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Alvin J VanCamp

M, b. April 7, 1926, d. December 4, 2006

Parents

Family: Laverne M VanVeghel (b. April 19, 1929, d. February 28, 1998)

Biography

  • Birth: Alvin J VanCamp was born on April 7, 1926 in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Laverne M VanVeghel were married on October 8, 1949 in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Alvin J VanCamp died on December 4, 2006, at age 80.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.
  • Note: December 7, 2006

    Van Camp, Alvin J. Alvin J. Van Camp, age 80, De Pere passed away on December 4, 2006, surrounded by his family. Al was born April 7, 1926, in Freedom to the late John and Minnie Van Camp. On October 8, 1949, he married LaVerne Van Veghel at St. Mary of the Angels Catholic Church, Green Bay. Al retired from Fort Howard Paper after 40 years of service to the company. He enjoyed Deer Hunting, Turkey Hunting, playing cards, and going to the casino. His greatest joy however was spending time with children and grandchildren.

    Al is survived by his children: Daniel (Joanne) Van Camp, Martin Van Camp, Diane Yakel, Susan (Robert) Janssen, Gerald (Patricia) Van Camp, Teresa (Ted) Fagan, 18 grandchildren, and three great grandchildren. He is further survived by his siblings: Virgil Van Camp, Ken (Nancy) Van Camp, Lil (Bernard) Vissers, Rita (Cliff) Schmidt, Marge (Jerome) Calaway, Mary (Bob) Miller, and his sister in law Audrey Van Camp.

    Al was preceded in death by his wife LaVerne, his son Robert; two brothers: Fabian, and Cyril, his sister and brother in law Laurie and Bernard Albers, and his sister in law Barb Van Camp.

    Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday (TODAY) at the RYAN FUNERAL HOME, 305 N. Tenth Street, De Pere. Visitation will continue after 9 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, until 10 a.m. when the cortege leaves for church. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Family, corner of Lourdes Ave. and Suburban Drive De Pere with Fr. Tim Shillcox O.Praem officiating. Burial for Al will take place next to his wife at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Please go to www.ryanfh.com to express online condolences to the family.

Laverne M VanVeghel

F, b. April 19, 1929, d. February 28, 1998

Parents

Family: Alvin J VanCamp (b. April 7, 1926, d. December 4, 2006)

Biography

  • Birth: Laverne M VanVeghel was born on April 19, 1929.
  • Marriage: She and Alvin J VanCamp were married on October 8, 1949 in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Laverne M VanVeghel died on February 28, 1998, at age 68.
  • Burial: She was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Kenneth Paul VanCamp

M, b. November 21, 1935, d. May 29, 2013

Parents

Family 1: Barbara Scheer (b. June 29, 1939, d. May 8, 1984)

Family 2: Nancy Rasmussen

Biography

  • Birth: Kenneth Paul VanCamp was born on November 21, 1935.
  • Death: He died on May 29, 2013, at age 77.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Van Camp, Kenneth

    On the wings of angels we say goodbye to a man who was loved by so many in the area. A beautiful husband, father, grandfather, uncle and friend who was loved by all who knew him because he truly loved and cared for all he knew. Ken was an avid fisherman and huntsman who loved the area of Crivitz where he has lived the last 14 years with his wife of 18 years, Nancy Van Camp. He served as the town supervisor and loved to serve the community sharing his wit, spinning his fishing tales and bringing a box of donuts to whomever he thought needed a cheer. Kens kids will always love him and remember him for the unconditional love he offered to all his family. Ken set the example for us all by treating others with respect and kindness. Kenneth P. Van Camp age 77, Middle Inlet has left for a time his wife Nancy Van Camp, his children John Van Camp, Lisa Dubois, and Mary Pat and Jimmy Garsow. His three children were from his first loving wife Barbara Scheer who passed on May 1st 1984. He was given another chance at love and happiness meeting Nancy and her children, Rick, Mike Tammy and Sandy Wichmann. They have been a family who will love each other and intend to carry on his legacy of honor and community service. Ken's brothers and sisters, nieces, nephews, cousins and countless friends and extended family love him and will miss him. He will remain in our hearts and our lives as we move forward in his honor. Friends and family can visit Rhodes-Charapata Funeral Home in Crivitz, WI, on Friday, May 31st from 4 pm - 7 pm. We will have a funeral service on Sat at 11 am at St. Mary's Church in Crivitz. Feel free to visit prior to the funeral at Rhodes-Charapata prior to the funeral service from 9 am till church service begins.

Barbara Scheer

F, b. June 29, 1939, d. May 8, 1984

Family: Kenneth Paul VanCamp (b. November 21, 1935, d. May 29, 2013)

Biography

  • Birth: Barbara Scheer was born on June 29, 1939.
  • Death: She died on May 8, 1984, at age 44.
  • Burial: She was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Virgil J VanCamp

M, b. January 12, 1923, d. April 27, 2017

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Biography

  • Birth: Virgil J VanCamp was born on January 12, 1923 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on April 27, 2017, at age 94, in Iron Mountain, Dickinson Co, Michigan.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Virgil J. Van Camp passed away April 27, 2017 in Iron Mountain Veterans Hospital. He was born January 12, 1923 in Kaukauna to John and Minnie Van Camp.

    He served in World War II for three years in the Army Air Corps in Japan and ground combat on Iwo Jima. He received an honorable discharge on February 26, 1946 as a Corporal. He received the Good Conduct Medal, Asiatic Pacific Service Medal, American Theater Service Medal, a star for the Air Offense in Japan, and a Ground Combat Award for being in Iwo Jima when the American Flag was raised. He was a proud member of the VFW.

    Virgil owned and operated Virg's Mobil Gas Station in De Pere, WI until his move to Pembine in 1970 to raise beef cattle. With great reluctance, he sold his cattle in 2011 at the age of 88 and quit farming.

    He loved hunting deer with his nephew Tom Juza. He also loved turkey and bear hunting and trout fishing with his brother Kenny.

    He loved visits from friends and relation and was always ready for a game of cards. He was cared for by his two nieces: Patty Trinkner, Wendy Walak and Vance; and by his sister and brother-in-law Mary Ann and Bob Miller. The Veterans provided the Arms of Angels which came in daily to make him comfortable. Thanks to Wendy, Jessica, and Kathy form Arms of Angels. He was then moved to the Veterans Nursing Facility in February 2017 until his death of pneumonia.

    Virgil is survived by his four sisters: Lillian Vissers, Rita (Clifford) Schmidt, Marge Calaway, and May Ann (Bob) Miller; his sister-in-law Nancy Van Camp; and 48 nieces and nephews; and many friends. He was preceded in death by his parents John and Minnie Van Camp; sister Laurie Albers, four brothers: Fabian, Alvin, Cyril, and Kenny Van Camp; four sisters-in-law: Barbara Van Camp, Lavern Van Camp, Audrey Van Camp, and Darlene Van Camp; three brothers-in-law: Bernard Albers, Jerome Calaway, and Bernard Vissers; two nephews: Bobby and Marty Van Camp; and his Kitty Frizzy which he had for 15 years.

    He had six godchildren: his sister Mary Ann Miller, nephews Bobby Van Camp, Johnny Van Camp, Dennis Van Camp, and John Van Camp; and his niece Jane Juza.

    The highlight of his life was his trip at 88 years old to the World War II Veterans Memorial in Washington D.C. in 2011 with the Old Glory Honor Flight, this was his first airplane ride in 68 years since the war.

    Although never marrying he was father to 50 nieces and nephews.

    Family and friends may visit on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 from 8:30 to 10:30 AM at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Family, 1307 Lourdes Ave, De Pere. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10:30 AM with Fr. Tim Shillcox, O. Praem. officiating. Virgil will then be given his Military Funeral Honors. He will be laid to rest next to his parents in Mt Calvary Cemetery. Please visit www.ryanfh.com to send a condolence to Virgil's family.

    A very big thank you to the Veterans Hospital for all the loving care given to Virgil in Iron Mountain.
    Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette on Apr. 30, 2017.

Cyril VanCamp

M, b. March 29, 1934, d. July 21, 2004

Parents

Family 2: Mae Stilles

Biography

  • Birth: Cyril VanCamp was born on March 29, 1934 in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Divorce: He and Darlene A Garrity were divorced.
  • Death: Cyril VanCamp died on July 21, 2004, at age 70, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Lillian VanCamp

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Family: Bernard Vissers (b. June 4, 1925, d. November 19, 2012)

Marjorie VanCamp

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Bernard Vissers

M, b. June 4, 1925, d. November 19, 2012

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Family: Lillian VanCamp

Biography

  • Birth: Bernard Vissers was born on June 4, 1925 in Ashwaubenon, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He was married on May 29, 1948 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on November 19, 2012, at age 87.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Bernard M. Vissers, 87, De Pere, died peacefully on November 19, 2012 with his family by his side. The son of the late Martin and Cecelia (Wilmet) Vissers was born June 3, 1925 in the village of Ashwaubenon. He married Lillian M. (Lil) Van Camp on May 29, 1948 at St. Joseph Church officiated by the late Abbot Bernard Pennings and enjoyed over 64 years of marriage. Bernard worked in Goodyear, AZ for the Goodyear Aircraft Company repairing WWII Liberator Bombers and at Fort Howard Paper Co. for over 40 years. Bernard enjoyed the cottage on Trump Lake in Wabeno playing cards with friends and making hooked rugs for his children and grandchildren. He also enjoyed many travels with his wife and friends. He was particularly honored to have shaken hands with Pope John Paul II while in Rome. In his younger years, he enjoyed taking his family on trips in a converted bus. He valued and encouraged education for his children and was greatful for his family. He was a member of Holy Name Society at St. Joseph Church, De Pere, and a member of the 7:30 Daily Mass group at Our Lady of Lourdes Family Parish in De Pere.

    Survivors include his wife, Lil; three children and their spouses, Steven (Betty) Vissers, Green Bay, Dolores (Laurie) Tom Knox, Plymouth, MN, Mike (Anne) Counard, Green Bay; Seven grandchildren and spouses, Jessica Price (special friend John), Jamie Stachura, Sarah Knox, Ian (Emilie) Knox, Jenny (Brian) Boeckman, Ben Counard (special friend Nicole), Greg Counard (special friend Toni); seven great grandchildren, Julia Price, Angelina, Hayden, and Lillia Stachura, Grace Durkin, AJ and Tess Boeckman; one sister, Joanne. He is further survived by Lil's family, Virgil Van Camp, Pembine, Ken (Nancy) Van Camp, Wausaukee, Rita (Clifford) Schimdt, Kaukauna, Marge Calaway, De Pere, Mary (Bob) Miller, Wausaukee, Darlene Van Camp, Green Bay, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

    He was preceded in death by his parents; three infant children, Joseph, and twins Martin and John; two brothers and spouses, Lawrence (Jane) Vissers, Robert (Jeanette) Vissers; six sisters and their spouses, Agnes (Harold) Van De Hei, Frances (John) Van De Hei, Elsie (Clarence) Kempen, Leona (Sylvester) Nackers, Verona (Harvey) Van Lannen, and infant sister Margaret Vissers; and brother-in-law Mike Roznowski. On Lil's side he was preceded in death by his parents-in-law, John and Minnie Van Camp, as well as Dolores and Bernard Albers, Fabian and Audrey Van Camp, Cyril Van Camp, Al and Laverne Van Camp, Jerome Calaway, and Barbara Van Camp.

    Friends and family may gather at Our Lady of Lourdes Family Parish, Corner of Suburban Drive and Lourdes Avenue, De Pere, on Friday, November 23, 2012 from 9am until 11am when a Mass of Christian Burial will be held with Fr. Tim Shillcox O. Praem officiating. Burial at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. The RYAN FUNERAL HOME is assisting the family. Please visit www.ryanfh.com to send online condolences to the Vissers' family.

    In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in Bernard's name.

    The Vissers' family extends a sincere thank you to the nurses, doctors, and staff at St. Mary's hospital, Woodside Nursing Home, and Unity Hospice for their care and support. Special thank you to Fr. Tim Shillcox and the many good people of Our Lady Lourdes Family Parish for your prayers, love, and support. "Also thanks to our family of friends at McDonalds, Main Street, De Pere. Dad always enjoyed being with his friends there along with his pancakes and Diet Caffeine Free Coke."

Jerome G Calaway

M, b. April 18, 1927, d. March 3, 2007

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Biography

  • Birth: Jerome G Calaway was born on April 18, 1927 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on March 3, 2007, at age 79, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.
  • Note: March 4, 2007

    Calaway, Jerome G. "Kelly" Jerome G. "Kelly" Calaway, 79, De Pere, passed away Saturday, March 3, 2007, at a local hospital due to injuries from an automobile accident. He was born April 18, 1927, to the late Felix and Mayne (Vande Hei) Calaway in De Pere. On May 22, 1950, he married the former Marjorie Van Camp in De Pere. Jerome attended NWTC to obtain his GED. He retired from the Fort Howard Paper Co. after 42 years. Jerome belonged to the Fort Howard Quarter Century Club, De Pere Men's Club, Knights of Columbus and the Catholic Order of Foresters. He volunteered at Green Bay Correctional Institution as part of the "Faith at Work" program for 31 years. He also collected aluminum can tabs to raise money for Syble Hopp School, kidney dialysis and the Ronald McDonald House. He also loved attending daily 7:30 a.m. Mass at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Family. Above all, he will be remembered as a man who practiced random acts of kindness to all on a daily basis. He was a perfect example to his children and grandchildren of what a husband and father should be.

    He is survived by his wife of 56 years; four children, Steven (Kathy) Calaway, Larry (Nonie) Calaway, Dale (Lisa) Calaway and Vicki (Joe) Manders; 14 grandchildren, Bob (Carrie) Calaway, Adam (Pam) Calaway, Kevin Calaway and friend, Crystal, Candace Zilisch, Amy (Tom) Nagelkirk, Christina Eggebeen, Jim (fiance Rose) Calaway, Nick Calaway and friend, Kim, Eric Calaway and friend, Jenny and her son, Tate, Carrie Calaway and friend Travis, Jenna Pasch, Amy (Jason) Fabry, Jenny (James) Santy and Mike Manders; seven great-grandchildren, Drew, Carly, Trevor, Jacob, Tyler, Nichole and Emily. Two brothers and two sisters, Ron (Barb) Calaway, Paul (Nancy) Calaway, Jen (Don) Quinette and Erma (Robert) Ulmen and many nieces and nephews.

    Jerome was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Neil and Ken Calaway; sisters and brothers-in-law, Bernard (Lorrie) Albers, Al (Lavern) Van Camp, Mae Van Camp, Barb Van Camp, Fabian and Cy Van Camp.

    Friends may call at RYAN FUNERAL HOME, 305 N. 10th St., De Pere on Tuesday, March 6, 2007, from 4 to 8 p.m. Visitation will continue after 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, March 7, 2007, at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Family (corner of Suburban Drive and Lourdes Avenue). A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. at church with Fr. Tim Shillcox O. Praem officiating. Please visit www.ryanfh.com to send online condolences to the Calaway family.

    The family would like to thank St. Vincent Hospital's Emergency Department and the 6th floor ICU staff, especially Sarah for their thoughtful and tender care.
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Steven J Calaway

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Robert Joseph Calaway

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Adam Joseph Calaway

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Kevin Joseph Calaway

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Rita Regina VanCamp

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Clifford Jacob Schmidt

M, b. February 26, 1927, d. November 21, 2017

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Biography

  • Birth: Clifford Jacob Schmidt was born on February 26, 1927 in Town of Woodville, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on November 21, 2017, at age 90, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Francis Cemetery, Hollandtown, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Clifford J. Schmidt, age 90, of Kaukauna, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family at St. Elizabeth Hospital on Tuesday, November 21, 2017. He was born in Kaukauna on February 26, 1927, son of the late John and Hattie (Van Asten) Schmidt. Cliff married Rita Van Camp on January 30, 1951, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in West Depere, and the ceremony was officiated by Reverend B.H. Pennings.

    Cliff was a dedicated farmer for his whole life, receiving several awards including the 1976 Orrin Meyer ARC-DHIA Production Award and the Century Farm Award. He was very proud of his farming accomplishments. Cliff was a member of St. Francis Catholic Church (where he was an usher and a greeter), the Lions Club, the Moose Lodge, the Knights of Columbus and the Homemakers. He was an avid fisherman, great bowler and golfer in his senior men's golf leagues. He was very proud of his large family, especially his 29 grandchildren and 33 great grandchildren.

    Cliff is survived by his beloved wife Rita of 66 years; his children: James (Donna), Linda (Steve) Lamers, Alois (Cindy), Retired Colonel Sandra (Willie) Schmidt-Berringer, Elizabeth (Gary) Van Abel, Gail (Joseph) Dercks, Carol Dodero, Mary (Tim) Rollo, John (Lynn) and Joan (Bill) Roberts; 29 grandchildren: Rhonda (Mike) Kaminski, Jason Schmidt, Rachelle (Josh) Nisleit, Scott (Kristy) Lamers, Laura (Ken) Hayes, Amanda (Bill) Doucette, Bryan (Jessica) Schmidt, Leanne (Mike) Kavanaugh, Ryan (Becky) Schmidt, Matthias, Cieara and Mekayla Berringer, Carolyn (Kyle) Coleman, Mary (David) Lenz, Michael Van Abel, Rick Dercks, Megan (Rick) Schmoll, Carrie (Joe) VanDaalwyk, Angela (Matt) Macumber, Vincent and Mariah Dodero, Nicholas, Curtis and Thomas Rollo, Tyler and Parker Schmidt, Joe, Alicia and Jessica Roberts; 33 great-grandchildren with one on the way; a brother, Vincent (Rose) Schmidt; sisters: Mary Rose (John) Lepak, Dolores Schmidt and Rita Nelessen; brothers and sisters-in-law: Theresa Schmidt, Lillian Vissers, Marge Calaway, Mary Ann (Bob) Miller and Nancy Van Camp; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

    Cliff was preceded in death by his parents, John and Hattie; brothers: Joseph, Richard and Alois "Buddy" Schmidt; a sister, Anaceil (Pat) Randerson; mother and father-in-law: John and Minnie (Vanden Heuvel) Van Camp; brothers and sisters-in-law: David Head, Jim Nelessen, Virgil Van Camp, Bernard Vissers, Alvin (La Verne) Van Camp, Fabian (Audrey) Van Camp, Cyril Van Camp, Kenneth (Barb) Van Camp and Delores (Bernard) Albers.

    Visitation will be held on Friday, November 24, 2017, at St. Katharine Drexel Parish, St. Francis Catholic Church, 433 County Road CE, Hollandtown, from 3:30 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. A vigil service will conclude the evening. Visitation will continue on Saturday at the church from 9:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. A funeral Mass will follow at 11:00 a.m. with Fr. Willard Van De Loo officiating and Deacon Steve Vande Hey assisting. Interment will be in St. Francis Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund is being established.

    The Schmidt family would like to extend a special thank you to the nurses, doctors and staff at St. Elizabeth Hospital for all of the care, compassion and understanding.
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Mary Ann VanCamp

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Family 1: Robert Miller

Family 2: James Juza

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Dolores A VanCamp

F, b. October 24, 1921, d. December 11, 1999

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Biography

  • Birth: Dolores A VanCamp was born on October 24, 1921 in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Bernard F Albers were married on June 14, 1949 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Dolores A VanCamp died on December 11, 1999, at age 78, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.
  • Note: SOURCE: GREEN BAY PRESS GAZETTE OBITUARY
    Sunday, December 12, 1999


    Dolores 'Laurie' (Van Camp) Albers, 78, passed from the loving arms of her family into the loving arms of Jesus where he took her to a place of peace and beauty on Saturday December 11, 1999. The daughter of the late John and Minnie (Vandenheuvel) Van Camp was born October 24, 1921 in Freedom. Laurie attended Kaukauna High School and graduated from Freedom High Shool. She graduated from St. Mary's School of Nursing, Green Bay and worked at all three Green Bay Hospitals. She also worked as a surgical nurse at Wis. General in Madison. On June 14, 1949, Laurie and Bernard Albers were married at Old St. Joseph Church De Pere. Laurie was a devoted member at the former St. Boniface Church where she was a lector, communion distributor, and funeral coodinator. She was a Pastoral Assistant at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, De Pere where she loved working. It gave her many hours of comfort and encouragement during her illness. Laurie also enjoyed crafts, sewing, gardening and cooking. She always had an ample supply of cookies for her children and grandchildren.

    Survivors her loving husband of 50 years, Bernard; her children and their spouses, Michael and Diane Albers, East Windsor, N.J.; Peter and Mary Claire Albers, Wrightstown; Mary Jo and Rick Jelinski, Dykesville; Nancy and Jerry Barrette, De Pere; Jean and Larry Hockers, De Pere; Jeff and Pat Albers, Milwaukee; David and Tammy Albers, Brownsmills, N.J.; Patty and Dean Raasch, De Pere; grandchildren; Terry Jo and Brian Leiterman; Beth, Paul and Peter Albers; Jessica, Eric and Andrea Jelinski; Ross, Alyssa and Ryan Barrette; Scott and Jayme Hockers; Brett and Annie Alberes; Cindy and Matthews Albers and Kaeli Raasch; brothers and sisters; Virgil Van Camp; Fabian and Audrey Van Camp; Lillian and Bernard Vissers, Rita and Cliff Schmitt, Alvin Van Camp, Marge and Jerome Calaway, Cyril Van Camp, Kenneth and Nancy Van Camp, Mary and Bob Miller; brother in-law, Jerome Albers; three sisters in-law Johanna Vanden Heuvel, Helen and Elmer Green and Marie Albers.

    Laurie was preceded in death by her parents; sisters in-law Lavern Van Camp, Barbara Van Camp, Bernice Albers, Matilda Quinette; brothers in-law Al Quinette, Raphael Albers, Ambrose Albers and Irvin Vanden Heuvel; and a nephew Bob Van Camp.

    Friends may call at Ryan Funeral Home 305 N. 10th St. De Pere from 4 to 8 Pm Tuesday. Wake service at 7 PM. Visitation continue from 9:30 to 10:30 AM Wednesday at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, De Pere. Mass of Resurrection 10:30 AM Wednesday at the church with Rev. Conrad Kratz, O.Praem. presiding. Concelbrants Rev. James Baraniak O.PRAEM. and other members of the Norbertine Community.

Bernard F Albers

M, b. June 14, 1916, d. September 2, 2000

Parents

  • Father: Martin Albers (b. September 5, 1875, d. February 20, 1969)
  • Mother: Mary Mintin (b. October 15, 1881, d. April 26, 1964)

Biography

  • Birth: Bernard F Albers was born on June 14, 1916 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Dolores A VanCamp were married on June 14, 1949 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Bernard F Albers died on September 2, 2000, at age 84, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.
  • Note: SOURCE: GREEN BAY PRESS GAZETTE OBITUARY

    September 5, 2000

    Bernard F. Albers, 84, took Jesus hand to join his beloved wife, Laurie, on September 2, 2000. He was comforted by his family, who were praying at his side. Bernard was born June 14, 1916, in De Pere to the late Martin and Mary Albers. On June 14, 1949, he married Laurie (Van Camp) Albers. Bernard served in the Army in World War II. Bernard was self employed as a home contractor. (Martin Albers & Son) and (Albers Builders), until his retirement. Bernard had a great sense of humor. He enjoyed cooking, writing poetry, reading and creating various carpentry projects. He often challenged his grandchildren wiht thinking games. He was a devoted member and colunteer at Our Lady of Lourdes.

    Survivors include his children, Michael and Deane Albers, East Windsor, N.J.; Peter and Mary Claire Albers, Wrightstown; Mary Jo and Rick Jelinski, Dyckesville; Nancy and Jerry Barrette, De Pere; Jean and Larry Hockers, De Pere; Jeff and Pat Albers, Wauwatosa; David and Tammy Albers, Brownsmille, N.J.; Patty and Dean Raasch, De Pere; grandchildren; Terry Jo and Brian Leiterman, Beth, Paul, and Peter Albers; Jessica, Eric and Andrea Jelinski; Ross, Alyssa and Tyan Barrette; Scott and Jayme Hockers; Brett and Annie Albers; Cindy and Matthew Albers; Kaeli Raasch; one brother, Jerome Albers; one sister, Johanna Vanden Heuvel; sisters in-law, Helen and Elmer Green; Marie Albers; Lillian and Bernard Vissers; Rita and Cliff Schmidt; Marge and Jerome Calaway; and Mary and Bob Miller; brothers in-law,Virgil Van Camp; Fabian and Audrey Van Camp; Alvin Van Camp; Cyril Van Camp and Kenneth and Nancy Van Camp.

    Bernard was preceded in death by his wife; paretnt; brothers, Raphael Albers and Ambrose Albers; sister, Matilda Quinette; sisters in-law, Bernice Van Camp, Laverne Van Camp, Barb Van Camp; brothers in-law, Irvin Vanden Heuvel.

    Friends may call at Ryan Funeral Home, 305 N. 10th St. De Pere from 4 to 8 PM Wednesday. Wake service at 7 PM. visitation will continue from 9:30 to 11 AM Thursday at Our Lady of Lourded Church, De Pere. Mass of Resurrection 11 AM Thursday at the church with the Rev. Conrad Kratz, O .Praem. presiding. The family wishes to thank Fr. Conrad, Fr. Jim Robin Cribb, and the many friends at the 7:30 Mass group of Our Lady of Lourdes Parish. special thanks to the staff at St. Vincent's CCU, especially Laurie who's compassionate care was comfort to our dad and our family. A memorial fund has been established for Our Lady of Lourdes Church.

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Terry Jo Albers

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Peter J Albers

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