Lee Allen Hartwig, 72, of Green Bay, passed away on Saturday, April 30, 2022 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Green Bay.
He was born on September 3, 1949 in Sturgeon Bay, son of the late Harry and Minnie (Pfester) Hartwig. Lee graduated from Sevastopol High School before enlisting in the US Navy. He proudly served his country in the Vietnam War on the USS Enterprise. After Lee’s honorable discharge, he began working as an over the road truck driver, an occupation he would have until retiring in 2005. Lee married Marilyn Rose Pamonicutt in Sturgeon Bay on July 17, 1970. Together, they had one daughter, Tina Hartwig. After their divorce, he met and married Susan Ann Caesar in Sturgeon Bay on August 20, 1983. The couple had two children, Harry and Rachel Hartwig. Lee attended St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church in Valmy and enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Lee is survived by his children, Tina Seiler, Harry Hartwig, and Rachel Hartwig; granddaughters, Ashley DeWitt, Leia Horne, Michelle Horne, and Kiley Cole; great-grandson, Damian Horne; previous wife, Sue Hartwig; his beloved dog, Toby; and several nieces, nephews, and extended relatives.
He was preceded in death by his parents; former wife, Marilyn Edwards; and brothers, Donald and Sylvester (Erma) Hartwig.
Huehns Funeral Home, Inc. & Door County Crematory LLC of Sturgeon Bay are assisting the Hartwig family. Expressions of sympathy, memories, and photos of Lee may be shared with his family through his tribute page at www.huehnsfuneralhome.com.
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