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Evelyn M Nooyen

F, b. September 11, 1928, d. March 31, 2012

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Biography

  • Birth: Evelyn M Nooyen was born on September 11, 1928 in Marinette, Marinette Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Milton VandenHoven were married on September 14, 1948 in Bay Settlement, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Evelyn M Nooyen died on March 31, 2012, at age 83.
  • Note: Evelyn M. Vandenhoven, 83, of Green Bay, passed away March 31, 2012 and is walking with the Lord. She was born on September 11, 1928 to the late John and Virginia (Meyer) Nooyen. Evelyn enjoyed cooking, flowers, gardening and had a love of dogs. She was very proud of her family and loved giving bear hugs to her grandchildren.

    Survivors include her husband of 64 years, Milton Vandenhoven; 6 children, Kit (Sharon) Vandenhoven, Lakewood, WI, Patricia (Mike) Clark, Sun Prairie, WI, Connie (Peter) Corsten, Barbara (Thomas) Vandermuss, Lynn DuBois, and Scott (Holly) Vandenhoven; 18 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; 4 great-great grandchildren.

    She was preceded in death by 2 sons, Patrick and Jeff Vandenhoven; 1 grandson Timothy DuBois; 2 brothers, Raphael and Raymond Nooyen.

    Friends may call at St. Bernard Catholic Church, 2040 Hillside Ln. from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Tuesday. Memorial Mass 1:00 p.m. Tuesday at the church with the Rev. David Pleier officiating. Online condolences may be sent to the Vandenhoven family at www.prokowall.com.

    The family would like to thank Santa Maria Nursing Home for all their special care


    Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette on April 2, 2012.

Milton VandenHoven

M, b. December 15, 1927, d. August 20, 2013

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Milton VandenHoven was born on December 15, 1927 in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Evelyn M Nooyen were married on September 14, 1948 in Bay Settlement, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Milton VandenHoven died on August 20, 2013, at age 85.
  • Note: Milton J. Vandenhoven, 85, Green Bay, passed away on Tuesday, August 20, 2013 surrounded by his family. He was born on December 15, 1927 in Green Bay to the late Mathias and Agnes (Champeau) Vandenhoven. Milton served his country in the U.S. Air Force for two years working in administration. On September 14, 1948, he married Evelyn Nooyen at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Bay Settlement. She preceded him in death on March 31, 2012. Milton worked as a letter carrier for over 20 years until his retirement. He then went to work for Lamers Bus Lines as a school bus driver, where he proudly drove the same route for 22 years. Milton enjoyed spending time with his family, reading and the outdoors.He is survived by his 6 children, Kit (Sharon) Vandenhoven, Lakewood; Patricia (Mike) Clark, Sun Prairie; Connie (Peter) Corsten; Barbara (Thomas) Vandermuss; Lynn DuBois; and Scott (Holly) Vandenhoven, all of Green Bay; 18 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; 5 great great grandchildren; 3 sisters, Rita Huven; Eileen (Leo) Charlier; Bernadette Blodgett.In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by 2 sons, Patrick and Jeff Vandenhoven; 1 grandson, Timothy DuBois; 2 brothers-in-law, Cyril Huven and Bernard Blodgett.Friends may call at St. Bernard Catholic Church, 2040 Hillside Lane; on Monday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Memorial Mass 12 noon Monday at the church with Rev. Mark Vander Steeg officiating. Proko-Wall Funeral Home is assisting the family. Online condolences may be expressed at www.prokowall.com.The family would like to thank the staff of Santa Maria Nursing Home for all of their warm and loving care.

William Nooyen

M, b. July 13, 1830, d. June 10, 1832

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Biography

  • Birth: William Nooyen was born on July 13, 1830 in Gemert, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: He died on June 10, 1832, at age 1, in Gemert, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

John Crannen

M, b. January 30, 1860

Parents

Family: Regina Nooyen (b. February 13, 1869)

Biography

  • Birth: John Crannen was born on January 30, 1860 in Town of Scott, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Marion C Nooyen

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George W Driessen

M, b. March 8, 1871, d. July 15, 1945

Parents

Family: Petronella Gerlag (b. November 25, 1876, d. February 25, 1963)

Biography

  • Birth: George W Driessen was born on March 8, 1871 in Dreumel, Gelderland, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Petronella Gerlag were married on April 9, 1902 in Dreumel, Gelderland, Netherlands.
  • Death: George W Driessen died on July 15, 1945, at age 74.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Petronella Gerlag

F, b. November 25, 1876, d. February 25, 1963

Parents

Family: George W Driessen (b. March 8, 1871, d. July 15, 1945)

Biography

  • Birth: Petronella Gerlag was born on November 25, 1876 in Dreumel, Gelderland, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and George W Driessen were married on April 9, 1902 in Dreumel, Gelderland, Netherlands.
  • Death: Petronella Gerlag died on February 25, 1963, at age 86.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Joanna Petronella Driessen

F, b. January 16, 1911, d. August 5, 2003

Parents

Family: Orville E Liesch (b. January 12, 1912, d. September 10, 1993)

Biography

  • Birth: Joanna Petronella Driessen was born on January 16, 1911 in Dreumel, Gelderland, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Orville E Liesch were married on December 2, 1939.
  • Death: Joanna Petronella Driessen died on August 5, 2003, at age 92, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Liesch, Joan P. 1611 North Alvin Street Appleton

    Age 92, died Tuesday morning, August 5, 2003, at her home. She was born January 16, 1911 to the late George and Petronella (Garlead) Driessen, in Holland. Joan moved to the United States with her family in 1925. On December 2, 1939, she married Orville E. Liesch. Survivors include two sons and a daughter-in-law, Thomas and Rita Liesch, Alabama; Ralph Liesch, Appleton; two grandsons, Matthew Liesch, Fenton, MO; Erik Liesch, Granite City, IL; a brother, Peter (Kittie) Driessen, California; a sister, Helen Driessen, Appleton; two sisters-in-law, Peggy Driessen and Katherine Driessen, both of Appleton; numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Preceding Joan in death is her husband, Orville E. Liesch, five brothers, George Driessen, Jr., John Driessen, Ted Driessen, Arnold Driessen and Joseph Driessen and a sister, Marion Casper. Funeral services for Joan will be held at 10:00 am, Friday, August 8, 2003, at the funeral home, with Jordan Kuczwara, Hospice Chaplain, officiating. Burial will be in Appleton Highland Memorial Park. Friends may call at the funeral home, from 4-8 pm, Thursday and on Friday from 9:00 am, until the time of the service. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you make a donation in Joan’s name to the Salvation Army or the Humane Society.

    WICHMANN FUNERAL HOME 537 North Superior Street Appleton 739-1231 www.wichmannfuneralhomes.com.
  • Immigration: She immigrated in 1925.

Orville E Liesch

M, b. January 12, 1912, d. September 10, 1993

Family: Joanna Petronella Driessen (b. January 16, 1911, d. August 5, 2003)

Biography

  • Birth: Orville E Liesch was born on January 12, 1912 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Joanna Petronella Driessen were married on December 2, 1939.
  • Death: Orville E Liesch died on September 10, 1993, at age 81, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Thomas Liesch

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Ralph Liesch

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Rita Mae Buck

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Geertrui VanWijk

F, b. circa 1800, d. September 2, 1842

Parents

Family: Willem Driessen (b. circa 1800)

Biography

  • Birth: Geertrui VanWijk was born circa 1800.
  • Death: She died on September 2, 1842 in Dreumel, Gelderland, Netherlands.

Willem Driessen

M, b. circa 1800

Family: Geertrui VanWijk (b. circa 1800, d. September 2, 1842)

Biography

  • Birth: Willem Driessen was born circa 1800.

Helen M Driessen

F, b. February 10, 1920, d. January 6, 2004

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Helen M Driessen was born on February 10, 1920 in Dreumel, Gelderland, Netherlands.
  • Death: She died on January 6, 2004, at age 83, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Helen, Driessen Kaukauna

    Helen, age 83, passed away Tuesday, January 6, 2004 at St. Paul Home in Kaukauna. She was born February 10, 1920 in Dreumel, Holland, daughter of the late George and Petronella (Gerlag) Driessen. She was employed by Kimberly Clark and worked at the Lakeview Mill for 30 years retiring in 1980. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church. She is survived by a brother and sister-in-law Peter and Kitty Driessen, New Hall, CA many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by 5 brothers: George, Arnold, Ted, John and Joseph; 2 sisters: Marion Casper and Joan Liesch. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated 10:30 am Friday, January 9, 2004 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with the Rev. Robert Karuhn officiating. Inunrnment will take place at St. Joseph Cemetery. Friends may call directly at the Sacred Heart Room from 9:30 am, Friday until the time of service. A memorial fund has been established. The family would like to express their thanks for the loving care and concern Helen received at St. Paul’s Home during her stay. Brettschneider-Trettin-Lederer Funeral Chapel 606 N. Oneida St., Appleton, WI 920-733-7383 www.btlfuneral.com.

Romaine Ango

M, b. circa 1530

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Biography

  • Birth: Romaine Ango was born circa 1530.

John Antonius Driessen

M, b. January 19, 1916, d. November 20, 1965

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: John Antonius Driessen was born on January 19, 1916 in Dreumel, Gelderland, Netherlands.
  • Death: He died on November 20, 1965, at age 49.
  • Burial: He was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Theodorus Gerardus Driessen

M, b. July 24, 1912, d. July 24, 1913

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Theodorus Gerardus Driessen was born on July 24, 1912 in Dreumel, Gelderland, Netherlands.
  • Death: He died on July 24, 1913, at age 1, in Dreumel, Gelderland, Netherlands.

Arnold John Driessen

M, b. December 31, 1902, d. July 18, 1959

Parents

Family: Genevieve Mary Bosser (b. March 27, 1908, d. March 30, 1984)

Biography

  • Birth: Arnold John Driessen was born on December 31, 1902 in Dreumel, Gelderland, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Genevieve Mary Bosser were married on September 9, 1928 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Arnold John Driessen died on July 18, 1959, at age 56, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Joseph Arnoldus Driessen

M, b. February 1, 1906, d. 1959

Parents

Family: Grace Hayden

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Arnoldus Driessen was born on February 1, 1906 in Dreumel, Gelderland, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He was married on May 15, 1928 in Sacred Heart Church, Appleton, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died in 1959, at age ~53, in Detroit, Wayne Co, Michigan.

Marianna Antonia Driessen

F, b. November 10, 1909, d. March 29, 1974

Parents

Family: Lawrence J Casper (b. December 10, 1907, d. January 12, 1988)

Biography

  • Birth: Marianna Antonia Driessen was born on November 10, 1909 in Dreumel, Gelderland, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Lawrence J Casper were married on June 23, 1930 in Sacred Heart Church, Appleton, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Marianna Antonia Driessen died on March 29, 1974, at age 64, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Lawrence J Casper

M, b. December 10, 1907, d. January 12, 1988

Parents

Family: Marianna Antonia Driessen (b. November 10, 1909, d. March 29, 1974)

Biography

  • Birth: Lawrence J Casper was born on December 10, 1907 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Marianna Antonia Driessen were married on June 23, 1930 in Sacred Heart Church, Appleton, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Lawrence J Casper died on January 12, 1988, at age 80.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Michael Cwiak

M, b. circa 1895

Family: Mary Waiter (b. circa 1895)

Biography

  • Birth: Michael Cwiak was born circa 1895.
  • Marriage: He and Mary Waiter were married in Pulaski, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Mary Waiter

F, b. circa 1895

Family: Michael Cwiak (b. circa 1895)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary Waiter was born circa 1895.
  • Marriage: She and Michael Cwiak were married in Pulaski, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Paul D Oskar

M, b. July 21, 1961, d. February 26, 1999

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Biography

  • Birth: Paul D Oskar was born on July 21, 1961 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
  • Death: He died on February 26, 1999, at age 37.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/6/15E.