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Herbert August Melchert

M, b. October 6, 1916, d. September 30, 1997

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Biography

  • Birth: Herbert August Melchert was born on October 6, 1916 in Black Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Martha Elisabeth Lemmens were married on June 24, 1944 in Black Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Herbert August Melchert died on September 30, 1997, at age 80, in Black Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

August Ernest Melchert

M, b. December 16, 1888, d. May 16, 1964

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Family: Lilly Kate Strassburger (b. June 13, 1892, d. September 17, 1949)

Biography

  • Birth: August Ernest Melchert was born on December 16, 1888 in Black Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Lilly Kate Strassburger were married on December 26, 1912.
  • Death: August Ernest Melchert died on May 16, 1964, at age 75.

Lilly Kate Strassburger

F, b. June 13, 1892, d. September 17, 1949

Family: August Ernest Melchert (b. December 16, 1888, d. May 16, 1964)

Biography

  • Birth: Lilly Kate Strassburger was born on June 13, 1892 in Black Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and August Ernest Melchert were married on December 26, 1912.
  • Death: Lilly Kate Strassburger died on September 17, 1949, at age 57, in Black Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Herbert August Melchert

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Daniel Melchert

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Maryann Kelderman

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Sara Melchert

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Rosella Petronella Lemmens

F, b. September 24, 1925, d. July 30, 2017

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Family 1: Arvin Charles Abel (b. September 3, 1921, d. October 24, 1985)

Family 2: Ernest N Ossman (b. February 9, 1926, d. August 11, 2010)

Biography

  • Birth: Rosella Petronella Lemmens was born on September 24, 1925 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Arvin Charles Abel were married on July 8, 1944 in Seymour, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: Rosella Petronella Lemmens and Ernest N Ossman were married on March 6, 1999.
  • Death: Rosella Petronella Lemmens died on July 30, 2017, at age 91, in Seymour, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Rosella "Sally" N. (Lemmens, Abel) Ossmann, 91, of Seymour, passed away peacefully Sunday morning, July 30, 2017 at Good Shepherd Nursing Home, Seymour. She was born September 24, 1925, daughter of the late Martin and Elizabeth (Derricks) Lemmens. On July 8, 1944, she was united in marriage to Arvin Abel. He preceded her in death October 24, 1985. She was a housewife first and a cook for the Seymour School District for 30 years retiring in June of 1995. Sally then met her best friend and traveling partner Ernest N. Ossmann. They were united in marriage March 6, 1999. Together they put many miles on their van. He preceded her in death August 11, 2010.

    Sally was a member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Seymour. Her Sunday mornings were spent there with Arvin and their children and later with Ernest. Sally enjoyed playing cards and traveling. Most of all Sally enjoyed family time and she will be missed dearly.

    Sally is survived by her daughter: Linda (John) Vanden Langenberg; daughter-in-law, Sally Abel; grandchildren: Scott (Christine) Abel, David (Emmy) Vanden Langenberg, Kevin (Donna) Abel, Jason (Carrie) Abel; five great-grandchildren and three step great-grandchildren; one brother, John "Flash" Lemmens; two sisters, Esther Gerrits and Harriet Rolkosky; many brothers and sisters-in-law: Verna Lemmens, Vernon Ossmann, Lydia Tews, Lavern Ziemer, Elaine Court, Ione Kuehne, and Arlene Ossmann; nephews and nieces and many friends.

    Preceded in death by her son, Ronald Abel; sisters: Josephine Coenen, Anna Abel, Martha Melchert, Marie Hoes; brothers, Bernard Lemmens and Arnold Lemmens; brothers and sisters-in-law: Carlton Abel, Alvin Abel, Eleanor Mueller, Arlene Pionek, Lorraine Schmidt, Everett Abel, Virgil Abel, Gerald Abel, Emerald, Marvin, Emerson, Amos, Ernest and Robert Ossmann.

    Friends may call at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Seymour on Wednesday, August 2, 2017, from 1:00 pm until services at 3:00 pm with Rev. Roland Lindeman officiating. Entombment will take place at Highland Memorial Park, Appleton. Online condolences may be expressed at www.muehlboettcher.com

    Muehl-Boettcher Funeral Home, Seymour is assisting the family with arrangements.

    In lieu of flowers or plants a memorial fund has been established to Good Shepherd Nursing Home or Unity Hospice.

    A special thank you to the staff of Good Shepherd Nursing Home and Unity Hospice for all your special care.

Ronald A Abel

M, b. January 15, 1945, d. March 8, 2012

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Family 2: Diana Calewarts

Biography

  • Birth: Ronald A Abel was born on January 15, 1945 in Black Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He was married on September 20, 1967.
  • Death: He died on March 8, 2012, at age 67, in Neenah, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Ronald "Butch" A. Abel, age 67, of Neenah passed away on Thursday, March 8, 2012 at home. He was born on January 15, 1945 to Sally (Lemmens) Abel Ossmann and the late Arvin Abel. He was united in marriage to Sally Schmit on January 22, 1971 at St. John Catholic Church in Seymour.

    He was a member of St. Gabriel Parish in Neenah.

    Butch loved to go fishing and playing sheepshead. He enjoyed time spent with his grandchildren and being a part of their lives.

    In addition to his wife, he is survived by his mother Sally Abel Ossmann; three sons: Scott Abel (special friend Cristine), Neenah; Kevin (Donna) Abel, Menasha; Jason (Carrie) Abel, Menasha; six grandchildren: Matthew, Kristian, Joseph, Zachary, Arianna, and Allison; and sister Linda (John) VandenLangenberg, Mountain. Also survived by other family and friends.

    Butch was preceded in death by his father Arvin and step-father Ernie Ossmann.

    Friends may call at Muehl-Boettcher Funeral Home, 358 S. Main Street, Seymour, on Monday, March 12, 2012 from 3 PM until the memorial service at 5 PM with Fr. Richard Allen officiating. Online condolences may be expressed at www.muehlboettcher.com.

Diana Calewarts

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Family: Ronald A Abel (b. January 15, 1945, d. March 8, 2012)

Sally Ann Schmidt

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Family: Ronald A Abel (b. January 15, 1945, d. March 8, 2012)

Scott Allen Abel

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Kevin C Abel

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Jason Abel

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David VandenLangenberg

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Joyce VanEycke

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Family: Steven Libal

Steven Libal

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Christine VanEycke

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Merlin VandeWalle

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Jerome Antone VandeWalle

M, b. May 18, 1928, d. September 30, 1987

Biography

  • Birth: Jerome Antone VandeWalle was born on May 18, 1928.
  • Death: He died on September 30, 1987, at age 59.

Ileen McVey

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Family: Jerome Antone VandeWalle (b. May 18, 1928, d. September 30, 1987)

Donna VanEycke

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John VanEycke

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Lou Ann Louis

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