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Gladys E. Van Susteren

November 28, 1916 — June 11, 2004

Gladys E. (Roesch) Van Susteren

Age 87, died on Saturday, June, 12, 2004 at Prairie Home Elder Services. Gladys was born in Appleton, Wisconsin on November 28, 1916, the daughter of the late Carl and Elizabeth (Dresang) Roesch. She married Stanley Van Susteren on August 7, 1937. Stanley preceded her in death on October 5, 1971, at 59 years of age. Gladys and Stanley lived in Chicago, Illinois for 20 years. They returned to Wisconsin in 1957 and lived in Little Chute. Following Stanley’s death, Gladys moved to Appleton. She will be greatly missed by her daughter, Marjorie (Donald) Schilleman, Appleton; her son, Michael (Kathleen) Van Susteren, Verona, WI; 5 grandchildren: Matthew and Jared Van Susteren, Verona; Diane (Steve) Barnett, Susan (Steven) Plach and David (Lisa) Schilleman, all of Appleton; and 6 great-grandchildren: Benjamin and Samantha Barnett; Hannah and Matthew Plach; Michael and Brian Schilleman. She was preceded in death by 3 brothers: Bill, George and Carl Roesch and her sister, Lucille Dachelet. The Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m., on Monday, June 14, 2004 at ST. JOSEPH CATHOLIC CHURCH, 410 West Lawrence Street, Appleton, with Rev. Larry Abler officiating. Visitors will be received at the church on Monday, June 14 from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service. The interment will be held at St. John Cemetery, Little Chute.

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