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Raymond Robinson

M, b. August 22, 1906, d. March 27, 1995

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Family: Eleanor Schaenzer (b. January 4, 1905, d. September 16, 1998)

Biography

  • Birth: Raymond Robinson was born on August 22, 1906.
  • Marriage: He and Eleanor Schaenzer were married on November 22, 1932.
  • Death: Raymond Robinson died on March 27, 1995, at age 88.

Eleanor Schaenzer

F, b. January 4, 1905, d. September 16, 1998

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Family: Raymond Robinson (b. August 22, 1906, d. March 27, 1995)

Biography

  • Birth: Eleanor Schaenzer was born on January 4, 1905.
  • Marriage: She and Raymond Robinson were married on November 22, 1932.
  • Death: Eleanor Schaenzer died on September 16, 1998, at age 93.

Sheila Mary DeCoster

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Family: Mark Anthony Bastian (b. January 14, 1961, d. July 24, 2008)

Samuel Jerome DeCoster

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David Koch

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Family 1: Barbara Jakl

Judith Marie Skalmusky

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Gerard (Gary) Hilary VanZeeland

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Carole Ann Metzler

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Kasey Amber Koch

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Jeff Manteufel

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Harold J Aerts

M, b. March 7, 1909, d. September 23, 1978

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Family: Margaret T Beyer (b. July 10, 1914, d. September 14, 2004)

Biography

  • Birth: Harold J Aerts was born on March 7, 1909 in Wrightstown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Margaret T Beyer were married on November 21, 1934.
  • Death: Harold J Aerts died on September 23, 1978, at age 69, in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, NEW/1/55S.

Margaret T Beyer

F, b. July 10, 1914, d. September 14, 2004

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Family: Harold J Aerts (b. March 7, 1909, d. September 23, 1978)

Biography

  • Birth: Margaret T Beyer was born on July 10, 1914 in New Franken, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Harold J Aerts were married on November 21, 1934.
  • Death: Margaret T Beyer died on September 14, 2004, at age 90, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/1/55S.
  • Note: Aerts , Margaret T. "Maggie"

    Margaret T. "Maggie" Aerts , age 90, of Little Chute, died Tuesday, September 14, 2004 at St. Elizabeth Hospital, Appleton surrounded by her family. She was born July 10, 1914 in New Franken, daughter of August and Mary (Stalter) Beyer. Margaret married Harold Aerts , November 21, 1934 and they celebrated 44 years of marriage together.

    Mrs. Aerts was a member of St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church, Little Chute. She loved to play cards, bingo and enjoyed gardening with her husband. Maggie was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

    Mrs. Aerts is survived by her daughter, Mary Lou (Richard) Williamson, Little Chute four grandchildren: Linda (Jeff) Manteufel, Little Chute Dan (Doreen) Williamson, Freedom Jill (Nedd) Schommer, Little Chute Paul (Sara) Williamson, Town of Harrison five great-grandchildren: Emilie and Grant Williamson, Sam and Max Schommer, Madelyn William-son a brother, Anton (Betty) Beyer, New Franken two sisters-in-law: Mabel Beyer and Netty Aerts a brother-in-law, Raymond Aerts nieces, nephews and other relatives.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold an infant son, Richard two sisters: Elizabeth Beyer and Catherine (Robert) Tilkens four brothers: Peter (Rose), Frank ( Margaret ), William and Joseph Beyer sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law: Lawrence (Alice, Hazel), Victor (Meta), Steve (Marge, Doro-thy), Elzear, Alfred (Dorothy), and Lucille Aerts .

    Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, September 17, 2004 at St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church with Rev. Msgr. James Vanden Hogen officiating. Interment will be in St. John Cemetery, Little Chute. Friends may call at the church from 9 a.m. Friday until the time of the mass. A memorial has been established.

    Maggie's family wishes to thank St. Elizabeth Hospital and staff for their loving care and concern.

    VERKUILEN FUNERAL HOME

    101 Canal Street

    Little Chute 788-3321.

Robert John VanGompel

M, b. August 6, 1934, d. September 15, 2007

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  • Birth: Robert John VanGompel was born on August 6, 1934 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on September 15, 2007, at age 73, in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/12/7.
  • Note: September 17, 2007

    Van Gompel, Robert J. "Gumps"
    Robert Van Gompel, 73, Little Chute, passed away Saturday, Sept. 15, 2007, at his home with his family by his side following a courageous battle with lung cancer and Alzheimer's. He was born Aug. 6, 1934, in Little Chute, son of Martin and Ardena (Verbeten) Van Gompel. He attended school at St. John's and joined the Army in 1953. He was stationed in Japan and then served in Korea and was honorably discharged in 1956. Bob was a member of the Jacob Coppus American Legion Post #258, Little Chute and the VFW Post #3319, Kaukauna. On July 9, 1968, Bob married his soul mate Lorraine. He worked for Thilmany for 10 years and in 1967, he joined the Village of Little Chute Street Department and was employed there for 30 years.

    Bob is survived by his wife, Lorraine; his children, Jackie Wettstein, Peggy Christel, Sue (Roger) Sabel, Hope Van Gompel, David Wettstein and Mike (Gina) Van Gompel; his sisters and brothers, Joan Johnson Seymour, Sharen (Tom) Wolf and Kathy Van Gompel, all of Little Chute; Paul (Kathy) Van Gompel, Medina; Martin (Dace) Van Gompel, Waupaca; sisters-in-law, Carol Pingel, Gresham; Melinda (Gene) Taylor, Bradley, Ill.; Rose Mary (Robert) Deshand, Bourbonnais, Ill.; brothers-in-law, Jack (Stephanie) Eldred, Manitowoc and Roger (Shirley) Eldred, Chilton. Bob is also survived by many nieces, nephews and friends.

    During summer months, Bob loved to go to his land in Gresham and during winter months, he loved to go to his home in Winter Haven, Fla.

    The family would like to thank Kathy, Terri and Jordan along with Theda Care at Home Hospice for being there when Bob needed them. Thanks to Bev and Leo Decoster for all their help. A thank you to Gretchen, Chris, Hope, Peggy, Nicole and Bill ... we could not have done it without you.

    Funeral services will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, 2007, at St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church with Fr. Jim Hablewitz officiating. Interment will be in St. John Cemetery, Little Chute. Friends may call at the church from 4 p.m. Thursday until the time of the Mass. Military honors will be performed by members of the Jacob Coppus American Legion Post #258 and the VFW Post #3319, Kaukauna at the church following the Mass.

    A memorial has been established for the Theda Care at Home Hospice.

    Verkuilen Funeral Home

    & Cremation Services

    Little Chute 920-788-3321.
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Martin Vincent (Todd) VanGompel

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Karen Lillian VanGompel

F, b. July 7, 1942, d. April 27, 1945

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Biography

  • Birth: Karen Lillian VanGompel was born on July 7, 1942 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on April 27, 1945, at age 2.
  • Burial: She was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/5/1.
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Sharen Mary VanGompel

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Kathleen Deloris VanGompel

F, b. July 19, 1946, d. December 9, 2013

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Biography

  • Birth: Kathleen Deloris VanGompel was born on July 19, 1946 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on December 9, 2013, at age 67.
  • Burial: She was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Kathy D. Van Gompel, 67, of Little Chute, passed away Monday, December 9, 2013, at her home. She was born July 19, 1946, daughter of the late Martin and Ardena (Verbeten) Van Gompel. Kathy lived her life to the fullest, and always had herself a good time. She loved shooting pool, playing softball, working on puzzles, bowling, skiing and she was an avid reader. She enjoyed watching the Packers and Brewers and loved to travel, especially up to the family cottages. Kathy's group of friends, "The Hens" were inseparable. They did a lot together and she will be truly missed.

    Kathy owned and operated "Kathy's Kut 'N' Kurl", in Appleton, for many years and had a special place in her heart for all of her "Ladies" from the shop. Kathy's nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews were so very special to her, and they will all miss their favorite aunt Kathy.

    Kathy is survived by her siblings: Joan Johnson, Martin "Todd" Van Gompel, Sharen (Tom) Wolf and Paul (Kathy) Van Gompel; a sister-in-law, Lorraine Van Gompel; nieces and nephews: Rick, Randy, Cheri, Julie, Brenda, Marty, Holly, Dave, Lee, Karen, Katie, Josh, Gabe, Mike, Hope, David, Susie and Peggy; many special great nieces and nephews; her Godchildren: Carrie Peeters, Lee Wolf, Julie Johnson, Chuck Romenesko, Amanda Scheuler and Jared Johnson; two aunts: Lilian Ruckdashel and Veronica Gloudemans; and many other family members and dear friends.

    Kathy was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Karen Van Gompel; a brother, Robert Van Gompel; a sister-in-law, Dace Van Gompel; a brother-in-law, Richard "Nig" Johnson and a great niece, Emma Bork.

    Memorial services will be at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, December 14, 2013, at St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church, 323 S. Pine Street, Little Chute, with Msgr. James Vanden Hogen officiating. Inurnment will be at St. John Cemetery, next to her sister, parents and grandparents. Visitation will be at the church on Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the Mass. In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established.

    The Van Gompel family would like to extend a special thank you to Judy Diedrich, Susan Romenesko, and the staff at Verkuilen Funeral Home for their care and compassion during this difficult time.

    One of Kathy's favorite sayings was, "I'm fine!", and we now know that she truly is.
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Paul Theodore VanGompel

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Richard Elmer Johnson

M, b. January 12, 1929, d. November 6, 1994

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  • Birth: Richard Elmer Johnson was born on January 12, 1929 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on November 6, 1994, at age 65.
  • Note: Richart! "Nig" Johnson, 65, W2890 County Rd EE,
    Seymour, died Sunday morning, November 6. 1994, after a
    courageous battle with cancer.
    He was born January 12,1929. in Kaukauna. son aCthe late
    Elmer and Martha (Schmiddle) Johnson. On September 15, 1953,
    be was united in maniage to Joan Van Gompel in Little Chute.
    Nig worked for Thilmany Papers for 15 years moving to
    Seymour in 1962. On September 15. 1962, he and his wife
    founded Johnson's Dairy and Restaurant in Seymour, retiring
    March 4, 1994.
    He was a past member of the Seymour Businessmen's
    Association and an organizer of Dairyland Baseball in Seymour.
    He was a member of the Outagamie County Fair Association.
    Richard was a Korean Conflict Anny Veteran and was a member
    of the Seymour VFW and Legion and was a past Commander of
    the VFW Post.
    Nig enjoyed life, his family, grandchildren and friends and
    especially his time at White Potato Lake where he loved fishing
    and playing cribbage. He enjoyed all spons, especially bowling
    and watching baseball and other sporting events.
    He is survived by: his wife, Joan; his children: Rick & Terry
    Johnson. DePere, Randy & Jeanne Johnson, Seymour, Cheri &
    Steve Krabbe, Seymour, Julie & Chad Johnson, New London; his
    9 grandchildren who he loved and enjoyed: Andrea. Allison.
    Emily, Aaron, Sarah & Jared Johnson and Brian, Amanda &
    Jessica Krabbe; 1 brother & 2 sisters-in·law: Jim & Eileen
    Johnson, Kaukauna. Jane Johnson, Hilbert; 4 sisters & 3
    brothers·in·law: Lillian Verstegen, Little Chute, Belty & Orville
    Nieman, HOl1onviUe, Joyce & Louis Vosters, San Jose, CA,
    Arlene & Nick Van Eyck, Little Chute; sisters·in·law &
    brothers·in-Iaw: Bob & Lorraine Van Gompel, Sharon & Tom
    Wolf, Kathy Van Gompe1. all of little Chute, Paul & Kathy Van
    Gompel, Hortonville, Martin & Duce Van Gompel, Waupaca.
    He was preceded in death by: his brother, Robel1; and his
    mother and father-in-law, Marty & Dena Van Gompe1.

Richard Martin Johnson

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Randy Lee Johnson

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Cheri M Johnson

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Julie A Johnson

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Family: Chad Johnson

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