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Lynn Marie Weyenberg

F, b. May 5, 1951, d. December 21, 1958

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Biography

  • Birth: Lynn Marie Weyenberg was born on May 5, 1951 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on December 21, 1958, at age 7, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: SOURCE: APPLETON POST CRESCENT OBITUARY
    Wednesday, December 24, 1958
    FUNERAL FOR FIRE VICTUMS IS HELD TODAY
    Six Weyenberg Children Die In Sunday Morning Blaze At Home
    A mass of the Angels was sung at Holy Cross Catholic Church this morning at 10 o'clock in final services for the six children of Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Weyenberg, who perished in a fire that swept their home at 1129 Harrison St., early Sunday.

    Dead are; Lynn, 7; Douglas, 6; Margaret, 5; John, 3; Barbara, 2 1/2 and Michael, 1 1/2. Burial was in Holy Cross Cemetery. Boys from Holy Cross School served as pallbearers. A large crowd of mourners and friends attended the services at the church and cemetery.

    Mrs. Weyenberg is the former Miss Margaret Dorsey of Five Corners. Floyd Weyenberg a native Kaukaunan is employed at the Thilmany Pulp and Paper Company as a job-pipe fitter in the lower mill maintenance crew. All the children were born here; Lynn on May 5, 1951; Douglas, April 28, 1952; Margaret March 17, 1953; John January 7, 1955; Barbara March 22, 1956; and Michael June 15, 1957.

    Survivors in addition to the parents, are the grandparents Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Dorsey, Rt. 3, Appleton, and Mr. and Mrs. George Weyenberg, Rt. 2, Kaukauna. The Fargo Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
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Douglas Peter Weyenberg

M, b. April 28, 1952, d. December 21, 1958

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Biography

  • Birth: Douglas Peter Weyenberg was born on April 28, 1952 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on December 21, 1958, at age 6, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
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Margaret Mary Weyenberg

F, b. March 17, 1953, d. December 21, 1958

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Biography

  • Birth: Margaret Mary Weyenberg was born on March 17, 1953 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on December 21, 1958, at age 5, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
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John Floyd Weyenberg

M, b. January 7, 1955, d. December 21, 1958

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Biography

  • Birth: John Floyd Weyenberg was born on January 7, 1955 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on December 21, 1958, at age 3, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
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Barbara Ann Weyenberg

F, b. March 22, 1956, d. December 21, 1958

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Biography

  • Birth: Barbara Ann Weyenberg was born on March 22, 1956 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on December 21, 1958, at age 2, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Died in house fire.
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Michael Weyenberg

M, b. June 15, 1957, d. December 21, 1958

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Biography

  • Birth: Michael Weyenberg was born on June 15, 1957 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on December 21, 1958, at age 1, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
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James Weyenberg

M, b. September 6, 1958, d. September 10, 1958

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Biography

  • Birth: James Weyenberg was born on September 6, 1958 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on September 10, 1958, at age 0, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: SOURCE: APPLETON POST CRESCENT OBITUARY
    Wednesday, September 10, 1958

    James Weyenberg, four day old son of Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Weyenberg, 1129 Harrison St., Kaukauna died this morning, his twin brother Joseph died Sunday.

    Funeral services are scheduled at 4 o'clock this afternoon at Fargo Funeral Home, Kaukauna. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery.
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Joseph Weyenberg

M, b. September 6, 1958, d. September 6, 1958

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Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Weyenberg was born on September 6, 1958 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on September 6, 1958, at age 0, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
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Melvin Walter ("Lefty Weyenberg") Weyenberg

M, b. June 11, 1926, d. June 16, 2004

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Biography

  • Birth: Melvin Walter ("Lefty Weyenberg") Weyenberg was born on June 11, 1926 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on June 16, 2004, at age 78, in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Source: Appleton Post Crescent Obituary
    Friday June 18,2004

    Weyenberg, Melvin W.

    Melvin W. Weyenberg “Lefty”, age 78, of Little Chute, passed away Wednesday, June 16, 2004 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born June 11, 1926 in Kaukauna, son of George and Josephine (Wildenberg) Weyenberg. Melvin married Lucille A. Sanderfoot “Ceil”, November 10, 1949 at St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church, Little Chute. Melvin was a member of St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church and the Jacob Coppus American Legion Post #258, Little Chute. He was also a member of the Catholic Order of Foresters. Lefty was employed for 38 and one-half years at Thilmany International Paper until his retirement where he was a member of the Quarter Century Club. He was an avid fisherman and woodworker.

    Lefty is survived by his wife, Ceil; two sons and three daughters: Dan (Donna) Weyenberg, Little Chute; Sally (Mike) Dickinson, Black Creek; Sue (Richard) Geneske, Kimberly; Gary Weyenberg and special friend, Gail, Little Chute; Mary Kris (Joe) Kempen, Little Chute; 11 grandchildren: Shelly (Jeff) Berghuis, Sara (Todd) Hietpas, Molly (Don) Vosters, Jenni (Kirk) Vanden Wyngaard, Jim Geneske, Amy and Katie Weyenberg, Mitch and Ben Kempen, Steven and Jennifer Dickinson; 12 great-grandchildren, brothers and sisters: Floyd Weyenberg, Larson; Pearl (Jerome) Van Eperen, Little Chute; Elaine Brown, Kaukauna; Don (Barb) Weyenberg, Georgia; Gerald (Kay) Weyenberg, Kaukauna; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: Joe (Rachel) Sanderfoot, Pickerel; Bob (Mary) Sanderfoot, Little Chute; Blanche (Gordon) Kerrigan, Kaukauna; Joyce Tiedt, Little Chute; nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, mother-in-law and father-in-law: Joe and Rose Sanderfoot; a sister-in-law, Margaret Weyenberg; two brothers-in-law: Nathan Tiedt and John Brown.

    Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday June 19, 2004 at St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church, Little Chute with Rev. Msgr. James Vanden Hogen officiating. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Kaukauna. Friends may call at the Verkuilen Funeral Home from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday and at the funeral home from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday. A Legion Prayer service will be held at 7 p.m. Friday. Military rites will be conducted by the Jacob Coppus American Legion Post #258 following mass. In lieu of flowers a memorial has been established.

    Melvin’s family wishes to thank Theda Care Hospice, especially Paul, for their love and care for our husband and father.

    VERKUILEN FUNERAL HOME
    101 Canal Street
    Little Chute 788-3321.
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Lucille Ann Sanderfoot

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Daniel Joseph Weyenberg

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Family 2: Diane Lenz (b. October 6, 1951, d. June 6, 1995)

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Sally Ann Weyenberg

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Family 2: Rickey D Hostettler (b. 1948, d. August 2016)

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Susan Rose Weyenberg

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Gary Thomas Weyenberg

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Mary Kris Weyenberg

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Michelle Marie Weyenberg

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Family 2: Jeffrey Robert Berghuis (b. May 12, 1966, d. February 6, 2016)

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Sara Lea Weyenberg

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Molly Jo Weyenberg

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Holly Lynn Baker

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Derek Jeffrey Berghuis

M, b. October 14, 1995, d. August 25, 2014

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Biography

  • Birth: Derek Jeffrey Berghuis was born on October 14, 1995.
  • Death: He died on August 25, 2014, at age 18.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, Colbarium/101/21.
  • Note: Derek Berghuis, 18, Kaukauna, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, August 25, 2014. He was born October 14, 1995, son of Jeff Berghuis and Shelly (Weyenberg) Berghuis. Derek graduated from Kaukauna High School, Class of 2014. He has been employed at Larry's Piggly Wiggly for several years, and just recently started working at Fox Structures. He loved working with his hands, and was always helping others with projects. Derek was a good young man, always there for his friends and family, and wanted everyone to be the best they could. He was everybody's "Little Buddy."

    Derek loved spending time up north. He enjoyed fishing, snowmobiling, four wheeling and spending time with family and friends in the Northwoods. Derek will truly be missed by the countless number of people whose lives he touched.

    Derek is survived by his loving parents: Jeff (special friend Jodie Knutson) Berghuis, and Shelly Berghuis; a brother, Michael (Amy) Berghuis; a sister, Holly (Bradley) Verhovec; a nephew, Kadence "KC" Verhovec; cousin, like a brother: Tylere Berghuis; grandparents: Dan & Donna Weyenberg, Bob & Dolly Berghuis and Dale Marquardt; great grandparents: Gladys Zielke and Ciel Weyenberg; aunts and uncles: John (Dawn) Berghuis, Jim (special friend Becky Huss) Berghuis, Sara (Todd) Hietpas, Molly (Don) Vosters, Amanda Hanstad and Mindy (Mike) Hanstad; cousins: Kirsten, Kara, Makenna, Zack, August, Anna, Laura, Adam, Ellie, Evan, Grant, Caleb, Autumn, Hunter and Kendra; numerous step cousins; girlfriend, Kimmy Felicitas; special friends: Philip H., Adam S., Drew M. and Travis V.; and many other extended family members and friends.

    Derek was preceded in death by his grandmother, Diane (Lenz) Marquardt; great grandparents: Melvin "Lefty" Weyenberg, Ves and Mary Berghuis, Jerome Vosters and Margie and Ray Heindl; and a great aunt, Bev Havel.

    Funeral services will be held at 4:30 p.m. Friday, August 29, 2014, at St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church, 323 S. Pine St., Little Chute, with Fr. Ron Belitz officiating. Visitation will be at the church on Friday from 12:30 p.m. until the time of the service. Condolences may be expressed by visiting www.verkuilenfh.com. In lieu of flowers, a memorial is being established in Derek's name.

    The Berghuis and Weyenberg families would like to thank everyone for their love and support during this difficult time.
  • Graduation: He graduated from Kaukauna High School in 2014.
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Todd John Hietpas

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Donald Mark Vosters

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Ellie Jo Vosters

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Evan Daniel Vosters

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Edward Schendel

M, b. May 16, 1918, d. March 1982

Family: Florian M Berken (b. May 10, 1920, d. June 19, 2004)

Biography

  • Birth: Edward Schendel was born on May 16, 1918.
  • Marriage: He and Florian M Berken were married in 1939.
  • Death: Edward Schendel died in March 1982, at age 63.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.