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Sara A Schultz

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Lindsay B Nieforth

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Michael D Schmitt

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Andrew D Schmitt

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Kymberly R Kelly

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Gary Dean Grotenhuis

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Family 2: Karen F Garrow

Biography

  • Birth: Gary Dean Grotenhuis was born on November 19, 1950.
  • Marriage: He was married on November 12, 1973 in Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Divorce: He was divorced on August 1, 1980.
  • Death: He died on September 18, 2009, at age 58.

Karen F Garrow

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Family: Gary Dean Grotenhuis (b. November 19, 1950, d. September 18, 2009)

Sheldon Matthew Genke

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Lori Faye Kucksdorf

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Joseph Mark Krueger

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Dawn Marie Hinzman

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Daniel Eugene Schwarz

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Lisa Madison

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Craig Madison

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Bernice M Kolberg

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Family: Harry H Schabo (b. April 30, 1913, d. December 19, 1984)

Biography

  • Birth: Bernice M Kolberg was born on April 7, 1919 in Wausau, Marathon Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Harry H Schabo were married on August 16, 1939.
  • Death: Bernice M Kolberg died on February 15, 2017, at age 97, in Seymour, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Bernice Schabo, age 97, was called to her heavenly home on Wednesday, February 15, 2017, at Good Shepherd Home in Seymour. Bernice was born in Wausau on April 7, 1919, daughter of the late Ernest and Augusta (Mallessa) Kolberg. She was the eldest of eleven children, and at a very young age helped to raise her brothers and sisters, help with the housework, and even bake bread. She was both baptized and confirmed at Zion Lutheran Church in Appleton. On August 16, 1939, she married Harry Schabo at Zion Lutheran. He preceded her in death in 1984.

    A short time after their marriage, they moved to a home near to St. John Lutheran Church on Highway 47, where they joined and became longtime members. They had their first child, Judith, while living there. Three years later, twin boys Mark and Clark joined the family. A short time later the family moved to a home in Center Valley where they remained for the balance of their lives. Bernice loved to garden, sew, can, bake, and do crafts. She was active in the Center Valley Homemakers, St. John Ladies Aid, and 4-H. Over the years, Bernice was employed by K-Mart, Appleton Woolen Mills, Prange's, and also worked part-time at the Black Creek Canning Factory. She loved to care for her flowers, especially her African Violets.

    Bernice is survived by her three loving children: Judith (Leo) Riehl of Little Chute, Mark (Beverly) Schabo of Center Valley, and Clark (Carol) Schabo of Center Valley. Her grandchildren are Brenda Wolf of Appleton, Tina Kahler of Kimberly, Lisa (Brian) Miller of Winneconne, Dale Riehl of Little Chute, Lorie (Tom) Grabowski of Minnesota, Kevin (Angie) Schabo of Neenah, Ben (Tab) Schabo of Center Valley, and Jason (Amy) Schabo of Seymour. There are also 18 great-grandchildren and 5 great-great-grandchildren. Bernice is also survived by two sisters: Arbutus Cegla and Jean (Chester) Kocheer; four brothers: Leland (Beatrice) Kolberg, Orville Kolberg, Ted (Debbie) Kolberg, and Tom (Pat) Kolberg; and two sisters-in-law: Arlene Kolberg and Elsie Kolberg. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Harry in 1984, brothers Merlin Kolberg and Vilas Kolberg, a sister Arlene (Jerome) Ciske; brothers-in-law: Ted Cegla, Robert (Gladys) Schabo, Howard (Millie) Schabo and Lester (Ethel) Schabo; and sisters-in-law Mary Kolberg and Helen (Lloyd) Witt.

    The Christian Funeral Service for Bernice will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, February 20, 2017 at ST. JOHN. EV. LUTHERAN CHURCH, N3505 Highway 47, Appleton, with Rev. Jeffrey Suhr officiating. Entombment will follow at Highland Memorial Park. Family and friends are invited to gather AT THE CHURCH on Sunday afternoon from 2:00 PM until 4:00 PM, and again on Monday from 9:00 AM until the time of the service. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in Bernice's memory.

    The family would like to thank the compassionate and caring staff at Good Shepherd Home in Seymour, as well as Pastor Jeffrey Suhr and Pastor Micah Martin for their visits, prayers, and support. Your kindness will never be forgotten.

    For more information or to share a memory of Bernice, please visit www.wichmannfargo.com.

Mark H Schabo

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Beverly Brown

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Clark W Schabo

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Kathryn Anderson

F, b. May 17, 1921, d. September 12, 2000

Family: Jacob M VanLeur (b. June 13, 1911, d. April 12, 2000)

Biography

  • Birth: Kathryn Anderson was born on May 17, 1921.
  • Death: She died on September 12, 2000, at age 79.

Curtiss A Mueller

M, b. August 26, 1940, d. February 14, 2017

Biography

  • Birth: Curtiss A Mueller was born on August 26, 1940.
  • Marriage: He was married on October 24, 1964.
  • Death: He died on February 14, 2017, at age 76, in Seymour, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Curtiss A. Mueller, 76, of Seymour, passed away Tuesday, February 14, 2017, at his home with his family by his side after battling cancer. He was born August 26, 1940, son of the late Carlton and Johanna (Schroeder) Mueller.

    On October 24, 1964, he was united in marriage to Nancy Schmit.

    Curtiss is a member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Seymour.

    A lifetime farmer, devoted husband, father, grandpa and friend will be sadly missed. To his grandkids and their friends, he will always be known as grandpa farm.

    Curt is survived by his wife, Nancy; son and daughter-in-law, David (Tina) Mueller, Seymour; daughter and son-in-law, Wendy (Don) Verhasselt, De Pere; grandchildren: Marc, Jacob, Kyle, Autumn Mueller, all of Seymour; brother and sister-in-law, Leslie (Shirley) Mueller, Seymour; Godchildren, Eugene Mueller and Darren Mueller.

    Friends may call at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Seymour on Monday, February 20, 2017 from 9 a.m. until services at 11 a.m. with Pastor Natalie Kramer officiating. Burial will take place in the parish cemetery. Online condolences may be expressed at www.muehlboettcher.com

    Muehl-Boettcher Funeral Home, Seymour is assisting the family with arrangements.

    Our family thanks Unity Hospice, especially Ashley, Cheryl and Heather for all their care, love and support during this time.
    Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Feb. 15 to Feb. 17, 2017.

Nancy Schmit

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Family: Curtiss A Mueller (b. August 26, 1940, d. February 14, 2017)

Wendy Sue Mueller

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Donald J Verhasselt

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Tom R Brown

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Michael T Brown

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