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Mayvis Elaine Glimme

F, b. January 29, 1932, d. May 12, 1992

Family: Gordon Balza (b. May 14, 1916, d. January 14, 1981)

Biography

  • Birth: Mayvis Elaine Glimme was born on January 29, 1932 in Lodi, Columbia Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Gordon Balza were married on December 14, 1974 in Brown County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Mayvis Elaine Glimme died on May 12, 1992, at age 60, in Madison, Dane Co, Wisconsin.

Donald Joseph Balza

M, b. July 22, 1921, d. June 17, 2004

Parents

Family 1: Sylvia Brienen (b. 1922, d. 1953)

Family 2: Dora Hannon (b. October 16, 1914, d. May 5, 1998)

Biography

  • Birth: Donald Joseph Balza was born on July 22, 1921 in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Dora Hannon were married on August 14, 1954 in Illinois.
  • Death: Donald Joseph Balza died on June 17, 2004, at age 82, in Pound, Marinette Co, Wisconsin.

Dora Hannon

F, b. October 16, 1914, d. May 5, 1998

Family: Donald Joseph Balza (b. July 22, 1921, d. June 17, 2004)

Biography

  • Birth: Dora Hannon was born on October 16, 1914 in New Franken, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Donald Joseph Balza were married on August 14, 1954 in Illinois.
  • Death: Dora Hannon died on May 5, 1998, at age 83, in Pound, Marinette Co, Wisconsin.

Elmer D Denis

M, b. August 5, 1924, d. December 7, 2014

Parents

Family: Dolores M Bomske (b. September 21, 1928, d. June 29, 2012)

Biography

  • Birth: Elmer D Denis was born on August 5, 1924.
  • Marriage: He and Dolores M Bomske were married on June 26, 1948.
  • Death: Elmer D Denis died on December 7, 2014, at age 90, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Nicolet Memorial Gardens, Green Bay, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Elmer D. Denis, 90, Green Bay resident, passed away peacefully, December 7, 2014, at a local assisted living home. He was born August 5, 1924 in the town of Luxemburg to the late Thomas and Agnes (DuBois) Denis. On June 26, 1948, he married Dolores Bomski at SS. Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church. Dolores preceded Elmer in death on June 29, 2012. Elmer loved to polka and square dance; he and Dolores were members of the Green Bay Squares. He served his country during WWII in the US Army from 1943-1946. [[Elmer served in "B" Battery of the 134th AAA Gun Battalion during WWII.]
    Elmer was a proud member of the Bellevue VFW, post 9677. He worked as a boiler operator for Procter & Gamble for 45 years until his retirement in 1989. Elmer enjoyed fishing, gardening and woodworking. He loved to snowmobile near his cabin in Twin Bridge, WI. Elmer is survived by his daughter, Debbie (Mike) Horkman; foster daughter, Connie (Russ) Wagner; grandchildren, Scott (special friend, Valerie) Horkman and Jeremy (Lisa) Horkman; a great grandson in which he absolutely adored, Jager Horkman. He is further survived by a sister, Donna Hermans; three brothers-in-law, Robert (Lorraine) Bomski, Tom Bomski, Robert Estel; a sister-in-law, Darlene (Bill) Smith.In addition to his loving wife Dolores, of 64 years, Elmer was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Agnes Denis; his seven sisters: Audrey Denis, Dorothy Denis, Grace Denis, Beatrice (Robert) VanPay, Florence (George) Balza, Arelene (Harvey) Miller, Marcelle Estel; his two brothers, Donald Denis and Alvin Denis.Friends may call at Prince of Peace Catholic Church, 3425 Willow Rd., on Friday, December 12, from 9:00-11:00 a.m. Funeral Mass to follow at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Daniel Viertel officiating. Entombment in the Shrine of the Good Shepherd Mausoleum.

    Green Bay Press Gazette Dec 9 2014.

Dolores M Bomske

F, b. September 21, 1928, d. June 29, 2012

Family: Elmer D Denis (b. August 5, 1924, d. December 7, 2014)

Biography

  • Birth: Dolores M Bomske was born on September 21, 1928.
  • Marriage: She and Elmer D Denis were married on June 26, 1948.
  • Death: Dolores M Bomske died on June 29, 2012, at age 83, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Nicolet Memorial Gardens, Green Bay, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Dolores M. Denis, 83, Green Bay resident, passed away peacefully on June 29, 2012 after a brief illness. She was born on September 21, 1928 in the town of Eaton to the late Stanley and Margaret (Konkle) Bomske. She graduated from West Eaton Grade School and received her GED in 1982. On June 26, 1948, she married Elmer Denis at SS. Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church. She worked at a glove factory for 25 years, 17 of which she served as supervisor, where she was well liked by her employees. Dolores enjoyed polka dancing, square dancing, playing cards and traveling. She traveled to most of the United States, including Hawaii and Alaska, as well as 7 countries. Dolores also liked gardening, especially flowers, fishing, snowmobiling, and had a degree in B.S. She could B.S. with the best of them, especially after a couple of whiskey 'ol-fashioned sweets. She was a member of SS. Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church and most recently Prince of Peace Catholic Church. Dolores was devoted to her family, especially her daughter and grandsons.

    She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Elmer; daughter, Debbie (Mike) Horkman; foster daughter, Connie (Russ) Wagner; grandchildren, Scott (special friend, Valerie) Horkman and Jeremy (Lisa) Horkman; brothers, Robert (Lorraine) Bomski and Tom Bomski; sister, Darlene (Bill) Smith; sisters-in-law, Marcel (Bob) Estel and Donna Hermans; and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

    In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Thomas and Agnes Denis; brothers and sisters-in-law, Robert and Beatrice Van Pay, George and Florence Balza, Harvey and Arleen Miller, Larry Hermans, Alvin Denis, Donald Denis, Grace Denis, Dorothy Denis and Audrey Denis.

    Friends may call at the Proko-Wall Funeral Home, 1630 E. Mason St., on Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. Parish wake service 7 p.m. Visitation will continue on Tuesday after 9:30 a.m. at Prince of Peace Catholic Church, 3425 Willow Road, until the time of Mass. Mass of Christian Burial 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the church with Rev. Ron Belitz officiating. Entombment in the Shrine of the Good Shepherd Mausoleum.

Debra L Denis

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Scott Horkman

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Jeremy Horkman

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Donna Denis

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Audrey Denis

F, b. 1928, d. 1929

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Audrey Denis was born in 1928.
  • Death: She died in 1929, at age ~1.

Dorothy Jane Denis

F, b. 1932, d. 1936

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Dorothy Jane Denis was born in 1932.
  • Death: She died in 1936, at age ~4.

Grace Denis

F, b. 1941, d. October 29, 1962

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Grace Denis was born in 1941.
  • Death: She died on October 29, 1962, at age ~21.
  • Burial: She was buried in Allouez Catholic Cemetery, Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Arleen Denis

F, b. June 15, 1926, d. April 14, 1995

Parents

Family: Harvey Miller (b. circa 1925, d. yes)

Biography

  • Birth: Arleen Denis was born on June 15, 1926.
  • Marriage: She and Harvey Miller were married on May 6, 1944.
  • Death: Arleen Denis died on April 14, 1995, at age 68, in Kewaunee, Kewaunee Co, Wisconsin.

Harvey Miller

M, b. circa 1925, d. yes

Family: Arleen Denis (b. June 15, 1926, d. April 14, 1995)

Biography

  • Birth: Harvey Miller was born circa 1925.
  • Marriage: He and Arleen Denis were married on May 6, 1944.
  • Death: Harvey Miller died yes.

Marcellina M Denis

F, b. February 27, 1933, d. January 5, 2013

Parents

Family: Robert Estel

Biography

  • Birth: Marcellina M Denis was born on February 27, 1933 in Humboldt, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She was married on November 7, 1951 in Humboldt, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on January 5, 2013, at age 79, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Nicolet Memorial Gardens, Green Bay, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Marcellina "Marcy" Estel, 79, Green Bay resident, died Saturday January 5, 2013 at the Jack and Engrid Meng Residence, following a long illness. She was born February 27, 1933, in the Town of Humboldt, to the late Thomas and Agnes (Dubois) Denis. Marcy graduated from Waterdivision Elementary School and attended Luxemburg High School. She married Robert Estel On November 7, 1951, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Humboldt. Marcy was employed as a seamstress for Northtrail Sporting Goods and later as a cook at numerous Green Bay health care facilities. Marcy loved to dance and was a member of the Green Bay Squares. She also loved to play Dominos, cards and beating Bob in a game of Farkle. Marcy enjoyed camping and traveling and cherished the time spent with her family. She had a passion for quilting and sewing and shared her gift with family and friends. Marcy was a member of SS Peter and Paul Parish for over 55 years.

    She is survived by her husband, Bob and their five children: Judy Arendt, Green Bay; June (Keith) Anderson, Amberg; Mike (Colleen) Estel, Grafton; Chris (Andy) Lampereur, Cedarburg and Rich (Suzanne) Estel, Hayward; eleven grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren; a brother, Elmer Denis, Green Bay and a sister, Donna Hermans, Luxemburg; a brother-in-law, Ben (Elaine) Estel, Luxemburg; two sisters-in-law; Hildegard Jonet, Green Bay and Betty (Donald) Ledvina, Luxemburg; nieces and nephews.

    She was preceded in death by two brothers; Alvin and Donald Denis; four sisters: Beatrice (Bob) Van Pay; Florence (George) Balza; Arleen (Harvey) Miller and Grace Denis; two infant sisters, Dorothy and Audrey Denis; sister-in-law, Delores Denis and her brother-in-law, Larry Hermans; Marcy was also preceded in death by members of Bob's family: father-in-law and mother-in-law, Peter and Caroline Estel; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law: Raymond (Betty) Estel, Peter (Alice) Estel, Eleanore (Jake) Wachal, Stacy (Frank) Krines, Millie (Eben) Vandeveld and Norman Jonet

    Entombment at Nicolet Memorial Gardens.

Robert Estel

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Family: Marcellina M Denis (b. February 27, 1933, d. January 5, 2013)

Donald G Denis

M, b. July 24, 1938, d. February 15, 2005

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Donald G Denis was born on July 24, 1938.
  • Baptism: He was baptized in Allouez Catholic Cemetery, Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on February 15, 2005, at age 66.

Alvin R Denis

M, b. November 10, 1922, d. March 28, 1945

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Alvin R Denis was born on November 10, 1922.
  • Death: He died in KIA WWII.
  • Death: He died on March 28, 1945, at age 22, in Luzan, Philippines.
  • Burial: He was buried in Allouez Catholic Cemetery, Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Ghislain Denis

M, b. March 6, 1816, d. May 16, 1864

Family: Ann Josephe Doyen (b. September 5, 1812, d. 1891)

Biography

  • Birth: Ghislain Denis was born on March 6, 1816 in Roenne, Grez-Doiceau, Brabant Walloon, Belgium.
  • Marriage: He and Ann Josephe Doyen were married on September 16, 1848 in Belgium.
  • Death: Ghislain Denis died on May 16, 1864, at age 48, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Ann Josephe Doyen

F, b. September 5, 1812, d. 1891

Family: Ghislain Denis (b. March 6, 1816, d. May 16, 1864)

Biography

  • Birth: Ann Josephe Doyen was born on September 5, 1812 in Roenne, Grez-Doiceau, Brabant Walloon, Belgium.
  • Marriage: She and Ghislain Denis were married on September 16, 1848 in Belgium.
  • Death: Ann Josephe Doyen died in 1891, at age ~79.

Gregoire Denis

M, b. February 7, 1841, d. 1923

Parents

Family: Anna Mary Gosze (b. 1846, d. November 30, 1919)

Biography

  • Birth: Gregoire Denis was born on February 7, 1841 in Belgium.
  • Death: He died in 1923, at age ~82.
  • Burial: He was buried in Fort Howard Memorial Park, Green Bay, Wisconsin.

Anna Mary Gosze

F, b. 1846, d. November 30, 1919

Family: Gregoire Denis (b. February 7, 1841, d. 1923)

Biography

  • Birth: Anna Mary Gosze was born in 1846.
  • Death: She died on November 30, 1919, at age ~73.

Stephanie Denis

F, b. July 16, 1859, d. November 25, 1903

Parents

Family 1: Martin Detienne (b. September 16, 1856, d. July 1, 1889)

Family 2: Mathias Sandquist (b. November 1869, d. December 4, 1944)

Biography

  • Birth: Stephanie Denis was born on July 16, 1859 in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Martin Detienne were married on June 18, 1877 in Brown County, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: Stephanie Denis and Mathias Sandquist were married on September 3, 1891 in Marathon, Marathon Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Stephanie Denis died on November 25, 1903, at age 44, in Wausau, Marathon Co, Wisconsin.

Martin Detienne

M, b. September 16, 1856, d. July 1, 1889

Family: Stephanie Denis (b. July 16, 1859, d. November 25, 1903)

Biography

  • Birth: Martin Detienne was born on September 16, 1856 in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Stephanie Denis were married on June 18, 1877 in Brown County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Martin Detienne died on July 1, 1889, at age 32, in Wausau, Marathon Co, Wisconsin.

Mathias Sandquist

M, b. November 1869, d. December 4, 1944

Family: Stephanie Denis (b. July 16, 1859, d. November 25, 1903)

Biography

  • Birth: Mathias Sandquist was born in November 1869 in Finland.
  • Marriage: He and Stephanie Denis were married on September 3, 1891 in Marathon, Marathon Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Mathias Sandquist died on December 4, 1944, at age 75.