Serena Noel Hulbert, 52, of Kenosha, passed away on Monday, Feb. 21, 2022, at her home.

Serena was born in Chicago on Oct. 13, 1969, to John and Janice (Murphy) Hulbert. She graduated from Valparaiso University in 1991 and obtained her law degree from the University of Illinois Chicago School of Law (f/k/a The John Marshall School of Law) in 1997.

Serena’s legal expertise was widespread, but she found most reward providing legal protection to young adults. She most recently practiced from her private practice in southeast Wisconsin.

Serena enjoyed her dogs, being an aunt and protecting the underdog.

Serena is survived by her father, John Hulbert; two sisters, Karen Hulbert and Nara (Thomas) Detienne; nieces, Natalie and Isabel Detienne; nephews, Reece Detienne, and Alex and Nicholas Tolentino; other relatives, and friends.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Janice Hulbert.

Services for Serena will be held privately.

Proko Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the family. To visit and sign Serena’s online memorial book, go to