Gregory Allen Poncelet


Gregory Allen Poncelet, 63, of Bay City, Wisconsin, died Friday, February 3, 2023, at his home, surrounded by his family. He was born February 24, 1959, in Zumbrota, MN, to Raymond and Gloria (Berg) Poncelet. He grew up in the Bellechester area and was a 1977 graduate of Goodhue High School. He worked at Gould Mfg., Mactech, Poncelet Metals, D.L. Ricci, Encompass Machining and Lake City Recycling. He also owned his own stump grinding and tree transporting business. On January 21, 2000, he was united in marriage to Janiel (Kirtz) Tomfohrde. Greg enjoyed truck pulling, garden tractor pulling with his daughter, Tasha; vintage snowmobiles, machining from his own shop, Jeeps, motorcycles, ATV’s and side-by-sides and going to the cabin and fishing.

He is survived by his wife, Janiel; children, Tiffany (Gale) McFarland, Greg (Stacy) Poncelet, Jr. and their daughter, Cove; Natasha (Reggie) Miller and their children, Easton & Mia Miller; his parents, Ray and Gloria Poncelet; siblings, Jean Poncelet, Sheila (Danny) Tiedeman, Lorraine (Dale) Reese, Pete (Tammy) Poncelet, Tim (Lisa) Poncelet and Ben (Heather) Poncelet and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Gladys and Joseph Berg and Mary and Theodore Poncelet.

A celebration of life for Greg will be held at a later date. Arrangements handled by Mahn Family Funeral Home, Bodelson-Mahn Chapel.