Frederick Patrick Krablean
M, b. April 16, 1912, d. May 14, 1993
Family: Violet Filz (b. January 16, 1919, d. June 13, 2007)
- Birth: Frederick Patrick Krablean was born on April 16, 1912 in Menasha, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
- Marriage: He and Violet Filz were married on May 26, 1939 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Death: Frederick Patrick Krablean died on May 14, 1993, at age 81, in Menasha, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
- Burial: He was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
F, b. January 16, 1919, d. June 13, 2007
- Father: Herman Filz (b. October 27, 1872, d. April 7, 1946)
- Mother: Anna Wichman (b. February 16, 1873, d. December 29, 1952)
- Birth: Violet Filz was born on January 16, 1919 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Marriage: She and Frederick Patrick Krablean were married on May 26, 1939 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Death: Violet Filz died on June 13, 2007, at age 88.
- Burial: She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
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Rose Ann Knabenbauer
F, b. November 4, 1930, d. August 12, 2010
Family: Donald P Day (b. May 17, 1930, d. February 28, 2016)
- Birth: Rose Ann Knabenbauer was born on November 4, 1930 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Marriage: She and Donald P Day were married on June 2, 1951 in St Therese Church, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Death: Rose Ann Knabenbauer died on August 12, 2010, at age 79.
- Burial: She was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Note: Rose Ann (Knabenbauer) Day, age 79, of Appleton, died peacefully at Darboy Living Center on August 12, 2010, after a lengthy illness. Her last days were spent surrounded by her family and caregivers that she loved so much, recalling stories and good times from her past. Rose was born on November 4th, 1930, in Appleton, Wisconsin, the daughter of the late Ervin and Wilhelmina (Min Verkuilen) Knabenbauer. On June 2, 1951, Rose was united in marriage to Donald P. Day at St. Therese Catholic Church in Appleton. Rose took a great deal of pride in the jobs she held throughout her lifetime, including employment at Quaker Dairy, Kessler's Grocery Store, Mike's Town and Country, and lastly Prange Way, where she retired after 27 dedicated years of service. Rose's interests included camping in the north woods of Wisconsin with her family, and upon retirement, Rose and Don purchased vacation property in Mountain, Wisconsin, where they enjoyed many years of relaxation, while staying busy with numerous projects and improvements. Rose was very fond of traveling, with multiple trips to Florida, Cancun, Mexico, fishing trips to Canada, and a cruise to Alaska. She was the happiest when she vacationed with the people that she loved the most. To celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary, Rose and Don took a well-deserved dream vacation to Europe, visiting countries such as England, France, Norway and Spain in September 2001. Rose always spoke so highly of her family, and was the family member who worked so hard to keep them united together. She greatly enjoyed the time spent with her faithful and loving husband and son, as well as watching her young grandchildren grow, enjoying the love they brought to her life.
Rose is survived by her husband of 59 years, Donald; son, Scott (Wendy) of Luxemburg, as well as her cherished grandchildren: Rebekah, McKenna and Ryland Day. She is further survived by her brother, Jack (Karen) Knabenbauer; sisters: Geraldine Onkels, Donna Van Asten, Pat Wolfgram, Sharon Maass ; sister-in-law, Germaine Day, and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother Kenneth Knabenbauer; brothers-in-law: Ken Day, Gene Day, Bud Onkels, and James Wolfgram; sister-in-law, Dorothy Knabenbauer; and nephews: Paulie VanAsten (at birth), and Joseph Wolfgram.
A mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Pius X Catholic Church, 500 W. Marquette Street, Appleton, on Monday, August 16th at 7 p.m. with Father Andrew Kysely officiating. Friends may call at the church from 6 p.m. until the time of the service. Inurnment will be in St. Joseph Cemetery, Appleton.
Rose's family would like to extend their sincere thanks to the Mich and Hanneke and the caring staff at Darboy Living Center for their dedicated care of Rose the past three years, the compassionate staff in the ICU and 4th floor at St. Elizabeth Hospital, and members of Heartland Hospice Staff, making her last days filled with dignity and comfort. We are forever grateful for all you did for Rose and her family.
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Donald P Day
M, b. May 17, 1930, d. February 28, 2016
- Father: Clarence T Day (b. January 18, 1897, d. September 21, 1961)
- Mother: Marie State (b. July 17, 1893, d. April 27, 1978)
- Birth: Donald P Day was born on May 17, 1930 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Marriage: He and Rose Ann Knabenbauer were married on June 2, 1951 in St Therese Church, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Death: Donald P Day died on February 28, 2016, at age 85, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
- Burial: He was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Note: Donald P. Day, age 85, formerly of Appleton, died peacefully at Aurora BayCare Medical Center in Green Bay on February 28, 2016 with his family by his side. After a five year struggle with congestive heart failure, bladder cancer, and overcoming a recent stroke, Don was welcomed into Heaven into the loving arms of his wife, Rose. Don's last days were spent with his family telling him how much they loved him, recalling good times and memories along the way.
Don was born on May 17, 1930 in Appleton, Wisconsin, the son of the late Clarence and Marie (State) Day. On June 2, 1951, Don was united in marriage to his beautiful bride, Rose Ann Knabenbauer at St. Therese Catholic Church in Appleton. Rose preceded Don in death on August 12, 2010. In his early years, Don faithfully served his country in the 127th Infantry 32nd Division of the Wisconsin National Guard, and he was called to active duty during the Berlin Crisis in 1961. Upon his discharge in 1969, he obtained the rank of Master Sergeant E8. In addition to his time with the National Guard, he maintained many jobs in the areas of regional sales, before completing a 25+ year career at Miller Electric as a respected department foreman.
Don's interests included camping in the north woods, frequenting many of the local state parks with his family. Upon retirement, Don and Rose purchased vacation property in Mountain, Wisconsin, where they enjoyed many years of relaxation, staying busy with numerous projects and improvements, as well as enjoying quality time together fishing and boating. Don was an avid traveler with his wife, enjoying many trips to Florida, Cancun, Mexico, fishing trips to Canada with his family, as well as an Alaskan cruise in 1996. To celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary in September of 2001, Don and Rose took a well-deserved dream vacation to Europe, visiting countries such as England, France, Norway, and Spain. The trips he took with his family and loved ones were the highlights of his life.
Don was a gentle and kind soul, who cherished the time spent with wife Rose, his only son, Scott and watching his young grandchildren grow, enjoying the love they brought to his life, the pride of following their many sports, and taking pride in the young people they were becoming.
In his final years, Don enjoyed the many friendships that he gained while living at Moraine Ridge Senior Living Community in Green Bay, enjoying the company of good friends, weekly outings, nightly card games, and activities along the way.
Don is survived by his only son, Scott (Wendy) Day of Luxemburg, as well as his cherished grandchildren: Rebekah, McKenna, and Ryland Day. Scott was very dedicated to his father for the many years he needed care, not leaving his side during his final days, and comforting him and making sure he felt loved and cared for right up until the end. He is further survived by a brother-in-law, Jack (Karen) Knabenbauer, a sister-in-law, Sharon Maass, and many nieces and nephews. Don was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Rose Ann Day, his brother, Ken (Mary) Day, his brother, Gene (Germaine) Day, many of his sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law from his wife's side of the family, as well as two nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 6:00 pm on Friday, March 4, 2016 at St. Pius X Catholic Church, 500 W. Marquette Street, Appleton with Father Thomas J. Farrell officiating. Military honors will follow the mass. Friends may call at the church from 4:00 pm until 5:45 pm prior to the time of the service. Inurnment will be in St. Joseph Cemetery, Appleton at a later date.
Don's family would like to extend their sincere thanks to the staff at Moraine Ridge Senior Living Community of Green Bay for their care the past five years, the staff at Aurora BayCare Medical Center of Green Bay ICU, as well as the compassionate 1st floor care he received from nurses Amy and June during his final days. Also, special thanks to the touching harp player who visited Don during the last hour of his life, providing him with peaceful music as he made his final journey to Heaven. We love you Dad (and Grandpa)...until we meet again.
Published in Appleton Post-Crescent on Mar. 2, 2016.
F, b. July 7, 1933, d. July 23, 2013
- Birth: Geraldine Knabenbauer was born on July 7, 1933 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Death: She died on July 23, 2013, at age 80, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Burial: She was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Appleton, Wisconsin.
- Note: Onkels, Geraldine M.In loving memory of Geraldine "Gerry" Onkels. Gerry Onkels, a long time resident of Appleton, WI passed away Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at Appleton Health Care Center at the young age of 80. She was born on July 7, 1933 in Appleton; daughter of the late Ervin and Wilhelmina "Minni" Knabenbauer. On September 10, 1955, she married Melvin K. Onkels; Melvin preceded her in death in 2000.Gerry was a homemaker and loving mother to their four children: Dan, Deb, David and Diane. As Melvin and Gerry's children grew, they had their own families. Dan Onkels has two children: Adam and Michelle. Deb Crawford has two children: David and Andrew. David (Kay) Onkels have three children: Amanda, Jessica and Corey Gasper. Diane Dontje, whom preceded her in death, has two very strong daughters, Samantha and Monica Dontje. She is also survived by three great grandchildren, Isasah Ruiz Gasper, Taysean Gasper and Gunnar Barabe; sisters, Sharon Maass and Pat Wolfgram; brother, John Knabenbauer; brother-in-law, Donald Day and sisters-in-law, Jane Hacker and Janice Onkels. Gerry was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, "Bud"; daughter, Diane; brothers, sisters, brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews and her adored dog, Toto.A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 12:00 Noon at Valley Funeral Home, Appleton. A visitation will be on Saturday at the funeral home from 10:30 a.m. until the time of the service. Entombment will take place in Riverside Cemetery. Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.valleyfh.com.Gerry's family would like to say a special thank you to the nurses and staff of Affinity Visiting Nurses Hospice and Appleton Health Care Center for their compassionate care. - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/postcrescent/obituary-browse.aspx?recentdate=0&type=1#sthash.6BLUMNqV.dpuf.
Melvin K Onkels
M, b. July 18, 1930, d. October 30, 2000
- Birth: Melvin K Onkels was born on July 18, 1930 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Death: He died on October 30, 2000, at age 70.
- Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
Fern Marie Krueger
F, b. May 17, 1920, d. September 6, 2013
- Birth: Fern Marie Krueger was born on May 17, 1920.
- Marriage: She and Robert William Pierquet were married on September 14, 1940.
- Death: Fern Marie Krueger died on September 6, 2013, at age 93.
- Note: Pierquet, Fern Marie
Our beloved mother, Mrs. Fern Marie Pierquet, 93, lifelong Allouez and Preble resident, died Sept. 6, 2013, at Manor Care East Rehabilitative Center. She died peacefully in her sleep from Congestive Heart Failure. Family members were at her side. She was born on May 17, 1920, to the late Wesley and Clara (Elliot) Krueger. Fern was a graduate of East High in Green Bay. She married Robert Pierquet on Sept. 14, 1940. She was a homemaker and mother of five children, Barb (James) Metzler, Richard who is deceased, Kathy (Richard) Derozier, Roger (Donna 'Jody') Pierquet, and Lori; five grandchildren, Sally (Dave Cartwright), Melissa (Mark Colin), Dan, Ricky, and Deagan; and two great-grandchildren, Natalie and Mallorie. She also had numerous nieces and nephews. She loved family gatherings, Packer games, music, Regis Philbin, her cottage and trips to Door County, polkas, travel, and playing cards at the Allouez Senior Center. She was a member of Holy Martyrs and St. Matthews Catholic churches. She also was a hard worker both at home and in family businesses (dairy farm, home construction, Woodside Country Club). She also volunteered at St. Vincent's Hospital, a school library, Ladies Altar Society, and the Funeral Choir.
Mrs. Pierquet was preceded in death by her father and stepmother, Wesley and Maude Krueger. At age 93, Fern has already said goodbye to all but one sister Mrs. Carol DeGroot and one sister-in-law Mrs. Joyce Krueger. Her six brothers and five sisters include William (Della) Krueger, Fred (Dorothy) Krueger, Mabel Krueger, Harriet (Austin) Hendrickson, Robert (Florence) Krueger, Marge (Raymond) Coenen, Carol (Harold) Mann, Vernon (Eva) Krueger, Donald (LaVerne) Krueger, Gordon (Joyce) Krueger, and Carol (Howard) DeGroot.
Private services will be held per Fern's request. She will be buried in Holy Martyrs cemetery. In lieu of floral expressions, a memorial fund has been established in Fern's name.
Mrs. Pierquet's family would like to extend their sincere gratitude to all the caregivers at Manor Care East for all their love and levity. They created a "second home" with Mom's favorites of afternoon Schafkopf card games, weekly live musicians, and roommate Sharon. Dr. Fagre and nurse Joyce Bishop went above and beyond in their medical treatment of Mrs. Pierquet.
Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette on September 10, 2013.
Patricia A Knabenbauer
F, b. March 17, 1945, d. April 22, 2015
- Birth: Patricia A Knabenbauer was born on March 17, 1945 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Marriage: She and James C Wolfgram were married on January 11, 1965.
- Death: Patricia A Knabenbauer died on April 22, 2015, at age 70, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Note: Patricia A. "Pat" Wolfgram
Patricia Wolfgram, age 70, of Menasha, passed away on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at St. Elizabeth Hospital. She was born on March 17, 1945 in Appleton, to the late Ervin and Minnie (Verkuilen) Knabenbauer. On January 11, 1965, Pat married James Wolfgram. She was currently employed at Fleet Farm in Appleton. Pat enjoyed traveling, trips to the casino, and spending time at the trailer up north.
Pat is survived by her sons: Steven (Michele) Wolfgram of Oshkosh and Travis Wolfgram of Green Bay; granddaughter Heather Wolfgram; brother Jack (Karen) Knabenbauer and her sister Sharon Knabenbauer-Maass. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Pat was preceded in death by her husband Jim, son Joe, and three sisters and a brother.
The prayer service for Pat will be held at 6:00 pm on Saturday, April 25, 2015 at WICHMANN FUNERAL HOME downtown chapel. Deacon C. F. Dedman will be officiating. A time of visitation will be held on Saturday at 4:00 pm at the funeral home until the time of service. Online condolences can be offered at www.wichmannfargo.com.
James C Wolfgram
M, b. October 17, 1942, d. January 16, 2010
- Birth: James C Wolfgram was born on October 17, 1942.
- Marriage: He and Patricia A Knabenbauer were married on January 11, 1965.
- Death: James C Wolfgram died on January 16, 2010, at age 67.
- Note: January 18, 2010
Wolfgram, James C. "Jim"
James C. Wolfgram, 67, Menasha, passed away at St. Elizabeth Hospital on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2010. He was born in Appleton, on Oct. 17, 1942, the son of the late George and Olga (Ahrens) Wolfgram. On Jan. 11, 1965, he married his wife of 45 years, Patricia "Pat" Knabenbauer. Jim worked for Schrieter's Auto Supply and then worked for Miller Electric for 17 years, retiring in 2007. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time at the trailer up north.
Jim is survived by his wife, Pat; sons, Steven Wolfgram, Oshkosh; and Travis Wolfgram, Green Bay; grandchild, Heather; sisters, Nancy (Earl) Miller, Reedfield; and Bonnie (John) Bucher, Minneapolis, Minn.
He was preceded in death by his son, Joe Wolfgram.
A prayer service will be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2010, at the Wichmann Funeral Home. Friends will be received at the funeral home on Wednesday from 4 p.m. until the time of the service.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund is being established.
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