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Peter Alexander Henke

M, b. August 28, 1886, d. June 22, 1962

Parents

Family: Cora H Vanderloop (b. July 13, 1893, d. June 2, 1957)

Biography

  • Birth: Peter Alexander Henke was born on August 28, 1886 in Mazeppa, Wabasha Co, Minnesota.
  • Death: He died on June 22, 1962, at age 75, in Stanley, Chippewa Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Peter A. Henke, a resident of N. Franklin Street, Stanley, died at six o'clock this morning at Victory Memorial Hospital.
    Mr. Henke was born August 28, 1886 in Mazeppa, Minnesota, the son of August and Anna Henke. He moved to a farm near Thorp with his parents when a child. In 1912, he bought a farm in the Town of Worden, near Stanley, and farmed there until his retirement in 1958. He was married to Cora Vanderloop January 8, 1920, at St. Anne's Church, Stanley. She died June 2, 1957.
    He was a member of St. Anne's Church, a past supervisor in the Town of Worden for 10 years, and served on the Worden Telephone Co. Board and also as lineman for many years.
    Surviving are one son, Donald of Stanley; three daughters, Mrs. Bernard (Lucy) Haas, Cadott; Mrs. Melvin (Evelyn) Haas, Thorp; and Mrs. Marlin (Phyllis) Johnson, Stanley; one brother, Emil of Thorp; two sisters, Mrs. Henry (Martha) Higholt of Stanley and Mrs. George (Mathilda) Schneider, Stanley; and 16 grandchildren. One daughter, three brothers and one sister preceded him in death.
    Friends may call at the Plombon Funeral Home, Stanley, from 9 a.m. Sunday until the time of the funeral. Services will be at 9 o'clock Monday morning at St. Anne's Church with Father Edmund Cramer officiating. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery.
    The Parish Rosary will be recited at 8 o'clock Sunday evening at the funeral home.

August Jacob Henke

M, b. January 15, 1853, d. March 11, 1914

Parents

Family: Anna Helena Zorn (b. October 24, 1857, d. July 31, 1940)

Biography

  • Birth: August Jacob Henke was born on January 15, 1853 in Germany.
  • Death: He died on March 11, 1914, at age 61, in Thorp, Clark Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: August Jacob Henke, for many years a resident of the town of Worden, died at his home in that of paralysis, after an illness of nearly two years, aged 61 years and two months. Mr. Henke was born in Krone, Germany, in 1853, and came to St. Anna, Wis., with his parents when a small boy. Twenty-three years ago he moved with his family to Thorp from Mazeppa, Minn. Besides his wife he leaves to mourn him eight children: Joseph Henke of Glasgow, Montana, Dr. W. A. Henke of LaCrosse, Wis., Louis, Peter, Emil, Mrs. Henry Driessen, Misses Martha and Mathilda who reside here. The funeral was held on Saturday morning from St. Bernard's Catholic Church, Father Neises officiating, interment taking place in the Catholic cemetery.

Anna Helena Zorn

F, b. October 24, 1857, d. July 31, 1940

Family: August Jacob Henke (b. January 15, 1853, d. March 11, 1914)

Biography

  • Birth: Anna Helena Zorn was born on October 24, 1857 in Buffalo, Erie Co, New York.
  • Death: She died on July 31, 1940, at age 82, in Stanley, Chippewa Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Thorp Courier
    Aug 8, 1940

    Mrs. Anna Henke Died Last Wednesday
    Mrs. Anna Henke passed away at her home at Stanley on Wednesday evening, July 31, after an illness for two and one-half years.
    Miss Anna Zorn, daughter of Nick and Johanna Zorn, was born in Buffalo, New York, Oct 24, 1857. On July 2, 1878 she was united in marriage to August Henke and they went to Mazzeppa, Minn., where they made their home for about 10 years.
    In 1890 they came to Thorp and settled in the town of Worden. In 1914 her husband passed away and in 1920 she moved to Stanley where she has since made her home.
    Eight children were born to Mr. and Mrs. Henke. Two sons preceded her in death, Joseph in 1922 and William about three months ago.
    Surviving are six children, Louis and Emil of Thorp and Peter, Anna (Mrs. Henry Driessen), Tillie (Mrs. George Schneider) and Martha, of Stanley. Also 22 grandchildren and two sisters and four brothers.
    The funeral was held at 9:00 o'clock on Satuday morning at St. Mary's Church at Stanley, Rev. Francis Wallace officiating. Interment was made in St. Bernard's Cemetery at Thorp.
    The pall bearers were six grandsons: Lawrence and Donald Henke, Victor Gordeaux of Holcombe, Henry Gigz of Cornell, Lawrence Weix of Curtiss and Milton Stair of Stanley.

John Capaul

M, b. June 30, 1896, d. January 31, 1963

Family: Minnie Vanderloop (b. August 2, 1899, d. February 1, 1963)

Biography

  • Birth: John Capaul was born on June 30, 1896 in Stanley, Chippewa Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on January 31, 1963, at age 66, in Chippewa County, Wisconsin.
  • Note: John Capaul, 66, of Cornell, Wisconsin, died at St. Joseph's Hospital at 4:15 o'clock this morning from injuries received in a car accident Monday night.
    Mr. Capaul was born June 30, 1896 in Stanley, the son of Balzer and Dara Roehling Capaul. He was married to Minnie Vanderloop in Stanley on May 10, 1921, and they moved to Cornell in December of that year where they have since resided. Mr. Capaul was employed at the Cornell Paper Mill until July 1961, when he retired.
    He was a member of the American Legion and the Twenty-five Year Club of the Cornell Paper Mill.
    Surviving are his wife, Minnie; four sons, Raymond and Harold of Cornell; LaVerne of Dubuque, Iowa, and Robert of St, Paul; four daughters, Mrs. William (Lucille) Nesvacil, Cadott; Mrs. Colin (Bette) Haagenson, Minneapolis; Mrs. LaVern (Rita) Roth, Cadott; and Mrs. Robert (Mary Jane) Hrdlicka of Jim Falls; three brothers, Peter and Balzer of Stanley and David of Sattley, California; two sisters, Mrs. Roy C. Holtz, Chippewa Falls and Mrs. Robert Rogers, Odensburg, Wis., 21 grandchildren, and four great grandchildren.
    Friends may call at the Cornell Funeral Home Friday afternoon and evening. Funeral services will be held Saturday morning at 11 o'clock at Holy Cross Church, Cornell, with Father Peter Minwegan officiating.
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    Chippewa County Notes First Road Death of ‘63
    John Capaul Dies of Injuries Suffered Monday

    Chippewa county noted its initial traffic fatality of 1963 this morning when a rural Cornell man died in St. Joseph's Hospital of injuries suffered late Monday afternoon.
    The county's first traffic victim is John Capaul, 66 years-old, and driver of a car involved in a collision with another car at an intersection on county Trunk EE about five miles northeast of Cadott.
    According to County Traffic Officer Max Brookshaw, both Capaul and his 63 year-old wife, Minnie, were thrown from the car by the impact of the collision. Mrs. Capaul is still in serious condition at St. Joseph's.
    Driver of the other car involved in the mishap was 62 year-old Herbert Sparks, Route 1, Cornell. He reportedly escaped with minor injuries.
    Capaul's death raised the Wisconsin 1963 highway toll to 48, compared with 51 on this date a year ago.

Herbert J Bossler

M, b. February 9, 1915, d. August 21, 1981

Family: Henrietta Maria Vanderloop (b. August 3, 1908, d. January 30, 1961)

Biography

  • Birth: Herbert J Bossler was born on February 9, 1915 in Port Washington, Ozaukee Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on August 21, 1981, at age 66, in Port Washington, Ozaukee Co, Wisconsin.

Carol Frances Peters

M, b. June 23, 1939, d. October 31, 1999

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Carol Frances Peters was born on June 23, 1939.
  • Death: He died on October 31, 1999, at age 60, in Merced, Merced Co, California.
  • Note: Carol Russell
    Obituary published in the Alliance Times Herald (Alliance, Nebraska)

    Carol (Peters) Russell, 60, died Sunday, Oct. 31, 1999 at Sutter Hospital in Merced, Calif. She was born June 23, 1939. Her survivors include her daughter, Stacy Russell of Denver, Colo; sons, Larry of Merced, Calif., and Jeff of Las Vegas, Nevada; one grandson, Jefferson of Las Vegas, Nevada; sisters, Rita Peters of Glenwood, Iowa, Lois and husband Mike Rupe of Glenwood, Iowa. Mary Peters of Chicago, Ill., and Patricia and her husband Bill McCarter of Hay Springs; brother Ronald and wife Connie of Hay Springs. A memorial service will be held Saturday morning at 10 a.m. Nov. 6, at St. Columbkille Catholic Church of Hay Springs with father Robert Karnish officiating. Burial will be at the St. Mary's Cemetery in Hay Springs. Chamberlain-Drabbels is in charge of the arrangements.

Rita Helen Peters

F, b. January 1, 1944, d. December 24, 2004

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Rita Helen Peters was born on January 1, 1944 in Hay Springs, Sheridan Co, Nebraska.
  • Death: She died on December 24, 2004, at age 60, in Iowa.

Joseph Anton Haas

M, b. April 3, 1857, d. September 30, 1942

Family: Henrietta Huls (b. August 29, 1875, d. April 29, 1964)

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Anton Haas was born on April 3, 1857 in Town of Wilson, Sheboygan Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on September 30, 1942, at age 85.

Joseph John Liske

M, b. February 18, 1877, d. May 13, 1934

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph John Liske was born on February 18, 1877 in New Holstein, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on May 13, 1934, at age 57, in Thorp, Clark Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: THORP COURIER (Thorp, Clark County, Wis.) 06/07/1934

    Liske, Joseph (18 FEB 1877 – 31 MAY 1934)
    Joseph Liske, aged 57 years, 3 months and 13 days, died suddenly of heart trouble at his home in the Town of Worden (Clark Co., Wis.), on Thursday morning last. Deceased had been a resident of this vicinity for the past thirty-nine years. Funeral services were held on Monday morning from St. Bernard Catholic Church, Father A.M. Muckerheide officiating. Interment followed the services in the Catholic cemetery.
    He leaves to mourn his five sisters: Helen at home, Mrs. Geo. Vanderhyden of Worden, Mrs. John Huls of Ladysmith, Mrs. Fred Driessen and Mrs. Wm. Oberle of Thorp.
    The pallbearers were John Maier, Geo. Maier, Geo. Haas, Robert Haas, Anton Baldeschwiler and Walter Verkuilen.

Helena Liske

F, b. January 2, 1883, d. May 11, 1940

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Helena Liske was born on January 2, 1883 in New Holstein, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on May 11, 1940, at age 57, in Thorp, Clark Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: THORP COURIER (Thorp, Clark County, Wis.) 05/16/1940

    Miss Helena Liske, 57, passed away Saturday morning at the home of her sister, Mrs. George Vandehey in the town of Thorp (Clark Co., Wis.), of pneumonia. She suffered a stroke of paralysis about two years ago and has been an invalid since that time.
    The deceased was born in New Holstein on Jan. 12, 1883, and spent the past forty-five years in the vicinity of Thorp. Her parents, one brother and two sisters preceded her in death. She is survived by her two sisters, Rose (Mrs. Geo. Vandehey), Stanley, and Anna (Mrs. Wm. Oberle) of Thorp.
    Funeral services were conducted by Rev. A.M. Muckerheide and Rev. A. Rieul of Elkhart Lake, Wis., at St. Bernard's Catholic Church here at 10:30 o'clock Tuesday morning last and interment was made in the parish cemetery. Pallbearers were: Leo, Peter and Martin Oberle, Chas. Sylvester and Fred Driessen, all nephews.
    Let us, if possible, gather up the elements of the life of the departed one and weave of them a picture for the walls of memory. The book of life was opened and a new name was written therein by the hand of love. Soon would the unfolding beauties of springtime have charmed her coming. Today the eternal springtime with everlasting glories belongs to our sister. Her life was a rare jewel, her spirit as gold refined in the fire, ready for heaven.
    To her struggle and burden bearing of earth are ended, and we confidently trust that like one who awakes from a trouble dream she has awakened to see life's endless morning break and knows herself at home with all the vast throng of loved ones, missed from earth, safe about her.

Mary C Hazuga

F, b. April 16, 1905, d. September 26, 2000

Family: Sylvester S Driessen (b. July 1, 1910, d. April 1, 1985)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary C Hazuga was born on April 16, 1905 in Clark County, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Sylvester S Driessen were married in February 1946.
  • Death: Mary C Hazuga died on September 26, 2000, at age 95, in Stanley, Chippewa Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: THORP COURIER (Thorp, Clark County, Wis.) 03/07/1946

    Hazuga, Mary (26 FEB 1946)
    On Tuesday morning, Feb. 26, 1946, at nine o'clock at St. Ann's Church in Stanley occurred the marriage of Mary Hazuga, daughter of John Hazuga, and Sylvester Driessen, son of Fred Driessen of Thorp (Clark Co., Wis.). Rev. Paul Pitzenberger performed the ceremony.
    The bride wore a gown of white satin, fashioned with a sweetheart neckline, long pointed sleeves and a long train. She wore a lace trimmed fingertip veil arranged on the head in coronet style. Her only jewelry was a pearl necklace and she carried an arm bouquet of white roses.
    She chose as her bridesmaid, miss Esther Driessen of Kaukauna, a cousin of the groom. Miss Driessen wore a gown of yellow net over taffeta, fashioned in colonial style with a full skirt and fitted bodice. She also wore a pearl necklace and carried an arm bouquet of pink flowers.
    The groom was attended by Edward Hazuga, a brother of the bride. The men wore dark suits with white boutonnieres.
    Following the ceremony a reception was held at the bride's home with dinner and supper served to about 75 relatives and friends. A dance was given in the evening at the Stanley Auditorium.
    Mr. and Mrs. Driessen will make their home on the groom's farm near Thorp.
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Barbara Driessen

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Michael Floyd Driessen

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Baby VandeBurgt

U, b. May 2, 1941, d. May 2, 1941

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Baby VandeBurgt was born on May 2, 1941.
  • Death: He/she died on May 2, 1941, at age 0.
  • Burial: He/she was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, Unknown Unmarked.

David Valentyn

M, b. August 22, 1941, d. August 22, 1941

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: David Valentyn was born on August 22, 1941.
  • Death: He died on August 22, 1941, at age 0.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, Unknown Unmarked.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Clara Schiltz

F, b. July 23, 1896, d. January 14, 1986

Family: Joseph Wulgaert (b. September 28, 1894, d. 1969)

Biography

  • Birth: Clara Schiltz was born on July 23, 1896 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Joseph Wulgaert were married in 1914.
  • Divorce: Clara Schiltz and Joseph Wulgaert were divorced in 1927.
  • Death: Clara Schiltz died on January 14, 1986, at age 89, in Tucson, Pima Co, Arizona.

Donald J Wulgaert

M, b. September 8, 1919, d. November 23, 1990

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Donald J Wulgaert was born on September 8, 1919.
  • Death: He died on November 23, 1990, at age 71.

Georgius Wulgaert

M, b. March 21, 1691, d. November 25, 1745

Parents

Family: Maria Criel (b. 1689, d. December 4, 1745)

Biography

  • Birth: Georgius Wulgaert was born on March 21, 1691 in Sleidinge, East Flanders, Belgium.
  • Marriage: He and Maria Criel were married on July 3, 1723 in Sleidinge, East Flanders, Belgium.
  • Death: Georgius Wulgaert died on November 25, 1745, at age 54, in Sleidinge, East Flanders, Belgium.

Maria Criel

F, b. 1689, d. December 4, 1745

Family: Georgius Wulgaert (b. March 21, 1691, d. November 25, 1745)

Biography

  • Birth: Maria Criel was born in 1689.
  • Marriage: She and Georgius Wulgaert were married on July 3, 1723 in Sleidinge, East Flanders, Belgium.
  • Death: Maria Criel died on December 4, 1745, at age ~56, in Sleidinge, East Flanders, Belgium.

Christianus Wulgaert

M, b. January 3, 1660, d. July 17, 1731

Parents

Family: Susanna Lippens (b. 1662, d. March 21, 1731)

Biography

  • Birth: Christianus Wulgaert was born on January 3, 1660 in Sleidinge, East Flanders, Belgium.
  • Marriage: He and Susanna Lippens were married on June 17, 1690 in Sleidinge, East Flanders, Belgium.
  • Death: Christianus Wulgaert died on July 17, 1731, at age 71, in Sleidinge, East Flanders, Belgium.

Susanna Lippens

F, b. 1662, d. March 21, 1731

Parents

Family: Christianus Wulgaert (b. January 3, 1660, d. July 17, 1731)

Biography

  • Birth: Susanna Lippens was born in 1662.
  • Marriage: She and Christianus Wulgaert were married on June 17, 1690 in Sleidinge, East Flanders, Belgium.
  • Death: Susanna Lippens died on March 21, 1731, at age ~69, in Sleidinge, East Flanders, Belgium.

Georgius Wulgaert

M, b. circa 1615

Family 1: Jacoba Diercx (b. circa 1620, d. April 21, 1643)

Family 2: Catharina VanDrissche (b. circa 1615, d. December 21, 1708)

Biography

  • Birth: Georgius Wulgaert was born circa 1615.
  • Marriage: He and Jacoba Diercx were married on October 28, 1640 in Sleidinge, East Flanders, Belgium.
  • Marriage: Georgius Wulgaert and Catharina VanDrissche were married on June 1, 1650 in Sleidinge, East Flanders, Belgium.

Catharina VanDrissche

F, b. circa 1615, d. December 21, 1708

Family: Georgius Wulgaert (b. circa 1615)

Biography

  • Birth: Catharina VanDrissche was born circa 1615.
  • Marriage: She and Georgius Wulgaert were married on June 1, 1650 in Sleidinge, East Flanders, Belgium.
  • Death: Catharina VanDrissche died on December 21, 1708 in Sleidinge, East Flanders, Belgium.

Joannes Lippens

M, b. 1633, d. 1676

Parents

Family 1: Andreas VanSpeybrouck (b. 1644, d. 1710)

Family 2: Susanna Lippens (b. March 17, 1636, d. 1712)

Biography

  • Birth: Joannes Lippens was born in 1633.
  • Death: He died in 1676, at age ~43.

Susanna Lippens

F, b. March 17, 1636, d. 1712

Parents

Family: Joannes Lippens (b. 1633, d. 1676)

Biography

  • Birth: Susanna Lippens was born on March 17, 1636 in Sleidinge, East Flanders, Belgium.
  • Death: She died in 1712, at age ~76.