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Norbert Achten

M, b. December 5, 1923, d. March 3, 2012

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Norbert Achten was born on December 5, 1923.
  • Marriage: He and Helen Coenen were married on October 26, 1946.
  • Death: Norbert Achten died on March 3, 2012, at age 88, in Valparaiso, Porter Co, Indiana.
  • Note: Norbert J. Achten, 88, of Valparaiso, IN, former De Pere resident, passed away Saturday March 3, 2012, in Valparaiso, IN. He was born December 5, 1923, in Brown County to Jacob and Eva (Hibbard) Achten.

    On October 26, 1946, he married the former Helen Coenen. Norb owned and operated a remodeling business for many years. He proudly served his Country in the U.S. Army during WW II. Norbert was a lifetime member of De Pere VFW Post 2113.

    Survivors include his wife, Helen; five sons, Larry (Nancy) Achten, Sr., Dennis (Judy) Achten, Jeff (Sue) Achten, Ken (Chriss) Achten and Mark (Jim Wright) Achten; his brothers, Albert and Jim (Laura); sisters, Maggie, Mary (Mearle) and Lucille (Dick); 10 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.

    He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, John, Bernie, Bob and Jake; and sister, Edith.

    Funeral services will be held on Thursday, March 8, 2012, at 10 a.m. at Edmonds and Evans Funeral Home, Portage Chapel, 6941 Central Avenue, Portage, IN with Father Andrew Corona officiating. Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Cremation will take place with burial of cremated remains to follow at Heritage Cemetery. A memorial fund has been established to the VNA Hospice of Porter County and may be directed through Ryan Funeral Home, 305 No. 10 Street, De Pere, WI 54115. Please visit www.ryanfh.com to send online condolences to the Achten family.


    Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette on March 7, 2012.

Joseph Wetzstein

M, b. 1784, d. 1819

Family: Regina Barbara Kunz (b. April 17, 1782)

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Wetzstein was born in 1784 in Bohemia, Czech Republic.
  • Marriage: He and Regina Barbara Kunz were married on April 29, 1806 in Bohemia, Czech Republic.
  • Death: Joseph Wetzstein died in 1819, at age ~35.

Frederick Karl Hoffman

M, b. 1790, d. 1859

Family: Ann Unknown (b. circa 1790)

Biography

  • Birth: Frederick Karl Hoffman was born in 1790 in Brandenburg, Germany.
  • Death: He died in 1859, at age ~69, in Germany.

Joannes Leonhard

M, b. April 20, 1824, d. July 4, 1890

Parents

Family: Margaret Dachie (b. May 20, 1831, d. May 4, 1906)

Biography

  • Birth: Joannes Leonhard was born on April 20, 1824 in Arzheim, Pfalz, Bayern, Germany.
  • Death: He died on July 4, 1890, at age 66.
  • Burial: He was buried in Greenleaf, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Margaret Dachie

F, b. May 20, 1831, d. May 4, 1906

Family: Joannes Leonhard (b. April 20, 1824, d. July 4, 1890)

Biography

  • Birth: Margaret Dachie was born on May 20, 1831 in Bavaria, Germany.
  • Death: She died on May 4, 1906, at age 74.
  • Burial: She was buried in Greenleaf, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Franciscus Leonhard

M, b. May 1, 1796, d. July 17, 1861

Parents

Family: Elisabethae Rub (b. circa 1800, d. December 28, 1865)

Biography

  • Birth: Franciscus Leonhard was born on May 1, 1796 in Landau, Pfalz, Bayern, Germany.
  • Marriage: He and Elisabethae Rub were married on November 20, 1821 in Arzheim, Pfalz, Bayern, Germany.
  • Death: Franciscus Leonhard died on July 17, 1861, at age 65, in Arzheim, Pfalz, Bayern, Germany.

Elisabethae Rub

F, b. circa 1800, d. December 28, 1865

Parents

Family: Franciscus Leonhard (b. May 1, 1796, d. July 17, 1861)

Biography

  • Birth: Elisabethae Rub was born circa 1800.
  • Marriage: She and Franciscus Leonhard were married on November 20, 1821 in Arzheim, Pfalz, Bayern, Germany.
  • Death: Elisabethae Rub died on December 28, 1865 in Arzheim, Pfalz, Bayern, Germany.

Friderico Leonhard

M, b. circa 1770

Family: Anna Marie Bartin (b. circa 1770)

Biography

  • Birth: Friderico Leonhard was born circa 1770.

Anna Marie Bartin

F, b. circa 1770

Family: Friderico Leonhard (b. circa 1770)

Biography

  • Birth: Anna Marie Bartin was born circa 1770.

Franz Wendilini Rub

M, b. circa 1770

Family: Margaetha Farimeyer (b. circa 1770)

Biography

  • Birth: Franz Wendilini Rub was born circa 1770.

Margaetha Farimeyer

F, b. circa 1770

Family: Franz Wendilini Rub (b. circa 1770)

Biography

  • Birth: Margaetha Farimeyer was born circa 1770.

Helen Catherine Faust

F, b. May 4, 1909, d. January 31, 1981

Parents

  • Father: Matthew Faust (b. March 11, 1880, d. November 22, 1952)
  • Mother: Mary Hoffman (b. July 6, 1882, d. September 23, 1973)

Family: George Eyers (b. July 7, 1907, d. February 22, 1980)

Biography

  • Birth: Helen Catherine Faust was born on May 4, 1909 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and George Eyers were married on June 6, 1933 in Oshkosh, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Helen Catherine Faust died on January 31, 1981, at age 71, in Oshkosh, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.

George Eyers

M, b. July 7, 1907, d. February 22, 1980

Family: Helen Catherine Faust (b. May 4, 1909, d. January 31, 1981)

Biography

  • Birth: George Eyers was born on July 7, 1907 in Oshkosh, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Helen Catherine Faust were married on June 6, 1933 in Oshkosh, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: George Eyers died on February 22, 1980, at age 72, in Oshkosh, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.

Margaret Faust

F, b. April 22, 1911, d. January 24, 2005

Parents

  • Father: Matthew Faust (b. March 11, 1880, d. November 22, 1952)
  • Mother: Mary Hoffman (b. July 6, 1882, d. September 23, 1973)

Biography

  • Birth: Margaret Faust was born on April 22, 1911 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on January 24, 2005, at age 93, in Oshkosh, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.

Vernon Scherer

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Veda Scherer

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Petrus VandeBurgt

M, b. January 3, 1783

Parents

Family: Gijsberdina Vorstenbosch (b. November 29, 1779)

Biography

  • Birth: Petrus VandeBurgt was born on January 3, 1783 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Gijsberdina Vorstenbosch were married on March 1, 1816 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Gijsberdina Vorstenbosch

F, b. November 29, 1779

Parents

Family: Petrus VandeBurgt (b. January 3, 1783)

Biography

  • Birth: Gijsberdina Vorstenbosch was born on November 29, 1779 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Petrus VandeBurgt were married on March 1, 1816 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Antonius Hendricus Vorstenbosch

M, b. circa 1755

Parents

Family: Joanna Willemsen (b. circa 1755)

Biography

  • Birth: Antonius Hendricus Vorstenbosch was born circa 1755.

Joanna Willemsen

F, b. circa 1755

Family: Antonius Hendricus Vorstenbosch (b. circa 1755)

Biography

  • Birth: Joanna Willemsen was born circa 1755.

Magdalena VandeBurgt

F, b. September 18, 1738

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Magdalena VandeBurgt was born on September 18, 1738 in Geldrop, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Maria Thijssen

F, b. circa 1750

Family: Franciscus Petrus VandeBurgt (b. October 10, 1769, d. September 22, 1819)

Biography

  • Birth: Maria Thijssen was born circa 1750.

Jacob Jacobson

M, b. March 1, 1829, d. February 22, 1910

Parents

Family: Sophia Persdotter (b. March 31, 1834, d. October 12, 1922)

Biography

  • Birth: Jacob Jacobson was born on March 1, 1829 in Urika, Ostergotland, Sweden.
  • Marriage: He and Sophia Persdotter were married on December 26, 1859 in Sweden.
  • Death: Jacob Jacobson died on February 22, 1910, at age 80, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Sophia Persdotter

F, b. March 31, 1834, d. October 12, 1922

Family: Jacob Jacobson (b. March 1, 1829, d. February 22, 1910)

Biography

  • Birth: Sophia Persdotter was born on March 31, 1834 in Sweden.
  • Marriage: She and Jacob Jacobson were married on December 26, 1859 in Sweden.
  • Death: Sophia Persdotter died on October 12, 1922, at age 88, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Louis Surprenant

M, b. August 14, 1789, d. May 20, 1834

Parents

Family: Marthe Lebeau (b. September 12, 1799)

Biography

  • Birth: Louis Surprenant was born on August 14, 1789 in La Prairie, Montérégie, Quebec, Canada.
  • Marriage: He and Marthe Lebeau were married on June 17, 1816.
  • Death: Louis Surprenant died on May 20, 1834, at age 44, in Iberville, Quebec, Canada.