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Verla Mae Kelly

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Paul James Verhagen

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Mary Jo Garvey

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Patrick Michael Verhagen

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Laurie Marie Janssen

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Francis Robert Verhagen

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Barbara Lynn Anderson

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Tony Joseph Verhagen

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Mary Ann (Sister Diana) DeBruin

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Joseph John DeBruin

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  • Birth: Joseph John DeBruin was born on February 17, 1953 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He was married on June 18, 1977 in Oshkosh, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on April 8, 2004, at age 51.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: DeBruin, John Joseph 2004 Appleton Post Crescent dated 4/10/2004; De Bruin, Joe Joe De Bruin age 51, of Winchester, died Thursday, April 8, 2004. He was born February 17, 1953 in Appleton, Wisconsin to Erv and Millie (Verhagen) De Bruin. Joe grew up in Kaukauna and was a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. He married Mary Halvorson on June 18, 1977 at the Newman Center in Oshkosh. Joe was employed with Kimberly-Clark for the past 19 years and had volunteered many hours to Mounte Alverno Retreat Center in Appleton. He was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Winneconne. Joe was a loving husband and father and is survived by his wife of 26 years, Mary De Bruin, of Winchester; and daughter, Sara De Bruin, a student at Marquette University. He is also survived by his parents, Erv and Millie De Bruin, of Kimberly; sisters and brothers, Sr. Diana “Mary” De Bruin, of Milwaukee; Ann (Tom) Vandenberg, of Little Chute; Jane (Rob) Siebers, of California; Bill De Bruin, of Combined Locks; Kathy (Jeff) Sinclair, of Milwaukee; his father-in-law and mother-in-law, John and Eileen Halvorson; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, John P. Halvorson, Joseph (Kathy) Halvorson, Margaret (Keith) Emich, Patty (Mark) Nimmer; nieces and nephews, Rebecca, Katie, and Laura Vandenberg; Matt, Andy, Maggie, and Emma Sinclair; Michael, Kevin, and Elise De Bruin; David, Alex, Andrew, and Melissa Nimmer. Funeral services will be held on Monday, April 12, 2004 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, 210 Pleasant Drive, Winneconne, with Fr. Leroy Smet, Fr. Kieran Hickey, and Deacon Orville De Bruin concelebrating. Inurnment will be in St. Joseph Cemetery, Appleton. Family and friends may call on Monday at the church from 4:00 p.m. until the hour of services. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in Joe’s name. To continue on with Joe’s generosity that he showed throughout his life, his family saw to it that he was a tissue donor. Joe lived to make the world more beautiful whether it was in his backyard, through his music, or through the people he touched throughout his life. Joe’s eyes were always on heaven and his profound faith inspired and touched everyone around him. Although he will be dearly missed, those that loved him realize his willingness and joyfulness to be with God. Mueller Funeral Home 904 E. Main St. PO Box 30 Winneconne, WI 54986 (920) 582-4242.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Mary Halverson

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Family: Joseph John DeBruin (b. February 17, 1953, d. April 8, 2004)

Sara DeBruin

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Ann Marie DeBruin

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Jane Frances DeBruin

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Robin Siebers

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

William James DeBruin

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Nancy Marie Dercks

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Michael DeBruin

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Kevin DeBruin

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Elise Reyna DeBruin

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Kathleen Ann DeBruin

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Jeffrey Michael Sinclair

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Biography

  • Birth: Jeffrey Michael Sinclair was born on March 9, 1960.
  • Marriage: He was married on June 2, 1984 in St Aloysius Church, Kaukauna, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on October 25, 2006, at age 46, in Brookfield, Waukesha Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Elm Grove, Waukesha Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: October 29, 2006

    Sinclair, Jeffrey M. Jeffrey M. Sinclair, of Brookfield died peacefully surrounded by his family at home on October 25, 2006, at the age of 46.

    Treasured husband of Kathy. Devoted father of Matt, Andy, Maggie and Emma. Beloved son of Dr. Gene and Jean Sinclair. Giving brother of Karen (Jim) Brzycki, Sue Sinclair, Peter (Kathi) Sinclair and Kathleen Sinclair. Fond son-in-law of Ervin and Millie DeBruin. Dear brother-in-law of Sr. Diana DeBruin, OSF, the late Joe (Mary) DeBruin, Ann (Tom) Vandenberg, Jane (Rob) Siebers and Bill DeBruin. Also lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

    Visitation on Friday, November 3 at the Funeral Home from 4 until the time of Scripture Service at 7:30 p.m. Relatives and friends may join the family on Saturday for the Mass of Christian Burial, 11 a.m. at St. Dominic's Church (18255 West Capitol Drive, Brookfield). Private Graveside Services, St. Mary's Cemetery, Elm Grove. Memorials to the Sinclair Children Education Fund (c/o Marine Bank, PO Box 449, Pewaukee, WI 53072-0449) or the Jeffery Sinclair Boy Scout Camp Long Lake Scholarship Fund (Potawatomi Area Council, BSA, PO Box 528, Waukesha, WI 53187-0528) would be appreciated.

    Proud father of two Eagle Scouts, Jeff was Scoutmaster for Troop 71 until his death. He is also a member of the Order of the Arrow.

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Matthew Sinclair

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Andrew Sinclair

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America