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Julie Guyette

F, b. April 20, 1831, d. April 1, 1899

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Family: Isaac Surprenant (b. October 14, 1816, d. August 16, 1917)

Biography

  • Birth: Julie Guyette was born on April 20, 1831 in Canada.
  • Marriage: She and Isaac Surprenant were married on September 14, 1847 in Qu├ębec, Canada.
  • Death: Julie Guyette died on April 1, 1899, at age 67, in Maple Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Daniel Thomas Maley

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Kevin Michael Calmes

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Tracy Ann Geerts

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

James David Hammen

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Susan Irene Lamers

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Brooke Kathryn Hammen

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Donald Thompson

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Sharon Krolow

F, b. February 28, 1943, d. August 1, 2015

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Biography

  • Birth: Sharon Krolow was born on February 28, 1943.
  • Death: She died on August 1, 2015, at age 72.
  • Note: Sharon Thompson, 72, Little Chute, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family on August 1, 2015. She was born on February 28, 1943 to the late Arnold and Pauline (Larson) Krolow in Milwaukee.

    She grew up and attended school in Tigerton where she made many memories and many friends. The friendships she formed during her school days lasted a lifetime. She remained close with each of them, even drawing strength from some, in her final days.

    She met the man who would become her husband when she was a bridesmaid and he was a groomsmen in both their best friends wedding. On June 27, 1964 she married Don Thompson at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Tigerton and enjoyed their honeymoon at the infamous Tigerton Dells.

    Sharon was very creative and loved to do wood working projects with her husband. He would cut out all of her projects and assemble them and she would make them beautiful. She also had a strong passion for crocheting. Over the years she crocheted hundreds of newborn baby hats and donated them to the local hospitals as well as a special baby blanket for each of her grandchildren. She was proud of her Norwegian heritage and strived to keep it alive by teaching herself the art of rosemaling and wheat weaving. She also learned to cook traditional Norwegian dishes like lutefisk, lefse and rosette cookies

    She enjoyed camping, gardening, bingo, cooking and playing sheepshead with her family. In her younger years she spent time as a school aide, a Boy Scout and Girl Scout leader, a religion teacher and a volunteer for just about any other activity her children were involved in. As she became older, her focused turned to her 12 grandchildren. She adored and cherished each one and she made sure her home was never without cookies, dove chocolates or gum. She enjoyed attending their school concerts, sporting events and just being around them.

    She is survived by her husband, Don; four children, Douglas (Karrie) Thompson, Bradley (Fawn) Thompson, Nicole (Dave) Wilson, Danielle (Chris) Van Zeeland; grandchildren, Jacob and Lexie Thompson, Nathan, Elizabeth, Logan and Claudia Thompson, Calvin, Paige, and Parker Wilson, Zane, Zoey and Zak Van Zeeland; brothers, Larry (Joyce) Krolow, Richard (Gail) Krolow; as well as many other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

    She is preceded in death by her father, mother, stepmother, father in law and mother in law.

    Visitation will be held on Thursday, August 6, 2015 at SACRED HEART CATHOLIC CHURCH (222 East Fremont Street, Appleton) from 3 pm to the time of Funeral Mass at 5 pm. Fr. Brian Wideman will be officiating. To sign the guestbook, please visit oconnellfh.com.

Eugene Edward Zdanovec

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Amy Sue Kunth

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Nathan James Zdanovec

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Gene Fredrick Kunth

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Carol J Berner

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Allan Bennett

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Sharon Sprouls

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Joan Ellen McMahon

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Timothy David Bennett

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James F McMahon

M, b. June 6, 1924, d. May 6, 2001

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Family: Eleanor A Wagner (b. August 28, 1922, d. August 30, 1997)

Biography

  • Birth: James F McMahon was born on June 6, 1924 in Racine, Racine Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Eleanor A Wagner were married on August 18, 1945.
  • Death: James F McMahon died on May 6, 2001, at age 76.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/10/98.

Eleanor A Wagner

F, b. August 28, 1922, d. August 30, 1997

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Family: James F McMahon (b. June 6, 1924, d. May 6, 2001)

Biography

  • Birth: Eleanor A Wagner was born on August 28, 1922.
  • Marriage: She and James F McMahon were married on August 18, 1945.
  • Death: Eleanor A Wagner died on August 30, 1997, at age 75, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/10/98.

William David Frank

M, b. November 10, 1929, d. September 22, 2008

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Biography

  • Birth: William David Frank was born on November 10, 1929 in Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Joyce Marie Kern were married on July 3, 1954 in St Joseph Church, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: William David Frank died on September 22, 2008, at age 78, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: September 23, 2008

    Frank, William D. "Touhy"
    William D. Frank "Touhy," age 78, of Appleton, passed away with his family by his side on Monday, September 22, 2008, at St. Elizabeth Hospital. Touhy was born November 10, 1929, in Kimberly, the son of the late Irwin and Esther (Rosenthal) Frank. He resided all of his life in the Fox Valley and was a 1947 graduate of Kimberly High School. Touhy was united in marriage to Joyce Kern on July 3, 1954, sharing 54 years together. He was employed by Kimberly-Clark Corp. at the Lakeview Mill in Neenah for many years retiring in 1988 and still enjoyed the KC Health Club. Touhy was a veteran of the Korean War, serving with the 34th General Hospital in Germany. He will be remembered as a devoted grandfather and an avid gardener. He enjoyed feeding birds and keeping a meticulous lawn.
    Touhy will be deeply missed by his loving wife Joyce; six children: Kerry (Susan) Frank of Appleton, Billy (Sue) Frank of Appleton, Jamie (Becky) Frank of Neenah, Sally Frank of Appleton, Jodie (Adrian "Peach") Rietveld of Little Chute, and Stacy (Kurt) Steger of Kaukauna; grandchildren Molly (Bryan) Setzer, Casey Frank, Nick and Tony Frank, Stefanie Frank and her special friend Bob Brendemihl, Andy Frank and special friend Marie Christman, Jaime, Carly, and Lindsey Rietveld; great-grandchildren Ava and Colton Setzer, and Haley Frank; a brother Richard (Audrey) Frank of Mountain; sisters-in-law Lorraine Coopman of Menasha, Bernice Schmidt of Appleton, Rita (Leonard) Wyngaard of Kimberly, and Donna (Cornelius) Van Hout of Kimberly; brother-in-law Nick (Marilyn) Kern of Shawano.
    In addition to his parents, Touhy was preceded in death by a grandchild Bryce Rietveld and a sister Irene Douglas.
    A service celebrating Touhy's life will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, September 25th at the Brettschneider-Trettin-Lederer Funeral Chapel with Rev. James Rademaker officiating followed by full military honors. Entombment will take place at St. Joseph Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral chapel from 10 a.m. Thursday until the hour of service. A memorial fund has been established.
    The family would like to extend a special thank you to the nurses and staff of St. Elizabeth Hospital ICU
    Brettschneider-
    Trettin-Lederer
    606 N. Oneida St.
    Appleton,WI.
  • Graduation: He graduated from Kimberly High School in 1947.

Joyce Marie Kern

F, b. February 4, 1931, d. September 3, 2014

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Biography

  • Birth: Joyce Marie Kern was born on February 4, 1931 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and William David Frank were married on July 3, 1954 in St Joseph Church, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Joyce Marie Kern died on September 3, 2014, at age 83, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Joyce M. Frank

    83, Appleton, passed away Wed. Sept. 3, 2014 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

    She was born Feb 4, 1931 in Appleton to the late Nicholas and Margaret (Weiland) Kern. Joyce graduated from Appleton High School in 1949. She worked at Zwicker's Knitting Mill. Joyce met the love of her life, William 'Touhy' Frank at the July 4th Celebration in Pierce Park. They later wed on July 3, 1954 and he preceded her in death in 2008.

    She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church and also loved to bake, generously sharing what she made with her family. She was an avid Brewer and Packer fan and loved her flower gardens.

    She will be greatly missed by her six children: Kerry (Susan) Frank, Panama; Billy (Sue) Frank, Appleton; Jamie (Becky) Frank, Neenah; Sally Frank, Appleton; Jodie (Adrian "Peach") Rietveld, Little Chute and Stacy (Kurt) Steger, Kaukauna; grandchildren: Molly (Bryan) Setzer; Casey Frank; Nick (special friend, Kelly) Frank; Tony Frank; Stefanie Frank; Andy (Marie) Frank; Jaime (special friend, Saul) Rietveld; Carly (special friend, Ben) Rietveld; Lindsey (special friend, Evan) Rietveld; Mitch (special friend Mikayla) Steger and Lucas Steger; great grandchildren: Ava, Colton and Wyatt Setzer; Haley Frank and Patrick Frank; two sisters: Lorraine Coopman, Menasha and Donna (Cornelius) Van Hout, Kimberly; two sisters-in-law: Audrey Frank, Chilton and Marilyn Kern, Neenah.

    Joyce was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Touhy and siblings: Vincent, Dolores, Bernice, Joann, Rita and Nick; and her grandson, Bryce Rietveld.

    A Mass of Resurrection will be held at 11 AM Monday, Sept. 8, 2014 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Appleton with Rev. Brian Wideman officiating. Friends may visit the family Monday from 9 AM until the time of Mass directly at church. Entombment will take place in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Appleton.

    The family wishes to thank Affinity Hospice especially Barbie and her staff for the compassionate care shown to mother.

    Take it easy Mom.

Clarence Quentin Dunlavy

M, b. October 6, 1909, d. July 23, 1989

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Family: Ava Jane Christensen (b. June 16, 1918, d. August 27, 1998)

Biography

  • Birth: Clarence Quentin Dunlavy was born on October 6, 1909.
  • Marriage: He and Ava Jane Christensen were married on June 5, 1937.
  • Death: Clarence Quentin Dunlavy died on July 23, 1989, at age 79, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Ava Jane Christensen

F, b. June 16, 1918, d. August 27, 1998

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Family: Clarence Quentin Dunlavy (b. October 6, 1909, d. July 23, 1989)

Biography

  • Birth: Ava Jane Christensen was born on June 16, 1918.
  • Marriage: She and Clarence Quentin Dunlavy were married on June 5, 1937.
  • Death: Ava Jane Christensen died on August 27, 1998, at age 80.