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Mathias Brendel

M, b. July 23, 1699, d. February 6, 1792

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Family: Johanna Franziska Wilck (b. January 23, 1704, d. March 19, 1773)

Biography

  • Birth: Mathias Brendel was born on July 23, 1699 in Wakdthurn, Bavaria.
  • Marriage: He and Johanna Franziska Wilck were married on January 26, 1723 in Sturzelbronn, Moaelle, France.
  • Death: Mathias Brendel died on February 6, 1792, at age 92, in Memmelshoffen, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France.

Johanna Franziska Wilck

F, b. January 23, 1704, d. March 19, 1773

Family: Mathias Brendel (b. July 23, 1699, d. February 6, 1792)

Biography

  • Birth: Johanna Franziska Wilck was born on January 23, 1704 in Sturzelbronn, Moaelle, France.
  • Marriage: She and Mathias Brendel were married on January 26, 1723 in Sturzelbronn, Moaelle, France.
  • Death: Johanna Franziska Wilck died on March 19, 1773, at age 69, in Memmelshoffen, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France.

Truman Willard Lyman

M, b. circa 1870

Family: Lucy Emily Phillips (b. circa 1870)

Biography

  • Birth: Truman Willard Lyman was born circa 1870.

Lucy Emily Phillips

F, b. circa 1870

Family: Truman Willard Lyman (b. circa 1870)

Biography

  • Birth: Lucy Emily Phillips was born circa 1870.

James Herman

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Joseph Leonard Mitchell

M, b. September 19, 1942, d. October 4, 2012

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Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Leonard Mitchell was born on September 19, 1942 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He was married on December 16, 1967 in Holy Name Church, Kimberly, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on October 4, 2012, at age 70, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Joseph Leonard Mitchell, 70, passed away on Thursday, October 04, 2012 at Cherry Meadows in Appleton. Joe was born at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Appleton, on September 19, 1942, to the late Leonard and Bethel "Dolly" Mitchell. A 'fast-stepping cross country man", he received nine letters in sports and was third in state in cross country and the mile for Kimberly High School. Graduating in 1960, Joe took classes at St. Norbert College and then joined the United States Army, eventually serving under the Assistant Chief of Staff for Force Development in the Pentagon. He was honorably discharged in February 1964. On December 16, 1967, Joe married Judith Ann Koehler at Holy Name Church in Kimberly. They lived and raised their family in Menasha. Joe enjoyed hunting and fishing. Joe and Judy also enjoyed traveling throughout the United States and especially their time in California, where they bought a winter home in Palm Springs. Judy preceded him in death in October 1999. As author, instructor, and speaker for the paper industry, much of Joe's career was spent traveling throughout the United States and Canada. Although rated at 100% disabled by the Department of Veterans Affairs, Joe functioned as a member or officer of many organizations. Joe was president of AAL Branch 119, secretary of Fox Community Credit Union, and president and proud member of the Swamp Angels. Other activities included work with Xerox, TAPPI (Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry), CUMIS (Credit Union Members Insurance Society) and IBFI (International Business Forms Industry). Joe was also an active member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Menasha, where he served as elder. Joe is survived by his two children, Steven (Dina) Mitchell, Town of Menasha, and Barbara (Marvin) Howard, Minneapolis, MN; a grandson, Hunter, and a granddaughter, Gabrielle, Town of Menasha; brothers, Michael(Janet) Mitchell, Antigo; David (Maria)Mitchell, Robert (Kay) Mitchell, and Randy Mitchell, all of Kaukauna, Daniel (Nancy) Mitchell, Appleton; a sister, Linda (Wayne) Houlberg, Oak Ridge, TN; a brother-in-law and sister-in-law, John (Kay) Boettcher, and an uncle, Stanley Prue, Denver, CO; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Funeral services, with military rites will be held on Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 2:30 PM at the Lewin Funeral Home, Fremont. Pastor Stephen Pope will officiate. Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery, Fremont. Visitation will be held on Sunday, at the funeral home, from 1:00 PM until the time of service. A memorial fund has been established for Multiple Sclerosis Research.

Judith Ann Koehler

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Family: Joseph Leonard Mitchell (b. September 19, 1942, d. October 4, 2012)

Angela Felton

F, b. 1870, d. 1887

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Biography

  • Birth: Angela Felton was born in 1870.
  • Death: She died in 1887, at age ~17.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Mary Cemetery, Black Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Barbara Renate Endrulat

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Finn Thomsen

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Michael Egan

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Carol Jo Corcoran

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Tony Host

M, b. June 12, 1945, d. March 3, 2013

Family: Mary Hammill

Biography

  • Birth: Tony Host was born on June 12, 1945.
  • Death: He died on March 3, 2013, at age 67.

Clarence Korth

M, b. September 28, 1926, d. September 18, 2015

Family: Geraldine Wieck (b. December 17, 1929, d. September 10, 2011)

Biography

  • Birth: Clarence Korth was born on September 28, 1926 in Embarrass, Waupaca Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Geraldine Wieck were married on May 7, 1949 in Shawano, Shawano Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Clarence Korth died on September 18, 2015, at age 88.
  • Note: Korth, Clarence

    On September 18, Clarence Robert Frederick Korth passed away peacefully with his family by his side just 10 days before his 89th birthday. Clarence was born in Embarrass, Wisconsin on September 28, 1926 to Emil and Bertha (Barkow) Korth. Bertha died when Clarence was only two months old and he was raised for a short time by his Aunt Ida and Uncle Robert Kriewaldt until his father married Agnes Krubsack.

    Clarence attended Embarrass Grade School. He graduated from Clintonville High School and entered the army in 1944. He was stationed at Fort McClellan Alabama; afterwards he participated in the Philippine Campaign. He was sent to Japan as part of the Occupational forces and was stationed about 30 miles from Hiroshima. At the end of his tour, he was an instructor at West Point Academy in New York until his discharge in 1946. Upon returning from the service he worked for Fourwheel Drive and then Northern Upholstery Company.

    He married Geraldine (Wieck) Korth, May 7, 1949. They moved to Appleton in 1955. He then worked for Sell Upholstery until he purchased the business and Korth Upholstery was established. In 1990, the business was sold to his son and he continued working with Bob until he "retired" at the age of 80. Clarence encouraged and shared his love for fishing, hunting and bowling with his grandchildren. He never missed an opportunity to enjoy watching his grandchildren and great grandchildren participate in any activity they were involved in. At the time of his death he was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church of Appleton.

    Clarence and Geri had three children. He is survived by a son Robert (Nancy Korth), and his daughters; Barbara (Frank) Calmes, and Brenda (Richard) Warning, grandchildren; Paul (Kim) Calmes, Shannon (Geoff) Barber, Aaron (Michelle) Warning, Jessica (Bryan) Chrzastowski, Robert (Nicole) Korth, Michelle (Nate) Klapoetke, and Tim (Brittany) Korth. He was proud to tell everyone he had 16 great grandchildren; Stephanie, Tina, David, Jericho, Morgan, Hailey, Alex, Mason, Kianna, Makayla, Brayden, Jacob, Beau, Landen, Easton, and little Madelyn. He is also survived by his brother-in-law, Lyle Wieck, numerous relatives and friends.

    He was preceded in death by his wife, Geri, parents, sister and brother-in-law; Merna and Carston Koeller; sister-in-law, Lois Wieck, brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Gordon and Joyce Wieck.

    A funeral service for Clarence will be held at noon on Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at The Chapel at Wisconsin Veterans Home in King with Pastor Mark Henke of Bethany Lutheran Church officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday at The Chapel beginning at 10:00 am until the time of service. Full military honors will be presented by King, and interment will be at Zion Lutheran Cemetery in Embarrass for all those wishing to attend.

    In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund is being established for Kings Veterans Home Legends of the Lake I at Ainsworth Hall.

    Clarence's family extends a special thank you to the very compassionate and loving staff on Ainsworth 1 unit at King. His family is grateful for the exceptional care he received during his stay.

    "The Lord called dad home because he needed his seats redone."

Susan J Neuberger

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Family: Bruce Steger

Timothy C Geenen

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Sharon L Koerner

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Robert C Heinz

M, b. March 29, 1928, d. December 14, 2017

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Biography

  • Birth: Robert C Heinz was born on March 29, 1928.
  • Marriage: He was married on April 23, 1954.
  • Death: He died on December 14, 2017, at age 89, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Robert C. Heinz, 89, of Appleton died Thursday, December 14, 2017 at St. Elizabeth Hospital. He was born in Appleton, March 29, 1928, son of the late Claude Sr. and Anna (Helein) Heinz. Robert married Marie Will on April 23, 1954.

    Robert served his country in the U.S. Navy at the end of WWII aboard the USS Antietam. He worked at Kimberly Clark and was a member of the Breakfast Optimist Club of the Fox Valley Robert sold ice cream from the "Red Bus" throughout the Fox Valley for many years. He took great pride in puttering with and manicuring his lawn to perfection. He enjoyed attending the Farmers Market. Roberts greatest enjoyment came from the time spent with his family, especially his grandchildren and great grandchildren.

    Robert is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Marie; his nine children: Jim, Appleton, Julianne (John) Spanjers, Rosemount, MN, Joel (CrystalRose), Appleton, John, Appleton, Jeanine (Mike) Main, Dale, Jeffery (Ann Marie), Menasha, Jennifer Boyle, Neenah, Jay (Lisa), Appleton, and Jerry, Appleton; 19 grandchildren: Nicole, James, Valerie, Patrick, Spencer (Caitlin), Lauren (Kyle), Trevor, Noel, Mitchell, Garrett, Anthony, Sara (Brad), Steven (Jessica), Sean (Stacy), Jasper, Austen, Rosalyn, Elizabeth and Violet; seven great grandchildren: Aireanna, Baylyn, Kaleb, Ann Marie, David, Maddie, Aubrey, and Tiana; He is further survived by two sisters: Dee (Gerald) Captain, Appleton and Shirley (Ronald) Dollevoet, Florida. Robert was further preceded in death by his son, Jody and a brother, Claude Jr.

    In keeping with his wishes, a private family service for Robert will be held.

    Robert's family would like to extend a special thank you to the Appleton Fire Department First Responders, Gold Cross Ambulance, and the entire staff at both St. Elizabeth Hospital ER and ICU, especially Joe, Kyle and Diane, for all of the care and compassion shown.

Claude A Heinz

M, b. December 25, 1930, d. March 1, 2010

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Claude A Heinz was born on December 25, 1930.
  • Marriage: He was married on August 7, 1954.
  • Death: He died on March 1, 2010, at age 79.
  • Burial: He was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: March 2, 2010


    Heinz, Claude A.


    Claude A. Heinz, Appleton, on March 1, 2010, Claude went to his eternal home. He died in the arms of his loving family, after a seventeen-month illness. Claude was born on Christmas Day, 1930, son of the late Claude and Anna (Helein) Heinz of Appleton. He attended high school in Appleton, and on August 7, 1954, married the former Carol Pagel. Their fifty-five year marriage was blessed with two sons, Mike and Greg. Claude was employed for forty years by the Kimberly-Clark Corporation, where he was a member of the Quarter Century Club. He retired on January 1, 1990. In his younger years, he was an accomplished ice skater and received many awards. He also enjoyed roller skating. Over the years he was also involved in the WELS Boy Pioneer program, as well as ushering at church. Claude was a "master tinkerer," and his favorite hobby was working on older cars, fixing just about anything, and woodworking. He also enjoyed polka music. He was also an avid fan of the Packers and Badgers, rarely missing a game.

    He is survived by his wife of fifty-five years: Carol Heinz of Appleton; two sons: Mike Heinz and Greg Heinz, both of Appleton; a brother, Robert (Marie) Heinz of Appleton; two sisters: Dee (Jerry) Captain of Appleton and Shirley (Ron) Dollevoet of Florida; a sister-in-law, Jan (Don) Laabs of Beaver Dam; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

    Claude was preceded in death by his parents and by Carol's parents Otto and Adeline Pagel. Claude will be greatly missed by his loving family.

    The Christian Funeral for Claude will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 4, 2010, at ST. MATTHEW EV. LUTHERAN CHURCH, 129 S. Mason Street in Appleton, with Rev. Thomas Mielke officiating. Entombment will be at Highland Memorial Park. Friends may call directly at the church on Thursday morning from 9:30 a.m. until the hour of the service.

    Carol, Mike and Greg would like to thank all of Claude's physicians and nurses who took such great care of him during his illness. Thanks also to each of the caregivers from ThedaCare At Home, whose special care and concern permitted Claude to remain at his own home.

    Wichmann Funeral Home

    537 N. Superior Street

    Appleton 920-739-1231

    Online condolences

    www.wichmannfargo.com.

Carol Pagel

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Family: Claude A Heinz (b. December 25, 1930, d. March 1, 2010)

Delores Heinz

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Gerald Captain

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Zachary James Manders

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John Helein

M, b. April 1, 1896, d. March 25, 1981

Parents

Family: Elsie Marie Louise Zocholl (b. September 28, 1897, d. December 4, 1982)

Biography

  • Birth: John Helein was born on April 1, 1896 in Black Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Elsie Marie Louise Zocholl were married in July 1922.
  • Death: John Helein died on March 25, 1981, at age 84.
  • Burial: He was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.