Shopping Show - 8am Saturday - Click here to browse & Shop
Door County Daily News.com | Nicolet Broadcasting, Inc. 30 N. 18th Ave Ste 8, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235 920-746-9430 | 9341 Spring Road 18B, Fishing Creek, WI 54212 920-868-2301 | WBDK 96.7FM 60's 70's 80's South, WRKU 102.1FM Classic Hits, WRLU 104.1FM country | WSBW 105.1FM 60's 70's 80's North
Email Sign-Up
Buy Local - Business Directory
Become an Insider - Click Here
Listen on Demand

Weather

Currently
46°
Sturgeon Bay, WI

Opinion Poll

surveys

Events

View More Events

Obituaries

View More Events

Andrew 'Jack' Andropolis

Andrew "Jack" John Andropolis, 80, of Sturgeon Bay, passed away Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at his home with his loving family at his side.

He was born on July 12, 1932 in Sheboygan the son of Jacob Andrew and Hazel (Lallemont) Andropolis. After graduating from Central High School in Sheboygan in 1951, he graduated from UW-Oshkosh where he received a liberal arts degree and an Art Education degree. Jack served his country in the United States Army from 1953-1955 during the Korean War. Jack taught for his first year in 25 one-room, rural school houses, and the following year started his ten year career as a high school art teacher at Southern Door High School. 

On March 18, 1960 he married Annette Jane Matthias in Oshkosh. Together they owned and operated the Andropolis Waterfront Cottages and the Andropolis Restaurant. 

In his free time, Jack enjoyed working with and creating in various art mediums. He was a long time member of the American Legion.

Jack will be dearly missed by his loving wife, Annette; his four children, Jacob (Susan) Andropolis of Appleton, Perry (Tracy) Andropolis of Sturgeon Bay, Andre’ Andropolis of Milwaukee and Tobias (Jody) Andropolis of Appleton; seven grandchildren, Elizabeth, Emily, Tiviana, Elliessa, Mackenzie, Madison and Harrison; one sister, Joan Andropolis of Milwaukee; in-laws, Eileen (John) Kapust of Olympia, WA, Dean (Lilly) Matthias of Two Rivers, Jon (Ann) Matthias of Manitowoc, Marilyn Matthias of Omaha, NE, Marilynne "Lynne" Matthias (Kevin Bacon) of Sturgeon Bay, Joseph (Carol) Matthias of Manitowoc, Patricia (Ken) Meier of Irving , TX, and Daniel Matthias of Manitowoc.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and in-laws, James and Dennis Matthias.

At Jack's request, private family services will be held at Huehns Funeral Home, with a public memorial service planned for a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Jack's memory for The Boys and Girls Club of Door County, or to Unity Hospice.

Sign online guestbook and offer condolences at http://www.huehnsfuneralhome.com/.

Comments


Copyright © 2014 Door County Daily News
Doorcountydailynews.com - WBDK - WRKU - WRLU - WSBW
30 N 18th Ave Suite 8 Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235
Phone (920) 746-9430 · Equal Employment Opportunity Report

Nicolet Broadcasting, Inc is an equal opportunity employer - Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

This site was created by RiverBender.com.

Find us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter RSS Feed