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Jeanette Sample

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Joseph Benson

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Thomas Edward Sample

M, b. November 9, 1955, d. October 30, 2015

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  • Birth: Thomas Edward Sample was born on November 9, 1955 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on October 30, 2015, at age 59.
  • Note: Sample, Thomas "Tom"

    Thomas "Tom" Edward Sample, age 59, of Potter, formerly of Wrightstown and Appleton, died Friday, October 30, 2015 at his residence after a courageous battle with cancer.

    Tom was born on November 9, 1955 in Appleton, son of the late Charles and Dorothy (Lindauer) Sample. He was a graduate of Appleton West High School, class of 1974. Tom served our country in the United States Marine Corp Ship to Shore mission in Vietnam from 1974 until his honorable discharge in 1976. He married Janet Holup on October 6, 1990 in Aniwa, Wisconsin. The couple just celebrated 25 years together. Tom continued his education at Fox Valley Tech in their Automotive Department. He owned and operated Sample Vending since 1996. Tom enjoyed rebuilding vintage Mercury boat motors, cars, and boats. He especially loved his family.

    Tom is survived by his wife of 25 years, Janet of Potter; their son: Ryan of Potter; siblings: Jeanette (Joe) Benson of South Lyon, MI, Marilyn (Dan) Romenesko of Wilmington, DE, Chuck (Ann) Sample of Suamico, and Bob (Lisa) Sample of Cecil, WI; father-in-law: Jim Holup of Antigo; two brothers-in-law: Glen Holup of San Antonio, TX and Steve Aerts of Two Rivers; nieces and nephews: Chas (Renee) Sample of Green Bay, Katie (Scott) Houle of Green Bay, and Nick Aerts of Two Rivers; great nieces, other relatives, their cats Comet and Rascal, and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, his mother-in-law: Beverly Holup, his sister-in-law: Nancy Aerts, and cats: Mittens, Tiger, and Calico.

    Funeral Service will take place at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, November 2, 2015 at the Wieting Funeral Home, 215 South Main Street in Brillion. Military Rites will be accorded by the American Legion Post 126 of Brillion.

    Friends may call at the funeral home on Monday morning from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service.

    Memorial appreciated to the American Cancer Society .

    Online condolences may be made.

Janet Marie Holup

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Family: Thomas Edward Sample (b. November 9, 1955, d. October 30, 2015)

Robert Gerard Sample

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Lisa Marie Perkins

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Velma C Haber

F, b. March 31, 1924, d. May 11, 2001

Family: Donald A Hoks (b. January 4, 1922, d. October 29, 1972)

Biography

  • Birth: Velma C Haber was born on March 31, 1924 in Neenah, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Donald A Hoks were married on September 1, 1943 in St Mary Church, Menasha, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Velma C Haber died on May 11, 2001, at age 77.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Mary Cemetery, Menasha, Wisconsin.

Linda Catherine Hoks

F, b. October 6, 1948, d. September 3, 2017

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  • Birth: Linda Catherine Hoks was born on October 6, 1948 in Menasha, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She was married on June 10, 1967 in St Mary Church, Menasha, Wisconsin.
  • Divorce: She was divorced in 1984.
  • Death: She died on September 3, 2017, at age 68, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Appleton, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Linda C. (Hoks) Tobey, 68 years, passed away September 3, 2017 in Appleton, WI at St. Elizabeth Hospital after complications from an ongoing illness. She was Born October 6, 1948 to her parents Donald and Velma (Haber) Hoks in Menasha, WI. She was a graduate of St. Mary High School in Menasha, Class of 1967. She was the buyer and business manager of John's Furs and Hides in the late 70's and early 80's. She worked at American Can Company from 1984-1990. She took on formal training at Fox Valley Technical College and received an Associate Degree in Mechanical Design in 1992. She worked as a draftsperson with Miller Electric and joined her husband Carl as owner/operator of American Press Technologies Inc. in February of 1996. She also worked in retail stores.

    Linda was a devoted mother and wife. She enjoyed time with her family, notably she travelled to Gloucester, Massachusetts, whale watching many times. She looked forward to vacationing with her granddaughters. Linda loved theater and movies and the popcorn that came with it. She would day trip to Door County and Mackinaw Island to sightsee. Linda was a fan of history and enjoyed travelling to Washington, DC. In the past year she investigated her family ancestry and compiled books to register the lineage. Linda was past president of the Winnebago County Master Gardeners, serving as president twice.

    Linda will be missed by her husband Carl Tobey, children Lisa Younk and John (Karen) Hanamann III, grandchildren Leanne Younk and Rebecca Younk, sister Janice (David) Olson and brother Thomas (Lynn) Hoks. She is preceded in death by her parents Donald and Velma Hoks.

    A Funeral Service for Linda will be held on Friday, September 8, 2017 at 5 pm at Wichmann-Fargo Tri-County Chapel, 1592 Oneida St., Menasha. Please use Hwy 441 Oneida St. exit. Private inurnment Riverside Cemetery. Family and friends may gather at Tri-county Chapel from 3 pm until time of Service.

    Memorials in Linda's name may be made to Christine Ann Domestic Abuse Services in Oshkosh, WI.

    Special thank you to the staff of St. Elisabeth Hospital ICU unit for their loving and professional care of Linda.

Carl Harrison Tobey

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Family: Linda Catherine Hoks (b. October 6, 1948, d. September 3, 2017)

Janice Hoks

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Thomas G Hoks

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Erik Olson

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KerryJo Unknown

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Ryan Olson

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Michael Hoks

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Donald Olson

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  • Death: Donald Olson died yes.

Jeff Kaufman

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Timothy Vils

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Family: Christin M Boston (b. March 9, 1966, d. July 6, 2008)

  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Jeremy Vils

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Taylor Johnson

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Thomas Collins

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Lorman Anderson

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