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Blackie Tocarchick

M, b. circa 1940, d. yes

Family: Linda Sachs

Biography

  • Birth: Blackie Tocarchick was born circa 1940.
  • Death: He died yes.

Beatrice Ann Sachs

F, b. October 21, 1937, d. November 6, 1937

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Beatrice Ann Sachs was born on October 21, 1937.
  • Death: She died on November 6, 1937, at age 0.

Michael Nicholas Gonnering

M, b. May 16, 1875, d. July 8, 1940

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Biography

  • Birth: Michael Nicholas Gonnering was born on May 16, 1875 in Greenleaf, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on July 8, 1940, at age 65.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Mary Cemetery, Greenleaf, Wisconsin.
  • Note: The Rev. Michael Gonnering, 65, Pastor of Holy Cross Catholic Church of Mishicot from 1926 to 1932, died early today in an Appleton hospital after an illness of several weeks. Since 1932 he had been Pastor at St. Mary's Church in Stockbridge. Services will be held at 9:30 a.ml Thursday at St Mary's in Stockbridge with burial in the cemetery at East Wrightstown, his birth place.
    Father Gonners was born May 16, 1875 at East Wrightstown, Brown county, eldest of 11 children. At 16 he entered Green Bay Business College and graduated inbusiness practice. After taking a course in Latin from his pastor, hetook a classical course at St. Lawrence College at Mt. Calvary Wis., and the entered the Benedictine College of St Merihard Indiana. In 1902 he went to Europe and finished his course if Philosophy and Theology at the University of Fr. Bourgh, Witzerland under the Dominican Fathers. There he was ordained to the priesthool in July 1905 and had an audiece with the Pope.
    After he returned to the United States, Father Gonnering was appointed Assistant at St. Johns church in Green Bay and also served as Assistant pastor at Antigo. His first pastorate was at Candon in 1906, where he organized a new congregation and built a new church. He also built cchurches in two of the seven missions which he served in that vicinity. In Sept 1911 he was named by Bishop Fox to pastorate at Black Creek an two mission at Navanion andSholocton. At Black Creek he also organized a parish of Polish, French, German and Bohemians and built a church. Following this he was named to take charge at Clintonville, where he remained for four years and was then transferred to Mishicot where he took charge of Holy Cross church. He observed his silver Jubilee in the summer of 1930.
    Survivors are four brothers and two sisters, Peter of Green Bay, John of Crygal Minn. and Val & William of East Wrightstown, two sisters; Mr. E. Gussert of Green Bay and Mrs. Albert Ethier of Argyle Minn.
    9-28- 1932 Mantiowoc Hearld Times: The Rev. Michael Gonnering, pastor at St. Mary's Catholic church at Stockbridge has returne from a two month tour of Europe. While in Rome he was present at three audiences given by Pope Piux XI. He was a passenger on the steamer, Europa" which made the trip from Bremen Germany to New York in four and a half says. Father Gonnering was formerly pastor at Holy Cross Mishicot.
  • Ordination: He was ordained on July 23, 1906 in Priest.

Anna Daul

F, b. May 26, 1871, d. February 1968

Parents

  • Father: John Daul (b. February 2, 1850, d. August 16, 1919)
  • Mother: Otillia Kauth (b. May 1, 1855, d. November 13, 1923)

Family: Mathias Leick (b. February 10, 1866, d. 1936)

Biography

  • Birth: Anna Daul was born on May 26, 1871 in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Mathias Leick were married on October 15, 1894 in Marathon County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Anna Daul died in February 1968, at age 96, in Phillips, Price Co, Wisconsin.

Peter Gonnering

M, b. circa 1850, d. June 24, 1887

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Peter Gonnering was born circa 1850.
  • Death: He died on June 24, 1887 in Brown County, Wisconsin.

Ruth Mary Gonnering

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Allen E Sinkeler

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Michael Diny

M, b. July 15, 1848, d. May 23, 1883

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Biography

  • Birth: Michael Diny was born on July 15, 1848 in Trier, Trier, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.
  • Death: He died on May 23, 1883, at age 34, in Brown County, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Mary Cemetery, Greenleaf, Wisconsin.

Peter Diny

M, b. June 29, 1852, d. May 10, 1931

Parents

Family: Maria Theresa Schabel (b. March 31, 1855, d. January 21, 1936)

Biography

  • Birth: Peter Diny was born on June 29, 1852 in Meurich, Trier-Saarburg, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.
  • Marriage: He and Maria Theresa Schabel were married on June 26, 1883 in Neosho, Dodge Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Peter Diny died on May 10, 1931, at age 78, in Stevens Point, Portage Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Peter Diny, 78, father of Peter M. Diny, Appleton, died Sunday morning at Stevens Point after an illness of about a week with pneumonia. Mr. Diny had been living with another son, REv. Joseph N. Diny, pastor of St. Mary church, Custer.

    Mr. Diny was born in Germany and came to Wisconsin in 1865, where he settled on a farm in Brown Co. In 1908 he moved to Wrightstown.

    Survivors are the widow, four sons, three daughters; B. H. Diny, Chicago, Peter M. Diny, Appleton, Rev. Joseph N. Diny, Custer, F.M. Diny, Greenleaf, Sister M. Carlotta, Jefferson, Sister M. Bethalena, and Sister M. Romana, St. Francis.

    Requiem mass will be sung at St. Mary church, Custer, at 10 o'clock Tuesday morning. The body will be taken to Greenleaf where funeral services will be held at 10 o'clock Wednesday morning, with burial in the Catholic Cemetery there.
  • Immigration: He immigrated in 1865.

Magdalena Mary Diny

F, b. March 10, 1853, d. October 21, 1939

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Magdalena Mary Diny was born on March 10, 1853.
  • Death: She died on October 21, 1939, at age 86, in Greenleaf, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Nicholas Diny

M, b. December 1860, d. 1904

Parents

Family: Kunigunda Schabel (b. 1853, d. 1925)

Biography

  • Birth: Nicholas Diny was born in December 1860 in Prussia.
  • Death: He died in 1904, at age ~44, in Greenleaf, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Mary Cemetery, Greenleaf, Wisconsin.

Margaretha Diny

F, b. December 6, 1862, d. May 7, 1887

Parents

Family: John Beaver (b. 1874, d. 1952)

Biography

  • Birth: Margaretha Diny was born on December 6, 1862.
  • Marriage: She and John Beaver were married on January 19, 1886 in Brown County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Margaretha Diny died on May 7, 1887, at age 24.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Mary Cemetery, Greenleaf, Wisconsin.

Maria Theresa Schabel

F, b. March 31, 1855, d. January 21, 1936

Parents

Family: Peter Diny (b. June 29, 1852, d. May 10, 1931)

Biography

  • Birth: Maria Theresa Schabel was born on March 31, 1855 in Ottenbach, Göppingen. Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
  • Marriage: She and Peter Diny were married on June 26, 1883 in Neosho, Dodge Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Maria Theresa Schabel died on January 21, 1936, at age 80, in Osman, Manitowoc Co, Wisconsin.

Bernard Henry Diny

M, b. April 14, 1884, d. September 1967

Parents

Family 1: Catherine Dwire (b. 1879, d. August 8, 1963)

Family 2: Delia Bridgetta Conroy (b. August 1, 1874, d. April 3, 1912)

Biography

  • Birth: Bernard Henry Diny was born on April 14, 1884 in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Delia Bridgetta Conroy were married on March 3, 1908 in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Bernard Henry Diny died in September 1967, at age 83.

Mary Therese (Sister Clarette) Diny

F, b. August 24, 1888, d. June 10, 1959

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Mary Therese (Sister Clarette) Diny was born on August 24, 1888.
  • Death: She died on June 10, 1959, at age 70, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.
  • Occupation: She was a Lake Drive Franciscan Sister, Milwaukee.

Elizabeth (Sister Bertheline) Diny

F, b. March 9, 1890, d. October 17, 1978

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Elizabeth (Sister Bertheline) Diny was born on March 9, 1890 in Greenleaf, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on October 17, 1978, at age 88.
  • Occupation: She was a Lake Drive Franciscan Sister, Milwaukee.

Celia (Sister Ramona) Diny

F, b. September 1894, d. November 7, 1932

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Celia (Sister Ramona) Diny was born in September 1894 in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on November 7, 1932, at age 38, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.
  • Occupation: She was a Lake Drive Franciscan Sister, Milwaukee.

Bonnie Lewandowski

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Parents

Family 1: William Leonard

Family 2: James Richard Fisch (b. April 20, 1926, d. August 10, 1992)

James Richard Fisch

M, b. April 20, 1926, d. August 10, 1992

Parents

Family: Bonnie Lewandowski

Biography

  • Birth: James Richard Fisch was born on April 20, 1926 in Menasha, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on August 10, 1992, at age 66, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: James R. Fisch, 819 S. Joseph St. Appleton, Age 66, died Mon. Aug. 10, 1992 at home following a courageous bout with cancer. He was born Apr. 20, 1926 in Menasha. He attended St. Mary Parochial School and graduated from Marquette University as an Electrical Engineer. He at first worked in the electrical power industry as an electrical design engineer, and then worked in the paper industry as a process control design engineer on various projects across the country as well as Canada and Mexico. He received commendations from Kimberly-Clark Corp. for various process control projects he headed in the 1960's while working in their Staff Engineering Dept. (several new pulp mills, first de-inking plant, several paper mill expansions, and first off-machine coater). He then entered the field of sales; was a recipient of the Worthington Corporation's annual President's National Award for Sales Excellence twice; in 1975 was awarded in Paris, France the Worthington Corporations "National Salesman of the year Award"; was the Worthington Area Sales Manager in this area of seven states for almost ten years. Prior to his death he was president of Jamesway Industrial Sales, Inc. which he organized in 1985. He served two years in the Army Air Force during 1944-46; was a past member of Marquette University Alumni Association; Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers; Junior Chamber of Commerce in which he was Public Affairs Committee Chairman, a member of the board of directors and State Director; Lake States Section of the Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry; Fox River Valley Section of the Instrument Society of America in which he also was a past president, and the American Legion. At one time or another he was very active bowling in which he received an ABS award, fishing, golfing, hunting, skiing, and scouting in which he was a past Cub Scout Master. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Jan Marie and his father, John A. Fisch of Menasha. Survivors include his wife, Bonnie; seven children: Mrs. Jeff (Jane) Rufe, Appleton; Mrs. Ronald (JoAnn) Drews, Appleton; Jeanne, Overland Park, Kansas; and Mrs. Kelly (Jennifer) Heffernon, Appleton; John, Milwaukee; Joseph, Milwaukee and James E. at home; two grandchildren; Beth Drews and John Heffernon; his mother, Mrs. John A. Fisch, Menasha; three sisters: Betty, Menasha; Mrs. William (Marlene) Nytes, Kaukauna; and Mrs. Mario (Mary) Vetta, Milwaukee. The memorial services will be private.

Suzanne Lewandowski

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Parents

Family: Thomas Niesen (b. January 23, 1935, d. May 28, 2000)

Thomas Niesen

M, b. January 23, 1935, d. May 28, 2000

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Thomas Niesen was born on January 23, 1935 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on May 28, 2000, at age 65, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Jacqueline Lewandowski

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Michael Reardon

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Deborah Lewandowski

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Stanley Brill

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