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Norman Charles Starchaska

M, b. December 21, 1915, d. March 26, 1996

Family: Beatrice Eleanor Meidam (b. August 13, 1916, d. January 29, 2005)

Biography

  • Birth: Norman Charles Starchaska was born on December 21, 1915.
  • Marriage: He and Beatrice Eleanor Meidam were married on November 21, 1940 in Bear Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Norman Charles Starchaska died on March 26, 1996, at age 80, in Bear Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Janice Faye Starchaska

F, b. April 22, 1952, d. September 8, 2011

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Janice Faye Starchaska was born on April 22, 1952 in New London, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on September 8, 2011, at age 59, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Arthur Earl Meidam

M, b. January 14, 1923, d. July 21, 2016

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Arthur Earl Meidam was born on January 14, 1923 in Bear Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He was married on September 6, 1947 in Deer Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on July 21, 2016, at age 93.
  • Note: Arthur "Art" E. Meidam, age 93, of Clintonville, passed away Thursday July 21, 2016 at home with his family by his side.

    Arthur Earl Meidam was born January 14, 1923 in Bear Creek to Arthur Sr. & Anna (Jorgenson) Meidam. Art was baptized, confirmed, and a life-long member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Bear Creek. He attended school at Bear Creek Elementary, Nicholson Parochial School, and graduated from Bear Creek High School in 1940. He married Bernice Koehler on September 6, 1947 at St. John's, Town of Deer Creek. They farmed on their farm in Bear Creek until 1970, when they moved to Clintonville where he continued to work and retired from the Four-Wheel Drive.

    Art is survived by his loving wife of 68 years, Bernice; 3 children: Lowell (Rita) Meidam, Darla (Bruce) Galland, & Lorna (Roger) Mathison; 7 grandchildren; 5 step-grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; 15 step-great-grandchildren; & 2 great-great-grandchildren.

    He is further survived by a sister, Gladys Lorenz; a sister-in-law, Leila Krueger, & many nieces & nephews.

    He was preceded in death by his parents; his sisters, Lucille (Lyle) Wendt & Beatrice (Pete) Starchaska; brother-in-law, Paul Lorenze; son-in-law, Roger Anderson; sisters-in-law & brothers-in-law, Elda & Kenneth Conradt, Frieda & Walter Volz, Eunice & Chet Heiman, & brother-in-law, Lawrence Krueger. Also a great-granddaughter, Briana Meidam.

    Funeral services will be held 11 AM Monday, July 25, 2016 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Township of Bear Creek, with the Rev. Michael Stock officiating. Interment will take place following the service at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Township of Bear Creek.

    Friends may call on Monday at the church from 9 AM until the time of the service.

    Art's family would like to give special thanks to ThedaCare at Home to Debbie and ThedaCare Hospice to Kristy & Joleen, for all their love and care given to Art and the rest of the family.

    The Eberhardt-Stevenson Funeral Home & Crematory, Clintonville, is assisting the family.

    An online guestbook is available at eberhardtstevenson.com.

    Published in Appleton Post-Crescent on July 23, 2016.

Bernice Koehler

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Family: Arthur Earl Meidam (b. January 14, 1923, d. July 21, 2016)

Lowell A Meidam

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Parents

Family: Rita Schmidt

Rita Schmidt

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Darla Meidam

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Parents

Bruce Galland

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Family: Darla Meidam

Lorna Meidam

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Parents

Roger Mathison

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Family: Lorna Meidam

Gladys Meidam

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Parents

Family: Paul Lorenz (b. April 28, 1918, d. January 22, 1999)

Paul Lorenz

M, b. April 28, 1918, d. January 22, 1999

Family: Gladys Meidam

Biography

  • Birth: Paul Lorenz was born on April 28, 1918.
  • Death: He died on January 22, 1999, at age 80.

Anthony Rothof

M, b. circa 1810

Biography

  • Birth: Anthony Rothof was born circa 1810 in Netherlands.
  • Note: 1850 Census listed as Blacksmith living alone in Kaukauna
    1860 Census living in Freedom with Jacob and Catherine Ermers and Catholic Priest Gerrett Spierings.
    1870 Census living in Freedom, Blacksmith with John & Adelheid Kramer and family.
    1880 Census living in Freedom with Albert & Harriet Sanderfoot family, Blacksmith.
    1885 WI Census living in Freedom.
  • Immigration: He immigrated to Maria Magdalena in 1848 Line 30.

Mamie Leona Koehn

F, b. April 3, 1900, d. October 21, 1975

Parents

Family: Samuel Edward Jenkins (b. October 10, 1890, d. February 13, 1959)

Biography

  • Birth: Mamie Leona Koehn was born on April 3, 1900 in Sandy, Salt Lake Co, Utah.
  • Marriage: She and Samuel Edward Jenkins were married on April 12, 1918 in Sandy, Salt Lake Co, Utah.
  • Death: Mamie Leona Koehn died on October 21, 1975, at age 75, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah.

Garland Francis Koehn

M, b. July 23, 1906, d. October 31, 2001

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Garland Francis Koehn was born on July 23, 1906 in Utah.
  • Death: He died on October 31, 2001, at age 95, in Utah.

Merlin Koehn

M, b. May 29, 1914, d. December 28, 1958

Parents

Family: Violet Leona Strasburg (b. December 7, 1906, d. October 12, 1972)

Biography

  • Birth: Merlin Koehn was born on May 29, 1914 in Sandy, Salt Lake Co, Utah.
  • Marriage: He and Violet Leona Strasburg were married on February 17, 1948 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah.
  • Death: Merlin Koehn died on December 28, 1958, at age 44, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah.

Alvin Laver Koehn

M, b. May 2, 1917, d. December 11, 1964

Parents

Family: Verna Bradbury Silolti (b. October 8, 1922, d. March 1, 2014)

Biography

  • Birth: Alvin Laver Koehn was born on May 2, 1917 in Sandy, Salt Lake Co, Utah.
  • Marriage: He and Verna Bradbury Silolti were married on September 28, 1963 in Nevada.
  • Death: Alvin Laver Koehn died on December 11, 1964, at age 47, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah.

Helen Lerene Koehn

F, b. April 12, 1922, d. April 7, 1985

Parents

Family: Norman Irvin Olson (b. January 19, 1921, d. December 2005)

Biography

  • Birth: Helen Lerene Koehn was born on April 12, 1922 in Sandy, Salt Lake Co, Utah.
  • Death: She died on April 7, 1985, at age 62, in Utah.

Norman Irvin Olson

M, b. January 19, 1921, d. December 2005

Family: Helen Lerene Koehn (b. April 12, 1922, d. April 7, 1985)

Biography

  • Birth: Norman Irvin Olson was born on January 19, 1921 in Midvale, Salt Lake Co, Utah.
  • Death: He died in December 2005, at age 84, in Magna, Salt Lake Co, Utah.

Samuel Edward Jenkins

M, b. October 10, 1890, d. February 13, 1959

Family: Mamie Leona Koehn (b. April 3, 1900, d. October 21, 1975)

Biography

  • Birth: Samuel Edward Jenkins was born on October 10, 1890 in Sandy, Salt Lake Co, Utah.
  • Marriage: He and Mamie Leona Koehn were married on April 12, 1918 in Sandy, Salt Lake Co, Utah.
  • Death: Samuel Edward Jenkins died on February 13, 1959, at age 68, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah.

Fern Jennen Jenkins

F, b. March 4, 1934, d. October 6, 1998

Parents

Family: Richard Otto Linnarz (b. May 30, 1935, d. March 19, 2012)

Biography

  • Birth: Fern Jennen Jenkins was born on March 4, 1934 in Sandy, Salt Lake Co, Utah.
  • Marriage: She and Richard Otto Linnarz were married on January 3, 1953 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah.
  • Death: Fern Jennen Jenkins died on October 6, 1998, at age 64, in Midvale, Salt Lake Co, Utah.

Richard Otto Linnarz

M, b. May 30, 1935, d. March 19, 2012

Family: Fern Jennen Jenkins (b. March 4, 1934, d. October 6, 1998)

Biography

  • Birth: Richard Otto Linnarz was born on May 30, 1935 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah.
  • Marriage: He and Fern Jennen Jenkins were married on January 3, 1953 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah.
  • Death: Richard Otto Linnarz died on March 19, 2012, at age 76.

Ervin Laverl Jenkins

M, b. August 11, 1919, d. October 21, 1980

Parents

Family: Mattie Naonda Baldwin (b. July 8, 1928, d. October 26, 2003)

Biography

  • Birth: Ervin Laverl Jenkins was born on August 11, 1919 in Sandy, Salt Lake Co, Utah.
  • Marriage: He and Mattie Naonda Baldwin were married on April 7, 1948.
  • Death: Ervin Laverl Jenkins died on October 21, 1980, at age 61, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah.

Mattie Naonda Baldwin

F, b. July 8, 1928, d. October 26, 2003

Family: Ervin Laverl Jenkins (b. August 11, 1919, d. October 21, 1980)

Biography

  • Birth: Mattie Naonda Baldwin was born on July 8, 1928 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah.
  • Marriage: She and Ervin Laverl Jenkins were married on April 7, 1948.
  • Death: Mattie Naonda Baldwin died on October 26, 2003, at age 75, in Draper, Salt Lake Co, Utah.

Virginia LaRue Jenkins

F, b. March 3, 1921, d. March 27, 1921

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Virginia LaRue Jenkins was born on March 3, 1921 in Sandy, Salt Lake Co, Utah.
  • Death: She died on March 27, 1921, at age 0, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah.