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Petronella VanDyke

F, b. October 19, 1877, d. May 10, 1919

Parents

Family: Peter VanderZanden (b. February 2, 1873, d. March 6, 1935)

Biography

  • Birth: Petronella VanDyke was born on October 19, 1877 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Peter VanderZanden were married on August 19, 1899 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Petronella VanDyke died on May 10, 1919, at age 41, in Town of Buchanan, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Mary's, Kaukauna, Wisconsin.

Johannes VanDijk

M, b. March 23, 1847, d. November 23, 1930

Parents

Family 1: Antonetta Kuijpers (b. March 11, 1840, d. May 22, 1884)

Family 2: Johanna VanBerlo (b. circa 1855, d. July 19, 1895)

Family 3: Adriana VanDalen (b. February 3, 1877, d. October 17, 1935)

Biography

  • Birth: Johannes VanDijk was born on March 23, 1847 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Antonetta Kuijpers were married on November 16, 1872 in Zeeland, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: Johannes VanDijk and Johanna VanBerlo were married on December 2, 1886 in Gemert, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: Johannes VanDijk and Adriana VanDalen were married on February 24, 1900 in Boekel, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Johannes VanDijk died on November 23, 1930, at age 83, in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Antonetta Kuijpers

F, b. March 11, 1840, d. May 22, 1884

Parents

Family: Johannes VanDijk (b. March 23, 1847, d. November 23, 1930)

Biography

  • Birth: Antonetta Kuijpers was born on March 11, 1840 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Johannes VanDijk were married on November 16, 1872 in Zeeland, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Antonetta Kuijpers died on May 22, 1884, at age 44, in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

James Robert VanderZanden

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Daniel Lee VanderZanden

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Neil Blohm

M, b. July 27, 1934, d. May 15, 1992

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Neil Blohm was born on July 27, 1934.
  • Death: He died on May 15, 1992, at age 57.

Shari A Kersten

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Frances Joosten

F, b. September 19, 1868, d. July 12, 1948

Parents

Family: John Evers (b. July 3, 1865, d. February 19, 1948)

Biography

  • Birth: Frances Joosten was born on September 19, 1868 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Baptism: She was baptized on September 20, 1868 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and John Evers were married on June 2, 1891 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Frances Joosten died on July 12, 1948, at age 79, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/5/35.
  • Note: Source: Appleton Post Crescent Obituary
    Monday, July 12, 1948

    Mrs. Frances Evers, 79, died at her home 821 N. Division St. at 1 o'clock this morning after a five month illness. She was born September 19, 1868 at Little Chute. She lived on a farm until six years ago when she moved to Appleton. She was a life member of the St. Elizabeth Society of St. John Church, Little Chute.

    Funeral services will be held at 10 o'clock Wednesday morning at St. John Catholic Church, Little Chute with the cortege forming at 9:15 at the Wichmann Funeral Home. The Rt. Rev. Msgr. J. J. Sprangers will officiate and burial will take place in the parish cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 o'clock this evening until the time of the service. The rosary will be recited at 7:30 this evening and Tuesday evening at the funeral home.

    She is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Peter Jansen, Mrs. John Lorenz, and Mrs. Anton Giesen, all of Appleton; two sons, Peter of Milwaukee; and Walter of Appleton; three brothers, Walter, Arnold and Christ Joosten, all of Little Chute; and a sister, Mrs. John Brooks, Appleton; eight grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

John Evers

M, b. July 3, 1865, d. February 19, 1948

Parents

Family: Frances Joosten (b. September 19, 1868, d. July 12, 1948)

Biography

  • Birth: John Evers was born on July 3, 1865 in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Baptism: He was baptized on July 3, 1865 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Frances Joosten were married on June 2, 1891 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: John Evers died on February 19, 1948, at age 82, in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/5/35.

Mary Anna Joosten

F, b. November 8, 1875, d. July 19, 1960

Parents

Family: John Anthony Brooks (b. August 2, 1874, d. October 23, 1952)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary Anna Joosten was born on November 8, 1875 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Baptism: She was baptized on November 12, 1875 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and John Anthony Brooks were married on May 18, 1897 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Mary Anna Joosten died on July 19, 1960, at age 84.
  • Burial: She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

John Anthony Brooks

M, b. August 2, 1874, d. October 23, 1952

Parents

Family: Mary Anna Joosten (b. November 8, 1875, d. July 19, 1960)

Biography

  • Birth: John Anthony Brooks was born on August 2, 1874 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Mary Anna Joosten were married on May 18, 1897 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: John Anthony Brooks died on October 23, 1952, at age 78.
  • Burial: He was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Sue Ann Kiefer

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Parents

Family: James Herman

John Joosten

M, b. March 29, 1861, d. July 15, 1936

Parents

Family: Rosalie Marian Vandenberg (b. January 9, 1862, d. July 28, 1943)

Biography

  • Birth: John Joosten was born on March 29, 1861 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Baptism: He was baptized on March 29, 1861 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Rosalie Marian Vandenberg were married on March 3, 1885 in Atkinson, Holt Co, Nebraska.
  • Death: John Joosten died on July 15, 1936, at age 75, in Rudolph, Wood Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in All Souls Cemetery, Rudolph, Wood Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: SOURCE: HISTORY OF WOOD COUNTY (PG 703-704) John Joosten, president of the Farmer & Merchants Bank at Rudolph, was born March 29, 1861, at Little Chute, Outagamie County, Wisconsin, son of Walter and Minnie (Ebben) Joosten. The parents were natives of Holland, the mother coming to America in 1848, and the father in 1850. They were married at Little Chute and afterwards settled on a farm near there, being among the early settlers in that region. The father helped to grade the streets of New London when that city was first laid out, and was a respected citizen and farmer in Outagamie County for many years; he retired at the age of seventy years and lived in Little Chute until his death January 7, 1917; the mother still makes home there with her daughter, Mrs. John Evers. Mr. and Mrs. Walter Joosten were the parents of twelve children: ARNOLD, MARY, JOHN, ANNA, DELIA, MARTIN, FRANCIS, WALTER, ARNOLD, CHRISTINA, MARY AND CHRIST. Of these, Arnold, John, Christina, and The first child to be named Mary are now deceased. Anna is now Mrs, Peter Maes, of California; Delia, is Mrs. Arnold Maes, and lives at Marion, Wis., Francis is the wife of John Evers, of Little Chute, Wis.; Walter lives at Winegar, Wis.; Arnold is living at Little Chute; Mary is Mrs. Brooks, of Appleton, Wis; Christ is also of Little Chute. John Joosten receives is education at Little Chute and in the High School at Appleton, Wis.; graduating from the later in 1882, he went to Jamestown, N. D. and spent two years there as time keeper in a brick yard operated by Anton Klaus. In 1885 he went to Holt County, Nebraska, and was engaged in farming there for five years, after which he purchased 320 acres of land near the Niobrara River in Sheridan County, Neb.; and made his home there until 1898, raising Herford and Poll-Angus beef cattle. In 1898 he sold his interests there and came to Wood County, where he purchased from Louis Yanoise the former Charles Philleotreau Farm, consisting of 176 acres in sections 4 & 5, of Rudolph Township, to which he later added 10 acres. On this property he erected a fine set of buildings and improved the entire farm, operating the whole tract until 1921, when he sold 95 acres to his son Martin. He is still operating the balance, carrying on mixed farming and dairying; he has a splendid herd of Holsteins with a pure-bred sire at the head, and has been highly successful as a farmer. Mr. Joosten took a prominent part in organizing the Farmers & Merchants Bank at Rudolph, an was elected president at the time it opened, in which capacity he is still acting. He is also president of the Rudolph Central Co-operative Cheese Factory, and has been adjustor for the Rudolph, Seneca and Sigel Insurance Co. for the past 10 years. March 7, 1885 at Atkinson Neb., he married Rosie Vandenberg, who was born in Holland Township, Brown Co. Wis., January 18, 1862, daughter of John and Mary (Verhaden) Vandenberg; Mrs. Joosten mother, now a widow, is living Rushfield Neb. Mr. and Mrs. Joosten are the parents of ten children: WALTER, ALBERT, MARTIN, LEWIS, ANNA, CHRIST, MINNIE, DELIA, MARY and WILLIAM. Walter, born January 1, 1886, married Minnie Stelzer, and is now farming in Carson Township, Portage Co.; he has four children, EDWARD, LAWRENCE, MARGARET and LEO. Albert born October 28, 1888, lives at home. Martin, born October 26, 1890, is farming in Rudolph Township; he married Anna Stelzer and has three children, DOROTHY, DONALD and RAYMOND. Lewis was born January 6, 1893; after graduating from the Wood Co. Normal School, he taught school until 1918, when he was appointed cashier of the Farmers & Merchant Bank of Rudolph, and is still acting in that capacity; he married Eulalia Markee on August 10, 1916, and has three children, JANET, born June 5, 1917, BERYL, born March 12, 1919, and GLORIA, born January 10, 1922. Anna, born to Mr. and Mrs. John Joosten September 28, 1895, is now Mrs. Anton Johnson, of Portage Co. Wis.; and has four children, HARRY, MILDRED, EARL and MARIE. Christ, born August 23, 1896, is now farming in Portage Co. Wis.; he married Elizabeth Hartjes, and has three children, ANNETA, SYLVESTER and NORMAN. Minnie, born October 28, 1898 is now employed in a store in Rudolph village. Delia, born March 2, 1900, married Frank Brey and resides in Milladore Township; Mary, born July 1, 1902 and William, born July 16, 1904, are living at home. The family are members of the Catholic Church. Mr. Joosten is a very prominent figure in the community, both socially and as a man of affairs. He was very active in war work during the recent conflict, and throughout all his residence here has supported everything for the betterment and benefit of Wood County.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Rosalie Marian Vandenberg

F, b. January 9, 1862, d. July 28, 1943

Parents

Family: John Joosten (b. March 29, 1861, d. July 15, 1936)

Biography

  • Birth: Rosalie Marian Vandenberg was born on January 9, 1862 in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and John Joosten were married on March 3, 1885 in Atkinson, Holt Co, Nebraska.
  • Death: Rosalie Marian Vandenberg died on July 28, 1943, at age 81, in Rudolph, Wood Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in All Souls Cemetery, Rudolph, Wood Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune.
    July 28, 1943 FRONT PAGE.

    MRS. JOHN JOOSTEN DIES AT HOME IN TOWN OF RUDOLPH.

    Mrs. John Joosten, 81, died at her home in the town of Rudolph at 12:15 a.m. today. Funeral services will be held on Saturday morning at 9 o'clock at St. Philip's Catholic church with the Rev. P.J. Wagner officiating. Interment will be in the Catholic cemetery in the town of Rudolph..

    Mrs. Joosten, nee Rose Vandenberg, was born in Hollandtown, Wis., on January 18, 1862, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Vandenberg. Her marriage to John Joosten took place on March 7, 1885, at Atkinson, Neb., and he preceded her in death on July 15, 1936..

    Surviving are 10 children, Walter, Albert, Martin, Louis, and Chris all residing in the town of Rudolph, William, Minnie, and Mary, all at home, Mrs. Anton Johnson of Route 2, Junction City and Mrs. Frank Brey of Greenwood; one brother, John Vandenberg of Scribner, Neb., and two sisters, Mrs. Carrie Sanders of Erving, Neb. and Mrs. Wesley Kieffe of Kyle, S.D..

    She also leaves 51 grandchildren, eight of whom are serving in the armed forces of the United States, and 10 great-grandchildren..

    The body will be taken to the Joosten home Thursday afternoon, and prayers will be said there on Thursday and Friday evenings at 8 o'clock..
    Funeral arrangements are in charge of Krohn and Berard..
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra

Martin W Joosten

M, b. March 28, 1872, d. June 26, 1910

Parents

Family: Catherine Thyssen (b. September 11, 1875, d. October 3, 1928)

Biography

  • Birth: Martin W Joosten was born on March 28, 1872 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Baptism: He was baptized on March 29, 1872 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Catherine Thyssen were married on May 17, 1899 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Martin W Joosten died on June 26, 1910, at age 38, in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/1A/12.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Walter Joosten

M, b. August 20, 1877, d. November 27, 1952

Parents

Family 1: Mary Ott (b. August 30, 1884, d. November 3, 1943)

Family 2: Gertrude Gerrits (b. July 15, 1878, d. August 10, 1961)

Biography

  • Birth: Walter Joosten was born on August 20, 1877 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Baptism: He was baptized on August 20, 1877 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Mary Ott were married on May 16, 1905 in Marion, Waupaca Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: Walter Joosten and Gertrude Gerrits were married on July 29, 1946.
  • Death: Walter Joosten died on November 27, 1952, at age 75, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Marion, Waupaca Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Walter Joosten, 75, Route1 Kaukauna, Town of Vanden Broek, died at Appleton at 4:15 Thursday afternoon. He was born August 27, 1877, at Little Chute. He moved to Marion, lived for a time at Lake Linden, Michigan, and returned to the town of Vanden Broek seven years ago. He was a member of St. John's Catholic Church, Little Chute.
    Survivors include the widow; two daughters, Mrs. James Davies, Waupaca, and Mrs. Raymond Bammart, Milwaukee; one son, Vincent, Lake Linden, Michigan; two brothers, Arnold, Little Chute, and Chris, Rt. 4, Appleton; one sister, Mrs. John Brooks, Appleton; 11 grandchildren and one great grandchild.

    There is a note of another marriage on baptism record. July 29, 1946.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Mary Ott

F, b. August 30, 1884, d. November 3, 1943

Parents

Family: Walter Joosten (b. August 20, 1877, d. November 27, 1952)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary Ott was born on August 30, 1884 in Grand Haven, Ottawa Co, Michigan.
  • Marriage: She and Walter Joosten were married on May 16, 1905 in Marion, Waupaca Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Mary Ott died on November 3, 1943, at age 59, in Marion, Waupaca Co, Wisconsin.

Arnold Arthur Joosten

M, b. April 4, 1879, d. August 18, 1959

Parents

Family: Antoinette Hammen (b. October 14, 1882, d. July 1, 1962)

Biography

  • Birth: Arnold Arthur Joosten was born on April 4, 1879 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Baptism: He was baptized on April 6, 1879 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Antoinette Hammen were married on November 13, 1900 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Arnold Arthur Joosten died on August 18, 1959, at age 80, in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/4/19.
  • Note: SOURCE: APPLETON POST CRESCENT OBITUARY

    Wednesday, August 19,1959
    Man, 80, dies helping plaster his garage

    Arnold Joosten, 80, 613 E. Main St., Little Chute, died at 3 PM Tuesday after a heart attack while helping plaster his garage. He was born April 1, 1879 in Little Chute and was a life time resident of the village. He was chartered member of the St. John's Catholic Order of Foresters.

    He is survived by five daughters, Mrs. Norbert Daanen, East Depere, Mrs. Arthur Wyro, Kaukauna, Mrs. Nicholas Hooyman, and Mrs. Gerald Schwanlenberg, both of Appleton, and Miss Geraldine Joosten, Neenah; Six sons, Arthur, Chicago, George at home, Walter, Little Chute, Clarence and Jack, both of Appleton, and Joseph, Kaukauna; one brother, Chris, Little Chute; one sister, Mrs. John Brooks, Appleton; 22 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Antoinette Hammen

F, b. October 14, 1882, d. July 1, 1962

Parents

  • Father: George Hammen (b. February 20, 1861, d. September 24, 1913)
  • Mother: Mary VandeHey (b. September 9, 1861, d. December 9, 1882)

Family 1:

Family 2: Arnold Arthur Joosten (b. April 4, 1879, d. August 18, 1959)

Biography

  • Birth: Antoinette Hammen was born on October 14, 1882 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Baptism: She was baptized on October 14, 1882 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Arnold Arthur Joosten were married on November 13, 1900 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Antoinette Hammen died on July 1, 1962, at age 79, in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/4/19.
  • Note: SOURCE: APPLETON POST CRESCENT OBITUARY

    Monday, July 2, 1962

    Mrs. Nettie Joosten (Nettie Hammen) 613 E. Main St., Little Chute, Wisconsin, age 79, passed away at 6:30 a.m. Sunday after a lingering illness. She was born October 14, 1883 in Little Chute. She was a member of the St. Elizabeth Society of St. John Catholic Church, Little Chute; the American Legion Auxiliary of Jacob Coppus Post, Little Chute.

    Mrs. Joosten is survived by five daughters, Mrs. Norbert (Mary) Deenen, De Pere, Wi.; Mrs. Arthur (Alma) Wyro, Kaukauna; Mrs. Nicholas (Angela) Hooyman and Mrs. Gerald (Alice) Schwallenberg both of Appleton; Miss Geraldine Little Chute; six sons, Arthur, Chicago; George and Walter, Little Chute; Joseph, Kaukauna; Gerald 'Jack' and Clarence, both of Appleton; 22 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren; two stepbrothers, and five stepsisters and two foster brothers.

    Funeral services will be held at 9 a.m. Wednesday at St. John Catholic Church, Little Chute with Rev. Martin Vosbeek officiating. Interment will be in the parish cemetery. Friends may call at the Verkuilen Funeral Home, Little Chute after 2 p.m. Tuesday. Rosary will be prayed at 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Charles Hammer

M, b. March 4, 1890, d. March 26, 1929

Family: Emma Jahnke (b. March 24, 1890, d. March 27, 1968)

Biography

  • Birth: Charles Hammer was born on March 4, 1890 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Emma Jahnke were married in 1913.
  • Death: Charles Hammer died on March 26, 1929, at age 39, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Mary VandeHey

F, b. September 9, 1861, d. December 9, 1882

Parents

Family: George Hammen (b. February 20, 1861, d. September 24, 1913)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary VandeHey was born on September 9, 1861 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Baptism: She was baptized on September 9, 1861 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and George Hammen were married on November 16, 1881 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Mary VandeHey died on December 9, 1882, at age 21, in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried on December 11, 1882 in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, Old Unmarked.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Mary Wilhelmina Joosten

F, b. September 4, 1902, d. August 1986

Parents

Family: Norbert George Daanen (b. December 2, 1903, d. September 14, 1970)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary Wilhelmina Joosten was born on September 4, 1902 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Norbert George Daanen were married on September 5, 1932 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Mary Wilhelmina Joosten died in August 1986, at age 83, in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Norbert George Daanen

M, b. December 2, 1903, d. September 14, 1970

Parents

Family: Mary Wilhelmina Joosten (b. September 4, 1902, d. August 1986)

Biography

  • Birth: Norbert George Daanen was born on December 2, 1903 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Mary Wilhelmina Joosten were married on September 5, 1932 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Norbert George Daanen died on September 14, 1970, at age 66, in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Olivet Catholic Cemetery, De Pere, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Source: Green Bay Press Gazette

    Monday, September 14, 1970

    Norbert 'Bub' Daanen

    Norbert 'Bub' Daanen, 66, 509 E. Ontario St., De Pere, died Saturday in a Green Bay hospital after a long illness. He was born December 2, 1903 in De Pere and lived here all his life. Mr. Daanen and the former Mary Joosten were married September 5, 1932 in Little Chute. He was employed at the Broadway Chevrolet and Oldsmobile Garage for 29 years, until his retirement. Mr. Daanen was a member of St. Mary Holy Name Society. His parents and four brothers preceded him in death.

    Survivors are his wife; two daughters, Mrs. Stanley [Shirley] Lubinski, Crosse Point, Michigan; and Mrs. Randall [Doris] Cavill, De Pere; three sons, Roger, Green Bay; Howard and Marvin, both of De Pere; 13 grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Etta VandeWalle, Green Bay; Mrs. Marle Jansen, De Pere; one brother, Francis, Sturgeon Bay.

    At Cotter Funeral Home, De Pere, after 2 p.m. Parish and Holy Name Prayer service 8 p.m. Funeral 10 a.m. Tuesday, St. Mary Catholic Church, De Pere, with the Rev. Raymond Hietpas officiating. Burial in Mount Olivet Cemetery.

Willard Joosten

M, b. October 1900, d. October 24, 1903

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Willard Joosten was born in October 1900 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on October 24, 1903, at age ~3, in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Wilhilmina (Alma) Joosten

F, b. May 4, 1903, d. February 22, 1992

Parents

Family: Arthur A Wyro (b. September 8, 1903, d. October 4, 1978)

Biography

  • Birth: Wilhilmina (Alma) Joosten was born on May 4, 1903 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Arthur A Wyro were married on June 25, 1930 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Wilhilmina (Alma) Joosten died on February 22, 1992, at age 88, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: SOURCE: APPLETON POST CRESCENT OBITUARY
    Sunday, February 23, 1992

    Mrs. Arthur 'Pat' Wyro (Alma Joosten) 1019 Desnoyner St., Kaukauna, age 85, died peacefully Saturday, February 22, 1992 at the home of her daughter. She was born June 8, 1906 in Little Chute, the daughter of the late Arnold and Nettie Joosten. In her later years she enjoyed going on bus trips with different groups. She enjoyed her childrens cottages and a good card game with her family. She was a member of Holy Cross Catholic Church where she sang in the choir, as well as the Royal Neighbors, AARP and the Golden Agers.

    She is survived by a son and a daughter in-law, Eugene and Patrica Wyro, Kaukauna; a daughter and son in-law, Donna and Mel Nieuwenhuis, Kaukauna; eight grandchildren; Cindy (Keith) Hietpas, Sandy (Brian) Dual, Mark Wyro and Rick Wyro, Pat (Donna) Nieuwenhuis, Scott (Pattie) Nieuwenhuis, Jeff Nieuwenhuis, and Missy Nieuwenhuis; seven great grandchildren; Ryan, Eric and Adam Hietpas, Shauna Marie Daul, Kayle and Kevin Nieuwenhuis and Greg Nieuwenhuis; a brother and three sisters in-law, Joseph and Rita Joosten, Kaukauna, and Frances Behnke and Marion Hurley, both of Appleton, and three sisters; Mary Daanen, DePere, and Angela Hooyman and Alice Schwalenberg, both of Appleton.

    She was preceded in death by her husband Arthur 'Pat' in 1978, five brothers; Arthur, George, Walter, Clarence and Jack Joosten and a sister, Geraldine.

    Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Monday at Holy Cross Catholic Church, Kaukauna with Fr. Bill O'Brien officiating. Bural will be in Holy Cross Cemetery. Friends may call at Fargo Funeral Home, 400 W. Wisconsin Ave., Kaukauna, from 4 unti 9 p.m. on Sunday and after 8:30 a.m. on Monday until the cortege leaves for the church. There will be a parish prayer service at 8:30 p.m. Sunday evening. There will be a memorial fund established for the VNA and Hospice Program.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America