Age 83, went peacefully to be with her Lord and Saviour on Tuesday, April 10, 2001 at her home. She was born on February 15, 1918 in Irwin, Washington , spent the early part of her life in Idaho, and moved to Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan where she married John D. Kniskern. They moved to Appleton in 1976 to be near their daughter Sue and son-in-law Dennis. She enjoyed cooking, needlework, and caring for her family. She devoted her life to her Lord and was an active member of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Appleton.
She will be sadly missed by her son Bill (Arlene) Kniskern of Winnipeg, Canada; her daughter Sue (Dennis) Santkuyl of Freedom; many grandchildren as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband John, one brother Lester Johnston, and a sister Sadie (Phil) Blood.
Funeral services will be conducted on Friday April 13, 2001 at 11:00 AM at Wichmann Funeral Home with Pastor Patrick M. Ryan officiating. Interment will take place at Union Cemetery in Kaukauna. Friends may call at the Wichmann Funeral Home on Thursday from 4-8 PM and also on Friday at the funeral home from 10:00 AM until the time of the services. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund is being established.
WICHMANN FUNERAL HOME
537 North Superior Street