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Royal Winkler

M, b. November 19, 1902, d. July 17, 1958

Parents

Family: Elizabeth Catherine Derus (b. June 30, 1907, d. January 2, 1993)

Biography

  • Birth: Royal Winkler was born on November 19, 1902.
  • Marriage: He and Elizabeth Catherine Derus were married on January 5, 1928 in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Royal Winkler died on July 17, 1958, at age 55.

Donna Winkler

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Conrad Gussert

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Ronald Winkler

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Harold Derus

M, b. circa 1908, d. February 12, 1947

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Biography

  • Birth: Harold Derus was born circa 1908.
  • Death: He died on February 12, 1947.
  • Burial: He was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Wilbur Xavier Derus

M, b. January 13, 1913, d. July 14, 1979

Parents

Family: Lorraine Frances Unknown (b. April 22, 1923, d. April 20, 1995)

Biography

  • Birth: Wilbur Xavier Derus was born on January 13, 1913.
  • Death: He died on July 14, 1979, at age 66, in Cook County, Illinois.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: St. Charles (Kane County, Illinois) Chronicle, Nov. 16, 1960. Batavia Herald Has New Owner. Arnold Benson, vice president of the First National Bank of Batavia, is announcing the sale of his weekly newspaper, The Batavia Herald. The new owner is Wilbur X. (Bill) Derus of Chicago, advertising and public relations executive and president of Derus Media Services of Chicago. Until May 1 Mr. Derus owned the Keystone Press, one of Chicago's oldest printing firms. He is also associate publisher of Lakefront, a Chicago neighborhood newspaper. Bill Cartan, former Hearst employee who joined the Herald staff recently, will remain as editor.

Lloyd Derus

M, b. November 2, 1909, d. August 20, 1971

Parents

Family: Alice F Reblitz (b. 1910, d. July 31, 1962)

Biography

  • Birth: Lloyd Derus was born on November 2, 1909.
  • Death: He died on August 20, 1971, at age 61, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Harvey S Derus

M, b. April 24, 1910, d. April 10, 1963

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Biography

  • Birth: Harvey S Derus was born on April 24, 1910 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on April 10, 1963, at age 52, in Tomah, Monroe Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Roy Derus

M, b. April 2, 1915, d. April 1974

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Biography

  • Birth: Roy Derus was born on April 2, 1915.
  • Death: He died in April 1974, at age ~59.

William Robert Alger

M, b. September 9, 1921, d. December 30, 1992

Parents

Family: Cleo LaBorde (b. October 13, 1926, d. October 21, 1990)

Biography

  • Birth: William Robert Alger was born on September 9, 1921 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Cleo LaBorde were married on September 14, 1946 in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: William Robert Alger died on December 30, 1992, at age 71, in King, Waupaca Co, Wisconsin.

Timothy Alger

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Barbara Ann Alger

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Mary Alger

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Family: Gary Johnson

Gary Johnson

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Family: Mary Alger

Ben Alger

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Samantha Alger

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Family: Joseph Carleton Tinkham (b. April 9, 1979, d. February 25, 2017)

Catherine Hertz

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Harvey Oscar Alger

M, b. October 22, 1915, d. December 17, 1998

Parents

Family: Irene A Beford (b. May 7, 1917, d. August 30, 2008)

Biography

  • Birth: Harvey Oscar Alger was born on October 22, 1915 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Irene A Beford were married on November 11, 1939.
  • Death: Harvey Oscar Alger died on December 17, 1998, at age 83, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Irene A Beford

F, b. May 7, 1917, d. August 30, 2008

Parents

Family: Harvey Oscar Alger (b. October 22, 1915, d. December 17, 1998)

Biography

  • Birth: Irene A Beford was born on May 7, 1917 in Ellis, Trego Co, Kansas.
  • Marriage: She and Harvey Oscar Alger were married on November 11, 1939.
  • Death: Irene A Beford died on August 30, 2008, at age 91, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: August 30, 2009


    Alger, Irene A. (nee Beford)


    Irene A. Alger passed away on Aug. 28, 2009, at the St. Paul Home in Kaukauna, where she had resided since 2007. She was born on May 7, 1917, in Ellis, Kan., the daughter of the late Peter and Catherine (Keberlein) Beford. On Nov. 11, 1939, she married Havey Oscar Alger and they resided in Kaukauna all their married lives. They were members of the Kaukauna Elks Lodge and they developed many friendships through golf and bowling during their retirement years. Harvey died in 1998. Irene was employed for over 25 years as a clothes consultant in Appleton at the Rose Shop, Neumans, and in the shoe department at Graces.

    Irene is survived by her daughter, Carol Ann (Don) Frank; daughter-in-law, Dottie Kilgas; grandsons, Clay (Jennifer), Trevor (Carol) and Joel (Mika) Frank, Jeffrey (K.C.) and Bradley Kilgas; three great-granddaughters, Meredith, Madeline and Thea Frank; two sisters-in-law, Mildred Beford and Ruth Wier. She is further survived by several nieces and nephews, as well as dear and faithful friends, Boots, Amede, Julienne, Carol and Ivo.

    She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Harvey Alger; five brothers, George, Ralph (Margaret), Isadore (Ethyl), John (Emily) and Robert Beford; three sisters, Josephine Kilgas, Mary DeWerd and Helen Ziemer; infant siblings, Alex I, Emily and Alex II. Irene's son, James Kilgas, died in 1997.

    The funeral liturgy for Irene will be held at 12 Noon on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2009, at ST. PAUL CATHOLIC CHURCH, 410 E. Wallace Street, Combined Locks, with visitation from 10 a.m. until the time of Mass. Fathers Jim Lucas and Bob Vandenberg will be officiating. Entombment will take place at Highland Memorial Park, Appleton.

    Memorials may be directed in Irene's name to St. Paul Hospice at St. Paul Elder Services, Kaukauna.

    Irene made an impression on the nursing and CNA staff at St. Paul Home and we sincerely thank them for their dedicated and loving care of Mother.

    Fargo Funeral Home

    400 W. Wisconsin Ave.

    Kaukauna 920-766-6200

    Online Condolences:

    www.wichmannfargo.com.

Cleo LaBorde

F, b. October 13, 1926, d. October 21, 1990

Parents

Family: William Robert Alger (b. September 9, 1921, d. December 30, 1992)

Biography

  • Birth: Cleo LaBorde was born on October 13, 1926 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and William Robert Alger were married on September 14, 1946 in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Cleo LaBorde died on October 21, 1990, at age 64, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Granddauther of Nicholas & Christina Hentz.
  • Graduation: She graduated from Kaukauna High School in 1944.

Robert Wall

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Carol VanderHeiden

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Family: Robert Wall

  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America