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Urban Konkle

M, b. July 30, 1929, d. August 22, 2007

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Biography

  • Birth: Urban Konkle was born on July 30, 1929 in Oneida, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on August 22, 2007, at age 78, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Nicolet Memorial Gardens, Green Bay, Wisconsin.
  • Note: August 24, 2007

    Konkle, Urban "Urb" Urban "Urb" Konkle, 78, De Pere, passed away Wednesday, August 22, 2007, at St. Mary's Hospital in Green Bay, surrounded by his family following complications from surgery. He was born July 30, 1929, in Oneida, to Joseph and Berdina (Smith) Konkle. Urb served in the U.S. Army from 1951-1953 with a tour in Germany during the Cold War. He was a member of the Freedom VFW Post #7692. He married Joyce Gerritts on October 6, 1955, at St. Nicholas Catholic Church in Freedom. Urban worked for DMK Construction Inc. in Oconto Falls, formerly known as MRK Construction, Seymour, as a heavy equipment operator until his retirement in July 1991. He then worked part-time at Robinson Metal, Green Bay, for ten years.

    Urban enjoyed spending time with his family especially giving candy to his grandkids. He liked spending his weekends with Joyce camping. He also liked fishing and hunting. His dog, Buddy was his constant companion.

    Urb is survived by his wife, Joyce; their four children and their spouses: Randy and Patti Konkle, Oconto Falls, and their children, Jeremy, Oconto Falls, and Tonya (fiance, Zach Bunn), Green Bay; Rick and Sue Konkle, Kaukauna, and their children, Jesse (special friend, Vicki Effertz), Little Chute, and Jenna, Milwaukee; Marg and Al Van Rossum, Wrightstown, and their children, Aaron (Sara), and their daughters, Anna and Ella, Hammond, WI, and Adam, Appleton; Paul and Tina Konkle, Wrightstown, and their children, Dylan, Trevor and Ally, Wrightstown. He is also survived by his sister and brother and their spouses: Vi and Roy Rickert, Appleton; Vernon and Phyllis Konkle, Freedom; his sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law: Beverly Konkle, Freedom; Ruth Oudenhoven, Lee and Joan Kabat, Russ and Dort Gerritts, Tom and Jan Thyes, Carol Eastman; many nieces and nephews.

    He was preceded in death by his parents; his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Frank and Margaret (Van Treeck) Gerritts; a brother, Elmer Konkle; a sister and three brothers-in-law: Anita and Vernon "Shorty" Gerritts, Bob Oudenhoven and Wayne Eastman.

    Friends may call at St. Agnes Catholic Church, 1484 Ninth St., Green Bay, from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday at the church with the Rev. Richard Getchel officiating. Military honors to follow. Burial will be in Nicolet Memorial Gardens.

    The family extends special thanks to Dr. Shah and the ICU staff of St. Mary's Hospital, and also Dr. Perez at the Iron Mountain VA Hospital.

    Blaney Funeral Home is assisting the family. To send online condolences, please go to www.BlaneyFuneralHome.com.

Randy Konkle

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Jeremy Gerritts

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Tonya Gerritts

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Georg Hendricks

M, b. circa 1820

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Biography

  • Birth: Georg Hendricks was born circa 1820.

Lucille Lueloff

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Family: Joseph A Dictus (b. April 8, 1924, d. December 1, 1992)

William Kortz

M, b. circa 1820

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Biography

  • Birth: William Kortz was born circa 1820.

Henry Kortz

M, b. January 15, 1881, d. October 8, 1949

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Family: Helena Hermans (b. 1883, d. October 30, 1948)

Biography

  • Birth: Henry Kortz was born on January 15, 1881 in Germany.
  • Death: He died on October 8, 1949, at age 68, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Olivet Catholic Cemetery, De Pere, Wisconsin.

Aaron VanRossum

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

Anna VanRossum

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

Adam VanRossum

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

Paul Francis Konkle

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Dylan Konkle

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Trevor Konkle

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Ally Konkle

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Ronald Frank Gerritts

M, b. September 4, 1939, d. May 13, 1959

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Biography

  • Birth: Ronald Frank Gerritts was born on September 4, 1939 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on May 13, 1959, at age 19.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Nicholas Cemetery, Freedom, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Janice Ann Gerritts

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Christian Thyes

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Brian Thyes

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Timothy Thyes

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena