Douglas V. Wisby, 67

Douglas V. Wisby, 67 Douglas V. Wisby, of West Bend, passed away Friday, Jan. 22, 2016, at the age of 67. He was born Jan. 16, 1949, to the late Warren and Evelyn (nee Larsen) Wisby.

In 1971, he entered the United States Navy, serving until his discharge in 1976. On Sept. 22, 1990, he was united in marriage to Carol A. Nickel at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Newburg. This past September, they celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary. He was very proud of his children and all of their accomplishments.

For many years, he worked as a systems programmer, until his retirement in 2011.

Doug was an avid Milwaukee Brewers and Green Bay Packers fan. He also enjoyed tending to and caring for his yard.

Survivors include his wife, Carol; two children, Matthew and Michelle; one brother, Mark; a cousin, Kate (Chancy) Clark; two half-sisters, Stephanie (Evan) Nissen and Karen (Britt) Bradford; one sister-in-law, Mary Ann (William) Depies; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Evelyn (Harold) Green and Warren (Audra) Wisby.

At the family’s request, private services were held.

Those who wish may give a memorial in Doug’s name to the charity of your choice.

The Schmidt Funeral Home of West Bend is serving the family. Online guestbook and condolences available at