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Dorothy L Schroeder

F, b. September 19, 1930, d. July 21, 2013

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Family: Gilbert August William Tetzlaff (b. January 13, 1928, d. February 18, 2008)

Biography

  • Birth: Dorothy L Schroeder was born on September 19, 1930.
  • Marriage: She and Gilbert August William Tetzlaff were married on September 6, 1952 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Dorothy L Schroeder died on July 21, 2013, at age 82.
  • Burial: She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Dorothy L. Tetzlaff, age 82, of Appleton passed away Sunday, July 21, 2013 at her home with her family by her side. She was born September 19, 1930, daughter of the late Charles and Ella (Kasten) Schroeder. On September 6, 1952 she was united in marriage to Gilbert Tetzlaff at First English Lutheran Church in Appleton. He preceded her in death February 18, 2008. Dorothy was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in the Town of Center. Dorothy loved the country! She was always an early riser. She especially enjoyed sunrises, the sunsets, gardening and canning. She enjoyed experimenting with recipes. She also enjoyed music, playing cards and watching TV game shows like Jeopardy and The Millionaire. She and her husband enjoyed dancing in her younger years.

    She is survived by her children: Beverly Tetzlaff, Appleton; Terry Tetzlaff, Green Bay and Rick Tetzlaff, Appleton; son-in-law, William Symons Sr., Appleton; grandchildren: Heather (Adam) Risley and their son Andrew, Minnesota; Michele (Darin) Hagerty and their son Austin, Greenville, Will (Michelle) Symons, Jr. and their future son Zachary David, Menasha; great-grandson Kollin Martinson. She is further survived by her brother, Carl (Therese) Schroeder; sisters-in-law: Lorraine, Dorothy and Marlene Schroeder, Arline Techlin; nieces and nephews, cousins and many friends and neighbors.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, an infant daughter, Charlotte and daughter, Audrey Symons; brothers: Harold Schroeder; Howard (Ardelle and Janie) Schroeder; Gordon (Betty) Schroeder; Gilbert Schroeder; Carlton Schroeder, Julius Schroeder; sisters-in-law and brother-in-law: Lois Schroeder, Evelyn Tetzlaff and Robert Techlin.

    Friends may call at the Muehl-Boettcher Funeral Home, Seymour on Thursday, July 25, 2013 from 4 to 8 p.m. and on Friday, July 26, 2013 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Town of Center from 12:30 p.m. until services at 2 p.m. with Rev. Jeffrey Suhr and Rev. Micah Martin officiating. Burial will be at Highland Memorial Park. Online condolences may be expressed at www.muehlboettcher.com.

    A memorial fund is being established.

    The family wishes to thank Dr. Karl Baum from Affinity Health and Affinity Hospice, especially nurse Sheila.

    John 14:2, "In my Father's home are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you."

    "In pain we find comfort, in sorrow, hope. In death, resurrection."

Gilbert August William Tetzlaff

M, b. January 13, 1928, d. February 18, 2008

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Family: Dorothy L Schroeder (b. September 19, 1930, d. July 21, 2013)

Biography

  • Birth: Gilbert August William Tetzlaff was born on January 13, 1928.
  • Marriage: He and Dorothy L Schroeder were married on September 6, 1952 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Gilbert August William Tetzlaff died on February 18, 2008, at age 80, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: February 20, 2008

    Tetzlaff, Gilbert A.
    Gilbert A. Tetzlaff, Appleton, passed away Monday morning, February 18, 2008, at his home following a courageous battle with cancer. He was born January 13, 1928, son of the late Ewald and Amanda (Raddatz) Tetzlaff. On September 6, 1952, he was united in marriage to Dorothy Schroeder at First English Lutheran Church in Appleton. Gilbert was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in the Town of Center. He farmed most of his life and enjoyed dancing in his younger years, watching Big Joe on TV playing cards with family, friends and running a combine.

    Gilbert is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Dorothy; his children: Beverly Tetzlaff, Appleton; Terry Tetzlaff, Green Bay and Rick Tetzlaff, Appleton; son-in-law, William Symons Sr., Appleton grandchildren: Heather (Adam) Risley, PA; Michele (Darin) Hagerty, MA; Will (Michelle) Symons Jr., Appleton; and his great-grandchildren. He is further survived by his sisters: Evelyn Tetzlaff, Appleton; Arline (Robert) Techlin, Appleton; brother-in-law, Carl (Therese) Schroeder; sisters-in-law: Lorraine, Dorothy and Marlene Schroeder; nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends and neighbors.

    He was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Charlotte and daughter, Audrey Symons; mother-in-law, father-in-law, Charles and Luella Schroeder; brothers and sisters-in-law: Harold Schroeder; Howard (Ardelle and Janie) Schroeder; Gordon (Betty) Schroeder; Gilbert Schroeder; Carlton Schroeder; Lois Schroeder and Julius Schroeder.

    Friends may call at the Muehl-Boettcher Funeral Home, Seymour, Thursday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Friday at St. John's Lutheran Church, Town of Center, from 9:30 a.m. until services at 11 a.m. with Rev. Jeffrey Suhr and Rev. Micah Martin officiating. Burial will be at Highland Memorial Park. Online condolences may be made at

    www.muehlboettcher.com

    In Lieu of flowers a memorial fund is being established.

    The family wishes to thank Dr. James Haine, Affinity Hospice especially Nurse Yvonne and all the people from Home Health Care.

    Gilbert will be remembered as a hard working, devoted husband, father and grandfather.

Howard Edward Schroeder

M, b. April 4, 1921, d. July 19, 1996

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Family: Dorothy Ardell Russell (b. circa 1918, d. August 19, 1967)

Biography

  • Birth: Howard Edward Schroeder was born on April 4, 1921.
  • Death: He died on July 19, 1996, at age 75, in Menasha, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.

Gordon Schroeder

M, b. June 13, 1923, d. April 26, 1962

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Biography

  • Birth: Gordon Schroeder was born on June 13, 1923 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on April 26, 1962, at age 38, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Carlton Schroeder

M, b. April 11, 1922, d. December 20, 1996

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Family: Mary Beatrice Bullock (b. August 9, 1908, d. August 8, 1997)

Biography

  • Birth: Carlton Schroeder was born on April 11, 1922.
  • Death: He died on December 20, 1996, at age 74, in Arkansas.

Ethel Hockers

F, b. September 15, 1910, d. May 29, 1974

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Family 1: William Bos (b. February 17, 1909, d. August 1967)

Family 2: Wallace McMonagle (b. August 19, 1908, d. June 24, 1936)

Biography

  • Birth: Ethel Hockers was born on September 15, 1910 in Wrightstown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on May 29, 1974, at age 63, in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Mount Olivet Catholic Cemetery, De Pere, Wisconsin.

Mary DeNoble

F, b. circa 1886

Family: Louis Bernard Hockers (b. February 19, 1886, d. October 26, 1959)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary DeNoble was born circa 1886.

Patricia Geurts

F, b. March 23, 1939, d. October 19, 2002

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Biography

  • Birth: Patricia Geurts was born on March 23, 1939 in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on October 19, 2002, at age 63, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Mary Katherine Orovets

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Christopher Vandeyacht

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Ann Bekkers

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Ronald Schumacher

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Jennifer L Dersin

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Sherry Schumacher

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Family: Daniel Bahr

Daniel Bahr

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Donald Schumacher

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Dorothy M Schumacher

F, b. April 22, 1930, d. December 4, 2013

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Biography

  • Birth: Dorothy M Schumacher was born on April 22, 1930 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Earl H Schroeder were married on August 29, 1953.
  • Death: Dorothy M Schumacher died on December 4, 2013, at age 83.
  • Burial: She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Dorothy Schroeder, age 83, passed away at Appleton Medical Center on Wednesday evening, December 4, 2013, following an illness. Dorothy was born in Appleton on April 22, 1930, daughter of the late George and Beatrice (Archambeau) Schumacher. On August 29, 1953, she married Earl Schroeder, Sr. The couple spent fifty-five wonderful years together until Earl's death in 2008. They were blessed with five children: Earl (Debra) Schroeder Jr. of Greenville; Cynthia (Larry) Nussbaumer of Appleton; Michael (Rumi) Schroeder of Hilbert; Ricky (Michele) Schroeder, Sr. of Appleton; Pamela (Don) Nielson of Forest Junction; her grandchildren: Laura Schroeder, Lisa (Ken) Krause, Eric Schroeder, Kim (Clint) Seidl, Terry (Arry) Nussbaumer, Nicole Nussbaumer, Kayla Schroeder, Joshua Schroeder, Ashley Schroeder, Emelia Schroeder, Allyn Schroeder, Ricky Schroeder, Jr., Dale (Wendy) Nielson, Amy (Robert) Ruelle, and Jenny Nielson; twenty three great-grandchildren; a sister: Dora Smith of Appleton; three sisters-in-law: Nancy Schroeder, Joan Schroeder, and Ann Schumacher; and a longtime and dear friend: Adris Butler. Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Earl, a son Gary (Lee) Schroeder, a sister Betty Dreier, a brother Robert Schumacher, and brothers-in-law Kenneth Smith, Robert Schroeder, Norbert Schroeder, Rich Gloudemans, and Larry Dreier.

    Dorothy enjoyed traveling around the country and spending time outdoors at the cottage. There she loved to feed the wild animals, walk her dogs, camp, fish, and make an occasional visit to the casino. Most of all, she loved spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Her family meant the world to her, and she will be dearly missed by all who loved her.

    The Christian Funeral for Dorothy will be held at 3:00 PM on Saturday, December 7, 2013 at ST. PAUL EV. LUTHERAN CHURCH, 302 N. Morrison Street in Appleton, with Rev. Kenneth Frey officiating. Burial will take place in Highland Memorial Park. Friends may call at the church on Saturday afternoon from 1:00 PM until the time of the service. Online condolences may be expressed at www.wichmannfargo.com.

Earl H Schroeder

M, b. March 4, 1927, d. April 30, 2008

Biography

  • Birth: Earl H Schroeder was born on March 4, 1927 in Town of Center, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Dorothy M Schumacher were married on August 29, 1953.
  • Death: Earl H Schroeder died on April 30, 2008, at age 81.
  • Burial: He was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Dora L Schumacher

F, b. October 15, 1922, d. February 4, 2015

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Family: Kenneth G Smith (b. June 4, 1917, d. January 24, 1999)

Biography

  • Birth: Dora L Schumacher was born on October 15, 1922 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Kenneth G Smith were married on June 4, 1941 in St Therese Church, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Dora L Schumacher died on February 4, 2015, at age 92, in Racine, Racine Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Dora L. Smith

    Dora Smith, age 92, passed away at a Racine hospital on Wednesday, February 4, 2015. Dora was born October 15, 1922, in Appleton, daughter of the late George W. and Bernadette (Archambault) Schumacher. She married Kenneth Smith on June 4, 1941 at St. Therese Catholic Church in Appleton; Ken preceded her in death on January 24, 1999.

    Dora is survived by her daughter: Carolyn (Daniel) Hechel of Mount Pleasant and by a son: James Smith. There are seven grandchildren: Brian Hechel, Karen (Ben) Blythe, Thomas Hechel, Katie Hechel, Renee Smith, Jimmy Smith, and Nicole Smith. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Ken, a daughter Barbara Jean, a brother, and two sisters.

    The funeral liturgy for Dora will be held on Friday, February 6, 2015, at 11:30 AM at ST. PIUS X CATHOLIC CHURCH, 500 W. Marquette Street in Appleton. Friends are invited to gather at the church on Friday morning from 9:30 AM until the time of the mass. A private burial will take place at St. Joseph Cemetery.

    Memories of Dora and condolences for the family may be shared by visiting www.wichmannfargo.com.

Kenneth G Smith

M, b. June 4, 1917, d. January 24, 1999

Family: Dora L Schumacher (b. October 15, 1922, d. February 4, 2015)

Biography

  • Birth: Kenneth G Smith was born on June 4, 1917.
  • Marriage: He and Dora L Schumacher were married on June 4, 1941 in St Therese Church, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Kenneth G Smith died on January 24, 1999, at age 81.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Peter John Bekkers

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