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Robert Marx

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Barbara Heraly

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Daniel Ebben

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Christine Ann VandeHey

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Timothy William Ebben

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Scott Ebben

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Rose Marx

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Parents

  • Father: John Marx (b. June 12, 1864, d. March 27, 1950)
  • Mother: Anna Zahringer (b. February 1, 1868, d. January 23, 1958)

Family: Lawrence Thiel (b. December 4, 1903, d. August 11, 1974)

Biography

  • Birth: Rose Marx was born on April 17, 1908 in St John, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Lawrence Thiel were married on June 30, 1930 in St John, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Rose Marx died on May 30, 1998, at age 90, in St John, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St John Cemetery, St John, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.

Lawrence Thiel

M, b. December 4, 1903, d. August 11, 1974

Parents

  • Father: Michael Thiel (b. June 10, 1857, d. September 11, 1937)
  • Mother: Mary Lauer (b. October 1, 1865, d. February 25, 1937)

Family: Rose Marx (b. April 17, 1908, d. May 30, 1998)

Biography

  • Birth: Lawrence Thiel was born on December 4, 1903 in St John, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Rose Marx were married on June 30, 1930 in St John, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Lawrence Thiel died on August 11, 1974, at age 70, in St John, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, St John, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.

Mary ann (Mayme) Marx

F, b. April 17, 1908, d. December 12, 1993

Parents

  • Father: John Marx (b. June 12, 1864, d. March 27, 1950)
  • Mother: Anna Zahringer (b. February 1, 1868, d. January 23, 1958)

Family: Raymond Joseph Halbach (b. December 4, 1903, d. March 18, 1981)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary ann (Mayme) Marx was born on April 17, 1908 in Town of Woodville, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Raymond Joseph Halbach were married on September 13, 1926 in St John, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Mary ann (Mayme) Marx died on December 12, 1993, at age 85, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Sherwood, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.

Raymond Joseph Halbach

M, b. December 4, 1903, d. March 18, 1981

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Family: Mary ann (Mayme) Marx (b. April 17, 1908, d. December 12, 1993)

Biography

  • Birth: Raymond Joseph Halbach was born on December 4, 1903.
  • Marriage: He and Mary ann (Mayme) Marx were married on September 13, 1926 in St John, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Raymond Joseph Halbach died on March 18, 1981, at age 77.
  • Burial: He was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Sherwood, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.

William Halbach

M, b. June 2, 1927, d. May 11, 2009

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Biography

  • Birth: William Halbach was born on June 2, 1927 in St John, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on May 11, 2009, at age 81.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, St John, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
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    Halbach, William R. (Bill)


    William R. (Bill) Halbach passed away on May 11, 2009, after a long struggle with type II diabetes & heart disease. He was born June 2, 1927, in St. John WI, the son of the late Raymond and Mary "Mayme" (Marx) Halbach. He attended grade school at St. John Catholic Parish in St. John, and high school and post high school studies at St. Lawrence Seminary in Mt. Calvary. He joined the Merchant Marines near the end of WWII, and then joined the Air Force, serving as a telegraph radio operator on Johnson Island and in Nevada, reaching the rank of Sergeant. He married the former Joyce Johnson on December 29, 1956, and they lived in Menasha for 8 years before moving to St. John.

    He spent the majority of his working career as a Customer Service Manager at Wisconsin Tissue Mills in Menasha, retiring in 1992. Bill was very involved in the Catholic parish at St. John, where he was instrumental in establishing & serving in the lecturing, lay ministry and high school religious education programs. He was also instrumental in consolidating the school systems of St. John and Sacred Heart Parish of Sherwood; serving as the initial school board president. Bill was an active lay-minister until his recent health decline.

    Bill had a wonderful singing voice, and was well known throughout the old-time polka music community for both his German vocals and his bass-horn playing. He was with the Kenny Schmaltz Orchestra during the 1960's and with the Jerry Schneider Orchestra from the 1970's through the early 1990's, making several recordings.

    Bill is survived by his loving wife Joyce; his children: Peg (Frank) Schwalbach, Hilbert; Dan (Ann) Halbach, Madison; Elizabeth (Dave) Neuber, New London; Mary (James) Herter, Dale; Ann (Russ) Meyers, Hilbert; Gerry (Melanie) Halbach, Campbellsville, KY; Terry Halbach, South Deerfield, MA; Clare Grignon, Greenleaf; Michele (Steve) Frane, Chilton; Paul (Cindy) Halbach, Kaukauna; and Maureen (Brad) Loose, Neenah; as well as 36 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren. He is further survived by brothers and sisters: Don, Kaukauna; Al, Sheboygan; Jeannette Ott, Forest Jct; Eugene, San Antonio, TX; Rosemary (Norb) Propson, Chilton; Mary Ann (Neil) Olson, Hilbert; Bernadette (Sr. Margaret Mary Halbach), Brillion; and Ray (Marilyn), Sherwood; and in-laws Audry Mader, Sherwood; Bob (Sue) Johnson, Neenah; Jim (Jean) Johnson, Appleton; Harriet (Glen) Ridnour, Mineral Point. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews & dear friends.

    He was preceded in death by his parents; his parents-in-law William and Anna Johnson; his sister Lucille Mader; brothers Gerald and James (Butch); sisters-in-law Mert, Joan and Ethel Halbach; brothers-in-law Leo Ott and Adrian Mader; and great-granddaughter Grace Elizabeth Schwalbach.

    Mass of the Christian Burial will be held at Sacred Heart Church in Sherwood on Friday, May 15, at 11 a.m. with Fr. Kenneth Frozena officiating. Burial will be at the St. John Cemetery in St. John. Friends may call Thursday evening 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Wieting Funeral Home in Brillion, and again at the church on Friday from 9 a.m. until the time of Mass. A parish prayer service will be held on Thursday night at 7:30 p.m. at the funeral home by Father Phillip Dinh-Van-Thiep.

    The family extends special thanks to Theda Care Hospice; especially Mary Littibrandt, Dr. Stephan Dernlan and his staff; and friend Scott Leitner for their support and assistance during Bill's illness.

John Marx

M, b. May 14, 1899, d. December 2, 1988

Parents

  • Father: John Marx (b. June 12, 1864, d. March 27, 1950)
  • Mother: Anna Zahringer (b. February 1, 1868, d. January 23, 1958)

Biography

  • Birth: John Marx was born on May 14, 1899.
  • Death: He died on December 2, 1988, at age 89.

Diana S Hollnbacher

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Family: John Adrian DeGroot (b. February 23, 1932, d. April 20, 1993)

Brian DeGroot

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Kevin DeGroot

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Nichole DeGroot

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Maurice Francis DeGroot

M, b. September 12, 1916, d. May 2, 2005

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Biography

  • Birth: Maurice Francis DeGroot was born on September 12, 1916 in Combined Locks, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on May 2, 2005, at age 88, in Austin, Travis Co, Texas.
  • Note: Source: Appleton Post Crescent Obituary
    Thursday, May 5, 2005

    DeGroot (Morrie), Maurice F.

    Maurice F. (Morrie) DeGroot, born on September 12, 1916, in Combined Locks, Wisconsin, was called home by his creator at 3:58 p.m. on May 2, 2005.

    December 1941 he enlisted in the Air Force, attaining the rank of Major. Served as an instructor pilot for 3 years and flew P40 and P51 fighter planes. He retired as president, of Dairyland County Mutual and deputy CEO of Sentry Insurance. A faithful member of St. Ignatius Catholic Church, and an active member of the Knights of Columbus, he served as a 4th Degree Knight. During his business years he was a member of the Austin Junior Chamber of Commerce. Morrie, who loved the outdoors, was an avid golfer and fly fisherman. After retirement he enjoyed traveling.

    He is survived by sons, M.F. (Bud) and wife Lynn of Liberty Hill, Texas; Robert and wife Kem of The Woodlands, Texas; Steve and wife Cheryl of Austin, Texas; Jim and wife Donna of Dripping Springs, Texas; Tom and wife Pennie of Sugarland, Texas; Don and wife Barbara of Lago Vista, Texas; daughter, Mary Kay and husband Chuck of Cedar Park, Texas; and close friend Barbara Morgensen of Austin, Texas; as well as several brothers and sisters; 16 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

    Morrie was preceded in death by his parents and his wife of 52 years, Mary Jane.

    The family wishes that memorial contributions be given to the charity of your choice.

    Visitation will be held at 5 p.m. on Thursday, May 5, 2005, at Wilke-Clay Fish Funeral Home. The recitation of the Holy Rosary will follow at 7 p.m. Mass of the Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, May 6, 2005, at St. Ignatius Catholic Church with Father Joe Tomei officiating. Interment will follow at Assumption Cemetery.

    Arrangements by Wilke-Clay-Fish Funeral Home, 2620 S. Congress Ave., Austin, TX 512/442-1446.

Mary Jane House

F, b. January 21, 1926, d. September 22, 1996

Biography

  • Birth: Mary Jane House was born on January 21, 1926.
  • Death: She died on September 22, 1996, at age 70, in Austin, Travis Co, Texas.

Lawrence M DeGroot

M, b. November 13, 1920, d. July 28, 2009

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Biography

  • Birth: Lawrence M DeGroot was born on November 13, 1920.
  • Marriage: He and Joanne Lueck were married on June 10, 1950 in St Therese Church, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Lawrence M DeGroot died on July 28, 2009, at age 88.
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    DeGroot, Lawrence M.


    Lawrence M. DeGroot, age 88, Kimberly, passed away on Tuesday, July 28, 2009, at Colony Oak Care Center. Larry was born November 13, 1920, to the late John and Johanna (Haanegraf) DeGroot. On June 10, 1950, he was united in marriage to Joanne Lueck at St. Therese Catholic Church in Appleton and together they celebrated 59 years of marriage. Lawrence was a World War II Air Force Pilot stationed in Texas and had been an active member of the Wm. Verhagen American Legion Post #60 in Kimberly. Larry was an avid outdoorsman who loved fishing and hunting. He was very close to his family and enjoyed the times spent with his children and grandchildren.

    He is survived by his wife Joanne; his five children: Mike DeGroot, Mark DeGroot, Jon DeGroot, Larry (Teresa) De Groot, and Kris (Don) Van Roy; 14 grandchildren: Scott (Lisa) DeGroot, Lisa (Bruce) Keeth, Jill (Scott) Thayer, Tara (Jim) Burkhart, Rachel (David) Osterling, Carrie DeGroot, Misty DeGroot, Matt (Amber) DeGroot, Lindsay DeGroot, Emily DeGroot, Jacob DeGroot, Kayln Van Roy, Cody Van Roy, and Sam Van Roy; nine great grandchildren; three sisters: Ella DeWees, Evelyn Riley, and Theresa Sanders. Larry was further survived by numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

    He was preceded in death by six brothers: Jack, Maury, Gene, Adrian, Ambrose, and Paul; two sisters: Mary Lou and Grace.

    A private family service will be held at Boettcher Family Funeral Home in Kaukauna. (920-766-2099)

    The family wishes to extend their gratitude to the wonderful staff at Colony Oaks.

Joanne Lueck

F, b. December 12, 1927, d. April 13, 2014

Biography

  • Birth: Joanne Lueck was born on December 12, 1927.
  • Marriage: She and Lawrence M DeGroot were married on June 10, 1950 in St Therese Church, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Joanne Lueck died on April 13, 2014, at age 86, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Joanne M. De Groot, Kaukauna, age 86 passed away on Sunday, April 13, 2014 at St. Paul Elder Services. She was born December 12, 1927, daughter of the late Frank and Sophie (Dorn) Lueck. On June 10, 1950, she was united in marriage to Lawrence De Groot at St. Therese Catholic Church in Appleton and together they celebrated 59 years of marriage. Joanne was a homemaker and loving mother of 5 children. She was remembered by many as the lunch and playground supervisor at Kimberly Elementary School for many years before moving on to Warehouse Specialists Christmas line and then hired full time for Bemis Jason in 1980 until her retirement. She enjoyed working because she loved being with people. She had many good friends who enjoyed card club with her. Joanne also spent enjoyable times with many friends at Jerry Kamps courts in Combined Locks pitching horseshoes and helping organize the tournaments. She brought a joyful presence where ever she went. She was very close to her family and cherished time spent with her children and grandchildren, brothers and sisters.

    She is survived by her 5 children: Mike De Groot, Mark De Groot, Jon De Groot, Larry (Teresa) De Groot, Kris (Don) Van Roy; 14 grandchildren: Lisa (Bruce) Keeth, Scott (Lisa) De Groot, Jill (Scott) Thayer, Tara (Jim) Burkhart, Rachel (David) Osterling, Carrie De Groot, Misty De Groot, Matt (Amber) De Groot, Lindsay (AJ) Teunissen, Emily De Groot, Jacob De Groot, Kayln (Tommy) Nelson, Cody Van Roy, and Sam Van Roy; 13 great grandchildren: 2 sisters: Tess (Murray) Weiss and Mary Lueck; and a brother, Chuck Lueck; 4 sisters in law: Pat De Groot, Ann De Groot, and Dianne De Groot, Theresa Sanders; and one brother in law, Carl Schnese. Joanne is further survived by many nieces, nephews and other relatives.

    She was preceded in death by 2 brothers: Jim Lueck, and Bob (Kathy) Lueck; and many brothers and sisters in law.

    A Memorial Mass for Joanne will be at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday April 26, 2014 at Holy Spirit Parish at Holy Angels Church, Darboy. Friend may call directly at church from 9:00 a.m. until the time of mass. The family has chosen Boettcher Family Funeral Home, Kaukauna to assist them. www.boettcherfamilyfuneral.com

    The family wishes to extend their gratitude to the staff of St.Paul Elder Service rehab wing and wonderful neighbors and friends Dave and Marilyn Harke.

Alice Marie Loderbauer

F, b. October 6, 1919, d. December 15, 2007

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Family: Francis Raymond Fink (b. December 4, 1914, d. April 22, 1993)

Biography

  • Birth: Alice Marie Loderbauer was born on October 6, 1919 in Town of Buchanan, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Francis Raymond Fink were married on October 25, 1938 in St Mary's, Kaukauna, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Alice Marie Loderbauer died on December 15, 2007, at age 88, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Star of Hope Mausoleum, Appleton, Wisconsin.
  • Note: December 17, 2007

    Fink, Alice Marie (Loderbauer) "World's Best Mom" Alice Marie Fink, 88, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2007, at St Paul Nursing Home, Kaukauna, surrounded by family following a long illness. She was born Oct. 6, 1919, the daughter of Michael and Theresa (Ashauer) Loderbauer. Alice married Francis Raymond Fink on Oct. 25, 1938, at St Mary's Catholic Church in Kaukauna. Alice and Francis farmed in the Town of Harrison after their marriage. When the farm was sold, she worked as a waitress at the Hyland House in Kaukauna. Alice was a member of Holy Angels (Holy Spirit) Catholic Church, Darboy.

    Alice is survived by her daughter, Phyllis Mueller, Menasha; a son, Ronald (Patricia) Fink, Town of Harrison; four grandsons, Scott (Chris) Mueller, Luxemberg; Randall (Connie) Fink, Appleton; Daniel (Sheryl) Fink, Minneapolis, Minn.; Michael (Selina) Fink, West Branch, Iowa; five great-grandchildren; a sister, Agnes (Loderbauer) Wittmann, Kaukauna; two sisters-in-law, Naomi (Fahrbach) Loderbauer, Kimberly and Eileen (Fink) Liebergen, Kaukauna; her husband's brother-in-law, Robert Schwarzbauer, Appleton; and several nieces and nephews.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Francis, on April 22, 1993; her parents; two brothers, Raymond Loderbauer and Peter Loderbauer; sister-in-law, Lorraine (Krueger) Loderbauer; brother-in-law, Raymond Wittmann; her husband's brother-in-law, Willard Liebergen; his half-brother, Leo and wife, Theresa (Ver Bockel) Fink; his half-sisters, Vera Fink and Gladys (Fink) Schwarzbauer.

    A private family service for Alice will be held at Valley Funeral Home. Entombment will be in the Star of Hope Mausoleum at Highland Memorial Park.

    The family would like to thank the staff at St. Paul Nursing Home for their excellent care of Alice.

    Valley Funeral Home

    2211 N. Richmond St.

    Appleton, WI 54911

    920-733-5435

    www.valleyfh.com

    "Serving as would be Served."

Randall Ronald Fink

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Family 2: Rosemary Baxter

Family 3: Connie M Kelling (b. circa 1966, d. November 3, 2011)

  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Michael Loderbauer

M, b. December 22, 1885, d. July 16, 1951

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Family: Theresa Ashauer (b. May 30, 1893, d. April 11, 1979)

Biography

  • Birth: Michael Loderbauer was born on December 22, 1885 in Town of Harrison, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Theresa Ashauer were married on November 18, 1913 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Michael Loderbauer died on July 16, 1951, at age 65, in Town of Buchanan, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Mary's, Kaukauna, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Michael Loderbauer
    Michael Loderbauer, 65, route 3, Kaukauna, died at his home about 9:45 Monday evening. He suffered a stroke Sunday night. He was born in the town of buchanan Dec. 22, 1885, and spent all his life in that vicinity. He lived the last 37 years at the farm home where he died.
    Survivors are the widow; two daughters, Mrs. Ray Wittman, route 3, Kaukauna, and Mrs. Francis Fink, route 1, Menasha; two sons, Ray and Peter Loberbauer, route 3, Kaukauna; a brother, John Loberbauer, route 3, Kaukauna; four sisters, Mrs. Rainier Biese and Mrs. Catherine Theisen, Kaukauna, Mrs. Gretchen Gerend, Green Bay, and Sister Mary Francesca, Silver Lake convent, Manitowoc; and nine grandchildren.
    Friends may call at the Greenwood Funeral home, Kaukauna, after 7 o'clock tonight. The rosary will be recited at 8 o'clock tonight and at the same hour Wednesday night.
    After the cortege forms at the funeral home at 8:30 Thursday morning, services will be at St. Mary Catholic church, Kaukauna, where he was a member, at 9 o'clocl. The Rev. Joseph Esderpsky, pastor, will be in charge. Burial will be in St. Mary cemetery, Kaukauna.

Raymond Loderbauer

M, b. April 14, 1916, d. April 26, 1999

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Family: Naomi Angeline Fahrbach

Biography

  • Birth: Raymond Loderbauer was born on April 14, 1916 in Town of Buchanan, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He was married on November 21, 1938 in St Francis Church, Hollandtown, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on April 26, 1999, at age 83, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Mary's, Kaukauna, Wisconsin.

Mary Elizabeth Fiedler

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