Gary L. Vanden Berg, 59


Passed away peacefully on Monday, Oct. 10, 2011, at age 59 after a year-long battle with cancer.

Gary was born on Dec. 17, 1951, in Fond du Lac, to Germaine and the late Ethelyn. Loving husband and best friend of Lauri (nee Towne) for 38 years. Loving dad of Joel (Betsy) and John (Lindsey). Proud grandpa of Kate, Claire and Brooke. Dear son of Germaine (Dorothy), brother of Ernie (Jill), Marge (Dick) Launders, Andrea and Judy (John) Marsden. Son-in-law of Lawrence and JoAnn Towne; brother-in of Denise (Fred), Wendi (Daniel), Tim and Juli (Greg). Gary will be missed by other relatives and many friends.

Gary was a member of the Milwaukee Brewers organization for over 30 years as the director of grounds.

Visitation will be Friday, Oct. 14, at the Schramka Densow Funeral Home, 423 N. Main St., Thiensville, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., with a prayer service at 7 p.m. Visitation will also be on Saturday, Oct.

15. from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at First Immanuel Lutheran Church,
W67 N622 Evergreen Blvd., Cedarburg, followed by a 9:30 a.m. service.
Procession to Zur Ruhe Cemetery.