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Robert Stumpf

M, b. March 10, 1943, d. January 7, 2009

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Biography

  • Birth: Robert Stumpf was born on March 10, 1943 in Fond du Lac, Fond du lac Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He was married on February 7, 1967 in Sherwood, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on January 7, 2009, at age 65, in Menasha, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: January 9, 2009

    Stumpf, Robert James
    Robert J. Stumpf, age 65, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Wednesday, January 7, 2009, in Menasha. He was born in Fond du Lac on March 10, 1943, son of the late Lawrence and Arvella (Halverson) Stumpf. He enlisted in the Army in 1962 and served his country until he was discharged in 1965. He married Joan Hauser on February 7, 1967, in Sherwood. Robert was employed with Local 127 Asbestos Workers for over 35 years until his retirement in 1998. He was an avid Wisconsin Badgers and Green Bay Packers fan. Robert also enjoyed collecting coins and fishing.
    Robert is survived by his wife, Joan; two children: Carrie (Joel) Baribeau, Cameron, Wisconsin, Michelle (Simon) Wilson, Leola, Pennsylvania; three grandchildren: Stephanie and Katelyn Baribeau; and Noah Wilson.Robert is further survived by other family, relatives and friends.
    Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, January 10, 2009, at Martens-Laemmrich Funeral Home, 312 Milwaukee Street, Menasha, with Deacon Jerry Cross officiating. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home.
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    Funeral Home
    Menasha 920-722-8252
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Kenneth Stumpf

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Family: Dorothy Cecile Guralski (b. January 25, 1949, d. December 28, 2014)

Joanne Hauser

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Family: Robert Stumpf (b. March 10, 1943, d. January 7, 2009)

Dorothy Cecile Guralski

F, b. January 25, 1949, d. December 28, 2014

Biography

  • Birth: Dorothy Cecile Guralski was born on January 25, 1949 in Wausau, Marathon Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She was married on December 7, 1968 in St Mary Church, Menasha, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on December 28, 2014, at age 65.
  • Note: Dorothy Cecile (Guralski) Stumpf, passed away Sunday, December 28, 2014, at her home. She was born on January 25, 1949, in Wausau, the third oldest of ten children.

    On December 7, 1968, she married Kenneth Edward Stumpf at St. Mary Catholic Church in Menasha. The marriage was blessed with two sons, one daughter, four granddaughters, two grandsons and 46 wonderful years.

    She will be sadly missed by her beloved husband, Kenneth; her son, Scott (Doris) Stumpf, Stafford, VA; daughter, Jobi (Kurt) Spolum, Tomah; and son, Adrian (Stacey) Stumpf, Eau Claire; as well as her grandchildren, Miranda, Alicia, Catheryn, and Logan Stumpf and Reid and Delaney Spolum. She will also be missed by her sisters and brothers, Diane (John) Coughlin, Appleton; Darlene (Bob) Baumann, Clayton; Debra Schneider, Menasha; Dawn (Dan) Stumpf, Menasha; Duane (Moni) Guralski, Neenah; Denise (fiancé, Philip Slomski) Guralski, Waupaca; Donny (Joan) Guralski, Neenah/Redgranite; Dejon (fiancé, Ed Kohl) Guralski, Greenville; Doreen (Todd) Smith, Menasha; and many nieces and nephews.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, Harvey and Germaine (Gantner) Guralski and her brother-in-law, Robert Schneider.

    She enjoyed being with family most and was always surrounded by her husband, kids, grandkids or her sisters (whom she considered her best friends). She was an extremely generous person who loved to help people and animals. Over the 22 years living in Tomah, she has adopted and spoiled numerous cats and dogs and nursed many animals back to health. She touched so many lives and brought so much joy to the people she loved.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, January 3, 2014, 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Tomah, Wisconsin. Monsignor Richard Gilles will officiate. Family and friends are invited for visitation Friday, January 2, 2015, from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Torkelson Funeral Home in Tomah. Family and friends are also invited for visitation Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service at the church. The Torkelson Funeral Home of Tomah is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences are available at www.torkelsonfuneralhome.com.

Kenneth Duncan

M, b. January 24, 1947, d. July 1979

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Family 2: Debra J Marheine (b. January 12, 1952, d. March 24, 2002)

Biography

  • Birth: Kenneth Duncan was born on January 24, 1947.
  • Death: He died in July 1979, at age 32, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Lisa Ann Jaeckels

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David Lamers

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Diane Farrell

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Family: David Lamers

Kelly Kersten

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Mabel Ella Maria Krueger

F, b. May 5, 1910, d. October 29, 2002

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Family: Otto Albert Martin Harp (b. January 2, 1908, d. December 29, 1991)

Biography

  • Birth: Mabel Ella Maria Krueger was born on May 5, 1910.
  • Marriage: She and Otto Albert Martin Harp were married on September 2, 1933 in Town of Center, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Mabel Ella Maria Krueger died on October 29, 2002, at age 92.
  • Burial: She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Mabel E. Harp (Krueger)

    Beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother passed away peacefully in her sleep at the age of 92, and entered into her Eternal Home in Heaven on Tuesday, October 29, 2002. Mabel was born on May 5, 1910 to William and Minnie (Scharman) Krueger. She married Otto Harp on September 2, 1933 at St. John’s Church in the Town of Center. They were blessed to have 58 loving years of marriage together. She was a devout member of St. Matthew Evangelical Lutheran Church and enjoyed being an honorary member of the Ladies Aid and the Sewing Circle. Mabel is survived by two daughters: Delores (Marshall) Moseng of Little Chute and Sandra (Fred) Blohm of Menasha; 10 Grandchildren: Kris (Jeff) Mohr, Debbie (Chuck) Wolf, Steve Seehawer, Karen (George) Mayo, Dean (Judy) Jahnke, Robert Shepherd, Stacie (Keith) Patchett, Sidney Seehawer, Douglas Blohm, Daniel Blohm; 21 Great-grandchildren; 3 Sister-in-laws: Gladys Krueger, Elaine Krueger, and Vera Krueger; many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Otto Harp, a daughter, Shirley Seehawer, and a grandson, Scott Seehawer, parents; Minnie and William Krueger, brothers: Walter, Willard, and Wilmer Krueger, sisters: Lillian Harp and Alice Voecks. A funeral service will be held on Friday, November 1, 2002 at St. Matthew Ev. Lutheran Church in Appleton at 11:00 AM with Pastor Jeffrey Verbeke officiating. Visitation will be held on Thursday, October 31, 2002 from 4 PM to 8 PM at Wichmann Funeral Home, 537 North Superior Street in Appleton and again on FRIDAY at CHURCH from 9:30 AM until the time of service. Interment will take place at Highland Memorial Park, Appleton. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund is being established in her name.

    I have not left you, I will lovingly be with you in spirit, forever. I have carried a piece of each of you with me for my journey home to Heaven. I now see such a vivid beauty all around me and I heard the angels singing softly to me as I walked through the Gates of Glory. The Lord is Good.

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

Jean Opsteen

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John Jacob VanGompel

M, b. August 12, 1871, d. May 8, 1941

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Family: Mary Jansen (b. November 30, 1874, d. September 12, 1955)

Biography

  • Birth: John Jacob VanGompel was born on August 12, 1871 in Town of Vandenbroek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Baptism: He was baptized on August 12, 1871 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Mary Jansen were married on November 15, 1892 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: John Jacob VanGompel died on May 8, 1941, at age 69, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/3/13.

Mary Jansen

F, b. November 30, 1874, d. September 12, 1955

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Family: John Jacob VanGompel (b. August 12, 1871, d. May 8, 1941)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary Jansen was born on November 30, 1874.
  • Baptism: She was baptized on November 30, 1874 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and John Jacob VanGompel were married on November 15, 1892 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Mary Jansen died on September 12, 1955, at age 80.
  • Burial: She was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/3/13.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Olive E VanGompel

F, b. September 6, 1916, d. February 10, 1995

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Family: Gilbert A Busse (b. February 13, 1915, d. March 16, 1983)

Biography

  • Birth: Olive E VanGompel was born on September 6, 1916 in Combined Locks, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Gilbert A Busse were married on October 13, 1934 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Olive E VanGompel died on February 10, 1995, at age 78, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Trinity Ev. Lutheran Cemetery, Kaukauna, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Gilbert A Busse

M, b. February 13, 1915, d. March 16, 1983

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Family: Olive E VanGompel (b. September 6, 1916, d. February 10, 1995)

Biography

  • Birth: Gilbert A Busse was born on February 13, 1915 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Olive E VanGompel were married on October 13, 1934 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Gilbert A Busse died on March 16, 1983, at age 68, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Trinity Ev. Lutheran Cemetery, Kaukauna, Wisconsin.

Kay Busse

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Deborah Shirley Busse

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Family 1: Mark Joseph DeLeeuw (b. October 12, 1949, d. April 9, 2014)

  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Mark Joseph DeLeeuw

M, b. October 12, 1949, d. April 9, 2014

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Biography

  • Birth: Mark Joseph DeLeeuw was born on October 12, 1949 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on April 9, 2014, at age 64.
  • Note: Mark J. De Leeuw, 64, Kaukauna, passed away on April 9, 2014 with his family at his side after a courageous battle with cancer. Mark was born October 12, 1949 in Appleton Wisconsin to the late Herman and Marie (Valentyne) De Leeuw. He was a graduate of Kimberly High School. On June 20, 1994 he married his wife Debbie in Appleton. He worked many years as a truck driver, most recently employed with Garrow Propane. He loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He also loved riding his motorcycle with his dog Puff, vacations to Door County, working on cars and cactus plants.

    He will be sadly missed by his wife Debbie, children: Jeff (Kristy) De Leeuw, Appleton, Dave (Michelle) De Leeuw, De Pere, and Amy (Tim) Otis, Little Chute; step-children Craig Leitzke and Corey Leitzke, Kaukauna, 8 grandchildren: Lauren, Taylor, Jack, Cash, Isaac, Caitlin, Cole and Cade, 1 brother Barry (Mary) De Leeuw as well as many other relatives and friends.

    Memorial Services for Mark will be Monday, April 14, 2014 at 5:00 pm at Jansen-Fargo Funeral Home in Kimberly. Visitation will be from 3:00 to 5:00 pm at the funeral home. For more information and to express sympathies, please visit the online guestbook at www.wichmannfargo.com.

    In lieu of flowers and other expressions of sympathy, a memorial fund has been established. Thank you to the St. Paul Home, rehab nurses and staff. A special thank you to Mark's brother Barry and his wife Mary for all the chicken soup and loving care given to Mark. Also a special thank you to Debbie's sister Kay for all her help.

Richard C Busse

M, b. September 18, 1935, d. November 5, 2001

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Biography

  • Birth: Richard C Busse was born on September 18, 1935.
  • Death: He died on November 5, 2001, at age 66, in Littleton, Jefferson Co, Colorado.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Ronald Busse

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Carol Jensen

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Family: Richard C Busse (b. September 18, 1935, d. November 5, 2001)

Cornelia Dohr

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Loretta VanGompel

F, b. February 2, 1906, d. January 7, 1995

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Family: William Robert Gonnering (b. May 18, 1903, d. December 12, 1993)

Biography

  • Birth: Loretta VanGompel was born on February 2, 1906.
  • Death: She died on January 7, 1995, at age 88, in Rhinelander, Oneida Co, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

William Robert Gonnering

M, b. May 18, 1903, d. December 12, 1993

Family: Loretta VanGompel (b. February 2, 1906, d. January 7, 1995)

Biography

  • Birth: William Robert Gonnering was born on May 18, 1903.
  • Death: He died on December 12, 1993, at age 90.