Darlene Dombroski

February 22, 1931
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December 9, 2023

Darlene Marie (Hlinak) Dombroski, 92, Allouez, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, December 9, 2023 at a local hospital.  She was born on February 22, 1931, in Kewaunee to the late Frank and Mayme Hlinak.  Darlene was a graduate of Kewaunee High School.  In 1961, she married Joseph Dombroski, Jr.  He preceded her in death on October 15, 1979.  Darlene worked at Schreiber Foods for many years until her retirement in 1996.  She enjoyed spending time with her family and spoiling her grandchildren and great grandchildren.  Darlene loved gardening and always kept her yard in beautiful condition.  She liked to relax by having a cup of coffee and watching the birds in her yard.  Darlene would rarely miss a chance to watch professional tennis on television, especially if Roger Federer was playing.  She will be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother.

She is survived by her children, Jeffrey Scott Hlinak, Dawn (Kenneth) Laurent and Brian (Marsha) Dombroski; grandchildren, Brooke (Cameron) Lehrkind, Kendall (Josh) Van Pay and Joseph Laurent; great grandchildren, Braden and Aubrey Lehrkind, Flynn and Easton Van Pay; and many other relatives and friends.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Milton Hlinak and David (Norma) Hlinak.

Visitation will be held at the Proko-Wall Funeral Home, 1630 E. Mason St., on Tuesday, December 19, 2023, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service.  Memorial service 11:00 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.  Burial will take place in Allouez Catholic Cemetery.  Online condolences may be expressed at www.prokowall.com.

Visitation
December 19, 2023
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Proko-Wall Funeral Home [map]
Memorial Service
December 19, 2023
11:00 a.m.
Proko-Wall Funeral Home [map]

Alex Bahrke is serving the family.