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Herman Hofacker

M, b. February 10, 1835, d. October 18, 1915

Parents

Family 1: Gertrude Scholten (b. October 1, 1834, d. April 25, 1876)

Family 2: Anna Catharina Praest (b. April 11, 1849, d. November 11, 1924)

Biography

  • Birth: Herman Hofacker was born on February 10, 1835 in Veen, Rheinland, Germany.
  • Marriage: He and Gertrude Scholten were married on May 8, 1864 in Menzelen, Rheinland, Germany.
  • Marriage: Herman Hofacker and Anna Catharina Praest were married on April 25, 1876 in Sonsbeck, Wesel, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
  • Death: Herman Hofacker died on October 18, 1915, at age 80, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.

Marie Hofacker

F, b. January 5, 1896, d. September 15, 1967

Parents

Family: Paul Joseph Lamm (b. June 14, 1895, d. April 30, 1966)

Biography

  • Birth: Marie Hofacker was born on January 5, 1896 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on September 15, 1967, at age 71, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Eleanor Hofacker

F, b. April 17, 1904, d. July 31, 1929

Parents

Family: Michael Edward Kettner (b. November 2, 1901, d. November 8, 1989)

Biography

  • Birth: Eleanor Hofacker was born on April 17, 1904 in Greenville, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on July 31, 1929, at age 25, in Hortonville, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Peter & Paul Cemetery, Hortonville, Wisconsin.

Sara Anne Pennings

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Chip J Janssen

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Carl Janssen

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Carol Lamers

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Robert Dorsey

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Family: Carol Lamers

Robin Lynn Green

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Charles Allan Ashton

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Alvin P Griesbach

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Charlene Young

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Family 2: Steve Babbitts

Richard Green

M, b. January 31, 1931, d. April 5, 2012

Biography

  • Birth: Richard Green was born on January 31, 1931 in Shawano County, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He was married on June 2, 1956.
  • Death: He died on April 5, 2012, at age 81, in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Richard C. Green, age 81, passed away on Thursday morning, April 5, 2012, at Parkside Care Center. Dick was born in Shawano County on January 31, 1931, son of the late Walter and Ella (Lutzow) Green. He graduated from Tigerton High School in 1949 and as a young man worked at the Deep Rock service station in Wausau. He entered the United States Air Force in 1951, and served actively for four years as well as being in the reserves for four years. On June 2, 1956, he married Verna Gast in Mattoon, and returned to work at the Deep Rock station, as well as Clean Towel Service. He was transferred to Appleton in 1966, and in 1977 began work at Miller Electric. He retired from Miller Electric in 1994. In his retirement he did some consulting work in the plastics industry and also delivered the Post Crescent to the carriers. Dick was a member of Johnston-Blessman Post #38 of the American Legion. He loved to read the newspaper, watch the Packers, and spend time with his wife, children, and grandchildren.

    Survivors include his wife: Verna Green of Appleton; three children: Scott (Terri) Green of Greenville; Timm (Jeannie) Green of Appleton; Robin (Steve) Van Grinsven of Appleton; eight grandchildren: Ryan Green and his fiancée Jaimy Rollo; Danielle (Andy) Trefethren; Aaron and his special friend Jenny; Jordan Green; Niki Green and her special friend Ryan; Gina Green and her special friend Tim; Katie Van Grinsven; and Eric Van Grinsven; a great-grandson: Carter; a sister: LaVonne (Lyle) Krull of Birnamwood; two sisters-in-law: Betty Green of Wausau and Lisa Palmer of Florida; and a brother-in-law: Dean Gast of Florida; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Dick was preceded in death by his parents, his in-laws Harvey and Lorena (Reinke) Gast; and brothers Wallace Green, Ken (Lois) Green, Jack (Lillian) Green, and Robert Green.

    The funeral service for Dick will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at FAITH LUTHERAN CHURCH, 601 E. Glendale Avenue. Full military honors will follow, and burial will take place at Highland Memorial Park. Friends may call at the church on Tuesday morning from 9:00 AM until the time of the service.



    The family would like to extend their sincere thanks to the staff at Parkside Care Center. Your kindness, thoughtfulness, and loving care will always be remembered by our grateful family.

Anthony Joseph DeBruin

M, b. March 5, 1903, d. December 8, 1984

Parents

Family: Ida Vandertie (b. January 3, 1897, d. March 23, 1989)

Biography

  • Birth: Anthony Joseph DeBruin was born on March 5, 1903 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Ida Vandertie were married on November 11, 1944.
  • Death: Anthony Joseph DeBruin died on December 8, 1984, at age 81, in Manitowoc, Manitowoc Co, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Aloysius Joseph DeBruin

M, b. April 8, 1899, d. December 8, 1984

Parents

Family: Dorothy Oakes (b. circa 1900)

Biography

  • Birth: Aloysius Joseph DeBruin was born on April 8, 1899 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Dorothy Oakes were married on June 22, 1926.
  • Death: Aloysius Joseph DeBruin died on December 8, 1984, at age 85, in Manitowoc, Manitowoc Co, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Christiaan VanKessel

M, b. February 25, 1819

Parents

Family: Petronella Giliams (b. May 25, 1817)

Biography

  • Birth: Christiaan VanKessel was born on February 25, 1819 in Herpen, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Petronella Giliams were married on November 4, 1852 in Herpen, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Petronella Giliams

F, b. May 25, 1817

Parents

Family: Christiaan VanKessel (b. February 25, 1819)

Biography

  • Birth: Petronella Giliams was born on May 25, 1817 in Nistelrode, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Christiaan VanKessel were married on November 4, 1852 in Herpen, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Johannes Zwaans

M, b. circa 1815

Parents

Family: Johanna DeLouw (b. circa 1815, d. August 4, 1861)

Biography

  • Birth: Johannes Zwaans was born circa 1815 in Berghem, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Johanna DeLouw were married on June 28, 1851 in Berghem, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Johanna DeLouw

F, b. circa 1815, d. August 4, 1861

Parents

Family: Johannes Zwaans (b. circa 1815)

Biography

  • Birth: Johanna DeLouw was born circa 1815 in Heesch, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Johannes Zwaans were married on June 28, 1851 in Berghem, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Johanna DeLouw died on August 4, 1861 in Berghem, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Joannes VanKessel

M, b. circa 1780

Family: Maria VanThiel (b. circa 1780, d. July 18, 1847)

Biography

  • Birth: Joannes VanKessel was born circa 1780.

Maria VanThiel

F, b. circa 1780, d. July 18, 1847

Parents

Family: Joannes VanKessel (b. circa 1780)

Biography

  • Birth: Maria VanThiel was born circa 1780.
  • Death: She died on July 18, 1847 in Herpen, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Wilhelmus Jacobus Giliam

M, b. December 29, 1795, d. January 6, 1862

Parents

Family 1: Anna Maria Bevers (b. March 16, 1781)

Family 2: Wilhelmina Verstegen (b. September 4, 1799)

Biography

  • Birth: Wilhelmus Jacobus Giliam was born on December 29, 1795 in 's-Hertogenbosch, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Anna Maria Bevers were married on February 16, 1817 in Nistelrode, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: Wilhelmus Jacobus Giliam and Wilhelmina Verstegen were married on August 29, 1837 in Nistelrode, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Wilhelmus Jacobus Giliam died on January 6, 1862, at age 66, in Nistelrode, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Anna Maria Bevers

F, b. March 16, 1781

Parents

Family: Wilhelmus Jacobus Giliam (b. December 29, 1795, d. January 6, 1862)

Biography

  • Birth: Anna Maria Bevers was born on March 16, 1781 in Nistelrode, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Wilhelmus Jacobus Giliam were married on February 16, 1817 in Nistelrode, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Theodorus Swaans

M, b. circa 1775, d. February 9, 1854

Parents

Family: Joanna Maria Brands (b. circa 1775, d. April 4, 1829)

Biography

  • Birth: Theodorus Swaans was born circa 1775.
  • Death: He died on February 9, 1854 in Berghem, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.