Allen C. Hoye

Allen Carl Hoye, 75, of Shawano, died on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017, in Green Bay. Allen was born on Sept. 6, 1942, in Milwaukee, the son of the late George and Marion (Liebenthal) Hoye. On Jan. 28, 1967, at St. James Lutheran Church, he was united in marriage to Barbara Wolf.

Allen spent 25 years in Milwaukee, working as the principal of St. Martini Lutheran School and Emmaus Lutheran School, retiring in 2004 and moving to Shawano. Allen was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church-Stony Hill. With a strong faith in God, he enjoyed teaching Bible classes and substitute preaching. In his spare time, Allen enjoyed solving crossword puzzles, fishing, sports, watching the Packers and spending time with his family.

Allen is survived by his wife, Barbara; four children, Dawn (John) Marohnic, of Milwaukee, Mark (Laurie) Hoye, of East Troy, Robert (Annette) Hoye, of Fort Atkinson, and Michael (Bridgette) Hoye, of Henderson, Nevada; eight grandchildren, Jake, Caitlin, Clayton, Drew, Anna, Grace, Austin and Logan; his brother, Gary (Melissa), of Milwaukee; his sister, Donna (Ray) Paproski, of Erie, Pennsylvania; and one nephew, Nicholas Hoye.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services for Allen will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, at St. Paul Lutheran Church-Stony Hill with the Rev. John C. Eyer officiating. Inurnment will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held at the church on Friday from 11 a.m. until the time of the service.

Swedberg Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.