William C Sann
M, b. March 14, 1845, d. December 25, 1930
- Birth: William C Sann was born on March 14, 1845 in Berlin, Germany.
- Marriage: He and Augusta Unknown were married in 1877.
- Death: William C Sann died on December 25, 1930, at age 85, in Wausau, Marathon Co, Wisconsin.
F, b. November 28, 1857, d. February 22, 1945
- Birth: Augusta Unknown was born on November 28, 1857 in Posen, Saale-Holzland-Kreis, Thueringen, Germany.
- Marriage: She and William C Sann were married in 1877.
- Death: Augusta Unknown died on February 22, 1945, at age 87, in Scandanavia, Waupaca Co, Wisconsin.
Sherry L Keen
F, b. February 17, 1948, d. September 16, 2013
- Birth: Sherry L Keen was born on February 17, 1948.
- Marriage: She and Richard Mielke were married on September 12, 1981.
- Death: Sherry L Keen died on September 16, 2013, at age 65.
- Burial: She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Note: Sherry L. Mielke, age 65, of Black Creek, passed away Monday evening, September 16, 2013 at home. She was born February 17, 1948 daughter of the late Erwin and Irene (Schremp) Keen.
Following high school Sherry attended Fox Valley Technical College and earned an accounting degree before beginning employment at the Outagamie Health Center.
On September 12, 1981she was united in marriage to Richard Mielke. Sherry and Richard farmed in the town of Maine until retiring in 2003 and later worked at the Oneida Health Center.
Sherry enjoyed crocheting, playing piano, trips to the casinos, and singing karaoke with her friend Bonnie.
She is survived by her husband, Richard; children: Joseph (Nancy) Richlen, Cedar Rapids, Iowa; William (Rhonda) Richlen, Green Bay; Christina (Jeremy) Neal, Black Creek; grandchildren: Melissa and Matthew Richlen, Alyssa (John) VandenHeuvel, Connor, Braedon and Emma Richlen; Bethany Froehlich, Breanna Stanelle, Daniel and Candelara Neal.
Further survived by sisters: Marilyn (Thomas) Merkes, Appleton; and Nancy (Gary) Kleczewski, Neenah; Mary (Robert) Summers, Wrightstown; brothers: Jim (Janeen) Keen, Green Bay; and Gary (Sue) Keen, Appleton; sister-in-law Debra Mielke, California; brothers-in-law: John Vogt, Appleton; Chris Mielke, California; Gene Mielke, Nichols; and her dog Tinkerbell. Also survived by several nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
Sherry was preceded in death by her parents, daughter Dawn Michelle Richlen, and sister Paula Vogt.
Friends may call at Muehl-Boettcher Funeral Home, Seymour on Saturday, September 21, 2013 from 2:30 pm until services at 6 pm with Pastor Bernard Fergusson officiating. Burial will take place at Highland Memorial Park, Appleton.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.muehlboettcher.com
Special thanks to Sherry's sister Marilyn, all the visiters, friends who helped out in any way, and the staff at Unity Hospice for wonderful care given to our wife and mom during her illness.
M, b. July 16, 1917, d. August 10, 1994
- Birth: Julius Stehula was born on July 16, 1917.
- Marriage: He and Bernice Margaret Brantmeier were married in 1943 in Sacred Heart Church, Sherwood, Wisconsin.
- Death: Julius Stehula died on August 10, 1994, at age 77.
- Burial: He was buried in Holy Family Cemetery (formerly St Mary), Brillion, Wisconsin.
F, b. October 29, 1918, d. November 12, 2000
- Birth: Irene Schremp was born on October 29, 1918.
- Death: She died on November 12, 2000, at age 82.
- Burial: She was buried in St Mary Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
M, b. November 16, 1944, d. May 4, 2015
Family: Sherry L Keen (b. February 17, 1948, d. September 16, 2013)
- Birth: Richard Mielke was born on November 16, 1944.
- Marriage: He and Sherry L Keen were married on September 12, 1981.
- Death: Richard Mielke died on May 4, 2015, at age 70, in Black Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Burial: He was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Note: Richard "Dick" N. Mielke, age 70, of Black Creek, passed away Monday, May 4, 2015 at home. He was born November 16, 1944 son of late Nathan and Marian (Brugger) Mielke.
Dick enlisted in the US Army Reserves in 1967. He later was educated as a butcher and was well versed on his cuts of meat.
Dick returned to the family farm where he thoroughly enjoyed doing the field work. He had many passions that revolved around farming, including: his tractor collection and restoring antique tractors, working with the Belgian draft horses with his dad, and farm equipment maintenance.
He liked to ride motorcycles and snowmobiles. The Fourth of July festivities and fireworks were also some of Dick's favorite pastimes.
On September 12, 1981 he was united in marriage to Sherry Keen. He was proud to be a father to Sherry's children. Sherry preceded him in death on September 16, 2013. Richard and Sherry farmed in the town of Maine until retiring in 2003. Following retirement he liked to mow lawn so much he worked at the sod farm in Black Creek cutting all of the grass.
He loved to watch old western movies and could do it all day long. Dick also enjoyed his gun collection.
He was a car connoisseur, and his very first love was a '66 GTO. Over the years there were many cars with one of his favorites being Mustang Sally. He enjoyed going out for a ride with Sherry, watching car shows, and had a thing for chrome. There is no doubt his scribbled notes will be found around the farm for years to come.
He is survived by his children: Joseph (Nancy) Richlen, Cedar Rapids, Iowa; William (Rhonda) Richlen, Green Bay; Christina (Jeremy) Neal, Black Creek; grandchildren: Melissa and Matthew Richlen, Alyssa (John) VandenHeuvel, Connor, Braedon and Emma Richlen; Bethany Froehlich, Breanna Stanelle, Daniel and Candelara Neal; and great-grandchildren: Elijah Richlen and another on the way; Further survived by his sister, Debra Mielke, California; brothers: Chris Mielke, California; and Gene Mielke, Nichols; sisters-in-law: Marilyn (Thomas) Merkes, Appleton; and Nancy (Gary) Kleczewski, Neenah; and Mary (Robert) Summers, Wrightstown; brothers-in-law: John Vogt, Appleton; Jim (Janeen) Keen, Green Bay; and Gary (Sue) Keen, Appleton. Also survived by several nieces, nephews, other relatives, friends, and his dog Tinkerbell.
Dick was preceded in death by his wife, parents, mother-in-law and father-in-law, Erwin and Irene Keen; and sister-in-law, Paula Vogt.
Friends may call at Muehl-Boettcher Funeral Home, Seymour on Saturday, May 9, 2015 from 11 am until the funeral service at 2 pm with Pastor Bernard Fergusson officiating. Burial will take place at Highland Memorial Park, Appleton at a later date.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.muehlboettcher.com
Thanks to our special neighbor and friend Marlene for everything you have done for Dick to make life easier for him.
Eugene M Piette
M, b. July 16, 1936, d. September 16, 2013
- Birth: Eugene M Piette was born on July 16, 1936 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Death: He died on September 16, 2013, at age 77, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Burial: He was buried in St Mary Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Note: Eugene M. Piette, age 77, of 12324 CTH JJ, Cato, died Monday, September 16, 2013 at Appleton Medical Center, Appleton.
He was born on July 16, 1936 in Appleton, son of Lorraine (Olson) Piette-Cummings and the late Henry Piette. Eugene was a graduate of Appleton High School. He then received his machinist certificate from Appleton Technical School and a Bachelor of Liberal Arts Degree from the University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh. Eugene served in the United States Air Force for four years. On April 29, 1995 he married Kathryn Smith at St. Mary Catholic Church, Appleton. Eugene was employed at Appleton Papers - Locks Mills for 30 years until his retirement. Eugene was a member of the Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter #444. He took great pride as an active volunteer with the EAA Convention parking aircraft. Eugene was a certified master gardener in both the State of Wisconsin and Texas. Eugene loved classical music. For the past 25 years both Eugene and Kathy made the annual trip to Door County to attend the Peninsula Music Festival which is held in August. He was a member of St. Francis of Assisi.
Survivors include his wife: Kathy Smith, Cato; his mother: Lorraine Piette-Cummings, Manitowoc; one brother and sister-in-law: Jim & Karen Piette, Crivitz; and one sister and brother-in-law: Janet & Pudge Rogers, Redgranite. Nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends also survive.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, September 20, 2013 at St. Francis of Assisi on Waldo, Manitowoc. Officiating at the Mass of Christian Burial will be the Rev. David Beaudry. Burial will be at St. Mary Cemetery, Appleton, where Military Rites will be accorded.
The family will greet relatives and friends at St. Francis of Assisi on Waldo, Manitowoc, from 9:00 a.m. Friday, September 20, 2013 until 10:45 a.m.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family by visiting www.pfefferfuneralhome.com
Memorials may be made to either the Manitowoc County or Hildago County (Texas) Master Gardeners Organization.
The Pfeffer Funeral Home, Manitowoc, is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.
Jamee Lyn VanStraten