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Lisa Lynn Weyland

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James E Luedtke

M, b. January 14, 1943, d. January 9, 2012

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  • Birth: James E Luedtke was born on January 14, 1943 in Neenah, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He was married on May 6, 1967.
  • Death: He died on January 9, 2012, at age 68.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Mary Cemetery, Menasha, Wisconsin.
  • Note: James Ellsworth Luedtke, age 68, passed away after a brief illness with family by his side on Monday, January 9, 2012. James was born in Neenah on January 14, 1943, the son of the late Harvey and Lorraine (Knaggs) Luedtke. On May 6, 1967, he was united in marriage to his loving wife, Candice Schmidt, in Monico, Wisconsin.

    Jim was employed by Neenah Foundry Co. for 45 years, retiring in 2008. Some of Jim's favorite pastimes included bird watching and especially deer hunting. Jim was a proud member of the Currier and Ives Dinnerware Collectors Club, and also an avid collector of Royal China and American Fostoria. Some of Jim's favorite TV time was spent watching NASCAR and the Packers.

    Jim leaves behind his wife Candy of 44 years. He is also survived by his son, Jeff (Becky) Luedtke, Menasha; and daughter, Tricia (Tim) Van Rooy, Menasha. He was proud Grandpa to four grandchildren: Jaidyn and Lilia Luedtke and Mason and Corbin Van Rooy. He is further survived by his sister, Lynnette Wilfling, Nampa, Idaho; sister-in-law, Luella White, Two Rivers; nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews and many friends including his little dog Lexi.

    He was preceded in death by his parents Harvey and Lorraine Luedtke and brother-in-law Merton White.

    A service to celebrate Jim's life will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, January 14, 2012 at the Martens-Laemmrich Funeral Home, 312 Milwaukee Street, Menasha with Pastor Samuel Degner officiating. Friends will be received at the funeral home from 9 a.m. until the time of service. This is also the day his journey started here on earth 69 years ago. The committal will take place at St. Mary Cemetery.

    Jim's family wishes to extend a sincere thank you to the staff on 2nd floor, Dr. Avery, Dr. Lauderdale, Dr. Reidy and the ICU team at St. Elizabeth Hospital for their exceptional care and compassion. We would like to sincerely thank Pastor Degner for sharing God's word with Jim, giving him great comfort and giving peace to his family.

    A memorial is being established in his name in lieu of flowers.

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    Yesterday's gone

    Tomorrow

    may never come -

    Martens-Laemmrich

    Funeral Home

    Menasha 920-722-8252

    Sign the guest book and

    light a candle at: www.

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    Published in Appleton Post-Crescent from January 11 to January 12, 2012.

Candice Schmidt

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Family: James E Luedtke (b. January 14, 1943, d. January 9, 2012)

Michael Todd VandeBurgt

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Cheryl Ann Hau

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James Schuh

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Family: Tracey Grych

Tracey Grych

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Family: James Schuh

Vicki Lynn Verhagen

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Richard Schmidt

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Paul Fred VanLandghen

M, b. November 18, 1931, d. December 2, 2015

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Family: Yvonne E DeBruin

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  • Birth: Paul Fred VanLandghen was born on November 18, 1931.
  • Death: He died on December 2, 2015, at age 84.
  • Note: Paul Fred Van Landghen, 84, passed away on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 at home. Paul was born on November18, 1931 to Fred and Alvina Van Landghen in Appleton. Paul married Yvonne Debruin on May 22, 1934 and they spent 61 years together.

    Paul is survived by his wife Yvonne, three sons; Richard (Amy) Van Landghen, John Van Landghen, and Ken Van Landghen, 6 grandchildren; Adam and Mike Van Landghen, Ryan Derks, Boyd and Lee Van Landghen, and Ryan (Stephanie) Homman, one great grandchild, Ian Homman, his siblings; Dan Van Landghen, Doug Van Landghen, Bruce (Marge) Van Landghen, Phley Huss, Jack (Ruth) Van Landghen, Robert Van Landghen, nieces, nephew, other relatives and friends.

    Paul was preceded in death by his parents, sisters-in-law; Joy, Nancy, and Roxanne Van Landghen, Carol (Wes) Braun, brothers-in-law, Jerome Debruin and Lloyd Huss.

    The memorial service for Paul will be held on Sunday, December 6, 2015 at 4:00 PM at the JANSEN FARGO FUNERAL HOME, 204 E. Kimberly Ave. A time of visitation will be held on Sunday from 2:00 PM until the time of the service at the funeral home.

    Online condolences may be expressed at www.wichmannfargo.com.

    The family would like to thank Theda Care at Home Hospice and all of the Doctors and nurses that have helped Paul and his family during the last two years.

John VanLandghen

M, b. February 22, 1957, d. May 18, 2016

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  • Birth: John VanLandghen was born on February 22, 1957.
  • Death: He died on May 18, 2016, at age 59.
  • Note: Van Landghen, John "Kool Daddy"

    Born on 2-22-57 and passed away peacefully while jamming out to his favorite music on 5-18-16. His son Ryan Derks and girlfriend Stephanie Feavel were taking care of him at home while he battled stage 4 prostate cancer. Would like to thank friends Derrick and May for their help. John worked at Kimberly Mill and Eggers Industries. He enjoyed fishing, four wheeling, riding his Harley and hanging out with his 7 german shepherds.

    Mother Yvonne Van Landghen, father Paul Van Landghen (deceased), brothers Richard and Kenneth, sister-in-law Amy, many nephews, aunts and uncles.

    Celebration of John's life will be held at Ryan and Stephanie's farm on Sat, June 4th at 2:00 PM.

    He will be missed.
    Published in Appleton Post-Crescent from May 25 to May 26, 2016.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Kenneth VanLandghen

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Terri Hommen

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Cynthia Jean Buksyk

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Julie Miller

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Otto Fink

M, b. April 15, 1892, d. February 23, 1958

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Family: Martha Ida Knaak (b. June 11, 1891, d. June 10, 1948)

Biography

  • Birth: Otto Fink was born on April 15, 1892 in Shawano County, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Martha Ida Knaak were married on December 12, 1914.
  • Death: Otto Fink died on February 23, 1958, at age 65.

Martha Ida Knaak

F, b. June 11, 1891, d. June 10, 1948

Family: Otto Fink (b. April 15, 1892, d. February 23, 1958)

Biography

  • Birth: Martha Ida Knaak was born on June 11, 1891.
  • Marriage: She and Otto Fink were married on December 12, 1914.
  • Death: Martha Ida Knaak died on June 10, 1948, at age 56.

Wendy Fink

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Jeffrey Frees

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John Nicholas Griesbach

M, b. May 17, 1887, d. June 18, 1947

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Family: Anna Frances Bissing (b. May 23, 1892, d. June 8, 1945)

Biography

  • Birth: John Nicholas Griesbach was born on May 17, 1887.
  • Death: He died on June 18, 1947, at age 60.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Edward Cemetery, Mackville, Wisconsin.

Anna Frances Bissing

F, b. May 23, 1892, d. June 8, 1945

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Family: John Nicholas Griesbach (b. May 17, 1887, d. June 18, 1947)

Biography

  • Birth: Anna Frances Bissing was born on May 23, 1892.
  • Death: She died on June 8, 1945, at age 53.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Edward Cemetery, Mackville, Wisconsin.

Marie A Montie

F, b. May 12, 1926, d. December 21, 2014

Biography

  • Birth: Marie A Montie was born on May 12, 1926 in Gillett, Oconto Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Gerald W Schmalz were married on February 4, 1954.
  • Death: Marie A Montie died on December 21, 2014, at age 88.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Angels Cemetery, Darboy, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Marie A. Schmalz, 88, of Appleton, passed away on Sunday, December 21, 2014 surrounded by her family at Rennes Health & Rehab. Marie was born on May 12, 1926 in Gillett to the late Gust and Esther Montie. She was a graduate of Tipler High School.

    On February 4, 1954 she was united in marriage to the love of her life Gerald Schmalz. Marie was a cook at various restaurants and super clubs in the area. She enjoyed cooking, playing bingo, gardening, bird watching, and was an avid Packer fan.

    Marie is survived by her children; G. Dennis (Lois) Schmalz, Greg Schmalz, Wayne (Becky) Schmalz, and Lori (Carl) Barkow, her grandchildren; Matt (Jodi) Schmalz, Jamye (Don) Winker, Racheal Kroll, Derek Schmalz, Jason (Dawn) Farr, Heather (Jim) Langton, Tiffany, Kelsey, and Amber Schmalz, Ryan (Amy) Woldt, and Sara Woldt, and16 great-grandchildren. She is further survived by her sister Ruth Freye, and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Marie was preceded in death by her parents, husband Gerald, daughter Amy Brewe, brothers Harold (Beulah) Montie and Robert (Juanita) Montie, and by her brother-in-law William Freye.

    A memorial service will be held TODAY, December 23, 2014 at 6:00 PM at Valley Funeral Home 2211 N. Richmond St. Appleton, with Fr. James Lucas officiating. Relatives and friends may visit with the family TODAY, December 23, 2014 from 4:00 PM until 6:00 PM at the FUNERAL HOME.

    The family would like to express a special Thank you to the staff at Rennes Health & Rehab Center for the excellent care and support they gave Marie.

Gerald Dennis Schmalz

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