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Bobbie Jean Timmreck

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Elizabeth Mary Berger

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Ronald Joseph Thyssen

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Laurie Lee St Louis

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William Nettekoven

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Nancy Unknown

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Jacqueline Nettekoven

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Family: Scot Leeman

Scot Leeman

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Eva Nettekoven

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Carl H Spiegelberg

M, b. January 21, 1923, d. January 26, 2011

Family: Oleatta Moak (b. November 23, 1929, d. December 15, 1992)

Biography

  • Birth: Carl H Spiegelberg was born on January 21, 1923 in Dale, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Oleatta Moak were married on August 11, 1962.
  • Death: Carl H Spiegelberg died on January 26, 2011, at age 88, in Royalton, Waupaca Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Carl H. Spiegelberg, age 88, Town of Royalton, passed away at his residence on Wednesday, January 26, 2011. He was born on January 21, 1923, in Dale, son of the late Ludwig and Emilie (Bigalke) Spiegelberg. In the early 1940s, Carl worked at a Marinette Mill to get a team of horses for the home farm. In 1945, he started buying and selling used equipment as well as farming. In 1960, he moved to his present location to expand his farming and farm equipment sales, which is being carried on by his son Scott. On August 11, 1962, he was united in marriage to Oleatta Moak in the Town of Lind Center. She preceded him in death in 1992. He enjoyed reading, polka music, international traveling, dancing, fishing, poetry and had a sensitive heart. He was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Manawa.
    He is survived by a son: Scott (Sharon) Spiegelberg, and their children: Ashley (Adam) Quinn, Adam and Jordan; daughter: Laurie (Dominiek) Spiegelberg-Everaet and their son Noah; two stepsons: James Timm and his fiancee Irma Caban-Smith, and Jim's daughters Kari (Darryl) Case and their children Christian, Katarina and Anika; Joli (Nathan) Guenther, and their son Gerald; Amie (Scott) Harvey, and their children Keira and Natalie; Conrad (Joanne) Timm and his children Aaron (Jill) Timm, and their children Jacob, Jensen and Megan; Matthew (Bobbi Jo) Timm and their children MaCayla, Vincent and Cecilyah; and also Erica Timm and her daughter Lexus; special friend Ardyce Rice; brother Harold Spiegelberg; sister Ruth Montgomery. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
    Besides his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by two sisters Jenette Wegener and Lorine Stiebs; and two brothers Louis and John Spiegelberg.
    The funeral service for Carl will be held on Saturday, January 29, 2011, at 11 a.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Manawa with Rev. Wally Waite and Rev. Vilas Mazemke officiating. Burial will be in Little Wolf Cemetery in the Town of Little Wolf. Friends may call at the Cline-Hanson-Dahlke Funeral Home in Manawa on Friday (TODAY) from 4-8 p.m. and on Saturday at the church from 10 a.m. until the time of the service.
    Cline-Hanson-Dahlke
    176 N. Bridge St.
    Manawa 920-596-2500
    www.clinehansondahlke
    funeralhomes.com.

Oleatta Moak

F, b. November 23, 1929, d. December 15, 1992

Family: Carl H Spiegelberg (b. January 21, 1923, d. January 26, 2011)

Biography

  • Birth: Oleatta Moak was born on November 23, 1929.
  • Marriage: She and Carl H Spiegelberg were married on August 11, 1962.
  • Death: Oleatta Moak died on December 15, 1992, at age 63.

Adam Quinn

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Joanna VanMeuwen

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  • Birth: Joanna VanMeuwen was born on March 2, 1739 in Helmond, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Theodorus VanMeuwen

M, b. November 6, 1740

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Biography

  • Birth: Theodorus VanMeuwen was born on November 6, 1740 in Helmond, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Theodorus VanMeuwen

M, b. October 4, 1741

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Biography

  • Birth: Theodorus VanMeuwen was born on October 4, 1741 in Helmond, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Cornelia Vanmeuwen

F, b. February 14, 1748

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Biography

  • Birth: Cornelia Vanmeuwen was born on February 14, 1748 in Helmond, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Anna VanMeuwen

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Biography

  • Birth: Anna VanMeuwen was born on October 23, 1750 in Helmond, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Roy Henry Bastian

M, b. May 21, 1921, d. September 19, 2012

Biography

  • Birth: Roy Henry Bastian was born on May 21, 1921 in Brillion, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on September 19, 2012, at age 91.
  • Burial: He was buried in Knollwood Memorial Gardens & Mausoleum, Manitowoc, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Roy Henry Bastian, age 91, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on Wednesday, September 19, 2012.

    He was born May 21, 1921 in the Town of Brillion, WI to George and Caroline Schmidt Bastian. He was married to the former June Luebke on December 23, 1952 in Appleton, WI. Survivors include his wife June and daughters Glenna (Tom Lach) Bastian, Marinette; Paula Bastian, Brillion; Carol (Paul) Graves, Oshkosh; and son Douglas (Anita) Bastian, Savage, MN; grandchildren Sarah and Andrew Braun, Erich and Rachel Graves and Dayna and Adam Bastian, mother-in-law Verona Luebke, sister-in-law Lois Herrmann and a brother-in-law Robert Golden. Also adopted family Mark, Carole, Nathan and Erin Rajkovitch; many nieces and nephews.

    Roy farmed in the Town of Brillion all of his life. During his lifetime, Roy was also an officer for the Brillion Co-op, a member of the Brillion Historical Society, Calumet County ASC Community Committee vice-chairman, Town of Brillion Supervisor, Town of Brillion Town Chairman, and on the School Grove Dairy Board. Roy was active in his church, serving as a Trustee, on various committees as well as participating in the Methodist Men's Brotherhood for many years.

    Roy liked to play card games, dartball, bowl, and go to musicals and plays. But the most important aspect of his life was his family. He was an integral part of his children's and grandchildren's lives.

    Pre-deceasing him were his parents; sisters and brother-in laws Irene and Wesley Schmidt, Mabel and Elmer Kruschke, Fern and Clarence Bernhardt, Erna and Warren Luedtke; father-in-law Erich Luebke; sister-in-law Jean Golden; and brother-in-law Robert Herrmann.

    Visitation will be held at the Wieting Funeral Home on Sunday, Sept. 23 from 3-6 p.m.; with viewing at Zion United Methodist Church in Forest Jct. on Monday, Sept. 24 from 9-11 a.m. and the funeral service following at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be at the Knollwood Chapel Mausoleum in Manitowoc.

    Online condolences may be made at www.wieting-funeralhome.com.

Frank Engel

M, b. February 25, 1897, d. January 4, 1965

Family: Cecilia Amend (b. August 8, 1893, d. April 25, 1984)

Biography

  • Birth: Frank Engel was born on February 25, 1897 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Cecilia Amend were married on February 27, 1919.
  • Death: Frank Engel died on January 4, 1965, at age 67.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Cecilia Amend

F, b. August 8, 1893, d. April 25, 1984

Family: Frank Engel (b. February 25, 1897, d. January 4, 1965)

Biography

  • Birth: Cecilia Amend was born on August 8, 1893 in Ripon, Fond du lac Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Frank Engel were married on February 27, 1919.
  • Death: Cecilia Amend died on April 25, 1984, at age 90, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

George W Engel

M, b. December 14, 1921, d. January 27, 2011

Parents

  • Father: Frank Engel (b. February 25, 1897, d. January 4, 1965)
  • Mother: Cecilia Amend (b. August 8, 1893, d. April 25, 1984)

Biography

  • Birth: George W Engel was born on December 14, 1921 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on January 27, 2011, at age 89.
  • Note: George William Engel, 89, died on January 27, 2011, at a local hospital surrounded by his family following a brief illness. He was born December 14, 1921, in Appleton, the son of the late Frank and Cecilia (Amend) Engel. George graduated from St. Joseph Grade School and St. Mary's High School in Menasha. After high school, he began working at the Zwicker Knitting Mill. George honorably served his country during World War II in the Army and then the Air Force before returning to Zwickers where he worked for 43 years until his retirement in 1984.

    George was a machine operator for many years, a patternmaker and a researcher during the latter part of his career. George enjoyed bowling, fishing and socializing with his many friends. He particularly enjoyed his annual northwoods vacation in Conover, Wisc., and family parties and holiday gatherings were a special treat for him, especially Thanksgiving dinner at the Giesens. George also treasured his daily coffee with his brother, Jerry, and his weekly Sunday brunches with his friends.
    George was a devout Catholic and a member of St. Joseph Parish in Appleton. In his early years, he was a member of the Young Men's Choir and continued participating in church activities during his life.
    George is lovingly survived by his sister, Dorothy (Norbert) Giesen; brother, Gerald (Lucille) Engel; sister-in-law, Dorothy "Dottie" Engel; nieces and nephews, Janet (Jeff) Tellock, Robert (Catherine) Giesen, Patricia Eckrich, William (Mona) Giesen, Thomas (Sonja) Giesen, Mary Jean (Karl) Roovers, David Engel, Mark (Lynn) Engel, Steven Engel, Cynthia (Charles) Kuba, Stuart (Penny) Engel, Christopher Engel, Lisa (Randy) Steinacker, Vanessa Engel, Stacie (Kelly) Burton, Jonathan Engel; 16 great-nieces, 12 great-nephews, five great-great-nieces and two great-great-nephews.
    George is preceded in death by a brother, John Engel; nieces, Mary Ann Gagnon and Jessica Engel; and nephew, Gregory Engel.
    A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, February 1, 2011, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 410 W. Lawrence Street, Appleton, with Fr. Jim Leary OFM. CAP., officiating. Friends will be received at the church from 8:30 a.m. until the time of Mass.
    George's family would like to extend a sincere thank you to friends, Bernie Mueller, Ralph and Addie Ulman, Jim and Barb Benzschawel and many others, for their companionship and kindness to George throughout his life.
    Wichmann Funeral Home
    537 N. Superior Street
    Appleton 920-739-1231
    Online Condolences:
    www.wichmannfargo.com.

Dorothy Engel

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  • Father: Frank Engel (b. February 25, 1897, d. January 4, 1965)
  • Mother: Cecilia Amend (b. August 8, 1893, d. April 25, 1984)

Family: Norbert Giesen (b. August 7, 1923, d. August 21, 2012)

Norbert Giesen

M, b. August 7, 1923, d. August 21, 2012

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Biography

  • Birth: Norbert Giesen was born on August 7, 1923 in Menasha, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He was married on May 19, 1945.
  • Death: He died on August 21, 2012, at age 89.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Mary Cemetery, Menasha, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Norbert "Norb" Giesen, age 89, of Appleton, was called from his home to eternal life on Tuesday, August 21, 2012, due to natural causes. He was born on August 7, 1923 in Menasha to the late Salome and Clarence Giesen. He attended St. Mary's grade and high school, and was a 1941 graduate. Norb lettered in football and basketball. After graduation, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy. After boot camp, he was assigned to the Heavy Cruiser U.S.S. Minneapolis CA36, and for the next 3 years participated in many major campaigns in the South Pacific. During WWII, he was most proud of the Minnie's numerous battle stars. The American Defense Service Medal Asiatic-Pacific with 15 battle stars and the Philippine Liberation Medal with 2 battle stars. It was one of the most decorated ships in the Navy; 17 battle stars in all. After the successful invasion of Okinawa on Easter Sunday in 1945, the ship was ordered home for a re-fit. While on leave, he married Dorothy Engel on May 19, 1945; and they shared 67 years together. They spent their honeymoon in Seattle, Washington until the ship was completed and re-deployed. Norb went back to sea duty and Dorothy returned to Appleton. By the time the Minnie got to Cubic Bay, the war was over. After discharge, Norb and Leo C. Sturm owned and operated Leo & Norb's Deep Rock Gas Station on the corner of College Avenue and Walnut Street in downtown Appleton for almost 30 years. He then finished his working career at Azco Inc. as a tool warehouse manager. After retiring in 1986, he spent his free time at their cottage in Mountain, Wisconsin that they built together as a family. For 18 years, they spent the winters in Trophy Gardens in Alamo, Texas. Norb always enjoyed fixing things, especially motors, and you could see the smile on his face when it was working like new again. Norb truly enjoyed spending time with his family.

    Norb is survived by his loving wife, Dorothy and five of their six children: Janet (Jeff) Tellock, Robert (Catherine) Giesen, Patricia Eckrich, William (Mona) Giesen, and Thomas (Sonja) Giesen; 11 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; many relatives and friends.

    He was preceded in death by his parents and a daughter, Mary Ann Gagnon.

    A Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, August 24, 2012, at St. Mary Catholic Church, 528 Second Street, Menasha, with Fr. Paul Paider officiating. Visitation will be held from 9:30 am until the hour of the Mass at the church. Interment will take place at St. Mary Cemetery, Town of Menasha.

    Sign the guest book and light a candle in memory of Norb at our website.

John Engel

M, b. May 21, 1929, d. July 16, 1997

Parents

  • Father: Frank Engel (b. February 25, 1897, d. January 4, 1965)
  • Mother: Cecilia Amend (b. August 8, 1893, d. April 25, 1984)

Biography

  • Birth: John Engel was born on May 21, 1929 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on July 16, 1997, at age 68, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Howard H Jape

M, b. September 7, 1927, d. February 1, 1992

Family: Shirley Lopas

Biography

  • Birth: Howard H Jape was born on September 7, 1927 in Neenah, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on February 1, 1992, at age 64.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Margaret Mary Cemetery, Neenah, Wisconsin.