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Thelma C Weber

F, b. January 13, 1927, d. January 2, 2015

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  • Birth: Thelma C Weber was born on January 13, 1927 in Town of Grand Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Orville John Ryba were married on May 21, 1940 in St Joseph Church, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Thelma C Weber died on January 2, 2015, at age 87.
  • Burial: She was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/8/11.
  • Note: Ryba, "Peanuts" (Velma)

    "Peanuts" Thelma C. Ryba, 87, Little Chute, passed away on Friday, January 2, 2015. She was born on January 13, 1927 to the late John and Caroline (Blatz) Weber. She grew up on the family farm and on May 21, 1949 she married Orville Ryba at St. Joseph's Church in Appleton. He preceded her in death in July 1979.

    Peanuts enjoyed making caramels (only on sunny days) and Christmas candies. She also loved spending time with her family, especially the times that she was able to take her grandchildren up north and sit around the campfire. One of Peanut's passions was cooking and no one ever left her house wanting more. She will be remembered as that great waitress from Hietpas's/Verstegen's Restaurant for many years and a chef at Prime Steer. She finished her career at Simon's Cheese at age 73.

    Peanuts is survived by her seven children: Joe (Kathy) Ryba, Carolyn (Mike) Kastelic, Tom (Penny) Ryba, Mary Heller, Donna (Tubby) Reseburg, Becky Ryba (Gary Routmann) and Bruce (Rene') Ryba; 14 grandchildren; and 13 great grandchildren. Her living siblings and in-laws are brother, Joe Weber; sister, Irene Liebhauser; brother-in-law, Harold Eichstadt; sisters-in-law, Rosie (George) Huss and Audrey Weber. She was preceded in death by eight siblings.

    Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at ST. JOHN NEPOMUCENE CATHOLIC CHURCH (323 Pine Street, Little Chute) from 8:30am to the time of Funeral Mass at 11:00am with Rev. Ron Belitz officiating. To sign the guest book, please visit www.oconnellfh.com. In lieu of flowers please donate to the Alzheimer's Association .

    The family would like to thank the wonderful staff at Heartwood Homes in Appleton for all of the compassion and care they gave Peanuts during her stay, as well as her lifelong friend Judy Wydeven.

Evelyn Susan Ryba

F, b. August 6, 1929, d. October 28, 1929

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Biography

  • Birth: Evelyn Susan Ryba was born on August 6, 1929 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on October 28, 1929, at age 0, in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/3/22 no marker.

William P Samuels

M, b. September 1949, d. July 1989

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  • Birth: William P Samuels was born in September 1949.
  • Death: He died in July 1989, at age 39.

Mary Elizabeth Samuels

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Family 2: Thomas Broda

Meghan Ann Ryba

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Erin Elizabeth Ryba

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Michael J Welichko

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David George Vaughan

M, b. January 14, 1947, d. April 26, 2003

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Biography

  • Birth: David George Vaughan was born on January 14, 1947 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on April 26, 2003, at age 56, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Vaughan, David Appleton

    Age 56, passed away on Saturday evening, April 26, 2003 at Appleton Medical Center. He was born on January 14, 1947 in Appleton the son of the late Francis and Martha (Ryba) Vaughan. He graduated from University of Wisconsin-Stout with a bachelors degree in education. He taught machine tool courses at Fox Valley Technical College. He volunteered 865 hours with the HOSTS Mentoring Program (Helping One Student to Succeed) a math mentoring program. He also volunteered time to tutoring outside ofn the HOSTS program. David also enjoyed fishing, gardening, inventing, writing, and spending time with his dog Alice. David had many loves, but his children was his greatest. He is survived by his son James (Julie) Vaughan and their daughter Ashley of Appleton, his daughter Sarah (Phillip) Schmitt and their daughter Josephine of Green Bay, three sisters: Kathy (Charles) Hartzheim of Fremont, Wisconsin, Karen Vaughan of Appleton, Linda Vaughan of Hortonville, and numerous nieces and nephews. He will be deeply missed by many. A memorial service will be conducted on Thursday, May 1, 2003 at 11:00 AM at the Wichmann Funeral Home with Deacon Pete Reinl officiating. Interment will take place at Highland Memorial Park. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday from 10:00 AM until the time of the service. A memorial fund is being established.

    WICHMANN FUNERAL HOME 537 North Superior Street Appleton 739-1231.

Kathleen Ann Vaughan

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Karen Frances Vaughan

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Linda Marie Vaughan

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Phyllis DeShanney

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Family: David George Vaughan (b. January 14, 1947, d. April 26, 2003)

James Vaughan

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Sarah Vaughan

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Kermit Maurer

M, b. June 29, 1918, d. July 9, 1994

Family: Nellie VanderWeyst (b. December 17, 1912, d. June 19, 1991)

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  • Birth: Kermit Maurer was born on June 29, 1918.
  • Marriage: He and Nellie VanderWeyst were married on January 15, 1951.
  • Death: Kermit Maurer died on July 9, 1994, at age 76, in Sheboygan, Sheboygan Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin.
  • Note: New/4/51 Name engraved, no death date. No record of burial. He was buried in Manitowoc Union Cemetery.

Charles John Hartzheim

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Jenny Lynn Albrech Kasten

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Dawn Kasten

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Michealle DeShanney

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Family: David Kudick

David Kudick

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