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Sarah Odle Burgoyne

F, b. May 26, 1887, d. August 31, 1963

Parents

Family: John George VanLier (b. August 1, 1890)

Biography

  • Birth: Sarah Odle Burgoyne was born on May 26, 1887 in Howard, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and John George VanLier were married on June 12, 1917 in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Sarah Odle Burgoyne died on August 31, 1963, at age 76, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Marie VanLanen

F, b. February 7, 1916, d. August 21, 2010

Parents

Family 1: Norbert VanGheem (b. July 5, 1914, d. November 29, 1969)

Family 2: William Cornelius Smits (b. December 7, 1914, d. June 19, 2007)

Biography

  • Birth: Marie VanLanen was born on February 7, 1916 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Norbert VanGheem were married on September 22, 1937.
  • Marriage: Marie VanLanen and William Cornelius Smits were married on March 1, 1973.
  • Death: Marie VanLanen died on August 21, 2010, at age 94, in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Marie Van Gheem-Smits, 94, passed away Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010, in De Pere, at Rennes Health Center. She was born on Feb. 7, 1916, in De Pere, to the late Anton and Anna (Hermes) Van Lanen. Marie attended grade school only at St. Boniface.
    Marie married her first husband, Norbert (Jack) Van Gheem, on Sept. 22, 1937. He preceded her in death on Nov. 29, 1969. She then married William C. Smits, Sr. on March 1, 1973. He preceded her in death June 9, 2007.
    Marie was active with the Whirl-a-Way square dance club for over 50 yrs. She also was a member of St. Boniface Christian Mothers, Catholic Women's Club, Bellin's Concerned Heart Club and spent 19 years volunteering at Woodside Lutheran Home for the library. She also was a frequent visitor at Rennes Health Care and Renaissance Assisted Living. Marie was an ardent gardener and canned her produce. She was an accomplished cook and seamstress. She also did knitting, tatting, crocheting and embroidery. She was a fisherwoman, and if there was only one perch in the water, she caught it.
    She is survived by her children, Gary Van Gheem (Ann), Payson, Ariz.; Jan Fox, Ashwaubenon; and Mary Kay (Jim) Prescott, Magalia, Calif.; two grandchildren, four great-grandchildren; three stepchildren, JeanAnn (Richard) Faltynski, Appleton; Mary Ann (Jerry) Williems, De Pere; and Bill, Jr. (Sandy) Smits, Green Bay; eight stepgrandchildren and 11 stepgreat-grandchildren. She further survived by two brothers, Lloyd (Ellen) Van Lanen and Jerry (Roseann) Van Lanen; five sisters, Loretta Hansen, Lorraine Gersek, Doris DeBruin, Dorothy (Ira) Thiry and Jean (Darrel) Molzahn.
    Marie is preceded in death by son-in-law, James L. Fox, in 1992; her first husband, Norbert (Jack), in 1969, and his eight siblings; her second husband, Bill in 2007, and his six siblings; two sisters and four brothers, numerous nieces and nephews.
    Burial has taken place and a Memorial Mass will be held at a later date. Please go to www.ryanfh.com to express online condolences to the family.
    Thanks to everyone at Rennes and Unity Hospice for her excellent care.
    Please no flowers. Donations can be made in her name to Brown County NEW Zoo (4378 Reforestration Rd., Suamico, WI, 54173) or to the Bay Area Humane Society and Animal Shelter (1830 Radisson, Green Bay, WI, 54302).
    The RYAN FUNERAL HOME of De Pere, is assisting the family.

Albert Henry DeRuyter

M, b. September 11, 1878, d. 1939

Parents

Family: Mary Louise Kleuskens (b. March 9, 1885, d. May 12, 1942)

Biography

  • Birth: Albert Henry DeRuyter was born on September 11, 1878.
  • Death: He died in 1939, at age ~61.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Mary Louise Kleuskens

F, b. March 9, 1885, d. May 12, 1942

Parents

Family: Albert Henry DeRuyter (b. September 11, 1878, d. 1939)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary Louise Kleuskens was born on March 9, 1885 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on May 12, 1942, at age 57, in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Anna DeRuyter

F, b. 1895, d. 1969

Parents

Family: Leonard Berken (b. March 16, 1895, d. April 28, 1971)

Biography

  • Birth: Anna DeRuyter was born in 1895.
  • Death: She died in 1969, at age ~74.
  • Burial: She was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Leonard Berken

M, b. March 16, 1895, d. April 28, 1971

Parents

Family: Anna DeRuyter (b. 1895, d. 1969)

Biography

  • Birth: Leonard Berken was born on March 16, 1895.
  • Death: He died on April 28, 1971, at age 76.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Nicholas Berken

M, b. April 11, 1897, d. January 12, 1975

Parents

Family: Veronica Rose Nackers (b. August 22, 1901, d. March 8, 1939)

Biography

  • Birth: Nicholas Berken was born on April 11, 1897 in West DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Veronica Rose Nackers were married on June 24, 1924 in Wrightstown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Nicholas Berken died on January 12, 1975, at age 77, in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Veronica Rose Nackers

F, b. August 22, 1901, d. March 8, 1939

Parents

Family: Nicholas Berken (b. April 11, 1897, d. January 12, 1975)

Biography

  • Birth: Veronica Rose Nackers was born on August 22, 1901 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Nicholas Berken were married on June 24, 1924 in Wrightstown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Veronica Rose Nackers died on March 8, 1939, at age 37, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Judith Montonati

F, b. July 18, 1945, d. October 23, 1999

Parents

Family 1: James Weese

Biography

  • Birth: Judith Montonati was born on July 18, 1945 in Neenah, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on October 23, 1999, at age 54, in Waukee, Dallas Co, Iowa.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Anthony Ambrosius

M, b. July 1963, d. 1963

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Anthony Ambrosius was born in July 1963 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died in 1963, at age ~0.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Joseph Ambrosius

M, b. June 1964, d. 1964

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Ambrosius was born in June 1964 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died in 1964, at age ~0.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Richard C Hermans

M, b. 1910, d. September 20, 1966

Parents

Family: Johanna H VanLanen (b. June 29, 1912, d. September 14, 1989)

Biography

  • Birth: Richard C Hermans was born in 1910.
  • Death: He died on September 20, 1966, at age ~56.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Johanna H VanLanen

F, b. June 29, 1912, d. September 14, 1989

Parents

Family: Richard C Hermans (b. 1910, d. September 20, 1966)

Biography

  • Birth: Johanna H VanLanen was born on June 29, 1912.
  • Death: She died on September 14, 1989, at age 77.
  • Burial: She was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Nickolaus Turriff

M, b. July 10, 1994, d. July 10, 1994

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Nickolaus Turriff was born on July 10, 1994.
  • Death: He died on July 10, 1994, at age 0.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Benjamiin Turriff

M, b. July 10, 1994, d. July 10, 1994

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Benjamiin Turriff was born on July 10, 1994.
  • Death: He died on July 10, 1994, at age 0.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Lucus Turriff

M, b. July 10, 1994, d. July 10, 1994

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Lucus Turriff was born on July 10, 1994.
  • Death: He died on July 10, 1994, at age 0.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Jonah Turriff

M, b. July 10, 1994, d. July 10, 1994

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Jonah Turriff was born on July 10, 1994.
  • Death: He died on July 10, 1994, at age 0.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, DePere, Wisconsin.

Allison Sprangers

F

Parents

  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Jenna Leitermann

F

Parents

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

Cameron Semrow

M

Parents

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

Simon Thomas Sprangers

M

Parents

  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Genevieve Peeters

F

Parents

Family: Roland Smits (b. March 8, 1930, d. June 13, 2009)

  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Barbara Smits

F

Parents

  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Steve VanEgeren

M

Parents

  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America

Karen Smits

F

Parents

  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: America