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Bertha Helen VanDeRyte

F, b. April 9, 1919, d. December 29, 1993

Parents

Family: Irving John Petrie (b. April 4, 1916, d. September 11, 1984)

Biography

  • Birth: Bertha Helen VanDeRyte was born on April 9, 1919 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Irving John Petrie were married on May 16, 1939.
  • Death: Bertha Helen VanDeRyte died on December 29, 1993, at age 74, in Sheboygan Falls, Sheboygan Co, Wisconsin.

Amanda Mae Weyenberg

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Martin VandenBoom

M, b. December 31, 1901, d. February 11, 1984

Parents

Family: Philomena (Minnie) VanDeRyte (b. July 24, 1908, d. February 23, 1990)

Biography

  • Birth: Martin VandenBoom was born on December 31, 1901 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Philomena (Minnie) VanDeRyte were married on September 11, 1926 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Martin VandenBoom died on February 11, 1984, at age 82, in Saint Clair Shores, Macomb Co, Michigan.
  • Immigration: He immigrated in 1914.

Harriet VanBeek

F, b. February 19, 1914, d. October 10, 2009

Parents

Family: Anton (Tony) VanDeRyte (b. January 23, 1911, d. March 31, 1967)

Biography

  • Birth: Harriet VanBeek was born on February 19, 1914 in Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on October 10, 2009, at age 95, in Long Beach, Los Angeles Co, California.

Gertrude M Kaltz

F, b. September 16, 1921, d. May 21, 2004

Family: Theodore VanRyte (b. March 12, 1912, d. May 17, 1997)

Biography

  • Birth: Gertrude M Kaltz was born on September 16, 1921.
  • Death: She died on May 21, 2004, at age 82.
  • Note: VAN RYTE GERTRUDE M2004-05-23
    age 82. Wife of the late Theodore. Mother of Rodney J., Vevette A. and Sharon E. (Paul) Fetters. Grandmother of Niles Paluchniak, great-grandmother of Chelsey and Tyler. Sister of Constance (Joseph) Steinmetz, Agnes (John) Zelenak, Patricia (Robert) Briggs, Donna (Charles) Prue, Donna Kaltz and Mark A. (Barbara) Kaltz. Visitation 1-9 p.m. on Monday at the Lyle Elliott Funeral Home, 31730 Mound Road, Warren. Funeral Mass 10 a.m. Tuesday, in state 9:30 a.m., at Our Lady Queen of Heaven Catholic Church. Burial Resurrection Cemetery.

Madeline Lucille Cooley

F, b. December 30, 1919, d. March 31, 2005

Family 1: Henry M VanRyte (b. March 5, 1914, d. June 12, 1978)

Biography

  • Birth: Madeline Lucille Cooley was born on December 30, 1919.
  • Marriage: She and Henry M VanRyte were married on July 20, 1941 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co, California.
  • Marriage: Madeline Lucille Cooley was married on November 10, 1948 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co, California.
  • Death: She died on March 31, 2005, at age 85.

Samuel Joseph Weyenberg

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Parents

  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Irving John Petrie

M, b. April 4, 1916, d. September 11, 1984

Parents

Family: Bertha Helen VanDeRyte (b. April 9, 1919, d. December 29, 1993)

Biography

  • Birth: Irving John Petrie was born on April 4, 1916.
  • Marriage: He and Bertha Helen VanDeRyte were married on May 16, 1939.
  • Death: Irving John Petrie died on September 11, 1984, at age 68, in Sheboygan Falls, Sheboygan Co, Wisconsin.

Alicia Lee VandenOever

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Parents

  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Rosemary A VandeBurgt

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Gerald VandeBurgt

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Eugene Lambert VandeBurgt

M, b. January 8, 1932, d. September 24, 1932

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Eugene Lambert VandeBurgt was born on January 8, 1932 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on September 24, 1932, at age 0, in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, Old/3/14 no marker.

Dale Schinke

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Virgil E VandeBurgt

M, b. September 2, 1936, d. June 26, 2010

Parents

Family 1: Marlene Kay Allen (b. January 5, 1936, d. April 12, 2016)

Family 2: Mary Beth Blahnik (b. April 25, 1939, d. September 29, 2003)

Biography

  • Birth: Virgil E VandeBurgt was born on September 2, 1936 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Marlene Kay Allen were married on October 30, 1954.
  • Marriage: Virgil E VandeBurgt and Mary Beth Blahnik were married on March 3, 1982 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Virgil E VandeBurgt died on June 26, 2010, at age 73.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/12/94.
  • Note: Virgil Vande Burgt, 73, Town of Vandenbroek, died Saturday, June 26, 2010, after a long illness with his family by his side. He was born September 2, 1936, in Little Chute, son of John and Antoinette (Van Ryte) Vande Burgt. Virgil was employed for the Service Bakery for several years, as well as Nash Finch, both of Appleton, until his retirement. In 1984, Virgil, along with his second wife Beth, built, owned, and operated Beth's Corner Cafe in Little Chute. Beth preceded him in death. Virgil enjoyed playing 500 Rummy with his family, doing crossword puzzles and word searches, and was a frequent visitor to the Pioneer Cafe in Kimberly.

    Virgil is survived by his children: Vickie (Joe) Pynenberg, Jeff Vande Burgt, Jay (Kim) Vande Burgt; step-children: John (Chris) Ver Voort, Jean (Pat) Schmidt, Gail (Scott) Luther, Craig (Tanya) Ver Voort; 16 grandchildren: Jason (Cora) Pynenberg, Stacy Pynenberg, Bryan Henry, Brandon Shulfer, Nicholas, David, and Laura Vande Burgt, Dustin and Matt Ver Voort, Katie and Claire Schmidt, Tara Ver Voort, Alayna, Lexi, Cody, and Carly Ver Voort; 4 great-grandchildren: Jasmine, Jordan, and Joshua Pynenberg, and Christopher Vande Burgt; brothers and sisters: Rose Seegers, Jerry (Rose) Vande Burgt, Joanne (Louis) Bellin, Clayton (Agnes) Vande Burgt, Gloria (Merle) Verhagen, Duane (Shirley) Vande Burgt; former wife and friend, Marlene Allen; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

    Virgil was also preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Julie Vande Burgt; grandchildren: Deanna, Cory, and Thomas; a brother-in-law, Clarence Seegers.

    Funeral services will be held at 5 p.m. Wednesday, June 30, 2010, at St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church, 323 S. Pine Street, Little Chute, with Fr. David Funk, O.F.M. Cap. officiating. Interment will be in St. John Cemetery, Little Chute. Visitation will be at the church from 2 p.m. Wednesday until the time of the mass.

    Verkuilen Funeral Home

    & Cremation Services

    Little Chute 920-788-3321

    www.verkuilenfh.com.

Gloria VandeBurgt

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Duane VandeBurgt

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Family 2: Shirley Pompa

Arvilla J VandeBurgt

M, b. 1946, d. 1946

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Biography

  • Birth: Arvilla J VandeBurgt was born in 1946 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died in 1946, at age ~0, in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, Old/4/7.

Clarence L Seegers

M, b. August 30, 1928, d. April 9, 2004

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Clarence L Seegers was born on August 30, 1928.
  • Death: He died on April 9, 2004, at age 75.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Edward Cemetery, Mackville, Wisconsin.

Rosemary Catherine Verhasselt

F, b. April 13, 1933, d. October 28, 2017

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Biography

  • Birth: Rosemary Catherine Verhasselt was born on April 13, 1933.
  • Death: She died on October 28, 2017, at age 84.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Cross Cemetery, Kaukauna, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Rosemary Catherine Vande Burgt

    Rosemary C. Vande Burgt, age 84, formerly of Little Chute, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loved ones on Saturday, October 28, 2017. She was born on April 13, 1933, daughter of the late Isadore and Josephine (Meulemans) Verhasselt. On September 20, 1955, she married Gerald Vande Burgt at Holy Cross Church, Kaukauna.

    When she was younger, Rose helped raise her siblings after her mother passed away. She then became a wonderful wife and homemaker, but did work for 22 years at Tecumseh Products. Rose enjoyed traveling, flea markets and country music. She loved her family more than anything, spending as much time as she could with her grandchildren.

    Rose is survived by her husband, Gerry Vande Burgt; children: Mike (Barb) Vande Burgt, Paul (Michelle Weyenberg) Vande Burgt and Kathy (Dan) Micke; grandchildren: Jessica (Mike) Jacobs, Julia (Jon) Miller, John (Ashley) Vande Burgt, Joseph (Mikaela Johnson) Vande Burgt, Sara Vande Burgt, Amanda (Cole) Weinke and Tyler Vande Burgt; 10 great grandchildren with one great granddaughter on the way; siblings: Jim (Marilyn) Verhasselt, Joe (Joanne) Verhasselt, Earl (Dolly) Verhasselt, Fr. Dave Verhasselt, Tom (Terri) Verhasselt, Dorothy (Ted) Vosters and Pat (Bill) Brockman; brothers and sisters-in-law: Joyce Verhasselt, Evelyn Verhasselt, Rose Seegers, Louis Bellin, Gloria (Merle) Verhagen and Duane (Shirley) Vande Burgt; many nieces, nephews, other relatives, Godchildren and friends.

    Rose was preceded in death by her parents, Isadore and Josephine; siblings: Len (Betty) Verhasselt, Bob Verhasselt, Betty (Rich) Van Zeeland, Agnes (Clayton) Vande Burgt and infant twins; brothers and sisters-in-law: Clarence Seegers, Virgil (Beth) Vande Burgt, Marlene Allen and Joan Bellin.

    Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 2, 2017, at St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church, 323 S. Pine Street, Little Chute, with Fr. Ron Belitz officiating. Visitation will be at the church on Thursday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the Mass. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Kaukauna. For online condolences, please visit www.verkuilenfh.com.

    The Vande Burgt family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Brillion Westhaven for all of the compassionate care given to Rose.

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Marlene Kay Allen

F, b. January 5, 1936, d. April 12, 2016

Parents

Family 2: Virgil E VandeBurgt (b. September 2, 1936, d. June 26, 2010)

Biography

  • Birth: Marlene Kay Allen was born on January 5, 1936 in Mattoon, Shawano Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Virgil E VandeBurgt were married on October 30, 1954.
  • Death: Marlene Kay Allen died on April 12, 2016, at age 80, in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/12/94.
  • Note: Allen, Marlene Kay

    Marlene Allen, 80, of Little Chute, passed away unexpectedly, April 12, 2016 at her home following a heart attack. Marlene was born January 5, 1936, in Mattoon, Wisconsin, daughter of Charles and Doris (Clauss) Allen. Marlene was employed at Pacon Corporation for over 20 years.

    Marlene enjoyed her retirement by going to Florida in the winters, roller blading, trikkeing, going to the dog park with Oliver, reading and photography. She was a true nature lover, taking long walks with Oliver at Heesakker Park; also she was a passionate gardener and landscaper. Marlene loved spending time with her family and grandchildren.

    Marlene is survived by her daughter, Vickie Pynenberg, her sons: Jeff Vande Burgt and Jay (Kim) Vande Burgt; special friend, Wayne Robinson; her special companion Oliver (dog); grandchildren: Jason (Cora) Pynenberg and Stacey Pynenberg, Brian Henry, Brandon Shulfer, Nick (Heather), Dave and Laura Vande Burgt; great grandchildren: Jasmine, Jordon and Josh Pynenberg, Christopher Vande Burgt, David Henry.

    Marlene was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Doris (Clauss) Allen; sisters: Susan Anne (Allen) Klassen and Nile Allen; son-in-law, Joe Pynenberg; Virgil Vande Burgt, two grandsons: Cory Pynenberg and Thomas Vande Burgt; granddaughter, Deanna Henry.

    Funeral services will be held at 5:00 p.m. Monday, April 18, 2016, at St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church, 323 S. Pine Street, Little Chute, with Fr. Ron Belitz officiating. Friends may call at the church from 3:00 p.m. until the time of the Mass. Interment will be in St. John Cemetery, Little Chute. For online condolences, please visit www.verkuilenfh.com.

    "Everything happens for a reason, Live it, Love it, Learn from it! Make your smile change the world , but don't let the world change your smile."
    Published in Appleton Post-Crescent from Apr. 15 to Apr. 16, 2016.

Merle Peter Verhagen

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Martin VanEperen

M, b. January 5, 1864, d. March 16, 1920

Parents

Family: Cecilia VanLaanen (b. October 15, 1870, d. 1909)

Biography

  • Birth: Martin VanEperen was born on January 5, 1864 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Cecilia VanLaanen were married on May 9, 1894.
  • Death: Martin VanEperen died on March 16, 1920, at age 56.
  • Immigration: He immigrated in 1871.

Cecilia VanLaanen

F, b. October 15, 1870, d. 1909

Parents

Family: Martin VanEperen (b. January 5, 1864, d. March 16, 1920)

Biography

  • Birth: Cecilia VanLaanen was born on October 15, 1870 in Bay Settlement, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Martin VanEperen were married on May 9, 1894.
  • Death: Cecilia VanLaanen died in 1909, at age ~39.