Paula J. Depner, 69, Appleton passed away peacefully at Brewster Village on February 14, 2017. She was born to the late Orin and Lorraine (Stedl) Manteufel in Manitowoc, WI. on January 27, 1948. She graduated from Appleton West. She worked as a AODA Counselor at Bellin for 20 plus years, a job she took great pride in. She enjoyed crafting, making wreaths, and painting were her favorite things to do in her free time.
She is survived by her daughter; Kim Van Eperen, brothers; Dennis (Sandy) Manteufel, Charles (Julie) Manteufel, Robert (Kellie) Manteufel, and Jeffrey (Tammy) Manteufel. Grandchildren; Andrew (Molly) Longworth, Sarah (fiancé Billy Schommer) Longworth, three great grandchildren; Liam and Emma Longworth and Evelyn Schommer. One brother-in-law; Ernest “Butts” Paltzer along with many nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents, one sister Sally Paltzer and one brother Larry Johnson.
A private family service will be held at a later date.
Family would like to thank the staff at Appleton Retirement Community, Brewster Village, and Theda Care at Home Hospice for all the great care they gave Paula.
Online condolences can be made at www.wichmannfargo.com