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Henrietta (Evie) Gerrits

F, b. April 4, 1908, d. July 11, 1983

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Family: Harold P Martin (b. June 23, 1904, d. December 1973)

Biography

  • Birth: Henrietta (Evie) Gerrits was born on April 4, 1908 in Wrightstown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Harold P Martin were married on December 23, 1932 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Henrietta (Evie) Gerrits died on July 11, 1983, at age 75, in Clearwater, Pinellas Co, Florida.

Harold P Martin

M, b. June 23, 1904, d. December 1973

Family: Henrietta (Evie) Gerrits (b. April 4, 1908, d. July 11, 1983)

Biography

  • Birth: Harold P Martin was born on June 23, 1904 in Virginia.
  • Marriage: He and Henrietta (Evie) Gerrits were married on December 23, 1932 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Harold P Martin died in December 1973, at age 69, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.

Donna M VanHandel

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James R Schoessow

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Patricia Kolb

F, b. November 8, 1954, d. February 16, 2011

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Biography

  • Birth: Patricia Kolb was born on November 8, 1954 in Oconto Falls, Oconto Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on February 16, 2011, at age 56, in Portage, Columbia Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Patti Van Handel, age 56, of Portage, formerly of Freedom, died unexpectedly Wednesday, February 16, 2011, at her residence. She was born November 8, 1954, in Oconto Falls, Wisconsin, a daughter of Frank Martin and Beverly Margaret (Dey) Kolb.

    Patti worked for Mills Fleet Farm and later at Atlas Label and Tag in Appleton, before moving to Portage in 2008. Patti had a wonderful sense of humor, a big heart and a lot of patience. She enjoyed gardening, going on car rides, and spending time with her family. Patti was also an avid Packer fan.
    Patti is survived by her mother, Beverly Kolb of Freedom; daughter, Jennifer Van Handel of Menasha; son, Robert (Gwen) Van Handel of Oshkosh; four grandchildren: Tremayne Van Handel, Chris Gilbertson, Ava and Easton Stainy; two sisters: Carol (Russ) Lynch of Appleton and Barb (Pete) Van Wychen of Freedom; three brothers: Jim, Jack, and Jeff (Donna) Kolb, all of Freedom; and her best friend and companion, Doug Atkinson of Portage.
    She was preceded in death by her father Frank Kolb; father-in-law, Tony Van Handel; and a nephew, Marcus Van Wychen.
    A memorial service for Patti will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, February 19, 2011, at the WICHMANN FUNERAL HOME, Appleton. Deacon Donald Newhouse of St Nicholas Catholic Church in Freedom will officiate. Friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday from 1 p.m. until the time of the services.
    In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established in her name.
    Wichmann Funeral Home
    537 N. Superior Street
    Appleton 920-739-1231
    Online Condolences
    www.wichmannfargo.com.

Beth Reitzner

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Linda Lee VanHandel

F, b. 1952, d. July 29, 1970

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Biography

  • Birth: Linda Lee VanHandel was born in 1952.
  • Death: She died on July 29, 1970, at age ~18.
  • Burial: She was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Appleton, Wisconsin.

Warren Francis Joosten

M, b. March 1, 1930, d. August 4, 2009

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Biography

  • Birth: Warren Francis Joosten was born on March 1, 1930 in Rudolph, Wood Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on August 4, 2009, at age 79, in Rudolph, Wood Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: My Grandpa in the Army
    He went in the army in 1952. My grandpa took basic training at Fort McKellar. His platoon walked 20 miles at one time. After basic training he learned how to cook for the army. He was a cook for 6 months. He came back and stayed at the same camp that he did before for 18 months. He's cook for about 150 soldiers a day. They used coal stoves to cook food. My grandpa cooked in the Korean War for 2 years. Cooks wore white clothes. He had to cook for 24 hours straight then they got a 48 hour break. That was my grandpa's army career.
    Patrick Joosten, 2008.
  • Note: Warren F. Joosten
    The Daily Tribune - Wisconsin Rapids, Wis.
    Date: Aug 6, 2009
    Start Page: 2
    Section: WRT
    Text Word Count: 344

    Abstract (Document Summary)
    Warren is survived by his wife, Virginia; and his children, Jeff (Judith) Joosten, Bartonville, Ill., Barb (Jim) Connelly, Sobieski, Steve (Julie) Joosten, Oak Creek, and Brian (Patty) Joosten, Little Chute; eight grandchildren, Jaimie, Jacob, McKenna, Patrick, Jules, Abigail, Jack, and Olivia; one sister, Dorothy; and four brothers, Donald, Melvin, Jesse, and Gene.

    Warren F. Joosten
    Aug 6, 2009 | ... . 4, 2009, surrounded by his loving family. Warren Francis Joosten was born in Rudolph on March 1, 1930, to Martin and Anna (Stelzer) Joosten. He was raised and educated in ...
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra

Virginia A Krueger

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Virginia Daul

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  • Father: John Daul (b. December 8, 1900, d. March 5, 1993)
  • Mother: Verna Coffey (b. November 14, 1906, d. June 24, 1991)

Kenneth M Bastian

M, b. January 15, 1923, d. October 6, 2014

Biography

  • Birth: Kenneth M Bastian was born on January 15, 1923 in Brillion, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He was married on October 9, 1947 in Chilton, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on October 6, 2014, at age 91, in Chilton, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Kenneth M. Bastian, age 91, of Chilton, went to be with his heavenly father, on Monday, October 6, 2014 at Century Ridge in Chilton. He was born January 15, 1923 in Brillion, son of the late Walter & Elsie (Grave) Bastian.

    Ken served as an officer in the Army Air Corps during WWII. He was stationed in TX and trained as a bombardier and a flight instructor. Upon his discharge, he married Virginia Daul on October 9, 1947 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Chilton.

    Ken attended school in Chicago for radio broadcasting before transferring to Central Technical Institute in Kansas City, MO for radio broadcasting and radio equipment repair. He worked in Madison for WHA before moving to Chilton in 1949 when he began working for WHKW. It was during this time that he was responsible for daily announcements, maintenance of the equipment, and reporting of the weather. In the 70's the operation moved to WPNE in Green Bay where he worked another 10 years, and retired with a complete 40 years of broadcasting under his belt.

    He was a member of Good Shepherd Catholic Church where he had also served on the Parish Council, the Chilton American Legion, the Knights of Columbus, and volunteered time with the Boy Scouts. In his retirement, he drove 19 years for the Calumet County Aging & Disability Resource Center and volunteered for meals on wheels until after his 90th birthday. In his free time, Ken enjoyed his time spent with his grandchildren, playing cards, square dancing, and traveling the world with his wife. He was proud to have traveled to Ireland, Israel, Japan, Germany, Austria, England, and throughout the United States.

    Ken will be remembered as a jack of all trades who could fix nearly everything and was referred to by his friends as the "Little Man Who Could".

    Survivors include his wife of 67 years: Virginia; his children: Dan (Theresa) Bastian of Bend, OR, Doris (Mark) Doughty of Scarborough, ME, Beth (Shingo) Kawazura of Lakeworth, FL, Debby (Dan) Albertz of Freedom, Barb (Keith) Baltz of Appleton, Jim (Liza) Bastian of Chilton, Maria (Kurt) Mansavage of Stevens Point; 9 grandchildren: Kristin, Brian, Jason, Crystal, Austin, Karisa, Colton, Alicia & Cassandra; great grandchildren: Seth & Kacie with another 2 arriving soon; a brother: Donald; and 2 sisters: Alice & Germaine. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; a son: Michael; 2 brothers: Vance & Lawrence; and 2 sisters: Myrtle & Ruth.

    Funeral service will be at 2:30 pm on Monday, October 13, 2014 at Good Shepherd Catholic Church (54 E. Main St.) in Chilton. Friends may call at the church from 11:30 am until 2:15 pm on Monday, October 13, 2014. A time of fellowship will be served at a luncheon following the Funeral Mass in the Good Shepherd Fellowship Hall.

    In lieu of flowers a memorial fund is being established in Ken's name.

    Ken's family would like to thank Chilton Care Center, Century Ridge, Dr. Tipler, and Calumet County Hospice for all of the compassionate care Ken received. They would also like to send a special thank you to Dan & Jennifer Daul for everything they did for the entire family, especially the gift of the fresh baked goods…keep 'em coming!

    Online Condolences wietingfuneralhome.com.

Robert C Daul

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  • Father: John Daul (b. December 8, 1900, d. March 5, 1993)
  • Mother: Verna Coffey (b. November 14, 1906, d. June 24, 1991)

Myra Custer

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  • Father: Albert Custer (b. October 17, 1895, d. November 3, 1962)
  • Mother: Rosalia Saxer (b. September 26, 1897, d. January 11, 1985)

Eugene Daul

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  • Father: John Daul (b. December 8, 1900, d. March 5, 1993)
  • Mother: Verna Coffey (b. November 14, 1906, d. June 24, 1991)

Daniel Daul

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  • Father: John Daul (b. December 8, 1900, d. March 5, 1993)
  • Mother: Verna Coffey (b. November 14, 1906, d. June 24, 1991)

Jeanne A Unknown

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Family: Daniel Daul

Stacy Marie Promer

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Family 2: Steve Hlinak

  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Amy Brennan

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Family: John Driessen

Jacqueline M VanHimbergen

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David Russell Tilly

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Edward Flynn

M, b. October 25, 1826, d. November 7, 1882

Family: Bridget Finnegan (b. May 1833, d. October 28, 1918)

Biography

  • Birth: Edward Flynn was born on October 25, 1826.
  • Death: He died on November 7, 1882, at age 56.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Francis Cemetery, Hollandtown, Wisconsin.

John Michael Flynn

M, b. November 25, 1862, d. October 1, 1942

Parents

Family: Catherine Finnegan (b. July 3, 1862, d. April 14, 1907)

Biography

  • Birth: John Michael Flynn was born on November 25, 1862.
  • Marriage: He and Catherine Finnegan were married on June 26, 1891 in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: John Michael Flynn died on October 1, 1942, at age 79.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Francis Cemetery, Hollandtown, Wisconsin.

Catherine Finnegan

F, b. July 3, 1862, d. April 14, 1907

Parents

Family: John Michael Flynn (b. November 25, 1862, d. October 1, 1942)

Biography

  • Birth: Catherine Finnegan was born on July 3, 1862 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and John Michael Flynn were married on June 26, 1891 in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Catherine Finnegan died on April 14, 1907, at age 44, in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Francis Cemetery, Hollandtown, Wisconsin.

Michael Flynn

M, b. April 13, 1885, d. August 7, 1970

Parents

Family: Rosella Irene Arts (b. September 21, 1906, d. November 18, 1963)

Biography

  • Birth: Michael Flynn was born on April 13, 1885 in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on August 7, 1970, at age 85.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Francis Cemetery, Hollandtown, Wisconsin.