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Joseph Schmitz

M, b. June 16, 1871, d. March 21, 1940

Family: Mary Huberdina Wendling (b. 1875, d. September 10, 1953)

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Schmitz was born on June 16, 1871 in Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Mary Huberdina Wendling were married in 1893.
  • Death: Joseph Schmitz died on March 21, 1940, at age 68, in Modesto, Stanislaus Co, California.

Regina Wendling

F, b. August 16, 1877, d. June 26, 1950

Parents

Family: Anton Lodes (b. October 15, 1870, d. March 12, 1942)

Biography

  • Birth: Regina Wendling was born on August 16, 1877 in Belgium, Ozaukee Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Anton Lodes were married on February 20, 1900 in Chilton, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Regina Wendling died on June 26, 1950, at age 72, in New Holstein, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.

Anton Lodes

M, b. October 15, 1870, d. March 12, 1942

Family: Regina Wendling (b. August 16, 1877, d. June 26, 1950)

Biography

  • Birth: Anton Lodes was born on October 15, 1870 in Charlesburg. Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Regina Wendling were married on February 20, 1900 in Chilton, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Anton Lodes died on March 12, 1942, at age 71, in Sheboygan, Sheboygan Co, Wisconsin.

Catherine Wendling

F, b. April 6, 1881, d. June 14, 1920

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Catherine Wendling was born on April 6, 1881 in Belgium, Ozaukee Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on June 14, 1920, at age 39, in Chilton, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.

John Martin Stosick

M, b. February 18, 1906, d. August 22, 1993

Family: Agnes Sprangers (b. January 11, 1907, d. January 21, 1956)

Biography

  • Birth: John Martin Stosick was born on February 18, 1906 in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Agnes Sprangers were married in September 1932 in Rudolph, Wood Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: John Martin Stosick died on August 22, 1993, at age 87, in Watertown, Jefferson Co, Wisconsin.

John Morzewski

M, b. October 11, 1909, d. March 17, 1969

Family: Virginia Elizabeth Sprangers (b. July 23, 1910, d. March 8, 2006)

Biography

  • Birth: John Morzewski was born on October 11, 1909.
  • Marriage: He and Virginia Elizabeth Sprangers were married on September 28, 1931 in Rudolph, Wood Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: John Morzewski died on March 17, 1969, at age 59.

Frank Lawrence Thiel

M, b. 1914, d. September 4, 1995

Family: Virginia Elizabeth Sprangers (b. July 23, 1910, d. March 8, 2006)

Biography

  • Birth: Frank Lawrence Thiel was born in 1914.
  • Marriage: He and Virginia Elizabeth Sprangers were married on August 28, 1981 in Wisconsin Rapids, Wood Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Frank Lawrence Thiel died on September 4, 1995, at age ~81.

Hubert Carl Bayerl

M, b. November 3, 1914, d. September 24, 1988

Family: Marietta Florence Sprangers (b. April 6, 1912, d. September 22, 1993)

Biography

  • Birth: Hubert Carl Bayerl was born on November 3, 1914.
  • Marriage: He and Marietta Florence Sprangers were married on April 17, 1939 in Rudolph, Wood Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Hubert Carl Bayerl died on September 24, 1988, at age 73.

Mildred M Clark

F, b. November 13, 1918, d. May 31, 1999

Family: Lawrence L Sprangers (b. September 30, 1914, d. March 5, 2002)

Biography

  • Birth: Mildred M Clark was born on November 13, 1918.
  • Death: She died on May 31, 1999, at age 80, in Waukesha, Waukesha Co, Wisconsin.

Frank Zvolena

M, b. July 10, 1913, d. April 4, 1980

Family: Ethel Sprangers (b. September 19, 1917, d. January 19, 2003)

Biography

  • Birth: Frank Zvolena was born on July 10, 1913.
  • Death: He died on April 4, 1980, at age 66.

Elnora Sprangers

F, b. 1919, d. 1919

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Elnora Sprangers was born in 1919.
  • Death: She died in 1919, at age ~0.

John Gerhard Sprangers

M, b. May 27, 1920, d. November 18, 1990

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: John Gerhard Sprangers was born on May 27, 1920 in Elderon, Marathon Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on November 18, 1990, at age 70, in Wittenberg, Shawano Co, Wisconsin.

Dorothy Eleanora Sprangers

F, b. November 19, 1921, d. February 8, 2009

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Dorothy Eleanora Sprangers was born on November 19, 1921.
  • Death: She died on February 8, 2009, at age 87.

Bernard Clarence Sprangers

M, b. 1923, d. 1976

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Bernard Clarence Sprangers was born in 1923.
  • Death: He died in 1976, at age ~53.

Aloysius A Gracyalny

M, b. June 19, 1915, d. April 19, 2003

Parents

Family: Dorothy C Literski (b. 1915, d. October 6, 1967)

Biography

  • Birth: Aloysius A Gracyalny was born on June 19, 1915 in Wittenberg, Shawano Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Dorothy C Literski were married on October 22, 1938 in Menasha, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Aloysius A Gracyalny died on April 19, 2003, at age 87, in East Troy, Walworth Co, Wisconsin.

Dorothy C Literski

F, b. 1915, d. October 6, 1967

Family: Aloysius A Gracyalny (b. June 19, 1915, d. April 19, 2003)

Biography

  • Birth: Dorothy C Literski was born in 1915.
  • Marriage: She and Aloysius A Gracyalny were married on October 22, 1938 in Menasha, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Dorothy C Literski died on October 6, 1967, at age ~52, in Waukesha, Waukesha Co, Wisconsin.

Ambrose M Gracyalny

M, b. April 24, 1918, d. May 2, 2017

Parents

Family: Mabel Isabel Dahl (b. March 13, 1922, d. May 27, 2011)

Biography

  • Birth: Ambrose M Gracyalny was born on April 24, 1918 in Wittenberg, Shawano Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Mabel Isabel Dahl were married on November 8, 1941 in St John the Baptist Church, Menasha, Winnebego Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Ambrose M Gracyalny died on May 2, 2017, at age 99.
  • Note: Ambrose "Amby" M. Gracyalny, 99, of Neenah died Tuesday, May 2, at Matthews Assisted Living Center with family at his side.

    He was born on April 24, 1918 in Wittenberg, son of the late Andrew and Margaret (Sprangers) Gracyalny. Ambrose graduated in 1937 from Wittenberg High School, then moved to Menasha to work.

    On November 8, 1941 Ambrose married Mabel Dahl at St. John Catholic Church in Menasha, and they enjoyed 69 years of marriage.

    Ambrose left for service in December, 1942, and served in France in WWII. Ambrose was honorably discharged in June 1945 and was awarded the Purple Heart and the Bronze Campaign Star.

    After service, Ambrose came home to his wife and daughter and soon after began his career with the Menasha Post office, rising to Assistant Post Master, retiring after 32 years of service.

    Ambrose was a charter of the Neenah/Menasha DAV, was a member of the Military Order of the Purple Heart, and NARFE (National Association of Retired Federal Employees).

    Ambrose and Mabel were able to enjoy over 30 years at the cottage they built on Moose Lake in the Hayward area. They made many dear friends during that time.

    The highlight of Amby's later life was going on the Old Glory Honor Flight Mission 15 in September of 2012. It made him so proud of his service.

    Ambrose will be greatly missed by his children; Janet (Tom) Becher, Steven Gracyalny, and Robert Boushley, grandchildren; Cynthia (Stephen) Maynard, Susan (Tyler) Moore, Renee (Brian)Schultz, Travis (Jenny) Gracyalny, Steven and Adam Gracyalny and Sarah (Jacob) Peters, 12 great grandchildren and three great-great grandsons.

    Ambrose is also survived by his brother Anthony (Noreen) Gracyalny, his sister-in-law Lois Dahl, his brother-in-law Clayton McPhail, and their families.

    Ambrose was preceded in death by his "Doll" Mabel, son Darell, parents, in-laws, August and Nellie Dahl, brother Aloysius, sister Marcello Humski, and their spouses, and sister Gladys McPhail, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.

    The memorial service for Ambrose will be held on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 11:00 AM at ST. MARGARET MARY CATHOLIC CHURCH, 439 Washington Ave., Neenah. A time of visitation will be held on Saturday from 9:00 AM until the time of the service at the church.

    Online condolences may be expressed at www.wichmannfargo.com.

Mabel Isabel Dahl

F, b. March 13, 1922, d. May 27, 2011

Parents

Family: Ambrose M Gracyalny (b. April 24, 1918, d. May 2, 2017)

Biography

  • Birth: Mabel Isabel Dahl was born on March 13, 1922.
  • Marriage: She and Ambrose M Gracyalny were married on November 8, 1941 in St John the Baptist Church, Menasha, Winnebego Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Mabel Isabel Dahl died on May 27, 2011, at age 89, in Neenah, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.

Janet Ann Gracyalny

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Parents

Thomas Dale Becher

M

Darell Anthony Gracyalny

M, b. November 21, 1947, d. May 26, 2002

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Darell Anthony Gracyalny was born on November 21, 1947.
  • Death: He died on May 26, 2002, at age 54.

Stephen Ambrose Gracyalny

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Parents

Leona Gracyalny

F, b. April 24, 1918, d. April 24, 1918

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Leona Gracyalny was born on April 24, 1918 in Elderon, Marathon Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on April 24, 1918, at age 0, in Elderon, Marathon Co, Wisconsin.

Michael Gracyalny

M, b. 1919, d. 1919

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Michael Gracyalny was born in 1919.
  • Death: He died in 1919, at age ~0.

Marcella Frances Gracyalny

F, b. April 6, 1920, d. December 9, 1986

Parents

Family: Henry A Humski (b. July 15, 1919, d. June 15, 1982)

Biography

  • Birth: Marcella Frances Gracyalny was born on April 6, 1920 in Elderon, Marathon Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Henry A Humski were married on June 5, 1946 in Menasha, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Marcella Frances Gracyalny died on December 9, 1986, at age 66, in Beloit, Rock Co, Wisconsin.