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Hendrikus Matthijs Hamer

M, b. January 29, 1778

Parents

Family: Helena Maria Wegenaer (b. October 29, 1786)

Biography

  • Birth: Hendrikus Matthijs Hamer was born on January 29, 1778 in Nijmegen, Gelderland, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Helena Maria Wegenaer were married on February 16, 1816 in Venlo, Limburg, Netherlands.

Guielmus Rubens

M, b. circa 1730

Family: Lucia Tijsens (b. circa 1730)

Biography

  • Birth: Guielmus Rubens was born circa 1730.

Lucia Tijsens

F, b. circa 1730

Family: Guielmus Rubens (b. circa 1730)

Biography

  • Birth: Lucia Tijsens was born circa 1730.

Jacobus Ignatius Arnold

M, b. circa 1776, d. July 6, 1838

Parents

Family: Catharina Wiegand (b. circa 1778, d. February 22, 1848)

Biography

  • Birth: Jacobus Ignatius Arnold was born circa 1776 in Solingen, Germany.
  • Death: He died on July 6, 1838 in Nijmegen, Gelderland, Netherlands.

Catharina Wiegand

F, b. circa 1778, d. February 22, 1848

Parents

Family: Jacobus Ignatius Arnold (b. circa 1776, d. July 6, 1838)

Biography

  • Birth: Catharina Wiegand was born circa 1778 in Nijmegen, Gelderland, Netherlands.
  • Death: She died on February 22, 1848 in Nijmegen, Gelderland, Netherlands.

Philip Arnold

M, b. circa 1745

Family: Maria Josepha Closset (b. circa 1745)

Biography

  • Birth: Philip Arnold was born circa 1745.

Maria Josepha Closset

F, b. circa 1745

Family: Philip Arnold (b. circa 1745)

Biography

  • Birth: Maria Josepha Closset was born circa 1745.

Hendrik Wiegand

M, b. circa 1745, d. April 1, 1816

Parents

Family: Gertrut Rouwen (b. circa 1745)

Biography

  • Birth: Hendrik Wiegand was born circa 1745 in Herman Stad.
  • Death: He died on April 1, 1816 in Nijmegen, Gelderland, Netherlands.

Gertrut Rouwen

F, b. circa 1745

Family: Hendrik Wiegand (b. circa 1745, d. April 1, 1816)

Biography

  • Birth: Gertrut Rouwen was born circa 1745.

Jan Hendrik Wiegand

M, b. circa 1715

Family: Clara Gephardt (b. circa 1715)

Biography

  • Birth: Jan Hendrik Wiegand was born circa 1715.

Clara Gephardt

F, b. circa 1715

Family: Jan Hendrik Wiegand (b. circa 1715)

Biography

  • Birth: Clara Gephardt was born circa 1715.

Lorna R Stecker

F, b. June 8, 1927, d. July 4, 2011

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Lorna R Stecker was born on June 8, 1927 in Hilbert, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She was married on February 8, 1950.
  • Death: She died on July 4, 2011, at age 84, in Madison, Dane Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Lorna R. (Stecker) Lisowe, passed away peacefully July 4, 2011 at UW Hospital in Madison due to complications after heart surgery. She was born June 8, 1927 at the family farm in Hilbert, daughter of the late Herman Sr., and Norma (Beil) Stecker. She started out helping her brother Herb in his garage before beginning to work for Hart-Carter, later called Tecumseh Products. She worked a short while at Hotel Chilton before her marriage to Ambrose Lisowe on February 8, 1950. She was around and supportive to help on the family farm when needed; and also helped organize and served as the secretary of A&L Lisowe & Sons, Inc before semi-retiring in 1999. She enjoyed playing Sheepshead as she and Ambrose were in many card clubs. She also enjoyed traveling, bowling in the Bird League, quilting and sewing clothes and making bridesmaid dresses. Her favorite time was being with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Earlier in her life, Lorna was involved with many community organizations including MACCW, D of I, and was a chairwoman of the Fond du Lac County Farm Bureau. Lorna was an active member of St. Mary Parish in Marytown where she sang in the choir, and was a 55 year member of the Altar & Rosary Society. When she became president of the society in 1971, she organized and implemented the start of serving funeral dinners at St. Mary's Parish in Marytown. With her love and enjoyment of cooking, she started and organized the first harvest fest dinner for the Parish, which is now a major church fundraiser. Survivors include her loving husband of 61 years: Ambrose; 10 children: James (Marsha) Lisowe of Marytown, Don Lisowe and fianc?e, Karen Amweg of Kiel, Jerry (Alice) Lisowe of Marytown, Karen Mae (Duane) Heller of Charlesburg, Rosemary Smith of Fond du Lac, Charles (Annette) Lisowe of Marytown, Mariann (Rod) Uttecht of Armour, SD, Marilyn Lisowe of Marytown, Ambrose Jr. (Pamela) Lisowe of Marytown, Joseph (Roseann) Lisowe of Marytown; 35 grandchildren; 30 great grandchildren with one more on the way; 1 brother: Herman Jr. (Audrey) Stecker; 2 sisters: Mariann (Clarence) Buechel, Marilyn (Allen) Stache; 2 sisters-in-law: Mae Stecker, Mary (Dave) Heller; and a brother-in-law: Marvin (Lucille) Lisowe. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Lorna was preceded in death by her parents; her mother and father-in-law: Leo & Irene Lisowe; 2 sisters: Helena Stecker, Norma Stecker; 2 brothers: Herbert (Cleo) Stecker, Wilbert Stecker; and 2 brothers-in-law: Claude (Marie) Lisowe and Martin (Irma) Lisowe. Funeral service will be at 10:30 AM on Saturday, July 9, 2011 at St. Mary Catholic Church (N10232 Cty Rd G.) in Marytown with the Rev. Joe Coerber officiating. Burial will follow in the Parish Cemetery. Friends may call at the Wieting Family Funeral Home (411 W. Main St.) in Chilton from 3:30 PM until 8:00 PM on Friday, July 8, 2011 and on Saturday at the church from 9:00 AM until 10:00 AM. A parish vigil service will be held Friday evening at the funeral home at 8:00 PM.

    Online Condolences

    www.wietingfuneralhome.com

    Published in Appleton Post-Crescent on July 6, 2011.

Ambrose Lisowe

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Parents

Herman William Stecker

M, b. September 9, 1891, d. March 12, 1978

Parents

Family: Norma Beil (b. February 9, 1909, d. July 10, 1979)

Biography

  • Birth: Herman William Stecker was born on September 9, 1891.
  • Marriage: He and Norma Beil were married on June 5, 1919 in Potter, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Herman William Stecker died on March 12, 1978, at age 86.

Norma Beil

F, b. February 9, 1909, d. July 10, 1979

Parents

Family: Herman William Stecker (b. September 9, 1891, d. March 12, 1978)

Biography

  • Birth: Norma Beil was born on February 9, 1909.
  • Marriage: She and Herman William Stecker were married on June 5, 1919 in Potter, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Norma Beil died on July 10, 1979, at age 70, in Neenah, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.

James Lisowe

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Parents

Marsha Spletter

F

Family: James Lisowe

Donald H Lisowe

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Jerome C Lisowe

M

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Alice Unknown

F

Karen Mae Lisowe

F

Parents

Family: Duane Heller

Duane Heller

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Rosemary Lisowe

F

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Charles Meloris Lisowe

M

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Annette Mary Moehn

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