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Maude Herbert

F, b. January 20, 1880, d. February 14, 1956

Family: Edward Hippolyte St Louis (b. July 11, 1875, d. November 30, 1948)

Biography

  • Birth: Maude Herbert was born on January 20, 1880 in Montreal, Québec, Canada.
  • Marriage: She and Edward Hippolyte St Louis were married circa 1928.
  • Death: Maude Herbert died on February 14, 1956, at age 76, in Tacoma, Pierce Co, Washington.

Francis Edward John Richard Verdier

M, b. circa 1878

Family: Helene Emelia St Louis (b. August 30, 1878, d. January 20, 1957)

Biography

  • Birth: Francis Edward John Richard Verdier was born circa 1878.
  • Marriage: He and Helene Emelia St Louis were married on July 30, 1896 in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.

Edna Mary Verdier

F, b. September 23, 1900, d. June 1966

Parents

Family: William J Dignan (b. August 20, 1878, d. February 7, 1960)

Biography

  • Birth: Edna Mary Verdier was born on September 23, 1900 in Cobble Hill, British Columbia, Canada.
  • Marriage: She and William J Dignan were married on May 26, 1919.
  • Death: Edna Mary Verdier died in June 1966, at age 65, in Port Hardy, British Columbia, Canada.

William J Dignan

M, b. August 20, 1878, d. February 7, 1960

Family: Edna Mary Verdier (b. September 23, 1900, d. June 1966)

Biography

  • Birth: William J Dignan was born on August 20, 1878 in Lansing, Ingham Co, Michigan.
  • Marriage: He and Edna Mary Verdier were married on May 26, 1919.
  • Death: William J Dignan died on February 7, 1960, at age 81, in Saanich, British Columbia, Canada.

Elene Frances Dignan

F, b. March 9, 1920, d. September 20, 1997

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Elene Frances Dignan was born on March 9, 1920.
  • Death: She died on September 20, 1997, at age 77.

Doreen Josephine Dignan

F, b. January 8, 1923, d. September 5, 1989

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Doreen Josephine Dignan was born on January 8, 1923.
  • Death: She died on September 5, 1989, at age 66.

Kathleen Victoria Dignan

F, b. May 21, 1926, d. May 1998

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Kathleen Victoria Dignan was born on May 21, 1926.
  • Death: She died in May 1998, at age ~72.

Francis Albert Dignan

M, b. May 21, 1933, d. August 16, 1959

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Francis Albert Dignan was born on May 21, 1933.
  • Death: He died on August 16, 1959, at age 26.

Milton J Thornley

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Family: Elene Frances Dignan (b. March 9, 1920, d. September 20, 1997)

John R Valley

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Gordon R Thome

M, b. July 14, 1934, d. December 17, 2012

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Gordon R Thome was born on July 14, 1934 in Mount Calvary, Fond du Lac Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He was married on May 18, 1957.
  • Death: He died on December 17, 2012, at age 78.
  • Note: Gordon "Gordy" R. Thome, age 78, of New Holstein passed away Monday, December 17, 2012, at the Villa Loretto Nursing Home.

    He was born July 14, 193,4 in Mt. Calvary to the late Dennis & Caroline (Dietzen) Thome.

    Gordy attended Holy Cross Grade School and graduated from St. Mary's Springs Academy in Fond du Lac in 1952. He served in the Army from February 12, 1954-February 11, 1956.

    On May 18, 1957 he married Rosemarie Meyer at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in New Holstein. They celebrated 55 years of marriage in 2012.

    He was the Maintenance Foreman & an Electrician at Kohler Co. Engine Division for 42 years.

    Gordy was a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church where served on parish council, Holy Name Society, Knights of Columbus in Kiel, and St. Vincent DePaul Society. He participated in the Big Brothers of Calumet County where he was honored as Big Brother of the year in 1975. Gordy was also a Charter Member of the New Holstein Lions Club where he held several offices both on the local & state level. He was honored with the Melvin Jones Fellowship Award in 2012.

    Survivors include his wife, Rosemarie "Rosie"; his three children, Kris (Lee) Gilgenbach of Fond du Lac "Johnsburg", Cindy (Brian) Veara of Green Bay, Eric (Kathy) Thome of Franklin; five grandchildren, Erin Veara (fiance', Kyle Johnson), Bradley Veara, Alissa, Ashlyn, and Abrielle Thome; two sisters, Mary Jean Beyer & Doris Duwell both of Mt. Calvary; brother, Dennis (Joanne) Thome of Fond du Lac; sisters-in-law, Patricia (Paul) Buechel of Brookfield, Betty Thome of Appleton; brother-in-law, George (Jayne) Meyer of Madison; he is further survived by nephews, nieces, other relatives and many friends.

    Preceding him in death were his parents; father-in-law & mother-in-law, Bud & Rose Meyer; two brothers, Earl & Alois "Dickie" Thome; sister, Marion Cotter; brothers-in-law, Lyle Duzinske, Jack Cotter, Laverne Beyer, Eugene Duwell; sisters-in-law, Betty Duzinske & Marcella Thome; closest canine buddy Muffin.

    A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, December 22, 2012, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church 1724 Madison Street in New Holstein. Rev. Harold Berryman officiating and Parish Director, Joe Zenk assisting. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.

    Family and friends may call at the Sippel Funeral Home 2618 Altona Ave. New Holstein on Friday, December 21, 2012, from 4-7:30 PM and Saturday morning at the Sippel Funeral Home from 9-10:30 AM when brief rites will be held.

    A Prayer Service will be held at the Sippel Funeral Home Friday evening at 7:30 PM.

    A Memorial Fund will be established in his name for the St. Vincent DePaul Society and The Wisconsin Lions Camp.

    The family would like to express their sincere gratitude to Cyndi and all the wonderful caregivers from ResCare and the caregivers from Calumet Medical Center, St. Elizabeth Hospital, St. Agnes Hospital, Villa Lorretto Nursing Home, and the New Holstein First Responder.

    For additional information, please contact the Sippel Funeral Home in New Holstein at (920) 898-4300 or visit www.sippelfuneralhome.org.

Earl R Brown

M, b. March 20, 1871, d. March 10, 1954

Family: Mary Emilie Laurent (b. May 17, 1879, d. September 6, 1969)

Biography

  • Birth: Earl R Brown was born on March 20, 1871 in Neenah, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Mary Emilie Laurent were married on February 6, 1948 in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Earl R Brown died on March 10, 1954, at age 82, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Neenah, Wisconsin.

Frank Wheelen

M, b. circa 1865

Family: Maria Louisa Jansen (b. October 30, 1865)

Biography

  • Birth: Frank Wheelen was born circa 1865.

Anthony C Rheaume

M, b. circa 1865

Family: Maria Louisa Jansen (b. October 30, 1865)

Biography

  • Birth: Anthony C Rheaume was born circa 1865.

Elise Courchesne

F, b. 1864, d. June 5, 1865

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Elise Courchesne was born in 1864 in St Fredric, Drummond, Quebec, Canada.
  • Death: She died on June 5, 1865, at age ~1, in St Fredric, Drummond, Quebec, Canada.

Corlsie Calixte Courchesne

M, b. December 29, 1865

Parents

Family: Emma Courcelle

Biography

  • Birth: Corlsie Calixte Courchesne was born on December 29, 1865 in St Fredric, Drummond, Quebec, Canada.
  • Marriage: He and Emma Courcelle were married on December 30, 1865 in St Cyrille de Wendover, Drummond, Quebec, Canada.

Emma Courcelle

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Family: Corlsie Calixte Courchesne (b. December 29, 1865)

Biography

  • Marriage: Emma Courcelle and Corlsie Calixte Courchesne were married on December 30, 1865 in St Cyrille de Wendover, Drummond, Quebec, Canada.

Asa Joseph Cushing

M, b. circa 1897

Parents

Family: Mercedes Gagne (b. circa 1897, d. 1927)

Biography

  • Birth: Asa Joseph Cushing was born circa 1897.
  • Marriage: He and Mercedes Gagne were married on January 10, 1916 in Mansonville, Quebec, Canada.

Mercedes Gagne

F, b. circa 1897, d. 1927

Family: Asa Joseph Cushing (b. circa 1897)

Biography

  • Birth: Mercedes Gagne was born circa 1897 in Québec, Canada.
  • Marriage: She and Asa Joseph Cushing were married on January 10, 1916 in Mansonville, Quebec, Canada.
  • Death: Mercedes Gagne died in 1927 in North Troy, Orleans Co, Vermont.

Lisa Jansen

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Parents

  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Arthur Norton

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Family: Lisa Jansen

Deborah Sue Lowe

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Family: Timothy Scott Meier (b. June 24, 1969, d. December 15, 2012)

Brandon Meier

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Parents

Ryan Meier

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Parents

Rosemarie Meyer

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Family: Gordon R Thome (b. July 14, 1934, d. December 17, 2012)