We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Huehns Funeral Home, Inc. & Door County Crematory LLC
Marilyn J. Van Den Bogart, 71, of the Town of Sevastopol (Sturgeon Bay), was killed Saturday, August 27, 2022, after being struck in her yard by a hit-and-run vehicle. She had been fighting cancer and completed the current round of treatments and looking forward to recovering.
Marilyn was born June 30, 1951 in New Holstein, the daughter of the late Jerome and Loretta (Nennig) Faust. She graduated from SS Peter and Paul Catholic School in Kiel in 1969 before graduating from the University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh in 1973.
On July 8, 1989, Marilyn was united in marriage to Richard A. Van Den Bogart in Sturgeon Bay.
She taught elementary school at Gibraltar School for over 40 years. Marilyn was loved by everyone who met her and was truly a teacher at heart. She loved to travel, spend time with her children and grandchildren, and work in her yard and garden with her husband, Dick.
Marilyn will be deeply missed by her husband, Dick; five children, Brad of Mayville, Maria Otto of Tampa, FL, Amanda (Mark) Herman of Peachtree City, GA, Ember (Justin) Mlsna of Juneau, WI, and Marcus (Bonnie) Otto of Neenah; ten grandchildren, Taylor (Kelsey) Van Den Bogart, Jacob Van Den Bogart, Zachary Herman, Emily Van Den Bogart, Hunter Pasterski, Makenzie Herman, Elijah Mlsna, Owen Mlsna, Guinevere Nowland, and Bentley Mlsna; and three siblings, Michael (Deb) Faust, Ronald Faust, and Roland (Judy) Faust.
Her life will be honored with a Mass of Christian Burial held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 3, 2022, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Sturgeon Bay with Fr. Robert Stegmann and Fr. Tony Birdsal concelebrating. She will be laid to rest in St. Joseph Cemetery in the Town of Sevastopol.
Visitation for family and friends will be held from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Friday, September 2, 2022 at Huehns Funeral Home in Sturgeon Bay with a parish wake service to be held at 7:30 p.m. Visitation will continue at the church, Saturday morning, at 10:00 a.m. until 10:50 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, Marilyn would be so happy if you would bring back packs full of school supplies and books to the visitation at Huehns Funeral Home or St. Joseph’s or donate items to your local school.
Expressions of sympathy, memories, and photos of Marilyn may be shared with her family through her tribute page at www.huehnsfuneralhome.com.