Born: May 21, 1991
Death: October 25, 2011
May 21, 1991 - October 25, 2011
Justin R. Beilke, age 20, passed away Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay after fighting a courageous battle since the age of 2. Justin was born on May 21, 1991 in Milwaukee, son of Roger Beilke and Oleyna Gardner. Born as an Oneida Indian and Stockbridge Indian, he was proudly given the Indian name of “Spirit Warrior”. Justin loved being around people and enjoyed giving everyone High Fives. He also loved listening to music and collecting hats.
Justin is survived by: his mother, Oleyna (Karl Kaquatosh) Gardner of Green Bay; his father, Roger (Tara) Beilke II of Sturgeon Bay; 4 brothers, Michael Gardner, Roger Beilke III, Wat-lu Cornelius, Alex Cornelius; 3 sisters, Amber Stoneburner, Meeka Pamonicutt, Renae Kaquatosh; a grandmother, Patricia Beilke; special uncle and aunt, Mylan Jr. and Laura Gardner; Auntie, Molly Miller; and Aunt Carol Gardner.
Justin was preceded in death by: his grandfathers, Mylan Gardner Sr. and Roger Beilke, Sr.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00am on Thursday, October 27, 2011 at the Lutheran Church of the Wilderness in Bowler with the Rev. Melinda Shriner officiating. Burial will be in the Red Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the Molly Miller residence located at W13350 River Road in Bowler after 2pm on Wednesday until the procession leaves for the church on Thursday. Swedberg Funeral Home in Shawano is assisting the family with the arrangements.