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Ethel Milbach

F, b. July 16, 1929, d. July 27, 1991

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  • Birth: Ethel Milbach was born on July 16, 1929 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Harold Willemsen were married in 1951.
  • Death: Ethel Milbach died on July 27, 1991, at age 62.

John Willemsen

M, b. May 14, 1891, d. 1962

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Family: Catharina Johanna VanBoekel (b. 1894, d. 1980)

Biography

  • Birth: John Willemsen was born on May 14, 1891 in Zeeland, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Catharina Johanna VanBoekel were married on May 1, 1922 in Escharen, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: John Willemsen died in 1962, at age ~71.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Catharina Johanna VanBoekel

F, b. 1894, d. 1980

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Family: John Willemsen (b. May 14, 1891, d. 1962)

Biography

  • Birth: Catharina Johanna VanBoekel was born in 1894 in Zeeland, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and John Willemsen were married on May 1, 1922 in Escharen, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Catharina Johanna VanBoekel died in 1980, at age ~86.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Bridget Ann Willemsen

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Family: David Elroy Froland (b. September 23, 1949, d. July 16, 2015)

David Elroy Froland

M, b. September 23, 1949, d. July 16, 2015

Biography

  • Birth: David Elroy Froland was born on September 23, 1949 in Antigo, Langlade Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on July 16, 2015, at age 65.
  • Note: David Elroy Froland, 65, of Appleton, passed away on July 16, 2015. David was born in Antigo, WI, on September 23, 1949, son of Elroy and Dolores (Dake) Froland. On January 15, 1972, David was united in marriage to Bridget Willemsen.

    David was a combat medic and veteran of the Vietnam Conflict who earned the Bronze Star for Heroism. He was a lifelong member of the Noetzelman-Boodry Legion Post 0377 in Elcho, WI. David was a long-time member of Crossroads Foursquare Church in Menasha, and took a great deal of pride in the church with respect to the multitude of hours he volunteered. David was a self-employed electrician and liked to work. David was considered a "Jack Of All Trades" and the "go-to guy" by all who knew him. David adored his grandchildren; they were his hobby, and he was always known as a giving man, never asking for anything in return.

    David is survived by: his wife Bridget; mother Dolores; 3 children: Benjamin (special friend Christina Connolly), Aaron (special friend Amber Fleming), and Amber (special friend Frederic Many); 3 grandchildren: Icys, Sophia, and Aidan; and sister Bonnie. He is preceded in death by: his father and sister Jeanette.

    A Memorial Service will be held at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, July 22, 2015, at Crossroads Foursquare Church, 1209 LONDON ST., Menasha, with Pastor Mike Norton officiating. Relatives and friends may visit from 4:00 PM until the time of service.

    In lieu of flowers, donations to the Crossroads Foursquare Benevolent Fund are appreciated.

    The Christ-likeness within David caused a ripple effect through everyone he knew, spanning generations, further instilling a continued desire to uphold that standard of goodness for generations to come.

Christine Willemsen

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Peter J Willemsen

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Andrew P Willemsen

M, b. June 16, 1958, d. October 20, 2015

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Biography

  • Birth: Andrew P Willemsen was born on June 16, 1958 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on October 20, 2015, at age 57.
  • Note: Willemsen, Andrew P. "Andy"

    Andy Willemsen, age 57 of Menasha, passed away on Tuesday, October 20, 2015 with his family around him. He was born on June 16, 1958 in Appleton, to the late Harold and Ethel (Milbach) Willemsen. On April 12, 1980, Andy married the love of his life Pamela Palmer. The family enjoyed spending time at Willemsen Golden Sands Resort on Pelican Lake. He was employed for 34 years at SCA Tissue in Menasha. Andy was a member of Crossroads Foursquare Church in Menasha. He enjoyed riding his motorcycle, football, basketball, and fishing. His #1 love was his grandsons and his family.

    Andy is survived by his loving wife of 35 years Pam Willemsen; children Jesse Willemsen and Nicole (Scott) Peik; grandchildren: Taylor Willemsen; Quincey and Dexter Peik; siblings: Bridget Froland, Pam (Paul) Vandenberg, Peter (Marilyn) Willemsen, Christy Mader, Matt (Cheiko) Willemsen, Tom (Karen) Willemsen, and Thad (Lauri) Willemsen; Pam's siblings: Scott Palmer, Thom (Colleen) Palmer, Julie (Pete) Kaul, Mike Palmer, and Anne (Andy) Naylor; along with his canine buddy Tucker. He was preceded in death by his parents, and Pam's parents Harland Palmer and Patricia Handrich.

    The memorial service for Andy will be held at 4:00 pm on Sunday, October 25, 2015 at WICHMANN FUNERAL HOME TRI-COUNTY CHAPEL, 1592 Oneida Street in Menasha. Pastor Mike Norton will be officiating. The family will receive relatives and friends on Sunday from 1:00 pm until the time of service. Online condolences can be offered at www.wichmannfargo.com.

Matthew J Willemsen

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Thomas Jude Willemsen

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Family: Karen Lott

Thad George Willemsen

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Family 1: Laurie Zinda

Marilyn Matias

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Pamela J Palmer

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Family: Andrew P Willemsen (b. June 16, 1958, d. October 20, 2015)

Chieko Unknown

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Karen Lott

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Laurie Zinda

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Jean Willemsen

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Family: Russell Timm

Russell Timm

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Richard Wallace Hedtke

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Derek Wallace Hedtke

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Aaron Thomas Hedtke

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Carol Jean Marvin

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Thomas William Appleton

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Jacob David Appleton

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena