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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Laverne Margaret Kons

F, b. July 1, 1914, d. May 2, 2006

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Biography

  • Birth: Laverne Margaret Kons was born on July 1, 1914 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Edward Henry Bongers were married on June 8, 1937 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Laverne Margaret Kons died on May 2, 2006, at age 91, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Angels Cemetery, Darboy, Wisconsin.
  • Note: May 4, 2006

    Bongers, Lavern M. (Kons) Lavern M. (Kons) Bongers, 91, of Little Chute, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family Tuesday, May 2, 2006 at Franciscan Care Center, Appleton. She was born July 1, 1914 in Little Chute, daughter of John and Odelia (Schauman) Kons. Lavern married Ed Bongers, June 8, 1937.

    She was a lifelong member of St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church, Little Chute.

    She is survived by her children: Marian (Ron) Revoir, Schofield; Jerry (Dar) Bongers, Appleton; Don (Nan) Bongers, De Pere and Joan (Tom) Spice, New London; 12 grandchildren: Cindy (Steve) Swiderski, Debbie (Jim) Lewitzke, Dan (Chris) Revoir, Cherri Hunter (Robert), Mark (Sara) Revoir, Charlene (Tom) Bongers, Bert Bongers, Vickie Bongers, Diana (Brad) Friis, Matthew (Felicia) Bongers, Tim (Lanette) Van Cuick and Brenda Van Cuick; 23 great-grandchildren: Faith, Shane, Jeni, Stephanie, Gabrielle, Desiree, Mark Jr., Michael, Ryan, Terrah, Brandon, Evan, Rebecca, Daniel, Ashley, Logan, Tyler, Nicole, Joshua, Dawson, Mariah, Ryan and Kyle; two great-great-grandchildren, Austin and Alexis; one brother, Mike (Sally) Kons; two sisters: Connie Ballard and Rita Fischer; and a sister-in-law, Alice Kons.

    She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Ed in March of 2003; sisters: Emily Ballard and Angeline Kons; brothers: Wilbert, Arthur and Raymond Kons.

    Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, May 6, 2006 at St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church with Rev. Ken Frozena officiating. Interment will be in Holy Angels Cemetery, Darboy. Friends may call at the Verkuilen Funeral Home from 4-7 p.m. Friday and 9-9:30 a.m. Saturday. There will be a prayer service Friday evening at 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

    The family would like to thank Dr. Jack Meyer and the staff of Franciscan Care Center for their loving care of mom. A memorial fund is being established.

    VERKUILEN FUNERAL HOME

    & CREMATION SERVICES

    Little Chute.

Marian Antonette Bongers

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Family: Ronald Eugene Revoir (b. September 2, 1936, d. January 21, 2009)

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

Gerald John Bongers

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

Donald Edward Bongers

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

Joan Ethel Bongers

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Family 1: Thomas J Spice (b. April 14, 1942, d. August 18, 2013)

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

Ronald Eugene Revoir

M, b. September 2, 1936, d. January 21, 2009

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Biography

  • Birth: Ronald Eugene Revoir was born on September 2, 1936 in Marinette, Marinette Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on January 21, 2009, at age 72, in Weston, Marathon Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Ronald E. Revoir
    Ronald E. Revoir, 72, Schofield, died Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2009, at Saint Clare's Hospital, Weston.
    Ronald retired as owner of the Revoir Insurance Agency for MSI Insurance. He also was employed for the Appleton Dental Arts as a bookkeeper.
    Survivors include his wife, Marian (Bongers) Revoir, Schofield; five children, Cindy (Steven) Swiderski and Mark (Sara) Revoir, all of Schofield, Debbie (Jim) Lewitzke, Wausau, Dan (Chris) Revoir, Selma, N.C., and Cheri (Robert) Hooker, Miami, Fla.; one brother, Jack Revoir, Ripon; one sister, Maryann (Bill) Welch, Darboy, Wis.; 12 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
    Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at St. Therese Catholic Church, Rothschild. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Kronenwetter, where graveside military services will be conducted by American Legion Montgomery-Plant Post No. 10. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at Brainard Funeral Home-Everest Chapel, Weston, and again from 10 a.m. until the time of services Monday at the church. There will be an Elks memorial service at 7 p.m. Sunday, followed by a parish vigil at 8 p.m., at the funeral home.

Nan Katherine Ebert

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Thomas J Spice

M, b. April 14, 1942, d. August 18, 2013

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Family 2: Grace Hartjes (b. December 30, 1947, d. March 21, 2015)

Biography

  • Birth: Thomas J Spice was born on April 14, 1942 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Grace Hartjes were married on February 20, 1965 in St Paul Church, Combined Locks, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Thomas J Spice died on August 18, 2013, at age 71, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Thomas James SpiceAge 71, died on Sunday, August 18, 2013 at Appleton Medical Center. He was born on April 14, 1942 in Appleton, son of the late Percy and Erna (VanDenElsen) Spice. Tom served his country with the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War. Tom was a very loving father having raised his four children. He retired from Outlook Graphics in Neenah after 25 years. On August 28, 1999, he married the love of his life, Joan. They enjoyed golfing, traveling, camping, and spending time with family, especially his grandchildren.He is survived by his wife Joan; four children: Diane Spice and special friend Shawn, Shawano; James (Samantha) Spice, Matoon; Renee (Thomas) Moeller, Greenville; John Spice, Appleton; two step-children: Tim Van Cuick, Larson; Brenda Van Cuick and special friend Rebecca Slye, Kenosha; ten grandchildren and one great-grandchild; siblings: Richard (Linda) Spice, Eagle River; Jackie Echtner, Navarino; Wendy Paiser, Shawano; James (Nancy) Spice, Marietta, GA; Tracy Spice, Eagle River; Dean (Romi) Spice, North Carolina; Pamela (John) Schoeneman, Scotts Bluff, NE; Shelly (Steve) Winter, Shawano; Lisa (Jim) Brauer, Shawano. He is further survived by aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother Shane Spice, a sister Diane Spice, and a brother-in-law Raymond Echtner.The memorial service for Thomas will be held on Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at SS. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Hortonville. A gathering of family and friends will be held on Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at the Borchardt & Moder Funeral Home in Hortonville from 4-7 p.m. and on Thursday at the church from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service.Tom was a generous man, who deeply enjoyed his family and friends. He always had a smile on his face and he will be remembered as an all around good guy.

Daniel Eugene Revoir

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Family 2: Lauri Ann Zinda

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

Mark Alan Revoir

M, b. September 1, 1964, d. August 18, 2012

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Family 2: Barbara Rolen

Family 3: Sara Unknown

Biography

  • Birth: Mark Alan Revoir was born on September 1, 1964 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on August 18, 2012, at age 47.
  • Note: Revoir, Mark A.

    Mark Alan Revoir Sr., 47, passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, August 18, 2012.

    A beloved father, son and brother will be dearly missed. He graduated from D. C. Everest High School in Schofield in1983. Mark also served in the Army National Guard in Culinary Arts.

    Mark cherished spending time with family and friends at his camper. He was an avid Packer Fan. Mark spent most of his life working as a Chef at Papillon's Pizza in Schofield for over 19 years. Sharing his passion, he unselfishly gave his time to cook for special occasions.

    He leaves behind 4 children: Mark (Maxine) Revoir Jr.and Mike Revoir both of CA; Gabby and Dezy Revoir both of Schofield. He is further survived by his mother, Marian (Bongers) Revoir; 3 sisters: Cindy (Steven) Swiderski, Deb (Jim) Lewitzke, Cheri (Robert) Hooker and a brother Dan (Chris) Revoir and many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews. His father, Ronald Revoir, precedes him in death.

    Memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, August 24, 2012 at Brainard Funeral Home-Everest Chapel, 5712 Memorial Court, Weston. Visitation be from 10:00 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home. Chaplain Wes Jedras will officiate.

    "The family would appreciate donations for funeral expenses in lieu of flowers."

    Online condolences may be given at www.brainardfuneral.com.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Donald Olson

M, b. December 24, 1916

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Family: Verona Marie Bongers (b. December 29, 1918, d. November 24, 2016)

Biography

  • Birth: Donald Olson was born on December 24, 1916 in Eagle Butt, Dewey Co, South Dakota.
  • Marriage: He and Verona Marie Bongers were married on June 10, 1941 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.

Michael J Krueger

M, b. March 22, 1956, d. August 20, 2011

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  • Birth: Michael J Krueger was born on March 22, 1956 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on August 20, 2011, at age 55, in Madison, Dane Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Michael J. Krueger, age 55, died unexpectedly Saturday, August 20, 2011, at U. W. Health Center in Madison. Mikey was born in Appleton on March 22, 1956, to the late Emery and Mary Krueger. He graduated with the class 1974 at Appleton West High School. After High School, Mikey proudly served his country in the U. S. Army. He worked as a print technician for many years at Impact Printing then went on as Senior Print Technician at Theda Care Printing for 10 years. He loved golfing, fishing, hunting, playing cards, and spending time with his family - especially his grandchildren.

    He is survived by 3 daughters: Sarah (Corey) Martin, Kimberly, Stephanie (David) Diemel, Nichols, and Amanda McCarthy, Charleston, SC; a son Scott Krueger, Kimberly; 7 grandchildren: Teya, Alyssa, Landon, Baylie, Kiera, Ethan, and Bentley; his mother, Mary Krueger, Appleton; 4 brothers: Emery R. Krueger, John R. Krueger, Timothy J. (Marlene) Krueger, and Joseph M. Krueger; 4 sisters: Rosemary J. Baker, Joan M. Hazen, Barbara H. Krueger, and Kristine M. Krueger. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, and special friends.

    A Memorial Service will take place at 4 pm on Thursday, August 25 at the Brettschneider-Trettin-Lederer Funeral Chapel, followed immediately by full military honors performed by Appleton Legion Post #38. Friends may visit at the funeral chapel on Thursday from 2 pm until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established.

    The family would like to extend a special thank you to good family friend Kevin Welker for being there for them and showing his support during Mikey's illness.

    Brettschneider-

    Trettin-Lederer

    606 N. Oneida St.

    Appleton 733-7383

    www.btlfuneral.com


    Published in Appleton Post-Crescent from August 22 to August 24, 2011.

Laura A Michelkamp

F, b. May 1, 1962, d. August 22, 2011

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Biography

  • Birth: Laura A Michelkamp was born on May 1, 1962 in Neenah, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She was married on October 4, 2003 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on August 22, 2011, at age 49, in Neenah, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Laura A. Batterman, age 49, of Hortonville, died Monday, August 22, 2011, at Theda Clark Medical Center.

    Laura was born on May 1, 1962, in Neenah, WI, the daughter of Harry Michelkamp and Elaine (Kirschling) Van Zummeren. She graduated from Neenah High School in 1980 and was employed at Plexus in Neenah from that time until the present. On October 4, 2003, Laura married Brian Batterman in Appleton, WI. She was a member of Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Hortonville, where she was also involved with the Catholic Heart Work Camp.

    Laura enjoyed flower gardening, walking, camping, watching fireworks, attending parades, the outdoors, and smelling the fresh air.

    Laura is survived by her husband, Brian Batterman; children, Ashley (Kyle) Norman and Drew Brunkey; step-children, Angela, Amanda, and Breyton Batterman; mother and step-father, Elaine Van Zummeren and Peter Tracanna; father and step-mother, Harry and Marlene Michelkamp; sister, Lynn (Pat) Nichols; godson, Jordan Nichols; father-in-law and mother-in-law, William and Darlene Batterman; brothers-in-law, Tom Batterman and David (Katy) Batterman; sisters-in-law, Carole Batterman-West (Mike Gick) and Sherri Batterman; many other aunts, uncles, cousins, relatives, and friends.

    She is preceded in death by her sister, Sharon Michelkamp; paternal grandparents, Baldus and Belvina Michelkamp; maternal grandparents, Frank and Irene Kirschling; step-grandmother, Hildegard Kirschling; and brother-in-law, William C. Batterman II.

    The Mass of Christian Burial for Laura will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 27, 2011, at Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church, 105 N. Olk St. Hortonville, with Father James Feely and Greg Layton officiating. Family and friends are invited to call directly at church Friday evening from 4:00 p.m. until 6:45 p.m. and again directly at church Saturday morning from 10:00 a.m. until the time of Mass. A prayer service will be held Friday evening at church at 6:45 p.m.

    A memorial fund has been established in Laura's name.

    Borchardt & Moder Funeral Home 109 W. Main St.

    Hortonville, WI

    920-779-4588

    www.borchardtmoderfuneralhomes.com


    Published in Appleton Post-Crescent on August 24, 2011.

Julius H (Bud) Apitz

M, b. April 10, 1922, d. May 9, 1997

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Family: Rosemary Angeline Bongers (b. February 20, 1927, d. April 23, 1963)

Biography

  • Birth: Julius H (Bud) Apitz was born on April 10, 1922 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Rosemary Angeline Bongers were married on June 10, 1948 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Julius H (Bud) Apitz died on May 9, 1997, at age 75, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Neenah, Wisconsin.

Henricus VandeHey

M, b. August 27, 1844, d. November 15, 1844

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Biography

  • Birth: Henricus VandeHey was born on August 27, 1844 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: He died on November 15, 1844, at age 0, in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Mary McKeefry

F, b. March 4, 1837, d. August 6, 1907

Family: Anthony Wallace (b. August 15, 1825, d. August 6, 1907)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary McKeefry was born on March 4, 1837 in Ohio.
  • Marriage: She and Anthony Wallace were married in 1859.
  • Death: Mary McKeefry died on August 6, 1907, at age 70, in Town of Ellington, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Alice Stingle

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Family: Harold Norbert DeGroot (b. September 12, 1920, d. March 31, 2003)

Jean Marie DeGroot

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Carol DeGroot

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Michael J Hooyman

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William Erickson

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