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Barbara Matuszak

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Family: Joseph Socha (b. March 1, 1937, d. May 22, 1997)

Joseph Socha

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Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Socha was born on March 1, 1937.
  • Death: He died on May 22, 1997, at age 60.

Marilyn Matuszak

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Alvin P Socha

M, b. September 10, 1944, d. November 3, 2015

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Biography

  • Birth: Alvin P Socha was born on September 10, 1944.
  • Marriage: He was married on August 20, 1966.
  • Death: He died on November 3, 2015, at age 71.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Sebastian Cemetery, Isaar, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Alvin P. Socha, 71, of Seymour, passed away Tuesday morning, November 3, 2015 with his family by his side. He was born September 10, 1944, son of the late Peter and Dorothy (Botzet) Socha.

    On August 20, 1966, he was united in marriage to Marilyn Matuszak.

    Alvin was a member of St. Sebastian's Catholic Church, Isaar. He was active in the choir and a member of the Seymour American Legion Post 106. He was a truck driver for many years, first with Schneider Transport and then CCX out of Neenah.

    He is survived by his wife, Marilyn; children: Carolyn (Rich) Harper, Jerry Socha, Karen (Don) Custer, Laurie (Duane) Snyder, Marie (Troy) Ward, Al (Tori) Socha, Sarah (Ryan) Radecki, Mike (Kelly) Socha, Charlene (Craig) VandeCorput, Tish (Michael) Kozlowski; 20 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren; brothers: Peter and David Socha; sisters: Jo Ann Behling, Rose Mary Kempen, and Debra (Dave) Tennie; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: La Verne Kons, Phyllis Matuszak, Eleanor Zakowski, Dorothy Kons, Alice Vanden Langenberg, Norbert Matuszak, Ralph (Anna Mae) Matuszak, Barbara Socha, Jo Anne (Bill) Vanden Langenberg, Ronald Matuszak, Deacon Richard (Margie) Matuszak.

    Preceded in death by his son Jim Socha; brothers and sisters: Edward (Shirley) Socha, Joseph and Dennis Socha, Alice (Len) Colling; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: Cyril Behling, Norman Kons, Harvey Matuszak, Bernard Kons, Marlene Matuszak, Roger Zakowski, and LeRoy (Diane) Matuszak.

    Friends may call at St Sebastian's Catholic Church, Isaar on Friday, November 6, 2015 from 3 - 8 p.m. with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m. Visitation will continue at the church on Saturday, November 7, 2015 from 9:30 a.m. until the funeral mass at 11 a.m. with Father Brian Belongia and Deacon Rich Matuszak officiating. Burial will take place in the parish cemetery. Military Rites will follow in the cemetery.

    Online condolences may be expressed at www.muehlboettcher.com

    Muehl-Boettcher Funeral Home, Seymour is assisting the family with arrangements.

    Dad, we are glad that you no longer are in pain. Say hi to Jim for us all. We love you! C-YA!

Ronald Joseph Matuszak

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Mary Katherine Unknown

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Richard John Matuszak

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Marjorie Ann VandeHei

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

Dolores Heigl

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  • Father: Titus Heigl (b. November 3, 1913, d. May 19, 1986)
  • Mother: Olga Sturke (b. April 14, 1915, d. January 14, 2014)

Family 2: Carl Wehrman

Clara M Reimer

F, b. June 10, 1913, d. August 10, 1982

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Family: Lawrence F Griesbach (b. July 2, 1913, d. March 18, 1993)

Biography

  • Birth: Clara M Reimer was born on June 10, 1913.
  • Marriage: She and Lawrence F Griesbach were married on June 10, 1939.
  • Death: Clara M Reimer died on August 10, 1982, at age 69.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Kenneth St Cyr

M, b. December 28, 1947, d. March 20, 1993

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Biography

  • Birth: Kenneth St Cyr was born on December 28, 1947 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on March 20, 1993, at age 45, in Neenah, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.

Deanna St Cyr

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Brian Scott St Cyr

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Michael William Barker

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George Antonius Maria Spaay

M, b. April 9, 1896, d. March 20, 1993

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Family: Anna Jansen (b. June 3, 1900, d. June 19, 1982)

Biography

  • Birth: George Antonius Maria Spaay was born on April 9, 1896 in Enschede, Overijssel, Netherlands.
  • Death: He died on March 20, 1993, at age 96, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/1/41N/3-4.

Anna Jansen

F, b. June 3, 1900, d. June 19, 1982

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Family: George Antonius Maria Spaay (b. April 9, 1896, d. March 20, 1993)

Biography

  • Birth: Anna Jansen was born on June 3, 1900.
  • Death: She died on June 19, 1982, at age 82.
  • Burial: She was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/1/41N/3-4.

Margaret Spaay

F, b. July 28, 1918, d. August 14, 2006

Parents

Family 1: David Dietrich (b. April 17, 1909, d. January 31, 1998)

Family 2: Jerome Heegeman (b. April 24, 1915, d. September 27, 1999)

Biography

  • Birth: Margaret Spaay was born on July 28, 1918.
  • Marriage: She and Jerome Heegeman were married on July 3, 1937 in Sacred Heart Church, Appleton, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Margaret Spaay died on August 14, 2006, at age 88.

David Dietrich

M, b. April 17, 1909, d. January 31, 1998

Family: Margaret Spaay (b. July 28, 1918, d. August 14, 2006)

Biography

  • Birth: David Dietrich was born on April 17, 1909.
  • Death: He died on January 31, 1998, at age 88, in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin.

Leonora G Spaay

F, b. May 11, 1922, d. December 7, 2010

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Family: George B Knoll (b. September 16, 1920, d. August 30, 2001)

Biography

  • Birth: Leonora G Spaay was born on May 11, 1922 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and George B Knoll were married on May 19, 1945 in Sacred Heart Church, Appleton, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Leonora G Spaay died on December 7, 2010, at age 88, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/1/41S.
  • Note: Leonora G. Knoll, age 88, passed away on Tuesday, December 7, 2010, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Appleton. She was born on May 11, 1922, in Appleton, daughter of the late George and Anna (Jansen) Spaay. On May 19, 1945, Lee was united in marriage to George "Choc" Knoll at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Appleton. They were married for 56 years until he preceded her in death on August 30, 2001. Lee and her husband Choc were long time members of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Menasha. She was a sales clerk at J.C. Penney for more than 25 years and retired in 1989. Lee enjoyed golfing, playing cards, bowling, bus trips to the casino, and shopping. Lee truly loved life and loved spending time with her family more than anything.

    Lee will be missed by her loving daughter, Nancy (Bob) Adamietz; her grandchildren: Michael (Anne) Knoll, Bradley (Sue) Knoll, and their mother, Alice Knoll, Amy (Andy) Braun, Heather (Mike) Leatherman; great-grandchildren: Taylor and Zach Knoll, Nick and Alex Knoll, and Hunter and Ava Leatherman; her loving sister, Effie Asman; her brother, Patrick (Linda) Spaay; sister-in-law, Beverly Spaay; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and wonderful friends. Also surviving Lee is her estranged son, Michael (Diane) Knoll and two grandsons: Kurt and Kreg Knoll and their families.

    She was also preceded in death by a sister, Margaret (David) Dietrich; brother, Jerome Spaay; two brothers-in-law: Roy Asman and John "Smokey" (Marion) Knoll; and her dear friends, Babe and Ducky Boreson.

    A Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, December 11, 2010, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 516 De Pere Street, Menasha. A visitation will be held on Friday evening, December 10, from 4-7 p.m. with a Vigil Service at 7 p.m. at Martens-Laemmrich Funeral Home, 312 Milwaukee Street, Menasha. Visitation will again be on Saturday morning, from 10 a.m. until the time of the Mass at church. Interment will take place in St. John Cemetery in Little Chute. In lieu of flowers, a memorial will be established.

    Martens-Laemmrich

    Funeral Home

    Menasha 920-722-8252

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George B Knoll

M, b. September 16, 1920, d. August 30, 2001

Family: Leonora G Spaay (b. May 11, 1922, d. December 7, 2010)

Biography

  • Birth: George B Knoll was born on September 16, 1920.
  • Marriage: He and Leonora G Spaay were married on May 19, 1945 in Sacred Heart Church, Appleton, Wisconsin.
  • Death: George B Knoll died on August 30, 2001, at age 80.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/1/41S.

Jerome George Spaay

M, b. July 6, 1928, d. July 14, 1996

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Biography

  • Birth: Jerome George Spaay was born on July 6, 1928.
  • Death: He died on July 14, 1996, at age 68.

Beverly J Unknown

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Family: Jerome George Spaay (b. July 6, 1928, d. July 14, 1996)

Patrick J Spaay

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Linda Carol Parish

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Joseph Dogot

M, b. March 15, 1860, d. July 15, 1938

Family: Elizabeth Dachlet (b. December 22, 1867, d. March 20, 1944)

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Dogot was born on March 15, 1860 in Dinant, Namur, Belgium.
  • Death: He died on July 15, 1938, at age 78, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Mary's, Kaukauna, Wisconsin.