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Raymond VanLinn

M, b. August 20, 1918, d. April 1982

Parents

Family: Dorothy Jane Tessin (b. September 16, 1920, d. December 11, 2011)

Biography

  • Birth: Raymond VanLinn was born on August 20, 1918.
  • Marriage: He and Dorothy Jane Tessin were married on June 30, 1942.
  • Death: Raymond VanLinn died in April 1982, at age 63.

Florence Matilda VanLinn

F, b. August 4, 1912, d. September 27, 1970

Parents

Family 1: Chester O Baer (b. August 25, 1917, d. June 17, 2002)

Family 2: Jacob Wollersheim (b. September 21, 1908, d. August 22, 1982)

Biography

  • Birth: Florence Matilda VanLinn was born on August 4, 1912 in Combined Locks, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on September 27, 1970, at age 58, in Combined Locks, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Veronica VanLinn

F, b. July 9, 1926, d. August 21, 1996

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Biography

  • Birth: Veronica VanLinn was born on July 9, 1926.
  • Death: She died on August 21, 1996, at age 70, in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin.

Chester O Baer

M, b. August 25, 1917, d. June 17, 2002

Family: Florence Matilda VanLinn (b. August 4, 1912, d. September 27, 1970)

Biography

  • Birth: Chester O Baer was born on August 25, 1917.
  • Death: He died on June 17, 2002, at age 84.

Robert Hoffman

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Family: Veronica VanLinn (b. July 9, 1926, d. August 21, 1996)

Alissa Wilz

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Linda Kamps

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David VanHandel

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Susan Marie VanHandel

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Celia VanHandel

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Gerald R VanHandel

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Family: Lori A Trunk

Elizabeth VanHandel

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Lori A Trunk

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Kim Polman

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra

Perri Ann Polman

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra

Joseph Anton Polman

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra

Anthony Christopher Polman

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra

Randy Kowalke

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Family: Kim Polman

Claire Alice Locy

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Family: Patrick Shay

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

Norbert Peter Hennes

M, b. June 2, 1906, d. December 13, 1978

Parents

Family: Johanna A Driessen (b. November 10, 1906, d. January 16, 1982)

Biography

  • Birth: Norbert Peter Hennes was born on June 2, 1906 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on December 13, 1978, at age 72, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Appleton Post Crescent
    Norbert P. Hennes
    912 Brill Rd., Kaukauna
    December 13, 1978

    Age 72, died Wednesday morning at his home following a long illness. He was born June 2, 1906 in Kaukauna. He started his own business, The Norbert Hennes Construction Company, in 1943 and retired in 1970, and moved to Pickerel Lake in 1972. He was a lifetime member of the Knights of Columbus, and a member of the Holy Name Society of St. Mary Catholic Church. Survivors include: his wife, Johanna Dreissen Hennes; three daughters: Mrs. Eugene (Vivian) Martzahl, Mrs. Leo (Rosella) Eimmerman and Mrs. Norman (Rosalie) Gerhartz Jr. all of Kaukauna; three sons: Harold and Duane both of Kaukauna; Thomas, Neenah; three sisters: Sister Ann and Sister Julietta, Manitowoc; Miss Gertrude Hennes, Kaukauna; two brothers: Leo, Kaukauna; Ed, California; 37 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary Catholic Church, Kaukauna, with Father Duane and Father Evers officiating. Burial will be in the Star of Hope Mausoleum in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton. Friends may call at the Fargo Funeral Home, Kaukauna after 3 p.m. Friday. There will be a prayer service at 8 p.m. Friday evening. A memorial fund has been established.

Johanna A Driessen

F, b. November 10, 1906, d. January 16, 1982

Parents

Family: Norbert Peter Hennes (b. June 2, 1906, d. December 13, 1978)

Biography

  • Birth: Johanna A Driessen was born on November 10, 1906 in Germany.
  • Death: She died on January 16, 1982, at age 75.
  • Burial: She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Harold Matthew Hennes

M, b. August 22, 1929, d. June 24, 2004

Parents

Family 1: Lynn Fricke

Family 2: Lola Mae Garvey (b. August 18, 1929, d. April 7, 2002)

Biography

  • Birth: Harold Matthew Hennes was born on August 22, 1929 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Lola Mae Garvey were married.
  • Death: Harold Matthew Hennes died on June 24, 2004, at age 74.
  • Note: Age 74, passed away Thursday, June 24, 2004 after a lengthy illness. Harry was born in Kaukauna on August 22, 1929, son of the late Norbert and Johanna (Driessen) Hennes. As a young man, Harry began work for his father in his masonry business. Over the years, he operated the family business, Norbert Hennes & Sons that eventually became Harold Hennes Construction. Later, Harry operated HM Construction, which became a well-known area homebuilder. Harry retired in June of 1998. From 1951 to 1953, he served as a member of the United States Army at Fort Hood, Texas. Harry was a former member of the B.P.O.E. in Kaukauna Lodge, the Kaukauna Lions Club, and the Knights of Columbus where he was a past Grand Knight. He enjoyed spending time with and caring for his golden retriever Teddy, his horses, snowmobiling, boating, golfing, and hunting and fishing with his buddies Dave and Gordy. Everyone will remember Harry as a fun-loving and social man – wherever Harry was, good times were certain to be had.

    Harry is survived by his wife: Lynn Hennes of Kaukauna; eight children: Bruce (Julie Cherf) Hennes of Greenville; Connie (Mike) Pynenberg of Menasha; Louise Hennes (Greg Johnson) of Kaukauna; Mimi (Gary) Gottschalk of Appleton; Mark (Carol) Hennes of Appleton; Mary (Dan) Szafranski of Freedom; Amy (Randy "Flip"_ DeBruin of Sherwood; two step-children: Shari (Bill) Carney of Highland Village, Texas and John Kummers of Shawano; twelve grandchildren: Aaron and Ryan Pynenberg; Justin and Sara Gottschalk; Jessica Szafranski; Mercedes, Matthew, and MacKenzie Hennes; Jack and Kaylyn Carney; Shelbey and Jovon Kummers; two sisters: Vivian (Gene) Martzahl of Kimberly and Rosella (Leo) Eimmerman of Kaukauna; two brothers: Duane (Mitzi) Hennes of Kaukauna and Tom (Rosalie) Hennes, DDS of Neenah; a brother-in-law; Norman Gerhartz of Kaukauna. Harry was preceded in death by his parents, a sister Rosalie Gerhartz, and a grandson Maxwell Hennes.

    The funeral liturgy for Harry will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, June 30, 2004 at ST. PAUL CATHOLIC CHURCH, 410 E. Wallace Street in Combined Locks with Fr. Jim Lucas officiating. Friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday from 4- 8 PM and again at the church on Wednesday from 10 AM until the hour of the liturgy. There will be a parish prayer and scripture service at 7:30 PM Tuesday at the funeral home. A memorial fund in Harry’s name is being established.

    The family would like to extend their thanks to the New London Family Medical Center and the many physicians and their staffs who cared for Harry. Your care and kindness will never be forgotten.

    FARGO FUNERAL HOME 400 W. Wisconsin Avenue Kaukauna, Wisconsin 54130 920-766-6200.