Dennis E Rockey
Edward George Rockey
M, b. July 27, 1934, d. September 14, 2006
- Birth: Donald Rockey was born on July 27, 1934.
- Death: He died on September 14, 2006, at age 72.
F, b. August 30, 1926, d. April 13, 2012
- Father: Joseph Dohr (b. December 4, 1884, d. July 29, 1957)
- Mother: Alma Flesch (b. October 7, 1888, d. June 11, 1961)
- Birth: Rita Dohr was born on August 30, 1926 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Marriage: She and Norbert Veerkamp were married in June 1961.
- Death: Rita Dohr died on April 13, 2012, at age 85, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Note: Rita Veerkamp, 85, of Appleton, was born to eternal life on April 13, 2012 at Appleton Medical Center, surrounded by her family. Rita was born on August 30, 1926 in Appleton to Joseph and Alma (Flesch) Dohr. She graduated from Appleton West High School, St. Agnes School of Nursing and received her BS from Marquette University in public health nursing. She married Norbert Veerkamp in June of 1961, who was the dean of the Milwaukee School of Engineering. After the death of her beloved husband, she moved back to Appleton to be with her family, and raised her children while working as a school nurse. Rita will be remembered for her sense of humor, her multiple bridge clubs and her generous spirit. She was a member of St. Thomas More Catholic Church.
Rita is survived by her daughter Linda Veerkamp, and son Donald Veerkamp, brothers Carl (Judy) Dohr, Paul (Ellie) Dohr, sister Marge Palmer, nieces, nephews, other relatives and many, many friends. Rita was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Norbert, sisters, Althea Dohr, Dolores (Clarence) Smith, Lilas Dohr, brothers, Robert and Russell (Lois) Dohr, a brother-in-law, Jack Palmer and a sister-in-law Elaine and many other relatives.
The funeral liturgy will be held on Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at ST. THOMAS MORE CATHOLIC CHURCH (1812 N. McDonald St) at 11:00 AM with Fr. Jim Lucas and Fr. Gerald Falk concelebrating. A time of visitation will be held on Wednesday from 9:00 AM until the time of the service at the church.
A memorial will be established in Rita's name. Online condolences may be expressed at www.wichmannfargo.com.
M, b. October 31, 1926, d. January 1970
Family: Rita Dohr (b. August 30, 1926, d. April 13, 2012)
- Birth: Norbert Veerkamp was born on October 31, 1926.
- Marriage: He and Rita Dohr were married in June 1961.
- Death: Norbert Veerkamp died in January 1970, at age 43.
M, b. December 4, 1884, d. July 29, 1957
- Father: Peter Dohr (b. March 16, 1842, d. April 8, 1908)
- Mother: Margaret Schuh (b. November 11, 1841, d. April 19, 1922)
Family: Alma Flesch (b. October 7, 1888, d. June 11, 1961)
- Paul J Dohr
- Marjory Dohr
- Dolores Dohr (b. November 17, 1912, d. April 27, 2005)
- Althea Dohr (b. 1915)
- Robert P Dohr (b. August 1, 1918, d. February 27, 2000)
- Lilas Dohr (b. November 21, 1919, d. January 18, 2005)
- Russell Dohr (b. September 13, 1922, d. May 18, 2006)
- Carl J Dohr (b. February 11, 1925, d. June 7, 2014)
- Rita Dohr (b. August 30, 1926, d. April 13, 2012)
- Birth: Joseph Dohr was born on December 4, 1884 in Town of Woodville, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
- Death: He died on July 29, 1957, at age 72.
- Burial: He was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.