- Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
- Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
Shelley Sue Sambs
Tammy K Sambs
F, b. March 8, 1959, d. September 25, 2017
- Birth: Tammy K Sambs was born on March 8, 1959 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Death: She died on September 25, 2017, at age 58, in Oakfield, Fond du Lac Co, Wisconsin.
- Note: Tammy K Eichhorn, age 58, passed away on Monday, September 25th, 2017 at her home residence in Oakfield WI. Tammy was born March 8th, 1959 in Appleton, WI to Earl and Carol (Whitman) Sambs. She was the youngest of three children.
Tammy was an accomplished equestrian rider, garnering many awards and winning the reserve world championship. After graduating high school, she attended Patricia Stevens College in Milwaukee, WI earning a degree in Public Relations. She married her husband, Glen Eichhorn on Sept 26, 1981.
Tammy loved the arts. She served as President of Fond Du Lac Community Theater and starred in numerous productions. She enjoyed decorating, taking care of her beautiful home, spoiling her grandchildren and children, soaking up the sun, bird watching, planting flowers and listening to smooth jazz music. Tammy had a large heart; she will be remembered as a beautiful, caring and fun loving gift from God.
She was preceded in death by her father, Earl Sambs, her sister, Vicky (Sambs) Steffens and her step-father, Wendal Whitman.
She was a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother and friend. Tammy will be sadly missed by her husband of 36 years, Glen Eichhorn. She is survived by her four children, Erica (Sean) Marcin, Ashley Eichhorn (fiancé Jake Collis), Andrew (Sarah) Eichhorn, Alex Eichhorn (fiancé Brianne Kulick) and two grandchildren, Marlow and Maylee Marcin. She is further survived by her mother, Carol Whitman; one sister, Shelley Foster; two sisters-in-law, Nancy (Charles) Lenius and Rosemarie Brunner; three brothers-in-law, David Steffens, Wayne (Bev) Eichhorn and Richard (Judy) Eichhorn; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends, along with her loved pets, Rowdy and Telley.
A celebration of life will be held on Friday, Sept. 29, 2017 from 4:00 PM to 5:45 PM at Zacherl Funeral Home, 875 E. Division Street, Fond du Lac WI 54935. A memorial service will be held at 6:00 PM. Cremation has taken place.
Online condolences may be directed to www.zacherlfuneralhome.com.
Wendal L Whitman
M, b. July 26, 1924, d. January 12, 2015
- Birth: Wendal L Whitman was born on July 26, 1924 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Death: He died on January 12, 2015, at age 90, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Note: Wendal Whitman, of Appleton, Wisconsin died in his home on January 12, 2015 surrounded by love. He was 90 years old. Wendal was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather and a true gentleman in every respect.
Wendal was born in Appleton, Wisconsin on July 6, 1924 to J.R. and Sarah Whitman. He graduated from Appleton High School in 1942. Wendal served in the U.S. Army Air Corps from 1943 to 1945 before graduating from Lake Forest College in 1949. Wendal worked for the J.C. Penny Company for eight years and subsequently started his own real estate agency. Wendal was the president of Mauna Loa Company, a private investment holding company, which brought the business much success. He was a long time member of the Appleton Alliance Church, the Butte Des Morts Country Club and Riverview Country Club the Appleton Noon Lions Club. Mr. Whitman enjoyed the many family gatherings at their home in Appleton Wisconsin and Sarasota, Florida. Wen and Carol also loved travel to many locations, including Mexico, The Caribbean, The Mediterranean, Paris, Germany, Holland, Russia and Alaska.
Wendal Whitman is survived by his wife of 46 years, Carol and his three daughters: Penny Fedorcheck (Chuck); Vicki Beck (Carl; Mary Alice) and Wendy Whitman (son; Trevor). He was also survived by his stepdaughters: Shelly Foster: Bracken, Ryan (Jessica), and Benjamin (Danielle). Tammy (Glen Eichhorn); Andrew (Sarah), Erica (Sean), Ashley, and Alex. The late Victoria Steffens (David); Jason (Heather) and Jesse (Pamela). He is also survived by six-great grandchildren: Dakhota, Weston, Lennon, Marlow, Nevaeh and McKenzie.
Mr. Whitman was preceded in death by his parents, brother James R. Whitman, son Tomas Whitman and stepdaughter Victoria Steffens.
A Celebration of Life is scheduled for May 8, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. at Appleton Alliance Church, 26 93 Grand Chute Boulevard in Appleton with a reception to follow. Condolence offerings will be donated to the Wounded Warriors Project.
We enjoyed 46 great years together. We have so many wonderful memories. I will treasure each one. You were a very caring and loving husband. You are gone from my life, but not from my heart.
All my Love,
- Father: Joseph F Ley (b. February 19, 1962, d. June 20, 1999)