Marinette, Wis. - Stacey Raygo Brodbeck, 54, of Menominee, passed away peacefully on Thursday morning, Sept. 13, 2012, at her home, surrounded by her family.
She was born Sept. 9, 1958, in Bel Fontaine, Ohio to George and Pearl (Lieburn) Raygo and was affectionately given the name, "Bug" by her father.
Her family moved frequently due to changes in her father's military duty assignments so she attended several schools, including a year at Marinette High School and graduation from high school in Arnold, Mo.
On Sept. 4, 1981, she married Edward Brodbeck . They moved to Menominee to reside in 1989.
Stacey was a friend to everyone and accepted people unconditionally, always placing the needs of others before her own.
Stacey loved her family and friends, was devoted to her special pets and enjoyed music. She will be remembered as a joyous person with a beautiful soul who always had a smile and a kind word for everyone.
Stacey is survived by her husband, Ed; a daughter, Tina Brodbeck (Terry V.) of Sturgeon Bay, Wis. and a special needs son, Eddie, of Stephenson; her mother, Pearl Raygo of Menominee; one brother, George (Anne) Raygo of Marinette; one sister, Maria (John) Maccoux, and one sister-in-love, Debby Raygo, both of Menominee; nieces and nephews, Aaron, Ryan, Joshua, and Cody Raygo, and Sacsha, Jordan, Tanner and Landen Maccoux; sisters-in-law, Jayne (Charles) and Paula; a brother-in-law, Paul (Becky), all of Pennsylvania; and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her father, George Raygo.
Friends may call at Hansen-Onion-Martell funeral home in Marinette from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012.
A parish vigil will be held at 5 p.m. on Sunday.
A Funeral Mass will be offered at 11 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 17, in Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Menominee by the Reverend Mark McQuesten.
Burial will be in Forest Home Cemetery .
A special thank you is extended to Dr. Mertens, Dr. Chakrabarti and the Bay Area Cancer Center staff; and to caregivers, Mary, Glenda, Heidi and Judy and Marquette General Home Hospice.