Andrew G.
Andrew G.

Andrew G. "Andy" Brolin

Born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on Dec 15, 1922

Died on Dec 24, 2018 and resided in Green Bay, Wisconsin

Andrew G. Brolin, 96, Green Bay, passed away Monday, December 24, 2018. He was born on December 15, 1922, to the late Anders and Anna (Svenssen) Brolin in Milwaukee. Andy married Dorothy Basten on April 8, 1950.  Andy was a graduate of Green Bay West High School where he was a member of the swim and football teams. He attended UW Madison. Andy proudly served with the US Navy as a pilot on the Atlantic fleet. Andy was quality control at Green Bay Drop Forge where he retired. He was a long-standing member of the downtown YMCA and an active member of the 4Wall Club. He took great pride in his Swedish heritage and was a member of the VASA club in Green Bay.  

He is survived by his; two sons and daughters-in-law, Michael (Julie) Brolin, Waunakee; Thomas (Marcy) Brolin, Green Bay; five grandchildren, Luke Brolin, Waunakee; Tom (Becky) Brolin, Slinger ; Lance Brolin, Carpentersville, Il,  Andy (Jenn) Brolin, Luxemburg; Renee (Tom) Katers, Bellevue; nine great-grandchildren; one step great-grandchild. Brother-in-law, Dan Kane, Texas, along with nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy; daughter, Cheryl Ann Brolin; sister, Inga Kane; brothers and sisters in-law, Harold (Ethel) Basten, Joe (Gladys) VandenBush, Harold (Pat) Anderson and Bob (Janelle) Basten.

Visitation will be held at the Shrine of the Good Shepherd Mausoleum, 2770 Bay Settlement Rd., Saturday, December 29, 2018, from 10:00 am until the time of funeral service at 11:00 am. with Pastor Ross Schultz officiating. Military Honors will follow the funeral service. Entombment will be in Shrine of the Good Shepherd Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers and other expressions of sympathy a memorial has been established in Andrew’s name. To send online condolences visit www.prokowall.com.

Andy’s family extends a special thank you to the wonderful staff of Autumn’s Promise and Unity Hospice for the compassionate care of Andrew.  



Cemetery: Saturday Dec 29, 2018, 10:00 am to 11:00 am at Shrine of the Good Shepherd Mausoleum

Funeral Service: Saturday Dec 29, 2018, 11:00 am at Shrine of the Good Shepherd Mausoleum

Served by Proko-Wall Funeral Director: Joshua Ferguson

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