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William Bos

M, b. February 17, 1909, d. August 1967

Parents

Family: Ethel Hockers (b. September 15, 1910, d. May 29, 1974)

Biography

  • Birth: William Bos was born on February 17, 1909.
  • Death: He died in August 1967, at age 58.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Olivet Catholic Cemetery, De Pere, Wisconsin.

Fred Bos

M, b. January 2, 1906, d. March 7, 1948

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Fred Bos was born on January 2, 1906 in Town of Lawrence, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on March 7, 1948, at age 42.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Petronella Smits

F, b. September 10, 1885, d. August 6, 1932

Parents

Family: Henry P Thyssen (b. January 31, 1884, d. January 3, 1953)

Biography

  • Birth: Petronella Smits was born on September 10, 1885.
  • Death: She died on August 6, 1932, at age 46, in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Henry P Thyssen

M, b. January 31, 1884, d. January 3, 1953

Parents

Family: Petronella Smits (b. September 10, 1885, d. August 6, 1932)

Biography

  • Birth: Henry P Thyssen was born on January 31, 1884.
  • Death: He died on January 3, 1953, at age 68, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Antone C Thyssen

M, b. October 7, 1906, d. December 4, 1967

Parents

Family: Roselle M DeWilde (b. November 14, 1909, d. October 14, 1985)

Biography

  • Birth: Antone C Thyssen was born on October 7, 1906.
  • Death: He died on December 4, 1967, at age 61.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Robert J Thyssen

M, b. January 18, 1920, d. December 13, 1974

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Robert J Thyssen was born on January 18, 1920.
  • Death: He died on December 13, 1974, at age 54.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Jacob Smits

M, b. November 28, 1887, d. January 11, 1891

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Jacob Smits was born on November 28, 1887 in Ashwaubenon, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on January 11, 1891, at age 3, in Ashwaubenon, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Maria Christine Smits

F, b. March 16, 1895, d. October 27, 1955

Parents

Family: Herman Gossen (b. March 15, 1886, d. August 23, 1975)

Biography

  • Birth: Maria Christine Smits was born on March 16, 1895 in Ashwaubenon, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Herman Gossen were married on November 19, 1912 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Maria Christine Smits died on October 27, 1955, at age 60, in Hortonville, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Herman Gossen

M, b. March 15, 1886, d. August 23, 1975

Parents

Family: Maria Christine Smits (b. March 16, 1895, d. October 27, 1955)

Biography

  • Birth: Herman Gossen was born on March 15, 1886 in Town of Lawrence, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Maria Christine Smits were married on November 19, 1912 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Herman Gossen died on August 23, 1975, at age 89, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

George (Gerart) Gossens

M, b. January 30, 1852, d. June 5, 1913

Parents

Family: Wilhelmina Jansen (b. January 27, 1861, d. September 26, 1915)

Biography

  • Birth: George (Gerart) Gossens was born on January 30, 1852 in Beugen en Rijkevoort, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: He died on June 5, 1913, at age 61, in Brown County, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Wilhelmina Jansen

F, b. January 27, 1861, d. September 26, 1915

Parents

Family: George (Gerart) Gossens (b. January 30, 1852, d. June 5, 1913)

Biography

  • Birth: Wilhelmina Jansen was born on January 27, 1861 in Town of Lawrence, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on September 26, 1915, at age 54, in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Theodora Smits

F, b. January 31, 1877, d. November 28, 1963

Parents

Family: Peter John Mathey (b. April 21, 1881, d. December 25, 1958)

Biography

  • Birth: Theodora Smits was born on January 31, 1877 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Peter John Mathey were married on January 18, 1898 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Theodora Smits died on November 28, 1963, at age 86, in West Winfield, Herkimer Co, New York.

John Smits

M, b. December 3, 1878, d. August 15, 1933

Parents

Family: Allegonda Mathey (b. September 24, 1883, d. August 25, 1942)

Biography

  • Birth: John Smits was born on December 3, 1878 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Allegonda Mathey were married on May 5, 1903.
  • Death: John Smits died on August 15, 1933, at age 54, in Lena, Oconto Co, Wisconsin.

Hattie Smits

F, b. March 24, 1881, d. September 1, 1916

Parents

Family: Victor Joseph Borman (b. August 11, 1879, d. June 3, 1924)

Biography

  • Birth: Hattie Smits was born on March 24, 1881 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Victor Joseph Borman were married in October 1914 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Hattie Smits died on September 1, 1916, at age 35, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Allouez Catholic Cemetery, Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Victor Joseph Borman

M, b. August 11, 1879, d. June 3, 1924

Parents

Family: Hattie Smits (b. March 24, 1881, d. September 1, 1916)

Biography

  • Birth: Victor Joseph Borman was born on August 11, 1879 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Hattie Smits were married in October 1914 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Victor Joseph Borman died on June 3, 1924, at age 44, in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Frank F Smits

M, b. April 24, 1883, d. March 26, 1953

Parents

Family: Lena Roffers (b. July 15, 1890, d. June 10, 1962)

Biography

  • Birth: Frank F Smits was born on April 24, 1883 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on March 26, 1953, at age 69, in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Lena Roffers

F, b. July 15, 1890, d. June 10, 1962

Parents

Family: Frank F Smits (b. April 24, 1883, d. March 26, 1953)

Biography

  • Birth: Lena Roffers was born on July 15, 1890 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on June 10, 1962, at age 71, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Martin J Smits

M, b. November 2, 1886, d. March 3, 1949

Parents

Family: Theresa Berken (b. May 14, 1892, d. August 8, 1963)

Biography

  • Birth: Martin J Smits was born on November 2, 1886 in Ashwaubenon, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Theresa Berken were married on January 14, 1913 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Martin J Smits died on March 3, 1949, at age 62, in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Theresa Berken

F, b. May 14, 1892, d. August 8, 1963

Family: Martin J Smits (b. November 2, 1886, d. March 3, 1949)

Biography

  • Birth: Theresa Berken was born on May 14, 1892 in Ashwaubenon, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Martin J Smits were married on January 14, 1913 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Theresa Berken died on August 8, 1963, at age 71, in Chicago, Cook Co, Illinois.

Henry Smits

M, b. October 16, 1889, d. January 15, 1971

Parents

Family: Anna Kleuskens (b. March 8, 1893, d. November 28, 1988)

Biography

  • Birth: Henry Smits was born on October 16, 1889 in Ashwaubenon, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Anna Kleuskens were married on July 19, 1911 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Henry Smits died on January 15, 1971, at age 81.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Anna Kleuskens

F, b. March 8, 1893, d. November 28, 1988

Parents

Family: Henry Smits (b. October 16, 1889, d. January 15, 1971)

Biography

  • Birth: Anna Kleuskens was born on March 8, 1893 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Henry Smits were married on July 19, 1911 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Anna Kleuskens died on November 28, 1988, at age 95, in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Petronella Smits

F, b. July 29, 1891, d. January 21, 1954

Parents

Family: Bernard Bain (b. February 3, 1890, d. November 16, 1963)

Biography

  • Birth: Petronella Smits was born on July 29, 1891 in Ashwaubenon, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Bernard Bain were married on November 26, 1912 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Petronella Smits died on January 21, 1954, at age 62, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Bernard Bain

M, b. February 3, 1890, d. November 16, 1963

Family: Petronella Smits (b. July 29, 1891, d. January 21, 1954)

Biography

  • Birth: Bernard Bain was born on February 3, 1890 in Town of Lawrence, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Petronella Smits were married on November 26, 1912 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Bernard Bain died on November 16, 1963, at age 73, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Theodore Smits

M, b. July 20, 1893, d. September 24, 1893

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Theodore Smits was born on July 20, 1893 in Ashwaubenon, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on September 24, 1893, at age 0, in Ashwaubenon, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Genevieve Pennenberg

F, b. February 4, 1914, d. July 7, 2005

Parents

Family: Roman Jacob Smits (b. September 23, 1912, d. May 2, 1995)

Biography

  • Birth: Genevieve Pennenberg was born on February 4, 1914 in Town of Lawrence, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Roman Jacob Smits were married on August 29, 1935 in St Paul Church, Wrightstown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Genevieve Pennenberg died on July 7, 2005, at age 91.
  • Burial: She was buried in Shrine of Good Shepherd, Green Bay, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Mrs. Roman Smits, 91, Green Bay, died Thursday, Ju ly 7, 2005. She was born Feb. 4, 19l4, in the Town of Lawrence, to the la te Peter and Anna (Coonen) Pennenberg. On Aug. 29, l935, she married Rom an Smits at St. Paul's Catholic Church in Wrightstown. Gen enjoyed fishing at Geano's Beach where they owned a cottage. She also enjoyed playing cards, bowling and visiting with her many relatives, friends and neighbor s. Gen was a charter member of St. Jude Parish. She attended daily ma ss at St. Mary’s Hospital chapel.She is survived by her beloved niece and godchild, Beverly (Milton) Kraus e; her sisters and brothers-in-law, Vanita Pennenberg, Lorraine Smits, Dor othy Thomson, Jean and Lloyd Smits, Della and Eugene Spreeman and Verna M ae Parins. She will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews.Gen was preceded in death by her husband, Roman; her parents; a brother, R aymond Pennenberg; two sisters, Marie Duprey and Leona De Ruyter and ma ny brothers-in-law.Friends may call at St. Jude Catholic Church, 1420 Division St. from 8: 30 to l0 a.m. Saturday. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a. m. Saturday at the church. Entombment will be in the Shrine of the Good Sh epherd Mausoleum.In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established to benefit Uni ty Hospice.The family would like to express their appreciation to the staff of Uni ty Hospice (especially Barb and Sandy). Many thanks to Dr. Bollom, Ann Fro elich and Fr. Tom Hagendorf O.Praem. Special thanks to Beverly and Milt on Krause, Della and Eugene Spreeman, Verna Mae Parins and the many relati ves who cared for her during her illness.
    Blaney Funeral Home is assisting the family.
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