Fred E Stoffel
M, b. July 6, 1914, d. November 27, 2000
- Birth: Fred E Stoffel was born on July 6, 1914 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Death: He died on November 27, 2000, at age 86, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Burial: He was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Note: Fred E. Stoffel "Fritz" Appleton Age 86, passed away on Monday, November 27, 2000, at his home following a courageous battle with cancer. He was born on July 6, 1914, in Appleton, the son of the late John and Nellie (Williams) Stoffel Sr. Fred served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II. He owned and operated the Ranch Bar, formerly Kelly's Bar on Wisconsin Avenue, for many years. He also was employed by Appleton Coated Papers, and by the Appleton School System at Johnston School as an engineer. He was a lifetime member of St. Therese Parish in Appleton he served as an usher and at the parish picnic was known as "The Peanut Man." He also enjoyed bowling, camping, fishing, playing cards, especially cribbage, as he had five perfect hands in his life, and especially loved spending time with his grandchildren. He also volunteered at St. Joseph Food Pantry. Fritz had a great sense of humor and always had a joke to tell. He is survived by his wife, Lorraine Stoffel, Appleton daughters, Diane Stoffel, Paula (William) Sutter, Mary (Roger) Philippi sons, Robert (Roberta) Stoffel, Peter (Judy) Stoffel, Steven (Mary) Stoffel, Timothy (Cathy) Stoffel brothers, Clement and Herbert (Fran) Stoffel sisters, Sister Benigna Stoffel, Sister Therese Ann Stoffel, Dolores (George) Vander Heiden, and Therese (Carl) Schroeder 14 grandchildren one great- grandchild, and a sister-in-law, Billie Pasch. He was preceded in death by his parents two brothers, John (Ethel) Stoffel Jr., and Clair (Marie) Stoffel a sister, Sister Jonnella Stoffel a son and a daughter in infancy a grandchild, Jessica a sister-in-law, Phil Stoffel and a brother-in-law, Earl Pasch. Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, November 29, 2000, at 2 p.m. at St. Therese Catholic Church on Morrison Street and Wisconsin Avenue with the Rev. Daniel Gilsdorf officiating. Entombment will take place at Highland Memorial Park. Friends may call at the church on Wednesday from 12 Noon until the time of the mass. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund is being established. The family wishes to express their thanks to Dr. Brian Avery and his staff for their wonderful care, and also to the people at Hospice, especially Jim for his tender care of Dad, and to his brothers and sisters and friends for all of their kind support. WICHMANN FUNERAL HOME 537 North Superior Street Appleton 739-1231.
Lorraine E Pasch
F, b. October 30, 1921, d. March 4, 2003
- Birth: Lorraine E Pasch was born on October 30, 1921 in Town of Cicero, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Death: She died on March 4, 2003, at age 81.
- Burial: She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Note: Stoffel, Lorraine E.
1209 North Lawe Street
Age 81, died unexpectedly, Tuesday afternoon, March 4, 2003, at her home. She was born October 30, 1921, to the late Henry and Emma (Drephal) Pasch, in Cicero, Wisconsin, grew up in Black Creek and was an Appleton resident most of her life. Lorraine had been employed by Park-N-Market, in the bakery. She was an active member of St. Therese Catholic Church, where she was a member of the Christian Ladies, visited the sick and was a communion server.
She is survived by seven children: Robert (Roberta) Stoffel, Peter (Judy) Stoffel, Diane Stoffel, Paula (Bill) Sutter, Steven (Mary) Stoffel, all of Appleton Mary (Roger) Philippi, Suring Timothy (Cathy) Stoffel, Nichols 14 grandchildren two great-grandchildren sisters-in-law: Billy Pasch, Black Creek Sister Theresa Ann, OP, Manitowoc Sister Benigna, OP, Manitowoc Delores Vander Heiden, Appleton Therese (Carl) Schroeder, Appleton brothers-in-law: Herbert (Fran) Stoffel, Appleton Clement Stoffel, Appleton many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Stoffel, on November 27, 2000 an infant son and daughter, an infant granddaughter four brothers: Earl, Art, Walter (Margaret), Bernice (Walter) brothers-in-law: John (Ethel) Stoffel, Claire (Marie) Stoffel, George Vander Heiden, Jack Mc Ginnis sisters-in-law: Sister Jonella, and Phil Stoffel.
The funeral liturgy for Lorraine will be held at 2:00 pm, Friday, March 7, 2003, at ST. THERESE CATHOLIC CHURCH, Morrison Street at Wisconsin Avenue, with Father William Hoffman officiating. Entombment will be in Appleton Highland Memorial Park. Friends may call at the church from 12:30 pm, Friday, until the time of the mass. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund is being established.
WICHMANN FUNERAL HOME
537 North Superior Street
Norbert A Smits
M, b. December 13, 1919, d. May 5, 2006
- Birth: Norbert A Smits was born on December 13, 1919 in Glenmore, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
- Marriage: He and Harriet A Kurth were married in New York, New York.
- Death: Norbert A Smits died on May 5, 2006, at age 86, in Gillett, Oconto Co, Wisconsin.
- Burial: He was buried in Suring, Oconto Co, Wisconsin.
- Note: May 7, 2006
Smits Sr., Norbert A. Norbert A. Smits Sr., 86, Gillett, passed away in his sleep Friday evening, May 5, 2006, at the Woodlands of Gillett. Norbert was born December 13, 1919, in Glenmore (Brown County), WI, to the late Martin Sr. and Rose Mary (Boehm) Smits. Norbert served in the U.S. Coast Guard during WWII. On May 1, 1943, Norbert married Harriet A. Kurth in New York City. She preceded him in death February 8, 2000. Norbert retired from Gillett Cement Products, where he was a truck driver. He enjoyed his years driving school bus. He was a member of St. John's Catholic Church, Gillett and the Krause-Simpson Post 300, Gillett American Legion. Years ago, Norbert was involved in the CC Camp, building fire lanes up north and the Goodman Park in Goodman, WI. He was an avid hunter and fisherman.
Norbert is survived by his children and their spouses: Barbara and Al Heins, Shawano; Mary and Darryel Hearley, Oconto Falls; Pat and Stanley "Sta's" Funk, Gillett; Sylvia Smits, Green Bay; Colleen and Jeff Warrichaiet; Norbert Jr. and Rebecca; Harold and Cynthia; Debi and Kent Wichman, all of Gillett; 24 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; two brothers and one sister-in-law Martin "Marty", Gillett; George and Doris, Green Bay; four sisters Stella Heaney, Gillett; Isabel McMahon, Green Bay; Sylvia Christensen, Lena; Anna Mae Blaser, Maribel; nieces, nephews.
Friends may call from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 9, 2006, at St. John's Catholic Church, Gillett. Funeral Mass of Christian Burial 11 a.m. Tuesday, at the church, with the Rev. John M. Gallagher officiating. Interment in St. Michael's Catholic Cemetery, Suring. Military Rites by the Gillett VFW and American Legion will be held at the church. Kuehl Funeral Home, Gillett, 920-855-2144, is assisting Norbert's family with arrangements.
The family extends a special thank you to Kathy Larson and the staff at the Woodlands of Gillett for all their loving care.
Harriet A Kurth
F, b. April 22, 1918, d. February 8, 2000
- Birth: Harriet A Kurth was born on April 22, 1918.
- Marriage: She and Norbert A Smits were married in New York, New York.
- Death: Harriet A Kurth died on February 8, 2000, at age 81.
Norbert Allen Smits
Debra Jean Smits