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Sally Andrews

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John Welbes

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Shane Welbes

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Jesse Welbes

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Joshua VanOudenhoven

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Colin Robert Welbes

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Jada Kadlec

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Torry Kadlec

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Drew Kadlec

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Vicki Polinski

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Mark Polinski

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Danielle Unknown

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Brooke Laha

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Nicholas Laha

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Duane Kersten

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  • Birth: Duane Kersten was born on May 27, 1928.
  • Marriage: He and Hildegard G Zwieg were married on May 8, 1948.
  • Death: Duane Kersten died on November 5, 1979, at age 51.

Hildegard G Zwieg

F, b. July 4, 1929, d. July 23, 2011

Family: Duane Kersten (b. May 27, 1928, d. November 5, 1979)

Biography

  • Birth: Hildegard G Zwieg was born on July 4, 1929.
  • Marriage: She and Duane Kersten were married on May 8, 1948.
  • Death: Hildegard G Zwieg died on July 23, 2011, at age 82, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Hildegard "Hillie" G. Kersten, age 82, of Readfield, passed away on Saturday, July 23, 2011 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Appleton. On July 4, 1929, she was born in a log cabin in the Town of Belle Plaine, WI, to the late Edgar J. and Esther(Ehmke)Zwieg. Hillie was a graduate of Shawano High School, class of 1947. She was united in marriage to Duane Kersten on May 8, 1948 at her family home in Belle Plaine. The couple resided in Appleton. Following Duane's death on November 5, 1979, she moved to Readfield. Hillie worked as a dietician at Americana Nursing Home in Appleton. She worked at Tee Off Enterprise, in Readfield/ New London, until she retired at the age of 76. Hillie was a member of Faith Lutheran Church in Appleton. She enjoyed crocheting and knitting, gardening, canning, reading, as well as playing cards and dominoes.

    Hillie is survived by two daughters, Linda Donnermeyer, Appleton; and Cindy(Jeff)Bigalke, Readfield; two sons, Kenneth(Karen)Kersten, Kaukauna; and Kevin Kersten, Appleton. Hillie is further survived by 11 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Anita Higgins, Clintonville; and Delores (Russel) Piehl, Oshkosh; two brothers-in-law , James(Sandy)Gutt, Bowler; and Bob(Eunice) Higgins, Embarrass; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

    Hillie was preceded in death by a brother and four sisters.

    Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 29, 2011, at 11:00 AM at Faith Lutheran Church, 601 E. Glendale Ave, Appleton, WI. Rev. James Plackner will officiate. Inurnment will be held in Highland Memorial Park in Appleton at a later date. Visitation will be held on Thursday, at the Lewin Funeral Home, Fremont from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM and on Friday at the church from 9:00 AM until the time of service.

    Hillie's family would like to thank the staff at St. Elizabeth Hospital for all the wonderful care she received.

    Lewin Funeral Home

    210 Main St.

    Fremont, WI 54940

    (920)-446-2288

    www.lewin

    funeralhome.com


    Published in Appleton Post-Crescent on July 26, 2011.

Linda Kersten

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Cindy Kersten

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Family: Jeff Bigalke

Jeff Bigalke

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Kevin Kersten

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Richard Andrew Kilawee

M, b. May 2, 1936, d. July 23, 2011

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Biography

  • Birth: Richard Andrew Kilawee was born on May 2, 1936 in Lewiston, Androscoggin Co, Maine.
  • Marriage: He was married on July 25, 1959.
  • Death: He died on July 23, 2011, at age 75, in Stevens Point, Portage Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Richard A. Kilawee, 75, Amherst, Wis., passed away on Saturday, July 23, 2011, at Ministry St. Michael's Hospital in Stevens Point, Wis. He was born May 2, 1936, in Lewiston, Maine, son of Patrick and Theresa (Schwinn) Kilawee. On July 25, 1959, Richard married Patricia Reitz in Milwaukee, Wis. He served in the U.S. Air Force from Feb. 16, 1954 to Nov. 1, 1957.

    Richard and Patricia raised miniature horses on their farm in Bancroft, where they competed nationally. He was an avid Packers fan and enjoyed the outdoors, where he hunted and fished. Richard was a member of the American Legion Post #339 of Almond. He will be deeply missed by all his loving family and friends.

    Richard is survived by his wife, Patricia Kilawee, Amherst, Wis.; daughters, Kathleen (Robert) Luna, Denver, Colo.; Kelly (John) Everson, Amherst, Wis.; son, Michael (Lisa) Kilawee, Sioux Falls, S.D.; granddaughter, Rowen Kilawee, Sioux Falls, S.D.; step-grandchildren, Nicholas and Carissa Luna; brother, Francis Kilawee, Andover, Maine; sisters, Margaret Kilawee, Bailey's Harbor, Wis.; Della Milbach, Sturgeon Bay, Wis.; Victoria Sullivan, Kaukauna, Wis.; sisters-in-law, Lois Kilawee-Bozile, Odessa, Fla.; and Barbara Kilawee, Sugarland, Texas. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Patrick and Theresa Kilawee; four brothers, Father Ivo, Martin, Joseph and Charles Kilawee; two sisters, Patricia (Dean) Ekstrom and Sister Marie Kilawee; and three brothers-in-law, William Milbach, Clarence Sullivan and Ronald (Lynn) Reitz.

    A Funeral Mass will be Wednesday, July 27, 2011, at 11 a.m. at St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church, Hwy. 54 between Waupaca and Plover, Town of Buena Vista, Wis. Fr. Daniel Farley will preside. A visitation will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. at the church on Wednesday. Burial will be at St. Patrick's Catholic Cemetery in the Town of Lanark, following the Mass on Wednesday. The Jungers-Holly Funeral Home of Amherst is assisting the family with arrangements.

    JUNGERS-HOLLY

    FUNERAL HOME

    262 S. Main Street

    Amherst, WI 54406

    www.hollyfuneralhome.com


    Published in Appleton Post-Crescent on July 26, 2011.

Patricia Reitz

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Family: Richard Andrew Kilawee (b. May 2, 1936, d. July 23, 2011)

Kathleen Kilawee

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Family: Robert Luna