Norbert Bretl and Robert Tanck.
Visitation will be held at Wiesner & Massart Funeral Home - Algoma, 1617 Flora Ave. on Friday, June 10, 2016 from 4-8 PM with a wake service at 7 PM. Visitation will continue on Saturday, June 11th from 9-11 AM at St. Peter Catholic Church, Lincoln. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 11 AM with Fr. Steve Vanden Boogard officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Wiesner-Massart Funeral Homes are handling arrangements. Online condolence messages may be expressed here.
Algie's family wishes to thank the staff of Unity Hospice, Bellin Hospital and Emerald Shores for their care and comfort.