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Jeff Scray

M, b. November 22, 1965, d. January 1, 1993

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Biography

  • Birth: Jeff Scray was born on November 22, 1965 in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on January 1, 1993, at age 27.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Olivet Catholic Cemetery, De Pere, Wisconsin.

Dorothy VanderKelen

F, b. September 6, 1923, d. April 19, 1987

Family: Merlin Matzke (b. May 27, 1920, d. August 16, 1991)

Biography

  • Birth: Dorothy VanderKelen was born on September 6, 1923.
  • Death: She died on April 19, 1987, at age 63.

Dennis Matzke

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Patricia Ann VanBeek

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra

Wayne Earl Matzke

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra

Randall John Matzke

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra

Sharon Ann Matzke

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra

Dorothy Nell Aerts

F, b. April 2, 1924, d. February 11, 2017

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Family: Donald R Matzke (b. September 5, 1923, d. December 10, 1988)

Biography

  • Birth: Dorothy Nell Aerts was born on April 2, 1924 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Donald R Matzke were married in June 1946.
  • Death: Dorothy Nell Aerts died on February 11, 2017, at age 92, in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Mount Olivet Catholic Cemetery, De Pere, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Dorothy Nell Matzke, 92, De Pere, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Saturday evening February 11, 2017. Dorothy was born in De Pere on April 2, 1924 to the late Fred and Frances (VerHeyen) Aerts.
    She married Donald Matzke in June of 1946, he preceded her in death on December 10, 1988. She and Don were lifelong residents of De Pere. She enjoyed her flowers and gardening but took great pride in making beautiful ceramics. Dorothy enjoyed watching her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren excel in their many activities, she was always there to cheer them on.
    Survived by her children: Linda (Russ) Wiese, Greenleaf; Sandy (Tom) Eifler, Green Bay; and Leon (Judy) Matzke, Sturgeon Bay; her grandchildren: Andrea (Don) Socha, Daryl (Sara) Eifler, Brian (Shelly) Wiese, Brett (Rachel) Eifler, Amanda (Jamie) Johnson.
    Dorothy's great grandchildren: Kayla & Ryan Socha, Dalton & Hayden Wiese, Mya & Rylie Eifler, Beckett & Easton Johnson and Taylor Verhagen
    Her siblings: Loretta Thyssen, Marge Buresh, Bill Aerts, Rosemary McVey, Bette Mae Jones, Jean McVey, Pat Geurts and Gerry VandenBogart, as well as members of Don's family survive her.
    In addition to her husband, Don, she was preceded in death by her two children, Darrell and Larry Matzke, sisters, Alice VandeHei, Ceil Cornelissen and Janice Beyer.
    Family and friends may call at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish Family, De Pere after 9:00AM Saturday February 18, 2017 until the Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00AM with Fr. Benny Jacob O.Praem. officiating.

    Green Bay Press Gazette Feb 13 2017.

Frederick Aerts

M, b. October 25, 1896, d. July 31, 1979

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Family: Frances Verheyen (b. March 20, 1901, d. January 31, 2001)

Biography

  • Birth: Frederick Aerts was born on October 25, 1896 in Town of Lawrence, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on July 31, 1979, at age 82, in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Frances Verheyen

F, b. March 20, 1901, d. January 31, 2001

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Family: Frederick Aerts (b. October 25, 1896, d. July 31, 1979)

Biography

  • Birth: Frances Verheyen was born on March 20, 1901.
  • Death: She died on January 31, 2001, at age 99, in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Linda Lou Matzke

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Sandra Matzke

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Leon Matzke

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Darrell Matzke

M, b. September 12, 1950, d. February 11, 1951

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Biography

  • Birth: Darrell Matzke was born on September 12, 1950.
  • Death: He died on February 11, 1951, at age 0.

Lawrence R Matzke

M, b. January 3, 1957, d. June 21, 1980

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Biography

  • Birth: Lawrence R Matzke was born on January 3, 1957.
  • Death: He died on June 21, 1980, at age 23, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Robert John Brosig

M, b. February 26, 1925, d. November 26, 2011

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Biography

  • Birth: Robert John Brosig was born on February 26, 1925 in Bellevue, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Erna Marie Matzke were married on September 7, 1946 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Robert John Brosig died on November 26, 2011, at age 86.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Olivet Catholic Cemetery, De Pere, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Robert J. Brosig, 86, De Pere, passed away Nov. 26, 2011. He was born Feb. 26, 1925, in Bellevue, to the late Paul and Nellie (Vanden Langenberg) Brosig. On Sept. 7, 1946, he married Erna Matzke at St. Mary Church in De Pere.

    He was a self-employed mason contractor and operated Brosig Brothers Construction with his brother, Richard. Robert loved music, especially singing and playing the guitar, sports, deer hunting, Cribbage and the Packers.

    He is survived by his children, Ken (Janet) Brosig, Tom (Robin Midcalf) Brosig, Gayle (Bob) VandenPlas and Kim (special friend, Jeff Kielpikowski) Brosig; former daughter-in-law, Janet Sassone; and former son-in-law, Mark Pinkert; 12 grandchildren, Rob, Scott, Jenny, Theresa, Ebony, Joe, Randy, Nicole, Ashley, Tony, Shannon and Cindy; 14 great-grandchildren, with one more on the way; sisters-in-law, Marie "Tina" Brosig, Dorothy Matzke, Pat Matzke; brothers-in-law, Russ Matzke, Sylvester Jankowski, Don Gazella; special friend, Sam Nooyen; and many nieces and nephews.

    Robert was preceded in death by brothers (spouses), Ervin (Shirley), Bernard (Geraldine), Richard (Rosie), Paul and Donald; two sisters, Florence "Toots" (Al) Umentum and Carole (Chubby) Van Ermen.

    Family and friends may call Tuesday, Nov. 29, from 9:30 a.m. until the hour of Mass at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 220 S. Michigan St., De Pere. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday at the church with Fr. Richard Getchel officiating. Burial in Mt. Olivet Catholic Cemetery, De Pere. Cotter Funeral Home and Cremation Services, De Pere, is assisting the family. Online condolences may be expressed at www.cotterfuneralhome.com.

    In lieu of flowers, donations will be accepted for local hospice agencies.

    The family would like to extend a special thank you to Tonia Pinkert, Sheila Steinfeldt, Ruth Durkee, Heartland Hospice and the staff at Angel's Touch for their care and concern shown to Dad.


    Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from November 27 to November 28, 2011.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Kenneth Joseph Brosig

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Thomas John Brosig

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Family 2: Robin Midcalf

  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Gayle Ann Brosig

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Kim Marie Brosig

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Leona Mae Cady

F, b. December 21, 1928, d. July 13, 2006

Biography

  • Birth: Leona Mae Cady was born on December 21, 1928.
  • Marriage: She and Robert Joseph Matzke were married on November 27, 1947 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Leona Mae Cady died on July 13, 2006, at age 77.

Robert Earl Matzke

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Dianna Lynn Matzke

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Family 1: James Gicas

James Gicas

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John Jay Kersten

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  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena