Marlene M. Schmude

June 11, 1965
August 27, 2021

Marlene M. Schmude, 56, died Friday, August 27, 2021, after persevering through many years of health issues. She was born June 11, 1965, in Green Bay to Earl and Elizabeth (Forsythe) Schmude.

Marlene attended West De Pere High School. After her children were old enough to attend school, she began working at the school as a teaching assistant and she tended bar. Marlene had a great passion for the outdoors and loved to go camping with her family. She will be remembered as someone who enjoyed spending her time singing, drawing, riding Harley-Davidson Motorcycles, buying jewelry, spending time with her family and friends, and for her great sense of humor.

Marlene is survived by her children, John “Johnny” Swiecichowski, Alexander “Alex” (Samantha) Swiecichowski; her granddaughter, Sophia; her fiancé of 15 years, Steve Kunath; her brothers and sisters, Randy (Dorothy) Schmude, Carla (Michael) Renier, Earl Schmude, Jr., and Carolyn (Joel) Blean; her father, Earl Schmude, Sr.; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Elizabeth Schmude; her sister, Debbie Schmude.

Friends may call at Proko-Wall Funeral Home, 1630 E. Mason Street, on Friday from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.  The Memorial Service will be held at 7:00 p.m. Friday at the funeral home with Deacon Tom Mahoney officiating. On-line condolences may be given at