John Paltzer

John Paltzer

Male 1950 - 2020  (69 years)

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  • Name John Paltzer 
    Born 26 Oct 1950  Appleton, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Graduation Xavier High School, Appleton Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 19 Mar 2020 
    • Freedom - John A. Paltzer, age 69, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, March 19, 2020. John was born on October 26, 1950 in Appleton, Wisconsin, the son of the late Jacob and Leona (Sell) Paltzer. John was a graduate of Xavier High School. Following his education, John served his country for two years in the Army and was honorably discharged. From there he was gainfully employed with the same employer for 46 years.

      On October 13, 1973, John married his wife Brenda (Duffek) Paltzer and their marriage was blessed with 2 children. John was a generous, loving, caring devoted husband, father, grandfather and friend. He was a member of St. Nicholas church in Freedom. John enjoyed woodworking - creating and sharing these masterpieces with others, spending time outdoors, gardening - specifically growing vegetables in his garden, attending sporting events and most of all, spending time with his family.

      John is survived by his loving wife of 46 years, Brenda, his daughter Michelle (Paul) Ramus and their children Brayden, Morgan & Emilyn, and his son, Jeremy (Kelly) Paltzer and their children William and Connor; siblings Jacob (Joyce) Paltzer, Barb (Harvey) Bloedow, Joe (Kelly) Paltzer, Jerry (Vicki) Paltzer, Debbie (Clint) Werth, Diane (Russ) Martindale; parents-in-law Tom and Delores Duffek, brothers-in-law Richard Duffek and Steve (Robin) Duffek, and sister-in-law Jody (Pat) Cota; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and friends. John was preceded in death by his parents and numerous aunts and uncles.

      Due to the public health situation, Private family services will be held at this time. The service will be live streamed on the Verkuilen-Van Deurzen Family Funeral Home Facebook Page starting at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 24, 2020. A public celebration of life will be held at a later date and will be announced in a future edition of the Post Crescent. In lieu of flowers a memorial is being established. For online condolences, please visit:

      The family would like to extend a special thank-you to the first responders, paramedics and the Outagamie Sheriff's Department for their quick response, their efforts and support.

      Thank you John for your love, caring and all the fun times we have had throughout the years. You are the best husband, father and grandfather we could ask for.

      Until we meet again.


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    Person ID I134849  Little Chute Historical Society
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2020 

    Father Ancestors Jacob Henry Paltzer,   b. 08 Nov 1920,   d. 23 Oct 2006  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Ancestors Leona Mary Sell,   b. 31 Oct 1921, Chilton, Calumet Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Dec 2016, Town of Grand Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 25 Aug 1948  Chilton, Calumet Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F53519  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Living 
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    Family ID F53521  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Oct 1950 - Appleton, Outagamie, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - - Xavier High School, Appleton Link to Google Earth
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