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Florence Cornelissen

F, b. December 12, 1909, d. May 23, 2005

Parents

Family: John Valentine Beth (b. May 13, 1904, d. April 17, 1957)

Biography

  • Birth: Florence Cornelissen was born on December 12, 1909 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and John Valentine Beth were married on October 9, 1937 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Florence Cornelissen died on May 23, 2005, at age 95, in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

John Valentine Beth

M, b. May 13, 1904, d. April 17, 1957

Parents

Family: Florence Cornelissen (b. December 12, 1909, d. May 23, 2005)

Biography

  • Birth: John Valentine Beth was born on May 13, 1904 in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Florence Cornelissen were married on October 9, 1937 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: John Valentine Beth died on April 17, 1957, at age 52.

Henry George Siebers

M, b. August 10, 1887, d. April 20, 1969

Parents

Family: Henrietta Catherine Emmers (b. October 14, 1896, d. October 18, 1959)

Biography

  • Birth: Henry George Siebers was born on August 10, 1887 in Town of Woodville, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Henrietta Catherine Emmers were married on May 2, 1916.
  • Death: Henry George Siebers died on April 20, 1969, at age 81.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/6/69N.
  • Note: Appleton Post Crescent
    Monday, April 21, 1969

    Henry G. Siebers
    505 Vanden Broek St. Little Chute
    Age 81, passed away Sunday evening at 8 p.m. after a short illness. He was born August 10, 1887 in Woodville, and before his retirement he was an auto mechanic for the Outagamie County Garage.
    Survivors are three daughter, Mrs. Wayne [Germaine] Shillcox, Appleton; Mrs. Ralf [Ruth] Bewick, Falls Church, Virginia; and Mrs. Paul [Mary] Carnot, Kaukauna; five sons, Robert W., Milwaukee; and Rev. Glenn Siebers, Green Bay; Mark P., Brooklyn, New York; Orville, Forest Park, Ohio; Roger, Glen Burnie, Maryland; six brothers, William, Appleton; Nicholas, Colorado Springs, Colorado; Frank and Joseph, Kaukauna; Bernard, Jolliet, Illinois; Steven, Kelso, Washington; one sister, Mrs. Wenzel [Marie] Conrad, Kaukauna; 26 grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
    Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 10 a.m. at St. John Catholic Church, Little Chute, burial in the parish cemetery. The Rev. Glenn Siebers will officiate. Friends may call after 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Verkuilen Funeral Home and the rosary will be prayed at 8 p.m. Tuesday.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Henrietta Catherine Emmers

F, b. October 14, 1896, d. October 18, 1959

Parents

Family: Henry George Siebers (b. August 10, 1887, d. April 20, 1969)

Biography

  • Birth: Henrietta Catherine Emmers was born on October 14, 1896 in Brillion, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Henry George Siebers were married on May 2, 1916.
  • Death: Henrietta Catherine Emmers died on October 18, 1959, at age 63, in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/6/69N.

Glen Francis Siebers

M, b. May 4, 1923, d. August 10, 2003

Parents

St John High School Yearbook 1954
St John High School Yearbook 1942

Biography

  • Birth: Glen Francis Siebers was born on May 4, 1923 in Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on August 10, 2003, at age 80.
  • Burial: He was buried in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Appleton Post Crescent

    Wednesday, August 13, 2003

    Father Glen Francis, O.Praem

    The Reception of the Body/Vespers of the Dead Service will be held in St. Norbert Abbey on Friday, August 15, 2003 at 7:30 p.m. Visitation will follow until 9 p.m. and will continue on Saturday, August 16, 2003 from 8:30 a.m. until 10 a.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held in the St. Norbert Abbey Church on Saturday, August 16, 2003 at 10 a.m.

    Ryan Funeral Home
    De Pere.
  • Graduation: He graduated from St John High School, Little Chute, in 1942.
  • Ordination: He was ordained in 1950 in Norbertine Priest.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Mark P Siebers

M, b. December 17, 1926, d. August 15, 2015

Parents

St John High School Yearbook 1945

Biography

  • Birth: Mark P Siebers was born on December 17, 1926.
  • Death: He died on August 15, 2015, at age 88, in Hoboken, Hudson Co, New Jersey.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/6/69N.
  • Residence: He resided in Jersey City, Hudson Co, New Jersey.
  • Note: Mark Siebers passed away August 15, 2015 at the Hoboken University Medical Center.
  • Graduation: He graduated from St John High School, Little Chute, in 1945.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Roger J Siebers

M, b. October 26, 1937, d. November 13, 2016

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Roger J Siebers was born on October 26, 1937.
  • Divorce: He was divorced.
  • Divorce: He was divorced.
  • Death: He died on November 13, 2016, at age 79, in Maryland.
  • Note: SIEBERS, ROGER J.

    On Sunday, November 13, 2016, Roger J. Siebers, son of Henry G. Siebers and Henrietta Emmers, beloved father of Richard Siebers (wife Margaret), Steven Siebers (wife Carin) and Diane Nelson; devoted grandfather of Corey Nelson, Ashley Little, Megan Siebers, Lauren Nelson, Allyson Luttrell, Alyssa Siebers and Aimee Siebers passed away. He is survived by his sisters Mary Carnot, Ruth Bewick and Germaine Shillcox; preceded in death by several loving brothers.

    Roger’s interests included photography, golfing, reading, fishing and taking walks. He also enjoyed tinkering with things that needed to be fixed and his most recent nemesis was an old Magellan GPS unit.

    Roger was born and raised in Wisconsin and lived in Virginia, South Carolina and Maryland. He also lived for a time in Germany.

    On Friday, December 2, 2016, Roger J. Siebers will be interred at Maryland Veterans Cemetery Crownsville, 1122 Sunrise Beach Road, Crownsville, MD 21032. Arrival time 1:00PM, services will include military honors. The family welcomes friends at the cemetery but will be holding a private gathering after the service.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Germaine Siebers

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Parents

  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Wayne Shillcox

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Parents

Ruth Siebers

F, b. September 11, 1924, d. April 3, 2017

Parents

Family: Joseph Ralf Bewick (b. May 21, 1921, d. June 1, 2004)

Biography

  • Birth: Ruth Siebers was born on September 11, 1924.
  • Death: She died on April 3, 2017, at age 92, in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/10/79.
  • Note: Ruth Siebers Bewick, Little Chute, age 92, born September 11, 1924, passed away peacefully at home on Monday, April 3, 2017. She is survived by her son, Thomas Bewick and two daughters: Nancy Bewick and Karen Tinkham. She is further survived by four grandsons and many great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

    Expressions of sympathy's may be sent to Boettcher Family Funeral Home, 2401 Fieldcrest Dr., Kaukauna, WI 54130. (920) 766-2099 www.boettcherfamilyfuneral.com

    Published in Appleton Post-Crescent on Apr. 5, 2017
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    Bewick, Ruth Siebers

    Memorial for Ruth Siebers Bewick at Boettcher Family Funeral Home May 25 from 4pm to 6pm to pay your last respects.

    Published in Appleton Post-Crescent on May 24, 2017.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Joseph Ralf Bewick

M, b. May 21, 1921, d. June 1, 2004

Parents

Family: Ruth Siebers (b. September 11, 1924, d. April 3, 2017)

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Ralf Bewick was born on May 21, 1921 in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on June 1, 2004, at age 83.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/10/79.
  • Note: Appleton Post Crescent

    Wednesday, June 2, 2004

    J. Ralf Bewick

    Age 83, of Kaukauna died early Tuesday June 1, 2004 at St. Paul Home. Ralf was born May 21, 1921 to the late Bert and Oda [Barth] Bewick in Green Bay. Ralf enlisted into the U.S. Army and graduated from Officers Candidate School as a Captain. He served during World War II for seven years in the Signal Corp of the Army until his honorable discharge. Ralf married the former Ruth Siebers on June 25, 1949 at St. John Catholic Church in Little Chute. He worked for the U.S. Govt as a Communications Engineer within the Dept. of Commerece until his retirement in 1981. Ralf loved his family and cherished the time he spent with his children and grandchildren. He especially enjoyed watching his grandsons compete in various sporting events.

    He is survived by his wife, Ruth Bewick; three children, Thomas [Elizabeth] Bewick and their two son, Michael and Patrick; Nancy Bewick; and Karen Tinkham [Molly Harris] and her three sons, Joseph, Robert and Mark; and two great grandchildren, Christian and Kayliyah; a sister, Carol Jacoby; two brothers in-law, Mark and Roger Siebers; four sisters in-law, Germaine [Wayne] Shillcox, Mary [Paul] Carnot, Alvina Neller and Patricia Siebers; and many cousins, nieces and nephews.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, his grandson, Charlie Tinkham; his son in-law, Craig Tinkham and six brothers in-law.

    The funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, June 4, 2004 at St. Aloysius Catholic Church, Kaukauna with Fr. David Schmidt officiating. Friends will be received on Friday at the church from 10 a.m. until the time of service. Full Military Burial Rites will be performed after the committal service at St. John Cemetery, Little Church.
    Boettcher Family Funeral Home
    Kaukauna.

Mary Ann Siebers

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Parents

  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Paul A Carnot

M, b. July 20, 1929, d. February 16, 2010

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Paul A Carnot was born on July 20, 1929 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on February 16, 2010, at age 80.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Mary's, Kaukauna, Wisconsin.
  • Note: February 18, 2010


    Carnot, Paul A.


    Paul Carnot, Kaukauna, age 80, was born to his heavenly home on Tuesday, February 16, 2010. He was born on July 20, 1929, in Kaukauna to the late William and Edith (Meyer) Carnot. Paul died at home in the loving arms of his wife and best friend, Mary Ann (nee Siebers) Carnot. He is further survived by his loving children and grandchildren: Dale (Jeanne) Carnot of Germany and their children: Kelly (Matt) Gomez, Jackie (Owen) Wallace, and Paul Carnot; Chris (Frank) Bouressa of Kaukauna and their children: Tony (Emma) Bouressa, Molly, Lucy, Becky, and Donny Bouressa; Cathy (Monroe) Bond of Columbus, Ohio and their children: Sarah and Daniel Bond; Alan (Chris) Carnot of Hendersonville, North Carolina and their children: Michael and Tom Carnot; Mary Jo Carnot and her daughter, Amanda Kolen; Lisa (Dave) Salter of Wauwatosa and their children: Maureen, Shannon and Patrick Salter; Leslie (Dan) Petrie of Newburgh, Indiana and their children: Anna and Robert Petrie.

    Paul is also survived by two great-grandsons, Jackson Bouressa and Sean Gomez. In addition, he is survived by his three sisters: Alice Diestler of Hortonville, Joanne Franz of Harrison, and Naomi Carnot of New Berlin; four sisters-in-law: Germaine (Wayne) Shillcox of Appleton, Ruth Bewick of Little Chute, Pat Siebers of Brookfield, and Janet Janssen of Appleton; two brothers-in-law: Mark Siebers of Jersey City, New Jersey and his special friend Bill Campbell, and Roger Siebers of Glen Burnie, Maryland. Paul is also survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and many friends.

    Paul was preceded in death by his brother David (Dorothy) Carnot, seven brothers-in-law: Robert Franz, Gerald Diestler, George "Red" (Alvina) Siebers, Paul Siebers, Robert Siebers, Fr. Glen Siebers, O. Praem., and Orville Siebers; a nephew Tom Carnot; and niece: Michele "Mickey" Stamm.

    On June 27, 1957, Paul was married to Mary Ann Siebers, sharing 52 years together before his death. Paul graduated from Kaukauna High School with the Class of 1947 and served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War as a member of the Signal Corps, and was a member of the Jacob Coppus Post #258 of the American Legion. He worked at The Kaukauna Times, retiring after working for over fifty years. Over the years, Paul enjoyed fishing, gardening, cracking hickory nuts, attending sporting events of his family, and in his later years — golf. He even shot a hole-in-one at Hickory Hills! Prayer and church remained very important to Paul; he was a life long member of Trinity Ev. Lutheran Church in Kaukauna where he had served as a Trustee.

    The Christian Funeral for Paul will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, February 20, 2010, at TRINITY EV. LUTHERAN CHURCH, 804 Grignon Street, Kaukauna. Rev Mark Luetzow will be officiating. Full military honors will follow the worship service at the church. Burial will take place at St. Mary's Cemetery, Kaukauna. The visitation will take place on Friday at the Fargo Funeral Home from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. and again at the church on Saturday from 10 a.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund is being established for Trinity Ev. Lutheran School, in honor of Paul's mother, who was a teacher at the school.

    Special thanks is expressed to Dr. Alan Cherkasky and his staff for the very special care they gave Paul, to Bev and hospice, to Dr. McNutt of the VA, Dr. Mark Lenz, Dr. Buddi, Dr. Lauderdale, Dr. Schneekloth, Linda Onson, and all of the friends and neighbors who have prayed for and visited with Paul.

    Paul was a dedicated husband, father, and grandfather whose family meant the world to him. He will be missed dearly by all who knew and loved him.

    Fargo Funeral Home
    400 W. Wisconsin Avenue
    Kaukauna 920-766-6200

    Online condolences
    www.wichmannfargo.com.

Robert William Siebers

M, b. October 16, 1919, d. February 19, 2003

Parents

St John High School Yearbook, 1938

Biography

  • Birth: Robert William Siebers was born on October 16, 1919.
  • Death: He died on February 19, 2003, at age 83, in Brookfield, Waukesha Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: February 19, 2003 age 83 years. Beloved husband of Patricia A. (nee Flynn). Dear father of Michael (Paulette), Anthony (Debra), Mark (Kim Yokers), Anne Siebers (Randy Stanford), Margaret Siebers (Scott Butler) and Joan (Mark) Brandstaetter. Fond grandfather of Lynn , Steven, James, Nicholas, Ruth, Elliott, Matthew, Paul, William, Elizabeth, Jonathon, Neil, Kelly and Karl. Great-grandfather of Shannon. Brother of Ruth (Ralf) Bewick, Germaine (Wayne) Shillcox, Mary (Paul) Carnot, Fr. Glen, Mark and Roger Siebers. Also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

    Bob was an avid boater, water skier and Sheepshead player. He was a retired employee of Eaton Corp. Memorials to St. Dominic Church or the Alzheimer's Assoication of Southeastern Wisconsin would be appreciated.
  • Graduation: He graduated from St John High School, Little Chute, in 1938.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Orville William Siebers

M, b. May 3, 1931, d. November 7, 1983

Parents

St John High School Yearbook 1951

Biography

  • Birth: Orville William Siebers was born on May 3, 1931 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on November 7, 1983, at age 52, in Madison, Dane Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/6/69N.
  • Note: Appleton Post Crescent

    Wednesday, November 9, 1983

    Orville W. Siebers
    'Orie'
    Wautoma

    Age 52, died Monday, November 7, 1983, at a Madison Hospital after a brief illness. He was born May 3, 1931 in Little Chute. He was employed as Director of Business Operations Marketing at Waushara Industries, Woutoma. He was an outstanding basketball and football player during his school years at St. John High School, Little Chute. He remained a fan of the Chicago Cubs. He attended St. Norbert College. Mr. Siebers had served in the U.S. Army for several years. He was a member of Kiwanius Club, VFW of Wautoma and the Association for Retarded Citizens.

    Survivors include his wife, Anna; two daughters and sons in-law, Amy and Rick Van Landghen, Kimberly; Becky and Terry Jansen, Little Chute; four brothers, Robert W. Siebers, Brookfield; Rev. Glen F. Siebers, Green Bay; Mark P. Siebers, Brooklyn, New York; and Roger Siebers, Frankfurt, West Germany; three sisters, Mrs. Wayne [Germaine] Shillcox, Appleton; Mrs. J. Ralf [Ruth] Bewick, Rt. 5, Appleton; Mrs. Paul [Mary] Carnot, Kaukauna; three step sons, Stephen, Karl, William Drehobl; three step daughters, Margaret and Mary Drehobl and Patricia Hill; three grandchildren, Adam Van Landghen, Emily and Lisa Jansen; 13 nieces and nephews.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Siebers; two brothers, George and Paul.

    A concelebrated funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at St. John Catholic Church, Little Chute, with the Rev. Glen Siebers and the Rev. Msgr. James Vanden Hogen officiating. Interment will be in the parish cemetery. Friends may call at the Verkuilen Funeral Home, Little Chute from 3-9 p.m. Thursday and from 9:30 a.m. Friday until the hour of service. There will be a prayer service at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
    A memorial fund has been established.
  • Graduation: He graduated from St John High School, Little Chute, in 1951.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

George A Siebers

M, b. August 12, 1916, d. February 19, 1958

Parents

Family: Alvina Jansen (b. April 2, 1920, d. February 17, 2008)

Biography

  • Birth: George A Siebers was born on August 12, 1916 in Stockbridge, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on February 19, 1958, at age 41.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Paul N Siebers

M, b. March 21, 1918, d. June 26, 1947

Parents

Family: Julia L VanOoyen (b. November 30, 1914, d. October 31, 1998)

Biography

  • Birth: Paul N Siebers was born on March 21, 1918 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Divorce: He and Julia L VanOoyen were divorced.
  • Death: Paul N Siebers died on June 26, 1947, at age 29.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, Old/1/45.
  • Note: Appleton Post Crescent
    Thursday, June 26, 1947

    Paul Siebers
    Age 29, son of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Siebers, Little Chute, died at 3 o'clock this morning.
    Survivors besides his parents are six brothers, George, Appleton; Robert, a student at Marquette University, Milwaukee; Glenn, Madison; Mark, Orville and Roger, at home; and three sisters, Germaine, Ruth, and Mary Ann, all at home.
    Funeral services will be held 9 o'clock Saturday morning at the Verkuilen Funeral Home, Little Chute. Burial will be at St. John Catholic Cemetery.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Vivian Mary (Sister Mary Vincent) Arts

F, b. June 23, 1920, d. August 10, 2003

Parents

  • Father: John Arts (b. August 11, 1887, d. September 5, 1957)
  • Mother: Bardeen Kempen (b. May 31, 1888, d. August 15, 1931)

Biography

  • Birth: Vivian Mary (Sister Mary Vincent) Arts was born on June 23, 1920 in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on August 10, 2003, at age 83.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Cross Cemetery, Bay Settlement, Wisconsin.
  • Occupation: She was a Bay Settlement Franciscan.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra

Vincent Arts

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Parents

  • Father: John Arts (b. August 11, 1887, d. September 5, 1957)
  • Mother: Bardeen Kempen (b. May 31, 1888, d. August 15, 1931)
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra

Virgil Arts

M, b. June 22, 1927, d. April 1981

Parents

  • Father: John Arts (b. August 11, 1887, d. September 5, 1957)
  • Mother: Bardeen Kempen (b. May 31, 1888, d. August 15, 1931)

Biography

  • Birth: Virgil Arts was born on June 22, 1927.
  • Death: He died in April 1981, at age 53.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra

Mary L Unknown

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Family: Vincent Arts

Betty Unknown

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Family: Virgil Arts (b. June 22, 1927, d. April 1981)

Viola Marie Arts

F, b. January 29, 1918

Parents

  • Father: John Arts (b. August 11, 1887, d. September 5, 1957)
  • Mother: Bardeen Kempen (b. May 31, 1888, d. August 15, 1931)

Family: Alois Michael Hoffmann (b. April 5, 1916, d. March 2, 1985)

Biography

  • Birth: Viola Marie Arts was born on January 29, 1918 in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra

Alois Michael Hoffmann

M, b. April 5, 1916, d. March 2, 1985

Family: Viola Marie Arts (b. January 29, 1918)

Biography

  • Birth: Alois Michael Hoffmann was born on April 5, 1916 in Hewitt, Wood Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on March 2, 1985, at age 68, in Stevens Point, Portage Co, Wisconsin.

Victor J Arts

M, b. January 27, 1914, d. March 30, 1969

Parents

  • Father: John Arts (b. August 11, 1887, d. September 5, 1957)
  • Mother: Bardeen Kempen (b. May 31, 1888, d. August 15, 1931)

Family:

Biography

  • Birth: Victor J Arts was born on January 27, 1914 in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on March 30, 1969, at age 55.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra