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Antoinette Kersten

F, b. November 28, 1887, d. January 31, 1967

Parents

Family: Phillip Crabb (b. May 29, 1891, d. July 26, 1975)

Biography

  • Birth: Antoinette Kersten was born on November 28, 1887 in Brown County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on January 31, 1967, at age 79, in Wood County, Wisconsin.

Hannah Kersten

F, b. December 11, 1888, d. November 17, 1917

Parents

Family: Christian J VanAsten (b. March 31, 1893, d. June 1, 1976)

Biography

  • Birth: Hannah Kersten was born on December 11, 1888 in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Christian J VanAsten were married on December 11, 1915.
  • Death: Hannah Kersten died on November 17, 1917, at age 28, in Rudolph, Wood Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Phillip Cemetery, Rudolph, Wisconsin.

Frank Barney Kersten

M, b. November 2, 1892, d. May 14, 1983

Parents

Family: Pauline Marie Krommenaker (b. September 25, 1896, d. November 4, 1985)

Biography

  • Birth: Frank Barney Kersten was born on November 2, 1892 in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Pauline Marie Krommenaker were married on April 28, 1914 in Rudolph, Wood Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Frank Barney Kersten died on May 14, 1983, at age 90, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Theresa Kersten

F, b. September 2, 1895, d. February 13, 1984

Parents

Family: William Dorshorst (b. September 27, 1894, d. February 26, 1987)

Biography

  • Birth: Theresa Kersten was born on September 2, 1895.
  • Marriage: She and William Dorshorst were married on May 1, 1917 in Rudolph, Wood Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Theresa Kersten died on February 13, 1984, at age 88, in Rudolph, Wood Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in All Souls Cemetery, Rudolph, Wood Co, Wisconsin.

Lamberdina Thijssen

F, b. September 7, 1822, d. 1857

Parents

Family: Martinus Heesakkers (b. January 26, 1823, d. March 27, 1898)

Biography

  • Birth: Lamberdina Thijssen was born on September 7, 1822 in Boekel, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Martinus Heesakkers were married on April 10, 1850 in Boekel, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Lamberdina Thijssen died in 1857, at age ~35, in Brown County, Wisconsin.
  • Immigration: She immigrated to Tuskina in 1850 Line 198.

Edwin J Coenen

M, b. August 21, 1904, d. April 4, 1959

Parents

Family: Lillian Barker (b. June 3, 1907, d. March 29, 1999)

Biography

  • Birth: Edwin J Coenen was born on August 21, 1904 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on April 4, 1959, at age 54, in Largo, Pinellas Co, Florida.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Petersburg, Pinellas Co, Florida.
  • Note: Edwin J. Coenen
    Edwin J. Coenen, 54, Largo, Fla., a former Menasha contractor, died this morning in Largo of a heart ailment. He was born Aug. 21, 1904, in DePere.
    Funeral services will be Monday at the Mass Funeral home, Clearwater, Fla., with burial in Memorial cemetery, St. Petersburg, Fla.
    He is survived by his widow; his mother, Mrs. Elizabeth Coenen, Menasha; five brothers, Carl, Neenah, William, Clarence and Martin, all of Menasha, and Clyde, Appleton, and two sisters, Mrs. Anthony Keberlein, Neenah and Mrs. Michael Martin, Menasha.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Milton Armitage

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Parents

Family: Ruth Unknown

Evelyn B Coenen

F, b. July 4, 1912, d. June 22, 2006

Parents

Family: Anthony P Keberlein (b. March 24, 1910, d. April 23, 1991)

Biography

  • Birth: Evelyn B Coenen was born on July 4, 1912 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on June 22, 2006, at age 93, in Neenah, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Shrine of Heaven Mausoleum, Neenah, Wisconsin.
  • Note: June 26, 2006

    Keberlein, Evelyn B. Evelyn B. Keberlein, age 92, Menasha, passed away on Thursday, June 22, 2006, at Theda Clark Medical Center in Neenah. Evelyn was born July 4, 1913, in De Pere, Wi., the daughter of the late William and Elizabeth (Fink) Coenen. She married Anthony Keberlein who preceded her in death on June 23, 1991. She had been employed for many years at Wisconsin Tissue retiring in 1975. Evelyn was a member of St. Gabriel Catholic Church. She enjoyed working and spending time with her family.

    Evelyn is survived by her loving son, William Karl (Lynn) Keberlein, Menasha; her loving daughter, Betty Lou (Ronald) Alberts, Pewaukee; seven grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. She is also survived by a brother; Clyde (LaVerne) Coenen, Appleton.

    She was preceded in death by five brothers; and a sister.

    Funeral services for Evelyn will be held on Wednesday, June 28, 2006, at 11:30 a.m. at the Laemmrich Funeral Home, 312 Milwaukee St., Menasha, with Father Richard Allen officiating. Entombment will be in the Shrine of Heaven Mausoleum, Neenah. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Wednesday from 11 a.m. until the hour of the service.

    In lieu of flowers, a memorial is being established.

    Laemmrich Funeral Home

    & Cremation Services

    920-722-8252.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Anna Maria Cornelissen Roelofs

F, b. November 23, 1749, d. April 1, 1827

Parents

Family: Hendricus Hermens (b. June 20, 1748, d. February 16, 1838)

Biography

  • Birth: Anna Maria Cornelissen Roelofs was born on November 23, 1749 in Zeeland, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Hendricus Hermens were married on February 25, 1772 in Zeeland, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Anna Maria Cornelissen Roelofs died on April 1, 1827, at age 77, in Zeeland, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Walter Joosten

M, b. July 26, 1914, d. April 21, 1945

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Walter Joosten was born on July 26, 1914 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on April 21, 1945, at age 30, in WWII.
  • Note: Soldier Dies -- Private First Class Walter Jooste, 30, son of Mr. and Mrs. Chris Joosten, route 4, Appleton, died of pneumonia in England April 21, the war department has informed his parents. He was reported missing in action in Belgium last December.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Clarence (Moe) Coenen

M, b. May 8, 1918, d. September 12, 1982

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Clarence (Moe) Coenen was born on May 8, 1918 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Leone F Schwartzbauer were married in 1950.
  • Death: Clarence (Moe) Coenen died on September 12, 1982, at age 64, in Menasha, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Mary Cemetery, Menasha, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Clarence A. Coenen
    (Moe)
    644 London St., Menasha
    Age 64, died unexpectedly Sunday morning at his home. He was born May 8, 1918 in DePere, and had been a resident of the Twin Cities most of his life. He was employed at the American Can Company for 42 years retiring June 1, 1980, and was also a member of their Quarter Century Club. Mr. Coenen was a member of Lenz Gazecki American Legion Club, the Germania's; a camp leader at the Boys Brigade Camp; and a noted bowler in this area for many years. He was a WW II Army Veteran. Survivors include his wife: Leone; two daughters and a son-in-law: Miss Judy Coenen, Menasha; Ann and James Fritz, Neenah; three sons and two daughters-in-law: Chris and Sue Coenen, Mark and Mary Coenen, and John Coenen, all of Menasha; four brothers: Marvin and William, both of Menasha, Clyde, Appleton; and Carl, Neenah; two sisters: Mrs. Leola Martin, Odessa, Florida; Mrs. Tony (Evelyn) Keberlein, Neenah; four grandchildren: Christy and Courtney Coenen, and Amy and Cory Fritz. The funeral will be Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Laemmrich Runerral Home and 11:00 a.m. at the St. Johns Catholic church, Menasha, with the Rev. Jerome Watry officiating. Burial will be inSt. Mary Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 until 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. There will be an 8 p.m. prayer service. A memorial has been established.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

William J Coenen

M, b. May 23, 1920, d. August 22, 1987

Parents

Family: Helen Brown (b. circa 1920, d. 1981)

Biography

  • Birth: William J Coenen was born on May 23, 1920 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on August 22, 1987, at age 67, in Menasha, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Mary Cemetery, Menasha, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Bruce Springstroh

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Parents

Margaret Boser

F, b. January 30, 1910, d. December 3, 1993

Parents

Family: William A Fink (b. July 7, 1889, d. February 13, 1968)

Biography

  • Birth: Margaret Boser was born on January 30, 1910.
  • Death: She died on December 3, 1993, at age 83.

Henry Josephs

M, b. June 13, 1849, d. July 6, 1935

Parents

Family: Hendrina Arts (b. February 8, 1851, d. November 27, 1921)

Biography

  • Birth: Henry Josephs was born on June 13, 1849 in Beugen en Rijkevoort, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Hendrina Arts were married on February 19, 1876 in Sambeek, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Henry Josephs died on July 6, 1935, at age 86, in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Paul Cemetery, Wrightstown, Wisconsin.

Hendrina Arts

F, b. February 8, 1851, d. November 27, 1921

Parents

Family: Henry Josephs (b. June 13, 1849, d. July 6, 1935)

Biography

  • Birth: Hendrina Arts was born on February 8, 1851 in Oploo, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Henry Josephs were married on February 19, 1876 in Sambeek, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Hendrina Arts died on November 27, 1921, at age 70, in Wrightstown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Paul Cemetery, Wrightstown, Wisconsin.

Carl F Giordana

M, b. October 26, 1922, d. January 5, 2003

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Carl F Giordana was born on October 26, 1922 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Delores Theresa Rieth were married on April 15, 1950 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Carl F Giordana died on January 5, 2003, at age 80, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Giordana, Carl F. Kaukauna

    Age 80, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, January 5, 2003 at Appleton Medical Center. He was born on October 26, 1922 in Kaukauna the son of the late Emil and Laura (De Quardo) Giordana. Carl graduated from Kaukauna High School in 1941. He excelled in athletics all of his life. He was inducted in the Athletic Hall of Fame in High School and also at Lawrence University. Carl served on many grade school and high school athletic and booster clubs. He served his country in the United States Air Force during his time at Lawrence and graduated from there in 1948. On April 15, 1950 he married Dolores Rieth in Kaukauna. He was employed by Thilmany Pulp and Paper Company for 38 years retiring in 1986. Carl was the recipient of the Kaukauna Alumni Award in 1991, and worked for the Kaukauna Park and Recreation Department as an umpire and referee for 55 years. At the time of his death, he was still actively scheduling and supervising the Carl F. Giordana Gymnasium at Holy Cross Catholic School in Kaukauna. He is survived by his wife Dolores of Kaukauna, his children and grandchildren: Carla Giordana and her children Leah, Lacey, and Jared all of Waukesha; Ric (Vicki) Giordana and their children Nicole, and Ryan; Reed (Linda) Giordana and their children Jenna, and Jordan; Ross (Jody) Giordana and their children Allie, Breanna, Carly, and Drew all of Kaukauna; and Paula Giordana of Cary, North Carolina. Carl is also survived by his brothers and sisters: Sr. Jilene Giordana of Racine, Wisconsin, Philomena Skalmusky of Kaukauna, Mary (Henry) Hubert, Frank (Florence) Giordana all of Kaukauna, James (Sally) Giordana of Kenosha, Robert (Pope) Giordana, Richard (Sally) Giordana, and Janice (Bob) Hammen all of Kaukauna, many nieces and nephews, a brother-in-law Walter Schmidt of Wrightstown, and two sisters-in-law Lorraine Giordana, and Donna Giordana both of Kaukauna. He was preceded in death by a sister Lucille Schmidt, and two brothers Joseph Giordana, Emil Giordana, Jr., and a brother-in-law Rudy Skalmusky. A memorial mass will be conducted on Thursday, January 9, 2003 at 11:00 AM at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Kaukauna. Friends may call at the Fargo Funeral Home in Kaukauna on Wednesday from 4-8 PM. And at the church on Thursday from 10:00 AM until the time of the mass. A parish prayer and scripture service will be at 7:30 PM on Wednesday. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund is being established. Carl enjoyed working with countless numbers of young people and devoted his life to helping them to develop their athletic skill and character, but first and foremost in his life was the time he spent with his grandchildren. He will be dearly missed. FARGO FUNERAL HOME 400 West Wisconsin Avenue Kaukauna 766-6200 www.fargofuneralhomes.com.

Johanna Elizabeth VanHandel

F, b. January 12, 1880

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Johanna Elizabeth VanHandel was born on January 12, 1880 in Wisconsin.
  • Baptism: She was baptized on January 12, 1880 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Note on baptism of marriage at Holy Cross, Kaukauna Sept 20, 1921.

Herman Jan Klister

M, b. June 12, 1834, d. July 1, 1896

Parents

Family: Euphemia Maria Keuntjes (b. April 3, 1839, d. March 28, 1892)

Biography

  • Birth: Herman Jan Klister was born on June 12, 1834 in Lonneker, Overijssel, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Euphemia Maria Keuntjes were married on June 1, 1870 in Lichtenvoorde, Gelderland, Netherlands.
  • Death: Herman Jan Klister died on July 1, 1896, at age 62.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Paul Cemetery, Wrightstown, Wisconsin.

Euphemia Maria Keuntjes

F, b. April 3, 1839, d. March 28, 1892

Parents

Family: Herman Jan Klister (b. June 12, 1834, d. July 1, 1896)

Biography

  • Birth: Euphemia Maria Keuntjes was born on April 3, 1839 in Lichtenvoorde, Gelderland, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Herman Jan Klister were married on June 1, 1870 in Lichtenvoorde, Gelderland, Netherlands.
  • Death: Euphemia Maria Keuntjes died on March 28, 1892, at age 52.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Paul Cemetery, Wrightstown, Wisconsin.

Joseph J Klister

M, b. July 15, 1915, d. August 27, 1969

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph J Klister was born on July 15, 1915 in Wrightstown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Sarah (Helen) Tucker were married on September 23, 1947.
  • Death: Joseph J Klister died on August 27, 1969, at age 54, in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Olivet Catholic Cemetery, De Pere, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Obit. De Pere Journal Democrat 8-28-1969 Joseph J. Klister, 54, of 639 S. Michigan St. died unexpectedly Wednesday morning at his home . He was born in the town of Wrightstown July 15, 1915. He was a veteran of World Ward II, havi ng served in the Third Infantry division from 1941 through 1945. He was a member of the Quart er Century Club at For Howard Paper Company. He married the former Helen Tucker at Askeaton o n Sept. 23, 1947. Survivors are his wife, Helen, four sons, Robert, John, William, and Donald; three daughters , Donna, Elaine, and Joanne, all at home; four brothers, Benedict of Milwaukee, Peter and Vin cent of route 2 De Pere; Ignatias of Sheboygan Falls; five sisters, Mrs. Gertrude Verhoven o f Greenleaf, Mrs. Frank Kromenaker of Milwaukee, Mrs. Nick (Anna) Brittnacher of route 1 Gree nleaf, Mrs Frank (Genevieve) Bartels of Milwaukee, and Mrs. Patrick (Martha) Tucker of rout e 2 De Pere, Two brothers and one sister preceded him in death. Friends may call at the Ryan Funeral Home after 7 o'clock tonight. Wake services will be hel d at 10 o'clock Saturday morning at St. Francis church. Father John Feeney will officiate an d burial will be in Mount Olivet cemetery. Military rites will be conducted at the cemetery.

Nicolas DeLeugre

M, b. 1598, d. October 24, 1648

Family: Suxanne Mercier (b. 1610)

Biography

  • Birth: Nicolas DeLeugre was born in 1598 in La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France.
  • Marriage: He and Suxanne Mercier were married on June 18, 1634 in La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France.
  • Death: Nicolas DeLeugre died on October 24, 1648, at age ~50, in La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France.

Suxanne Mercier

F, b. 1610

Family: Nicolas DeLeugre (b. 1598, d. October 24, 1648)

Biography

  • Birth: Suxanne Mercier was born in 1610 in La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France.
  • Marriage: She and Nicolas DeLeugre were married on June 18, 1634 in La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France.

Joseph Taupier

M, b. 1612

Family: Jeanne Drapon (b. 1617)

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Taupier was born in 1612 in La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France.

Jeanne Drapon

F, b. 1617

Family: Joseph Taupier (b. 1612)

Biography

  • Birth: Jeanne Drapon was born in 1617 in La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, Poitou-Charentes, France.