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Augusta Gallou

F, b. circa 1830

Family: John Meyer (b. circa 1830)

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  • Birth: Augusta Gallou was born circa 1830.

Kathleen Weeks

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Diane Weeks

F, b. August 31, 1960, d. December 13, 2014

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Family 2: Peter Koeck

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  • Birth: Diane Weeks was born on August 31, 1960.
  • Death: She died on December 13, 2014, at age 54.
  • Note: Rachfal Koeck, Diane

    Age 54, Appleton, passed away on Saturday, December 13, 2014 at ManorCare peacefully in her sleep after a short battle with cancer. She was born in Chicago, IL to Robert and Noreen (Van Dinter) Weeks on August 31, 1960. Diane was married to Peter Koeck. She lived her life every day with a smile on her face. Diane was a very generous, positive and encouraging person. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church.

    Diane is survived by her husband Peter; daughter: Teresa Rachfal; sons: Jason Rachfal and Jonathan Lane; grandchildren: Diego, Scentica, Selena, Mercedes, Cassandra and Dominick; stepchildren: Kayla, Kyle, Kara, Kaylee; her mother Noreen; a sister Kathleen and a brother Joel. Further survived by nieces and nephews.

    A Memorial Service will be held at 3:30 pm on Thursday, December 18 at Brettschneider-Trettin-Nickel Funeral Chapel. Friends may visit at the funeral chapel on Thursday from 1:00 pm until the time of service.

Jennifer Lynne Weeks

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Christopher Robert Weeks

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Emma Caliendo

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Joyce Ann VanHandel

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JoAnn K VanHandel

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Steven Donald VanHandel

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William Ian Nagan

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Kathy A VanHandel

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Lanette Marie Schulz

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Robert Frederick Peterson

M, b. May 12, 1922, d. August 1, 1997

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  • Birth: Robert Frederick Peterson was born on May 12, 1922.
  • Marriage: He was married on November 18, 1943 in Sherwood, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on August 1, 1997, at age 75, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Robert F. Peterson, 1806 S. Madison St., Appleton, 75, passed away Fri Aug. 1, 1997 at Appleton Medical Center. He was born on May 12, 1922, the son of Charles and Theresa Micke Peterson. On Nov. 18, 1943, he was united in marriage to the former Miss Marie Eckes in Sherwood WI.

    Robert is survived by his wife, Marie; a daughter, Theresa (Ralph) Vannett, Appleton; two grandchildren: David and Christine Vannett; five sisters: Ethel Kreick, Kaukauna; Florence (Jacob) Lamers, Kimberly; Lilas (Milford) Roehrborn, Wrightstown; Patricia Vandeyacht, kaukauna; Ida (Ray) Vanden Langenberg, Green Bay; a sister-in-law, Dorothy Peterson, Black Creek; and a special uncle, Raymond Micke, Kaukauna.

    He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Charles Peterson; a sister, Carol Van Laarhoven; two brothers-in-law: Orville Kreick and Mark Vandeyacht. The mass of resurrection will be held at 6 p.m. Mon. Aug. 4, 1997 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 222 E. Fremont St., Appleton, with Fr. William Kuhr officiating. Burial will be held at Holy Cross Cemetery, Kaukauna. Friends may call directly at the church from 4 p.m. until the time of service. The Wichmann Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. A memorial fund is being established. Special thanks to Dr. Winek, Dr. Derksen, and the nursing staff from 2 South ICU at Appleton Medical Center.

Marie Rosella Eckes

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Family: Robert Frederick Peterson (b. May 12, 1922, d. August 1, 1997)

Theresa Mary Peterson

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Ethel Peterson

F, b. November 12, 1920, d. January 24, 2004

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Family 1: Joseph A Porto (b. May 21, 1921, d. May 21, 1984)

Family 2: Orville Krieck (b. August 1, 1904, d. October 1978)

Biography

  • Birth: Ethel Peterson was born on November 12, 1920.
  • Marriage: She and Orville Krieck were married in 1960.
  • Divorce: Ethel Peterson and Joseph A Porto were divorced on October 8, 1973.
  • Death: Ethel Peterson died on January 24, 2004, at age 83, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: 2004 Appleton Post Crescent dated 1/28/2004; Krieck, Ethel (Peterson), Little Chute Age 83, passed away on Saturday, January 24, 2004 at St. Elizabeth Hospital surrounded by her family. Ethel was born on November 12, 1920, daughter of the late Charles and Theresa (Micke) Peterson. In 1960, she married Orville "Slim" Krieck, and the couple operated Meadows Riding Stable for many years. Ethel is survived by two daughters: Shirley (David) Mulroy, Fremont; JoAnn (Robert) VerKuilen, Little Chute; three sons: Richard (Sallie) Porto, New Berlin; Donald (Patricia) Porto, Bakersfield, California; Moxy Krieck, Bayside; fifteen grandchildren: Stephanie (Greg) Berger, Valerie Mulroy, Shaun (Anita) Mulroy, Andy Mulroy, Daniel Mulroy, and Katina Mulroy; Mark (Teresa) VerKuilen, Karen Williams, and Stacy (Kevin) Doucette; Lisa (John) Egan, Tristan Porto, and Angela Porto; David Porto, Scott Porto, and Sara Porto; seven great-grandchildren: James Mulroy, Sadie Mulroy, Andrea, Grant, Stone and Chancellor VerKuilen, and Henry Egan; three sisters: Lilas (Milford) Roehrborn, Wrightstown, Patricia Vandeyacht, Kaukauna; Ida (Ray) VandenLangenberg, Green Bay; two sisters-in-law: Marie Peterson, Appleton and Dorothy Peterson, Black Creek. She was preceded in death by her parents, her stepmother, Millie Peterson; two brothers: Robert Peterson and Charles Peterson; two sisters and three brothers-in-law: Florence and Jake Lamers; Carol and Joe Van Laarhoven, and Mark Vandeyacht. Her wit, wisdom and compassion will be dearly missed. Mother, my love, we love you! What a glorious day in the life of Ethel Krieck! A celebration of Ethel’s life will be held at a later date. Condolences can be sent to:JoAnn VerKuilen 904 W. McKinley Avenue Little Chute, Wisconsin 54140.

Lilas A Peterson

F, b. August 12, 1925, d. February 6, 2016

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  • Birth: Lilas A Peterson was born on August 12, 1925.
  • Marriage: She and Milford Arnold Roehrborn were married on August 11, 1945.
  • Death: Lilas A Peterson died on February 6, 2016, at age 90.
  • Note: Lilas A. (Peterson) Roehrborn, age 90, of Wrightstown, passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 6, 2016. She was born August 12, 1925, the daughter of the late Charles and Theresa (Micke) Peterson. Lilas married Milford A. Roehrborn on August 11, 1945. Together they shared 65 years of marriage. Her husband Milford preceded her in death on September 10, 2010. They resided in the same house in Wrightstown for over 67 years. Lilas and Milford raised 11 children there. Lilas was a devoted wife, a wonderful mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother. She had a great sense of humor and loved to laugh. Mother was very creative. She enjoyed reading, writing poetry, sewing, painting, crocheting, baking, cooking, gambling, watching game shows on television, feeding and watching the birds and wildlife from her window in the kitchen. Lilas loved driving her golf cart all over her property and to the woods and back. She enjoyed sharing stories of her life and reminiscing. She loved her two dogs, Winston and Annie, and her cat, Tripper Louise.

    During her lifetime while raising her 11 children, she cleaned the Kaukauna Clinic and Briggs School. She also worked with her husband at their meat market and the meat shop at home. She also worked at Weber's Supermarket, Kaukauna Community Hospital as a cook and the American Legion in Wrightstown.

    Lilas will be sadly missed by her children: Kathleen (Ken) Van De Hey of Greenleaf, Deborah Laux of Sauk City, Linda (Richard) Schroeder of Combined Locks, Milford Jr. (Susan) Roehrborn of Seymour, Phil A. (Ronald Suhr) Roehrborn of Spring Green, Charles Sr. (Linda) Roehrborn of Kaukauna, Carolyn Romenesko (Tom Vock) of Wrightstown, Ronald (Jean) Roehrborn of Kaukauna, Richard (Michael Mayle) Roehrborn of Kaukauna; son-in-law, Mark Vande Hey of Kaukauna; daughter-in-law, Pam Kaster of Denmark; 23 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; sister Ida (Ray) Vanden Langenberg of Green Bay, sisters-in-law Marie Peterson of Kaukauna and Dorothy Peterson of Black Creek. She is further survived by many nieces, nephews and friends.

    Lilas is preceded in death by her husband, Milford A. Roehrborn; her parents; her step-mother, Mille Peterson; her son, Jeffery Roehrborn, daughter, Suzanne Vande Hey, grandchild, Stacy Lynn Vande Hey, and son-in-law, Richard Liebergen; brothers Robert and Charles Peterson; sisters and brothers-in-law Carol (Joe) Van Laarhoven, Florence (Jake) Lamers, Patricia (Mark) VandeYacht and Ethel (Orville) Krieck.

    A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 20, 2016 at IMMANUEL UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST, 510 Sullivan Avenue, Kaukauna. Visitation will be received at the church on that day from 11:00 p.m. until the time of service. Together Milford and Lilas will be laid to rest at Union Cemetery in Kaukauna at a later date. Online condolences can be expressed at www.wichmanfargo.com.

    Lilas' family wishes to extend a sincere thank you to all the staff at St. Paul Elder Care Home and to Hospice, as well as Dr. Graunke, Donna and Connie. The care Lilas received was truly amazing, she was treated with such love, respect and dignity that she referred to everyone as her angels. We cannot say enough about the care she received. Thank you.

Ida Peterson

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Orville Krieck

M, b. August 1, 1904, d. October 1978

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Family: Ethel Peterson (b. November 12, 1920, d. January 24, 2004)

Biography

  • Birth: Orville Krieck was born on August 1, 1904.
  • Marriage: He and Ethel Peterson were married in 1960.
  • Death: Orville Krieck died in October 1978, at age 74, in Menasha, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.