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Roger A Cumber

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John Cumber

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Theodorus Bax

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Family: Maria Elisabetha Cox (b. June 11, 1728, d. July 21, 1802)

Biography

  • Birth: Theodorus Bax was born on December 7, 1730 in Leende, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Maria Elisabetha Cox were married on January 11, 1756 in Leende, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Theodorus Bax died on October 10, 1795, at age 64, in Leende, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Mary Rieth

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Thomas Puetz

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Mark George Rieth

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Adeline Margaret Unknown

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Wolfgang Meyer

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Family: Clara Grall (b. January 30, 1881, d. June 2, 1952)

Biography

  • Birth: Wolfgang Meyer was born on March 14, 1875 in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Clara Grall were married on October 2, 1899 in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Wolfgang Meyer died on April 27, 1950, at age 75, in Whitelaw, Manitowoc Co, Wisconsin.

Clara Grall

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Family: Wolfgang Meyer (b. March 14, 1875, d. April 27, 1950)

Biography

  • Birth: Clara Grall was born on January 30, 1881 in Cato, Manitowoc Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Wolfgang Meyer were married on October 2, 1899 in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Clara Grall died on June 2, 1952, at age 71, in Whitelaw, Manitowoc Co, Wisconsin.

Gertrude Hoyer

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  • Father: John A Hoyer (b. October 29, 1898, d. April 5, 1986)
  • Mother: Clara Meyer (b. July 31, 1903, d. January 16, 1983)

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Joseph D Hoyer

M, b. October 24, 1925, d. June 26, 2016

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  • Father: John A Hoyer (b. October 29, 1898, d. April 5, 1986)
  • Mother: Clara Meyer (b. July 31, 1903, d. January 16, 1983)

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph D Hoyer was born on October 24, 1925 in Brillion, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He was married on August 22, 1950 in Brillion, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on June 26, 2016, at age 90, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Family Cemetery (formerly St Mary), Brillion, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Joseph D. Hoyer, age 90, of Brillion, passed away on Sunday, June 26, 2016 at Bellin Medical Center in Green Bay.

    Joe was born on October 24, 1925 in the town of Brillion, son of the late John and Clara (Meyer) Hoyer. On August 22, 1950, he married Alice Geiger at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Brillion. Joe was employed for 42 years with the Brillion Iron Works Farm Equipment Division, retiring in 1990. In his heart, he loved farming. Joe and Alice had their own farm, and he also helped his dad farm. They later sold their farm, built a home on his parents' land, and took over the home farm. Joe also loved to deer hunt, even purchasing a property on Crooked Lake so the family would have a place to hunt. He was a Packer fan, and especially enjoyed watching the grandchildren and great-grandchildren play sports. Joe was also a volunteer firefighter for Brillion and was a member of Holy Family Catholic Parish where he was an usher and served for funeral masses. Joe and Alice enjoyed playing cards, bus trips, and traveling. Joe really enjoyed their trip to Alaska. Most of all, Joe loved his family and always made sure that he was taking care of them.

    Joe is survived by his wife of 65 years, Alice of Brillion; their children and spouses: daughter: Debbie (Ron) Hopfensperger and families: Dawn Woodfin and children: Brett, Avery, Edward, and Carolyn, Elizabeth (Joshua) Wilson and child: Madison, Alex Hopfensperger, Andy (Tiffany) Hopfensperger; daughter: Kathy (Dave) Rabas, and children: Amy and Jason Rabas; daughter: Judy (James) Caelwarts and families: Jacob (Nicole) Phillips and children: Jazlynn and LoraLie, Justin Phillips, and Jacqueline and Joseph Caelwarts; son: Dennis (Kim) Hoyer and families: Chris (Dana) Hoyer and children: Ethan and Sevanna, Matt (Stacie) Hoyer and children: Logan and Liam, Mike (Emily) Hoyer and child: Garrett; daughter: Lynn (Gregg) Valleskey ; daughter: Kim (Robert) Orr and child: Allison; one brother and sister-in-law: Gerald (Jean) Hoyer of Brillion, one sister Gertrude Backus of Manitowoc; other in-laws: Raymond (Shirley) Geiger, Lorraine Geiger, and Audrey O'Neil; nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, his father-in-law and mother-in-law: Frank and Mary (Dvorachek) Geiger, one grandson: Jonathan Joseph Phillips, sisters and brothers-in-law: Dolores (Carl) Mahloch, Helen ("Hub") Hennessey, twin-infant sisters: Mary and Ann Hoyer, Bob Backus, Harold (Lorraine) Geiger, Joseph Geiger, Joseph O'Neil, and Francis Geiger.

    Funeral Mass will take place at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, June 30, at Holy Family Catholic Church. Officiating at the Mass of Christian Burial will be the Rev. Timothy Brandt. Burial will be in Holy Family Catholic Cemetery.

    Friends may call at the church on Wednesday evening from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. A prayer service will conclude the visitation, officiated by Rita Heraly. The visitation will continue at church on Thursday morning from 9:00 a.m. until 10:30 a.m.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated in Joe's name.

    Online condolences may be made.

Alice Geiger

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Susan Seyfert

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Mark Christopher

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Family: Leola Lopas

Janice Verber

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Biography

  • Birth: Janice Verber was born on July 10, 1930 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She was married on August 23, 1952 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on September 1, 2011, at age 81.
  • Note: Janice C. Lopas, 81, Kaukauna, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011, at home following a courageous battle with cancer. She was born July 10, 1930, in De Pere, Wis., to the late Henry and Alice (Dietzler) Verber. Janice graduated from St. Joseph's Academy in Green Bay in 1948. On Aug. 23, 1952, she married Gerald "Bert" Lopas in Kaukauna. The couple lived in Kaukauna and enjoyed 55 years of marriage together prior to his death in 2008. Janice waitressed for many years at Tony Wonders Supper Club in Little Chute and Chef Bills Supper Club in Appleton. She also bartended at Wippich's Skyview Supper Club. Following Bert's retirement they traveled throughout the United States by motorcycle. Jan also enjoyed playing cards, bingo and visiting with family and friends. She will be dearly missed by family and friends alike.

    She is survived by a son, Michael (Ellen) Lopas, Stevens Point; twodaughters, Catherine (Joseph) Kurth, Manitowoc; and Cindy "Cid" (Neal) Borchert, Kaukauna; eight grandchildren, Matthew, Megan, and Kate Lopas, Brianna Kurth (fiance, Josh Trainer), Jacob and Seth Kornely, Darren Borchert (fiancee, Amber Kinsley), Carrie (Casey) Meyer; great grandchildren, Caleb Kurth, Misty Borchert with baby sister on the way; one sister-in-law, Eunice Verber, De Pere. She is further survived by her husband's sister, Leola Ferber, Las Vegas, Nev.; numerous nieces and nephews.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Bert; a brother, Ronald; and a nephew, Michael Verber.

    The Mass of Christian Burial will be at noon on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2011, at St. Katharine Drexel Parish at St. Mary Church, 119 West 7th St., Kaukauna, with Fr. Jerry Pastors officiating. Friends may call directly at church from 10 a.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, all memorials received will be donated towards Breast Cancer. Boettcher Family Funeral Home, Kaukauna is assisting the family.

    The family would like to thank the doctors and staff the

    Martha Seikman Cancer Center at AMC and the Theda Care Hospice staff.


    Published in Appleton Post-Crescent from September 2 to September 4, 2011.

Jean Ellen Gerarden

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Mary Ellen Boettcher

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Family: Donald Fast

Donald Fast

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Joanna Boettcher

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Family: Donald Jones

Donald Jones

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John E Boettcher

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Shirley Unknown

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Herbert Smith

M, b. December 11, 1922, d. March 18, 1996

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  • Father: Claude Smith (b. April 14, 1891, d. December 19, 1959)
  • Mother: Agnes Nogaj (b. December 27, 1896, d. April 26, 1928)

Family: Alice Mae Ulmen (b. July 20, 1922, d. May 19, 2012)

Biography

  • Birth: Herbert Smith was born on December 11, 1922 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Alice Mae Ulmen were married in 1947.
  • Death: Herbert Smith died on March 18, 1996, at age 73.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.