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Duwayne R Monday

M, b. June 20, 1932, d. March 18, 2011

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Biography

  • Birth: Duwayne R Monday was born on June 20, 1932.
  • Death: He died on March 18, 2011, at age 78, in Oshkosh, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.

Robert Lee Monday

M, b. August 31, 1933, d. August 22, 1992

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Robert Lee Monday was born on August 31, 1933 in Oshkosh, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on August 22, 1992, at age 58, in Oshkosh, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.

Henry Fink

M, b. November 21, 1916, d. July 18, 1984

Parents

Family: Marie Ann Holzinger (b. October 22, 1926, d. November 12, 2009)

Biography

  • Birth: Henry Fink was born on November 21, 1916 in Waupaca, Waupaca Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Marie Ann Holzinger were married on November 2, 1946.
  • Death: Henry Fink died on July 18, 1984, at age 67, in Menasha, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.

Mavis Hattie Fink

F, b. June 9, 1922, d. November 20, 1989

Parents

Family: Sylvester J Akstulewicz (b. April 30, 1919, d. April 25, 2004)

Biography

  • Birth: Mavis Hattie Fink was born on June 9, 1922.
  • Death: She died on November 20, 1989, at age 67, in Menasha, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St John Cemetery, Menasha, Wisconsin.

Sylvester J Akstulewicz

M, b. April 30, 1919, d. April 25, 2004

Family: Mavis Hattie Fink (b. June 9, 1922, d. November 20, 1989)

Biography

  • Birth: Sylvester J Akstulewicz was born on April 30, 1919 in Menasha, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on April 25, 2004, at age 84.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Menasha, Wisconsin.

Howard Fink

M, b. 1924, d. 1926

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Biography

  • Birth: Howard Fink was born in 1924 in Neenah, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died in 1926, at age ~2, in Neenah, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.

Irvin August Schweitzer

M, b. August 15, 1919, d. April 1, 2002

Parents

Family: Bessie Frances Holesovsky (b. July 6, 1917, d. December 26, 2010)

Biography

  • Birth: Irvin August Schweitzer was born on August 15, 1919.
  • Marriage: He and Bessie Frances Holesovsky were married.
  • Death: Irvin August Schweitzer died on April 1, 2002, at age 82, in Neenah, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.

Bessie Frances Holesovsky

F, b. July 6, 1917, d. December 26, 2010

Parents

Family: Irvin August Schweitzer (b. August 15, 1919, d. April 1, 2002)

Biography

  • Birth: Bessie Frances Holesovsky was born on July 6, 1917 in Cicero, Cook Co, Illinois.
  • Marriage: She and Irvin August Schweitzer were married.
  • Death: Bessie Frances Holesovsky died on December 26, 2010, at age 93, in Neenah, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Bessie Frances Schweitzer joined her Savior, husband and son on Sunday, December 26, 2010. She died unexpectedly at Theda Clark Medical Center, Neenah. She was born July 6, 1917, to the late Jerry and Bessie (Napravnik) Holesovsky in Cicero, Illinois. She was an only child and proud of her Czech heritage. She loved to talk about the gangsters that they saw in the neighborhood when she was a child. At the age of 13, she and her parents moved to a farm in Little Chicago (near Deerbrook/Antigo). She attended and graduated from Little Chicago Grade School and Antigo High School. Bessie was married on June 25, 1938, to Irvin Schweitzer, in Antigo. He died in 2002 after 63 years of marriage. Together they farmed over 30 years and then retired to the Fox Valley, where Bessie worked again as a cook at the Valley Inn and also at Kimberly-Clark Lakeview plant. And then she retired again! She had many hobbies-she loved decorating wedding cakes, collecting dolls and gardening. She also loved traveling which included many countries around the world. She traveled to the Czech Republic and Slovakia many times to visit her relatives. Bessie and Irvin also enjoyed spending time at their cottage on Lily Lake. Bessie was a member of Martin Luther Ev. Lutheran Church in Neenah, was a former 4-H leader in Little Chicago and was a member of the D.A.V. Auxiliary of Neenah/Menasha. Survivors include her children, two daughters: Gertrude “Trudy” (Dennis “Red”) DeKarske, Neenah and Barbara (late Russell) Gmeiner, Menasha; daughter-in-law, Cheryl Schweitzer, Sussex; eight grandchildren: Melissa (Ken) Verstegen, Appleton, Melanie (Dr. Tom) Siegel, Mayville, Kerri (Scott) Castle, Sussex, Gregory (Lynda) Gmeiner, Hortonville, Kim (Tom) Blazek, Germantown, Suzanne (Dan) Blohm, Menasha, Kelli Schweitzer and Karol (Ryan) Rogers, all of Sussex; eleven great-grandchildren: Kendra and Kade Verstegen, Avalyn and Haven Siegel, Lauren, Larissa and Leslie Castle, Andrew and Nicholas Gmeiner, Corbin Blohm, and Bryce Rogers; her godchild, Sally Sell, Neenah, and sister-in-law, Eleanor Spiegl, Antigo. She was preceded in death by her husband, Irvin, son, Jerry, son-in-law, Russell Gmeiner, and sister and brothers-in-law, Ray and Emma Aulik and Paul Spiegl. The Funeral Service for Bessie will be Saturday, January 1, 2011, 2:00 p.m., at Martin Luther Ev. Lutheran Church, with Rev. Richard I. Krahn II officiating. Visitation will begin at 12:00 p.m. Saturday until the hour of the service at the church. Inurnment will be in the Shrine of Heaven Mausoleum, Neenah. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Bessie’s honor may be sent to Martin Luther Church, 436 So. Lake St., Neenah, 54956, or to the charity of your choice. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Valley VNA where Bessie resided for eight years.

Jerry Holesovsky

M, b. circa 1893, d. June 3, 1973

Parents

Family: Bessie Napravnik (b. circa 1891, d. 1970)

Biography

  • Birth: Jerry Holesovsky was born circa 1893 in Czechoslovakia.
  • Marriage: He and Bessie Napravnik were married on August 5, 1916 in Chicago, Cook Co, Illinois.
  • Death: Jerry Holesovsky died on June 3, 1973.

Bessie Napravnik

F, b. circa 1891, d. 1970

Parents

Family: Jerry Holesovsky (b. circa 1893, d. June 3, 1973)

Biography

  • Birth: Bessie Napravnik was born circa 1891 in Czechoslovakia.
  • Marriage: She and Jerry Holesovsky were married on August 5, 1916 in Chicago, Cook Co, Illinois.
  • Death: Bessie Napravnik died in 1970.

Gertrude Schweitzer

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Dennis DeKarske

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Daniel Blohm

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Suzanne Gmeiner

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Family: Daniel Blohm

Barbara Wilhelm

F, b. circa 1720

Parents

Family: Jacob Messner (b. circa 1700)

Biography

  • Birth: Barbara Wilhelm was born circa 1720.

Jacob Messner

M, b. circa 1700

Parents

Family 1: Anna Marie Hoehn (b. circa 1700)

Family 2: Barbara Wilhelm (b. circa 1720)

Biography

  • Birth: Jacob Messner was born circa 1700.

Gregory Lee Gmeiner

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Lynda Renee Geiger

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Jerry Albert Schweitzer

M, b. November 12, 1940, d. December 16, 1992

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Jerry Albert Schweitzer was born on November 12, 1940.
  • Death: He died on December 16, 1992, at age 52, in Waukesha, Waukesha Co, Wisconsin.

Albert Carl Schweitzer

M, b. December 7, 1885, d. May 29, 1950

Parents

Family: Hulda B Hohensee (b. February 1894, d. February 22, 1955)

Biography

  • Birth: Albert Carl Schweitzer was born on December 7, 1885 in Langlade County, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Hulda B Hohensee were married on April 10, 1917 in Langlade County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Albert Carl Schweitzer died on May 29, 1950, at age 64, in Langlade County, Wisconsin.

Hulda B Hohensee

F, b. February 1894, d. February 22, 1955

Parents

Family: Albert Carl Schweitzer (b. December 7, 1885, d. May 29, 1950)

Biography

  • Birth: Hulda B Hohensee was born in February 1894.
  • Marriage: She and Albert Carl Schweitzer were married on April 10, 1917 in Langlade County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Hulda B Hohensee died on February 22, 1955, at age ~61, in Langlade County, Wisconsin.

Phillip Schweitzer

M, b. July 25, 1843, d. March 9, 1886

Family: Elizabeth Sensenbrenner (b. April 1851, d. April 1, 1934)

Biography

  • Birth: Phillip Schweitzer was born on July 25, 1843 in Germany.
  • Marriage: He and Elizabeth Sensenbrenner were married in 1872.
  • Death: Phillip Schweitzer died on March 9, 1886, at age 42.

Elizabeth Sensenbrenner

F, b. April 1851, d. April 1, 1934

Parents

Family 1: Phillip Schweitzer (b. July 25, 1843, d. March 9, 1886)

Family 2: August Winnega (b. December 1849, d. 1948)

Biography

  • Birth: Elizabeth Sensenbrenner was born in April 1851 in Pennsylvania.
  • Marriage: She and Phillip Schweitzer were married in 1872.
  • Death: Elizabeth Sensenbrenner died on April 1, 1934, at age ~83, in Langlade County, Wisconsin.

Antoine Sensenbrenner

M, b. May 30, 1827, d. May 13, 1889

Parents

Family: Sophia Banzhaff (b. December 1830, d. December 10, 1904)

Biography

  • Birth: Antoine Sensenbrenner was born on May 30, 1827 in Soufflenheim, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France.
  • Death: He died on May 13, 1889, at age 61, in Strassburg, Germany.

Sophia Banzhaff

F, b. December 1830, d. December 10, 1904

Family: Antoine Sensenbrenner (b. May 30, 1827, d. May 13, 1889)

Biography

  • Birth: Sophia Banzhaff was born in December 1830 in Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany.
  • Death: She died on December 10, 1904, at age ~74, in Langlade County, Wisconsin.