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William Murphy

M, b. circa 1875

Family: Anna Chimeck (b. circa 1875)

Biography

  • Birth: William Murphy was born circa 1875.

Anna Chimeck

F, b. circa 1875

Family: William Murphy (b. circa 1875)

Biography

  • Birth: Anna Chimeck was born circa 1875.

John Fleishman

M, b. circa 1870

Family: Anna Knott (b. circa 1870)

Biography

  • Birth: John Fleishman was born circa 1870.

Anna Knott

F, b. circa 1870

Family: John Fleishman (b. circa 1870)

Biography

  • Birth: Anna Knott was born circa 1870.

William George Bricco

M, b. October 12, 1874, d. March 3, 1947

Parents

Family: Josephine Clara Lyons (b. November 14, 1877, d. December 30, 1952)

Biography

  • Birth: William George Bricco was born on October 12, 1874 in Maple Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Josephine Clara Lyons were married on September 7, 1895 in Bear Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: William George Bricco died on March 3, 1947, at age 72, in Wausau, Marathon Co, Wisconsin.

Josephine Clara Lyons

F, b. November 14, 1877, d. December 30, 1952

Family: William George Bricco (b. October 12, 1874, d. March 3, 1947)

Biography

  • Birth: Josephine Clara Lyons was born on November 14, 1877 in Bear Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and William George Bricco were married on September 7, 1895 in Bear Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Josephine Clara Lyons died on December 30, 1952, at age 75, in Wittenberg, Shawano Co, Wisconsin.

Victor Joseph DeBroux

M, b. October 20, 1861, d. September 22, 1950

Parents

Family: Genevieve Kutcher (b. May 15, 1868, d. January 3, 1957)

Biography

  • Birth: Victor Joseph DeBroux was born on October 20, 1861.
  • Marriage: He and Genevieve Kutcher were married on August 18, 1885 in Phlox, Langlade Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Victor Joseph DeBroux died on September 22, 1950, at age 88, in Phlox, Langlade Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Phlox, Langlade Co, Wisconsin.

Genevieve Kutcher

F, b. May 15, 1868, d. January 3, 1957

Parents

Family: Victor Joseph DeBroux (b. October 20, 1861, d. September 22, 1950)

Biography

  • Birth: Genevieve Kutcher was born on May 15, 1868 in Austria.
  • Marriage: She and Victor Joseph DeBroux were married on August 18, 1885 in Phlox, Langlade Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Genevieve Kutcher died on January 3, 1957, at age 88, in Antigo, Langlade Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Phlox, Langlade Co, Wisconsin.

Joseph Heinzen

M, b. January 5, 1854, d. September 8, 1942

Family: Anna Weber (b. 1856, d. August 28, 1927)

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Heinzen was born on January 5, 1854 in Manitowoc, Manitowoc Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Anna Weber were married on January 20, 1878.
  • Death: Joseph Heinzen died on September 8, 1942, at age 88, in Phlox, Langlade Co, Wisconsin.

Anna Weber

F, b. 1856, d. August 28, 1927

Family: Joseph Heinzen (b. January 5, 1854, d. September 8, 1942)

Biography

  • Birth: Anna Weber was born in 1856 in Germany.
  • Marriage: She and Joseph Heinzen were married on January 20, 1878.
  • Death: Anna Weber died on August 28, 1927, at age ~71, in Phlox, Langlade Co, Wisconsin.

Andrew Jacob Piller

M, b. April 29, 1918, d. November 27, 1978

Family: Madelyn Elizabeth Kortge (b. July 18, 1922, d. September 6, 1999)

Biography

  • Birth: Andrew Jacob Piller was born on April 29, 1918 in Bingham, Leelanau Co, Michigan.
  • Marriage: He and Madelyn Elizabeth Kortge were married on April 25, 1942 in Vancouver, Clark Co, Washington.
  • Death: Andrew Jacob Piller died on November 27, 1978, at age 60, in Portland, Multnomah Co, Oregon.

Madelyn Elizabeth Kortge

F, b. July 18, 1922, d. September 6, 1999

Family: Andrew Jacob Piller (b. April 29, 1918, d. November 27, 1978)

Biography

  • Birth: Madelyn Elizabeth Kortge was born on July 18, 1922 in The Dalles, Wasco Co, Oregon.
  • Marriage: She and Andrew Jacob Piller were married on April 25, 1942 in Vancouver, Clark Co, Washington.
  • Death: Madelyn Elizabeth Kortge died on September 6, 1999, at age 77, in Portland, Multnomah Co, Oregon.

Thomas A Day

M, b. May 31, 1879

Parents

Family: Emma Puls (b. November 29, 1879, d. April 3, 1965)

Biography

  • Birth: Thomas A Day was born on May 31, 1879 in Milbank, Grant Co, South Dakota.
  • Marriage: He and Emma Puls were married on February 9, 1903.

Emma Puls

F, b. November 29, 1879, d. April 3, 1965

Parents

Family: Thomas A Day (b. May 31, 1879)

Biography

  • Birth: Emma Puls was born on November 29, 1879 in Stephensville, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Thomas A Day were married on February 9, 1903.
  • Death: Emma Puls died on April 3, 1965, at age 85, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Union Cemetery, Town of Ellington, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Post-Crescent, Appleton, WI, 3 Apr 1965, p B-6
    Mrs. Emma Day
    Riverview Hospital, Kaukauna
    Age 85, passed away at 1 a.m. Saturday. She was born November 29, 1879 in Stephensville. Mrs. Day is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Ervin (Vivian) Melcher, Kaukauna; three sons, Stanley, West DePere; Alton, Gardena, Calif.; Kenneth, Appleton; one sister, Mrs. Alvina Hermann, Appleton; 11 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at St. Matthew Lutheran Church with Rev. Sylvester Johnson officiating. Interment will be in the Stephensville Cemetery. Friends may call at the Wichmann Funeral Home after 2 p.m. Sunday until 10 a.m. Monday and then at the church until the hour of the service.

Jan Tulloch

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Deborah Unknown

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Casey Tulloch

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John DeCoster

M, b. November 23, 1879, d. November 28, 1956

Parents

Family: Anna DeBruin (b. July 25, 1880, d. June 16, 1954)

Biography

  • Birth: John DeCoster was born on November 23, 1879.
  • Marriage: He and Anna DeBruin were married on October 23, 1912 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: John DeCoster died on November 28, 1956, at age 77.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Mary's, Kaukauna, Wisconsin.

Henry Vincent Coonen

M, b. January 22, 1909, d. March 13, 1997

Parents

Family: Cecelia Martineau (b. June 8, 1914, d. July 18, 1998)

Biography

  • Birth: Henry Vincent Coonen was born on January 22, 1909 in Jump River, Wood Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Cecelia Martineau were married on January 3, 1933 in Holy Name Church, Kimberly, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Henry Vincent Coonen died on March 13, 1997, at age 88, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Mary's, Kaukauna, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Martin T DeCoster

M, b. September 9, 1918, d. April 22, 2002

Parents

  • Father: John DeCoster (b. November 23, 1879, d. November 28, 1956)
  • Mother: Anna DeBruin (b. July 25, 1880, d. June 16, 1954)

Biography

  • Birth: Martin T DeCoster was born on September 9, 1918 in Town of Buchanan, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Harriet A VanDaalwyk were married on June 5, 1950 in Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Martin T DeCoster died on April 22, 2002, at age 83, in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Mary's, Kaukauna, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Age 83, passed away April 22, 2002 at the Parkside Care Center in Little Chute. Martin was born September 9, 1918 in the Town of Buchanan, son of the late John and Annie (De Bruin) DeCoster. During World War II, he served as a member of the United States Army and was a proud recipient of the Purple Heart. After his discharge from the service he returned home to marry the former Hattie Van Daalwyk on June 5, 1950 in Kimberly. She preceded him in death on June 14, 1986. For nearly forty years, Martin was employed at the Appleton Papers – Combined Locks Mill. He retired in 1981 as a longtime member of the Quarter Century Club. He enjoyed peaceful Sunday drives with Hattie and observing the busy world from his favorite chair.

    Survivors include two sons: Andy (Debbie) DeCoster and Al (Barb) DeCoster, both of Kaukauna; a daughter: Lola “Olie” DeCoster of Kaukauna; five grandchildren: Marty DeCoster and his fiancée Jackie Huss, Michael DeCoster and his special friend Becki Sprangers, Amos DeCoster, Randy DeCoster, and David DeCoster; a special sister-in-law and guardian angel at Parkside: Susan Vanevenhoven of Little Chute; two sisters-in-law: Mary (Jim) Scagnelli of Georgia and Ceil Van Daalwyk of Appleton; two sisters: Mary Biese of Kaukauna and Delia Hauser of Appleton, as well as by numerous nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. Martin was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Hattie; brothers Albert (Agnes Sanders) DeCoster, Hank (Ceil) Coenen, George (Ruth) Coenen, Ben (Rosie) Coenen; brothers-in-law: Bill Schumacher, Aloysius Biese, Carl Hauser, Jacob “Toby” Van Daalwyk, Joseph “Choc” (Charlotte) Van Daalwyk, Lester Vanevenhoven; and a sister-in-law: Catherine Van Vonderen.

    The funeral liturgy for Martin will be held at 4:30 PM on Friday, April 26, 2002 at ST. MARY CATHOLIC CHURCH, 116 W. 7th Street in Kaukauna with Fr. Robert Udulutsch, OFM Cap. officiating. Interment will be in the parish cemetery. Friends may call directly at the church on Friday from 3:30 PM until the hour of the liturgy. The members of Electric City Post #3319 of the VFW will provide military memorial honors following the liturgy on Friday. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established.

    So many special people made Dad’s final days more comfortable and meaningful, and we would like to thank everyone at Parkside Care Center for your wonderful care and compassion; Dr. Al and his medical staff treated Dad as though he was their very own – our deepest thanks to you. Fr. Bob, Sr. Francine, and Margaret from St. Mary Church visited and prayed often with Dad. Your visits lifted his spirits. Thank you all so very much.

    FARGO FUNERAL HOME 400 W. Wisconsin Avenue Kaukauna, Wisconsin 54130 920-766-6200.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Debra Kay Geurts

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Lola (Olie) DeCoster

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Benedict August Coenen

M, b. June 19, 1907, d. April 25, 1990

Parents

Family: Gladys Theresa Panure (b. February 5, 1910, d. March 21, 1989)

Biography

  • Birth: Benedict August Coenen was born on June 19, 1907 in Rudolph, Wood Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Gladys Theresa Panure were married on January 28, 1929 in Two Rivers, Manitowoc Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Benedict August Coenen died on April 25, 1990, at age 82, in Mishicot, Manitowoc Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: BENEDICT A. COENEN cemetery #89D Benedict A. Coenen, 82, a resident of North Ridge Care Center, Manitowoc, formerly of Two Rivers, died Wednesday afternoon, April 25, 1990, at Memorial Hospital, Manitowoc. Funeral services will be 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Luke Catholic Church, Two Rivers. Rev. Paul Schumacher will officiate with burial at Holy Cross Cemetery, Two Rivers. He was born June 19, 1907, at Rudolph, Wisconsin, son of the late Theodore and Anna VanDenWildenberg Coenen. He married the former Gladys T. Panure on January 28, 1929, at St. Luke Catholic Church, Two Rivers. She preceded him in death in 1989. He was employed at Mirro Foley for 40 years, retiring in 1972. He was a member of Mirro Retirement Club and the Men of Holy Redeemer. Survivors include six sons and daughters-in-law, three daughters and sons-in-law, four brothers and sisters-in-law, Simon and Angela Coenen of Rudolph, Wisconsin, Damion and Loretta Coenen of Auburndale, Wisconsin, Lambert and Agnes Coenen of Little Chute, Joseph and Catherine Coenen of Milwaukee; a sister, Mary Strean of Little Chute; 44 grandchildren, 38 great grandchildren, 5 step grandchildren and 8 step great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Catherine, four grandchildren, a son-in-law, a sister and a brother. Friends may call at Klein and Stangel Inc., Funeral Home, Two Rivers, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday. Memorial Service will be held at 7 p.m. (Herald Times Reporter, no date.)
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

George P Coonen

M, b. March 16, 1906, d. 1968

Parents

Family: Ruth D Huhn (b. December 25, 1914, d. January 20, 1994)

Biography

  • Birth: George P Coonen was born on March 16, 1906 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died in 1968, at age ~62.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Mary's, Kaukauna, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Doris Durkey

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Family: Delmar Knaack (b. February 21, 1925, d. June 7, 1999)