Ronald James Helms
M, b. December 12, 1932, d. October 12, 2017
- Birth: Ronald James Helms was born on December 12, 1932 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
- Death: He died on October 12, 2017, at age 84, in Illinois.
- Note: Ron Helms, 84, of Roscoe, IL passed away Thursday, October 12, 2017. He was born on December 12, 1932 in Appleton, WI, son of Edwin and Ruth (Van Heuklon) Helms. He was a US Navy veteran, specializing in undersea warfare. He received a B.S. from University of Wisconsin in 1959, and a B.S. from Michigan State University in 1961. He was a landscape contractor in the Chicago NW suburbs for several decades, and owner of R.J. Helms Landscape Company.
He is survived by his wife, Irene (Stachowicz) Helms; children, Marie (Cliff) Gardiner, Kristen (Karl) Lewis, Michael (Laura) Helms, and Kathy Lee; grandchildren, Jonathon Lewis, Andrew Lewis, and Liam Gardiner; sisters, Marilyn Kern, Kate Helms, Shirley Richardson, Leone (Jack) Hahneman, Maggie (Don) Warner, Edwina (Chuck) Schueler, Ruth Anne Stiemke, and Crystal Helms; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded by his parents and sister, Rita (Don) Van Elzen.
Services will be held at 3:00pm on Saturday, October 21, 2017 in St. Mary Church, 312 S. State St., Appleton, WI 54911
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Published in Appleton Post-Crescent on Oct. 19, 2017.
Ralph H Gunther
M, b. April 2, 1933, d. September 15, 1988
- Birth: Ralph H Gunther was born on April 2, 1933.
- Death: He died on September 15, 1988, at age 55.
William Alexander Rankin
M, b. January 13, 1928, d. November 10, 2002
- Birth: William Alexander Rankin was born on January 13, 1928 in Arkansas.
- Death: He died on November 10, 2002, at age 74.
- Burial: He was buried in King, Waupaca Co, Wisconsin.
Leona Anna Bunis
F, b. January 24, 1907, d. January 1, 1976
- Birth: Leona Anna Bunis was born on January 24, 1907.
- Death: She died on January 1, 1976, at age 68, in Chicago, Cook Co, Illinois.