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Lavina Young

F, b. July 15, 1893, d. November 14, 1965

Parents

Family: Louis Joseph Lorge (b. July 6, 1888, d. April 8, 1961)

Biography

  • Birth: Lavina Young was born on July 15, 1893 in Town of Liberty, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Louis Joseph Lorge were married on October 19, 1911.
  • Death: Lavina Young died on November 14, 1965, at age 72, in Bear Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Joseph Young

M, b. March 19, 1895, d. October 24, 1964

Parents

Family: Veronica Mary Lorge (b. August 20, 1901, d. November 6, 1985)

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Young was born on March 19, 1895 in Maple Grove, Manitowoc Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Veronica Mary Lorge were married on April 18, 1922 in Bear Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Joseph Young died on October 24, 1964, at age 69, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Peter Young

M, b. March 30, 1897, d. November 5, 1978

Parents

Family: Mildred Mable Bricco (b. April 7, 1909, d. August 31, 1985)

Biography

  • Birth: Peter Young was born on March 30, 1897 in Maple Grove, Manitowoc Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on November 5, 1978, at age 81, in New London, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

John Young

M, b. April 7, 1899, d. May 26, 1969

Parents

Family: Julia M Lorge (b. December 3, 1912, d. September 18, 2000)

Biography

  • Birth: John Young was born on April 7, 1899 in Maple Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Julia M Lorge were married on May 21, 1934.
  • Death: John Young died on May 26, 1969, at age 70, in Bear Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Almira M Young

F, b. March 3, 1904, d. September 24, 1985

Parents

Family: Marion M Finger (b. March 25, 1907, d. September 23, 1979)

Biography

  • Birth: Almira M Young was born on March 3, 1904 in Maple Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on September 24, 1985, at age 81, in New London, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Kathryn M Young

F, b. November 8, 1908, d. February 16, 1997

Parents

Family: Everett Carl Spoehr (b. October 25, 1910, d. September 21, 1987)

Biography

  • Birth: Kathryn M Young was born on November 8, 1908 in Maple Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Everett Carl Spoehr were married on October 25, 1932 in Bear Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Kathryn M Young died on February 16, 1997, at age 88, in New London, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Edith Young

F, b. February 5, 1912, d. December 31, 1971

Parents

Family: Willard Joseph Jarvais (b. May 29, 1914, d. October 26, 2006)

Biography

  • Birth: Edith Young was born on February 5, 1912 in Maple Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Willard Joseph Jarvais were married on September 21, 1933 in Bear Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Edith Young died on December 31, 1971, at age 59.

Roy Robert Young

M, b. February 22, 1916, d. April 4, 1991

Parents

Family: Anita M Burton (b. May 13, 1918, d. January 27, 1992)

Biography

  • Birth: Roy Robert Young was born on February 22, 1916 in Maple Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Anita M Burton were married on June 24, 1936 in New London, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Roy Robert Young died on April 4, 1991, at age 75, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Louis Joseph Lorge

M, b. July 6, 1888, d. April 8, 1961

Parents

Family: Lavina Young (b. July 15, 1893, d. November 14, 1965)

Biography

  • Birth: Louis Joseph Lorge was born on July 6, 1888 in Bear Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Lavina Young were married on October 19, 1911.
  • Death: Louis Joseph Lorge died on April 8, 1961, at age 72, in Bear Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Earl J Lorge

M, b. August 28, 1920, d. June 19, 1991

Parents

Family: Josephine Balthazor (b. April 4, 1921, d. June 21, 1989)

Biography

  • Birth: Earl J Lorge was born on August 28, 1920.
  • Marriage: He and Josephine Balthazor were married on May 14, 1940 in Bear Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Earl J Lorge died on June 19, 1991, at age 70, in Clintonville, Waupaca Co, Wisconsin.

Victor J Lorge

M, b. July 25, 1925, d. November 12, 1994

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Victor J Lorge was born on July 25, 1925 in Bear Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He was married on August 6, 1946 in New London, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on November 12, 1994, at age 69, in Bear Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Vivian Lorge

F, b. April 26, 1923, d. September 11, 2009

Parents

Family: Melvin W Spence (b. December 5, 1921, d. May 16, 1991)

Biography

  • Birth: Vivian Lorge was born on April 26, 1923 in Bear Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on September 11, 2009, at age 86.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Mary Cemetery, Bear Creek, Wisconsin.
  • Note: September 12, 2009


    Spence, Vivian


    Vivian Spence, age 86, passed away on Friday, September 11, 2009, with family at her side. Vivian was born in Bear Creek on April 26, 1923, to Louis and Alvina Lorge and graduated as Valedictorian of Bear Creek High School in 1941. She married Melvin W. Spence at St. Mary's Church and together they raised three sons and a daughter. After a brief time farming, Vivian and her husband Mel ran Central Meat Market in Clintonville from 1949 until 1958. Then from 1961 - 1999 ran Spences Market in Bear Creek. Vivian worked as a manager and clerk adding Grandma's Deli in her later years making many special dishes for their customers. She worked in the store along with her son William well into her 70s. While working in the store she also cared for her sick mother-in-law Mabel, her brother Earl, and husband Melvin. She often cared for other relatives and friends and provided meals plus a comforting supportive place for them to live.

    Vivian was a devoted member of St. Mary's Parish serving as member of the Parish Council, sacristan, lector, Eucharistic minister and leader of Morning Prayer. She worked at the St. Mary's Sauerkraut Festival until age 85. Her strong faith sustained her in many difficult times. Vivian loved her bible study group, bridge club, travel, and visits with friends and relatives. She enjoyed entertaining babies and children of all ages. Vivian delighted in learning new things. She was a writer, a story teller, and a community resource person.

    Vivian is survived by her sons: William (Kathleen) Spence, Bear Creek; Stan (Catherine Fontanazza) Spence, Milwaukee; Robert (Susan) Spence, Lake Geneva; and her daughter, Sister Stephanie Spence, ANG, Keshena; her six grandchildren: Jacqueline (fiance Tim Nielsen) Jennifer (Rob) Bultman, Jodi Spence (Michele Last), Janet (Mike) Huebner, Benjamin Spence, Tony (Heather) Spence; and seven great-grandchildren: Jessy, Jill, and Jenna Surprise, Spencer and Mitchell Bultman, Nicholas and Anna Huebner, and Teegan and soon-to- be-born Hadley Spence; one sister, Frances Knack, Waupaca; three sister-in-laws: Norma Fuhrman, Neenah; Rosemary (Allen) Paul, West Bend; Marion Lorge, Bear Creek; many nieces and nephews and special family friends: Pamela Spence, Sister Carmelyn Gentrup, Gail Swanke, Jon Surprise, friends in the community and all who called her "Grandma Vivian."

    Vivian was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin; her parents; her sisters: Florence Jarvais, Jeanette Wright; her brothers, Earl and Victor Lorge.

    A Mass of Resurrection will be celebrated on Monday, September 14, 2009, at 11 a.m.at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Bear Creek. Friends may visit at the Cline & Hansen Funeral Home in New London on Sunday, September 13, 2009, from 3-7 p.m., a 6:30 p.m. prayer service will be held. Visitation will also be held at the church on Monday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. The family is accepting donations on Vivian's behalf to St. Mary's Church front landscaping fund and Hospice.

    The family would like to thank the staff of New London Family Medical Center and ThedaCare Hospice for their compassionate care of our mother and all the family and friends who visited her during the final days of her illness.

    Cline & Hanson

    Funeral Home

    209 W. Cook St.

    New London 920-982-3232

    www.clinehanson

    funeralhome.com.

Jeanette Lorge

F, b. April 9, 1928, d. July 23, 2000

Parents

Family: Lester H Wright (b. June 16, 1921, d. January 26, 2004)

Biography

  • Birth: Jeanette Lorge was born on April 9, 1928.
  • Marriage: She and Lester H Wright were married on November 30, 1950.
  • Death: Jeanette Lorge died on July 23, 2000, at age 72.

Frances Lorge

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Parents

Family: Otto C Knack (b. September 10, 1925, d. March 19, 2005)

Florence Lorge

F, b. October 10, 1917, d. April 16, 1981

Parents

Family: Henry F Jarvais (b. January 28, 1916, d. April 9, 1990)

Biography

  • Birth: Florence Lorge was born on October 10, 1917 in Bear Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on April 16, 1981, at age 63, in New London, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Mary Cemetery, Bear Creek, Wisconsin.

Henry F Jarvais

M, b. January 28, 1916, d. April 9, 1990

Parents

Family: Florence Lorge (b. October 10, 1917, d. April 16, 1981)

Biography

  • Birth: Henry F Jarvais was born on January 28, 1916.
  • Death: He died on April 9, 1990, at age 74.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Mary Cemetery, Bear Creek, Wisconsin.

Josephine Balthazor

F, b. April 4, 1921, d. June 21, 1989

Family: Earl J Lorge (b. August 28, 1920, d. June 19, 1991)

Biography

  • Birth: Josephine Balthazor was born on April 4, 1921 in Two Rivers, Manitowoc Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Earl J Lorge were married on May 14, 1940 in Bear Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Josephine Balthazor died on June 21, 1989, at age 68, in Clintonville, Waupaca Co, Wisconsin.

Rojene Lorge

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Eugene Lorge

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Marian M McClone

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Patricia Lorge

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Kathryn Lorge

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Michael Lorge

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Stephen Lorge

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Kevin Lorge

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