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Alvin J (Jim) Schilcher

M, b. November 7, 1948, d. February 16, 2016

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Biography

  • Birth: Alvin J (Jim) Schilcher was born on November 7, 1948.
  • Death: He died on February 16, 2016, at age 67.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Nicholas Cemetery, Freedom, Wisconsin.
  • Note: A.J. "Jim" Schilcher, 67, of Freedom, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Tuesday, February 16, 2016. He was born on November 7, 1948, son of Alvin and Emilye (Courtney) Schilcher. Jim and Carol were married on December 13, 1969. They enjoyed 46 years of marriage together and were blessed with four daughters and 12 grandchildren.

    Jim worked at Kay Distributing for 27 years, and was currently employed by Lamers as a school bus driver. He truly loved driving school bus and looked forward to seeing all of the children on his route each day. Jim's greatest love was his family. His family and grandchildren meant the world to him.

    Jim is survived by his wife of 46 years, Carol; daughters: Jennifer Schilcher, Emily (Jim) Duescher, Ericka (Tim) Wolff, and Maggie (Jeff) DeCoster; grandchildren: Jacob (Jessica Thiele), Amber and Mason Schilcher, Owen, Abby and Hadley Duescher, Noah, Ethan, Ella and Maddy Wolff, Emma and Drew DeCoster; his mother, Emilye (Len) Brumbaugh; siblings: Paul, Charles, Tom (Lisa), and Patrick (Jen) Schilcher, Sally Hugley and Christine Wadzinski; brother-in-law, Dick (Peggy) Bunn and sister-in-law, Betty Thomas; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

    He was preceded in death by his father, Alvin; father and mother-in-law, Clifford and Helen Thomas; brothers and sisters-in-law: Judy (George) Berg, Mary Beth Bunn and Bruce Thomas; a nephew, Andy Bunn and a niece, Sarah Reilly.

    Funeral services for Jim will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 21, 2016, at the Verkuilen-Van Deurzen Family Funeral Home FREEDOM LOCATION, N3972 Columbia Ave., Freedom. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Sunday from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the service. Interment will be in St. Nicholas Cemetery, Freedom. In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established. For online condolences, please visit www.verkuilenfh.com.

    The family would like to sincerely thank the Freedom First Responders for their efforts.

    Jim cherished his lifelong friendship with Bruce and Brenda Ceneski.



    Dear Papa,

    We will cherish the time that we got to spend with you, the rides in your bug car, the endless hugs and kisses and the memories. You are forever in our hearts. We love you!



    Dad,

    We were beyond blessed to have such a caring, giving and loving Father in our lives. Thank you for always being there for us. We love you!



    Jim,

    You were taken too soon. I love you. Carol.

Gerald Joseph Ambrosius

M, b. January 17, 1946, d. January 9, 2013

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Biography

  • Birth: Gerald Joseph Ambrosius was born on January 17, 1946 in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He was married on June 11, 1966.
  • Death: He died on January 9, 2013, at age 66.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Richard Hertel

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Amie Brouillard

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Julie Wettengel

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Ryan Wettengel

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Jason Wettengel

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Lindsay Weber

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Family: Michael Emer

Shannon Weber

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Judith Lynn Park

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Daniel Schlenz

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Ashley Marie Park

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Chersti Lynn Park

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Aubree Lee Park

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Steven Zurawski

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Peter Mathijs Gielen

M, b. November 22, 1868, d. August 7, 1966

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Family: Antonette Henrica (Lorella) Verhoeven (b. February 21, 1871, d. July 17, 1939)

Biography

  • Birth: Peter Mathijs Gielen was born on November 22, 1868 in Venraij, Limburg, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Antonette Henrica (Lorella) Verhoeven were married on October 24, 1899 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Peter Mathijs Gielen died on August 7, 1966, at age 97, in Beltrami County, Minnesota.

Mathias A Gielen

M, b. May 9, 1902, d. December 18, 1982

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Biography

  • Birth: Mathias A Gielen was born on May 9, 1902 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on December 18, 1982, at age 80.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

John Gielen

M, b. April 30, 1905, d. February 1983

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  • Birth: John Gielen was born on April 30, 1905.
  • Death: He died in February 1983, at age 77.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Jeanette Gielen

F, b. circa 1906

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  • Birth: Jeanette Gielen was born circa 1906.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Clarence Herman Gielen

M, b. September 26, 1911, d. August 25, 1985

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Biography

  • Birth: Clarence Herman Gielen was born on September 26, 1911.
  • Death: He died on August 25, 1985, at age 73, in Minnesota.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Dorothy J Gielen

F, b. June 27, 1913, d. August 31, 1984

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Family: Ernest Clifford Charnley (b. August 13, 1910, d. August 28, 1993)

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  • Birth: Dorothy J Gielen was born on June 27, 1913.
  • Death: She died on August 31, 1984, at age 71, in Minnesota.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

John McGinnis

M, b. circa 1902

Family: Leota Greenwood (b. circa 1902)

Biography

  • Birth: John McGinnis was born circa 1902.