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Kathy Besaw

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Amy Jean Besaw

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Gary Francis McDermid

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Joseph A Rajotte

M, b. May 10, 1954, d. May 2, 2014

Family: Judy Besaw

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph A Rajotte was born on May 10, 1954 in Haverhill, Essex Co, Massachusetts.
  • Death: He died on May 2, 2014, at age 59, in Boston, Suffolk Co, Massachusetts.
  • Note: Joseph A. Rajotte, 59, of Lawrence, Massachusetts, passed away on Friday, May 2nd, 2014 at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, MA. He was born in Haverhill, Massachusetts on May 10th, 1954 to the late Edward and Helen (Gardner) Rajotte. Joe was educated in the Haverhill Schools and was a graduate of Haverhill High school. He worked for Fabco Metal Products as a Welder. He enjoyed fishing and loved spending time with family and caring for his pets. According to Joe’s family he was the type of person to help people in need.
    Joe’s family would like to extend special thanks to the Tufts Medical Center Team for the care and compassion they were shown during Joseph’s stay.

    His family members include
    His wife Judy A. (Besaw) Rajotte of Lawrence, MA
    His children: Josh Rashed of New Hampshire
    Jodi Collins and her husband Michael of New Hampshire
    Sabrina Carey and her husband Jeremy of New Hampshire
    His stepchildren: Stacy Martinez and her husband Torino of Greenbay, WI
    Stephanie Mahoney and her husband Patrick of Datona Beach, FL
    Christopher Newhouse of Greenbay, WI
    His grandchildren: Christopher, Desirea, Cody and Christina
    His step-grandchildren: Zachary, Mikayla, Miranda and Cristian
    His brothers and sisters:
    Thomas Rajotte of Lawrence, MA
    Donna Sanchez of Lawrence, MA
    Michael Morton and his wife Marcy of Haverhill, MA.
    Brenda Morton of Lowell, MA.
    Paula Morton of Lawrence, MA
    Marsha Garfield and her wife Carmen Rosario of Lawrence, MA
    Stephen Rajotte of Lawrence, MA
    As well as several nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

    Brother of the late Linda Morton who passed away in 2013

    Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to call on Thursday, May 8th, 2014 from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the John Breen Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., 122 Amesbury Street, Lawrence, MA. For online condolences and other information please visit us at www.breenfuneralhome.com. His funeral service will take place at 7:00 p.m. following the calling hours. Burial will be private at the request of the family.

    Donations may be made in his name to the John Breen Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., 122 Amesbury Street, Lawrence, MA 01841, to defray the funeral expenses.

Donald Vanderheyden

M, b. July 30, 1927, d. May 12, 2017

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Biography

  • Birth: Donald Vanderheyden was born on July 30, 1927 in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Doris John were married on February 18, 1950 in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Donald Vanderheyden died on May 12, 2017, at age 89.
  • Burial: He was buried in Allouez Catholic Cemetery, Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Donald "Don" Vanderheyden, 89, Green Bay, died peacefully on Friday, May 12, 2017, surrounded by his family. He was born on July 30, 1927, in Green Bay, to Hiram and Louisa (Zietz) Vanderheyden.

    Don served his country in the U.S. Navy from 1944 through 1948 and had been stationed in Asia. On August 15, 1948, he went on a blind date with Doris John. On February 18, 1950, Don got to marry the love of his life, Doris, at St. Mary of the Angels Catholic Church. Don worked for Proctor and Gamble from 1949 until he retired as an Employee Services Manager in 1988. He was a charter member of St Jude Catholic Church and currently belonged to St. Matthew Catholic Church. Don volunteered with The Concerned Hearts Club, with Unity Hospice, and with the YMCA.

    Don and Doris enjoyed their cottage on Surprise Lake and vacationing in Arizona for 17 years. They also loved their travels to Jamaica. He enjoyed putzing around, building rock walls, playing bocce ball, shafskopf, and bingo. Don especially enjoyed his trip with the Honor Flight in 2013.

    Survivors include his daughters and sons-in-law, Susie and Joe Hilgers, Black Creek; Sammie and Jim McDonald, Two Rivers, Sally Cubitt, Green Bay; Stacy and Gary O'Dell, New Franken; his grandchildren, Molly (Brad) Dunlap, James (Erin) McDonald, Jake (fiancé Zitsi Mirakhur) McDonald, Cassie McDonald, Brady (special friend Emily Blaney) Cubitt; his step-grandchildren, Joe (special friend Jenny Gill) Hilgers, Jr., Travis (Andrea) Hilgers; great-grandchildren, Natalie, Gavin, and Emi McDonald, Nora and Max Dunlap; his step-great-grandchildren, Ashlei, Alethia, Paige, Aspen and Wyatt Hilgers; a brother-in-law, Richard (Betty) John; many beloved nieces, nephews and friends.

    Don was preceded in death by his wife, Doris; a son-in-law, Tom Cubitt; seven brothers and sisters, Eva (Joe) Kapla, Lucille (Ralph) Vandertie, Violet (Clarence) Demmer, Lorraine (David) DeVetter, Irene "DeDe" Vanderheyden, Sonny (Iva) Vanderheyden, and Vernon (Marie) Vanderheyden

    Friends may call as St. Matthew Catholic Church, 130 St. Matthew St, from 9-11:00 a.m., Wednesday. The Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, with Rev. Robert Kabat officiating, the service will be concluded with full military honors. Entombment will be in Allouez Chapel Mausoleum. Blaney Funeral Home is assisting the family. To send online condolences, please go to www.BlaneyFuneralHome.com.

    A memorial fund will be established in Don's name.

    The family would like to thank Heartland Hospice, the caregivers at Bellevue Retirement Home, Ann Froehlich and Dr. Rhonda Steffel for their compassion during dad's time of need.

    May we help the song of his life continue through the stories that we tell.
    Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from May 14 to May 15, 2017.

Doris John

F, b. October 6, 1923, d. March 8, 2008

Biography

  • Birth: Doris John was born on October 6, 1923.
  • Marriage: She and Donald Vanderheyden were married on February 18, 1950 in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Doris John died on March 8, 2008, at age 84.
  • Burial: She was buried in Allouez Catholic Cemetery, Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Susan Marie Vanderheyden

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Family 3: Joseph Hilgers

Paul Henry Short

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Ricki James Moras

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Joseph Hilgers

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Sammie Vanderheyden

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James J McDonald

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Sally A Vanderheyden

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Family: Thomas E Cubitt (b. April 13, 1956, d. June 4, 2007)

Thomas E Cubitt

M, b. April 13, 1956, d. June 4, 2007

Biography

  • Birth: Thomas E Cubitt was born on April 13, 1956.
  • Death: He died on June 4, 2007, at age 51.
  • Burial: He was buried in Allouez Catholic Cemetery, Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Thomas E. Cubitt, 51, Green Bay, died Monday, June 4, 2007, at a local hospital.

    He was born April 13, 1956, in Minneapolis, Minn., to Parris "Buck" and Jeanne (Hanstrom) Cubitt. He attended Lombardi Junior High and graduated from Southwest High School in 1974.

    In 1979, Tom graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a degree in chemical engineering.

    In 1980, he married Sally Vanderheyden at St. Jude Catholic Church in Green Bay.

    He had been employed at Curwood for the past 27 years and was director of product development. Tom was an avid sports fan and loved the Packers. He also enjoyed sailing and was a great Wisconsin Badger fan.

    Survivors include his wife, Sally; one son, Brady; his mother, Jeanne Cubitt, Oshkosh; three sisters and one brother-in-law, Karen Rakich, Kathleen Word, both of Oshkosh; Mary and Leo Naidl, Cato; one brother, James Cubitt, Oshkosh; his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Donald and Doris Vanderheyden, Green Bay; three sisters-in-law and their husbands, Susan and Joe Hilgers, Black Creek; Sammie and Jim McDonald, Green Bay; Stacy and Gary O'Dell, New Franken; aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

    He was preceded in death by his father, Parris "Buck" Cubitt; his grandparents, Donald and Anne Hanstrom, Parris and Grace Cubitt.

    Friends may call at St. Jude Catholic Church, from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursday. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday at the church with the Rev. Ron Belitz officiating. Entombment will be in Allouez Chapel Mausoleum. To send online condolences, please go to www.BlaneyFuneralHome.com.

    A memorial fund has been established in his name.

    The Cubitt family extends their appreciation to Ann Froelich for her spiritual guidance over the past 12 years.

    Blaney Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Brady Cubitt

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Stacy Mae Vanderheyden

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Gary Frederick O'Dell

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Kim Marie Melchior

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Steven Ronald LaPlant

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Robert Joseph Melchior

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Christine Johnson

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Michael Joseph Melchior

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Debra DeBauche

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Jeffrey Joseph Melchior

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Toni Parins

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