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Official Obituary of

John Albert Jolin

December 27, 1936 ~ February 17, 2024 (age 87) 87 Years Old
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John Jolin Obituary

     John Albert Jolin, 87, Green Bay, passed away, Saturday, February 17, 2024, at Edenbrook Nursing Home. 

     He was born December 27, 1936, in Algoma to the late Lawrence and Genevieve (Wiest) Jolin.  After John graduated from the Sturgeon Bay High School, he entered the U.S. Navy and served in Korea from December 22, 1954, until his honorable discharge, October 25, 1957.  He served as a Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class.  He continued working in a hospital doing the same thing he did after his discharge from service.

     John enjoyed fishing and working on cars and trucks in his spare time.

     John is survived by his daughter Debbie (Robert) Wilhelm and his son Daniel (Dawn) Jolin; and 5 grandchildren.  

     He was preceded in death by his parents and brother James Jolin.

     A committal will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, March 1, 2024 at St. Joseph Cemetery in the Town of Sevastopol with Rev. David Leistra officiating. Military Honors will be provided by the United States Navy and Weber-Tess AMVETS Post 51.  Entombment will follow in the St. Joseph Cemetery Columbarium.

     A special thank you to all the staff at Edenbrook Nursing Home and Unity Hospice for all the care and kindness given to John.

     The Schinderle Funeral Home, Algoma, was entrusted with the arrangements for John.  Express your sympathy, memories and pictures on John's tribute page at




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March 1, 2024

11:00 AM
St. Joseph Cemetery
3737 Egg Harbor Road
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235

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