Bernard J. Greninger, age 90, passed away Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at Door County Medical Center Skilled Nursing Facility in Sturgeon Bay, WI.
He was born in West Bend, WI, June 18, 1928, son of the late Nicholas and Loretta (Nee: Niebler) Schneider. On December 31, 1950, he was united in marriage to Dorothy Lange. They were blessed with over 65 years of marriage. Dorothy preceded Bernard in death on July 17, 2016. Bernard spent many years in the design and engineering field working for numerous businesses. He was a lifetime Boy Scout earning the ranks of Eagle, Ace and Ranger. Bernard was a leader with a number of Boy Scout Troops and Cub Scout Packs. He held various Council leadership roles.
Bernard will be missed by his two sons, Michael (Cheryl) Greninger and Steve (Kimberly) Greninger; five grandchildren, Teri, Eric, Chris, Nick, and Ariel; eight great-grandchildren; two sisters; other relatives; and dear friends.
In addition to his parents; and wife; he was preceded in death by a daughter; and brother and four sisters.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at St. John Nepomuk Catholic Church, 1903 Church Street in Racine, WI. Entombment will follow at Holy Cross Garden Mausoleum, Hwy 32, in Racine. Relatives and friends may meet with the family on Saturday at the church from 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass.
Memorials may be given to St. John Nepomuk Catholic Church.
Maresh-Meredith & Acklam Funeral Home in Racine is assisting the Greninger family with arrangements. Huehns Funeral Home in Sturgeon Bay assisted with initial care. Expressions of sympathy, memories, and photos of Bernard may be shared with his family through his tribute pages at www.meredithfuneralhome.com or www.huehnsfuneralhome.com.
St. John Nepomuk Parish
1903 Green Street | MAIL TO: 700 English Street, Racine WI 53402