Jake A. Pezon

Jake A. Pezon, 16, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010.

Jake was born on July 15, 1994, in Green Bay, to Gary and Kristine "Kris" (nee Bangert). He grew up in Suamico, and the family moved to Slinger in 2005. Jake was a junior at Slinger High School. He enjoyed being a member of the Slinger football and Slinger wrestling teams, playing his PlayStation, hanging out with friends and spending special times with his family.

Jake is survived by his parents; sister, Kassi; paternal grandparents, Michael and Ila Hamblin; maternal grandparents, Joseph and Sharon Bangert; three uncles, Jeff (Denise) Bangert, Alan (Char) Pezon, and Brian Pezon. He is further survived by his Godmother, Julie Van Pay; God-father, Jeff Bangert; and many other cousins and dear friends.

Jake is preceded in death by his grandfather, Frank Pezon.

A Mass of Christian burial for Jake will be at noon on Tuesday, Dec. 7, at St. Peterís Catholic Church, 200 E. Washington St., Slinger with the Rev. Richard Stoffel and the Rev. Loren Nys presiding. Visitation will be at the church Monday, Dec. 6, from 3 p.m. until 8 p.m. and again on Tuesday, Dec. 7, from 10:30 a.m. until 11:45 a.m. Interment New St. Peterís Catholic Cemetery.

A memorial fund for Slinger High School will be set up at a later date.

The Phillip Funeral Home of Slinger is assisting the family. www.phillipfuneralhome.com