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Harold Ecker

M, b. March 26, 1922, d. April 30, 2012

Parents

  • Father: John Ecker (b. July 5, 1887, d. November 26, 1966)
  • Mother: Caroline Pritzl (b. September 3, 1891, d. April 19, 1964)

Biography

  • Birth: Harold Ecker was born on March 26, 1922 in Brillion, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He was married on July 28, 1951 in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on April 30, 2012, at age 90, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Harold Ecker, 90, De Pere, passed away Monday, April 30, 2012, at a local hospital. He was born March 26, 1922 in Brillion, WI, son of the late John and Caroline (Pritzl) Ecker. Harold graduated from Hilbert High School and served his country in the United States Air Force. During his WWII service he was a flight instructor who trained fighter pilots. Harold graduated from St. Norbert College and Kansas State University, where he received a degree in Mechanical Engineering. Harold married Suzanne Wheeler, July 28, 1951 at St. Francis Cathedral in Green Bay. He retired from Paper Converting Machine Company. Harold was a talented trumpet player… playing in the Packer Band, Green Bay Symphony, WBAY Band, and more recently the Last of the Big Bands. He also enjoyed golfing, gardening, hunting, fishing, and woodworking.

    Survivors include his wife, Sue; children: Mary Lee Vidrine; Hans (Dana) Ecker, Scott (Gretchen) Ecker, and Lizbeth (Bill) Schneider; 11 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and one sister, Irene (Bill) Straus.

    Harold was preceded in death by his siblings: Ed, Norbert, and Bernice.

    Family and friends may call Friday, May 4, 2012, from 10:00 a.m. until the hour of Memorial Mass at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 220 S. Michigan St., De Pere. Memorial Mass will be celebrated 11:00 a.m. Friday at church, with Fr. Richard Getchel officiating. Cotter Funeral Home and Cremation Services, De Pere, is assisting the family. Online condolences may be expressed at www.cotterfuneralhome.com.




    Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette on May 2, 2012.

Floyd R Kessler

M, b. September 2, 1896, d. July 27, 1965

Family: Christena Weyenberg (b. January 8, 1898, d. June 30, 1994)

Biography

  • Birth: Floyd R Kessler was born on September 2, 1896 in Duluth, St Louis Co, Minnesota.
  • Marriage: He and Christena Weyenberg were married on May 21, 1921 in St Joseph Church, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Floyd R Kessler died on July 27, 1965, at age 68, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Wednesday, July 28, 1965

    Floyd R. Kessler 1707 Driscoll St.

    Age 68, passed away at 4 p.m. Tuesday at his home on Lake Winneconne. He was born September 2, 1896 in Duluth, Minnesota, and had been a resident of Appleton most of his life. He was employed at Consolidated Papers Inc., all of his adult life prior to his retirement two years ago. He was a member of the First Congregational Church; a veteran of World War I, having served with the Rainbow Division in France and a member of the American Legion.

    Mr Kessler is survived by his wife, Christena; one daughter, Mrs. Edward [Joyce] Schleis, Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin; one sister, Mrs. Harold W. Miller, Appleton; four grandchildren.

    One son, Robert, preceded his father in death in World War II.

    Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday from the Brettschneider-Trettin Funeral Home. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home after 3 p.m. Thursday. Military services will be held at the graveside. A memorial has been established for the First Congregational Church.

Robert B Kessler

M, b. February 1922, d. April 20, 1944

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Robert B Kessler was born in February 1922.
  • Death: He died in WWII.
  • Death: He died on April 20, 1944, at age 22, in Hawaii.
  • Note: Dies Overseas
    Private Robert B Kessler, 22-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Kessler, 535 N. Vine street, died of a heart attack April 20 in the south Pacific. He had gone overseas only about two weeks ago.

Clarence Thomas Burbey

M, b. August 5, 1900, d. October 1969

Family: Anna Louise Coppens (b. February 5, 1904, d. April 7, 1993)

Biography

  • Birth: Clarence Thomas Burbey was born on August 5, 1900 in Oconto, Oconto Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Anna Louise Coppens were married on June 16, 1924 in Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Clarence Thomas Burbey died in October 1969, at age 69.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Anna Louise Coppens

F, b. February 5, 1904, d. April 7, 1993

Parents

Family: Clarence Thomas Burbey (b. August 5, 1900, d. October 1969)

Biography

  • Birth: Anna Louise Coppens was born on February 5, 1904 in Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Clarence Thomas Burbey were married on June 16, 1924 in Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Anna Louise Coppens died on April 7, 1993, at age 89.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Cortland T Burbey

M, b. 1927, d. 1949

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Cortland T Burbey was born in 1927.
  • Death: He died in 1949, at age ~22.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Irena Hanna Huybers

F, b. March 1, 1905

Parents

Family: Herbert Emil Goetz (b. October 1, 1901, d. March 10, 1972)

Biography

  • Birth: Irena Hanna Huybers was born on March 1, 1905 in Phlox, Langlade Co, Wisconsin.

Ronald David Vandehey

M, b. April 2, 1946, d. December 20, 1961

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Ronald David Vandehey was born on April 2, 1946.
  • Death: He died on December 20, 1961, at age 15.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Robert F Dambruch

M, b. July 20, 1915, d. April 27, 1997

Family: Frances Raymaker (b. October 24, 1918, d. July 2, 2007)

Biography

  • Birth: Robert F Dambruch was born on July 20, 1915.
  • Marriage: He and Frances Raymaker were married on May 20, 1940 in St Joseph Church, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Robert F Dambruch died on April 27, 1997, at age 81.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Jamie Diedrich

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Parents

John Cornelis VanHimbergen

M, b. March 19, 1853, d. September 18, 1929

Parents

Family 1: Anna DeLeeuw (b. March 19, 1868, d. July 25, 1915)

Family 2: Johanna Verhagen (b. circa 1850, d. December 8, 1905)

Biography

  • Birth: John Cornelis VanHimbergen was born on March 19, 1853 in Bladel, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Johanna Verhagen were married on August 16, 1876 in Bladel, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: John Cornelis VanHimbergen died on September 18, 1929, at age 76.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Anthony VanHimbergen

M, b. April 10, 1924, d. January 14, 1987

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Anthony VanHimbergen was born on April 10, 1924 in Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on January 14, 1987, at age 62, in Pomona, Los Angeles Co, California.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Obit for Earl Welhouse says he is Earl's brother.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Catherine Joyal

F, b. July 12, 1806, d. June 29, 1890

Parents

Family 1: Pierre Courchaine (b. March 30, 1798, d. April 15, 1865)

Family 2: Jean Baptiste Gagnon (b. circa 1800)

Biography

  • Birth: Catherine Joyal was born on July 12, 1806 in St David, Yamaska, Montérégie, Quebec, Canada.
  • Marriage: She and Pierre Courchaine were married on October 21, 1821 in St François-du-Lac, Yamaska, Québec, Canada.
  • Marriage: Catherine Joyal and Jean Baptiste Gagnon were married on November 28, 1826 in St Michel d'Yamaska, Quebec, Canada.
  • Death: Catherine Joyal died on June 29, 1890, at age 83, in Yamaska, Yamaska, Québec, Canada.

Pierre Courchaine

M, b. March 30, 1798, d. April 15, 1865

Parents

Family: Catherine Joyal (b. July 12, 1806, d. June 29, 1890)

Biography

  • Birth: Pierre Courchaine was born on March 30, 1798 in Baie du Febvre, Quebec, Canada.
  • Marriage: He and Catherine Joyal were married on October 21, 1821 in St François-du-Lac, Yamaska, Québec, Canada.
  • Death: Pierre Courchaine died on April 15, 1865, at age 67, in Yamaska, Yamaska, Québec, Canada.

Anton Bos

M, b. May 17, 1868, d. April 2, 1955

Parents

Family: Allegunda Agnes Willems (b. January 21, 1871, d. April 1, 1939)

Biography

  • Birth: Anton Bos was born on May 17, 1868 in Wanroij, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Allegunda Agnes Willems were married on September 29, 1891 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Anton Bos died on April 2, 1955, at age 86.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Allegunda Agnes Willems

F, b. January 21, 1871, d. April 1, 1939

Parents

Family: Anton Bos (b. May 17, 1868, d. April 2, 1955)

Biography

  • Birth: Allegunda Agnes Willems was born on January 21, 1871 in Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Baptism: She was baptized on January 21, 1871 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Anton Bos were married on September 29, 1891 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Allegunda Agnes Willems died on April 1, 1939, at age 68.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: 6 girls were Racine Dominican Sisters.

Cornelia Bos

F, b. February 5, 1895, d. December 1973

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Cornelia Bos was born on February 5, 1895 in Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Baptism: She was baptized on February 5, 1895 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died in December 1973, at age 78.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Henry VanLieshout

M, b. September 8, 1869, d. January 14, 1932

Parents

Family: Henrica V Hurkens (b. January 24, 1876, d. June 8, 1942)

Biography

  • Birth: Henry VanLieshout was born on September 8, 1869 in Boekel, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Henrica V Hurkens were married on April 17, 1894 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Henry VanLieshout died on January 14, 1932, at age 62, in Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Henrica V Hurkens

F, b. January 24, 1876, d. June 8, 1942

Parents

Family: Henry VanLieshout (b. September 8, 1869, d. January 14, 1932)

Biography

  • Birth: Henrica V Hurkens was born on January 24, 1876 in Clarksburg, Marquette Co, Michigan.
  • Marriage: She and Henry VanLieshout were married on April 17, 1894 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Henrica V Hurkens died on June 8, 1942, at age 66, in Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Walter VanLieshout

M, b. December 10, 1908, d. September 30, 1911

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Walter VanLieshout was born on December 10, 1908.
  • Death: He died on September 30, 1911, at age 2.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Ida Josephine VanLieshout

F, b. March 19, 1906, d. March 20, 1968

Parents

Family: Leo LeMay (b. February 2, 1903, d. October 6, 1963)

Biography

  • Birth: Ida Josephine VanLieshout was born on March 19, 1906 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on March 20, 1968, at age 62.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Eleanor VanLieshout

F, b. 1927, d. 1929

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Eleanor VanLieshout was born in 1927.
  • Death: She died in 1929, at age ~2.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Leo LeMay

M, b. February 2, 1903, d. October 6, 1963

Family: Ida Josephine VanLieshout (b. March 19, 1906, d. March 20, 1968)

Biography

  • Birth: Leo LeMay was born on February 2, 1903 in Ishpeming, Marquette Co, Michigan.
  • Death: He died on October 6, 1963, at age 60, in Ishpeming, Marquette Co, Michigan.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

William Patrick Flynn

M, b. February 24, 1888, d. June 22, 1959

Family: Ann C Busch (b. September 22, 1896, d. March 24, 1984)

Biography

  • Birth: William Patrick Flynn was born on February 24, 1888 in Washington County, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Ann C Busch were married on October 3, 1922 in Holy Name Church, Kimberly, Wisconsin.
  • Death: William Patrick Flynn died on June 22, 1959, at age 71.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.