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Dorothy Mae Appleton

F, b. August 14, 1930, d. October 17, 1962

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  • Birth: Dorothy Mae Appleton was born on August 14, 1930 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on October 17, 1962, at age 32, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Patricia Ann Appleton

F, b. August 22, 1931, d. October 6, 1967

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Family: Norbert F Dietzen (b. April 5, 1925, d. February 6, 2014)

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  • Birth: Patricia Ann Appleton was born on August 22, 1931 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Norbert F Dietzen were married on October 15, 1953.
  • Death: Patricia Ann Appleton died on October 6, 1967, at age 36, in Darboy, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Angels Cemetery, Darboy, Wisconsin.

Kathleen Catherine (Sister) Nelessen

F, b. November 29, 1941, d. April 6, 2012

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  • Birth: Kathleen Catherine (Sister) Nelessen was born on November 29, 1941 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on April 6, 2012, at age 70.
  • Occupation: She was a Congregation of St. Agnes, Fond du Lac.
  • Note: Sister Kathleen Catherine Nelessen, CSA died peacefully at Nazareth Court and Center on Friday April 6th 2012 at 3:45 PM. Sister Kathy was born at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Appleton WI on November 29, 1941. She was the first of seven children born to Mary (Van Lanen) Nelessen and Norbert A. Nelessen.

    Sister Kathy entered the Congregation of Sisters of St. Agnes on September 10, 1964 and made Profession of vows on August 15, 1967. She graduated from St Agnes School of Nursing in December 1968 and ministered as a nurse for the next twenty-two years at various locations including: St. Agnes Hospital, St. Clare Hospital in Monroe, St John Rest Home in Victoria Kansas, St Anthony Hospital, Hospice of the Plains and at St. John Rest Home in Hays Kansas, and the Chippewa Health Center in Lac du Flambeau, WI.

    She served in leadership as a Regional Coordinator for eight years and ministered at St. Francis Home in Spiritual Care for the last five years. For twenty four and a half years, Sister Kathy struggled with cancer yet still continued to minister to those in need with joy and compassion.

    She was preceded in death by her father, Norbert Nelessen, her step father Robert Kessler, and her niece Anne and husband Terry.

    Sister Kathy is survived by her mother Mary, brother Cletus and wife Dianne, her sisters Donna Nelessen, Luella and husband Tom Opsteen, Sharon and husband Chuck Mikkelsen, Cindy and husband Paul Sanders, Carla and husband Paul German and numerous nieces and nephews, grand nieces and nephews. Also surviving are her Aunt, Sister Anne Jude Van Lanen CSA, and the Sisters of St. Agnes, with whom she lived, prayed and ministered.

    Visitation will be from 2:30 pm until 7:00 pm with a prayer service at 3:00 pm on Monday April 9th at St Francis Home Chapel, Fond du Lac, WI.

    On Tuesday April 10th, visitation is from 10:00 am to 11:15 am followed by the Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 am at Holy Family Church, 271 4th St. Way, Fond du Lac, WI. A luncheon will follow.

    Memorials may be directed to the Sisters of St. Agnes Development Office, 320 County Road K, Fond du Lac, WI 54935.

    The Sisters of St. Agnes are grateful to the nurses and staff at Nazareth Court and Center and Hospice Hope for their care of Sister Kathy.

    Zacherl Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Sisters of the Congregation of St. Agnes.


    Published in Appleton Post-Crescent on April 8, 2012.

Cletus Anthony Nelessen

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Family: Dianne Gertrude VandenHeuvel

Dianne Gertrude VandenHeuvel

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Family: Cletus Anthony Nelessen

Harold Francis Northway

M, b. July 7, 1927, d. July 23, 2007

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Biography

  • Birth: Harold Francis Northway was born on July 7, 1927 in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He was married on June 25, 1949 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on July 23, 2007, at age 80, in Peshtigo, Marinette Co, Wisconsin.

Joseph L Ebben

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Anne Mary Nelessen

F, b. January 27, 1968, d. August 19, 2001

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Family: Terry J Reichardt (b. July 23, 1966, d. August 17, 2001)

Biography

  • Birth: Anne Mary Nelessen was born on January 27, 1968 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Terry J Reichardt were married on September 13, 1991 in Holy Name Church, Kimberly, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Anne Mary Nelessen died on August 19, 2001, at age 33, in Neenah, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Anne (Nelessen) Reichardt Greenville

    Age 33, passed away on Sunday August 19, 2001 at Theda Clark Regional Medical Facility in Neenah from injuries sustained in an automobile accident with her husband Terry Reichardt. She was born January 27, 1968 to Cletus and Dianne (Vanden Heuvel) Nelessen in Appleton, Wisconsin. Anne married Terry Reichardt on September 13, 1991 in Kimberly. She was an active member of Appleton Alliance Church, devoted her life to Church and Family, and found great value in physical fitness. She graduated from Kimberly High School (Class of 1986) and earned a BS in Health and Wellness from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. Anne was presently attending the Fox Valley Tech to pursue her dream of becoming a Dental Hygienist.

    She is survived by her two children, Madeline, age 4 and Cade, age 1; her parents, Cletus (Dianne) Nelessen of Combined Locks; her brother, Jeff and Michele Nelessen; her grandparents, Mary and Robert Kessler of Kimberly. She will also be greatly missed by her father and mother in law, Harold L. (Casey) and Genevieve H. (Ott) Reichardt of Gresham; two sisters in law, Wendy (Ken) Weyers of Oregon, Illinois and Jackie and Mike Heinritz of Appleton; two nephews and four nieces, Kyle, Korey and Tiffany Weyers and Samantha, Danielle and Alexandra Heinritz and many friends.

    She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Norbert Nelessen and her maternal grandparents, Martin and Gertrude Nelessen.

    The Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 AM August 22, 2001 at APPLETON ALLIANCE CHURCH, 3310 North Durkee Street, Appleton with Rev. Dennis Episcopo officiating. Friends may call TUESDAY at the FUNERAL HOME from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM with a prayer short prayer service at 7:00 PM and again on WEDNESDAY at CHURCH from 9:00 AM until the time of service.

    A memorial is being established.

    Lots of Hugs and Kisses to Mommy Lots of Hugs and Kisses to Mommy Madi

    I know you have never seen me walk But someday I will run into your arms. Cade

    WICHMANN FUNERAL HOME 537 North Superior Street Appleton 739-1231 www.wichmannfuneralhomes.com.

Jeffery Gerard Nelessen

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Donna Mae Nelessen

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Gary Allen VanCuyk

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Family 2: Julie Marie Mauer

Ryan Michael VanCuyk

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Luella Mary Nelessen

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Thomas P Opsteen

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Sharon Marie Nelessen

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Crystal Nelessen McAmoil

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Edward Daniel McAmoil

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Dawn Nelessen McAmoil

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Cynthia Sue Nelessen

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Paul John Sanders

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Benjamin Paul Sanders

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