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Martin F VanHeeswyk

M, b. January 31, 1901, d. November 10, 1980

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Family: Elizabeth M Smaxwill (b. September 27, 1900, d. March 13, 1986)

Biography

  • Birth: Martin F VanHeeswyk was born on January 31, 1901 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Elizabeth M Smaxwill were married in November 1920.
  • Death: Martin F VanHeeswyk died on November 10, 1980, at age 79.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Elizabeth M Smaxwill

F, b. September 27, 1900, d. March 13, 1986

Parents

Family: Martin F VanHeeswyk (b. January 31, 1901, d. November 10, 1980)

Biography

  • Birth: Elizabeth M Smaxwill was born on September 27, 1900 in Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Martin F VanHeeswyk were married in November 1920.
  • Death: Elizabeth M Smaxwill died on March 13, 1986, at age 85, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Jerry VanHeeswyk

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James VanHeeswyk

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Mary Unknown

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John C VanHeeswyk

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John Joseph Miron

M, b. March 27, 1936, d. June 29, 2011

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Biography

  • Birth: John Joseph Miron was born on March 27, 1936 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He was married on August 17, 1957 in St Paul Church, Combined Locks, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on June 29, 2011, at age 75, in Combined Locks, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/3/2.
  • Note: John J. Miron, age 75, Combined Locks, passed away at home, surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday, June 29, 2011. He was born in Little Chute on March 27, 1936 the son of the late Isadore and Rose (Oudenhoven) Miron. On August 17, 1957 he married Nancy Siegel. Jack was a bricklayer, working for many companies until 1970 when he started his own business. He retired in 2007. Jack was the assessor for the Village of Combined Locks for 43 years and volunteered his time with Meals on Wheels and the homeless shelter. His passions included running beagles, developing three field champions, spending time on his hunting land with his children, and wood carving. Most important to Jack was his family, especially the many family gatherings. He loved attending high school sporting events, plays, and concerts, and spending time with his grandchildren.

    Jack is survived by his wife of 53 years, Nancy; children: John (Lori) Miron of Darboy, Joseph (Mike Vissers) Miron of Bellevue, James (Lorraine) Miron of Darboy, and Jeffrey (Lisa) Miron of Freedom; nine grandchildren: Rose, Gretchen, Alison and Jaclyn; Jack, Tommy and Seth; and Brendan and Theron; sisters-in-law, Mary Miron, Shirley (Martin) Van Hout, Carol Van Hout, Mary Ann Siegel, Rosalie Evers, Judy (Gerald) Kush; and brother-in-law, John (Cindy) Siegel. He was preceded in death by his brother, Dan Miron, brothers-in-law, Leroy Siegel, James Van Hout, and Gordon Evers; and Nancy's Parents, John and Johanna Siegel.

    The funeral liturgy will be at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 2, 2011 at ST. PAUL CATHOLIC CHURCH, 410 E. Wallace St., Combined Locks, with Fr. Andrew Kysely officiating. Friends will be received at the church on Saturday from 8:30 a.m. until the time of the mass. Burial will be in St. John Cemetery, Little Chute.

    The family extends a special thank you to second and fourth floor oncology at St. Elizabeth Hospital and to Heartland Hospice for their compassion and caring concern.

    A memorial fund in Jack's name is being established.

    Jansen Fargo

    Funeral Home

    204 E. Kimberly Ave.

    Kimberly 788-6202

    Online Condolences www.wichmannfargo.com


    Published in Appleton Post-Crescent on July 1, 2011.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Robert P VanHeeswyk

M, b. June 28, 1932, d. September 10, 2009

Parents

Family: Audrey Roehrborn

Biography

  • Birth: Robert P VanHeeswyk was born on June 28, 1932 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He was married on September 6, 1952 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on September 10, 2009, at age 77, in King, Waupaca Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in King, Waupaca Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: September 16, 2009


    Van Heeswyk, Robert P.


    Robert P. Van Heeswyk, age 77, of King, WI., formerly of Combined Locks, WI., passed away on Thursday, September 10th, 2009, at Wisconsin Veterans Home-MacArthur Hall, King. He was born in Appleton, WI., on June 28, 1932, a son of the late Martin and Elizabeth (Smaxwell) Van Heeswyk. Robert married Audrey L. Roehrborn on September 6, 1952, in Kaukauna. He proudly served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

    Survivors include his wife, Audrey Van Heeswyk, Kaukauna, WI; children: Jan Cardin, Kaukauna, WI; Steve Van Heeswyk, Austin, TX; grandchildren: Katie Cardin, Mt. Horeb, WI; Rozelle McDonald, New York; Toby McDonald, New York; great-grandchildren: Chase and Kaylee Doebert, Mt. Horeb, WI; brothers and sisters: Ann Dollevoet, Kimberly, WI; John Van Heeswyk, Appleton, WI; Martin Van Heeswyk Jr., Florida; Pat Brown, Kaukauna, WI. and Karen of Chicago, IL. Robert is further survived by many other relatives and friends.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, a son, Mark Van Heeswyk, brother, George "Sonny" Van Heeswyk, two sisters: Mary Effertz and Elizabeth "Betty" Wolfinger.

    Memorial Services will be held at Wisconsin Veterans Home-Main Chapel, King, at 1 p.m. on Monday, September 21st, 2009, with Sister Cathy Wottreng, officiating. Interment of cremains will be in the Central Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery, King. Memorial Visitation will be held on Monday, from Noon until the time of the service at the Main Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Muscular Dystrophy Association in Robert's name. The Holly Funeral Home of Waupaca is assisting the family with arrangements.
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Audrey Roehrborn

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Family: Robert P VanHeeswyk (b. June 28, 1932, d. September 10, 2009)

Elizabeth VanHeeswyk

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Family: Carl Lewis Wolfinger (b. January 26, 1921, d. September 19, 2013)

Biography

  • Birth: Elizabeth VanHeeswyk was born on April 6, 1924 in Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on February 26, 2005, at age 80.
  • Note: Wolfinger, ElizabethElizabeth Wolfinger, age 80, of Appleton, passed away on Saturday, Februa ry 26, 2005, at Oakridge Gardens Care Center after a long illness. She w as born on April 6, 1924, in Kimberly, the daughter of the late Martin a nd Elizabeth (Smaxwell) Van Heeswyk. Elizabeth was a kind and gentle so ul who was loved by everyone who knew her, especially her family.She is survived by her children: Carl and a very special daughter-in-la w, Marilyn, of Kimberly, Elizabeth Van Dyke of Green Bay, Rose Klaub er of Appleton, Rob Wolfinger, her dear son and partner for puzzles and co mpanionship who lived with her at home, Shirley Wolfinger, her special angel who cared for her for years at home until her heart attack and residen cy at Oak Ridge Gardens; her grandchildren: Shane (Amy) Wolfinger of Wauke sha, Karlyn, her loving private nurse, (Tim) Raddatz of Appleton, Chris V an Dyke of Green Bay, Heather (Ryan) Bartel of Sun Prairie, Jon Van Dy ke of Green Bay, Norbert (Sonia) Klauber of Stevens Point, Lily (Adam) Gor don of Sheboygan; her great-grandchildren: Ethan Wolfinger, Parker Raddat z, Rachael and Paul Van Dyke, Austin and Spencer Bartel, Nicholas Klaub er and Olivia Gordon; her brothers and sisters: Ann Dollevoet of Kimberl y, John (Jackie) Van Heeswyk of Appleton, Martin Van Heeswyk of Florida, R obert (Audrey) Van Heeswyk of Combined Locks, and Pat Brown of Kaukauna; n umerous nieces and nephews and her former husband, Carl and his wife, Jan.She is preceded in death by a son in infancy, a sister, Mary (Marvin) Effe rtz, her brothers-in-law: Bart Dollevoet, and David Brown, Sr., a sister-i n-law, Lou Van Heeswyk, two nephews: David Brown, Jr., and Mark Van Heeswy k.A memorial service for Elizabeth will be conducted on Wednesday, Mar ch 9, 2005, at 11:30 AM at St. Bernadette Catholic Church, 2331 East Lourd es Drive in Appleton with the Rev. Harry Berryman officiating. Friends m ay call at the church on Wednesday, March 9 from 10:30 AM until the ti me of the Mass. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund is being established.T he family wishes to express gratitude for the wonderful care and loving co ncern of the staff at Oakridge Gardens Care Center.
    WICHMANN FUNERAL HOME537 N. Superior StreetAppleton 739-1231.

Johanna O VanHeeswyk

F, b. August 19, 1925, d. April 17, 2011

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Biography

  • Birth: Johanna O VanHeeswyk was born on August 19, 1925 in Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Albert John (Bart) Dollevoet were married in October 1946 in Michigan.
  • Death: Johanna O VanHeeswyk died on April 17, 2011, at age 85, in Town of Grand Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/10/51.
  • Note: Johanna O. Dollevoet Johanna O. Dollevoet, 85, passed away on Sunday, April 17, 2011, at Brewster Village. Johanna was born on August 19, 1925, to Martin and Elizabeth Van Heeswyk in Kimberly. She married Albert "Al" "Bart" Dollevoet in Michigan in October of 1946. She retired from Zwickers knitting mill after 27 years. Johanna was a member of Holy Spirit Parish.

    Johanna is survived by two sons; Michael (Ruth) Dollevoet, Kimberly, Dave (Jill) Dollevoet, Park Forrest, Illinois, 3 grandchildren; Chad, Todd, and Darin Dollevoet, six great grandchildren; Brittany, Tyler, Kelsie, Hunter, Michael and Christian, her brothers; Marty Van Heeswyk, John (Jackie) Van Heeswyk and sisters, Pat Brown and Karen Dewall, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

    Johanna was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Albert, two brothers George (Sunny) Van Heeswyk, Robert "Bob" Van Heeswyk, two sisters, Mary Effertz and Betty Wolfinger and two brothers-in-law; Dave Brown and Marvin Dewall, and a daughter-in-law, Julie Dollevoet.

    The Funeral liturgy for Johanna will be held on Monday April 25, 2011, at HOLY SPIRIT PARISH (600 E. Kimberly Ave., Kimberly) at 1 p.m. with Fr. David Beaudry officiating. A time of visitation will be held on April 25, 2011 from 11 a.m. until the time of services at the church. Interment will be in the St. John Cemetery.

    The family would like to thank the staff at Brewster Village for the good care they gave Johanna for the last two years.

    Jansen Fargo

    Funeral Home

    204 E. Kimberly Ave

    Kimberly 788-6202

    Online Condolences

    www.wichmannfargo.com.

Patricia Louise VanHeeswyk

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Family: David Joseph Brown (b. April 12, 1936, d. September 1, 1993)

Carl Lewis Wolfinger

M, b. January 26, 1921, d. September 19, 2013

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Family 1: Janet Zastrow

Family 2: Elizabeth VanHeeswyk (b. April 6, 1924, d. February 26, 2005)

Biography

  • Birth: Carl Lewis Wolfinger was born on January 26, 1921 in Darboy, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on September 19, 2013, at age 92.
  • Burial: He was buried in Star of Hope Mausoleum, Appleton, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Carl Lewis Wolfinger, Sr., age 92, died peacefully on Thursday, September 19, 2013 at his home. Carl was born on January 26, 1921 in Darboy, Wisconsin son of the late John and Ida (Juckem) Wolfinger. He served his country during WWII with the United States Coast Guard from December 12, 1942 until October 19, 1945. On October 27, 1978 he was united in marriage to Janet Zastrow. They shared 35 wonderful years together. Carl was a member of St. Patrick's Parish of Stephensville. He was formerly employed with Thilmany Paper Company as a mill-worker for over 35 years. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and gardening and was a member of the American Legion Post 2930 in Portage, Wisconsin.

    Carl is survived by his wife, Janet and his children, Carl (Marilyn) Wolfinger, Jr., Weyauwega; Betty Ann Van Dyke, Green Bay; Rosie Klauber, Shirley Wolfinger, Robert Wolfinger, all of Appleton; and Janet's children, Cheryl (Ervin) Fischer, Larsen; Patty (Herman) Griesbach, Kathy (Jack) Balke, Rick (Julie) Derks, all of Appleton; 25 grandchildren, 40 great-grandchildren, a sister, Doris Mae Boehlein, Appleton; and by a sister-in-law, nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. Carl was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter-in-law, two brothers, five sisters, and his first wife, Betty.

    The Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11:00AM on Monday, September 23, 2013 at St. Patrick's Parish, N 3686 State Road 76 in Stephensville with Rev. Joseph Nsereko officiating. He will be entombed at the Star of Hope Mausoleum in Appleton, with Military Honors. Carl's Family will receive relatives and friends at Valley Funeral Home on Sunday from 4-8PM and again on Monday at the church from 9:00AM until 10:30AM. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund is being established in Carl's name.

    Carl's family would like to thank the Staff of

    ThedaCare@Home Hospice for the care and compassion given unto Carl and his family and to Father Joseph and Deacon Ken for their visits at his home and when Carl was in the hospital.

Albert John (Bart) Dollevoet

M, b. January 1, 1923, d. May 5, 1993

Parents

Family: Johanna O VanHeeswyk (b. August 19, 1925, d. April 17, 2011)

Biography

  • Birth: Albert John (Bart) Dollevoet was born on January 1, 1923 in Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Johanna O VanHeeswyk were married in October 1946 in Michigan.
  • Death: Albert John (Bart) Dollevoet died on May 5, 1993, at age 70, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/10/51.
  • Note: Albert Dollevoet
    "Bart" "Al"
    1721 W. Main Street, Appleton, WI
    Age 70, died suddenly May 6, 1993. He was called by his Creator to his Heavenly home. He was a member of St. John Catholic Church, Little Chute, where he was a substitute usher. He was a member of the American Legion, Little Chute, Post 258. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Johanna (Ann) Van Heeswyk Dollevoet; his sons: David, Mount Prospect, IL: Michael and his wife, Ruth and their sons' Chad, Todd and his fiancee, Jennifer , and Daron; his surviving family includes his brother, George and Martha Dollevoet, New London: Peter and Marie Dollevoet, Kimberly; Joseph and Sella Dollevoet, Little Chute; Ann Diedrich, Kaukauna; Elmer and Betty Dollevoet, Appleton: numerous special and dear nieces, nephews and god children: his wife's family includes: George Van Heeswyk, King; Elizabeth Wolfinger, Kimberly; John and Jacki Van Heeswyk, Appleton; Marin and Lou Van Heeswyk, Neenah; Robert and Audry Van Heesyk, Combined Locks; David and Pat Brown, Kaukauna.
    His hobbie include bird watching, golfing, fishing and hunting in the company of his many friends.

    He entered the US Navy in December 1940 and served through January 1946. His great love for the US Navy was a lifetime committment. During the past 10 years, he was a member of the USS Augusta Association and US Navy Memorial Foundation. Model airplane building and flying was a great interest. He was a member of the Academy of Model Aeronautics and Valley Area Modellers Flying club. He was a volunteer at the Experimental Aircraft Association restoring WWII aircraft, presenting public programs and operating the Seaplane Base.

    He worked as a watch maker in Illinois and Wisconsin. He became an instrument technician and boiler house supervisor at Riverside Paper Corp, Appleton. He belonged to the Quarter Century Club.
    He was preceded in death by his parents; John and Minnie Dollevoet; a brother-in-law: Austin Diedrich; by brother and sister in law: William and Agnes Dollevoet and two infant brothers. Bart had the greatest love for his family and he showed precious care and concern for all, and many drew upon his strength. He was well known for his respect for his friends, neighbors and former fellow employees. The family expresses gratitude for physician Francis Van Lieshout, to Appleton Medical Center Physicians Lyons and Washer and nurses: Joyce, Judy and Jennifer who worked so energetically in his behalf. In tribute to his family proclaims Albert to be a kind and splendid fellow, simple and uncomplicated. We will honor your memory forever. In the words of John Dunne's Meditation of 1600 "Any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in mankind; and therfore, never send to know for whom the bell tolls, it tolls for thee."

    The Mass of Resurrection will be 10:30 am Saturday at St. John Catholic Church, Little Chute with the Rev John Doefler officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. Friends may call at the Verkuilen Funeral Home from 4 until 9pm Friday (TONIGHT) and again at 8:30am Saturday until the time of service. Legion Visitation will be 7 pm Friday with a prayer service following at 7:30. Military rites will be held after the Mass. Memorial funds for St. John Church and Grade School and the Mytonic Dystrophy Research have been established.

David Joseph Brown

M, b. April 12, 1936, d. September 1, 1993

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Biography

  • Birth: David Joseph Brown was born on April 12, 1936 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on September 1, 1993, at age 57, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: David J. Brown
    226 Idlewild Street, Kaukauna
    Age 57, died unexpectedly Wednesday, September 1, 1993 at St. Elizabeth Hospital. He was born on April 12, 1936 in Kaukauna, the son of the late Wilfred and Josephine (Mignon) Brown. He was a Kaukauna High School graduate. David had servid with the U.S. Army from 1958 to 1960. He had been employed at Thilmany Pulp and Paper as a lab technician for 30 years at the time of his death. David enjoyed fishing at his cottage on the bay. As a hobby, he restored antique wicker furniture. He was a member of Holy Cross Catholic Church and the Quarter Century and Management Clubs of Thilmany Pulp and Paper. He is survived by his wife of 34 years, pat (VanHeeswyk) Brown; a son, Dennis Brown and a special friend, Denise Peik, Little Chute; two daughters and son-in-law: Diane and Tim Liszewski, Arlington, Virginia; Donna and Jim Farrell, Appleton. David enjoyed spending time with his five grandchildren: Christopher Brown, Aaron and Rebecca Liszewski, Justin and Katie Farrell; three brothers and four sisters-in-law: Don and Mary Jayne Brown, Appleton; Carl and Helen Brown, Appleton; Ken and Lois Brown, Wrightstown; lois (Paul) Hermsen, Little Chute; an aunt, Hild Mignon, Appleton; numberous nieces and nephews. He is further survived by step-brothers and sisters: Don and CAroline Mangold, Green Bay; Mona and Jim Driessen, Little Chute; Margaret Ann and Syl Vanevenhoven, Kaukauna; his wife's sisters and brothers: Betty Wolfinger, Kimberly; Ann Dollevoet, Little Chute; George Van Heeswyk, Kimberly; John (Jackie) Van Heeswyk, Appleton; Martin (Lou) Van Heeswyk, Neenah; Robert (Audrey) Van Heeswyk, Combined Locks; and a very special niece, Shirley Wolfinger, Neenah. He was preceded in death by a son, David T.; a brother, Richard Brown; his step-mother, Loraine Brown; an aunt, Ceil Brown; his wife's sister and brother-in-law; Mary and Marfin Effertz; and a brother-in-law, Bart Dollevoet. The funeral services will be at 9 a.m. Saturday at Holy Cross CAtholic Church, Kaukauna with Father Jack Mullarkey officiating. Burial will be in the HOly Cross Cemetery. Friends may cal at the . . .

Mary E VanHeeswyk

F, b. January 24, 1923, d. December 1981

Parents

Family: Marvin H Effertz (b. December 28, 1919, d. January 4, 1986)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary E VanHeeswyk was born on January 24, 1923.
  • Death: She died in December 1981, at age 58, in Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Marvin H Effertz

M, b. December 28, 1919, d. January 4, 1986

Family: Mary E VanHeeswyk (b. January 24, 1923, d. December 1981)

Biography

  • Birth: Marvin H Effertz was born on December 28, 1919 in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on January 4, 1986, at age 66, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

David Thomas Brown

M, b. October 6, 1965, d. July 16, 1988

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Biography

  • Birth: David Thomas Brown was born on October 6, 1965 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on July 16, 1988, at age 22.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: David T. Brown
    226 Idlewild St.
    Kaukauna
    Age 22, died unexpectedly Saturday, July 16, 1988. He was born Oct. 6, 1965 in Kaukauna, the beloved son of David and Patricia (Van Heeswyk) Brown. Except for one year spent in California, he lived in Kaukauna his entire life. He enjoyed the outdoors, hunting and fishing. Survivors include his parents, David and Patricia; a brother, Dennis Brown of Kaukauna; two sisters and two brothers-in-law, Diane and Tim Liszewski, Alexandria, Va., and Donna and Jim Farrell of Appleton; three nephews, and his fiancee, Mary Boer, of Little Chute. Funeral services will be at 8:15 p.m. Monday at the Fargo Funeral Home, 400 W. Wisconsin Ave., Kaukauna, with the Rev. Larry Marto officiating. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Kaukauna. Friends may call at the Fargo Funeral Home after 4 p.m. Monday until the hour of services.

Mark Gregory Carr

M, b. May 12, 1957, d. January 12, 1958

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Biography

  • Birth: Mark Gregory Carr was born on May 12, 1957.
  • Death: He died on January 12, 1958, at age 0.

Terri Lynn Carr

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Jeremy Shane Gort

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